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8314 State Hwy 73, Townsend, TN 37882
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Talley Ho Inn
Ranked #6 of 10 hotels in Townsend
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We came to the end of our vacation and decided to stay 2 extra nights in a hotel cause the cabin we were staying at was already booked. So we decided on Talley Ho Inn and what a nice surprise. Room was very clean and view from balcony was nice too. We really enjoyed that it was so close to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

This is the sweetest, quaint, beautiful, little motel. Clean , comfortable, relaxing. And Not in the middle of all the fast loud traffic. We will be back. Awesome people . You know it is Family owned and run.By the way you are treated. Thank you for such a nice place to stay.

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Howell, Michigan
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Cottage #1 has been completely updated and is very comfortable. We had a family reunion there and it easily accommodated all 17 of us using the fold out couches as well as the beds there. One thing I will say is that there only 2 1/2 baths, not 3 baths which can be difficult trying to juggle showers with as... More

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Bridgeport Al
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

We had a three night stay at their Fox Den cottage. I was very clean and cozy. The staff was friendly and accommodating. Their outdoor pool has a salt water filtration system, and that was really nice - no eye burn! We love Townsend - such a nice little town with tons of outdoor activities for all. Try the Tally... More

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Cleveland, Tennessee, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

We just spent 2 nights a this charming Inn. We stayed in the Fox Den cottage with 2 bedrooms and one bath. It was quiet, comfortable and really clean. It is obvious that they care about cleanliness and make every effort to keep it that way. The grounds were freshly cared for and the staff was friendly and helpful. We... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

Decent place to stay. One item that needed attention is that there were a considerable amount of bird droppings on the balcony. Otherwise large rooms, decent bedding and decent view from some of the rooms.

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Nashville, Tennessee, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

I have lost count how many times I have stayed there. 15-20 The grounds are beautiful. The hotel is so nice and quiet. Love it. The air conditioners need a little work. Most do not have a high fan which would help so much to cool the rooms off quicker and to air out the rooms. Everything was clean as... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

Our FIAT group of about 70 people with 50 cars driving The Dragon, Devil's Triangle, Moonshiner 28, etc stayed here and were very pleased. The accommodations were simple, but the service, staff and environment were top notch! The hotel is close to the TN 73 entrance to Smoky Mountain National Park, there are gas stations an restaurants nearby and one... More

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Perrysville, Ohio
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

The room itself was average. Had updated/modern furnishings and amenities. Beds are firm. The room was comfortable, and was very clean. However, had a strong musty odor. Our room was a double, we had a patio, and it is relaxing/peaceful outdoors. The internet was slow. All that being said, we would stay again.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

We stayed at Tally Ho over the weekend. Sat we went out and came back to find termites all in the kitchen. We reported the problem to the front desk and left again. When we returned they were even worse. Sunday morning none of us could believe how many there were. We reported the problem again and did not even... More

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Address: 8314 State Hwy 73, Townsend, TN 37882
Location: United States > Tennessee > Townsend
Also Known As:
Talley Ho Hotel Townsend

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Restaurant Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#4 Romantic Hotel in Townsend
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located near Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Talley Ho Inn is the oldest establishment among Townsend hotels, motels, cabins and resorts. We offer a broad selection of accommodations to fit any need and budget. For couples' getaways we recommend romantic Premier and Deluxe rooms. Family retreats will enjoy spacious cottages and picnic areas. Sole travelers will find comfort and value in our Original Eight rooms. Our exhibition grounds is a perfect place for car shows and large expositions. Adjoined Carriage House Restaurant is ideal for any occasion as it offers buffet, casual, formal dining and banquet facilities. ... more   less 
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