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  • Very good17%
  • Average27%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible33%
Welcome to Sapphire Inn Franklin Featuring a perfect getaway motel in Franklin, North Carolina when planning that beautiful mountain vacation filled with several exciting activities in the Gem Capital of World. Franklin, North Carolina is located in Nantahala National Forest. Sapphire Inn is close to many hiking trails including Appalachian Trail & Bartram Trail, waterfalls, gem mining, golf courses, boating, fishing and much more. Sapphire Inn offers free Wi-Fi and pet-friendly accommodations in Franklin, just 20 miles from Cherokee where jackpot awaits you at Harrah's Casino. Free private parking is available on site. Certain rooms include views of the mountains or city. The rooms include a private bathroom fitted with a bathtub. A flat-screen TV is provided with Direct TV. You will find a 24-hour front desk at the property. Maggie Valley is 28 miles from Sapphire Inn, and Bryson City is 17 miles away. The nearest airport is Asheville Regional Airport, 73 miles from the property
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Golf Course
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Made rev via booking.com and when we arrived the gentlemen at the desk was cursing and just lacked any respect...found hair in the made up bed and hair on sink...trash all along the outside of room...carpet was not vacuum and a child stuff animal lying...More

Thank kktsebastian
Response from Sapphire I, General Manager at Sapphire InnResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your time and feedback. We apologize for the negative experience at our facility. We will check into inappropriate use of language by staff member because we always get compliments for him. We will also check on cleaning details because that's a must...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you have stayed here in previous years (as I have), you will clearly see the new owners are trying hard to improve this small, older hotel. Great changes that I noticed was... clean bathrooms (mold in shower - all gone), new comfortable beds, entire...More

Thank Pat-FrankG
Response from Sapphire I, Owner at Sapphire InnResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much! We enjoyed your company, and we appreciate your feedback. It means a lot to us. We will be definitely looking forward to seeing you and your mother again.

Reviewed 31 July 2018

I stayed at Sapphire Inn for the gem show the stay was great bed was comfortable clean room and front desk was friendly and helpful the bedding was new looks like..it is close to lots of nice resturants and downtown

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Reviewed 10 July 2018

Happened to be in this hotel or should I say - a rundown motel - for a night and I really regret it. Stayed in room no 6 with 2 queen size beds. The room had the following features: - Damp floor - The front...More

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Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

Helpful, friendly staff. Large, clean, private rooms. Hot showers. Comfortable beds. Fast WiFi. Close to a new laundromat. Close to many restaurants (recommend Mi Casa and Sakura) and shops. On the shuttle line so you can get anywhere in town for $1, or to/from Rock...More

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"Avoid the hotel or choose rooms on 2nd floor. Surely avoid room no 6"
AvidTraveller1979_20
9 Jul 2018
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"Ask for a room on the top floor in the center"
valerybates
24 Sep 2017
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"Would pick a room on upper level"
BudgetTravelerMR2
4 Aug 2017
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"Upstairs on the end"
3D0Gnight
4 Sep 2016
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PRICE RANGE
US$ 47 - US$ 66 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
United StatesNorth CarolinaNorth Carolina MountainsFranklin
NUMBER OF ROOMS
30
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