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BEST WESTERN PLUS River Escape Inn & Suites

3.5 of 5 248 WBI Drive, Dillsboro, NC 28725
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 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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Lanett, Alabama
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55 reviews 55 reviews
14 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We spent one night at this lovely hotel for a trip to ride the Polar Express in nearby Bryson City. I admit the draw for me was the gorgeous riverside location. It lived up to it's hype! The sound of the water rushing over the rocks was so soothing. My two grandsons were fascinated by it. The 2nd draw was... More 

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Cape Girardeau, Missouri
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25 reviews 25 reviews
10 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have stayed here several times and always enjoyed my stay. Beautiful setting with river behind motel. In cool weather you can leave your balcony door open and listen to the water rippling out the back of the motel. Some common areas and rooms are showing signs of wear but still a nice place. There are couple of great restaurants... More 

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South Carolina, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of the nicest hotels we have stayed in for a very long time. The staff were incredible. Our room was clean, as was the rest of the hotel. This location has an indoor pool. The pool area was very clean .We will definitely stay here again.

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ANGIER
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely setting with the river behind and train tracks in front! But wait- that train runs 2-5 times a day- Its the great smokey's Railroad. (There is a chain link gate, locked across the train tracks at other times so no early morning noises) What a wonderful ride from Bryson City to Dillsboro, and the BW has a model of... More 

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Fuquay Varina, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Staff was excellent and attentive. The room was very clean. The beds were very comfortable. The breakfast had lots of choices and the food was excellent. Indoor pool was clean and well maintained. We stayed on the river side and loved the view.

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Smyrna, GA
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76 reviews 76 reviews
14 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed in rooms 208 and 209. One king suite and one queen suite. The king faced the river. Amazing view. The river is just below the balcony. The breakfast has a very good selection. Hillsboro is small town with not a whole lot going in the winter, but just minutes away is the casino and the Smokies. Highly recommend this... More 

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charlotte, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this hotel was a bit of a surprise, tucked back beside some defunct rr tracks BUT right on a river. it was so nice to open the window at night and hear the rushing of the water. I wish we would have had time to explore it. The hotel looks out over it from the backside. There is also a... More 

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Moneta, Virginia
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46 reviews 46 reviews
15 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel is located ¼ mile off the main road in the small town of Dillsboro, situated right on the river. Breakfast with a view of the river. included a variety of food for all tastes oatmeal, yogurt, bagels and fruit as well as sausage/bacon,,eggs, pancakes, biscuits & gravy. The room and bathroom were of ample size. There was a... More 

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Charlotte, NC
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a very spacious room with very comfortable beds along with a balcony overlooking a large stream. Everyone in the staff was extremely pleasant and professional. Breakfast in the morning was more than I expected - ie MEAT! Overall, I would stay again and recommend this location to anyone.

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Sandusky, Ohio
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is our second stay here. Had river view both times. Had a jet tub the second time, but didn't use it, probably would not take that option again. Very enjoyable stay both times. Will stay here again when back in the area.

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Address: 248 WBI Drive, Dillsboro, NC 28725
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Location: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Smoky Mountains > Jackson County > Dillsboro
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS River Escape Inn & Suites 3.5*
Number of rooms: 65
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Also Known As:
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