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Pittsboro, North Carolina
Reviewed 28 August 2016

My family and I travel to Blowing Rock each October. One of the few places we had not stayed was the Hillwinds, so we thought we would give it a try. First of all, the family includes myself, my wife, and 2 children. We booked a room with 2 beds, because basically we can't all fit into 1 bed. Well...

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Reviewed 11 August 2016

great location. nice room/suite. ample parking. walking distance to town center. complimentary wine and cheese was nice touch. breakfast was adequate. good coffee! courteous staff. would definitely consider again.

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Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 9 August 2016

We stayed over a weekend. The inns charming but has some problems. The room, Tarheel Suite, looks like it was recently redone. There was a LOT of dust in the room, especially on the ironing board. There should have been bottled water available at a price of $239 a night. The breakfast was very generic. The pancakes, waffles and eggs...

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Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

I visited Blowing Rock with my girlfriend for a short getaway. We arrived late and could not find an open hotel room in the surrounding area. There was apparently a big event going on that left many of the hotels completely full! We were desperate and did not want to pay too much for a hotel, so I decided to...

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1Thank Joe H
Reviewed 3 August 2016

The Inn was in a perfect location, just a leisurely stroll to a host of great shops and restaurants. Comfortable amenities with a quaint feel. Hospitable service. We loved sitting out front, rocking in the chairs on the cool evenings sharing community with our neighbors. Complimentary glass of wine at happy hour was a nice welcome. Included hot breakfast with...

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Thank Barry J
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

As a child in the seventies there were hotel and motels along the highway run by families that took pride in their business, were a rocking chair with as the place to waste your day away, and time stood still. I love the mountains of NC, the cool air, slow pace, honest people, and scenic natural beauty takes me home...

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Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

This was our 4th stay. Hill winds is pet friendly and that was main reason for choosing the Inn. We discovered that should not be the reason for staying there. The charm of the main lodge is a huge plus. They serve a full breakfast in a delightful dining room. There is a happy hour with nice wine and snacks....

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Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

We just loved it here. There were 3 of us couples riding motorcycles and we had decided on Blowing Rock as a stopping place for the night. We had called another place that had been recommended to us by friends, however they were booked & they suggested the Hillwinds Inn--lucky us! We were immediately happy when we saw that there...

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Reviewed 13 June 2016

I stayed here the night I arrived and since they were sold out the next night I stayed at the Village Inn. Hillwinds Inn is a perfect place to stay while in Blowing Rock. I was able to get my work done with a strong free wifi signal and though I did not have time to enjoy there wine and...

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Charlotte, North Carolina
Reviewed 26 May 2016

Let me start off by saying that all the Village Inns of Blowing Rock are under new management. The new GM, Scott Wiggins, has taken control and the changes are happening fast. If you've ever stayed in one of their Inns and weren't happy with the experience, don't be afraid to try again. We came up for graduation weekend and...

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Scott W, General Manager at Hillwinds Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I am sorry that your graduation weekend started off on a bad note, but I am happy to know that in the end we were able to make your trip enjoyable. I really enjoyed meeting all of you and look forward to hosting you all again very soon!

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Hillwinds Inn

Address: Sunset Drive at Ransom Street, PO Box 1809, Blowing Rock, NC 28605
Region: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Mountains > Blowing Rock
Price Range: RM343 - RM902 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hillwinds Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 20
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“For what I perceived all rooms are great.”
  • Dust, dirt, and old extractor.
  • Dust....outlet semicoverd.
yausdehermi, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“upstairs suites are just perfect !!”
phughes5613, 26 May 2016 | Read review
“For a good room, go somewhere else.”
435db, 21 Feb 2016 | Read review
“stay some where different!!!”
cynsbulldog, 30 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Try to book a suite. Those looked much nicer.”
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