Blackberry Farm

1471 W Millers Cove Rd | Walland, TN 37886  [SEE MAP]Walland, TN  [SEE ADDRESS]
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Overview

The gourmet farm-to-table cuisine, friendly staff and abundance of activities win high praise from recent guests
There is a 19 percent service charge added to all purchases here

One of the most celebrated hotels in all of Tennessee, Blackberry Farm has mastered Southern hospitality and impresses couples, groups and families alike. A working farm, Blackberry earns plenty of praise for its fresh cuisine and expansive wine list at the on-site dining venues, The Barn and The Dogwood. Recent guests are also bowled over with the considerate front desk staff, and the renovated spa is a standout thanks to its relaxing treatments. Accommodations range from historic rooms to multi-bedroom houses. Book a spot in one of the Hill Cottages to be treated to some indoor-outdoor fireplaces and vaulted ceilings. And because Blackberry Farm is a member of the Relais & Châteaux brand, Club 5C members can enjoy free perks by choosing to bed down here. You'll find this hotel in Walland, Tennessee, within view of the majestic Smoky Mountains and about 200 miles east of Nashville and 30 miles south of Knoxville.

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Location
Walland, TN
Hotel Class
5.0-star
Property Type
All-inclusive hotel, 62 rooms
Primary View
Neighborhood, Mountain(s), Lake
Style
Traditional, Opulent, Historic
Best For
Couples, Groups, Families, Solo travelers

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Scorecard
  • 5.0Hotel Class
  • GREATCritic Rating

Rankings

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Other Awards

  • Fodor's Choice
  • Condé Nast Readers' Choice List
  • Travel + Leisure World's Best Awards
  • Forbes Travel Guide Four Star Awards

Condé Nast Traveler

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Tucked at the foot of the Great Smoky Mountains in eastern Tennessee, Blackberry Farm is a sweeping countryside enclave: Its 9,200 rolling acres of green are home to an on-site creamery, bakery, and charcuterie, not to mention 68 uniquely intimate suites.

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Rocking chairs are waiting for you to ease back with a favorite beverage, while fantastic meals in the dining room feature ingredients from the farm's gardens and animals, with dishes that give a nod to both Southern classics and innovative new preparations.

Forbes

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Those in the know commend its exquisite location, first-rate service and delicious food but there’s truly something for everyone at the Forbes Travel Guide Four-Star inn.

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About 25 minutes from Knoxville, Blackberry is like a south of the Mason-Dixon Line edition of a Currier & Ives print: ribbons of white fences, a pond stocked with catfish, and houses constructed from Tennessee fieldstone.

Other Awards

  • Fodor's Choice
  • Condé Nast Readers' Choice List
  • Travel + Leisure World's Best Awards
  • Forbes Travel Guide Four Star Awards

Guest Reviews

A hotel's guest rating is calculated using data provided under license by TripAdvisor. A total of 612 have reviewed the Blackberry Farm, giving it a rating of 4.5, on a scale of 1-5.

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TripAdvisor Travel Rating: TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 612 reviews 4.5 (based on 612 reviews)

Guest Rooms

Spread throughout the property, Blackberry Farm's luxury estate rooms, cottage suites, hill cottages and houses feature country-chic furnishings, antiques, luxe fabrics and elegant accessories. There are featherbed-topped mattresses, Frette bed linens and luxury bath products.
  • Flat-screen TVs
  • Porches and outdoor sitting areas throughout the property
  • There is a 19 percent service charge on all purchases at the farm
  • Guests must stay for a minimum of two nights

Standard room size297 square feet

  • Premium channels
  • Workspace/desk
  • Minifridge
  • Bathrobes/slippers
  • Minibar
  • Shower/tub combo
  • Separate shower
  • Separate tub
  • Internet
  • Wireless internet
  • Free internet
  • Fee for internet usage
  • Guest rooms with patios and balconies
  • Adjoining rooms available

Location & Parking

Nestled on 4,200 acres in the Smoky Mountains, Blackberry Farm is an upscale retreat in Walland, Tennessee, which is about 30 miles south of Knoxville. The working farm is a haven for foodies, with gourmet farm-to-table dining in The Barn, plus on-site gardeners, butchers, cheesemakers, jam-makers and beekeepers to treat guests to the fresh artisan foods. For outdoor enthusiasts, there’s a catfish pond, Orvis-endorsed fly-fishing, horseback riding, tennis and hiking, plus a variety of seasonal recreational activities. The hotel also offers sweeping views of the mountainous region.
  • Room rates include dining and some activities
  • Located 18 miles southwest of McGhee Tyson Airport
  • 24-hour valet parking (free)
  • 24-hour self-parking
  • Airport shuttle
  • Car service (with fee)

Within walking distance of:

  • Bus stop
  • Restaurants
  • Movie theater
  • Train station
  • Beach
  • Theater
  • Subway/metro stop
  • Grocery store
  • Shopping

Dining

Blackberry Farm’s The Barn dining room and The Dogwood restaurant offer a unique fusion of haute cuisine, regional favorites and top-notch wine (more than 160,000 bottles). Crafted from ingredients grown and raised on-site, the property’s renowned cuisine is referred to as “Foothills Cuisine.” There are a variety of on-site artisans, including chefs, gardeners, bakers, butchers, cheesemakers, chocolatiers and sommeliers, who work together to create gourmet foods served at the farm.
  • Meals included with room packages
  • Cooking school and culinary programs available
  • Boxed and picnic lunches
  • Children ages 10 and older allowed at The Barn; children of all ages are welcome at the more casual The Dogwood

Number of restaurants2

Cuisine TypesAmerican

  • Fine dining
  • Casual dining
  • Quick service cafe/coffee shop/marketplace
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service
  • 24-hour room service
  • free breakfast

Kids

The property offers a variety of family amenities, including Camp Blackberry. Designed for children ages 4 and older, the program offers gardening, wellness, culinary, arts and exploration activities. There are also family programs that include horseback riding, canoeing, geocaching and hiking.
  • Babysitting services available
  • Kids ages 4 and younger stay for free with their parents; children older than 4 incur a $250 nightly fee, which includes access to Camp Blackberry, as well as all meals and snacks
  • The Barn restaurant welcomes children ages 10 and older
  • Kids Club
  • Free Kids Club
  • Fee for Kids Club
  • Cribs
  • High Chairs

Fitness

The property has a fitness center that includes True Fitness cardio machines, plus strength-training equipment and free weights. A variety of outdoor recreation options are also available, including paved hiking and running paths, biking and kayaking.
  • Concierge can assist with outdoor recreational pursuits and planning
  • Culinary and agricultural programs
  • Wellness programs including yoga and fitness classes
  • Weight equipment
  • Cardio equipment
  • Yoga mats
  • Free fitness classes
  • Premium fitness classes (with fee)

Business

Blackberry Farm offers a handful of venues for meetings and group events. There are three meeting rooms, including a boardroom, plus the property can set up tented spaces. Featuring a rustic, country-chic setting, meeting spaces include coffee and tea stations, snacks and refreshments.
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi access
  • Team-building and group outings
  • Meeting rooms have audiovisual equipment

Number of meeting rooms4

  • Business center
  • Meeting rooms
  • Meeting and event planners available

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