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The Banner Elk Inn, B&B and Cottages

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407 Main St E Banner Elk, Banner Elk, NC 28604-9239 See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
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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 ...More 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. Less
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Room Service
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$85 - US$250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Mountains > Banner Elk
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Dining (3)
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All reviewscottage cheese pancakesthe main househighly recommend staying herecasseroledelicious breakfastwalking distancebeautiful hikingbeautiful flowersantique furnituretown parkgrandfather mountainanniversary tripa wonderful staydietary needscharming b bbreakfast each morningplan to return
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent a few nights at the inn in August. Beverly is a very nice host. The Inn is well located just a couple blocks from the downtown area of Banner Elk. The accommodations vary from cottages to upstairs rooms in the Inn. We stayed...More

Thank Jerry F
Reviewed June 23, 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful stay at this charming Inn. Upon our arrival we were greeted with freshly made cookies , we were instantly made to feel welcome and our hostess was beyond accommodating when it came to our various dietary needs. Our family decided to...More

Thank djmahoney3
Response from BeverlyLait, Owner at The Banner Elk Inn, B&B and CottagesResponded June 24, 2018

Thank you so very much for your wonderful review! I look forward to seeing you again! Sincerely, Beverly

Reviewed April 12, 2018

We visited over the Easter holiday and had beautiful hiking weather. The location is an easy drive to the Parkway and close to many great hiking trails. We like to stay in the cottages and eat our delicious breakfast there. It's a wonderful place for...More

Thank Caroline D
Response from BeverlyLait, Owner at The Banner Elk Inn, B&B and CottagesResponded April 13, 2018

Thank you, Caroline! It's always great to see you and Shaw! I always look forward to your April celebration visit!

Reviewed April 1, 2018

We had such a wonderful stay! The house is very charming and quaint. Our room was spacious and comfortable. Breakfast was delicious! We especially liked the egg and sausage casserole, though everything was just wonderful. Would highly recommend staying here if looking to spend some...More

Thank chrismartland
Response from BeverlyLait, Owner at The Banner Elk Inn, B&B and CottagesResponded April 3, 2018

Thank you for your stay! And, thank you for your wonderful review! It was a pleasure meeting you. Sincerely, Beverly

Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

The Banner Elk Inn is a wonderful get-away! We really enjoyed the warm and inviting welcome upon arrival. The bed was heavenly and comfortable. We loved the homemade breakfast casserole, fresh fruit, and lemon pound cake. This is a must-stay for everyone!!

Thank Tonia H
Response from BeverlyLait, Owner at The Banner Elk Inn, B&B and CottagesResponded April 3, 2018

Thanks, Tonia, for your stay and for your wonderful review! It is greatly appreciated when guests take the time to write a review. It was a pleasure meeting you and I hope you both will return soon. Sincerely, Beverly

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Quinton T
August 21, 2015|
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Response from SisBoston | Reviewed this property |
I think the inn is busy during the winter, so it might be difficult to book a room for a whole month. (You have to pay 50% at time of reservation, anyway, so don't worry about the payment part.) I agree with Joann B, you... More
Rosemary J
August 13, 2015|
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Response from BeverlyLait | Property representative |
Yes, we just talked and decided that the best place for blacked out sleep would be the Bark House. Thank you for your reservation. sincerely, Beverly
Room Tips
"Stay in the cottages."
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"Cottages and bark house include full kitchens and a grill for meals. They have decks and porches overlooking..."
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"Main house, cottage or cabin, it's all good"
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"Can stay in the main house or in a cottage on the same property."
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