Blowing Rock is only 3 square miles yet is home to more than 100 shops, about two dozen restaurants, and nearly 20 hotels and inns. Blowing Rock was just named “Prettiest Small Town in North Carolina” in a poll of in-state travel professionals and writers.
In 2008 Blowing Rock was named a “Favorite Southern Destination” by readers of Southern Living.
Lots to do: zipline, crossing swinging bridge at Grandfather Mountain, Linville caverns, & Mystery Hill. June/2016Jacobs & Vazavez Families, FL & NY
2/23/11 We were here for the Annual “Winterfest”. We enjoyed this lovely home, celebrated birthdays, cooked, ate too much and enjoyed everything the Scarboro had to offer! It was fun sitting among the “clouds and stars”."Family & Friends" Janet/George Watts, Andrew Sutton, Betty Kay, Julia Welch and children, David Watkins, Chris Bundy, Lauren Ellis (SC)
What a wonderful time! Beautiful weather and accomodating–thank you so much–hope to see you one day soon!! Sept/2015The Craven Group
I loved seeing the scripture all around the home. It made me feel great knowing you are Christians. I knelt at the chair and prayed. Thank you for allowing us to share in this beautiful home. May God continue to bless you and your family. Merry Christmas and Happy New Year. My husDelband and I hope to come here again. December/2014Castagno Family, Plant City, FL
We enjoyed staying in your beautiful home! The kids didn’t care about the rain because they loved spending time here at the Scarboro! Thank you! August/2015The Hess Family, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL
Highlights were being with family in this beautiful house. We loved your place. Activities we did: Zipline, vineyards, site seeing, shopping, Grandfather’s Mtn, jogging and hiking.Dannie & Julie Bader, Mark & Julie Shumate, Mary & David Johnson, Ray & Jill Bader and Grandpa (CA)
Enjoyed the mountain air, hiking, Grandfather mountain, white water rafting, and Elk River Falls. July/2015The Headrick's & The Weatherfords, Arizona, Texas & NC
Our family came together from near and far. Our time together under one roof, playing games, laughter and sharing was the best! And this home made it possible and easy! Awesome home with so many great designs. Thank you for sharing this home with us and we would love to return. Feb/2015Sides/Humphry Families, Salisbury, Hickory, & Charlotte area, Orange County, CA
Enjoyed being in the game room with the whole family, playing, having fun and enjoying our time. Really loved the whole place, would come again and stay in this house, very lovely. Had so much fun. Thank You! Jan/2015Del Valle Family, Puerto Rico/Florida
Tennis friends having fun! Enjoyed dinner, hot tub & fireplace last night–love the house–Thank you for your hospitality! Oct/2016Cary, Durham, & Chapel Hill, NC