In Cabin Massage

Barkwells is pleased to offer in cabin massage therapy with Asheville certified licensed massage therapists.

Massage Therapy is a great help in quieting the mind, improving concentration and bringing about a general sense of well-being. It also offers terrific physical benefits by stimulating the bodies own healing processes. Massage therapy relaxes the nervous system and reduces tension in tight muscles while increasing blood and lymph circulation.


Mills River Experience

Liz and Jason Ference (husband and wife team), certified and licensed massage therapists with 20+ years of combined experience, offer deep tissue, Reiki and traditional, relaxing Swedish-style massages. They bring their professional expertise right to you. We can coordinate your massage appointment and preferences with Liz and Jason or you may contact them directly at 828-298-8494.


Pisgah Forest Experience

Chadwick Robinson, certified and licensed massage therapist, moved to Asheville after spending 14 years in Las Vegas. He, his wife of twelve years, his daughter and 2 cats moved back East to be closer to family. In 2007, Chadwick chose to go to massage school because he wanted to learn how to take care of his own aches and pains while helping others do the same. “It’s a great feeling when you know you’ve made somebody’s life more comfortable” We can coordinate your massage appointment and preferences with Chadwick or you may contact him directly at


Offsite Experience

Lynn Heikes, certified and licensed massage therapist, has offered bodywork full-time for over 9 years (last 2 years full-time in Asheville) working on hundreds of people. Through experiences & feedback from her clients, she has crafted sessions that focus on creating a multi-layered effect within the nervous system, muscles, and energy flow (Mind, Body, Spirit); Profound work having long-lasting effects. We can coordinate your massage appointment and preferences with Lynn or you may contact her directly at 828-490-1577 or