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2.0 of 5 Motel   |   232 R. Phillips Rd, Waynesville, NC 28786 (Formerly Rodeway Inn)
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Ranked #5 of 8 Hotels in Waynesville
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Hickory, North Carolina
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

My wife and I stayed here over the weekend. It was the cheapest hotel in the area so we were hoping it would be decent. It was not. The room wasn't bad for $50 / night, but there are several things to point out. The website states that rooms have a fridge, it did not. They accept pets and the... More 

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Waynesville, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

The rooms are clean and very comfortable and the staff and front desk personnel are helpful, kind and cater to their guests! The rooms may not be the fanciest, but the beds are very comfortable and the grounds as well as rooms are clean. The rooms all have private balconies as well and the views are beautiful. Very central to... More 

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Charleston, South Carolina
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

We did not make advance reservations to see the fall leaves colors in NC. What a huge mistake! Everywhere we called was booked. We called every hotel in a 50 mile radius. Relax Inn in Waynesville was a little hard to find on the internet because they have recently changed franchises apparently, but we found them. The manager (or possibly... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Renovated and great view. Will come back on my next visit. I am very happy with the recent updates and it's close to Main St. Sagebrush Steakhouse was also very good for dining close to our hotel. The staff was very friendly.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

My wife and stayed at the Relax Inn and had a pleasant time. It's not fancy but it is clean, reasonably maintained and the proprietor was genuinely helpful. Unfortunately, his extended family does not speak fluent English and not all is as it seems when you think that they understand that you plans have changed and you are leaving one... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Located high on the mountain it is nice to sit on the porch and rock. Front desk night staff not very friendly. Rooms are fair. Pool was open but needed to be cleaned lots of spiders and bugs in the water. Only two bath towels on room had to go to front desk to get more.

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Baltimore, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

We chose to stay here for one night after a full day of driving. The hotel was conveniently located on top of the hill. I was fortunate enough to meet the owner and he explained to me that this property was previously rundown by the previous owner and that he had put in a lot of time and money into... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

I had a friend coming in to town for a visit and we tried Super 8 first but they didn't have a big enough room available. So we took them to Rodeway Inn. They got a room but ended up leaving within a half-hour with a full refund. They asked for non-smoking but the room smelled of smoke; was extremely... More 

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Renton, Washington, USA
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

We were driving from Tenessee to Atlanta and were growing weary from the drive, so we began seeking a place to rest around 10 PM. The Rodeway Inn has an awesome location and looks like a remote beacon on the hill along the freeway. We u-turned at the next exit to return back to it because it looked so stately.... More 

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Address: 232 R. Phillips Rd, Waynesville, NC 28786 (Formerly Rodeway Inn)
Location: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Smoky Mountains > Waynesville
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Relax Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 40
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Also Known As:
Days Inn Waynesville
Waynesville Days Inn

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