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Geneva Riverside Lodging

3147 Memorial Highway, Lake Lure, NC 28746
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The room was not very well cleaned with grime around the sink faucet and the carpet was sticky. There are no amenities in the room except a 1960.s TV. No fridge, no microwave and no coffee pot. If you are there on the weekend prepare to be blasted out by very loud music from the Tiki bar behind the motel.... More 

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Thank Sue H
Wilmington, North Carolina
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here 1 night, back on the road again in the morning. The one thing that bothered me was there was no deadbolt or chain lock on the door-just an old fashioned room key that a former occupant could have duplicated. We didn't use the pool, but it looked nice and clean. Picnic tables out back by the river... More 

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Murrells Inlet, SC
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2016 via mobile

This 1950s motel is comfortable and run by a group of fine folks. A record snow hit while I was there and I wasn't able to get out of the parking lot for a couple of days. The Tiki Hut bar & restaurant here is a gathering place for locals as well as the temporary residents. They normally don't open... More 

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2 Thank HotH20
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2016

Yes, it is an older "motor lodge type" place but no where else can you enjoy the beautiful mountain view, (ON the river with falls and rocks), drink low-to-moderately priced drinks and eat from a decent menu that has delicious, eclectic choices? Did I mention they LOVE animals? We stayed over the New Year weekend and had a ball. The... More 

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2 Thank Charleefox
Ohio
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2016 via mobile

If my review were based solely on the staff, it would be a 5. Unfortunately the facility is in dire need of attention...owners, you are aware of this; I cannot imagine the number of complaints your staff deal with while they care for and promote your business. I'll start with the pros: 1. Location is great, right below Chimney Rock.... More 

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2 Thank OHhorses
Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2015

We love this little quiet place. Yes it's old, a vintage motor lodge. Updated, not restored. Doesn't matter, you know what you're getting. Prices are reasonable, staff is great - very accommodating. Small outdoor pool is always clean and inviting. The riverside view is relaxing and the tiki bar is an experience we love repeating.

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Thank AwesomeYou
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 via mobile

I never take the trouble to write reviews, however this place was such a joke, I think others should be fore warned. The first thing I see when I pull up to check in is someone who is clearly a meth head waiting for her drug dealer sitting front and center- (should have been my first clue..) the website advertised... More 

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Belmont, North Carolina, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015 via mobile

Spent a great couple days here. Older hotel, but our room was clean. Tiki bar has karaoke a lot, with a few local regulars that were pretty good. Cornhole, GREAT river access for wading and swimming. Really nice pool, and good pricing. Right between Lake Lure and scenic Chimney Rock.

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1 Thank Chuck D
Etowah, North Carolina
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Paid a steep price for a room .... nothing more. No phones in the room .... which usually would not be a problem except there is absolutely NO cell service in the area ..... no mini fridge .... no balcony on the back as advertised, they fail to inform you that you need to bring your own chair for the... More 

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3 Thank Libby28729
Winnsboro, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

We stayed at this hotel for the second time over the Fourth of July weekend holiday. As before, the experience was excellent. The staff is friendly and attentive, the amenities, while not luxurious, were fine. The pool is enjoyable and well-maintained, The food at the tiki bar is excellent, and the views are magnificent. We will be returning next month... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Geneva Riverside Lodging

Address: 3147 Memorial Highway, Lake Lure, NC 28746
Location: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Mountains > Lake Lure
Price Range: $79 - $199 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 36
Also Known As:
Geneva Riverside Lodging Hotel Lake Lure
Geneva Riverside Lodging Lake Lure
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