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Historic Banning Mills

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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“zip line”(76 reviews)
“zipline tour”(16 reviews)
“free fall”(10 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Not enough space to praise this place! We stayed over night in one of the rooms in the lodge, although there are cabins and tree houses to rent! Our modernized room and bath were spotless and the bed very comfortable. The staff was exceptionally friendly...More

Thank joyce j
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First I will start by saying I almost never write reviews because I am usually hardly impressed with people and or places. The customer service is impeccable. The front office staff called me days before my trip with updates. When we arrived we were welcomed...More

Thank SLFerguson
Response from Donna H, Owner at Historic Banning MillsResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your kind words! We are so happy you enjoyed your stay and look forward to seeing you again soon! And a special thank you for making sure your meals were shared with those who couldn't be here to enjoy it for themselves....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We truly enjoyed our treehouse room! It was up high and literally in the tree tops. It definitely was the coolest thing ever! We moved our little table and chairs out onto our little deck and ate our dinner overlooking Snake Creek. It was so...More

Thank pdbkab
Response from Donna H, Owner at Historic Banning MillsResponded 6 days ago

Thank you! We are so glad you enjoyed your treehouse! Yes, you are correct we have limited cell and wifi service which makes it the best place to disconnect from the busy world we live in and enjoy each other! Hope to see you back...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were at a conference and choose to stay in one of the tree houses. It swayed with the wind but was built so sturdy we weren't nervous. The food was good. We went back at another time to do the zip lines. That was...More

Thank Catherine T
Response from Donna H, Owner at Historic Banning MillsResponded 6 days ago

We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and even returned for some zipline FUN!! We hope to see you again soon to try some of the other adventure here!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Completely enjoyed the beautiful scenery, relaxing sounds of nature and incredible meals provided by Banning Mills. There was plenty of adventures to occupy our family of four and provide us with a great retreat from the everyday routine. The zipline guides were amazing, well informed,...More

Thank susannebeeman
Response from Donna H, Owner at Historic Banning MillsResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your kind words! We are so excited your stay was exactly what you desired. And yes, you are correct, our sack lunches are made fresh just like the rest of the meals served here at Banning. We will definitely take you up...More

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GreenLeaders Platinum level
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Breakfast included
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Hot Tub
Outdoor pool
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Price range
$99 - $189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
$99 - $189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
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Traveler (175)
Room & Suite (24)
Dining (5)
Pool & Beach (3)
Family and Play Areas (21)
Business Center & Event Rooms (6)
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mrh36530
July 10, 2018|
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Response from Donna H | Property representative |
Hi! Yes check-in for all activities are at the Main Lodge. While it isn't suggested that you bike to the Lodge because you would need to access the main road, we do have an amazing pedestrian suspension bridge that... More
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Barbara M
August 10, 2017|
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Response from Donna H | Property representative |
I apologize for the delayed response. Our RV sites are maintained by onsite staff. We do have wireless internet; however, you are in a gorge so that leads itself to some signal quality issues. Cellular service has the same... More
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georgiamomto2
January 21, 2017|
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Response from Donna H | Property representative |
We have two tree houses that have the king bed on level 1 and a small loft area with one set of bunk beds. Bunk beds are great for kids but a bit too small for adults. The tree houses that have the loft are numbers 52 and... More
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"We stayed in the treehouse. You gotta try it. And it sways which is totally awesome."
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"Treehouse #53 is amazing!"
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"wonderful lodge experience"
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"Cabins over the river are perfect!"
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