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Bowling Green, Kentucky
Reviewed 14 March 2014

Stayed here 3/10/2014-3/13/2014 After years of staying in cabins in between Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg, we decided that we wanted to forego the constant driving and stay just in Gatlinburg this time around, which really helps with a 7-month old. Upon our arrival we found plenty of parking, even under the hotel! When we walked in we were greeted by...

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Metamorfosi, Greece
Reviewed 6 March 2014 via mobile

My wife, 2 kids, and I stayed from Feb. 28 to March 4. We loved it! The hotel is immaculately clean, and the rooms are wonderfully spacious. The hotel is just off the main parkway. We didn't drive at all, opting to walk the entire 4 days, and that's with a walking 4 year old! They have chocolate chip cookies...

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

Thank you so much for your comments. We've added 24 hour coffee too! Those cookies in the afternoon are so yummy, and we are glad you enjoyed the cookies as well as your stay with us. Please come see us again next time!

Zebulon, North Carolina
Reviewed 5 March 2014

My husband and I stayed at Bearskin Lodge February 22-26. We had a wonderful time as always. We've stayed here several years and always find the Bearskin Lodge very accommodating. Everyone was very nice and the hotel was clean. The beds were comfortable and jacuzzi tub was very relaxing. We had a king executive suite overlooking the city. The room...

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White House, Tennessee
Reviewed 3 March 2014

We came to Gatlinburg to celebrate our 30th anniversary. We wanted a place on the river and Bearskin Lodge delivered. Our room has a balcony overlooking the river and a gas fireplace. The room is very clean and the staff is attentive. The free breakfast was a pleasant way to start the day. The only thing I would change is...

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Tennessee
Reviewed 2 March 2014

My husband and I stayed at this lodge Feb.23-28 in room 524,which was a king exec suite that faced the city and mountains.The room was nice and very clean and big. The bed slept very good and we both woke up each morning relaxed and ready to go for the day. The staff was always very nice and helpful and...

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Clarksville, Tennessee
Reviewed 26 February 2014

As we walked into the lobby the first thing we noticed was the amount of dust especially on logs above the desk. The front desk clerks were polite but not very helpful. He did notice I had a military ID and applied a discount to our bill, that was a plus. We got to our room and noticed that the...

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

Sounds like you had a trying time with us at Bearskin Lodge during your recent visit. We certainly apologize for not meeting your expectations. In hopes of not sounding like a list of excuses, we would simply like to tell you that we are better than this and hopefully we can use your experience as a lesson. You'll be happy...

Reviewed 20 February 2014

This was a very nice hotel. Clean and simple. The interior design of the room is quaint-trying to mimic you are in a lodge. It is a little dated but not to the point it really needs any work done to it just yet. Beds are older but were comfortable enough for us. Free breakfast is standard usual fare you...

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

Thank you so much for your recent review of Bearskin Lodge. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your stay. Our unique location and ambiance is perfect for many different purposes for travel, and we love hearing that we got it right! Please come back again soon. It will start to feel like home!

Reviewed 15 February 2014 via mobile

I have stayed at the lodge multiple times over the last 5 years and its always amazing! The rooms are always clean, breakfast is great, and the staff is always very friendly! I Highly recommend this lodge to anyone!

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

Perfect! It's guests like you that make us love what we do! We appreciate you taking your valuable time to write us a little note of satisfaction. Your loyalty means more than we could ever say, and we are excited to have you as part of our "family!" Please visit us again soon...and be sure to check out the new...

WICHITA FALLS
Reviewed 11 February 2014

We visit Gatlinburg at least twice a year, and always stay at the Bearskin. We tried a different place last year, and learned our lesson. My husband and I regretted it the entire time. Friendly staff, great/large room, clean, breakfast is great and great location. Look forward to being there again this year!

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Paintsville, Kentucky
Reviewed 10 February 2014

First, my review is very late. I stayed late September/early October of 2013. We had promised our son a trip to the Aquarium, and stayed a night here while we were there. I had just lost 2 family members in the prior 48 hours, so I was pretty miserable and didn't want to be on vacation. One thing that did...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
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
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public 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: ₹ 5,899 - ₹ 8,714 (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
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#11 Family Hotel in Gatlinburg
#11 Romantic Hotel in Gatlinburg
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“Choose the front if you want a city/mountain view, the back if you want to hear the stream out the balcony door.”
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“The double queen on the river or city view was a good size room”
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