The Peddler Steakhouse
June 2, 2023

The Smoky Mountains is the perfect place to take a romantic getaway with your sweetheart. There are multiple attractions that offer breathtaking views of the mountains, plus a ton of delectable romantic restaurants around town. If you truly want to impress your special someone, here is a guide to the perfect date night in downtown Gatlinburg:

Take a Ride on the Gatlinburg SkyLift

Gatlinburg SkyLift Park

The Gatlinburg SkyLift has provided romantic rides for couples since it opened in 1954. Since then, it has become an iconic symbol of Gatlinburg. It transports you from the heart of town up to 1,800 feet above sea level to the top of Crockett Mountain. Along the way, you and your date will be presented with an unbelievable view of the Smokies and Gatlinburg. Once you reach the peak of the mountain, you can check out one of the fun attractions at the Gatlinburg SkyPark, such as the SkyBridge and the SkyTrail!

Enjoy a Romantic Dinner

You will be pleased to know that there are a ton of romantic restaurants in downtown Gatlinburg to choose from. After a busy day of sightseeing, you and your sweetheart can dine at one of Gatlinburg’s most famous restaurants. Two of the popular date night spots around town are The Melting Pot and The Peddler Steakhouse . The Melting Pot is a unique interactive dining experience that you won’t find anywhere else. They even offer a special four-course dinner for two, which includes a cheese fondue, salads, entrees, and a chocolate fondue for dessert! If you are in the mood for a steak dinner, you can’t miss out on a trip to The Peddler, where you will be greeted with a romantic atmosphere to go along with a delicious salad bar and mouth watering steaks.

Hit the Shops

OAK TENN Village Shops

Shopping in downtown Gatlinburg is a fun activity for couples. As you make your way down the strip, you will come across all types of unique stores, ranging from Smoky Mountain apparel to home decor. We guarantee you will be able to find something nice to buy for your sweetheart, plus souvenirs to take back home to all your family and friends. Be sure to stop by The Village Shops , which is a collection of 27 specialty boutiques that are set up to resemble a European-themed village! In The Village, you will find everything from candle shops to a store that is all about socks.

Spend the Evening in Your Cabin

Our Smoky Mountain cabins are the perfect place to finish off your romantic evening in Gatlinburg. After a busy day, there is nothing better than spending the night soaking in the bubbling hot tub or cuddling up by the fireplace to watch your favorite movie! You will also love the incredible mountain scenery at your cabin, so be sure to spend some time chatting under the stars on the deck.

Browse through all our 1 bedroom cabins in Gatlinburg today to find the perfect rental for your romantic retreat in the Smoky Mountains! We look forward to seeing you soon!

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