Below you will find some fun accommodations add-ons. These enhancements are available when booking through our website, or when making your reservations over the phone! Please note that due to the season nature of certain offerings, all prices are subject to change!
Choose from a bottle of wine (selection of house white or red), a gourmet cheese platter or chocolate dipped strawberries from Dancing Bear Appalachian Bistro to be ready upon your arrival, or for delivery during your stay.
Wine* - $36.00 per bottle and up
Gourmet Cheese Board - $14.00 per person
Chocolate Covered Strawberries - $30.00 half dozen
*must be 21 or over
Complete your getaway to Dancing Bear Lodge with our Mountainside Gourmet Picnic Basket! Whether you are hiking one of the beautiful mountain trails or enjoying the quiet calm as you sit by the Little River, our picnic baskets are the perfect complement to your Dancing Bear experience.
Gourmet Mountainside Picnic Basket - $40 per person
Select Tahitian or Champagne Vanilla, Rich Chocolate, German Chocolate with traditional pecan frosting or the classic Southern Red Velvet Cake with cream cheese frosting. Each cake is adorned with an edible chocolate pine cone. Serves 6-8 guests.
Celebration Cake - $49.00
Capture the memories of your Dancing Bear experience with a private photography session. Whether you are here for an individual visit, or with a group, our photographers will record the best moments of your visit and your photos will be ready for you by checkout. Perfect for engagement sessions, couples, families, or groups - even pet portraits are available.
This package includes 90 minutes with a professional photographer at a location of your choice on our breathtaking 38-acre property. The session also includes 20 edited images on a flash drive or CD with a printing rights release. Planning an outing? Bring the photographer with you on local fishing trips, clay shoots, tubing, hiking in Cades Cove, or horseback riding excursions for an additional $100.00.
Private Photo Sessions - $350.00
Single - $110.00
Couples - $210.00
Indulge in a full hour of therapeutic massage by the firelight in your luxury cabin. Enjoy the ultimate level of relaxation, side by side. Our therapists specialize in guided hands healing techniques, as well as athletic post-workout, deep tissue massage sessions.
Half dozen roses arranged in a vase - $65.00
Full dozen roses arranged in a vase - $85.00
Fresh Seasonal Bouquet - $59.00
Reservations available through Dancing Bear. Please speak to one of our representatives for more details.
Horseback Riding for 2 - $60.00
Zipline for 2 - $110.00
Fly Fishing - Call for Pricing
Clay Shooting - Call for Pricing
What better way to truly experience the majesty of the Smoky Mountains than to take a nature hike in the woods? Just a short drive from Dancing Bear Lodge, the Great Smoky Mountains National Park contains nearly 900 miles of hiking trails for all levels of adventurers. From quiet roadside walkways to rocky and narrow ridge top trails, a hike is a perfect way to explore the beauty of the area. From waterfalls to wildflowers, or streamside solitude to mountaintop magnificence, destinations of all types can be found by trail in the park.
The park is also filled with a large collection of historic home sites and farmsteads, all of which add to the beautiful setting and story of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.
Whether you are looking to take in the breathtaking cascades of a waterfall, the vibrant colors of spring wildflowers, or test your endurance while basking in endless mountain views, we can find the trail to fit your desired experience. Along the way, learn about local history and lore, and perhaps a little about the flora and fauna that inhabit the national forest through which you travel.
2-Hour Guided Hike (3 hours total) - $65 per guide (one guide for up to 5 people)
4-Hour Guided Hike (5.5 hours total) - $130 per guide (one guide for up to 5 people)
Full Day Hike (9.5 hours total) - $110 per person