Tips to Planning the Perfect Valentine’s Day in Gatlinburg

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BY Highlands 2016-08-08 07:50:34 TRAVEL

Don’t stress out! Valentine’s Day is a few short weeks away, but there is still plenty of time to make your reservations. Make this Valentine’s Day one to remember by following a few of the simple tips listed below.

Make Reservations

The traditional Valentine’s Day is often celebrated with a delicious dinner at a nice restaurant. And for guests that enjoy tradition, you will be please to learn about a few of the romantic restaurants that call Gatlinburg home.

  • The Melting Pot: This Gatlinburg restaurant is well known across the country for offering romantic dinners with a special twist. With a fondu-style dinner menu, you and your loved one will be sure to remember this Valentine’s Day meal for years to come. Don’t forget to try one of the rich chocolate desserts or specially hand-crafted cheese dips while you are there!

  • Greenbriar: One of the oldest restaurant settings in Gatlinburg, the Greenbriar restaurant in Gatlinburg is located inside of a converted cabin. Locally owned and operated, this restaurant is truly a family favorite in the Smokies.

  • The Peddler: The Peddler is by far one of the most well-known restaurants in Gatlinburg, especially when it comes to special occasions. From wedding receptions, anniversaries, Valentine’s Day, and more, The Peddler steakhouse is ideal for a romantic meal in the Smokies.

Plan An Exciting Activity

Though a nice dinner out is always romantic, why don’t you surprise your loved one with something different this year. Many of the exciting attractions in Gatlinburg offer fun things to do both during the day and at night, so why not make this year’s Valentine’s Day in Gatlinburg one to remember. Some examples of fun activities include:

  • Go Skiing: As the only ski resort in Tennessee, Ober Gatlinburg always offers a fun and memorable experience. You and your special someone can spend the day conquering the slopes, or you can try your hand at a little night skiing.

  • Tour a Winery: The Smoky Mountains are home to several locally owned and operated wineries and distilleries. Why not make this year’s Valentine’s Day a little more special by taking the time to tour one of these venues, and maybe discover your new favorite wine or moonshine flavor along the ways. Apple Barn Winery, Sugarlands Winery, Ole Smoky Mountain Moonshine, and Mountain Valley Winery are just a few of the options available for guests.

  • Hiking: You don’t need a romantic holiday to have an excuse to go hiking in the beautiful Smoky Mountains, but just in case here it is. You and your loved one can pose for pictures, explore nature, and even pack a light picnic if weather permits.

Have Fun

You don’t have to go out to have a romantic Valentine’s Day in Gatlinburg. Guests to Highlands Condos will be pleased to hear that you can enjoy a romantic evening in the Smokies without even having to leave your rental. Each of our condos offer guests a relaxing fireplace and private balcony, as well as a fully-equipped kitchen. Valentine’s Day isn’t about the gifts and the dinners. It’s about who you spend it with.

Ready to start planning your romantic Valentine’s Day in Gatlinburg? Give us a call to reserve your Gatlinburg condo today at 1-877-877-1377.