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The Banner Elk Inn, B&B and Cottages

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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 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.
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Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Room Service
Wheelchair Access
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
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Reviewed January 22, 2017 via mobile

This place is awesome. Beverly takes good care of you. The food was awesome and we needed to have gluten free food options and she made my daughter a separate dish for her. We wish we have had stayed here the last 2 years when...More

Thank Chris M
Response from BeverlyLait, Owner at The Banner Elk Inn, B&B and CottagesResponded January 28, 2017

Thank you, Chris! It was a pleasure meeting you and your family. I look forward to next time! Sincerely, Beverly

Reviewed January 8, 2017 via mobile

Highly recommend for your next stay at Banner Elk. We stayed here on a recently family ski trip. You are close to Sugar and Beach for skiing and the town of Banner Elk is such a cute mountain town with restaurant. We stayed in a...More

Thank charlestonmel
Response from BeverlyLait, Owner at The Banner Elk Inn, B&B and CottagesResponded January 10, 2017

Thank you! -- for your visit and for the great review. It was a pleasure meeting you and your family, and I look forward to another stay.

Reviewed January 2, 2017

My wife and I had a wonderful four day stay over the holiday. Such a charming Inn with a cozy environment! The owner Beverly cooked us wonderful breakfast's every morning and was very helpful providing knowledge of the area. It is perfectly centered in Banner...More

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Response from BeverlyLait, Owner at The Banner Elk Inn, B&B and CottagesResponded January 4, 2017

Thank you for your kind review! I enjoyed meeting you and having such an interesting conversation about Charleston and our interconnectedness. I look forward to seeing you both again next year. Meanwhile, may you have a wonderful New Year in 2017! Beverly

Reviewed December 28, 2016 via mobile

We wouldn't dream of staying anywhere else in Banner Elk. We make our annual trip to visit Beverly at her charming bed-and-breakfast with her wonderful breakfasts, delicious treats and her dedication to making each guest feel comfortable and at home. Over the years we've stayed...More

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Response from BeverlyLait, Owner at The Banner Elk Inn, B&B and CottagesResponded January 4, 2017

Thank you for such a wonderful review! I love the "echoes of history" and "character of a small mountain town" -- as it rings so true. It has been a joy having you here again as guests, and I look forward to seeing you in...More

Reviewed December 18, 2016

We absolutely Looove The Banner Elk Inn experience! This is our 4th time staying at this Inn. Located within easy walking distance of charming downtown Banner Elk, the Inn offers a variety of wonderful accommodations, along with an absolutely delicious breakfast. We have stayed in...More

Thank Shelley F
Response from BeverlyLait, Owner at The Banner Elk Inn, B&B and CottagesResponded December 19, 2016

Thank you! Great review! I look forward to seeing you again in 2017.

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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
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"Cozy Cabins, plenty of bathroom space, full kitchen in cabins"
1 week ago
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"Stay in the cottages."
Aug. 21, 2018
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"Cottages and bark house include full kitchens and a grill for meals. They have decks and porches..."
Oct. 2, 2017
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"Main house, cottage or cabin, it's all good"
May 21, 2017
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