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The North Carolina Mountains Hotels

Switzerland Inn

  • 86 High Ridge Rd. at U.S. Hwy. 226A
  • Practical Base

Pros

  • Unpretentious lodge near parkway, good value, hospitable staff

Cons

  • Some rooms need upgrading and updating (though some suites were redone in 2012)

Updated 09/26/2012

Fodor's Review

Families cozy up in the lobby of this old mountain inn just off the Blue Ridge Parkway, which dates to 1910, to play Monopoly or just doze over a book. The staff is cheerful, and you have a choice of comfy lodge rooms (without a/c) or bigger, brighter rooms in newer buildings. A "motorcycle lodge" is an eight-room cabin with parking for your bike. The Swiss theme is carried through to the Chalet restaurant ($–$$) and there are ice cream and sweets shops on the grounds.

Hotel Information

Address:

86 High Ridge Rd. at U.S. Hwy. 226A, Off Blue Ridge Pkwy. at MM 334, Little Switzerland, North Carolina, 28749, United States

Phone:

828-765–2153; 800-654–4026

Hotel Details:

  • Credit cards accepted
  • Closed Nov.–mid-Apr.
  • 59 rooms, 5 cottages
  • Breakfast

Updated 09/26/2012

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