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.
Enjoyed the mountain air, hiking, Grandfather mountain, white water rafting, and Elk River Falls. July/2015The Headrick's & The Weatherfords, Arizona, Texas & NC
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
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
To enjoy time and relaxation, and enjoy nature, God’s creation and experienced his move. This house is just beautiful! Thank you so much! April/2016Jewel Retreat
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)
5/6/11 Here for our daughter’s graduation. The house was perfect for our BIG family. We wish we had found it sooner in our kid’s time here at App. State.l This was a perfect way to celebrate.Heileman's (TN)
Annual family reunion. Talked, laughed, ate, played games, shared memories and just enjoyed being together. Your homes are beautiful and welcoming. The views are stunning! Thank you! April/2015Winchester Family, North & South Carolina
Celebrated 50th birthday with family and friends. Enjoyed perfect fall weather and watching the leaves change. Oct./2015Patterson Family, Graham, NC
Lots to do: zipline, crossing swinging bridge at Grandfather Mountain, Linville caverns, & Mystery Hill. June/2016Jacobs & Vazavez Families, FL & NY
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