Designed by a world-renowned golfer, set among the Smoky Mountain trees, and located just off the Parkway in Gatlinburg, Bent Creek Golf Course is beautiful, challenging, and convenient. You’ll enjoy the awesome views of the Great Smoky Mountains while you golf, and you’ll be just minutes from everything else Gatlinburg has to offer.
You can hop aboard a trolley to see the city in a new way, do some shopping at the Tanger Outlets, tour the RMS Titanic as a passenger, sip on some local moonshine, or get in some putting practice at one of the many miniature golf courses in town.
Whether you’re here for a family vacation, a bachelor party, a father-son getaway, a wedding, a honeymoon, a reunion or retreat, or a weekend with friends, a day at Bent Creek Golf Course will be a treat. Get out in the fresh air, challenge yourself on an impressive course, and enjoy being in Gatlinburg!
Bent Creek Golf Course
Challenging for both the beginner and the pro, this Gary Player-designed golf course was opened in 1972. It’s a par 72, offering an afternoon of exciting golf in a gorgeous natural setting. And because it was designed by Gary Player, you can guarantee it will be an impressive play.
Gary Player has 24 PGA Tour wins under his belt, including multiple wins at the Masters Tournament, PGA Championship, and The Open Championship. His 165 professional wins – along with his work on more than 300 golf course projects in 35 countries and on 5 continents – give him the first-hand experience needed to create an awesome course in Gatlinburg.
The course itself comes with its own props, including being named one of the “Top 50 Golf Courses in the South” by Southern Living Travel Guide and being featured in multiple magazines.
One of the best amenities at Bent Creek Golf Course is the view. During a day on the course, you’ll be surrounded by the gorgeous natural surroundings of the Great Smoky Mountains. A peaceful streams meanders through the course, and lush trees create an inviting atmosphere all around. It’s especially beautiful in fall, when the leaves change into those classically rich hues of red, gold, and orange.
Beyond the golf course, there are many other wonderful opportunities to take in those Smoky Mountain views. Take a scenic ride on the Aerial Tramway up to Ober Gatlinburg, get 360-degree views from the top of the Gatlinburg Space Needle, or spend your day exploring in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park or strolling through one of the parks in Pigeon Forge.
The Pro Shop
Whether you need to rent or buy, you can find all the apparel and gear for a day on the course at Bent Creek. Pick up shoes, tees, golf clubs, shirts and shorts, gift certificates, and the latest brands and gadgets. And if you’re planning a tournament or group day at the golf course, you can get your tournament prizes here as well. The helpful staff will be happy to assist in finding you just what you need.
Tournaments & Groups at Bent Creek Golf Course
At Bent Creek Golf Course, Integrity Golf Events makes any tournaments and group golf outings easier. Even if it’s your first time organizing, they can help with every detail – from scheduling and budget to prizes and more. A golf event is a great option for a school fundraiser, charity or church event, corporate outing, or even bachelor party. Just give them a call at 855.785.GOLF for more information.
You should also browse our large group cabins, which offer plenty of space for retreats, reunions, or special occasions. They’re also loaded with amenities you’ll love after a day of golfing, including hot tubs, private pools, home theaters, full kitchens where you can whip up meals for a group, and cozy living rooms where you can relax. We also have a blog where you can get tips on traveling with a group!
Cabins for YOU Partner Program
We’re always looking for ways to give our guests more. That’s why we’ve partnered up with some of the top area attractions to offer deals to Cabins for YOU guests. When you stay in one of our cabins, you’ll save at Bent Creek Golf Course, too! Each guest wearing the Cabins for YOU discount wristband will get $5 off a game of golf! Just ask our vacation planners for details when you book your stay.
Bent Creek Golf Course
3919 E Parkway
Gatlinburg, TN 37738