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Townsend Gateway Inn

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Decatur, AL
Reviewed 27 May 2015

We stayed at this hotel May 20-23 and then returned for one more night on May 25 because we wanted to end our trip on a high note. This is absolutely one of the cleanest hotels we have ever stayed in. The owners are so welcoming and helpful and they immediately make you feel at home. We received a gift...

3Thank Shellofive
smithville, tn
Reviewed 18 May 2015

We stayed two nights at the Townsend Gateway Inn for an early 30th anniversary celebration. This is a wonderful family owned motel located at the foothills of the Smokies. Comfortable, clean very personable owners. They have thought of everything. Literally all you need are your clothes and toothbrush. If you are looking for super modern, fancy with lots of tourist...

1Thank kateydidit
Pinckney, Michigan
Reviewed 13 May 2015

My husband and I, along with two other couples, stayed at the Townsend Gateway Inn for three nights. We found this family-run establishment to be an excellent place to relax and enjoy ourselves. I'm one of those travelers that usually obsesses over not having hotel bedspreads ever becoming a part of my sleeping ritual (if you catch my drift!). The...

2Thank sully5452
Reviewed 12 May 2015

The Townsend Inn is such a welcoming place to stay. The owners were very friendly and ready to assist with any questions about the area and made recommendations for restaurants. The rooms were recently updated and found to be very clean. It was a perfect location for us to enjoy a car event and of course, the mountains.

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Lake City, Florida
Reviewed 8 May 2015

Once again, we loved our stay at the Townsend Gateway Inn. Owners are super friendly and the rooms are large and clean. One complaint I have had in the past has been slow and iffy WiFi. They must have upgraded because it is very fast now. That is a welcome addition. We like the fridge and microwave for fixing breakfast....

2Thank travlingal51
Lake City, Florida
Reviewed 8 May 2015

We stay here every year on our trip to the Smokies. It is an older motel that they have done a great job remodeling. The owners are very friendly and can help you select things to do and places to eat. It is in a great location to visit the Smokey Mtns.

1Thank travelerkent
Atlanta GA
Reviewed 1 May 2015

Based on reviews from other TripAdvisor travelers I booked two days last week at Townsend Gateway Inn in Townsend, TN. The hotel is small, quaint, convenient to Cades Cove and only 15 miles to Pigeon Forge. What impressed me most was how clean and comfortable the entire place looks. The office is adorable, the grounds are immaculate and the rocking...

1Thank lexcyn1
Smyrna, Tennessee
Reviewed 1 May 2015 via mobile

What a charming place! Owner is very friendly and rooms are clean and comfortable! Received a basket with coffee and snacks when we checked in. The motel is an older building, but has been completely renovated. Great price for a good, basic room. You can't go wrong staying here!

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Apex, North Carolina
Reviewed 27 April 2015

This was a very last minute trip and I knew nothing about the area. So, I went on to Trip Advisor, saw the high ratings for the Townsend Gateway Inn and booked immediately. We were greeted by the most friendly, welcoming Inn keepers and they made us feel like family immediately. The rooms are cozy, extremely clean and comfortable. The...

2Thank sdanzey
Reviewed 12 April 2015

The room was as described even better when everyday I had a basket of goodies in my room. Owners are so friendly and easy to talk and ask questions of the area..I hope to come again and bring the family.. I had the view of the river fall, I could drink my coffee sitting at the outside rocking chairs made...

4Thank CHEF N

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
GreenLeadersPlatinum level
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Townsend Gateway Inn offers travelers a comfortable, enjoyable and restful stay, providing luxurious accommodations in a unique environmentally friendly family atmosphere. Beautifully appointed rooms and a host of amenities add to the charm of the Townsend Gateway Inn making it one of Townsend Tennessee's most desired travel destinations and a natural choice for our guest. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Townsend Gateway Inn

Address: 8270 State Hwy 73, Townsend, TN 37882
Region: United States > Tennessee > Townsend
Price Range: RM350 - RM629 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Townsend Gateway Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 17
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Also Known As:
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Hotel Style:
#1 Green Hotel in Townsend
#1 Family Hotel in Townsend
#1 Romantic Hotel in Townsend
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“It's all on one level so all rooms are basically the same.”
 of 5 bubbles Bjaya, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“they all face the same direction”
 of 5 bubbles Cowellboy, 2 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All rooms face the road and bike path. Very limited traffic at night.”
 of 5 bubbles 687phyllisc, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in in a cabin so that is all I can speak for. Cabin was awesome”
 of 5 bubbles visionsindigital, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are good.”
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