Quality Inn Anderson
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Stayed at Carolina Landing RV resort. This is a Thousand Trails resort. The overall look and feel is not so good. Grounds are unkempt, pool is already closed. No tv channels, no cable etc. Wifi at the clubhouse only. First site we attempted to hook up at had reverse polarity at the electric box.. Decided not to stay here for the full 3 weeks we had reserved. While here we spent the day out ...
... and we were unsure of where to go. The torrential rain didn’t help either. We drove up and back on Jumping Branch Road until finally we saw an unmarked gravel road. On closer inspection, there was a sign with 5A. It looked like someone had blasted the top two numbers off with a shotgun. So we proceeded down this road to a parking area at the end. There were a couple of cars here and some people were hiking back to them. They confirmed ...
... taller than Niagara Falls. There is a $2 charge for parking unless you have a National Park Pass. We have ours back at the condo. Oh, well! It is only $2. But when you turn 62, you must buy a National Park Pass. It is only $10 and good for your lifetime. There are three views of the falls. One is at the parking lot level, the second is 154 steps down to a lookout, and ...
We made reservations and ate at Cornucopia, located in the second oldest building in Cashiers. Food was good, service was slow and poor. I asked to have my sisters' glasses filled and after 1.25 hours, if our entrees were ready. Linda asked for bread and after receiving bread, dipping oil. Other tables got water, bread, and dipping sauce without asking but not us. We will not return again.
Not much more needs to be said.
Regardless of how it ended, it was a great trip while it lasted! I crossed the Atlantic for the first time; rented a tux for what had better be the last time; saw good friends; met some neat people; drank some great wine; ate some wonderful meals (and some not so wonderful); rode a lot of neat trains; and saw some fantastic scenery.
Along the way, I collected Monaco, Liechtenstein, ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking