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Alpen Acres Motel

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   Highway 321, Blowing Rock, NC
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Ranked #5 of 15 Hotels in Blowing Rock
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
Donna B Moncure, North Carolina, United States
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Moncure, North Carolina, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Love this quaint place. Motel is very clean. They also have cabins available. Close to everything in Boone & Blowing Rock. Very friendly management. Pat was so pleasant & very helpful. Not my first visit, not my last. rooms have been update since my first visit. Like the improvements. Quiet. Nice playground for the kids. Good prices. No need to... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After travelling the USA for the last 2.5 weeks this is by far our worst lodging both in terms of value and quality. In need of updating, shower fine if you are 4ft tall. Offers breakfast but don't be fooled it is donuts, granola bars and porridge but no hot water or microwave. If you are wanting to have the... More

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This Motel is close to everything! The Blue Ridge Parkway is located less than a mile from Alpen Acres. The Parkway offers beautiful views, a scenic drive, and for those more adventurous unlimited hiking trails. Alpen Acres is very peaceful and set just about 5 miles outside of Boone, NC. In Boone you can find restaurants, shops, and even a... More

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Local, friendly proprietors. Very friendly. Close to Boone & downtown Blowing Rock. Thoroughly enjoyed. VERY Clean. Great heated pool for all plus outside amenities in back. Check out Southern Comforts restaurant - Very good & priced right & Speckled Trout Cafe, they know how to cook seafood - Great food. Enjoy!!! Don't forget the ice cream shop Kilwin's on main... More

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Rockville, Maryland
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37 reviews 37 reviews
14 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

We found the hotel to be a bit dated - old carpet, linens, decor, etc., but clean and quiet. It had a mini-fridge for our leftover BBQ from Woodlands BBQ (I highly recommend it - in Blowing Rock), and had a coffeemaker and coffee for the early mornings. Located about 5 minutes away from downtown Blowing Rock, it is positioned... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Our first time to the Blowing Rock and Boone area, and we were pleasantly surprised. The motel is located in the middle of both towns, a mile away from the blue ridge pkwy and about 2 miles from Tweesie Railroad attraction. So the location was great. I believe the business is family owned so there were some nice touches like:... More

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Hessel, Michigan
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 via mobile

Convenient location to Blowing Rock and Boone. Many other travel destinations from this area as well. Pat was very friendly and helpful made our stay very pleasant. Rooms are spacious and equipped with all we needed. A wonderful weekend get-a-way.

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North Carolina
12 reviews 12 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

This is a great motel for families. Very quiet and clean. We stayed in the room with 2 double beds and a futon. The room itself was really big! My kids loved the pool too. The location is great right between Boone and Blowing rock--you're not far from restaurants and shopping. The mattresses were too firm for my liking but... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

My family had a great time when we stayed at the Alpen Acres Motel. First off, the room was clean, smelled good, and was located in a great spot between Boone and Blowing Rock, NC. The heated pool was clean with floatables abound for the children to use. Nice playground too if you have small children. Pat was extremely friendly... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014 via mobile

Clean, comfortable rooms and facilities. Great location for exploring Boone, Blowing Rock, and the Blue Ridge Parkway. Would highly recommend to anyone visiting Tweetsie Railroad, the Blue Ridge Pkwy, or Boone.

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Address: Highway 321, Blowing Rock, NC
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Location: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Smoky Mountains > Blowing Rock
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Alpen Acres Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 20
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