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Mountain Empire Motel

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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good0%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible69%
  • 29 Jun 2018
    “Great place”
  • 20 Nov 2017
    “Disgusting: Tics on the bed”
1537 S Shady St, Mountain City, TN 37683-2013 See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Outdoor pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
1 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

It was really affordable and the staff was friendly. Theres amazing mountain views and it gave me a good place to relax and get away from everything. There's a place right next door too so I liked it.

Thank shiva p
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Would not recommend! My partner and I noticed that there were tics on the beds right before going to sleep. It was disgusting. We killed the ones we saw, but more kept coming. We ended up sleeping in the car.

1  Thank Eva C
Reviewed 25 September 2017

This place is the worst I have seen. Surprised it is allowed to operate. Nasty!! Stains on everything. Mold and mildew in the bathroom. I am glad I had my trusty travel Lysol spray. Doors didn't even have security locks, Everything is run down, old...More

1  Thank Robin K
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

This place was filthy with stains on sheets and bed spread. Nasty. Saw 2 roaches on arrival to room. Two women with all their belongings piled in clothes baskets hanging out in front of a room. Another room had several male visitors in a short...More

1  Thank Lou Ann M
Reviewed 10 July 2016

I wish I had read these reviews first, but I was desperate for a place to stay on a holiday weekend! When I arrived, I was told the rate was $58, not the $48 I was quoted on the phone. It was a holiday weekend...More

2  Thank dreamdiver
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Outdoor pool
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US$ 67 - US$ 68 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United States > Tennessee > Mountain City
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Room & Suite (14)
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"find a room in another motel."
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"I am not sure if all of their rooms are disgusting. I'd look at it before paying for it."
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