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Buckhorn Inn

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Duncan, South Carolina
Reviewed 1 August 2013

The small personal cottages were great. The screened in porches, fireplace, king size bed, and Jacuzzi made the stay incredible. Breakfast served each morning was phenomenal! The food and service was excellent. Great varieties to choose from and very filling. Could not have asked for a better vacation. Plan to stay longer than three days or you will regret it.

1Thank GrantsWife
Lexington, Kentucky
Reviewed 26 July 2013

Our daughter and her fiancé chose buckhorn inn for their mountaintop wedding and reception. The setting was beautiful and the food and service was excellent! They stayed at the Webb cottage for their wedding night and it was gorgeous! We really were impressed by the professionalism by the staff and the lovely, serene setting. Would like to go back in...

Thank Trixielovejoy
Smithville, Tennessee
Reviewed 22 July 2013

Away from touristy, downtown Gatlinburg, the Buckhorn Inn is a beautiful inn with a lovely main lodge (dining room, common areas, and individual rooms) and individual cottages. Two couples stayed in two of the charming cottages. Screened in porches and comfy furniture inside. Serene setting, views of Mount La Conte and a peaceful nature trail. The food is delicious! Breakfast...

Thank TNlikes2travel
Reviewed 10 July 2013

I live in one of the cottages and the interior decoration was amazing...we can see the wonderful mountain view from inside....You can enjoy the stunning nature as well as the comfort from the room...The breakfast is so nice that I doubt myself was still in the US...European style...The only thing I feel regret is I did not spend more days...

1Thank Mia L
Nottingham, Maryland
Reviewed 2 July 2013

Got last minute cabin and it was perfect. When we wanted to stay another night they just moved our stuff to another available cabin. The people were so friendly and helpful, Grounds and location are beautiful and close to GSM park. Breakfast was great. Fireplace and jacuzzi and little kitchen made it even better.

2Thank djs50
Mountain City, Tennessee
Reviewed 25 June 2013

My wife and I really enjoyed our stay at Buckhorn Inn! We stayed in the Tower room and loved every minute of it! It is a very unique room! If you want a change from normal room layouts, I suggest this room. Three levels make up the Tower room; the Entry/Sitting Area, the Bathroom, and the Bedroom. Understand that you...

1Thank Firedude21
Indianapolis, Indiana
Reviewed 19 June 2013

What a gem nestled in the heart of the Great Smoky Mountains! The grounds are immaculate, and I cannot say enough about the very clean and comfortable cottage(s) we used during our visit. Each staff member goes out of their way to make you feel welcome and ensure your stay is enjoyable. Breakfast is amazing -- the juiciest of fruit,...

2Thank klh1099
Reviewed 10 June 2013

My husband and I stayed here for our anniversary. We LOVE bed and breakfast. This is not your typical bed and breakfast experience. We felt like we were staying at a state park cabin that had not been decorated since the 70's. Let me emphasize OLD and MUSTY. I had allergy issues the whole stay from the musty cabin. We...

4Thank travelchickGeorgia
Lee M, Owner at Buckhorn Inn, responded to this review

This guest’s report of her experience at our Inn devastated me and I sympathize with her feelings. In reading the review again and again, I see that she didn’t like anything about our inn—not the décor, the food, the service, the view or any other aspect. As readers can see from other reviews on this site, this is not the...

Reviewed 9 June 2013

Other reviewers have touched on the basics that make a Buckhorn Inn stay so pleasant: quiet and serene location away from the hurly-burly of Gatlinburg, beautiful and well- maintained grounds,delicious food (breakfast especially) efficient and friendly staff, gracious hosts, comfortable and tastefully decorated common areas, cottage(or room), and more. All are spot on so I will not repeat, and the...

1Thank belwen4
Reviewed 4 June 2013

We booked this stay way back in January for our anniversary weekend (May 31-June 2). I knew it would be a good place, but I had no idea it would be as wonderful as it was. We were greeted warmly and shown around. There is a sitting room downstairs with a coffee maker, soft drinks, ice, and in the afternoon,...

1Thank suebg62

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Beauty, peace, and solitude emanate from the pine and hemlock forest surrounding Buckhorn Inn, while the ever-changing view of the Great Smoky Mountains across mountain meadows of wild flowers never fails to inspire the visitor. We offer a range of Gatlinburg accommodations, from full, private guesthouses to private cottages to traditional inn rooms. Pick the Smoky Mountain lodging that fits your style and length of stay and plan your Tennesee vacation today! East Tennesee's classic country inn, The Buckhorn offers the grandest Smoky Mountain views of any Gatlinburg bed and breakfast. Elegance and period charm mix with the inn's friendly, romantic atmosphere of a Smoky Mountain lodge. Buckhorn has been a favorite destination for visitors to Gatlinburg, Tennessee and the Great Smoky Mountains since 1938. Situated less than a mile from the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Buckhorn Inn is convenient to all activities and attractions in the area including hiking, arts and crafts, musical theaters, and the Pigeon Forge Outlets. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Buckhorn Inn

Address: 2140 Tudor Mountain Rd, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-6042
Region: United States > Tennessee > Sevier County > Gatlinburg
Price Range: $203 - $282 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Buckhorn Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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“make sure you ask for a mountain view and spring for the private cottage if possible”
steveandjudy1994, 17 May 2017 | Read review
“Choices include mountain views in the inn, non-mountain views, cottages, and stand-alone homes on the property”
TravelLover2109, 6 May 2017 | Read review
“Red room was great. Breakfast is a real treat”
761patsyr, 28 Apr 2017 | Read review
“All of the cottages and houses have mountain views, as most of the rooms.”
kathleenhK3957GH, 22 Apr 2017 | Read review
“If you want the more casual, private experience, stay in a cottage.”
maggiebV4388RN, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
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