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Welcome to Banner Elk, NC! Nestled in the heart of the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains, Banner Elk is a charming town known for its scenic beauty, outdoor adventures, and vibrant community. Whether you're a nature enthusiast, a food lover, or a history buff, Banner Elk has something for everyone. We'll explore the top attractions, outdoor activities, and local businesses that make Banner Elk a must-visit destination.

Discover the Beauty of Banner Elk

With its breathtaking mountain vistas, lush forests, and picturesque landscapes, Banner Elk offers a haven for nature lovers. Immerse yourself in the stunning scenery by exploring the nearby Blue Ridge Parkway or hiking along the famous Grandfather Mountain trails. During the winter months, hit the slopes at the renowned Sugar Mountain Resort or Beech Mountain Resort for an exhilarating skiing or snowboarding experience.

Outdoor Adventures for Every Season

Banner Elk is an outdoor playground throughout the year. In spring and summer, enjoy thrilling whitewater rafting on the nearby rivers, go fishing in the pristine lakes, or embark on a scenic hiking or biking trail. Fall brings vibrant foliage, making it the perfect time for leaf-peeping excursions or leisurely strolls through the town's charming streets. In addition to winter sports, colder months offer opportunities for snow tubing, ice skating, and cozy cabin getaways.

Cultural and Culinary Delights

Beyond its natural beauty, Banner Elk boasts a rich cultural scene and a diverse culinary landscape. Explore the town's vibrant arts community by visiting local galleries and attending live performances at the Lees-McRae College Performing Arts Center. When it comes to dining, Banner Elk won't disappoint. Indulge in farm-to-table cuisine at award-winning restaurants, sip craft beer or locally made wine, and treat yourself to artisanal chocolates or homemade ice cream.

Unique Shopping and Local Businesses

Banner Elk is home to a variety of unique shops and local businesses. Stroll through the downtown area and discover charming boutiques, art galleries, antique stores, and specialty shops. Whether you're looking for handmade crafts, outdoor gear, or one-of-a-kind souvenirs, you'll find it in Banner Elk. Don't forget to support the local farmers and artisans by visiting the farmers' market and craft fairs for fresh produce, handcrafted goods, and unique treasures.

Plan Your Stay in Banner Elk

Whether you're seeking a weekend getaway or a longer vacation, Banner Elk offers a range of accommodations to suit every preference. Choose from cozy cabins, luxurious mountain lodges, charming bed and breakfasts, or convenient vacation rentals. With its warm hospitality and scenic surroundings, Banner Elk ensures a memorable stay for all.

Experience Banner Elk's Magic Today

From outdoor adventures and cultural delights to unique shopping experiences and cozy accommodations, Banner Elk is the perfect destination for your next getaway. Whether you're seeking relaxation, exploration, or a combination of both, this mountain town has it all. Start planning your visit to Banner Elk, NC, and create lifelong memories in this enchanting mountain paradise.

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Newest Banner Elk Properties for Sale

$2,495,000
3 Beds 5 Baths 247227 MLS
Offered Fully Furnished in The Lodges at Eagle Nest! Total Heated Square Footage is 3,578 w/ finished space above garage. The home offers three bedrooms, three baths and two half baths with two bonus sleeping rooms and another full bath. The detached garage offers a 694 heated s.f.guest apartment with it's own balcony. This tastefully appointed custom lodge is the embodiment of casual rustic elegance and being sold fully furnished. Perched at nearly 4,500 feet of elevation on a 1.11-acre property, this one-of-a-kind home is within easy walking distance to all the wonderful Great Camp amenities, including the summer concert series and the highly anticipated new restaurant. Massive boulders greet you as you step up to the porch and to the home to find the open floor plan with great room, gourmet kitchen and dining area all free flow. The main living area was designed to provide an intimate, cozy cabin feels immersed in panoramic long-range mountain views. It features a massive stone fireplace, rich hardwood and rugged beams framing the cathedral ceiling. The kitchen features custom cabinetry, stainless steel appliances with island gas range and ovens, and exquisite marble countertops. The dining area features a long formal dining table with elegant crystal chandelier above. Step out to a covered porch with outdoor fireplace and sitting area. The primary suite is on main level with stone fireplace and luxurious steam shower. The walkout basement offers a casual den space with full wet bar and bunk room enclosed by massive wooden barn doors. Additional primary suite with stone fireplace and claw foot tub for soaking and a guest bedroom with full bath are on opposite ends of the space. Walk out to the downstairs deck to find an oversized hot tub, dining area and ping pong table. The detached garage features a full bar for football and entertaining as well as a single car and ATV space, and guest apartment above with full kitchen, bath and balcony. Call today for a tour!

18 American Eagle Trail, Banner Elk

$1,349,900
3 Beds 3 Baths 247621 MLS
Experience mountain living at its finest in this brand new custom home located in the sought after development, The Lodges at Eagles Nest. Upon entering the home you are greeted with cathedral ceilings, expansive windows, glass sliding doors, hardwood floors, and open floor plan providing spacious living areas. The captivating stone and barn wood fireplace adds rustic charm and character creating a cozy focal point. Step into a modern culinary haven with the open kitchen featuring sleek stainless steel appliances and stunning granite countertops. Primary bedroom on the main level with large vaulted ceiling. Additionally on the main floor is a large bonus room, great for bunkbeds or a gaming area. Full second bathroom across the hall and laundry area which boasts a granite folding area, elevating functionality with a touch of elegance. Ascend to a cozy haven on the upper level featuring two bedrooms and a full bathroom. Each bedroom offers a retreat-like ambiance with ample natural light, providing a comfortable and warm space. Situated on over two acres this expansive parcel offers picturesque landscape with towering trees and a sense of seclusion. With a four bedroom septic permit a guest home and garage could easily be constructed. Located in the Farms section of the mountain you will find yourself minutes from the fitness center, sportsman's lodge, bistro, ATV/Hiking/Horse trails, Off Road Adventures ATV rental, and Eagles Nest Winery. The home next door is also currently listed, 201 Springwinds Drive. This unique opportunity allows you to create a harmonious retreat, seamlessly blending the charm of both properties. Whether for extended family, rental potential, or personal escape, owning two mountain homes side by side offers a rare and immersive mountain lifestyle. Don't miss this opportunity to own a custom mountain home in the fastest growing development in the High Country!

145 Springwinds Drive, Banner Elk

$1,349,900
3 Beds 3 Baths 247616 MLS
Experience mountain living at its finest in this brand new custom home located in the sought after development, The Lodges at Eagles Nest. Upon entering the home you are greeted with cathedral ceilings, expansive windows, glass sliding doors, hardwood floors, and open floor plan providing spacious living areas. The captivating stone and barn wood fireplace adds rustic charm and character creating a cozy focal point. Step into a modern culinary haven with the open kitchen featuring sleek stainless steel appliances and stunning granite countertops. Primary bedroom on the main level with large vaulted ceiling. Additionally on the main floor is a large bonus room, great for bunkbeds or a gaming area. Full second bathroom across the hall and laundry area which boasts a granite folding area, elevating functionality with a touch of elegance. Ascend to a cozy haven on the upper level featuring two bedrooms and a full bathroom. Each bedroom offers a retreat-like ambiance with ample natural light, providing a comfortable and warm space. Situated on over two acres this expansive parcel offers picturesque landscape with towering trees and a sense of seclusion. With a four bedroom septic permit a guest home and garage could easily be constructed. Located in the Farms section of the mountain you will find yourself minutes from the fitness center, sportsman's lodge, bistro, ATV/Hiking/Horse trails, Off Road Adventures ATV rental, and Eagles Nest Winery. The home next door is also currently listed, 145 Springwinds Drive. This unique opportunity allows you to create a harmonious retreat, seamlessly blending the charm of both properties. Whether for extended family, rental potential, or personal escape, owning two mountain homes side by side offers a rare and immersive mountain lifestyle. Don't miss this opportunity to own a custom mountain home in the fastest growing development in the High Country!

201 Springwinds Drive, Banner Elk

$845,000
3 Beds 4 Baths 247541 MLS
Discover the epitome of modern with rustic vibes living in this upgraded mountain home. This turn key vacation rental is located just across the street from the Sugar Mountain entrance and 10 minutes to down town Banner Elk, this idyllic property offers an unrivaled blend of convenience & charm. Boasting three bedrooms and four bathrooms, it provides a tranquil haven for relaxation after a full day on the ski slopes. Close to local eateries, golfing, fishing, shopping, and endless hiking opportunities. Immerse yourself in the beauty of the majestic mountain views from your new fenced in yard complete with a stone patio, two fire pit areas, and an six person hot tub. Inside the impeccable wood floors and accents flow seamlessly throughout each room that provides a warm, cabin feel. A grand family room to cozy up to on a cool night, with a spacious kitchen that highlights premium stainless-steel appliances including a 6-gas range burner. Ample seating in the dining room allowing plenty of room for cooking and entertaining. The three bedrooms are spacious and can sleep up to 10 guests with updated bathrooms highlighting step in showers and one with a soaking tub. The primary bedroom has been updated with an ensuite bathroom. The bunk room offers a great space for extra sleeping or a game of cards and shuffle board. Offered fully furnished with just a few exclusions schedule a showing and discover all this home has to offer! The homes updates include a new roof and windows, encapsulated crawl space with a dehumidifier, gutters and downspouts, five mini-split HVAC units, and flooring.

72 Arnett Road, Banner Elk

$845,000
247525 MLS
Discover the epitome of modern with rustic vibes living in this upgraded mountain home. This turn key vacation rental is located just across the street from the Sugar Mountain entrance and 10 minutes to down town Banner Elk, this idyllic property offers an unrivaled blend of convenience & charm. Boasting three bedrooms and four bathrooms, it provides a tranquil haven for relaxation after a full day on the ski slopes. Close to local eateries, golfing, fishing, shopping, and endless hiking opportunities. Immerse yourself in the beauty of the majestic mountain views from your new fenced in yard complete with a stone patio, two fire pit areas, and an six person hot tub. Inside the impeccable wood floors and accents flow seamlessly throughout each room that provides a warm, cabin feel. A grand family room to cozy up to on a cool night, with a spacious kitchen that highlights premium stainless-steel appliances including a 6-gas range burner. Ample seating in the dining room allowing plenty of room for cooking and entertaining. The three bedrooms are spacious and can sleep up to 10 guests with updated bathrooms highlighting step in showers and one with a soaking tub. The primary bedroom has been updated with an ensuite bathroom. The bunk room offers a great space for extra sleeping or a game of cards and shuffle board. Offered fully furnished with just a few exclusions schedule a showing and discover all this home has to offer! The homes updates include a new roof and windows, encapsulated crawl space with a dehumidifier, gutters and downspouts, five mini-split HVAC units, and flooring.

72 Arnett Road, Banner Elk

$6,600,000
4 Beds 5 Baths 247075 MLS
Welcome to Cider Stone Lodge. This extraordinary compound offers the rare assemblage of a true, private sanctuary on 51 acres of manicured grounds, threaded by cascading waters, long range views, and a marked trail system that extends onto bordering Julian Price Park lands- all perched on Grandfather Mountain. Stretching over 3800 ft in elevation & nestled in a location central to Boone, Banner Elk, & Blowing Rock, this spectacular estate is a true legacy property, easily accessible year-round & offering ultimate privacy with the comfort of access through a gated community. Travel down a level, tree-lined lane past waterfalls & rock out-croppings to arrive at the 4BR, 4.5BA estate masterpiece where a unique mix of stone, wood, metal, & glass portray a model of supreme craftsmanship & utmost attention to detail. An abundance of natural elements create an atmosphere that is harmonious with the nature that surrounds, with each window in the home meticulously designed to frame the Blue Ridge Mountain views & each space perfectly planned for comfortable mountain living. With "cozy-yet-spacious" being a theme throughout, each of 4 suites offer impressive entryways, fireplaces, & baths while a bonus room & office areas offer flexibility. Stemming from the 2nd floor is additional unfinished space, + a room over the 2 car garage, providing easy expansion potential (for BR, BA, bonus, etc). A 4-sided fireplace creates a dramatic scene upon entry & rivals the views as the focal point of the home while accordion glass doors open the living to the outdoors. Grounds features include covered outdoor living/dining area w/ wood burning fireplace, open to yards & patios, heated plunge pool etched into the mountain, fire pit & bocce ball court, circular brick drive, & marked trail heads leading to unique settings including picnic area, "twin peaks" boulders, Spice Branch Creek, & National Park Lands. Furnished w/ minor exceptions. Too many features to note- see attached Features List!

461 Spice Bottom Trail, Banner Elk

$2,750,000
247239 MLS
Don't miss this enchanting 5-cabin property on 9 acres, including 6 acres of untapped potential on the ridge, located in a prime Banner Elk location in Watauga County. Offering excellent advertising opportunities in both Watauga - Boone, Blowing Rock - and Avery - Banner Elk, Sugar Mountain, Beech Mountain - counties, this property boasts a custom website and a central location that is convenient to numerous local attractions and towns. Adjacent to a renowned historic inn, the property boasted strong rental income in 2022 & 2023—and its new, boutique rental program offers passive ownership with a high-ROI venture from day one and room to grow. The heart of the Valle Crucis Historic District hosts these five captivating cabins with a central green space, currently used as a community dog park, and multiple other fenced areas for possible further development. Find one studio cabin, one 1 bedroom/1 bath cabin, two 2 bedroom/1 bath cabins, and a luxurious 2 bedroom/2 baths cabin—all within a 1/2 mile to the iconic Mast General Store Annex & Valle Crucis Park. Look forward to lighted pathways guiding your guests to the neighboring inn for delightful evenings of delectable dining and live music. Flexible and spacious for family reunions, corporate retreats, event stays, or individual vacation rentals and potential for further commercial or residential expansion to be built above - capitalize on this incredible investment opportunity now! Envision the possibilities with BUILDABLE 6 acres complete with a 6 BR septic permit and well permit. Build your dream single-family residence or multiple cabins along the ridge, while taking advantage of a roughed-in road and available building sites. Explore further revenue growth with additional cabin builds, added amenities, or event spaces! Enjoy an established revenue stream as you embark on a successful journey with this picturesque oasis in the heart of the High Country. Come see this fantastic property today!

129 Alnic Lane, Banner Elk

$1,295,000
5 Beds 6 Baths 247218 MLS
Experience the enchantment of this 1904 historic farmhouse that has been meticulously restored to capture the essence of its rich past while offering all the modern comforts you desire. With five bedrooms and 5.5 baths, this farmhouse would be great for large families, a second home or a fantastic rental investment property. Additionally, there are three annex bedrooms with en-suite baths for extra space each with their own access, 1,638 square feet not counted in main home square footage due to the breezeway in between. The interior boasts a fully equipped kitchen with a custom island and a large picture window to enjoy the views of the garden. Through the breakfast room, enter an inviting living room where you can gather with loved ones and create lasting memories. The living room flows into a spacious dining room with a large table for family meals. There is a primary suite and guest suite on this level as well as the laundry room and a half bath. The second level offers two bedrooms with en suites and a third guest bedroom with a full bath in the hallway. There is a third-level finished attic space that could be used for storage. This area is not included in heated square footage due to height restrictions. The large covered front porch beckons you to relax with a book or soak in the charm of the surrounding landscape. The farmhouse grounds offer opportunities for outdoor enjoyment, from firepit evenings under the starry sky to soothing soaks in the hot tub. Imagine waking up to the crisp mountain air and enjoying breakfast and morning coffee in the cozy breakfast nook by the warm gas fireplace. With its historic charm and modern amenities, this home is the perfect getaway. Immerse yourself in the past and create new memories with this piece of history.

317 Old Turnpike RD NW, Banner Elk

$2,480,000
6 Beds 7 Baths 247171 MLS
Welcome to Mountain Time Lodge at the highly sought after Lodges at Eagles Nest! Tucked in The Farms of Eagles Nest, the newly constructed Mountain Time Lodge stands as a testament to luxurious mountain living. Boasting six exquisite ensuites, the main level welcomes guests with two regal king suites, the primary of which features a lavish soaking tub and a meticulously tiled shower. The heart of the lodge lies in the great room, where an open kitchen seamlessly merges with a spacious living area, complemented by an expanded dining space capable of accommodating ten guests comfortably. The kitchen showcases bold and beautiful granite counters, along with an inviting island adorned with bar seating. Ascending to the upper level, two wings unfold, each revealing a queen suite and a charming twin over full bunk suite. The loft area, perched above, offers additional entertainment with plush seating, a television, pool table, and foosball, creating a perfect retreat for relaxation and recreation. Stepping outside onto the deck, guests are greeted by an inviting fireplace and a row of rockers strategically positioned to maximize the panoramic views of the surrounding mountains. The outdoor experience extends to the carefully landscaped yard, where a firepit with ample seating beckons for cozy evenings beneath the stars. Meanwhile, the front patio unveils a brand-new hot tub, providing an idyllic setting for unwinding in the crisp mountain air. The Mountain Time Lodge effortlessly combines opulence and comfort, offering a haven for those seeking a harmonious blend of modern amenities and the tranquility of the High Country. Located on over five acres this is one of the few estate lots that will allow for horses. Short distance from Eagles Nest Winery, North Pavilion, Gym, and Sportsmans lodge. Take the McGuire gate out of Eagles Nest and you can be in Boone within 25 minutes. Enjoy mountain living at its finest in the fastest growing development in the high country.

1030 High Valley Overlook, Banner Elk

$459,000
3 Beds 2 Baths 246607 MLS
Buyer’s Financing Fell Through! Their Loss is Your Gain! Adorable Gingerbread Cottage in the desirable Mill Ridge Community! Professionally landscaped with easy to maintain perennials, this story-book like home with intricate trim, window boxes, and whimsical details is a joy to see! The main level is open concept living with a cozy rock fireplace and gas logs. Two large bedrooms, and laundry are also on the main floor. The kitchen has a gas convection range, nice appliances, granite counters and plenty of space for those who enjoy cooking! Large covered decks and nice outdoor grilling space with gas connection makes for easy entertaining. The lower level has its own access if desired, adding another layer of versatility. This space can be utilized as a separate living area, providing plenty of space for guests or even potential rental income. Ductless mini-split systems for efficient heating and cooling are in the main living spaces. An additional heated building provides more space and can be tailored to suit, whether it be a media room, game room, workshop, or a haven for hobbies. This multipurpose annex adds a layer of flexibility to the property, catering to a variety of lifestyle needs. A large, paved driveway provides ample parking and an easy transition to one level living on the upper floor, and a rare one-car garage further enhances the property's practicality. Another unique feature is the ownership of the lots across the street ensuring your tree-like surroundings. Community amenities include a pool, access to the Watauga River, tennis courts and greenways. Only 15 minutes to Boone, Sugar Mountain or Blowing Rock and near all the High County has to offer. This home would be excellent as a full time, 2nd home or vacation rental!

529 Laurel Ridge Road, Banner Elk

$825,000
3 Beds 4 Baths 246818 MLS
** Seller financing** Seller is offering seller financing with the following negotiable terms: no loan origination costs, no discount points, no prepayment penalty (refinance at any time), 3-5 year term, 6% interest only with minimum 20% down. | Updated 3BR|3.5BA Cedar Woods at Echota on the Ridge with mountain views and gorgeous finishes. This split-level condo is offered furnished and is ready for you to enjoy! The main level features updated lighting, granite countertops in the kitchen, half bath, new washer/dryer in the laundry room, fresh paint, and new gas logs with remote in the stacked stone gas fireplace. The primary suite is conveniently located on the main level and has secondary access to the upper deck and a sliding barn door to access the luxury bathroom. The primary bath has a double vanity in the separate dressing area, walk-in closet and a stunning bath area with freestanding soaking tub, tile flooring and surround and a luxury tile shower. Downstairs is a guest bedroom with an updated full bathroom along with access to the lower 2nd deck. Also, downstairs is an oversize guest bedroom, an additional full bathroom and spacious storage area. Both downstairs bedrooms have built-in electric fireplaces for ambiance and warmth. Experience the bliss of mountain living in this hassle-free community, granting you access to 2 clubhouses, indoor and outdoor pools, hot tubs, 2 fitness centers, a sprawling 25-acre river park, and serene fishing ponds. Owners have access to the new amenity center at The Summit at Echota which includes a spectacular outdoor pool and deck area, fitness facility and skybridge. Enjoy mountain life in this maintenance free community!

499 Indian Paintbrush Drive Unit RU-1, Banner Elk

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