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The North Carolina Mountains Hotels

Sourwood Inn

  • 810 Elk Mountain Scenic Hwy. Map It
  • Local Flavor

Pros

  • Stunning mountainside setting
  • Handsome rooms
  • Bathrooms with mountain views

Cons

  • A 20-minute drive to downtown
  • No in-room TV

Updated 09/26/2012

Fodor's Review

Two miles from the Blue Ridge Parkway, down a narrow winding road, sits one of the most stunning small inns in the mountains, constructed of stone and cedar, in the Arts & Crafts style. Twelve large rooms each have a real wood-burning fireplace, a bathtub with a view (there's also a separate shower), and French doors that open onto a private balcony. A chef prepares delicious meals. With no air-conditioning it can feel a little warm at times in summer. Sassafras Cabin

is a private retreat about 100 yards from the inn.

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Hotel Information

Address:

810 Elk Mountain Scenic Hwy., Asheville, North Carolina, 28804, United States

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Phone:

828-255–0690

Hotel Details:

  • Credit cards accepted
  • Closed late Dec.-Jan. and weekdays in Feb.
  • 12 rooms, 1 cabin
  • Breakfast

Updated 09/26/2012

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