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Cozy, Secluded Log Cabin! 3600' Elevation! Spectacular Mountain View!
4.9/5Exceptional! (130 reviews)
beautiful and secluded

"This cabin was just as described, plenty of room for our family to explore around or stay in when we wished. The beds and couches were very comfortable with plenty of extra blankets. Kitchen was equipped with everything we needed and way more, I was very impressed. Watching the clouds move through ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 8, 2020

Cozy, Secluded Log Cabin! 3600' Elevation! Spectacular Mountain View!
Grand Old Lady Hotel
3 out of 5
68 Seven Springs Dr, Sylva, NC
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8.56 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (259 reviews)

"The hotel was beautiful. The people who work there were absolutely wonderful. Would love to stay there again."…"

Reviewed on Jan 24, 2020

Grand Old Lady Hotel
Jarrett House
2.5 out of 5
100 Haywood Road, Sylva, NC
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1.54 mi from city center
3/5 (58 reviews)
Not what it used to be, but will it be again?

"We have stayed at the Jarrett House many times in the past and have had very good experiences. However, this time was very disappointing. We understand the hotel is under new ownership, so I want to give them a bit of grace. I suspect the previous owner had let the place run down, and maybe disposed ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 29, 2018

Jarrett House
Tranquility Cabin - When Youre Ready, Were Here!
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4.43 mi from city center
4.9/5Exceptional! (19 reviews)
Sylva Gem

"This property is conveniently located and a sweet, secluded retreat that isn’t too far out. The cabin is very cozy, clean, and has everything you need for a stay in the mountains."…"

Reviewed on Jul 9, 2020

Tranquility Cabin - When Youre Ready, Were Here!
I BET You'll Love IT Here!!
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2.28 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (2 reviews)
Country Getaway

"Any issues I experienced was quickly taken care of by management. Felt like I was important and special. My sister and I were impressed with check in."…"

Reviewed on Feb 19, 2020

I BET You'll Love IT Here!!
Balsam Mountain Cabin
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8.25 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (21 reviews)
Beautiful mountains view

"Beautiful, wooded location on a mountainside with lovely views of distant mountain ranges that change throughout the day as the weather changes. The location is great, just a few miles from the Blue Ridge Parkway. If you like to cook, bring your own cooking supplies as the house had minimal equipment ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 12, 2020

Balsam Mountain Cabin
Beautiful Smoky Mountain Home 2/2 BB Amazing View!
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2.06 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (8 reviews)
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"The property was amazing!!! The views were spectacular and we were lucky enough to see a beautiful thunderstorm while we were there. Hopefully it will be available next year for us."…"

Reviewed on Jun 16, 2020

Beautiful Smoky Mountain Home 2/2 BB Amazing View!
Blue Ridge Inn
2 out of 5
756 W Main St., Sylva, NC
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $90 per night
0.1 mi from city center
4.4/5Wonderful! (584 reviews)

"This property was very clean, well maintained and the staff was very friendly. This was my second stay here and I will come again. It is a great location. Thank you!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 10, 2020

Blue Ridge Inn
Charming 2Br Cottage In The Smoky Mountains Of NC
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7.33 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (45 reviews)
Beautiful mountain home away from home

"We loved the little cottage and all the fun things around it. We traveled all over Cherokee and the Blue Ridge Parkway and in the Smoky mountains. It is convenient to everything in any direction. And the owner was great also brought us extra propane too!!!! Thank you will stay again"…"

Reviewed on Jul 9, 2020

Charming 2Br Cottage In The Smoky Mountains Of NC
Cute Farmhouse Cottage in the Great Smoky Mountains - Spectacular Mountain View
4.9/5Exceptional! (13 reviews)
Wedding

"Great area for mountains and streams, scenic; only nitpick is very tough to find st night, dark roads and tricky. Owner is very friendly and helpful"…"

Reviewed on Oct 20, 2019

Cute Farmhouse Cottage in the Great Smoky Mountains - Spectacular Mountain View
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Visiting Sylva

Visitors to Sylva are sure to enjoy the mountain views, university setting, and restaurants. Welcoming and quaint, this city attracts tourists with its shopping and casinos.

  • You'll find 586 Expedia hotels and other accommodations in the larger area of Cherokee
  • The closest major airport is in Asheville, NC (AVL-Asheville Regional), 38.9 mi (62.7 km) from the city center
  • The next closest is in Knoxville, TN (TYS-McGhee Tyson), 52.3 mi (84.2 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Sylva

The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the mountain views and Waterrock Knob. The university setting is a highlight of the city and Southwestern Community College is worth a campus tour. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are Heinzelmannchen Brewery and Poteet Memorial Park.

As you plan your holiday retreat, you'll find 14 hotels and other lodging options available to select from in Sylva. Here are highly ranked ones based on our user reviews:

  • Comfort Inn - With a stay at this 2.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to a casino and free breakfast, along with free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its central location and helpful staff.
  • Blue Ridge Inn - Our customers like the central location and clean rooms at this motel. With a stay at this 2-star motel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and free parking, along with free WiFi.
  • Holiday Inn Express & Suites Sylva - Western Carolina Area - This 2.5-star hotel features free breakfast, an indoor pool, and free WiFi. Expedia customers like its breakfast and quiet location.

Dressing for Sylva

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 64°F, while nighttime temperatures stay around 23°F
  • From April to June, the average is 83°F during the day and 35°F at night
  • July through September sees average temperatures of 84°F during the day and 48°F at night
  • In October-December, you can expect 73°F as the daytime average and 24°F as the nighttime average
  • Average annual rainfall for Sylva is 54.21 inches
  • August and July are usually the hottest months averaging 83°F, while January and February are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 25°F

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place to stay in Sylva?
Comfort Inn Sylva - Cullowhee is ranked highly by Expedia customers. This hotel offers free breakfast and free WiFi. Traveler reviews also recommend Holiday Inn Express & Suites Sylva - Western Carolina Area and Blue Ridge Inn as top options for your visit.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Sylva, will I receive a refund?
Yes, you’ll find most hotel reservations are fully refundable as long as you cancel before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of check in. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, you might be able to still cancel and get a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Add your dates and click on “Search”, then you can use the “free cancellation” filter to review the best deals available in Sylva.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Sylva?
For more details about changing or cancelling your trip to Sylva, click here.
What's the best budget-friendly accommodation in Sylva?
Based on reviews, Microtel Inn & Suites By Wyndham Sylva Dillsboro Area is a popular 2-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free breakfast and free WiFi. Another top option for your stay on the cheap is Blue Ridge Inn.
What's the best hotel for a family vacation to Sylva?
Quality Inn is a hotel with free parking and free continental breakfast, and it’s a top choice on Expedia for families. Other options for your kid-friendly vacation include Blue Ridge Inn and Microtel Inn & Suites By Wyndham Sylva Dillsboro Area. Kids of all ages will also enjoy a visit to Country Side Bowling Lanes.
What's the best pet-friendly accommodation in Sylva?
Quality Inn is a top hotel for people traveling with their pets, and offers a seasonal outdoor pool and free WiFi for its human guests. Blue Ridge Inn is another option if you’re bringing your pet along.
What's the best hotel to stay with easy access to Waterrock Knob?
Grand Old Lady Hotel is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 3-star hotel offers a restaurant and free WiFi. It’s located 3.8 mi (6.1 km) from Waterrock Knob.
What about the best place to stay close to Southwestern Community College?
One of the top choices for your stay is Comfort Inn, located a short 1 mi (1.6 km) from Southwestern Community College, and this hotel offers free breakfast and free WiFi. Blue Ridge Inn and Best Western Plus River Escape Inn & Suites are other good choices within a few miles.
What's the best hotel to visit the local casinos in Sylva?
Microtel Inn & Suites By Wyndham Sylva Dillsboro Area is a hotel featuring free breakfast and free WiFi, and it’s a top choice near the casinos. Other good options near the gaming action include Holiday Inn Express & Suites Sylva - Western Carolina Area and Comfort Inn Sylva - Cullowhee.
What's the best place to stay for a ski vacation in Sylva?
Based on our travel data, Quality Inn is a top hotel for skiing, and features free breakfast and free WiFi. Those looking to ski or snowboard can spend their days at Cataloochee Ski Area.
What are some accommodations with pools in Sylva?
Microtel Inn & Suites By Wyndham Sylva Dillsboro Area is a top hotel with an outdoor pool, free breakfast, and free WiFi. A couple of other options that offer an onsite pool include Quality Inn and Comfort Inn Sylva - Cullowhee.

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