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Chilhowee Mountain Retreat

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Reviewed 6 February 2014 via mobile

This was our second visit to Chilhowee Mountain Retreat and it was just as amazing as our first. Visit three is already booked. Jim and Mary go above and beyond to make sure that your visit is incredible!

Thank Jstallin
Response from InnkeepersCMR, Owner at Chilhowee Mountain RetreatResponded 11 February 2014

Thank you both for your very kind review. It was great seeing you both again and we, as we're sure you, are looking forward to your next visit. See you soon.

Reviewed 4 February 2014

Watching sun rising from snow-capped thunderhead mountain in the bear room, waking up smelling aroma of hot breakfast, hiking on nearby trails in the smoking mountains, soaking in hot whirlpool tub or steam shower, the two-night stay at Chilhowee Mountain Retreat was heavenly experience for...More

Thank YWAngela
Response from InnkeepersCMR, Owner at Chilhowee Mountain RetreatResponded 5 February 2014

Thank you so much for your wonderful review. From your kind and gracious comments we believe that you had a wonderful time. We were happy to make your stay special and memorable. It is one of our goals to make Chilhowee Mountain Retreat a unique...More

Reviewed 19 November 2013

The owners, Jim and Mary are just great. We stayed in the Forest View room, very clean and secluded. We also got a private hot tub, which was just awesome in the night. There was WIFI reception in the room too. You won't get any...More

Thank KeyurBhatnagar
Response from InnkeepersCMR, Owner at Chilhowee Mountain RetreatResponded 20 November 2013

Thank you so much for your very complimentary review. We are glad you enjoyed your brief stay here with us. We look forward to your next visit (on your bike) when you can climb the mountain. Thanks again for the kind review.

Reviewed 17 November 2013

There's not much I can say that hasn't already been said by previous reviewers. We stayed in the Bear Room and everything was clean and comfortable. My wife and I had an enjoyable time and met some new friends as a bonus. I personally want...More

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Response from InnkeepersCMR, Owner at Chilhowee Mountain RetreatResponded 20 November 2013

Thank you for your kind words and your review. It was a pleasure hosting you both for two days. Glad to know that you enjoyed your time here and left having made some new friends. We really enjoyed our conversations and getting to know you....More

Reviewed 12 November 2013

My wife and I planned a visit to Tail of the Dragon. Friends who have stayed with Jim and Mary several times highly recommended Chilowee Mountain Retreat - they are even better friends today. We enjoyed three nights in the Forest View Room and it...More

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Response from InnkeepersCMR, Owner at Chilhowee Mountain RetreatResponded 16 November 2013

Thank you for taking the time to write such a glowing review. We are so glad you made the trip even though there were some trying circumstances. It was great to have you as our guests and to get to know you. It's always nice...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
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Carol C
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All guest rooms are on the second floor and require walking up stairs.
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colinmonaghan1
2 November 2015|
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The closest airport is Knoxville's McGhee-Tyson airport, located 35-40 minutes from our door. They have several car rental agencies serving the airport. If you have additional questions you can call or email. Jim... More
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maluferrari
25 September 2015|
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Cell phone service is spotty in the mountains and as you approach. We have phone service here and Verizon satellite cell service. The easiest and best way to locate us is to print out a copy of our website directions and... More
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"Check all three rooms before you decide the best for you."
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"All rooms are awesome. The Bear room and the Wildflower room face the mountains but the Forest View room has..."
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"The Forest View room is actually over the detached garage, so you are not in the main house (which is only 30..."
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"We stayed in the Forest room, with a private hot tub with great views over the mountains"
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