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Riverhouse Motor Lodge

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610 River Rd., Gatlinburg, TN 37738
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Phoenixville, Pennsylvania
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20 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The staff is very friendly and helpful. I never used the pool but is cleaned every morning and looks very clean. This year it looked like the room I stayed in had new carpet and is kept up like usual. One block off of the parkway, quiet, and pretty much secluded for being in the downtown area. They do have... More 

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Davenport, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family and I stayed in room 31 at the Riverhouse Motor Lodge. We very much enjoyed our stay! The room is very cozy and looks like a cabin! It has a fireplace, 2 queen beds, 2 sinks and many more features my family liked. One of our favorite things about the room was the balcony that looked out on... More 

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Millersburg, Ohio
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have visited Gatlinburg many, many times over the past 39 years. The last four times we have stayed at the Riverhouse Motor Lodge and will continue to stay here until we can no longer travel. This place offers a great location -- 1 block from the main road through Gatlinburg, the Parkway, where the shops, restaurants, and various attractions... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at Riverhouse Motorlodge Memorial Day weekend this year and we had a wonderful experience. It was within walking distance of just about everything and we parked our car for our three night, four day stay and didn't have to move it once. We loved the complimentary breakfast each morning that was delivered to your door. In addition, the... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed the location, check-in staff was very friendly, and price was very competitive. Major issue with the gnats and other crawling insects that we found all over our room. This place needs to have a better pest control program in place.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you want to enjoy the mountain seclusion feel yet be a short walk to all of the action & shopping, then this is the place to stay! Our room is extremely clean, has a nice rustic feel. The pool is clean and not over chlorinated like some places. The staff is helpful and friendly. The view from the room... More 

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Atlanta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

First time here in 38 years of Gatlinburg adventures, it won't be the last. Peaceful, comfortable, clean, roomy, fast wifi. Refrigerator, microwave, lots of storage, huge bathroom vanity. Great balcony overlooking the creek and lots of trees, love that sound! You can hardly see Gatlinburg, even though it's a only block away from the action. Didn't have time to try... More 

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Hattiesburg, Mississippi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

I've stayed many places in Gatlinburg but once we found this place, we won't stay anywhere else. The hotel is older and not fancy by any means but it is always very clean and it's central location on the river is unmatched. The hotel is located in the center of town but across the river from the road so it... More 

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Gadsden, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

We have been staying here since the 1980's and it's become a tradition. Great location, can walk to most restaurants and aquarium. All rooms face the stream and you can hear the water running from inside your room. It seems like you are out away from the hustle and bustle. It is rustic, not a "luxury" place, but well kept... More 

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Benton, Kentucky
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

This hotel is downtown and you can walk to everything! The room was very spacious and comfortable.. The staff also very friendly. The doughnuts are amazing and the coffee hot and delicious.. All the rooms seem to have a stream for a view and a small balcony to relax on. Would highly recommend!!!

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