Imagine you and your family finally arrived into Gatlinburg after driving all day.

You just checked into the Edgewater. All the suitcases are unpacked. The kids are surfing the 70 channels on the television and the oldest one is using the hotel wide WIFI to surf the net. You didn’t drive all this way to stay inside. Now what?

Gatlinburg is full of fun and exciting things to do for the whole family, from dining to attractions. Here is our Gatlinburg Area Guide for all you need to know about the best places for dining, shopping and more in Gatlinburg!

Gatlinburg Area Guide

Activities in Gatlinburg

Gatlinburg is filled with activities that are fun for everyone! When you stay at our hotel, you’ll be within walking distance to some of the best activities in the area, like mini golf and Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies. There’s something for everyone in the area, from outdoor fun, to movie theaters, to rides and so much more!

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Gatlinburg and the aerial tramway to Ober Gatlinburg
Evening at Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies

Attractions in Gatlinburg

Our Gatlinburg hotel is right in the middle of all the excitement in Gatlinburg! You’ll be minutes from incredible attractions, so you don’t have far to go for a night full of fun! Check out the Gatlinburg Space Needle for stunning views of Gatlinburg, or visit the Great Smoky Mountains National Park! Whatever you choose, you’re in for a day full of fun.

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Dining in Gatlinburg

One of the best parts about vacation is discovering new places to eat and enjoying delicious meals. Whether you’re in the mood for fine dining, homestyle cooking or just grabbing a quick bite to eat, Gatlinburg has plenty of options to keep your stomach happy during your vacation. Don’t want to drive far to find food? You’re in luck. Our Gatlinburg hotel is within walking distance to a variety of restaurants.

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The Peddler restaurant in Gatlinburg Tn
Ole Smoky Moonshine Holler

Shopping in Gatlinburg

You’ll be able to shop till you drop at the countless stores in Gatlinburg! From popular shopping areas like The Village or the Mountain Mall, to specialty shops like Glassblowing and Jewelry Shop, you’ll be able to find exactly what you need. Find the perfect gift for a friend, or pick out a unique souvenir to take back home!

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