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    Sourwood Inn

    810 Elk Mountain Scenic Hwy, Asheville, NC 28804-1762
    (828) 552-5847
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    • Excellent94%
    • Very good4%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 17 June 2014

    The Sourwood Inn is now our favorite place to stay in the Asheville area. Susan manages the Inn and makes you feel like one of the family. You get to meet some of her family too as they help keep the wheels humming smoothly. We...More

    Thank JohnRDU
    Response from SourwoodInn, Manager at Sourwood InnResponded 5 July 2014

    Wow! Thank you so much for the great review. It is so helpful and appreciated! It was also so nice to meet you both and I look forward to later this summer:)

    Reviewed 4 June 2014

    If you can manage the Scenic Elk Mountain Highway and then the twisting driveway, the Sourwood Inn is the best place to stay in the mountains of North Carolina. Rooms are beautifully done with individual balconies, fireplaces, and lavish tubs overlooking the mountains. No children....More

    Thank Betty E
    Response from SourwoodInn, Manager at Sourwood InnResponded 7 June 2014

    Your oh-so-nice review is so appreciated. Thank you for coming and writing!

    Reviewed 28 May 2014

    We spent a long weekend at Sourwood Inn in Asheville and what a wonderful place to get away from it all. Susan (the innkeeper), Nat & the rest of the staff are wonderful and makes you feel at home the minute you arrive with goodies...More

    Thank TDGeorgia
    Response from SourwoodInn, Manager at Sourwood InnResponded 7 June 2014

    Thank you for your kind! and helpful review. So glad you enjoyed your stay. We all enjoyed meeting you both as well!

    Reviewed 25 May 2014

    We loved staying at the Sourwood Inn about 25 minutes from downtown Asheville. The architecture is Arts and Crafts style. The Inn is spacious and quiet, the owners are special folks, who love caring for their guests. The food is delicious, dinner is served Thursday-Sunday....More

    Thank Kensingtoncouple2014
    Response from SourwoodInn, Manager at Sourwood InnResponded 7 June 2014

    Hi and Thanks for taking the time to write a nice review for Sourwood. I am glad to know that it might reach others from the west coast:)

    Reviewed 1 May 2014

    The Sourwood is a very special Inn. We loved everything about it. The owners are welcoming and friendly. The food they prepared and served was delicious. The ambiance in every room was comfortable snd inviting. We loved everything about our room, the fireplace, porch, bathroom,...More

    Thank Lauren Z
    Response from SourwoodInn, Manager at Sourwood InnResponded 7 June 2014

    Thank you for the pleasing review...and for taking the time to write it....and more importantly, for wanting to come again! We look forward to it:)

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    • US$ 140 - US$ 170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • North Carolina Mountains >
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    • Sourwood Hotel Asheville
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    Katrina B
    29 August 2016|
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    Response from Susan C | Property representative |
    Hi and thank you for your interest in Sourwood. We only allow children 12 and older, either in the inn or in the Sassafras Cabin. I am not sure how old your children are, but a call might be in order.
    V. Amanda B
    28 May 2016|
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    Response from Susan C | Property representative |
    Hello and thank you for your interest in visiting Sourwood. You are correct that we have limited cell phone coverage. Verizon gets excellent coverage, while all other are spotty at best. There is a land line in all rooms... More
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    "Many great rooms to choose from - we like being upstairs."
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    "Stairs required to access upper floor."
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    "All of the rooms have little porches."
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    "Some rooms have a view that is somewhat blocked by trees. Room 6's view has a view through the gap to..."
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