When we say that family gatherings become family traditions in Gatlinburg, it’s not just a fancy tagline. It’s the truth. Over the years, countless families have chosen Gatlinburg time and time again. No matter your family members’ age or interests, there really is something for everyone, so why not plan the reunion or vacation your family deserves?

Family members of all ages will be excited to hear about your plans for a Gatlinburg getaway. We have plenty of space for mixing and reminiscing, cooking and chowing down. Plus, there’s a wealth of optional activities like golfing, fishing, ziplining, shopping and sightseeing, and a practically endless array of lodging options. Traditional and contemporary hotels and motels, with their limited-to-full-service amenities, dot the immediate downtown area.

Life’s little luxuries, like room service and big indoor or outdoor pools, are a staple of many Gatlinburg facilities. The pampering of bed-and-breakfast lodging is available in beautiful settings nearby, hosted by some of the area’s friendliest folks. Cabins and chalets are scattered across the mountainsides and on the fringe roads. Cabins and chalets are known for their home-away-from-home ambiance and privacy, and many feature eight to 10 bedrooms and can accommodate dozens of family members and friends.