Attractions

See news and articles on the best attractions and things to do in Gatlinburg, TN and the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

Bubba Gump Shrimp Co.

4 of the Best Seafood Restaurants in Gatlinburg TN

While Gatlinburg may be known for traditional Southern cooking, many folks are pleasantly surprised to find out that the town is actually home to several excellent seafood restaurants! If you are in the mood for fish, crab legs, shrimp and other fresh seafood, there are plenty of tempting options within minutes of your cabin at Gatlinburg Cabin Rentals! Here are the top 4 seafood restaurants in Gatlinburg TN where you can enjoy a delicious meal:

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Top 4 Axe Throwing Attractions in the Smoky Mountains

One of the newest entertainment trends to sweep the nation is axe throwing, and you will find several attractions in the Smokies where you can check out this exciting sport! The goal of the game is similar to darts, except that you throw axes to hit the bullseye on the target. After just a few throws, you will quickly get the hang of it and want to play again and again! Here are the top 4 axe throwing attractions in the Smoky Mountains:

aquarium of the smokies

Top 10 Things You Have to Do on a Gatlinburg TN Family Vacation

Gatlinburg sees millions of visitors every year, and many of them are families coming to the area for a vacation. You may be wondering what everyone does when they are in town for a Gatlinburg TN vacation, and we want to share some of the most popular activities with you! Check out these 10 things you have to do on a Gatlinburg TN family vacation:

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Top 3 Reasons Why You’ll Want to Ride Ripley’s Mountain Coaster in Gatlinburg

Ripley’s family of attractions just got even bigger with the addition of Ripley’s Mountain Coaster, a breathtaking ride where you control the speed of your ride down the mountain! While folks familiar with Gatlinburg’s attractions may recognize this as the former Rowdy Bear Mountain Coaster, it is now under Ripley’s ownership and is better than ever! Here are the top 3 reasons why you’ll want to ride Ripley’s Mountain Coaster in Gatlinburg:

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Top 4 Things to Know About Riding the Moonshine Mountain Coaster in Gatlinburg

The Moonshine Mountain Coaster is the newest coaster experience in the Smoky Mountains with a thrilling ride for all ages! Although this attraction was formerly known as the Gatlinburg Mountain Coaster, it has recently reopened with a complete overhaul in theming! The coaster now features a unique moonshine design, as well as track upgrades, new carts, new safety features, and a new operating system! Here are the top 4 things to know about riding the Moonshine Mountain Coaster in Gatlinburg:

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All About the Mysterious Mansion in Gatlinburg TN

Do you love all things horror? Then you probably want to do something scary while you’re in Gatlinburg! Thrill seekers of all ages should visit the Gatlinburg Mysterious Mansion! From the minute you see the building, the goosebumps will begin to travel all over your body! There will be no keeping you away from the mystery and terror that waits inside the walls of Gatlinburg’s oldest and scariest haunted house. Keep reading to learn all about the Mysterious Mansion in Gatlinburg TN:

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Top 4 Arcades in Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge With Redemption Games

If you have kids who love to play video games, they will be excited to know that there are several awesome arcades just minutes away from our cabin rentals! These arcades not only feature all of the popular video games of today but feature lots of redemption games where you can earn points and trade them in for some incredible prizes! Here are the top 4 arcades in Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge with redemption games:

hannah's mirror maze

Top 5 Maze Attractions in the Smoky Mountains to Challenge Your Senses

When it comes to the unique maze attractions in the Smokies, getting lost has never been so much fun! This is your chance to see if you have the skills to navigate through a labyrinth of lasers, mirrors, and other obstacles to find your way to the exit! Here are the top 5 maze attractions in the Smoky Mountains to challenge your senses:

Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies

5 Fun Attractions in Gatlinburg That Are Just Minutes Away from Our Cabins

It is no secret that guests love to stay at our cabin rentals for our comfortable accommodations, luxurious amenities and scenic views. However, did you know that we are also only a short drive to the many excellent attractions that Gatlinburg has to offer? Here are 5 fun attractions in Gatlinburg that are just minutes away from our cabins:

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3 Exciting Ways to Travel in Gatlinburg TN You Have to Try

If you’ve ever visited popular vacation spots, then you know there are several ways for you to get around town that don’t include your own vehicle, and Gatlinburg is no exception! There are many Gatlinburg transportation options to make your stay easier and more convenient. Here are 3 exciting ways to travel in Gatlinburg TN you have to try!

Christmas at The Village

Don’t Miss These 4 Ways to Enjoy the Christmas Lights in Gatlinburg TN

Is there anything more enchanting than seeing the sparkling Christmas lights hung up all around town? It’s probably one of our favorite things about the holiday season in the Smokies. If you and your family want to take a trip to town during your stay at our cabins, one of the best things to do is going to look at the Christmas lights. Your family will love getting to explore Gatlinburg. There are so many great sights to see. Here are our favorite ways to enjoy the Christmas lights in Gatlinburg TN.

Gatlinburg Space Needle

Top 3 Reasons You Should Come Visit Gatlinburg, Tennessee

One of the main cities that people love to visit when they come to the Smoky Mountains is Gatlinburg. There are so many draws to the town, including great attractions and beautiful scenery. It is full of rich history too, so everyone will enjoy visiting. The next time you are planning on visiting the Smokies, be sure you add Gatlinburg to your list. Here are three reasons why you should come visit Gatlinburg, Tennessee:

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Top 5 Gatlinburg Attractions to See the Smoky Mountains Fall Foliage

This time of year everyone is always looking for where to find the best views of the Smoky Mountains fall foliage. While most people will tell you to spend most of your time inside the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, we at Gatlinburg Cabin Rentals want to give you an inside tip on the many great places you can go to still see the leaves, but to also avoid most of the traffic found inside the park. Here are the top 5 Gatlinburg attractions to see the Smoky Mountain fall foliage:

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Top 8 Things to Do at Ober Gatlinburg in the Summer

You may think you can only have fun at Ober Gatlinburg in the winter because it’s a ski resort, but there are several fun things you can do in the summer! From summer tubing to water rides, there are plenty of seasonal rides you won’t be able to enjoy any other time of the year. Here are the top 8 things to do at Ober Gatlinburg in the summer: