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Laughing Heart Lodge & Hostel

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  • Average4%
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  • Terrible0%
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Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
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All reviewstranquility roomblack catturtle roomhuge showerappalachian trailyogurtnice stayshort walklocation was perfectfront porchfirst floorwould stay here againbreakfast was deliciousbed and breakfastjesuitlabyrinthchapel
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Reviewed 2 January 2018

The property itself is beautiful and it is in a great location for hiking on the AT as well as accessing downtown. The rooms and private bathrooms in the lodge are well-outfitted and comfortable. The breakfast consisted of good biscuits, slightly rubbery scrambled eggs, fruit,...More

Thank Nathan G
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Charming lodge, very comfortable and welcoming. Easy walk to town. Beautiful setting and grounds. We stayed in the Turtle room. Queen bed and huge shower. Enjoyed the stay and the great breakfast biscuits.

Thank GroovyM
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Laughing Heart is just off the trail as it enters Hot Springs from the south. It is just on the edge of town, so is quiet, but is still a short ten minute walk to the far side of town. Stayed with the woofs at...More

Thank TrailTails
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

The inn is located above the town in a former Jesuit retreat. Obviously not for everybody (no cable TV for example), but with rooms and staff that are exemplary. A refrigerator in the main kitchen reserves space for guests; two old fashioned parlors and a...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 12 July 2017

The best part was the friendly staff, we sat on the porch and chatted about hiking, seems we knew the same yellow-blazer! My hiking partner and I stayed before out hike from Big Creek Ranger Station to Hot Springs. They were friendly and the location...More

Thank Paul H
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
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Price range
US$25 - US$185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$25 - US$185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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"The lower floor was cheaper, but it was quite comfortable and well-appointed."
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"Hostel rooms are basic, but inexpensive, starting at $20, includes shower. Lodge rooms are more luxurious..."
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"Call early, be specific, private, semiprivate, or bunk? It's a hostel you get what you pay for."
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"The Monarch Room is spacious and well appointed!"
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