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Carolina Motel

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If you’re looking for a charming motel in Franklin, look no further than Carolina Motel. Close to some of Franklin's most popular landmarks, such as Wayah Bald Lookout Tower (4.4 km) and Mason's Ruby & Sapphire Mine (14.7 km), Carolina Motel is a great destination for tourists. Carolina Motel is a charming motel offering a flat screen TV, air conditioning, and a refrigerator in the rooms. Plus, guests can enjoy a pool and free breakfast, which have made this a popular choice among travelers visiting Franklin. Carolina Motel makes it easy to stay connected during your stay by offering guests free wifi. For guests with a vehicle, free parking is available. If you’re looking for an Asian restaurant, consider a visit to Thai Paradise, Asian King Buffet, or Boone Thai Restaurant, which are all convenient to Carolina Motel. If you’re looking for things to do, you can check out Ruby Cinemas (0.8 km), Artisan Jewelers (1.2 km), or Watauga Creek (0.6 km), which are popular attractions amongst tourists, and they are all within walking distance. The staff at Carolina Motel looks forward to serving you during your upcoming visit.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Outdoor pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Asheville Regional Airport85 km
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our stay. The staff was very helpful. It is convenient to many places we wanted to go. Very large and room. Very clean for a small hotel. Will stay again. The breakfast was also very good.More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank gscotthga2013
Response from debbiedrake, General Manager at Carolina MotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you gscotthga2013 for taking time from your busy day to fill out a review on trip advisor for us! It's great to hear the staff was accommodating for anything you may have needed during your stay with us. We can't wait to have you...More

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Reviewed 7 August 2018

Stayed 3 nights 7/29/18 to 8/1/18 The place is immaculate and quiet. Management and staff were very courteous and helpful. We had a King room and the bed was amazingly comfortable. A refrigerator and micro in the room came in handy for cool drinks and...More

Date of stay: July 2018
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Response from debbiedrake, General Manager at Carolina MotelResponded 9 August 2018

Karen N Jack we are so happy that you enjoyed your stay with us. The management and staff work very diligently to keep everything clean and comfortable for our guests stay. And we so much appreciate the positive recognition we receive from our guests. We...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed at the Carolina Hotel 11 Nov 2018 and this was our third stay over the last two years. As with the previous two stays, this was a very comfortable and enjoyable stay! From the front desk to our room to...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Response from debbiedrake, General Manager at Carolina MotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you COSMOREDNECK for that positive review about out motel! It's great to hear from our repeat guests how much they still enjoy spending their vacations here! Happy Holidays to you and your family! Warmest Regards, Debbie Drake / Manager

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is hands down the cleanest place I've ever stayed. It's more than obvious the owner takes pride in her establishment, her standards are high and it shows. I've stayed here three separate times since the beginning of July, two times in the same room(19)....More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Suelynsmith0912
Response from debbiedrake, Manager at Carolina MotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Suelynsmith0912 for taking time from your busy day to fill out a review for us! It's great to hear that the staff and room cleanliness are always above what you expected. The spring and summer time are when our pool and playground are...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just return from a trip to the mountains to see the LEAVES! My 91 year old girlfriend and I made a loop from Dillard Ga. thru Highlands NC, Cashiers NC, Sylva NC and Franklin NC. We stayed at Carolina Motel on 441 just outside Franklin!...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Sue D
Response from debbiedrake, General Manager at Carolina MotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Sue D. for your wonderful review of our property!!! It's great to hear that we could make your stay fantastic while you were leaf looking thru the mountains! We would love to have you back next leaf season if you are in the...More

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20 June 2017|
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Response from debbiedrake | Property representative |
Our rooms have either 2 Full Size beds or 1 King Size bed.
28 March 2017|
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Response from debbiedrake | Property representative |
No I am sorry but we are NOT pet friendly.
24 November 2016|
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Response from debbiedrake | Property representative |
My Superior rooms and my King Deluxe rooms have a microwave and refrigerator. The Standard rooms do not.
Room Tips
"Choose a room farther from the street."
18 Oct 2018
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"Only can say my room was great"
11 Sep 2018
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"all the rooms are nice either two full beds or a king, disable access"
27 Aug 2018
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"all rooms ground level"
07 Aug 2018
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US$62 - US$118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
carolina hotel franklin
United StatesNorth CarolinaNorth Carolina MountainsFranklin
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