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Laughing Heart Lodge & Hostel

  • Free Wifi
  • Free Parking
Apr 2 Apr 3
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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289 NW Highway 25/70, Hot Springs, NC 28743
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    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    The Laughing Heart Lodge, formerly a Jesuit retreat center, is beautiful, historic and eclectic. The atmosphere is a bit like visiting a wealthy elderly aunt- filled with Victorian furniture- and yet comfortable and casual at the same time. There are two large great rooms with...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    This b&b is just the most unusual, quiet, comfortable, fantastic place I've lodged in many years. It's location is perfect for outdoor enthusiasts, and anyone seeking solace. Don't hesitate to visit, you may not want to leave though.

    Reviewed 14 February 2017

    My friend and I stayed here after three days on the Appalachian trail. The accommodations were good and the rate was fair. There is a furnished kitchen for cooking your own food. We would stay here again!

    Reviewed 9 October 2016

    Loved the lodge, our room, bed, bedding and pillows. Not certain if the mentality of the lodge staff was a small town local thing or just unwelcoming. We pulled up to the reception area of the lodge to unload and check-in, between the designated check-in...More

    Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

    The area was pretty clean. They have three shower and bathrooms which is wonderful for groups getting out early. They were fully featured with wifi, computer, and a kitchen that was small by serviceable. No resupply for hikers on site but town is really close...More

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    • Free Parking
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    Room Tips
    "The Monarch Room is spacious and well appointed!"
    usherette43, 7 months agoRead review
    "The Cardinal is probably the quietest room. They're all quite nice."
    Phil M, over a year agoRead review
    "See the review - only select the cabin if you are interested in a more rustic, truly old (1800's) cabin."
    Jessica L, over a year agoRead review
    "Individual rooms have full beds and air conditioning. The bunk rooms have thinner and more narrow mattresses..."
    Amy F, over a year agoRead review
    "I glanced at two vacant rooms on the same floor (2nd) as ours and they appeared to be just as nice and roomy..."
    Susan M, over a year agoRead review
    "Stay in the main lodge if you desire warmth & a clean room."
    Sally A, over a year agoRead review
    "I didn't stay over night but I plan to, next chance I get."
    888Debra888, over a year agoRead review
    "Reservations are accepted, and recommended, thesingle rooms were full when I visited!"
    Joshua L, over a year agoRead review
    "Tranquility is on the back side of the house and has a large bathroom. Very quiet and peaceful."
    Dene D, over a year agoRead review
    "The Firefly and Dragonfly rooms are the smallest, but all the rooms are very nice from what I could see of..."
    Brenda M, over a year agoRead review