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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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37 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed June 28, 2015 via mobile

We wish we could have stayed longer! The cottages are well maintained inside and out, and the rocking chairs on the porch were a perfect place to enjoy the beautiful weather. We left the windows open at night and woke up to the cool morning air and a variety of chirping birds. Blissful! And Frank's hospitality and attention to detail... More 

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Reviewed June 22, 2015 via mobile

Me, my husband and grandson enjoyed our stay at Mountain Aire Cottages last week while we came to trout fish in nearby river and streams. Frank made us feel at home being a great host and new friend. He was always willing to help us find good places to eat and make sure that we had whatever we needed. Our... More 

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Covington, Georgia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed June 15, 2015

These cottages are so great--close to Clayton and all it has to offer, yet far enough away to stay out of the busier sections. Well equipped kitchens, grill, roomy and a wonderful innkeeper. Frank does a great job or orienting you to the area and is a gracious host. We stayed for a long weekend. Great value. Will definitely stay... More 

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Thank ShannonD411
Atlanta, Georgia, United States
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Reviewed June 5, 2015

I received a tour of the units and can say Frank has done a detailed upgrade on all of these units in the last few years. Attention to details stand out. Like coffee with enough creamer and sugar for everyone. Cutlery, dishes, cups. The rooms feel like they have been decorated like they were someone's home. It amazes me how... More 

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Thank EduardocarochioM
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Reviewed May 17, 2015 via mobile

Me and my husband needed a getaway... And boy this sweet place delivered! 2 nights in Clayton was not anywhere near enough! We ate at great places Mr. Frank suggested and loved relaxing on the deck with him. Thank you Mr. Frank!

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Thank ShannCook
Brooksville, Florida
1 review
Reviewed May 11, 2015

From the moment you drive into the property, the hustle of the world fades behind you. Franks care for the property is only exceeded by his genuine care for his guest. Will go out of our way to return

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Thank James S
Greenville, South Carolina
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11 reviews
Reviewed May 1, 2015

Staying at Mountain Aire isn't like staying in a motel at all; it's more like staying in a friend or relative's guest room. There aren't people walking by your room at all hours of the night and no loud cars in the parking lot. We always feel safe and comfortable there, and we always feel like our patronage is really... More 

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Thank Marie L
Austin, Texas
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Reviewed April 23, 2015 via mobile

Stayed at this place two nights ago. Great value, very clean. The owner has done a great job with it. Landscaping and setting is beautiful. I would stay there again. Would be great place for an outdoors weekend from Atlanta.

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Hilton Head, SC, United States
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Reviewed April 20, 2015 via mobile

I have no complains and if you look at the reviews no one else has valid complains either. One review complained about allergy problems but was clearly allergic to the property cat that that wanders about and greets you on occasion. I stay in a lot of hotels and this one is a keeper. The owner is honest and hard... More 

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Danielsville, Georgia
2 reviews
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Reviewed April 13, 2015

My husband and I participated in the Warrior Dash in Mountain City this past Saturday and decided to make a weekend of it. I searched for close-by motels and Mountain Aire popped up and we are sure glad it did. The room was great and the welcome was warm and friendly. We enjoyed sitting outside and visiting with "neighbors". The... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Mountain Aire Cottages & Inn Upscale & Affordable Cottages, The Hillside House, Individual Kitchenette Rooms, or Suites Daily, Weekend, Weekly, or Monthly Getaways. Upscale and Affordable - Casual, Comfortable Charm. Centrally located to everything! Please Note: All interiors are Strictly Non-Smoking! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mountain Aire Cottages & Inn

Address: 18 Motel Dr, Clayton, GA 30525-4126
Location: United States > Georgia > Clayton
Price Range: $59 - $99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
Also Known As:
Mountain Aire Cottages And Motel
Mountain Aire Cottages Hotel Clayton
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“Motel units are fine for a couple, roomy enough. Haven't tried the cottages, but would love to bring the grandkids to a cottage.”
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“Can't go wrong with any of the rooms.”
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“All units are great!”
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