Top 5 Reasons Our Hotel is the Best Place to Spend Thanksgiving in Gatlinburg

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When it comes to the perfect destination for spending Thanksgiving in Gatlinburg, there is no better place to stay than at our hotel! Our affordable hotel is directly on the Gatlinburg Parkway and has all the comforts and amenities your family needs for a wonderful getaway to the Smokies! Here are the top 5 reasons why our hotel is the best place to spend Thanksgiving in Gatlinburg:

1. Comfortable Rooms of All Sizes

deluxe king room bedWhether you are planning a romantic getaway for two or a Thanksgiving reunion with your extended family, we have a variety of comfortable rooms to accommodate your needs! Our family suites are wonderful for families who want more space than a traditional hotel room as they feature a separate bedroom and living room, 2 queen size beds, and a queen size sofa bed! We also have Deluxe King Rooms, Deluxe Double Queen Rooms, and Luxury King Suites, as well as the only rooftop Penthouse Suites in the area!

2. Close to Dining Options for Thanksgiving Dinner

Our hotel is close to many restaurant options where you can enjoy a delicious Thanksgiving meal! We are right next door to Calhoun’s, which has steaks, seafood, and Tennessee barbeque! If you prefer a more traditional holiday meal, head on over to the Thanksgiving buffet in the Seasons of Ober Restaurant at Ober Gatlinburg! Other restaurants in Gatlinburg open for Thanksgiving include Bennett’s Pit Bar-B-Que, Blaine’s Grill & Bar, Mama’s Chicken Kitchen, The Park Grill, and The Melting Pot.

3. Fantastic Hotel Amenities

luxurious kitchen in penthouse suite at Black Bear Inn & Suites in Gatlinburg TNAnother reason why our hotel is the best place to spend Thanksgiving in Gatlinburg is because we offer all types of fantastic amenities to our guests! Start each morning with our complimentary full hot breakfast before heading out to explore the sights of the Smoky Mountains! Don’t forget to pack your bathing suit because we also have an indoor swimming pool that is heated for your enjoyment! Other hotel amenities include free wireless internet access, as well as a microwave and refrigerator in every room!

4. Near the Trolley Ride of Lights

Our hotel is just minutes away from the Gatlinburg Winter Magic Trolley Ride of Lights, where you can be one of the first guests to experience the magic of the holiday season! After stepping aboard one of the special designated trolleys, you will enjoy a memorable journey through the light displays in downtown Gatlinburg and adjacent East Parkway. To add to the fun, a costumed storyteller will be your guide, and every guest will receive a cup of hot chocolate provided by Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies!

5. Affordable Rates

balcony with logs burning in firepitWe are pleased to offer affordable rates so that you can enjoy Thanksgiving in Gatlinburg without spending a fortune! By saving money at our hotel, you have more of your budget to spend on dining out, souvenirs, shows, and attractions! This is a time of year when you want to save money for holiday shopping, so make the most of your vacation budget by staying with us!

Check out all of the rooms and suites at our hotel in downtown Gatlinburg today to plan your Thanksgiving in Gatlinburg! We look forward to seeing you soon!