Resorts, Lodges, Motels, B&B’s near Robbinsville,  Fontana, Deals Gap NC & TN

Closest to the Dragon, Cherohala Skyway, and Moonshiner28


Bed & Breakfast, Lodge, Dining, Recommended for Groups
Blue Waters Mountain Lodge ~ Lake Santeetlah NC (visit website)
Phone: Telephone: (828) 479-8888, (888) 828-3978 , Email

Located 13 miles from the Dragon. Nine-room lodge located on Lake Santeetlah, just off of US129, 4 miles north of Robbinsville. Game room with billiards and darts. Private dining room with full service bar for guests only. Paved access.

Group Facilites:

Nine lodge rooms, access to Lake Santeetlah, restaurant and bar on site for guests only. Ideal location for small group of motorcycles or sportscars looking for a charming lakeside Lodge.

Hotel/Motel, Dining, Recommended for Groups
Dragon Pitt Inn & BBQ ~ Maryville TN (visit website)
Phone: 865-253-3566 or 865-253-3565 , Email

Located in Tennessee on US 129 just 9 miles from the Dragon. Next door to dining at the Dragon Pitt BBQ Shack. Rider owned and operated.

Group Facilites:

Facilities include 10 hotel rooms.  Restaurant on site, covered area for your group gathering.

Hotel/Motel, Recommended for Groups
SanRan Motel ~ Robbinsville NC (visit website)
Phone: 828-479-3256 , Email

Located in downtown Robbinsville on US 129. Covered bike parking. Paved parking for trailers. Reasonable rates. Clean and biker friendly.

Group Facilites:

Motel facilities include 10 rooms. Walking distance to restaurants. Inexpensive location for your small group to stay.

Bed & Breakfast, Lodge, Cabin(s), Dining, Recommended for Groups
Tapoco Lodge ~ Robbinsville NC (visit website)
Phone: 828-498-2800 , Email

Located on US129 in NC minutes from the Dragon and Moonshiner28, across the street from Fugitive Dam. Completely renovated in 2011. Rooms, cabins, formal dining, informal dining on the river deck, bar, gift shop, covered motorcycle parking.

Group Facilites:

On-site accommodations for your group includes 20 cabin rooms and 9 luxury lodge rooms. The Tapoco Tin Can Theater seats more than 100 and is perfect for media presentations and group gatherings. Overlooking the World Famous Cheaoh River is the Cheoah Room. This event space is perfect for group gatherings with seating up to 100 people. The Laurel Lounge is perfect for cocktail hours, open bars, tastings and more! The Tapoco River Grill has a private room available for a small group gathering for lunch or dinner. Get your group together and contact Danielle Jones, Tapoco Lodge Event Coordinator. PH 828-498-2800 or Email

Hotel/Motel, Recommended for Groups
Two Wheel Inn ~ Robbinsville NC (visit website)
Phone: 828-479-4248 , Email

Designed for the motorcycling crowd with a cycle garage adjacent to each room! Just 3 miles south of Robbinsville on US129. Close to the Dragon and Cherohala. Free WiFi, Sat TV, plenty of room for parking and trailers. You won’t need a cycle cover if you stay here. CARS WELCOME TOO!!

Group Facilites:

Facilities include 19 rooms and 1 large vacation home rental. Outdoor covered pavilion and large outdoor area for gathering. On site restaurant opening in 2016. Good location for motorcycle rally.

Bed & Breakfast, Lodge, Cabin(s), Dining, Recommended for Groups
Snowbird Mountain Lodge ~ Robbinsville NC (visit website)
Phone: 828.479.3433 or Toll Free 800.941.9290 , Email

Located at the beginning of the Cherohala Skyway on the North Carolina side. For the discriminating traveler who is looking for first class accommodations and gourmet meals. Fireside bar and beer to go. Various rooms from $150-$350 per night, meals included. Steep paved driveway with gravel parking area.

Group Facilites:

Facilities include 15 main lodge rooms, 6 premium rooms, and 2 cottage rooms. Restaurant and bar on site, outdoor and indoor gathering area. Perfect location for a sportscar or motorcycle group seeking an exclusive mountaintop resort, for both it’s uniqueness and seclusion.

Cabin(s)
Off the Deep Inn ~ Robbinsville NC (visit website)
Phone: 828-479-1251 , Email

Located on Moonshiner 28 (NC 28) between Fontana and NC 143. New one-bedroom air conditioned cabins with private bath and deck. Mini fridge, microwave, coffee maker. Lots of parking for trailers. From $75 a night. Three cabins available.

Cabin(s), Recommended for Groups
Rivers Edge Treehouses ~ Robbinsville NC (visit website)
Phone: (828)735-2228 , Email

Located on the banks of the Cheoah River, very close to Robbinsville, NC. Hard packed gravel drive, paved and level covered parking. Stay up in the trees in one of our unique, luxury treehouses in a “back to nature” riverside setting. Six units to choose from, king size memory foam bed, double occupancy, Sat TV, free Wifi, AC/Heat, microwave, refrigerator, coffee maker, hair dryer. Common areas include BBQ area, fire pits, games, and more.

Group Facilites:

Six – one bedroom treehouse units all within walking distance.  Common outdoor area.

Hotel/Motel, Lodge, Cabin(s), Campground, RV Hookups, Entertainment, Dining, Recommended for Groups
Fontana Village Resort ~ Fontana Dam NC (visit website)
Phone: 828.498.2211 Toll Free 800.849.2258 , Email

Located just 7 miles from the Tail of the Dragon. A Great Smoky Mountain year round resort destination featuring Lodge Rooms, Cabins, Campground, Swimming Pools & Lazy River, Fitness Center, Marina, Boat Rentals, Restaurants, Bar, Group and Convention facilities. The area’s breathtaking mountain vistas and panoramic views from Fontana & Cheoah lakes provide memories to last a lifetime.

Fontana Village, just 7 miles from the Tail of the Dragon. Ask for Dragonslayer’s Club Discount – stop by the resort, call 800-849-2258 or sign up for your free membership card to receive 25% off lodging on select accommodations. CLICK HERE for more information.

 

Group Facilites:

The Fontana Village Resort offers a wide range of meeting and function space rentals that are priced to match with any group’s budget.  Multiple event and meeting space available including large event facilities, private meeting spaces, casual gathering rooms, lounges & hospitality suites, and outdoor venues. There are 199 rooms available including lodge rooms and resort cabins all within walking distance. Camping available a short distance from the resort. On site restaurants and bar, private catering available. Perfect location for your large or small sportscar or motorcycle group.

Bed & Breakfast
Chilhowee Mountain Retreat ~ Foothills Parkway TN (visit website)
Phone: 865-983-8511 , Email

Located just 20 miles from the Tail of the Dragon… 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. Check us out on Tripadvisor.

Located just 20 miles from the Tail of the Dragon… NAMED ONE OF THE TEN BEST SOUTHERN MOUNTAIN INNS by USA TODAY and the FEATURED LOG HOME in Country’s Best Cabins, June 2015! 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 B&B offers a quiet, peaceful escape where you can enjoy the seclusion of the forest and panoramic views of the Smokies.

All rooms have king size beds, HD-TVs, and luxurious robes for you to use. The Bear and Wildflower Rooms have two person air-jet tubs and steam showers. The Forest View Room has a private deck with a hot tub. Homemade breakfast served each morning in the dining room is included. Soft drinks and snacks are complimentary. Three luxury rooms can accommodate up to six adults–so bring a group and enjoy your time together on the covered porches or the great room overlooking the Smoky Mountains.

40% of our guests are motorcyclists and we have room for trailers. A well maintained paved road brings you right to our driveway. The driveway and parking area are packed gravel with paver blocks for kickstands.

Anyone calling to book (865-983-8511) who mentions Tail of the Dragon at that time will get a 20% discount off the regular room rate of $200 for a stay of 2 or more consecutive nights in the same room. This is not valid with any other offer or discount. Check us out on Tripadvisor.

Call 865-983-8511 for more information and to book your getaway.

Hotel/Motel, Recommended for Groups
Mountain Manor Hotel ~ Robbinsville NC (visit website)
Phone: 828-479-4555 , Email

One and two bedroom suites in Robbinsville with easy access. Walk to restaurants. WIFI, satellite TV, kitchens, laundry gas grills. Cottages also available.

Group Facilites:

Nine large one and two bedroom suites. Good location for small group of motorcycles or sportscars. Within walking distance to restaurants.

Bed & Breakfast
Sweet Berries Bed & Breakfast ~ Maryville TN (visit website)
Phone: 865-856-6762 , Email

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.

Cabin(s), Recommended for Groups
Dragons Rest Cabins & Lodging ~ Robbinsville NC (visit website)
Phone: 828-479-4726 (8am - 9pm est) , Email

Six cabins on US129, 2 1/2 miles south of Robbinsville. Twenty mins to the Dragon, 15 mins to the Cherohala. Situated on Tallulah Creek with panoramic mountain views. Good access, trailer parking, secured covered bike parking. Bike wash, loading ramp, gas grills, firepits, gameroom & Wi-Fi. Situated at the Cherrington family farm along Talulah Creek with great mountain views. OPEN YEAR ROUND

Group Facilites:

Facilities include 6 cabins and one large creekside cabin, all within walking distance.  Outdoor and indoor gathering area for your group.

Hotel/Motel, Cabin(s), Recommended for Groups
Phillips Motel ~ Robbinsville NC (visit website)
Phone: 828-479-3370 , Email

Located on Main Street just off US 129 in downtown Robbinsville. Hotel Rooms & Cottages. Look for the Red Roofs !! Biker friendly.

Group Facilites:

30 rooms including hotel rooms, efficiency rooms, and 3 bedroom cottages. Outdoor gathering areas, within walking distance to restaurants.

Hotel/Motel, Lodge, Cabin(s), Vacation Home(s), Campground, Camp Cabins, RV Hookups, Dining, Recommended for Groups
Ironhorse Motorcycle Lodge ~ Robbinsville NC (visit website)
Phone: 828-479-3864 , Email

First class accommodations aimed at the motorcycle crowd. Located just 30 minutes from the Dragon and Cherohala Skyway, the Ironhorse offers cabin rooms, full cabins, bunkhouse, and camping. Located directly on Stecoah Creek. Dining available.

Group Facilites:

Facilities include 4 large luxury cabins, 15 cabin rooms, 2 bunkhouses, RV sites and campground. Restaurant and large indoor pavilion on site. Outdoor gathering area for your group. Everything within walking distance.  Popular location for motorcycle groups.

Hotel/Motel, Recommended for Groups
Tuskeegee Motel ~ Robbinsville NC (visit website)
Phone: 828-479-8464 , Email

Located on NC28 aka Moonshiner28 about 18 miles east of the Dragon. Paved parking, clean rooms, and good location. Various rooms from one double bed to efficiencies for 6 people. Open April thru October.

Group Facilites:

Facilities include 13 rooms and 2 apartment efficiency units. Good location for motorcycle or sportcar group.

Hotel/Motel, Lodge, Recommended for Groups
Gleanings Luxury Suites & Cabins ~ Robbinsville NC (visit website)
Phone: 828-479-2233 , Email

Located just minutes from Robbinsville, 20 miles to the Dragon and 10 miles to the Cherohala Skyway.  Gleanings resort includes luxury suites, some with kitchenttes, all with access to kitchen facilities. There is paved access to the main Resort building and ample uncovered parking. Steep access in some parts of the resort. Guests have access to the outdoor pool and hot tub, wifi, Satellite TV.

Group Facilites:

Facilities include 4 luxury suites in main resort building, and 2 large vacation homes all within walking distance.  Indoor facilities and outdoor areas for group gatherings. Mountain top secluded resort.  The roads are paved, but motorcyclists may have difficulty in accessing portions of the resort. Check for details.