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Rivers Edge Motel (Cherokee, USA)

Rivers Edge Motel (Cherokee, USA)

About Rivers Edge Motel

Rivers Edge Motel is situated in the heart of the Great Smoky Mountains. Basic rooms provide amenities such as free Wi-Fi, cable TV, air conditioning, minifridges, coffeemakers and private balconies overlooking the Oconaluftee River. A family suite also is available. Guests will enjoy free parking on the hotel grounds. Free coffee is provided daily. A number of restaurants and shops are located in close proximity to the motel and there are plenty of things to see and do in the area. Rivers Edge Motel is a little over a mile away from the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and is close to the Cherokee Historical District, Mountain Farm Museum, Mingus Mill, Harrah's Cherokee Casino, the Fly Fishing Museum of the Southern Appalachians, Smokemont Riding Stables, and the Saunooke Village shopping area.

Top amenities

  • WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi
  • Pool(Unavailable)
  • Spa(Unavailable)
  • Parking
  • Pets(Unavailable)
  • A/C
  • Restaurant(Unavailable)
  • Hotel bar(Unavailable)
  • Gym(Unavailable)

Rating overview

  • LocationExcellent  (8.7 / 10)
  • RoomsVery good  (8.0 / 10)
  • ServiceExcellent  (8.9 / 10)
  • CleanlinessExcellent  (9.0 / 10)
  • Value for moneyExcellent  (8.5 / 10)

Positive Reviews


Great location on Oconaluftee River.

This hotel is situated in a nice location in the Great Smoky Mountains and overlooks the Oconaluftee River. You will enjoy the luxury of having easy access to the river from this motel. Guests have also appreciated the nice balcony views each room provides.


Close to lots of Cherokee attractions.

There is always something to do near this property. River's Edge Motel is close to plentiful Cherokee dining and shopping venues, as well as tourist points of interest such as the Saunooke Village and the local casino.


Comfortable rooms and friendly staff.

Several people said that they thought the rooms were clean and comfortable and staff members were generally friendly, accommodating and willing to assist with guest issues as they came up.

Negative Reviews


Might be a little outdated.

Though comments have been limited, some people said that the hotel décor was a little outdated and updates would not hurt.


Past problems with overbooking.

There have been some complaints about possible booking issues. One guest said their things were removed from their room shortly after they arrived due to overbooking by motel management. This guest said they were forced to leave.


Staff may not always be present.

Do not expect 24-hour guest services here. According to several visitors, the main office is not open until a set time in the morning. Several guests had complaints with this as they said lack of staff being present interfered with check out and other things they may have needed assistance with.

All amenities

Property amenities
  1. Entrance hall/lobby
  2. Parking
  3. Non-smoking rooms
  4. PC with internet
  5. Snack bar
  6. WiFi in public areas
  7. Airport shuttle
  8. Free WiFi (public areas)
  9. Housekeeping
  10. Free WiFi
  11. Breakfast
  1. Wheelchair accessible
  2. Accessible parking
Room amenities
  1. Openable windows
  2. Television
  3. Central heating
  4. Electric kettle
  5. Air conditioning
  6. WiFi
  7. Free WiFi (rooms)

Arrival / Departure

  1. Check in: 15:00
  2. Check out: 11:00


1026 Tsali Blvd , 28719 , Cherokee , USA
Telephone: +1(828)4977995 | 

Frequently Asked Questions about Rivers Edge Motel

  • Is there a pool area at Rivers Edge Motel?

    No, Rivers Edge Motel doesn’t offer pool areas.

  • Are pets allowed at Rivers Edge Motel?

    No, Rivers Edge Motel doesn’t allow pets.

  • Is parking available at Rivers Edge Motel?

    Yes, Rivers Edge Motel provides Parking, Accessible parking for guests.

  • What time is check-in and check-out at Rivers Edge Motel?

    Check-in at Rivers Edge Motel is available from: . Check-out time is by .

  • Where is Rivers Edge Motel located?

    Rivers Edge Motel is located in 1026 Tsali Blvd, 28719, Cherokee, USA.