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Reviewed 31 May 2016

Steve was very helpful over the phone and it was great to be able to arrive late in the evening. The Inn was warm and inviting and so was Steve. The room was clean and very comfortable. Breakfast was fantastic and on time. We wouldn't hesitate on going back. Thanks, David and Wendy - Raleigh NC

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Lincoln, California
Reviewed 25 May 2016

Great location for visiting Smoky Mountain NP.... in a serene location away from the commercial craziness of Cherokee or Gatlinburg. Great hiking trails a mile from the inn. Beautiful property and garden, comfortable room, delicious breakfast, and friendly helpful host. Would definitely recommend.

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Demorest, Georgia
Reviewed 19 May 2016

My husband and enjoyed three nights at the Folkestone Inn. Steve and Eva are fantastic and the Inn is charming. Breakfast is delicious. No need for lunch after one of Eva's delicious breakfast! We needed much needed R&R after my husband lost his mother and our son got married within a week of each other. One wonderful thing is no...

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Marietta, Georgia
Reviewed 19 April 2016

We recently experienced two wonderfully relaxing days at the Folkestone Inn, an established, old-style B & B getaway. Situated minutes from downtown Bryson City in a pastoral setting at the base of the Great Smoky Mountains, the Inn and its owners--Steve and Eva--are warm, inviting, and down-to-earth. The Inn is near numerous outdoor activities (hiking, fishing, rafting), and each cozy...

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 April 2016

Spent three days here last October. Rooms are comfortable and well furnished. Each day a different delicious breakfast was served at 9am, which set us up for the day. The property is in delightful gardens in the foothills of the Smoky Mountains.

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Tallahassee
Reviewed 12 April 2016

Love this place. I think this is our 6th stay over the last 15 years. Great food! I'd prefer a mountain view especially being in picturesque North Carolina, but very pretty landscaping and I like watching the wild turkeys in the adjoining farm field.

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Dunlap, Tennessee
Reviewed 12 April 2016

Picked the Folkestone Inn off the internet and were not sorry! The hosts were both very gracious and accommodating. The home is very serene and charming. Breakfast was great and definitely a recommend!

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Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 11 April 2016

Folkestone Inn is a very nice place to stay near Smokey Mountain National Park. We were in Boats & Paddles for two nights in October. The room was very clean and nice with a balcony overlooking the front yard. The breakfast was good and everyone was very friendly. Even the cats would come around to see us out on the...

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Lilburn, Georgia
Reviewed 24 March 2016

This is the B&B by which I measure all others. Comfortable, beautifully decorated, pleasant surroundings, and GREAT breakfasts! The innkeepers are experienced and friendly. The Great Smokey Mountain National Park is just down the road. It is everything we are looking for.

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Reviewed 24 March 2016

We loved The Folkestone! The breakfast was phenomenal and the grounds and location are beautiful. The inn is meticulously decorated, clean, and comfortable. Steve and Ava are wonderful, friendly hosts! I definitely recommend staying there if you go to Bryson City!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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The Folkestone Inn is a quiet, tranquil setting for guests seeking solitude and peace. Our beautiful, rural location, a quarter mile from an entrance to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park is a gateway to some of the most beautiful hiking trails, waterfalls, flora and fauna in the Southern Appalachians. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Folkestone Inn

Address: 101 Folkestone Rd, Bryson City, NC 28713-7891
Region: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Mountains > Bryson City
Price Range: $135 - $223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Folkestone Hotel Bryson City
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“We liked the top floor because they each had a private balcony ”
 of 5 bubbles TheElite, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All are nice but the one with the king bed was large and really comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles Fmcminn, 19 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We've stayed upstairs, downstairs, large room, tiny room. All a joy, conveniently and interestingly furnished, arranged and accommodating. ”
 of 5 bubbles 80ggr, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Call and talk with Toni (the owner). Tell her what you are looking for, she will do her best to find you what you want. The website, needs work and doesn't do this place justice.”
 of 5 bubbles porcherk, 21 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in the Tunnels and Trestles room, with a train theme. Very cute room with a balcony that overlooks the front yard. Mountain view too!”
 of 5 bubbles tamelab2014, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
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