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Banner Elk Winery & Villa

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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good9%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“wine tasting”(30 reviews)
“great wine”(5 reviews)
“take home”(3 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Room Service
Suites
Bar/Lounge
Wheelchair access
Dry Cleaning
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness centre
3 Star Hotel
Experience Banner Elk Winery and Villa, a luxury bed and breakfast... it's a magical world.Nestled in the awe inspiring majestic Blue Ridge Mountains stands North Carolina High Country's original winery. Come for a tasting and tour, or stay for a week at The Villa, a highly elegant Bed...
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Location and contact
60 Deer Run Ln, Banner Elk, NC 28604-6138
37.6 miles to Tri-Cities Regional
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I would pass staying here. Over priced and needs an update terribly. Carpet looks like dogs did there business on it. Quite frankly I found it repulsive. The Winery is a joke, simply a novelty for people that have nothing better to do.

Thank Drum53mer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent a few hours at this wonderful winery this past Saturday. The wine was excellent and the service was both great and friendly. It's a very dog friendly place, so our dogs enjoyed playing in the creek and meeting other dogs. Children came up...More

Thank Diane0905
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Go and enjoy! Fun staff and awesome wine selection...first foray into NC wine and very surprised...had some of there whites and very happy...and of course had to purchase a few bottles of their sayvel...great and very peaceful location. We will be back

Thank JackNJacquie
Reviewed 14 June 2018

We checked the winery out on our last day of vacation. It was a beautiful atmosphere with great service. We did the $10 wine tasting, along with having a glass ourselves. We would have stayed longer, but we were hungry and they didn't have food....More

Thank alliebobe
Reviewed 12 June 2018

recently stayed for 3 nights. Loved the accomodations. The winery was just down the hill. The staff is very attentive. Breakfast was great. We had a great time doing activities in the area. Lots of nice restaurants in the area, Sorrentos is a favorite. I...More

Thank Krista H
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Experience Banner Elk Winery and Villa, a luxury bed and breakfast... it's a magical world.Nestled in the awe inspiring majestic Blue Ridge Mountains stands North Carolina High Country's original winery. Come ...More for a tasting and tour, or stay for a week at The Villa, a highly elegant Bed & Breakfast that offers an idyllic setting, luxurious accommodations, and unrivaled service for discerning travelers.The age-old tradition of winemaking made its debut in the region with the establishment of Banner Elk Winery and Villa, the first commercial winery built in Avery and Watauga counties. Banner Elk wines pay tribute to the rugged mountain landscape and capture the delicate nuance and subtle flavors of the fruit. Our vintners produce excellent award winning wines that reflect the unique characteristics of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Whether you are interested in a wine tasting or guided tour, learning more about the art and science of winemaking, or just relaxing with a glass of wine, we welcome you to Banner Elk Winery & Villa.Restore your soul in the ambience of our Tuscan inspired Villa. We offer eight beautifully appointed suites, two with private fireplaces. Each features a king or queen-sized luxury mattress bed adorned in the finest linens and abundant pillows, private jacuzzi tubs, and thick plush robes. Breathtaking mountain views from every window several with semi-private terraces.Wake each morning to a complimentary chef-prepared gourmet breakfast in The Villa before you explore the gorgeous High Country where you can hike, bike, ski, fly fish, or play one of the many championship golf courses. Have a private massage in your suite, or enjoy a visit to Banner Elk's premier spa for additional services. Taste the wine, taste the produce, and taste a bit of luxury. It's the perfect place to relax, re-inspire, and rejuvenate – both inside and out. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Dry Cleaning
Wheelchair access
Pool
Beachfront
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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wllmdjngh
16 November 2014|
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Response from Tori F | Reviewed this property |
From what I recall looking at the rooms while I was there, some of the larger rooms downstairs might accommodate a 3rd person, but it depends on the room. The smaller rooms would have all 3 of you sharing a queen bed.
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"Try the Esseoloa Lodge"
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"we only did the winery"
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"Check out the barn."
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"We did the winery only and have no experience with the villa"
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