Located on the Appalachian Trail!

The Iron Horse Station is a landmark inn, restaurant, tavern, and shops located in the heart of Hot Springs, North Carolina, a historic mountain town situated directly on the Appalachian Trail. The Iron Horse Station has been renovated and extensively restored; transforming the Inn, Restaurant, Tavern, and Shops into a charming destination surrounded by the picturesque Blue Ridge Mountains and the French Broad River.

Accommodations at Iron Horse Station feature fifteen welcoming guestrooms, each having its own private bathroom. Every guestroom contains comfortable new furnishings, handcrafted beds, and other amenities including Jacuzzi tubs, transom windows, original sky-wells, and mountain views.

The Restaurant and Tavern offers a friendly and casual dining experience. With a wide menu variety, a nice selection of beer and wine, a guest lounge with a fireplace, large screen TV and Wireless Internet, the Iron Horse Station is a memorable spot to eat, drink, and relax in a comfortable environment.  

The Iron Horse Station provides the ambiance of a turn-of-the-century destination surrounded by a town rich in history and exquisite natural beauty. It is a perfect location to hike the Appalachian Trail, experience white water rafting on the French Broad River, indulge in the soothing natural hot spring baths, fly fish, or just revel in the splendor of the Blue Ridge Mountains.

In the press – we have recently been featured in Our State Magazine and in Southern Living. What A-list Hollywood actor loves the Iron Horse Station? – find out in this article from the News-Records & Sentinel.

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