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Balsam Mountain Inn & Restaurant

3.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   68 Seven Springs Drive, Balsam, NC 28707
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2013
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2013

Step back into time and take a deep breath of the clean mountain air. Well appointed period appropriate inn restored to its original charm. No modern luxuries here, which makes you step back and relax. The food is fantastic and the inn/restaurant has a great wine list. Grab a glass of wine and relax in the study full of charming... More

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Nashville, Tennessee
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2013

We came to the Inn with another couple - on a Living Social deal, slightly apprehensive due to some of the reviews we had read. I am a very light sleeper and pretty particular about my bed. So I came prepared with my white noise, but left my own pillow at home. I slept like a baby! The room was... More

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2013

The Balsam Mountain Inn (BMI) is a remarkable place. The inn is charming and everything about it says ... Welcome! It is so comfortable and inviting. Each room has a character of its own, so lovely and homey, and the common areas, library, hallways and front porches (on ground and second floors) are heavenly. You feel like you stepped back... More

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Atlanta, GA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2013

We recently stayed at the Balsam Mountain inn, courtesy of a Living Social Deal. It was a mixed experience for us. The good: The location is good, just off the expressway, but you can neither see or hear it. The hotel is charming, on a little hill overlooking the railroad tracks. The decor is nice, and there is a huge... More

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Bill G, Innkeeper at Balsam Mountain Inn & Restaurant, responded to this review

Hello “Orthoarrow”, Thank you for your visit to the Balsam Mountain Inn, we appreciate that you chose us, and we wish that your experience was better than mixed. We work hard to help potential guests understand the nature of our inn before they decide to visit, because we fully understand that it isn’t for everyone. We want our guests to... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2013

We thoroughly enjoyed our 2 night stay at the Balsam Mountain Inn! It is a large and amazing building, built from the original timbers on the property 105 years ago, and has been completely period-restored! To put in the radiator heating, the owner was able to get original radiators from an old college that was being redone, so everything is... More

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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2013 via mobile

We just returned from our third visit to the Balsam Mountain Inn. We love that place! Other reviewers have mentioned the noise and the lack of telephones as a negative. I don't see it that way at all. No telephones in the rooms? No big deal. My cell phone worked in places, so okay. Noisy? A bit but that too... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2013 via mobile

The staff is very friendly our room was clean and dinner was decent. Breakfast was a disappointment. Only one choice was available. The location is excellent and the grounds are very relaxing. I would have rated it higher than average but the rooms have very cramped bathrooms and you could hear everything in the room next to you.

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Decatur, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2013

My husband and I used a Living Social deal ( a wonderful one at that!) to visit the Balsam Mtn Inn for the weekend. The gloomy weather did not dampen the success of our trip one bit. This place if filled with charm. It's "shabby Chic" with two long terrific porches ( one on the second floor) on which to... More

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Smoky Mountain, Tennessee
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23 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2013

I have never stayed at a place like this before. No a/c, to tv and spotty cell phone coverage. Nice change of pace in today's world. However, the whole hotel is entirely made out of wood so it is very noisy inside. Voices carry all through the hotel, the walls between the rooms are paper thin and you can hear... More

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Collegedale, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2013

A great place to stay. It is quiet and peaceful and a very nice historic place. Rooms and bathrooms can be a little small but it's what you expect from a restored piece of history. The staff are very pleasant and helpful.

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Address: 68 Seven Springs Drive, Balsam, NC 28707
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Location: United States > North Carolina > Balsam
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Hotel Class:3 star — Balsam Mountain Inn & Restaurant 3*
Number of rooms: 50
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