The Main Street Inn (soon to be The Highlander Mountain House)
Update Sept 02, 2020: North Carolina is in Phase 2.5 allowing Mass gathering indoors to 25 people, mass gathering outdoors to 50 people. Masks mandates remain in affect.
Update 05/08/20: We have been allowed to open partially with limits and restrictions. Please visit our direct website to see availability of rooms. ***Please note: Our Main House is getting an extreme face lift. Our rooms are being completely renovated. We still have rooms available in our Guest House. Please see availability and rates on our website.
Please be advised: We are adhering to the "Stay at Home" orders that were placed for our State on March 30th, 2020. We have reopened our doors to the public and are practicing safety which includes thorough cleaning of all touched surfaces in every room with approved cleaners from the CDC. We are excited to welcome the public back and can not wait to show you what we have been up to. All the best to everyone. Stay Safe. We will get through this together.
Please contact us through email if you have any questions or concerns.
Highlands Premier Historic Boutique Inn located directly on Main Street.
The Main Street Inn has been welcoming guests for over 125 years, offering 18 charming and cozy rooms with private baths, individual heating & air conditioning, cable TV, and free Wi-Fi. Many have private balconies. Large stone fireplaces in the dining room and lobby add to the atmosphere.
Rooms in the Main House and Guest House are decorated to reflect the character and grace of this historic structure; many are furnished with antique furniture and appointments.
Our on-site restaurant, offers both charming indoor and outdoor seating, fine food and drink, and live entertainment during the season. The restaurant is being remodeled and will reopen soon. Stay tuned for updates.
The Main Street Inn is located on the corner of 3rd and Main and situated within the five block business district of the beautiful mountain town of Highlands, North Carolina, with award winning Zagat and Wine Spectator fine dining restaurants and elegant local specialty shops just a short walk down Main Street. Highlands is a quaint mountain town offering cultural events such as professional theater, symphony, The Bascom, a world class art museum and educational facility, spa services, a local brewery, and several cozy pubs. Close by there are several activities available such as a local wine vineyard, zipline park, golfing, waterfalls, hiking, boating, canoeing, ice-skating and skiing, as well as other outdoor offerings.
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