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This friendly Murphy hotel offers easy access to hiking, fishing, mountain biking, Trail of Tears, Tail of the Dragon and Cherohala Skyway. Limited pet friendly rooms with extra fee available, call ahead.

A stay at this cozy Best Western of Murphy hotel offers many amenities. Enjoy cable television, free wireless Internet, refrigerator, in-room safe and a mountain view. Wake up feeling refreshed and enjoy a Grab & Go bag breakfast. After getting the right start to your day, you'll be ready to explore the area. Not sure what to do or where to go? Our friendly staff will go out of their way to ensure you have the best experience possible.

Explore the shops and cafes of historic downtown Murphy, just a few minutes away. Discover the rich history and gorgeous scenery of the area at Trail of Tears, Fires Creek Recreation, Joyce Kilmer Forest and Blue Ridge Parkway.

If you're looking for fun and adventure, Harrah's Casino is only one mile away as well as local winery tours, zip lines and world class whitewater rafting. Motorcyclists can explore the open road while staying at the rider-friendly Best Western of Murphy. Tail of the Dragon offers 318 curves in 11 miles, making it a well-known biker trail and Cherohala Skyway features beautiful views of the National Forest. Those traveling on business are ensured a productive trip, as Snap-on® Tools, MGM Brakes and Murphy Medical Center are all within seven miles.

Not only will you have access to so much close to this Murphy hotel, but you can also relax and unwind on site. Splash around in our seasonal sparkling outdoor pool or sunbathe on our serene sundeck. This Murphy, NC hotel also offers many other amenities, including a business center, a 24-hour front desk and free parking.

Contact hotel for availability if traveling with a pet. Business closed until further notice.

Guest Rooms

Popular rooms offered at this hotel.

Hotel Amenities

Because We CareSM

Cleaning Standards

Industry-Leading Cleaning Standards

Modified Breakfast

Breakfast Service & Selections 

Low Rate Guarantee

Low Rate Guarantee

Hotel Policies

Pet Policy
We are pet friendly and allow up to two dogs in a rented room. The size limit for any one dog shall be 80 pounds. Other pet types (e.g. cats) may be allowed upon the hotel’s approval prior to arrival. Pet rate is $15 per day.
Child Policy
Children 17 And Under Are Free In Room With One Paying Adult In Existing Bedding.


Hotel location and the surrounding area

Nearby Attractions

Area Business

  • 0.25 mile(s) from WalMart Super Center, is directly across the highway from the hotel
  • 0.25 mile(s) from Ingles, a large retail grocer across highway from property
  • 0.25 mile(s) from Burke's Outlet, discount clothing outlet in Ingle's shopping center
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Snap-On Tools, Souix Tools is a manufacturer for Snap-On
  • 4.00 mile(s) from MGM Brakes, manufacturer
  • 7.00 mile(s) from Murphy Medical Center
  • 8.00 mile(s) from Moog Industries, manufacturing plant
  • 8.00 mile(s) from Aegis, small manufacturer
  • 10.00 mile(s) from Team Industries, manufacturing plant


  • 2.00 mile(s) from Historic downtown Murphy, Downtown Murphy features numerous historic buildings, including the courthouse, which is constructed of blue marble mined in the county. The downtown theater is the oldest continuously operating movie theater east of the Mississippi.
  • 15.00 mile(s) from Historic downtown Andrews, Andrews features a unique walk about downtown area with a train station and great shopping opportunities.
  • 1 mile(s) from Valley River Casino, A new Harrah's Cherokee Casino in Murphy. Opened late fall of 2015, it provides both electronic and live games.
  • 2.00 mile(s) from Trail of Tears, the route taken by the Army when it removed the Cherokee from their homes in NC - historic sites
  • 40.00 mile(s) from Tail of the Dragon, 318 Curves in 11 miles, a Motorcycle must. Internationally known Biker trail
  • 20.00 mile(s) from Fields of the Woods, a free Bible theme park with the Ten Commandments imbedded into the side of a mountain
  • 20.00 mile(s) from Fires Creek Recreation, waterfall at parking lot, handicap accessible picnic/hiking, hiking trails, Horseback riding trails
  • 25.00 mile(s) from Zip Line Tours, through the canopy at both the Ocoee and Nantahala Rivers by Wildwater
  • 25.00 mile(s) from Cherohala Skyway, one of the most beautiful drives/rides through the National Forest with scenic views
  • 40.00 mile(s) from Joyce Kilmer Forest, the only fully protected old growth forest in the Eastern United States, a truly spiritual experience to visit
  • 30.00 mile(s) from Brasstown Bald
  • 25.00 mile(s) from WagonMaster Adventure Ran, wagon rides, miniature golf, arcade, childrens activities
  • 60.00 mile(s) from Great Smoky Mountain Park, One of the most visited National Parks in the country. Full of beautiful waterfalls, hiking trails and historic displays of living in the Appalachian mountains.
  • 60.00 mile(s) from Blue Ridge Parkway
  • 60.00 mile(s) from Harrah's Cherokee Casino, world class casino located on the Cherokee Indian Reservation
  • 60.00 mile(s) from Cherokee Indian Reservati, Oconaluftee Indian Village


  • Adjacent to Burger King®, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner,
  • Across the street from BoJangles, Fast Food, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, Fried chicken plus breakfast biscuits.
  • Across the street from Taco Bell®, Bar/Lounge, Mexican, Open for: lunch, dinner,
  • 0.50 mile(s) from Kentucky Fried Chicken, Fast Food, American, Open for: lunch, Fried chicken selections and a buffet bar.
  • 2.00 mile(s) from Chop House, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, Fine dining with full service bar.
  • 2.00 mile(s) from Shoebooties, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, A delicious meal in a comfortable atmosphere. Live music on weekend nights and weekly specials, combined with a full service bar/wine menu makes for a great dining experience.
  • 3.00 mile(s) from Main Street USA, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, A local diner that provides a nutritious meal for a reasonable price. Main Street is where the locals congregate at midday.
  • 3.00 mile(s) from Downtown Pizza, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, A locally owned, the buffet provides a variety of pizza toppings to suit any taste.
  • 2.00 mile(s) from McDonald's®, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner,
  • 3.00 mile(s) from Pizza Hut®, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, Hotel delivery when drivers are available.
  • 3.00 mile(s) from Royal Waffle King, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, A great breakfast experience. Lunch and dinner are also served. Open 24 hours.
  • 3.00 mile(s) from Monte Alban, Bar/Lounge, Mexican, Open for: lunch, dinner, Mexican cuisine.
  • 6.00 mile(s) from Rib Country, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner,


  • 7.00 mile(s) from Tri-County Community College
  • 10.00 mile(s) from John C Campbell Folk School

Nearby Cities

  • 15.00 mile(s) from Andrews
  • 20.00 mile(s) from Hayesville
  • 25.00 mile(s) from Blairsville, GA
  • 25.00 mile(s) from Ducktown, TN
  • 30.00 mile(s) from Hiawasse, GA
  • 30.00 mile(s) from Blue Ridge, GA
  • 50.00 mile(s) from Helen, GA
  • 50.00 mile(s) from Franklin
  • 50.00 mile(s) from Cherokee
  • 60.00 mile(s) from Maggie Valley
  • 95.00 mile(s) from Chattanooga, TN
  • 95.00 mile(s) from Knoxville, TN
  • 105 mile(s) from Asheville
  • 110 mile(s) from Atlanta, GA
  • 45 mile(s) from Bryson City, NC


  • 1.00 mile(s) from Trout fishing, some of the country's best trout streams, both stocked and natural, are within minutes of the hotel
  • 2.00 mile(s) from Hiking Trails, from local walking paths along the river to the Appalachian Trail - the area is a hiker's paradise
  • 2.00 mile(s) from Biking, mountain biking through the forest or scenic bike tours provide a variety of biking activities
  • 4.00 mile(s) from Market on the Square, Farmers & Crafters on the square in downtown Murphy every Saturday morning
  • 5.00 mile(s) from Golf, several golf courses are within a short distance of the motel
  • 10.00 mile(s) from Flea Markets, Some of the best flea markets in the region - great bargains and great antiques to be found
  • 12.00 mile(s) from Horseback riding, riding in a covered wagon or on horseback through the forest - wonderful experiences are yours to remember
  • 15.00 mile(s) from Fires Creek, waterfall and picnic area with swimming, hiking, fishing opportunities - handicap accessible Forest Service site
  • 15.00 mile(s) from Winery Tours, Tour local vineyards and see wine being made
  • 20.00 mile(s) from White Water Rafting, from the Nantahala to the Olympic class Ocoee river - all difficulty levels for all ages
  • 25.00 mile(s) from Lake Appalachia, pristine lake nestled in the mountains
  • 25.00 mile(s) from Lake Chatuge, bordering NC and Georgia, a great recreational opportunity for all
  • 25.00 mile(s) from Cherokee Lake, deep water lake just minutes from the hotel - features handicap accessible picnic and fishing area
  • 25.00 mile(s) from Copper Hill Museum, Museum showing historic copper mining activities in area
  • 25.00 mile(s) from Canopy Zip Lining, Fly through the canopy on zip lines - great adventure!
  • 30.00 mile(s) from Deal's Gap - Dragon Tail, world famous motorcycle ride - 318 curves in 11 miles
  • 30.00 mile(s) from Ocoee River, Site of 1996 Olympic whitewater events
  • 35.00 mile(s) from Cherohala Skyway, Incredible scenic drive with unlimited mountain views
  • 40.00 mile(s) from Off Road Vehicles, US Forest Service's Beasley Knob area offers trails of varying difficulties to off roaders
  • 45.00 mile(s) from Brasstown Bald, Highest point in Georgia - View from top is incredible
  • 45.00 mile(s) from Model Railroad Museum, Incredible collection of model railroad cars complete with working train setup
  • 45.00 mile(s) from Smoky Mountain Railroad, Ride a train through the mountains


  • 0.01 mile(s) from WalMart® Super Center
  • 0.01 mile(s) from Shopping Centre, Shopping center adjacent to property - various stores
  • 0.50 mile(s) from Westgate Plaza, Various stores
  • 0.50 mile(s) from Ingles Plaza, Various stores in shopping center
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Lowes, Home improvement center
  • 3.00 mile(s) from Downtown Murphy, Antique stores, boutiques, book stores, historic district


  • 95.00 mile(s) from Asheville Airport
  • 125 mile(s) from Hartsfield Jackson Atlanta International Airport
  • 125 mile(s) from Lovell Field