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Two Rivers Lodge

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“the river”(86 reviews)
“fire pit”(35 reviews)
“the owner”(30 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Breakfast included
Room Service
Fitness centre
Pets Allowed
Two Rivers Lodge is a nostalgic American owned family operated business. We have 21 ground floor rooms with refrigerator, microwave and in room coffee and two three bedroom family cabins. We have plenty of parking for pickups and trailers and are central to all the best roads, fishing...
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Location and contact
5280 Ela Rd, Bryson City, NC 28713-7870
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68.5 km to Mc Ghee Tyson Airport
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Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

First, let me say it is NOT right IN Bryson City, but it's worth the few extra miles for its tranquil setting on the river. Many others had used the word "pleasant" in their descriptions. That can mean mediocre...or as in this case, it captures...More

Thank pcochranak
Response from TwoRiversLodgenc, Owner at Two Rivers LodgeResponded 18 August 2017

Thank you for the glowing review. We hope others are as pleased.

Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Such a nice quiet little place. They have rooms, but we stayed In the cabin behind. There is a garage, fire pit, washer and dryer, two bathrooms, 3 bedrooms, dining area, tv, very nice. Surrounded by trees, and a lake in back, right off the...More

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Response from TwoRiversLodgenc, Owner at Two Rivers LodgeResponded 15 August 2017

We really appreciate such a detailed personal account of your experience. It goes a long way helping potential guests find what they are looking for based on what you enjoyed and not a property owner's description.

Reviewed 8 August 2017

Bryson City is a small town on the North Carolina side of the Great Smoky Mountain national park. This motel had a cozy, rustic ambiance to it that was adequate for our needs. More upscale accommodations can be found on the Tennessee side of the...More

Thank Philip M
Response from TwoRiversLodgenc, Owner at Two Rivers LodgeResponded 11 August 2017

Thanks for taking the time to write a review. We are glad you enjoyed your experience here.

Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

The place is ideal for a short stay. The rooms are kept clean and tidy. The river, with its beautiful view, is a few steps away, and the owners are very welcoming and offer coffee in the morning! It gives a very authentic feel!

Thank Anita .
Response from TwoRiversLodgenc, Owner at Two Rivers LodgeResponded 25 July 2017

Thanks for taking the time to write a review. We are happy you enjoyed your stay.

Reviewed 10 July 2017

Beautiful location, old vacation motel, somewhat updated. We enjoyed the fire pit by the river. Out of downtown, so quiet. Friendly owner and dog. Comfortable bed. We would stay again. GPS has trouble finding it, easily found on a map. It is on the highway...More

Thank Hurley S
Response from TwoRiversLodgenc, Owner at Two Rivers LodgeResponded 11 July 2017

We thank you and our dog Rory thanks you for your review. Also thank for bringing up the GPS issue. We have sent this year a lot of issues with certain brands. Always with TOMTOM for years but recently with megellin and since certain updates...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Outdoor pool
Price range
US$75 - US$118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Price range
US$75 - US$118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
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Family and Play Areas (8)
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22 July 2017|
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Response from TwoRiversLodgenc | Property representative |
This year the fishing has been good here. Some of the local paid fishing guides bring visiting anglers here on a daily basis. You will catch mostly bass and rainbow trout here. We are not on any float route but if... More
7 July 2017|
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Response from TwoRiversLodgenc | Property representative |
We did stop taking pet reservations in June of 2016. We have found some u solicited ads that still show us as pet friendly and have requested them be discontinued but if anyone is aware of a listing showing us as pet... More
28 April 2017|
Response from TwoRiversLodgenc | Property representative |
We have so many large yearly groups whose dates may change slightly from year to year that we don't start taking individual reservations until November each year. As for what is the best time, if you mean when is the best... More
Room Tips
"Room with river view was best...…"
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"The rooms that are river view, have a view through a window only. Room entrance is on the pool side"
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"Some may want to ask to have a room further away from the ice machine / noise. However it never did bother us."
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"Room 11 is right by the ice maker and utility room, so not as quiet as the others."
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