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Madison, AL
Reviewed 21 July 2016

Any time I am near Bryson City, I stay at Two Rivers Lodge. Blain and Kathy always welcome me. It is older and 'rustic' but it is clean and has everything I need. It is a beautiful area on the river and they work hard to keep it nice for their customers. I love that rooms have the fridge, microwave,...

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TwoRiversLodgenc, Owner at Two Rivers Lodge, responded to this review

We hope to be here for many years to come so we can be your home away from home.

Charlotte, North Carolina
Reviewed 14 July 2016

The environment was clean, staff was very friendly and it was very close to downtown without being in downtown. The only drawback was the number of smokers that were staying at the lodge. Most just sat outside of their rooms smoking, which was some what uncomfortable for us. They do have a nice size pool and outdoor fire pit, which...

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TwoRiversLodgenc, Owner at Two Rivers Lodge, responded to this review

I am sorry that I cannot force people to be courteous and considerate of others comfort or health. I find that most are considerate but there are exceptions. With more than seven acres here there is room for everyone. Our favorite place is the river too. Thanks.

Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

This was the fourth time here and could not have asked for better hospitality. We stayed in a cabin this time and would recommend this place over all. We will be back this winter. Thanks kids and adults loved it

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TwoRiversLodgenc, Owner at Two Rivers Lodge, responded to this review

Ideally when the kids grow up they'll bring their kids. Thanks.

Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

This was a great place to get out of the hustle and bustle of town. They have a lovely outdoor fire pit right next to the river. Family friendly pool with a place for kids. Fridge, microwave, flat screen tv, and outdoor seating. Loved it!

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TwoRiversLodgenc, Owner at Two Rivers Lodge, responded to this review

Close enough to be convenient and far enough to be quiet. That's how we describe our proximity to Cherokee and Bryson City. Thanks for the review.

North Carolina
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Blain and Cathy, the owners, are wonderful folks. I found them to be helpful and friendly. Helped us get our motorcycle loaded into a 15ft truck to get it back home after a mechanical failure. I was over joyed at my stay. Always firewood in rear of property to enjoy a fire, pool is clean and well kept, rooms very...

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TwoRiversLodgenc, Owner at Two Rivers Lodge, responded to this review

I heard you made it home ok with the broken bike and look forward to your next visit.

Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 16 June 2016

Immaculate, accommodating, relaxing, comfortable. Owners are friendly and informative. Quiet, peaceful area. Short (maybe 5-10 minutes), direct drive to Bryson City. Pool is pristine. The swings, the nightly fire under the pavilion, the swings, and the barbeque pits make this a great family or couples place a convenient and comfortable to stay in at night and cookout! However, plenty dine-in...

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TwoRiversLodgenc, Owner at Two Rivers Lodge, responded to this review

I agree. I considered an outdoor wash area but it's just too cold in the winter here. Eventually maybe we'll do well enough to have a meeting room and guest laundry with scrub sink.

Reviewed 15 June 2016

We just stayed there last weekend with our 3 teenagers to go river tubing for the first time. We rented one of the cottages. It was totally worth the money for all the kids to have bedrooms and not all be crammed in one small motel room. The beds were comfortable to all of us. Using the full kitchen saved...

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TwoRiversLodgenc, Owner at Two Rivers Lodge, responded to this review

I really wish we had time to go tubing ourselves. Thanks for all the complements.

Hickory, North Carolina
Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

On our way back from Lynchburg Tennessee and decided to stop for the night. I've read all the positive reviews and have to admit this is a very very well managed place. Beautiful grounds, fire pit by the river and some of the most welcoming staff I've ever met. The wife and I have already started making plans to return....

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TwoRiversLodgenc, Owner at Two Rivers Lodge, responded to this review

You have said some very nice things about us that really appreciate. Hope you get another chance to visit.

Halifax, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 May 2016

Travelling with my sister, we turned up at this motel after reading reviews on tripadvisor. Be aware that most GPS tell you that you have arrived at your destination about 1 mile before you actually arrive! (From Cherokee direction) We booked one of the cabins as they have laundry facilities. The lady was very helpful when we checked in, and...

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TwoRiversLodgenc, Owner at Two Rivers Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks. We have actually been fighting with TomTom about their positioning of us for 8 years to no avail. Just use Google maps. It's more accurate and it's free on your smort phone.

Macon, Georgia
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Had another awesome stay at Two Rivers Lodge. It was wonderful and always is. Took extended family with us this time and they loved it too. We are making plans now to go back in June. Can't wait to see Kathy and Blaine again!

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TwoRiversLodgenc, Owner at Two Rivers Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks Wendy! It's always great to see you Frank and the pups. See ya soon.

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Two Rivers Lodge is a nostalgic American owned family operated business. We have 21 ground level rooms with kitchenettes and two three bedroom cabins. We have plenty of parking for pickups and trailers and are central to all the best roads and fishing in the Smokies as well as hiking, rafting and, kayaking. We have 7.5 acres, a quarter mile of river front and a riverside park. With a 40ft. pavilion, covered fire pit, porch swings, picnic tables and great fishing access we have something for everybody. ... more   less 

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Address: 5280 Ela Rd, Bryson City, NC 28713-7870
Region: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Mountains > Bryson City
Price Range: $100 - $145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 23
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