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Markleville
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are needing a inexpensive place to sleep away from the crowded strip, this is your place. It is not walking distance to the strip, but the trolley does stop in front of the hotel. We stayed in the room with the Kitchenette (rm 139). The room included a sofa, recliner and 2 double beds. Also had a stove,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

This was the first time I've been back in about eight years and was not disappointed. The rooms are clean, staff extremely friendly, and located in just the right spot to shopping, not too close and not too far.

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Thank Deirdre B
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2016

This is a great spot way from all the noise of downtown Gatlinburg. Steps back in time with a clean simple room overlooking a creek. Has a pool to swim in too. Great to go before and after camping in Smoky mountains. Unplug let kids learn from nature instead of the smartphones.. nice conscious owner who lives on sight.

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Richmond Hill, Georgia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed everything about the room, but we did have ants on arrival that just overtook the place after the kids fed the ducks and spilled some cereal on the floor. Notified the desk and the ants were taken care of quickly. Very retro hotel still using keys to open the doors- you get one, but clean and everything worked. Liked... More 

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Ballwin, Missouri
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016

I chose this motel as one of the places to stay on my road trip because it reminded me of the kinds of motels I used to stay at when vacation as a kid with my grandparents. This place had a bit of a nostalgic charm to it. All in all, the room was ok. Nothing fancy, but it was... More 

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Thank Steve P
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

So had to have a get away and I had to keep it affordable. The last thing I wanted to do was use my entertainment budget on a bed. We booked the sleepy bear motel and it was an excellent choice. It is a mile from the main street in Gatlinburg. The trolley stop is across the street but my... More 

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Thank Justine M
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

Not too far from the maddening crowds Is this vintage gem. It's not Glamorous but really clean and affordable. The rooms were very very clean. Modern and tasteful bathrooms, again clean clean clean! The pool is showing its age so I hope they will give it a makeover. The trolley stops right in front. There is a yummy ice cream... More 

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Thank Guevaras98
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

Great creek out back clean place to stay. Very nice staff.connected with nature withe the ducks in ty he creek.beds some worn may need replaced before long but still comfy.great ac.that about covers our stay there was a couple of sets of newlyweds staying there.

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Thank Robin M
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7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

This is a small older motel. It is very clean, the staff was very helpful and nice. We arrived about 2 hours ahead of schedule and the have us a room on the bottom floor since my mom was elderly. Only issue is beverage machines were empty. Has a mirowave and small refrigerator. Pool was very clean. You can catch... More 

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Thank Lou D
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2016 via mobile

Motel was clean and in a quiet area. Somewhat dated bathroom has been updated though. Not a big bathroom, no place to put your stuff on the sink area. No coffee maker in room no hairdryer in room. 5 minute drive to downtown area. Walking it is over a mile. Would be at least a 30 minute walk. Trolley stops... More 

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
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  • Pool
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Sleepy Bear Motel

Address: 820 E Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-4909
Location: United States > Tennessee > Sevier County > Gatlinburg
Price Range: $86 - $119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 50
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