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The Cardinal Inn

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Easley, South Carolina
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

We have stayed at many hotels. We spent Thanksgiving at Cardinal Inn this year and I will never stay at another motel again. Cindy was just so AWESOME I have never been made to feel like family or at home as she made us feel. She is the absolute reason I will return only to the Cardinal Inn. The rooms...

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LdyCharle, Owner at The Cardinal Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so very much! Cindy is AWESOME and we are so glad she is part of our Family, and now you are too! I hope to meet you on your return visit.

Jacksonville, Alabama
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have stayed here several times.and they never let us down.always clean and comfortable. A quaint little hotel with views of surrounding mountains.the owners are so friendly and helpful. And always have wood for their Fire pit so you can sit around the "campfire" and enjoy with friends or family.they always have bike towels for us motorcycle enthusiasts also. We...

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We can't wait until you all come back to visit!!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to take a weekend trip to ride and see the call colors. I found this little inn on trip advisor. After reading the rviews I decided to try The Cardinal inn. All I can say is wow we will be back. The hostess was great & the bed is one of the best hotel beds we have ever...

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LdyCharle, Owner at The Cardinal Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful remarks, we love happy guests. Hurry back!

Brookhaven, Mississippi
Reviewed 24 October 2016

We enjoyed every aspect of our stay.The rooms were inviting,clean and beds comfortable.The owners even had an outdoor fire at night for the guests to sit around and fellowship.The owners went out of their way to see that we had everything we needed.

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LdyCharle, Owner at The Cardinal Inn, responded to this review

Thank you, we love visiting with our guests!

Crystal River, Florida
Reviewed 9 October 2016

An immaculate inn with attention to even the smallest detail. The only thing that could possibly make it any better would be if Bob Newhart was there cracking jokes! Comfortable, modernized, great wi-fi and TV, bright cheery rooms, and close to everything. Thanks Paula and Charlee; we look forward to staying with you again.

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Thank you so much for your kind remarks! Hurry back and maybe even bring you neighbors. Paula & Charlee

Reviewed 5 October 2016

We always feel welcome when staying at the Cardinal Inn! I would recommend it to anyone. We just love the family atmosphere! Plan on staying there the next time we are in the Smokies. It's close to everything you need while staying.

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LdyCharle, Owner at The Cardinal Inn, responded to this review

We will always welcome you back! Thank you for taking the time to write such a nice review! Charlotte

Stanfield, North Carolina
Reviewed 3 October 2016

The rooms are basic but very clean. The beds were comfortable. The outdoor areas were very nice, with seating, fire pit, hammocks and picnic tables. What makes this Inn so exceptional is the wonderful ladies that run it. To say that they go above and beyond to make you feel at home is an understatement. I wish we had been...

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Thank you so much for your review! We hope you will come visit us again, we love seeing our friends again.

Ithaca, New York
Reviewed 20 September 2016

This is an old fashioned roadside motel dressed up with cute linens and renovated bathrooms. The people who run the place are just amazingly nice. The awesome coffee shop across the street is an added bonus.

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LdyCharle, Owner at The Cardinal Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to review us! We hope that anytime your travels bring you back to this area you will think of us. Charlotte

Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 15 September 2016

We are two middle aged, comfort-lovin', at least Holiday Inn-stayin' biker couples. I am the hotel snob in the bunch. This place was great! We got there and they were showing another couple around, so we waited on the porch. We spotted the beer and other drinks in the refrigerator cooler and asked how much for a beer. Free...left over...

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LdyCharle, Owner at The Cardinal Inn, responded to this review

What fabulous review! Thank you although you had me going with "Good for Hotel Snobs" LOL We glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you back whenever your travels bring you to the area Charlotte

Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Wonderful place to stay in Maggie Valley! From the check- in to the check- out everything was perfect! Great room with the most comfortable bed that we have ever slept on. Owners very nice and welcoming. We left with a cute little rubber ducky souviner that the owners left on the tub. We will definitely stay many more times in...

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Happy RollTide Monday! Thank you for taking the time to let us know how we are doing and we can't wait to welcome you back! Charlotte

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Clean, Comfortable & Connected... Welcome to beautiful Maggie Valley and the newly renovated Cardinal Inn. Your hostesses, Paula and Charlee, are eager to make this your best trip ever. You are greeted at the front office and then shown to your newly up-dated room with pillow-top mattresses, HDTVs with DirecTV and HBO. Our bathrooms have been supplied with luscious cotton towels and new massage showerheads. Each room has AC/heat, a microwave, mini-refrigerator and blow dryer. We have king bed rooms, double queen bed rooms and efficiencies that feature a full kitchen. WiFi, a bag of popcorn and a couple of bottles of water are complimentary. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Cardinal Inn

Address: 3735 Soco Rd, 3735 Soco Rd, Maggie Valley, NC 28751-6100
Region: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Mountains > Maggie Valley
Price Range: ₹ 4,969 - ₹ 6,466 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Cardinal Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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“All rooms are very nice. Loved the chairs out front.”
 of 5 bubbles crownvicgal, 31 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Room 10 on the end, very quiet. It is one of the bigger rooms I believe with the "efficiency" amenities it offered.”
 of 5 bubbles us2inthecountry, 11 Jul 2016 | Read review
“I have over the years stayed in several rooms , they all are the same clean, quiet great views ans very comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles revwindy, 23 Jun 2016 | Read review
“10 rooms- they're all good. Big, clean, bright, comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles deegillet, 22 Jun 2016 | Read review
“if you want kitchen ask for room 9 or 10”
 of 5 bubbles Winnipoohe, 5 Jun 2016 | Read review
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