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History Is In The Air During the Summer

As Summer begins and we get to the halfway point of another wonderful year of business we’ve had here in Gatlinburg, we become aware and appreciative for our history as a hospitality icon in East Tennessee and for the history of the Smokies in general. This spirit will come alive soon enough in the form…

Top kid friendly attractions in Gatlinburg

Top Kid Friendly Things To Do in Gatlinburg

Gatlinburg and the Smoky Mountains are a family destination for a reason! The sheer abundance of nature and wildlife are juxtaposed with the fast and brightly lit attractions that kids gobble up, and for a weekend retreat to the mountains, there will be plenty of activities to consider for kids of all ages. For our…

Smoky Mountain Tunes and Tales

The city of Gatlinburg has had many great assets that have lead to decades of its success, growth and evolution as a center of tourism and iconic destination for mountain living. 3 of those assets are the stories those decades have acquired and collected in our local memory, the music, dance and culture that has…

Top Gatlinburg Attractions Within Walking Distance of Gatlinburg Inn

Just imagine it for yourselves – you trek the long distance from your house to Gatlinburg and come to get your luxurious family room with us at Gatlinburg Inn. Then, when everything unpacked, everything has settled and the adventure is ready to begin, you throw open the door, have your chest and scout out, in…

The Gatlinburg Sky Lift Is Now Open

One attraction that got hit during the wildfires was our neighbor, the iconic and indispensable Gatlinburg Sky Lift. The Sky Lift is one of only two attractions in Gatlinburg that let you actually climb the mountain aerially to a mountaintop destination, and the only one of the two that really made you feel like you…

The History of the Smoky Mountain National Park

Whether you know it or not, one of the main reasons people come to the Smokies and Gatlinburg is for the history and culture our little section of Appalachia has built for itself. We say “know it or not” because it’s either a conscious decision to want to visit for that reason or a subconscious…

There is Music at the Gatlinburg Inn

Please meet Fish, one of our favorite guests who from time to time comes to visit us in Gatlinburg. While staying at the Gatlinburg Inn he sits on the front patio and entertains you, our guests.  He comes to town several times a year, call our front desk and they will let you know his…

Romantic Gift Basket Providers

February is the season of romance in the Smokies! Well yeah, that’s true everywhere in the country for one big, heart-shaped reason coming up middle of the month, right? But everywhere else in the country doesn’t have the crisp, cool air coming down from Mt. LeConte, snow-covered peaks in almost every direction around you, solemn…

The Winter Sports of Ober Gatlinburg

Before Dollywood (and the amusement parks that property was before it was Dollywood), our big mountain family fun draw was Ober Gatlinburg in, you guessed it, Gatlinburg. Ober’s been an iconic fixture of Sevier County’s highlands since the days when color television was considered a luxury and one of the biggest reasons it remains even…

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Take a step back in history and visit our newly-remodeled lobby.