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Augusta, Georgia
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2 reviews
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Amenities? microwave downstairs in trashy storage room with guest laundry and owner's personal belongings and it was nasty. When I drove up I wanted to cry! The POOL was the first thing we saw! GREEN AND FULL OF SLIME AND TRASH. Came to Bryson City with grandkids and elderly parents for the Polar Express. Booked this place 2 months prior... More 

1 Thank Debra G
NATUREFREAK05, General Manager at Ridge Top Motel & Campground, responded to this review

We always want our customers satisfied. You NEVER informed us about the pet. In fact, when I saw the pet and called your room, you first denied having a pet and therefore bringing forth the negativity. Furthermore, you had said that you worked for a Wyndham property and bragged about the cleanliness about of our motel during your stay! More 

2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

This motel is a gem. Nice, clean room with great rates. Family that owns and runs this place is wonderful. Nice pool, wonderful gazebo with fire pit and grills. We will definitely return! It is situated on a hilltop in a nice, quiet neighborhood. We sat by the fire with other guests each night and truly enjoyed the experience

1 Thank Amy A
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Loxley, Alabama
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94 reviews
31 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very old but clean. The front office staff was friendly and accommodating. That's the only positive I can say. There was a crack in the door that let in a lot of cold air. Most plugs don't work. No plugs in bathroom. Only slivers of soap are provided. Limited channels on TV. The green dirty pool needs to be covered... More 

Thank stepstephenson
West Jordan, Utah
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122 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If this is the last place available for miles around, I would sleep in my car. It is a rent by the hour motel. It is very old and outdated. It is very cheap. Very run down. My non smoking room still smelled like heavy smoke. It was in the mattress and the pillows. The walls have very thin walls... More 

1 Thank Chad S
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8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

The owners were very nice and accommodating. For the price it was sufficient. The room was clean, but it is in need of minor repairs. Bathroom faucets and sink in suite area needed repairs. The room did not smell, which is always a concern to me. Our requests were always given prompt attention.

Thank Chelle P
Level Contributor
9 reviews
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Came to Bryson City to ride the train and stayed here. Older motel on top of a mountain but rooms were cleaned and check in was easy. Price was very reasonable! Owners were really nice and professional. Would stay here again!

Thank robintest
Tampa, Florida
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137 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

What a beautiful place. A wonderful and freindly staff. Cozy and comfortable room and very fast internet. Biker friendly. Will most certainly return! Old town charm at its finest! Very close to shops and good food. The bes in our room (128) was VERY comfortable.

Thank Bill M
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25 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

I booked this motel based on reviews and the price, compared to other locations. As always the advertising photos look better than they really are but this motel served the purpose as in getting some rest. The motel stated that it was American owned and had free wifi, neither of those statements were true. Parking was limited but we parked... More 

Gastonia, North Carolina
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

My daughter and I were in town for a football game for my son! Yes, this place is a little dated, but it was clean and safe! For the price you just can't beat it!!!!The exterior is cute and quaint. It was everything we needed to rest up before heading back home! I would return again.

Thank jessmshu
Lewisville, North Carolina
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287 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016

We were in town to go whitewater rafting over the weekend & accomodations were at a premium since this was also the NOC's Guest Appreciation Festival weekend. While the venue was an older, smaller establishment, the owners/staff were VERY nice. Perched on top of a mountain as the name suggests, it served our purposes...clean, quiet & affordable!

Thank oek9mom

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Ridge Top Motel & Campground

Address: 390 Arlington Ave, Bryson City, NC 28713-7604
Region: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Mountains > Bryson City
Price Range: ₹ 3,273 - ₹ 4,841 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 30
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“if you can stay up stairs on the end for a better view”
 of 5 bubbles 206jeannettep, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Wish I had had a tip and I would have used it.”
 of 5 bubbles harleymimi1, 19 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Second floor has best views.”
 of 5 bubbles rebeccad890, 8 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Pets are actually technically not allowed here. You won't be turned away, but you will be charged a pet fee each night.”
 of 5 bubbles mollyl27, 30 Jul 2016 | Read review
“I stayed in room 207 on top level and there was no outside noise and the hotel was full.”
 of 5 bubbles scobbyandme, 29 Jun 2016 | Read review
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