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The Park on Main
The Park on Main

205 Main Street , Highlands 28741

3.5 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (46 reviews)

Located in the heart of Highlands, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Cullasaja River Gorge and Highlands Playhouse. …

£111
Main Street Inn
Main Street Inn

270 Main Street, Highlands 28741

3.5 out of 5.0
3.8 out of 5 (21 reviews)

Situated in Highlands, this romantic inn is within a 5-minute walk of Highlands Playhouse, Cullasaja River Gorge, and …

£126
The Chandler Inn
The Chandler Inn

790 North 4th St, Highlands 28741

3.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (4 reviews)

Situated in Highlands, this bed & breakfast is within a 10-minute walk of Highlands Art Gallery and Highlands Playhouse. …

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Skyline Lodge and Restaurant
Skyline Lodge and Restaurant

470 Skyline Lodge Road, Highlands 28741

3.5 out of 5.0
3.6 out of 5 (175 reviews)

Situated in the historical district, this hotel is 2.7 mi (4.4 km) from The Bascom Center for the Visual Arts and 2.9 mi (4.7 …

£140
Brook Trout Inn
Brook Trout Inn

19259 Rosman Hwy, Sapphire 28774

3.5 out of 5.0
4.7 out of 5 (26 reviews)

Situated in Sapphire, this lodge is within 9 mi (15 km) of Gorges State Park, Sapphire National Golf Club, and Cashiers …

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Black Bear Lodge of Sapphire
Black Bear Lodge of Sapphire

19386 Rosman Hwy. (NC 64 West), Sapphire 28774

4.0 out of 5.0
5 out of 5 (5 reviews)

Situated in the mountains, this cabin is within 9 mi (15 km) of Sapphire National Golf Club, Gorges State Park, and Cashier …

£140
Gateway Inn & Suites
Gateway Inn & Suites
1.6 mi from Highlands
2.5 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (277 reviews)

Situated in the mountains, this hotel is 1.6 mi (2.6 km) from Andy's Trout Farm and within 6 mi (10 km) of 12 Spies Vineyards …

£46
Best Western Plus River Escape Inn & Suites
Best Western Plus River Escape Inn & Suites
5.1 mi from Highlands
2.5 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (212 reviews)

Situated in Dillsboro, this hotel is 0.4 mi (0.7 km) from Oaks Gallery and within 3 mi (5 km) of It's By Nature - A Gallery o …

£64
Kingwood Resort
Kingwood Resort
9.4 mi from Highlands
3.0 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (126 reviews)

Located in Clayton, this family-friendly hotel is 2.1 mi (3.4 km) from Kingwood Resort Golf, and within 6 mi (10 km) of Rabun …

£53
Harrah's Cherokee Casino Resort
Harrah's Cherokee Casino Resort
9.8 mi from Highlands
4.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (175 reviews)

Located in Oconaluftee Visitor Center Great Smoky, this spa hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Cherokee Bear Zoo, Oconaluftee …

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Pocket Guide: Highlands

Visiting Highlands

Highlands's upscale hotels make it a great destination for luxury-minded travelers and visitors are sure to appreciate the theatres, mountains, and restaurants. This welcoming, riverfront city also attracts visitors with its waterfalls, shopping, and art.
  • There are 9 Highlands hotels
  • July is the most expensive month to travel here, while January tends to be the cheapest
  • Closest major airport is in Asheville, NC (AVL-Asheville Regional), 46.3 mi (74.4 km) from the city centre

Sightseeing around Highlands

  • Theatres and art are well-known in the area, and attractions include The Bascom Center for the Visual Arts, Highlands Playhouse, and Highlands Art Gallery
  • The mountains, waterfalls, and hiking trails highlight the natural beauty, and places to visit include Bridal Veil Falls, Dry Falls, and Cliffside Lake Recreation Area
  • Shopping is tops in the area, and Whistle Stop Mall is a favourite locale for retail therapy

Staying in Highlands

When looking for a holiday accommodation at an affordable price, consider that Highlands has 9 hotels and other accommodation types to choose from. There are 5 hotels ranging from GBP 84 to GBP 239 per night. You might like one of these highly rated smaller hotels or specialty properties for a romantic getaway, a cosy spot, or a boutique stay:
  • Half-Mile Farm, averaging GBP 283.33/night
  • Old Edwards Inn and Spa, averaging GBP 299/night
A 4-star favourite with Expedia travellers is Half-Mile Farm with a 5 out of 5 user rating while Old Edwards Inn and Spa has a 4.7 rating by guests.

Dressing for Highlands

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 18°C and the nighttime average to be -5°C
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 28°C during the day and 2°C at night
  • July through September averages 29°C during the day and 9°C at night
  • In October–December, the average temperature is 23°C during the day and -4°C at night
  • About 1377 millimetres of rain falls on Highlands each year
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