The holidays are just around the corner, and there is no better way to celebrate than by taking a trip to the Smoky Mountains. Around every turn, you will find magnificent Christmas light displays and many wonderful events happening throughout the Smokies. Here are 4 reasons to plan a stay at our hotel in Gatlinburg TN this holiday season:

1. Wonderful Holiday Events

Winterfest Christmas lights in GatlinburgIf you are looking to get in the holiday spirit, there is no better place to be than Gatlinburg. During the annual Smoky Mountain Winterfest event, you can take part in the Christmas light driving tour where you can see millions of twinkling lights scattered throughout the Parkway. Winter in Gatlinburg contains many other special events happening at some of the biggest attractions in town, including Lights Over Gatlinburg at the Gatlinburg SkyLift Park and Astra Lumina at Anakeesta.

2. Cozy Hotel Amenities

After a busy day of sightseeing, you can return back to our hotel for a peaceful night of relaxation. We offer a variety of lodging options for all occasions, including romantic trips and family vacations. Our rooms feature private balconies, most of which overlook the Little Pigeon River. We also offer select suites with gas fireplaces so you can stay warm on chilly winter nights in the Smokies! Some of the other amenities of our hotel include a 24-hour fitness room, coffee makers in every room, a spacious lobby, and much more!

3. Winter Wonderland

snowfall in Cades Cove As the temperatures begin to drop, the opportunity to see snow in the Smoky Mountains rises. If you want to take advantage of the beautiful scenery, head over to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park located just 1 mile from our hotel in Gatlinburg TN. You will find all sorts of magnificent hiking trails to explore, including some with historical buildings and spectacular waterfalls. The best part is that the trails are typically less crowded during the winter months, so you have the chance to truly appreciate the majestic scene. You can also stay warm in your car with multiple scenic drives in the area, including the Cades Cove Loop Road.

4. Convenient Trolley Stop

If you want to fully enjoy the Winterfest light tour, take advantage of the free transportation service of the Gatlinburg trolley. When you take a ride on the trolley, you can sit back and relax as you soak in the stunning scenery of wonderful Christmas light displays. The trolley will also take your family to some of the most popular destinations across Gatlinburg, so you don’t have to fight the traffic. The best part is that all the trolley routes stop right outside our front entrance, so you can hop on to explore any part of the city!

Are you ready to plan your holiday trip to the Smoky Mountains? Explore all the rooming options at our hotel in Gatlinburg TN to get started! We hope to see you soon!