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Sunset Inn

1.5 of 5 Hotel   |   5301 Equipment Drive, Charlotte, NC 28262 (Formerly Country Hearth Inn Charlotte) (Mineral Springs)
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Ranked #128 of 170 Hotels in Charlotte
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  • Location
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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Cincinnati. Ohio
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

I booked this hotel online to stay in Charlotte after the NASCAR race. The owner said he had just taken over the hotel that day. It is in bad shape - run down, old furniture falling apart, bed springs worn, tub in bad condition. There was a hair dryer, microwave, and small refrigerator, which some hotels evidently don't have. The... More 

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Charlotte
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

The desk agent act as if he was afraid to come all the way to the window to conduct business with me. As I scream louder he speaks softer.....so I guess just shove the money and wait for the key. The tubs are less to be desired...but overall its convenient and safe..and the towels are clean

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Cumming, Georgia
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29 reviews 29 reviews
18 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013

I find a coupon for them advertising a $30 rate plus tax. Place was fairly empty but appeared cleaner than listed in the other reviews. The clerk was nice and I checked in without any problems. The room was reasonably clean, no bad smells, everything worked, and I was not disturbed. It is a $30 hotel and you get what... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

I stay in high end hotels all the time. In fact, I refuse to stay in cheap places because its a given fact that all cheap places offer you a cheap rate for low quality products. Nothing wrong with that either. I needed to sleep for 3-4 hours and I did not feel the need to spend and arm and... More 

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Mobile, Alabama, USA
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2012

We made reservations here and when we got there the whole place was overgrown in weeds, the Olympic swimming pool - NOT. There was not even air conditioning in the Lobby, I walked in and said you have got to be kidding me and turned around walked out and went and found another motel. Called and told the place that... More 

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2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2011

Coupon book read, Largest Garden Hotel in NC, Olympic sized swimming pool. We arrived and although my gut said do not stay we decided to because it was storming and getting late. The manager on duty said he would give us a poolside room for no extra charge. We paid cash for the room and left to go get something... More 

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Columbia, South Carolina
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2011

When we pulled in to the hotel we noticed no landscaping had been done in about a year. We had gotten reservations online so we decided to stay anyway. The lobby smelled like body odor, they had a parrot running around on the front desk and they could barely speak english. The room was a total mess. The dirtiest, nasty... More 

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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2011

Another reason to distrust the internet when it comes to representing motels and their ammenities. "Largest garden hotel in the southeast" they boast. Wow. A garden full of dead roses and other flower varieties, grass at least a foot tall (which prevents guests from using the broken volleyball net and/or the couple of picnic tables that sit crocked behind the... More 

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Williamston, South Carolina
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2011

2 words...awful...nastiness. Bathroom door had been busted in and wasn't even repaired...wouldn't even shut all the way. Nothing looked even remotely clean. Spend a little more $ on another hotel perhaps and have a great stay somewhere else. This place needs demolishing.

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2011

The dirtiest nastiest place I have ever stayed. DO NOT STAY HERE. Dirty sheets, Hair on the shower walls, Hair on the towels, Towels smelled like they had not been washed, Mold all over bath room, Not safe, Very bad neighborhood, Smell in room was awful. Just disgusting!

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Address: 5301 Equipment Drive, Charlotte, NC 28262 (Formerly Country Hearth Inn Charlotte)
Location: United States > North Carolina > Charlotte > Mineral Springs
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Sunset Inn 1.5*
Number of rooms: 1
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Also Known As:
Country Hearth Hotel Charlotte

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