The Swag

2300 Swag Road
Waynesville, NC 28785

Phone: (828) 926-0430
Toll Free: (800) 789-7672
Fax: (828) 926-2036
stay@theswag.com

Distance to Swag

From Hours
Knoxville, TN 2
Cincinnati, OH 5.5
Montgomery, AL 7.5
Atlanta, GA 3.5
Raleigh, NC 5
New York, NY 13

Note: Please do not use a GPS system to find us! Some GPS systems send you on an obscure 4×4 road of rough terrain. Instead, please use the directions below.

From Asheville or Knoxville (via I-40)
  • Take Exit #20 onto US-276 South
  • Go 3 miles and turn right onto Grindstone Rd.
  • Go 1.1 miles and turn right onto Hemphill Rd.
  • Continue up Hemphill, following Swag signs approximately 3 miles.
  • Turn left onto Swag Road and at the gate follow the instructions to announce the name of your reservation and enter.
  • Then continue up The Swag driveway 2.5 miles until you reach The Swag.
From Atlanta
  • Take I-85 North to I-985 North, I-985 will become US-23 North.
  • Continue on US-23 North to Waynesville, take Exit #102B onto US-276 North.
  • Go 1.5 miles and turn left onto US-19 South/US-276 North.
  • Go 2.3 miles and merge right onto Jonathan Creek Rd./US-276 North.
  • Go 2.3 miles and turn left onto Hemphill Rd.
  • Follow Hemphill Rd. to the top of the mountain (approximately 4 miles). You will go over a one lane bridge.
  • Turn left onto Swag Road and at the gate follow the instructions to announce the name of your reservation and enter.
  • Then continue up The Swag driveway 2.2 miles until you reach The Swag.

To orient yourself, view the map above indicating The Swag’s location in relationship to North Carolina & Tennessee.