If you are looking for the cabin feel but still want the amenities of a hotel, you should check out the Bearskin Lodge at The River Hotel in Gatlinburg. Just a short drive South of all of the action in Pigeon Forge you will find a great place to bring the family and enjoy a great vacation while staying in a little more rustic setting. High Speed Internet is included with every stay and is available in each room, free of charge.
Rooms on the River
Want a room on the River? Be sure to request one on the back of the hotel and open your doors to the Balcony overlooking the Stream running by. This is a great location and the rooms are a larger size, many with an in-room jacuzzi and fireplace option. This makes for a very cozy evening when it is cool outside. There is also a large King Spa Suite with a separate living area if you want the extra space.
All of the Amenities and Room types can be seen in a simple view at the Bearskin Lodge on the River Facts.
Heated Pool and Lazy River
One of the standout Bearskin Lodge on the River Amenities would have tot be the Heated Outdoor Pool and small but fun Lazy River. On a cold evening, you can also hang out by one of the Fire pits Outside by the pool and make some wonderful memories.
Other things to do at the Bearskin Lodge
There is a very small workout room at this hotel but you have many other ways of getting your exercise in. There are walks that can be taken by the River and the Bearskin Lodge is located right in front of the entrance to the Great Smoky Mountain National Park. Enjoy a nice continental breakfast each morning before you head out and start your day.