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Folkestone Inn

101 Folkestone Road, Bryson City, NC 28713
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Folkestone Inn
Ranked #4 of 10 Bryson City B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Hoschton, Georgia
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81 reviews 81 reviews
26 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2012

Stayed at this B&B for two nights. We were fortunate to get the only bedroom with a king-size bed which is also on the main level of the inn. This room is spacious with a private bath and entrance plus a Celeste fireplace. It has a sitting area with 2 wing-backed chairs. Bathroom has a claw-foot tub with shower. Grounds... More

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Port Saint Joe, Florida
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2012

Earlier this month about 14 of us reunited at Folkestone Inn. When we used to spend our summers, as children & young adults with our grandparents, it was in that home, long before anyone ever thought of making it an Inn. The memories were so special, as were our hosts, Steve & Eva, along with Robin. We brought our old... More

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Clearwater, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2012

We just spent 5 beautiful days at the Folkestone Inn. The inn is at a great location for hiking, white water rafting, driving into the mountains and is even a short hour & a half drive to Ashville. Then there are the delicious breakfasts! We ended up staying an extra day we were having such a relaxing time. Eva &... More

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Parrish, Florida
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23 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2012

I've written about 90 tripadvisor reviews, and even with the places I like alot, I usually find something I don't like. I couldn't find anything that I didn't like about Folkestone Inn. The setting is perfect. Quiet, pastoral and scenic, but only a few minutes from Bryson City or the Smokey Mountain park. The place looks like a vey nice... More

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Cross Lanes, West Virginia
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25 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2012

Took my wife for a two night stay while we attended "Singing in the Smokies" at nearby Inspiration Park over the Fourth of July. I can't say enough good things about the Folkestone Inn. The inn is in a wonderfully private location and is very, very well maintained. The owners "know their business", and Robin is fantastic in her role... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2012 via mobile

This was our second stay & it was even better than we remembered. The rooms are cute, clean & cozy. The electric fire places were a cute touch & we loved having it on during the chilly night. Breakfast was truly fantastic. If I could have chocolate malt waffles everyday I would be a happy camper! Great hiking nearby &... More

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Asheville,NC
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83 reviews 83 reviews
10 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2012

Although we live close enough to Bryson City to just stay home, it is such a pleasure to return again and again to the Folkestone Inn. The first visit several years ago was a surprise birthday for my husband, the second and third were treats for each other and we are trying to work out another for this spring. The... More

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NC
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30 reviews 30 reviews
10 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2011

Great accommodations in a wonderful part of Western NC. You can literally start your Smoky Mountains hike right off of the front porch, after a fabulous breakfast... Peaceful bucolic setting with lots of outside quiet spots to sit, sip a glass of wine, and watch the sunset! Easy access to downtown Bryson City and other local attractions, as well as... More

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Florida
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2011

A beautiful bed and breakfast-so close to the National Park you can walk if you like to the first trail up to a nice waterfall. Breakfast was wonderful, we enjoyed the croissant and quiche day one and the french toast with a delicious fruit salad, eggs and bacon day two. The property is close to town so only a few... More

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London, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
9 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2011

The Inn is a real gem of a place. Every convenience has been thought of and the Inn Keepers have clearly spent a lot of time thinking of how to cater for their guests every need. The Inn is spotless, rooms comfortable, grounds beautiful, and the breakfasts incredible – these keep you going until a late lunch which is ideal... More

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Additional Information about Folkestone Inn

Address: 101 Folkestone Road, Bryson City, NC 28713
Location: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Smoky Mountains > Bryson City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Also Known As:
Folkestone Hotel Bryson City

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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 
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