Hotels near Ripleys Aquarium

Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies® is located in Gatlinburg, Tennessee. They offer a number of special experiences, enjoyed by both adults and children alike, including the Penguin Encounter, which allows visitors to interact face-to-face with African Penguins. They also feature the Mermaid Experience, Camp for Families, Sleep with Sharks and Splash with the Rays. They also feature a variety of live shows, including Shark Lagoon Dive, Penguin Feeding, Stingray Bay Dive, Marine Science and Coral Reef Dive. Parents and adults are welcome, as are homeschoolers, teachers and even large school groups. Ripley’s Aquarium is perfect for catered events, weddings, receptions, corporate meetings and even birthday parties. With a special focus on conservation and education, they strive to help preserve the local aquatic species not only nearby in Tennessee, but worldwide. Their staff helps participate in environmental clean-up sessions, both on the shores and in the mountains. They also participate in organizing Earth Day, Year of the Frog, a Party for the Planet and Shark Week. Another fun excursion at the aquarium includes the Tropical Rainforest, which features zebra cichlids, arapaima, armored catfish, green iguanas, piranha, mudskippers, poison dart frogs and even anableps.

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River Terrace Resort & Convention Center

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240 River Road, Gatlinburg, 37738 TN
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River Terrace Resort & Convention Center
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based on 347 hotel reviews
Verdict: Poor Quality at a Poor Bang for Your Buck
Hotel Dirty Rooms and Tired Rooms were unsatisfactory to many
Great for a romantic escape with a loved one

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Riverside Motor Lodge

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715 Parkway, Gatlinburg, 37738 TN
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Riverside Motor Lodge
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based on 54 hotel reviews
Bottom line: Poor Quality at an Average Bang for Your Buck
Reviewers ranted about the Hotel Tired Rooms and Service
Reviewers liked the Hotel Balcony and Location

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Smokyland Motel

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727 Parkway, Gatlinburg, 37738 TN
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Smokyland Motel
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based on 33 hotel reviews
Guests of Smokyland Motel liked the convenient location.
The hotel Balcony and Location were highly regarded by former guests
Ranked #61 of 181 Best Hotels in Gatlinburg

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The Edgewater Hotel

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402 River Rd, Gatlinburg, 37738 TN
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The Edgewater Hotel
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based on 437 hotel reviews
Prior guests praised the Hotel Pool with a Waterfall and Complimentary Breakfast
Ranked #35 of 181 Best Hotels in Gatlinburg
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Gatlinburg Inn

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755 Parkway, Gatlinburg, 37738 TN
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Gatlinburg Inn
based on 57 hotel reviews
Guests of Gatlinburg Inn liked the exceptional staff service and the central location.
Numerous prior guests enjoyed the Hotel Balcony and Location
Ranked #22 of 181 Best Hotels in Gatlinburg

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Four Seasons Motor Lodge

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756 Parkway, Gatlinburg, 37738 TN
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Four Seasons Motor Lodge
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based on 132 hotel reviews
Hotel Indoor Swimming Pool and Kiddie Pool are among the highlights
“The rooms are dirty and the bugs are alive. ”  Yahoo! Travel
Verdict: Poor Quality at a Poor Bang for Your Buck

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Johnsons Inn

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242 Bishop Lane, Gatlinburg, 37738 TN
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Johnsons Inn
based on 172 hotel reviews
Reviewers ranted about the Hotel Dirty Rooms and Tired Rooms
Hotel is few blocks away from Ripleys Aquarium
Numerous prior guests enjoyed the Hotel Romantic Atmosphere

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Greystone Lodge at The Aquarium

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559 Pkwy., Gatlinburg, 37738 TN
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Greystone Lodge at The Aquarium
based on 194 hotel reviews
Verdict: Poor Quality Hotel
Hotel Dirty Rooms and Small Rooms were unsatisfactory to many
Thumbs up to the Hotel Whirlpool Tub and Balcony

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Midtown Lodge

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805 Parkway, Gatlinburg, 37738 TN
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Midtown Lodge
based on 76 hotel reviews
Hotel within walking distance to Ripleys Aquarium
Guests complained about the Hotel Tired Rooms
Verdict: Average Quality Hotel

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Jack Huffs Motor Lodge

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204 Cherokee Orchard Road, Gatlinburg, 37738 TN
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Jack Huffs Motor Lodge
based on 124 hotel reviews
Bottom line: Good Quality Hotel
Hotel Water Slide in the Pool and Flat Panel TV in Rooms are definite plus
Hotel Tired Rooms was criticized in the reviews

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