Get an overview of this hotel3-star hotel near Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies


Situated in Gatlinburg, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Ober Gatlinburg Aerial Tramway and Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies. Smoky Mountain Brewery and Ripley's Haunted Adventure are also within 10 minutes.

Hotel Features

This smoke-free hotel features a fitness center, a lazy river, and coffee/tea in the lobby. Free continental breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a seasonal outdoor pool, a 24-hour front desk, and tour/ticket assistance are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 96 rooms boast private spa tubs and fireplaces, plus free WiFi and flat-screen TVs with satellite channels. Other amenities available to guests include refrigerators, premium bedding, and coffee makers.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a seasonal outdoor pool, Bearskin Lodge on the River provides a lazy river and a fitness center. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. This Gatlinburg hotel also offers tour/ticket assistance, a garden, and a picnic area. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

Bearskin Lodge on the River is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Garden 
  • Lazy river 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool 
  • Picnic area 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Total number of rooms - 96 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Lazy river  
  • Refrigerator  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Fireplace 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Private spa tub 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Shower/tub combination 

Where to Eat

A complimentary continental breakfast is served each morning between 7 AM and 10 AM.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a lazy river, a fitness center, and a seasonal outdoor pool.

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Only service dogs are allowed

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

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