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Lloyds on the River Country Inn

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5370 Ela Road, Bryson City, NC 28713
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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 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Lawrence, Kansas
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71 reviews 71 reviews
10 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Don't be fooled by the prices. Reserve a room and go there! You can stay two nights for the price of other places. Rooms and baths are Clean. Go out the back door and spend time in a rocking chair listening to the river. Turn the TV off! No phones, who needs them? No breakfast, go to the Iron Skillet.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I actually live nearby in Cullowhee, but just needed to get away for a night/day while my landlord did some work. Can't believe that in 20 years of visiting this area, I'm just staying here! Beautiful, small room on the river. Very quiet. And the owner is wonderful to talk to and willing to help. Hope to sneak out here... More 

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Clemson, South Carolina
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We really enjoyed out stay. The rocking chairs out our sliding door, looking at the River, were just so peaceful. The room has been completely remodeled, you could tell. The room was decorated like a cabin, and I like that it is a family run place. We will go back.

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48 reviews 48 reviews
15 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

Positives: it is a cute place. It is clean and being right on the river was awesome and beautiful. Your right off the road but we heard absolutely no noise. Has flat screen, fridge & coffee maker in room. Small but still plenty of room. Negatives: Shower head leak. No heat in bathroom. Would stay again-definitely

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Mason, Ohio
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

We stayed for one night and the owner was really pleasant to talk to. The location is excellent, right next to the river, we could see it outside our window. The one thing stopping me from giving 5 stars is that the Wi-Fi was extremely slow. I would greatly recommend this hotel.

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Warrington, United Kingdom
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172 reviews 172 reviews
67 hotel reviews
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

This is a really refreshing change from all the corporate chains. Family owned and run, it's in a beautiful location. We arrived here quite late in the day after a long drive, including the Cherohala Skyway, and the welcome was friendly. Rooms were clean and comfortable, but the best thing about them was the lovely terrace overlooking the river....a real... More 

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Salisbury,N.C.
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23 reviews 23 reviews
7 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

We booked this room because we were riding The Great Smokey Mountain Railway. Check in was quick and efficient. It was very cozy and clean. Has a deck and picnic tables by the river . We had a great experience staying here and will stay again.

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Brunswick, Georgia, United States
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39 reviews 39 reviews
14 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

really enjoyed this non-corporate hotel on the river. no blow dryers, poor internet, a mix of old and new. i loved every bit of it. good location for wandering to and fro, as we were on our motorcycles. no breakfast, but Bryson is nearby and the Iron Skillet is awesome. if you want a old school place with biker friendly... More 

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Morganton, North Carolina, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

It was our first time to Bryson City, and while getting my hair done for a wedding the owner talked to my boyfriend & showed him where attractions were! Great clean, intimate place! We most certainly be back to visit!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

for everyone looking for brand new rooms u aren't going to find that here. I stayed because it has history on historic 441. And for all the happy families that stayed the through the years. this is for people with enough soul to want to stay in a place that isn't like the rest of the world. Im making reservations... More 

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