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Bales Motel

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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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“mom and pop”(4 reviews)
“clean room”(5 reviews)
“place to stay”(5 reviews)
Free Wifi
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Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kitchenette
Wheelchair Access
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Reviewed 18 November 2017

I've Stayed here several times and my Wife and I have always enjoyed. It has a nice down home Mom and Pop atmoshere to it. clean room and off the beaten path. But still within good walking distance of all the shop. I highly recommend...More

Thank Tibiafinger
Reviewed 5 November 2017

First let say the owners are the nicest people you will ever meet go out of there way for you , Yes the motel is stuck in the 70's but cleaner that most of the newer motels the room was clean no odors it was...More

Thank James B
Reviewed 3 August 2017

My husband I and I tried Bales Motel after Gatlinburg had a huge baseball tournament one year and we could not find a room that was a reasonable price. They were the only ones not charging outrageous prices for their rooms. It is not posh...More

1  Thank Penny P
Reviewed 30 July 2017

... IT'S GOING, GOING, GONE!!!! We stayed at the Bales Motel for the third consecutive year and .. ANOTHER HOMERUN!! It's VERY close to the downtown core, quiet, cozy and clean with the most friendly people you could dream of meeting. It IS on the...More

1  Thank FugiMan
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

I have been coming to Gatlinburg for 50 years and Bales Motel has been our destination many, many times. It is a great place, well worn but always clean. It is locally owned and one of the few "Mom and Pop" motels left in Gatlinburg....More

Thank Eddie A
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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Pool
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
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Price range
US$30 - US$60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Gatlinburg
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Details
Price range
US$30 - US$60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Gatlinburg
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
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Room & Suite (10)
Pool & Beach (2)
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denvercouch611
11 September 2017|
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Response from FugiMan | Reviewed this property |
Trust me Denver .. you'll be impressed by the rooms appearance and cleanliness for what they charge!! It's off the main drag, is quiet at night and a nice clean pool for the kids! You CAN'T beat it in Gatlinburg!!
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denvercouch611
11 September 2017|
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Response from Penny P | Reviewed this property |
Yes, bug free unless one flies in through the doorway and they have a pool
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theconst
10 May 2017|
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Response from Penny P | Reviewed this property |
Checking my receipt from this summer for e-mail and a current phone number
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