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Hotel Description

At Grand Old Lady Hotel, you'll be 25.3 km (15.7 mi) from Western Carolina University and 31.7 km (19.7 mi) from Cataloochee Ski Area. Highlights at this hotel include free in-room WiFi.

You can enjoy coffee/tea makers, ceiling fans, and desks, featured in all 37 individually decorated rooms. Egyptian cotton sheets and free toiletries are nice touches to enhance your stay.

This business-friendly hotel offers free WiFi in public areas, concierge services, and a library. Plus you'll find a terrace, a garden, and an elevator. There's also the convenience of free self parking.

With a stay at this 3-star Sylva hotel, you'll be 38.5 km (23.9 mi) from Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

Standard Room 1 Queen with Tub/Shower Combo

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Suite 1 King with Walk In Shower

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Room 1 Queen with Walk In Shower

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard 1 King with Tub/Shower Combo

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Junior Suite 2 Doubles with Walk In Shower

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Suite 1 King with Tub

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Renovations + Closures

The property is closed between December 15 and March 31.

Property Features

Grand Old Lady Hotel offers its guests a library, a terrace, and a garden. There are 3 meeting rooms available. Public spaces have free WiFi. The business-friendly Grand Old Lady Hotel also features concierge services and an elevator. Free self parking is available. This 3-star Sylva hotel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 37 guestrooms or units
  • 3 levels
  • Built in 1908
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Concierge
  • Library
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Asheville Regional Airport (AVL) (67.8 km / 42.1 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Grand Old Lady Hotel offers 37 air-conditioned accommodations with coffee/tea makers and complimentary toiletries. These individually decorated and furnished accommodations include desks. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets. This Sylva hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) are also available. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Coffee maker
  • Egyptian cotton linens
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Unique furnishings
  • Unique decor
  • Wheelchair accessible

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at 10 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 10:00 PM. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 7:30 AM - 10:00 PM.
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • Pets: USD 100 per accommodation, per night, plus a deposit of USD 100 per stay
  • Only dogs and cats are allowed
  • Maximum 2 per room (weight limit: 52 lbs)
  • Certain rooms only, restrictions apply
  • You can request a pet-friendly room by reaching out to the property at the number on the booking confirmation
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts credit cards and debit cards. Cash is not accepted. For guests' safety, the property includes a smoke detector and a security system in each accommodation.

  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Debit cards
  • Staffed front desk

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Pet deposit: USD 100 per stay
  • Pet fee: USD 100 per accommodation, per night
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Early check-in fee: USD 50.00 (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out fee: USD 50.00 (subject to availability)
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

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  • Balsam Mountain
  • Grand Old Lady Hotel Balsam
  • Mountain Balsam
  • Balsam Mountain Inn & Restaurant Hotel Balsam
  • Balsam Mountain Inn And Restaurant
  • Balsam Mountain Inn & Restaurant Hotel
  • Grand Old Lady Hotel Sylva
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  • Balsam Mountain Inn
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You should know

  • Pets are welcome in certain rooms only; other restrictions apply (please see the Fees section for related charges). To make arrangements for your pet, contact the property directly at the number on your booking confirmation.
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