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The Clarketon Motel

1527 Soco Road, Maggie Valley, NC 28751
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Ranked #6 of 25 hotels in Maggie Valley
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4 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
Melinda M Jefferson, Georgia
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Jefferson, Georgia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Staff were very friendly and helpful. Housekeeping was great and eager to please. Pool was kept Crystal clear, only draw back was it had no kiddie pool, the pool depth went from 4' to 7'. Fire ring was huge and tons of fun for roasting. Rocking chairs on each porch and a huge hammock at the picnic table. Most of... More

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Louisburg, North Carolina
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband and I stayed here last Fall and were treated like friends from the very beginning. Yes, this is an older Motel as are most of the ones in Maggie Valley but that just added to our trip. The room was exceptionally clean and there was coffee made in the office which is always a plus for me!! I... More

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Painesville, Ohio
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I had the Clarketon recommended to us by some friends when we told them we were going to the Smokey Mts on a motorcycle trip. All we wanted in a place to stay was that it be clean and air conditioned because we do not take a vacation to sit in the motel. When we arrived we... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is not the Hilton! But, let me assure you, you will never find nicer owners who will bend over backwards to make your stay as comfortable as possible. We've stayed twice on motorcycle trips and would rather stay here than a high end hotel, the owners care about their customers. We went on a ride with Phillip and hung... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in August of last year and had several rooms and many family members with us and everyone had a very enjoyable stay. The kids enjoyed the pool and play ground and we enjoyed the fire pit. We just booked our rooms for July of this year and can't wait. We just love this motel and how personable the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

Was at the Clarketon this weekend for a motorcycle club event that had gotten off to a rocky start but upon arriving at the motel we found a quaint little hotel that opened up it's arms for us. Owner Phillip and his family made us feel as if we were staying with friends rather than at a motel. The room... More

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Princeton, North Carolina
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

Clean rooms and great customer service. I don't want to pay for "extras" that I find useless on a motorcycle trip. My group stayed 3 nites and we all agreed that we will be going back! The owner rides too and took us on a tour of the local back roads and we had a blast! The Tail of the... More

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Greer, South Carolina
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

Love this place! So enjoyed our stay at the Clarketon! Rooms were clean and comfortable. Management and staff are helpful and kind they really go out of their way to accommodate you. Clarketon is a small older facility with TLC. Made reservations to come back before we left. Looking forward to our next stay in May!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

I am going to write my review for a second time because my original one has been removed. My husband and I were baffled that The Clarketon managed such a good rating on trip advisor but it seems they just have the poor ones deleted? There is absolutely nothing impressive about their rooms aside from the fact that they are... More

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ClarketonMotel, Manager at The Clarketon Motel, responded to this review

We apologize to jennamarie51 for such an awful experience. We do not have the authority to remove a review on trip advisor. We do not provide the most modern conveniences and do not claim to do so. We are an older mom and pop facility and we do try to make every effort to accommodate our customers. Our reviews are... More

Lakeland, Florida
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013 via mobile

We paid $77 per night for two nights. This motel should be in the $40 to $50 range and only because of location. The room was very clean and had been remodeled. This is an old 50's / 60's motel. We selected this property over several others because of the Reviews. I believe the online reviews overstate this motel. Please... More

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Address: 1527 Soco Road, Maggie Valley, NC 28751
Location: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Smoky Mountains > Maggie Valley
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