5 Gatlinburg Attractions Within Walking Distance of Our Hotel

DATE : February 28, 2019

Gatlinburg Space Needle in downtown gatlinburg

Our downtown hotel is not only within walking distance of numerous restaurants and the entrance to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park but also some of the best Gatlinburg attractions. During your stay with us, take a stroll around town and stop in at the following attractions for non-stop fun.

Ober Gatlinburg Aerial Tramway

Ober Gatlinburg Aerial TramwayIf you're planning on exploring Ober Gatlinburg during your vacation in the Smokies, there's no need to drive at all. With a 5 minute walk from our hotel to the aerial tramway, you can soak up the beautiful views of the mountains on the way up. Once at the top, you'll find year-round activities, dining, and shopping. Ober also hosts special events throughout the year, so be sure to check out their website for the current list of opportunities when staying with us at our Gatlinburg hotel.

Ripley's Believe It Or Not

Gatlinburg is filled with Ripley's attractions and fun! Ripley's Believe It or Not is one of their attractions that you won't want to miss. The building is filled with strange and interesting displays and is sure to be a hit with the entire family. Can't decide which Ripley's attractions to check out? Consider purchasing a pass for all of them! You'll find the Ripley's Moving Theater and Ripley's Haunted Adventure just up the street and beside our next attraction.

Hollywood Star Cars

Hollywood Star Cars MuseumYou've seen them in the movies and you've watched them on tv. Your children probably have a few Matchbox Cars modeled after them. Now, you have the opportunity to not only see them in person but to reminisce about the memories that they're sure to stir up. Hollywood Star Cars is one of the Gatlinburg attractions that every generation of your family will enjoy!

Gatlinburg Space Needle

With incredible views from the bottom to the top, this is one Gatlinburg attraction that offers a panoramic and iconic view of our city. Glass elevators will take you to the top and 400 ft above the Gatlinburg strip. The Gatlinburg Space Needle also offers the opportunities to make your way out of an Escape Room, challenge your friends in the arcade or wrap up the day with a New York Style pizza in the heart of Gatlinburg.

Gatlinburg Skylift Park

Gatlinburg SkyLiftLast but certainly not least is the Gatlinburg Skylift Park. Not only has the skylift been upgraded, but the top is going to be a game changer this spring! Opening soon is the new SkyDeck that will sit on Crockett Mountain and not only offer a new restaurant with a gift shop but also seating to take in the views of the Great Smoky Mountain National Park. The thrill seekers will find the longest pedestrian suspension bridge in the country, complete with a glass bottom at the highest point. If you're looking to conquer your fear of heights or to soak up the excitement of such a memorable experience, then the new Gatlinburg Skylift Park may be just the spot for you!

Are you ready to experience all of these Gatlinburg attractions and more?

Book a stay with us and start exploring!