"Our stay here was purely by chance. Just in town for NewtonFest. We were able to stay in the beautiful house and room. We hope to return next year with our wives."
-- Robin & David Wells, Bat Cave, NC

Local attractions:
Resting in Newton, the county seat of Catawba County, the Trott House gives guests a chance to enjoy such local attractions as the Blue Ridge Parkway, the fabulous furniture market in nearby Hickory, and skiing only one hour away in the bordering mountains.

Some other area attractions:
  • Hickory Furniture Mart has over 100 retailers with every imaginable kind of furniture. www.hickoryfurnituremart.com
  • Hickory Antiques Mall with over 15,000 sq ft of beautiful antiques and collectible Barbies
  • Ranked as "America's most scenic drive" by leading travel writers, the Blue Ridge Parkway encompasses 470 miles of awesome beauty.
  • Climb the rock or ride the 26-story elevator and enjoy the 75-mile view beyond the mountain at Chimney Rock Park. www.chimneyrockpark.com
  • See breathtaking views from the Mile High Swinging Bridge on Grandfather Mountain. www.grandfathermountain.com
  • The Village of Blowing Rock, atop the Eastern Continental Divide and accessible by the Blue Ridge Parkway, sits at an elevation of 4,000 feet.


After a busy day, come back to the Inn and pamper yourself with an afternoon snack, where you can meet fellow guests, chat with your hosts, or just relax in the pleasant luxury of the two sitting rooms.