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Nashville, Tennessee
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35 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

A hidden gem, not to be missed. AMAZING food! I believe everything is farm to table. Never had a bad meal; ever. If you have the option, opt for the rooms with a loft; unless you're a monkey you probably won't be able to get up there, but the ceiling height is nice, and being on the lower lever is... More 

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Thank KimberlyTN
evinsmill, Owner at Evins Mill, responded to this review

Hello - thank you for posting this note about your experience! I'm so glad you enjoyed the cuisine as much as you did, and took the time to see Carmac Falls from the base. Thank you again! William Cochran More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After hearing several of our friends rave about Evins Mill, my husband and I decided to book one night in Lockhart 1 to celebrate our 6th anniversary. We had the most wonderful time! Between the helpful staff, clean and cozy room, abundant delicious food, excellent hiking to a spectacular waterfall and time spent relaxing on the rockers outside our creek... More 

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evinsmill, Owner at Evins Mill, responded to this review

Thank you for coming - and thank you for sharing! William More 

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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My fiancé and I stayed at Evin's Mill for one night on our road trip from Nashville to the Smoky Mountains and back. First off, on our trip we stopped at one of the best falls in the Smokys (Grotto) and the twin falls/great falls area and hands down, Carmac Falls (the private waterfall on the property) is far and... More 

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Thank Nathan C
evinsmill, Manager at Evins Mill, responded to this review

I'm so glad you made it to the base of Carmac Falls - not everyone does - it is a bit of a challenge as you rightly noted, but I'm glad you found it worth the challenge! Thank you for taking the time to post a review here. I am happy to hear that the waterfalls was not the only... More 

Hermitage, Tennessee
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Evins Mill is the perfect place to rest, relax and disconnect. The property is beautiful with a wonderful waterfall and hiking trails. The staff is great. The dining experience is fabulous. The food is delicious and plentiful. The Labor Day Cookout was phenomenal! Where else can you have a buffet that includes ribeye steak, jumbo shrimp, lobster tail, barbecue ribs... More 

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Thank cflttu
evinsmill, Owner at Evins Mill, responded to this review

Thank you! Considering that part of our mission is to "help individuals find rest and renewal," it is very gratifying to read about an experience that re-affirms what we're trying to do. Thank you for coming and thank you for sharing. William Cochran More 

Jonesborough, Tennessee
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10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The rooms were fantastic with all the amenities for a nice getaway for couples or business. The food was scrumptious and nice pairing of sides. Taking the whole top floor, gave our group a place to watch the Olympics or go outside enjoy the relaxing outdoors. Would go back in a heartbeat!

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evinsmill, Owner at Evins Mill, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to post a review. I'm heartened to hear your experience of Evins Mill was as favorable as it was. Thank you again! William Cochran More 

Jackson, Tennessee
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely time at the Evins Mill Resort. The resort was very nice and the staff was very friendly at the resort. The chefs were fantastic! Everyone at the resort made us feel very welcome. Tina and Jason, especially made us feel welcome. Alivia, the new breakfast chef was very accommodating as, well. Before we arrived, we were... More 

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evinsmill, Owner at Evins Mill, responded to this review

Ahoy from Evins Mill. Thank you so much for making a reservation with us, for keeping it, for taking time to share your experience, and in so doing for giving us the opportunity to improve what we do. As someone who has his own dietary restriction, I am eager to accommodate those of our guests, which is why we solicit... More 

Franklin
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44 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

Our visit to Evins Mill was fabulous! The service is excellent, food delicious! Our dinner was what you would get at a fine dining restaurant. There are 2 entree choices each evening. The breakfast was a nice buffet style. The cabins are not luxurious, but nicely appointed, private, and with a private balcony with rocking chairs overlooking the creek. The... More 

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evinsmill, Owner at Evins Mill, responded to this review

Hello there. As a small business owner, it is most encouraging to read a review like this. I'm so glad your experience was a favorable one. Thank you for taking time to share it and of course for your patronage. Both are most appreciated! William Cochran More 

Nashville, Tennessee
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016

We have used Evins Mill a number of times for business meetings and 1-2 night retreats. The staff is excellent, and the food is amazing. Evins Mill is like stepping back in time. It is quaint, quiet and tranquil. The beauty of the area is unmatched. I also appreciate that they use local farmers for meat, vegetables and cheese.

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evinsmill, Owner at Evins Mill, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to post a review here. As a small business owner, it is certainly gratifying to read about positive experiences, and ones that are on-going. We appreciate your organization's continued patronage. And as a small business owner, I also invite any critique, observation, suggestions you might have on how we can improve or refine the overall... More 

Soddy Daisy, Tennessee
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16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2016

Wonderfully relaxing. Very private resort. I was attending a board retreat with a medium size group so I wish I would have had more "me" time to really enjoy the views from the rocking chairs of my room deck. I had a view of a small waterfall and it also rained but could still sit outside on the deck and... More 

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evinsmill, Owner at Evins Mill, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience here! I'm so glad to hear it was a favorable one. While most of our clients druing the week are groups, our weekends are more often than not populated with couples, so I do hope you'll be able to experience the "other side" of Evins Mill! More 

Dallas, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016 via mobile

Evins Mill has been a wonderful experience. I am here on for a work retreat and can't say enough about the quality of all the services, staff, meals and accomodations. Evins Mill is a class act from start to finish. Hike to the falls and enjoy a swim. It's gorgeous!

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evinsmill, Owner at Evins Mill, responded to this review

Thank you! And kudos to you for getting in that cold water beneath Carmac Falls! More 

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Meeting Rooms
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Formerly the estate of US Congressman Joe Evins, today Evins Mill is a historic inn and resort offering a scenic setting, bluff view accommodations and southern gourmet cuisine. Select amenities abound, as do on-site activities and nearby excursions. Straddling the Highland Rim and Cumberland Plateau, the forty-acre property boasts one of the few Eastern Hemlock forests in the region, lending it a mountain appeal. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Evins Mill

Address: 1535 Evins Mill Rd, Smithville, TN 37166-4947
Location: United States > Tennessee > Smithville
Price Range: $75 - $200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 20
Also Known As:
Inn At Evins Mill Hotel Smithville
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