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Townsend Gateway Inn

8270 State Hwy 73, Townsend, TN 37882
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Ranked #1 of 10 hotels in Townsend
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
Bonnie L Boone, North Carolina
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Boone, North Carolina
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Almost did'nt want to share how fantastic this place was, but felt it was too good not to share. Our family of five rented one their cabins. It was spotlessly clean and they have done a fabulous job of updating everything. We went to Townsend to go to Cades Cove, but the owners of this hotel make it possible to... More

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Ringgold, Georgia
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The Townsend Gateway Inn was a perfect launch point for our Saturday morning bike ride at Cades Cove. The owners were glad to accommodate our late arrival time with a warm welcome. We appreciated Colleen's hospitality and smile as she brought us a basket filled with muffins, coffee, chocolates, trail mix and pretzels. This was perfect for breakfast in the... More

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Miami, Florida
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This quaint Inn was just what we were looking for during our recent bike trip. We were just minutes from Cades Cove which we biked on a Wednesday morning. Then we rode the Townsend loop bike trail which gives you a nice sense of Townsend. We were able to park right outside the door which helps with loading and unloading.... More

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Denham Springs, Louisiana
15 reviews 15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We, my husband and I, stayed at the Townsend Gateway Inn July 15-20, 2014. We originally booked a room for July 16-20 but were able to get away from home a day early. When I called to see if they had a room available, we were told that the smallest room they had was available and it had just 1... More

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Burns, Tennessee
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just got home from our stay at the Gateway Inn in Townsend. We stayed in one of the little cottages and it was very cozy and clean. I am a cleaning fanatic so I don't give out that compliment freely. The only thing I would have changed is maybe a small tv and a fan in the bedroom but that's... More

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18 reviews 18 reviews
14 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I needed a place to stay overnight to pick my daughter up from Tremont early the next morning and chose it because of the reviews I read here. They were so right. I wished I had asked for the name of the lady who checked me in because she was so pleasant and helpful...gave me recommendations for dinner and brought... More

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Bremen, Indiana
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We love this place. It is our 3rd time to stay at Townsend Gateway Inn. It is so clean, quiet, and relaxing. This is the only place we stay when we go to the Smokey Mountains. It is close to good places to eat. We enjoy walking the path along the road and just relaxing on the by the fire... More

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30 reviews 30 reviews
10 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our first time to the Smokies...we could not be happier with our lodging choice! Great little cabin, and the kitchenette & fridge adds so much...we even made slice and bake cookies tonight! The owners stock a snack basket for us each day, and they include items specially chosen to appeal to both us grownups and our 9-yr-old grandson. Queen bed... More

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Jacksonville, Florida
15 reviews 15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

We really enjoyed our stay. Where else can you personally interact with the owners.They were most accommodating.We had pre-arranged a firefly viewing at Elkmont and we're not disappointed.I highly recommend this motel and you will not be sorry.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

We stayed at this lovely motel May 29-30. We arrived late in the evening 9 p.m. or so and found many of the guests sitting in the rocking chairs in front of their rooms. We had traveled all day more than 10 hours, and were pretty tired, but we joined everyone else. Rocking chairs cool breezes and a glass of... More

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Address: 8270 State Hwy 73, Townsend, TN 37882
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Location: United States > Tennessee > Townsend
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Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Townsend #1 Green Hotel in Townsend
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The Townsend Gateway Inn offers travelers a comfortable, enjoyable and restful stay, providing luxurious accommodations in a unique environmentally friendly family atmosphere. Beautifully appointed rooms and a host of amenities add to the charm of the Townsend Gateway Inn making it one of Townsend Tennessee's most desired travel destinations and a natural choice for our guest. ... more   less 
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