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Old Edwards Inn and Spa

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Nashville, Tennessee
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We arrived on July 22nd for a weekend getaway. Overall it was a very good weekend. Just a couple of complaints; it is really hard to get any food or drink in this place. They expect you to dine in the formal dinning room for every meal or order room service which is slow and expensive. I played golf at... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We went to Highlands, NC to continue our search for a place to build our retirement home...which is still over a decade away. We did find some amazing options!!! I have to say that the towns of Highlands and Cashiers are absolutely incredible. The climate is perfect, the pace is relaxing and the views of the North Carolina mountains are... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a unique place!!! Beautiful and exquisite !!! The staff is ever so friendly and kind. They will go out of their way to help! The facilities are beautiful!! We always enjoy going to the Old Edwards Inn!! Love it!!!! The rooms, restaurants and grounds are immaculate!!

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Johns Creek, Georgia
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118 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I went here for my 60th birthday. What an absolutely fabulous place. IThe location is idyllic, the property is way beyond charming, the amenities are over the top first class, the service is impeccable and the staff couldn't be any nicer. Old Edwards Inn is in fact an old inn. If you like history and the stories that come with... More 

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Chatt. TN
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

My wife and I arrived July 18 for a 3 night stay in the Falls Cottages.1st---the cottage we had. 5315 is perfect. We have traveled several places and nothing come close to the service and amenities they have here.everything here is truly first class. All the employees have been very helpful and very courteous . We also had a couples... More 

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Amanda S, Marketing Director at Old Edwards Inn and Spa, responded to this review

We are so glad to know that you fully enjoyed your stay with us! It sounds like you had a well-rounded stay and were able to enjoy so many of our signature experiences, like The Spa and Madison's Restaurant. We love Christine at the spa too! She is a treasure. The Falls Cottages do have an energy all their own,... More 

Greensboro, Georgia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Of all the luxury hotels I've enjoyed, The Old Edwards Inn & Spa was one of the best. Although this hotel can be a splurge, it is truly worth the expense. Some rooms are much less than others but the king suite in the Falls section was where I chose to stay for an anniversary. Be aware of the "specials"... More 

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Amanda S, Marketing Director at Old Edwards Inn and Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for your glowing review of Old Edwards Inn and Spa! It sounds like you have experienced a lot of luxury properties, and we really appreciate your comments about ours. The Falls King Suites do appear to be emerging as guest favorites. The Falls Cottages part of the property has only been open for a couple of years and... More 

Hilton Head
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We arrived for our reservation, and we were not in the area that we had booked. I noted that, and, since they had no more guest rooms in that area, we were upgraded to a suite. I inquired about reservations I had made with the concierge for dinner and golf, and they confirmed both. However, when we checked in at... More 

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Amanda S, Marketing Director at Old Edwards Inn and Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for posting about your experience on TripAdvisor! We apologize for the scheduling glitches that you experienced while with us and are happy that we were able to accommodate you to your liking afterward. For coffee and pastries in the mornings, hopefully you discovered Art's at the Lodge, which is just steps away from the Falls Cottages. However, Mountain... More 

Knoxville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited to celebrate our 50th birthdays together. We stayed in a cottage and it was WONDERFUL! Every detail was perfect. We were spoiled from the time we entered the lodge until the time we left. The entire staff was friendly, helpful and professional. I did not purchase any spa services, but my girlfriends did and they thoroughly enjoyed them.... More 

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Amanda S, Marketing Director at Old Edwards Inn and Spa, responded to this review

We are so happy to have been a part of your girlfriends getaway celebration! It's great to hear that you enjoyed the spa amenities and café with your girlfriends and that you felt pampered. Thank you for posting your review on TripAdvisor. We hope to see you all again for the next milestone celebration... or before! More 

Norris, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Fabulous! The best way to describe it. Top notch everything. A group of 9 women celebrating a 50th birthday. We spent 5 hours in the spa (the best I have ever enjoyed) including a wonderful lunch. A private dinner party in the wine room with exceptional food and service. We were treated like queens (one friend even said she felt... More 

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Amanda S, Marketing Director at Old Edwards Inn and Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for posting your positive review on TripAdvisor. We love hosting girlfriend getaways, especially milestone celebrations that make lasting memories! We are happy that we contributed to a successful birthday experience for you and your friends. We're also glad that you plan to return, and we look forward to seeing you on your next visit! More 

Titusville
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped in for lunch and chose inside vs the wine garden due to the uncertain weather. The appointments in the dining area are excellent. The service is exceptional and should be at the cost. Two salads and wine $56. The view of the wine garden was pleasant. High end for lunch, but it was a very enjoyable experience. My... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Pool
  • Golf course
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This European style luxury resort cascades over several scenic blocks in downtown Highlands, NC, offering multiple room types, suites, cottages and full guest estates. Two spectacular outdoor heated mineral pools with whirlpools and cabanas, a world-class spa and fitness center, award-winning dining, and golf at the private Old Edwards Club are signature experiences at this full-service mountain resort. All guests enjoy champagne arrival and complimentary Dove Bars, fresh fruit and bottled water. European bedding, fine Italian linens, plush robes & slippers, rainfall showers and heated bathroom floors enhance the in-room experience. Most rooms feature fireplaces as well as private patios or balconies. The restaurants serve farm-to-table fare harvested fresh from two gardens and a greenhouse. Craft cocktails are enjoyed around the resort at casual bars and upscale lounges, and several live music venues provide entertainment indoors year round and outdoors in warmer months. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Old Edwards Inn and Spa

Address: 445 Main Street, PO Box 2130, Highlands, NC 28741
Location: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Mountains > Highlands
Price Range: $239 - $654 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Old Edwards Inn and Spa 4.5*
Number of rooms: 93
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