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
Prior occupants thought the Hotel Dirty Rooms and Tired Rooms could have been better
Popular for a romantic getaway
Ranked #59 of 181 Best Hotels in Gatlinburg

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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
Hotel Balcony and Location were praised by other guests
Guests of Riverside Motor Lodge liked the excellent location. Yet, they disliked the unfriendly and disappointing staff service and the poorly designed rooms.
Ranked #48 of 181 Best Hotels in Gatlinburg

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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.
Ranked #61 of 181 Best Hotels in Gatlinburg
The hotel Balcony and Location were highly regarded by former guests

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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 occupants thought the Hotel Small Rooms could have been better
Save money with the Free 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
Ranked #22 of 181 Best Hotels in Gatlinburg
Guests of Gatlinburg Inn liked the central location and the exceptional staff service.
Hotel Balcony and Location are definite plus

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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
Verdict: Poor Quality at a Poor Bang for Your Buck
High praise was given for the Hotel Indoor Pool and Kiddie Pool
Guests complained about the Hotel Dirty Rooms and Tired Rooms

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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
Recommended for a romantic vacation
Bottom line: Good Quality Hotel
Thumbs down to the Hotel Dirty Rooms and Tired Rooms

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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
Reviewers ranted about the Hotel Dirty Rooms and Small Rooms
Ranked #49 of 181 Best Hotels in Gatlinburg
Recommended for a romantic vacation

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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
Guests of Midtown Lodge liked the central location and the attentive and courteous staff. Yet, they disliked the very used and dated rooms.
Hotel Fireplace and Kitchen are definite plus
Bottom line: 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 Tired Rooms was criticized in the reviews
Highlights include: Hotel Water Slide and Flat Panel TV in Rooms

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