Resorts and Ski Lodges in North Carolina
North Carolina’s diverse geography which includes the mountains (Western NC), the heartland (Central NC) and the coast (Eastern NC) make the whole state an interesting vacation location. For those who are looking for a twist on their accommodation here are some of the most recommended resorts and ski lodges in the state. With a total of 1400 acres, Scenic Wolf Resort at Mars Hill is a perfect place where one can explore the great outdoors with a wide range of activities to choose from. Aside from soaking under the glass-enclosed heated pool, visitors can also play golf via the Wolf Laurel Golf and Country Club, or go horseback riding, mountain biking, hiking, fly fishing and snow skiing in Rock ‘n’ Water Outdoor Adventures.
Staying for the night at the cabins, situated in the Blue Ridge Mountains, will definitely turn itself into a memorable retreat, featuring lodges and cabins with that feature wrap-around decks, outdoor hot tubs and breathtaking views of the area. Some of the most notable cabins are the Belmont-style “Sweet Retreat,” the most romantic “Ever After,” the Lexington-style “The Highlander” and the A-frame style “The Haven.” The resort is perfect for reunions, conferences, family gatherings, reunions, retreats, and weddings. Prices range from $195 to $235 per night.
Watershed Cabins in Almond, North Carolina is a collection of luxury rental cabins in the Great Smoky Mountains. Its proximity to Bryson City, the Cherokee Indian Reservation, Fontana Lake and Nantahala River makes it a convenient place to stay into. Initially, it was called as the Nantahala Mountaintop Cabins when it was formed by Tim Goodwin and Ron Larocque. Watershed Cabins started out with a single cabin until it grew immensely through time. At present, there are over 50 cabin units in the resort, at a convenient price featuring a private deck, hot tub, Jacuzzis, fully-equipped kitchen and a stone fireplace. One can also maximize his or her stay spending time with whitewater rafting, mountain biking, horseback riding, or motorcycling at the famous Deals Gap. One cabin can accommodate up to fourteen people, so bring your friends with you and make the most of the vacation.
For a winter accommodation, check out Sugar Ski and Country Club in Banner Elk, located in the North Carolina mountains. Each of the fifty featured units in Sugar Ski is unique in style and character as defined by their design, although all units have their own fireplaces and kitchens. The place is very popular among skiers and golfers. A recreation room is available via request and can be rented. The accommodation is near Boone City. Other recommended resort lodges in North Carolina are the following: Etowah Valley Country Club & Golf Resort in Hendersonville, Smoky Mountain Country Club in Whittier, Sea Trail in Sunset Beach and Haywood Park Hotel in Asheville