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East Lyme, Connecticut
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My son and his wife were traveling through NC when their truck broke down. We were scrambling to find them a place to stay while the nearest car dealer could look at their vehicle. I found the Calhoun House online and called right away to see if they had room for the night. Fortunately they had a room and Ed,... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The suite was well equipped with a small kitchen (no dishwasher), separate living area, and jacuzzi tub in bathroom. Close to town and water sports. Didn't like how impersonal it was; just given a code to get in, never met our hosts, had to take out our own trash. It was also a bit pricey, could have gotten breakfast at... More 

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Thank Georgiatrav
CalhounHouse, Owner at Calhoun House Inn & Suites, responded to this review

I am glad you enjoyed your stay at the Calhoun House Inn & Suites. My wife and I actually live on the property and enjoy the interaction with our guests. We have so many wonderful people come here from so many different places. Unfortunately we were gone to a convention during the dates you were here. Our housekeeper is at... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice place. It was quiet and family friendly. The suite was clean, well decorated, and stocked with breakfast food. The downtown shopping and dining is an easy walk from the house. We will definitely return.

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CalhounHouse, Owner at Calhoun House Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Thank you for the nice review. We love the short walk to downtown Bryson City and the peace and quiet of the community. I am glad you enjoyed your stay at the Calhoun House Inn & Suites. More 

Austin, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great location and walking distance to Bryson City. Very quiet and comfortable. The owner (Ed) was great to work with and very accommodating. The front porch has a great view of the mountains in the evenings.

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Thank dmsords
CalhounHouse, Owner at Calhoun House Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Thank you for those kind words. I am very happy you were able to enjoy the peace and serenity that the Calhoun House, and Bryson City in general, is able to offer visitors to the Great Smoky Mountains. Our porches are a wonderful place to sit, relax and meet new people. We feel privileged to live in such a beautiful... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I booked a rafting trip at the last minute and needed a place to stay for my family-wife and two girls (9 and 11). Luckily I found this online and could not have been more pleased with our accommodations. It was perfect for what we wanted/needed. We even enjoyed a DVD from their movie collection. Also could easily walk to... More 

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CalhounHouse, Owner at Calhoun House Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Bryson City is a great place to stay for outdoor activities like whitewater rafting, hiking, biking, kayaking, tubing, fishing and more... centrally located with great downtown shops and restaurants, all walking distance from the Calhoun House Inn & Suites. I am glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again soon. More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2016

We stayed in Bryson City for two nights on our Blue Ridge Parkway Tour. Ed and Shirley made us welcome. Their property is comfortable and homely. Easy walk into town. Great location for Smoky Mountains.

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CalhounHouse, Owner at Calhoun House Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words and thank you for pointing out the unique proximity of the house. Not only is the house a short walk to downtown Bryson City, but it also has a beautiful view of the Great Smoky Mountains from the second floor porches that wrap around the whole house. Because the house is cut into the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

While searching for a place to stay in Bryson City, Calhoun House came up and once I saw the Movie Gallery Suite I was hooked! Of course, I looked at reviews and the location, etc. My cousin and I traveled there to take a ride on the Train to Oz. Calhoun House was just a few minutes walk from the... More 

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CalhounHouse, Owner at Calhoun House Inn & Suites, responded to this review

If you are a child or a child at heart, the Wizard of Oz train on the Great Smoky Mountain Railroad is a memorable adventure. I know our Movie Gallery Suite fits right into that whole experience, with our unique decor of old movie posters and original movie star photographs. We understand that travelers have many choices when they book... More 

Worth, Illinois
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41 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

What a wonderful find! We found a home away from home. Ed and Shirley are such warm and friendly folks. They did such a superb job and renovating the suites providing every luxury and convenience. The views are outstanding and location is ideal to walk to downtown Bryson City. Can't wait to return!!!

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Thank MagRag
CalhounHouse, Owner at Calhoun House Inn & Suites, responded to this review

I am so glad you enjoyed your stay with us. We looked at a lot of properties before we selected the Calhoun House to create a dream location for travelers. We knew the renovation would be extensive but the historic nature of the building, the location of the house (a beautiful view of the Great Smoky Mountains while still only... More 

Charlotte, North Carolina
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40 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016

We had never stayed in Bryson City and had no idea what to expect of a B&B in the area. To be within walking distance to town was such a bonus. We parked our motorcycles and walked to dinner and shops the two evenings we stayed at the Calhoun House. We chose the Movie Suite. We loved looking at the... More 

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CalhounHouse, Owner at Calhoun House Inn & Suites, responded to this review

A lot of new friendships have been formed on our spacious porches. Bryson City is a very convenient location for anyone who wants to experience our beautiful scenery by car or motorcycle. Our close proximity to downtown Bryson City makes it easy for guests to leave their cars or motorcycles parked here at the house and walk to shops, restaurants... More 

Rock Hill, South Carolina
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

This is absolutely the best pet-friendly lodging in which we have ever stayed with our two boys. The location allowed us to walk our dogs to town and still experience all the things that makes Bryson City a charming place to visit. You've read all the great comments about the Calhoun House. They're all true and don't even think about... More 

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Thank Dave S
CalhounHouse, Owner at Calhoun House Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Thank you for these very nice comments. I am glad you enjoyed your stay. Bryson City is a very pet friendly community. We always see a lot of dogs walking downtown and on the trails. Small, well-behaved pets are always welcome at the Calhoun House, with prior approval. More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Spacious, Affordable, Condo Style, Vacation Rental Suites featuring Private Entrances, Private Baths with Jacuzzi tubs, Fully Equipped Kitchens, King or Queen pillow top beds, long range mountain views, A/C, Fireplace, 2 blocks from the Great Smoky Mountains Railroad train depot and downtown Bryson City, NC and 2 miles from the Great Smoky Mountains National Park entrance. Each Suite is exquisitely decorated in a unique theme with 4 separate rooms; Living Room, Bedroom, Kitchen and Bathroom. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Calhoun House Inn & Suites

Address: 110 Bryson Ave, PO Box 2, Bryson City, NC 28713-7726
Location: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Mountains > Bryson City
Price Range: $181 - $237 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Calhoun House Inn & Suites 3*
Number of rooms: 4
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