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Riverside Motor Lodge

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3575 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863
Riverside Motor Lodge
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Ranked #12 of 94 Hotels in Pigeon Forge
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Such wonderful staff. Gave us a great deal. Room was clean, smelled good. One of the cleanest hotels I've stayed at I'm pigeon forge. Would definitely recommend this hotel to others and would definitely stay again!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed there at end of march. Lady at front desk was very friendly. Great view of mountains! Hotel is a lil dated but view makes it worth it. Only bad thing i can say is pool did not look clean we inquired about it to front desk who claimed it had been cleaned. It looked like scumy water to... More 

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015 via mobile

our Corvette club goes to Pigeon Forge a lot and we like staying here. They have some covered parking which we really like and great location. I''m going back this weekend for the Corvette Expo. The rate on Trip Advisor is $111 I called the hotel and they gave me a rate of $80!! Booked it with the hotel!!

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Clean rooms. Great prices. Friendly staff. And Petey the talking parrot... Clean heated pool. Close Dixie Stampede. Shops and restaurants close by. Smokers welcome. Outside grills. Snack ma shine. Grocery store and bank walking distance away

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

We stayed there 3 days and it was great! They have updated some stuff since we went last time. New Bedding, curtains, carpet and couches. In fact, my son seems to be the first one to use the pull out as it still had the packaging wrap still on it! When we got there we got a room without a... More 

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Jill O, Owner at Riverside Motor Lodge, responded to this review

WOW!! Thank you so much for such descriptive review! We have worked so hard the past 18 months with updates and its so nice when our guest notice the many changes we have made! I do apologize for your room not having a fireplace when you first got here but so glad we were able to fix that for you,... More 

Tallahassee, Florida
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Best place in Pigeon Forge!!! You can tell everyone tries so hard to make your stay the best. Love supporting local business and how much it is appreciated. The manager and Jerrika are wonderful and very knowledgeable. Room is very cozy. Hottest water of anywhere I've ever stayed. Fireplace is wonderful. Prettiest view of any motel/hotel in Pigeon Forge known... More 

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Jill O, Owner at Riverside Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for such a great review! We truly value our loyal repeat guest, Its people like you that make our job so enjoyable! Its so nice to be rewarded with such kind words of encouragement! We will be sure to share your review with our staff...We look forward to seeing you again on your next visit to Pigeon Forge! More 

Johnson City, Tennessee
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Stayed here recently. It was pretty decent. The family suite was small but very clean. Loved the fire place! The staff was very friendly. The pool is very small but very clean and we were able to swim in February because it is an indoor pool, which is a plus. The only problem we had was the pull out couch... More 

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Jill O, Owner at Riverside Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review about your stay and for choosing us to stay with! We are glad you found your room to be clean and that you enjoyed our fireplace and indoor pool! We have changed most of our couches out to new ones in January and would like to hear from you so... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015 via mobile

You can't help yourself but to just love this place. I've been here before and will be returning for many more times.They are always so clean and attentive to our needs. They have also done many updates in the past year. Including new linens and flat screens tvs. I have always loved the location being that it is right next... More 

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Jill O, Owner at Riverside Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Thank You so much for such a wonderful review! You brought a big smile to my face and I cant wait to share your compliments with the rest of our staff! Its so nice to get good feedback on the many changes we have made! We look so forward to seeing you again soon! More 

Smokies
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6 reviews 6 reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

My husband and I stayed here on our wedding night 18 years ago. We returned this past year to find everything even better than I remembered! Jill and staff were amazingly friendly. The pool was heated perfectly, and very nice for a late night swim. As for the room, we couldn't have asked for more! The fireplace was cozy and... More 

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Jill O, Owner at Riverside Motor Lodge, responded to this review

We are thrilled that you chose to stay with us again and that everything was even better than you remembered it on your wedding night!! Our returning guest are one of our most important assets! Thank you so much for taking the time to let us know how you enjoyed your stay! We look so forward to seeing you again... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014 via mobile

The staff and owners of this vacation get away are wonderful to us and everyone that I no have stayed their . It's very close to all the major attractions like Dixie stampede Dolly Wood lumber jack show country tonight and all the amusements that Pigeon Forge has to offer . The cleanliness home like atmosphere and price make this... More 

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Jill O, Owner at Riverside Motor Lodge, responded to this review

We always look forward to seeing your family and feel as if you are a part of our Riverside Motor Lodge family now!! Thank you for your kind reviews, We look forward to seeing you again just next week! More 

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