Inns, Bed & Breakfasts, and Boutique Hotels of Valle Crucis, North Carolina • Historic lodging, unique accommodations, memorable weddings, culinary, artistic and business retreats, and weekend getaway vacation travel at the country inns and bed & breakfasts of the Valle Crucis North Carolina Historical District, North Carolina’s First Rural Historic District. The entire community of Valle Crucis is listed on The National Register of Historic places, as are many of its individual buildings and structures.
If you are searching for a Valle Crucis, North Carolina country inn or bed and breakfast experience that combines unique accommodations with unparalleled hospitality and the finest breakfast and amenities, consider the world renowned country inns, and bed & breakfasts of The Valle Crucis, North Carolina Historical District. These award-winning historic inns offer premier historic lodging for your anniversary or birthday celebration, family trip, romantic weekend getaway, wedding, retreat, nature or girlfriends’ getaway with natural and man-made attractions, characteristics and amenities to rival world-class destinations. Valle Crucis, North Carolina is near Blowing Rock, Boone, Banner Elk, Grandfather Mountain, Beech Mountain, Sugar Mountain, Linville, Linville Falls, Sugar Grove, and Vilas, in the Blue Ridge Mountains of The Western North Carolina High Country.
The Mast Farm Inn • The Mast Farm Inn is an award-winning historic country inn, in the Valle Crucis Historical District of North Carolina, which has been welcoming guests since the 1800s. The Mast Farm Inn is a Historic Hotels of America hotel, a Select Registry Inn, and is on The National Register of Historic Places.
The Mast Farm Inn, a North Carolina institution, is an award-winning and world-renowned historic country inn, in the Valle Crucis Historical District of North Carolina. While there have been extensive historically accurate renovations and improvements, the hospitality remains southern rural mountain traditional, attentive, and sincere. The Mast Farm Inn is located in a serene rural valley, in a mountain village with a population under five hundred. Surrounded by mountains, rivers, and streams, the Inn is minutes from Blowing Rock, Banner Elk, Beech Mountain, Sugar Mountain, Linville, Boone, Grandfather Mountain, and The Blue Ridge Parkway, in the Western North Carolina High Country. Our location, history, geography, climate, and authentically friendly people, all contribute to making it quite simply a treasure… a natural sanctuary & haven of peaceful calm. It is a great place to live, and a great place to spend a few precious days. We are not just in the sticks… we are in the twigs. That is partially true. While you have the impression you stepped back in time and are in the middle of bucolic isolation, in fact some of the most vital, diverse and attractive small mountain villages in the United States are within 10 miles, as is the Blue Ridge Parkway, the second most visited National Park in America. "So Much More… The Mast Farm Inn of Valle Crucis is nothing short of a handcrafted masterpiece of North Carolina Folk Art" ~ Emma Johnson • WebSite|FaceBook|Twitter|Pinterest|InstaGram|Google+|Vimeo|LinkedIn|Historic Hotels of America|Select Registry|TripAdvisor
The Taylor House Inn • Guarded by some of the highest peaks of southern Appalachian, the Valle Crucis stretch of Watauga River Valley retains an air of simplicity lost to most places generations ago.
Your home base to visit the area attractions that have been attracting settlers and travelers alike, for nearly 200 years. Taylor House Inn is a bed & breakfast known for offering romantic getaways, hosting fabulous family reunions, corporate retreats, and some of the best weddings in Valle Crucis. With the surrounding majestic valley scene, it is the perfect place to spend some quality time as well as to host an outdoor event. As the owners of this B&B, we invite you to recapture a wonderful time with us in beautiful Historic Valle Crucis; experience a place that reminds one of times past, a place where moments of solitude are as abundant as the rivers and streams that give life to the surrounding hills. We feel fortunate to be part of such a powerful place and would like to extend our hospitality to help share the magic of Valle Crucis and other area town such as Banner Elk. • WebSite|FaceBook|TripAdvisor
Valle Crucis Bed & Breakfast • Enjoy a striking destination inspired by the extraordinary landscape, a rustic elegant decor and a wonderful relaxing atmosphere at the Valle Crucis Bed and Breakfast.
Nestled high in the Appalachian Mountains of North Carolina, near Boone, Banner Elk and Blowing Rock, is a peaceful rural community that has stayed untouched for over two hundred years. That place is, Valle Crucis. The Valle Crucis Mercantile is now open to enjoy. As part of the Valle Crucis Bed & Breakfast the Bed and Breakfast now offering a unique shopping experience in addition to Gem Mining on Premise. The Valle Crucis Mercantile specializes in Rustic Decor, Farm House Decor, Soy Candles, Salts, Vintage Sodas and Jams/Jellies. Stop on in or visit our online shop. • WebSite|FaceBook|TripAdvisor
Lazy Bear Lodge • Lazy Bear Lodge is a bed and breakfast retreat situated in the North Carolina Mountains of Valle Crucis. The Lodge is only minutes from the Blue Ridge Parkway, Boone, and Blowing Rock.
Built with you in mind, the two-story Lodge features large comfortable porches, sweeping panoramic mountain views, and plenty of privacy. Relax on the front porch with “Bo”, our friendly dog, while taking in the beautiful colors, sounds of falling water, and Koi in the private garden. The Lazy Bear Lodge offers 5 private guest bedrooms with private bathrooms and fantastic mountain views. Each roomy bedroom is unique with its handpicked antique furnishings, handmade furniture, comfortable seating, and gas fireplaces or stoves. Choose between king or queen sized beds, and rooms with a window-view or private deck. Enjoy the spa like bathrooms with their jetted spa or claw foot tub, separate showers, and luxurious butter-soft robes. Additional bathroom features include window seats, stained glass windows, and vanities made from refurbished antique furniture. • WebSite|TripAdvisor
Mountainside Lodge Bed & Breakfast • We are located in picturesque Valle Crucis where we are nestled in the scenic Blue Ridge Mountains overlooking the Watauga River.
The utmost in southern hospitality, along with spectacular mountain views and serenity, awaits you at our rustic and elegantly designed log home. Our log B & B was completed and opened for business in July 2004. The design, furnishings, and décor were planned with every comfort of our guests in mind. The décor is the perfect blend of antiques and new furnishings with every attention to detail to make your stay a delight from beginning to end. "Valley of the Cross" and was first settled over 200 years ago, and is renowned for its beautiful scenery. Our lodge offers a relaxing atmosphere, spacious guest rooms with private baths, a full homemade breakfast to start your day, afternoon appetizers, and yummy homemade evening desserts. Our guests are welcome to curl up with a good book in front of the fireplace in our sitting area or adjoining sun porch area, rock or swing on our 800 square ft. front wrap porch and enjoy the splendid view of the surrounding mountains or visit with us in the kitchen. The area offers for your pleasure: scenic mountain sites, shopping, hiking, skiing, rafting, horseback riding, trout fishing, and SO much more. We are just a short distance from Grandfather Mountain, Linville Caverns, Beech and Sugar Mountain ski resorts, the Blue Ridge Parkway, Blowing Rock, Boone, ASU, Banner Elk, and the original "Mast General Store". • WebSite|FaceBook|TripAdvisor
Inn at Little Pond Farm • The enchanting Inn at Little Pond Farm, a sophisticated country house detailed to perfection with exceptional style and quiet simplicity, is nestled amidst a splendid pine grove and pastoral mountain meadow.
Polished with country refinement and composed by a sure and artistic hand, tailored interiors and a poetry of color reflect a luxurious aesthetic. Majestic stands of Spruce, Hemlock and White Pines grace five wooded acres. We offer a tranquil place for reflection, where one can enjoy the bounty of open space and delight in crisp mountain air. Here, nature paints with countless shades that reflect the changing seasons and the days are measured by the lulling chant of the cicadas and the rhythms of life in the ancient Blue Ridge Mountains. Majestic stands of Spruce, Hemlock and White Pines grace five wooded acres. We offer a tranquil place for reflection, where one can enjoy the bounty of open space and delight in crisp mountain air. Here, nature paints with countless shades that reflect the changing seasons and the days are measured by the lulling chant of the cicadas and the rhythms of life in the ancient Blue Ridge Mountains. • WebSite|FaceBook|Pinterest|Video|TripAdvisor
Each of the Valle Crucis, North Carolina country inns, and bed & breakfasts is individually owned and has its own unique charm and atmosphere; however, all of our inns will exceed your expectations and provide you with an outstanding travel experience.
We are located in the western North Carolina High Country, in the Blue Ridge mountains, just off the Blue Ridge Parkway, near Blowing Rock, Boone, Banner Elk, Grandfather Mountain, Beech Mountain, Sugar Mountain, Linville, Linville Falls, Sugar Grove, and Vilas, all of which are within 10 miles of The Valle Crucis Historic District. No matter which of our inns or bed and breakfasts you choose, you will experience the finest the High Country has to offer in exceptional hospitality, best in class lodging, personalized service, and appetizing cuisine. • WebSite|FaceBook|Twitter|Pinterest|InstaGram
Visit Valle Crucis, North Carolina, and The Western North Carolina High Country area throughout the year to see many of the region’s attractions or to enjoy the area’s wealth of popular outdoor and indoor activities. There are heritage sites, majestic nature, mountains, rivers, streams, waterfalls, museums, and performing arts centers. Visit the majestic Blue Ridge Parkway and Grandfather Mountain, take a walk on the Appalachian Trail, enjoy a nature hike at the Grandfather Mountain, Elk Knob or Mount Jefferson State Parks, see a concert or show at the Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts, or “shop till you drop” on King Street or downtown Blowing Rock. Stop by The Mast General Store on your way to attend an outdoor concert in Valle Crucis Community Park, have great food as you take in the majestic panoramas, or enjoy one of our annual festivals. With so many activities and attractions, the naturally peaceful and restful serenity of the area you will want to return again and again. • WebSite|FaceBook
Make Your Own History at The Mast Farm Inn
Historic Farmhouse, Cottage & Cabin Lodging, Invigorating Retreats & Workshops, Memorable Elopements, Weddings & Honeymoons • The Mast Farm Inn is an award-winning Historic Hotels of America® boutique hotel, and Select Registry® country inn, specializing in historic lodging, weddings, elopements, honeymoons, retreats and workshops, in Historic Valle Crucis, North Carolina. The Mast Farm Inn is on the National Register of Historic Places, as is the entire historic district of Valle Crucis in which it is located; a world-renowned rural mountain village, in the western North Carolina Blue Ridge Parkway mountains.
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