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Island Drive Lodge

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   2760 Parkway, PO Box 1230, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863 (Formerly Days Inn Pigeon Forge)
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Ranked #59 of 94 hotels in Pigeon Forge
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Leann B Winston Salem, North Carolina
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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middleburg
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We checked in at about midnight. Got a non smoking room that was clearly smoked in....excessively! When we asked about it they said that we asked for a smoking room when we made our reservation. ....wrong! They didn't care at all. Could not sleep because if the smell. Never again! Pay more....stay somewhere else. Not worth the savings.

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Winston Salem, North Carolina
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Great experience, staff was very friendly, rooms clean and great breakfast. Located near everything within walking distance. Will stay there again on next trip to Pigeon Forge. Great hotel for the price

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Toledo, Ohio
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at this place several years ago when it was days Inn. The new owners have let it go down. We had a room booked for the entire week in July 2014 but left early due too the lack of room service not cleaning our room, no towels no extra lock on door( although after I asked to switch... More

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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24 reviews 24 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Located at a most convenient location - just opposite of Island park, the new Pigeon forge attraction, close to many other attractions of Pigeon forge...close to Trolley station too. The room was spacious and clean. The hotel is a bit old, but still maintained OK. The front desk were always helpful and courteous. They provided required information on local stuffs.... More

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Nashville, Tennessee
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

As some of the other reviews state, the hotel isn't new, the beds are squeaky and the linens may have some dubious stains. However, the room was clean, the staff was very friendly and helpful and the hotel was well-placed to serve as a base for an unplanned, quick getaway to Dollywood and Pigeon Forge.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Room had not been cleaned well in a long time. Lots of mildew and dust everywhere as well as an overwhelming stench of smoke in the room. Carpet in front of the door was soaked from something and the A/C did not work well in the room even though the temp outside was mild. Of course when I asked for... More

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gaffney
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Across from the island the front desk were very friendly and helpful we arive early and was able to check in anyway room was clean bathroom was small and the door was hard to open and shut but over all good place to stay

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Snellville, Georgia
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Worse stay ever over the 4th of July, the pictures online are very deceiving this is the cheapest, nosiest and nastiest hotel we have stayed in ever, the sink was stopped up with hair, germs and bugs.

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Salisbury, North Carolina
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I normally don't do reviews, however, I am here to warn you that this hotel is not great! I immediately became sick to my stomach because of the strong over whelming odor of orange air freshener. The bathroom grout on the floor and in corners of tub was black due to mildew. There was a dead roach in the bathroom.... More

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Hickory, North Carolina
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I would NOT recommend ANYONE to even consider staying here. We booked through Expedia and was supposed to get an adjoining room, and when we got to the hotel.. They said they did not have adjoining rooms available, so we settled for side by side room. When we got to the room( around the corner in what looked like a... More

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BurkeTia, Front Office Manager at Island Drive Lodge, responded to this review

First I want to thank you for taking the time to let us know about the problems you had at our property. I do apologize that things did not go well for you. Unfortunately when rooms are reserved thru a third party things like request for adjoining rooms are not always relayed to the hotel. That was the case with... More

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Address: 2760 Parkway, PO Box 1230, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863 (Formerly Days Inn Pigeon Forge)
Location: United States > Tennessee > Sevier County > Pigeon Forge
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Island Drive Lodge 2*
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Also Known As:
Days Inn Pigeon Forge Hotel Pigeon Forge
Pigeon Forge Days Inn

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Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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Location, Location Location! We are right in the heart of Pigeon Forge at the Island traffic light -on the trolley line and walking distance to restaurants, shopping and attractions. Start your day with our free hot breakfast and relax in our outdoor pool after a day of Smoky Mountain Fun. Spacious rooms all offer Refrigerators, microwaves, free WIFI and your choice of one king or two queen beds. Need tickets or area info? Our super friendly team is here around the clock with ticket deals and tips on how to make the most of your Pigeon Forge vacation! Ask about our whirlpool suites with fireplaces for the ultimate romantic getaway. ... more   less 
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