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Barkwells, The Dog Lovers' Vacation Retreat

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All reviewsfenced yarddog towelspeppermint pattydogs runhot tubdogs loveoff leashthe entire propertybo's hideawayloved the freedomdog disheseach cabin has its ownrunning freewasher dryeracre propertysierra nevada breweryan amazing place to stay
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had the Peppermint Patty lodge and it was perfect. Love the available/clean doggy beds, fenced yards, hot tubs, and more. The TV in this lodge is great as are the comfy recliners. Our pups and us enjoyed ourselves immensely and we WILL be back.More

Thank Judy S
Response from Barkwells, General Manager at Barkwells, The Dog Lovers' Vacation RetreatResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review and we are delighted to hear that you had a great experience and found the cabin to fit all of your needs. We love hearing that our guests (two and four legged) enjoyed their visit to Barkwells and we look...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Super vacation spot for your canine family members. Had a great time just watching all the furry guests explore, frolic, and swim.The entire property is designed with your dogs' fun and safety in mind. (We--6 humans, 3 dogs--stayed in the Libby Cabin for a long...More

Thank miriamjsc
Response from Barkwells, General Manager at Barkwells, The Dog Lovers' Vacation RetreatResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review our property and we are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your recent visit. We appreciate feedback from all guests and love to hear that we are making vacationing with your fur babies easier. We wish you...More

Reviewed 5 April 2018

This is at least our 7th time visiting Barkwells and the 1st at their new location in Little River, which is right in the middle of "Waterfall Country" in Transylvania County. Just 6 miles from downtown Brevard and close to a number of forests, waterfalls...More

Thank Robert H
Response from snickers8288, Owner at Barkwells, The Dog Lovers' Vacation RetreatResponded 10 April 2018

We so appreciate your continued visits to Barkwells and are glad you enjoyed Barkwells Woody Farm! Thanks for taking time to write this lovely review. We hope your knee recovers quickly and that the various paths to the ponds and waterfalls are easier to navigate...More

Reviewed 3 April 2018

We love this place! Beautiful cabins with everything you could possibly need. Fireplace, hot tub, gorgeous surroundings and the most pet friendly experience you could imagine. Very close to downtown Asheville. You will not be disappointed. Can't wait to return.More

Thank Shelia P
Response from Barkwells, General Manager at Barkwells, The Dog Lovers' Vacation RetreatResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review about Barkwells. We are delighted that you had a great experience and celebrated your anniversary with us. We wish you many many more years of happiness and hope that you continue to tradition of a...More

Reviewed 4 January 2018

This New Years was my second visit to Barkwells. I absolutely love this resort. This was my second stay in Lacey's cabin. It was so cold, which was great for staying in near the fire and watching the birds. The lake was frozen too. I...More

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Response from Barkwells, General Manager at Barkwells, The Dog Lovers' Vacation RetreatResponded 14 January 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave a review about our property. We are delighted that you had a great visit and found the cabin warm and cozy. All of the cabins are unique and dogcentric so trying a new cabin is...More

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Certificate of Excellence
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Hot Tub
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US$210 - US$310 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$210 - US$310 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Brian L
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Response from DavidandKarenTampaFl | Reviewed this property |
About 30 minutes from Barkwells.
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8 March 2016|
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Closest is Ingles, very nice supermarket. Barkwells supplies starter filters, so don't worry about bringing any with you. They also have salt & pepper, little half & half containers, cooking spray, cleaning supplies, laundry... More
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"it's a bit pricey per night... but for a special get away with pets - it's worth it"
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"Any cabin you stay in will be wonderful."
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"Love Lacey's cabin"
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"Peppermint Patty is at the edge of the property w/o any cabin to one side;Fischer's & Bo's..."
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