Do you feel like you need a change of pace? Have you gotten tired of your daily routine? If so, you need to book a getaway to The Smokies! Don’t wait until the weekend – pack your bags and get ready to enjoy all the benefits of midweek travel. A trip like this one will have you feeling refreshed in no time!   

When you make a midweek trip to Gatlinburg, TN, you’ll want to make sure that you experience everything this fantastic place has to offer. Be sure to download our free Vacation Guide for local insight about the area’s best restaurants, attractions, outdoor activities, events, and more!  

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Five Benefits of Midweek Travel to Gatlinburg, TN 

1. Save On Your Stay

Although you may not expect it, one of the most significant benefits of midweek travel is affordability. From lower room rates to cheaper airfare to discounted entry fees to local attractions, you’ll save money on nearly every aspect of your vacation.   

2. Avoid the Weekend Crowds  

Few people have discovered all the benefits of midweek vacations, and many still book their trips on the weekends. Therefore, when you visit Gatlinburg for a midweek trip, you’ll have the city all to yourself! Forget waiting in long-lines at Dollywood or local restaurants, and take this opportunity to explore the city without all the crowds.  

3. Use Your PTO Before You Lose It

You’ve earned plenty of PTO! Why not take this opportunity to use it? Whether you take off a whole week or combine your PTO with remote workdays, you won’t regret using a few days for a midweek visit to Gatlinburg, TN.  

4. Spend More Time at Your Favorite Attractions

More time in Gatlinburg means more time to explore the city! The likelihood of missing out on one of your favorite attractions is significantly less when you’re here for the whole week. Explore the best things to do in Gatlinburg, and make an itinerary so you know where to go and when to visit.   

5. Take Advantage of Remote Work and Remote Learning 

Maybe your home isn’t the ideal office space, or perhaps you want a change of scenery. One of the greatest benefits of working and learning remotely is that your workspace can be anywhere you want it! Take advantage of the ability to log in from anywhere and make Gatlinburg your office for a little while. Set up your computer right in your room, take a seat by the pool, or anywhere you feel comfortable!  

Book Your Midweek Stay at Edgewater Hotel Double Queen - Riverside

When you’re traveling to Gatlinburg, you’ll want to stay close to all the popular attractions. Luckily, Edgewater Hotel is steps from Downtown Gatlinburg. Perfectly nestled between the Little Pigeon River and The Great Smoky Mountains, our hotel offers free parkingcomfortable accommodations, serene views, and easy access to the city. No matter where your adventures in Gatlinburg take you, Edgewater Hotel is always nearby; so close that you won’t even need your car!   

Check our availability and find the perfect guest room or suite for you. Then, pack your bags, and start planning your midweek getaway. Go ahead; you deserve it!