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Posted on 3/28/2023

TOP FIVE GATLINBURG/PIGEON FORGE ACTIVITIES FOR SENIORS

Life is short and time with those we love is in limited supply. Yes, it's easy to become consumed by the routines and demands of daily life, but it's important to prioritize spending time with those we cherish, particularly our elderly loved ones. If you're seeking a destination to escape the monotony of everyday life and make unforgettable memories with family members like Mom and Dad, Grandpa and Grandma, and Aunts and Uncles, look no further than the Smoky Mountains of Tennessee. With a wide ...

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Posted on 3/27/2023

FROM YOUR DOORSTEP TO OBER MOUNTAIN IN 0.6 MILES

Are you looking for a peaceful Gatlinburg mountain retreat with easy access to year-round sports? Look no further than the Appalachian Dream Lodge, located just over half a mile from the Ober Mountain Resort in the heart of the beautiful Smoky Mountains! Mountain Laurel Chalets is pleased to offer Appalachian Dream Lodge as one of our wonderful Gatlinburg cabin rentals. ...

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Posted on 3/14/2023

FREE TICKETS TO MAJOR GATLINBURG ATTRACTIONS? YES, PLEASE!

One of the ways we do that is by offering every single guest of Mountain Laurel Chalets access to a complimentary guest concierge service, powered by Xplorie. Not only will the concierge help you plan an intinerary for your visit to the Smoky Mountains of Tennessee, but they'll also offer you free tickets to most major attractions for every single day of your stay! ...

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Posted on 3/10/2023

THE PERFECT CABIN FOR ROCKY TOP SPORTS WORLD GUESTS

If you've ever wondered where to find the fabled pot of gold, we have excellent news: expensive trans-Atlantic flights and treks through Ireland won't be necessary. You need look no further than Gatlinburg, TN. Rainbow's End, a spectacular cabin located on the east side of Gatlinburg, is the perfect destination for any Smoky Mountain loving guests, especially those coming to Gatlinburg for the Rocky Top Sports World sports complex. This four bedroom, four bathroom Gatlinburg cabin rental sleeps ...

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Posted on 3/7/2023

NINE EXCITING THINGS TO DO THIS SPRING IN THE SMOKIES

There is so much to love about the Great Smoky Mountains in spring. Trees unfurling their leaves. Flowers erupting in color. Furry friends awaking from a long winter's nap. Easter's story of renewal. School breaks and family time. We're highlighting several upcoming Smoky Mountain springtime events that are worth noting for everyone that loves this area. Don't miss the opportunity to come visit the Gatlinburg/Pigeon Forge area during the incredibly beautiful spring season and create special me ...

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Posted on 2/13/2023

TOP FIVE BREAKFAST RESTAURANTS IN GATLINBURG AND PIGEON FORGE

From pancakes and donuts to eggs and bacon, you'll find just the entree to satisfy your breakfast craving. Typically made with country flair, lots of love, and heaps of butter, southern breakfasts are known for their heartiness, originally designed to help sustain hardworking folks all the working day long. We might not work hand to plow much these days, but it's still fun to occasionally eat like we do! ...

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Posted on 2/7/2023

TOP FIVE ROMANTIC GATLINBURG DATE IDEAS

We’re approaching Valentine’s Day, and while we’re sure you’ve thought ahead and already have your significant other’s gift planned and prepared (cough-cough, wink-wink), we thought it timely to remind you that the best gift you can give your loved one is quality time together. Imagine their delight when you tell them you’ve planned a trip to Gatlinburg, complete with a stay at their favorite Mountain Laurel Chalets property! Plan a trip for Valentine's week and schedule an impromptu gift-away ( ...

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Posted on 1/18/2023

A GATLINBURG FOOD TOUR ON $40/DAY

Gatlinburg is a city that rarely sleeps, and it seems there’s a new and unique activity at every turn. One can visit repeatedly and still just scratch the surface of all there is to do. Adding to the excitement is the enormous and eclectic array of restaurants found in the area. From carnival-esque food and casual eats to white-napkin restaurants, eating one’s way through Gatlinburg is an activity in and of itself, especially for foodies like me ...

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Posted on 1/16/2023

CORE VALUE SPOTLIGHT: FAMILY MATTERS

You’ll hear us say it on repeat: at Mountain Laurel Chalets, we believe that family matters. The family is the core of both our company and society as a whole. The MLC family is composed of our staff, guests, and owners alike. We desire to love and... ...

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Posted on 1/9/2023

SIX REASONS YOU SHOULD VISIT GATLINBURG

Gatlinburg is known for its quirky approach to tourism and long history of southern hospitality. It only makes sense that there is a long list of interesting (and fun) reasons our beloved city is simply irresistible. Enjoy a few of these little tidbits, and remember, it's always a good time to visit the magical city that is Gatlinburg. ...

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