December 16, 2013

Choosing the perfect place to stay for your family vacation is no easy task. There are so many different factors to consider, that the entire planning process can feel a bit overwhelming. To help you with your search for lodging in the Great Smoky Mountains, we have written a blog with everything you need to know about our Pigeon Forge condo rentals. After reading up on Cherokee Lodge, we are confident that making the right vacation decision will be a piece of cake.



Cherokee Lodge is in a truly stellar location in the heart of Pigeon Forge. You can find us at 3415 Teaster Lane, Pigeon Forge TN 37893. Surrounded by the Smokies, our condos offer stunning mountain views that guests can enjoy from their large window seats or their private balcony.

When you stay in our condos, you won’t even need a car because we are right next door to the Pigeon Forge Central Trolley Station at Patriot Park. From this station you will be able to take a trolley ride to all of the best attractions in the area including Dollywood, Dolly’s Splash Country, the Gatlinburg Welcome Center, name-brand outlet shopping , the Apple Barn Restaurant and so many other wonderful places.

Our Pigeon Forge condos are also within walking distance of Old Mill Square. Since the 1800s, this water powered gristmill has provided grain for the people of Pigeon Forge and served as a center of commerce and community. Today, guests can see the historic mill and visit an excellent collection of shops including the General Store, Farmhouse Kitchen, Creamery, Candy Kitchen and Toy Bin.


Whether you decide to stay in one of our two bedroom or three bedroom units, you will find everything you could possibly need in our condos in Pigeon Forge. Guests will enjoy all of the comforts of home, including a fully furnished kitchen stocked with appliances and dishware and a walk-in laundry room that comes with a full-size washer, large dryer and a starter set of detergent. Our condos were designed with privacy and convenience in mind, so every bedroom comes with a private bathroom.

Interior shot of one of our Pigeon Forge condo rentals

Looking for ultimate relaxation? Your condo’s spacious living room will feature plush leather furniture, flat screen cable television, and a roaring fireplace. In the evening, you can really unwind in your bathroom’s steamy private jacuzzi tub.

In addition to all of Cherokee Lodge’s fantastic in-condo features, you and your family will also have access to a variety of resort amenities. Kids absolutely love swimming in our outdoor pool and taking a ride down the twisty turvy water slide. Planning to keep in shape during your vacation? Our onsite exercise center has all of the latest workout equipment, so you’ll have no problem staying lean and mean.

Things to Do

The number one name in Pigeon Forge entertainment is of course Dolly Parton. The country star’s personal theme park Dollywood is a world class attraction featuring the best roller coasters in the southeast. During the summer, you will love cooling off in Dolly’s Splash Country water park. Dolly also manages the spectacular Dixie Stampede dinner theater a one of a kind show featuring amazing horse stunts and good old fashioned Southern cooking.

Water slide at Cherokee Lodge

Other excellent theater shows include the hilarious antics at the Comedy Barn, celebrity tribute performers at Memories Theater, the feuding families at Hatfield and McCoys, and the talented musicians at Country Tonite.

If you are looking to get your heart racing you can brave the vertical wind tunnel at Flyaway Indoor Skydiving, experience exhilarating whitewater rafting at USA Raft, or take a ride in a giant hamster ball at the Outdoor Gravity Park.

There are so many things to do close to our Pigeon Forge condo rentals that you’ll need to come back several times to see everything! Visit our official Things to Do page to learn about even more attractions in the area.