River Terrace Resort & Convention Center - Gatlinburg

240 River Road, Gatlinburg, Tennessee, United States, 37738  show map
 3 stars
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River Terrace Resort & Convention Center - Gatlinburg

Wi-Fi
Parking
24-hour

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

Babysitting
Swimming pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

Air conditioning

Individual air conditioning

All inclusive

Carte blanche

Facilities for kids

Cribs/ Baby cots

Verified Reviews:

  • Close to the strip - No continental breakfast - Free wifi - Right price
  • Parking was small - Exceptional maid service - Bar was ok - Can recommend
  • Right downtown - Close to everything - Great pool area - No fitness area
  • Rooms were clean - Bed was comfortable - Food is terrific - We will return
  • Fantastic property - Rooms are comfortable - Great views - Friendly staff

Overview

The comfortable 3-star River Terrace Resort & Convention Center provides beautiful rooms with a spectacular view of the mountain. The hotel occupies 21 floors and was renovated in 2006.

It is nestled in the center of Gatlinburg with direct proximity to Cooter's Place, which is 1300 meters away. The distance between Gatlinburg city center and the property is 1 km.

Welcoming guests with an outdoor swimming pool, a patio and a picnic area, the hotel is placed next to an amusement park and an oceanarium.

Guests can get to Mc Ghee Tyson airport in 50 minutes by car.

Rooms

River Terrace Resort & Convention Center features 205 guestrooms with wireless internet, pay television, a private balcony, a microwave and coffee/tea makers. River Terrace Resort & Convention Center offers bathrooms fitted with a bathtub, a shower and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

Drafts Sports bar is available on site. Offering American meals, The Gatlinburger Grill is situated 100 meters of the property.

Services

A business centre, audiovisual equipment and a conference room are also offered at the hotel.

Relax

Guests can choose from white water rafting, snow skiing and fishing available on the premises.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Year renovated:   2006.  Number of floors:   21.  Number of rooms:   205.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • No parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Security
  • Children are welcome
  • Elevator
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Vending machines
  • Exterior corridors
  • Fireplace
  • Carte blanche
  • Ice machine
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Skiing
  • Fishing

Services

  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Self-service laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Picnic area/ Tables
  • Catering service

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Ceiling projector
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor heated swimming pool
  • Seasonal outdoor pool

Room view

  • River view

Room facilities

  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds
  • In-room sprinklers

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • Hair dryer on request
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • In-room computer
  • Free local telephone calls
  • CD player
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 4 pm FREE
Check-out until 10 am FREE

Pets

Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

hotel River Terrace Resort & Convention Center - Gatlinburg Gatlinburg location
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Hotel Address:

240 River Road, Gatlinburg, Tennessee, United States, 37738

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City Center
  • Gatlinburg
    500 m
Airports
  • Mc Ghee Tyson (TYS)
    44.6 km
  • Asheville Regional Airport (AVL)
    93.5 km
Restaurants
  • Pancake Pantry (cuisine: American)
    130 m
  • Donut Friar
    130 m
Ski areas
  • Ober Gatlinburg Ski Resort & Amusement Park
    820 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  4 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of floors:
    21
  • Number of rooms:
    205

Rooms and availability

General Guest Room
River view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Private bathroom
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Facilities for disabled
  • Terrace
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Mini-refrigerator
Room Description:

The beautifully decorated Standard King Room creates the ideal setting for an unforgettable Great Smoky Mountains vacation getaway. Each of the rooms features one king bed, 27-inch cable TV, and a private balcony or open patio. (RC 10) GENERAL 252 Square FeetSleeps up to 2 Guests BEDS 1 King Bed AMENITIES MicrowaveMini RefrigeratorCoffee MakerHairdryerPrivate Balcony or Open Patio ACCESSIBLE FEATURES (Upon Request Only) Lowered Counter, Handrails in Bathroom

Premier King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • General:High speed internet
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Dining:Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Media:Cable TV
Room Description:

Deluxe|DOUBLE PREMIER KING BED

River Terrace Resort & Convention Center photos Room
Standard Twin Room
River view
  • Room size:

    23 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    6 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 2 Queen-size beds, 1 Queen-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Private bathroom
    • Coffee machine
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:High speed internet
  • Facilities for disabled
  • Terrace
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Voice mail
  • Telephone
  • Alarm clock
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Sofa bed
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Mini-refrigerator
  • Media:Cable/satellite TV
  • Wake up service
  • CD player
Room Description:

Standard|Standard 2 Beds (2 beds)

River Terrace Resort & Convention Center photos Room
Standard King Room
River view
  • Room size:

    23 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Private bathroom
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:High speed internet
  • Terrace
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Voice mail
  • Telephone
  • Alarm clock
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Mini-refrigerator
  • Media:Cable/satellite TV
Room Description:

This room features a microwave, mini refrigerator, and tea and coffee-making facilities.

River Terrace Resort & Convention Center Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Ober Gatlinburg1.0 km

Popular areas

  • City Center400 m

Amusement

  • Camp Thunder Fun Ctr300 m
  • Gatlinburg Theme Park400 m
  • Space Needle500 m
  • Mysterious Mansion-Gatlinburg500 m
  • Hillbilly Golf1.2 km
  • Ober Gatlinburg Alpine Slide1.5 km
  • Dinosaur Golf1.9 km
  • Earthquake the Ride1.9 km
  • Terror Ghost Shows1.9 km
  • Motion Ride Movie Theater1.9 km
  • Fannie Farkle's Amusement1.9 km
  • Motion Master Theater1.9 km
  • Fort Fun1.9 km

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Gatlinburg Space Needle400 m

Museums

  • Guinness World Records Museum300 m
  • Star Cars Museum1.5 km
  • Ripley's Believe IT OR Not1.8 km
  • Great Smoky Mountains National Park3.5 km

Parks

  • Parks and Grounds Maintenance1.4 km
  • Wild Bear Falls Indoor Waterpark2.0 km
  • Great Smoky Mtns Natl Park3.8 km

Arboretum, Green spaces, Zoos

  • Ripley's Aquarium100 m
  • Ripleys Aquarium of the Smokies100 m

Theaters

  • Sweet Fanny Adams Theater400 m
  • Bill Gladwell, The Mentalist400 m

Transport

  • Gatlinburg Trolley200 m

Local attractions

  • Wild Bear Falls Waterpark 2.0 km
    915 Westgate Resorts Rd Westgate Smoky Mountain Resort & Spa
  • Baskins Creek Falls3.6 km
    Baskins Creek Trail Trailhead Baskins Creek Trail
  • Chapel In The Glen5.1 km
    412 Glades Rd
  • Ely\'s Mill2.4 km
    393 Roaring Fork Rd
  • Great Smoky Arts and Crafts Community4.1 km
    1360 E Parkway

Near the hotel

  • Guinness World Records Adventure 110 m
    631 Parkway
  • Unbearably Sweet110 m
    651 Parkway Ste 104 Marketplace Mall
  • Ole Smoky Candy Kitchen130 m
    642 Parkway The Village
  • Caricatures by Ramsey Whitaker130 m
    611 Parkway Ste A3 Mountain Mall
  • Ripley\'s Marvelous Mirror Maze120 m
    623 Parkway
  • Earthquake - The Ride130 m
    653 Parkway
  • Doc\'s Magic and Fun Shop130 m
    631 Parkway Suite A-11, Baskins Square Mall

Restaurants nearby

  • Pancake Pantry130 m

    Address: 628 Parkway
    Phone: 865-436-4724

    65% likes this, based on 1207 reviews
    Cuisine: American
    Price Range: NZD 2 - NZD 16

  • The Gatlinburger Grill100 m

    Address: 240 River Road
    Phone: (865) 436-5161

    Cuisine: American

  • Kilwin's130 m

    Address: 645 Parkway
    Phone: 865 436-3720

    71% likes this, based on 305 reviews

  • Donut Friar130 m

    Address: 634 Parkway Suite 15
    Phone: 865-436-7306

    73% likes this, based on 592 reviews
    Price Range: NZD 2 - NZD 9

  • Mountain Edge Grill110 m

    Address: 620 Parkway Suite B4
    Phone: 865-436-0013

    70% likes this, based on 113 reviews
    Cuisine: American
    Price Range: NZD 8 - NZD 21

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  4 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of floors:
    21
  • Number of rooms:
    205
Cities nearby
  • Cherokee hotels - 32 km
  • Pigeon Forge hotels - 9 km
  • Kodak hotels - 31 km
  • Townsend hotels - 23 km
  • Bryson City hotels - 32 km
  • Sevierville hotels - 18 km
  • Whittier hotels - 34 km
  • Cosby hotels - 26 km
  • Walland hotels - 27 km
  • Chalet Village hotels - 3 km

River Terrace Resort & Convention Center Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at River Terrace Resort & Convention Center

Average guest rating

6.8out of 10
Very good
Based on 41 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    The views and the location. Perfect if gong to Aquarium or just shopping.

    The layout of the buildings. Too much uphill walking. No elevators. Fine for younger guests. Terrible for older quests if staying in building #6.

  • Couple
    5.4

    Honestly the only thing I did like was the lounge area, and Lyold was great. With the problems we had during our stay the staff was excellent in taking care of them.

    I was very dissapointed in the fact that the lobby was so beautiful then getting to our room was disgusting! We switched rooms 2 times. The first room had ants all over in the bathroom, the second room wasn't cleaned by housekeeping and the toilet had some issues working.

  • Family with children
    7.8

    My family & I have stayed there many times & have never had any problems

  • Couple
    9.6

    Me and my boyfriend went up to Gatlinburg for a 4 night getaway. This hotel was in a great location and for a great price. We had a very clean room and they had great room service. We had just a few problems like our key for our door wouldn't work but the maintenance took care of it right away. Also our mini refrigerator didn't work but that wasnt a big worry for us. This hotel was definitely worth it and we are definitely looking forward to staying here again :)

  • Couple
    9.2

    Fantastic location that was within walking distance of most Gatlinburg attractions. The room was very spacious and the balcony offered a nice view of the mountains and downtown Gatlinburg. The hotel staff was also very friendly and helpful.

    The room, bathroom and A/C unit were reasonably clean, but could have been a little better. The bed also was OK, but not as comfortable as the beds in some other local hotels.

  • Older travelers
    9.0

    Breakfast buffet was good for the price.

    There were a lot of steps and inclines leading up to the rooms located in the back. I missed not having coffee available in the lobby and no continental breakfast available.

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    I have stayed at River Terrace for years and I always come back because the rooms are always clean and comfortable, the staff is always friendly, and I love where it is at, the views of the mountains are great. During this trip I arrived very late about 5 A.M., I had called and alerted the front desk, the gentleman that was working was very nice and friendly. I always feel at home at River Terrace and will continue to come back and stay there.

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    Our room had a garden tub. Really enjoyed the two sinks too with ample counter space.

    Poor lighting. The lamps in the room did not light up the room very well. Needed another lamp on the refrigerator side of the room. There was also no way to turn off the night light on the hair dryer to sleep at night. Needed towel bars. two people, four bath towels and one towel bar.

  • Family with children
    9.2

    The room was quite comfortable and very nice for the amount we paid to stay there. It was very well located. Everything we wanted to do was within walking distance. I would recommend this establishment to anyone.

  • Older travelers
    5.0

    location

    wasn't worth the money i paid! tried to give the wrong room that i had requested, the showerhead didn't work right, and the mattress was very uncomfortable.

  • Older travelers
    5.8

    Location was great..

    Couch was broke down, bathroom sink was about stopped up.. wasps nests on balcony, chairs dirty on balcony, rail loose on balcony,

  • Older travelers
    7.0

    We like the location of the hotel and it was clean and the staff were very friendly. Thanks Bob

    It was a nice place but I did have a couple of things I didn't like, one the mattress on the bed was just terrible it had a big sunkin down area that made you fall to the middle and than we was put in the upper level wher it's very steep to walk. We're both in our 60's with knee replacements so the walk up to out room was terrible and wouldn't do it again. Thanks Bob

  • Older travelers
    6.2

    Room, especially bathroom needed to be updated. Not especially good value for the money.

  • Older travelers
    5.8

    Convenient to shops and clean

    Custer service poor. We felt like we were a nuisance as soon as we arrived. Not helpful when we tried a coke machine at night and it was out of order and had to go to lobby iand outside for one in pajamas and raining.the manager acted like he could care less no apology nothing. Also they are not taking care of the place stains on carpets and water spots on ceilings

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    Beautiful scenerationy and loc

    Restaraunt was under staffed but good food

How to reach hotel

hotel River Terrace Resort & Convention Center - Gatlinburg Gatlinburg location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

240 River Road, Gatlinburg, Tennessee, United States, 37738

Get directions
City Center
  • Gatlinburg
    500 m
Airports
  • Mc Ghee Tyson (TYS)
    44.6 km
  • Asheville Regional Airport (AVL)
    93.5 km
Restaurants
  • Pancake Pantry (cuisine: American)
    130 m
  • Donut Friar
    130 m
Ski areas
  • Ober Gatlinburg Ski Resort & Amusement Park
    820 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  4 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of floors:
    21
  • Number of rooms:
    205