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Mountain House Motor Inn Downtown

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2.0 of 5
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247 Newton Lane, Gatlinburg, TN 37738 (Formerly Econo Lodge Downtown)
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Gamaliel, Kentucky
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22 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016 via mobile

We originally stayed for the 4th of July then Labor Day Weekend. They are a great place that's within walking distance of everything! Rooms are clean & comfortable, staff is so friendly, great place!! True, it's a bit outdated but I can overlook that. We tried another place for NYE and cannot wait to get back to Mountain House.

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Blanchester, Ohio
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015

This was a nice surprise compared to the dumps Ive picked in gatlinburg in the past few years!! The room was clean and everything worked as it should.The price was good and the staff was very nice. This is a older place, but will be the place we return to in the future.

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1 Thank LAZYAACRES
Lenoir City, Tennessee
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10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2015

I seldom stay overnight in Gatlinburg, living only an hour away, but I may have found the best value in the city. Mountain House is an older property, and shows its age in small ways. BUT where it's important - the beds, the fixtures, and the staff - this place has it all over the competition!

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Roanoke, Virginia
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28 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2015

I was looking for a decent place to stay not far from downtown. I was satisfied with this motel. It wasn't luxury by any means, but the room was decent and within walking distance of downtown Gatlinburg. It was so convenient so we did not have to drive during our stay and could get exercise too! The owner seemed very... More 

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2015

A good clean room. Nothing fancy but centrally located two blocks off the main drag. No breakfast and the WiFi is weak. Get a room close to the office to increase the signal. This is a family run business that cares. Nice Folks!

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3 Thank Yabolrunka
southern Indiana
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36 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2015

In the middle of October my husband and I took an impromptu trip from Indiana to Gatlinburg, in the middle of their busiest season. After checking online for available places to stay for one night, the options were slim, but Mountain House Motor Inn had a vacancy. After reading other reviews, we decided to give it a try. When we... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2015 via mobile

Rooms are great, not a better deal in town, friendly staff and room was clean, three guys on a trip to hike mt leconte. Room is perfect for a short stay, highly recommend. Staff was helpful and a great location to walk in town for a nice dinner. Would stay at this hotel again for sure

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Pocahontas, Illinois
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54 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015 via mobile

My family and I stayed here for 4 days the location was great we were able to walk a short distance to the strip which was great to not have to find a place to park in town. The room was clean and beds comfortable. The people at the front desk were very helpful with questions about the area

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Vandalia, Ohio
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207 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2015

Our second time with this hotel. Discovered that the back bldg. has larger bathrooms (tho, still pretty small) - Luanne, the manager, is eager to please - friendly and a joy. Room was clean, tho the shower walls hv some kind of crazy art attempt that looks like smeared dirt (not good). This place is typical of the 1960's/70's hotels... More 

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kendall H, Front Desk Clerk at Mountain House Motor Inn Downtown, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We love to see our guests return time and time again. We strive to always provide a pleasant stay. Gail, Front Desk Clerk More 

Tabor City, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2015 via mobile

Stayed here and it was pretty nice , hotel office staff were very friendly and helpful with questions about the area , only problem was other rude guest outside our room at 12pm being very loud and some others loud very early 7am .

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kendall H, Front Desk Clerk at Mountain House Motor Inn Downtown, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Sorry that another guest woke you up in the morning so early and that a guest was so rude to you. Hope you come back and stay with us again. Gail, Front Desk Clerk More 

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