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    Dancing Bear Lodge

    7140 E Lamar Alexander Pkwy, Townsend, TN 37882-3818
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    Overview
    • Excellent78%
    • Very good15%
    • Average4%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    We stayed in Doe Knob Cabin, it was Wonderful!! It's just a Studio Cabin but ever so Peaceful!! King Size bed w/feather topper , Wet Bar, Hot Tub on porch, beautiful large bath w/jacuzzi , hardwood floors. Cabin is turned backwards so your porch is...More

    Thank catstolove
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    We enjoyed staying at the Dancing Bear Lodge. Price was a little high but enjoyed the stay and location. The staff was very friendly. There was a wreck in Townsend and the staff went ahead and unlocked the doors that we could get to the...More

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    Thank joshua_maples
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    The cabin we stayed in was wonderful. Clean, comfortable, and included delicious granola and yogurt for breakfast. I will definitely return to Dancing Bear Lodge when I return to the Great Smoky Mountains!

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    Thank gjustice1
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    The beauty of this place will start your experience..the staff is very friendly and tentative. I highly recommend visiting at least once a year. If you want to stay in or venture all the tourist spots I highly recommend doing both. I left feeling relaxed...More

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    Thank bacosamdanny
    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    My husband and I enjoyed our stay at Dancing Bear Lodge. The cabin had everything we needed. It was quiet and peaceful. We had our dogs with us and had plenty of trails for walking. We will definitely book another weekend.

    Thank Brenda O
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 168 - USD 313 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 29
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    • Tennessee >
    • Townsend
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    18 May 2017|
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    Response from Ruscov | Reviewed this property |
    Dancing Bear was untouched. The fires were in Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge. Not where Dancing Bear is located. Hope this helps!
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    13 October 2016|
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    Response from Mark O | Property representative |
    Hello! Approximately 17 of our 21 accommodations have wood burning fireplaces. The units that do not have wood burning fireplaces are : 1. Evergreen -Spruce 2. Evergreen- Jack Pine 3. Clingmans Dome 2 4. Sugarlands 2... More
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    17 August 2015|
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    Room Tips
    "I think all of the cabins on the property are equally enjoyable."
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    "We loved the Evergreen Spruce Cabin."
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    "There is quite a variety of rooms. Definitely look at all of the options!"
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    "We stayed at the Gregory Bald cabin which is at the end a little more private"
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