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Townsend Gateway Inn

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Spirit Lake, Iowa
Reviewed 14 July 2015

Rooms were very spacious, clean and comfortable. Great outdoor scenery, with a walking trail on both sides of the road.. Lots of things to do nearby Love the rocking chairs outside the rooms. Owners and staff super friendly, eager to answer any questions.

2Thank cofred
Nashville, Tennessee
Reviewed 13 July 2015

The owners contacted us and apologized for the issue. We will stay with them again in a few weeks, everybody can have a bad day. We really love this place and happy this bump in the road has been resolved.

1Thank bluemarlin08
Winchester, Kentucky
Reviewed 12 July 2015

If you love older motel with a touch of personal service this is for you!! It's not modern But the decor is still good! The area of the motel is very good close to Cade's Cove which is what we was looking for! Room was very clean ! And the service was very nice with the welcome basket! It kinda...

1Thank Deb8364
Reviewed 9 July 2015

We had such a great experience here, cannot wait to return. Our 8-year old daughter was so impressed when the owner hand delivered a basket of snacks to our room after check-in, and the maid replenished the snack the next day. I was impressed by so much more: the black washcloth just for make-up removal (I need some for my...

4Thank Gara P
Carmel, Indiana
Reviewed 8 July 2015

We wanted to stay away from the bustle of Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge so we picked Townsend for it's easy access to GSMNP hiking. I selected the Townsend Gateway Inn based on TripAdvisor reviews and pictures. It lived up to my expectations. The Inn itself is obviously not a new building, but the owners seem to be investing in their...

3Thank Ryan H
New Burnside, Illinois
Reviewed 6 July 2015 via mobile

This inn is very clean. It has hardwood floors the staff was very friendly. It has a wonderful view of the mountains. It is one of the best places we have ever stayed we will definitely stay there again.

7Thank MelissaJohnson1
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Reviewed 3 July 2015 via mobile

I travel a lot and don't usually write reviews, but Townsend Gateway Inn is exceptional in every way. Its on the peaceful side of the Smokies so if you are looking to avoid the congestion of Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge then this is the place! From the friendly owners to the gift basket for all guests to the extremely comfortable...

3Thank A TripAdvisor Member
new burnside
Reviewed 2 July 2015 via mobile

I always wanted to buy an old hotel and fix it up. If it was nice and clean I knew there would be repeat customers. That is what they have done. It is very clean. Nice friendly staff. Will definitely sts y there again.

4Thank jarrett j
Reviewed 1 July 2015

Many years ago my family stayed at the Wear's Motel in Townsend. What a refreshing discovery to find it renovated, reopened, and a great 'new' place to stay. The staff are friendly and very welcoming to their visitors. The rooms are spotless. Even though there is no breakfast room, a basket of delicious treats are delivered to the room each...

3Thank Lynne975
Chattanooga, Tennessee, United States
Reviewed 1 July 2015

Very clean, large room with everything you need. Drive right up to the door, but there is one step up. Has a mini frig (which didn't get cold enough, but it was OK), a microwave, hair dryer, soap, lotion, shampoo, conditioner, makeup remover pads, and a goodie basket. Free wi-fi. The bed was very comfortable. I will stay there again.

3Thank Mickey C

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  • Free Parking
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About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Townsend Gateway Inn offers travelers a comfortable, enjoyable and restful stay, providing luxurious accommodations in a unique environmentally friendly family atmosphere. Beautifully appointed rooms and a host of amenities add to the charm of the Townsend Gateway Inn making it one of Townsend Tennessee's most desired travel destinations and a natural choice for our guest. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Townsend Gateway Inn

Address: 8270 State Hwy 73, Townsend, TN 37882
Region: United States > Tennessee > Townsend
Price Range: $101 - $184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Townsend Gateway Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 17
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#1 Green Hotel in Townsend
#1 Romantic Hotel in Townsend
#1 Family Hotel in Townsend
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“It's all on one level so all rooms are basically the same.”
 of 5 bubbles Bjaya, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“they all face the same direction”
 of 5 bubbles Cowellboy, 2 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All rooms face the road and bike path. Very limited traffic at night.”
 of 5 bubbles 687phyllisc, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in in a cabin so that is all I can speak for. Cabin was awesome”
 of 5 bubbles visionsindigital, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are good.”
 of 5 bubbles 383thomasb, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
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