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San-Ran Motel

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Lyman, Maine
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed one night, the accommodations are average, but we were pleased with the service and the room was clean and roomy. They are motorcycle friendly. If you are a rider, I would recommend that you try this place. I would defiantly stay again.

Thank Cassey111
Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

Decent motel. Clean and comfortable. Very friendly owner. Dated motel but was good for a base camp since I was riding the many great roads of the Smokies. Stayed 3 nights but on 2nd night had a cricket somewhere in vents or wall. Lucky I had earplugs. WiFi worked very well. I would stay again. The chairs outside rooms are...

1Thank Brian R
Patterson, Georgia
Reviewed 9 June 2015

I don't think the hotel has had a renovation since it was new. Housekeeping does not clean rooms every day if you're staying more than one evening. Bring your own sanitary wipes to insure cleanliness. VERY noisy from all the motorcycles and traffic from neighboring road. There's absolutely nothing to do in Robbinsville. It's a dry country (no alcohol) so...

3Thank Steven H
Fairmont, WV
Reviewed 8 May 2015

Our room was spacious, clean and comfortable. Great location--our group headed out to the Tail of the Dragon the next morning. t was handy to park right outside our room. Ann was a great innkeeper and made us feel right at home.

Thank Zebra71
Reviewed 26 October 2014

Stayed one night during peak season, therefore in light of that price probably reasonable. We arrived late and left early next morning, so stay was brief but had everything we needed. Frig, micro nice touch, satellite TV, spotty AT&T cell service in this entire area.

Thank carrib237
Somerset, Kentucky
Reviewed 10 October 2014

At dark the city rolls up the streets, turns off the lights and lets 3 million crickets loose. Very peacefull and quiet, very clean motel, friendly management. This place was built 40 years ago and still run by the same family. They have kept the rooms modern and maintained them better than most people maintain their homes. Only have 10...

Thank Motorcyclebuds
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 26 September 2014

We stayed here so we could ride the local motorcycle roads. For the price, there's much better options elsewhere. We had to cancel one of our rooms a few days before arriving and were told that although it was 3 days before, they needed a FULL 72hrs (we called at 10:00am three days before arriving). Service wasn't bad, but wasn't...

1Thank motodan
Reviewed 13 August 2014

My group had made reservations for a 3 day stay. We gave them our credit card number to hold the rooms. The day of our arrival she call me and told me she ran our card for validation and our card came up invalid. She told me that she needed a valid card to hold the rooms. So I gave...

3Thank Wido58
Reviewed 13 July 2014

We have stayed there for ten years. We have never had any problems there. They treat us as if we are family. We love staying at San Ran! Ann and Randall are really great people! We HIGHLY recommend staying here! They are motorcycle friendly, clean rooms, great prices, quiet area and very accommodating. The rooms are large. They go out...

Thank Gail R
Reviewed 30 June 2014

Arrived late after doing the "Dragon." Did not have reservations. We were met with open arms and friendly attitude. Room was clean, comfortable, and quiet. This motel caters to motorcycle travelers (which we were). Ann provided information on local eating establishments that proved to be excellent. A bit pricey but worth it.

Thank Michael R

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Additional Information about San-Ran Motel

Address: US 129 By Pass, Robbinsville, NC 28771
Region: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Mountains > Robbinsville
Price Range: $61 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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“Bring your own sanitary wipes. Not sure that it's very clean.”
319Steve, 9 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Park your motorcycle in front of your room.”
Motorcyclebuds, 10 Oct 2014 | Read review
“WiFi is useless and they might as well not offer it.”
motodan, 26 Sep 2014 | Read review
“Clean rooms, peaceful area and very good owners. Very accommodating! Close to a lot of scenery.”
957gailr, 13 Jul 2014 | Read review
“Every room is large. Bring an inflatable mattress for the kids to stay in the same room.”
295gregg, 17 Jun 2014 | Read review
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