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Econo Lodge Riverside

3.3 km from Pigeon Forge centre
  • Free Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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2440 N Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN 37868
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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 30 June 2015 via mobile

This was my first visit to this hotel. I liked it very much. The room was clean n had everything you need. I would suggest you bring your own pillows if u like a thick one.Because the ones we had were very flat. And we didn't like the breakfast. But it was a typical hotel breakfast.The staff were all very...

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GMEPF, Manager at Econo Lodge Riverside, responded to this review

Dear 2013_SouthernGirl, Thank you for your feedback. I am glad that my staff was able to quickly fix the issue with your TV. We are currently awaiting our order on some new pillows for all the guest rooms so I assure you that your next visit you will have a nice comfortable pillow on your bed. Thank you so much...

Chapin, SC
Reviewed 30 June 2015

Stayed at Econo Lodge Riverside this past Thursday and Friday evenings. Was unable to check in early but understood and didnt think we would be able to. The staff was very friendly and the hotel itself and grounds very clean. They do have a nice indoor pool and hot tub which appeared to be a hit although we didnt get...

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GMEPF, Manager at Econo Lodge Riverside, responded to this review

Dear gdcheetah, Thank you so much for being our guest. I am so happy to read all your positive feedback. I will definitely share this review with my team. They all work so hard to ensure excellent guests service. our location is very convenient to a lot of attractions and restaurants and am glad that you were able to have...

Gaffney, South Carolina
Reviewed 30 June 2015

The Staff was terrific and very helpful. I would defintely stay again. Everything was within walking distance of the hotel. The breakfast could have been better, but for the price of the hotel it was adequate.

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GMEPF, Manager at Econo Lodge Riverside, responded to this review

Dear CLWC2015, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a review. I am glad you found our staff to be terrific and enjoyed your stay. I do hope you will stay with us again a repeat guest is the best compliment we can receive. Thank you very much! Christina Loveday Assistant General Manager

Fairfax
Reviewed 30 June 2015 via mobile

We are staying here right now. Checked in yesterday. Our room stinks and is damp feeling. Made us all cough all night. We are off early to Dollywood and are staying here again tonight, but not looking forward to it.

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GMEPF, Guest Relations Manager at Econo Lodge Riverside, responded to this review

Dear Pamakamimi, I would like to take this opportunity to apologize for the unpleasant odor in you room. Thank you for making us aware of this so we can have our housekeeping staff take care of this matter promptly. We strive to have the cleanest rooms possible for our guests and we are so sorry we fell short. I hope...

Bruceton, TN
Reviewed 26 June 2015

Took my Grandson to Dollywood and chose the Econolodge for price and reviews. We spent three nights there in a clean, comfortable room that more than met my expectations. My Grandson loved the ducks out back and the pool and hottub that were clean and well maintained. I loved our clean and comfortable room and we both enjoyed our good...

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GMEPF, Manager at Econo Lodge Riverside, responded to this review

Dear sOOZIQUE, I am so happy to hear that you were pleasantly surprised with your stay. We are definitely not your typical Econolodge when it comes to service and our amenities. I am glad that you were able to have a stress free relaxing vacation with your grandson and we hope you two will visit us again. Thank you for...

Jamestown, Tennessee
Reviewed 25 June 2015 via mobile

We have stayed here several times and enjoy every stay. The staff are always nice and friendly. The rooms are always clean and the new river area is very nice. My kids loved feeding the ducks. I would recommend staying here.

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GMEPF, Manager at Econo Lodge Riverside, responded to this review

Dear Jason C, I cannot Thank you enough for being such a loyal guest of ours. The best compliment we can receive is repeat business. I am happy that your children love feeding our ducks. I assure you they appreciate the attention and being fed as well. Thank you for your review and we look forward to seeing you and...

Hershey, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 25 June 2015

Our stay at the Econo Lodge Riverside was wonderful. Our room was spotless upon our arrival and the one problem we had (light that didn't work) was repaired promptly. We stayed on the 3rd floor with a river view and enjoyed seeing the ducks and geese each morning and evening. The staff was always kind and helpful. Also there was...

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GMEPF, Manager at Econo Lodge Riverside, responded to this review

Dear Babs B, Thank you for choosing us for your recent vacation. I am so happy to hear your room was spotless. Our executive housekeeper has received an award for her service in the industry and she works so hard to ensure that all of our rooms stay clean. I am glad that you and your family were able to...

Galax, Virginia, United States
Reviewed 25 June 2015

As always, this place was CLEAN! The first thing my husband and I did was walk to the river to see the ducks and WOW! The curb appeal was breath taking. Walking down the side walk you can tell the immaculate care that had been taken with the choosing of the plants beside the river and the steps leading down...

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GMEPF, Manager at Econo Lodge Riverside, responded to this review

Dear Prissy C, Thank you so much for your review. Guest satisfaction is our #1 Priority and I am so pleased that we exceeded your expectations. We love reading reviews like this it lets us know we are doing a great job. Thank you so much for being our recent guest and we look forward to seeing you all the...

Louisville, Kentucky
Reviewed 25 June 2015

We have been loyal customers of the Econo Lodge Riverside in Pigeon Forge (2440 N. Parkway) and have stayed here 2-3 times a year for the last 8 years or so. (We are also a Choice Privileges member.) We have previously always found the property to be clean, comfortable and reliable in giving us the room that we asked for....

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GMEPF, Manager at Econo Lodge Riverside, responded to this review

Dear Mikewhy67, I am so very sorry about your experience with us on your recent visit. I would love to speak with you about this matter at your earliest convenience. I am not sure why your room was moved and I greatly apologize. Thank you for being our guest for so many years. I really hope that you will give...

Kannapolis, North Carolina
Reviewed 23 June 2015

The pictures are true! Beautiful property-well taken care of. Rooms provide ample space for family of four ( two adults, two adult teenagers, lol!) but offer ample storage space! You will love the walkway by the river and feeding the ducks who are not afraid to come up to you and even eat out of your hands, Breakfast was well...

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GMEPF, Manager at Econo Lodge Riverside, responded to this review

Dear Kim K, Thank you so much for all your kind words. I am so happy you enjoyed our grounds and breakfast. We are always trying to improve on our many amenities and I am glad you had such a great experience. Thank you again for being our recent guest and we cant wait for your next stay with us....

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Hot Tub
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Breakfast Available
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located on the Little Pigeon River, this 4-time Choice Hotel Gold Award winner features an indoor pool & hot tub, deluxe hot breakfast, riverfront picnic area w/ grills, game room, and is within walking distance of popular restaurants and attractions. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Econo Lodge Riverside

Address: 2440 N Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN 37868
Region: United States > Tennessee > Sevier County > Pigeon Forge
Price Range: €54 - €132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Econo Lodge Riverside 2.5*
Number of rooms: 201
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Also Known As:
Econo Lodge Riverside Hotel Pigeon Forge
Pigeon Forge Econo Lodge
Econolodge Pigeon Forge
Hotel Style:
#14 Romantic Hotel in Pigeon Forge
#14 Business Hotel in Pigeon Forge
#20 Family Hotel in Pigeon Forge
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“The pool has interior rooms, but you will still have to go outside to access the pool unless you are on the first floor.”
 of 5 bubbles TLP1022, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Recommend riverside”
 of 5 bubbles L817NWbrians, 8 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Conveniently located to the majority of the Pigeon Forge attractions and shopping,”
 of 5 bubbles griff83147, 4 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Request riverside.....View is awesome!!!!”
 of 5 bubbles quality14, 31 Jan 2017 | Read review
“I requested first floor and riverside.”
 of 5 bubbles FishnotFishy, 21 Jan 2017 | Read review
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