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Reviewed 4 November 2013

Warm hospitality with unassuming gracefulness. If you like cleanliness, sleeping on a cloud, luscious breakfasts, sweet treats and coffee all day long, pleasant surroundings and ideal locations, then The Banner Elk Inn is a perfect choice. I just spent an invigorating and restorative weekend in Banner Elk. Thank you, Beverly, for tending to my creature comforts. This is a well-planned...

Thank JillZimerman
palm beach, florida
Reviewed 3 November 2013

Wonderful, Clean, spacious, comfortable bed and breakfast. Beverly is a great Hostest and the breakfasts are awesome. Stayed in the Pink room and had a very refreshing sleep on their foam memory mattress and pillows. I'll be back and will stay in the 2 bed 2 bath cottage with kitchen.

Thank Harvey K
Saint Augustine, Florida
Reviewed 22 October 2013

Stayed two nights and went to 2 festivals. The beds were so comfortable and used the fireplace. Had everything you would need to stay longer. Would recommend it. Breakfast was good. Went to Linville falls and visited the waterfall.

Thank Ron002
Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 3 September 2013

Beverly is a wonderful inn keeper and hostess. The property is neat as a pin and quiet. The breakfasts are wonderful with fresh fruit daily. We stayed at the cottage with its' wide front porch. Roomy and comfortable. Thanks Beverly, Kevin and Regina 1000 Words Photography LLC

1Thank CaseyJ212
Tucson, Arizona
Reviewed 28 August 2013

There is a particular old world charm about the inn that keeps bringing my husband and me back to the Banner Elk inn. The innkeeper is friendly, the breakfasts are perfect and the rooms are beautiful. It was great to see the innkeeper again and catch up after many years. The inn keeps getting better and better.

1Thank Jon D
Jacksonville, North Carolina, United States
Reviewed 19 August 2013

We LOVE staying at Ms Beverly's! Fantastic little place, beautiful charm, outstanding breakfast. Cozy, warm, friendly atmosphere, a definite home away from home. We love being in the Mountains and being able to ride, and Banner Elk Inn is a wonderful place to call home for our vacations. We will probabaly always go there when we get a chance to...

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1Thank 501-Angela
Deerfield Beach, Florida
Reviewed 1 August 2013

We stayed in the "Bark House" for 3 nights, one of the cozy cottages on the pristine, meticulously and beautifully landscaped grounds of the Banner Elk Inn, amidst an abundance of colorful flowers and ancient trees and pines that surround a serene pond. Yes, we found Paradise! A welcoming vacation home away from home, as we dropped our son off...

1Thank Carina B
Fayetteville, Tennessee
Reviewed 9 June 2013

If you are looking for a cozy B&B in Banner Elk, NC this is the place. My husband and I stayed in one of the cottages for 5 nights. The room was clean and well appointed. The bed was extremely comfortable and was made with soft egyptian sheets. There is a large jacuzzi tub in the bathroom that you can...

Thank Nursenancy5
Monroe, NC
Reviewed 8 April 2013

We were told of the Banner Elk Inn by friends and had the opportunity to visit the cottages at the Inn this week-end. We were not disappointed!! This is a very clean and updated cottage as well as it is pet friendly. There is a nice walking trail beside a beautiful brook that leads to a nice dog park. We...

Thank TOdomMonroe_NC
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
Reviewed 15 March 2013

The Banner Elk Inn has everything you could possibly wish for to have the perfect get-away. Nestled in the mountains of Banner Elk, the grounds are a lovely blend of beautiful flowers and natural greenery. The Innkeeper has developed a very pleasing and peaceful setting to surround the Inn itself. And once inside, you are surrounded with elegant charm as...

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1Thank Linda D

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Banner Elk Inn, B&B, Cottages, and Cabins -- a classic, Historic Inn, with 3 new luxurious cottages for two, a new Bark&Stone cabin for families and rental cabins. Winner of The People's Choice Award, #1 B&B in Avery County, the Inn offers perennial gardens/waterfalls & fountains/fireplaces/whirlpools/Private Baths/down comforters/cable TV/DVD library, snack bar & great breakfasts. Wireless available everywhere. In the heart of the High Country, near Grandfather Mountain, Sugar Ski Resort, Beech Mtn and Valle Crucis with easy level access. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Banner Elk Inn, B&B and Cottages

Address: 407 Main St E, Banner Elk, Banner Elk, NC 28604-9239
Region: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Mountains > Banner Elk
Price Range: $120 - $352 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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“The cottages and Bark House are great when the doggies are with you.”
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