There are many options when deciding where to stay during your visit to the Smoky Mountains. Lodging is available in towns, campgrounds, cabins, and even backcountry campsites and shelters. Where you decide to stay will depend greatly on what you hope to get out of the experience. Do you want numerous restaurants, attractions, and shopping at your fingertips? You will want to stay in one of the larger towns. Do you want the peace and tranquility that the mountains offer? Stay in a secluded cabin or backcountry campsite. The options are numerous and you can find out about many of those options below.