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Locust, North Carolina
Reviewed 7 July 2015 via mobile

We visited Buttonwood Inn in July 2015. We found this inn very charming and the innkeeper most helpful. The property was very clean! We enjoyed the great breakfast each morning and getting to know the innkeeper Liz. She gave us recommendations for things to visit in this charming town. The room was very private and we had use of the...

2Thank Amymichelle85
Franklin, North Carolina
Reviewed 25 May 2015 via mobile

All places in Franklin were full, but its no wonder because I heard of buttonwood but never really thought about having someone stay there. Liz was a wonderful hostess. She made a marvelous breakfast like none I ever had before. This place is a pure treasure in the smoky mountains.

2Thank Wendy A
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 24 May 2015

We stayed 4 nights at the Buttonwood and found the accommodations just lovely. It was quiet and the bed was comfortable. There is a great back porch where you can spend hours in rocking chairs just relaxing. The breakfast was delicious and location perfect.

1Thank Libby55401
Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 13 December 2014

Liz was a gracious hostess! The inn was lovely, our room was comfortable, and the breakfasts were delicious. We stayed two nights, and the location was close and convenient to the Smokey Mountain Performing Arts Center, the venue which brought us to Franklin. Liz also gave us fantastic tips on places to see, events happening close by, and the best...

2Thank WhatsOccurrin
Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 20 November 2014

Great little bed and breakfast. Comfortable rooms. But the hostess Liz is what helped make our stay so pleasant as she was very personable and accommodating. Her breakfast was outstanding and very filling. And the inn is just down the road from the Smoky Mountain Performing Arts Center so iit was a quick to and fro to the show for...

1Thank Sandra A
Reviewed 5 November 2014

We spent 4 days at the Buttonwood in October. If you like antiques and things you remember from the 50s and 60s, it will be a trip down memory lane! Our bedroom was spacious and the mattresses were very comfortable. IT's an old building but well kept. Liz, the owner, serves good breakfasts (we had soufflés and quiches, hot muffins,...

1Thank Linda E
Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 22 October 2014

Buttonwood Inn is a clean, warmly decorated farmhouse in a beautiful mountain setting. The Innkeeper, Liz, is a wonderful cook and very helpful as she knows all about the area. She makes you feel welcome the minute you drive up. We stay at Buttonwood every year. This is the place to stay if you want to get away and relax....

1Thank Nancy S
Altavista, Virginia
Reviewed 19 October 2014

We visited Buttonwood Inn in Franklin, NC to view the fall foliage, check out the local gem mining, and to find a relaxing getaway. We had an enjoyable stay. Owner, Liz, was a wonderful host, very personable, and served a wonderful breakfast each day of our stay. We enjoyed the country charm of her home and will definitely visit again....

1Thank 95trish
Franklin, Wisconsin
Reviewed 14 October 2014

This was my first stay at a Bed and Breakfast and I didn't quite know what to expect.. The accomodations were very nice with a country atmosphere. Liz was very nice, friendly and made excellent breakfasts. I would highly recommend this bed and breakfast.

1Thank Colleen S
Smyrna, Tennessee
Reviewed 8 September 2014

The décor is true country. We had all three rooms between the 4 of us for three nights and the plentiful fresh home cooked breakfast started each day off just right. The golf course is maybe 30 yards off the back of the house. Very clean, convenient, WIFI, but no TV. The owner, Liz, was very pleasant. I'll stay there...

1Thank Joel P

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Additional Information about Buttonwood Inn

Address: 50 Admiral Dr, Franklin, NC 28734-1981
Region: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Mountains > Franklin
Price Range: ₹ 3,370 - ₹ 5,055 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“Since there were 2 friends on this trip, we took the room with 2 beds. All the beds have pretty quilts.”
 of 5 bubbles 627lindae, 5 Nov 2014 | Read review
“the larger room 2 doublebeds was very roomy with lots of windows, and a hidden view of the local golf course.”
 of 5 bubbles colleens538, 13 Oct 2014 | Read review
“The Dresden Room is my favorite!”
 of 5 bubbles glennisj, 16 Jan 2014 | Read review
“We stayed in room that was on back corner of house which was very quiet. However, the other rooms are probably quiet too because the house is good ways off the highway”
 of 5 bubbles waterteacher, 12 Nov 2013 | Read review
“stayed in the Amish room..... and was very pleased...!”
 of 5 bubbles kamiles2136, 3 Nov 2013 | Read review
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