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River's Edge Motel

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Staunton, Virginia, United States
Reviewed 5 April 2016

We recently spent a night at the River's Edge Motel. I would give it high marks - nothing glamorous, but recently renovated and a very nice setting right on the river. What you don't see in the photos are the facts that that the motel is right off the main drag through town, and that there is an RV park...

1Thank Susan L
LaFayette, Georgia
Reviewed 14 March 2016 via mobile

In passing this tiny motel situated right on the road, one might be led to think it's like many other mom and pop operations in Cherokee. Not so. This is a gem hidden in plain sight. What makes it that way? The service when making a reservation is on par with popular national chains in that it's personal and professional....

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Susan A, General Manager at River's Edge Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review Rivers Edge Motel.We very much value and appreciate your feedback.Our staff takes pride in hospitality.We are happy you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to seeing you again.

Martinez, Georgia
Reviewed 15 February 2016 via mobile

From outward appearances, this little roadside motel might scare you, but don't let this fool you. The rooms are clean, updated, and offer an amazing view of the river from the balcony. Every room has a balcony overlooking the water. Bathroom was clean with plenty of supplies and hot water. TV was modern with cable channels. Only downside was even...

4Thank brad0528
Susan A, General Manager at River's Edge Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to review Rivers Edge Motel. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and look forward to seeing you again. Our staff takes pride in cleanliness and hospitality. Hope to see you soon!

Four Oaks
Reviewed 26 January 2016 via mobile

Room was SUPER clean and very nicely decorated. Comfortable bed and linens were great quality. River view and sounds were so nice, only wish it wasn't so cold out or we would have opened the door more often! Would most certainly stay again and highly recommend!

3Thank Michell N
Susan A, General Manager at River's Edge Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review Rivers Edge Motel.WE are happy you enjoyed your stay and look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 14 January 2016

I stayed here over New Year's and loved it. From the outside it doesn't look like much, but the rooms are really nice (comparable to a Hampton Inn) and it's super, super clean. It looked like the room had been redone recently, e.g. furniture, carpet, bedding, bathroom, drapes, flat screen tv, etc. all looked really new. Each room has a...

2Thank rbr0wn
Susan A, General Manager at River's Edge Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review Rivers Edge Motel.We are happy you enjoyed your stay with us.Our staff takes pride in cleanliness and hospitality.We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 22 December 2015

We weren't sure where we wanted to stay, but we wanted it to be affordable. Well this place is a Diamond in the Rough! It's been recently been rehabbed. Very clean, comfy and great view's overlooking the river with a private balcony to sit out an enjoy the peacefulness. I definitely recommend this place and I will stay here again...

1Thank Teri C
Waycross, Georgia
Reviewed 17 December 2015

Overnight stay in Cherokee on our way to Gatlinburg. We booked on the way up there, and they made arrangements for us to pick up the key at another hotel since we would be checking in after hours. The check in and check out process was smooth. It is a lot better on the inside than it looks on the...

1Thank RVbeacher
Reviewed 4 November 2015

This is a lovely little place to stay near the heart of Cherokee. It's right on the main road through town so parking is a little challenging, especially if traffic is busy. Each room has its own balcony overlooking the clean charming river behind the motel. The room was very clean, newly painted/decorated, and despite being next to the road,...

2Thank bunnylvr
Bucyrus, Ohio
Reviewed 2 November 2015 via mobile

To be honest, we only rented here because all of the name brand hotels were full. We are so happy that we did! We were skeptical at first, but I had looked on TripAdvisor and found great reviews so we went for it. The room was very clean and spacious. But I really need to tell you that the VIEW...

3Thank Angela B
Reviewed 25 October 2015 via mobile

I stayed two nights . . . It was very peaceful. The view was great especially with the fall foliage! My room was kept very clean and well-stocked with towels, toiletries, etc. I will most definitely be back. Thanks to motel staff for a great stay!

1Thank trjeff1

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  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Recently remodeled and located on the Cherokee Indian Reservation in the heart of the Great Smoky Mountains, River's Edge has everything to offer. You can sit on your own private balcony overlooking the Oconaluftee River, or just step out the door to choose from convenient restaurants, stores, and attractions. ... more   less 

Additional Information about River's Edge Motel

Address: 1026 Tasli Blvd, Cherokee, NC 28719
Region: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Mountains > Cherokee
Price Range: $130 - $264 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — River's Edge Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 21
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Also Known As:
River`s Edge Hotel Cherokee
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#3 Family Hotel in Cherokee
#3 Romantic Hotel in Cherokee
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“Room 207 has a squeaking floor”
DaculaNene, 8 Apr 2017 | Read review
“You can hear all the traffic driving by, from the 1st floor rooms. Next time I'll try an upstairs room.”
TripML2016, 7 Feb 2017 | Read review
“For quick access to upstairs, near office: rooms 201, 202 etc.”
430jcg, 6 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Upstairs is worth having to carry luggage. No elevator.”
Fergmom, 29 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All rooms face river.”
stillH2OMinnesota, 20 Aug 2016 | Read review
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