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Best Ways to Save at Our Affordable Gatlinburg Hotel - Sidney James Mountain Lodge in Gatlinburg, TN

sidney james mountain lodge in gatlinburg
March 16, 2018

Finding the right hotel with the right amenities and at the right price can sound like a daunting task. It doesn’t have to be when you stay at our affordable Gatlinburg hotel though! Discover all the ways you can save money at our hotel, so you can just focus on having fun in the Smokies!

1. Check Our Specials

We understand you want the most bang for your buck, but don’t want to compromise either. That’s why we offer great ways to save at our hotel. One is to check back to our specials and discount page. You may be able to save on a price per night or get a night for free! Two, you can become a member and get guest rewards. Guest rewards can save you money when you book direct and you’ll know sooner about special pricing deals. These are ways we try to save you the most and be a great affordable Gatlinburg hotel!

2. Invite Friends

Sometimes it really can be the more the merrier! When you invite a couple of friends or other family members you can actually save some money on expenses. You can all split the costs for your rooms and on traveling expenses like gas. If you go the grocery store or dine out you can split bills like those. Moreover, some attractions in town offer discounts for group tickets.roaring fork trail

3. Find Affordable or Free Activities

You can find a wide variety of free things to do in Gatlinburg that many visitors don’t even realize are available!

  • Visiting Sugarland Cellars Winery
  • Picnics in Mynatt Park
  • Exploring the Great Smoky Mountains National Park
  • Driving through the Gatlinburg Arts & Crafts Community
  • Going fishing in the rivers

4. Dine at Our Cafe

We are proud to offer a convenient and tasty cafe called The Poolside Cafe. Our cafe is a fantastic way for you to save some money! Dining out for every meal while on vacation can be very costly. Instead, trade some meals out at our cafe and you can save. We serve both breakfast and lunch. You can get items like bacon, biscuits with gravy and more for breakfast. At lunchtime, you can pick up some sandwiches, chicken tenders or other items for a nice lunch.

5. Take the Trolley

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Location is one of our best amenities. We are located along the Historic Nature Trail in Gatlinburg. So, we are near all of the major attractions but also far enough away for you to enjoy a peaceful vacation as well. Out front of our hotel is a trolley stop. The Gatlinburg Trolley is an incredibly affordable way to see all of the sights in Gatlinburg without driving or walking.

6. Take Advantage of Amenities

Our amenities are what set us apart and make us a great option for an affordable Gatlinburg hotel. All rooms come with a mini fridge for you to store drinks, snacks and leftovers. We offer pet-friendly rooms as well. Instead of spending a fortune to leave your dog in a kennel, you can bring your four-legged friend along and save that way! Moreover, instead of paying a lot of money to go out to some attractions you can have a great time at our indoor and outdoor pools. Or stay in to have a movie or game night with your friends or kids.

Ready to start planning your vacation at an affordable Gatlinburg hotel that has it all? Check out our rooms today and save for your future vacation.