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“Quaint, cozy, friendly and warm.” 5 of 5 stars
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“Quaint, cozy, friendly and warm.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2012

Visited here with my husband for the weekend. Lovely innkeeper gave us great overview of this former Jesuit retreat. Room was comfortable and large bathroom, plenty of space. Grounds were lovely and a quick drive to eat at the Magnolia Inn and visit the Hot Springs Resort and Spa. Can't wait to go back!

Room Tip: We stayed in Tranquility. Towards the back of the house on the first floor. Very quiet.
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  • Stayed December 2012, traveled as a couple
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Additional Information about Laughing Heart Lodge & Hostel

Property: Laughing Heart Lodge & Hostel
Address: 289 NW Highway 25/70, Hot Springs, NC 28743
Location: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Mountains > Hot Springs
Hotel Style:
Ranked #3 of 11 Specialty Lodging in Hot Springs
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 17
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Laughing Heart Lodge opened in August 2012 after extensive renovation. The lodge was built in 1892 and for over 50 years was a Jesuit Retreat Center. Today Laughing Heart Lodge offers accommodations for visitors and travelers in its 9 lovingly renovated rooms (7 with private baths) and most with exceptional mountain views. Laughing Heart also has a hostel which is at the trailhead of the Appalachian Trail and offers very affordable lodging for hikers and other visitors to Hot Springs. ... more   less 

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