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Bearskin Lodge on the River Hotel

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

At the time of my visit in April 2017, the lodge was in the process of renovating its rooms. My "old style" room was very spacious, very comfortable, very clean. The lodge is located a block from the entrance to the Great Smoky Mountains; perfect for travelers who prefer to be away from the hustle and bustle of the main...

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Lawrenceburg, Indiana
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

All you had to do was open the door to the balcony and sit and relax as you watch the flowing water. If you were chilly, just turn on the fireplace.When you were tired the beds were very comfortable.The toiletries were from Bath and Body and were great.

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Visit the smokys atleast once a year. Always stay at the bearskin since we found this beautiful quite hotel. Never hear anyone talking in the halls or rooms and no doors slamming. Always so clean and the grounds are beautiful. Staff friendly and helpful. We arrived at 3:30 am and as so as i walked in i said i have...

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New Carlisle, Indiana
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This hotel is in a great location and the rooms were very nice with the exception of the beds were not comfortable. We stopped in Gatlinburg on our way home from Charleston and the hotel in Charleston had awesome beds. Within walking distance to anything in Gatlinburg. The breakfast needed more variety...if you like waffles and biscuits and gravy you'll...

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Lebanon, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago

The freshly remodeled rooms are amazing! It's like a brand new Lodge! The entire staff were accommodating and engaging! Lee Douglas is the manager and does an amazing job! Bearskin Lodge is that "special place" in Gatlinburg providing easy access to all that Gatlinburg offers and is the closet Lodge to the entrance of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park....

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Richmond, Kentucky
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a balcony room on the 4th floor overlooking the creek. Great breakfast, super clean rooms (this is important to me!). It is at the edge of the park entrance or you can catch a trolley right in front of the hotel. Staff was super friendly, room had a gas fireplace which we used one cool evening. Lots of...

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Lexington, Kentucky
Reviewed 1 week ago

When we arrived we were immediately greeted and the clerk was VERY informative. Explained the hotel layout and suggested a room at the end of the hotel that did not look directly at the hotel across the creek. Explained breakfast times, free wifi and other amenities. They had a roof replacement going on as well as some 5th floor renovations...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a great place to start our adventures on our honeymoon. The front desk staff was very friendly and had great recommendations for us. The lodge was within walking distance of the downtown shops, and the Smoky Mountain Gatlinburg trail. Our room was very comfy and clean. We had a balcony that oversaw the river stream, which was a...

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General M, General Manager at Bearskin Lodge on the River Hotel, responded to this review

jenn5595815, Thank you so much for taking the time to review our facility. We strive to make sure all of our guests have a clean and relaxing place to stay while visiting Gatlinburg. I am elated to hear that you enjoyed your honeymoon here and we are happy that we were able to make it memorable for you. We look...

New York
Reviewed 1 week ago

We're stayed at the Bearskin Lodge many times. It continues to be a wonderful place, always improving. The breakfast is very nice, with fresh fruit. They just added new mattresses and they are great! We bought one for our home.

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General M, General Manager at Bearskin Lodge on the River Hotel, responded to this review

georgannh2016, Thank you so much for staying with us once again! We adore our repeat guests and want you to feel like family while your here! Our team works hard to ensure everyone's needs are met and I am happy to read such nice comments about your experience. We look forward to hosting you again the next time you are...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved this place. Courteous staff. Loved the free breakfast, and the fresh cookies in the lobby for a late afternoon snack. Close to the entrance of the parkway. It was very clean, and felt safe staying here.

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General M, General Manager at Bearskin Lodge on the River Hotel, responded to this review

Rhonda G, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience with us. We are thrilled to read such positive notes on our team members and our facility. We look forward to having you back to stay with us again the next time your travels bring you to Gatlinburg! Thank you, Lee Douglas, GM

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Bearskin Lodge on the River Hotel

Address: 840 River Rd, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3133
Region: United States > Tennessee > Sevier County > Gatlinburg
Price Range: €45 - €224 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Bearskin Lodge on the River Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 96
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Also Known As:
Bearskin Hotel On The River
Bearskin Lodge Gatlinburg Tennessee
Bearskin Lodge On The River Gatlinburg Tn
Hotel Style:
#11 Romantic Hotel in Gatlinburg
#11 Family Hotel in Gatlinburg
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“We had a balcony room above the creek, very peaceful!”
pipersmom1, 19 May 2017 | Read review
“Fo balcony steam rooms. As you look at the hotel, rooms at far right do not look directly at the hotel across the creek.”
rickc748, 18 May 2017 | Read review
“Upper floor with creek view is a must! No noticeable city noise.”
susanmQ3957TA, 2 May 2017 | Read review
“I'm not sure which ones do and which ones don't, but some rooms have a jacuzzi.”
573austinr, 14 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Room 314 was amazing. Sound of the stream makes sleeping so sound. Cool breeze from the river, and there is a fireplace in the room.”
569sharonf, 2 Apr 2017 | Read review
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