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Mitchell's Lodge & Cottages

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264 Dillard Road, PO Box 1717, Highlands, NC 28741-1717
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Athens, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you don't want to spend an arm-and-a-leg in Highlands, and you desire an informal, comfortable place to stay, Mitchell's Lodge is recommended. It is minutes away from downtown Highlands and it doesn't have the pretension of some of the other places closer to Main St. This is a very good option for staying a few days. I have no... More 

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Suwanee, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have been going there for years. Love the cabins and they are dog friendy' Close to downtown Highlands. Small lake on the grounds with ducks. Family Run Highlands Nc is a great place to relax and shop

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Gastonia, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We travel as husband and wife, but need two separate bedrooms due to the noise level. We tried this cottage called the Oak Cottage and found it to be simply great. It had two bath rooms, two bedrooms, a great kitchen, (of course we don't use kitchens, but nice to look at) a living room and dining room combination. A... More 

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Jackson, Mississippi
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at the lower single story (older) rooms. Be sure that you are OK with "rustic" before booking one of these units. The other areas of the facility looked newer and are probably more user-friendly. We had to put black garbage bags over the bedroom window at night becuse of the light streaming in. The shower is very small... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This had the basics - nothing fancy. Jacuzzi in kitchen pretty funny. Kids liked that. Clean and functional. A drive into town. Smoking on premises allowed unfortunately. Probably would keep looking for another stay unless finances tight.

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Dothan, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been staying at Mitchell's for over 20 years. Highlands is not really a place for kids but they loved this motel and have fond memories of it. It is the only place in Highlands proper I would take children. A little mountain stream bubbles behind the lodge and a pond with fish is steps away. Very cozy and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Our stay here was wonderful. It is a charming place. If you want brand new and modern please don't stay here. You won't be happy. If you want a cute place in the mountains this is it! They have a few cottages a newer lodge and an older lodge which is set up like a motel. We stayed in the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

We love coming to Highlands to beat the heat of Summer. Staying at Mitchell's Lodge was comfortable and quiet. We have stayed at two other places before and this place became top on our list. Beds are comfortable, Rooms are clean, the small Kitchenette is a plus. The only suggestion is they should upgrade the TV sets to 32" HDTVs.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

What a pleasant surprise. Just as we had abandoned our Internet search for reasonably priced last minute accom in Highlands NC, we drove upon this little gem just off the main drag (a short two block walk to the shopping and restaurant precinct). We walked in and $98 later we were lying down on a reasonably comfy bed looking out... More 

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Elon College, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

Our 6 nights at Mitchell's were great. We stayed in two of the cottages ( Hemlock and Chestnut) during our time there. Both were clean, comfortable, and spacious. We spent some very pleasant time sitting on the porches of both of our cottages and enjoying the mountain air. We especially liked that we could bring our dog with us. The... More 

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