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Overview of Sapphire Inn

Sapphire Inn

2 out of 5
Guests rated this property 3.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Pet friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Housekeeping
  • 24/7 front desk

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 72-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Personal protective equipment
761 E. Main Street, Franklin, NC, 28734

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationScottish Tartans Musuem13 min walk
  • Popular LocationAngel Medical Center15 min walk
  • Popular LocationFranklin Gem and Mineral Museum15 min walk

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About this area

Franklin

Located in Franklin, Sapphire Inn is in the business district and in the mountains. Cowee Mountain Ruby Mine and Rose Creek Mine are local landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Nantahala National Forest and Cullasaja Falls.

What's nearby

  • Scottish Tartans Musuem - 13 min walk
  • Angel Medical Center - 15 min walk
  • Franklin Gem and Mineral Museum - 15 min walk
  • The Factory - 5 min drive
  • Franklin Golf Course - 6 min drive

Restaurants

  • Ms Lois' Restaurant — 5 min walk
  • El Charro Mexican Grill — 5 min walk
  • Stamey's Cafe — 7 min walk
  • Cafe Rel — 7 min walk
  • Lucio's Restaurant — 8 min walk

About this property

Sapphire Inn

Motel in Franklin with free parking
This motel features a 24-hour front desk, barbecue grills, and a picnic area. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include RV/bus/truck parking. All 30 rooms provide free WiFi and free wired Internet, TVs with cable channels, and conveniences like refrigerators and microwaves.
Sapphire Inn offers 30 air-conditioned accommodations with complimentary toiletries. Refrigerators and microwaves are provided. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations.

This Franklin motel provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Televisions come with cable channels. Housekeeping is provided daily. Renovation of all guestrooms was completed in March 2019.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 72 hours between stays

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site
  • RV/bus/truck parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Family friendly

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Picnic area

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Designated smoking areas
  • Renovated guestrooms - March 2019

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Shower/tub combination

Entertainment

  • Cable channels
  • TV

Food and drink

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from July 1 2021 to January 1 2022 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)
  • Fitness facilities
  • Shuttle services

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 25 per pet, per night
Dogs and cats welcome
2 per room (up to 15 lbs)
Pets cannot be left unattended
Food and water bowls are available
Specific rooms only, restrictions apply; pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Cash deposit: USD 100.00 per accommodation, per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Pet fee: USD 25 per pet, per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, and Discover
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section); guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Sapphire Inn Franklin
Sapphire Inn
Sapphire Inn Motel
Sapphire Inn Franklin
Sapphire Inn Motel Franklin

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

3.4
Rating 5 - Excellent. 25 out of 167 reviews
5 - Excellent 15%
Rating 4 - Good. 65 out of 167 reviews
4 - Good 39%
Rating 3 - Okay. 47 out of 167 reviews
3 - Okay 28%
Rating 2 - Poor. 13 out of 167 reviews
2 - Poor 8%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 17 out of 167 reviews
1 - Terrible 10%

3.6/5

Cleanliness

3.9/5

Staff & service

2.9/5

Amenities

3.3/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Nice hotel for the price and location. Bathroom could use some updating, but everything was fresh and cleaned well. Great service from the front desk. Thanks.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Great stay! Will definitely be back.
Stayed 6 nights in May 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2021

1/5 Terrible

Traveled with family
Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
I made a courtesy call to inform them I’d arrive at 11pm. I was told I wouldn’t be allowed to checkin because I have a local address. I said, “ and I wouldn’t know that till I arrived. Why wasn’t I informed?” All answers were “it’s policy”, and she hung up on me. Very nice.
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2021