Looking for Smoky Mountains Lodging for the Total Solar Eclipse?

Here's a short list of cabins, vacation rentals, motels, bed and breakfasts, and resorts with holiday lodging availability for Solar Eclipse weekend, August 18 - 21. All are in the North Carolina Smokies near Bryson City, the Nantahala Gorge and the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

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Lodging List

Freeman's Motel & Cottages


1900 Hwy. 28 North

Almond, NC 28702

Local 828-488-2737

Reasonably priced accommodations in quiet, rustic surroundings. Located near Fontana Lake and the Tsali recreational area. Pool, grills, picnic tables, playing field for group games, walking trails, and coin operated laundry. Seven completely furnished cabins, each with a fully-equipped kitchen, heat and air conditioning, TV, covered porch and fireplace. Open year round.

Rolling Thunder Rafting Center


10160 Highway 19 West

Bryson City, NC 28713

Phone 828-488-2030

Phone 800-408-7238

For almost 40 years Rolling Thunder Rafting Center has provided high quality, fun filled rafting experiences, with over 1 million guests choosing t oraft and stay with us. Choose guied, follow a guide or non-guided/ rental trip options. We offer hot showers, campground, and a bunkhouse which sleeps up to 65 people. Family owned and operated with a caring staff. Open April - September.

Gear Head Inn


6280 Ela Road

Whittier, NC 28789

Phone 828-488-2398

Gear Head Inn

Gear Head Inn, nestled in the heart of the greatest cruising in our country-a destination for the young and young at heart who love the American automobile and motorcycle. We offer large, non-smoking rooms with a king or 2 double beds, pool, wireless Internet, cable TV, microwave, refrigerator and coffee maker. Come visit and share your memories – and make some new ones! Biker friendly. Videos

Smoky Mtn. Retreat


51 Green Valley Acres

Bryson City, NC 28713

Phone 828-488-6347

Fax 828-488-8158

Three and four bedroom log cabins, fully furnished including washer/dryer, TV w/Direct TV, VCR, phone, coffee maker, microwave, gas grill, fireplace w/wood, (gas and electric also). Cabins sleep ten to sixteen guests. No smoking or pets. Available year around.