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Baird House of Valle Crucis

Certificate of Excellence
1451 Watauga River Road, Valle Crucis, NC 28679
Baird House of Valle Crucis

113 reviews from our community

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Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

First stay at a bed and breakfast and it was fantastic! We stayed in the Appleview, which was great. Tom and Deede were absolutely wonderful hosts who made us feel like family. Will definitely be back for more stays. They also made excellent recommendations for activities in and around the area.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had the pleasure of enjoying the Baird House for an entire weekend recently. Tom and Deede are so warm and inviting you will feel as if old friends are welcoming you home. The breakfast alone is reason enough to stay there, but we found so many reasons to fall in love with this place. Walking peacefully along the river,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for 1 night and boy do we wished we could have stayed a couple! We booked the Apple Tree View room and it was wonderful! Tom and Deede are such gracious hosts and breakfast was delicious. There are homemade cookies and cake as well as coffee,tea and soft drinks available whenever you want. They have a large... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

My wife & I couldn't have had a better stay. Baird House is beautifully restored & decorated. Breakfasts were hearty & delicious. But most of all, the owners are just incredible. They are real "foodies", & the local restaurants they recommended were spot on. We also shared a couple long, entertaining conversations with them, capping off a very relaxing weekend.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

We thoroughly enjoy being at the Baird House. It is beautiful any time of the year. The house is furnished with beautiful time pieces. The bedrooms are comfy and you spacious! The breakfast is the best home cooked meal I have ever eaten. Deede and Tom know how to make you feel like family. They are the best at what... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

Just returned from yet another fabulous stay a The Baird House! I first discovered this gem in October, 2003 and have returned many times over the last 12 years. From the moment you are greeted at the door you feel like you're home, away from home. Warm hospitality, beautiful decor, comfortable accommodations, and the BEST BREAKFAST you will ever be... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015 via mobile

We throughly enjoy being at the Baird House. It is refreshing any time of the year. The house is furnished with beautiful period pieces. The bedrooms are comfy and so spacious! The breakfast is the BEST home cooked meal I have ever eaten. Deede and Tom know how to make you feel like family. We feel like they are our... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

I knew I'd made the right choice when I called to make my reservation. Tom (the owner) and I chatted for almost 15 minutes. Southern hospitality and I wasn't even there yet! Prior to our arrival, Tom warned us about some navigation systems that incorrectly steer guests the wrong way based on their address. He emailed a detailed turn-by-turn list... More 

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Tom H, Owner at Baird House of Valle Crucis, responded to this review

Thanks for your nice comments, Mike. Deede & I sure enjoyed our time with you and your wife. Thanks also for telling us about the temp. of the Jacuzzi water on the day you checked out...I checked the thermostat of the water heater that day and it did need to be adjusted higher so I'm sorry it wasn't as hot... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

Spent two days here relaxing and used this place as our starting point to explore the Blue RidgeParkway. Absolutely lovely with spacious room which was extremely private and quiet. Very clean, down duvet was heavenly. Nice jacuzzi tub. Setting is very rustic and our gracious hosts recommended some great local restaurants as well as activities. Would come back any day!!

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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

My husband and I just stayed at the Baird House. Tom and Deede are wonderful hosts who immediately make you feel at home. Our room was cozy, quiet, clean, and beautifully furnished. This was our first experience at a B&B and we were extremely happy with our stay. The breakfast was delicious. There are sodas and snacks available at any... More 

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