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The Swag is an award-winning, romantic mountaintop hideaway now in its 37th season. On 250 acres at an elevation of 5,000 feet, The Swag borders the Great Smoky Mountains National Park near Asheville, North Carolina. The all-inclusive Swag provides incomparable views, world class hiking, fine dining at every meal, and the ultimate in relaxation. Andrew Harper named The Swag the "Most Romantic Hideaway" in his 2018 Grand Awards. The Swag was also named the #2 "Top Resort in the South" in the Conde Nast 2017 Readers' Choice Awards.
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We had been reading about the Swag for a year and couldn’t wait to do the Sunday brunch!!!! Well, the wait was not worth it! We were not staying at the lodge so we were the second seating for brunch. We arrived a bit early...More
I have been to many wonderful places on six continents and had no idea that such a special place was so close to home. Appropriately rated on of the top boutique hotels in the SE United States, it did not disappoint. It is like a...More
We thoroughly enjoyed our time at the Swag from Oct 7-11, beginning with the great brunch on Sunday the 7th. This was our 4th time there (first time in 1986!), and the new owners, David and Annie Colquitt and the general manager Greg Hoover have...More
The Swag is under new ownership and we had been there several times over the years so we felt we knew it well. Let me just say things are even better if such was possible. We were welcomed by the new Manager Greg as we...More
The Swag has changed owners and the new owners are just as dedicated as the previous owners. The setting is as always delightful and our rooms were immaculate. We could not be more pleased and have made reservations for next year.
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No, gratuities are not included. We have no expectations in regards to gratuities and it is entirely up to the Guest to determine the amount or whether they want to leave one at all. All gratuities are pooled amongst the... More
No, gratuities are not included. We have no expectations in regards to gratuities and it is entirely up to the Guest to determine the amount or whether they want to leave one at all. All gratuities are pooled amongst the Staff.