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Reviewed October 15, 2016 via mobile

A friend and I stayed here last minute, we were able to book the room just a few days before arriving. We were wanting something close to Fall Creek Falls, and this is only about 7 miles away. Rooms are cheap, and are just fine. It was everything I expected. The little "store" they have here is pretty convenient, tons...

1Thank Whitney L
Reviewed July 12, 2016

From the minute we arrived at the Way Inn, we knew this was going to be a special vacation. Ms. Melissa was attentive and friendly and the hotel is beautiful. The room was very nicely sized and very clean. I'll love to go again with my family and friends. Thanks Way Inn from the Carter Family

1Thank Susie H
Seminole, Florida
Reviewed June 25, 2015

I'm a glass half full type of person, but I have nothing nice to say about this place. I reserved for three nights over the phone, sight unseen and was not happy with how it looked when we finally got there, but the owner made it very clear I was paying for all three nights whether I stayed or not!...

Thank Roxanne66
Reviewed September 5, 2014 via mobile

I would have rated them lower but this is the lowest it would go. Several of us were biking up there for the weekend. One if us ha to cancel. We were told by one person there was a waiting list for rooms. Waiting list. In fact was just told on the phone that they ha just had people in...

5Thank NPTB
Birmingham, Alabama
Reviewed August 15, 2014

No cell phone service, free wifi did not work, no land line. told they were busy, but never saw any other cars but ours and the three that were there we arrived that stayed in the same spot. watch out for tubs backing up. the only good thing about this place is the falls creek state park that it is...

5Thank cyndimt t
Oak Ridge, Tennessee
Reviewed August 25, 2013

My wife & I had a very pleasant stay @ the Way inn weekend of 08-23-2013 the king size bed was very very comfortable,the room was super clean, Big in size, and no noise from other guest or road noise. If your looking for a pleasant peace full cozy place to stay for your Fall Creek Falls Trip This is...

1Thank joshua s
Tampa, Florida
Reviewed August 13, 2013

I stayed here for a long week-end with my 12 year old son. I am so glad that I found this place, as it was much better than a chain hotel in a city setting. The rooms were very large, & clean. The owners were extremely friendly, and gave us tips for local places to see. There's a country store...

2Thank Celena40
Toccopola, Mississippi
Reviewed November 11, 2012

It has a 1960's motel layout, brick on the outside, painted cinder block inside, but it is clean with large rooms and a homey feel inside. The bed is big and the couch new. There is a coffee table and tall entertainment center though the tv is small and it's Dish so no Walking Dead. You still get more channels...

4Thank Toccopola
Reviewed October 18, 2012

the owners were very friendly, no ice no refg. no mwo, no chairs, was cozy, spartan, orice reasonable, hit water good, needs up gating. place is for sale 700,000 usd, 4 acres, fuel pumps, camp store, light eats play ground for the kids. this is on the entrance road to the state park falls in the mountains. there is nothing...

Thank kingandbeth
Chattanooga, Tennessee
Reviewed September 12, 2012

I paid for Friday night in advance and arrived to a clean room Friday. After a couple of hours I asked to be moved to another room as the air conditioner was not cooling the room, She was nice and said if one came available she would change me but they expected to be full, We left the room and...

3Thank ogolindaq
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)

Additional Information about The Way Inn

Address: 1989 Archie Rhinehart Parkway (TN-284, Park Rd), Spencer, TN
Location: United States > Tennessee > Spencer
Number of rooms: 20
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“Don't stay here”
 of 5 bubbles Roxanne66, Jun 25, 2015 | Read review
“Because nobody was there, just pick a room when you get there.”
 of 5 bubbles cyndimtt, Aug 15, 2014 | Read review
“The rooms are all in a row, no stairs,no balconies i prefer the king size”
 of 5 bubbles joshuas241, Aug 25, 2013 | Read review
“spartan, but ok and there are 22 rooms all lined up so all the same.”
 of 5 bubbles kingandbeth, Oct 18, 2012 | Read review
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