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Reviewed 21 August 2013

I have always promoted this Inn because it was locally owned and operated. This year the service and the cleanliness was down. We used a roll away and had to fix it...had a hole in the bottom. I was very disappointed. Two weeks ago, found out why! The Inn and Condos have been sold according to the email but after...

4Thank Abbytabby2004
Louisville, Kentucky
Reviewed 26 July 2013

Third time staying there. Two times in Condo and one time in Hotel room. Condo's are very nice and provide everything needed for cooking etc. Hotel room is average, clean but you can tell the age. It is 1 and 1/2 block from the Parkway (light #6) and 2 blocks from the aquarium. We like it because of the convenience...

Thank jaxx k
Mooreville, Mississippi, United States
Reviewed 24 July 2013

My wife and I spent a week in mid July and we won't be returning. It appears that Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge are over-built with motels and there are better choices all around. They placed us on the fourth floor with a view of a big parking lot. I had been told that first floor would not be a problem...

2Thank Michael M
Saucier, Mississippi
Reviewed 18 July 2013

My family has stayed at Johnson's Inn in Gatlinburg since I was a little girl. I have great memories of swimming in the old pool and staying in various rooms through the hotel throughout the years. My husband and I and our two grandsons stayed there for four nights. Although we had a few problems with the toilet, the room...

Thank Janice S
Winston Salem
Reviewed 8 July 2013

We stayed at Johnson's Inn July 4th weekend. It is clean and the staff and housekeeping were excellent. I spent hours sitting out front and looking at mountains and relaxing. Close enough to walk downtown yet very quiet. We have stayed many times

1Thank bturner_123
bolingbrook, il
Reviewed 8 July 2013

clean hotel, a block from the main street. Hotel is dated. The staff was friendly. Creek view by the front of the hotel but did have a view of the mountains. Bed a bit lumpy. Laundry room on premises. Quiet

Thank nancyil
Columbus, Ohio
Reviewed 26 June 2013

I wanted a hotel in downtown Gatlinburg that was reasonably priced (we paid $79/night + tax), clean, had wifi and off the Parkway but close enough to walk to everything. I didn't plan on being in the hotel room much during the day. I just wanted a simple room to relax in at night. Johnson's Inn seemed an ideal candidate...

1Thank LabFan1990
Wilmington, Delaware
Reviewed 22 June 2013

My family has been staying at the Johnson's Inn for the past 5 years; this may have been our last year staying here. 1st off, we called the night before arrival to request hair dryer & iron but neither in room at check-in. Called front desk to ask again; I was only able to get hair dryer and never received...

Thank travelaway2
Maineville, Ohio
Reviewed 17 June 2013

We stayed at Johnson's Inn June 12th through June 15th. As always, we enjoyed our stay very much. We always appreciate the wonderful hospitality and the fact that our room is always clean. We stayed in room 114 and it was great. It looked like the carpet was newer and the mattresses were in fantastic shape! Housekeeping was always pleasant....one...

1Thank shellbell612
Reviewed 13 June 2013

We are the Cox family from Macon,MS, and we love Johnson's Inn and the Mountain Village Condos. We have stayed more times than I can count, and every stay was great! I have been staying here since I was a child. This is is the next best thing to home! We were in the condo for several days last week....

Thank colbydale

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Locally family owned and operated quaint motel only steps away from the main street of Gatlinburg. We offer mountain hospitality and affordable rates for clean, quiet rooms that are accessible to all that Gatlinburg and the Great Smoky Mountains have to offer. Come sit in our garden by the stream , easily walk downtown to shops and restaurants or spend the day in the national park. We offer standard motel rooms, deluxe rooms and suites. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Johnson's Inn

Address: 242 Bishop Ln, PO Box 392, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3500
Region: United States > Tennessee > Sevier County > Gatlinburg
Price Range: RM288 - RM470 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Johnson's Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 50
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Also Known As:
Johnson`s Hotel Gatlinburg
Johnsons Hotel Gatlinburg
Johnsons Motel Gatlinburg
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“We had a creek side suite..but condo size rooms are available”
 of 5 bubbles howellh2017, 9 Feb 2017 | Read review
“If you can get in the main building by the office, you'll be closer and have a better view of town.”
 of 5 bubbles richardj59, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Stay at a different location”
 of 5 bubbles jeromes754, 10 Jun 2016 | Read review
“They offer condos there. Maybe they are in better shape than their hotel rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles mlbg10, 9 Jun 2016 | Read review
“. The Jacuzzi rooms are the best in size but, I would take Clorox and clean the Jacuzzi before using.Rooms near the WIFI better.”
 of 5 bubbles saliba404, 14 Apr 2016 | Read review
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