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Outdoor pool
Indoor Spa Tub
Outdoor pool
Balcony

Guest reviews

4.6 out of 5 Wonderful
760 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Pool
Parking included
Air Conditioning
Spa
Kitchen
Gym

Cleaning and safety practices

Cleaned with disinfectant
Hand sanitizer provided
Personal protective equipment

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Explore the area

Popular LocationSugar Mountain Resort4 min drive
Popular LocationGrandfather Golf and Country Club4 min drive
Popular LocationHawksnest Tubing Park13 min drive

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  • Suite, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

    4.5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Suite, Non Smoking (1 King, 1 Queen & 2 Twin Beds)

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 8
    • 2 Twin Beds, 1 King Bed, 1 Queen Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
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  • Suite, Non Smoking (1 King & 2 Twins & 1 Sofa Bed)

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 6
    • 2 Twin Beds, 1 King Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed
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  • Suite, Non Smoking (1 King, 2 Queens & 1 Sofa Bed)

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 8
    • 1 King Bed, 2 Queen Beds and 1 Double Sofa Bed
    More detailsSuite, Non Smoking (1 King, 2 Queens & 1 Sofa Bed)

About this area

Banner Elk

Located in Banner Elk, Bluegreen Vacations Blue Ridge Village an Ascend Resort is in a rural area and near theme parks. Sugar Mountain Resort and Hawksnest Tubing Park are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Grandfather Mountain and Pisgah National Forest. Traveling with kids? Consider Tweetsie Railroad and Land of Oz. Take in the nearby slopes with cross-country skiing and downhill skiing, or check out other outdoor activities such as snow tubing and sledding.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Sugar Mountain Resort - 4 min drive
  • Grandfather Golf and Country Club - 4 min drive
  • Banner House Museum - 5 min drive
  • Lees-McRae College - 5 min drive
  • Hawksnest Tubing Park - 13 min drive

Restaurants

  • Louisiana Purchase Food and Spirits - 6 min drive
  • Stonewalls - 6 min drive
  • Banner Elk Cafe and Espresso Lodge - 6 min drive
  • Ice Cream Shoppe - 6 min drive
  • Brick Oven Pizzeria - 12 min drive

About this property

Bluegreen Vacations Blue Ridge Village an Ascend Resort

3-star family-friendly resort near Sugar Mountain Resort
An outdoor pool, a fitness center, and a spa tub are available at this smoke-free resort. Self parking is free. Other amenities include a sauna, WiFi in public areas, and coffee/tea in a common area. All 130 rooms boast private spa tubs and fireplaces, plus kitchens and TVs with cable channels. Other amenities available to guests include washers/dryers, balconies or patios, and living rooms. Housekeeping is available once per stay.
Bluegreen Vacations Blue Ridge Village an Ascend Resort offers 130 accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature private spa tubs and fireplaces. Rooms open to balconies or patios. Accommodations offer separate living rooms. Televisions come with cable channels, DVD players, and pay movies. Accommodations at this 3-star resort have kitchens with full-sized refrigerators/freezers, stovetops, microwaves, and separate dining areas. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

In-room wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge. Business-friendly amenities include phones along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include washers/dryers and coffee/tea makers. Housekeeping is provided once per stay.

An outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a sauna and a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected

Social distancing

Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: WiFi (USD 0)
  • Available in some public areas: WiFi (USD 0)

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking
  • Free RV/bus/truck parking

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Things to do

  • Basketball
  • Canoeing
  • Fitness center
  • Mini golf
  • Outdoor pool
  • Playground
  • Sauna
  • Spa tub
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball

Family friendly

  • DVD player
  • Full-sized refrigerator
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Mini golf
  • Outdoor pool
  • Playground
  • Separate dining area
  • Separate living room
  • Washer/dryer

Conveniences

  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Library
  • No elevators

Guest services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Housekeeping (once per stay)
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Linens

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Cable channels
  • DVD player
  • Pay movies
  • TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Dining room
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stovetop

Outdoor space

  • Balcony or patio

More

  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Fireplace
  • Free local calls
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Private spa tub
  • Separate living room
  • Separate sitting area
  • Washer and dryer

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 4:00 PM - midnight
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 8 PM
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
Due to COVID-19, this property's food and beverage options may be limited pursuant to local regulations.

Renovations and closures

Due to COVID-19, this property’s food and beverage options may be limited.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 0 (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: USD 0 (rates may vary)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, and a smoke detector
This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place
Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays
Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

Property is also known as

Blue Festiva Resort
Blue Ridge Festiva Resort
Blue Ridge Village Festiva Resort Banner Elk
Blue Ridge Village Festiva Resort Hotel
Blue Ridge Village Festiva Resort Hotel Banner Elk
Festiva Resort Blue Ridge
Festiva Resort Ridge Blue
Ridge Blue Festiva Resort
Ridge Festiva Resort
Ridge Festiva Resort Blue
Blue Ridge Village Festiva Resort
Blue Ridge Village Festiva Banner Elk
Blue Ridge Village Festiva
Blue Ridge Village Hotel Banner Elk
Blue Ridge Village Hotel
Blue Ridge Village Banner Elk
Bluegreen Vacations Blue Ridge Village Ascend Resort Banner Elk
Bluegreen Vacations Blue Ridge Village Ascend Resort
Bluegreen Vacations Blue Ridge Village Ascend
Blue Ridge Village a Festiva Resort
Blue Ridge Village a Festiva
Bluegreen Vacations Blue Ridge Village an Ascend Resort Resort

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Bluegreen Vacations Blue Ridge Village an Ascend Resort and receive a full refund?
Yes, Bluegreen Vacations Blue Ridge Village an Ascend Resort offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Bluegreen Vacations Blue Ridge Village an Ascend Resort cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does Bluegreen Vacations Blue Ridge Village an Ascend Resort have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool.
Is Bluegreen Vacations Blue Ridge Village an Ascend Resort pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Bluegreen Vacations Blue Ridge Village an Ascend Resort?
Self parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Bluegreen Vacations Blue Ridge Village an Ascend Resort?
Check-in is from 4:00 PM–midnight. After-hours check-in is not available.
What time is check-out at Bluegreen Vacations Blue Ridge Village an Ascend Resort?
Check-out is at 10 AM.
Where is Bluegreen Vacations Blue Ridge Village an Ascend Resort located?
This family-friendly Banner Elk resort is located in the mountains, within 1 mi (2 km) of Sugar Creek Gem Mine and Sugar Mountain Resort. Grandfather Mountain State Park and Grandfather Golf and Country Club are also within 3 mi (5 km).

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for Bluegreen Vacations Blue Ridge Village an Ascend Resort

4.6
Wonderful
760 reviews
5 - Excellent
513
4 - Good
198
3 - Okay
34
2 - Mediocre
13
1 - Poor
2
4.6
Cleanliness
4.5
Service and Staff
3.9
Amenities
4.5
Property condition
4.0 out of 5 Good
  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

It was very nice and clean, pool area needs a little work and there were no towels when we got there.

Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020
4.0 out of 5 Good
  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Delayed check-in

Delayed check-in of 1 3/4 hours after check-in time. Facility and grounds were well maintained. Rooms were well appointed, comfortable, and in good condition. Staff were friendly, helpful, and courteous. Good location! I will consider staying here again.

Stayed 3 nights in Feb 2020
4.0 out of 5 Good
  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2020
5.0 out of 5 Excellent
  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Stayed 3 nights in Jan 2020
5.0 out of 5 Excellent
  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

We love it here this is the 4th year in a row that we’ve stayed here

Stayed 3 nights in Jan 2020