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Howard Johnson by Wyndham Downtown Gatlinburg
2.5 out of 5
0.1 mi from Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
$49
per night
Nov 10 - Nov 11
3.7/5Good! (570 reviews)

"I didn’t like that the paint was missing off the door leading to the balcony and the floors could have been cleaner in the bathroom area. However, the bedding was very clean and no complaints with the rest of the room."…"

Reviewed on Oct 12, 2019

Howard Johnson by Wyndham Downtown Gatlinburg
Mountain House Inn
2 out of 5
0.2 mi from Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies
$70
per night
Nov 3 - Nov 4
4/5Very Good! (838 reviews)

"Close and convenient to Gatlinburg attractions. Will stay there again."…"

Reviewed on Oct 13, 2019

Mountain House Inn
Margaritaville Resort Gatlinburg
4 out of 5
0.1 mi from Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
$159
per night
Nov 10 - Nov 11
4.8/5Exceptional! (1,114 reviews)

"I loved the music out in the patio, but hated that he has to stop at 10!!!"…"

Reviewed on Oct 9, 2019

Margaritaville Resort Gatlinburg
River Terrace Resort & Convention Center
2.5 out of 5
0.08 mi from Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies
$79
per night
Nov 3 - Nov 4
3.6/5Good! (2,242 reviews)

"The room was very spacious and right on the river. It had windows that went the entire width of the room. It was very beautiful."…"

Reviewed on Oct 10, 2019

River Terrace Resort & Convention Center
Crossroads Inn & Suites
2.5 out of 5
0.2 mi from Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies
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$79
per night
Nov 10 - Nov 11
4/5Very Good! (1,234 reviews)

"It was a very nice stay. It's actually close enough you could walk into Gatlinburg if you want to. The breakfast wasn't much. But other than that really nice."…"

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2019

Crossroads Inn & Suites
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Gatlinburg, TN
2.5 out of 5
0.2 mi from Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies
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$123
per night
Nov 4 - Nov 5
4.2/5Very Good! (1,483 reviews)

"We liked staying at Country Inn & Suites because it is so close to the Convention Center and town. Both are in walking distance! Their breakfast is quite large with a little of everything, and we all enjoyed it, very much! There wasn't really anything to dislike about this place or our stay ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 7, 2019

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Gatlinburg, TN
The Park Vista - a DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel - Gatlinburg
3.5 out of 5
0.5 mi from Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies
$121
per night
Nov 12 - Nov 13
4.2/5Excellent! (1,916 reviews)

"I thought the room was very nice and the overall facility was quite pleasant."…"

Reviewed on Sep 30, 2019

The Park Vista - a DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel - Gatlinburg
Baymont by Wyndham Gatlinburg On The River
2 out of 5
0.5 mi from Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies
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$76
per night
Nov 3 - Nov 4
4.1/5Very Good! (1,777 reviews)

"I loved the view of the river from my balcony. It was calming and peaceful!"…"

Reviewed on Oct 1, 2019

Baymont by Wyndham Gatlinburg On The River
Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Gatlinburg
2 out of 5
0.3 mi from Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
$59
per night
Nov 3 - Nov 4
3.3/5 (1,668 reviews)

"The room was clean and it was nice being close to the strip."…"

Reviewed on Oct 7, 2019

Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Gatlinburg
Brookside Resort by FairBridge
2.5 out of 5
0.3 mi from Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
$79
per night
Nov 10 - Nov 11
3.6/5Good! (1,344 reviews)

"Friendly staff. Made our stay enjoyable. Breakfast was delicious"…"

Reviewed on Oct 13, 2019

Brookside Resort by FairBridge
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Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies is located in a family-friendly area of Gatlinburg known for its magnificent mountain views and must-see aquarium. Gatlinburg is home to 1668 hotels and other accommodations, so you can find something that's perfect for your stay.

Staying Near Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies

You can choose from 454 hotels and accommodations within a mile of Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies, including these options:

  • Margaritaville Resort Gatlinburg: This 4-star hotel features a full-service spa, 2 restaurants, and an outdoor pool. Our customers like its family-friendly amenities and clean, comfortable rooms.
  • Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Gatlinburg, TN: This 2.5-star hotel features free breakfast, an indoor pool, and free WiFi. Our customers like its family-friendly amenities and overall value.
  • Johnson's Inn Downtown Gatlinburg: This 2.5-star hotel features free WiFi, free parking, and a seasonal outdoor pool. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its overall value and clean, comfortable rooms.

Things to See and Do Near Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies

While you're in town visiting Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies, you can discover the sights within a few miles of the area.

Study the collections at Ripley's Believe It Or Not Museum, Guinness World Records Museum, or Cooter's Place. Some landmarks that you won't want to miss include Gatlinburg Space Needle, Linebergers Plaza Observation Deck, and Saint Mary's Catholic Church. You can catch a show at Dolly Parton's Stampede Dinner Attraction, Sweet Fanny Adams Theatre, and Iris Theater.

If you want to see more of the surrounding area, you might plan a visit to Gatlinburg Sky Lift and Ober Gatlinburg Ski Resort and Amusement Park. You might also stop by Dollywood, located 5.7 mi (9.2 km) from Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies, or Island at Pigeon Forge which is 7.1 mi (11.5 km) away.

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