Gatlinburg is a mountain town in eastern Tennessee with a population of 4,000 and is primarily known as the gateway to the 520,000-acre Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Many of the attractions offer views of the park including the 407-ft Space Needle observation tower and the Sky Lift, a 2.1-mile aerial cable car that journeys from Downtown to the popular amusement park and ski resort, Ober Gatlinburg.
Communities: Gatlinburg offers a variety of homes in its area including many private subdivisions, retirement communities, and scenic cabins. For more information on homes for sale in the Gatlinburg area, click here to see an extended version of our preferred communities.
Parks & Attractions: Gatlinburg is located near the Great Smoky Mountains National Park which attracts many Tennesseans and out of state adventures, but also has many local parks, including the Herbert Holt Park, Mynatt Park, Mills Park, and Gatlinburg Recreation.
Schools: Residents living in the Gatlinburg area are zoned for Pi Beta Phi Elementary School, Pittman Center Elementary, Middle and High School.
Our Favorite Restaurants in Gatlinburg:
- Crockett’s Breakfast Camp – serves as the legacy of David C. “Crockett” Maples, an original frontiersman, honored soldier, and devoted family man with an inspiring will to overcome any obstacle in his path. The food and service quality of Crockett’s Breakfast Camp stands to honor this true American hero who made his mark in these mountains over 150 years ago. Ranked #1 of 120 Gatlinburg restaurants, Crockett’s Breakfast Camp is known for serving the best home cooked breakfast in the Smoky Mountains.