Five Kid-Friendly Hotels In Pigeon Forge Near Dollywood

Pigeon Forge, TN, along with Gatlinburg, is one of several gateway towns to the Smoky Mountains and has become one of the most popular vacation destinations in Tennessee. Dollywood alone attracts nearly 2.5 million visitors per year and families make up a large part of that number. Fortunately for you that means more hotels are recognizing the need to have larger rooms and family suites. If you’re looking to stay in the near Dollywood in Pigeon Forge, TN, but need something a little bigger than a standard hotel room for your family, these 5 Pigeon Forge Hotels near Dollywood for families are just what you need.

Cherokee Lodge Condos near Dollywood

What Are The Best Family Resorts In Pigeon Forge, TN?

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 what makes Pigeon Forge such a great place to travel with your family are the large number of hotels that accomodate large families. Many Pigeon Forge hotels offer family suites with kitchens, indoor and outdoor pools, waterslides or mini waterparks, and even bunk beds.

The scope of this article will focus on the top hotels near Dollywood that offer family suites. 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 Kid-Friendly Hotels in Pigeon Forge 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. All 5 hotels are in the heart of Pigeon Forge and within 10 minutes of Dollywood and the Parkway.

Dollywood’s Dreammore Resort

Dollywood's Dreammore Resort

Kid-Friendly Suites at DreamMore Resort

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.

Kid-Friendly Amenities at DreamMore Resort

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
  • Playground

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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 Pigeon Forge, TN

Kid-Friendly Suites at Riverstone Resort & Spa

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 not daily housekeeping as these rooms are considered condos and their is an additional cleaning fee added to the room rate. Check booking site for 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

Kid-Friendly Amenities at Riverstone Resort & Spa

  • Indoor/Outdoor Pool Complex
  • Lazy River
  • Children’s Pool
  • Playground
  • Riverfront Picnic and BBQ Area

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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 Dollwyood, your family may have trouble leaving the condo.

Cherokee Lodge Pigeon Forge, TN

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
  • Waterslide

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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 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 breath in the fresh Smoky Mountain air while hiking to beautiful vistas the next.

Sunrise Ridge Resort Pigeon Forge

Kid-Friendly Suites at Sunrise Ridge Resorts

  • 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

Kid-Friendly Amenities at Sunrise Ridge Resorts

  • Indoor Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Onsite Arcade
  • BBQ Area

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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.

Comfort Inn and Suites at Dollywood Lane

Kid-Friendly Suites at Comfort Inn & Suites at Dollywood Lane

  • Family Suite-1 room Suite w/ 2 Queen Beds, Sofa Sleeper, 2-person Whirlpool Tub, Fireplace, Private Balcony

Kid-Friendly Amenities at Comfort Inn & Suites at Dollywood Lane

  • Indoor Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Complimentary Breakfast

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Fun Things To Do Near Dollywood

The Smoky Mountains Sightseeing Flex Pass: Save Big on 30+ Attractions and Tours

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Save up to 30% off admission to over 30 Smoky Mountain attractions throughout Pigeon Forge, Gatlinburg, and the entire Smoky Mountains region with The Smoky Mountains Sightseeing Flex Pass.

Dollywood, Pigeon Forge, TN 

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Dollywood® continues to be the star Smoky Mountains family attraction featuring roller coasters that range from kid-friendly to thrill seeker and everything in between. Not a thrill seeker? No problem, Dollywood® is also known for family friendly shows, world renown festivals such as the Festival of Nations, Great Pumpkin Luminights, Harvest Festival, and Smoky Mountains Christmas Festival.

Pigeon Forge: The Coaster at Goats on the Roof

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Looking to go dashing down the mountainside at 30 miles per hour with the whole family? Goats on the Roof in Pigeon Forge is one of the best alpine coasters in Tennessee. The little tykes will enjoy the gem mining and feeding the goats while eating homemade ice cream and fudge.

Rocky Top Mountain Coaster Ticket

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For a unique mountain coaster experience, consider Rocky Top Mountain Coaster sits on over 20 acres of beautiful Smoky Mountains countryside and features several twists, turns, and tunnels. You can also enjoy a night time ride as the lighted tracks guide through the thrill of a lifetime.

Titanic Museum Pigeon Forge Admission Ticket

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Titanic Museum Attraction in Pigeon Forge is a family favorite. This educational museum offers an upfront seat to one of the most tragic events in history. You will be fascinated as you learn about the passengers and crew and what it was like to be on the Titanic on that fateful night.

WonderWorks All-Access Pass in Pigeon Forge

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Wonderworks in Pigeon Fork, Tennessee is a fascinating indoor amusement park featuring more than 100 kids to explore. Kids are encouraged to solve puzzles and complete activities using their imagination and logic.

Ripley's Old MacDonald's Farm Mini-Golf

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At Ripley’s Old MacDonald’s Farm Mini-Golf your family will 54 amazing holes featuring the animals and farmyard fun on Old MacDonald's farm. The course offers water features and obstacles as well as an arcade for the older kiddos.

Interactive World of MagiQuest Admission in Pigeon Forge

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Take the family on a roleplaying adventure and skip the lines by booking early. This admission ticket will give you access to 4 separate attractions: A 60-minute interactive roleplaying experience, laser tag, mini golf, and the world’s largest mirror maze.

Beyond The Lens - Interactive Museum Admission

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Interactive museum with lots of games, photos and videos where you explore pop culture throughout the decades. Learn about JFK conspiracies, what the Royals keep in their closets, and walk down the Red Carpet like a star. Great indoor activity for those bad weather days (we get a few) in the Smokies.

Pigeon Forge Snow: Indoor Snow Tubing Admission

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Feel like blasting down a snowy hill on a tube when it's 90 degrees outside? Okay, go ahead. Have a blast at Pigeon Forge Snow Tubing any tie of the year.

Paula Deen's Lumberjack Feud - Show Ticket

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Take a break from all the attractions and take in a show. The kids will love the Paula Deen's Lumberjack Feud Show (and I suspect dad will too!)

4-in-One All Access Pass - Pigeon Forge

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Can't decide? You don't have to with the 4-in-1, All Access Pass to the Hollywood Wax Museum Entertainment Center in Pigeon Forge, and explore fun attractions, appropriate for all ages.

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