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Houston
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

What a beautiful place ! Lot of history and charm ! Quiet, peaceful, serene...just perfect ! Lovely evening with friends for the Thanksgiving in the early evening. Excellent food, nice wine selection & mixed drinks, friendly attentive wait staff...just a perfect evening !

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evinsmill, Owner at Evins Mill, responded to this review

Thank you for joining us! And thank you for your review! William Cochran

Masnuy-Saint-Jean, Belgium
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

We were extremely happy to discover Evins Mill for our 4 night family trip this Thanksgiving. I wasn't sure exactly what to expect before we arrived but the best way to describe this place is that it has the feel of a cosy, very comfortable cabin with all the service and fantastic food of a wonderful hotel. We loved all...

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evinsmill, Owner at Evins Mill, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking time to post your review here - and one so detailed. I'm super glad our location worked for your family! William

Nashville, Tennessee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After discovering The Inn at Evins Mill in 2012, it has become our favorite destination for rest and relaxation. Prepare to be pampered from the time you walk in the door until you check out! If you're looking to enjoy sights and sounds of nature, it's all around you. If you're looking to enjoy a quiet afternoon in the winter,...

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evinsmill, Owner at Evins Mill, responded to this review

I think I know who this is - and appreciate the lovely and very detailed review! Thank you, thank you, thank you! I trust all is well. William

Rockledge, Florida
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have never written a review before now. My wife and I stayed the first week of November to see the leaves change and attend the CMA's. What a wonderful resort!! The rooms, main lodge and grounds were impeccable. The meals were so well prepared and so delicious. Every member of the team actually gave us the impression that they...

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evinsmill, Owner at Evins Mill, responded to this review

Ahoy from Evins Mill! Thank you for posting a review of your experience here - we're particularly thrilled that we are your first! I'm of course heartened to hear you had such a positive sojourn and am glad I got to meet you both. Thank you both again for coming. William Cochran

Nashville, Tennessee, United States
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Along with another couple, we spent a fun weekend at Evins Mill. We stayed in the Creekside rooms and had the sights and sounds of the creek down below as we sat in rockers on the porch. As part of our package they provided all three meals. The food was excellent and in large portions. The staff was very friendly...

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evinsmill, Owner at Evins Mill, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to share your experience of Evins Mill here - and of course for your patronage! I'm glad that you had a favorable experience. I would echo your note about the Creek Side rooms not being ideal for those with mobility issues. For those who wish or need to avoid steps, I would instead recommend accommodations...

Granville, Tennessee
Reviewed 31 October 2016

We live within 30 miles of the Mill, only go for dinner. It is always excellent from service, booking, food quality, and preparation. It is our "go to" place for entertaining guests, holidays or just a special treat for ourselves. The facilities are lovely and always improving. We feel it is the best within a 150 mile radius.

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evinsmill, Owner at Evins Mill, responded to this review

Thank you for your dinner patronage! I know we're not always available for dinner reservations and so especially appreciate your effort to find those times when we are. Thank you also for sharing Evins Mill with your friends and for taking time to post a review here. Thanks! William Cochran

Nashville, Tennessee
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Had an enjoyable visit! It had been 8 years or so (time flies!) but glad to be back. The Solstice is very nice and will definitely only stay there. A few things had changed where it felt like cut backs may have occurred, but honestly a new by would never know! Customer service great and overall great experience.

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evinsmill, Owner at Evins Mill, responded to this review

Ahoy from Evins Mill! I think I know who this is and would love to get more feedback from you on how it feels like we've cut back. That definitely has not been our intention, and I'd like to see how/if we can address that notion. In any event, I am glad you enjoyed the Solstice - and the service....

Reviewed 30 September 2016

The view from the front porch is beautiful. Very big trees, the sound of a waterfall (water flowing over the mill pond dam). Have a trail right on the property to a 90' waterfall that is spectacular. The food there is to die for, really good. The staff is extremely friendly and helpful. Bring comfortable walking shoes, there are a...

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evinsmill, Owner at Evins Mill, responded to this review

Hello from Evins Mill. Thank you for taking a moment to share your experience here with others. I of course am so glad to hear it was favorable, particularly your interactions with the staff. I will make sure they see this review. Thank you again - for your review and for your patronage! William Cochran

Nashville, Tennessee
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

A hidden gem, not to be missed. AMAZING food! I believe everything is farm to table. Never had a bad meal; ever. If you have the option, opt for the rooms with a loft; unless you're a monkey you probably won't be able to get up there, but the ceiling height is nice, and being on the lower lever is...

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evinsmill, Owner at Evins Mill, responded to this review

Hello - thank you for posting this note about your experience! I'm so glad you enjoyed the cuisine as much as you did, and took the time to see Carmac Falls from the base. Thank you again! William Cochran

Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

After hearing several of our friends rave about Evins Mill, my husband and I decided to book one night in Lockhart 1 to celebrate our 6th anniversary. We had the most wonderful time! Between the helpful staff, clean and cozy room, abundant delicious food, excellent hiking to a spectacular waterfall and time spent relaxing on the rockers outside our creek...

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Thank you for coming - and thank you for sharing! William

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Formerly the estate of US Congressman Joe Evins, today Evins Mill is a historic inn and resort offering a scenic setting, bluff view accommodations and southern gourmet cuisine. Select amenities abound, as do on-site activities and nearby excursions. Straddling the Highland Rim and Cumberland Plateau, the forty-acre property boasts one of the few Eastern Hemlock forests in the region, lending it a mountain appeal. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Evins Mill

Address: 1535 Evins Mill Rd, Smithville, TN 37166-4947
Region: United States > Tennessee > Smithville
Price Range: €70 - €188 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 20
Also Known As:
Inn At Evins Mill Hotel Smithville
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“Best luxury value”
 of 5 bubbles Bill32955, 11 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The Creekside rooms overlook the large scenic stream.”
 of 5 bubbles markcL6483LV, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Creekside rooms are a lot closer to the restaurant than the Solstice rooms”
 of 5 bubbles 149greggb, 30 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Solstice is a bit removed from the dining room, but my group enjoyed our short walk even in 30 degree weather.”
 of 5 bubbles 469marteb, 29 Jan 2016 | Read review
“The original rooms in the older buildings have been renovated and have the best views of the creek.”
 of 5 bubbles Rusrobin, 13 Jan 2016 | Read review
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