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 Paradise Bed & Breakfast, Grimesland
Photograph of BnB Country Garden Inn, Apex
North Carolina photos: Paradise Bed & Breakfast in Grimesland, NC and BnB Country Garden Inn in Apex, 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 Porter Bend Dam, Rush Cemetery, Thompson Branch, Deerlick Knob and Ellijay Creek.

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

Best reviewed accommodations in Franklin

8 OUT OF 10
Photograph of Microtel,

The Microtel, Franklin

A real gem for a hotel in this category. The friendly staff was helpful and courteous. For all those former Boy Scouts, you will find they cover most of the Scout Laws trustworthy, loyal, helpful, friendly, courteous, kind, obedient, cheerful, thrifty, brave, clean, and reverent. As a nice plus, we .....

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 .....

Selected properties

Outside Inn Campground

Campsite located 10km from the center of Franklin.

7374 Lower Burningtown Road
Franklin, North Carolina

Budget Inn

Motel located 1km from the center of Franklin.

433 East Main Street
Franklin, North Carolina

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Weather for Franklin

The weather for the 12th of February is forecast to be cold with periods of snow fall, with a low of 20f and a high of 43f. The following days conditions are forecast to be sunny, with an estimated low of 16f and a high of 29f.

The sun will rise at 7:22 am and set at 6:13 pm.