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Lloyds on the River Country Inn

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Cherryville, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A bed and breakfast type of inn nestled in the mountains of Bryson City, North Carolina. Pristine grounds, river view from the deck (you can almost cast your fishing rod from the over-sized rocking chairs), big screen television, comfy beds you sink into, thermostat-controlled heating and air, hospital-clean bathroom and sleeping quarters, homey decorations in each room, everything you need... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a quaint and clean Inn. It is not brand new and high tech but it has character. The river that runs behind it is so calm and relaxing. There are many different birds to watch. The people that run the place are great!

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Saint Augustine, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Needed a room for the night with my family of 7. We booked two rooms and it was just what we needed after a day on the road. The river runs directly behind the hotel and is very relaxing. You will find many of the rooms have a deck behind them with rocking chairs to just sit and enjoy the... More 

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Pensacola, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Absolutely Superb. Every aspect of the stay met our expectations. The owner checked us in, answered our questions, and made recommendations WRT a place to eat. The room was clean and comfortable; and, located on the river side. The grandcjildren really enjoyed sitting on the porch and watching the geese on the river. They also enjoyed the pool. Friendly, comfortable,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lloyds reminds me of my youth and the popularity of the roadside inn on family vacations. This was our third time to stay at Lloyds and is our go-to place for lodging while in the Bryson City area. The rooms are very clean, the beds sleep well, and evenings and mornings on the rocking chairs overlooking the river are so... More 

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Lawrenceville, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

Of course, nothing in the Great Smoky Mountains is close to anything. Little towns like Bryson are for walking. You get in your car when you're going back to your hotel. Lloyd's is near Hwy 74 and Hwy 19. That makes it a great location. It's run by a man and his wife who really care about every guest. They... More 

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Winter Garden, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

Great quite location minutes from local lore. Pool recently renovated. Rooms up to date and clean. Ground were well maintained and had many flowers. Staff very willing to please. Internet and cable TV worked well. Our room had nice deck area with view of river.

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Leeds
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016

This is a quaint hotel decorated in a country style. Our room had a rear porch with rockers overlooking the river, a really peaceful place to enjoy your morning coffee, unfortunately the air conditioning units were situated close to the seating and could be very noisy. However the views were beautiful. The room had a fridge, microwave and coffee maker.... More 

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Boones Mill, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016 via mobile

This quaint little retreat right on the river. Very clean and the owner was friendly & funny. A must if you you are traveling near Bryson City or Cherokee, NC Easy to get to. This seemed to be a family run hotel. Each room had a rear door that has a porch w/ chairs facing the river. Grills Lots of... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

We have stayed here for the last three years and can't believe what a great deal we get every year. We love to paddle the Nantahala River, and Lloyd's is so close with a good view of the mountains and rivers. It is very modest but comfortable, with every amenity you need. The staff is super friendly and even give... More 

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Lloyds on the River Country Inn has 25 rooms, 15 are directly on the Oconaluftee River with back porches and rocking chairs. All rooms have a unique decor and most are furnished with real handmade beds, dressers and tables made of cherry wood. There are four kitchennettes with the rest having small refrigerators and microwaves. Wi-Fi, in-room coffee service and full cable are provided. An outdoor pool, grills, picnic tables and fishing from our river bank round out the guest experience. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lloyds on the River Country Inn

Address: 5370 Ela Rd, Bryson City, NC 28713-7871
Location: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Mountains > Bryson City
Price Range: $71 - $153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 25
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Lloyds On The River Country Hotel Bryson City
Country Inn Bryson City
Bryson City Country Inn
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