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Ridge Top Motel & Campground

390 Arlington Avenue, Bryson City, NC 28713
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Ridge Top Motel & Campground
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Ranked #7 of 9 Hotels in Bryson City
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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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 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The rooms are older but clean. The owners are really cool and friendly. If you are looking for a resort this is not it. If you are looking for a good value this is it. It makes a great launching pad for the surrounding activities. Unless you like walking up a half mile of hill you will have to drive... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

I would not recommend this hotel if you're a light sleeper. The walls a very thin. I could hear everything my neighbors were doing and saying even with TV on. The rates were good but the noise overrides the price. I wouldn't stay here again.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

We booked online for 2 nights. BIG MISTAKE! ! The room was clean. The bed was comfortable. But who can sleep when you can CLEARLY HEAR EVERYTHING in rooms on either side. There were dogs barking, people hanging out in front of the rooms smoking and talking loudly until midnight or later both nights! Definitely DO NOT RECOMMEND- unless you... More 

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Alcoa, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

You want amenities, art deco design, flat screen t.v.'s, etc. keep driving. You want a quiet place to stay with a comfortable bed for cheap, this is your place. Stayed here on a Cherokee weekend because everything was sold out. Glad I did. About a 10 minute easy drive to the casino. Try it out.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

We stayed here for the New Year for 2 nites n want to say we were very very pleased. The owners are the best, very friendly n helpful if u need anything. The room was clean n was really nice. Yes we would stay here again the price was super.

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Greenville, South Carolina, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

I really have no Complaints considering I only paid $55. The owners were nice and courteous. The room was out dated and old fashioned. But my shower was hot and the linens were clean. They have real metal keys to open the doors which had me laughing.

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Chuckey, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We stayed in the King Bed room and there was little room to move around as there was a lot of furniture in the room. Accommodations were great though and staff was both helpful in finding the falls nearby and delightful.

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Jacksonville, Florida
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

The hotel was well priced and not far from downtown Bryson City and the train depot. The room desperately needed updating and better ventilation -- it had a very strong smell of room deodorizer. There was a nice view of the mountains from the porch and the rooms were quiet.

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Clarkton, North Carolina
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

The location was great and the staff was courteous and helpful. The room was cramped and filled with older, bulky furniture. The bathroom was roomy, but did not have shelves or countertops to put your personal items on. There was also a high step up into the bathroom that I tripped on the first time I went to look in.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

My son and I spent one night at the Ridge Top motel. Main reason was price. It is 10 miles from Harrah's Casino and very easy to get to. The motel is old but it was clean and served our purpose good. I would stay there again.

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