Category Archives: Black Bear Inn and Suites

5 Reasons You’ll Love Staying at Our Gatlinburg Hotel on the Parkway

black bear inn and suites on the gatlinburg parkway

Once you stay with us at our Gatlinburg hotel on the Parkway, you won’t want to lodge anywhere else when you come back to the Smoky Mountains! Our prices and amenities, plus how closer we are to attractions and restaurants, can’t compare to anyone else. Find out the 5 reasons why you’ll love staying at

Top 4 Things You Need to Know About Attending the Spring Wildflower Pilgrimage

Wildflowers in the Smokies

One of the highlights of the spring season in the Smoky Mountains is the Spring Wildflower Pilgrimage, a celebration of the region’s rich natural and cultural resources. This annual event features professionally guided walks, exhibits and other learning opportunities to find out more about trees and shrubs, medicinal plants, mammals, insects and of course, wildflowers!

3 Fun Activities to Experience While Visiting Anakeesta in Gatlinburg


Anakeesta has quickly become one of the top destinations in the Smoky Mountains for family fun! This Gatlinburg theme park provides a unique opportunity to enjoy the great outdoors with spectacular views, a whimsical village and plenty of activities for guests of all ages! If you are a thrill seeker, you will be happy to

5 Reasons You’ll Love Swimming at Our Hotel in Gatlinburg in the Winter

The beautiful swimming pool at Black Bear Inn in Gatlinburg.

When you’re looking for a hotel in Gatlinburg to meet your needs this winter, you may not be thinking of going swimming. But you will be when you find out that we give our guests a fun opportunity at our enclosed heated pool! We’ll show you the best reasons you’ll love taking advantage of this

All You Need To Know About the Penthouse Suites at Our Hotel in Downtown Gatlinburg

penthouse suite in gatlinburg hotel

If you are looking for a special getaway to the Great Smoky Mountains, check out the Penthouse Suites at the Black Bear Inn & Suites! As the only rooftop Penthouse in Sevier County, this amazing 1,500 square foot suite features all types of wonderful comforts and amenities! Here is everything you need to know about

Top 5 Reasons to Plan Your Next Event at Our Hotel in Gatlinburg TN

The event space at Black Bear Inn in Gatlinburg

Whether you are planning a business meeting, conference or another large gathering in the Great Smoky Mountains, Black Bear Inn & Suites is your ultimate destination! Our hotel in Gatlinburg features excellent facilities, beautiful accommodations and everything else you need to host the perfect event. Here are the top 5 reasons to plan your next