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    The Swag

    2300 Swag Rd, Waynesville, NC 28785-2407
    +1 888-966-9492
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    1 - 5 of 287 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    At 5,000 feet up in the Appalachian Mountains this exclusive rustic resort is truly special. Owned and operated by the Dan and Deener Matthews since the early 80's the attention to detail and welcoming staff are extraordinary. All meals included that are healthy and gourmet....More

    Thank maribone1950
    Response from Marla L, General Manager at The SwagResponded 3 days ago

    Thank you for the wonderful review! We are thrilled you enjoyed your stay! Warmly, Marla Larson

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We have visited more than 100 countries and stayed in marvelous spots throughout America and beyond. The Swag is simply the best. Dan and Deener Matthews are not only marvelous hosts they have become dear friends.Not to be missed. Put the Swag at the top...More

    Thank perry s
    Response from Marla L, General Manager at The SwagResponded 1 week ago

    Dear General Smith, Thank you for your wonderful review! It was a pleasure meeting you and we are looking forward to seeing you again next season! Warmly, Marla

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We went back and forth between a "3" and a "4" and had to conclude that, given price, the Swag is competing with the creme de la creme of small hotels. Also, our weighting of scores that we gave on the Swag's own Comments Sheet...More

    Thank aowats
    Response from Marla L, General Manager at The SwagResponded 4 weeks ago

    We are very thankful for your thoughtful and helpful comments. We take great care in listening to our guests and making improvements in all areas. The Swag staff strives to provide a unique, elegant and delightful experience for all of our guests. We regret your...More

    Reviewed 5 September 2017

    We have just returned from our 4th visit to The Swag. It never disappoints even though this trip was rainy. The owners, Deener and Dan Mathews, make you feel so welcome and special. Each room we have stayed in has had a fireplace and other...More

    Thank Atlgardenlady
    Response from Marla L, General Manager at The SwagResponded 5 weeks ago

    We are thrilled to hear your stay was enjoyable and are very grateful for your wonderful review! The Swag staff take great pride in providing a magical experience for our guests. We are excited you have already booked for next season and look forward to...More

    Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

    What a jewel of a place, tucked away in the clouds! At 5000 sq ft, the views don't disappoint. The food doesn't either! Gourmet delight with every meal. We can see why people have been coming year after year to experience relaxation at its best....More

    1  Thank kiminthechattcity
    Response from Marla L, General Manager at The SwagResponded 5 weeks ago

    Thank you for the wonderful review! Next time you visit with us you will affectionately be referred to as a "Swagger"! As you mentioned, many of our guests return year after year after year! See you again soon! Warmly, Marla Larson

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Hot Tub
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
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    • Waynesville
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