Pigeon Forge Parkway from The Island in Pigeon Forge

When it comes to finding the perfect place to stay during your vacation, nothing beats staying in Pigeon Forge hotels on the Parkway. Not only do these rentals give you a peaceful and relaxing place to escape to during your trip, they also come with a variety of other benefits that are sure to make your next trip as memorable as possible. Read more

Feet in front of the fireplace

Although the winter season may bring chilly weather to Pigeon Forge, there are still many great activities to enjoy in the region! You can take in a show or two at the popular local theatres, go for a hike in the Great Smoky Mountains, or even go snow tubing over at Ober Gatlinburg! The best part is that you can look forward to returning to our comfortable Pigeon Forge hotel to warm up. Here are five great ways to stay nice and toasty at the Vacation Lodge this winter: Read more

Christmas decorations

For the first time ever, the world’s most famous reindeer will be at the Smoky Mountain Christmas Festival at Dollywood! Come have your picture taken with Rudolph and all of his friends from the beloved Christmas special, and be sure to stay for the spectacular holiday performances and events that are scheduled to continue through Jan. 3, 2015. We’ve put together a handy guide for all of the fun you can expect at Dollywood this holiday season. Read more

Christmas gift magic box

The holiday season is a wonderful time of the year to visit the Great Smoky Mountains in beautiful Tennessee. Seasonal events and activities are abundant, and the entire area is transformed into a gorgeous winter wonderland. Here are four reasons to spend Christmas at our hotel in Pigeon Forge: Read more

Happy family at a hotel in bed

Vacationing in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee creates such great memories! Selecting the perfect Pigeon Forge hotel is important, and Vacation Lodge could not be a better choice. Here are five advantages to staying with us: Read more

Go kart racing

Vacation Lodge is located right on the Parkway, the main road in the Great Smoky Mountains. When you stay at our hotel in Pigeon Forge, you’ll be minutes away from some of the best attractions and restaurants in all of East Tennessee! Here are four incredible things to do close to Vacation Lodge: Read more

2014 Tennessee Tax Free Weekend

Tennessee’s Annual Sales Tax Holiday is right around the corner! From 12:01 a.m. on Friday, August 1 through Sunday, August 3 at 11:59 p.m., a special group of products are exempt from the state’s sales tax. If you will be visiting the Pigeon Forge area this August, the 2014 Tennessee Tax Free Weekend is the perfect time to stock up on everything your family will need for the fall. Read on for some great tips on how to take advantage of all the great shopping in the Great Smoky Mountains. Read more

Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville in Pigeon Forge

Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville has been creating buzz all over town since we first heard they were coming to Pigeon Forge. And now that they are finally here, all of us at Vacation Lodge couldn’t be more excited! We’ve put together a convenient guide with everything you need to know about this exciting new Pigeon Forge restaurant. Read more

family staying at Vacation Lodge hotel in Pigeon Forge

Planning a family vacation is no easy task. When it comes time to book a place to stay, plan attractions and make your travel itinerary, there’s so many questions you have about the area. At Vacation Lodge, we want your experience in Pigeon Forge to be the best one yet, so we’ve made sure all of our rooms are equipped with the best amenities, so your family can enjoy your stay. Read more

Dollywood Summer Festival sign

If you love having a mix of adventure, nature, attractions, quiet and excitement, then the Great Smoky Mountains are the ideal summer vacation destination. To find the best family-friendly things to do in Pigeon Forge this summer that includes all that fun and more, Dollywood is hosting a season-long festival of American pride, southern comfort and fun in the sun. Read more

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