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The Inn at Elk River

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875 Main St W Highway 194, Banner Elk, NC 28604-7719 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Housekeeping
2.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went for a family visit in the area and stayed at the Inn at Elk River with Hostess Darlene. The Inn, which sits on the edge of a large hill, has rooms with views of mountains. The room we stayed in was on the lower...More

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Response from jslowery, Owner at The Inn at Elk RiverResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your gracious review & your recent stay at the Inn at Elk River. There is no greater compliment we can hope for than returning guests and we appreciate your desire to become a loyal guest at our B&B! Our Innkeeper, Darlene is...More

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Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Second visit for my husband and me... a quick weekend get-away! A beautiful setting with an awesome view. Quiet and quaint. Darlene is a wonderful host! Makes sure we’re comfortable... and her breakfasts are the best! We look forward to our next stay!!More

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Response from jslowery, Owner at The Inn at Elk RiverResponded 14 August 2018

Thank you for your return visit and gracious review for your recent stay at the Inn at Elk River. There is no greater compliment we can hope for than returning guests and we appreciate your desire to become a loyal guest at our B&B! Our...More

Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

I booked a room on line and received a confirmation my reservation was made and confirmed. Later that day I received an email that there were no rooms available and my reservation was cancelled. When I called to find out why I was told they...More

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Response from jslowery, Owner at The Inn at Elk RiverResponded 1 August 2018

Thank you for your reservation with the Inn at Elk River in Banner Elk, NC and as we explained to you earlier, we truly regret that we were completely sold out of our 8 rooms when you booked your reservation a few days before your...More

Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

The food was wonderful! Had a pleasant stay. Everyone was very nice! Stayed in the Hickory Room. Room was always cleaned when I got back. I would definitely go back again next year! This was by far the best stay I’ve had anywhere!More

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Response from jslowery, Owner at The Inn at Elk RiverResponded 16 July 2018

Thank you for your gracious review & your recent stay at the Inn at Elk River. There is no greater compliment we can hope for than returning guests and we appreciate your desire to become a loyal guest at our B&B! Our Innkeeper, Darlene is...More

Reviewed 24 June 2018

Excellent accommodations! What a find! Darlene, the innkeeper was a gracious host-very helpful in making dinner recommendations, showing us around the inn, and making us feel welcome! Wonderful, relaxing views from decks overlooking mountains. Very close to Town of Banner Elk, and surrounding mountain towns,...More

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Response from jslowery, Owner at The Inn at Elk RiverResponded 16 July 2018

Thank you for your gracious review & your recent stay at the Inn at Elk River. There is no greater compliment we can hope for than returning guests and we appreciate your desire to become a loyal guest at our B&B! Our Innkeeper, Darlene is...More

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The Inn at Elk River in Banner Elk, NC is honored to have received a 2012, 2013 & 2014 Trip Advisor Award of Excellence! For the past several years, Trip Advisor has ranked the Inn at Elk River as one of the ...More top rated B&B facility in the NC High Country Mountain region, an honor that Innkeeper Darlene Calvert works very hard to maintain. The Inn is always spotless clean and fresh. The Inn has 8 rooms with private baths and a beautiful view of the NC mountains from the deck outside each room. Four of the eight rooms have working fireplaces for cool, cozy evenings. Room rates include a full breakfast for two prepared and served fresh each morning. The Inn at Elk River is an inviting Williamsburg Inn that has been owned and operated by three couples since 1996; John and Malinda Lowery, Bill and Loretta Dodgen and Richard and Ann Miller. Come and enjoy every season in Banner Elk N.C. As The Inn at Elk River is open year round and the hospitality will surpass your expectations. Come see for yourself why The Inn at Elk River has been highly rated as one of the best B&B's in the NC mountains by TripAdvisor for the past deveral years! Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$ 151 - US$ 160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Mountains > Banner Elk
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$ 151 - US$ 160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Mountains > Banner Elk
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Quinton T
Is it possible to pay for a room for the month the date would be December 13 through January 9 i will be working at sugar mountain ski resort and am looking for a place close by
21 August 2015
  • Response from jsloweryProperty representative
    Yes, we have rooms available to rent for the month & have had several ski staff from Sugar stay with us in years past. Please call our Innkeeper, Darlene Calvert to get special rate for monthly rental at (828) 898-9669....More
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Travelnanster
Do rooms have tubs?
21 October 2014
  • Response from jsloweryProperty representative
    Each of our 8 bedrooms has it's own private bathroom complete with a tub & shower, if that is your question. If you are referring to "hot tubs", we don't have those available. 4 0f our 8 bedroms has working fireplaces &...More
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"Upstairs rooms have the best views"
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"Upstairs room have the best views"
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"Rooms 1-4 are upper deck w/ no roof; rooms 5-8 are lower deck with a roof"
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"great nature setting, top floors have a great view with a secondary private entrance to a set of stairs..."
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