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The Cataloochee Ranch

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119 Ranch Drive, Maggie Valley, NC 28751
The Cataloochee Ranch
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  • Location
    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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Tallahassee, Florida, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Cataloochee is such a rare and treasured place. This is my second trip there and as usual it was outstanding. The Lodge is beautiful and well maintained. The rooms as nice considering you are in a log cabin built so long ago. The food and staff are both awesome. The true attraction for me to this magical place is the... More 

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Woodstock, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

I have never been to the mountains before and this was a truly relaxing experience . We stayed in the Chestnut cabin , just the right size and so cozy ! My little boy is 6 years old and he loved it ....he called it " the little house " .Everyone is so friendly and helpful , the food is... More 

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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9 reviews 9 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

Our family is from Florida and we thought it would be nice to take our kids ages 8 and 13 to see snow. We made our reservations online and decided to stay Monday-Thursday. We thought we could save some money by staying here because they advertise meals. They also advertise special accomdations for allergies, so we asked them to make... More 

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71 reviews 71 reviews
11 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

We arrIved at the ranch on a Friday night after a brief snowfall the previous day. It was enough snow to give the ranch a shimmering appearance. The evening meal of fried chicken was delicious. There were only a handful of guests which was fine with us as we wanted a quiet weekend. Our accommodations were modest and clean. The... More 

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Seoul, South Korea
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

My wife and I took our first trip this weekend, and it will be the first of many. The staff was excellent. They were not only professional, but very personable and genuine. We stayed in the Bluebird room on the 2nd floor of the main ranch. The room was quaint and perfect for our needs. Larger rooms are available as... More 

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Mary C, Manager at The Cataloochee Ranch, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I am so happy that you had a great time at Cataloochee Ranch. I also am so glad that you also discovered how wonderful our guests are. Please come again soon and THANK YOU so much for the service that you have done for our country. More 

Miami, Florida
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

In October 2013, I stayed for three days at the ranch in one of the small historic cabins. My cabin had a cozy fireplace and historic decor, but with modern conveniences of a private bath, tv, and wifi (however, some cell phones don't get good reception there, but I had no problem). The property is beautiful and serene. Although I... More 

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Mary C, Manager at The Cataloochee Ranch, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. I am so glad that you returned to visit Cataloochee Ranch. We hope you return again and again. More 

Kinston, North Carolina
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57 reviews 57 reviews
9 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

This place is a small slice of heaven. Our family enjoyed hiking, horse back riding, fishing, as well as very good food and entertainment. The cabins are all clean and well appointed especially considering its supposed to be a ranch. This is more than a place to stay, its an experience and one that you will not soon forget. The... More 

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Mary C, Manager at The Cataloochee Ranch, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. I am so glad that your family enjoys Cataloochee Ranch. We look forward to your visit again soon. More 

Tampa, Florida
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Our family has been to the ranch many times over the past decade. Our recent visit is consistent with past visits. Love the dude ranches out west but with this so close to home and able to drive instead is just wonderful... It is one of the best family vacations you could ever ask for. .Your own cabin out in... More 

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Mary C, General Manager at The Cataloochee Ranch, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your great review! I am glad that you had a good time at Cataloochee Ranch and hope to see you soon. Mary Coker. More 

Jacksonville
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64 reviews 64 reviews
63 hotel reviews
134 helpful votes 134 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

My family stayed at Cataloochie for several days in two cabins. It was an amazing stay with my older parents, wife and two young teenage sons. The entire property is such a peaceful escape. We enjoyed the horseback riding, trout fishing, hiking and of course the food. The service was exceptional. This place has been run by the same family... More 

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Mary C, General Manager at The Cataloochee Ranch, responded to this review

Thank you for you review! I am so happy that your family had such a good time can hope that you can return soon. Not only am I the General Manager I am part of the family and we do take great pride in making Cataloochee Ranch the best that it can be for your family vacation. More 

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014 via mobile

Only come here if you love beauty and peace. Best place to go horseback riding in the southeast. Came here on our 26th wedding anniversary and we can't wait to go back. I wish we had found this place a long time ago.

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Mary C, General Manager at The Cataloochee Ranch, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review! I am so glad that you enjoyed your time at Cataloochee Ranch. I hope that you will come again soon. Mary Coker More 

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