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2300 Swag Rd, Waynesville, NC 28785-2407 See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday

The Swag has changed owners and the new owners are just as dedicated as the previous owners. The setting is as always delightful and our rooms were immaculate. We could not be more pleased and have made reservations for next year.

Thank bikerbarron
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was an anniversary dinner and did not spend the night. Had no idea what to expect but was sold on the internet claim they were rated top resort in the southern US. You have to make a reservation as seats are limited. Upon arrival...More

Thank Douglas R
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I spent several nights at The Swag Sept 7-9 and it was fantastic as usual ! It was our 3rd visit and certainly not our last . Time seems to stand still up on the mountain and every need is taken care...More

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Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

Went to The Swag while in Maggie Valley. The Swag is actually a small rustic resort/hotel with individual cabins for their guest. They have a dining area which accommodates 50+- people. Hourdorvs are served at 6pm followed by dinner at 7pm. The food is very...More

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Response from GregH3069, General Manager at The SwagResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you, David! We are so pleased that you enjoyed your visit to The Swag! It is truly a magical setting with unsurpassed views. Our staff strives to provide the finest food and service to match the ambiance.

Reviewed August 13, 2018

Had stayed at The Swag many times and for many years primarily because of founders/owners. The new management, with help of several returning staff for previous owners, exceeded our expectations in every regard. Service was excellent, promptly offered and sincerely expressed. These folks have bought...More

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Response from Greg H, General Manager at The SwagResponded August 14, 2018

Thank you for the great review! I am so pleased to see that you were able to see the passion that we have towards exceeding our Guests' expectations. I am very proud of our staff and we all want you leaving The Swag very sad...More

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The Swag is an award-winning, romantic mountaintop hideaway now in its 37th season. On 250 acres at an elevation of 5,000 feet, The Swag borders the Great Smoky Mountains National Park near Asheville, North Carolina. The all-inclusive Swag provides incomparable views, world class hiking, fine dining at every meal, and the ultimate in relaxation. Andrew Harper named The Swag the "Most Romantic Hideaway" in his 2018 Grand Awards. The Swag was also named the #2 "Top Resort in the South" in the Conde Nast 2017 Readers' Choice Awards.

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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United StatesNorth CarolinaNorth Carolina MountainsWaynesville
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August 20, 2018|
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Response from GregH3069 | Property representative |
No, gratuities are not included. We have no expectations in regards to gratuities and it is entirely up to the Guest to determine the amount or whether they want to leave one at all. All gratuities are pooled amongst the... More
November 7, 2017|
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Response from ohsuzannah78 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know. We had a king bed but don't know if it was convertible to twins. The Swag staff answered all our questions when we called them directly.
Kathy M
August 12, 2016|
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Response from Carol S | Reviewed this property |
I will be surprised if they have any availability but it is worth a try.
Room Tips
"Gail's Room is the best room with fantastic views and every need imaginable .."
1 week ago
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"All rooms are well appointed and tastefully decorated"
Aug. 13, 2018
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"Laurin's Room is directly above the lobby and breezeway...you hear the early morning risers on the..."
Nov. 8, 2017
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"There are no bad rooms!"
Oct. 23, 2017
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