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Azalea Inn Bed and Breakfast

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Raleigh
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We originally made a reservation for our anniversary weekend at a hotel in Blowing Rock. Then my husband said, "We REALLY should stay in a Bed and Breakfast in the mountains". He was so right! He made arrangements with hosts Frank and Karen to stay in the Willow Room at the Azalea Inn. The place was full of charm with... More 

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North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

Centrally located and quite! We rented the Elk Suite. The suite is located behind the main house in a cute multi-unit cottage. The interior looks more like a cabin and is just beautiful! This is the cleanest suite that I have ever rented. The unit has a wall fireplace, comfortable king-sized bed, good sized wall mount flat screen, good sized... More 

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Thank Jennifer W
Mooresville, North Carolina
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2016

My wife and stayed at the Azalea a couple of times this summer and enjoyed it immensely. The place is very well maintained, well priced and the owners are friendly, accommodating and make a great breakfast! We'll be staying there again on our bike trips and hiking adventures.

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

Wonderful place to stay with a very friendly and welcoming atmosphere. Quaint decorum with variety of decorations in bedrooms, bathrooms, and common areas made for a comfortable stay. We loved the location which, according to GoogleMaps, was only 174 feet from the Bayou, a nice Cajun Smokehouse and bar. After a great night's sleep, we enjoyed a great breakfast that... More 

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Freeport IL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015 via mobile

Loved staying here! We had the best experience! The Inn is clean and homey! The gardens are beautiful. Breakfast is delicious and very filling. Frank and Karen the proprietors go above and beyond in making your stay comfortable and enjoyable! Hope to stay there again! It is also walking distance to restaurants and close to the slopes.

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Thank Pretzelcity
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015 via mobile

Indeed the best place to stay in Baguio! They got the best accommodation in the city! Plus the fact that all staff/personnel acts like professional, polite & well-groomed. Rates are quite pricey but you get the best out of your hard-earned bucks! I strongly recommend this 4-star hotel!

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Thank Intrepidus S
Durham, NC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

Great downtown location, walk to everything. Inn keepers are very nice and accommodating and the room was very clean and quiet. Breakfast was great, eggs benedict casserole with grits and fresh fruit and a muffin. Will stay there again the next time we visit Banner Elk.

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Thank Beth C
North Carolina, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

I am an avid Tripadvisor reader and always consider all the reviews, However in this case please do not waste time reading or considering the "Terrible Reviews" for this beautiful property. Those reviews are years old and not applicable to the B & B in its current condition and owners. I have stayed at many B & B's and Frank... More 

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Lexington, NC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

We stayed at the Inn this past weekend for the Beech Mountain Metric cycling event in Banner Elk. This worked out perfectly for my husband because the starting line was just outside of our front door! The breakfasts were delicious and quite filling! Frank and Karen were great and very accommodating. I very much enjoyed the sitting area, which was... More 

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Columbia, South Carolina
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

Our family just returned from a long weekend in Banner Elk, NC, where we attended my son's graduation ceremony at Lees-McRae college plus a wedding in a friend's family in nearby Blowing Rock. We needed downtown accommodations in Banner Elk so we could walk to college events. My family prefers the B&B experience to hotels. We booked two rooms, one... More 

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  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Azalea Inn is one of the best known B&Bs in the Highcountry and has more rooms than any other. With a history that dates back to the 60's and a main house build in 1937. The property has a great history. The innkeepers, Frank and Karen purchased the property in January 1998; and after living in Tanzania, East Africa, as missionaries during 2012 and 2013 are happy to be back at Azalea Inn B&B. We look forward to welcoming you to our special B&B. Life is Good. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Azalea Inn Bed and Breakfast

Address: 149 Azalea Circle, P.O. Box 1538, Banner Elk, NC 28604
Location: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Mountains > Banner Elk
Price Range: $99 - $150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Azalea Inn Bed and Breakfast 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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