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Wild Bear Inn

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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible10%
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Pets Allowed
Facilities for Disabled Guests
Housekeeping
Free Airport Transportation
Room Service
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2 Star Hotel
A Prime Location, Adjacent to the Beautiful Great Smoky Mountains Wild Bear Inn (formerly Rodeway Inn Pigeon Forge, Mountain Skys Lodge) located in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, is a cozy hotel that offers guests comfortable accommodations in the heart of Pigeon Forge, all within minutes of...
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4236 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863-4012
41.1 km to Mc Ghee Tyson Airport
10 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
2.4 km from Dollywood
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Hotel has a great location. Minutes from Dollywood and right at the gateway to the national park. Last resort before you go inside park. Rooms- clean and exactly what you expect. The only downside is, if you are staying in Building 3(building next to the...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Good hotel to stay in. Big pool out fron. On main drag with easy access to attractions. It's 3 storeys high with no elevator. I always ask for main floor because I don't want to haul things up stairs. This hotel had ramps instead but...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Ok place but have had a lot nicer places to stay in Pigeon Forge and in Gatlinburg TN. Had ait conditioning problems first night and staff did nothing. Still problems second day after complaining about it again they finally sent a repair man around 1130pm...More

Thank rhoneycutt5832
Response from WestgateGuestRels, Guest Relations Manager at Wild Bear InnResponded 4 days ago

We appreciate your candid feedback. Thank you for taking the time to point out issues that affected your stay at Wild Bear Inn. Our staff is aware of your concerns and they are looking into ways that similar issues can be avoided in the future....More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It was a reasonably cheap hotel that we used for Dollywood & exploring Pigeon Forge. Plenty of parking and close to most things - an easy 20-30 minute walk to the Dollywood bus stop but there are other buses you can get to that one...More

Thank Katie W
Response from WestgateGuestRels, Guest Relations Manager at Wild Bear InnResponded 4 days ago

Hi Katie, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review on your experience with us. We are glad you found our location convenient to all the entertainment and sights around town. We regret to learn that you had some concerns during your stay....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I would recommend this Inn to anyone who wants a affordable stay at Pigeon Forge . Very clean , beds are very comfortable and the employees were super friendly and made sure that we were as comfortable as if we were at their home ....More

Thank hetrickdebbie3
Response from WestgateGuestRels, Guest Relations Manager at Wild Bear InnResponded 4 days ago

We appreciate you leaving a review on your experience with us. We are pleased to know that you enjoyed so many aspects of your stay at Wild Bear Inn. Nothing pleases us more than knowing we were able to provide you with a stay that...More

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A Prime Location, Adjacent to the Beautiful Great Smoky Mountains Wild Bear Inn (formerly Rodeway Inn Pigeon Forge, Mountain Skys Lodge) located in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, is a cozy hotel that offers guests ...More comfortable accommodations in the heart of Pigeon Forge, all within minutes of Great Smoky Mountains National Park - the most-visited national park in the United States - as well as Dollywood theme park, Dollywood Splash Country water park and Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies. In fact, Wild Bear Inn is the closest hotel in Pigeon Forge to Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Adventurers, visitors and families find comfort within the newly renovated Wild Bear Inn at a premier mountainside location along the Great Smoky Mountains. Stop in for a one-night stay or vacation all week to enjoy the amenities, including a pool and on-site restaurant, Wild Bear Pancake House, serving breakfast daily. Choose from a variety of rooms, including a spacious three-bedroom unit all the way to a cozy and quaint studio. Less
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Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Beachfront
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Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Loretta S
April 25, 2018|
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Response from WestgateGuestRels | Property representative |
Hi Loretta! Up to two (2) dogs are allowed per villa, no cats. Pet must not exceed 60 pounds, or in the case of multiple pets, they must not exceed 60 pounds combined. A $75.00 pet deposit is required at the time of check... More
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Aleria G
April 3, 2018|
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Hi Aleria, you must be 21 years or older to check-in to our resort.
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Lynn R
March 28, 2018|
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Hi, Lynn! Unfortunately, we do not offer complimentary breakfast at our property.
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Room Tips
"Ground floor is best."
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"Handicap travelers should ask for first floor room . No steps. and no elevator . The ramps going up and down..."
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"Don’t....pick somewhere else..."
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"Don't stay here at all!!"
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