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Willow Valley Resort

354 Baird's Creek Rd, Vilas, NC 28692
Willow Valley Resort
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Tampa, Florida
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178 reviews 178 reviews
73 hotel reviews
231 helpful votes 231 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

We booked this through RCI and after reviewing on Trip Advisor, I was really quite nervous to tell you the truth. However, we were committed and we made the trip. The purpose was to ski and enjoy the activities around the Boone, NC area. I think our unit could be summed up this way: like camping with heat, color TV... More 

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Chesapeake, Virginia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

We stayed in one of the timeshare condos that we booked through RCI. We arrived on November 1 in the midst of the first snow of the season. The roads were plowed and we had no trouble getting our car up the hill to our unit. We were on the first floor, but we still had around 10 wooden steps... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014 via mobile

Its silly how some people make their own decision to stay at places know ALL the good and bad but still pick the place then do nothing but talk bad about it. Willow valley is a great place to stay very beautiful it may not be completely up to date but thats what makes it different from the others. Really... More 

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44 reviews 44 reviews
10 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

nice location, best indoor pool i have ever seen. had a two bedroom,the rooms were clean, to a degree. grease on lights,outside door handle loose,safty lock on door gone,master bed was completely worn-out (we both woke-up with back aches. office would not replace mattress,Jane was very nice and did all she could even called manager who told her the mattress... More 

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2 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

There were dirty dishes in the cabinets had to start vacation by washing dishes (all of them) carpet was dirty pop corn around the couch , shower nasty , old dated and dirty furniature , musky smell. It did have a nice porch to sit on.

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Gloucester, Virginia
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

This was a last minute trip so we had little to choose from in way of exchanges in the area, but this seemed like an older, but okay place to stay with a good location of the places we wanted to visit. The only nice thing I can say is that the place was clean and had a good location.... More 

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Goldsboro, North Carolina
4 reviews 4 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We recently rented cabin 11 from a timeshare owner. This was by far the best vacation we have ever taken. The cabin was so cozy and very clean. The property owners were very pleasant and easy to get along with. The driving distance to area attractions was minimal and the sight seeing so beautiful. We even saw deer frolicking in... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

My comments relate to the 2 units we had in the area around the indoor pool. I cannot speak for the cabins up in the hillside which might be quite different and nicer. Neither of our units had a king bed despite room for them and the mattresses were horrible and pillows were not much better. Bring your own! Only... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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38 reviews 38 reviews
8 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

My husband and I stayed our anniversary week. We rented a 1 Bedroom Chalet (quadplex cabin). The Chalets overlook the 9 hole golf course. We were very happy with our room. There was a kitchenette, living room and dining area, 1 full bath and a bedroom. The sofa has a pull out bed. The kitchenette is stocked with dishes for... More 

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Franklin, North Carolina
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19 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

My wife and I booked a stay at Willow Valley for an anniversary (our 43rd) weekend. After checking out the reviews on TripAdvisor, I was a little concerned, but my concerns were unfounded. The resort is elderly, and some of the "shine" has worn off. But the place was clean, the kitchen well-stocked (except for a measuring cup!) and the... More 

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