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Old Creek Lodge Downtown Gatlinburg Hotel

3 Reasons to Stay at Our Downtown Gatlinburg Hotel for Your Family Vacation

When planning a family vacation, it’s important to find a home away from home and a place where every member of the family will be happy! At our downtown Gatlinburg hotel, we love families and we’re certain that your family will love being our guests! We wanted to share just a few of the reasons that you should stay with us on your next trip to the Smokies, but you’ll find many others during your time at our hotel! We hope to see you soon! Read More

entrance to the village shops in gatlinburg

3 Top Reasons to Visit The Village Shops in Gatlinburg

The Village Shops in downtown Gatlinburg is one of the most visited areas of the town, and after one time of experiencing the charm of the area, you’ll see why. If you haven’t been there, then we want to give you an idea of what to expect along with reasons on why you should visit during your time in the Smoky Mountains. Read More

sign outside of Old Creek Lodge in Gatlinburg

3 Things You’ll Love About the Location of Our Downtown Gatlinburg Hotel

If you were to ask guests at our hotel what their favorite features are of our property, many of them would tell you that they love our location! We are within walking distances of the most loved areas of Gatlinburg and just outside the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Take a minute to read over details to our location and see if it’s the perfect place for your next vacation to the Smokies! Read More

Aerial Tramway Ober Gatlinburg sign

5 of the Best Kid Friendly Attractions in Gatlinburg

A family vacation is an opportunity to make beautiful memories that all members of the family will remember for many years to come! Finding places for children to be themselves and enjoy their time is one of the best ways to secure a great time in Gatlinburg. If you keep the little ones happy, the rest of the family will have a wonderful time as well! We wanted to help you plan your next vacation by sharing 5 of the best kid friendly attractions in Gatlinburg. Bonus: The adults will love each place as well! Read More

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3 Ways to Save at our Hotel in Gatlinburg

At The Old Creek Lodge we know how important it is for you to be able to put the funds of your budget towards your experiences and creating memories. We also believe that if you save in the right places, it gives you the chance to also stay longer in the Smoky Mountains. We want you to be able to visit with us as long as you can, as well as spend your time in Gatlinburg relaxed and worry free. We’re sharing 3 ways to save at our hotel with you so that you can do just that, enjoy your vacation with some extra cash in your pocket! Read More

spring morning in the smokies

5 Fun Facts About Gatlinburg

If there’s one thing that Gatlinburg revolves around, it’s fun! So to celebrate our love of fun, we wanted to share with you the following fun facts about our little corner of the Smoky Mountains! Read More

sugarland cellars along the rocky top wine trail

What to Expect When You Do the Rocky Top Wine Trail

Whether you consider yourself to be a wine expert or you just want to try a few new flavors, the Rocky Top Wine Trail should be at the top of your vacation bucket list! The best part about it is that it’s completely free to do! The only time you have to spend any money is if you want to purchase some of your new favorite wines to take home with you. To help you make the most of your trip, here is what to expect as you make your way along this wine trail. Read More

cades cove

Top 5 Fun Things to Do When You Visit Cades Cove

No trip to the Smokies is complete without a stop at Cades Cove! There are plenty of activities and sights to see at this popular destination in the national park that are sure to keep you and your family occupied for hours! To help you make the most of your trip, here are 5 fun things to do when you visit Cades Cove. Read More

crockett's breakfast camp

4 of the Best Places for Breakfast in Gatlinburg

Everyone knows that the best way to start a fun-filled day of vacation is with a hearty breakfast. Our downtown Gatlinburg hotel does provide you with a free continental breakfast each morning. However, if you’re looking for stacks of hot pancakes, piles of bacon, the best donuts in town or a mega-delicious cinnamon roll, you’ll want to check out one of the following 5 restaurants that we’ve listed for you. Read More