Places to stay in Franklin, North Carolina

We currently have 51 accommodations in and around Franklin with other regional listings available for Motor Inns, Hotels, RV parks, Bed & Breakfasts and other properties.

Photograph of The Outdoors Inn, Manteo
Photograph of Trestle House Inn, Edenton
North Carolina photos: The Outdoors Inn in Manteo, NC and Trestle House Inn in Edenton, NC

Franklin is a town in Franklin Township, Macon County, North Carolina, within the Nantahala National Forest. The Franklin, North Carolina area is rich in gems and minerals and is known as the "Gem Capital of The World." Places to eat in the region include Cajun Connection Cafe, Monte Alban, and Rams Head Rathskeller.

Wondering where to stay? Accommodations in the town are primarily limited to Campgrounds and RV parks, though there are a few nearby hotels. If you are travelling in the area, Franklin is located close to Corbin Creek, Guy Knob, Mount Zion Cemetery, Ellijay Creek and Comfort Inn Franklin.

Hungry from travelling? Try checking here for places to eat in Franklin.

Best reviewed accommodations in Franklin

10 OUT OF 10
Photograph of Microtel,

The Microtel, Franklin

We stayed for two nights and since I have lived in Franklin we had friends and family to see. It is conveniently located to highland's road and the waterfalls. We honestly did not do much more than sleep and shower in the hotel but I discovered coffee in the lobby and breakfast items. The staff was .....

8 OUT OF 10
Photograph of Knights Inn,

The Knights Inn, Franklin

This hotel is a great place to stay if you are looking for a low expense. It was clean though the bathroom colors clashed with the room. If you need something from the front desk make sure you speak with a woman, the men apparently do not speak English well. Overall this was a nice hotel and I will .....

Selected properties

Standing Indian Campground - Us Forest Service

Campsite located 1km from the center of Franklin.

West old Murphy Road Hwy. 64
Franklin, North Carolina

Buttonwood Inn

Bed & Breakfast located 1km from the center of Franklin.

Enjoy a gorgeous 180o mountain view from a rocking chair on the deck; watch the Dogwoods bloom in the spring or admire the breathtaking display of the fall foliage. The Buttonwood Inn A North Carolina Bed and Breakfast Inn Located in the beautiful Smoky Mountains..

50 Admiral Drive
Franklin, North Carolina

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Weather for Franklin

The weather for the 8th of October is forecast to be clear during the day, but getting cloudly later in the evening, with a low of 55f and a high of 75f. The following days conditions are forecast to be mostly cloudy during the day, with an estimated low of 57f and a high of 75f.

The sun will rise at 7:31 am and set at 7:06 pm.