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Townsend / Great Smokies KOA

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8533 State Highway 73, Townsend, TN 37882
Townsend / Great Smokies KOA
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Minster, Ohio
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7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Nice staff that were attentive and willing to assist with any problems or questions. One issue was the neighbor's unattended dogs that continued to bark every time we were outside our camper. Even though there is a rule the dogs could not be left alone in the camper the staff did nothing about getting our neighbor to follow that rule.

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Inverness, Florida
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7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed in one of the deluxe studio cabins with my young child and we had an amazing time! The KOA staff were all very friendly and were more than helpful whenever I needed anything. I enjoy going on the weekends because they have bingo, tie-dying, hay rides, movies outside and lots of activities for young kids. I will definitely... More 

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elkhart
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We borrowed an RV from friends in April, 2015 for our first family RV trip. Our stay at the KOA of Townsend was awesome. Great friendly people, brand new showers and clean bathrooms, and a superb location just a couple minutes from the National Park. We highly recommend staying here.

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Although this wasn't my first stay, in a KOA kabin, it was my first stay at the Townsend/Great Smokies KOA - and I wasn't disappointed. I've made many trips to the Smokies, but this time I wanted to concentrate on Cades Cove, and this KOA is only 7 miles from the entrance. I found the kampground and bathroom facilities to... More 

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Pineville
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Although I have spent a lifetime camping in an RV at campgrounds across the US, we decided to stay in a deluxe cabin this time. It was everything we could have wanted. The cabin was clean and looked new. Firewood was delivered to our door. The staff was friendly and helpful. Our view of the river was beautiful. The campground... More 

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Central Florida, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent 7 nights at the campground. The staff was friendly and courteous and our site was very clean. We loved the pavers that made a small deck outside the camper and the table and chairs were very nice, too. Several reviewers complained that it's too crowded. We didn't find this to be a problem. The showers are very nice... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great KOA on the quiet side of the smokies. Lots to do and the kids loved swimming in the pool and River. I ordered a bundle of firewood one night and it wasn't delivered. The next morning I complained at the office, and not only did they bring the original bundle, but a second one as well as an apology.... More 

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New Haven, Missouri
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75 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great amenities at this koa. Friendly staff and LOTS to do for kids. My four year old loved the pool, the Saturday night movie, the playground, the river and Tuesday night bingo. We had camping cdnin 1 which was good, not the best location but suited our needs. Seemed updated with tv, fridge, and ac unit. My two biggest issues... More 

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knoxville, TN
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been camping for years. We normally dry camp at one of the campsites in the National Park but once or twice a year like to go to a place with hook-ups. After rising prices with this KOA's neighboring campground we decided to give the KOA a try. The rates are high, but not high for the area. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

This is a great KOA property for family time. We stayed in a cabin with our 4 children . They offer many programs for kids, the river for fishing (with a license) an awesome playground and beautiful pool all at the foot of the smokies!! The staff were very helpful and always cheery. I love this place and will visit... More 

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