We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The Tripadvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

McKinley Edwards Inn

208 Arlington Ave Bryson City, NC, Bryson City, NC 28713-9623
Lowest prices for your stay
Lock in the lowest price from these sites
View all 11 deals
Prices are the average nightly price provided by our partners and may not include all taxes and fees. Taxes and fees that are shown are estimates only. Please see our partners for more details.
Traveler (87)
Room & Suite (53)
Dining (6)


#4 of 11 B&Bs / Inns in Bryson City
Travelers' Choice
Our pet friendly inn is located on 1.5 acres of lushly landscaped grounds minutes from downtown Bryson City, NC. We have 12 comfortable rooms with all the amenities to make your stay a comfortable one. If you prefer something with a bit more space, our two bedroom cabin would be perfect for you. The cabin will sleep eight people and has a full kitchen to prepare all your meals. In the main house, there is a large sunny dining area where we serve a healthy continental breakfast each morning. The dining room is a great area to enjoy board games or a fun game of cards. In our large living area, you will find a 50-inch TV with access to Netflix in the event you would like to kick back and watch a movie. We will be happy to help you book reservations for the Great Smokey Mountain Railroad, hiking, biking, fishing, kayaking, white water rafting and more. We hope to see you here very soon!
Read more
Full view
Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Banquet room
Meeting rooms
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor furniture
Private check-in / check-out
Show more
Room features
Air conditioning
Flatscreen TV
Room types
Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms
See more room details
Good to know
Great View
265Reviews5Q+A55Room tips


Write a review and earn 100 points
Traveler rating
  • 213
  • 41
  • 11
  • 0
  • 0
Time of year
Traveler type
Selected filters
  • Filter
  • English
Popular mentions
Brian Wrabley wrote a review Aug 1
2 contributions
My wife and I spent 4 peaceful nights at the inn. The grounds were lovely with a nice view of the mountains. Our room was large and comfortable with a king bed plus a balcony to relax on. The breakfasts were very tasty and ample, with egg dishes, waffles, and fresh fruit! Our hosts Janice, and John Mark were really friendly, and helpful on what was available in the area to do. All in all it was a serene, and enjoyable place to stay!
Read more
Date of stay: July 2020Trip type: Traveled as a couple
bghewilson wrote a review Jul 2020
29 contributions8 helpful votes
The place is so nice. Room was big and full of amenities. The grounds were beautiful and you could tell they took pride in this place. It is so convenient to downtown or the Smokey mountain expressway. I would stay here again in a quick minute.
Read more
Date of stay: July 2020Trip type: Traveled with family
Bruce C wrote a review Jul 2020
1 contribution
We had a 4 day stay at the inn Janice and John are the friendliest people you could ever meet the room was clean and comfortable. The breakfast was great every day. The property grounds were very relaxing, if you’re traveling to Bryson City this is the place to go.
Read more
Date of stay: July 2020
Kaylynn H wrote a review Jul 2020
Augusta, Georgia3 contributions
What a wonderful place to stay in Bryson City. You won’t find a more accommodating, hospitable inn. Janice and John-Marc go out of their way to make your stay feel special with lots of personal touches. Wonderful homemade breakfasts each morning and even a night of s’mores around the fire pit! Fun outdoor games like jumbo Jenga and corn hole and a beautiful mountain view from the deck. Would definitely recommend.
Read more
Date of stay: July 2020
Suzy P wrote a review Jul 2020
1 contribution
The Innkeepers Janice and John-Marc were great. No matter what we needed, they were willing to help. One morning we were leaving before breakfast started, so the night before John-Marc made sure we had fruit, yogurt and even a breakfast quiche to pop in our room microwave. They provided great suggestions on what to visit and where to eat. The property is beautiful and well maintained with lots of little areas to sit in the shade and enjoy the views. We will be returning in the future!
Read more
Date of stay: July 2020
Sleep Quality
$176 - $224 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Charleston Inn
United StatesNorth CarolinaNorth Carolina MountainsBryson City
Is This Your Tripadvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Frequently Asked Questions about McKinley Edwards Inn
Which popular attractions are close to McKinley Edwards Inn?
Nearby attractions include Swain County Heritage Museum (0.4 miles), Bryson City Outdoors (0.4 miles), and Smoky Mountain Trains Museum (0.6 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at McKinley Edwards Inn?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free parking, and meeting rooms.
Is parking available at McKinley Edwards Inn?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to McKinley Edwards Inn?
Conveniently located restaurants include The Bistro at the Everett Hotel, Mountain Perks, and The High Test Deli & Sweet Shop.
Is McKinley Edwards Inn located near the city center?
Yes, it is 0.7 miles away from the center of Bryson City.
Are pets allowed at McKinley Edwards Inn?
Yes, pets are typically allowed, but it's always best to call ahead to confirm.
Does McKinley Edwards Inn offer any business services?
Yes, guests have access to meeting rooms and a banquet room during their stay.
Are there any historical sites close to McKinley Edwards Inn?
Many travelers enjoy visiting Smith's Dry Goods (0.4 miles).
Is McKinley Edwards Inn accessible?
Yes, it offers reduced mobility rooms. For specific inquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.