Bearskin Lodge on the River

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Seasonal outdoor pool
Balcony
Premium bedding, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Standard Room | Premium bedding, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi

Overview of Bearskin Lodge on the River

Bearskin Lodge on the River

3.0 star property
Mountain hotel within easy reach of Great Smoky Mountains National Park

9,0/10 Superb

599 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Gym
  • Air conditioning
  • Refrigerator
Map
840 River Road, Gatlinburg, TN, 37738
Main amenities
  • Lazy river
  • Fitness center
  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Air conditioning
  • Tour/ticket assistance
For families
  • Microwave
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Private bathroom
  • Premium TV channels
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Elevator

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In a national park
  • Great Smoky Mountains National Park - 2 min walk
  • Gatlinburg SkyLift Park - 11 min walk
  • Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies - 17 min walk
  • Gatlinburg Convention Center - 2 min drive
  • Anakeesta - 6 min drive
  • Great Smoky Mountains National Park Headquarters - 4 min drive
  • Ober Gatlinburg Ski Resort and Amusement Park - 9 min drive
  • Dolly Parton's Stampede Dinner Attraction - 14 min drive
  • Titanic Museum - 20 min drive
  • LeConte Center At Pigeon Forge - 21 min drive

Getting around

  • McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS) - 71 min drive

About this property

Bearskin Lodge on the River

3-star hotel near Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Close to Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies, Bearskin Lodge on the River provides amenities like a firepit and a gym. Stay connected with free in-room WiFi.
You'll also enjoy the following perks during your stay:
  • A seasonal outdoor pool with a lazy river
  • Free self parking
  • Tour/ticket assistance, an elevator, and coffee/tea in the lobby
  • A 24-hour front desk and outdoor furniture
  • Guest reviews give good marks for the pool, helpful staff, and walkable location
Room features
All guestrooms at Bearskin Lodge on the River offer thoughtful touches such as premium bedding and air conditioning, in addition to amenities like free WiFi. Guests reviews say good things about the clean rooms at the property.
Other amenities include:
  • Bathrooms with showers and hair dryers
  • Flat-screen TVs with premium channels
  • Refrigerators, microwaves, and coffee/tea makers

Languages

English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Property is disinfected with electrostatic spray
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Ecolab (3rd party expert - Global)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 96 rooms
  • Arranged over 5 floors

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
  • Minimum check-in age - 21
  • Check-out time is 11 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

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

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

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Traveling with children

  • Lazy river

What to do

  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Horse riding nearby
  • Ziplining nearby

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Facilities

  • 1 building/tower
  • Fitness center
  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Lazy river

Accessibility

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

Languages

  • English

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Flat-screen television
  • Premium satellite channels

Home comfort

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

Sleep well

  • Premium bedding

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Hair dryer

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Free local calls

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

More

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Fees & policies

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from July 1 2021 to September 1 2022 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)
  • Fitness facilities

Pool, spa, & gym (if applicable)

  • 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

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession

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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Frequently asked questions

Does Bearskin Lodge on the River offer free cancellation for a full refund?
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.
How much does it cost to stay at Bearskin Lodge on the River?
As of 26 September 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Bearskin Lodge on the River on 29 September 2022 start from R4 048, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Bearskin Lodge on the River?
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.
Is there a pool at Bearskin Lodge on the River?
Yes, there's a seasonal outdoor pool. Guests have pool access from 10:00 AM to 9:00 PM.
Are pets allowed at Bearskin Lodge on the River?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
Is parking offered on site at Bearskin Lodge on the River?
Yes, there's free self parking.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Bearskin Lodge on the River?
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.
What is there to do at Bearskin Lodge on the River and nearby?
Have fun with nearby activities like hiking, horseback riding, and ziplining. Enjoy amenities like a lazy river and a fitness center.
Are there restaurants at or near Bearskin Lodge on the River?
Yes. Nearby restaurants include The Park Grill (3-min walk), Howard's Steakhouse (5-min walk), and Smoky Mountain Brewery (5-min walk).
What's the area around Bearskin Lodge on the River like?
Bearskin Lodge on the River is a short 2-minute walk from Great Smoky Mountains National Park and 17 minutes' walk from Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies. The local area is walkable and popular with nature enthusiasts.

Overall score and ratings

9,0

Superb

9,2/10

Cleanliness

9,4/10

Staff & service

8,2/10

Amenities

8,9/10

Property conditions & facilities

8,8/10

Eco-friendliness

10/10 Exceptional

roy, 3-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Roy, 3-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Great location to walk everywhere
Leah, 2-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Eleni, 1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Our favorite place to stay in Gatlinburg. The staff are always so helpful and nice. Rooms are clean and spacious and the continental breakfast is great.
Joseph, 1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Would definitely stay again
Love the Bearskin lodge. Staff was very friendly and helpful. Beds were comfortable and the lodge was convenient to everything.
david, 5-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Very clean good service
Fred, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

It’s cute. Friendly staff. Clean. Good location right off the main drag. Walking distancing to everything which is important cause traffic here is awful!
STACEY, 2-night trip
Verified Travelocity guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Everyone there super friendly
Lisa, 3-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Very nice
Jon, 2-night family trip
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