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Econo Lodge Belle Aire Hotel

405 Historic Nature Trail, Gatlinburg, TN 37738 (Formerly Econo Lodge)
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Washington
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

This was the first time my husband and I have stayed at a bed and breakfast and it won't be the last. We felt right and home with our hosts. Food was excellent and conversation was very comfortable. Price was right for our experience.

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Kansas City, Missouri
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 217 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

This is an older one-story motel off the main strip not too far from the entrance to Great Smoky Mountains National Park. I have no doubt this was a small private motel before it got acquired and corporatized by Econolodge. The room was small, although they’ve tried to equip it with all the accoutrements. You park right outside your room... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014 via mobile

Nice, clean room. Could have done with a curtain hiding the ugly clothes hanging space but no other criticisms. Would have given it 4/5 but when we arrived, there was a note on the door saying to go to another hotel to check in. It was only around the corner, but still a bit frustrating, then they hadn't left us... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2013

I read the other reviews before booking. It is clean and basic. I would stay here again though. There was an issue getting into the rooms. We couldn't open the doors. There's a trick to open the door, that the desk didn't tell us about. Annoying that there was a trick to get in the rooms, but once we got... More 

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4 Thank masimonsc
Spruce Pine, North Carolina
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

This hotel was worth the price paid. It was clean and the staff was very courteous. It's a small walk from the main strip, and some of the street lights were out, on the walk to the hotel, but that's not the hotel's responsibility. Good value. Will probably stay again.

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Walter Y, General Manager at Econo Lodge Belle Aire Hotel, responded to this review

We appreciate your feedback and we hope to see you again soon at Belle Aire Econo Lodge in Gatlinburg. More 

Sparta, Illinois
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4 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

I read other reviews from trip advisor, they were just as described. Hotel was dated, but clean and a great value for the money. The breakfast offered was very limited. There is a great pancake house next door. Would stay there again.

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3 Thank Ashley292013
Walter Y, General Manager at Econo Lodge Belle Aire Hotel, responded to this review

Looking forward to seeing you again Belle Aire Econo Lodge in Gatlinburg. Thanks for taking the time to comment. More 

Louisville, KY
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013 via mobile

Econo lodge belle aire was not our first choice but was close to where we wanted to shop/walk. Room was clean and very rustic. Bed was unbelievably comfy. Basic inexpensive hotel with a great location for shopping.

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3 Thank cabLouisville_KY
Walter Y, General Manager at Econo Lodge Belle Aire Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for your review of your stay at Belle Aire Econo Lodge. We hope you will return again soon. More 

Knoxville, Tennessee
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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

We would normally not choose an economy hotel, but we were coming in very late and literally just needed somewhere "cheap" to stay the night before our cabin in Gatlinburg was available. I was extremely and pleasantly surprised at the condition and cleanliness of our room. The room seemed to have been recently updated and was extremely clean ( and... More 

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3 Thank Wrennies
Walter Y, General Manager at Econo Lodge Belle Aire Hotel, responded to this review

Hey, thanks for commenting! We're so glad you enjoyed your stay ("picky" or not) and hope you will return to stay with us again at Econo Lodge Belle Aire in Gatlinburg! More 

Sugar Valley, Georgia
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49 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2013 via mobile

If u don't like to walk grab the trolley, but you should try this little place. It's not the Ritz Carlton, but its clean, and nice views. Joseph, the day desk clerk was very nice and truly made our stay enjoyable. This was our first time staying here, but we will make it our regular hotel from now on.

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1 Thank jubuggy
Walter Y, General Manager at Econo Lodge Belle Aire Hotel, responded to this review

That's how we feel about it! (And yes, Joseph is a good guy.) Thanks for commenting and come back and see us again soon at BelleAire EconoLodge! More 

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