Resorts in the Smoky Mountains of North Carolina

You could choose to vacation in Florida, California, or even Mexico, but if you are looking for something magical and unforgettable nothing can compare to staying in a Smoky Mountains resort. Drive the Blue Ridge Parkway and see some of the most beautiful views in the United States. Visit some of the country’s most beloved national forests and parks. Explore nature and have a grand adventure. Don’t forget to bring your mountain bike, kayak, climbing gear, backpack, or hiking boots. Smoky Mountain resorts have something for everyone so celebrate your romance, spend time with friends, or even bring the whole family!

Fontana Village Resort, a year round destination resort, is set amidst the pristine beauty of the Nantahala Forest of western North Carolina, gateway to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. The Village has a wide range of accommodations, including rooms in the intimate settings of The Lodge, suites, cabins, as well as RV & tent camping on Cheoah Lake. Add conference space and banquet service, Mountview Bistro and Wildwood Grill, General Store, gift shops, outfitters, pools, marina, massage and fitness center, miles of on-site trails suitable for biking and hiking,disc golf, and it's easy to see why Fontana is the Great Smoky Mountain Destination.
300 Woods Road Fontana Dam, NC 28733 (828) 498-2211 www.fontanavillage.com Get Directions
North Carolina's only casino! 102,000sq ft of gaming space. 3,000 seat Entertainment Center. 1,100 room hotel. Find your favorite Las Vegas games, including video blackjack with real dealers and real chips. Also 20,000 sq. ft of conference/meeting space.
777 Casino Drive Cherokee, NC 28719 (828) 497-7777 www.harrahscherokee.com Get Directions
Lake Chatuge views, access. Groups, families, individuals welcome. Lodge, cottages. Reservations required, food service.
2330 Hinton Center Rd Hayesville, NC 28904 (828) 389-8336 www.hintoncenter.org Get Directions
Restaurant offers a family friendly atmosphere & serves 3 meals a day during peak season. A unique mountain resort and meeting center on 200 acres in the heart of the Great Smoky Mountains. Lodge features 11 rooms, superb restaurant & meeting spaces, fitness room, comfortable living spaces with a deck and a view. Fifty other rooms, cottages, log cabins and private homes are available. The ideal vacation base - with swimming pool, game room, tennis & volleyball courts, whitewater rafting & horseback riding on property and many area attractions within a half hour drive.
9400 Hwy 19 West Bryson City, NC 28713 (828) 488-9000 www.nantahalavillage.com Get Directions
14981 Tapoco Road Robbinsville, NC 28771 (828) 498-2800 tapocolodge.com Get Directions
The Waynesville Inn Golf Resort and Spa is surrounded by the Great Smoky Mountains on one side and the Blue Ridge Parkway and Balsam Mountains on the other. Ideally located just minutes away from Asheville and Maggie Valley, North Carolina, guests can easily enjoy skiing, fishing and boating, hiking, site seeing, shopping, and fine dining in the surrounding areas.Since the early 1920's, this North Carolina resort has been welcoming visitors to a casual and relaxed mountain lifestyle. The Waynesville Inn Golf Resort and Spa offers stunning mountain views from almost all of the 115 beautifully appointed guest rooms, 27-holes of championship golf, a unique restaurant and tavern, and dramatic indoor and outdoor event and meeting space, making the resort a perfect destination for travelers of all types.
176 Country Club Drive Waynesville, NC 28786 (828) 456-3551 www.thewaynesvilleinn.com Get Directions
Near Bryson City and Nantahala River. 50 acres, hiking trails, trout pond, waterfall, yard games.
137 W. Watershed Rd Bryson City, NC 28713 (877) 784-0688 www.watershedresort.com Get Directions