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 […]
Dear Patrons, I wanted this message to be all about exploring the high country, the area I have grown to love and the places I believe are special, but it turns out I need to be patient and save those tidbits for another time. We are all experiencing the Coronavirus situation, and I wanted to […]
A micro-wedding in downtown Boone?! Yes, please.
We’ve got big news that we’re excited to share with ya’ll. Are you ready? After much consideration, we’ve decided that YES, we will be offering up our space at the Horton for micro-weddings! If you’ve ever dreamed about getting married in downtown Boone but just didn’t know where to do it, we’ve got you covered. […]
Holiday decorating tips: get festive the Horton way!
Decorating for the holidays can seem daunting. Either decorating is your thing or it isn’t. Perhaps you’ve already decked the halls in preparation for the season. Maybe you’re looking to add a few perfect finishing touches. Or maybe you’re a bit of a procrastinator (like me) and haven’t even started yet. It happens, right? Regardless, […]
Happy howlidays: here’s why you should book a dog friendly hotel room!
Naughty or nice? Even if Fido made the naughty list, don’t leave him behind. Let’s face it, our pups really are part of the family, and the holidays just aren’t the same without man’s best friend. Whether you’re planning on traveling to be with family, or planning a little getaway for yourself this holiday season, […]
A quick guide to holiday shopping in Boone & Blowing Rock
Looking for the perfect gift? Well, look no further. Downtown Boone and the neighboring village of Blowing Rock, NC have you covered. Both towns are full of unique boutiques offering special handpicked and even handmade items. You’re sure to find something for everyone if you head to the mountains to do some holiday shopping. In […]
Romantic pre-holiday getaway: 5 ways to make your trip extra special!
Thanksgiving is Thursday, and I just can’t believe it. It’s like time ceases to exist from Halloween through the end of year. It flies by so quickly! I love the holidays, but they can be a bit stressful sometimes. I’m a huge advocate of self-care, and what better way to slow down a bit and […]