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    Barkwells, The Dog Lovers' Vacation Retreat

    290 Lance Rd, Mills River, NC 28759-3884
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    09/07/2017 10/07/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          Traveller (217)
          Room & Suite (46)
          Pool & Beach (7)
          • Excellent95%
          • Very good2%
          • Average1%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible1%
          Travellers talk about
          “fenced yard” (15 reviews)
          “dog towels” (12 reviews)
          “run free” (8 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Air Conditioning
          Hot Tub
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Family Rooms
          Pets Allowed
          Wheelchair Access
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          Reviewed 1 week ago

          Your dog will have them time of his or her life, while you get to relax and enjoy watching them have fun. The property itself is gorgeous with beautiful landscaping and views. Your dog will love meeting new friends, running free, and swimming in the...More

          Thank krishale23
          Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

          We thoroughly enjoyed our third visit to Barkwells! The accommodations make it wonderful to travel with our furry family members. We loved using the newly installed dog wash after our dogs went hiking! Barkwells is a wonderful place to vacation and relax with your dogs....More

          Thank DavidandKarenTampaFl
          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          This is my second visit. I would go more often but, having been widowed very young, I have to count my pennies. Still, Barkwells is worth every cent so I save and save until I can go again because the look on my German Shepherds'...More

          Thank BethieMay
          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          This was our first time at Barkwells, and our 2 Greyhounds, and one Bernese Mountain dog, enjoyed it, so very much. My Greyhounds, are usually only friendly, around other greyhounds, but they loved to meet and play with all the dogs. Our older cousin, Tank,...More

          1  Thank NinaG0524
          Reviewed 22 May 2017

          This is our second visit to Barkwell's and it certainly won't be our last - we're already booked for next year, and a longer stay. It would be a great vacation even if you didn't have dogs, but with dogs - we have two smooth...More

          1  Thank Martino52
          Awards & Recognition
          GreenLeadersSilver level
          Certificate of Excellence
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Microwave
          • Things to do
          • Hot Tub
          • Price range
          • US$210 - US$310 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Room types
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 8
          • Location
          • United States >
          • North Carolina >
          • North Carolina Mountains >
          • Mills River
          • Also Known As
          • Barkwells, The Dog Lovers` Vacation Retreat Hotel Mills River
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          Traveller (217)
          Room & Suite (46)
          Pool & Beach (7)
          Dining (1)
          Hotel & Grounds (147)
          Family and Play Areas (16)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Brian L
          How far is the Biltmore?
          26 April 2017|
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          Response from DavidandKarenTampaFl | Reviewed this property |
          About 30 minutes from Barkwells.
          Where is the closest grocery store and what type of filters does the coffee pot in Snickers take? What are the closest places to grap something to eat?
          9 March 2016|
          Response from 10Yankee |
          Closest is Ingles, very nice supermarket. Barkwells supplies starter filters, so don't worry about bringing any with you. They also have salt & pepper, little half & half containers, cooking spray, cleaning supplies, laundry... More
          Room Tips
          "With 2 dogs, we choose DIvas and it was divine. Next time, I may try Baxters only to be closer to the pond."
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          "Bo's Hidaway suits us perfectly."
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          "Get a cabin that is overlooking the pond."
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          "Lacey is a great cabin. All the cabins are neat"
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