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Enjoy river views from select rooms and suites
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Take a relaxing dip in our heated indoor pool
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Start your day with a complimentary hot breakfast

Welcome To River Bend Inn

Discover the Ideal Riverfront Hotel in Pigeon Forge​

River Bend Inn welcomes you to experience life by the water at one of the few Pigeon Forge hotels located directly on the Little Pigeon River. Families, couples, groups and outdoor enthusiasts find us to be the ideal destination for relaxing and enjoying the myriad activities and attractions of Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, also known as “The Center of Fun in the Smokies.”

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With 84 cozy guest rooms and four suites equipped with all the modern comforts, we offer the perfect base of operations for your Pigeon Forge adventure. Enjoy resort-style amenities that include a heated indoor pool, a riverside picnic area, an exercise facility and a breakfast area. You’ll also find complimentary comforts like Wi-Fi, a hot breakfast buffet, parking and a tour desk as well as a 24-hour front desk to help you plan your stay and meet any request.

Special Offers

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Save 10%

Save 10% when you book direct!

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Save 20%

Save 20% when booking 30 days in advance for a non-refundable.

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Save 10%

Save 10% with AAA, AARP/Senior Discount, Military Discount

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10% or 12% off

If length of stay is 2 nights, save 10%. If length of stay is 3 nights, save 12%.


Enjoy an invigorating workout in our exercise room, then treat yourself to a soak in the Jacuzzi or dip in the heated pool.

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Our hotel is located in the center of Pigeon Forge and within walking distance of great restaurants, shopping and attractions. Also, we’re just a short drive from whitewater rafting and championship golf courses, plus landmarks like Dollywood, Dollywood’s Splash Country, Dolly Parton’s Dixie Stampede, Tanger Outlet Center and Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

On your next visit to Pigeon Forge, discover the best value within walking distance of downtown at the family-friendly River Bend Inn.

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Unique Riverfront Location

As one of the few Pigeon Forge hotels, we offer a one-of-a-kind setting and views the other hotels just can’t match.