When you stay at Cherokee Lodge Condos, you’ll be right in the heart of the best family vacation destination in the country! Here are five of the most popular things to do within walking distance of our condos in Pigeon Forge TN for rent:
1. The Old Mill
The Old Mill is one of the most visited destinations in Pigeon Forge. There are a number of places to dine, shop, and explore, all within a short walk of your condo. You can enjoy a traditional Southern style meal by the river at The Old Mill Restaurant. Another dining option is The Old Mill Pottery House Cafe & Grille, which offers sandwiches, fried chicken, steaks, fresh baked goods, and so much more.
Sassafras has unique gifts, fashion, and jewelry. The Old Mill Pigeon River Pottery has unique works made by a local master potter. You can also do some shopping at The Old Mill General Store and buy some traditional sweets at The Old Mill Candy Kitchen.
2. SpeedZone Fun Park
SpeedZone Fun Park is a family destination that boasts the fastest go karts in the region. You will be challenged by hills, corners, and curves on seven awesome tracks. This is a fun and exhilarating activity that people of all ages will enjoy. There is a special kiddie track for younger drivers who want to safely test their skills. The park also has a variety of other exciting activities, such as arcade games, mini golf, and laser tag.
Fantasy Golf provides two miniature golf courses, both within walking distance of our condos in Pigeon Forge TN for rent. Depending on your preferences and skills, you can choose between a level course and one that’s more hilly and challenging. Kids (and their parents!) will enjoy the fantasy creatures that are in the background of the course. One of the challenges at Fantasy Golf is to focus on your game while being surrounded by waterfalls, dragons, winged horses, and other enjoyable distractions.
4. Smokies Cuban Cafe
Smokies Cuban Cafe is a superb restaurant where you can enjoy delicious and authentic Cuban food. All dishes are prepared the traditional way by the Borges family, using recipes that have been passed down from generation to generation. Within walking distance of your condo you can enjoy Cuban sandwiches, Vaca Frita, sweet plantains, fried pork chunks, and other Cuban delicacies. You can finish your meal with a cup of Cuban coffee and a pastry. Smokies Cuban Cafe provides the kind of food you would normally have to go to Havana, or at least Miami, to find!
When you stay at our condos in Pigeon Forge TN for rent, you can take the Pigeon Forge Trolley to many places you can’t walk to. This is a quaint and enjoyable way to see the area and visit popular attractions without having to take your car. Trolleys run about every 20 minutes and can take you to places such as the famous Dollywood theme park, Dolly’s Splash Country, the Gatlinburg Welcome Center, and Wears Valley.
The trolleys are a convenient mode of transportation that saves you the hassle of having to find a parking space. The trolley only costs 50 cents to ride or $2.50 for an all day pass. Guests at the Cherokee Lodge can hop on the trolley at nearby Patriot Park.
For even more attractions in the area, check out our complete list of things to do in Pigeon Forge!