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Gillette Motel

Historic Nature Trail Road, Post Office Box 231, Gatlinburg, TN 37738
Gillette Motel
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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21 reviews 21 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015 via mobile

The room was small and extremely dated. The bed was much too firm for me and the pillows were flat and useless. It was clean. The walls are very thin and noise was a big issue. Didn't rest well. The location is nice and it's a short pleasant walk to town. There was plenty of hot water. Tv worked good.... More 

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Morristown, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015 via mobile

We booked this room last minute for New Years eve. I was pleasantly surprised,it is an older motel but it was really nice. Staff was wonderful and motel was very clean. Rooms were comfortable and you didn't feel icky in them. Location was great to see the ball drop too. There is a pancake place behind them that served a... More 

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Athens, Alabama
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

My family went for a few days at New year's and it was a pretty good room walls we're pretty then,but the location is really good right off the main strip. Would stay here again. Also parking was great,because once your there we didn't have to drive anywhere in Gatlinburg because you can walk all the way to the aquarium... More 

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Woodbury, Minnesota
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24 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

We stayed at a different hotel in town on our first night and walked by this hotel and thought it might be a good hotel for our 2nd night. The room was very clean. The walkways outside of the room were also very clean. The room is a little outdated, but the cleanliness made up for that. This is also... More 

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north carolina
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37 reviews 37 reviews
7 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

We enjoyed our stay at the Gillette. The people at the front desk were very nice. Our room had a lot of room. Great location as it is walking distance to the strip. The motel is a bit outdated but VERY clean. Definitely will stay again!

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Jacksonville, Alabama
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7 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

we travel to the smokies a lot and we have always thought this hotel was very clean looking ,even though it is an older hotel. we decided this trip we would stay here , and we are glad we did, it is close to parkway so walking would be no problem for most people. the room was VERY clean and... More 

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Montgomery, Alabama
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Convieniently located next to convention center. Very old but clean. Biggest complaint was shower. Either scalding or freezing no happy medium. Had to keep one had.on the nob the whole time to adjust temperature.

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Harlan, Kentucky
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

My husband and I stayed here July 18th and 19th 2014. As soon as we walked in there was a very fresh scent and the carpet looked so fresh n clean !! White bedclothes on the bed tell me they arent trying to hide anything. Very impressed by the cleanliness. Large spacious rooms. The cleaning staff was more than friendly... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 via mobile

OK.....About the hotel....I was a little on the iffy side because of some of the reviews on the web. First thing, staff is awesome here. We called and said we would be a smidge late, and "no problem, we will do this and settle up in the morning." No questions, just solutions. The rooms were big and roomy. Very very... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

The hotel is in desperate need of a remodel, especially when it comes to the plumbing. When I took a shower the water kept going from cold to hot to cold. It was terrible!!! I can attest that the room was clean, but the furnishings looked like they had been there since the 60s.

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