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Townsend Gateway Inn

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“rocking chairs”(75 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
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Pets Allowed
Breakfast included
2.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewswelcome basketsnack basketrocking chairshardwood floorscades covecoffee or teathe cottagesa great place to stayremote controlonly stayed one nightlarge tvbeds were very comfortablemom and poproom was spotlesswould definitely stay here againquiet sidenational park
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Reviewed 14 May 2016

This is still the best option in town. There are a few things I feel would improve it. First would be a towel bar in the sink area, second would be a clock in the room. Third would be a bedside table on each side...More

Thank travlingal51
Reviewed 13 May 2016

It's an older motel with no pool but very clean with rocking chairs in front of your room and a great view of the river across the road close to Cade's Cove. Do not try to place next door to eat. Buffet was not worth...More

Thank Jim H
Reviewed 11 May 2016 via mobile

We have stayed here every time we are in Townsend which is at least once a year. The inn is an older motel that they have totally redone and I suspect that it is nicer than when new. The staff are all super friendly and...More

Thank travelerkent
Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

We spent 3 days in the Cades cove area of the Smokies. We usually camp but weren't able to this time. We stayed at the Townsend Gateway Inn and it was perfect! The rooms were exceptionally clean. The beds were comfortable. The rocking chairs and...More

Thank Beth M
Reviewed 6 May 2016

The most important things are being clean and safe. This certainly was both. All the people were very friendly. Love staying so close to Cades Cove so we can be there very early stay as long as we want and to come back late in...More

Thank dina m
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Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Pool
Free Parking
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Microwave
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Pool
Outdoor pool
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USD 78 - USD 139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Townsend
#1 Green Hotel in Townsend
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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USD 78 - USD 139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Townsend
#1 Green Hotel in Townsend
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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onthego919
24 September 2017|
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Response from norsk1_allen | Reviewed this property |
Our room was at west end of the property, just several rooms away from the pool. My wife and I didn't use the pool. So i'm unable to give a good answer! The rooms are very nicely kept and comfortable!
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gary5651
17 March 2017|
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Response from david3117 | Property representative |
Hello gary5651, Here is a list of some of the local restaurants that are now open in and around Townsend. Black Bear Cafe Steak ad Trout Elvira's Cafe Riverstone Hope this was helpful
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Teresa P
3 January 2017|
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Response from TownsendGatewayInn | Property representative |
We are located less than 2 miles from the Cades Cove entrance to the Smoky Mountains National Park. In the park you can enjoy hiking on the many trails throughout the park some with waterfalls as their destination. The park... More
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"We stayed in an end room and loved it. The hotel was booked, but we did not hear any other guests."
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"Very quiet"
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"The rooms are great"
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"Ask for the renovated rooms to make sure you get a good one, I'm not sure how the cabins or other rooms..."
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