Bearskin Lodge Gatlinburg The Gateway to Great Smoky Mountain National Park
At the Bearskin Lodge Gatlinburg you are sure to experience the best that nature has to offer. You will be surrounded by mountains at the lodge as it located at the entrance to the Great Smoky Mountain National Park. Do not be fooled into think that the hotel is anything by spectacular. In fact it is one of the finest hotels in the area with its state of the art amenities nestled in amongst the traditional mountain dcor. The minute you walk into the hotel your eyes will be drawn to the massive log beams that span the ceiling. You will feel as if you have whisked away to another world. There is no better place to go for rest, relaxation and ultimate comfort.
The lodge is conveniently located minutes from downtown Gatlinburg so you do not have fear that you will be totally cut off form civilization as you relax in the mountains. You are within walking distance of some fabulous boutiques and restaurants. Almost all rooms at the resort have private balconies that offer great views of the town of Gatlinburg and the surrounding mountains. Just outside the door of the hotel you will find Great Smoky National park. You can tour the park or you can take a leisurely float down the lazy meandering river near the hotel. If you would like to spend the day relaxing why not take in the sight of Mount LeConte as you swim in the hotel pool. Once you reach the Bearskin Lodge Gatlinburg you can park your car and let the trolley take you to all of Gatlinburg and other attractions outside town such as Pigeon Forge and the Dixie Stampede.
There are so many different room options at this hotel that is hard to keep track of them all. You can choose between rooms with king or queen beds, rooms with Jacuzzis and fireplaces or just a standard room with two queen beds. All of the rooms have private balconies, private bathrooms with state of the art bathroom amenities. In each guestroom you will find coffee makers, larger televisions with free HBO and free internet access. You are able to reach your room via the hotel elevator, even from the underground parking lot. Complimentary continental breakfast is served each morning in the small dining area off of the lobby. There is no formal dining room in the Bearskin Lodge Gatlinburg but there are plenty of dining options in the town of Gatlinburg. There you can choose from formal or casual, sit-down or take out.
If you are travelling with children and staying at the Bearskin Lodge Gatlinburg you must visit the Ripleys Believe it or Not Museum. The children will be fascinated by the worlds most unusual museum. During the winter months you can hit the slopes at the Ober Gatlinburg Ski Resort. Here you will find go-karts, alpine slides and an indoor skating rink. Another great attraction located close to the hotel is the Hollywood Wax Museum. This museum is open all year round and is in the heart of downtown Gatlinburg.