We are closed for the season! We will re-open April 23rd, 2020. Our office hours are Monday through Friday 9am - 1 pm. We thank all of our guests and patrons for their continued business. Don’t forget to stay tuned to our facebook page for exciting updates throughout the winter. We look forward to seeing you in the spring!


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The Balsam Cottage

  • Weekday $219
  • Weekend $239
  • Peak & Holiday Weekends $299

Balsam was once the manager's cottage for the original 1910 Switzerland Inn. A bark covered cottage, Balsam rental cottage is a great choice for a spacious and private getaway vacation. Separate living area, 2 bedrooms, 2 baths, 4 double beds, gas fireplace and front porch with rocking chairs make the Balsam Cottage ideal for a peaceful family retreat.


  • Bark Covered Cottage with Gas Log Fireplace
  • 2 Bedrooms with Four Full Sized Beds
  • Front Porch with Rocking Chairs
  • Two Full Baths
  • Separate Living Area
  • Flat Screen TV with Digital Cable
  • Mini-fridge
  • Coffee Station with Gourmet Coffee
  • Convertible Sofa
  • Desk
  • iPod Docking Station/Alarm Clock
  • Telephone
  • Hairdryer
  • Toiletries supplied by Natura
  • Engraved Switzerland Inn Glasses and Mugs
  • Iron and Ironing Board
  • Use of all Hotel Features and Services