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Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

We were traveling the blue ridge parkway on our way to TN on a motorcycle trip. Ended up spending the night here and boy were we happy we did. The owners are some of the nicest people I've ever met. They have covered bike parking and offered use of tools and garage if we needed anything. The views are spectacular....

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MikeThrift, Owner at Skyline Village Inn, responded to this review

We sincerely thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. We hope you will come back to see us in the near future!

Reviewed 29 September 2016

After roughly 10 hours on a motorcycle, this overnight stop was perfectly located. We had electrical problems on one of our motorcycles and called ahead to let the staff know we would be a late check-in. The owner, Mike, called us back and said he had a trailer and tools and would be glad to come out and help since...

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MikeThrift, Owner at Skyline Village Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for sharing your thoughts with us Deon. We hope to see you and your group again in the near future!

Hendersonville, North Carolina
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

This place has been here since at least the fifties and the current owners have done such a great job with it. The rooms are small, but comfortable. Third floor has a balcony overlooking the valley below. Beautiful any time of year and awesome for full moons and/or fall foliage. Reserve ahead of time to be sure there is a...

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MikeThrift, Owner at Skyline Village Inn, responded to this review

Thanks Lisa for sharing your experiences with us. We really appreciate our customers and hope to see you again this year!

Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

My friend and I stayed 3 days and really enjoyed everything. The view was spectacular and the owners mike and lynn were so nice. They cooked hamburgers and hot dogs the day we arrived as it was labor day everyone enjoyed this treat out on the deck. Our room was clean and comfortable the balcony was fabulous my favorite place...

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MikeThrift, Owner at Skyline Village Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for the feedback Val. Glad you had a great time and please come again!

Chattanooga, Tennessee
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

I would give this place 5 stars but I do not like nor care for the dog and cat that runs around inside and outside the eating area. Now for all the good; Mike and his staff are super nice people and Mike really knows how to cook a mean Ribeye and BBQ ribs. They take really good care of...

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MikeThrift, Owner at Skyline Village Inn, responded to this review

Thanks Brett. We appreciate your feedback. I try to keep the cat out but it doesn't always work out. Blue is a service dog and must be nearby while I'm working. Glad you enjoyed your stay. Hope to see you guys next year!

Charlotte, North Carolina
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Booked 6 months in advance three motorcycles to rent and one night for 5 guys. Had out of country guests to impress with a 6 day motorcycle trip on the Blue Ridge Parkway. Mike and Lynn were fantastic. They put up with my many calls to make sure that everything was perfect for my friends arrival....and it was. Not like...

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MikeThrift, Owner at Skyline Village Inn, responded to this review

Thanks Mark for the feedback on the Motorcycle rentals as well as the room rentals. We really enjoyed meeting your friends and hope everyone comes back for another adventure ride in the future. I purchased 2 more BMW's to add to the rental fleet so we will be ready! Thanks again.

Jacksonville, Florida
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Had the most wonderful dinner with a spectacular view!! Ribs were meaty and delicious. The best crab cakes with minimal filler. Key lime pie was not the traditional recipe but one of the best we've had - we are Floridians if that describes how good it was!!

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MikeThrift, Owner at Skyline Village Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for the feedback! We enjoyed having you here and are glad to get the feedback on the food. Come back and we will fix you another delicious dinner!

Woodbridge, Virginia
Reviewed 27 August 2016

The Inn is rustic and the rooms unique. I really liked the fact that we had a room with access to the balcony but would prefer if the window in the door was covered with a curtain or frosted, anyone could walk-up and see us in the room. The staff and owner were very friendly and tried to make our...

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Saint Augustine, Florida
Reviewed 8 August 2016

The Skyline Village Inn was the last stop on a 6-week summer odyssey taken with my two young grandsons. We were in the area to go gem mining at Emerald Village in Little Switzerland and I wanted to stay close by. This small inn is rustic as mentioned in the description; however, it was one of the cleanest places at...

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MikeThrift, Owner at Skyline Village Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for staying with us. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and please come again!

Kings Mountain, North Carolina
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

This is an old fashioned mom and pop motel. The owners are so friendly and along with a gentleman named David run the entire motel. When we arrived we were told that they served dinner on the patio at reasonable price. As we sat on patio Mike the owner comes up and fires up the gas grill to cook dinner....

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located at Milepost 331 on the Blue Ridge Parkway, halfway between Asheville and Blowing Rock/ Boone. Just 25 miles north of Mt. Mitchell and 25 miles south of Grandfather Mountain. We are motorcycle friendly and, in fact we rent Dual Sport Motorcycles. We are also Pet friendly. We are perched high on top of the Blue Ridge adjacent to the Parkway and only 200 feet from the Parkway ramp at the NC226 exit. We have 16 affordable rooms with a balcony that runs the length of the building overlooking the Catawba Valley and surrounding mountains. We have covered motorcycle parking as well as ground floor access to all 3 floors. The building has been renovated with new plumbing, electrical and refinished red oak floors. There is some very unique wood paneling made from 22 varieties of native wood. We serve guests only in the restaurant with an excellent beer and wine selection for on and off premises. Our gift shop has some unique rocks, gems and minerals, jewelry and Diamondback NC226A souvenirs and T-shirts. We pride ourselves on customer focus and hospitality. Come see us at the Skyline. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Skyline Village Inn

Address: 12255 NC Hwy. 226A, Milepost 331, Between Little Switzerland and Spruce Pine, Little Switzerland, NC 28777
Region: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Mountains > Little Switzerland
Price Range: ₹ 4,826 - ₹ 7,374 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Skyline Village Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 16
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Also Known As:
Skyline Village Inn & Cavern Tavern Hotel Little Switzerland
Skyline Village Inn And Cavern Tavern
Skyline Village Hotel Cavern Tavern
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“There is a balcony with chairs the entire front of the inn. Can sit and look over the mountains. No elevator...but few steps to each floor.”
  • Dogs Welcomed.... Dogs Approved!
 of 5 bubbles djpanic2016, 12 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Third floor balcony rooms are best for the view and access”
  • Sunrise from the third floor balcony.
 of 5 bubbles KenZ528, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“I didn't know, but you can book balcony rooms with view to the valley. I will recommend!”
 of 5 bubbles EZ-NY68, 5 Oct 2016 | Read review
“the hotel website will allow you to view and select a room.”
 of 5 bubbles clkbunny, 26 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Third floor rooms have direct access to parking area for ease of unloading.”
 of 5 bubbles Joyous_Travler5133, 8 Aug 2016 | Read review
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