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Southern Lodge

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   3616 St. Matthews Road, Highway 601 at I26, Orangeburg, SC 29118-8214
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Ranked #1 of 17 hotels in Orangeburg
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Richard S Atlantic Beach, North Carolina
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    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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    4.5 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Hubby and I stayed one night on July 23rd 1. Would not honor internet rate or rate on flashing billboard. 2. Room reeked of smoke 3. Covers had cigarette burns 4. Housekeeping entered our room twice although *do not disturb* sign was on door 5. Charged my card $5 more than what I was quoted 6. Didn't try to wow... More

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Columbus
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23 reviews 23 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The bad first: pay in cash or your credit card will be charged an extra fee. Do not use Priceline or any other booking internet company, another fee added and do not stay on Saturday or Sunday or you will be slammed with another $30 for the weekend rate, even tough the lodge is barely full. Odd cancellation policy, therefore... More

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Atlantic Beach, North Carolina
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

There are a lot of motels in Orangeburg. I stayed in a different one two years ago but it was no longer open. (It was fine when I stayed but later reviews indicated it had gone downhill badly.) I picked Southern primary because of its ground floor rooms and near door parking. I was absolutely amazed when I got to... More

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Fort Wayne, Indiana
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28 reviews 28 reviews
3 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Stopped here on way to Florida, arrived around 1 am. Got in and out quickly. The staff was really nice . Room was clean. Breakfast was simple but included in our stay. Check out was easy and back on the road! I would stay again.

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Monroe, GA
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144 reviews 144 reviews
23 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Going on the advice of tripadvisor, I booked two consecutive nights at southern lodge on hwy 601 just off I-26. The servicing staff was excellent but I had more surprises coming. When we got our room, it was dimly lite and I guess to hide the dirt and dust. Sitting at the desk with my lap top, I felt something... More

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Folkston, Georgia
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41 reviews 41 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My sister and I stopped here coming home from a funeral. The people were courteous and friendly. Didn't care for the breakfast, frozen stuff! Nothing very appealing. Hard to get in and out of it. Would stay again if up this way.

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tallahassee
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

We called when we were an hour away and Latoya was very courteous and helpful. The room is very clean, comfortable and well priced. The lobby had lots of good is for sale ad well as wine. We enjoyed the flat screen tv too!

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Hilliard fl
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Very impressed low price. Staff was pleasant and room was very clean. Was very surprised how nice our stay was. Breakfast was free and they have everything in the lobby including beer and wine. Even had toothbrush razor in room in case we forgot

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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

The staff was so pleasant, the room was very clean, and the motel is well maintained. The breakfast was a lite meal and the best orange juice I ever had. The room was clean and well maintained. The mattress was firm , but sleep very well.

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Davison
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86 reviews 86 reviews
22 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

When looking for a hotel, of course we turned to TripAdvisor. This hotel was rated number one, and for what we found to be obvious reasons. True southern hospitality, comfortable and roomy rooms, clean, very fairly priced, and a great breakfast. All for a very low price and especially compared to other hotels in the area. For breakfast you had... More

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Address: 3616 St. Matthews Road, Highway 601 at I26, Orangeburg, SC 29118-8214
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Location: United States > South Carolina > Orangeburg
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Southern Lodge 2*
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Southern Hotel Orangeburg

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Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Wheelchair access
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Celebrate Small Town America with a pause for the quiet life an affordable Orangeburg SC hotel near a great restaurant. Savor the simple life, plus ground level rooms, at Southern Lodge amid country air, fertile soil, abundant wildlife & the world famous Edisto Gardens' 165-acre rose park. Leisure at the Orangeburg hotel-motel is as it should be: clean, simple, worry free... easily-a-bargain-packed-value, plus friendly service at the family-friendly Southern Lodge, a mellow, easy in/out I-26 hotel. ... more   less 
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