Thanks for reaching out to us about our Gatlinburg hotel near the Great Smoky Mountains! The directions to Westgate Smoky Mountain Resort are as follows:
From Knoxville Airport
Head north on TN-155 N/US-129 N, continue straight. Exit onto I-40 E. Once on I-40 E, merge right onto the exit ramp for exit 407. (See below for directions from exit 407.) From Atlanta, GA (South) Take I-75 N traveling into Tennessee. On I-75 N, merge onto I-40 E toward Knoxville. Once through Knoxville, continue on I-40 E until you take the exit ramp for exit 407. (See below for directions from exit 407.)
From Richmond, VA (East/North East)
Take I-64 W traveling towards I-81 S. Merge onto I-81 S traveling into Tennessee. Once in Tennessee, merge onto I-40 W and continue until the exit ramp for exit 407 (See below for directions from exit 407.)
From Lexington, KY (North)
Take I-75 S towards Richmond/Knoxville. Once you have crossed into Tennessee, take I-275 S toward I-640 E towards Knoxville/Asheville. Take I-640E towards Asheville. Merge onto I-40 E and continue until the exit ramp for exit 407. (See below for directions from exit 407.)
From Memphis, TN (West)
Take I-40 E towards Nashville/Knoxville/ Asheville. Continue on I-40 E through the state of Tennessee. Once you have traveled through Knoxville, take the exit ramp for exit 407. (See below for directions from exit 407.)
From Exit 407 at I-40
Upon exiting I-40, follow the signage that leads traffic towards Pigeon Forge, Gatlinburg, and Sevierville. From here you will travel 20.1 miles before turning onto the road that leads to the resort.
Upon exiting the interstate, you will be on TN highway 66 S that travels through the city of Sevierville. Once you have traveled 8.5 miles on this road, traffic veers right and merges with US highway 441 S. Continue with the flow of traffic.
Once you have traveled 16.3 miles on US441 S, you will enter a wooded section of highway once you leave Pigeon Forge that has the north and south bound lanes separated by the Little Pigeon River. From here the remaining distance is 3.8 miles.
Turn left at the Little Smoky Road and cross the bridge located directly across the street from the Gatlinburg Welcome Center. Please note: If you enter Gatlinburg, you have gone too far.
Once across the bridge, travel directly across the highway traveling until you reach the stop sign.
At the stop sign continue straight and you will be entering the resort.
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