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Ranked #3 of 6 Hotels in Monteagle
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“I'll be staying again!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2012

Was stranded on the mountaintop by fog so stayed at the American eagle inn. The lobby has a soaring fireplace and is decorated in antiques making it the perfect place to hang out and socialize. The staff was super friendly. Really enjoyed the experience.

  • Stayed January 2012
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Huntsville, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2011

We had a very pleasant experience at this establishment. The room was large and very well maintained. Everything was clean and the bed was comfortable. The staff was most gracious and accommodating. A good continental breakfast was included in the price of thew room. The establishment was very quiet; there were not very many guests there on the night we stayed. It might be a little bit noisier when filled with guests. It is easily accessible, being located a short block from the interstate interchange.
A great place to stay, especially when visiting the University of the South.

Room Tip: Room with king sized bed had lots of space to spare. Included refrigerator and microwave oven.
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  • Stayed December 2011, traveled as a couple
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1 Thank OldBob26
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California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2011

Comfortable with interesting antique and flea market items in lobby and breakfast area

  • Stayed September 2011
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1 Thank potterygal
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Richmond, Va.
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36 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2011

This business isn't listed in the AAA Tour Book, nor on orbitz.com; the only way I found it was on tripadvisor, thanks to earlier reviewers. Also, you can't book online, you have to call the 800 number. But it is a fine motel. The location is definitely "just off the interstate," our view was of the back of the liquor store in front of the motel. But no big deal.

The rooms were bigger than some, quite clean and the bathroom was more spacious than some. It was quiet.

I thought the continental breakfast was just fair, but a table of 4 kids and their grandmother had just cleaned out the offerings.

I asked the front desk person about not being listed on other motel sites, and she said that the owner was OK with doing it his way, that most of their business was from Sewanee (a university 6 miles away), and that they were happy relying on word of mouth.

I recommend it, a good value for the money, a throwback to a well-run motel before the days of ubiquitous chain lodgings. We had supper at Modern Dave's, and my rainbow trout was excellent. The place looks like a garage from the outside, but it's got good food, and a large selection of beer.

  • Stayed July 2011, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars
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2 Thank rrsrichmond
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loganville
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2011

we was on our way back to atlanta,was very tired and decided to stay some place new. stop at american eagle inn and wow,this place is very clean,the staff was very nice and the price was very good.if you get the chance stop and see these folks you will be surprised!!!!! thank you again.

  • Stayed June 2011, traveled on business
    • 4 of 5 stars
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4 Thank cvcocktails
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Lynchburg, Virginia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2010

The people at the American Eagle could not have been any nicer! The location is so great and the rooms are nice. An earlier reviewer indicated that the room has no shampoo or conditioner, but we were supplied with nice toiletries. The breakfast was fine as well. I would definitely stay there again and I would recommend to friends.

  • Stayed February 2010, traveled with friends
    • 4 of 5 stars
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3 Thank ljcraddock
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Kentucky
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2009

We really enjoyed staying here! The staff was great and supplied us with a wealth of knowledge about the area and the places to see. Nothing fancy and no frills but clean rooms. It's close to a gas station/McDonalds, and a Sonic and within walking distance of Papa Ron's (a great pizza and Italian place and the Monteagle Diner. It's about a mile to the HighPoint (a fine eating place if you don't mind a leisurely stroll. Great food and atmosphere. We came in for a motorcycle rally. They had a place marked off for our motorcycles and put rags out for us to clean up the cycles. Overall a really clean and nice place to stay. They are cheaper hotels in the area but TRUST me..you don't want to stay in them. That's another whole story since we left one and were willing to take the loss of $ just to stay in a clean,normal place! We would definately stay in the hotel again.

  • Stayed May 2009, traveled with friends
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3 Thank janjan1956
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Property: American Eagle Inn
Address: 509 W Main St, Monteagle, TN 37356-7023
Location: United States > Tennessee > Monteagle
Amenities:
Suites Wheelchair access
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Ranked #3 of 6 Hotels in Monteagle
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 46
Also Known As:
American Eagle Hotel Monteagle

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