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Alpen Acres Motel

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Siler City
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88 reviews
38 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

The motel was old and small, however it was clean. Unfortunately it got cold and the heat wasn't working in room one. If you want to take a hot shower you need to get up early. Its plenty hot if you get ahead of everyone else. You can definitely get more for your money if you shop around. The short... More 

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NC
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30 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016

We stayed here on Labor Day weekend when prices all over the area were high. We were able to get a very reasonable rate at Alpen Acres for a comfortable room. The motor inn is situated high on a hill and is easy to miss, but at night they have white lights on the fences that make it easy to... More 

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Florida
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57 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2016

First, I must say that the people at the desk were so welcoming and did all they could to accommodate us. Our room, #3, didn't have a microwave, but when I told them I needed one to heat up a back support, they quickly brought one to the room. There are no frills here, but the room was clean, the... More 

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Thank mainlady69
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

So, I can honestly say I was iffy about this 'motel' but was pleasantly pleased with our experience. We were in room #19 so this is a review for that room. PROS....same size as normal hotel rooms, quiet..even though the place was FULL, great customer service, fridge..microwave... Coffee maker...flat screen on the wall, Kids loved the pool, not far from... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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88 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Recommended by the owner of Hidden Valley Motel. This motel is located in Blowing Rock. The owners were extremely nice and helpful. They communicated through email with me and helped set up a one night stay. They were able to make things accessible since I was in crutches. The room was clean and reminded me of staying at grandma and... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
2 reviews
Reviewed 8 August 2016

We stayed in room#14. Booked a room with two queen size beds but was informed that there were maint. issues and they would offer us a queen size bed and pull out sofa. The pull out sofa was actually a fouton that was not made for sleeping on. The room smelled very musty and we constantly sprayed fabreeze to try... More 

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Thank lindasc297
Western NC
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229 reviews
82 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 183 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Do you want to be right downtown? Do you want elegant amenities and super deluxe linens? Do you want a minimum night stay forced upon you? If you answered YES to any of these, get out a map and pick another hotel. Oh, and be prepared to pay twice as much. If, on the other hand, you want a location... More 

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Ramseur, North Carolina
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 1 August 2016

Although this motel is older, it was very clean and well maintained. We stayed in room 14 and had our own private parking space. The pool was clean and never crowded. There were picnic tables and a charcoal grill for use that was kept clean. We asked for a refrigerator and on the 2nd day they opened up a full... More 

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Warrenville, South Carolina
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15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016

I took my grandsons to Grandfather Mountain and we stayed at the Alpens Acres Motel. It was an old motel, but it was clean. Had nice, fluffy towels and the room was cleaned everyday. The landscaping was beautiful. My grandsons really enjoyed the pool after a day of climbing Grandfather Mountain and riding the Tweetsie Railroad.

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Boone, North Carolina
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99 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016

nice little cozy rooms, great owners and staff very clean rooms cheap enough for travelers a far nice place especially in fall when the leave r turning great restaurants within 2 to 4 miles i highly recommend this place

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Alpen Acres is located on a scenic hilltop 1/4 mile off the Blue Ridge Parkway, near Blowing Rock and Boone, NC. Designed like the motor courts of the past, our accommodations include charming, comfortable rooms and a cozy mountain chalet. Amenities include: heated outdoor pool, recreational area, free wireless internet, flat screen TVs with full cable, hairdryers, coffee makers, complimentary tea and coffee, kitchen suites, original artwork by local artists in all rooms. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Alpen Acres Motel

Address: 318 Old US Highway 321, Blowing Rock, NC 28605-9129
Region: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Mountains > Blowing Rock
Price Range: ₹ 3,078 - ₹ 10,259 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Alpen Acres Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 20
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Blowing Rock
#2 Family Hotel in Blowing Rock
#6 Romantic Hotel in Blowing Rock
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“would not recommend #14”
 of 5 bubbles lindasc297, 8 Aug 2016 | Read review
“If you need 2 rooms and full kitchen ask for rooms 6 &14. They are on the back side away from main area and right near the pool.”
 of 5 bubbles PAC724, 31 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The motel is on a major highway, but once you closed the doors, never hear a thing.”
 of 5 bubbles sc12pearl, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Most peaceful area in back.”
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 of 5 bubbles imatravellvr, 23 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Don't get the room on the end near the office unless you want the vending machines banging at your head all night.”
 of 5 bubbles D243PCangelal, 2 Apr 2016 | Read review
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