Location and Directions

Townsend Gateway Inn
8270 State Hwy 73
Townsend, TN 37882
(865) 238-0123

Traveling North on Interstate 75 use exit # 81 in Lenoir City. Turn right to US Hwy 321 North to Maryville. Continue north on Hwy 321 to Townsend.
We’re on the right, just past the traffic light.

Traveling South on Interstate 75, go West on Interstate 640 to Interstate 40. Go East on Interstate 40 to exit # 386 B, Hwy 129 South to the Knoxville Airport. After passing the Knoxville Airport, bear left on to US Hwy 321 North. Continue north on Hwy 321 to Townsend, 20 miles from the airport.
We’re on the right, just past the traffic light.

Traveling South on Interstate 81 and/or West on Interstate 40 take exit #407 to Rt. 66 to Sevierville, then follow 441 South to Pigeon Forge, Turn right on US Hwy 321 South to Townsend. When you get to the Townsend traffic light, turn left and go north on Hwy 73. We’re 0.1 miles on the right.

Traveling East on Interstate 40 from Nashville, use Exit #364 to Hwy 321 North. Continue north on Hwy 321 thru Lenoir City and Maryville to Townsend. We’re on the right, just past the traffic light.

Driving: I-40 and I-75 are the major Interstate highways in the area.

By Air: Knoxville’s McGhee-Tyson Airport is only 20 miles away.

Once you are here, Townsend Gateway Inn is only:
15 miles from Pigeon Forge.
21 miles from Gatlinburg.
18 miles from Dollywood.
2 miles from the western entrance to the Great Smoky Mountain National Park.