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Orchard Inn

3.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   100 Orchard Inn Lane, Saluda, NC 28773
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Ranked #1 of 6 Saluda B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
Don C Buford, United States
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Buford, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My husband and I loved the Orchard Inn, and we plan on returning in the near future. Marc and Marianne are the perfect host and hostess, personable but professional. The food was to die for, and our room was very nice and clean. The views are wonderful as well, and we were entertained by the birds eating right outside the... More

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Atlanta
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a relaxing, enjoyable get away during spring break. We enjoyed beautiful views of the sun rising over the Warrior Mountains. Marc and Marianne offered gracious hospitality and scrumptious breakfasts. A remarkable inn!

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Charleston, South Carolina
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great weekend with friends, this is our second visit. Wonderful relaxing atmosphere, the food was exceptional again. This visit we made use of the spa services which was an added bonus! We will be returning later in the year :)

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Greenville, South Carolina
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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I recently stayed at the Orchsrd Inn for my birthday. Marianne and Marc were the perfect hosts! My room #1 was cozy, welcoming and inviting. Upon arrival there was even a plate of homemade cookies and a muffin and candy on my bed. I went on the nature walk in the morning before breakfast with Marc and his two wonderful... More

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Decatur, Georgia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013 via mobile

We have been visiting Orchard Inn for a number of years. We go 3 - 4 times a year, and obviously, absolutely love it! Marc and Marianne make guests feel like dear friends, who are welcome in their home. The inn has such a warm and inviting feel w/ a huge fireplace in the main room, and spectacular views of... More

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Greensboro, North Carolina
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2013

Our family was welcomed by Marc and Marianne and the wonderful staff to enjoy the Thanksgiving holiday in the relaxed atmosphere that abounds in the Orchard Inn. The entire stay could not have been more perfect. Each meal is meticulously prepared. Delicious. We will be back!

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New York City, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2013

I have known the owners of the Orchard Inn since I was a child. As a good friend of their sons, I visited their home in Florida more times than I can ever remember. I always said that they should go into the hospitality industry because they are the most incredible hosts. I had the pleasure of visiting them this... More

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Jupiter Fl
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4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013

We returned for the first winter stay. The main house was beautifully decorated and the fireplace was lite. A warm cozy atmosphere even if the outside was cold and rainy. We stayed in the Laurel Cottage which had a comfortable homey feel with all the amenities . As usual Marianne and Marc were the perfect hosts tending to our every... More

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Hendersonville, North Carolina
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013

The Dickens Dinner - 5 courses accompanied by readings from A Christmas Carol by a Dickensonian costumed gentleman - was a perfect Christmas gift to ourselves. The food was excellent and the guests all quite interesting. Although we live only 20 miles away we took advantage of the special room rate and spent the night. A lovely corner room, comfy... More

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Charleston, South Carolina
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27 reviews 27 reviews
10 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

This was our first visit to Orchard Inn. We stayed in Paulownia Cottage. I recommend it, plenty of space, comfortable king sized bed, spacious bathroom, and a fireplace that we enjoyed every morning and evening. Large deck overlooking the orchard and down the valley with a lovely sunrise view. The food was delicious. Thanksgiving dinner did not disappoint. Dining room... More

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Additional Information about Orchard Inn

Also Known As:
Orchard Hotel
Orchard Hotel Saluda
Address: 100 Orchard Inn Lane, Saluda, NC 28773
Location: United States > North Carolina > Saluda
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 6 B&Bs / Inns in Saluda
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Orchard Inn 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Located just 30 mi. south of Asheville in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, the rest of the world melts away the moment you enter the long winding driveway and approach our elegant mountain top escape, comfortably nestled on 12 peaceful acres. As you walk up the front steps, graciously framed in boxwood hedges, the cozy rockers on the Antebellum style porch are calling. Enter the open and airy living room with it's great stone fireplace, and you immediately feel at home. The Inn was originally built in 1926 by the Brotherhood of Southern Railroad as a summer retreat for members' families. Transformed into a B&B in 1981 it is listed on the National Register of Historic Places, member of Select Registry as well as Chaine des Rotisseurs. Fine dining restaurant serving dinner Thurs-Sat. 14 rooms tastefully decorated in period pieces & antiques all with luxurious linens. ... more   less 
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