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Reviewed 18 July 2015 via mobile

We ate lunch here on vacation in Dillsboro. The general aura of the house was very country and cozy feeling. The staff was friendly and the house was clean. The tiny biscuits that came before our entrees were delicious! I ordered the fried chicken with buttered potatoes and honey glazed carrots. I found everything delicious, but the portion was huge!...

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Natalie T, General Manager at Jarrett House, responded to this review

I had laugh at being compared to Cracker Barrel~ but I can kindof see it as far as atmosphere goes. Big difference with food ...ours is scratch! Come back and try our vinegar pie!

Reviewed 5 July 2015 via mobile

Cute, cute place. Will stay here again. Has several rooms with antique beds and furniture. Host was very nice. Breakfast comes with the stay, southern breakfast at that. Right off the 23 easy access to Silva. Just opened a new restaurant called Coaches.

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Natalie T, General Manager at Jarrett House, responded to this review

I am so glad you enjoyed your stay! And am excited you will be back. I know...right? Southern Breakfast is the icing on the cake!

Waynesville, North Carolina
Reviewed 13 April 2015 via mobile

For several years now it's been our family tradition to meet here for Easter dinner. Last year, circumstances prevented the trip. This year they opened a week late, so we waited. It was worth the wait and we were not disappointed. My mother had the trout, dad had chicken and dumplings. I had the catfish and my husband had the...

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Natalie T, General Manager at Jarrett House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words! We are so excited to finally be open and truly hate that we missed Easter this year too. However, we are very glad that you consider us a family tradition and that visiting us this year was worth the wait! We look forward to our family reunion each and every year!

Reviewed 24 October 2014 via mobile

My two sisters and I lodged at the Inn for one night. The inn keepers were very gracious and accommodating. There wasn't a hair dryer in our room. When I went to the front desk to request one the Inn keeper couldn't find one. He said that as soon as his waitress arrived he would go buy one for me....

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Natalie T, General Manager at Jarrett House, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderful review! Making sure our guests have what they need is our first priority. We try our best to treat you like family! We sure hope you will return and enjoy another stay with us this 2015 season. Don't worry about a hairdryer...we've got you covered! Thanks, Natalie Thomas | General Manager

Gran Canaria, Spain
Reviewed 19 October 2014

For years my family and I have been to the Jarrett House each time we visited the area. It is a beautiful place and once had meals that we're worth the travel time and wait. My sister and I went yesterday, "Peak Weekend" and there was no waiting. Unusual! I now know why. Our server was very good and attentive,...

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Natalie T, General Manager at Jarrett House, responded to this review

First, I would like to apologize for the delayed response of your review. Your review was posted to the wrong location and I did not see until now. I appreciate your honesty with your review. I do wish that you had let me know the issues while at dining with us. We strive to serve your meal as you ordered...

Reviewed 7 October 2014 via mobile

We always eat at the Jarrett House on our trip to the Smokies. This year, we were in for a very pleasant surprise. The entry and dining rooms have been tastefully renovated and the food was even better than usual. A must stop for any visit,

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Natalie T, General Manager at Jarrett House, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments! We love what the new owner has done with the place and have heard so many positive comments. Thanks for letting us know you like the new look and the food. Hope to see you back in 2015! Thanks

Reviewed 24 September 2014 via mobile

Just had my first meal at this awesome historical establishment! Love the history of the place and the staff was more than happy to answer all my tourist-y questions. Onto the GOOD stuff.... The food! The portions! The service! I split the meatloaf with my mother and after two hearty appetites I still had a good bit to go. The...

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Natalie T, General Manager at Jarrett House, responded to this review

Thank you for the fabulous review! I am glad your first trip to our historical place was great! Yes Scott is very good at his job and it helps that he grew up here. Our name Vinegar Pie always gets the most delightful expressions on peoples faces..you are right it tastes like a sugar cookie to me too. We hope...

Concord, NC
Reviewed 3 September 2014

Very nice 130 year old establishment. Great old time charm with a restaurant on the first floor. Rocking chair balcony on all three floors. People were absolutely wonderful and very accommodating. Close to Western Carolina University and Harrahs Cherokee.

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Natalie T, General Manager at Jarrett House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us. We love the fact that this is one place that you can "step back in time" just a little with no distraction of TV in your room. We prefer our guests enjoy the rocking chair porches and the view of the town and some mountains. You...

Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 31 August 2014 via mobile

Wanted somewhere to stay for Labor Day weekend. The Jarrett House was the perfect distance from Atlanta, the room had great character and the chicken and dumplings are just not better anywhere else!! Was a great distance for a trip over to Asheville.

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Natalie T, General Manager at Jarrett House, responded to this review

We are glad you spent Labor Day weekend with us! The Jarrett House in Dillsboro is a great escape from the hustle and bustle of Atlanta. We definitely hope you return when you just need to get away from it all and relax! Thanks,

Lavonia
Reviewed 19 August 2014

Four couples went to ride on the Smoky Mountain Railroad from Bryson City to the Nantahala gorge and then to the Jarrett House in Dillsboro for dinner and a one night stay. Dinner was excellent and Jim and Genie were very welcoming. We could not have asked for better service. We have dined at the Jarrett House in the past...

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Natalie T, General Manager at Jarrett House, responded to this review

Jarrett House is a great place for couples! For almost 40 years Jim and Jean have opened their home to 1000's of guest and treated them as welcomed family. That tradition will never change! Come and visit us in 2015 and be welcomed home again! Thanks

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our historic inn was built in 1884 and host 16 rooms inside the inn furnished with Victorian furniture for that"step back in time" feel. The perfect place to unplug from the world and enjoy life! Our recently remodeled lobby, tea room and dining room provides our guest a comfortable place to relax and gather with old friends and make new ones. If you need a little more modern convenience we have 6 rooms located outside in our courtyard that have televisions so you don't miss your favorite show. Our lodging is available April 1, 2015. We will be opening a new lounge "Coach's" in Spring 2015! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Jarrett House

Address: 100 Haywood Road, Dillsboro, NC 28575
Region: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Mountains > Jackson County > Dillsboro
Price Range: RM369 - RM826 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Jarrett House 2.5*
Number of rooms: 22
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“ask for a first floor room if stairs are an issue. Did not see any elevator, due to historic building.”
 of 5 bubbles Wyoming_OHMomof5, 14 Nov 2015 | Read review
“It would be a good idea to ask for a view of the road, because the other views are of outdoor walls, the parking lot, etc.”
 of 5 bubbles lifewithb0ys, 19 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Just know there is no tv in the room and air condition is by window units. Floors are wood and creaky-not suitable for small children. Very clean.”
 of 5 bubbles DianeR178, 2 Sep 2014 | Read review
“We did not stay in the hotel. We only had dinner.”
 of 5 bubbles JONW846, 7 Aug 2014 | Read review
“always ask for 2 beds, even if you do not need them. The single bed rooms are tiny. Rm. 212 was not too bad and quiet, off the main street.”
 of 5 bubbles kitchenmagician, 13 Aug 2013 | Read review
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