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Cherokee North Carolina Hotels & Motels

Find accommodations in Cherokee with the hotel list provided below. Search for cheap and discounted hotel and motel rates in or near Cherokee, NC for your personal leisure or group travel. Discover the most favored Cherokee, North Carolina motel and hotel rooms. Browse the Cherokee area hotels to find the perfect lodging! Please use the provided map of the Cherokee hotels. Planning a group? Lock in Cherokee Group Hotel Discounts

The Cherokee center point is about 1 mile north of Cherokee Indian Reservation and 1 mile north of Ceremonial Grounds.

As a major center for Cherokee Nation culture and a gateway to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, it's no wonder Cherokee is a popular destination in western North Carolina. From history to culture to nature, discover all that Cherokee has to offer. More from this guide...

Cherokee Hotels/Accommodations

Fairfield Inn & Suites - Cherokee
+1-888-389-4121
568 Painttown Rd., Cherokee, NC 28719
  • 3-star Mountain property
  • 20 suites in property
  • Rooms need regular maintenance
  • No microwave
From$107
Very Good 4.0 /5 Review Score Call BookMore Details
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Great Smokies Inn Cherokee : 1636 Acquoni
+1-888-675-2083
1636 Acquoni, Cherokee, NC 28719
  • 3 star Mountain property
  • Check in: 3pm
From$65
Very Good 4.0 /5 Guest Reviews Call BookMore Details
Bay Mountain Inn : 1455 Acquoni Rd.
+1-800-716-8490
1455 Acquoni Rd., Cherokee, NC 28719
  • Low priced hotel
  • Check in time: 12:00 PM
From$60
Very Good 4.0 /5 Hotel Reviews Call BookMore Details
Super 8 by Wyndham Cherokee in Cherokee
+1-800-805-5223
1223 Tsali Blvd., Cherokee, NC 28719
  • Low priced Mountain property
  • 3 floors in hotel
From$60
Average 3.0 /5 Hotel Reviews Call BookMore Details
Hampton Inn Cherokee
+1-888-965-1860
185 Tsalagi Rd., Cherokee, NC 28719
  • Three Star Mountain hotel
  • Complimentary breakfast is offered
  • Check in properly
  • Great reception
From$112
Very Good 4.0 /5 Review Score Call BookMore Details
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Cherokee / Casino, an IHG Hote
+1-888-788-5576
376 Painttown Rd., Cherokee, NC 28719
  • Low priced Mountain property
  • Free breakfast
From$99
Average 3.0 /5 Review Score Call BookMore Details
Chestnut Tree Inn Cherokee
+1-888-897-9207
37 Tsalagi Rd., Cherokee, NC 28719
  • 3 star Mountain property
  • 154 rooms in hotel
From$89
Average 3.0 /5 Recent Reviews Call BookMore Details
Rodeway Inn & Suites on the River
+1-888-311-4278
44 Tsalagi Rd., Asheville, NC 28719 ~2.63 miles southwest of Cherokee
  • Two-star hotel
  • Check-in time: 15:00
From$60
Very Good 4.0 /5 Read Reviews Call BookMore Details
Cherokee Grand Hotel in Cherokee
+1-888-469-4795
196 Painttown Rd., Cherokee, NC 28719
  • 3 star Mountain property
  • 97 rooms in hotel
From$80
Average 3.0 /5 Reviews Call BookMore Details
Econo Lodge
+1-888-734-9421
20 River Rd., Cherokee, NC 28719
  • Two star hotel
  • Check in: 15:00
From$60
Very Good 4.0 /5 Hotel Reviews Call BookMore Details
Quality Inn Cherokee
+1-888-841-5292
671 Us 441 North Bypass, Cherokee, NC 28719
  • Three Star Riverfront property
  • Free breakfast
From$75
Very Good 4.0 /5 Recent Reviews Call BookMore Details
Days Inn by Wyndham Cherokee Near Casino - Cherokee
+1-888-455-5160
660 Painttown Rd., Cherokee, NC 28719
  • Economical property
From$60
Average 3.0 /5 Recent Reviews Call BookMore Details
Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Cherokee
+1-888-965-8297
674 Casino Trail, Cherokee, NC 28719
  • Low Cost Mountain property
  • Check-in time: 3:00pm
  • Wifi didn't work
  • Breakfast bar did not have
From$71
Average 3.5 /5 Guest Reviews Call BookMore Details
Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Bryson City : 82 Songbird Forest Rd.
+1-888-906-6358
82 Songbird Forest Rd., Bryson City, NC 28713 ~9.23 miles southwest of Cherokee
  • Low-priced property
  • 3 floors in property
  • Food could be better
  • Minibar can be a problem
Microtel Inn & Suites By Wyndham Sylva Dillsboro Area : 89 Rufus Robinson Rd.
+1-888-749-6785
89 Rufus Robinson Rd., Sylva, NC 28779 ~9.42 miles south of Cherokee
  • Cheap Mountain property
  • Complimentary breakfast is offered
From$67
Very Good 4.0 /5 Recent Reviews Call BookMore Details
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Sleep Inn Bryson City - Cherokee Area in Bryson City
+1-888-878-9982
500 Veterans Blvd., Bryson City, NC 28713 ~9.50 miles southwest of Cherokee
  • Midscale hotel
  • Hotel has 2 floors
  • Bathroom could be bigger
  • Rooms are ok
From$65
Very Good 4.5 /5 Hotel Reviews Call BookMore Details
Mckinley Edwards Inn : 208 Arlington Ave.
+1-888-389-4485
208 Arlington Ave., Bryson City, NC 28713 ~9.70 miles southwest of Cherokee
  • 3 star Mountain property
  • Hotel has 3 floors
From$89
Very Good 4.0 /5 Guest Reviews Call BookMore Details
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Sylva - Western Carolina Area, an IH : 26 Rufus Robinson Rd.
+1-888-389-4121
26 Rufus Robinson Rd., Sylva, NC 28779 ~10.31 miles south of Cherokee
  • 3-star Mountain property
  • 67 sleeping rooms in hotel
From$70
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Best Western Plus River Escape Inn & Suites - Dillsboro
+1-888-675-2083
248 Wbi Dr., Dillsboro, NC 28725 ~10.37 miles south of Cherokee
  • Mid-scale Riverfront property
  • Check-in: 03:00
From$66
Very Good 4.0 /5 Review Score Call BookMore Details
Clarion Pointe Sylva near Cherokee Area
+1-800-716-8490
2807 Highway 74 East, Sylva, NC 28779 ~10.95 miles southeast of Cherokee
  • 3-star Mountain property
  • Free breakfast available
From$65
Average 3.0 /5 Review Score Call BookMore Details
Comfort Inn of Sylva : 1235 East Main St.
+1-800-805-5223
1235 East Main St., Sylva, NC 28779 ~12.13 miles southeast of Cherokee
  • 2-star Mountain property
  • 2 meeting rooms in hotel
From$69
Very Good 4.0 /5 Recent Reviews Call BookMore Details
Ramada by Wyndham Maggie Valley - Maggie Valley
+1-888-965-1860
4048 Soco Rd., Maggie Valley, NC 28751 ~12.28 miles east of Cherokee
  • Economical Beach hotel
  • Fitness + Health Center
From$60
Average 3.0 /5 Hotel Reviews Call BookMore Details
Best Western Mountainbrook Inn : 3811 Soco Rd. Route 19
+1-888-788-5576
3811 Soco Rd. Route 19, Maggie Valley, NC 28751 ~12.54 miles east of Cherokee
  • 3 star Resort hotel
  • Hotel has 2 floors
From$66
Very Good 4.0 /5 Read Reviews Call BookMore Details
Quality Inn & Suites Maggie Valley - Cherokee Area
+1-888-897-9207
3777 Soco Rd., Maggie Valley, NC 28751 ~12.59 miles east of Cherokee
  • Low priced hotel
  • 57 rooms in property
  • Jets were not working
  • Disappointing wellness & sports facilities
From$60
Very Good 4.0 /5 Guest Reviews Call BookMore Details
Castlewood Inn : 3695 Soco Rd.
+1-888-311-4278
3695 Soco Rd., Maggie Valley, NC 28751 ~12.65 miles east of Cherokee
  • Low Cost hotel
From$60
Very Good 4.0 /5 Recent Reviews Call BookMore Details
Comfort Inn near Great Smoky Mountain National Park - Maggie Valley
+1-888-469-4795
3282 Soco Rd., Maggie Valley, NC 28751 ~13.03 miles east of Cherokee
  • Economical Mountain property
  • 68 sleeping rooms in hotel
From$69
Very Good 4.0 /5 Recent Reviews Call BookMore Details
Meadowlark Motel - Maggie Valley
+1-888-734-9421
2878 Soco Rd., Maggie Valley, NC 28751 ~13.38 miles east of Cherokee
  • Low Cost Mountain hotel
  • Free complimentary breakfast
From$79
Very Good 4.0 /5 Reviews Call BookMore Details
Best Western Smoky Mountain Inn - Waynesville
+1-888-841-5292
130 Shiloh Trl, Waynesville, NC 28786 ~17.13 miles east of Cherokee
  • Two star Mountain property
  • 58 rooms in property
From$84
Very Good 4.0 /5 Latest Reviews Call BookMore Details
Bent Creek Resort in Gatlinburg
+1-888-455-5160
3919 East Pkwy., Gatlinburg, TN 37738 ~17.38 miles north of Cherokee
  • 3-star Golf Course hotel
  • 3 floors in hotel
From$66
Very Good 4.5 /5 Hotel Reviews Call BookMore Details
Sidney James Mountain Lodge - Gatlinburg
+1-888-965-8297
610 Historic Nature Trail, Gatlinburg, TN 37738 ~17.58 miles northwest of Cherokee
  • Low Cost Downtown property
  • Hotel has 4 floors
  • Good location
  • Breakfast prices were ok, according to 50%
From$54
Average 3.0 /5 Latest Reviews Call BookMore Details
The Park Vista - a DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel - Gatlinburg - Gatlinburg
+1-888-906-6358
705 Cherokee Orchard Rd., Gatlinburg, TN 37738 ~17.59 miles northwest of Cherokee
  • Affordable Mountain hotel
  • 14 meeting rooms in property
From$89
Very Good 4.0 /5 Reviews Call BookMore Details
Gatlinburg Towers
+1-888-749-6785
413 Baskins Creek Rd., Gatlinburg, TN 37738 ~17.63 miles northwest of Cherokee
  • 3-star Mountain property
  • 33 rooms in hotel
From$80
Very Good 4.0 /5 Reviews Call BookMore Details
Glenstone Lodge
+1-888-878-9982
504 Historic Nature Trail, Gatlinburg, TN 37738 ~17.68 miles northwest of Cherokee
  • Midscale Mountain property
  • 215 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • Most guests didn't like the balcony
  • Most guests didn't like the management
From$65
Average 3.0 /5 Review Score Call BookMore Details
Big Cabins - Gatlinburg
+1-888-389-4485
368 Holly Ridge East, Gatlinburg, TN 37738 ~17.68 miles northwest of Cherokee
  • Mid-scale Mountain hotel
  • 100 rooms in hotel
From$100
Not Good 1.0 /5 Latest Reviews Call BookMore Details
Super 8 by Wyndham Downtown Gatlinburg at Convention Center
+1-888-389-4121
417 Historic Nature Trail, Gatlinburg, TN 37738 ~17.70 miles northwest of Cherokee
  • Cheap Convention Center hotel
  • Free complimentary breakfast
From$60
Average 3.0 /5 Recent Reviews Call BookMore Details
Gatlinburg Town Square by Exploria Resorts : 515 Historic Nature Trail
+1-888-675-2083
515 Historic Nature Trail, Gatlinburg, TN 37738 ~17.72 miles northwest of Cherokee
  • Mid-scale Mountain hotel
  • Gym is available on property
  • Quiet surroundings
  • Near city centre
From$120
Very Good 4.0 /5 Guest Reviews Call BookMore Details
The Belle Aire
+1-800-716-8490
405 Historic Nature Trail, Gatlinburg, TN 37738 ~17.73 miles northwest of Cherokee
  • Cheap property
From$60
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Holiday Inn Club Vacations Smoky Mountain Resor
+1-800-805-5223
404 Historic Nature Trail, Gatlinburg, TN 37738 ~17.75 miles northwest of Cherokee
  • 3 star Downtown property
  • 10 floors in property
From$145
Very Good 4.0 /5 Recent Reviews Call BookMore Details
Holiday Inn Express Gatlinburg Downtown, an IHG Hotel - Gatlinburg
+1-888-965-1860
322 Historic Nature Trail, Gatlinburg, TN 37738 ~17.80 miles northwest of Cherokee
  • 3 star Convention Center hotel
  • 113 sleeping rooms in hotel
From$100
Very Good 4.0 /5 Reviews Call BookMore Details
Bluegreen Vacations Mountain Loft Ascend Resort Collection
+1-888-788-5576
110 Mountainloft Dr., Gatlinburg, TN 37738 ~17.81 miles northwest of Cherokee
  • Mid-scale Mountain property
  • Check in: 10:00
  • Most guests found problems with the furniture
  • Friendly helpful staff
From$75
Very Good 4.0 /5 Latest Reviews Call BookMore Details
Courtyard by Marriott Gatlinburg Downtown : 315 Historic Nature Trail Airport Rd.
+1-888-897-9207
315 Historic Nature Trail Airport Rd., Gatlinburg, TN 37738 ~17.81 miles northwest of Cherokee
  • 3-star hotel
  • 2 suites in property
From$90
Very Good 4.0 /5 Hotel Reviews Call BookMore Details
Travelodge by Wyndham Downtown Gatlinburg
+1-888-311-4278
221 Bishop Lane, Gatlinburg, TN 37738 ~17.81 miles northwest of Cherokee
  • Economy property
From$60
Average 3.0 /5 Latest Reviews Call BookMore Details
Brookside Resort by FairBridge - Gatlinburg
+1-888-469-4795
436 East Pkwy., Gatlinburg, TN 37738 ~17.82 miles northwest of Cherokee
  • Mid-scale Resort hotel
  • Free breakfast
  • Continental breakfast should be replaced
  • Rooms are not good
From$46
Average 3.5 /5 Latest Reviews Call BookMore Details
Country Town N Suites
+1-888-734-9421
523 East Pkwy., Gatlinburg, TN 37738 ~17.82 miles northwest of Cherokee
  • Two star Highway hotel
  • Hotel has a green policy Learn more
From$45
Average 3.0 /5 Review Score Call BookMore Details
Howard Johnson by Wyndham Downtown Gatlinburg - Gatlinburg
+1-888-841-5292
242 Bishop Ln, Gatlinburg, TN 37738 ~17.86 miles northwest of Cherokee
  • Economy hotel
From$60
Very Good 4.0 /5 Latest Reviews Call BookMore Details
Westgate Smoky Mountain Resort & Spa - Gatlinburg
+1-888-455-5160
915 Westgate Resort Rd., Gatlinburg, TN 37738 ~17.92 miles northwest of Cherokee
  • High-end Mountain property
  • 851 sleeping rooms in hotel
From$79
Very Good 4.0 /5 Recent Reviews Call BookMore Details
Econo Lodge in Waynesville
+1-888-965-8297
232 Phillips Rd., Waynesville, NC 28786 ~17.92 miles east of Cherokee
  • Inexpensive Mountain property
  • Free complimentary breakfast
From$47
Very Good 4.0 /5 Reviews Call BookMore Details
Sleep Inn & Suites - Gatlinburg
+1-888-906-6358
335 East Pkwy., Gatlinburg, TN 37738 ~17.92 miles northwest of Cherokee
  • Inexpensive Mountain property
  • Hotel has 14 suites
  • Close to restaurants and bars with nearby parking areas
  • About half of guests said rooms were clean enough
From$63
Average 3.5 /5 Guest Reviews Call BookMore Details
Country Inn & Suites Gatlinburg : 421 Reagan Lane
+1-888-749-6785
421 Reagan Lane, Gatlinburg, TN 37738 ~17.93 miles northwest of Cherokee
  • 3 star Downtown property
  • 77 sleeping rooms in hotel
From$50
Very Good 4.0 /5 Latest Reviews Call BookMore Details
Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Gatlinburg - Gatlinburg
+1-888-878-9982
211 Historic Nature Trail, Gatlinburg, TN 37738 ~17.94 miles northwest of Cherokee
  • 2-star Convention Center hotel
  • Check-in time: 3 :00pm
  • Great shopping
  • Horrible squealing noise
From$42
Average 3.0 /5 Hotel Reviews Call BookMore Details

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Graph: Upcoming 20 Days of Cherokee Hotel Rates

Rates shown are nightly rates before taxes and do not necessarily reflect all Cherokee, NC discounts available. The chart reflects the cheapest Cherokee hotel for each day and each star rating category.

When to Visit Cherokee, NC

Thanks to its mountainous location in western North Carolina, Cherokee enjoys four distinct seasons each year. Winters are cold, with lows in the 20s and about 5 inches of snow throughout the season. The weather warms up in the spring and fall, with temperatures in the 70s. Summer is prime time in Cherokee, thanks to the weather and many events. Since hotels are pricey during this season, be sure to book in advance or seek out special deals.

While summer is festival season in Cherokee, this area is home to many community events throughout the year. The spring season kicks off with Cherokee's Annual Opening Day Fishing Tournament, which includes a competition and plenty of family fun. In June, the annual Cherokee Voices Festival attracts visitors from all over to see dance performances, listen to Cherokee music and storytelling, and peruse lovely arts and crafts. This free event takes place at the Museum of the Cherokee Indian.

The Cherokee Bonfire and Music on the River heat things up on Saturdays throughout the summer, and the annual Brew BQ brings the best barbecue in the Carolinas to town in late August. In early September, don't miss the Seven Clans Rodeo, with bull riding, roping competitions, and rodeo clowns.

Below is a chart of the current pricing seasonality of hotels and motels in Cherokee, NC:

seasonality of hotel rates in Cherokee

Averate Rates by Star Rating

Below we've posted 3 graphs displaying average price patterns by star rating class in Cherokee, NC. Analyze these line graphs to calculate the cheapest dates to make a reservation in Cherokee for your upcoming travels.

Luxury Hotels in Cherokee, NC

4 Star Average Prices: $169.00

Upgrade your stay in the Cherokee area at the top-rated upscale hotels.

When you want extra space and great service, plan your getaway at the Hampton Inn Cherokee. This upscale hotel is in the center of town and just minutes from everything that Cherokee has to offer. Guests rave about the friendly vibe, efficient service, convenient location, and delicious breakfast. You'll love the comfortable pillow-top bed and free Wi-Fi in your room as well as the hotel's seasonal outdoor pool. In the morning, sit down to a free breakfast buffet, or take an On the Run breakfast bag to go.

For a touch of vintage class, book your stay at the Cherokee Grand Hotel, located right in the center of the action. Guest rooms feature plush pillow-top beds with down comforters, and the hotel offers an outdoor pool and free Wi-Fi. Want to try your luck at the casino? Hop on the complimentary shuttle, and make your way to the slots.

One of the hottest spots in town, Harrah's Cherokee Casino Resort has everything you need for a memorable stay. Relax in your Mountain Tower Luxury or a Creek Tower Premium room, and get ready to enjoy the on-site spa, indoor pool, or nightclub. Dine at one of 10 on-site restaurants, have a drink at the poolside bar, or live it up at the casino. Harrah's 21,000-square-foot event space is ideal for unforgettable functions.

Best Budget-Friendly Hotels in Cherokee, NC

3 Star Average Prices: $125.66

Travel to Cherokee on even the smallest budget when you book a room at the area's most affordable hotels.

If you're just looking for the basics on your trip to the Cherokee area, the Econo Lodge could be the perfect fit for your group. Room types range from standard doubles to standard kings, and all include essentials like minifridges, coffee makers, and flat-screen TVs. If you want to relax outside of the room, cozy up near the lobby fireplace, where you can take advantage of the hotel's free Wi-Fi. Kids 18 and under stay free with parents, which makes the Econo Lodge ideal for family vacations.

Located near the Oconaluftee Visitor Center, the Great Smokies Inn Cherokee offers easy access to the Cherokee Fun Park and Harrah's Casino. This family-friendly hotel has over 150 guest rooms equipped with coffee makers, free Wi-Fi, and flat-screen TVs with cable. Go for a swim in the outdoor pool on a hot North Carolina Day, or get help from the front desk staff to book local tours. With free coffee in the lobby area and a 24-hour business center, you'll find everything you need for a wallet-friendly price.

Nestled in the heart of Cherokee, the Baymont Inn & Suites Cherokee Smoky Mountains is just minutes from the Museum of the Cherokee Indian, the Cherokee Mountainside Theatre, and the Cherokee Welcome Center. Whether you choose a standard room or a suite, your guest room is equipped with basics like a minifridge, microwave, LED TV, and free Wi-Fi. Start your day with the hotel's free continental breakfast, and spend the afternoon in the outdoor pool. With this many amenities, the Baymont Inn & Suites is ideal for an extended stay in the Cherokee area.

Located right off Highway 19, the Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Cherokee offers easy access to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and other area attractions. All 60 guest rooms have free Wi-Fi, workspaces, and flat-screen TVs, and the hotel offers an outdoor pool and picnic area. Minifridges and microwaves are available for an extra fee, and the hotel also has a surcharge for pets or roll away beds. Get a great night's sleep on a signature DreamWell bed, and wake up to a free breakfast bar with hot and cold options.

3 Star Hotel Prices in Cherokee

2 Star Average Prices: $100.55

2 Star Hotel Prices in Cherokee

Best Hotel Discounts in Cherokee, NC

With group hotel discounts, you can save 10 percent or more on Cherokee rooms. AAA members can save at the Rodeway Inn & Suites on the River and the Hampton Inn Cherokee. AARP members and seniors get discounts at the Quality Inn Cherokee and the Fairmont Inn Suites by Marriott Cherokee. Government employees and members of the military get low rates at the Days Inn Cherokee Near Casino and other local hotels.

Best Value Options in Cherokee, NC

You'll find great digs in convenient locations when you stay at the best midrange hotels in Cherokee.

Located on the east side of town, the Days Inn Cherokee Near Casino is steps from Harrah's Casino and minutes from everything else. The front desk staff offers help with booking tours and tickets, so you can make the most of your time in the area. At the hotel, enjoy the outdoor pool and take your pick from 52 guest rooms equipped with LED TVs, minifridges, and workspaces. Fuel up for the day with a complimentary Daybreak Breakfast buffet.

At the Rodeway Inn & Suites on the River, you'll be right in the center of town and minutes from Oconaluftee Islands Park. Room types range from standard doubles to queen and king suites, some of which include mountain views or private balconies. All rooms include essentials like flat-screen TVs with cable and complimentary wireless internet access. After a fun day in the area, cool down in the seasonal outdoor pool or go for a soak in the hotel's hot tub.

When you book a room at the Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Cherokee / Casino, you can look forward to a convenient location, friendly service, and comfortable rooms. All 93 rooms and suites include free Wi-Fi, so you can plan excursions, along with coffee makers that let you start your day on the right foot. Don't miss the hotel's complimentary continental breakfast, which includes eggs, bacon, signature cinnamon rolls, and much more.

At the Quality Inn Cherokee, you'll be right in the center of it all, just minutes from the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Harrah's Casino, and much more. You'll feel right at home in the Quality Inn's spacious suites, which include coffee makers and free Wi-Fi, and you can look forward to an afternoon of sunbathing by the seasonal outdoor pool. When you're ready to head to the casino, just hop on the free shuttle for a hassle-free ride.

Can’t-Miss Attractions in Cherokee, NC

If you're looking for outdoor adventure, you'll find it in the Cherokee area. Golfers won't want to miss the chance to tee off at the Sequoyah National Golf Club, an 18-hole course with stunning views of the mountains. For a short but rewarding hike, make your way to Mingo Falls, an awe-inspiring 200-foot waterfall.

If you're looking for big adventure, head to Great Smoky Mountains National Park, just minutes from Cherokee. Whether you want to go hiking, fishing, mountain biking, or wildlife spotting, this is the place. You can also drive along the Blue Ridge Parkway for scenic views, hiking, fishing, and more.

Learn about the history of the Cherokee area with a visit to the Oconaluftee Indian Village, a recreated historic village that dates back to 1760. Tour the Museum of the Cherokee Indian to discover more about the history and culture of the area, and visit the Qualla Arts and Crafts center to witness arts and crafts as they're made.

From fascinating historic attractions to the great outdoors, this Great Smoky Mountains destination has it all. Plan your visit to Cherokee, and get ready to start exploring.

FAQs about hotels in Cherokee

What are the most favored hotels in Cherokee?

Sleep Inn Bryson City - Cherokee Area, Bent Creek Resort and Fairfield Inn & Suites are the best rated hotels based on customer reviews in the last 365 days.

What are the most up-scale hotels in Cherokee?

Westgate Smoky Mountain Resort & Spa, Fairfield Inn & Suites and Great Smokies Inn Cherokee are the top 3 luxury hotels near Cherokee city center.

What hotels are closest to the city center of Cherokee?

Fairfield Inn & Suites, Great Smokies Inn Cherokee, and Bay Mountain Inn are the properties closest to Cherokee city center.

How much does a cheap hotel in Cherokee cost per night?

In the last year, a 2 star hotel in Cherokee can be as cheap as $100.55 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

How much does a 3 star hotel in Cherokee cost per night?

In the last year, the average 3 star hotel in Cherokee has been $125.66 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

How much does a high-end hotel in Cherokee cost?

In the last year, the average 4 star hotel in Cherokee has been $169.00 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

What are the best independent hotels in Cherokee?

Bent Creek Resort, Great Smokies Inn Cherokee and Bay Mountain Inn are the best rated independent hotels (not part of a big brand).

What are the most popular Marriott hotels in Cherokee?

Fairfield Inn & Suites and Courtyard by Marriott Gatlinburg Downtown are the best rated Marriott/Starwood branded hotels (based on customer reviews score).

What are the best Choice Hotels branded hotels in Cherokee?

Sleep Inn Bryson City - Cherokee Area, Rodeway Inn & Suites on the River and Econo Lodge are the best rated Choice Hotels branded hotels (based on HotelPlanner reviews score).

What are the best Best Western hotels in Cherokee?

Best Western Plus River Escape Inn & Suites, Best Western Mountainbrook Inn and Best Western Smoky Mountain Inn are the best rated Best Western branded hotels (based on user reviews score).

What are the best IHG hotels in Cherokee?

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Sylva - Western Carolina Area, an IH, Holiday Inn Club Vacations Smoky Mountain Resor and Holiday Inn Express Gatlinburg Downtown, an IHG Hotel are the best rated Intercontinental Hotel Group (IHG) branded hotels (based on user reviews score).

Recent traveler guest reviews of Cherokee, NC

Below are reviews of the city of Cherokee, NC from an actual visitor's perspective.

"Great Town!"
Score 4.0 / 5

The town was great!

Walter T., from 21-Apr-2022
"Peaceful & Quiet!"
Score 5.0 / 5

Close to the casino. At this time of the year it was peaceful and quiet but still had plenty to do.

Barbara L., from 19-Feb-2022
"Clean & Friendly!"
Score 4.0 / 5

I COME TO HARRAHS FOR A FREE CONCERT. IT IS SO VERY CLEAN AND FRIENDLY

Terry M., from 05-Dec-2021
"Love It!"
Score 4.0 / 5

Very easy to navigate roads. Love the creek and always sit beside the water. People are very friendly.

Tileah L., from 12-Nov-2021
"Authentic Cherokee, NC"
Score 4.0 / 5

We always like eating at Granny's Kitchen and we also like the authenticity of the Cherokee area.

Suzy B., from 29-Oct-2021
"Beautiful Mountain City."
Score 5.0 / 5

Beautiful mountain city.

Junior B., from 23-Oct-2021
"Great Location"
Score 5.0 / 5

Easy drive to the parkway and the local events.

Franklin L., from 18-Oct-2021
"Great"
Score 5.0 / 5

Everyone in town was nice and casino was great

Nachar B., from 29-Oct-2019
"Love the Mountains"
Score 5.0 / 5

It's close to/in the mountains.

Sonya R., from 24-Oct-2019
"Great"
Score 4.0 / 5

Very nice city.

James E., from 12-Oct-2019
"Hotel is great."
Score 4.0 / 5

I love the Cherokee, been coming there for years. Great experience.

Diana P., from 30-Jul-2019
"Great"
Score 4.0 / 5

I enjoyed going to the casino

Naomi H. M., from 17-Apr-2016
The average traveler rating of the city of Cherokee, NC shown above is 4.4 out of 5 based on 12 reviews
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