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Reviewed October 28, 2016 via mobile

We stopped here to see a room, called the phone # on billboard, the guy said his wife is on property and they had one room left, upstairs. I told him I have leg issues and he said there's a ramp going up, not stairs. So, my husband went to find wife, and for some still unknown reason to me,...

1Thank Rita W
Blue Island, Illinois
Reviewed August 27, 2016

Noticeable ant and roach problem, dirty sidewalks, grass needs mowed not a mower in sight, trash and cig butts around the property, care taker never gave us the wifi code and when we did finally got it from another guest it didn't work, he said he would fix it but never did, he was out riding his 4 wheeler and...

1Thank BarneyOu812
Reviewed May 14, 2016

I have stayed in this motel somewhat ten times over the last ten years the new owners have let it really go down hill over the last 2 years or so. It could be a really nice place to stay beautiful creek behind it BUT the room we had was AWFUL !!! When we arrived I was made to wait...

2Thank Sandra L
Reviewed April 25, 2016

The motel is fairly basic but also cheap, and let's face it, there's nowhere else to stay. Convenient for visiting the nearby National Park. Locals can be a bit weird if you're not from the South. We are English but no one recognised our accent (just 'Not From Round Here'). Nice stream at the back of the motel.

2Thank BasilFAylesbury
Reviewed April 3, 2016

We found this little gem while on vacation in Pigeon Forge, We stopped by to take a look & never looked back! We decided to stay here for a serious extended stay, It's quiet & peaceful, Our dogs love it, there is a trout stream behind it, the view from our balcony is unbeatable! We love this place, If you're...

1Thank Doc H
Reviewed September 27, 2015

I have seen the bad reviews but I will say about our time there. It was spot on clean room, comfy large bed, and a lovely view, cant moan about bugs because they are every where at night and Patrick who Owns / Runs the place was a really nice Guy who was always there if needed. I would defiantly...

4Thank DaveTreble
Dayton, Ohio
Reviewed September 16, 2015

I really wanted to like this place. On the plus side the view of the creek from the second floor balcony was quite nice. However this was more than offset by my actual experience. I was to stay for two days. My first room had a filthy AC, what appeared to be vomit residue on the covers and black mold...

2Thank nsprieg73
Newport, Oregon
Reviewed August 12, 2015

We stayed here one night in the winter. The room was clean, bed was clean, but I didn't like a shaggy green carpet. The decor was outdated, the bathroom needed updating, but everything was functional...the motel served us well for our purpose. It was for sale recently (not any more) so it may be under a new management now...hopefully, the...

2Thank Podkova
New York City, New York
Reviewed August 7, 2015

I came to this lovely motel from New York and had requested a bonfire and the manager had set it up very beautifully for my family and I. We sat around it and told stories and made s'mores. This bonfire had given us the opportunity to spend quality time with my loved ones. The rooms were nice and clean and...

6Thank Thori123
Anderson, Indiana
Reviewed July 24, 2015

I go on last minute all by myself vacations and almost always end up in the mountains....wasn't sure where I was headed but somehow ended up in Cosby lol. I didn't see a lot of places outside of Gatlinburg and I'm not a fan of busy congested places so when navigating side/back roads I found the Cub Motel...I have to...

4Thank ColleenBroyles
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are nestled in the foothills of the Smokies with all rooms creekside. private balconys on 2nd floor. free High speed Wi-Fi. ... more   less 

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Address: 4350 Cosby Highway, Cosby, TN 37722 (Formerly The Bear Cub Inn)
Location: United States > Tennessee > Cosby
Number of rooms: 20
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“As for king or queen size”
 of 5 bubbles BasilFAylesbury, Apr 25, 2016 | Read review
“Upstairs have their own balcony, the value is still unbeatable! BRING YOUR FISHING POLE!”
 of 5 bubbles doch213, Apr 3, 2016 | Read review
“Second floor has a good view of creek”
 of 5 bubbles nsprieg73, Sep 16, 2015 | Read review
“Upper levels good view of creek and has balcony, lower level has easy access to creek, I recommend rooms 23&24.”
 of 5 bubbles Thori123, Aug 7, 2015 | Read review
“All the rooms back up to a beautiful stream and the place has a grill on site for cooking!”
 of 5 bubbles 486ralphr, Jul 15, 2015 | Read review
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