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Continental Divide Cottages


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About Us

If you’re looking for a memorable Western NC mountain getaway, we’re sure that you’ll find what fits your needs when you choose to stay at Continental Divide Cottages.

We offer cottages near Banner Elk as well as many other major attractions. We have something to fit every taste and occasion. Whether you’re looking for that perfect spot for a family reunion, honeymoon or business retreat, Golfing, we’re confident you’ll love the choices we have for you. All of our cottages are fully furnished, with well-appointed kitchens, gas grills, decks with views, some with fireplaces, Cable TV, Wifi, all the comforts of home. Renting one of our cottages also includes full access to Linville Land Harbor and Mountain Glen Golf Course.

Our cottages are conveniently located in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains, on the Eastern Continental Divide, near the South’s highest summits – Sugar Mountain, Beech Mountain, and Appalachian Ski Mountain and Mountain Glen Golf Course, Linville Falls & Linville Caverns.
The Continental Divide Cottages are owned by the Cartner Family. The Cartner family began with a deep investment of time and work in the Appalachian Mountains with the Cartner Christmas Tree Farm. The farm is family owned and operated in the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina. The family has been growing high-quality Fraser fir Christmas trees since 1959.

No matter what time of year you’re interested in visiting, you’re sure to find something fun to do. We look forward to serving your vacation needs in our delightful mountain cottages!


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Travel Guide

Explore the Extraordinary

Home of the Annual Woolly Worm Festival
and the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains.

Visitor, Relocation and Business Guide