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6280 Ela Rd, Whittier, NC 28789-8682 See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Breakfast included
1.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

This place is one of the neatest places. The owners were a joy. We drove up to the Inn and were welcomed by Mary. She gladly gave us a room and we fell in love from there on. They have real keys for their rooms....More

Date of stay: July 2018
1  Thank 185katherines
Reviewed July 18, 2018 via mobile

My family and I absolutely adore this place. The owners are wonderful people and the rooms and location are amazing. They have outside non fires, movies and a wonderful pool . The Hess-Deaton family ❤️

Date of stay: July 2018
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Reviewed August 2, 2017

We arrived with eight friends after riding down from New England. We took five rooms and were all amazed at the size of the rooms. We stayed a week and all agree that the great time we had riding all day was only made better...More

Date of stay: July 2017
1  Thank Steve E
Response from GearHeadInn, Owner at Gear Head InnResponded August 4, 2017

Thanks for the kind words. We enjoyed having you and your friends too.

Reviewed July 31, 2017

I stayed at this location and used the bath soap. The bath soap blistered my skin and I did not know it until after we left. I had to go to the Emergency room for treatment . I contacted the hotel and they did nothing...More

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank jleetw11
Reviewed June 10, 2017 via mobile

Super nice owners, BIG, clean rooms. Loved the outdoor movie by the firepit. Will definitely come here again! Out of the hustle of cherokee, but close enough. Owners very helpful with any questions you may have.

Date of stay: June 2017
Thank Joe C
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Nestled in the heart of the greatest cruising country in our nation, the Gear Head Inn is a destination for the young and young-at-heart who have a love affair with the open road. Surrounded by the Great Smoky More Mountains, we are located on State Road 19, between Cherokee and Bryson City. Gear Head Inn is unique in its friendly atmosphere and immaculate,spacious accommodations. You'll feel right at home--here in the country. Less
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Room Service
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$98 - US$119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Mountains > Whittier
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$98 - US$119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Mountains > Whittier
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September 13, 2018|
Response from 185katherines | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely !!!! Everyone is welcome there! Wonderful inviting place
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"We stayed in the Corvette room which adjoins by passage to the suite room with stove etc."
Aug. 2, 2017
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"ask for your favorite old car and find the room"
Mar. 23, 2017
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"Very quiet here, stay was very relaxing. Fire pit and pool out front. Very Clean!"
Oct. 30, 2016
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"It's best to voice you special needs at check in. They will do their best to accommodate you."
Aug. 24, 2016
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