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Two Rivers Lodge

5280 Ela Road, Bryson City, NC 28713
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Two Rivers Lodge
Ranked #1 of 10 hotels in Bryson City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The beautiful setting surrounding the Two Rivers Lodge, where the Oconaluftee and Tuskaseegee Rivers join, coupled with clean, comfortable, homey accommodations and genuine "At Home" hospitality provided by the lovely couple, Kathy and Blaine Shobe, is best described "like a pearl." If this memorable experience and remarkable location were an oyster than the Shobe's Two Rivers Lodge is the oyster's... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Two Rivers Lodge is a hidden gem located between Bryson City and Cherokee, North Carolina on the banks of the Oconaluftee and Tuckasegee rivers. The owners purchased the lodge about seven years ago and have been pouring the hearts and lives into restoring this historic hotel. It is ideal for those rafting the Nantahala river, motorcyclists, and families with... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I would highly recommend this place. Great location, great price, and great owners. It's a little dated but that's the beauty of it. The owner gave us an ems discount for my husband being a medic and even had a crib for our little one. Will return here

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

6 motorcycles 10 people family and friends went down on July 4-6, 2014. We had a blast. Unbeatable service. We felt like family here. Just a great place to lay your head down. They have improved there camp fire area with a metal shelter right by the river with picnic tables and seings. Well be coming back here as often... More

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Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Freedom Riders Motorcycle Association of Northern Ontario decided to visit the awesome motorcycle roads in the Smoky Mountains for our annual trip. Tapped to be the guide because I was familiar with the area, I picked Two Rivers Lodge as our base for the four nights we would be in the area. I could not have made a better... More

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Chesapeake, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I brought a group to this great little motel. We were treated like family. Clean rooms and friendly owners. My group enjoyed the fire circle down by the river and interacting with other guests. Blain and Kathy and the kids always willing to make sure all needs are met.

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Summerfield, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Two Rivers Lodge is a wonderful rustic little family owned lodge half way between Bryson city NC and Cherokee. It is not the hilton or a upscale luxurious hotel. If that is what you are looking for don't stay here YOU WON'T FIT IN. It is a great place to stay. Blain and Kathy will bend over backwards to do... More

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Gadsden, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Well another great trip to Two Rivers, my club brothers and myself have found our home away from home. As long as Blain and Kathy will have us we will not stay anywhere else, unless they are booked up. I guess that's the only down fall of finding such as great place to stay with such great hosts is you... More

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Kernersville, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

I have to say this is one of the "BEST TRIPS" my wife and I have been on. Owners Blain and Kathy are the best host you could ever want. From our check in to our check out we had something to do at all times. This was a NC State Moose Rider function and ride that came without a... More

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TwoRiversLodgenc, Owner at Two Rivers Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for the good words Charlie. My wife Kathy really made the day with all her hard work preparing the cookout and even drove over to Cherokee cycles in Andrews for the brake parts for your bike while we were riding. She deserves the credit for allowing me to do what I do. More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

NC Moose Riders made a trip to the mountains and this place was ideal! Such a nice setting with the river in the back and a very nice covered area by the river with swings, picnic tables and fire pit. Owner was very accomadating for our group and let us on a big ride through mountains. Definitly would stay here... More

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TwoRiversLodgenc, Owner at Two Rivers Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for the boost Joe. This was a great weekend with the moose. More

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Address: 5280 Ela Road, Bryson City, NC 28713
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Location: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Smoky Mountains > Bryson City
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Swimming Pool
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Two Rivers Lodge is a nostalgic Mom and Pop motel all ground level with cable, Wi/Fi, A/C, fridge, coffee, microwave and, toaster oven in every room. We have plenty of parking for trucks and trailers and are central to all the best roads in the Smokies as well as fishing, hiking, rafting and, kayaking. With plenty of space and a riverside park with bonfire pit we have something for everybody. ... more   less 
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