Top 6 Resorts to Stay at in Pigeon Forge

From Dollywood to The Island, there’s a lot to do and see in Pigeon Forge. Your enjoyment of these attractions, however, depends largely on the quality and location of your accommodations. Ideally, you will stay somewhere conveniently situated near the essentials on your itinerary without sacrificing such essentials as peace and quiet.

You can’t go wrong with the following Pigeon Forge resorts, which will deliver the comfort and relaxation needed to make the most of your Pigeon Forge getaway.

Starr Crest Resort

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Enjoy a life of luxury at this high-end resort, which blends sophistication with a hint of rustic style. As a guest, you’ll enjoy access to the resort’s sparkling pool if you stay there between Memorial Day and Labor Day. When they’re not splashing around in the pool, your kids will also enjoy goofing off at the onsite playground. A nearby pavilion serves as the perfect site for a laid-back picnic with friends or family members.

While you and your loved ones can have a wonderful time onsite at the Starr Crest Resort, you’ll also appreciate the convenience this destination grants for visiting the Pigeon Forge area’s hottest attractions. A brief drive will take you to a variety of must-visit destinations, so fun is never far away.

Legacy Mountain Resort

This five-star resort offers the ultimate luxury experience. Make the most of the resort’s exclusive clubhouse, which includes a fitness center, sauna, steam room, and more. The seasonal community pool provides the perfect space for relaxation, complete with a gorgeous view. Further relaxation can be found at the outdoor pavilion, which includes a beautiful stone fireplace.

Both Dollywood and Great Smoky Mountain National Park can be accessed via a ten-minute drive, making this resort ideal for outdoorsy types and theme park enthusiasts alike. However, because the resort is set slightly further away from Pigeon Forge, it offers a more secluded environment that will appeal to vacationers in search of serenity.

Sherwood Forest Resort

You’ll be blown away by the panoramic views afforded by Sherwood Forest Resort’s idyllic location. With such stunning scenery available, you might not feel the need to leave your home base. Still, the Pigeon Forge area is well worth exploring — and you’ll find it easy to get around, as your accommodations are situated less than a five-minute drive from the excitement of Dollywood.

When you’re not experiencing the thrills of Dollywood or dining out at Pigeon Forge’s top-rated restaurants, you’ll be taking advantage of the many exclusive amenities offered at Sherwood Forest Resort. The community pool serves as a serene haven during the summer months, while many accommodations provide further enjoyment via Jacuzzis and theater rooms.

Big Bear Lodge

If your dream vacation includes a whole lot of relaxation, you will adore everything about Pigeon Forge’s Big Bear Lodge. Home to a variety of luxury condos and cabins, this stunning resort offers a taste of both sides of the Pigeon Forge experience: the hustle and bustle of the downtown area, plus the natural beauty of the Smoky Mountains. Both downtown and the mountains are visible from the resort — and both offer impressive views.

When you aren’t enjoying the view from the balcony, you’ll find yourself drawn to the resort’s multiple pools. The outdoor pool offers endless fun during the summer months, while the indoor pool provides year-round enjoyment. Other community amenities include a game room and a fitness center. Within your cabin or condo, you’ll enjoy access to a full kitchen and a walk-in shower. Everything you could possibly want is within reach when Big Bear Lodge serves as your home base.

Black Bear Ridge

A comfortable home away from home awaits at Black Bear Ridge, where you can enjoy the best of Smoky Mountain cabin life without compromising on your favorite resort luxuries. This beautiful community boasts a wide array of cabins capable of meeting the needs of virtually every type of visitor. Honeymooning couples will love the charm of the resort’s one-bedroom cabins, while large families and other groups can make the most of vast accommodations featuring up to eight bedrooms. Many of the cabins are situated in wooded areas, which, despite being situated relatively close to Pigeon Forge’s hottest attractions, manage to maintain a decidedly secluded feel.

No matter which cabin you choose, you will quickly fall in love with the resort’s amazing amenities and services. The seasonal outdoor pool is perfect for swimming laps and sunbathing. Perhaps most impressively, the resort is home to a gorgeous wedding chapel. Wedding and honeymoon coordinators are available to help couples achieve the most romantic Smoky Mountain experience possible.

Alpine Mountain Village

Enjoy a unique take on the Smoky Mountain experience at Alpine Mountain Village, where you’ll enjoy lovely views and a friendly atmosphere. The charming family resort is conveniently situated close to Pigeon Forge’s famed Parkway, making it an ideal home base for vacationers hoping to make the most of the region’s best dining and entertainment venues. If you’re looking to avoid spending too much time in your car, you can easily walk to several top attractions, including the nearby Hollywood Wax Museum. Otherwise, several family-friendly attractions can be accessed with a short drive.

When you and your loved ones aren’t exploring Pigeon Forge’s hot spots, you’ll be taking advantage of the resort’s community amenities, which include a covered picnic pavilion, an outdoor swimming pool, walking trails, and even an on-site wedding chapel. There’s no better place to recover after a full day of Smoky Mountain fun.

The beautiful cabins of Pigeon Forge offer the best of rustic Smoky Mountain charm while retaining plenty of sophistication. With the right home base, you can easily take your Pigeon Forge adventures to the next level. You’ll never regret staying in a conveniently located cabin that makes you and your loved ones feel pampered and completely at ease.