Region 2: Gatlinburg, Townsend, Alcoa, Maryville, Knoxville and airport area.
Foothills Parkway, Great Smoky Mountain National Park, Dollywood, Smoky Mountain Harley Davidson are located in this region. Some locations are just minutes to the Dragon, others up to 1 hour. Smoky Mountain Loop, and Devils Triangle are convenient to this region.
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- 1. Resorts/Lodges/Motels/B&B
- 2. Vacation Homes/Cabins
- 3. Campgrounds/Camp Cabins/RV Hookups
- 4. Restaurant
- 5. Business
- Accommodate Groups
- Open Year Round
Bed & Breakfast
Chilhowee Mountain Retreat, Foothills Parkway TN (visit website)
OPEN YEAR ROUND
NAMED ONE OF THE TEN BEST SOUTHERN MOUNTAIN INNS by USA TODAY! Only minutes from the Dragon, this is the perfect spot to rest and recoup from a great day of riding. Nestled atop Chilhowee Mountain at 2200 feet elevation near Maryville TN, this luxury log cabin B&B offers a quiet, peaceful escape where you can enjoy the seclusion of the forest and panoramic views of the Smokies. King size beds, two person air jet bath tub, two shower-headed showers, steam showers, HD-TV and WI-FI. Homemade breakfast served each morning in the dining room. All soft drinks and snacks are included. Motorcycle and Trailer Parking Available. Call and mentions Tail of the Dragon for 20% discount for 2 or more consecutive night stay – not valid with any other offer or discount.
Bed & Breakfast
Sweet Berries Bed & Breakfast, Maryville TN (visit website)
OPEN YEAR ROUND
Sweet Berries Bed and Breakfast – Located just off US hwy 129 on a 120 mile loop to the Cherohala Skyway. Your experience starts with a spacious room, a large comfortable bed, and a spectacular gourmet breakfast at our inn. Enjoy the excitement of cruising the mountains and valleys of Tennessee. At days end come back, take a hot shower, relax and be pampered with a complimentary snack and beverage before bedtime. Pavement from your home to our front door, covered parking for motorcycles, trailer parking. Four spacious rooms, free WIFI and phone service, HD-TV, and much more.
Peaceful location in Townsend near all the Great Smoky Mountain attractions. Just a couple miles from the entrance to Smoky Mountains National Park, and 30 minutes to the Dragon via the scenic Foothills Parkway. Reasonable rates, great views, Continental breakfast, refrigerator, and deluxe rooms. Park at your door, Relax by the Fire Pit.
Group Facilites: 49 rooms with outdoor gathering area. On site conference center for your group gathering or meeting.
Located in Maryville TN, convenient to the Dragon, Cherohala, and Devils Triangle. All suite hotel offers spacious rooms with private bedrooms and full kitchens. Complimentary continental breakfast included. Just 30 minutes from the Dragon. Close to Smoky Mountain Harley, and lots of restaurants. ASK FOR TAIL OF THE DRAGON 10% OFF (Sunday – Thursday, depending on availability).
Offering guided/self guided tours and motorcycle rentals. Explore all the area roads, not just the paved ones. Stay in our cabin/camper rentals on Little River in scenic Townsend, Tennessee. Convenient to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Cades Cove, Foothills Parkway and the Tail of the Dragon. Adventure and Dual Sport motorcycle rentals conveniently located in Townsend, TN. BMW, Triumph, Yamaha, Can-Am Spyders, and Kawasaki bikes. Guided and self guided tours, on or off road. Lodging and airport pickup available, delivery available.
Grand Vista Inn & Suites, Vonore TN (visit website)
PH:423-884-6200 Toll Free 866-484-7111
OPEN YEAR ROUND
Located north of US 411 on TN 72 W on the west side of Tellico Lake, convenient to the Dragon and Cherohala Skyway . WI-FI, complimentary continental breakfast. Biker friendly, well-lighted large parking area for trailers, within a few miles of Tellico Lake access. Beer sales on site and convenient to restaurants. Reasonable Rates. “One of the closest hotels to the Dragon in TN.”
Motorcycle Rentals, Motorcycle Service & Accessories, Entertainment
Smoky Mountain Harley-Davidson, Maryville TN (visit website)
PH:865-977-1669 (Maryville) 865-774-3445 (Pigeon Forge)
OPEN YEAR ROUND Maryville location open all year, Outpost locations are open seasonally March thru October.
Maryville TN – full service dealership, The Shed Smokehouse & Juke Joint. Pigeon Forge TN – full service dealership. Retail Outposts: US129 Dragon Outpost, Cherohala Skyway Tellico Plains TN, Hillbilly Outpost Gatlinburg TN, and Kodak TN. Visit SHED WEBSITE for detailed concert event line-up.
The only full-service, mobile-operated motorcycle rental operation in the Smoky Mountains. Rental fleet includes sportbikes, sport touring, and cruisers. Deliver your rental to your location.
129 Dragon Hideaway – Maryville TN (visit website)
OPEN YEAR ROUND
Near US129 and US411, 19 miles from the Dragon. We cater to motorcycles & sportcar enthusiasts. Beautiful 4 bedroom/4 bath vacation home Very safe, off the road location where you can leave your worries behind. Safe parking for cars, bikes, trucks and trailers. Wraparound porch with views of the Great Smoky Mountains and rolling pasture land. Includes seasonal swimming pool.
Cabin(s), Campground, RV Hookups, Recommended for Groups
Whispering River RV & Cabin Resort, Walland TN (visit website)
OPEN YEAR ROUND Open Year Round with reduced winter cabin rental rates.
Located near Townsend TN and the entrance to Great Smoky Mountain National Park. Full service RV sites, primitive tent sites, or spacious cabins. Facilities include swimming pool, river frontage, luxurious bath house and laundry, open green space, game room, and club house. Accommodate large groups, weddings, reunions and other special events.
Group Facilites: Over 40 acres of recreation area and thousands of feet of waterfront footage on Little River. Facilities include 76 RV sites, tent sites, 3 cabin rentals. The Event Center comfortably holds up to 60 people, rental includes full use of the resort. A Large electric garage door can be utilized for easy loading and unloading. The event center paired with a half mile of the Little River, Cabins, and Pool is perfect for groups and events.
Currently operating as the Chillhowee Mountain Retreat, atop Chilhowee Mountain at 2200 feet elevation near Maryville TN with panoramic views of the Smokies. Located minutes from the Foothills Parkway and 20 miles from the Tail of the Dragon. This 4500sq’ 3 level luxury mountain-top home is nestled within a 10.2 acre private nature retreat. The property also features a detached garage w/1412sq’ 1BD,1BA guest quarters above. The main house has a gourmet kitchen, a Great Rm with bamboo flooring, 25′ cathedral open-beam design and an impressive inside/outside stack stone wood-burning fireplace to warm you while you lounge inside or outside on the expansive deck overlooking the Smoky Mountains.