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Microtel Inn by Wyndham Franklin
2 out of 5
81 Allman Dr, Franklin, NC
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The price is $59 per night
1.46 mi from city center
3.8/5Good! (848 reviews)

"location in regards to my business in franklin, I would like more choices in the breakfast, such as fresh fruit"…"

Reviewed on Mar 9, 2020

Microtel Inn by Wyndham Franklin
Book a Weekend Getaway in This Cozy Cabin This Winter!
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4.16 mi from city center
4.9/5Exceptional! (73 reviews)
Comfortable relaxing clean cabin in the woods

"Property was clean and cozy. Very comfortable stay. I was in town for a trail race, wonderful to be able to come back to the cabin , shower and recover on the lovely front porch, the hot tub was much welcome for tired muscles"…"

Reviewed on Nov 26, 2019

Book a Weekend Getaway in This Cozy Cabin This Winter!
The Franklin Terrace
3 out of 5
159 Harrison Ave, Franklin, NC
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The price is $95 per night
0.19 mi from city center
4.6/5Exceptional! (67 reviews)

"We were satisfied with this place Very clean and stuff was nice"…"

Reviewed on May 26, 2020

The Franklin Terrace
Carolina Motel
2.5 out of 5
2601 Georgia Hwy (Hwy 441), Franklin, NC
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The price is $60 per night
3.06 mi from city center
4.6/5Wonderful! (351 reviews)

"Very nice place, clean and comfortable. Nice updated retro atmosphere."…"

Reviewed on May 26, 2020

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Colonial Inn Franklin
2 out of 5
3157 Georgia Rd, Franklin, NC
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The price is $55 per night
3.59 mi from city center
3.7/5Good! (251 reviews)

"This property is clean and quiet. The staff is very friendly."…"

Reviewed on Feb 12, 2020

Colonial Inn Franklin
THE Bear DEN - Franklin's Most Beautiful Mountain View
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2.47 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (2 reviews)
Great get away!

"Nice size home with a fantastic porch and amazing view!! Hands down THE MOST COMFORTABLE BED i have ever slept in!!! My husband and i even contacted the owner to get the info on the mattress!! Overall experience was a thumbs up! Will definitely stay at this property again"…"

Reviewed on Nov 5, 2019

THE Bear DEN - Franklin's Most Beautiful Mountain View
A Little Slice Of Smokey Mtn. Heaven
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4.67 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (25 reviews)
may vacation

"ok"…"

Reviewed on May 15, 2020

A Little Slice Of Smokey Mtn. Heaven
Spacious Private Cypress Siding Cabin off Tenn River on Small Mountain!
The price is $115 per night
0.03 mi from city center
4.6/5Exceptional! (21 reviews)
Mountain Paradise

"It was wonderful. All necessary information needed was sent when we booked. We arrived and started our weekend getaway hassle free! We met the owner the day we left and she was very nice. The Sparrows Nest is perfect for couple to get away care free. Plenty to do close by or just enjoy the quiet ..."…"

Reviewed on May 27, 2020

Spacious Private Cypress Siding Cabin off Tenn River on Small Mountain!
Romantic Mountain Top Cabin With Hot Tub, Wrap Around Porches, and Amazing Views
4.9/5Exceptional! (18 reviews)
Peaceful mountain retreat

"Peaceful mountain home with beautiful views day and night, three levels for multi family privacy great hot tub, looking forward to staying again."…"

Reviewed on Jan 18, 2020

Romantic Mountain Top Cabin With Hot Tub, Wrap Around Porches, and Amazing Views
Secluded Log Cabin Retreat
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2.17 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (66 reviews)
Amazing stay for Christmas Vacation

"Moose Lodge has our 5 Star rating and this is our 2nd time staying there!!! It has everything you could ever need! Super Clean, Quiet, Close to Town and we traveled a short distance to Ski which was so convenient!! We will be back for our 3rd trip in 2020!!!"…"

Reviewed on Jan 13, 2020

Secluded Log Cabin Retreat
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Visiting Franklin

Visitors to Franklin are sure to enjoy the mountain views and shopping. Tourists can also enjoy the city's art, museums, and churches.

  • You'll find 274 Expedia hotels and other accommodations in the larger area of Highlands
  • The closest major airport is in Asheville, NC (AVL-Asheville Regional), 50.7 mi (81.6 km) from the city center

Sightseeing and Staying in Franklin

Cultural venues in the city include Franklin Gem and Mineral Museum, Scottish Tartans Musuem, and Smoky Mountain Center for the Performing Arts. Shopping is a favorite activity, so consider an excursion to Whistle Stop Mall and Mason Mountain Mine. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are Franklin Golf Course and The Factory.

In Franklin, you'll be able to select from 87 hotels and other lodging options so you'll have ample places to choose from for your holiday retreat. These are top ranked ones based on our user reviews:

  • The Franklin Terrace - This 3-star bed & breakfast features free breakfast, free parking, and a terrace. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its breakfast and clean, quiet rooms.
  • Carolina Motel - Our customers like the overall value and helpful staff at this motel. With a stay at this 2.5-star motel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and an outdoor pool, along with free WiFi.
  • Comfort Inn Franklin - With a stay at this 2.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to a casino and free breakfast, along with free WiFi. Expedia customers like its breakfast and WiFi.

Dressing for Franklin

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 64°F, while nighttime temperatures stay around 23°F
  • From April to June, the average is 83°F during the day and 35°F at night
  • July through September sees average temperatures of 84°F during the day and 48°F at night
  • In October-December, you can expect 73°F as the daytime average and 24°F as the nighttime average
  • Franklin gets about 54.21 inches of rain per year
  • August and July are usually the hottest months averaging 83°F, while January and February are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 25°F

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place to stay in Franklin?
The Franklin Terrace is a favorite with Expedia customers. This 3-star B&B offers free breakfast and free WiFi. Reviews from our site also recommend Carolina Motel and Comfort Inn Franklin as top choices for your trip.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Franklin, will I receive a refund?
Yes! The majority of room reservations are refundable provided that you cancel before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is usually within 24-48 hours of check in. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, it may still be possible to cancel it and be given a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Put your dates in and click on “Search”, then use the “free cancellation” filter to view the best options available in Franklin.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Franklin?
For additional details about changing or cancelling your trip to Franklin, head over to our customer service page.
What's the best place to stay on a budget in Franklin?
Based on reviews, Comfort Inn Franklin is a popular 2.5-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free breakfast and free WiFi. Other good choices to stay on the cheap include Rodeway Inn and Sapphire Inn.
What's the best accommodation for a family trip to Franklin?
Comfort Inn Franklin is a hotel with an indoor pool and free parking, and it’s a top choice on Expedia for families. Attractions in the area like Great Smoky Mountains Railroad and Bryson City Gem Mine are also fun for kids of all ages.
What's the best pet-friendly accommodation in Franklin?
Sapphire Inn is a top property for people traveling with their pets, and offers free WiFi for its human guests. Microtel Inn by Wyndham Franklin is another good choice for you and your pet.
Where is the best hotel to stay close to Smoky Mountain Center for the Performing Arts?
Adjacent to Smoky Mountain Center for the Performing Arts, Microtel Inn by Wyndham Franklin is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this hotel offers free breakfast and free WiFi. Other good options within 5 miles include Carolina Motel and The Franklin Terrace.
What's the best golf hotel in Franklin?
Microtel Inn by Wyndham Franklin is a hotel featuring free breakfast and free WiFi, and it’s a top choice for playing a round of golf. Other good options to stay near a golf course include Carolina Motel and Comfort Inn Franklin. You can tee off at Franklin Golf Course during your trip.
What's the best place to stay in Franklin to be near historical sites?
Based on our travel expertise, Carolina Motel is a top property on Expedia for those interested in history, and it features free breakfast and free WiFi. Also notable landmarks to visit include Cherokee Ruby & Sapphire Mine, Rose Creek Mine, and Cowee Mountain Ruby Mine.
What are some accommodations with pools in Franklin?
Comfort Inn Franklin is a top hotel with an indoor pool, free breakfast, and free WiFi. Carolina Motel is one more option that offers an onsite pool.
What is the best hotel near Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport (GSP)?
Wyndham Garden Greenville Airport is one of the top choices for your stay and is a popular 3-star hotel featuring free breakfast and a restaurant. It’s located 3.8 mi (6.1 km) from Greenville-Spartanburg Intl. Airport. Other good options near the airport include Best Western Greenville Airport Inn and Extended Stay America - Greenville - Airport.
How is it to stay in Franklin?
Visitors to Franklin are sure to enjoy the mountain views and shopping. Tourists can also enjoy the city’s art, museums, and churches. A top sight in the area is Great Smoky Mountains Railroad. In Franklin, there are 153 hotels and other accommodations to choose from.

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