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Dancing Bear Lodge

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137 Apple Valley Way, Townsend, TN 37882
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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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Carmel, Indiana
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Last minute getaway to the Smoky Mountains. We stayed in the Le Conte luxury cabin and it was just what we needed and nicer than we expected. A basic yogurt, granola, fruit, and juice with coffee is included in the the very clean restaurant that has a couple of shops next door. We were there for the cycling (I recommend... More 

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Andalusia, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were very happy and enjoyed out stay - wish there had been a pool. It will be even nicer when new restaurant, etc is completed. Staff was very helpful and friendly. I would recommend to others.....

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Winterville, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Every detail was taken care of from the rocking chair overlooking a little stream, hot tub on porch, fresh ground coffee, VERY comfortable bed, and great breakfast. A truly relaxing vacation! We spent a lot of time on the porch reading and relaxing in the rocking chair. The room was a major part of the vacation.

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nashville
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It was so relaxing A true escape from reality. Felt remote although you are just off a main street Looking forward to my next visit! Loved the porch swing and the hot tub. You even provided robes!!!!!

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Ocala, Florida
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18 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The cabin we stayed in was lovely. It was clean, comfortable and pet friendly. A private hot tub on the deck was just what I needed to relax after days of travel. We enjoyed the porch swing surrounded by heavily wooded surroundings. Modern amenities were plentiful and appreciated. The restaurant was being rebuilt after having burned down but we were... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My bestie and I stayed in the Rainbow Falls cabin. It was PERFECT. This cute little cabin had everything you needed and more. The location of the lodge is a bit of a drive to Gatlinburg, but the scenic routes to the town was picturesque. And all the major hikes and swimming holes were in the way. The cabin itself... More 

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Yulee, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Words cannot express how much we LOVE Dancing Bear! While visiting for a venue tour for our wedding we realized we had discovered the diamond of the smoky mountains! We have stayed and worked for a lot of luxury resorts so it was greatly appreciated to see that customer service and attention to detail reflected here at Dancing Bear! The... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It looked great but after booking 6 days in advance the cx our room 2 hours before we arrived and gave our room away. I paid a deposit and everything. We are now in a dingy hotel. I wouldnt put your trust in the people here we did and missed a whole day of fun by having to find a... More 

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DancingBearLodge, Public Relations Manager at Dancing Bear Lodge, responded to this review

Anne, your review does not tell the whole story. It is untrue to state that you paid a deposit and we gave your cabin away two hours prior to your arrival. A 1-star review is something we NEVER want to see, but we are thankful that we at least have this opportunity to set the record straight. It is unfair... More 

Braselton, Georgia
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71 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

These cabins provide everything you need to be comfortable while away from home..pillowtop King size bed, full size coffee pot, mini refrigerator and a microwave oven....We struggled with getting in and out of the very large garden tub, but the management sent out some grab bars to attach to the shower making it easier for us to access. The cabin... More 

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Cobleskill, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Had spent several days previously in Gatlinburg, amid the hustle and bustle of that carnival-like atmosphre. Townsend and the Dancing Bear Lodge was a most welcome escape. this is what I was expecting when I planned on visiting TN. Great golf nearby at Laurel Valley CC too.

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