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Econo Lodge Riverside

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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“feed the ducks”(72 reviews)
“the river”(332 reviews)
“indoor pool”(121 reviews)
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Breakfast included
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2.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 15 November 2015

We had a very good stay ,the room was very clean and all personnel were very friendly . and helpful . They had a wonderful breakfast .The pool was very nice We had a fun time on the river walk ,feed the ducks ,noticed that...More

Thank bilbonkent1947
Response from GMEPF, Guest Relations Manager at Econo Lodge RiversideResponded 17 November 2015

Dear bilbonkent1947, Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your recent visit to the Econolodge Riverside! We are delighted to hear that you had such a wonderful time and that you enjoyed all our many amenities like our fabulous river walk. We...More

Reviewed 14 November 2015 via mobile

I have stayed there many times over the last 15 years and this was the worst!! I stayed on the 3rd floor by the pool and for two nights listened to screaming kids till 11:00. I thought they closed the pool at a earlier time....More

Thank Bestepp
Response from GMEPF, Guest Relations Manager at Econo Lodge RiversideResponded 17 November 2015

Dear Bestepp, On behalf of my entire staff I would like to apologize for your recent stay with us and it not being a good one. Unfortunately our pool area can tend to be a little loud and we do keep it open till 11:00...More

Reviewed 14 November 2015

This hotel was above our expectations. Most of the time, we wouldn't even consider an Econolodge. This was a pleasant surprise, so I am giving it 5 stars for a budget hotel category. The staff was pleasant and recognized my husband as a gold member...More

Thank ldean17
Response from GMEPF, Guest Relations Manager at Econo Lodge RiversideResponded 17 November 2015

Dear ldean17, On behalf of my entire staff I would like to thank you for all your kind words! We are an extremely rare and different Econolodge, but in a rare and different good way. We would like to believe that we have one of...More

Reviewed 10 November 2015 via mobile

We have stayed here for the last 5 years & enjoy it very much! It's a great price & always clean & comfortable! We always enjoy the continental breakfast, pool, hot tub, walkway by the creek, firepit & feeding the ducks!More

1  Thank Tami H
Response from GMEPF, Guest Relations Manager at Econo Lodge RiversideResponded 17 November 2015

Dear Tami H, We are so delighted to hear that you have been staying with us for the past 5 years and have enjoyed our many amenities that we have to offer! We look forward to be your #1 pick for hotels in Pigeon Forge....More

Reviewed 9 November 2015

Floor in room stained and dirty.Paid for meal according to booking.com ,said on reservations with meal or without meal. Once arrived found out it came with the room. Breakfast was a little short and couldn't keep up with demand, couldn't even get into serving area...More

Thank john m
Response from GMEPF, Guest Relations Manager at Econo Lodge RiversideResponded 17 November 2015

Dear John M, Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your recent stay with us here at the Econolodge Riverside. We apologize that we failed to meet your expectations, I would like to let you know that we include a free...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Pool
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast Available
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Things to do
Hot Tub
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Details
Price range
USD 52 - USD 133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#9 Best Value Hotel in Pigeon Forge
#14 Romantic Hotel in Pigeon Forge
#14 Business Hotel in Pigeon Forge
#19 Family Hotel in Pigeon Forge
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
USD 52 - USD 133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#9 Best Value Hotel in Pigeon Forge
#14 Romantic Hotel in Pigeon Forge
#14 Business Hotel in Pigeon Forge
#19 Family Hotel in Pigeon Forge
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Leslie J
16 February 2018|
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Response from WMRebel | Reviewed this property |
The fire pit was on every night we stayed. I would assume yes but you might want to call hotel. Yes Yes the hotel is within walking distance of many things and Dollywood is off of that road. The hotel is located in a great... More
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Blesswilliams
12 February 2018|
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Response from Marissa B | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the other answer. We were on the 3rd floor and faced the river. No personal balcony as it is a walkway to all the rooms. We found the motel clean and the river walk was a nice relaxing walk. You can buy food... More
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melodylynne0088
4 February 2018|
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"The rooms on the outside offer nice views. The inside rooms offer a view of the pool."
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