The Horton Hotel Holiday Gift Guide

When December rolls around, a sense of excitement always seems to fill the air. It could be due to the holiday decorations being perfectly placed on the light posts lining your hometown streets, the Christmas commercials that begin crossing your television screen, or gathering your family to go pick out the “perfect’ Christmas tree. There […]

Boone and The Horton by Deedee Knows

Traveler, blogger, trend-setter, adventurer: Deedee explores Boone and The Horton Guest blogger: Deedee says… If you’re a North Carolinian, you know about the High Country. At the heart of the High Country is a little mountain town called Boone. I guess you could say Boone, NC has a piece of my heart. I grew up […]

Bachelorette Party in Boone, NC

Your best girl is getting hitched and is dreaming of the perfect getaway for her and all of her best friends to celebrate. Wondering where to visit? Boone is the gem of all college towns. It is set in the heart of Appalachia, where most come for the fresh air and mountain views only to […]

Pet Travel during COVID-19

Many have been cooped up at home with their pets more than ever during these times of quarantine and social distancing. Pups and people alike are longing for a little change of scenery. Therefore, pup owners are on the search for safe and friendly accommodations. COVID-19 affects pet-friendly travel arrangements in many ways. Most of […]

Road Trips are a big hit following COVID-19

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Hospitality Industry says Road Trips are on the Rise Tourism and hospitality experts expect travelers to take to the road to get where they want to go, as restrictions are slowly lifting throughout the nation. Avoiding airlines and airports will likely be a priority for many travelers. Many will be in a cautious state of […]

Hotels Enhance Clean & Safe Practices Amid COVID-19: Learn from the Industry

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Globally, Hotels are Adopting New Ways to be Clean & Safe during COVID-19 In response to the coronavirus pandemic, hotels around the world are developing brand new cleaning protocols and adjusting their services to reassure guests. Yet, there is still a desire to offer a setting that is comfortable and inviting. The balance between sanitized […]

Downsize Weddings and Private Events: Trending

I know many people are scrambling to rethink and re-plan their special occasions and weddings due to the coronavirus crisis. There is a new need for more budget-friendly smaller gatherings. Don’t stress…the key to simplifying this whole re-planning process is finding a venue that will assist you with most or all of your details. Smaller […]

Might be Rethinking your Wedding because of Coronavirus

With the recent pandemic continuing to alter each section of our economy and forcing many people around the world to change their daily lives, many are also making new decisions about upcoming big events, including weddings. The Horton Hotel had just unveiled their brand new Micro-Wedding and Elopement offerings just weeks prior to the hit […]

Social Distancing while Supporting Small Business

What a few weeks it has been…the Coronavirus outbreak has had a trickle down affect that none of us were prepared for. Social distancing is proving to be tough for many. Small businesses across the nation are suffering in unimaginable ways, and we are trying to keep our spirits up despite the upsets we are […]

COVID-19 Travel Advisory

We are making every effort possible to keep our guests informed during these unforeseen circumstances related to coronavirus (COVID-19). Our highest priority is the wellbeing of our guests, our community, and our staff. Our hotel, lobby lounge, and rooftop bar are currently accessible and open for visitors. Our hotel is open everyday. Our lobby lounge […]