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Fontana Village Resort
3 out of 5
300 Woods Roads, Fontana Dam, NC
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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

Fontana Village Resort
Waterwheel Cabin Private 2/2 Cabin $99wknghts / $109 Wknds
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18.49 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (216 reviews)
Pretty good

"Pretty good stay here. Pictures of the pasture/horse/creek are deceiving. Cleanliness could be better, the floor needed to be swept and mopped better. Good weekend stay overall."…"

Reviewed on Mar 30, 2020

Waterwheel Cabin Private 2/2 Cabin $99wknghts / $109 Wknds
Boathouse Only Accessed by Boat.canoe/kayak
The price is $100 per night
8.27 mi from city center
4.9/5Exceptional! (54 reviews)
Magical

"Absolutely beautiful tiny house on a lake. Hosts were delightful to work with. We will be coming back!!"…"

Reviewed on Oct 28, 2019

Boathouse Only Accessed by Boat.canoe/kayak
Deal's Gap Cabin Close to Dragon and Fontana Village
Townsend Gateway Inn
2 out of 5
8270 State Hwy 73, Townsend, TN
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The price is $62 per night
17.37 mi from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (480 reviews)

"The property is well maintained, very clean, lots of updates. It would have been nice to have more comfy chairs to sit in while watching tv but we spent most of our time out so it wasn't a huge issue. Loved the courtesy basket in the room with breakfast and snack items."…"

Reviewed on May 26, 2020

Townsend Gateway Inn
Tremont Lodge & Resort
3 out of 5
7726 E Lamar Alexander Parkway, Townsend, TN
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The price is $89 per night
16.94 mi from city center
3.9/5Very Good! (662 reviews)

"Great grounds. Near restaurants. Needs more towels and larger surface in bathroom."…"

Reviewed on May 23, 2020

Tremont Lodge & Resort
Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Bryson City
2 out of 5
82 Songbird Forest Road, Bryson City, NC
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The price is $63 per night
21.14 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (1,497 reviews)

"Everyhting was good in general. Just that I will add at least eggs for breakfast."…"

Reviewed on Feb 21, 2020

Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Bryson City
Best Western Cades Cove Inn
2.5 out of 5
7824 E Lamar Alexander Pkwy, Townsend, TN
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The price is $67 per night
17.1 mi from city center
4.2/5Very Good! (614 reviews)

"The hotel is in a great location. Not right in town but not far away from any stores or restaurants. The only complaints would be the small gap between the door and doorframe. You could see light clearly. The door was hard to close. When I went to use the coffee maker it still had the last guests ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 17, 2020

Best Western Cades Cove Inn
Fontana Heights Retreat
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1.45 mi from city center
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Cozy Mountain Cottage

"This title is the best way that I can describe Sara's little place! My daughter and I immediately said that we wish we could 'take it home to live in'. Such attention to details makes it feel like home away from home. If you need a getaway place in the mountains, don't miss Sara's place!"…"

Reviewed on Sep 26, 2019

Fontana Heights Retreat
Nantahala Cabins
3 out of 5
580 Nantahala Cabins Ln, Bryson City, NC
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15.53 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (33 reviews)
Great Location

"My husband and I really loved the location..It was secluded but not too far from everything.."…"

Reviewed on May 19, 2020

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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

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place to stay in Fontana Dam?
Based on our traveler data, Fontana Village Resort is one of the top choices for your stay. This 3-star lodge offers a marina and 3 restaurants. Other good choices for your stay include Fontana Heights Retreat and Deal’s Gap Cabin Close to Dragon and Fontana Village.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Fontana Dam, will I receive a refund?
Yes! The majority of hotel bookings are refundable provided that you cancel prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is usually within 24-48 hours of your arrival date. If you have a non-refundable reservation, you might still have the option to cancel and be given a refund within a 24-hour period of booking. Put your dates in and click on “Search”, then filter by “free cancellation” to review top deals in Fontana Dam.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Fontana Dam?
For additional details about changing or cancelling your trip to Fontana Dam, head over to our customer service page.
Where is the best hotel to stay near Fontana Village Resort Marina?
Fontana Village Resort is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 3-star lodge offers a marina and 3 restaurants. It’s located 1.6 mi (2.5 km) from Fontana Village Resort Marina. Other good choices within a few miles include Creekside Paradise Bed and Breakfast and Fontana Heights Retreat.
What are some accommodations with pools in Fontana Dam?
Fontana Village Resort is a popular 3-star lodge featuring an outdoor pool, a children’s pool, and a lazy river.
What is the best spa hotel in Fontana Dam?
Fontana Village Resort is a top spa hotel featuring 3 restaurants, a lazy river, an outdoor pool, and a 24-hour fitness center. In-room massages are also available.
What is the best accommodation for staying close to McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS)?
La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Knoxville Airport is a popular hotel, featuring free breakfast and an indoor pool. It’s located a short 0.6 mi (1 km) from McGhee Tyson Airport. Other good options within close proximity to the airport include Hilton Knoxville Airport and Comfort Suites Airport.
What's it like to stay in 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. A top sight in the area is Cades Cove. In Fontana Dam, there are 3 hotels and other accommodations to choose from.
What should I do while I'm visiting Fontana Dam?
The natural setting is picturesque, including the mountain views with places to see such as Nantahala National Forest. Additionally, you’ll find Cades Cove in the area.
What's the weather like in Fontana Dam?
The hottest months are usually August and July with an average temp of 71°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 41°F. Average annual rainfall for Fontana Dam is 63 inches.

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