We invite you to spend a relaxing weekend or week at Mitchell's Lodge & Cottages and take advantage of our great location in beautiful Highlands, NC. Our guests come back time and time again to take in the breath-taking scenery, excellent shopping and local attactions. 

Find out more about our cozy, quaint accommodations that are individually decorated and designed. Get ready to kick back, relax and enjoy your time with us. 

From our 4118 ft. elevation, we have been a part of Highlands, NC history since 1939 when were were known as Mitchell's Motel. 2014 marks our 75th Year and is a Highlands landmark. 

For three generations, the Mitchell family has been welcoming guests and has seen Highlands grow from a small mountain town to an exclusive resort which offers quaint shops and specialty boutiques, summer theatre, art galleries, chamber music, exquisite dining and many other cultural attractions.

From your first visit we know you will want to vacation here again. and again.

Discover the advantages of staying with us. We offer relaxed comfort, first-rate service and an ideal starting point for your vacation plans. Whether you seek a comfortable guestroom or a completely furnished vacation cabin, we have the perfect accommodations for you. 

We hope to see you soon! 

The Mitchell Family


Mitchell's Lodge & Cottages

264 Dillard Road

PO Box 1717

Highlands, NC 28741


Call us at:


800 522-9874




Or use our contact form.

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We are still in disbelief that it’s actually summer on the plateau!


60 degree days and 50s in the evening. We aren’t about to complain because it sure is


An easy way to spend the summer.




Highlands has lots of great things to do in July and August.




There are always plenty of trails to keep you busy during the daytime, along with shopping and in the evening, dine at any of our fabulous area restaurants.


But just in case we needed to remind you, there are also lots of other fun things to do.




Fly high above the treetops at Highlands Aerial Park, Zipline Canopy Tours! They have attractions for All ages. Visit their website www.highlandscanopytour.com




Work on your golf swing at Sky Valley Golf Club! For best rates let us make your tee time for you! Visit their websitewww.SkyValleyGolfClub.com




Test your fly fishing skills, or opt for a guided fly fishing tour with Turning Stones Fly Fishing. Let us make your reservations and be sure to check out their website. www.flyfishingwnc.com.






Highlands Performing Arts Center always has something exciting going on! Check out their website to see all their happenings. Visit their website www.highlandspack.orgor give them a call 1-828-526-9047




The Bascom Fine Arts Center has everything from workshops to open pottery studios, family art day and now FREE Family movie night featured on the big barn!! Bring a blanket and watch a great movie…Check out their website www.thebascom.orgfor details.




Highlands Playhouse July 24th-August 16this putting on a production of 9-5 based on the memorable 1980’s film!!! This one will be great fun!!! Highlands Playhouse also has a movie theatre showing current movies.  For show times and other listings visit their website www.highlandsplayhouse.org




Take a break from the heat and come visit us!!


We hope to see you soon.

Mitchell's Lodge & Cottages

Highlands Playhouse announces 21014 Season

Feb 4, 2014
Have you checked out the upcoming 2014 Highlands Playhouse Season yet?
Also, don't forget that they are showing movies every weekend on a giant 35' screen!
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