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The Acorn Inn of Elon

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301 W. Haggard Ave., Elon College, NC 27244
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White Plains, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at The Acorn Inn. We loved the living room and fireplace. It gave us the opportunity to visit in private rather than just in a restaurant. The staff was most welcoming and helpful.

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williamstown.ma
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Had a very nice spacious room fridge sitting room comfy bed.this inn is very close to campus and suallyavailable except major U. Weekends when reservations are needed at least a year in advance and even the you may be on waiting list.

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Providence, Rhode Island
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Acorn Inn is THE place to stay if you are coming to visit Elon University. The small and cozy inn is incredibly clean and each room is decked out with amazing amenities. Bath tubs with jets, large closest, soft mattresses and even a fireplace can be found in many if not all of the rooms. The staff is also... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016 via mobile

What a wonderful way to end our 10 year anniversary getaway! Beautifully decorated modern room, friendly staff and exceptional service! A variety of fresh fruit, made to order waffles and a variety of other choices to start your morning out right!

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Buffalo
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2015 via mobile

This was our second stay at The Acorn and hopeful not our last It is quiet,clean,friendly and classy in an understated way. Suite included a king bed, good size bathroom with separate water closet, snack stocked mini fridge and a microwave A comfortably furnished living room has a fireplace and good size television. There is also a tv in the... More 

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Owings, Maryland, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2015

The warm hospitality, well appointed suites and delicious home-made food made staying here an absolute pleasure. I honestly can't imagine ever staying anywhere else when we come visit Elon College again. Thank you for making our first experience at Elon a truly pleasurable and wonderful one.

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Thank Carrie B
Ahoskie, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2015

I stayed in a One-Bedroom suite and it was amazing. The note that I received upon my arrival showed great attention to the customer. This made me feel at home. Everything I needed was in the suite including bath robes, iron and ironing board, two televisions, refrigerator and much more. In the hallways their was reading materials complimentary sugar cookies... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2015

I stayed at the Acorn Inn for 2 nights during a recent business trip. It is one of the most comfortable quiet hotels I have ever used. The beautiful suite and delicious breakfast combined with the friendly hospitality will definitely make me return.

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

Our night at The Acorn Inn was a highlight during a week of 4 hotels as we made our way across NC. So comfortable and well-appointed. Delicious offerings from the kitchen and very friendly hospitality.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015 via mobile

Can't get over what a wonderful place this is! The accommodations are very nice, place is very clean and VERY hospitable! Breakfast was wonderful....I HIGHLY recommend!! We loved it. My daughter and I were doing a tour of Elon University, this inn is really close by..perfect place to stay if you have something to do at the university. But on... More 

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