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Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

The staff 'tried' to accommodate our extreme dissatisfaction, however, when NOTHING works, the hotel is old, outdated and falling apart, there's only so much the staff themselves can do! The Jacuzzi tub didn't work in one of the rooms, we moved rooms 3 times because of issues with the rooms. The rooms by the elevator were ridiculously loud, the cold...

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Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

This is a great place to relax we came here 12 times last year and was married here in October 2016. The staff are great, the rooms are not fancy and perfect but they are comfortable and clean. There are wild bears that came down daily and played in the creek. The indoor pool is beautiful, they have a hot...

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Reviewed 21 February 2017

We really enjoyed staying here. A lot of the hotels in downtown Gatlinburg are older, and this one is no exception, but it was very clean, quiet, and conveniently located. We were able to walk to the strip with no problems. The front desk staff was very nice and helpful.

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Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Stayed one night with family. The front desk staff was exceptional, particularly the two ladies working the evening of 2/19/17. Rooms where a little dated but were very clean and loved the balcony over the creek!! Kids really enjoyed the indoor pool. We will definitely stay here again.

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Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Stayed here on a trip to Gatlinburg to do some hiking at elkmont. Our rooms were creek side. Had nice little balcony with 2 comfy rocking chairs. The rooms were a little outdated as with most older places down there but were super clean. The rates were very cheap witch made it a great place and well within walking distance...

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Thank Bill T
Moravian Falls, North Carolina
Reviewed 1 February 2017

We stayed in a pet friendly room across the street from the main hotel. The room was dated, but the bed was pretty good. I would not want to stay there for more than a few days - too cramped. They only left us 2 bars of soap and one shampoo - no conditioner or lotion.

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Thank Carol C
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Reviewed 29 January 2017

My favorite hotel was booked and I had to hunt to try and find a reasonable place that was clean and decent to stay at. I was very surprised at this hotel, It has/had everything from a hot tub to a pool, clean rooms and very nicely decorated, I only gave this a very good rating because of the remodel,...

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Akron, Ohio
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Pros. Comfy beds. Nice price. Kids loved the pool. Very nice stream right off the balcany. Quiet. Clean Cons. A little to far away from strip. And we found roaches. Did not give us enough toiletries. Stayed for four days.

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1Thank anna m
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Real neat place to stay. The room we stayed in was dated but it was clean and right by the stream which was so awesome!!! The pool was so neat!!! The staff was very friendly and informative!!! I would stay here again.

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Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

I find it disturbing that this hotel has a billboard that reads "mountain tough" but will not rent to locals effected by the fire. Please take your sign down, your actions contradict it. Ill be spending money elsewhere.

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Free Internet
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room

Additional Information about Sidney James Mountain Lodge

Address: 610 Historic Nature Trl, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3343
Region: United States > Tennessee > Sevier County > Gatlinburg
Price Range: €61 - €101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Sidney James Mountain Lodge 2.5*
Number of rooms: 136
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Sidney James Lodge
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“Ask for a room in the back by the stream.”
69RobertS, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Creekside rooms are not pet friendly... good for allergy sufferers who can't handle pet dander.”
amandae305, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“From what I heard the rooms in the main building are better maintained, the pet friendly are was poor at best.”
shmh2017, 9 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room overlooking the river.”
  • Loved the Fireplace and View from the balcony.
babbs102905, 2 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Needs cleaned and updated”
janieleonardo, 1 Apr 2017 | Read review
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