Located in Gatlinburg and with Bill Gladwell, The Mentalist reachable within 1.3 mi, Appalachian Lodge offers a seasonal outdoor swimming pool, nonsmoking rooms, free WiFi, complimentary continental breakfast, and a fitness center.. This property is set a short distance from attractions such as Anakeesta and Ripley's Aquarium. The hotel has a hot tub and a 24-hour front desk.

The units in the hotel are fitted with a flat-screen TV. Rooms are fitted with a coffee machine and a private bathroom, while some rooms also offer a balcony. All rooms will provide guests with a fridge, microwave, hairdryer and walk-in shower.

The property has an indoor pool. Skiing is among the activities that guests can enjoy near the accommodations.

Popular points of interest near Appalachian Lodge include Ripley s Aquarium of the Smokies, Guinness World of Record Museum and Earthquake The Ride. The nearest airport is McGhee Tyson Airport, 43 mi from the hotel.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.0 for a two-person trip.

The Appy Lodge has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Jun 1, 2011

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.1)

Free private parking available at the hotel


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Travel Sustainable property
Travel Sustainable property
This property is part of the Travel Sustainable program, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.
Property questions and answers
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  • is executive better than regular
    The only difference with an executive room is a small high top table with 2 chairs
    Answered on 10 February 2021
  • Is Breakfast included ? Or available for additional price ?
    We have a complimentary continental breakfast that comes with the stay. It includes: Prepackaged blueberry muffins, assorted yogurt and cereal flavors..
    Answered on 10 August 2021
  • Which rooms have both a balcony and a sofa chair?
    All of our rooms have a big sofa chair! We offer a two queen and a single king with a balcony!
    Answered on 29 April 2021
  • Is this pet friendly
    We are not a Pet Friendly hotel.
    Answered on 16 April 2021
  • Hello. Are there desks or tables in the room? I am unable to tell by looking at the pictures and will need to work remotely while there.
    We have two options. You can use our breakfast room once breakfast has finished for the day or if you book the Two Queen Executive that room has a pub..
    Answered on 7 June 2022
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Amenities of The Appy Lodge
Great facilities! Review score, 9.2
Most popular amenities
2 swimming pools
Free WiFi
Free parking
Non-smoking rooms
Facilities for disabled guests
Fitness center
24-hour front desk
Tea/Coffee Maker in All Rooms
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Hairdryer
  • Linens
  • Alarm clock
  • Outdoor fireplace
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Ski rental on site
  • Ski school
    Additional charge
  • Mini golf
    Additional charge
  • Hiking
  • Skiing
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Satellite channels
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in the rooms and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
  • Public transit tickets
    Additional charge
  • Daily housekeeping
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key card access
  • Convenience store on site
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Elevator
  • Ironing facilities
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
2 swimming pools
Pool 1 – indoorFree!
  • Open all year
Pool 2 – outdoorFree!
  • Seasonal
  • Fitness
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Waterslide
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
  • Fitness center
Languages Spoken
  • English

House rules

The Appy Lodge takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 4:00 PM to 12:00 AM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


From 4:00 AM to 11:00 AM



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 18 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 21


Pets are not allowed.


When booking more than 6 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Mastercard Visa Discover American Express The Appy Lodge accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Spa and gym facilities at this property are unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Swimming pool #2: Closed from Tue, Oct 01, 2019 until Wed, Apr 01, 2020

Swimming pool #1: Closed from Wed, Sep 30, 2020 until Mon, May 31, 2021

Swimming pool #2: Closed from Wed, Sep 30, 2020 until Mon, May 31, 2021