Best Western Plus River Escape Inn & Suites

Self Rated: 2.5 out of 5
248 WBI Drive, Dillsboro, NC, 28725, United States of America
4.5 out of 5 rating 734 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.5

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Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Best Western Plus River Escape Inn & Suites in Dillsboro, you'll be within a 15-minute drive of Western Carolina University and Nantahala National Forest. This hotel is 16.8 mi (27 km) from Great Smoky Mountains National Park and 16.8 mi (27 km) from Great Smoky Mountains Railroad.


Make yourself at home in one of the 65 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and microwaves. Wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary, while 42-inch LED televisions with cable programming provide entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include safes and desks, as well as phones with free local calls.


Take advantage of recreational opportunities offered, including an indoor pool, a spa tub, and a fitness center. Additional amenities at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, a picnic area, and barbecue grills.


Grab a bite from the grocery/convenience store serving guests of Best Western Plus River Escape Inn & Suites. A complimentary full breakfast is served daily from 6 AM to 9:30 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a business center, a 24-hour front desk, and a safe deposit box at the front desk. Planning an event in Dillsboro? This hotel has 650 square feet (60 square meters) of space consisting of conference space and a meeting room. Free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Nantahala National Forest - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Oaks Gallery - 1.2 km / 0.8 mi
Heinzelmannchen Brewery - 3.8 km / 2.4 mi
Poteet Memorial Park - 3.8 km / 2.4 mi
Country Side Bowling Lanes - 4.9 km / 3 mi
Southwestern Community College - 8.7 km / 5.4 mi
Harris Regional Hospital - 9.3 km / 5.8 mi
Western Carolina University - 13.3 km / 8.3 mi
Sequoyah National Golf Club - 16.1 km / 10 mi
Gold City Gem Mine - 17.4 km / 10.8 mi
Smoky Mountain Country Club - 20.6 km / 12.8 mi
Cowee Mountain Ruby Mine - 21.6 km / 13.4 mi
Cherokee Bear Zoo - 22.4 km / 13.9 mi
Blue Ridge Parkway Balsam Entrance - 22.8 km / 14.1 mi
Oconaluftee Islands Park - 23.1 km / 14.4 mi

The preferred airport for Best Western Plus River Escape Inn & Suites is Asheville, NC (AVL-Asheville Regional) - 89.6 km / 55.7 mi

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are 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.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.
  • For details on Best Western's privacy policy, visit

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

  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 10.0 per night

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

  • -Indoor pool
  • -Free self parking
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -Spa tub
  • -Conference space
  • -Business center
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Fitness facilities
  • -Free RV, bus, truck parking
  • -Grocery/convenience store
  • -Barbecue grill(s)
  • -Banquet hall
  • -One meeting room
  • -Vending machine
  • -Pool sun loungers
  • -Conference space size (meters) - 60
  • -Conference space size (feet) - 650
  • -Picnic area
  • -Elevator
  • -Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking
  • -Assistive listening devices available