ALERT: Exit 20 on I-40 W near Maggie Valley is OPEN. Be advised that I-40 W after Exit 20 is one lane due to a rock slide. Visit the NCDOT website for the latest information.

Family gathered around the fire at a Boyd Mountain cabin

10 Ways to Plan Your Days

Happy National Plan For Vacation Day! You are busy. We get it. You’ve got a lot going on and sometimes the year just flies right by before you’ve had a chance to use all your vacation days. Don’t let 2019 get away from you. We are all so hyperconnected and busy that we forget to […]

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hiking and outdoors in Haywood County NC

How to Plan a Romantic Winter Getaway to the NC Smokies

Want to make this Valentine’s Day weekend a memorable one for you and your love? Fill it with cozy cabins, romantic dinners, plenty of wine, and days full of winter adventures! You’re only a scenic road trip away from the beautiful mountains of Haywood County for a weekend you won’t soon forget. Below is our […]

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Couple kissing on top of Max Patch.

Have a Romantic Valentine’s Day in Waynesville

February 14 will be here before you know it, but don’t panic: you still have plenty of time to plan a romantic Valentine’s Day getaway to Waynesville with your sweetie. There aren’t many destinations naturally suited for an intimate weekend trip, but our slice of the Smokies is definitely one of them. Make new memories […]

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Oak Hill Bed and Breakfast in the winter.

Waynesville’s Bed and Breakfasts: Winter Guide

We take Southern hospitality to another level here in Waynesville, even in our colder months. We welcome any traveler with open arms, eager to share our unique mountain heritage with the world. To experience everything, you’re going to need to stay a while. So, do it in style and warmth! Our bed and breakfasts are […]

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It’s Snowing in Maggie Valley!

A big snow in early December was a fun surprise for Maggie Valley! Snow fort building and snowball fights were happening up and down Soco Road. Even though it caused some closures and slowdowns, the folks in Maggie were appreciative for a lovely snowfall, especially before Christmas. Hit the Mountain The natural snow and cool […]

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Road Trip in Haywood County

Plan the Ultimate Fall Foliage Road Trip in Western North Carolina

All of the upcoming fall holidays and long weekends present plenty of opportunities to get away from home and relax before you lose your vacation days. If you’re hoping to take a last-minute road trip, make it worth your while and take the scenic route to Haywood County.  Our five mountain towns are a perfect […]

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Top 5 Reasons to Stay in a Maggie Valley Hotel

These days, if you want to go on an overnight trip, you have more options than ever: all you have to do is hop online, Google your destination, and bingo—hotels! AirBnB! VRBO! Campgrounds! The list goes on and on. It’s exciting for us because it just invites more and more people to discover everything we […]

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Hurricane Irma – Lodging Availability in Haywood County

In preparation for Hurricane Irma and travelers seeking refuge, we have compiled a list of our lodging availabilities for September 7-15 below categorized by type of accommodation. We will keep this list as updated as possible for you, but please call to verify dates of availability as they may vary on weekends and weekdays. If you […]

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tubing at sunburst swimming hole

Why You Should Weekday Vacay…

You may be surprised at just how much you may enjoy a weekday getaway in the North Carolina Smoky Mountains. If our beautiful mountains aren’t enough to entice you to off a few extra days, here are few more reasons why you should consider packing your bags for a week-long getaway in Haywood County.

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