On this page you will find a wide range of options for Lunch, Dinner, Snacks, and Food Shops & Markets, as well as links to local dining guides. All of this information is also available at the front desk, so do not hesitate to ask for suggestions, recommendations and directions while here.
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
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.
Located 45 minutes from the Inn, Ashe County Cheese is North Carolina’s oldest cheese plant. The viewing room is open year round at no charge and you can visit from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm Monday-Saturday. They also offer other fine cheeses, locally made wines, gifts, and old fashioned snacks and candies
Cousin Sarah is a Deluxe Farmhouse Room • Many guests’ favorite room, Cousin Sarah is on the 3rd floor. The four-poster cherry king bed is a center piece of the room. A claw-foot soaking tub for two is tucked into an alcove of the room behind a moveable antique screen. • Sleeps 1-2
Uncle Earl’s Haven is a Large Family Cabin • Uncle Earl’s Haven is a new and luxurious all wood two story log cabin home built in 2011, with 1000 square feet, plus an outdoor deck overlooking the woods. Uncle Earl’s Haven is a small home the size of a Swiss chalet. • Sleeps 1-6
Mam’s Refuge is a Large Family Cabin • Mam’s Refuge is a new and luxurious all wood two story log cabin home built in 2011, with 1000 square feet, plus an outdoor deck overlooking the woods. Mam’s Refuge is a small home the size of a Swiss chalet. • Sleeps 1-5
The Granary is a Historic Restored Large Family Cottage • Our largest restored cottage, the Granary, is a two-story house across the road beside the barn. A unique floor plan with two bedrooms and two baths, plus a loft, created from the original granary on the Farm. • Sleeps 1-6
Maple Spring is a Modern Rustic Cottage • Nestled in the pine woods, this large cottage takes its name from the historic Maple Spring that supplied the Valle Crucis community with water in the 19th Century. Perfect for two, but accommodates up to four guests. • Sleeps 1-4
The Gazebo Cottage is A Modern Rustic Cottage • Nestled in the pine woods just beyond the gazebo in the backyard of the farmhouse, this 600 sq. ft. cottage features an open floor plan comfortably furnished with a handmade solid cherry king bed • Sleeps 1-2