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Bearskin Lodge on the River

Mountain hotel within walking distance of Smoky Mountain Brewery

  • Free WiFi and free parking
From
Rs9,354

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840 River Road, Gatlinburg, 37738, TN, United States of America
9.2.Superb.
  • We stayed here for a volleyball tournament, everyone was so welcoming & sweet. Rooms are…

    Jan 21, 2022

  • Very nice stay, friendly staff, great location, clean rooms.

    Jan 15, 2022

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Official standards

This property advises that it adheres to Ecolab (3rd party expert - Global) cleaning and disinfection practices.

Enhanced health and safety measures

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Guests rated location

Walkable
Dining options
Convenient
Safe
Easy parking

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from July 1 2021 to March 1 2022 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)
  • Fitness facilities
    • Free WiFi
    • Free parking
    • Pool
    • Non-smoking
    • Gym
    • Air Conditioning

    Property highlights

    Main amenities

    • 96 smoke-free guestrooms
    • Lazy river
    • Fitness center
    • 24-hour front desk
    • Coffee/tea in a common area
    • Air conditioning

    For families

    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator
    • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
    • Private bathroom
    • Premium TV channels
    • Television

    What’s around

    • In a national park
    • Great Smoky Mountains National Park - 2 min walk
    • Ober Gatlinburg Aerial Tramway - 4 min walk
    • Smoky Mountain Brewery - 4 min walk
    • Ole Smoky Moonshine Distillery - 8 min walk
    • Gatlinburg Space Needle - 9 min walk

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    Enter dates for 2 guests

    Guests
    • Single Room, 1 King Bed, Fireplace
    • Single Room, 1 King Bed, Fireplace, River View
    • Room, 2 Queen Beds, Fireplace
    • 2 Queen, River View, Balcony with Fireplace
    • Junior King Suite City View
    • Large King Suite with Sitting Area, River View Balcony, Fireplace
    • Standard Room
    • Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed, Balcony

    What’s around

    Landmarks

    • In a national park
    • Great Smoky Mountains National Park - 2 min walk
    • Ober Gatlinburg Aerial Tramway - 4 min walk
    • Smoky Mountain Brewery - 4 min walk
    • Ole Smoky Moonshine Distillery - 8 min walk
    • Gatlinburg Space Needle - 9 min walk
    • Ripley's Believe It Or Not Museum - 9 min walk
    • Gatlinburg SkyLift Park - 11 min walk
    • Mysterious Mansion - 13 min walk
    • Gatlinburg Convention Center - 14 min walk
    • Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies - 17 min walk

    Getting around

    • Alcoa - Knoxville Airport (TYS) - 71 min drive
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    840 River Road, Gatlinburg, 37738, TN, United States of America

    At a glance

    Hotel size

    • This hotel has 96 rooms
    • This hotel is arranged over 5 floors

    Arriving/leaving

    • Check-in time 4:00 PM-1:00 AM
    • Check-out time is 11 AM

    Restrictions related to your trip

    • Check COVID-19 restrictions.

    Special check-in instructions

    This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

    Required at check-in

    • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
    • Government-issued photo ID may be required
    • Minimum check-in age is 21

    Children

    • No cribs (infant beds)

    Pets

    • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

    Internet

    • Free WiFi in public areas
    • Free WiFi in rooms

    Parking

    • Free uncovered onsite self parking
    • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site

    Other information

    • Smoke-free property
    *See fees & policies for additional details or extra charges

    In the hotel

    Food and drink

    • Coffee/tea in a common area

    Things to do

    • Outdoor seasonal pool
    • Lazy river
    • Fitness facilities
    • Hiking/biking trails nearby

    Services

    • 24-hour front desk
    • Tours/ticket assistance

    Facilities

    • Number of buildings/towers - 1
    • Elevator

    Accessibility

    • Accessible bathroom
    • In-room accessibility
    • Wheelchair-accessible parking
    • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
    • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk

    Languages Spoken

    • English

    In the room

    Home comforts

    • Air conditioning
    • Coffee/tea maker
    • Iron/ironing board

    Sleep well

    • Premium bedding

    Freshen up

    • Private bathroom
    • Shower only
    • Hair dryer

    Be entertained

    • Flat-screen TV
    • Premium TV channels

    Stay connected

    • Desk
    • Free WiFi
    • Free local calls

    Food and drink

    • Refrigerator
    • Microwave

    More

    • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

    Fees & policies

    PetsPay at property

    You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out:
    • Service animals exempt from fees

    Pool, spa & gym (if applicable)Pay at property

    You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out:
    • Pool access available from 10:00 AM to 9:00 PM
    • The seasonal pool is open from June to September

    Hygiene & cleanliness

    This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

    Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; the property is cleaned and disinfected with electrostatic spray.

    Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; masks are required in public areas.

    Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

    Individually-wrapped food options are available.

    This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Ecolab (3rd party expert - Global).

    Policies

    The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

    Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit on site.

    The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

    This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

    This property reserves the right to pre-authorize the guest's credit card prior to arrival.

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    *See fees & policies for additional details or extra charges

    FAQs

    • Yes, Bearskin Lodge on the River does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
    • This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
    • Yes, there's free self parking.
    • Yes, there's a seasonal outdoor pool. Guests have pool access from 10:00 AM to 9:00 PM.
    • Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
    • You can check in from 4:00 PM - 1:00 AM. Check-out time is 11 AM. Contactless check-in and check-out are available.
    • Yes. Nearby restaurants include Calhoun's (3-min walk), Howard's Steakhouse (5-min walk), and Cherokee Grill (5-min walk).
    • Have fun with nearby activities like hiking, horseback riding, and ziplining. Enjoy amenities like a lazy river and a fitness center.
    9.2.Superb.
    • 10.0.Exceptional

      The front desk staff was amazing gave us recommendations for restaurants and activities they always had a smile I will definitely recommend thanks

      Barb, 3 night trip with friends, Jan 6, 2022

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    • 10.0.Exceptional

      Amazing. Great location and stuff

      Erika, 2 night family trip, Dec 25, 2021

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    • 10.0.Exceptional

      El mejor hotel…

      Es la mejor experiencia que he tenido en un hotel… excelente servicio, amabilidad, limpieza y ubicación.

      Iris, 2 night family trip, Dec 24, 2021

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    • 10.0.Exceptional

      Christmas 2021 Trip w/ Tom & Jennifer

      Our room was great & super-clean! And the balcony over the mountain stream was amazing! Great stay! We love Gatlinburg!

      Thomas, 2 night trip, Dec 24, 2021

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    • 10.0.Exceptional

      Will stay here again.

      We had a quick over night stay here, wish me could've stayed longer. Very nice place, plenty of room and a nice view of the river.

      Melisa, 1 night trip, Dec 11, 2021

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    • 10.0.Exceptional

      I was really impressed with the hotel, how pretty it was and how clean! Very happy with Bearskin Lodge.

      Emily, 1 night family trip, Dec 3, 2021

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    • 10.0.Exceptional

      Worth the stay

      Great time, just stayed one night - staff very friendly and the condition of the room and property was very good. Will schedule here again for future stays.

      1 night trip, Dec 2, 2021

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    • 10.0.Exceptional

      Amazing stay as always. My family has only stayed at Bearskin lodge when visiting Gatlinburg for the last 14 years. We stayed at another hotel the first time we visited that looked nice in pictures, but it was nasty when we actually got there. Watch out there are a lot of roach motels on the strip that looks nice online.

      Michael, 2 night family trip, Nov 29, 2021

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    • 10.0.Exceptional

      Hotel was very clean George at the front desk Displayed the best customer service

      Dean, 3 night family trip, Nov 17, 2021

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    • 10.0.Exceptional

      We love this place! We stay there every year!! ♥️

      Leigh, 3 night family trip, Nov 11, 2021

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