Welcome to the historic Nu Wray Inn located in the heart of Burnsville, North Carolina. The Nu Wray Inn is a great place to getaway and relax while in the mountains of North Carolina. We also rent the entire inn for weddings and reunions. We offer a continental breakfast to our guests when renting it as an inn.


The Perfect Historic Alternative To Asheville And Burnsville, NC Hotels

The Nu Wray Inn is a great place for meetings with family, coworkers, or friends. It’s a great destination hub for your Western North Carolina adventures. History surrounds you from the moment that you enter this landmark house. The Nu Wray Inn has provided hospitality in its comfortable rooms for generations of travelers, including Thomas Wolfe, Elvis Presley, and Christopher Reeves. Relax on the front porch in a rocking chair or enjoy the gardens.

Ideal Western North Carolina Lodging

Conveniently located on the Burnsville Town Square, the Nu Wray Inn is located within walking distance of restaurants, shops, live theater, and many other activities. During your stay, enjoy nearby fishing, hiking, horseback riding, tubing, and swimming in the famous Toe and Cane Rivers. We’re close to Mount Mitchell and Penland School of Crafts. The famous Parkway Playhouse is only a mile from our front door.

For a scenic drive, take the Blue Ridge Parkway to Asheville for a day at The Biltmore House.

We’ll work to make your stay in our historic inn both memorable and pleasurable.