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Welcome to Hawkesdene – Your one-of-a-kind 70-acre, 44-bedroom private estate tucked luxuriously in the elegant mountain country of Western North Carolina. Experience this amazing, sprawling property for an extended stay, just you and your people, with nobody else on-site but our personable and professional Hawkesdene service team. This heavenly estate is where gourmet meals for […]

Andrews & Murphy Visitor Center

The Cherokee County, North Carolina Visitor Centers are staffed with knowledgeable specialists who provide visitors with information on things to do in Cherokee County, NC. Outdoor adventures, festivals, shopping in quaint stores or learning the history of our county, you will find the balance of rest and adventures here in our mountains.

Andrews Chamber of Commerce & Welcome Center

Come by and sit a spell and imagine yourself hiking or trout fishing. Gear up for the annual WNC Wagon Train, Music Festival and the Chautauqua Ave. Stroll down Main Street and shop for antiques,clothing, furniture and unique gifts. You may decide to go horseback riding in the Nantahala Forest or whitewater rafting down the […]

Quality Inn Andrews

The Quality Inn® in Andrews is located in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains. The newly renovated hotel is minutes away from Harrah’s Cherokee Valley River Casino and offers all the comforts you need at an affordable price. You can enjoy our free breakfast, and saltwater pool before heading out to nearby attractions such […]

Valley River Vineyards

Valley River Vineyards was the first vineyard in Cherokee County. A small Family operated vineyard and winery since 1997, The winery opened in 2004. The property offers camping, wildlife watching, picnic areas, walking trails and large event opportunities. Wine is sold by the glass and bottle along with wine tastings. The tasting room is open […]

Andrews Valley Rail Tours

Andrews Valley Rail Tours is a scenic rail tour company located in Andrews, North Carolina. They offer pedal motor-assisted RailBikes that seat four individuals each. The RailBikes are available for rides Wednesday through Sunday at three times: 9am, 12pm, or 3pm. Andrews Valley Rail tours also offers an option to accommodate special groups and physical […]

Mountain Riders Riverfront Camping

Mountain Riders Riverfront Camping is a beautiful riverfront RV site located at 2380 Stewart Rd, Andrews, NC 28901. The campsite offers 8 sites for lodging, RVs, and tents. All sites are on the valley river surrounded by mountain views. The campsite is close to the Dragon Tail, Trail of Tears, and the North Georgia / […]

Julie’s Place

A casual dining restaurant with an extensive menu, focus of comfort food but also extensive menu of wraps, burgers, salads etc..

Valley River RV Resort

Come experience luxury in the beautiful Smoky Mountains. Amenities include spacious RV sites, 50 amp service, clubhouse with kitchen, bathhouse and laundry facility, Wi-Fi, cable TV, grills, outdoor pool, game room, fishing lake and pet washing station. Waterfront sites available. Directly off Hwy 74 between Andrews and Murphy. Across the street from the casino. 65 […]

Murphy/Peace Valley KOA Holiday

The Murphy KOA is your peaceful retreat in the Heart of the Smoky Mountains located one mile from Harrah’s Cherokee Valley River Casino. We offer furnished Deluxe Cabins, shaded full hook up RV sites with Cable TV and Wi-Fi internet, tent camping and RV storage. Take short trips to world class white water rafting, scenic […]

Hoppy Trout Brewing Company

HoppyTrout Brewing Company a new microbrewery in Andrews! With names like: Hop Incident, Wicked Weed, Behold the Reaper, Allagash, Dr Smores Stout w/cherries – make you want to try them! Handmade Sicilian Brick Oven Pizza, Appetizers, Salads


Group Reservations: Nestled in a private cove on 70 acres adjoining the Nantahala National Forest, Hawkesdene is a mountain lodging experience unmatched in the area — an elegantly appointed estate with private rooms and cottages — A picturesque setting for romantic getaways, family reunions, business retreats and weddings. Just minutes away, you can enjoy golf, […]

Harrah’s Cherokee Valley River Casino & Hotel

Harrah’s Cherokee Valley River Casino & Hotel is a brand-new destination with thrilling gaming, five food outlets, cool cocktails and hot entertainment. This North Carolina casino features 60,000 square feet of gaming space with more than 1,000 slots and 70 traditional table games. Beyond the lively gambling offerings, Valley River guests can enjoy a convenient […]

FernCrest Winery

FernCrest Winery Tasting Room is open in downtown Andrews. We have created hand crafted wines using the best grapes form our vineyard and our vineyard partners. Wine tastings, bottles and wine by the glass. Local cheeses, local jams and wine merchandise