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During your stay at our hotel in Gatlinburg, TN you'll find many amenities that will add to the enjoyment of your vacation. Our hotel is an excellent place to make the most of your vacation to the Smoky Mountains. We offer free guest parking, a trolley stop on our property, a fitness room, gift shop and much more. The Appy Lodge is also within walking distance of many local attractions. Below, we have shared with you 4 amenities that our guests love about our hotel in Gatlinburg.

Our downtown Gatlinburg hotel, The Appy Lodge, is one of the most unique places that you can stay in the Smokies. Our hotel stands on the foundation of one of America's most treasured gems, The Appalachian Trail. Within the walls of The Appy, you will find displays that pay homage to the dreamers that first envisioned a footpath for the people. A trail that would run from Georgia, through the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and then north to Maine. Throughout our halls are photographs from the trail and stories of those that have hiked among the hills and valleys. Our hope is that during your stay with us, you too will be inspired to hike your own hike. We hope that during your time with us that you will find an unwavering love and appreciation for the Appalachians. We have put together 5 things about our downtown Gatlinburg hotel that we are certain you will love!

Gatlinburg is a small town surrounded by the Smoky Mountains that is rich in history. When you stay at our Gatlinburg hotel, you'll have the opportunity to learn more about it, from the Ogle family to the Appalachian Trail. Here are some interesting facts about the history of Gatlinburg for you to learn:

The Appy Lodge sits in the heart of Gatlinburg, TN. We are within minutes of an unlimited amount of restaurants, shops and attractions that will make your trip unforgettable and filled with lifelong memories. Some of those memories, however, can only be made in America's most loved national park. The Great Smoky Mountains National Park is located just 10 minutes from our hotel. To help you make the most of your time at the park, we've made a list of the top ways you can explore the Smoky Mountains while being a guest at our hotel in Gatlinburg.

The Great Smoky Mountains National Park is one of the top spots in the southeast for waterfall chasing. Many of the waterfall hikes in the Smoky Mountains are located near our hotel in Gatlinburg! Below are just 5 of the many trails and waterfalls that are located within 30 minutes of our hotel.