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Sunset, South Carolina
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

So comforting to stay at. If you have any appreciation for 50's era design, this place will really take you back there. Solid block construction helps to keep the outside noise low for restful sleep. Our room was reasonably sized, the bath crisp, clean and surprisingly sized, again, when you consider the time it was built (1957). Return visits are...

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SunsetOwner, Owner at Sunset Motel, responded to this review

Wow! Your review took be aback. We are so appreciative that you gave Sunset this glowing review! Very unique too, pointing out aspects no one has prior. Of course, we can't wait to have you back and then we can hire you as our spokesperson (ha ha). Truly thankful, Lori

Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

The Sunset Motel offers a fun mix of vintage and repro. Our apartment, which was cozy, clean and comfortable, faced the woods and was the perfect location for our dogs. The staff was great, too. A unique destination, and we plan to return.

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Charlotte, North Carolina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I loved the Sunset Motel. The feel like home staff made it feel as we were home away from home. The location is within walking distance to town, shopping and restaurants. We already have our next trip planned and we will stay at the Sunset Motel.

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SunsetOwner, Owner at Sunset Motel, responded to this review

Your thoughtful review is a pleasure to read. We’re pleased to learn that our team could go above and beyond your expectations and that you enjoyed a peaceful getaway here with us. Our team is also happy to know that you enjoyed our accommodations and amenities. We look forward to the opportunity to welcome you back again and again in...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I loved this hotel and the retro decor. A mid century modern heaven. Clean room, pleasant staff, and a great location for all the outdoor activities in the area. I highly recommend this motel and hope to visit again.

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SunsetOwner, Owner at Sunset Motel, responded to this review

We greatly appreciate you taking the time to share your experience with us! We’re delighted that we could exceed your expectations and provide excellent service. Thanks so much for your feedback, and please come and see us again soon. Happy Holidays! Lori

Dacula, Georgia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Surprised my wife and took her to Brevard over the weekend. Followed trip adviser and stayed at Sunset Motel. We were very pleased with the accommodations and the owner, Lori, was great. Highly recommend the motel and the city in general to visit. Plenty of good places to eat and shop. Hiking at DuPont Forest was great too. Loved the...

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SunsetOwner, Owner at Sunset Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for your glowing review! It's great to hear from you online. We like for everyone who stays with us to have an outstanding time, and we’re delighted to hear that we accomplished this for you. We'll see you soon! Lori

Concord, OH
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went on a girls trip to North Carolina in October 2016. We made a reservation to go rock climbing (first time!) and the company recommended Sunset Motel. Upon pulling up to the motel, I was not feeling very confident. It's very old school. Good news, as we pulled up to the overhang to go into the desk area, there...

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SunsetOwner, Owner at Sunset Motel, responded to this review

We deeply appreciate your very positive review of our business. We are very pleased that you got to enjoy many favorite aspects of what we have to offer. It is always most rewarding to hear directly from our customers and especially those willing to provide their positive perspective with the online world and beyond. Please revisit us soon and often....

Derby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoyed staying in this retro motel. The motel is clean and comfortable rooms - no frills. The staff member who we checked in with was extremely friendly and courteous. The motel is close to Brevard town centre

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SunsetOwner, Owner at Sunset Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for sharing your comments with us. If there is anything we can do to make sure your next visit is worthy of 5-stars, please let us know! Lori

Greenville, South Carolina
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have not been to this area very much. Needless to say I was not sure where to stay. When I pulled up to this adorable retro motel I was very pleased. The manager and the owner were wonderful, very personable people. The price was reasonable. The room was clean, stocked and pleasant. Great recommendations on food as well.Would definitely...

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SunsetOwner, Owner at Sunset Motel, responded to this review

We want to thank you for leaving us such a glowing bit of feedback following your vacation at our hotel. The fact that we could exceed your expectations and make your stay enjoyable means a lot to us, and your comments help us to realize that our hard work is paying off. We’re happy that we could be of service,...

Greenville, South Carolina
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Close to downtown. 15 minutes from hiking trails and waterfalls. Awesome owner. Clean rooms and it was a nice change from your typical "chain" hotel. Will stay at the exact same place on our next trip to Brevard!

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SunsetOwner, Owner at Sunset Motel, responded to this review

You are the one who is awesome. Thank you for spending your valuable time reviewing us for the world to read. Thank you for both "getting us" and for saying you'll be back. We'll have a flamingo ready for you! Lori

Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed October 31, 2016 via mobile

Have stayed here twice now and would definitely recommend to others. No frills but all you need is here as the town and mountains are just steps away. Stayed for end of October weekend and visited the parkway, hiked nearby and ate some great food at Maya's downtown. The street fest was a blast and hope to be back next...

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SunsetOwner, Owner at Sunset Motel, responded to this review

We are very grateful for your loyalty and that you would recommend us to others. Thank you for taking time to write this review. We truly look forward to having you back next year! Lori

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Sunset Motel is a hip, unique 50's roadside motel that has been "retrovated" with modern amenities (Wifi,mini fridge,microwave,coffee maker,blow dryer,flat-screen TV,HBO,Cable). Our little blast-from-the-past is centrally located between DuPont & Pisgah Forests and within walking distance to downtown. Each room is unique and all but one are on ground-level, some with kitchens/kitchenettes and porches with vintage chairs to lounge about or strike up a conversation with other guests over a glass of wine or mug of brew. Personality plus the best of Southern hospitality. Come as our guest. Leave as our friend! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sunset Motel

Address: 523 S Broad St, Brevard, NC 28712-4044
Location: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Mountains > Brevard
Price Range: $76 - $105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Sunset Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 19
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Not sure other than that there are limited pet friendly rooms and you need to advise in advance if you have a pet.”
 of 5 bubbles 794JanetS, Oct 16, 2016 | Read review
“The King room as spacious!”
 of 5 bubbles 880janetj, Aug 19, 2016 | Read review
“Our rooms were perfect and all of the rooms looked great. No bad choices.”
 of 5 bubbles kapur99, Aug 11, 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a large room - well worth it.”
 of 5 bubbles L4334LQchrisl, Jun 30, 2016 | Read review
“Book early--summer and autumn are busy in Brevard.”
 of 5 bubbles gypsyred, Jun 27, 2016 | Read review
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