Location, Map & Directions
Downtown Location near Convention Center
With a prime downtown location on Historic Nature Trail Road across the street from the Gatlinburg Convention Center & Mills Auditorium, the Gillette Motel is just steps away from Gatlinburg’s best restaurants, shopping and entertainment.
Walk to attractions like the Space Needle observation tower, Ripley’s Aquarium and Christ in the Smokies Museum and Gardens. Eat at local favorites like Log Cabin Pancake House, Best Italian Cafe & Pizzeria or Calhoun's. Then sample locally made spirits at Sugarlands Distilling Company, Ole Smoky Tennessee Moonshine or Tennessee Homemade Wines — they’re all within walking distance from the Gillette Motel. For shopping, stroll over to the Mountain Mall or Village Shops for one-stop shopping or browse the many specialty shops along Parkway for Smoky Mountain gifts and souvenirs made by local artisans. At the Gillette Motel, you're only a heartbeat away from the best of Gatlinburg.
Address: 235 Historic Nature Trail Road, Gatlinburg, Tennessee 37738
Nestled in the mountains of Eastern Tennessee, the resort town of Gatlinburg is the gateway to Great Smoky Mountains National Park, and from your convenient home base at the Gillette Motel, the area’s attractions are all within easy reach.
Outdoor enthusiasts will want to take advantage of the National Park’s hiking, biking, horseback riding and fishing opportunities. But first, put things into perspective at the Gatlinburg Scenic Overlook or from tram, a 2.1-mile aerial cable car from downtown to the Ober Gatlinburg amusement park and ski resort. Back on the ground, the Gatlinburg area also offers picturesque settings to enjoy golf, whitewater rafting, zip lining, and tubing.
Arts enthusiasts will want to drive the Great Smoky Arts and Crafts Loop and music lovers can’t miss a visit to Dollywood and the many country music revues and dinner theaters in nearby Pigeon Forge. In Gatlinburg and beyond, The Gillette Motel is the perfect launching pad for your visit to the Smoky Mountains. Explore more to see and do in the area at gatlinburg.com.