The Beech Mountain Inns, the Beech Alpen Inn and our Top of the Beech Skilodge are located on top of Beech Mountain North Carolina. It is better at the top! In winter the clear skies, the snow, the views, the Alpen Restaurant & Bar, Bullwinkels Pizzeria and Sportscafe, the walking distance to the ski slopes and an old fashioned general store make the mountain life better at the top. In summer you can escape the smoldering heat of the valleys and breath the fresh mountain air around 72 degrees. In fall the colorful leaf season is absolutely breathtaking. If you come from the flats and you crave a true mountain getaway, the Beech Alpen Inn is the perfect place for you and your family.The new owners have restored the hotel and made it the coziest place in the high country with modern features like AC and wireless Internet. The Beech Alpen Inn is famous for great Mountain Weddings, private parties, and a family-friendly lodging atmosphere sure to make your vacation a memorable experience. In the Winter experience the South's number one ski destination Ski Beech. The slopes are in walking distance and the Beech Mountain Resort operates a free shuttle service to the Ski Village, which is less than a mile away. With your Room Rental you can include a ski package with savings also on ski tickets.