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Welcome to BEST WESTERN Cades Cove Inn!

Were just a short drive from the Great Smoky Mountain National Park and the exciting Dollywood Theme Park on the peaceful side of the Smoky Mountains.

This Townsend, Tennessee hotel is also close to the Tail of the Dragon at Deals Gap, a must stop for motorcyclists. In a quiet, serene area, guests at our Townsend hotel can enjoy getting away from it all but still be near the conveniences of the city and the areas best attractions. Were just 15 minutes away from Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge, yet away from the hustle and bustle of those popular towns.

At the BEST WESTERN Cades Cove Inn, guests are treated to the best in southern hospitality. Cades Cove is in the region, and thats a big reason why many guests are looking for Townsend, TN hotels. Here, youre more than just a guest. Youre treated like family, and each staff members top priority is making you as comfortable as possible.

Get away from everything, enjoy the scenery and relax at our outdoor pool complete with a nine-foot waterslide. With a free, full hot breakfast, free high-speed Internet access, and guest rooms that offer king beds and other upgraded amenities, such as a spa tub and fireplace available in select rooms, guests can enjoy a quiet getaway.

Most of our Townsend hotel guests are in the region to visit the stunning Great Smoky Mountain National Park or Dollywood. However, since were only 20 miles away from Pigeon Forge and a short distance from Gatlinburg, antique shoppers and those looking for the best in southern dining also stay with us. Whether youre here for an adventure, to enjoy Mother Nature or to tour some of the best restaurants in the south, youve come to the right place.

Enjoy your quiet room at BEST WESTERN Cades Cove Inn and book today!

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7824 E Lamar Alexander Pkwy
United States
AAA - 2 Diamond


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7824 E Lamar Alexander Pkwy
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  • 7.51 mile(s) from Walland

  • 17.37 mile(s) from Pigeon Forge

  • 17.62 mile(s) from Maryville

  • 18.10 mile(s) from Alcoa

  • 20.38 mile(s) from Sevierville

  • 22.79 mile(s) from Gatlinburg

  • 26.87 mile(s) from Friendsville

  • 32.00 mile(s) from Greenback

  • 32.94 mile(s) from Knoxville

  • 37.29 mile(s) from Lenoir City

  • 52.56 mile(s) from Cherokee, North Carolina

  • 53.10 mile(s) from Robbinsville, North Carolina

  • 128 mile(s) from Chattanooga

  • 201 mile(s) from Nashville

  • 0.30 mile(s) from BB & T, bank

  • 0.30 mile(s) from CBBC, bank

  • 0.30 mile(s) from BP, gas station

  • 18.00 mile(s) from Maryville College, a private, four-year, co-educational, liberal arts college

  • 35.00 mile(s) from University Of Tennessee, four year university in Knoxville

  • 38.00 mile(s) from Pellissippi State Community College, state technical institute, two year college

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Place to go when I needed to evacuate my home

30/11/2016 sandrahX9612IY, Sevierville, Tennessee

I live in the Smoky Mountains and we had one serious fire and our area needed to evacuate our homes. The employees at Best Western were helpful, super nice and couldn't do enough for all of us. ... more

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BWcadescove, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN Cades Cove Inn, responded to this review
Hey Sandrah, We are so glad that you and your family is safe. We are still housing families that have been displaced by the fires. If you know anyone that needs a place to stay or food or anything, please let us know and we will provide everything for free. Yours sincerely, Sam Smith 43178 Property Guest Relations Manager BEST WESTERN Cades Cove Inn

Base camp for our Smoky Mountain trip.

25/11/2016 Jeffmx64, Gladstone, Michigan

My wife and I along with our grandchildren wanted to spend a few days in the Smoky Mountains during our trip back home to Michigan. We chose the Best Western Cades Cove Inn as our "base-camp" for our ... more


Townsend, TN Best Western

23/11/2016 BillTidwell, Gallatin, Tennessee

Recently remodeled. A very nice destination. Located across the street from a good restaurant. The remodeling job was very comprehensive. All the new fixtures were high quality. The fit and finis... more


Nice Motel, but pricey.

23/11/2016 acouch14, Brewton, Alabama

The motel was very nice, but I wasn't expecting to have to pay what I paid for the room for one night. Since I got home it has been advertised for $40.00 per night less than I paid. The breakfast wa... more


Great Spot for visiting Cades Cove

18/11/2016 gegulley, Athens, Georgia

This was lovely little hotel just outside of the National Park. Very convenient access to the park. Room was very clean and employees were very friendly. The breakfast in the morning was delicious. W... more