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Reviewed 6 November 2014 via mobile

Very impressed with our accommodations. Extremely clean, convenient & great rates. Outstanding staff, excellent housekeeping. We stayed in 201 & it was perfect. Minimal noise. Breakfast was good, everything was fresh. Cookies & cider were delicious as well. We will definitely stay here again & can't wait to get back.

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1 Thank Tracey S
Magnolia, Texas
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Reviewed 5 November 2014 via mobile

We chose this hotel for the river view from a balcony. The 2 queen bed room was spacious & decorated well. The beds themselves were uncomfortable and noisy! When sitting on the side or turning over in the night they squeaked! They seriously needed an upgrade. Primary reason for low rating. Breakfast was ok but boiled eggs or yogurt would... More 

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Cleveland, Ohio
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Reviewed 30 October 2014

Staying in the busy town of Gatlinburg could be noisy, but Old Creek Lodge provided a pleasant surprise. All rooms have a balcony that open on to the creek and river, and when you open that door, the sound of the rushing water block out all other sounds. You feel as if you are in the wilderness! The furnishings were... More 

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Reviewed 29 October 2014 via mobile

My husband & I took a last minute weekend trip. The price was very reasonable especially compared to other places that were run down & were in the same price range. Rooms were clean & comfortable. Breakfast left a little to be desired but, it was free! My main complaint is the noise level. The walls are thin so when... More 

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Missouri
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Reviewed 22 October 2014

We stayed one night at Old Creek Lodge but wish we had booked them for our entire stay in the smokies. This hotel is located off the main street, but is close enough to walk to it or catch the trolley. All rooms overlook a stream and have a small balcony to sit on and enjoy it. The room was... More 

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Harvey, LA
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Reviewed 12 October 2014

The rooms were definitely dated and scarred. I don't know how Trip Advisor has given this one of their top performer hotels. The outside is nice, however, the rooms were dirty. Roaches in the tub. The pictures that were taken must be at least 10 yrs old. This place could use some updates.

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Reviewed 8 October 2014 via mobile

The room was nice and big. But when I crawled into bed there was a dirty bandaid stuck to the sheet. Also the wall are so thin you can here people's conversations in joining rooms and also toilets flushing. Not worth the price. Very disappointed that they had not cleaned the bed.

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5 Thank lisaand
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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Reviewed 26 September 2014 via mobile

First visit to Smoky Mt. NP. Hotel nicely located on creek close to main strip with restaurants & tram short walking distance. Mattresses strangely noisy, door self locked requiring maintenance to jimmy to reenter, breakfast fair, in room coffee better than in bkfst room. Nice patio over looking creek off rear of room. Staff very friendly. Good rate.

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Reviewed 22 September 2014

I loved this place when it was the Fairfield. This time we didn't get the sheets changed, nor the trash cans emptied and the maid did not do a good job of cleaning the room. We ran out of Kleenex. I placed the empty box on the counter in the bath so the maid would be sure and see it.... More 

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Reviewed 22 September 2014 via mobile

This hotel is one of the nicer places I've seen in town. It's a block off the main drag so you don't get the noise from the late night crowds, but easy walking to anywhere. Sits on a nice river,rooms were clean and nicely appointed. Staff was friendly. Continental was just ok, your better off going out to one of... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Old Creek Lodge promises the best that nature has to offer in Gatlinburg with its unique mountain charm located at the entrance to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. At Old Creek Lodge you’ll find state-of-the-art amenities among its traditional mountain craft decor and massive log beams. Downtown Gatlinburg shops, restaurants, and attractions are just outside your door. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Old Creek Lodge

Address: 680 River Rd, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3129 (Formerly Fairfield Inn Gatlinburg Downtown)
Region: United States > Tennessee > Sevier County > Gatlinburg
Price Range: $135 - $239 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Old Creek Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 54
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Also Known As:
Old Creek Hotel Gatlinburg
Fairfield Inn Gatlinburg
Fairfield Gatlinburg
Gatlinburg Fairfield Inn
Hotel Style:
#14 Family Hotel in Gatlinburg
#17 Romantic Hotel in Gatlinburg
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“We have family of three, King suite, in center of building, 3rd floor with pull-out is perfect. Very comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles randymS5532FX, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All of the rooms face the river (or stream) behind it so really you can't lose!”
 of 5 bubbles kellypostell, 18 Nov 2016 | Read review
“hotel elevator is located in the center of building”
 of 5 bubbles 3riverssinger, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The top floor towards the end should be quietest since the elevator is in the center.”
 of 5 bubbles kmeyer5063, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Choose this hotel, you will not be disappointed one bit!”
 of 5 bubbles S1164RQsheilas, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
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