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    Barkwells, The Dog Lovers' Vacation Retreat

    290 Lance Rd, Mills River, NC 28759-3884
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          Overview
          • Excellent95%
          • Very good2%
          • Average1%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible1%
          Travellers talk about
          “fenced yard” (14 reviews)
          “dog towels” (12 reviews)
          “run free” (8 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Air Conditioning
          Hot Tub
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Family Rooms
          Kitchenette
          Pets Allowed
          Wheelchair Access
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          21 - 25 of 200 reviews

          Reviewed 11 October 2016

          Our Skooter loved this place from the start as he had lots of fun, running as far and long as I wanted to without danger or fear of anything in the giant fenced in resort. He strolled around the pond with his new furry friends,...More

          Thank articfire99
          Response from Barkwells, General Manager at Barkwells, The Dog Lovers' Vacation Retreat

          We are so happy to hear that you had a great visit at Barkwells. We try to bring as much peace of mind as possible to being able to vacation with your furry family members and we appreciate you letting us know about your experience....More

          Reviewed 9 October 2016

          Wonderful staff, beautiful cabins, great location. Every detail is well thought out from the clean and welcoming cabins, to the safety of your pets and the friendliest staff. We had a wonderful vacation and didn't worry about our dog. The property is completely fenced and...More

          Thank _lafrancis1
          Response from Barkwells, General Manager at Barkwells, The Dog Lovers' Vacation Retreat

          Thank you for taking the time to review Barkwells. We are so happy that you had a wonderful visit and got to meet other dog lovers while you were here. We strive to make vacationing with your fur kids as easy and carefree as possible...More

          Reviewed 1 October 2016

          Amazing trip-all the reviews are right on! The dogs have such fun and really not much barking! We travel with two old dogs and a 17yr old parrot who loved to look out the window. The dachshund was energized chasing rabbits[you have to get up...More

          Thank janemel2016
          Response from Barkwells, General Manager at Barkwells, The Dog Lovers' Vacation Retreat

          Thank you for taking the time to review our property. We are so happy that you had a great visit and enjoyed the property. Being located in Mills River makes us a central point between Asheville and Hendersonville and close to lots of great things...More

          Reviewed 23 September 2016

          We just returned home from our first visit to Barkwells and already are making plans to return. Everything was awesome! Our 2 Labs loved running the fenced in property and swimming in the beautiful ( and clean ) lake. the cabins are immaculately maintained with...More

          Thank Cody S
          Response from Barkwells, General Manager at Barkwells, The Dog Lovers' Vacation Retreat

          Thank you for your review of Barkwells. We love to hear that our guests have a great experience. We try to cover every detail so that you can relax and enjoy your vacation with your dog. There is a different level of relaxation that you...More

          Reviewed 31 August 2016

          The cabins were totally set up. Not a detail was missed. The only thing we needed to do was to go to the grocery. There are not that many cabins so it is not crowded. The property is totally fenced, the pond area is lovely...More

          Thank Susan S
          Response from Barkwells, General Manager at Barkwells, The Dog Lovers' Vacation Retreat

          Thank you for your review of Barkwells. We are so happy to hear that all guests (two and four legged) had a great visit. We are sorry about the knives but happy we were able to fix that for you quickly. We try to anticipate...More

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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Microwave
          • Things to do
          • Hot Tub
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$210 - US$310 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Room types
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 8
          • Location
          • United States >
          • North Carolina >
          • North Carolina Mountains >
          • Mills River
          • Also Known As
          • Barkwells, The Dog Lovers` Vacation Retreat Hotel Mills River
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          Brian L
          How far is the Biltmore?
          26 April 2017|
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          Response from Simbathebigpoodle | Reviewed this property |
          about 25-30 minutes. if you go at 3,you can go the next day for the same ticket. navitat zipline near Asheville is great.
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          Where is the closest grocery store and what type of filters does the coffee pot in Snickers take? What are the closest places to grap something to eat?
          9 March 2016|
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