Address: 665 River Road - Gatlinburg, TN 37738    Reservations: 1-800-544-2764

Author: Jason Fishman

See Gatlinburg’s Christmas Parade When You Stay at River Edge Motor Lodge

When you stay at the River Edge Motor Lodge, you will be just minutes away from the enchanting Christmas parade in Gatlinburg! This annual event, now its 39th year, celebrates the holiday season with a spectacular procession of performers, floats and large balloons, as well as over a dozen marching bands. Read on for everything you need to know about this beloved Smoky Mountain tradition. Continue reading »


4 Tips for an Amazing Christmas at Our Gatlinburg Hotel

With snow covered mountains and special seasonal celebrations, there is nothing like Christmas in Gatlinburg, Tennessee. If you will be visiting the Smoky Mountains for the holidays, we invite you to stay with us at the River Edge Motor Lodge. Here are four tips for making the most of your Christmas vacation at our Gatlinburg hotel:    Continue reading »


Facebook Users Name Gatlinburg a Top 10 Honeymoon Destination

Facebook recently compiled a top ten list of popular U.S. honeymoon spots and Gatlinburg was named one of the country’s most popular destinations! The data was collected by tracking couples who married in 2014 and determining where they checked in away from their home. Facebook processed data from more than one billion monthly active users and shared their results online. Continue reading »


Which Gatlinburg Hotel Room is Right For You?

Tennessee’s Great Smoky Mountains offer amazing year-round beauty and the perfect backdrop for area festivities, activities, and events. Wonderful adventures can be found around every corner, and you can depend on the comfort of a Gatlinburg hotel room at the end of each of your happy and busy days. Here is a brief guide to help you pick the perfect room for your needs: Continue reading »


Walk to the Winter Magic and Chili Cookoff from Our Downtown Gatlinburg Hotel

This November, Gatlinburg celebrates the changing of the seasons with the 25th annual Winter Magic Kickoff and Chili Cookoff. Featuring holiday lights and endless bowls of homemade chili, this popular fall event is within walking distance of our downtown Gatlinburg hotel. Read on for everything you need to know about this Smoky Mountain tradition.   Continue reading »



Get Free Gatlinburg Vacation Planning Help With Our eConcierge Service

We’ve all seen it in movies — the concierge at the front desk of a fancy hotel, ready to provide tourist information, make hotel reservations, and offer local discounts. You can get all of these benefits free with the River Edge eConcierge service before you even check into your Gatlinburg hotel! With our eConcierge, you can plan your whole vacation before you arrive in the Smokies. Here are just a few of the services we offer: Continue reading »


4 Tips for a Romantic Weekend at Our Gatlinburg Hotel

There is just something special about the Smokies that draws couples into the town of Gatlinburg. Whether it is the relaxing atmosphere of the mountains or the many local attractions that you can enjoy together, there is no doubt that the region is simply perfect for romance. The River Edge Motor Lodge provides the ideal accommodations for you and your significant other while visiting this beautiful town. Here are four tips for a romantic weekend at our Gatlinburg hotel: Continue reading »


Top 5 Ways to Enjoy Fall at River Edge Motor Lodge

Autumn is one of the very best times of year to visit the Great Smoky Mountains. Our comfortable and inviting hotel in downtown Gatlinburg provides the perfect accommodations for you as you visit during this wonderful season. Here are the top five ways to enjoy fall at River Edge Motor Lodge: Continue reading »