4 Things to Know Before Going to the Gatlinburg Christmas Parade

The city of Gatlinburg at night.

Nothing says Christmas more than the Gatlinburg Christmas parade. On Dec. 1, thousands gather for the award-winning parade and experience everything from lighted floats, to marching bands, to Santa Claus! When you stay at Black Bear Inn & Suites, you’ll be in the heart of downtown Gatlinburg — the perfect spot to catch the excitement

4 Things Kids Will Absolutely Love About Our Downtown Gatlinburg Hotel

When you’re planning a vacation for the family you want to make sure you choose a place to stay that everyone loves. We all know that kids will say how they really feel. They will definitely tell you if they love the hotel you’re staying at. At Black Bear Inn & Suites, we are confident

4 Amazing Attractions Within Walking Distance of Our Hotel in Downtown Gatlinburg TN

A father and son admiring fish at an aquarium.

Black Bear Inn & Suites prides itself on offering clean, comfortable, and spacious hotel rooms for an affordable price. We want our guests to have the best experience when they book a stay with us. One of the best benefits of staying in our hotel for your Smoky Mountain vacation is that you’ll be close

5 Amenities Your Family Will Love at Our Hotel in Downtown Gatlinburg TN on the Parkway

swimming pool at Black Bear Inn & suites in Gatlinburg

There are so many great attractions and restaurants to explore in downtown Gatlinburg. It’s the perfect vacation destination for those looking to take in new sights and sounds. For those looking to be in the heart of Gatlinburg, we offer affordable hotel rooms with amazing amenities. At Black Bear Inn & Suites, we want our

4 Ways to Save Money During a Vacation in Gatlinburg TN for Families

family with two kids on vacation

When you are planning a vacation for your family, you’re going to want to save as much money as possible. Most people make a vacation budget to help determine how much they can spend during their trip. At Black Bear Inn & Suites, we know how much our guests love to save money. That’s why

Top 4 Fall Festivals in Gatlinburg TN to Visit on Your Next Getaway

Pumpkin fall display

With fall just around the corner that means Gatlinburg is gearing up to host a number of fun fall events. Tons of visitors come to the Smokies to see the breathtaking fall foliage. They also come to enjoy the fall festivals in Gatlinburg TN. It’s a great way to bond with the local community while

4 Benefits of Booking Our Luxury King Suites for Your Romantic Getaway in Gatlinburg TN

king bedroom with jacuzzi tub in penthouse suite

Our luxury king suites are perfect for those couples looking to spend quality time together. There is no better place for you and your partner to explore than Gatlinburg. The city is filled with really cool attractions and restaurants. Our convenient location downtown is just one benefit you’ll receive if you book one of our

Top 5 Reasons We Are The Best Hotel in Gatlinburg TN to Book for Fall Break

Great Smoky Mountains in the fall

Visitors come from all over the United States to spend their fall break in Gatlinburg. If you are looking to see the gorgeous foliage for your fall break, then we have the best place to stay. At Black Bear Inn & Suites, we offer affordable hotel rooms and awesome amenities. Here’s what you need to