The Best Hotel in Gatlinburg, Tn          

Rooms

Conference Center

Specials and Packages

Enjoy A Continental Breakfast Every Morning

An absolutely delicious continental breakfast is always included with your stay at Edgewater Hotel. Every morning you get freshly brewed coffee, fresh fruit, an array of delicious breakfast staples like eggs, biscuits, and cereal. Delectable and wholesome, our complimentary continental breakfast is sure to get your day started right! 

The Best Hotel In The Heart Of Gatlinburg

Perched upon the banks of Little Pigeon River and steps from the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, you will find the best hotel in downtown Gatlinburg, Edgewater Hotel & Conference Center! With excellent accomodations relaxing amenites, and a great downtown location, this eight-story high-rise is perfect for your next getaway to Gatlinburg, Tennessee!

 No matter where your adventures in Gatlinburg take you, the Edgewater Hotel is always just around the corner. We offer free parking and easy access to the Gatlinburg Trolley, so you can get to all the best attractions, restaurants, and shopping in the area without a hassle.

Beautiful Veiws From Every Room

Our Gatlinburg hotel on the river boasts carefully tailored accomodations to provide you the utmost comfort and relaxation. Step inside and discover our thoughtful décor and cozy bedding. Each room features a luxurious king or queen-size bed, a private bathroom, wireless internet access, private balconies, and sometimes even an in-room hot tub! Plus, all our guests get exclusive access to our anemities for the ideal Gatlinburg experience. We promise that at Edgewater Hotel, you’ll get more than just a room!

Rooms

Specials

First Responder Special

Fantastic vacation fantastic hotel

“The hotel is located right in the center of town could not ask for a better location plenty of parking the hotel itself is great the staff is awesome they go out of their way to help you in anyway possible I would highly recommend this place and we always stay there when we go to Gatlinburg”

-Gary R, Mar 2022

Excellent Experience

“Very friendly and willing to help in any way. Rooms were clean and the service was great. I will be staying there again when we go back to Tennessee and would highly recommend this place to anyone. The conference center was great for what we used it for.”

-Peyton A, Feb 2022

Good Place

“We held a work convention here this week. It is a very well kept and organized hotel and conference center. They went out of their way to meet all our needs. This is our second time having a large biz gathering here. And both times have turned out very well. Highly recommend this establishment”

-Jay N, Feb 2022

Great Experience

“Hotel was super clean. Parking on site. Continental breakfast was delicious. Pool & hot tub are a bonus. Great walking location to everything in downtown Gatlinburg. Price was very reasonable for the area”

-Lindsay W, Oct 2020

 

Great Stay!

“My husband and our son had adjoining rooms with my brother and his daughter. All of us had a great stay. All of the employees are friendly and helpful. No breakfast buffet because of Covid but there were hot biscuits, fruit, yogurt and cereal each morning. The location was perfect! So easy to walk to restaurants and shops”

-Medic2430, July 2020

Very Satisfied

“The staff at the Edgewater is very nice and will always do what they can to help you out. Even the maintenance staff. The rooms were very clean. We stayed in a riverside balcony room and the balcony area was really nice to sit and relax with a cup of coffee. Look forward to going back again next year”

-Mark C, June 2020

Our Blog

The Rhythm Section: Discovering Hidden Treasures at Gatlinburg’s Old-School Record Store

Nestled in the heart of the Smoky Mountains and filled with quirky characters, Gatlinburg, Tennessee, is a city brimming with charm and surprises at every turn. Among its many attractions, there lies a hidden gem that music enthusiasts and collectors of the rare and...

Eternal Rest in the Smokies: Unveiling the Mysteries of Gatlinburg’s White Oak Flats Cemetery

White Oak Flats Cemetery, nestled in the heart of Gatlinburg, Tennessee, is a site rich in history, mystery, and a testament to the enduring legacy of the town's founders. This article delves into the past of this historic cemetery, exploring its origins, the notable...

Discover the Enchantment of the House of the Fairies in the Great Smoky Mountains

Nestled in the lush expanse of the Great Smoky Mountains near Gatlinburg lies a hidden gem that captures the imagination of all who visit – the House of the Fairies. A fusion of natural beauty and historical intrigue, this quaint stone structure offers a glimpse into...

Driving from Gatlinburg to Newfound Gap

The journey from Gatlinburg, Tennessee, to the Newfound Gap observation area in the Great Smoky Mountains is a drive that embodies the essence of natural beauty and serenity. As you embark on this approximately 15-mile journey, the world transforms around you,...

Tennessee Shine Company: A Spirited Experience for Adults in Downtown Gatlinburg

Step into the heart of Gatlinburg on Parkway, and you'll find a gem that takes you back to the authentic roots of Tennessee: the Tennessee Shine Company. As you venture into its welcoming confines, you're not just stepping into a distillery; you're about to embark on...

The Gatlinburg Hot Chicken Sandwich Showdown – Cumberland Jack’s versus Sun Diner

Nashville culture tends to seep into Gatlinburg (and vice versa), with the latest example being the arrival of two new hot chicken sandwiches - one at the brand new Sun Diner, and the other on the new menu of Cumberland Jack's LeConte Kitchen. But which one reigns...

Discover the Speedwerkz Exotic Car Experience: A High-Octane Adventure in Downtown Gatlinburg

Nestled in the picturesque setting of downtown Gatlinburg, Tennessee, a place known for its stunning natural beauty and family-friendly attractions, lies an oasis for automobile enthusiasts—Speedwerkz Exotic Car Experience. But don't let the quaint, laid-back...

An Aerial Adventure with Scenic Helicopter Tours in Sevierville

Helicopters have an uncanny ability to get us closer to the skies and offer vistas of the world that are both intimate and panoramic. One such unique experience is provided by Scenic Helicopter Tours, located a little ways outside Gatlinburg in Sevierville, Tennessee...

Discovering History at the Heart of Gatlinburg: The Pi Beta Phi Fraternity Centennial Plaza

Among the natural wonders and Southern charm of Gatlinburg, Tennessee, you'll discover a historic gem that is also a great place to sit and relax for a minute while you're exploring Gatlinburg - the Pi Beta Phi Fraternity Centennial Plaza. Unveiled in 2012, this...

Mynatt Park: A Gatlinburg Gem Reflecting Past and Present

Nestled in the verdant foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains in Gatlinburg, Tennessee, Mynatt Park is a scenic locale offering both recreational enjoyment and serene contemplation. The park's tranquil atmosphere and rich history mirror the resilience of the...