15 Best All Inclusive Resorts in Tennessee

If you are a nature lover, then you too must have the name of Tennessee in the list of places that you would like to visit. This place is quite popular among tourists because of the untouched outdoors. If you are planning to come to Tennessee to explore its natural beauty, then we would suggest you stay in a resort for getting close to the natural beauty of Tennessee rather than just getting a glimpse of the same. We have compiled a list of family-friendly resorts that offers a plethora of amenities and recreational activities.

1. Blackberry Farm

Where: 1471 W Millers Cove Rd, Walland, TN 37886, USA

In reality, Blackberry Farm is not like other typical resorts. This popular resort is famous for its prime focus on traditional Southern hospitality. This resort features a restaurant “The Barn,” and this restaurant is quite famous among locals. You can take part in a large number of activities that this beautiful resort offers such as horseback riding, cycling, archery, cooking classes, luxury spa, paddle sports and farm field school. If you have made up your mind to stay at the Blackberry Farm resort during your vacation in Tennessee, then we would suggest you book one of the Blackberry Farm’s hill cottages.  

2. Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center

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Where: 2800 Opryland Drive, Nashville, Tennessee 37214 USA

If you are thinking that this is a simple resort and nothing more than you are making a big mistake. In reality, the massive and attractive Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center is quite popular among tourists as a tourist attraction. This gigantic resort has got 3,000 guest rooms and suites. A number of tourists who visit Nashville visit this property to tour the property even when they don’t spend the night at this resort. This resort boasts 17 cafes and restaurants, an atrium and a golf course.    

3. Westgate Smoky Mountain Resort & Spa 

Where: 915 Westgate Resorts Rd, Gatlinburg, TN 37738, USA

If you want mountain, rustic experience that too without compromising the comfort, luxury and amenities then you should consider staying at Westgate Smoky Mountain Resort. This resort has got luxurious rooms loaded with stone fireplaces, spa bathtubs and much more. If you need to get the feeling of staying at your home, then you can book suites as they have got kitchens. The Wild Bear Falls indoor water park is the main feature of this resort. However, it has got way more things to offer visitors such as two arcades, fitness center, stables for horseback riding, and luxury spa.  

4. River Terrace Resort & Convention Center

Where:  240 River Rd, Gatlinburg, TN 37738, USA

River Terrace Resort is considered to be one of the best resorts in the region and the main reason behind its popularity is the location at which this resort is situated. This resort is located right at the center of beautiful downtown Gatlinburg. The excellent location of this resort offers a great view of Little Pigeon River as well as Great Smoky Mountains National Park. The prime location of the resort provides guests easy access to Gatlinburg’s attractions and shopping. 

5. Dollywood’s DreamMore Resort

Where: 2525 DreamMore Way, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863, USA

In reality, the Dollywood’s DreamMore Resort is comparatively new resort as compared to other resorts listed here. This resort is located near the famous Pigeon Forge amusement park, and this is the reason because of which this resort is considered to be an ideal resort for families. This resort features outdoor as well as indoor pools, entertainment for kids and adults, and a seasonal splash pad. Apart from luxurious furnishings in rooms, you will also get impressive views from the room itself. 

6. Wilderness at the Smokies Resort

Where: 1424 Old Knoxville Hwy, Sevierville, TN 37876, USA 

Wilderness at the Smokies Resort is a family-friendly resort that is a huge and fun-filled resort. Though this resort is not like other typical resorts listed here, however, you will be delighted to know that this resort features a wide array of amenities and entertainment options for adults and kids. One of the main attractions of this popular resort is “Wild WaterDome.” This indoor park is the largest indoor water park in the whole of Tennessee. 

7. Marriott MeadowView Conference Resort & Convention Center

Where: 1901 Meadowview Pkwy, Kingsport, TN 37660, USA

This sprawling property is carefully built in an extraordinary location near the foothills of the Smokies. You will be surprised to know that Marriott MeadowView Conference Resort is the only full-service resort in the Kingsport area. Therefore, you can rest assured that you will have a comfortable retreat after exploring the nearby attractions such as East Tennessee State University, Bays Mountain Park, and Bristol Motor Speedway. This resort offers guests several dining options, indoor swimming pool, a gym and a golf course.    

8. French Broad River Dude Ranch 

Where: 461 Old River Rd, Del Rio, TN 37727, USA

If you are traveling with your family and have been looking for a family-friendly resort then for sure, you will find French Broad River Dude Ranch to be a great option. The ranch serves guests a family-style meal, and the best thing about this place is that the price of the meal is included in the room rate itself. You can also take part in some popular daily activities such as horseback riding, cattle drives, and square dances. This place features a saloon, a swimming pool, general store and individual riding lessons. 

9. Riverstone Resort 

Where: 212 Dollywood Ln, Pigeon Forge, TN 37868, USA

Riverstone Resort has a rustic touch to it, but it is a luxurious resort. This resort is located southeast side of Pigeon Forge and the plus point about this resort’s location is that it offers easy access to Dollywood and Gatlinburg Golf Course. The accommodations in this resort are loaded with all the modern amenities. The resort features an indoor pool and luxurious spa. 

10. The Resort at Governor’s Crossing 

Where: 225 Collier Dr, Sevierville, TN 37862, USA

Most of the visitors to the beautiful Sevierville have admitted that The Resort at Governor’s Crossing is one of the best resorts in the region, especially for families. The reason behind deeming this resort as family friendly is none other than the amnesties that are available at the resort and the close proximity of the resort to Splash Country and Dollywood. The resort features outdoor as well as indoor waterslides with five pools, two whirlpools, and waterslides. It also has got miniature golf course and game room, especially for kids.

11. The Preserve Resort 

Where: 3031 Hickory Lodge Dr, Sevierville, TN 37862, USA

If you are looking for a resort that offers a breathtaking view and is located in Pigeon Forge area, then you should prefer staying at The Preserve Resort. Because of its highest elevation, this resort offers guests a stunning view of nature. All the cabins in The Preserve Resort are well furnished, and some of the cabins are loaded with hot tubs and fitness facilities. The resort is located right next to the Wears Valley; thus, guests can enjoy Valley’s hiking trails, waterfalls, and horseback riding too. 

12. Deer Ridge Mountain Resort

Where: 3710 Weber Rd, Gatlinburg, TN 37738, USA

The best thing about Deer Ridge Mountain Resort is that this resort offers guests choices in accommodation, which means that you will have the option of choosing your accommodation from chalets, condos, and cabins. This resort is great for people traveling with friends and colleagues, and its location is quite close to region’s attraction and the National Park.  

13. Elk Springs Resort 

Where: 125 Silverbell Ln, Gatlinburg, TN 37738, USA

Located in the breathtaking Smoky Mountains, this private resort is spread in 68 acres of area. This resort is located near to the national park as well as other attractions in Gatlinburg. Rest assured there are plenty of things nearby and activities to take part organized at the resort itself that will keep you busy and entertained. 

14. Gatlinburg Falls Resort 

Where: 645 Park Vista Way, Gatlinburg, TN 37738, USA

This is an excellent place for guests traveling with family and couples. The location of this resort is impressive as it is close to the region’s attractions. In addition to that, the resort also features heated outdoor pool, hot tub, playgrounds for kids and the shallow area in the pool for kids. You will surely love the location and the furnishing of the accommodations of this lovely pocket-friendly resort.  

15. Great Smokies Lodge

Where: 1425 Old Knoxville Hwy, Sevierville, TN 37876, USA

The Great Smokies Lodge is a part of the famous Wyndham Vacation Resorts family, and this upscale resort located in the Smoky Mountains is quite popular among tourists as well as locals. This lodge/resort is located only a few minutes’ drive away from popular attractions of the region. This resort features two restaurants, outdoor as well as indoor water parks, separate swimming pools, golf course and hot tub. The resort’s condos are well furnished and have different living rooms, flat screen TVs, full kitchens, private balconies and more.