The Mast Farm Inn Magazine • Most Recent Articles

Weddings, Elopements & Honeymoons

Historic Lodging, Gourmet Dining, Memorable Weddings. Make Your Own History at The Mast Farm Inn. The Mast Farm Inn is an award-winning Historic Hotels of America® boutique hotel and Select Registry® country inn, specializing in weddings, elopements & honeymoons.

Retreats & Workshops

Retreats & Workshops by The Mast Farm Inn. Make Your Own History at The Mast Farm Inn. Highly affordable set-price rates include all lodging, dining, meeting spaces, and all non-alcoholic refreshments such as coffee, water, sodas, juice, as well as fresh baked treats and snacks.

A Good Day
David Steindl-Rast

Beautiful & Inspiring, Brother David Steindl-Rast, a Benedictine monk, meditates and writes on the gentle power of gratefulness.

Raffles for Worthwhile Causes

Raffles for Worthwhile Causes • If you are a registered nonprofit organization or association recognized by the Department of Revenue as tax-exempt pursuant to statute G.S. 105-130.11(a), we are happy to help your organization with a worthwhile prize for a worthwhile cause.

A Gathering on The Ridge

Outlander, Drums of Autumn, Fraser’s Ridge, Diana Gabaldon, Novel Adventures, Outlander Kitchen, Seven Nations, Grandfather Mountain, Grandfather Mountain Highland Games, The Mast Farm Inn, Simplicity at The Mast Farm Inn, Over Yonder, and Valle Crucis, North Carolina

Bed & Breakfast Inns of Valle Crucis

Historic lodging, gourmet dining, unique accomodations, memorable weddings, culinary, artistic and business retreats, and weekend getaway vacation travel at the country inns and bed & breakfasts of Valle Crucis, North Carolina

Valle Crucis Winter Weekends 2016

The Mast Farm Inn & Over Yonder have developed a winter lodging & dining benefit series. The series enables you to enjoy North Carolina foods, spirits, craft beers, wines, while providing numerous opportunities to give back to local non-profit organizations at no cost to you. On the contrary you benefit from our lowest available rate plan.

Simplicity at The Mast Farm Inn

The Name of our Restaurant is Simplicity The Mast Farm Inn. Gourmet organic fine dining. Slow Food In A Fast World. What we offer is gourmet slow dining of extreme quality and freshness; a meticulous cuisine prepared with Mindfulness; mindful of our mountain region’s heritage, with a level of care and personal service second to none.

The Grandfather Mountain Highland Games

Taking place half an hour from the Inn, The Grandfather Mountain Highland Games is a 4-day Scottish festival held each year on the second full weekend in July at MacRae Meadows near Linville, North Carolina in the mountains of Western North Carolina.

Blood Sweat & Gears

The BSG is a challenging to strenuous full English century – 100 mile loop ride starting and ending at the Valle Crucis Elementary School, approximately 5 miles south of Boone, North Carolina.

New Year’s 2015 at Over Yonder

Celebrate New Year’s Eve at Over Yonder. You will be able to select from the regular menu, or select The New Year’s Eve Specials set-price menu, or choose any of the individual items from the specials menu.

New Year’s 2015 at Simplicity

”New Year’s Eve 2015 Celebration” • Featuring Chef Andrew Long’s special five course celebration menu below, with optional beer and wine pairings, and Simplicity’s finest North Carolina spirit and spirits.

Gratitude’s Early Bird 2015

Special December 2015 packages, available exclusively to clients on our Constant Contact Registry, or friends who follow us on Facebook, Pinterest, Google+ or Twitter

Gratitude 2015

Specials, Special Events & Packages at The Mast Farm Inn & Over Yonder for the Month of December, Christmas & New Year’s

Gift Certificate • Lodging & Dining

”A Gift Certificate for Lodging & Dining at The Mast Farm Inn, is a proven success as a gift for many special occasions”. See the fast & simple order process, no credit card required. We will call you to obtain your payment information, confirm all details, and process your order.


Do not judge by appearances; a rich heart may be under a poor coat. ~ Scottish Proverb

Culinary Revival in WNC Magazine

Over Yonder, The Mast Farm Inn & Executive Chef Andrew Long are honored to be featured on the cover of WNC Magazine’s November & December 2015 edition, and in the featured article on the Appalachian Culinary Revival.

The Christmas Tree 2015

Special Choose & Cut Package. You will also find a wealth of information on Choose & Cut Christmas tree farms in our area, as well as on the history of the North Carolina Christmas Tree.

Winter in The High Country

Winter in The High Country • Skiing, snowboarding, ice skating, snow tubing, zip lining, snowshoeing, and sledding. If you can do it on snow or ice, you can do it in the North Carolina High Country. NC is home to some of the highest ski areas in the Eastern US, and winter here brings a time to celebrate in stead of hibernate.

Thanksgiving Over Yonder 2015

Enjoy an outstanding Thanksgiving celebration with family and friends Over Yonder. Click here to see the special event menu, cost, special event conditions, terms, reservations & confirmation process.

Over Yonder Thanksgiving To Go

Are you looking for a traditional Thanksgiving dinner just like grandma used to make? You serve at home, catering to go! Call 828.963.6301 • Scratch-made chef-prepared thanksgiving goodness by Executive Chef Andrew Long and his team of fellow culinary pilgrims is now available from ”Over Yonder”!

Stores, Boutiques & Galleries of Valle Crucis

Shopping in Valle Crucis is amazingly complete and diverse for such a small rural mountain village of five hundred residents.

Little Grey Line

Little Grey Line transforms no-longer-used button-down dress shirts into sophisticated, yet playful, heirloom quality garments for girls.

The Shoppes at Farmers Hardware

The Shoppes at Farmers offers a unique shopping experience in the heart of historic downtown Boone. We feature a wide variety of merchandise including: jewelry, handbags, totes, footwear, apparel, baby gifts, handcrafts, framed art, home décor, furniture, toys, stringed instruments, kitchenwear, birdfeeders and much more.

Local Gourmet Food Shops

Local Gourmet Shops • Gourmet Food Stores are an epicure’s delight. The shops here offer you a wide selection of local, regional, national, and international specialty foods.