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Cheap Hotels in Gatlinburg

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What is Gatlinburg Like for Cheap Hotels?

There are countless ways to appreciate the riverfront city of Gatlinburg for a bargain price. For example, you might want to put on your walking shoes, grab a free map, and wander around to a side of this destination where money doesn't do all the talking. People who visit Gatlinburg love the shopping and mountain views, which could be great ways to explore the nearby area. Take a picture at Great Smoky Mountains National Park and Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies for some great memories without a hefty price tag. Our selection of cheap hotels makes Gatlinburg a favorite among budget-conscious visitors searching for a vacation to remember. has 14 cheap Gatlinburg hotels, the right one is just a click away!

What Are Some of the Best Cheap Hotels in Gatlinburg?

Here are our travelers' best-rated Gatlinburg budget-friendly hotels:

    SureStay Plus Hotel by Best Western Gatlinburg

    Mountain hotel within easy reach of Gatlinburg Space Needle
    • Free breakfast • Free parking • Free WiFi • Outdoor pool • Walkable location

    Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Downtown Gatlinburg Parkway

    Mountain hotel with indoor pool, near Great Smoky Mountains National Park
    • Free breakfast • Free parking • Free WiFi • Terrace • Walkable location

    Baymont by Wyndham Gatlinburg On The River

    Hotel with indoor pool, near Great Smoky Mountains National Park
    • Free breakfast • Free parking • Free WiFi • Sauna • Walkable location

    Clarion Pointe Downtown Gatlinburg

    Mountain hotel within walking distance of Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies
    • Free breakfast • Free WiFi • Outdoor pool • 24-hour fitness center • Central location

    Crossroads Inn & Suites

    Walking distance from Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies
    • Free breakfast • Free parking • Free WiFi • Outdoor pool • Central location

What Are the Best Things to See and Do in Gatlinburg?

You'll find a variety of sightseeing opportunities in Gatlinburg on a modest budget. Glance at these activities and attractions in the city, some of which you can appreciate without spending a penny.

  • Great Smoky Mountains National Park
  • Great Smoky Mountains National Park Headquarters
  • Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail

  • Museums & Art Galleries
  • Ripley's Believe It Or Not Museum
  • Guinness World Records Museum
  • Hollywood Star Cars Museum

  • Sights & Landmarks
  • Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies
  • Gatlinburg SkyLift Park
  • Traffic Light #6

How to find the best cheap hotels in Gatlinburg


✅  There are lots of cheap hotels available in Gatlinburg in 2023. What's more, our rewards program makes Gatlinburg hotels an even better choice for travelers on a budget. 

✅  Whether you're looking for a hostel, apart-hotel or Bed & Breakfast, there's something for every type of traveler in Gatlinburg on – use the helpful search filters to find some of the cheapest hotels in Gatlinburg for your budget-friendly stay. 

✅  You'll find lots of cheap hotels in Gatlinburg – with With so many choices, we recommend you use the search filter for price limits to narrow down your options. 

✅  The best time of year for an affordable vacation to Gatlinburg is during low season. This is when fewer people visit and there is a wider range of cheap Gatlinburg hotels available.  

✅  There are plenty of things to see and do in Gatlinburg on a budget! From exploring the city's iconic landmarks and museums to enjoying the great outdoors and local parks, there is something for everyone in Gatlinburg. 

✅  If you're looking to travel to Gatlinburg on a budget, there are plenty of ways to save. One option is to consider booking your travel during off-peak times when prices for flights, hotels, and attractions may be lower. Another option is budget-friendly transportation, such as local public transportation like buses or trains. 

✅  To find the great budget hotels in Gatlinburg for families, use our "Family friendly" filter under the "Travel experience" header. This will filter for family-friendly accommodation essentials.  

*Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms may apply. 


Frequently asked questions

What inexpensive motels can I choose from in Gatlinburg?
Bear Creek Inn, Gatlinburg Mountain Inn and Motel 6 Gatlinburg, TN - Smoky Mountains are among the best-rated motels by fellow travelers for a budget-friendly stay.
Where can I stay for an inexpensive trip to Gatlinburg?
Fellow travelers love Baymont by Wyndham Gatlinburg On The River, Sidney James Mountain Lodge and Howard Johnson by Wyndham Downtown Gatlinburg for a budget-friendly stay.
Will I find vacation rentals for my trip to Gatlinburg?
You’ll find 702 vacation home choices on our site. Additionally, you’ll find 88 apartments and 906 condos.
What area in Gatlinburg should I consider for a budget trip?
Search for hotels in Chalet Village if you’d like to find affordable accommodations in Gatlinburg.

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