Mountain Brook Lodge and Cottages has thirteen historic and luxury one and two bedroom cottages in a delightful village setting. Open year round, all cottages have fully outfitted eat in kitchens, large covered porches, wood burning fireplaces (firewood provided), separate heat and air conditioning, grills (charcoal provided), linens/towels/housekeeping service, parking by the door, coffee roasted locally just for you in the cottage, guest privileges (no extra charge) at the nearby Franklin Health and Fitness Center (indoor pool/workout gym/whirlpool tub), Fido and kid friendly, flat access to the highway, parking by your door. Each cottage has an up to date binder of local events and attractions, by area. Three two bedroom luxury cottages have California king beds, double jacuzzi, and sauna, with the other amenities. 36 beautiful mountain acres with two streams, pond, hiking trails, and picnic tables for your use. Delightful historic farmhouse common area with woodburning fireplace and smore fixings, game tables/games, large flatscreen TV with DirectTV service, secure high speed wireless internet, free long distance call service, and a full kitchen with coffee/tea/hot chocolate always on.
Fido friendly, parking by the cottage (and parking available near the cottage for family and friends), year round asphalt-paved access to most cottages, friends and family welcome to come back to gather, eat and stroll. No extra charge for college students coming back and staying with parents, or for kids on air mattresses (we provide). 36 spectacular wooded mountain acres with two streams, a pond, hiking trails and picnic tables for gues enjoyment. Coffee is roasted locally for us each week, our own blend, and available for you in your cottage and common area. A binder of nearby attractions is provided, organized by area - we are very close to an endless array of Smoky Mountain attractions - Western Carolina University, Smoky Mountain National Park, Nantahala National Forest and Outdoor Center, the Blue Ridge Parkway, Appalachian Trail, spectacular waterfalls, rafting and ziplines, the gem mining capital of the world and all things rockhounding, restaurants, craft breweries, artisan foods, pottery and arts, handmade soaps, music and independent bookstores, coffee shops, the delightful historic communities of Dillsboro, Sylva, Franklin, Highlands, Bryson City, Cherokee, Cashiers and Waynesville, an easy less than an hour drive for a day spent in Asheville and Biltmore. Our guests come for two nights - see how much there is to do and see, and stay a week - and still run out of time. We are your tranquil jumping-off point to everywhere, and your tranquil spot for returning in the evening.
Wood burning fireplaces (firewood provided, no extra charge), fully outfitted eat in kitchens, grills and picnic tables (charcoal provided), roomy bathrooms with plenty of fluffy towels, soap, and toilet paper provided, large covered porches with swings and rockers, linens and housekeeping service (including linens/pillows for hideabeds and air mattresses), with ALL bedding, including mattress and pillow covers, changed with each guest, comfortable full beds in each bedroom (coming April 2015 - king or twin beds in each bedroom, made up for guest prior to arrival), cozy baseboard heat, air conditioning and window and paddle fans, coffee roasted locally (our own blend) each week in your cottage and in the common area, and a lovely common area in the historic Farmhouse with DirectTV, secure wireless internet, phone, coffee/tea/hot chocolate always on, wood burning fireplace and smore fixings, and game tables/games (guests get a key for 24/7 access). TV/DVD units available to take back to the cottages for movies. All guests have privileges at the nearby Franklin Health and Fitness Center (indoor pool/workout gym/whirlpool tub/smoothie bar). Three luxury cottages have California king beds, double jacuzzi by the fireplace (and separate tub/shower or shower in the large bathroom), and two have saunas. Flat access to the highway for year round access; asphalt paved access to most cottages, and parking by the door. Also coming April 2015 - one handicapped accessible two bedroom Fido friendly cottage, with direct accessible access to the Farmhouse common area.