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Dancing Bear Lodge

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Sevierville, Tennessee
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

My husband and I spent a couple nights in the two bedroom cabin. We thoroughly enjoyed our accommodations. The beds were super comfortable. The cabin was very very clean. I would recommend this as a lazy getaway to read and recharge your soul;)

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Troy, Michigan
Reviewed 1 week ago

This Lodge was very beautiful. it is located in a quiet area at the foot of the Smoky Mountains. Great Accommodations. Very Clean and updated. the Apple Valley Café is a great place for Breakfast and Lunch. Everyone was very nice and professional.

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Knoxville, Tennessee
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our new weekend getaway. Beautiful place with wonderful food! Friendly helpful staff. The fireplaces both inside our room and outside the bistros were so nice. We enjoyed that so much. We definitely be back!

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Ocean City, Maryland
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Without a doubt the nicest place to stay and eat dinner. Accommodations were the perfect from the hot tub on the back deck to the fire place. We stayed in the Doe Knob cabin....king size bed comfortable as well as the two over stiffed leather chairs in front of the fire place. Just wonderful. We will return.

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Warrenton, Missouri
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After 2 nights on the trails in GSMNP, our stay at Dancing Bear Lodge was wonderful. We had the Rainbow Falls cabin and could not have asked for more. They provide a wonderful breakfast in the cabin including yogurt, house-made granola (delicious), fruit, coffee and orange juice. The bathrooms are quite large and the bed was ridiculously comfortable. We also...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in one of the recently built modern cabins. Fabulous! Clean! Super Private! The kitchen was delightfully stocked. We also enjoyed a tremendous 5 star dinner at Dancing Bear! Truly truly a hidden gem!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Solo trip to Townsend and stayed at the Evergreen Cabin. It was perfect! The king-sized feather bed was so comfortable, the room was clean and the perfect place to unwind after a day in the mountains. Garden tub and free wi-fi added to the very nice accommodations. Will most definitely stay again.

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Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a three night stay at the Dancing Bear Lodge using it as a base to explore the Great Smoky Mountains. Accommodation was excellent; large, clean cabin, very comfortable beds. The location was great for exploring Cades Cove and convenient for other day hikes in the park and also a visit to Pigeon Forge. A particular highlight was the...

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Lynnwood, Washington
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I decided we should stay here on our visit to Gatlinburg after my husband told me Gatlinburg was a crowded, noisy, touristy place. I was looking for a place where I could have quiet, relaxation and natural beauty. I chose very well! In addition, the bistro has excellent food and a lovely staff. Our cabin had lots of windows for...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived in around 8:30 after a 24 drive & ran right to the resturant. From the moment we arrived we were in heaven. From the community camp fire with a Smores Station... to the stunningly lit & airy resturany, we were blown away. Our Pet friendly cabin was breathtaking. It was obvious that its a newly remodeled room &...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Centered in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains, Dancing Bear Cabins are known as East Tennessee's ultimate vacation basecamp offering charming Southern hospitality. It's picturesque 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 Cabins 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. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dancing Bear Lodge

Address: 7140 E Lamar Alexander Pkwy, Townsend, TN 37882-3818
Region: United States > Tennessee > Townsend
Price Range: $249 - $525 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Dancing Bear Lodge 3.5*
Number of rooms: 29
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“There is quite a variety of rooms. Definitely look at all of the options!”
Ned1977, 6 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We stayed at the Gregory Bald cabin which is at the end a little more private”
susansN6621OS, 27 Mar 2017 | Read review
“I have only stayed at the two BR and two bath cabins and highly recommend these.”
maddietn, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Thank you!”
dezzell, 11 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Cabins that fit your style from lodge feel to modern clean lines”
S1060JZmarym, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
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