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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed there for the first time last night. Rooms are clean and I was happy with everything. But I really want to mention how nice and the owner was. I had an incident where I needed to grab hold of the total rack in the bathroom. Unfortunately I caused it to be pulled from the wall, which caused some... More 

Thank Michael S
Franklin, Tennessee
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22 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

good clean place, friendly staff, but rock hard matress and pillows that seem to dissapear when you lay your head on them. Hotel very close to the casino can walk to the parking lot and take a shuttle to the casino.

Thank David P
Taylor Mill, Kentucky
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 26 October 2016

Bed cover was sooo nasty, laid it on the floor. Left Suitcases in the car.. NON SMOKING but nicotine covered everything and it reeked of smoke. Appears to be a flop house.....Looked like a few squatters live there... WHen we went to ask for our money back NO ONE came to the front desk....

Thank bearbrown60

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Waynesville, North Carolina
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Reviewed 16 August 2016

I stayed in a suite at the El Camino Motel following working a fundraising event for Southwestern Community College that was held at Harrah's Cherokee Resort. I checked in early, which was not a problem for the friendly and accommodating front desk manager. The room was quite large and beautifully appointed with modern furniture and fixtures. The suite contained a... More 

Thank AthenaColter
Daytona Beach, Florida
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

The People were nice . The room was clean. The beds were the worst ever. There was a 3 foot round 4 inch deep depression in the middle of one bed. The other bed though more flat was the cheapest mattress money could buy you felt every spring and the wire on the edge. Also you have to pay for... More 

1 Thank cardp1
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5 reviews
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

We loved El Camino it was very clean and well stocked!! Close to everything especially the Cherokee Village!!The attendants where execellent!! My only grip is the mattresses needed updated otherwise I got Wht I PD for!!

Thank Shanna T
Cape Coral, Florida
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7 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 20 July 2016

We booked this motel for 3 nights. The only problem we had was parking. We had to park our car across the lot in the grass because the room next to us took our space to park one of their three cars. It made packing our car very inconvenient.. I told the manager that they should have one spot in... More 

Thank millertymejudy
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27 reviews
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Reviewed 17 July 2016

I was told about this small family owned resturant from a friend. I loved it, nothing fancy, rooms standard, but it felt like home. Great views, walk to the Casino in minutes. Staff is the best, They were so kind to my dog. I will stay again soon.!!

Thank Deanna D
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 14 July 2016

They have not put any money in to this motel for years. The linens on the bed had stains, the springs came through the mattress and poked you in the back. I had to take the top spread and fold it several times to put under my back. 3 pillows on the bed but they were so worn they didn't... More 

Thank GARY M
Benham, Kentucky, United States
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Reviewed 25 June 2016

I gotta say this place actually was better than my first impression, the staff was the nicest I encountered the entire time we were in Cherokee, the rooms were in need of a little updating but all in all they were great rooms, very spacious and the beds were actually quite comfortable, I'd stay here again and again, considering the... More 

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Just a step away from Harrahs Cherokee Casino. We offer smoking & non-smoking rooms. 1 king or 2 queen. It is our pleasure to make your stay pleasant. ... more   less 

Additional Information about El Camino Motel

Address: 15 Paint Town Road, US 441 Hwy 19, Cherokee, NC 28719
Region: United States > North Carolina > Cherokee
Price Range: $116 - $147 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 30
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Take Lysol and Febreeze”
 of 5 bubbles bearbrown60, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“If you decide to stay, ask for the room on the far end, small private area to sit , and walk your dog,”
 of 5 bubbles 637deannad, 16 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the lower end have better view”
 of 5 bubbles RhondaDeanMikeB, 24 Jun 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms were great but if you don't want to walk far to the ice machine, stay around room 116”
  • The sign says it all! Had a blast next door at Harrah's!
 of 5 bubbles michellebV99DJ, 4 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Just pick a different hotel all together.”
 of 5 bubbles 114daniellef, 3 Aug 2015 | Read review
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