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Dock's Motel & Cabins

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I recently visited Townsend. I had reviewed motels on the internet and decided to try Dock's. So glad I did. Very clean, quiet place to stay. Loved it being on the water side. Unbelievable rates. Great TV, no problem with internet. Would definitely return here.

Thank Patti B
Reviewed 22 January 2017

I rented one of the riverside cabins for an autumn visit, and it was perfect. I would have rated this place as excellent if it hadn't been for two things. One, the cabin had sink, microwave and refridgerator, but no stove. Second, being in a valley our cell phone had spotty reception and the free wifi was very, very slow...

Thank Riley B
Saint Cloud, Florida
Reviewed 18 January 2017

We loved Docks!!! I booked the room with the kitchenette and it was so much better than I expected. I like to cook and was pleasantly surprised at how many pots, pans, knives etc the kitchen had. ( Complete with toaster and blender.) The bed was extremely comfy and had huge fluffy pillows! The FIRST thing we do when arriving...

Thank missellenshouse
Ludowici Georgia
Reviewed 24 December 2016

What a welcomed relief this place was to us two very tired Georgia girls! After our very busy day that ended with a trip to Cades Cove, we were so glad to find this quaint motel called Docks. The office has a large wrap around porch with all type of helpful brochures, the office and staff were very friendly and...

1Thank MariefromGeorgia
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Nice place to stay if you are staying in Townsend. Stayed there 5 nights. Good clean place. The lady up front was very nice and helpful. We stayed in one of the rooms but they also do have some nice looking cabins that they rent out also. Really close to Cades Cove and that is way we decided to stay...

2Thank debtitan
Reviewed 3 October 2016

We stayed in a cabin & it was very nice.. Extremely nice people. Well maintained property. The cabin we stayed in overlooked the river. It was clean and very private. It had a little deck with a picnic table & also 2 adirondak type chairs. I highly recommend this place.

4Thank kummzz
Knoxville, Tennessee
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Older motel and individual cabins on main highway in Townsend. Clean facilities for the most part. Neded better dusting. Few ammenities. Nice personnel. We had cabin right by highway so be sure to ask for cabin by river if available. Nice big porch.

3Thank sharon f
Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed 22 September 2016

After many years of coming to the Smokies and having stayed in an assortment of local and chain motels, I have found heaven. The first time I stayed here I got one of the regular rooms rooms. This time I got a room with a fully equipped kitchen. The location is awesome and has access to the little river in...

1Thank Cowellboy
Reviewed 26 August 2016

We love smaller hotels and mom-and pops and Docks just strengthened the love. The owners truly care about their business as the cleanliness, details, and charm show. We stayed in a river cabin which truly looks over the Little River. It was spacious, quiet, and had the conveniences we needed. Very friendly staff! We will definitely be back!

2Thank Patricia C
Olive Branch, Mississippi
Reviewed 12 August 2016

Just returned from a 4 day family trip to Townsend, TN. Had never been before and gathering information about places to stay was a challenge. It is a good feeling to arrive someplace new, and after seeing all of the other choices you realize you picked the BEST spot. There are 6 of us so we took Cabin 22 right...

1Thank lumpsdad

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Dock's Motel & Cabins

Address: 8219 State Highway 73, Townsend, TN 37882-4307
Region: United States > Tennessee > Townsend
Number of rooms: 5
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Townsend
#5 Family Hotel in Townsend
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“The river cabins are away from the others and possibly quieter.”
236rileyb, 22 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Some cabins are right on the river, a couple face tthe pool. But I preferred the room with the kitchen.”
missellenshouse, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room closer to the water as it is quieter”
MariefromGeorgia, 23 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for riverside.”
sharonf354, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The rooms with the kitchens offer a little more space and a tub and shower instead of just a shower stall”
Cowellboy, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
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