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Dancing Bear Lodge

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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
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  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
3 Star accommodation
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Centered in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains, Dancing Bear Lodge is known as East Tennessee's ultimate vacation basecamp offering charming Southern hospitality. It's picturesque ...More location and luxurious amenities offer guests an opportunity to relax and rejuvenate after trekking mountain trails and exploring surrounding areas. With 36 acres featuring intimate rustic cabins and countless sports and activities, Dancing Bear Lodge creates a comforting retreat tailor-made for the adventurer in all of us. We welcome our guests to experience the best the Smokies have to offer by reserving one of our charming cabins. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Conference Facilities
Electric Vehicle Charging Station
Hot Tub
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Room Service
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
USD 187 - USD 315 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Dancing Bear Hotel Townsend
United States > Tennessee > Townsend
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Room & Suite (67)
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

the cabin was really clean. i used the Tesla charger that is on property. Nice. The resturant on the hill was amazing. i would rate it a 12 out of 10. Food fabulous. ive been all over world and it matches up with the best

Thank keith m
Reviewed 4 days ago

My wife & I stayed in one of the detached villa cabins and everything was super! These cabins are a great blend of rustic & modern, extremely well done, with great amenities in the room. Beautiful Lodge restaurant with great food and service!

Thank Brooke B
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a wonderful place to stay. Their dedication to customer service is commendable. The room was cozy, extremely clean. The hot tub provided a relaxing end to each day. Surrounding property is quiet with beautiful views. We definitely recommend dining at the Bistro: I...More

Thank Darla B
Response from jerrico01, Public Relations Manager at Dancing Bear LodgeResponded 5 days ago

We hope you do visit us again soon, Darla. Thank you for your review and recommendations.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My partner and I staid 1 night here in one of the villas (Sugarlands #2) after I ran the Smoky Mountain half marathon. I wish we had staid there the night before, too! It was so clean, luxurious, and peaceful - Tucked up right there...More

Thank Samantha L
Response from jerrico01, Public Relations Manager at Dancing Bear LodgeResponded 5 days ago

We're glad we could provide a relaxing getaway for you. We appreciate your feedback.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Clean, comfortable and quiet. Loved the hot tub and the Bistro. Missed the campfire and s’mores due to rain. The cafe needs to open earlier as we would loved to have eaten there. We are early risers and the mountains were calling. I would recommend...More

Thank Mo B
Response from jerrico01, Public Relations Manager at Dancing Bear LodgeResponded 5 days ago

Mo, that's a shame you didn't get to do the s'mores and breakfast. We hope you'll try again.

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8 August 2018|
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Response from Mat D | Reviewed this property |
McGhee Tyson in Knoxville.
3 April 2018|
Response from Mark O | Property representative |
We have a Tesla charger yes ! It’s in front of the Evergreen cabin and is only used occasionally. We have never had to “reserve” it so shouldn’t be an issue . To be perfectly safe please let us know if you decide to stay... More
Pat S
21 March 2018|
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Response from ayray2000 | Reviewed this property |
I would definitely call them. They own a massive house overlooking the mountains in a different area there that can be rented. Might be worth looking into depending on your budget and needs.
Room Tips
"Many choices in style of cabins and villas to fit any need."
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"Detached villas were very nice. The cabins were beautiful from the outside, but did not see interior."
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"Luxury cabins are very nice"
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"All rooms are great!"
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