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Lloyds on the River Country Inn

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Fayetteville, Georgia
Reviewed 27 November 2015 via mobile

Peaceful river view off back porch with comfortable rockers. Clean room, good value. Ten minute drive to restaurants. Larry, the owner, was very helpful with information on check in. He gave details about the property and the local areas of Cherokee and Bryson City.

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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
Reviewed 26 October 2015

The porch with rocking chairs and view of the river were very nice. The location was 5 miles from Bryson City and 5 miles from Cherokee. The owners live on premises and provided us with all the info we needed to enjoy the area's attractions. They were also invaluable help when our car broke down on the first day! The...

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Aiken, South Carolina
Reviewed 18 October 2015

We chose Lloyds based on other positive reviews and were not disappointed! A porch with rockers faces the river so it is very pleasant. The rooms are clean, comfortable, and at a reasonable price. Bryson City is five mile in one direction and Cherokee five miles in the other direction. Good location.

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Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina
Reviewed 15 October 2015

Mr. Causey and I spent two nights at Lloyd's on the River recently. We booked late and got, what I believe to be, one of the smaller rooms, room 106. We liked that the walls of our room were finished with knotty pine and the way the doors were finished in a rustic style. There was also an old, stone...

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LloydsontheRiver, Owner at Lloyds on the River Country Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the wonderful and detailed review. Yes, unfortunately, since Lloyds was built originally as cabins in the 1920's, some of the rooms are small. Feel free to ask for a larger room with 2 beds on the river or we have one with a full kitchen, double bed and daybed next time. But we are glad...

Havelock, North Carolina
Reviewed 10 October 2015 via mobile

You can't get a better room on the river for the money. The rooms are very clean and the staff are very polite and helpfull. If you are looking for a quite place with a fantastic view this is the place for you.

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LloydsontheRiver, Owner at Lloyds on the River Country Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments. We look forward to seeing you again for a future visit.

Reviewed 8 October 2015

We came to Bryson City for the Great Smoky Mountain Railway. This motel is right between Bryson City and Cherokee. Very convenient. This is definitely a Mom & Pop place. Our room was very basic, but comfortable. A coffee pot, micro and refrig in the room. Everything was very clean. I had issues with the bathroom. No place to put...

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LloydsontheRiver, Owner at Lloyds on the River Country Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. Yes, we are a Mom and Pop motel and are proud to be a part of the history of Lloyds dating back from 1928. As with most independent motels, we don't have all the amenities that a large chain hotel offers, but if you had asked us, we do have hairdryers, alarm clocks, iron/ironing boards,...

Morganton, North Carolina
Reviewed 21 September 2015 via mobile

Loved this place! Owner was so nice and showed me on map where everything was in town. Loved the room. It is very country feeling which I love and loved the rocking chairs and being on the river. Will definitely stay there when we go back to mountains.

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Gautier, Mississippi
Reviewed 20 September 2015

Just got back from a trip to Bryson City stayed two nights at Lloyds with a group of friends. Clean rooms, convenient to all the places we wanted to visit. Motorcycle friendly, anytime we go back to the area, this will be our first choice.

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Manning, South Carolina
Reviewed 16 September 2015

Motel built in the 20's and remodeled. Rooms have a back porch with rocking chairs overlooking the river. We stayed on the end room 101 next to the well traveled road and was a bit noisy with traffic. 101 is small but has a queen bed, mattress is hard. Room was clean with fridge, microwave and coffee maker. Owners are...

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Milton Keynes
Reviewed 8 September 2015

Quiet location by the river. In between the small towns of Bryson City and Cherokee with easy access to the Great Smoky Mountains. The motel was clean and we had a friendly welcome. Rocking chairs at front and rear. Decor was rustic but facilities good for short break - fridge, microwave, pool at front. Note - no hair dryer in...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Kitchenette
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Lloyds on the River Country Inn has 25 rooms, 15 are directly on the Oconaluftee River with back porches and rocking chairs. All rooms have a unique decor and most are furnished with real handmade beds, dressers and tables made of cherry wood. There are four kitchennettes with the rest having small refrigerators and microwaves. Wi-Fi, in-room coffee service and full cable are provided. An outdoor pool, grills, picnic tables and fishing from our river bank round out the guest experience. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lloyds on the River Country Inn

Address: 5370 Ela Rd, Bryson City, NC 28713-7871
Region: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Mountains > Bryson City
Price Range: $86 - $162 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 25
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Country Inn Bryson City
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“all the rooms are basically as wonderful as the other”
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“Ask for the ground floor rooms in order to have a view of the creek.”
sc12pearl, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All of the rooms downstairs have rockers and porch along the river bank”
mayadukes, 27 Dec 2016 | Read review
“In summer, you want the rooms facing the river.”
amberc77, 27 Dec 2016 | Read review
“book early to request a river view room!”
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