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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Working in the airline industry my family and I are able to frequently fly down to visit my niece at the college around the corner from here and this is always our first choice. The rooms are always clean, newly renovated, spacious, and offers plenty of amenities for the great price. We always arrive after the office has closed, but...

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SunsetOwner, Owner at Sunset Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your glowing review!! We are very appreciative of both your continued business and your kind words. Lori

Morristown, New Jersey
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Small, 50s style room. Very clean, furniture and bedding was newly refreshed. Nothing fancy, but lots of character. Walking distance to town. I appreciated the hot drink choices provided in the lobby to prepare back in the room.

Thank ziajill
Greenville, South Carolina
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Friendly staff, great location, unique room decor...well worth a visit! The rooms had all you needed, very clean. It was too cold and wet to sit outside and visit with the neighbors, may be next time !

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Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Cozy, comfortable throwback to the 60s. Spotless room. Friendly, efficient staff goes out of their way to make your stay an enjoyable experience. Will definitely return. Convenient to downtown and all Brevard has to offer. An easy walk downtown.

3Thank neergg
SunsetOwner, Owner at Sunset Motel, responded to this review

A review like yours helps us get the word out that people think we represent value and offer good service. Thank you and come back soon! Lori

Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

This hotel was very clean, vintage in a good way with its room decor. The coffee pot was not working but I later realized that it was connected to a plug in that was activated by a switch. The only drawback was there were not that many plugins for charging your devices, although with older kids who were traveling with...

Thank Shawnsweetie
SunsetOwner, Owner at Sunset Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your positive thoughts on your stay. We are sorry that you didn't find enough plug-ins for your many chargers. If you come again, ask for an extension cord with multiple outlets. As for the parking lot, we understand it can seem small when we are sold out or for very large vehicles. For future reference, there...

Wilmington, North Carolina, United States
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Killer retro motel. It's so convenient to everything in downtown Brevard (walking distance to most places). When I pass by the chain hotels in town, I think, "how boring". Since our daughter will be going to Brevard College next year, we hope to stay here many more times.

1Thank Pam Morris R
SunsetOwner, Owner at Sunset Motel, responded to this review

I would love to borrow your phrase "Killer retro motel" for my next ad campaign! Thank you so much for taking the time to review us in such a unique way! We look forward to all your college visits!! Lori

Indian Land, South Carolina
Reviewed 12 December 2016

We loved the Sunset Motel, with it's completely retro look, from the sign out front, to the lobby, to the rooms, each decorated in their own funky retro way! Located close enough to downtown Brevard to be convenient, yet far enough away to be quiet and relaxed. The owner has really made an effort to bring this beauty back to...

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SunsetOwner, Owner at Sunset Motel, responded to this review

You have been hired as our new marketing manager! Thank you for sharing your experience in such a detailed way with the TripAdvisor community. We know this took time out of your day and we whole-heartedly appreciate your effort on our behalf! Lori

Sunset, South Carolina
Reviewed 8 December 2016

So comforting to stay at. If you have any appreciation for 50's era design, this place will really take you back there. Solid block construction helps to keep the outside noise low for restful sleep. Our room was reasonably sized, the bath crisp, clean and surprisingly sized, again, when you consider the time it was built (1957). Return visits are...

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SunsetOwner, Owner at Sunset Motel, responded to this review

Wow! Your review took be aback. We are so appreciative that you gave Sunset this glowing review! Very unique too, pointing out aspects no one has prior. Of course, we can't wait to have you back and then we can hire you as our spokesperson (ha ha). Truly thankful, Lori

Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

The Sunset Motel offers a fun mix of vintage and repro. Our apartment, which was cozy, clean and comfortable, faced the woods and was the perfect location for our dogs. The staff was great, too. A unique destination, and we plan to return.

Thank Martha B
SunsetOwner, Owner at Sunset Motel, responded to this review

We are so pleased you liked your little efficiency apartment in the back. These are very popular because of the kitchen and the lawn. Thank you for your appreciation for the staff and location! We are always working to improve our guest's experience and look forward to having you with us again! Lori

Charlotte, North Carolina
Reviewed 28 November 2016

My husband and I loved the Sunset Motel. The feel like home staff made it feel as we were home away from home. The location is within walking distance to town, shopping and restaurants. We already have our next trip planned and we will stay at the Sunset Motel.

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SunsetOwner, Owner at Sunset Motel, responded to this review

Your thoughtful review is a pleasure to read. We’re pleased to learn that our team could go above and beyond your expectations and that you enjoyed a peaceful getaway here with us. Our team is also happy to know that you enjoyed our accommodations and amenities. We look forward to the opportunity to welcome you back again and again in...

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  • Free Parking
GreenLeadersSilver level
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Sunset Motel is a hip, unique and affordable 50's roadside motor court that has been lovingly "retrovated" with modern amenities (Wifi,mini fridge,microwave,coffee maker,blow dryer,flat-screen TV,HBO,Cable). We are always improving! Our little blast-from-the-past is centrally located between DuPont & Pisgah Forests and within walking distance to downtown. Each room is unique and all but one are on ground-level, 2 with kitchens, 3 with kitchenettes.Lounge about on our patio in vintage chairs and strike up a conversation with other guests over a glass of your fave libation. We offer the best of Southern hospitality. Come as our guest. Leave as our friend! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sunset Motel

Address: 523 S Broad St, Brevard, NC 28712-4044
Region: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Mountains > Brevard
Price Range: $104 - $149 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Sunset Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 19
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“There are different size rooms, and some pet friendly rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles PamMorrisR, 18 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Not sure other than that there are limited pet friendly rooms and you need to advise in advance if you have a pet.”
 of 5 bubbles 794JanetS, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The King room as spacious!”
 of 5 bubbles 880janetj, 19 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Our rooms were perfect and all of the rooms looked great. No bad choices.”
 of 5 bubbles kapur99, 11 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a large room - well worth it.”
 of 5 bubbles L4334LQchrisl, 30 Jun 2016 | Read review
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