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    Barkwells, The Dog Lovers' Vacation Retreat

    290 Lance Rd, Mills River, NC 28759-3884
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          Overview
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          • Very good2%
          • Average1%
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          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
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          There are newer reviews for Barkwells, The Dog Lovers' Vacation Retreat See the most recent reviews

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          Reviewed 25 May 2016

          Another wonderful week at Peppermint Patty cabin. The dogs were so excited to be back and so were the humans. The cabin was immaculate and the grounds beautiful. Having Ingles grocery store 5 minutes away is an added bonus. The beds were so comfortable we...More

          Thank Susan V
          Response from Barkwells, General Manager at Barkwells, The Dog Lovers' Vacation RetreatResponded 27 May 2016

          Susan, Thank you for your great review of our property. We are so happy that both dogs and humans had a great visit. I have emailed you the information about the mattress. We enjoyed seeing you again and look forward to your next visit.

          Reviewed 1 May 2016

          My husband and I and our 2 dogs just spent an amazing week at Barkwell's. We had actually booked for a week in April 2015. A few days before we were due to leave, I broke my arm. I was in a lot of pain...More

          Thank Bethany B
          Response from Barkwells, General Manager at Barkwells, The Dog Lovers' Vacation RetreatResponded 27 May 2016

          Thank you for writing such a great review of our property. We know that we are doing it right when we have guests leave reviews like this! We are so happy to hear that you have a fun and relaxing visit. We look forward to...More

          Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

          Finding a place to travel with dogs is always difficult. There could be the temptation to concentrate too much on the pets at the expense of the human guests. Not so with Barkwell's. Located about 25 minutes from downtown Ashville in the beautiful and tranquil...More

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          Response from Barkwells, General Manager at Barkwells, The Dog Lovers' Vacation RetreatResponded 27 May 2016

          Thank you so much for your review of Barkwells. We are so happy to hear that you had a wonderful visit and enjoyed Bo's Hideaway. Our goal is to ensure that each of our guests has an amazing experience and we are so happy that...More

          Reviewed 19 February 2016

          Barkwells provides the perfect setting for a dog friendly dream vacation. Here you have your own spacious, comfortable, and luxurious cabin - 2 bed 2 bath, fireplace, hot tub on your deck, kitchen w/ cookware, dish washer, laundry, views from living room and master bath,...More

          Thank lwojcik_ny
          Response from Barkwells, General Manager at Barkwells, The Dog Lovers' Vacation RetreatResponded 26 February 2016

          Thank you for taking the time to review our property. We are so happy that you were able to enjoy the property and the surrounding area. We hope that you will be able to visit us again soon. (And the massages are amazing!!! We are...More

          Reviewed 12 February 2016

          Barkwell's is the perfect vacation spot, especially for dog lovers. Property is big and beautiful. Cabin (Baxter) was immaculate and cozy with everything you could possibly need - for you and your dog. The staff is friendly and helpful, they even offered us fresh eggs...More

          Thank TeamTelli
          Response from Barkwells, General Manager at Barkwells, The Dog Lovers' Vacation RetreatResponded 26 February 2016

          Thank you for taking the time to review our property. We are so happy that you had a great visit and that your doggie was able to enjoy the freedom of Barkwells. We hope to see you again soon.

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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Free Parking
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Microwave
          • 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 ,
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Non-Smoking 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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          Brian L
          How far is the Biltmore?
          26 April 2017|
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          Response from DavidandKarenTampaFl | Reviewed this property |
          About 30 minutes from Barkwells.
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          cll110
          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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          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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          "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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