If you’re looking for a place to stay near Dollywood with the kids, in this Pigeon Forge Vacation Guide we share the top Pigeon Forge Family Resorts near Dollywood which offer spacious family suites with plenty of room for everyone to spread out and have a good time.
Best Family Resorts In Pigeon Forge, TN
If you visit our Smoky Mountains Vacation Guide, you will discover there are several important gateway towns to the Smoky Mountains.
Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg have become two of the most popular destinations in Tennessee. Dollywood alone attracts nearly 2.5 million visitors per year and families make up a large part of that number.
Pigeon Forge is home to hundreds of hotels ranging from low-end budget motels to high-end luxury resorts and everything in between, but perhaps the most abundant supply are the hotels and resorts that cater to families.
Many resorts in Pigeon Forge, TN offer family suites with bunk beds, kitchens, indoor and outdoor pools, water slides and some even have mini water parks.
If you’d like to learn about hotels near The Island, Pigeon Forge’s newest and fast growing family attraction, read our article on the top 5 Hotels near the Island.
The Best Pigeon Forge Hotels Near Dollywood
Ok, let’s cut to the chase, and answer those burning questions I’m sure you have about these hotels.
How close will you be to Dollywood and other major Pigeon Forge attractions?
Good news. These 5 best family resorts in Pigeon Forge, TN hotels are within 10 minutes of Dollywood and the Parkway.
Dollywood’s Dreammore Resort
Family Suites with Bunk Beds
The following family suite types are available giving Dollywood’s DreamMore the most versatile family suite selections of any hotel in Pigeon Forge.
- King with Bunk, sleeps 4- This room has the king and bunk in a studio style suite
- Family Suite, sleeps 4- These suites have a kings size bed and a twin bunk, but either have a dividing wall for privacy or a completely separate bedroom
- Junior Suite, sleeps 6- Largest family suite at Dollywood’s DreamMore, featuring a King bed in one room, twin bunk in a separate area (no door to separate room, however), and a pull out sofa that sleeps 2
- Reunion King Suite, sleeps 4- Two-room suite with a separate master bedroom with a king bed and living room with queen sleeper sofa
- 2 Bedroom Suite, sleeps 8- Three-room suites with separate master bedroom with a king-size bed, a separate living room with queen-size sleeper sofa and a second bedroom with two queen beds.
In addition to so many family-friendly room sizes and the close proximity to Dollywood with a shuttle service, the DreamMore also features numerous kid-friendly amenities.
- Camp DW- Fun craft and game area for kids to hangout
- Indoor and Outdoor Pool
- Family Game Room
Check Rates at Dollywood’s DreamMore
Riverstone Resort and Spa
Riverstone Resort & Spa is located 6 minutes from the Dollywood entrance in Pigeon Forge, TN. The resort is perfect for families looking to relax after a long day at Dollywood with plenty for the kids to do too.
Mom and dad will enjoy the spa services while the kids lounge around in the lazy river or romp on the playground.
Riverstone Resort & Spa is perfect for families who want to spread out and have some more room when relaxing. The following room types easily accommodate families of all sizes.
All room types include a full kitchen and most also have a fireplace and in-room laundry. Note there is no daily housekeeping as these rooms are considered condos and there is an additional cleaning fee added to the room rate. Check the Riverstone Resort & Spa for booking details.
- One Bedroom Queen Beds Riverview- Two queen beds, private balcony, kitchen, fireplace
- Two Bedroom Queen Beds- King Bed in Master, 2 Queen Beds in Guest room, Private Balcony Overlooking River, Kitchen, Fireplace
- Two Bedroom/Twin Beds-King Bed in Master, 2 Twin Beds in Guest room, Sleeper Sofa, Kitchen, Fireplace
- Two Bedroom Condo- 1353 square foot condo with private balcony, two king beds, sleeper sofa, 2 bathrooms, Jacuzzi tub, kitchen, living room, gas fireplace
- Three Bedroom Condo-Three bedroom 1444 sq ft suite, private balcony, a sleeper sofa, 2 bathrooms, and a 6ft Jacuzzi tub, kitchen, living room, gas fireplace
- Three Bedrooms King Riverview-3 King Beds, Sleeper Sofa, Private Riverview Balcony, Kitchen, Fireplace
- Three Bedrooms Twins-King Bed in Two Bedrooms, 2 Twin Beds in Other Bedroom, Private Balcony, Full Kitchen
Amenities at Riverstone Resort & Spa
- Indoor/Outdoor Pool Complex
- Lazy River
- Children’s Pool
- Riverfront Picnic and BBQ Area
Check Rates at Riverstone Resort & Spa
Cherokee Lodge Condominiums
Cherokee Lodge Condominiums is a brand new resort facility located 5 minutes from Dollywood in Pigeon Forge.
This luxurious condo complex offers large open floor plans complete with granite countertops throughout, wood floors, whirlpool baths, and large private balconies. Though this resort is so near Dollywood, your family may have trouble leaving the condo.
Kid-Friendly Suites at Cherokee Lodge Condominiums
- Two Bedroom Condo-2BR/2BA, Fully Equipped Kitchen, Gas Fireplace, Private Balcony
- Three Bedroom Condo-3BR/3BA, Fully Equipped Kitchen, Gas Fireplace, Private Balcony
Kid-Friendly Amenities at Cherokee Lodge Condominiums
- Outdoor pool with slide and water features
Sunrise Ridge Resorts
Sunrise Ridge Resorts is part of the luxurious Diamond Resorts and Hotels company. Your family will feel like you’ve won the lottery with this resort.
The rates are incredibly reasonable for such an expansive resort and spacious lodging.
Sunrise Ridge Resorts also has the perfect location near Dollywood and The Great Smoky Mountains National Park so your family can enjoy the thrills of roller coasters on one day and then breathe in the fresh Smoky Mountain air while hiking to beautiful vistas the next.
- Two Bedroom- 2 King Beds, Queen Sleeper Sofa, Fireplace, Washer/Dryer, Full Kitchen
- Deluxe Two Bedroom-2 King Beds, Queen Sleeper Sofa, Fireplace, Washer/Dryer, Full Kitchen, Whirlpool Tub
- Three Bedroom-2 King Beds, Queen Sleeper Sofa, 3 Full Baths, TV, Fireplace, Full Kitchen
- Indoor Pool
- Outdoor Pool
- Onsite Arcade
- BBQ Area
Book a Room at Sunrise Ridge Resorts
Comfort Inn & Suites at Dollywood Lane
For a budget friendly option, the Comfort Inn & Suites at Dollywood Lane is conveniently located 9 minutes from the Dollywood entrance.
The hotel is also located at a Trolley stop making it a breeze to explore all the things to do in Pigeon Forge without getting your car.
Family Suites at Comfort Inn & Suites
- Family Suite-1 room Suite w/ 2 Queen Beds, Sofa Sleeper, 2-person Whirlpool Tub, Fireplace, Private Balcony
- Indoor Pool
- Outdoor Pool
- Complimentary Breakfast
More Pigeon Forge Hotels With Family Suites
Still haven’t found what you are looking for? Have a look at these other Pigeon Forge hotels with family suites.
- Music Road Resort– Large family resort with waterpark and several family suite layouts
- The Inn At Christmas Place– Christmas themed resort with waterpark & two room family suites
- Arbors At Island Landing Hotels & Suites– Located near the Island offering a variety of family suites that accomodate upwards of 12 people
- Pigeon River Inn-Highly rated budget friendly hotel near Dollywood with family suites
- Wilderness at the Smokies-Well known family resort with indoor and outdoor waterpark
What are your favorite hotels with family suites in Pigeon Forge, TN?
Pigeon Forge Vacation Resources
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