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McConnells, South Carolina
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I were here over the weekend for our 10th anniversary with our little dog. We were so pleased with the whole area, just perfect. Our cabin was spotless, and was neatly arranged. We had everything we needed. Our little dog enjoyed all the yard he had to explore, about 3 acres. The owners are very friendly, and... More 

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Nashville, United States
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11 reviews
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Reviewed August 25, 2016

We left out for a weekend drive with no destination. We found ourselves in Murphy. We enjoyed the flea market there and ate dinner. All hotels were booked and it looked like we would have to drive an hour or more to find a place to stay. Passed by the sign and called River Cove Cabins around 9:30pm. We were... More 

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Reviewed May 2, 2016 via mobile

I have been in I am 1 of our sons stayed at river cove cabin on our way back from florida . we arrived too late so the owner was very accommodating and the cabin we had was right on the water we didn't catch any fish but it wasn't for us not trying that's the only problem that we... More 

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Thank Sheena H
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6 reviews
Reviewed January 7, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I happened up on these sweet little cabins located on the Nottely River. The owner was very accommodating. The cabin was very clean. Very reasonably priced! Beautiful location and view! Sweet cat named dog. We would love to stay here again.

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Seminole, Florida
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3 reviews
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Reviewed October 16, 2015

I discovered river cove cabins in 1989. I returned in 1995 and 1998 as well as 2001 twice and 2002. then my daughter and I who was 8 at the time returned in 2004 which was the year the cabins were bought by Gary and Wanda. we have returned every year except one. this year was my 11th time since... More 

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Reviewed October 8, 2015

I don't know what Music Man is talking about, I arrived from Michigan on September 29th and stayed at River Cove Cabin through October 6th. There were no Hurricane or flood warnings for the storm was 500 miles away. There was a non related rain shower that came through but the owners were kind enough to inform me of a... More 

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Foley, Alabama
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21 hotel reviews
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Reviewed October 4, 2015 via mobile

Ok so website says no refunds due to weather- understandable. Had sent in HALF of amount due. Hurricane weather including flash floods redirected us away from NC and toward Arkansas. Owner would not offer partial credit toward another visit . As a returning customer I did expect that . So they lose us as an annual returning customer. No worries-... More 

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This person never canceled their reservation. They just never showed up. More 

Foley, Alabama
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Reviewed October 27, 2014 via mobile

Perfect location if touring area. Motorcycle friendly folks. Close to Moonshiner 28, Tail of Dragon, Cherohala skyway, Cherokee etc etc. Clean no frills cabins. Very homey and rustic. Owner lady was very nice, her husband not too social. Def will go back! Great price and perfect location.

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Tennessee
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16 reviews
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Reviewed September 12, 2014

This was our third visit to River Cove Cabins , that's how much we love it !! Biker friendly and lovely hosts . So relaxing , peaceful , and very pretty .. We will be back as often as we can , our favourite place to be when taking a break .. Thank you Gary and Wanda ..

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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Reviewed April 12, 2014

I absolutely love this place! I stayed in cabin #4. It's right next to the river. Each cabin is different, so choose depending on your needs. Very relaxing and peaceful. They have a campfire every night, if you feel like socializing. There is a small pier if you want to fish. There is wifi, but it's a little spotty. With... More 

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  • Free Parking
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Relax on our riverfront deck overlooking the swift moving Nottely River. Enjoy fishing, campfires, horseshoes, darts, checkers, ping pong and volleyball all at our rustic Old Time Mountain Town. Our cabins are equipped with A/C and heat, full baths, cable TV, kitchenettes, microwaves, coffee makers, utensils, cookware, linens and towels, picnic tables, BBQ grills, covered front porches with rockers and riverfront views. We have a wood burning fireplace cabin, jacuzzi cabins and 1 and 2 bedroom cabins. Our covered pavilion with scenic view of the Nottely River is a great place for a BBQ with family and friends. Be sure to visit our Old Time Mercantile complete with Grandpa's Outhouse, Gem Mining and Old Fashioned Water Wheel. Murphy is at the foothills of the Appalachian, Blue Ridge and Great Smoky Mountains. We are located between the Ocoee and Nantahala Rivers for your whitewater adventure. ... more   less 

Additional Information about River Cove Cabins

Address: 1305 Hilltop Rd, Murphy, NC 28906-8508
Location: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Mountains > Murphy
Price Range: $65 - $85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
Also Known As:
River Cove Cabins Hotel Murphy
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“For a couple, cabin #3 is the one you need.... awesome”
 of 5 bubbles susanmorgan2016, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“I would be happy to stay in any of the cabins,”
 of 5 bubbles suzannes477, Aug 25, 2016 | Read review
“All the cabins are lovely , our particular favourite is cabin 3 ..”
 of 5 bubbles joanne060, Sep 12, 2014 | Read review
“All the cabins are great”
 of 5 bubbles morsanator, Jun 20, 2011 | Read review
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