Rocky Waters Inn - Gatlinburg

ex. Rocky Waters Motor Inn

333 Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN, United Statesshow map
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Very goodBased on  46 reviews
Overview

Rocky Waters Motor Inn is a 3-star business property offering a swimming pool and a golf course. This original building was refurbished in 2010.

A national park and gardens as well as Dollywood\'s Splash Country Water Adventure Park and Gatlinburg are located nearby. The hotel offers perfect location 1 km from the center of Gatlinburg.

There are shops and a mall in the proximity of the hotel.

Rocky Waters Motor Inn enjoys a convenient location within a 50-minute drive to Mc Ghee Tyson airport.

Rooms

Rocky Waters Motor Inn provides accommodation in 36 guestrooms fitted with free Wi-Fi, individual climate control, a safe, a balcony and a dressing area. The property offers non-smoking rooms with a view over mountain. In-room self-catering facilities include a microwave, coffee/tea makers and a fridge.

Eat & Drink

Offering various dining options, Parton's Deli and Smoky Mountain Trout House are about 5-minute walk away.

Services

The hotel offers an elevator, parking and a vending machine along with a business centre and a photocopier to respond to the needs of all guests.

Relax

Guests can make use of a hot tub and a sauna or go in for canoeing, snow skiing and horse riding.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site for free.

Year renovated:   2010.  Number of rooms:   36.

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Facilities
Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site car park

Luggage storage
24-hour services

24-hour room service

Fitness/ Gym

Exercise gym

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Sauna

TV

Leisure/ TV room

Sports & Fitness

  • Exercise gym
  • Canoeing
  • Hiking
  • Horseback riding
  • Mini golf

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining

  • Breakfast

Business

  • Business centre
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children

  • Babysitting/Child services

Spa & Leisure

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Sauna

Room view

  • River view

Room features

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Sitting area
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Ironing facilities

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
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Check-infrom 15:00-23:00FREECheck-out07:00-11:00FREE
Children & extra bedsAll children0 - 12 yearsExisting beddingFREEExtra bedChildren above
12 years or adults
Extra bed
Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
PetsPets are not allowed.
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Location
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Sweet Fanny Adams TheaterSweet Fanny Adams Theater1000 ft
Gatlinburg TrolleyGatlinburg Trolley1700 ft
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World of IllusionsWorld of Illusions1300 ftOn the Parkway
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Arrowmont School of Arts & CraftsArrowmont School of Arts & Crafts2100 ft556 Parkway
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Parton's DeliParton's Deli300 ft332 Parkway
Smoky Mountain Trout HouseSmoky Mountain Trout House900 ft410 Parkway
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Aunt B's Pancake House & GrillAunt B's Pancake House & Grill1100 ft200 E Parkway
Atrium RestaurantAtrium Restaurant1200 ft432 Parkway
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Fannie Farkle's AmusementFannie Farkle's Amusement4300 ft
Fort FunFort Fun4300 ft
Motion Master TheaterMotion Master Theater4300 ft
Motion Ride Movie TheaterMotion Ride Movie Theater4300 ft
Dinosaur GolfDinosaur Golf1.2 mi
MC Carter's Riding Stables IncMC Carter's Riding Stables Inc2.6 mi
Mills ParkMills Park2.5 mi
Great Smoky Mtns Natl ParkGreat Smoky Mtns Natl Park2.7 mi
Aunt Mahalia\'s CandiesAunt Mahalia\'s Candies2100 ft611 Parkway Ste A2 Mountain Mall
Pepper PalacePepper Palace2200 ft611 Parkway Ste D10 Mountain Mall
Caricatures by Ramsey WhitakerCaricatures by Ramsey Whitaker2200 ft611 Parkway Ste A3 Mountain Mall
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Getting around
Airports
Gatlinburg (GKT)9.7 mi
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Reviews
7.2
Very goodBased on  46  reviews

Rating by category:

8.0
Rooms
9.3
Service
10.0
Location
  • 8.2
    Fabulous

    I love the private balcony on the river!!! I feel like I'm living in the mountains with modern conviences. Most comfortable visit I've had in the Smokies.

  • 9.6
    Exceptional

    We really enjoyed staying there! We like having the balcony with the lawn chairs to enjoy the creek outback and watch the wildlife. We also liked the convenience of the Marathon station across the street and a short 10 min walk into town. Plus we didn't have the noise of downtown to listen to in our room. We will definately book with you again.

    The breakfast wasn't there

  • 5.4
    Guest rating

    The view from the balcony was nice. We were traveling with a truck and trailer. There was no parking for the trailer, however they also owned the Days Inn down the road and allowed us to park the trailer there. Not very convienent but it worked. The location was nice.

    We did not receive what was offered through the Internet. The free breakfast was approx a 5 min walk. Once you arrived at the Days Inn, there were 5 tables set up in the lobby for breakfast. This did not accommodate the amount of people for both hotels. Since we were mot staying at the Days Inn, we could not take our breakfast back to our room, therefore we had to stand and eat. There was no pool. If you wanted to swim, you had to walk to the Days Inn to swim. There was no soap or shampoo in the rooms. There was no coffee in the rooms. When we asked for coffee, we were told they did not have any coffee. There was no wifi signal in our room. The shower did not work properly. The fridge froze all our food.

  • 10.0
    Exceptional

    The location, the price, the staff & the view. We loved the balcony & the size of the room.

  • 7.0
    Very good

    it was clean and nice location

    the bed was wore out sunk in the middle needs to be replace

  • 7.8
    Fabulous

    Our room was very clean and comfortable. The balcony overlooking the river was so relaxing. The maintenance man, Scott, was very friendly and helpful. Great location- right on the trolley route with a stop right out front. Very nice after a long day shopping and walking the strip. Not right in the middle of all business of the strip but close enough for a leisurely walk in and far enough out to avoid the noise.

    The front desk person was very standoffish. Really didn't explain anything about the free wifi, breakfast, trolley stop, or much else. Then when we asked gave us incorrect information. The room didn't have any towels when we got into it- but was quickly taken care of with a phone call. There was some pealing paint above the shower but it didn't impede taking a shower.

  • 5.8
    Guest rating

    The view of river from patio

    Parking spots very small tight. Breakfast is in a different hotel. Staff not very informative.

  • 8.8
    Superb

    Staff was helpful and friendly. Rooms were clean. You can easily walk to downtown Gatlinburg from the hotel.

    Hotel is old but clean.

  • 5.0
    Guest rating

    Been going there for years. Staff was nice. Breakfast was good . Nice view of creek.

    Room was dirty. No ice pail. No coffee for the coffee maker. One light didn't have lampshade. The floors were very dirty. I realize it is an older facility but there is no excuse for dirt. We have been going there for years. Time for a change.

  • 8.8
    Superb

    The terrace on the river was awesome, lots of privacy, the sound of roaring water completely cancels the traffic noise from the frontside road.

    Hard mattress, room spacious but dark.

  • 10.0
    Exceptional

    Creek front view love the sound of runing water

  • 8.8
    Superb

    We always stay in the old section because the balcony is private and right on the water, no parking lot view to contend with or other balconies to deter you from wearing your pj'S.. Trees across the river make you feel as if you are in a secluded place offering total privacy. We love the personal parking space so we don't have to pack up in the sun. (That is one thing old fat women hate) Free Wi-Fi is an added luxury that we search for with reservation company. The staff is nicer and more helpful than any other place we have stayed in Gatlinburg or Pigeon Forge. The convenience of the trolley, a deli, stores for quick supplies, a show, and restaurants is exceptional. We love the "old" Rocky Waters. We would turn down a free stay at many other places just to stay at Rocky Waters.

    When you choose to stay in the "old" section you accept wear and tear. This is no problem for us. We did notice a shortage of supplies but the staff bent over backwards to bring us what we needed as soon as it was available. No complaints.

  • 7.0
    Very good

    Balconies on river side is a little more than you can expect for the price. Room is clean and worth its price, ceilings were a little low though.

    Service was a little "I don't really want to work here". Breakfast is in another hotel cross the river (5 minute walk). Gatlinburg is way too touristic, but that's not the hotels fault.

  • 9.6
    Exceptional

    I gew up staying at the Rocky Waters. My parents stayed there 10-12 times a year for many years which included 2 to 3 weeks of family vacation in the summer. I thought of Gatlinburg as my second home. I like the Rocky Waters for its balconies over the soothing river, the ability to feed the ducks, and for its location which is a bit separate from the hustle and bustle of busy downtown Gatlinburg. It has always been a comfortable and relaxing place full of wonderful memories for me. I enjoyed showing it to my husband who had never been there. This was my first visit in over 23 years and I hope it won't take me that long to revisit but when I do, I'll stay at the Rocky Waters!

    While certain aspects of the motel showed some signs of wear and tear and the door to the balcony tended to get stuck in the high humidity, the bed was very comfortable and the room was scrupulously clean. My husband's only complaint was that it was not well-lit. This didn't bother me in the least. All in all, we enjoyed our stay and will come again if I can talk my husband into making the 6 hour journey from our home in Georgia,

  • 7.4
    Very good

    Leaving the window open and listening to the water. Close to everything. quietness of the other guests.

    Bathroom was smaller than I would have liked it to be.

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Highlights
7
Very goodBased on  46 reviews
Good to know
Check-infrom 15:00-23:00FREECheck-out07:00-11:00FREE
Children & extra bedsAll children0 - 12 yearsExisting beddingFREEExtra bedChildren above
12 years or adults
Extra bed
Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
PetsPets are not allowed.
Cancellation
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Getting around
Airports
Gatlinburg (GKT)9.7 mi
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