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3 Reasons to Stay at Our Hotel in Downtown Gatlinburg for Your Family Vacation

DATE : May 27, 2021

Planning a family vacation to the Smoky Mountains? Our downtown Gatlinburg hotel is the perfect place to call your home away from home during your trip. Here are 3 reasons you should stay at Bearskin Lodge on the River.

1. Our Location

chairs outside entrance of bearskin lodge in gatlinburgBearskin Lodge on the River is located in downtown Gatlinburg and gives guests the tranquility of being in the mountains as well as having the convenience of being in the heart of shopping, dining, and attractions. The Great Smoky Mountains National Park is a short walk from the hotel and accessing the Gatlinburg Trail is quick and simple, making it the perfect place to enjoy an early morning hike or a relaxing stroll after dinner. Top attractions like the Gatlinburg SkyLift Park, Gatlinburg Space Needle, Hollywood Star Cars Museum, and numerous Ripley’s locations are also within walking distance. The NOC Gatlinburg is next to the park entrance and our friends there can help you plan hikes that fit your family, book a family friendly rafting trip, or set you up with any items you may need for safe adventures in the park. They also offer child carriers that can be rented for the day or the duration of your stay. The Park Grill, Old Dad’s General Store, Crockett’s Breakfast Camp and many other restaurants that are excellent for families are also within walking distance of the hotel.

2. Our Amenities

Our hotel offers all the amenities that you need for a comfortable and enjoyable vacation. Perks such as free parking, free grab-n-go breakfast, discounts to area attractions, free wifi, and our in-room amenities all help to save you money. Our outdoor pool, lazy river, fire pits, and guest room options with a balcony provide fun and relaxation. We have staff available 24/7 at our front desk that are happy to assist you with anything you need in relation to the property or on information about the area.

3. Our Guest Rooms

King bed room at Bearskin

During the planning process of your trip, you’ll notice that we have 8 different options for guest rooms. Every room includes a mini-fridge, microwave, large flatscreen television, free wifi, needed toiletries, bedside plug-ins for recharging electronics, a coffee maker and more. We take great pride in providing a clean and safe environment for our guests and our hardwood floors that are present in every guest room not only help to provide guests with the cleanliness that they deserve, but they are wonderful if you’re traveling with children. We also offer adjoining rooms that can be requested when you’re booking your stay with us. Regardless of if you’re a small family and visiting or planning a full size family reunion, we here at Bearskin Lodge on the River can meet your needs and would love to have your family be a part of our family.

Are you ready to start planning your family vacation in the Great Smoky Mountains? Click Here to view all of Our Guest Rooms.

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