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Peebles, Ohio
Reviewed 15 August 2015 via mobile

What to say...beds were terrible, room dirty, lucky to have hot water (none to be had when we checked in). It is on top of a steep ridge. Check in was easy though. You got an actual key on a green tag :)

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1Thank Brian S
Oldenzaal, The Netherlands
Reviewed 23 July 2015

Although the rooms are quite motel standard, the patio in front every room invites to sit outside for breakfast or drink. The pool is located in the 'garden', in front of the rooms. Parking is at the sides, so not in front of the motel rooms. Staff is very friendly and helpful. We stayed one night, but would have stayed...

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2Thank Sandor45
Simpsonville, South Carolina
Reviewed 13 July 2015

the hotel itself was nice but there was a chained dog in a house next door on Leatherwood St. that was barking all night! I was so concerned for the dog that I called animal control. I would not recommend this hotel until they do something about that poor dog!

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7Thank Sandra K
Reviewed 6 July 2015

Very clean and cute,love the hanging flowers and grounds, flowers everywhere, pool was nice and had a cute grilling area with lots of seating . Will stay again in a few weeks. Close to the casino and grocery store. Its an older nice but well maintained and the owners are nice

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1Thank Baboo P
Reviewed 27 June 2015 via mobile

The rooms are older but clean. The owners are really cool and friendly. If you are looking for a resort this is not it. If you are looking for a good value this is it. It makes a great launching pad for the surrounding activities. Unless you like walking up a half mile of hill you will have to drive...

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1Thank Harry M
Reviewed 30 March 2015

I would not recommend this hotel if you're a light sleeper. The walls a very thin. I could hear everything my neighbors were doing and saying even with TV on. The rates were good but the noise overrides the price. I wouldn't stay here again.

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1Thank jgladson3
Reviewed 30 March 2015

We booked online for 2 nights. BIG MISTAKE! ! The room was clean. The bed was comfortable. But who can sleep when you can CLEARLY HEAR EVERYTHING in rooms on either side. There were dogs barking, people hanging out in front of the rooms smoking and talking loudly until midnight or later both nights! Definitely DO NOT RECOMMEND- unless you...

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2Thank neaney
Alcoa, Tennessee
Reviewed 25 March 2015

You want amenities, art deco design, flat screen t.v.'s, etc. keep driving. You want a quiet place to stay with a comfortable bed for cheap, this is your place. Stayed here on a Cherokee weekend because everything was sold out. Glad I did. About a 10 minute easy drive to the casino. Try it out.

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1Thank Richard G
PHILADELPHIA
Reviewed 3 January 2015

We stayed here for the New Year for 2 nites n want to say we were very very pleased. The owners are the best, very friendly n helpful if u need anything. The room was clean n was really nice. Yes we would stay here again the price was super.

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2Thank GLADYS S
Greenville, South Carolina, United States
Reviewed 15 December 2014 via mobile

I really have no Complaints considering I only paid $55. The owners were nice and courteous. The room was out dated and old fashioned. But my shower was hot and the linens were clean. They have real metal keys to open the doors which had me laughing.

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2Thank Keesha J

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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
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • 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: ₹ 3,201 - ₹ 4,904 (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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