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Address: Big Cove Road, Cherokee, NC
Phone Number: 828-497-9879
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Fun afternoon with the Family

A a horseback riding trip in the morning we Stopped in Saunooke Village to stroll through the shops and explore. There were lots of stores and fun things to do here. My kids... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 25, 2016
Myflowergirls2
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Norwalk, Connecticut
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San Antonio, Texas
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

The village has a few standard souvenir gift shops, fudge and an ice cream store. There is a small arcade there also along with a stand if you which to pay to ride a mechanical bull. We spent about an one hour there.

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Norwalk, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016

A a horseback riding trip in the morning we Stopped in Saunooke Village to stroll through the shops and explore. There were lots of stores and fun things to do here. My kids enjoyed the variety (they are older teens and young adults). My daughter wanted a pair of fur lined moccasins and found a great store that helped her... More 

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Halltown, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I stopped here and had fun browsing the shops. Next to the leather shop is a nice little coffee shop and the lady there was very sweet and made a wonderful Frappuccino. We bought a few items from her as they were very good priced and not your normal touristy items. We then went to the Mill... More 

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Lewis Center, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2015 via mobile

We enjoyed the shops after having eaten at the Little Princess. We bought several items feeling we got a good price on them. Nice variety of items in the various stores.

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

A good amount of shops to explore, and a good selection of local crafts. It is worth a stop if you are already planning a trip to Cherokee,

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Newnan Ga
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

Interesting little shops, arcade and places to get a quick bite to eat. Very scenic and you can soak up the mountain air while you wander. It is touristy but that is not a bad thing. It is well worth the stop.

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

Nice little place to visit and wander and maybe buy a treat or jewelry, etc. Couple of really nice shops and restaurants

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Broken Arrow, Oklahoma
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

We always love going here to buys souvenirs. You can find some reasonable prices. We like buying locally made things. It is neat getting pics with the Indians in full dress.

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Erwin, North Carolina
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

This is a total tourist trap. Which I expected and we went there specifically for souvenirs, but the "Native Americans" walking around were nothing short of beggars and they made me really uncomfortable. The whole area was in disrepair. And most of the shops were way overpriced.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

There were great shops to visit. Tribal Elders were there to talk to. We had a blast at the Bull Riding area. The ice cream at Carolina Coneys was delicious.

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