Welcome to the Colonial Inn

This beautiful area of North Carolina features many hiking trails including Appalachian Trail & Bartram Trail, waterfalls, gem mining, golf courses, boating, fishing and much more.

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Our Location

Type in your starting address in the From box and press Go for custom driving directions to Colonial Inn located at 3157 Georgia Rd, Franklin, NC 28734.

Located 2 miles south of the Hwy 64 and Hwy 441 intersection, the Colonial Inn is near many of North Carolina's most appealing sites such as the Smoky Mountain Center for the Performing Arts, Scaly Mountain, Sheffield Mine, Gold City Amusement and the Great Smoky Mountain Railway.

From Atlanta, Georgia
I-85 to I-985 toward Gainesville, Georgia. Continue on Hwy 23/441 to Franklin, North Carolina. We are on the left as you enter Franklin.

From Knoxville, Tennessee
I-40 to Exit 407 (Hwy 66). Take Hwy 66 which becomes Hwy 441 through Gatlinburg, TN, to Sylva NC. Then Hwy 23/441 N Bypass to the Clayton/Atlanta exit. We are 2 miles on the right from the exit.

Nearby cities

Atlanta, Georgia126 mi
Clayton, Georgia18 mi
Asheville, North Carolina72 mi
Cherokee, North Carolina35 mi
Sylva, North Carolina23 mi
Gatlinburg, Tennessee70 mi

Nearby Colleges, Medical Facilities, & Transportation

Southwest Community College4 mi
Western Carolina University17 mi
Angel Medical Center4 mi
Macon County Airport8 mi

The place to stay.


Colonial Inn

This is your destination to experience beautiful scenery, hiking, fishing, history and Southern hospitality.

Franklin, North Carolina

Address: 3157 Georgia Rd, Franklin, NC 28734


Phone: (828) 524-6600

Fax: (828) 349-1752