Valley Forge Inn: The Best Hotel Near The Island in Pigeon Forge

July 15, 2016
The Great Smoky Mountain Wheel ride at The Island in Pigeon Forge

The Island in Pigeon Forge is the newest and most popular shopping and entertainment complex in the Smokies. Featuring more than 60 unique stores, a variety of fantastic restaurants, and a great collection of fun rides and attractions, it’s easy to spend the whole day here.

When you stay at Valley Forge Inn, you will be just a 5 minute walk from all of the fun at The Island!  Our inviting hotel is the perfect home away from home when you visit the Smoky Mountains. Read on to learn everything you need to know about our wonderful hotel near The Island in Pigeon Forge.

Convenience and Comfort

Valley Forge Inn is a family run hotel, and we try to make all of our guests feel like part of our family too. With 171 rooms to choose from, we welcome groups of all sizes. Our King Rooms are perfect for couples on vacation, while our Family Suites are ideal for parties of 6 – 8 people. We even offer Two-Level Townhouses for special family getaways!

Each day at Valley Forge Inn starts with a tasty continental breakfast featuring pastries, toast, bagels, cereal, oatmeal and grits packets, fruit, coffee, and juice. On the weekends, we also offer biscuits and gravy, so you’ll have plenty of energy for your adventures in Pigeon Forge.

When you’re not out and about at The Island or another attraction on the Parkway, you can enjoy our hotel’s wonderful indoor or outdoor pool. Featuring a special outdoor kiddie pool, our swimming complex is always a big hit with kids!

Walk to the Best Restaurants, Shops, and Attractions in Pigeon ForgeThe outside of Paula Deen's Family Kitchen in Pigeon Forge.

Guests at Valley Forge Inn will save a ton of money on gas, because they will be able to walk to some of the most talked about destinations in the Smoky Mountains! Here are just some of the popular places you can visit when you stay at our hotel near The Island in Pigeon Forge:

Paula Deen’s Family Kitchen – Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, this excellent restaurant serves delicious Deen family recipes. Everything is served family style, so be sure to come hungry!

Paula Deen’s The Bag Lady – For a quick and tasty lunch, head to Paula Deen’s homemade sandwich shop. Don’t leave without trying one of Paula’s famous Ooey Gooey Butter Cakes!

Margaritaville – Inspired by Jimmy Buffett’s classic song, the Margaritaville restaurant is all about taking it easy and enjoying a great meal. We recommend the Cheeseburgers in Paradise!

Big Rock Candy Kitchen – Indulge your sweet tooth by picking up some rock candy, saltwater taffy, fudge, caramel apples, and other tempting treats.

Build-A-Bear Workshop – Create your very own stuffed animal at this fun shop for kids.

The Great Smoky Mountain Wheel – Enjoy breathtaking views of Pigeon Forge from atop this 200 foot tall ferris wheel. All of the gondolas are climate controlled and can seat up to 8 people.

The Island Fountain Show – Every half hour from 10 a.m. – 11:30 p.m., the fountains at The Island perform a synchronized routine to a popular song. The fountain show is especially pretty at night, when all of the streams of water are lit up in different shades of blue, purple, and green. Don’t miss out on these other free things to do at The Island in Pigeon Forge.

Two Queen beds at a room in Valley Forge Inn in Pigeon Forge.Choose Your Room at Valley Forge Inn

Ready to start planning your vacation at our hotel near The Island in Pigeon Forge? Check out our complete selection of Pigeon Forge hotel rooms. If you have any questions about our hotel, or would like a room recommendation, don’t hesitate to give our friendly staff a call. We can’t wait to see you on your next getaway in the Smokies!