Category Archives: Things to Do in Gatlinburg

5 Great Steak Restaurants in Gatlinburg Within Walking Distance of Our Hotel

When you go on vacation, you deserve to be treated to a nice dinner, and in this case, we’re going to a few steak restaurants that are within a short walk of our hotel. There are many great steak restaurants in Gatlinburg, and we recommend you try some of these prime eateries when you stay

4 Kid Friendly Attractions in Gatlinburg TN Within Walking Distance of Our Hotel

aerial tramway at ober gatlinburg

If you are planning a family vacation to Gatlinburg with kids, there is no better place to stay than at the Black Bear Inn & Suites! Our hotel is situated directly on the Gatlinburg Parkway and is within easy walking distance of many fun attractions that your kids will love! Here are 4 kid friendly

Everything You Need to Know about Visiting the Gatlinburg Arts and Crafts Community


While Gatlinburg is certainly well known for its stunning mountain scenery, charming downtown area and world class attractions, many folks are surprised to find out that the town is also home to the historic Great Smoky Mountains Arts and Crafts Community! This community is the largest group of independent artisans in North America, where they