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Barkwells, The Dog Lovers' Vacation Retreat

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Certificate of Excellence
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Kitchenette
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We just got back from a short (3 night) getaway to the Barkwell's property in Brevard, NC. Full Disclosure: The owners are friends of ours. This does NOT diminish the fact that they have created a lovely, welcoming, warm place for you and your dog(s)....More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank aureleah1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our 4th and 5th visit. We stopped here for 3 nights on our way to and from NH. The cabins are kept beautifully and each had its own Christmas tree with lights to make you feel at home for the holidays. As before...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank abc400
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We boarded our 2 dogs here over a long weekend. One of the dogs was recovering from surgery. The staff ensured our dogs enjoyed their stay, behaved themselves and were bathed before coming home. They were very caring and treated our dogs as if they...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Queenwondergirl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I stayed at Barkwells in Mills River last December with our yellow lab. All I can say is WOW. This place is amazing! The grounds are fully fenced, so this is the first place we have been able to let our dog...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank lmsteve3
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Barkwells family went above and beyond to make our stay comfortable. They helped us plan activities when area flooding washed out many areas and the government shutdown closed access to many hiking areas. Michael was very attentive and always available. Our accommodations were clean...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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About
Description
Run. Swim. Play. You and your four-legged friends can roam over eight rolling fenced acres or splash into the pond. Fully equipped and furnished vacation homes with hot tub, fireplace, luxurious beds, private More fenced yard, dog door, gated porch. Every comfort and convenience of home, but far away from every day.20 minutes from downtown Asheville, Hendersonville, Brevard and Biltmore Estate in the heart of the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains. Come. Sit. Stay. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Hot Tub
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
$210 - $310 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Barkwells, The Dog Lovers` Vacation Retreat Hotel Mills River
Location
United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Mountains > Mills River
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
$210 - $310 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Barkwells, The Dog Lovers` Vacation Retreat Hotel Mills River
Location
United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Mountains > Mills River
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Traveler (276)
Room & Suite (57)
Pool & Beach (7)
Dining (1)
Family and Play Areas (20)
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nanaofsix
August 8, 2018|
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Response from Robert H | Reviewed this property |
The town of Hendersonville has a main street full of wonderful shops with pet drinking stations and restaurants with patios allowing dogs. The Asheville/Hendersonville/Brevard area is very dog (pet) friendly. Last time we... More
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BrianL4860
April 25, 2017|
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Response from DavidandKarenTampaFl | Reviewed this property |
About 30 minutes from Barkwells.
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cll110
March 8, 2016|
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Closest is Ingles, very nice supermarket. Barkwells supplies starter filters, so don't worry about bringing any with you. They also have salt & pepper, little half & half containers, cooking spray, cleaning supplies, laundry... More
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"Although Snickers sleeps four, it's probably better suited for a family rather than two couples,..."
VirginiaWine
Jul 2, 2018
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"Dog Friendly"
TheWarnerPack
Jun 19, 2018
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"Cabins on the lake easily access the common dog area."
DavidandKarenTampaFl
Jun 8, 2018
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"The Baxter cabin is on the end with a great view of the beach and pond which we really enjoyed about it."
golfgal5674
May 23, 2018
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