Under Canvas Great Smoky Mountains

tennessee, united states

From $189/night
  • bath products
  • bbq grill
  • bedding
  • heater
  • restaurant
  • robes
  • running water
  • wood-burning stove
  • campfire activities
  • guided tours
  • hiking
  • massage
  • nature walks
  • rafting
  • stargazing
  • zip-lining
  • On-site restaurant
  • Check-in

    3:00 PM

  • Check-out

    10:00 AM

  • Taxes

    20.75%, taxes and camp fees, not included

  • Gift Cards

    Available, please inquire.

  • Included in the Rates

    Accommodations, linens, towels, shampoo and body wash.

  • Gratuity

    Not included, but appreciated.

  • Other Fees

    The property does not allow food in tents due to bear activity. $100 will be charged to your card if food is consumed in tents.

  • Parking

    Included on-site

  • Cellular Signal

    None

  • Wi-Fi Signal

    None

  • Minimum Age for Children

    1

  • Additional Guests

    Intended occupancy of each tent type is provided in the given tent description. Cots must be added for any guests exceeding the intended occupancy at a fee of $10 per cot per stay. Parties exceeding our maximum occupancy to check in to a single tent.

  • Suggested items to bring with you

    The weather in this area is subject to change rapidly. Please make sure you bring layering items, including warm and waterproof layers.

  • Reservation and Cancellation Policy

    All cancelled reservations are subject to a 15% cancellation penalty. Reservations cancelled under 30 days prior to arrival are subject to a 100% cancellation penalty. 

  • Pet Policy

    Pets are welcome at this property. The property charges a $25/night per pet. Pets cannot be left unattended in the tent and must be on a leash at all times.

How Do I Get There?

Directions from Knoxville, TN

Take US-441 South for approximately 20 miles. Take a right at Pleasant Hill Rd in Sevier County and then take River Divide Rd to Parkway in Pigeon Forge. Turn right onto Pigeon Forge Parkway (US321), continue on, then turn right onto Conner Heights Rd/Indian Cir Dr (Streetlight labeled #10). In 0.5 miles continue onto Mill Creek Rd. In 0.7 miles, just after passing the Smoky Mountain Ziplines, turn left at the bridge to stay on Mill Creek Rd. You will pass some horse stables on your left, just over the bridge. **note you may lose cell service from here. Continue straight on Mill Creek Rd which become Laurel Lick Rd. Follow the Under Canvas signs. Take a left at the big red shipping containers (there’ll be a small lake on your right after you turn) and follow the pebble driveway up the hill and through the forest to arrive at camp.

 

Directions from Great Smoky Mountains National Park (approx. 20-minute drive)

Head North on Wear Cove Gap Rd toward Little Greenbrier Trail. Continue on to Line Springs Rd and then turn right onto US-321 N. Turn right onto Bryan Rd, continue on for about half a mile and then take a left onto Valley View Rd. Take a right on Little Cove Rd, and then another right on Little Cove Church Rd. Little Cove Church Rd turns slightly right and becomes Laurel Lick Rd. Turn right on Bruce Ogle Rd. and follow the signs to camp.

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Discover the Breathtaking Southern Appalachian Wilderness with Luxury Gatlinburg Lodging in the Smoky Mountains. Explore the untouched beauty of The Great Smoky Mountains National Park while enjoying the splendor of glamping in the authentic safari inspired canvas tents. There’s really no luxury lodging or accommodations in Gatlinburg, TN or near the Smokies like it. Unquestionably, an experience of a lifetime.

Under Canvas® is the ultimate outdoor experience offering convenient access to more than 800-square-miles of lush forest, pristine mountain views and the Appalachian Trail. Find yourself immersed in an international biosphere reserve where you’ll wake up to the sounds of nature on the 182-acre camp just minutes from America’s most visited national park.

If you’re looking for an unparalleled adventure, allow Under Canvas® to take you on an unforgettable journey back in time amid Gatlinburg’s “Land of the Blue Smoke.” The opportunities to explore all that the Great Smoky Mountains have to offer are literally endless, but they know that organizing activities for a vacation can be time consuming and energy zapping so they’ve put together some of their favorite tours and activities so that all you have to do is show up. Why not take advantage of our local expertise and experience all the area has to offer?

Under Canvas Great Smoky Mountains

Glamping Types

  • Tents

Great For

  • couples
  • families
  • honeymoon
  • large groups
  • pets
  • romantic
  • small groups
  • solo travelers
  • wedding

Setting

  • countryside
  • forest / woods
  • national park

Total Accommodations

  • 37

Minimum Night Stay

  • 1

Rates Based On

  • per unit

Best time to visit

Open: April 4 - Dec 1 2019; April 2 - Nov 29, 2020

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
5.0 80 Reviews
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Accommodations

  • Deluxe Tents

    From $284/night
    01
    04
  • Deluxe with Adjacent Hive

    From $459
    01
    03
  • Safari Tents

    From $189/night
    01
    04
  • Safari with 3 Twin Beds

    From $264
    01
    02
  • Safari with Adjacent Hive

    From $304
    01
    03
  • Stargazer

    From $359/night
    01
    03
  • Suite

    From $359/night
    01
    04
  • Amenities
    • bath products
    • bbq grill
    • bedding
    • heater
    • restaurant
    • robes
    • running water
    • wood-burning stove
  • Experiences
    • campfire activities
    • guided tours
    • hiking
    • massage
    • nature walks
    • rafting
    • stargazing
    • zip-lining
  • Dining Options
    • On-site restaurant
  • Policies
    • Check-in

      3:00 PM

    • Check-out

      10:00 AM

    • Taxes

      20.75%, taxes and camp fees, not included

    • Gift Cards

      Available, please inquire.

    • Included in the Rates

      Accommodations, linens, towels, shampoo and body wash.

    • Gratuity

      Not included, but appreciated.

    • Other Fees

      The property does not allow food in tents due to bear activity. $100 will be charged to your card if food is consumed in tents.

    • Parking

      Included on-site

    • Cellular Signal

      None

    • Wi-Fi Signal

      None

    • Minimum Age for Children

      1

    • Additional Guests

      Intended occupancy of each tent type is provided in the given tent description. Cots must be added for any guests exceeding the intended occupancy at a fee of $10 per cot per stay. Parties exceeding our maximum occupancy to check in to a single tent.

    • Suggested items to bring with you

      The weather in this area is subject to change rapidly. Please make sure you bring layering items, including warm and waterproof layers.

    • Reservation and Cancellation Policy

      All cancelled reservations are subject to a 15% cancellation penalty. Reservations cancelled under 30 days prior to arrival are subject to a 100% cancellation penalty. 

    • Pet Policy

      Pets are welcome at this property. The property charges a $25/night per pet. Pets cannot be left unattended in the tent and must be on a leash at all times.

  • Location

    How Do I Get There?

    Directions from Knoxville, TN

    Take US-441 South for approximately 20 miles. Take a right at Pleasant Hill Rd in Sevier County and then take River Divide Rd to Parkway in Pigeon Forge. Turn right onto Pigeon Forge Parkway (US321), continue on, then turn right onto Conner Heights Rd/Indian Cir Dr (Streetlight labeled #10). In 0.5 miles continue onto Mill Creek Rd. In 0.7 miles, just after passing the Smoky Mountain Ziplines, turn left at the bridge to stay on Mill Creek Rd. You will pass some horse stables on your left, just over the bridge. **note you may lose cell service from here. Continue straight on Mill Creek Rd which become Laurel Lick Rd. Follow the Under Canvas signs. Take a left at the big red shipping containers (there’ll be a small lake on your right after you turn) and follow the pebble driveway up the hill and through the forest to arrive at camp.

     

    Directions from Great Smoky Mountains National Park (approx. 20-minute drive)

    Head North on Wear Cove Gap Rd toward Little Greenbrier Trail. Continue on to Line Springs Rd and then turn right onto US-321 N. Turn right onto Bryan Rd, continue on for about half a mile and then take a left onto Valley View Rd. Take a right on Little Cove Rd, and then another right on Little Cove Church Rd. Little Cove Church Rd turns slightly right and becomes Laurel Lick Rd. Turn right on Bruce Ogle Rd. and follow the signs to camp.

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