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24 South Andrews Street, Hot Springs, NC 28743
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Iron Horse Station
Ranked #1 of 3 hotels in Hot Springs
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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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 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This is a great hotel! Everyone in Hot Springs is especially friendly so service was brilliant. We went on a trek through the forest and managed to get ourselves very lost, so we missed our soak and dinner reservation. The hotel and restaurant helped us out by arranging for us to have our dinner order late in the restaurant. Overall... More

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Charlottesville, VA
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51 hotel reviews
111 helpful votes 111 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We love old hotels in charming towns, and this qualifies. Yes, it's very close to the train tracks, which wa s not a problem for us (room 204). Comfortable queen bed. Ceiling fan was great for the weather. My main issue was that the room and bathroom could have been more pleasant with just a little more attention. For instance:... More

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kentucky
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86 reviews 86 reviews
21 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a charming little hotel that we stayed in for one Saturday night in July. We were in room 206. The room was clean and spacious for this hotel. My only complain about the room was in the bathroom. It was obvious that the bathroom was cleaned, but the shower was really in bad need of having the grout... More

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Albemarle, North Carolina
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

My family and I hiked into Hot Springs on Monday June 30, 2014 and were excited to have made reservations, several weeks in advance; to stay right over the tavern. Our first stop in town was at the Spring Creek Tavern where we enjoyed our meals and drinks like you only can after several days on the trail! After eating... More

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Dugspur, Virginia
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86 reviews 86 reviews
5 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Stayed one night while passing through the area. The inn is a delightful restoration of the historic location. The room was clean and had a nice mountain view. Bed very comfortable. The nightly train woke us briefly but fell back to sleep. May be a problem for some. The location is in the center of Hot Springs. Park and walk,... More

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Knoxville, TN
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014 via mobile

We had a room facing the railroad tracks. Room was small but big enough for us and the bed was comfortable. No TV, no refrigerator, no hair dryers, but we knew that when we booked it. The big problem was that it just wasn't clean. The ahower was disgusting. On a different note. .we ate dinner at the restaurant and... More

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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

This inn does have a lot of character and our room was very nice, small but nice. Bring ear plugs unless nothing wakes you from your sleep. Yes the train was very loud at 4am (you are a street's width away from the track) but not only that the air conditioning was very noisy, walls thin and the key drop... More

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Charlotte NC
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

We spent a single night at the Iron Horse Station, wish it had been longer. We took a room with a jacuzzi tub and a skylight. The bed was wonderfully comfortable and great old wood floors it was a great get away from our busy life, no phone or TV to disturb us. We were able to talk and take... More

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Mankato, Minnesota
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

Great lunch with a smashing chicken and bean soup, and an even better supper with Blackened Trout. Friendly staff and comfortable setting. Nice place to eat with a craft store one stop away. And parking right out the front door next to the train tracks.

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Butner, North Carolina
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28 reviews 28 reviews
10 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

The Iron Horse Inn is in the beautiful small town of Hot Springs, NC. The original building was built in 1865 with an additional building added in 1880. The spaces have been brought up to modern standards, but still have the quaint touches of the past. The innkeeper Beverly is a gem that you will find helpful, friendly and full... More

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Address: 24 South Andrews Street, Hot Springs, NC 28743
Location: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Smoky Mountains > Hot Springs
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Iron Horse Station Hotel Hot Springs

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Iron Horse Station is an 1890's hotel, restaurant, and tavern with 31 adjacent artist and craft shops. Listed on the National Register, it is part of the Historic Inns of Hot Springs with sister property Mountain Magnolia Inn. ... more   less 
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