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Sarasota, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked Sugarlands I - King for a six-night stay over Christmas and could not have been more pleased. Everything was new, sparkling clean, and carefully thought out for our comfort ... luxurious feather bed and linens, enormous shower with the rainfall showerhead (tall enough for him!), well-equipped full kitchen for meals and snacks. The Christmas Eve menu and wine...

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Mark O, Owner at Dancing Bear Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for joining us! Can't wait to see you again soon!

Knoxville, Tennessee
Reviewed 1 week ago

Tastefully decorated. Peaceful surroundings. One great room with bed, cozy bedding one sinks into, a fireplace, couch and several chairs, mini kitchen with fridge and sink. A continental breakfast is kept in fridge for next morning. Porch and hot tub. Can also walk to their second restaurant if you prefer breakfast other than continental offered. Biking/walking trail at the entrance....

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Thank you for making your Smoky Mountain Memories with us Knoxvilleshopper!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We chose a one room cabin with adjoining bath and walk in closet. One end of room has a luxurious bed. Other end had a couch facing a wood burning fireplace. Porch had hot tub but too cold out for us to try. Fire was ready for lighting. Extra wood is handy nearby. Small refrigerator was useful for putting leftovers...

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Tennessee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I highly recommend the beautiful Dancing Bear Lodge. We stayed in the LeConte cabin which is spacious, has a real fireplace in the living area, very comfortable king bed and full kitchen. The accommodations are well-appointed and nicely private. We enjoyed the split wood fireplace ready on our front porch. The staff members were extremely helpful especially Colleen, who provided...

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Smithville, Tennessee
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were booked at the Laurel Falls cabin and it was excellent. We have been to the Dancing Bear before. On that occasion we stayed at the Gregory Bald and it too was excellent. Loved the property and the location being in Townsend is second to none. We will definitely be returning soon. Dave & Laura R

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Reviewed 7 December 2016

Not my first visit, nor my last. Family had a great, mellow time. Since was late autumn, it was rainy and chill most of the time; but our visit was for quiet and relaxation, and we got it. The fireplace was warm and the hot tub inviting. "On the peaceful side of the Smokies, indeed!

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Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Amazing place Beautiful location The bed was amazing, did not want to leave. The hot tub was awesome. Wish we could have stayed longer. We made a fire which added to the feel of the place I would recommend going here

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Houston, TX
Reviewed 5 December 2016

This is a first class accommodation. Stone fireplace including've Beautifully decorated. King size bed was one of the most comfortable bed we've slept in. It was like sleeping on a cloud. Kitchenette has micro, fridge and small sink. Fridge stocked with juices, yogurt and water. Coffee pot and great coffee. Also homemade granola for the yogurt was great. Bathroom was...

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Maryville, Tennessee
Reviewed 28 November 2016

I wanted to send a quick note thanking all of the staff at the Dancing Bear for helping to make my parent’s 30th wedding anniversary so special. The accommodations were neat, clean and very nice – every detail was considered, even down to breakfast items in room. The dinner with the family at the Bistro was first class, and the...

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Auburn Hills, Michigan
Reviewed 28 November 2016

We were entranced the moment we entered Spruce Cabin. The room was spacious with a great walk-in closet. Plenty of lighting and the bathroom had a huge tub/shower. The king size bed was so comfortable, in fact, I found it hard to leave in the morning, wishing for a storm to come around and snow us in. Although Spruce cabin...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
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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: 137 Apple Valley Way, Townsend, TN 37882-3818
Region: United States > Tennessee > Townsend
Price Range: $201 - $397 (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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“We liked the Elkmont cabin. It was very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles Knoxvilleshopper, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Use their web site to select type of accomodations”
 of 5 bubbles 764kristinf, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“"Rooms" are various-sized, extremely comfortable to luxurious cabins in mountain landscape; see website.”
 of 5 bubbles richardbF5578YR, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in the Metcalf Bottoms cabin. We like the fact that the porch was completely open, didn't have the privacy wall around the hot tub. Had a better view than some of the other cabins and we didn't plan on using the hot tub so the privacy wall wasn't needed. Loved the porch swing also.”
 of 5 bubbles GiGiHouston_TX, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Sugarlands was quiet, modern and had easy walking distance to the bistro.”
 of 5 bubbles berhamilton, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
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