PENLAND, NC

The following are suggestions for you to arrange your travel and lodging. Please feel free to e-mail us with any questions!


AIRPORTS:

The closest airport is Asheville Regional (AVL) about 1.5 hours away, followed by the larger Charlotte International (CLT) about 2 hours away.

Ground transportation contacts:

Mitchell County Public Transit (transport to and from Asheville (45$) and Charlotte ($65) /must schedule only during weekdays with 72hr notice) : 828-688-4715

Asheville Airport Shuttle : 828-231-1053; www.ashevilleairportshuttle.com

Asheville Area Transportation Services: 828-450-1160; www.ashevilleareatransportationservices.com

Wally’s Asheville Transportation: 828-707-5792

 


LODGING IN AND AROUND PENLAND:

 

Pond House

Penland
828-385-3895
www.penlandcabin.com
jobe261@bellsouth.net

 

Chinquapin Inn

B&B w/singles & dbls
828-765-0064
www.chinquapininn.com

 

Conley House (Pets Allowed- Optional Studio Space)

Only 4 minutes from Penland with a million dollar view of the mountains from every room.

Conley House is the former home of Bill Brown, who was an artist and the second director of Penland. It is a mid-century modern-cabin offering a king size master with spa en suite bath, a king guest room with en suite bath, a half bath, 1 office with a queen size bed and a fully equipped kitchen. In a separate building, an optional private studio space can be rented. Pet friendly to well-behaved dogs. WIFI, Washer/Dryer, Fire Pit, Fenced-in Yard, Handmade Finishings Throughout. Sleeps up to 8.

www.conleyhouse.com

 https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/5211620?guests=2&s=8qB5

Call Lisa to book. Phone: 618-924-4108

Email: ConleyHouseWNC@gmail.com

 

Chasewood House
1-bdrm furnished apartment, 2-bdr 2-bath house
Central Penland Campus, Conley Ridge Rd
941-228-6657
penlandhome@yahoo.com
 

Cynthia Bringle (Pets allowed) -a longer walk away (.5 miles)
Guesthouse, 3 bdrm, 2 bath
828-765-0240
cynthiabringle@gmail.com
 
 

Cynthia Bringle-
Private room & bath at studio
828-765-0240
cynthiabringle@gmail.com
 
 

Edwina Bringle (Pets allowed) a longer walk away (.5 miles)
Private room and bath at her home with a private entrance
828-765-8640
edwcorgie@yahoo.com

 

Conley Ridge Cottage

3 Bedroom furnished home; 3 bedrooms (will sleep up to 2 couples plus 2 singles), two baths, walking distance to Penland School; w & d, wood stove, deck with grill; direct TV & DVD player

Contact Karen at 828-675-9716

kkwalkernc@gmail.com
 


PLACES A SHORT DRIVE AWAY: 

 

Richmond Inn

(RECOMMENDED)

B&B with 8 guest rooms (dbls, queens) including a grande suite
101 Pine Ave, Spruce Pine
828-765-6993
www.richmondinn.us

 

Bakersville B&B

http://www.bakersvillebedandbreakfast.com

 

Hawks View

http://www.vrbo.com/233676

 

Coal Train House (By Penland on Conley Ridge)

http://www.vrbo.com/254613

 

Dragonfly Cottage on Rock Creek

http://www.vrbo.com/467598

 

Birdtown Cabin (Mary Vogel)

http://www.vrbo.com/277539

 

Also, visit AIRBNB:

https://www.airbnb.com/s/Penland–NC


 

RECOMMENDED RESTAURANTS/Cafés:

Knife and Fork

Tropical Grill

Fox and the Fig

 

GROCERY STORES:

Ingles

Walmart

 

HEALTHFOOD STORES:

Burnsville Health and Nutrition