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    Barkwells, The Dog Lovers' Vacation Retreat

    290 Lance Rd, Mills River, NC 28759-3884
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    Room & Suite (50)
    Pool & Beach (7)
    Overview
    • Excellent95%
    • Very good2%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “fenced yard” (15 reviews)
    “dog towels” (13 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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    Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

    My first review of Barkwells was back in March, 2012, and I can tell you, things just get better and better. We took our three girls (this was a first visit for two of them) for the New Year's holiday. The total joy on their...More

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    Response from Barkwells, General Manager at Barkwells, The Dog Lovers' Vacation RetreatResponded 6 January 2017

    Thank you for your review of Barkwells. We are delighted that you had a wonderful experience and that you were with us for the New Year holiday. The hot tub and fireplace make the winter months so enjoyable. We wish you and your family a...More

    Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

    We stayed for 9 days in the Diva cabin with our 2 adult daughters and 3 dogs over the holidays. A beautifully decorated Christmas tree was provided by Barkwells, so we didn't have to miss that part of the season by not being at home....More

    Thank DavidandKarenTampaFl
    Response from Barkwells, General Manager at Barkwells, The Dog Lovers' Vacation RetreatResponded 6 January 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to leave a wonderful review about Barkwells. We are so happy that you had a wonderful Christmas with us and that you have already scheduled another visit. We wish you and your family the very best and look forward...More

    Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

    If you're looking for a "relaxing get away from it all and bring your 4 legged child with you" vacation, this is the place. Most relaxing and wonderful place. And best of all, my Murphy loved running free in the perfectly safe fenced in premises...More

    Thank Amber G
    Response from Barkwells, General Manager at Barkwells, The Dog Lovers' Vacation RetreatResponded 18 December 2016

    Thank you for taking the time to leave a review about Barkwells. We are so happy that you were able to relax and enjoy the time with your fur baby. We look forward to seeing you again and hope that you have a wonderful holiday...More

    Reviewed 9 December 2016

    My husband and I and our 4 dogs had such a wonderful time at Barkwells! This magical place was very highly recommended by friends who visit all the time, and I must say it even outperformed my very high expectations. The log cabins are beautiful,...More

    Thank JanisfromNC
    Response from Barkwells, General Manager at Barkwells, The Dog Lovers' Vacation RetreatResponded 18 December 2016

    Thank you for taking the time to leave a review about your recent trip to Barkwells. We are so happy that we beat your expectations, that is our goal for every guest. We are delighted that you have made two future reservations and we are...More

    Reviewed 2 December 2016

    This place is awesome for you and your dogs. We had an amazing time in the Lacey cabin and have planned a second trip. Going zip-lining, visiting Asheville and the Biltmore were fun too. The staff is wonderful and the cabins and grounds are perfect....More

    Thank Simbathebigpoodle
    Response from Barkwells, General Manager at Barkwells, The Dog Lovers' Vacation RetreatResponded 3 December 2016

    Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your recent visit. We are delighted that you had a great visit and that you already have plans to return! We wish you and your family a wonderful holiday season and we look forward...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Hot Tub
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    • Price range
    • USD 210 - USD 310 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
    • Location
    • United States >
    • North Carolina >
    • North Carolina Mountains >
    • Mills River
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    • Barkwells, The Dog Lovers` Vacation Retreat Hotel Mills River
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    Room & Suite (50)
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    Dining (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (150)
    Family and Play Areas (19)
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    Brian L
    26 April 2017|
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    Response from DavidandKarenTampaFl | Reviewed this property |
    About 30 minutes from Barkwells.
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    9 March 2016|
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    Response from 10Yankee |
    Closest is Ingles, very nice supermarket. Barkwells supplies starter filters, so don't worry about bringing any with you. They also have salt & pepper, little half & half containers, cooking spray, cleaning supplies, laundry... More
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    "The Diva cabin has the absolute best deck!"
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    "With 2 dogs, we choose DIvas and it was divine. Next time, I may try Baxters only to be closer to the pond."
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    "Bo's Hidaway suits us perfectly."
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    "Get a cabin that is overlooking the pond."
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