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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Our room was clean. We had all the needed essentials. Planning on staying again, due to the cleanliness and the beds were comfortable. Close to grocery store set in a small town atmosphere. No breakfast served but close to restaurant also.

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Thank Rhonda H
Apex, North Carolina
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Can't beat the price, recently remodeled. Very clean rooms, nice bathrooms. The mattresses are very low to the ground, but comfortable. Has a great refrigerator with separate freezer and microwave in room. Great option for staying affordably near Banner Elk, Boone, or Blowing Rock.

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Thank stclairm2014
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I just want to say ,that we fell in love with this little place. Things are updated. Nice bathroom. Cute little town. And customer service was outstanding. The 2 ladies that I dealt with at the front desk, could not of been anymore nice. They were helpful and had a smiling faces. It feels good to be greeted with such... More 

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Thank 83nancy83
Justin R, General Manager at The Shady Lawn Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback!!! We work very hard to have satisfied guest!! When you are back in the area please come and stay with us again! More 

Winkleigh, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for 1 night after a brilliant drive on the Blue Ridge Parkway. Very helpful and courteous staff made our brief stay a pleasure. Room very clean and tidy , bathroom very spacious and modern and the bed was one of the most comfortable beds we have ever slept in. We would definitely stay here again if in the area,... More 

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Thank Phil038
Summerville, South Carolina
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked this room because I thought it was close to boone, but it took me awhile and several phone calls to find where they were. it would of helped if I had printed directions out but I didn't. I was hoping I would see signs but didn't. The room was ok nothing special. The parking could be tight if... More 

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Thank oldbat2557
Asheville, North Carolina
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Reviewed 25 October 2016

Shady Lawn Lodge was all we were expecting. Convenient, clean, and comfortable. If we are ever in the area again, we will certainly stay there again! I found the lodging through Trip Advisor and was not at all disappointed.

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Thank bobet7
Landrum, South Carolina
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Reviewed 18 October 2016

My second stay at this hotel. No hassle, no "surprises". Clean, comfortable, and the most spacious bathroom I've ever seen. Newland is a tiny town but that's ok. The restaurants are within walking distance. A couple of fast food types, a bbq , (which seems to be the local favorite, The Mason Jar, and one featuring Asian cuisine. And I... More 

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Thank Les S
Springfield, Missouri
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Reviewed 5 October 2016

Room was spacious and had an OK king sized bet that was low to the ground and was a little soft for my liking. Furniture was OK but would have been better with an easy chair or couch in it. Had a table and 2 chairs but the chairs were not comfortable for long term leisurly sitting. Bathroom was great... More 

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Reviewed 19 September 2016

This place is quite quaint, but outside is neat and clean. The room was clean and nice, just wish I could say the same for the bed!... When I turned the covers down, to go to bed for the night, there were either Blood smears or do-do stains! Yuck! turned my stomach! I ended up sleeping on top of all... More 

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Thank babetravels
Justin R, General Manager at The Shady Lawn Lodge, responded to this review

We are so sorry to hear about your unfortunate experience! Our reputation and good reviews is how well we keep our rooms clean and push for that goal with every guest. We do apologize and if you are in our area we would love for you to stay with us again so we can make it right for you! We... More 

Birmingham
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Reviewed 17 August 2016

Decided to stay at this Lodge on way to Linville and was very well pleased with stay. Recent renovations make the room nice, fresh, clean. Had a good night sleep after a cordial welcome from front desk. She took care of all our request and good thing we made reservations because it was sold out due to wedding in town.... More 

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Thank William M
Justin R, General Manager at The Shady Lawn Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Traveler. Thank you for your review and for choosing our lodge. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay and Were looking forward to having you again as a guest in our lodge. More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are located in the High Country of North Carolina in the community of Newland. We have 20 luxury units ranging from 1 queen bed to a 2 bedroom apartment suite. We are centrally located close to all major area attractions. Many championship golf courses line the area and resort communities with beautiful surroundings. Less than 10 miles to the top of Grandfather Mountain, site of the annual scottish Highland Games. Within 15 miles of the major ski resorts including Sugar Mountain and Beech Mountain for winter activities. Two universities are close to the area, with Appalachian State University and Lee's McRae University, both within a 30 minute drive.Surrounded by beautiful hiking trails and nature walks, there is something for everyone within minutes. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Shady Lawn Lodge

Address: 330 Cranberry St, Newland, NC 28657
Region: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Mountains > Newland
Price Range: $104 - $125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Shady Lawn Lodge 2.5*
Number of rooms: 20
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“Not all rooms have central air. Be sure to ask which ones have central air if you are there in warm weather.”
 of 5 bubbles tonyatkinson1947, 4 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at the top of the hill would have much less ambient light at night due to the direction they face”
 of 5 bubbles CarlH181, 2 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are ground level with door front parking.”
 of 5 bubbles Treefarmer5544, 29 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Quality beds and a big shower”
 of 5 bubbles , 28 Jun 2016 | Read review
“We had a Standard King which was perfect for our use. If you need more room to lounge about, you'd want to upgrade to the King Suite.”
 of 5 bubbles GrundfosPumpGuy, 20 Apr 2016 | Read review
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