Lodging • The Blacksmith Shop | The Blacksmith Shop is Restored Historic Cottage. An authentic historical one-and-a-half-story log structure with a sleeping loft. Spacious, but with a cozy feel, the Blacksmith Shop is often a retreat for honeymooners.
The downstairs is one large open area with a queen bed and sitting area. A Vermont Castings stove with gas logs is in a corner of the cottage, open to the sitting area and the bed. The bath with a shower is also downstairs. A large antique platform tub for soaking (we provide the bubble bath) is on the loft, as well as a twin bed for lounging or housing a third person overnight. The cottage is separated from the Woodwork Shop by the breezeway of the dog-trot building. The rock terrace outside your door provides a private outdoor sitting area. Air-conditioned. All lodging rates include a country gourmet breakfast for two each morning. • Sleeps 1-3 • $149-$259, The average rate is $199.
The Mast Farm Inn is now a Historic Hotels of America boutique hotel. Historic Hotels of America is the official program of the National Trust for Historic Preservation for recognizing and celebrating the finest Historic Hotels. The Inn is also a Select Registry country inn, and has been welcoming guests since the 1800s. While there have been extensive historically accurate renovations and improvements, the hospitality remains rural mountain, traditional, attentive and sincere. Here you will find each room, cottage and cabin unique and different, as befits a North Carolina mountain farm estate built,transformed, and restored over a 200 year period.
“Not only will we be back, but we’ll be singing the praises of the Mast Farm Inn and the village of Boone to everyone we encounter. ~ B. & P.”
“M. and I think about you all very much, we really miss you guys. I hope everything is going well. We have told all our friends and family about all of you and how wonderful our stay was at the Mast Farm Inn. Mark and I are hoping to see you soon when things calm down, we are going to plan a visit again to see you. Please send my regards to your parents and sister. Again, Sandra I can never thank you enough for making our stay so wonderful and meeting such wonderful, sweet people, that I hope we can stay in touch with. Hope all is going well for you, Miss you guys!!!!! J.”
“I will have to send you pictures from the wedding and from the honeymoon! We went to Maui, and it was great! Thanks again, everyone loved the Inn, and those friends and family that were not a part of the wedding have seen pictures and comment on how beautiful the Inn was! I am sooo sooo happy that I got married at The Mast Farm Inn! Yea! Hope all is well there Fondly. PS: Tell your Mother Hi” ~ S & K