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Reviewed 12 August 2012

we stayed here for 2 nights when the trout derby was going on. we arrived at 11 that moring an room was ready its a large room an very clean to be an older motel. staff was realy nice.not bad for the price we do plan on staying at this motel next time we come to cherokee.

1Thank jeff s
Reviewed 6 August 2012 via mobile

It was $75 on a thursday night. Was really looking for cheaper from the reviews. It was clean and the staff very nice! The private balcony overlooking the river is nice. Would most likely stay again. Close to Harrahs too.

3Thank Crockettjeanne
Maryville, Tennessee
Reviewed 2 August 2012

My niece, my sister and I stayed 3 days in Cherokee,NC at this lodge. We booked online and our room was ready when we arrived. The lodge is older, but I expect that in the older areas of Cherokee. The staff was friendly and helpful and the room was clean and functional. All rooms are on the river and you...

3Thank Cindy M
Newark, Ohio, United States
Reviewed 24 July 2012

My family & I stayed here for 2 nights. Room was large, clean & had a vintage smell that reminded me of trips the GSMNP region as a kid back in the 70's. They still use room keys ( my kids were like " what ? " ) & not a computer in sight !! My reservation was correct &...

4Thank BigBrad23
Reviewed 7 July 2012

Stayed here for 2 nights. A very nice room with a great balcony with rocking chairs overlooking the river. Within walking distance of several restaurants and tourist shops.A really nice place to stay. An older motel but dog friendly and the staff is wonderful. We will certainly stay here again.

4Thank Paula M
Greenville, North Carolina
Reviewed 27 June 2012

I've liked the Newfound Lodge ever since I was a kid and vacationed here with my family many years ago. I've stayed there twice in the last year and had very enjoyable experiences each time. The location is great and several places are within walking distance. There is a river behind the hotel providing nice scenery from your room. The...

7Thank awr79
Juliette, Georgia
Reviewed 19 June 2012

Giving 4 stars for the excellent service when we checked in. Very friendly and helpful staff. The hotel is a little "vintage" but very clean and comfortable. It's right on the river so the view is nice from your balcony. The hotel was well maintained and had everything you need for a good night's sleep. The price was comparable to...

4Thank MrsP4144
Wilmington, North Carolina
Reviewed 16 May 2012

A nice clean motel that will be a welcome relief to your pocketbook, not to mention a great view of the river behind the property from every room. Pet friendly and while not new, clean and to be honest very comfortable bed with lots of seating area on a patio and in the room. Young lady at front desk very...

5Thank Mountainlover1234
Reviewed 30 April 2012

Like another review on this motel, it is not the Hilton, but it is a clean and quiet place to stay. There are rocking chairs on the balcony that overlook the Oconaluftee river. My sons enjoyed going down and playing in the water. The staff was very friendly and the price was great! I would stay here again!

5Thank jatay411
Reviewed 8 January 2012

Newfound Lodge is not upscale, but is charming in a rustic way. The staff is friendly and the rooms are worn but clean. You have a coffee pot, a small fridge, and a private baloney overlooking the beautiful Oconaluftee River with two rocking chairs to watch the tubers float by. I have found that the majority of the hotels in...

5Thank GeorgiaSunSet

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Newfound Lodge

Address: 1192 Tsali Blvd, Highway 441 N., Cherokee, NC 28719-7200
Region: United States > North Carolina > Cherokee
Price Range: $56 - $104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 72
Also Known As:
Newfound Hotel Cherokee
Newfound Motel Cherokee
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Cherokee
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“They are all good. I like the ground floor.”
 of 5 bubbles JEwing4, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“ask for a room on the first floor.”
 of 5 bubbles sleary1961, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms have deck outback that overlook creek!”
 of 5 bubbles bettsinfla2, 2 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All room about the same. 2nd floor has best view of river.”
 of 5 bubbles BellJB, 27 Aug 2016 | Read review
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