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Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

This is the worst place I have ever thought about staying in. Floor/ rug had stains with who knows what--- would not dream of going bare foot on. Bathroom was old, rusted and moldy. And who knows what else goes on at a place like this! The person at front desk was nice-- only good part. Thankfully we were able...

Thank Karen B
Cleveland, Ohio
Reviewed 24 October 2016

This motel was just what we needed. It was right in the middle of town, close enough to where we needed to be, and the beds were clean. They have free wifi and thousands of TV channels to choose from. There is also a mini fridge and a microwave. Unfortunately, there is no in-room coffee. They do have coffee in...

1Thank Mo S
Reviewed 21 October 2016

We couldn't find anywhere to stay due to the hurricane and ended up staying here because it was available. I was really scared to stay after reading the reviews and was prepared to sleep in the car if needed, but it wasn't bad at all. Our room was clean. The sheets were clean. Not much water pressure at all in...

1Thank ilovetotravel1976
Beaufort, South Carolina
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Words cannot explain how horrible my experience here was. I had to evacuate my home due to Hurricane Matthew and drove 6 hours to this motel because it was advertised as "pet friendly" and actually had available rooms. The prices were more than double what was advertised. Price gouging at its finest! Pet fees were very expensive too! I was...

Thank SCDentist
Seymour, Tennessee
Reviewed 4 September 2016

Because of our experience here it will be a long time before we ever stay in a motel again (as opposed to a hotel). The reviews seemed to have improved after new ownership, but it was the other tenants that made it miserable. We chose this place because it was dog friendly. The only positive thing I can say about...

2Thank 3D0Gnight
Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

I confess-I violated my own policy by not reading the Trip Advisor reviews. I'm the queen of value priced hotels, but this is the worst place I have ever stayed in in my 69 years. We were passing through for 2 reasons: visiting my husband's parent's graves and dining at the acclaimed Caffe Rel. I can handle the mismatched decor,...

5Thank ginnymom911
Louisville, Kentucky
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

If you are going for value, this is your hotel. It has walls. It's clean. It's value. It's convenient to town, gas, food, highway, etc. Don't expect fancy or the perks, and you are golden. This is perfect for those families coming to check out the mining.

2Thank Leanna K
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

Checked in for a overnight stay. Pleasantly surprised with motel. Updated room with new carpet, new flat-screen TV and mattress. The bathtub was worn but otherwise clean. proprietor JD was very friendly and made sure our stay was pleasant.

1Thank Daryl S
Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

This is a great motel if you like just plain Jane. I really liked staying here. The people are fantastic and there's a restaurant across the street that's fabulous. Walking distance of downtown. So many things to do. They are working really hard to upgrade the rooms but we were comfortable. And they love pets!

1Thank Stephanie K
Lexington, South Carolina
Reviewed 2 January 2016

The room was fine, the bed comfortable and it had a refrigerator and a microwave. The rates here were much more affordable than what others were charging so to me it was a great value. The non smoking room was clean and smelled clean. New management took over the hotel a few months ago and they are working hard to...

2Thank George B

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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Sapphire Inn

Address: 761 E Main St, Franklin, NC 28734-2674
Region: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Mountains > Franklin
Price Range: $72 - $126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Sapphire Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 30
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“Upstairs on the end”
 of 5 bubbles 3D0Gnight, 4 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Great location to access area attractions.”
 of 5 bubbles X782LBgeorgeb, 2 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Ask to see the rooms prior to selecting one. We viewed 3 and all were very clean.”
 of 5 bubbles 476gregorym, 15 Sep 2015 | Read review
“It is good for sleeping for a night”
 of 5 bubbles 688anila, 12 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Go somewhere else”
 of 5 bubbles happytravelernc7, 15 Mar 2015 | Read review
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