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  • Excellent67%
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  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I found the Cataloochee Ranch while looking for a family friendly getaway near Asheville. I was so excited just looking at the website! I emailed several other familes with children the same age as my kids (13, 10 and 7) and before I knew it....5...More

Thank MrsBighamNite
Reviewed April 30, 2018

My wife and I enjoyed a perfect weekend at the Ranch. The hike up to Hemphill Bald was spectacular and well worth the 6 miles to and fro from the lodge. Food and drink was good and service was warm and extra friendly. Kudos to...More

Thank BRBJR
Reviewed February 20, 2018 via mobile

I loved our stay! Very friendly staff and convenient for skiing. We had trouble with our heater, but the attentive staff quickly handles it for us. As other guests have noted, if you want privacy, stay in one of the cabins as walls are thin...More

2  Thank Karin F
Response from Clifford M, General Manager at The Cataloochee RanchResponded February 21, 2018

Thank you so very much for your kind ranking. We very much look forward to your return trip. Respectfully, Cliford Meads

Reviewed February 19, 2018 via mobile

Definitely be prepared for what you are getting into. Our cabin had no heat or air. We had one space heater & they kindly brought us more blankets which helped a little from the cold that blew in around the doors. The trail hikes were...More

Thank Amber S
Response from Clifford M, General Manager at The Cataloochee RanchResponded February 20, 2018

Thank you very much for taking the time to write. We apologize that our cabins tend to be drafty in the winter but hopefully the extra blankets that were provided was helpful. Glad you enjoyed our trails and the stunning views. Because of your observation,...More

Reviewed January 17, 2018 via mobile

We arrived around 5 pm for check in. We received a hiking trail map and room name. No key. Was told what time breakfast is served. That's it! No offer of a hot tea or coffee or even a bottle of water. When we got...More

2  Thank Betty T
Response from Clifford M, General Manager at The Cataloochee RanchResponded January 23, 2018

Dear Bee W: Thank you for taking the time to post about your stay. We’re very sorry about the difficulties you experienced. We appreciate your detailed critique and will take it to heart. The owners of Cataloochee Ranch have recently hired new management to assess...More

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Pool
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Free Parking
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Tastefullady
November 22, 2016|
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Response from Mary C | Property representative |
We love animals, but unfortunately we cannot accommodate animals in our units. Animals on the grounds, hiking, biking, etc, are welcome.
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Joy B
June 2, 2015|
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Response from CaryTravler | Reviewed this property |
My understanding is that as long as they aren't full re guests they welcome non-guests. I don't think there are special nights. I would call Cataloochee and tell them when you want to come and see if they can accommodate... More
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newyorker769
May 15, 2015|
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Response from Cataloochee R | Property representative |
Asheville Regional Airpot is the closest to Cataloochee Ranch, around 45 minutes.
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"The main lodge is fun and in the same building as the dining"
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"The cabins are private, quiet, and clean."
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"Sassafras cabin was new and very nice"
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"Don't choose Goldfinch."
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