The Great Smoky Mountains of Tennessee and North Carolina are an international vacation destination including the popular Tennessee tourist towns of Pigeon Forge, Sevierville and Gatlinburg. Located along a 75-mile stretch of highway, beginning at Newport, Tennessee and ending at Bryson City, North Carolina, this popular scenic mountain getaway has grown up around the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Visitors travel to the Smoky Mountains to enjoy outdoor adventures of all types including hiking, camping, fishing, white-water rafting, skiing, and of course, to take in some of the most stunning mountain views in the U.S.
The Great Smoky Mountains offer a wide variety of lodging choices ranging from luxury resorts to primitive camping. Here is a list of the top places to stay in the Great Smoky Mountains. To offer readers an overview of the top-rated places to stay in the Smoky Mountains area this list provides travelers' top choices of lodging in each Smoky Mountain town along the 75 miles from Newport, Tennessee to Bryson City, North Carolina.
Top places to stay in Newport, Tennessee
#3 Comfort Inn Newport
#4 Carson Springs
#5 Quality Inn
Top-rated lodging Sevierville, Tennessee
#2 Resort at Governor's Crossing
#5 Oak Tree Lodge