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Plan a Budget-Friendly Pigeon Forge Getaway

While vacation is considered a splurge, you don’t have to break the bank or stress when it comes to planning a vacation to the Smoky Mountains. We know you work hard for your money, and we want to help you make it go as far as possible! Get the biggest bang for your buck with Pigeon Forge, TN Cabins, where our budget-friendly cabins are just one way to save some money on vacation! 

Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, also happens to be a budget-friendly vacation destination, with 2 neighboring towns full of fun – Gatlinburg and Sevierville – plus dozens of options for food, shopping, and entertainment within every budget. There are even plenty of FREE events and activities, so you can really customize your trip to fit your wallet. 

Read on for some easy ways to save on your Smoky Mountain vacation!

Rent a Big Cabin & Split with Family and Friends
One perk of picking a cabin over a hotel is having great shared spaces where you can actually spend time with the people you’re on vacation with! Instead of being spread across hotel rooms, you can hang out together in rec rooms, theater rooms, living rooms, and dining spaces made for quality time together. Another perk is being able to rent a large lodge and split the price with everyone! It often is more economical than individual hotel rooms, and a cabin is much more personal and comfortable. 

Book Midweek Stays
You likely know that vacationing during peak seasons (particularly when schools are out on breaks or during the holidays) can cost you more, you may now know how much you can save during midweek stays. Instead of booking for a weekend, take a few days off and get away for a midweek stay! Nightly rates are almost always lower during the week, so it’s an easy way to fit the demands of your budget-friendly vacation to Pigeon Forge, TN. 

Check Out Our Cabin Specials!
Besides our budget-friendly cabin options, we run many cabin specials throughout the year. Follow us on Facebook so you don’t miss out, and always watch for flash sales that can save you a ton of $$. We always offer a discount to active military, and some cabins offer both active and retired military discounts – just give us a call! 

Visit Our Partner Attractions for Deals
We’ve partnered up with some great local attractions to bring you deals to save money. When you’re planning your trip, be sure to fit in some of our partners so you can have fun and stay within your budget! Ask for more details when you book – it’s that simple! Our current partners (as of December 2019) include:

  • Dolly Parton’s Stampede Dinner Attraction
  • The Comedy Barn Theater
  • Hatfield & McCoy Dinner Feud
  • Pirates Voyage Dinner & Show 
  • Smoky Mountain Opry
  • Magic Beyond Belief – Darren Romeo 
  • 8 Ripley’s attractions 
  • Ripley’s Believe It Or Not! Odditorium
  • Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies
  • Guinness World Records
  • Ripley’s Old MacDonald’s Farm Mini-Golf
  • Ripley’s Haunted Adventure 
  • Ripley’s Moving Theater 5D 
  • Ripley’s Marvelous Mirror Maze
  • Ripley’s Davy Crockett Mini-Golf
  • Anakeesta
  • TopJump Trampoline Park
  • Crave Golf Club
  • The Escape Game – Pigeon Forge
  • Paula Deen’s Lumberjack Feud

Check Our Blog for Budget-Friendly Ideas
If you keep up with our blog, you know that we try to keep you up to date with what’s happening in the area. From new attractions and seasonal events to restaurant openings and tips for traveling in the Smokies, you’ll find plenty of tips, tricks, and info on our blog. We also have lots of ideas for budget-friendly vacations, so browse around! 

Cook in Your Cabin’s Kitchen
Another perk of renting a Pigeon Forge, TN cabin instead of staying in a hotel? Forget having a mini fridge and microwave…at best. Our cabins are outfitted with fully equipped kitchens where you can cook instead of going out to eat for each meal. There are several markets and grocery stores around, so you can easily stock up at the store and make your meals in the cabin. The Old Mill and The Apple Barn have pancake mixes, jams, and more you can keep in your cabin. 

Find FREE Events
Along with dozens of community events throughout the year, there are plenty of FREE things to do in Pigeon Forge. You can spend the afternoon in Patriot Park, explore the Great Smoky Arts & Crafts Community, stroll through The Island in Pigeon Forge and watch the show fountains, stop by the Sugarlands Visitor Center, walk along the Parkway, or spend the day in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, one of the only national parks without any entrance fees!