If you’re looking for a place to stay during your next vacation to Pigeon Forge or Gatlinburg, TN and would like to stay somewhere that isn’t right in the middle of either town, then the new Wilderness at the Smokies resort in Sevierville, TN may be exactly what you’re looking for. The Wilderness resort describes itself as “Rustic mountain-modern charm with world-class amenities”. This luxury resort in the Smoky Mountains is a perfect destination for couples, families, and even corporate retreats. It is definitely one of the best hotels Sevierville has to offer…if not the best hotel in Sevierville, TN…and maybe even Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg as well!
The Wilderness at the Smokies resort features two types of lodging in their Stone Hill Lodge and River Lodge. The Stone Hill Lodge is connected to the Sevierville Events Center and one of the outdoor waterparks and offers 240 hotel rooms in a variety of styles to choose from. The River Lodge is connected to the indoor water park as well as one of the outdoor waterparks and features over 400 upscale suites with fully furnished kitchens, fireplaces and unlimited access to the waterparks and amenities.
By now you’re probably wondering what all of this talk about “waterparks” is. Well, the Wilderness at the Smokies resort features plenty of water park activities that will keep your family entertained possibly the entire time you’re in town! The 60,000 square foot Wild WaterDome is the largest indoor waterpark in the area. Inside the waterpark you’ll find a wave pool, surf rider, waterslide, 2 tube slides, and a multi-level play feature with lots of water activities. The roof is clear so you can get a tan all year long!
The indoor waterpark at the Wilderness resort isn’t the only place to have fun in the water. There are two other waterparks outside as well! The Salamander Springs waterpark is 40,000 square feet of waterslides, activities, toddler area, and a huge hot tub. The other waterpark, Lake Wilderness Outdoor Waterpark, is set to open in the summer of 2009. Stay tuned for details on that! Be sure to call before you book your vacation to verify the waterpark open hours and days. The best part is…admission to the waterparks is included in your hotel stay!
So what if you don’t like water? Fortunately, there are a ton of other things to do at the Wilderness Resort in Sevierville, TN. If you’re planning a corporate event, the Wilderness Event Center Hotel (Stone Hill Lodge) is the perfect setting for your conference, wedding reception, seminar, retreat, or any other large gathering. The Eagles Landing golf course is right around the corner and is the perfect way to spend a morning or afternoon. Also available are restaurants and retail shops all within walking distance. There is literally something for everyone in the family packed into this one resort. While it is a short drive to Pigeon Forge, Gatlinburg, and the Smoky Mountains, you may just find yourself staying at the Wilderness hotel in Sevierville, TN the entire time!
If you would like more information, visit their website at:
Wilderness at the Smokies in Sevierville, TN
1424 Old Knoxville Highway
Sevierville, TN 37862
If you’re looking for coupons or discounts for Wilderness at the Smokies in Sevierville, then be sure to check out their official page for special packages and discounts. They have special discounts on suites as well as military discounts. They also run special offers for attractions such as Ripley’s Aquarium in Gatlinburg, TN as well. So check out the Wilderness Resort coupons and discounts at:
If you have stayed at the Wilderness at the Smokies Resort, please share your review in the comments section below! Also, be sure to check out our list of the best hotels in Pigeon Forge, TN and our list of Pigeon Forge cabins for more lodging options in the Smoky Mountains.