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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Wheelchair access
Private Balcony
Pool
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Fitness center
2 Star Hotel
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Location and contact
273 Main Street, Chimney Rock, NC 28720
16.7 miles to Asheville Regional Airport
26 restaurants are within a 1 mile radius
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All reviewsbroad riverlake luregravel parking lotchimney rock parkrooms overlookhelpful ownersrooms are cleanwithin walking distancemain leveldowntown shops and restaurantsscreen doorplace to stayfire pitget away from it allsmall refrigeratoronly stayed one nightan older hotel
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My mother is 70 yrs old and has never really been on a true vacation. My fiance took me to Chimney Rock last October and it was breathtaking. My mom loves rocks, and is a die hard american patriot. The goal was to get her...More

Thank Vicky S
Response from Linda C, Owner at Carter LodgeResponded 2 days ago

Thank you so very much for your kind review. It makes us very happy when our guest has a wonderful experience here at The Carter Lodge. We work diligently to assure we are what you want us to be. Thank you for the compliments of...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Last minute booking on holiday and we loved it! The owners are fantastic people and the room was very clean and accommodating. We had an awesome view of Chimney Rock and the river runs right behind the lodge. They have steps to walk down to...More

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Response from Linda C, Owner at Carter LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so very much for your kind words. I am glad you enjoyed our facility and our surroundings. It is, as you described, a lovely place to be. We hope you will come back and visit us again at another time. Again, thank you.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love old retro-style motels and this one is just that. Very nice and clean room with balcony view of Chimney Rock and the Broad River. Also, when you stay at places like this, you are helping an American family put food on their table rather...More

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Response from Linda C, Owner at Carter LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so very much for your kind review. We have been here at The Carter Lodge for 24 years and have tried diligently to make each guest enjoy a great experience. We certainly appreciate your staying with us and hope that you will come...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice small hotel located right in town and on the Broad River. Extremely clean and all in good working order. Don't be fooled by outward appearance. Much nicer than first appears from road. Balcony rooms overlook river and Chimney Rock. Overall, a nice stay and...More

Thank Dan B
Response from Linda C, Owner at Carter LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your very kind words. We certainly appreciate when our guest takes the time to write a review. I am so glad you were pleased with your stay with us. We certainly hope you will come see us again.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We discovered this hidden gem on Trip Advisor when we decided to take an overnight trip to Chimney Rock on our way to a conference at Montreat, NC. We had never been to Chimney Rock and staying at the Carter Lodge made our short stay...More

Thank Linda S
Response from Linda C, Owner at Carter LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your kind review. Your compliments of our business is certainly appreciated. I am glad you enjoyed the restaurants and attractions, as well as our property. We did check the hairdryer and the plug. The little switch in the center of...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair access
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
$130 - $162 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
$130 - $162 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Vernette S
July 14, 2016|
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Response from gypsyiam | Reviewed this property |
Not in your room but they prepare some early in the morning in a room on bottom floor. They ask when you check in if you drink coffee.
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Brooke S
July 6, 2015|
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Response from Melanie F | Reviewed this property |
For answers on price, & availability, you would need to call the motel. Prices change seasonally
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"Second level rooms I think are best with the little balcony."
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"ALL rooms have balconies on the river so you can enjoy the gurgling. Coffee is on first level."
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"If you have a choice, I imagine you stay on the top floor."
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"We stayed in room 5......King size bed and gorgeous views!"
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