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About Magnolia Estate

Book Your Wedding or Your Next Vacation in Absolute Paradise

Step back in time as you arrive at Magnolia Estate. A masterpiece of history and architecture, this stunning, historic home stands as a timeless testament to Hot Springs' rich heritage. In 1868, Colonel James Rumbaugh breathed life into this marvel, birthing a legacy that continues to captivate visitors to this day.


Immerse yourself in an enchanting world where every corner tells a story. The Magnolia House's original grandeur has been preserved with meticulous care, offering an experience that seamlessly blends the past with modern comfort. Seven bedrooms and six-and-a-half bathrooms await, each exuding its own unique charm and character.

Indulge in The Bliss of Simple Luxury

Our remarkable estate doesn't just offer lodging; we aim to envelop you in an oasis of tranquility. As you step onto our grounds, towering trees & meticulously manicured gardens greet you. Gaze upon the panoramic views of the mountains, an awe-inspiring backdrop that paints a different masterpiece with each sunrise and sunset.

Your experience extends beyond the walls of our different lodging options. This private, gated estate stretches across three acres of curated gardens, beckoning you to explore and discover the wonders of nature. A mere few-minute stroll down a beautiful, private, winding lane takes you over a charming red bridge and right into the heart of town.

aerial view of magnolia house
magnolia house bench and wine looking toward mountains

Experience Your Own Serene Oasis

Whether you're seeking solitude or a taste of the local culture, our estate offers the best of both worlds. Spend your mornings meditating amidst the serenity of the mountains, your afternoons wandering through the vibrant town, and your evenings enjoying the comfort of your own private retreat.


As the sun dips below the horizon, casting a warm glow over the mountains, the Magnolia House transforms into a hub of coziness. Gather in the spacious living areas, sip on a cup of tea by the fireplace, enjoy laughter, and spend valuable time with your loved ones. This is a place where memories are made, stories are shared, and connections are deepened.

Experience the Small Town Charm of the Appalachias

Our properties offer an array of comforts and amenities designed to ensure your stay is nothing short of extraordinary. From the moment you arrive, you'll be greeted by the natural beauty that surrounds you, with over 2 acres of lush gardens to explore.


As you contemplate your next getaway, we eagerly invite you to step into a world of tranquility and luxury at Magnolia Estate in Hot Springs, North Carolina. Nestled in the heart of the breathtaking Appalachian Mountains, our properties offer more than just a place to stay; they provide an unforgettable experience that you’ll remember forever.

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