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Orchard Inn

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Medina, OH
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a lovely stay at this B&B in the mountains of North Carolina south of Asheville. We drove up after riding a great rails-to-trails bike trail in the Greenville, SC area. We loved the welcoming front porch, the 2 nice boxer dogs who trotted up to greet us (but who did not invade our space), the extremely large and...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were near Saluda for other reasons and decided to stay at the Orchard Inn. The Inn is a lovely mountain retreat with the requisite mountain views and calm serenity. We stayed in one of the cabins (pet friendly) which was perfect for us.

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Greenville, South Carolina
Reviewed 19 March 2017

The Orchard Inn is a short trip from Greenville, SC. My wife and I decided a trip to NC would be a great getaway. We had stayed at the Orchard Inn several years ago and knew it would be the perfect place. As one drives up to the open-porch main building, painted soothing yellow with white trim, one is surrounded...

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mwblazar, Owner at Orchard Inn, responded to this review

Wow - what a great review, and so well written! Thanks so much Madmax. We look forward to your next visit, and want you to know that the next great American novel is on your horizon with the literary skills you obviously possess.

Columbia, South Carolina
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

The Orchard Inn is the perfect place to enjoy yourself. A beautiful B&B in a lovely mountain setting. Delicious breakfast, warm and friendly staff and proprietors and clean and well appointed rooms. This was our second but not last time as guests!

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Reviewed 23 February 2017

This was our second year to celebrate at Orchard Inn. We had the best time laughing and being served multiple courses of Fantastic Food.... Marc and Marianne made the evening Special for us and we APPRECIATE your kindness! G/J

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mwblazar, Owner at Orchard Inn, responded to this review

Thank you Gary & James for your kind remarks. We were honored that you chose to host your rehearsal dinner at our New Year's Eve Gala. Much fun was had by all. Congratulations and we hope to see you again soon!

Phoenix, United States
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Needed a place to get away for a few days and this was the spot. Great views for watching the sun rise and listening to the birds first thing in the mornings. Breakfast was always interesting and wonderful. Spent Valentine's night there and had the greatest dinner of all time. We have no need to look for any other B&B...

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OrchardInnSaluda, Owner at Orchard Inn, responded to this review

Thank you James for your kind remarks. As real "foodies" ourselves we strive to exceed expectations at both breakfast and dinner, and are gratified to read you stating it was the greatest dinner of all time. We look forward to seeing you again!

Travelers Rest, South Carolina
Reviewed 1 January 2017

We returned to Orchard Inn for Thanksgiving again in 2016 and it was superb. We stayed overnight at the Inn after enjoying our Thanksgiving lunch and had an excellent breakfast the following morning. Visited with a couple we met at the Inn last year and had a delightful time talking about our travels over the past years.

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mwblazar, Owner at Orchard Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for joining us again this Thanksgiving, Sharon. It's become a nice tradition. We are delighted that you choose to spend the night, even though you live only 25 minutes away. We hope to see you for dinner again soon.

Charleston, South Carolina
Reviewed 30 November 2016

This is a return visit to Orchard Inn for Thanksgiving. There are so many reasons to stay at the inn but Thanksgiving is very special. We arrived late Wednesday night and opted for a soup and salad instead of a full meal. Newman's Restaurant never disappoints. The hearty bean soup with a nice green salad with apples, feta cheese and...

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mwblazar, Owner at Orchard Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for the awesome review Susie. We always enjoy having you here and look forward to your next visit!

Charlotte, North Carolina
Reviewed 29 November 2016

We have been staying at the Orchard Inn for 10 years and the experience always keeps bringing us back. We spent Thanksgiving Weekend at the Inn for the first time this year and had Thanksgiving dinner there. The food was wonderful and everything was very well done. Mark and Marianne continue to make upgrades to the Inn without taking away...

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Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We visited the inn for Sunday brunch. It is a classic building with a good view from the dining room. Reservations are required and the brunch closes at 1:00 PM. The brunch is served in three courses. It cost about $30 per person. Service was excellent. The portions were small. The food was tasty, but a little bit less than...

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located just 30 mi. south of Asheville where the foothills meet the Blue Ridge Mountains, the rest of the world melts away the moment you enter the long winding driveway and approach our elegant mountain top escape, comfortably nestled on 12 peaceful acres. As you walk up the front steps, graciously framed in boxwood hedges, the cozy rockers on the Antebellum style porch are calling. Enter the open and airy living room with it's great stone fireplace, and you immediately feel at home. The Inn was originally built in 1926 by the Brotherhood of Southern Railroad as a summer retreat for members' families. Transformed into a B&B in 1981 it is listed on the National Register of Historic Places, member of Select Registry as well as Chaine des Rotisseurs. Fine dining restaurant serving dinner Thurs-Sat. 14 rooms tastefully decorated in period pieces & antiques all with luxurious linens. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Orchard Inn

Address: 100 Orchard Inn Ln, Saluda, NC 28773-9706
Region: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Mountains > Saluda
Price Range: $258 - $417 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Orchard Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 14
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“For a stronger wifi signal, you might try the porch or the library off of the main room.”
froon, 12 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Get a cabin. Well worth it.”
madmax909, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Corner room with king bed is our favorite.”
sllee2016, 1 Jan 2017 | Read review
“There is a pet friendly cottage. There is a 2 bedroom cottage with a kitchen. All in rooms are good.”
SusieK53, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms are all clean and well decorated. Cabins are very nice if that is your style.”
thomasr580, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
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