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  • Young woman Christmas shopping Two New Christmas Shopping Destinations Open Near Our Sevierville Hotel

    Getting away for the holiday season can be a great way to cut down on the madness of last-minute Christmas parties, frantic gift-wrapping evenings, and trying to figure out whether you’ve put enough lights on your house. Escape to the Smoky Mountains for the week and you’ll be able to sit back and relax — you’re on vacation after all!

    Of course, you’ll still have Christmas shopping to get done. Fortunately, the Smokies are the perfect place to find gifts for everyone on your list! Our Sevierville hotel is right across the street from an outlet mall which is a premiere shopping destination in the Smokies. The outlet mall opened two brand-new stores that make it even easier to find exactly what you want for the special people in your life. The North Face and Pandora offer amazing gifts for your loved ones, whether they’re outdoors adventurers or a women with a passion for elegant accessories.Continue Reading

  • Pigeon Forge holiday lights Back By Popular Demand: Trolley Tours of the Pigeon Forge Christmas Lights

    The most popular way to see the Pigeon Forge Christmas lights is back! This holiday seasons, visitors to the Smokies will be able to admire over five million sparkling lights from the comfort of a Winterfest Trolley. Read on to learn everything you need to know about these special trolley tours.Continue Reading

  • Christmas cookies with festive decorations 6 Reasons to Spend Your Christmas Vacation at the Oak Tree Lodge

    The Christmas season is a truly wonderful time of year in the Smoky Mountains, as the area comes alive with festive light displays, special Christmas shows, and tons of holiday cheer. Make your visit extra special by booking a room at our charming hotel in Pigeon Forge. Here are six reasons why you should spend your Christmas vacation at the Oak Tree Lodge:Continue Reading

  • Happy family at Thanksgiving table 3 Steps for Planning the Perfect Thanksgiving at Our Pigeon Forge Hotel

    The Great Smoky Mountains are the ideal spot for a Thanksgiving getaway! With gorgeous autumn weather, great local restaurants, and so much to see and do, Pigeon Forge is an extremely popular holiday vacation destination. Planning the perfect Thanksgiving at the Oak Tree Lodge isn’t hard when you follow these three easy steps:Continue Reading

  • Romantic couple with the fall leaves 5 Ways to Enjoy a Romantic Weekend at Our Pigeon Forge Hotel

    When you are ready for a romantic vacation or weekend get-away with your special someone, you will want to make reservations at the Oak Tree Lodge. Here are five ways you can enjoy time with your significant other at our Pigeon forge hotel:Continue Reading

  • The Oak Tree Lodge Take a Virtual Tour of the Oak Tree Lodge in Pigeon Forge

    We invite you to take a behind the scenes look at the Oak Tree Lodge in Pigeon Forge with travel and tourism interviewer Meredith Lofton. Meredith paid a special visit to our hotel in Pigeon Forge and was given a personal tour by our own Nancy Willis. Check out the video below:Continue Reading

  • Autumn in the Smokies Top 3 Reasons to Stay at the Oak Tree Lodge in Pigeon Forge This Fall

    When you want to get away on a vacation, one of the best places to visit is Pigeon Forge, Tennessee. However, while deciding what location to travel to may be easy, picking out a hotel is a lot harder. Thankfully, the Oak Tree Lodge makes this whole process simple. Our hotel is ideal for those looking for a great place to stay at in the Great Smoky Mountain area during the fall season. Why? Find out below:Continue Reading

  • Couple using laptop with wifi in hotel room 4 Reasons to Stay at a Pigeon Forge Hotel with WiFi

    Now more than ever, going without internet during your vacation is a major inconvenience. That’s why the Oak Tree Lodge offers complimentary high speed wireless internet for all of our guests! Here are four reasons your family will love staying at a Pigeon Forge hotel with WiFi.  Continue Reading

  • Close up of man dressed in country music clothes playing guitar See Country Star Steve Wariner in Pigeon Forge This July

    Country fans visiting the Great Smoky Mountains this month are in for a real treat. Grammy Award winning artist Steve Wariner will be performing at the Country Tonite Theater! An immensely talented singer, songwriter, and guitar player, Wariner’s show is a can’t miss event for anyone who appreciates great music.Continue Reading

  • Girl on log bridge at ropes course New Tree Tops Ropes Course Attraction Opens Next to the Oak Tree Lodge

    We’re excited to announce that a brand new attraction has just opened next to our Pigeon Forge hotel! The Tree Tops Ropes Course is a one of a kind outdoor adventure right in the heart of the Great Smoky Mountains. Read on to learn everything you need to know about this awesome vertical playground.Continue Reading

  • Purple and orange fireworks See Spectacular Pigeon Forge Fireworks at the July 4th Patriot Festival

    The Great Smoky Mountains always celebrate Independence Day with a bang, and this year is no exception! There will be an amazing Pigeon Forge fireworks display 10 minutes away from the Oak Tree Lodge as part of the annual July 4th Patriot Festival. Jam packed with food and entertainment, the 2014 Patriot Festival will feature the chart topping country group Lonestar. Read on to learn everything you need to know about this incredible free event.

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  • 4 Easy Ways to Save Money at Dollywood’s Splash Country in Pigeon Forge

    Family at water park going down red water slideThe best water park in Tennessee is open for the summer! To help you make the most of your vacation in the Smokies, we’ve put together some of our favorite ways to save money at Dollywood’s Splash Country in Pigeon Forge. Continue Reading