General Information

Well of Mercy consists of two six-bedroom guest houses and two one-bedroom cottages located within close proximity to the Well House (main house). Each guesthouse has a small kitchen, dining and sitting area along with a private screened porch overlooking the woods and creek. The guesthouses join the main house by way of a spacious covered porch, dotted with rocking chairs and swings. Take a virtual tour.

Each private guest room is comfortably appointed with its own bath and reclinable rocker. Linens and blankets are provided. A room for those who are physically challenged is available upon request.

Well of Mercy is a SMOKE FREE facility. Please NO PETS.

Operating Hours

Well of Mercy is open for guests with reservations from 1:00 p.m. Wednesday until 11:30 a.m. Sunday. Please call our office at 704-539-5449 from 10:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m. Wednesday – Saturday for information or to make reservations.

Day Guests/Visitors

Well of Mercy welcomes individuals for overnight stays and for day visits. All day guests and visitors must call in advance to schedule a visit.

Check in

Guests may check in on Wed between 1:00-5:00 p.m. and Thu – Sat between 10:00-11:30 a.m. or ‚Äč1:00-5:00 p.m.

Check out

Guests are requested to vacate their room by 11:30 a.m. on the day of departure. Sunday check out and departure is 11:30 a.m.


Meals are a highlight at Well of Mercy! Lovingly prepared, nutritionally balanced meals are an important part of the WELL experience and are typically shared in community at the Well House.

Well of Mercy is unable to provide for special dietary needs. If you have special needs, please bring supplements. A refrigerator is located in each guest house and cottage. Salads and fruit are available at every meal.

Individuals who are practicing silent retreat or those who prefer to take their meals “to go” are welcome to do so.

Meal Schedule

Lunch is served at noon and supper at 5:30 pm.

Suggested Nightly & Ongoing Donations

The suggested donation for an overnight stay is $90/night for a private room and $125 for a cottage (single occupancy); for a day guest the suggested donation is $30. Established as a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization in 1997, Well of Mercy depends 100% on the generosity of guests and friends. You can also help keep this much needed and thriving ministry alive by making a tax-deductible donation to Well of Mercy.

If you have a matching gift program at your place of employment, please DOUBLE your contribution through the use of that resource.

We rely on your generosity and assure you of our careful stewardship of the financial resources you entrust to the ministry.