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Standard Room, 2 Double Beds
2 Double Beds
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Junior Suite, 1 King Bed
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
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Junior Suite, 2 Double Beds
2 Double Beds
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Suite, 1 King Bed
1 King Bed
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Standard Room, 1 Double Bed
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
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Standard Room, 1 King Bed
1 King Bed
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Get an overview of this hotel
3-star hotel with restaurant and bar/lounge

Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Free WiFi
Restaurant

Location

Situated in the historical district, this hotel is close to Blue Ridge Parkway Balsam Entrance and Smoky Mountain Jumphouse. Area attractions also include Waterrock Knob and Wheels Through Time Museum.

Hotel Features

Along with a restaurant, this hotel has a bar/lounge and a coffee shop/café. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, coffee/tea in a common area, a library, and a garden are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 50 rooms offer free WiFi, Egyptian cotton sheets, and coffee makers. Desks and free toiletries are also available to guests.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Dining options at the hotel include a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Wireless Internet access is complimentary. 3 meeting rooms are available. This business-friendly hotel also offers a library, a garden, and coffee/tea in a common area. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Grand Old Lady Hotel has designated areas for smoking.

  • Library
  • Number of meeting rooms - 3
  • Bar/lounge 1
  • Coffee/tea in common areas
  • Elevator/lift
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Banquet hall
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Restaurant
  • Year Built 1908
  • Total number of rooms - 50
  • Coffee shop or café 1
  • Free self parking
  • Number of floors - 3
  • Free WiFi
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Garden

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Property
  • Free WiFi

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Polish

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

Grand Old Lady Hotel offers 50 air-conditioned accommodations with coffee/tea makers and complimentary toiletries. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets. This Sylva hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Air conditioning
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets
  • Free WiFi
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Heating
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Towels provided
  • Desk
  • Linens provided
  • Free toiletries

Where to Eat

Local cuisine breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 8 AM and 10 AM.

Beetree Restaurant - This restaurant serves breakfast and dinner. A children's menu is available. Reservations are required. Open daily.

Cafe 68 - This coffee shop overlooks the garden. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Open daily.

Spirits of the Inn Bar - Onsite bar. Open daily.

Nearby Things to Do

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

  • Snowboarding nearby
  • Rafting nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Hunting on site
  • Downhill skiing on site

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at 10 PM

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

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

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

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 are 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.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

Fees

Optional extras

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

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 14 and USD 15 per person (approximately)
  • Early check-in fee: USD 50.00 (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out fee: USD 50.00 (subject to availability)

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

Hotel Names

  • Balsam Inn
  • Balsam Mountain
  • Grand Old Lady Hotel Balsam
  • Mountain Balsam
  • Balsam Mountain Inn & Restaurant Hotel Balsam
  • Balsam Mountain Inn And Restaurant
  • Balsam Mountain Inn & Restaurant Hotel
  • Grand Old Lady Balsam
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