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Chilhowee Mountain Retreat

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5110 Little Doubles Road, Maryville, TN 37803
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Chilhowee Mountain Retreat
Ranked #1 of 5 Maryville B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our stay was amazing! The Retreat home was beautiful and absolutely gorgeous! Jim and Mary the hosts, were so friendly and kind. Their hospitality made you feel right at home. We were in the Fest view room and it was very spacious and I loved the privacy of it. Breakfast was amazing! Each dish looked like it came right from... More 

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InnkeepersCMR, Owner at Chilhowee Mountain Retreat, responded to this review

Thanks for your wonderful review. We are pleased that you found us the perfect setting for some rest, relaxation and romance. You mentioned the beds! We get excited when guests mention how great our beds feel. We spared no expense to provide guests with the best nights sleep they will ever have and many have asked where they too can... More 

New Orleans, Louisiana
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

To say it is immaculate, looks brand new, supremely comfortable, personally and tastefully decorated, equipped with state of the art bathing and steam shower equipment, and very well hosted with warmth isn't saying enough about Jim and Mary's home and B&B. Stayed for three nights at New Years weekend. Waffles one day with more toppings than you could apply, and... More 

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InnkeepersCMR, Owner at Chilhowee Mountain Retreat, responded to this review

Thank you for your glowing review. We have tried to be, as you say, "immaculate, looking brand new, being supremely comfortable, with personal and tasteful decorations." We certainly appreciate it when guests take note of how hard we try to make them comfortable. You are right, we are challenged by the mountain road in winter, we have only cancelled guests... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our stay here was amazing in every way! It was our 1year anniversary and we stayed four nights in the Bear Room. Everything from the shower, to the hot tub, big screen tv, to breakfast etc. was first class and I can't forget the GLORIOUS VIEW of the smoky mountains right outside the window! Jim and Mary were excellent host... More 

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InnkeepersCMR, Owner at Chilhowee Mountain Retreat, responded to this review

It was our pleasure to host you on your first anniversary. Sounds like you really enjoyed your stay with us. Your review is very much appreciated since it is such a wonderful recommendation to your fellow travelers. Thanks again. More 

Brighton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

We had a great stay at the Retreat and it is a real treat for sure. The rooms are true luxury, best nights sleep of our touring holiday. It's been said before but breakfast by Jim, is a joy especially the caramalised onion Quiche. Mary is also a mine of information on what to do and see in this location.... More 

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InnkeepersCMR, Owner at Chilhowee Mountain Retreat, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review. Glad you had a great time and enjoyed the scrumptious breakfasts. Tea or coffee, we can handle both. Would love to see you again if you happen to cross the pond to the colonies. More 

Lansing, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

My outdoor wedding was held just down the road, where I grew up. I had no idea such a beautiful retreat and couple existed in my backyard. I was searching for Bed and Breakfasts to host myself and my husband, as well as his family who were travelling from Japan. We couldn't have found a better place to stay. Jim... More 

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InnkeepersCMR, Owner at Chilhowee Mountain Retreat, responded to this review

Thank you for your glowing review. We were so happy to accommodate you and your family on the weekend of your wedding. It was a pleasure getting to know your in-laws and we were pleasantly surprised at how well they spoke English. We hope Med School is going well and that you Ken are doing well. Thank you for sharing... More 

Nashville, Tennessee
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Chilhowee Mountain Retreat is a beautiful place to get away to and relax. Jim and Mary are an excellent host and we really enjoyed the hospitality. Thank you Jim for the great conversation and excellent breakfast.

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InnkeepersCMR, Owner at Chilhowee Mountain Retreat, responded to this review

Thank you for your very nice review. We enjoyed having you and hope you can make the short trip over during the Fall color season. We also hope your trip was a successful one. More 

washington dc
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

My husband and I spent a weekend at the retreat and had a great time. The innkeepers were a delight and made our stay most enjoyable. Quiche is among my favorite dishes and the one that was served for breakfast on Saturday morning would have made the French green with envy. The snack bar was amply stocked and there were... More 

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InnkeepersCMR, Owner at Chilhowee Mountain Retreat, responded to this review

Ah, the quiche, so glad to hear you enjoyed it. It is wonderful to know you think the French would be green with envy over it. We are so glad you enjoyed your visit with us and look forward to seeing you again. Thank you for your wonderful review. More 

Kralendijk, null, Netherlands Antilles
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

The Chilhowee Mountain Retreat is the best B&B ever! The view from the bear room was so beautiful, we will never forget that. Jim and Mary were very kind and even tried to adjust breakfast for our girls. We will be sure to come back soon.

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InnkeepersCMR, Owner at Chilhowee Mountain Retreat, responded to this review

Best B and B ever? Wow! How can we thank you for such a great review. We were happy things worked out that we were able to accommodate your family. Thank you so much and we look forward to seeing you again. More 

Harrogate, Tennessee
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31 reviews 31 reviews
12 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

After coming up the mountain into the beautiful drive that is surrounded by wildflowers, I was greeted warmly and felt welcomed. Breakfast each morning was suburb in presentation and taste and will fill you up until dinner! Comfortable rooms and bathrooms that you wish were in your home ....I went to the retreat to work so never left until checkout... More 

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InnkeepersCMR, Owner at Chilhowee Mountain Retreat, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. It is always nice to know that folks find our place so relaxing they just don't want to leave. We don't want to see any of our guests go hungry -- when you want to stay and relax we offer bag lunches and a dinner, but these items need to be ordered at least two days... More 

Vevay, Indiana
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32 reviews 32 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

My husband and I stay for two nights in June. Jim and Mary have a beautiful home and they are wonderful hosts! We have stayed in many B&B's and the Chilhowee Mountain Retreat met our expectations! This is without a doubt, one of the cleanest places we have ever stayed! Just a little warning on the road up the mountain... More 

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InnkeepersCMR, Owner at Chilhowee Mountain Retreat, responded to this review

First we want to thank you for your review. Yes, the road up to the retreat is climbing up a mountain. The road is steep in places and narrows to 16 feet in some areas. There are places to park trailers at the foot of the mountain, or you can just bring it on up since we have trailer parking... More 

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Address: 5110 Little Doubles Road, Maryville, TN 37803
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Location: United States > Tennessee > Maryville
Number of rooms: 3

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