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Sapphire Inn

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Bathrooms had mild in the shower and cigarette burns in the sheets. Would not let my dog sleep there. We were there for one night, owners did not show concern. We asked for extra towels and the service was not very good, charged a different price from what we were told.

Thank winecoffee
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

We came off the Appalachian Trail and wanted to stay in Franklin for this portion of our section hike. Sapphire is conveniently located downtown near must-see Curahee Brewery and Cafe Rel and other sites. Unfortunately this place epitomizes a cheap motel: it smells, the sheets are stained, the towels are torn, there is mold on the ceiling, the shower track...

Thank Jason S
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

This is the worst place I have ever thought about staying in. Floor/ rug had stains with who knows what--- would not dream of going bare foot on. Bathroom was old, rusted and moldy. And who knows what else goes on at a place like this! The person at front desk was nice-- only good part. Thankfully we were able...

Thank Karen B
Cleveland, Ohio
Reviewed 25 October 2016

This motel was just what we needed. It was right in the middle of town, close enough to where we needed to be, and the beds were clean. They have free wifi and thousands of TV channels to choose from. There is also a mini fridge and a microwave. Unfortunately, there is no in-room coffee. They do have coffee in...

1Thank Mo S
Reviewed 22 October 2016

We couldn't find anywhere to stay due to the hurricane and ended up staying here because it was available. I was really scared to stay after reading the reviews and was prepared to sleep in the car if needed, but it wasn't bad at all. Our room was clean. The sheets were clean. Not much water pressure at all in...

2Thank ilovetotravel1976
Beaufort, South Carolina
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Words cannot explain how horrible my experience here was. I had to evacuate my home due to Hurricane Matthew and drove 6 hours to this motel because it was advertised as "pet friendly" and actually had available rooms. The prices were more than double what was advertised. Price gouging at its finest! Pet fees were very expensive too! I was...

Thank SCDentist
Seymour, Tennessee
Reviewed 4 September 2016

Because of our experience here it will be a long time before we ever stay in a motel again (as opposed to a hotel). The reviews seemed to have improved after new ownership, but it was the other tenants that made it miserable. We chose this place because it was dog friendly. The only positive thing I can say about...

2Thank 3D0Gnight
Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

I confess-I violated my own policy by not reading the Trip Advisor reviews. I'm the queen of value priced hotels, but this is the worst place I have ever stayed in in my 69 years. We were passing through for 2 reasons: visiting my husband's parent's graves and dining at the acclaimed Caffe Rel. I can handle the mismatched decor,...

5Thank ginnymom911
Louisville, Kentucky
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

If you are going for value, this is your hotel. It has walls. It's clean. It's value. It's convenient to town, gas, food, highway, etc. Don't expect fancy or the perks, and you are golden. This is perfect for those families coming to check out the mining.

4Thank Leanna K
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

Checked in for a overnight stay. Pleasantly surprised with motel. Updated room with new carpet, new flat-screen TV and mattress. The bathtub was worn but otherwise clean. proprietor JD was very friendly and made sure our stay was pleasant.

1Thank Daryl S

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  • Pool
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Sapphire Inn

Address: 761 E Main St, Franklin, NC 28734-2674
Region: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Mountains > Franklin
Price Range: ₹ 3,503 - ₹ 7,526 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Sapphire Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 30
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“Upstairs on the end”
3D0Gnight, 4 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Great location to access area attractions.”
X782LBgeorgeb, 2 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Ask to see the rooms prior to selecting one. We viewed 3 and all were very clean.”
476gregorym, 15 Sep 2015 | Read review
“It is good for sleeping for a night”
688anila, 12 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Go somewhere else”
happytravelernc7, 15 Mar 2015 | Read review
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