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Monroe, Georgia
Reviewed 5 July 2015

i used to love staying at this place until they became the halfway house for townsend tennessee. because their rates are so low, the scum of the world have started staying here. it never was the cleanest, or best maintained, but on my last stay, a man in an adjoining room beat his girlfriend so bad she could barely crawl...

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PURVIS MS
Reviewed 11 August 2014

On a spur of the moment trip, we went to Townsend. We did not have time to make a reservation so we played it by ear. The inn we usually stay was full so we went to Townsend Lodge and they had a vacancy. Our room was very clean, well furnished and very quiet. I was really impressed at how...

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3Thank SANDY G
The Hague, The Netherlands
Reviewed 18 October 2013

This motel was truly disgusting. Only when I entered the room after check-in did I find out how bad things were. There were spiders' cobwebs above the beds and in the corner above the wash-hand basin. I used a coat hanger to dispose of them. Then, on entering the bathroom, I noticed there was an earwig in the bathtub which...

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3Thank levado656
North Vernon, Indiana
Reviewed 1 August 2013

I have stayed at this Motel on more than one trip. The last time I stayed, there were spiders in the room, spider webs in the corners. Housekeeping never cleaned the room in four days. The trash was changed once while I was there. I received no house keeping one day, the next day, towels were left on the unmade...

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2Thank TandT47265
Reviewed 3 June 2013 via mobile

Awesome rooms for the price !! Will be returning ! If you want great customer service then please visit here! Friendly staff all the way around !!! Lots of stuff to do and see in Townsend Tn. Check it out if you are in the area or are visiting on vacation . Peaceful getaway !

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1Thank mnuchols
Reviewed 24 May 2013

Manager is awesome!!!! Very helpful and thoughtful. We had a great experience. Loved the out door deck and fire pit!!!! Room was clean and comfy. Laid back and very relaxing. Will definitely be back for another relaxing weekend!

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2Thank RickCone
Tickfaw, LA
Reviewed 22 October 2012

They advertise as New Rooms!! The only thing new is the TV!! The bathtub is painted (which is coming off)...the floors are filty I would NOT walk on them without shoes...the bed was horrible....the light in the room was so dark you couldn't hardly see. Please look elsewhere for a room....we will never stay here again!! I know it's supposed...

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4Thank candiandrob
Chattanooga, Tennessee, United States
Reviewed 12 October 2012

The price is pretty good... though I was surprised when I checked in and the manager couldn't remember the price she gave me when I reserved the room. Unless they have a weekday rate and a weekend rate, that doesn't make much sense. Even then, you should know those rates. The walls are VERY thin. You can hear everything that...

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2Thank Jill B
Woodstock
Reviewed 30 May 2012

We stayed there 2 night and would have looked else where but it was a holiday weekend so we made the best of it. If you want a laid back hotel this is for you if you want clean rooms maybe not. When we pulled up a couple were sitting outside smoking and they wanted to know if we were...

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2Thank FDSJA
Middleton, Tennessee
Reviewed 14 October 2011

The manager was very nice and helpful. This place is very old. It does have direct tv. The beds are comfortable, but the rooms are very small. A lot of people with motorcycles stay here, so it is very loud.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Scenic Motel is now owned by Belinda & Terry Haley whom also own the Riverstone Lodge. Our Lodge has become the most popular place to stay in Townsend so we Purchased the Scenic Motel in 2008. We have built a large deck out front with an evening campfire every night. We have a beautiful private pool. All rooms have ref. microwave, great 12 cup coffee, cable tv, All rooms have either a king bed or 2 Queen beds. We are right in the middle of everything and you will love staying here. One mile from National Park entrance. We are american / family operated and here to make sure you have a great time. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Townsend Lodge

Address: 8254 State Highway 73, Townsend, TN 37882-4302 (Formerly Scenic Motel)
Region: United States > Tennessee > Townsend
Price Range: ₹ 3,303 - ₹ 4,651 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 19

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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?