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Secluded 'Mountain Home' 12 Mi. to Tsali Area
5.82 mi from city center
3.9/5Very Good! (41 reviews)
Beautiful cabin
"There was 5 of us plus 3 dogs and there was still more than enough room the cabin fits 11 people easily and comfortably. Yes the place is a bit difficult to get to but once you get to the cabin it's worth it's Exactly like it describes. The only problem we had was on the outside left side of the ..."

Reviewed on Sep 8, 2021

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Secluded 'Mountain Home' 12 Mi. to Tsali Area
Riverview \ Secluded \ River View/Access \ Hot Tub \ WiFi\Gas Fireplace
4.9/5Exceptional! (102 reviews)
Second Anniversary & 64th Birthday Adventure Retreat
"So this cabin was simply charming! A delightfully romantic refuge for us after we spent the days exploring the area. Beautiful views, the sounds of the creek beneath us and watching the night sky from the hot tub on the porch! Loved the openness of the cabin...it was just perfect...all the ammenities ..."

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2021

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Riverview \ Secluded \ River View/Access \ Hot Tub \ WiFi\Gas Fireplace
Historic Hazel House - Downtown Bryson City
20.62 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (6 reviews)
Outstanding Property & Host
"We stayed at Hazel House at the end of August for 3 nights. There are so many quality touches to the rennovation and it is so very clean. Ashley is quick to respond, professional as well as personable. The house is within walking distance of everything in downtown Bryson City and a short drive to ..."

Reviewed on Sep 9, 2021

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Townsend River Breeze Inn
2.5 out of 5
8242 State Highway 73, Townsend, TN
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $82 per night from Sep 27 to Sep 27
17.3 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (253 reviews)
"Staff was so friendly and helpful."

Reviewed on Sep 19, 2021

Townsend River Breeze Inn
Historic Tapoco Lodge
3 out of 5
14981 Tapoco Road, Robbinsville, NC
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The price is $169 per night from Sep 26 to Sep 26
7.11 mi from city center
4.8/5Exceptional! (313 reviews)
"This place combinesthe charm of an elegant, historic property (push button light switch, pedestal sink, wood floors) with the comforts of today (Keurig coffeemaker, modern climate controls, etc.). Everything about the property says QUALITY, and it is so clean and beautifully maintained. We enjoyed ..."

Reviewed on Sep 13, 2021

Historic Tapoco Lodge
Scenic Cabin w/ Hot Tub - 15 Mins to Bryson City!
20.76 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (25 reviews)
Great cabin!
"Perfect for a couple wanting a weekend getaway. Would definitely book again."

Reviewed on Sep 7, 2021

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Scenic Cabin w/ Hot Tub - 15 Mins to Bryson City!
Relax Inn
2 out of 5
40 Highway 19 South, Bryson City, NC
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The price is $82 per night from Sep 26 to Sep 26
20.48 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (323 reviews)
"clean"

Reviewed on Sep 13, 2021

Relax Inn
Phillips Historic Motel & Cottages
2 out of 5
290 N Main St, Robbinsville, NC
The price is $78 per night from Sep 28 to Sep 28
7.52 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (134 reviews)
"Cve"

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2021

Phillips Historic Motel & Cottages
River View: Studio, 1  BA Cabin / Bungalow in Bryson City, Sleeps 2
The price is $125 per night from Sep 26 to Sep 26
19.61 mi from city center
3.3/5 (4 reviews)
Honeymoon getaway
"Though the property was not quite what we expected, it was cozy and riverfront. We spent most of our trip outdoors exploring so the cabin was just fine to come back to after being outside all day."

Reviewed on Jun 16, 2021

River View: Studio, 1 BA Cabin / Bungalow in Bryson City, Sleeps 2
NEW! Smoky Mtn Retreat on River w/ Fire Pit & Deck
Nantahala Outdoor Center
3.5 out of 5
13077 W Hwy 19, Bryson City, NC
The price is $215 per night from Oct 4 to Oct 4
13.89 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (7 reviews)
Valentine's Weekend Stay 2021
"Our stay was very nice. Room was clean and set up of the motel was interesting. We had a 1 room king bed with a bathroom, but there were communal bathrooms and a common area with fridge, TV, printer, coffee maker, lounging area, etc. This would be a great place for large groups coming in to stay ..."

Reviewed on Feb 15, 2021

Nantahala Outdoor Center
Nantahala Village
3 out of 5
9400 Highway 19 West, Bryson City, NC
The price is $93 per night from Sep 26 to Sep 26
15.62 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (635 reviews)
"Nice property. Really nice people. Had a wonderful room in the lodge that had a mountain view. Place had a beautiful bar downstairs, but unfortunately it was closed. No food except the sausage biscuits in the morning. There is a cool place across the street that has outdoor seating and good ..."

Reviewed on Sep 22, 2021

Nantahala Village
Townsend Gateway Inn
2 out of 5
8270 State Hwy 73, Townsend, TN
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The price is $104 per night from Sep 26 to Sep 26
17.37 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (681 reviews)
"Beautiful location on the quiet side of the Smokies."

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2021

Townsend Gateway Inn
Little house on the Prairie
5.6 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (75 reviews)
Father son motorcycle trip
"We stayed at the little house on the prairie. We were in town to ride the tail of the dragon and surrounding roads. Our stay way great. Very clean and quiet. Nice hot shower and a place to relax in the evening. The only negative would be (motorcycles only) it's a steep gravel driveway. Maybe a challenge ..."

Reviewed on Sep 12, 2021

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Little house on the Prairie
Archie's Place w/jacuzzi tub
7.81 mi from city center
4.9/5Exceptional! (39 reviews)
This was an amazing place to just sit back and relax.
"It was easy and the owners are awesome with communicating with all the info needed"

Reviewed on Aug 25, 2021

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Archie's Place w/jacuzzi tub
Fontana Village Resort
3 out of 5
300 Woods Roads, Fontana Dam, NC
0.56 mi from city center
4.2/5Very Good! (232 reviews)
weekend with the dragon
"my door key failed every day and I left my bathroom supply, had used all shampoo and had to ask front desk the next day even after room service made the room."

Reviewed on Aug 6, 2019

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Fontana Village Resort
NEW! Cottage w/ Mtn Views Near Tail of the Dragon!
1.51 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
"Very cozy and nicely put together. I could tell right away there was a lot of time spent adding all the accessories and interior bits to add character to this wonderful home. Gorgeous view of the mountains every morning and evening. Truly a great place to stay and relax. Property owner was very nice ..."

Reviewed on Aug 17, 2021

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NEW! Cottage w/ Mtn Views Near Tail of the Dragon!
Allegheny Falls Mountain Escape-Maryville TN
17.06 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (61 reviews)
Wonderful Place, Wonderful Owner!
"We were in maryville for a concert at the shed. We wanted something secluded but not too far away. Let me tell you, this place is amazing. The owner had farm fresh eggs, juice, wine, cinnamon rolls, etc.. all ready for us. The place was very clean and very well kept. We have stayed in a lot of places ..."

Reviewed on Sep 13, 2021

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Allegheny Falls Mountain Escape-Maryville TN
↪️Deal's Gap Cabin close to Dragon and Fontana Village↩️
4.3/5Excellent! (3 reviews)
Mountain side home
"Would have given the property five stars if we would not have had to sweep up live and dead worms off the floor each morning. If the foundation of this property would get sprayed by an exterminator occasionally the problem could be resolved easily. Nice garage to park a small sports car or motorcycles ..."

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2021

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↪️Deal's Gap Cabin close to Dragon and Fontana Village↩️
Best Western Cades Cove Inn
2.5 out of 5
7824 E Lamar Alexander Pkwy, Townsend, TN
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $79 per night from Sep 26 to Sep 26
17.1 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (784 reviews)
"The room was clean, bed was good and an excellent breakfast was provided."

Reviewed on Sep 12, 2021

Best Western Cades Cove Inn
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Visiting Fontana Dam

Visitors to Fontana Dam are sure to enjoy the mountain views and restaurants. Tourists can also enjoy so much more including its lakeside setting.

  • You'll find 586 Expedia hotels and other accommodations in the larger area of Cherokee
  • The closest major airport is in Knoxville, TN (TYS-McGhee Tyson), 27.4 mi (44.2 km) from the city center

Sightseeing and Staying in Fontana Dam

The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the mountain views and Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Additionally, you'll find Fontana Lake and Junaluska Museum in the area.

Here's a top accommodation based on our user reviews:

  • Fontana Village Resort - This 3-star lodge features a marina, 3 restaurants, and an outdoor pool. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its pool and WiFi.

Dressing for Fontana Dam

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 65°F and the nighttime average to be 25°F
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 85°F during the day and 37°F at night
  • July through September averages 86°F during the day and 48°F at night
  • In October-December, the average temperature is 76°F during the day and 26°F at night
  • About 63.11 inches of rain falls on Fontana Dam each year
  • Hottest months are usually August and July with an average temperature of 85°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 27°F

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