Bearskin Lodge on the River Hotel

Address: 840 River Rd., Gatlinburg, Tennessee, 37738, United States | Hotel
 
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    Historical Traveler Reviews Bearskin Lodge on the River Hotel Gatlinburg

    Honeymoon with children!!!!

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    I loved our stay at bearskin. Although we were with our children, it was romantic and cozy. I highly reccommend to all! I was, to say the least, impressed.

    Loved the view

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    We loved the hotel, and the staff was more than helpful with luggage,etc. and very friendly. The only negative thing was the carpet was dirty. I had my grandchildren in the room running around barefoot and their little feet got so dirty. But awe will stay there again because it was one of the best weve stayed in in Gatlinburg and weve been coming there twice a year for about 30 years. Karen Gregory

    Just The Best for JamFest!

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    Just The Best!Jan. 3-5, 2003, I was sponsor of a Peewee Cheerleading Squad of approximately 20 and had to make accomodations for the girls and their families to stay in Gatlinburg for the New Year's Jam Jamfest Cheerleading Competition. I did some internet research, some phone calls and received a brochure on The Bear Skin Lodge. Tony was more than helpful and courteous to all of our inquiries. The lodge was absolutely all that I was told it would be! They were also so kind to barricade off an area in the parking lot for our Motorcoach driver so he could easily access parking daily. Now that is service! Rooms had great views, fireplaces and all the necessary amenities and we just loved our view of the river from our balcony. I only wish we had longer to stay and enjoy it. I would highly recommend The Bear Skin and I intend on staying there again Jan. 2-4, 2004 for the New Year's Jam Jamfest again. Thanks guys!

    Love Bearskin Lodge

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    Our stay at the bear skin lodge the past two years have been great.The location was great and the service was excellent.looking foward to our next stay this winter for our third romantic weekend in the mountains. micheal and gracie adams

    My Best Hotel Experience, Ever!!!!!!!

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    We had originally booked another hotel but switched hotels when we saw The Bear Skin Lodge on our way in. The rooms were extremely clean and well taken care of. The housekeepers were anonymous, and the staff was more than willing to help with anything. After we leaving we decided that we wanted to stay there for our honeymoon, so in October me and 15 other guests will all be staying there because we me and my fiancee cannot stop raving about the excellence of the hotel. I hate hunting and my fiancee loves it! The decor was well matched with the name but not so over powering that it made me uncomfortable. All in all this was the best hotel that I have ever stayed in, literally!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    thanks, Jessica Blakely

    Great place to stay!

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    This is by far the best place in Gatlinberg to stay! Rooms are clean and comfortable. Staff is friendly. You can't go wrong with this one!

    Wonderful!

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    Very clean with friendly employees, nice pool and lazy river. Nice decor, and, most importantly, comfortable beds. Every other hotel we've stayed at in Gatlinburg has mattresses that are like concrete slabs, but Bearskin is very comfortable. Also right next door to our favorite steak place in Gatlinburg, the Peddler.

    Excellent Stays

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    My family and I have been traveling to Gatlinburg several times a year for over 3 decades. In that time, we have stayed at almost every motel/hotel there. As hotels age, they will usually have a corresponding decline in service/cleanliness and this keeps us moving around. Right now, the Bear Skin is absolutely the best place to stay in Gatlinburg. A nice plus is the proximity to The Peddler restaurant.

    Great Place in Town

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    We don't usually stay in Gatlinburg, but decided to try this place for a weekend stay so we could go hiking. The room was great. Very spacious and decorated very well. The fireplace was a great extra touch! The only down side is that your view is of the hotel on the other side of the river, but I would still stay here again since it was nice to be on the edge of town (light # 10) and walk around at night after a day of hiking.

    Love at first sight

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    Love the style of the motel. Rooms on the river are great.

    TripAdvisor Reviews Bearskin Lodge on the River Hotel Gatlinburg

    4.00 of 5 stars Excellent
     

    Travel Blogs from Gatlinburg

    Day 6

    A travel blog entry by suzy.holm on Jul 29, 2015

    18 photos

    Blue ridge parkway in the smoky mountains. Rode a stretch that was so narrow and as tight as anything on the dragon. Kent started the day with his shirt on backwards! Ha!! Cool up in the mountains , had to pull out a jacket! Great day! Heading out tomorrow back to Kentucky starting ...

    Longer day than expected

    A travel blog entry by jaim28 on Jul 11, 2015

    ... how much Virginia drivers suck. It's like they have no idea whats going on. Virginia is not for lovers, its for bad drivers.

    2) I prefer the road when there is little to zero other cars. It is just way more enjoyable, and Toby likes it better when I don't have to turn off cruise control every few minutes.

    3) The south is really pretty, even when cloudy! But, boy can it rain hard!

    4) I think Toby only likes to ...

    Day 8 - Smoky Mountains

    A travel blog entry by joergw on Jul 03, 2015

    1 comment, 8 photos

    ... green, reminds us of Germany.


    In the afternoon we finally get into the quiet and peacefully remote place that we desired: ahhhh, like heaven on earth after all the cities and traffic. We look forward staying on the Meadow Creek Mountain Ranch in eastern Tennessee for the next 4 nights.

    ...

    Little Time for Everything

    A travel blog entry by sweettea on Jul 02, 2015

    ... to reaching a few of my campers hearts last week and help them take this great camp expereince and walk them through what it may look like when they go back home. This week I have been challenged with a language barrier as it is Spanish week, luckily my ladies in my small group are locals and speak good English along with Spanish.

    I am encouraged by God's presence here at the camp and particularly within my own life, as I have seen God ...

    Day 3 Great Smoky Mountains National Park Loop

    A travel blog entry by geolis07 on Jun 30, 2015

    8 photos

    ... pay everywhere. Luckily Eddie talked the attendant into just paying for 3 spots instead of 5. We walked up to the main drag and chose Howard's based on their sign of being voted best burgers and steaks. It was the only food we've had the entire trip that wasn't great and it was way overpriced. Don't recommend it at all. It was sprinkling when we were done eating so we opted to go to the Hollywood Star Cars Museum. It was a good stop but for the same price I think the Wheels ...