Sapphire Inn

761 East Main St., Franklin, NC 28734 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-760-7718
2.0 Star Property
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  • Hotel has 20 rooms
  • Hotel has 2 floors
  • Check in time: 03:00 PM
  • Check out time: 11:00 AM
  • Hotel has an eco-friendly policy
  • Groups & Meetings rating of 5.6/10

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Room Types

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Local Attractions

Besides our beautiful staff, Appalachian Trail, Gem Mines, Dry falls, Motorcycle Trail, Car club Trails, and adventure Paradise.
4.0 out of 5. Based on 6 guest reviews

Property Description

Welcome to Sapphire Inn FranklinFeaturing a perfect getaway motel in Franklin, North Carolina when planning that beautiful mountain vacation filled with several exciting activities in the Gem Capital of World. Franklin, North Carolina is located in Nantahala National Forest. Sapphire Inn is close to many hiking trails including Appalachian Trail & Bartram Trail, waterfalls, gem mining, golf courses, boating, fishing and much more.American Veteran Owned!Sapphire Inn offers free Wi-Fi and pet-friendly accommodations in Franklin, just 20 miles from Cherokee where jackpot awaits you at Harrah's Casino. Free private parking is available on site.Certain rooms include views of the mountains or city. The rooms include a private bathroom fitted with a bathtub. A flat-screen TV is provided with Direct TV.You will find a 24-hour front desk at the property.Maggie Valley is 28 miles from Sapphire Inn, and Bryson City is 17 miles away. The nearest airport is Asheville Regional Airport, 50 miles from the property.Home of Hiker's, Miner's, and Motorcyclists, who get a special rates and special treats at our facility along with our fellow Veterans. Hiker's box available at Front Office and we stamp Hiker's Passport for Hiker's attending the Appalachian Trail.

Green Sustainability

We change linens twice per week for extended stay guests.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 03:00 PM
Check Out: 11:00 AM
Year of Last Renovation: 2019
Floors: 2
Rooms: 20
Corridors: All Rooms Have Exterior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 20
Handicap Rooms:
Rooms with 1 Bed: 5
Rooms with 2 Beds: 15
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Dist. to Food/Bars: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 5.0 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 0.3 Mi
Pool Info:
No pool, but nice fire pit & grill available for cook out on beautiful day.
Policies / Expenses
2 weeks prior to day of arrival.
Typical Group Deposit: 25%
Total Taxes: 12.75%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)

Amenities / Features

  • Air conditioning
  • Bus parking
  • Central location
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Microwave in room
  • 24 hours opened
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Quiet location
  • Refrigerator
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • TV Channel: HBO
  • TV Channel: The Movie Channel
  • TV Channel: Weather Channel
  • TV Channel: ESPN
  • TV Channel: NFL Network
  • TV Channel: Fox Sports
  • TV Channel: Disney Channel
  • TV Channel: Discovery Channel
  • TV Channel: Nickelodeon
  • TV room

Airport & Shuttle Information

Ashville regional airport (AVL) 72.4 Miles

Local Shuttle Info: Macon County Transit.

Breakfast Information

Regular coffee available at frontdesk.

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Yes! Pets are allowed.
Pet fees varies based on pet size starting at $15.00/pet/night and up. Discounted pet fee for extended stay available.Pet rules and regulations are posted at the frontdesk.

Parking Info

Free outside self parking available. Bus, Truck, Trailers, etc. will fit, but please inquire prior to arrival.

Internet / WiFI

Free Wi-Fi internet available.

FAQs about Sapphire Inn

What time is check in?

Check in time is 03:00 PM based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

What time is check out?

Check out time is 11:00 AM based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

How many rooms does Sapphire Inn have?

There are 20 sleeping rooms in the hotel.

What kind of breakfast is at Sapphire Inn?

Regular coffee available at frontdesk.

What parking is available at Sapphire Inn?

Free outside self parking available. Bus, Truck, Trailers, etc. will fit, but please inquire prior to arrival.

How much does internet cost?

Free Wi-Fi internet available.

Can I get a AAA rate at Sapphire Inn?

Sorry, this hotel does not offer AAA hotel discounts at this time.

Can I get a Senior or AARP rate at Sapphire Inn?

Sorry, this hotel does not offer senior hotel discounts at this time.


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"Great deal, THANKS so much! As we travel throughout this summer we will be contacting you for future reservations. Your service is AWESOME!!!" S.P. - Greensboro, NC

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