MANY NEARBY Attractions & accommodations


less than a day's drive to over 2/3 of the country


convenient to Gatlinburg, pigeon forgE & the airport


unmatched panoramic mountain views from every space


Location highlights

Birmingham, AL – 4.5 Hours
Atlanta, GA – 3.75 hours
Lexington, KY – 3.5 Hours
Louisville, KY – 4.5 hours
Asheville, NC – 1.75 hours
Charlotte, NC – 3.5 hours
Cincinnati, OH – 4.5 hours
Charleston, SC – 5.25 hours
Greenville, SC – 2.75 hours
Memphis, TN – 6.5 hours
Nashville, TN – 3.5 hours
Roanoke, VA – 4 hours
Huntington, WV – 5 hours

Nestled within the breathtaking Great Smoky Mountains, one of Tennessee's most sought-after wedding venues eagerly awaits your arrival. Renowned as one of the "Most Driver Friendly Destinations for Road Trips," the Smokies draw in over 11 million visitors annually. Conveniently positioned near Interstate Highway 40, this majestic destination can be reached within a day's drive by approximately two-thirds of the country's population. Here's a glimpse of the travel times from several major American cities to the Gatlinburg, TN area:

A day's drive for over two-thirds of the country

We understand that planning a Smoky Mountain destination wedding involves finding suitable accommodations for your family and guests. That's why we're proud to recommend an expansive range of nearby lodging options, all conveniently located within a maximum 15-minute drive from The Magnolia wedding venue. From charming cabins to hotel accommodations, we have trusted recommendations to suit every need and group size, whether you're a single family or a large gathering of loved ones. To make your destination wedding planning effortless, we provide a detailed interactive map featuring several recommended locations in each of the mapped areas below upon booking. With our help, you and your guests can easily find the perfect place to stay, ensuring a seamless and unforgettable celebration of love in the stunning Smoky Mountains.

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The magnolia
1120 Eagle Pointe Way
pigeon Forge, TN 37863

Tucked away in the scenic Tennessee Smoky Mountains, The Magnolia Wedding Venue greets visitors with breathtaking views and charming architecture from the moment they step onto the grounds. Conveniently located near Pigeon Forge, Gatlinburg, and Sevierville, with easy access to the Knoxville, TN airport, you'll enjoy complete privacy for your special day. Plus, a variety of dining options, breweries, wineries, shopping destinations, activities, and accommodations are just a short distance away, ensuring your destination wedding weekend is a seamless blend of luxury and convenience.

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the river place

Nestled on 56 sprawling acres of riverfront property in Sevierville, Tennessee, The River Place Venue boasts beautiful mountain views in close proximity to all of the city amenities. This romantic waterfront property offers endless, picturesque outdoor ceremony backdrops, a bright and airy, climate controlled grand reception hall where any wedding day vision can be brought to life, and well-appointed on-site accommodations. The River Place Venue, which comfortably accommodates 100 guests, is not only ideal for budget-friendly weddings, but also for rehearsal dinners and other special events. Learn more or book a tour of The River Place.


Echoing The Magnolia's impeccable, 5-star service, The Trillium elevates your wedding experience within an equally majestic, yet more expansive setting. Nestled amidst the beauty of the Tennessee Great Smoky Mountains, it promises a laid-back luxurious experience for your most special day, accommodating celebrations of up to 150 guests. The Trillium's versatile space, featuring both elegant indoor areas and stunning outdoor vistas, ensures your wedding, from ceremony to reception, unfolds in picturesque perfection. For couples seeking a seamless, upscale destination wedding in the Smokies, The Trillium is an ideal choice. Learn more or book a tour of The Trillium.

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