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Mars Hill area
Information center for Madison County. Located in Mars Hill on Main Street across from the Post Office.
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Hot Springs (0.03 mile)
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This is the place where the locals gather for talk and food. A varied menu and solid, good food is what you will always get at this restaurant. Loo...
Hot Springs (0.11 mile)
With a patio overlooking Spring Creek, this restaurant has the perfect setting in downtown Hot Springs. Casual atmosphere, great food, more than 50 crafts beers and all with a friendly staff.
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Hot Springs (0.02 mile)
Two chalets, each with hot tub on private deck. Each chalet sleeps four, AC, satellite TV, gas fireplace, full kitchen, laundry, large decks. Seclu...
Hot Springs (0.10 mile)
Studio apartment with two double beds, screened deck, TV and VCR, complete kitchen. One block from Main Street Hot Springs and the Appalachian Trail.
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Motel and apartment available. Pool on premises. Located in downtown Hot Springs.
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