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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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Kenosha, Wisconsin
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay - great accommodations at a very reasonable price, great location, and helpful staff! We were within a mile or two of the national park, but just tucked away enough to miss the hustle and bustle of other tourists.

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Carmel, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago 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 3 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 4 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 5 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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 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 1 week ago

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 1 week ago

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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Braselton, Georgia
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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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