From Asheville, NC
The Scenic Route
Scenic Route via Brevard, Cashiers on Highway 64 -
(Approximately 1.5-2 hours depending on traffic)
From Asheville take I 26 toward Greenville, get off at Airport Exit
At Exit take right turn onto 280 South, Pass airport on right
Continue on 280 South to Brevard
Continue to 64 West through Brevard
Follow 64 West through Cashiers to the second traffic light in Highlands.
The Highlands Inn is on the corner of 4th Street & Main at the second traffic light.
Faster Route from Asheville
(Approximately 1.5 hours)
Take I- 40 West to route 23/74 W towards Waynesville.
Take 23/74W to 23/441 towards Dillsboro, Sylva and Franklin
At Franklin stay on the by-pass
Look for Highlands exit 64E towards Highlands
Turn left and follow 64 East through the Cullasaja Gorge, a curvy but beautiful road through the mountains.
In Highlands go to second traffic light. Highlands Inn will be on left hand side of street.