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Townsend Gateway Inn

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Lake City, Florida
Reviewed 8 May 2015

We stay here every year on our trip to the Smokies. It is an older motel that they have done a great job remodeling. The owners are very friendly and can help you select things to do and places to eat. It is in a great location to visit the Smokey Mtns.

1Thank travelerkent
Atlanta GA
Reviewed 1 May 2015

Based on reviews from other TripAdvisor travelers I booked two days last week at Townsend Gateway Inn in Townsend, TN. The hotel is small, quaint, convenient to Cades Cove and only 15 miles to Pigeon Forge. What impressed me most was how clean and comfortable the entire place looks. The office is adorable, the grounds are immaculate and the rocking...

1Thank lexcyn1
Smyrna, Tennessee
Reviewed 1 May 2015 via mobile

What a charming place! Owner is very friendly and rooms are clean and comfortable! Received a basket with coffee and snacks when we checked in. The motel is an older building, but has been completely renovated. Great price for a good, basic room. You can't go wrong staying here!

Thank Loris95251
Apex, North Carolina
Reviewed 27 April 2015

This was a very last minute trip and I knew nothing about the area. So, I went on to Trip Advisor, saw the high ratings for the Townsend Gateway Inn and booked immediately. We were greeted by the most friendly, welcoming Inn keepers and they made us feel like family immediately. The rooms are cozy, extremely clean and comfortable. The...

2Thank sdanzey
Reviewed 12 April 2015

The room was as described even better when everyday I had a basket of goodies in my room. Owners are so friendly and easy to talk and ask questions of the area..I hope to come again and bring the family.. I had the view of the river fall, I could drink my coffee sitting at the outside rocking chairs made...

4Thank CHEF N
dacula, ga
Reviewed 12 April 2015

This motel is probably the best there is in its price range. We were impressed by the cleanliness of the bedroom and bathroom. Several small touches made our experience very pleasant : free wi-fi, a nice TV, good quality linens and bath towels, tile in the bathroom, real glasses in a sanitary wrap, refrigerator, microwave, a curved rod that makes...

1Thank coldmtn
Pontiac, Illinois
Reviewed 6 April 2015

Class experience - traditional Smokies motel that has been refurbished. Quality surfaces and very clean. They made us a nice welcome basket - unfortunately after eating supper we could not try most of it but it was a nice personal touch. If you prefer to stay away from the chains (or want better value for your money) this is the...

Thank Ron B
Reviewed 5 April 2015

We have visited the Smokies for years. Stayed in Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge mostly until visiting Townsend last year. Townsend became our place and we stayed there twice. This week we found Townsend Gateway Inn and had the nicest time. Sitting in the rocking chairs with the view was so relaxing, the owners can't help but making sure you enjoy...

1Thank Richard W
Starr, South Carolina
Reviewed 4 April 2015

My experience was very nice. I was able to have my dog with me. Immaculate!! I really couldn't believe how clean it was. Very quiet. Reasonable price. Family owned which is important to me. Even offered to go purchase flavored coffee for me! WiFi is available. Little fridge and microwave. I will be going back.

Thank cupake2015
Lexington, Kentucky
Reviewed 17 March 2015 via mobile

We stayed here based on prior reviews. This motel reminds me of a true old style vintage motel. Like the ones I remember from family vacations with our station wagon parked in front of our door. However the rooms are CLEAN and updated with hardwood floors, new quiet heat/air units, and comfy bed . It is off the beaten path...

Thank 2kytravelers

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
GreenLeadersPlatinum level
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
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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: $113 - $205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Townsend Gateway Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 17
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“All rooms face the road and bike path. Very limited traffic at night.”
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