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Fire Mountain Inn

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700 Happy Hill Rd, Highlands, NC 28741-8527 See on map
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Pets Allowed
Accessible rooms
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a wonderful weekend at the Fire Mountain Inn from the delicious food to the hiking recommendations. It was truly over the top. We stayed in the Sassafras Treehouse room. It was perfect for the two of us with a very clean room, bathroom...More

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Reviewed 11 June 2018

Our second visit to Fire Mountain surpassed the first!! The addition of the Fire and Water Restaurant made this absolutely beautiful place the total package. Rooms are beautifully decorated and common areas are quiet and restful. The meals are creative and wonderfully presented. Hiram and...More

Thank Kengray
Response from Fire_Mountain, Owner at Fire Mountain InnResponded 11 June 2018

Dear Ken and Gray, Thank you for this great review. It was such a pleasure to have you back again and to see and experience the additions and changes we have made since your last visit. We are so glad you enjoyed your meals at...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

If you're looking for an escape from the cacophony of news and internet in our era, this might be the place for you. It's a self-contained sanctuary - peaceful and restorative if you are ready for it.

Thank Kevin D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We first went to Fire Mountain two years ago and returned this past weekend. The descriptions on the website were right-on and staying there was beyond expectation. We stayed in the Blue Moss cabin both times and loved it. It was clean and equipped with...More

Thank NazaIsaac
Response from Fire_Mountain, Owner at Fire Mountain InnResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Naza It was a pleasure to welcome you back for our second visit to Fire Mountain. We are truly grateful for all of our wonderful repeat guest. Thank you for joining us for dinner at Fire + Water and we are so pleased you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in the Cloud Climber room at the Inn for a long weekend. There are some stone steps to help you get to the room so make sure you can walk your suitcase/bag up a gently sloping hill. The view was great and just...More

Thank Cathy S
Response from Fire_Mountain, Owner at Fire Mountain InnResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Cathy, Thank you for your review. Your descriptions have truly captured what Fire Mountain is all about. I appreciate your kind words and so glad that you enjoyed your Dinner at Fire + Water. It is our pleasure to make sure our guest have...More

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Top amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Things to do
Hot Tub
Price range
US$ 234 - US$ 360 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Price range
US$ 234 - US$ 360 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Traveller (369)
Room & Suite (99)
Dining (24)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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Ginny H
15 May 2017|
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Response from MichaelP10424 | Reviewed this property |
I found the coordinates for the top of the hill where the cabins and lodge are located and checked on Google's elevation database. The elevation is 3695 ft. or 1126.3 meters.
5 September 2016|
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Response from Johnny M | Reviewed this property |
Prepared by a chef. Wonderful food and setting. We will definitely go back.
11 March 2016|
Response from DebbieS50 | Reviewed this property |
It is my understanding that only the cabins are dog friendly but check with the innkeepers to be sure.
Room Tips
"Rooms at the Inn are close to dining room, ice house, and library."
4 weeks ago
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"I'd recommend a sunset facing room. Also top floor so you don't hear footsteps."
14 Aug 2018
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"Can't go wrong.. all the rooms are great!"
29 Jul 2018
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"Talk to Hiram for your best accommodation options"
18 Jul 2018
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