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Welcome to the historic "Gateway to the Breaks Motel," conveniently situated just a 5-minute drive from Breaks Interstate Park and Spearhead's "Ridgeview" SXS trail. We're also only 15 minutes away from Haysi, Virginia, and just a 10-minute drive from Elkhorn City, Kentucky, where you can explore Kentucky's Hillbilly and Outlaw SXS trails. Additionally, Southern Gap Outdoor Adventures is a mere 15-minute drive from our location.

We invite you to experience a memorable stay at our charming roadside motel nestled in the heart of the Appalachian Mountains. Whether you're traveling for business or pleasure, each of our rooms is equipped with a fridge, microwave, coffee pot, and a 50" Roku TV with complimentary Wi-Fi access. Whether you're staying for a night or a week, our motel offers the perfect retreat to relax and rejuvenate amidst the breathtaking scenery of the region.


Nearby Activities


  • ATV / Side by Side Rentals

  • Seasonal Water Park

  • Golf

  • Hiking

  • Mountain & E-Bike Rentals

  • Zip Line

  • Kayaking

  • Rock Climbing

  • Canoe/Kayak Rentals

  • Fishing

  • Elk Tours

  • River Tubing

  • Bird Watching


Complementary Bottled Water, Coffee, Wi-Fi, Firepits & Social Areas, Beautiful Rooms, & Much More!


Built in 1975 by Zane and Sue Rose, Gateway to the Breaks is a quaint roadside motel, 5 minutes form Breaks Interstate Park. This park has some of the most beautiful and  breathtaking views of the Appalachian mountains and the "Grand Canyon of the South", the deepest gorge this side of the Mississippi river. BIP offers miles of hiking trails that wind through breathtaking landscapes, including rugged cliffs, roaring rivers, and dense forests. Visitors can also take advantage of ATV Rentals by HotRod Rentals and fishing and boating opportunities on Laurel Lake and the Russell Fork River.

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