We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
7/30/2017 7/31/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Mountain Empire Motel

    Is this your business?
    1537 South Shady St, Mountain City, TN 37683
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    7/30/2017 7/31/2017
    Lock in the lowest price from our partners
    $60
    View Deal
    Traveler (25)
    Room & Suite (10)
    Hotel & Grounds (11)
    Americourt Hotel Mountain City
    67 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Mountain City
     
    Prospect Hill Bed & Breakfast Inn
    110 reviews
    #1 of 2 B&Bs / Inns in Mountain City
     
    Lodges at RedTail Mountain
    27 reviews
    #1 of 2 Specialty lodging in Mountain City
     
    Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Abingdon, VA
    340 reviews
    #2 of 10 hotels in Abingdon
     
    Overview
    • Excellent20%
    • Very good0%
    • Average6%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible68%
    Jul 10, 2016
    “Rates Changed After Booking / Disgusting Conditions”
    Jun 30, 2016
    “OMG NASTY”
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Room Service
    2.5 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    Americourt Hotel Mountain City
    67 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Mountain City
     
    Prospect Hill Bed & Breakfast Inn
    110 reviews
    #1 of 2 B&Bs / Inns in Mountain City
     
    Lodges at RedTail Mountain
    27 reviews
    #1 of 2 Specialty lodging in Mountain City
     
    Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Abingdon, VA
    340 reviews
    #2 of 10 hotels in Abingdon
     
    {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Rooms
    Jul 30Jul 31
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 3 partner sites to see rooms from $60.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Mountain City hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_IRG_RATE_VERIFICATION","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN_US","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","MOB_BOOKING_EMAIL_AGREE_HIDE","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_EXPRESS_BOOK","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_REVIEW_BOOKING_BUTTON","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_KIPLINGER_AWARD","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "96edaf6ccab84ac28fcb15120a25481d", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":1528937,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[40379777],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":30,"month":7,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":31,"month":7,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":60,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"96edaf6ccab84ac28fcb15120a25481d","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":60,"lowestMetaPrice":60,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":60,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":60,"lowestMetaPrice":60,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":60,"hotelName":"Mountain Empire Motel","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6Ijk2ZWRhZjZjY2FiODRhYzI4ZmNiMTUxMjBhMjU0ODFkIiwiQUlLIjoiNmIxZGJjZTYyZjNmNDQyM2FkZTFjYzVmZmE2NzVjN2EifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "07/30/2017", "checkOut": "07/31/2017", "lowestPrice": "$60", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"40379777":"BookingCom"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (15)
    Traveler rating
    Traveler type
    Time of year
    Language

    1 - 5 of 14 reviews

    Reviewed July 10, 2016

    I wish I had read these reviews first, but I was desperate for a place to stay on a holiday weekend! When I arrived, I was told the rate was $58, not the $48 I was quoted on the phone. It was a holiday weekend...More

    1  Thank dreamdiver
    Reviewed June 30, 2016

    I'm handicap so my wife check us in the first room the tiles were falling off the walls and it had mold and mildew. The second room was betty but the carpet was gross looking the old tv on the floor the mattress was so...More

    1  Thank brian w
    Reviewed April 25, 2016

    I have stayed at the hotel many times in years past but stop using it due to run down state and lack of care. It was owned by a local man for many years and he had a restaurant next door. When he retired, the...More

    Thank lenniej2015
    Reviewed September 8, 2015

    I have stayed at this hotel in the past & do not remember it being as awful as it has apparently become. I need to warn travelers about what they're getting into. The room was disgusting! I was sure to let the proprietor know this...More

    Thank Heidi Y
    Reviewed August 11, 2015

    Paid $54 a night passing through. I was grateful for the cheap rate in a little place that only has this as a place to stay. As for the room? It's old, not very clean and the wifi is sketchy at best. It appears the...More

    2  Thank DaleShaffer
    Americourt Hotel Mountain City
    67 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Mountain City
     
    Prospect Hill Bed & Breakfast Inn
    110 reviews
    #1 of 2 B&amp;Bs / Inns in Mountain City
     
    Lodges at RedTail Mountain
    27 reviews
    #1 of 2 Specialty lodging in Mountain City
     
    Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Abingdon, VA
    340 reviews
    #2 of 10 hotels in Abingdon
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    Details
    • Price range
    • $67 - $68 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 57
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Expedia, Orbitz, Travelocity, Booking.com and Priceline so you can book your Mountain Empire Motel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • United States >
    • Tennessee >
    • Mountain City
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveler (25)
    Room & Suite (10)
    Hotel & Grounds (11)
    Bathroom (4)
    Nearby
    Sponsored by:
    Americourt Hotel Mountain City
    67 reviews
    1.27 miles away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Panda Garden
    28 reviews
    .72 miles away
    Hardee's
    10 reviews
    .58 miles away
    Subway
    12 reviews
    .65 miles away
    Pizza Plus
    19 reviews
    .05 miles away
    Nearby Attractions
    Red Tail Mountain Golf Club
    71 reviews
    2.20 miles away
    Backbone Rock
    40 reviews
    8.67 miles away
    Watauga Lake Winery
    50 reviews
    11.25 miles away
    Virginia Creeper Trail
    790 reviews
    13.85 miles away
    Questions & Answers
    Get quick answers from Mountain Empire Motel staff and past guests.
    Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
    Posting guidelines
    Submit
    Room Tips
    "Look before you stay ..."
    Read review
    "find a room in another motel."
    Read review
    "I am not sure if all of their rooms are disgusting. I'd look at it before paying for it."
    Read review
    "Easily accessible as it is located on the main road of this quaint little town."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing