Nestled in the awe-inspiring Smoky Mountains, Bent Creek Golf Course in Gatlinburg, Tennessee, is a golfing oasis that offers natural beauty, exciting challenges, and a peaceful atmosphere. We wanted to share what makes Bent Creek Golf Course such a wonderful local amenity, as well as 2 Gatlinburg chalet rentals that are conveniently located in close proximity to the course (see below for more info!).
Whether you're a devoted golfer or someone simply seeking a serene escape, Bent Creek promises an unforgettable journey through nature's playground. Join us as we explore the highlights of this exceptional course that deserves a spot on every golfer's bucket list.
Step onto the meticulously maintained fairways of Bent Creek Golf Course and surround yourself with breathtaking vistas of lush greenery, rolling hills, and enchanting wildlife. The course seamlessly blends with its surroundings, boasting magnificent trees and gorgeous water features. The backdrop of the Smoky Mountains adds a touch of magic, creating an awe-inspiring setting that's hard to find elsewhere.
Designed by renowned golf architect Gary Player, Bent Creek Golf Course offers an exhilarating challenge for golfers of all skill levels. With its strategic bunkers, rolling greens, and well-placed water hazards, this 6,182-yard, par-72 course demands precision and strategy. As you navigate the narrow fairways lined with mature trees, accuracy off the tee and smart shot placement become paramount. While the course poses challenges, it also rewards players with moments of triumph and unforgettable shots.
Beyond its natural beauty and thrilling design, Bent Creek Golf Course boasts outstanding amenities tailored to golfers' needs and desires. The fully-stocked pro shop ensures you have everything necessary for a perfect day on the course, offering a wide range of golfing equipment, apparel, and accessories. Skilled golf instructors are also available for private lessons, allowing players to refine their skills or learn the game from scratch. After a round (or two!), head to the clubhouse to unwind and share stories of victories and near misses with fellow golfers over a variety of refreshments.
Bent Creek Golf Course goes beyond simply being a golfing haven. The surrounding area offers a wealth of recreational activities, making it a dream destination for both golfers and non-golfers. Embark on invigorating hikes through the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, experience the thrill of whitewater rafting on the Pigeon River (guests of Mountain Laurel Chalets receive a free rafting trip for each day of their stay), or explore the charming town of Gatlinburg with its unique shops, galleries, and restaurants. Bent Creek serves as the perfect starting point for unforgettable adventures.
All of our Gatlinburg vacation rental cabins are in close proximity to Bent Creek Golf Course, but two in particular are perfectly suited, both in location and layout, for someone looking to plan a golf getaway with a sigifinact other or a few friends. Check them out below:
2 BEDROOM | 2 BATHROOM
- 0.4 miles from driveway to Bent Creek Clubhouse doorstep
- brand new renovation w/mid-century modern charm
- sits directly on the course w/views of the 12th green
- brand new HVAC system and hot water heater
- valley views of the majestic Great Smoky Mountains
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View our entire portfolio of Gatlinburg rental cabins HERE. We have homes to suit every need and budget. If you have questions or would like assistance in finding the perfect property to meet your requirements, please don't hesitate to call our office at (865) 436-5277. We're open daily from 8:00am—4:30pm, and are here to help. We'd love to host you as you plan your Smoky Mountains golf getaway!