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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You will be hard pressed to find a more beautiful place to visit in Banner Elk, North Carolina. Beverly Lait's Banner Elk Inn has everything you and your four- legged friend ever dreamed about........... beautiful landscaping, fireplaces, whirlpool baths. waterfalls, covered front porches equipped with rocking chairs, not to mention the bountiful breakfasts served every morning! We have visited the...

Thank scurlee7
BeverlyLait, Owner at The Banner Elk Inn, B&B and Cottages, responded to this review

Scrumptious title! It was a pleasure having you here as guests once again! Thank you! Beverly

Reviewed 28 October 2016

Beverly, we thoroughly enjoyed our stay at your B&B. The homemade lemon cake and wonderful cookies - which were snacks - were delicious. The breakfast of cottage cheese/fruit pancakes, beautiful tray of fresh fruit, breakfast bread, aaand muffins were outstanding! All on a beautifully set table. It's clear you work so hard to put all of yourself into your B&B....

Thank Eliza H
BeverlyLait, Owner at The Banner Elk Inn, B&B and Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you, Eliza, for your heartfelt and gracious review! I only wish you could have stayed longer! Beverly

Reviewed 18 October 2016

We have been staying here for over 10 years. Beverly and her staff are so accommodating, friendly and attentive. We have stayed in the cottages and The Bark House. We love The Bark House for the extra space with our two golden retrievers, having a kitchen and the front porch we all enjoy! Banner Elk is a hidden gem and...

Thank Amlovett
BeverlyLait, Owner at The Banner Elk Inn, B&B and Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you! It's always so great to see you two -- and of course your lovely Goldens!

Goldsboro,North Carolina
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Again, the Banner Elk Inn rates and deserves our highest praise! For the past 20 years we have been staying here for obvious reasons. Beverly is such a gracious and accommodating host, the rooms are always clean and tidy and did I mention the peacefulness and quiet. This is the great getaway spot, one that we will continue to visit...

Thank flyfisher2744
BeverlyLait, Owner at The Banner Elk Inn, B&B and Cottages, responded to this review

Thank you for that great review -- short and sweet -- just like I like it! It has been such a pleasure knowing you both throughout the years.

San Francisco, California
Reviewed 20 September 2016

We had a lovely stay at the Banner Elk Inn and Cottages. We stayed in Cottage B, and it was very nice. Large room, comfortable bed, nice to have a fully equipped kitchen (even though we didn't use it except for the fridge). We enjoyed a nice lunch one day on the deck with the trickle of the backyard waterfall...

Thank rehana329
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

I stay in the cottages twice a month and love being at this fabulous bed and breakfast so much that I've been a bimonthly regular for a year. The cottages are spacious. In addition to a superbly comfortable bed there is a sitting area, a breakfast area and a full kitchen as well as a jacuzzi tub. Outside there is...

Thank Prozacmd
Franklin, Tennessee
Reviewed 4 July 2016

We just returned from a brief but restful visit to the Banner Elk Inn. The Innkeeper, Beverly, made us feel welcome and "at home" from the moment we walked in the door. This historic home is well cared for; the guest rooms are inviting with unique furnishings that tell a story of love and wonderful life-experience. You will be in...

Thank jeannie_1024
BeverlyLait, Owner at The Banner Elk Inn, B&B and Cottages, responded to this review

Such a sweet review! Thank you! Beverly

Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

What a great B&B! And fantastic service! Beautiful grounds. There's a man-made water feature on the property & it offers such a soothing sound to all of the other wonderful sounds found in nature! The BarkHouse is perfect. Obviously pet friendly but does not at smell like a dog! The house is clean, comfortable and cozy!

Thank Cynthia2Review
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Reviewed 14 June 2016

My daughter and I went back for another fabulous weekend at Banner Elk Inn! Beverly is a wonderful hostess and made sure we were comfortable and had everything we needed. It is home away from home!!! I cannot recommend it enough!

Thank rosenqvistd
Mint Hill
Reviewed 30 May 2016

My wife and I spent Memorial Day week here. The location is within walking distance to anything in Banner Elk and easy driving distance to anything in Boone, Blowing Rock, Valle Cruis, Linville and the surrounding area. The Inn Keeper, Beverly is a very thoughtful owner/hostess. She just keeps on making the place more beautiful and customer friendly. In addition...

Thank Charles S

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Banner Elk Inn, B&B, Cottages, and Cabins -- a classic, Historic Inn, with 3 new luxurious cottages for two, a new Bark&Stone cabin for families and rental cabins. Winner of The People's Choice Award, #1 B&B in Avery County, the Inn offers perennial gardens/waterfalls & fountains/fireplaces/whirlpools/Private Baths/down comforters/cable TV/DVD library, snack bar & great breakfasts. Wireless available everywhere. In the heart of the High Country, near Grandfather Mountain, Sugar Ski Resort, Beech Mtn and Valle Crucis with easy level access. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Banner Elk Inn, B&B and Cottages

Address: 407 Main St E, Banner Elk, Banner Elk, NC 28604-9239
Region: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Mountains > Banner Elk
Price Range: ₹ 5,785 - ₹ 17,016 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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“The cottages and Bark House are great when the doggies are with you.”
 of 5 bubbles scurlee7, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“check the website”
 of 5 bubbles 156elizah, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“They are all different depending on your personal preference”
 of 5 bubbles Amlovett, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The cottages are great and private”
 of 5 bubbles flyfisher2744, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The cottages are very nice and new.”
 of 5 bubbles rehana329, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
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