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National Register-listed Historic Home built in 1926, sleeps 11.In town, sidewalks to Main Street and Frog Level Historic Districts
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Judge Frank Smathers House

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Judge Frank Smathers House

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14 guests7 bedrooms8 beds5.5 baths
14 guests
7 bedrooms
8 beds
5.5 baths
Great check-in experience
100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
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Sparkling clean
4 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.

Judge Frank's Elegant Comfort for Your Day, Week or Month Long Gathering
7 Bedroom 5.5 Bathrooms sleeps 14
National Register Listed Home And Local Landmark


Air conditioning
Cable TV
Indoor fireplace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed
Bedroom 3
1 double bed
Bedroom 4
1 double bed
Bedroom 5
1 single bed
Bedroom 6
1 king bed
Bedroom 7
1 double bed
Common spaces
4 couches

House Rules

No smoking
Check-in time is 3PM - 12AM (midnight) and check out out by 11AM


15 Reviews

Elizabeth User Profile
November 2018
My family thoroughly enjoyed spending Thanksgiving here. According to older family members it felt like we were back at my great-grandfather's house enjoying a family holiday. There were so many different places to gather as a group or go off to read on your own. I loved their …
Jillian User Profile
October 2018
This is a great place that is close to everything in Waynesville. There is so much space for big gatherings. It was great for housing my family for my wedding and for having pre and post wedding celebrations!
Kate User Profile
October 2018
Judge Frank’s house felt magical to me from the moment we turned into the drive and took in the view of the expansive and welcoming front porch, came around to the courtyard with the hammock and trellis and the hodge podge of windows, doors and cobblestone. Then I looked up on t…
Ginny User Profile
Response from Ginny:
Dear Kate, Your writing is beautiful and it makes me very happy your experience at Judge Frank's was as well. I do so appreciate your taking time to write the specific things that made Judge Frank's special for your group. How kind of you!
October 2018
Jp User Profile
November 2018
Amazing place and amazing host! Wonderful for a large group looking to see the Smokey Mountains NP!
Becky User Profile
September 2018
Great home for our group of 16 (including a young child and new baby) ! Nice walk to the quaint downtown Waynesville. The home has lots of sleeping space, living areas, front porch, deck and lots of additional outdoor space and parking. The kitchen was perfect for preparing meals…
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Response from Ginny:
Thank you for sharing what you liked about Judge Frank's House. We welcome you back anytime.
September 2018
Millie User Profile
July 2018
This historic home did not disappoint. The grandeur was as expected. There were actually eight bedrooms, so the space worked perfectly for our family of 9 plus dog. Great kitchen amenities and shopping was close by. Grill and outside seating were awesome. Much time was spent rock…
Ginny User Profile
Response from Ginny:
Millie, It was a pleasure having your family as guests. It cheers my heart to know that you made the most of your time spent at Judge Frank's. We would love to have you back again. Thank you!
July 2018
Barbara User Profile
May 2018
The place was fabulous. Enough space for everyone and bathrooms! The beds were comfortable, the hammock was a great place to nap and sitting on the front porch was so relaxing. We walked up to Waynesville which is the most adorable town! The local economy got a major boost the da…
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Response from Ginny:
Fabulous! Thank you Barb for booking the lovely and restorative Judge Frank's. It takes a few days to appreciate all of its different spaces and how wonderful they are in different kinds of weather. I see the rainy weather made you no less cheery.
May 2018

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Waynesville, North Carolina, United StatesJoined in January 2014
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84 Reviews
Ginny is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Meet the proprietor: Ginny Boyer was born among North Carolina gentility and Connecticut rascals so she gets along with just about everyone which is why she loves welcoming guests to her beloved properties.
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