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The Inn at Elk River

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Certificate of Excellence
The Inn at Elk River in Banner Elk, NC is honored to have received a 2012, 2013 & 2014 Trip Advisor Award of Excellence! For the past several years, Trip Advisor has ranked the Inn at Elk River as one of the top rated B&B facility in the NC High Country Mountain region, an honor that Innkeeper Darlene Calvert works very hard to maintain. The Inn is always spotless clean and fresh. The Inn has 8 rooms with private baths and a beautiful view of the NC mountains from the deck outside each room. Four of the eight rooms have working fireplaces for cool, cozy evenings. Room rates include a full breakfast for two prepared and served fresh each morning. The Inn at Elk River is an inviting Williamsburg Inn that has been owned and operated by three couples since 1996; John and Malinda Lowery, Bill and Loretta Dodgen and Richard and Ann Miller. Come and enjoy every season in Banner Elk N.C. As The Inn at Elk River is open year round and the hospitality will surpass your expectations. Come see for yourself why The Inn at Elk River has been highly rated as one of the best B&B's in the NC mountains by TripAdvisor for the past deveral years!
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All reviews bed and breakfast adirondack chairs look forward to returning soon anniversary card french toast view from the balcony wonderful cook close to town delicious breakfast enjoyed our stay peace and quiet room was clean and comfortable celebrate our anniversary upstairs room pleasant stay stayed longer long weekend
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very cozy and quiet. Just what I needed. Cute town with "local" charm. Nice little restaurants, but make reservations unless you have time to wait. Inn could use some TLC, but it was clean, the host was very friendly and helpful.

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank notalwaysposh
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Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

Second visit for my husband and me... a quick weekend get-away! A beautiful setting with an awesome view. Quiet and quaint. Darlene is a wonderful host! Makes sure we’re comfortable... and her breakfasts are the best! We look forward to our next stay!!More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Dkraft64
Response from jslowery, Owner at The Inn at Elk RiverResponded August 14, 2018

Thank you for your return visit and gracious review for your recent stay at the Inn at Elk River. There is no greater compliment we can hope for than returning guests and we appreciate your desire to become a loyal guest at our B&B! Our...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our first time staying at The Inn at Elk River. We had such a great time! We loved how convenient it was to downtown banner elk but also felt private and secluded. The views are beautiful and the charm is so cute! Darlene...More

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

The view at this Inn was absolutely beautiful. The room was clean and the fireplace was very nice. The breakfast every morning was outstanding. We will definitely return. This is a great place with a great mountain view.

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Christy M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed over Thanksgiving weekend and we enjoyed every moment. The place is clean and you feel at home. The breakfast was delicious. The best part is Darlene who is sweet and hospitable. She makes this place an amazing experience. We will...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Quinton T
August 21, 2015|
Response from jslowery | Property representative |
Yes, we have rooms available to rent for the month & have had several ski staff from Sugar stay with us in years past. Please call our Innkeeper, Darlene Calvert to get special rate for monthly rental at (828) 898-9669... More
October 21, 2014|
Response from jslowery | Property representative |
Each of our 8 bedrooms has it's own private bathroom complete with a tub & shower, if that is your question. If you are referring to "hot tubs", we don't have those available. 4 0f our 8 bedroms has working fireplaces & all... More
Room Tips
"No elevator, have to walk stairs. The rooms are all pretty much the same. We enjoyed our stay."
1 week ago
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"All rooms are excellent and clean."
2 weeks ago
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"Upstairs rooms have the best views"
Aug 29, 2017
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"Upstairs room have the best views"
Aug 28, 2017
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$151 - $159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United StatesNorth CarolinaNorth Carolina MountainsBanner Elk
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