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RIVER TERRACE RESORT
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Ricer Terrace Resort

  • Conveniently located adjacent to Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies, the award-winning River Terrace Resort & Convention Center is your finest choice for downtown accommodations in Gatlinburg.
  • The River Terrace provides majestic views of the Smokies and easy access to Gatlinburg's wealth of specialty shops, fine dining and family attractions.
  • Private balconies overlooking a scenic river, spacious double queen rooms, an onsite restaurant and lounge, outdoor pools and a Jacuzzi are just a few of the amenities at the River Terrace that will ensure an unforgettable vacation experience for you and your family.

General Hotel Overview
The award-winning, 205-room River Terrace Resort & Convention Center is your finest choice for downtown accommodations in Gatlinburg. The River Terrace is located next door to Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies and features majestic views of the Smokies and easy access to Gatlinburg's wide variety of family attractions, specialty shops and fine dining.

Guests enjoy private balconies overlooking a scenic river, spacious guestrooms, an onsite restaurant and lounge, 2 outdoor heated pools and a Jacuzzi. Your choice of accommodations include comfortable rooms with 2 queen beds or 1 king bed - some with whirlpools and/or gas burning fireplaces with balconies overlooking the river, as well as mountain views. Relax while feeding the ducks from your private balcony or enjoy the breathtaking view of the Great Smoky Mountains.

The River Terrace also offers 25,000 square feet of flexible meeting space, including a ballroom, breakout rooms and a conference center. The Sales and Convention Services Staff will work to guarantee that your tour, seminar, conference, family reunion, business retreat, reception or convention will be a success.

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Room Amenities
Your choice of accommodations include 205 spacious and luxurious guestrooms with 2 queen beds or 1 king bed on 6 floors. Some rooms offer whirlpools and/or gas-burning fireplaces with balconies overlooking the river as well as mountain views. All rooms exit to exterior corridors. Smoking and nonsmoking rooms are available.

Room Descriptions

  • AM/FM radio
  • Adjoining rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Bathroom amenities
  • Bathtub/shower combination
  • Cable television
  • Coffee/Tea maker
  • Color television
  • Connecting rooms
  • Direct dial phone number
  • Double beds
  • Fire alarm
  • Hairdryer
  • International direct dialing
  • Iron
  • Ironing board
  • King bed
  • List of movie channels available
  • Microwave
  • Non-refundable charge for pets
  • Non-smoking
  • Private bathroom
  • Queen bed
  • Refrigerator
  • Remote control television
  • Shower
  • Sink in-room
  • Smoke detectors
  • Smoking
  • Tables and chairs
  • Telephone for hearing impaired
  • Telephones with message light
  • Voice mail
  • Wake-up calls
Nearby Attractions
  • Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies - adjacent
  • Gatlinburg Convention Center - 4 blocks
  • Ober Gatlinburg Ski Resort & Amusement Park - 3 miles
  • Great Smoky Mountains National Park - 4 miles
  • Dollywood Theme Park - 5 miles
  • Dollywood's Splash Country Water Adventure Park - 5 miles
  • Dolly Parton's Dixie Stampede - 5 miles
  • McGhee Tyson Airport (Knoxville) - 44 miles

Directions
From the McGhee Tyson Airport (Knoxville): Depart the Airport on U.S. 129 (North) for 6.2 miles. Turn right on State Road 168 (John Sevier Highway West) for 6.7 miles. Turn left onto Norton Road and then right (East) onto U.S. 441 for 5.8 miles. Bear right (Southeast) onto U.S. 411 for 12.3 miles. Bear right (South) onto U.S. 441 for 4.6 miles. Bear left (East) onto U.S. 321 for 8.6 miles. Bear right (South) onto U.S. 441 for .2 mile. Bear right (Northwest) onto River Road.

From Asheville, NC: Take I-40 West for approximately 55 miles. Take Exit 443 and turn left (West) onto Foothills Parkway and travel for approximately 5.5 miles. Turn left (South) onto U.S. 321 and travel for approximately 20 miles. Bear left (South) onto U.S. 441. Bear right onto River Road.
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Recreation
Onsite recreational amenities at the River Terrace Resort include two outdoor heated pools and an outdoor hot tub.

Dining
Terrace Restaurant: Experience great dining in a comfortable atmosphere at the Terrace, which has served as a local dining tradition for more than 30 years. Relax by the fireplace and enjoy our bountiful breakfast or lunch buffets. Join us for dinner and try one of our many delicious house specialties.

Hotel Policies
Check-in time is 4 PM. Check-out time is 10 AM. No pets allowed.

  • There are no room charges for children 17 years of age, or younger, who are staying in the same room as their parents or guardians.
  • A valid photo ID, such as a driver's license or passport is required at check-in.
  • A credit card or cash deposit is required upon check-in for any incidental charges.
  • Check cards that are sponsored by Visa or Mastercard are accepted.
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