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Econo Lodge Riverside

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  • Excellent54%
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  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Reviewed 2 November 2015

Hotel was fine for our needs, but we were not there much. The breakfast was not hot and tasteless. Loved the pool and hot tub, but floor looked dirty and the chlorine about knocked us over. An in room safe is pretty common these days...More

Thank lindak1949
Response from GMEPF, Guest Relations Manager at Econo Lodge RiversideResponded 3 November 2015

Dear lindak1949, On behalf of our entire staff I would like to apologize for failing to meet your expectations. We appreciate your feedback and with it continue to improve on giving nothing but the best service to our guest. Andrea Kirk Guest Service Manager

Reviewed 31 October 2015

The Econo Lodge Riverside is truly a gem at the foot of the Smokies. The room we stayed in was much more spacious than I was expecting. We had a couch in the room which was nice for watching TV. The room was very clean...More

Thank grandp9999
Response from GMEPF, Guest Relations Manager at Econo Lodge RiversideResponded 3 November 2015

Dear grandp9999, We are so delighted to hear that you had such a wonderful stay with us here at the Econolodge Riverside! The room in which you stayed in is considered to be one of our mini suites which as you mentioned comes with a...More

Reviewed 30 October 2015

We arrived on Saturday night and I had ask for a ground floor as my sister and I are handicapped. Got there and they had us on 3rd floor. I was really disgusted. The girl took all our luggage to the room and they promised...More

Thank travelgirl368
Response from GMEPF, Guest Relations Manager at Econo Lodge RiversideResponded 31 October 2015

Dear travelgirl368, Thank you for taking the time to mention how wonderful our staff is! I will defiantly be sharing the kind words you had to say about them. We look forward to seeing you again real soon. Andrea Kirk Guest Service Manager

Reviewed 28 October 2015

Rooms very comfortable and well cared for. Location is excellent. Breakfasts were very good and variety was nice. The only advice I would give get there early, it can be somewhat crowded and hard to get a table. There is outdoor seating and that helps...More

Thank Orly210
Response from GMEPF, Guest Relations Manager at Econo Lodge RiversideResponded 31 October 2015

Dear Orly210, Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your recent stay here at the Econolodge Riverside. We appreciate your input about the overcrowding in our breakfast area and we are working to come up with a solution so that everyone is...More

Reviewed 28 October 2015

We have stayed at Econo Lodge Riverside, each year, for many years and it has always been very comfortable and convenient to every thing. It is very near Dollywood Theatres and good restaurants. and The breakfast has always been good and a good time to...More

Thank James J
Response from GMEPF, Guest Relations Manager at Econo Lodge RiversideResponded 31 October 2015

Dear James J, We are so delighted to hear that you have been staying with us now for many years! We try our best to make ever new guest a repeat guest like yourself. And your right we are close to many attractions and we...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Things to do
Pool
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Indoor pool
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Price range
US$ 66 - US$ 166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#14 Business Hotel in Pigeon Forge
#14 Romantic Hotel in Pigeon Forge
#19 Family Hotel in Pigeon Forge
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 66 - US$ 166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#14 Business Hotel in Pigeon Forge
#14 Romantic Hotel in Pigeon Forge
#19 Family Hotel in Pigeon Forge
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Jen W
21 April 2018|
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Response from angdon717 | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is. It's very central to most attractions, shops and dining.
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Leslie J
15 February 2018|
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Response from Jan M | Reviewed this property |
I don't know about the fire pit as it was very rainy when we were there. There are lots of restaurants and shopping within walking distance, but the dinner theaters and Dollywood are a little too far away to walk. Dollywood... More
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"Do not accept a room on the front (highway) side or the interior (above the pool). The noise level is..."
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"Bring pillows"
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"If you want quiet, don't get a room with a poolside view!"
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"clean, convenient, safe, professional"
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