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Carrier Houses Bed and Breakfast

3.0 of 5 Guest house   |   255 North Main Street, Rutherfordton, NC 28139-2507
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
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Too far from home
Top Contributor
71 reviews 71 reviews
25 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

Dan and Lynn make your stay enjoyable. The rooms are well done and clean. The breakfast was incredible. Parking can be a challenge. The provide and ornament at the breakfast table for you to decorate. They then will use the ornament for the Christmas tree. This is a fun activity while you wait on breakfast.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

My wife and I have traveled the world on business and pleasure. The Carriage House is our roots (she grew up nearby) and we cannot say enough about it. We never comment or review online, having been first adopters of every new technology as part of our jobs, but, we break that rule here. On our last visit, a young... More

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Dan H, Owner at Carrier Houses Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

We're glad that you enjoyed your time in Rutherfordton and the foothills. Thanks for pointing out the hidden gems of our area and suggesting that travelers base themselves here for day trips around this beautiful region. More

Charlotte, North Carolina
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
14 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

My husband and I chose this place because of the amazing reviews for our weekend trip to Chimney Rock-we can understand why now! When we first checked in, we were met by Dan. All though I was excited about staying, I was a tad nervous about breakfast since I do have some foods I need to steer clear of. Dan... More

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Dan H, Owner at Carrier Houses Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

We're so glad that you enjoyed your stay as much as we enjoyed having you. Thanks for the kind remarks. We'll look forward to your next visit. Hope it's soon. More

New Philadelphia, Ohio
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58 reviews 58 reviews
33 hotel reviews
131 helpful votes 131 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2013

We stayed at Carriage house for 2 nights as we had a wedding to go too in Rutherfordton. Days were 19th-20th of April 2013. First Dan and Lynn (owners), made our stay so great. The room was very nice and reminded me of going to my Grandparent's in the 50's ! Our bed room was very nice and clean and... More

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Dan H, Owner at Carrier Houses Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thanks for your kind words. It's good to know that our efforts pay off with happy customers like you folks. Hope you'll come back soon. More

Oslo, Norway
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2013

We stayed in the Coxe Room in Carrier Houses Bed and Breakfast for one night during our road trip in the middle of October. Very lovely house with warm and cosy old style room décor. One could spend the whole day going around and checking all small decorations and the details of the house. On a slightly negative note –... More

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Dan H, Owner at Carrier Houses Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind remarks. We are happy to say that the squeaky antique bed has been fixed and is providing a restful night’s sleep once again (with or without earplugs). We hope that you will have an opportunity to come back and see for yourself. If you decorated a Christmas ornament while you were here, you may view... More

Rock Hill, South Carolina
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2012

My husband and I stayed for just one night for a quick getaway to celebrate our Wedding Anniversary, and didn't want to leave! Dan and Lynn are great hosts, that really make you feel welcome. This was our first stay in a bed and breakfast, and we loved it! They have jigsaw puzzles out, in the … read moreparlor, and... More

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Key West, Florida
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2012

I visited family in North Carolina recently and stayed with Dan and Lynn at their wonderful B&B. I must say, I could not have had a better experience! I stayed in the Coxe room. It was so cozy and comfortable . . . furnished with beautiful antiques befitting the 1800's era of the houses. Dan and Lynn are fantastic hosts.... More

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Cheyenne, Wyoming
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26 reviews 26 reviews
18 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2011

Southern hospitality is the key at Carrier. I was here in early December. The hallway and my room were tastefully decorated for Christmas. Fresh ice water, hot cider and cookies were available in the evening. Breakfast was delicious. Room was very pleasant. Bathroom was small. Hosts were most welcoming and offered their help if there were any issues. Carrier Houses... More

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Knoxville, Tennessee
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2011

I have been staying at the Carrier Houses Bed and Breakfast for at least 3 years now. I travel to this area and stay at the Carrier House at least 2 to 3 nights a week. I have stayed in every room between the two houses. I can honestly say I have never had a bad experience. That is a... More

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Rocky Mount, North Carolina
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3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2011

This was the first time my husband and I stayed at a bed and breakfast and we loved it! Very neat and clean and breakfast was awesome every morning. Both houses are decorated beautifully.

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Address: 255 North Main Street, Rutherfordton, NC 28139-2507
Location: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Smoky Mountains > Rutherfordton
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Carrier Houses Bed and Breakfast 3*
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Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
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Each room in these two 19th Century houses is decorated in a unique style. Flat screen TVs, and air conditioning are just some of the modern amenities that you can enjoy in these historic and well-maintained homes. ... more   less 
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