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4-1/2 Street Inn Bed and Breakfast

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The 4 1/2 Street Inn defines the word charming. The Inn is a large country home sitting atop a hill just a few blocks from Main Street with a wrap around porch, deck for breakfast and happy hour and lush gardens with hammocks. The rooms are individually decorated and each has their own charm (there's that word again.) We celebrated... More 

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116 reviews
32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Sue and I stayed there two nights. If we return to Highlands we will stay here. The breakfast is very good. Wine from 5:30 to 7 p.m. was enjoyable. It has antiques and is run by a couple that have been doing it for 20 years. Do call well in advance because it is hard to get a room.

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Destin, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice B+B. Helene and Ricky were very hospitable, pleasant and gracious. Short drive to Main Street. There dinner recommendations were spot on. See other reviews of Wolfgangs, Meriage and Wild Tyme. Property needs some updating but generally nice. Ricky is in a community play in Sept. Hope someone goes to see and updates on their site.

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Marco Island, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I can only reiterate what others have said and add that the 4 1/2 Street Inn takes you to a peaceful place back in time where you will feel that you should disconnect from your devices and connect to nature. It is a real respite complete with the gracious hospitality of Helene and Rick providing a delightful array of food... More 

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Fourinn, Owner at 4-1/2 Street Inn Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Your review was so beautifully written, and describes all that I love about our property and gardens. I find the cool breezes and songs of cicidas at night magical and cannot imagined being lulled to sleep in any other way. Thank you so much for the kind words and taking the time to write this review. Take care, Helene More 

Hoover, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We love staying here! Comfortable, relaxing, wonderful location with very sweet and totally accomodating hosts, Helene and Rick...a step back in time, but close to town and wonderful mountain roads and scenery all around.

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Fourinn, Owner at 4-1/2 Street Inn Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

We have had so many guests on motorcycles and car clubs come and stay with us to enjoy these amazing roads. We are so happy you find our inn comfortable enough to return for the 3rd time, and we look forward to seeing you next time. Thank you so much for the kind words and taking the time to write... More 

Lenoir City, Tennessee
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited Highlands in July to escape the hot weather in East Tennessee; at 4000+ feet above sea level, Highlands high daily temperatures are around 10 degrees Farenheit cooler than lower elevations. This was our 5th or 6th visit to the 4-1/2 Street Inn and it was outstanding as usual. This Inn is one of the more relaxing facilities you... More 

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Fourinn, Owner at 4-1/2 Street Inn Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

We are so glad you find our inn and property relaxing enough to keep coming back. Ricky has done such a beautiful job with the yard, there is no better spot rock in chair or swing, or take a nap in the hammock in Highlands. The short walk to town is an added plus for many of our guests. Thank... More 

Gaithersburg, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016

A major part of our decision to return to Highlands this summer after two years was to stay at 4-1/2 Street Inn. We have loved visiting Highlands for many years but finding this wonderful place and experiencing the pampering of Helene and Rick made our visits truly memorable. Words fall short in trying to convey how enjoyable the total experience... More 

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Fourinn, Owner at 4-1/2 Street Inn Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Ricky and I are so happy you and Mike feel at home here, and can appreciate how special this lovely historic home is. Highlands offers so much blending great dining and shopping with exciting outdoor adventures and beautiful scenery. We too are happy you found us and look forward to your next visit. Thank you for the kind words and... More 

The Villages
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

Staying at the 4 1/2 Street Inn is always a really nice experience. Very homey and comfortable. Helene makes her breakfast yummy and with special attention to favorites - like the pineapple casserole. Delicious! The Inn is within walking distance to downtown Highlands. Wonderful restaurants and shopping. Try the Highlands Playhouse. Enjoy your stay! Willy

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Fourinn, Owner at 4-1/2 Street Inn Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

It is always nice to see you. The Highlands Playhouse has great musicals, and now shows movies too. It is great to walk to town, and back, especially after a big dinner. Thank you for the kind words and taking the time to write this review. We look forward to your next visit. Take care, Ricky & Helene. More 

Englewood, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016

Surrounding Highlands are spectacular water falls, hiking, lakes, fishing, and shopping for art. But what brings us back time and again to 4 1/2 Street Inn is the amazing hospitality with personal attention! Those outstanding breakfasts served on the deck while sitting near the fresh homegrown herbs and vegetables; their sweet and polite dog, Jake, watching for a fallen morsel;... More 

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Fourinn, Owner at 4-1/2 Street Inn Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

You so beautifully described the magic of Highlands. Waterfalls, forests, hiking, cool temperatures and sophisticated shopping, dining, and galleries. Thank you for being with us, the kind words, and taking the time to write this review. We appreciate you. Ricky & Helene More 

Cumming, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

My wife and I recently had the pleasure to visit this wonderful old inn. The stay was made even more enjoyable by the wonderful innkeepers Helene and Ricky. Helene could not do enough to make our stay more comfortable and enjoyable. Their little dog Jake is extermely friendly. Ricky has a 2006 red corvette convertable, ask him for a ride... More 

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Fourinn, Owner at 4-1/2 Street Inn Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words and taking the time to write this review. Ricky and I love what we do, so it is easy to help and share our experiences with our guests. Ricky told me to tell you there is no extra charge for the white knuckles during your ride with him in the Corvette. Jake thanks you... More 

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Additional Information about 4-1/2 Street Inn Bed and Breakfast

Address: 55 4 1/2 St, Highlands, NC 28741-8499
Location: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Mountains > Highlands
Price Range: $110 - $160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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