In the heart of one of America’s most beloved vacation destinations, close to the country’s most visited national park, Pigeon Forge/Gatlinburg KOA stands head and shoulders above the competition, giving you an RV park where you can stay and relax. When you book an RV in Sevier County, few campgrounds can rival Pigeon Forge/Gatlinburg KOA in terms of amenities and atmosphere.When you aren’t off wandering through the woods or trekking through the Appalachian Mountains, Pigeon Forge/Gatlinburg KOA offers you a slice of paradise where you can park your campervan rental while you kick back for a little bit. Both Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge serve as nearby destinations where you can shop or eat, adding to its appeal as a home base for travelers.When you rent an RV near Pigeon Forge/Gatlinburg KOA, you can choose from a variety of different campsites depending on the size of your RV, and the corresponding hookups and electrical amperage. There are also rental cabins and tent camping spaces within the campground. Not only is it one of the best parks in the area, Pigeon Forge/Gatlinburg KOA is also one of the largest, with hundreds of campsites on a large expanse of land. The adjoining Patriot Park and Little Pigeon River are wonderful places to visit for some lovely scenery, and the KOA also rents bicycles, so you can tour the area on two wheels. Games like ladder ball, bocce ball, cornhole, and horseshoes help create some healthy competition between friends, and the playground is a wonderful place for children to play. Two pools and a hot tub prove to be the most popular features in the park, along with the giant water slide beside them. And to top it all off, a well-stocked camp store, a bar and grill, and an outdoor cinema can also be found on the grounds of the amenity-packed Pigeon Forge/Gatlinburg KOA.
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Have you ever wanted to sleep at the foot of a mountain or wake up to the sound of the ocean’s waves gently crashing on the shore? When on a road trip, do you like to stop at every weird and wonderful roadside attraction? Do you ever just want to take a break from the hustle and bustle of everyday life and get out into the great outdoors? Then renting an RV is definitely for you.
Camping in an RV allows you to adventure on your terms. Whether you’re looking to bond over an open fire with family and friends or you just want to get away for a while, there’s no better way to do it than from behind the wheel of an RV.
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Choose your location, dates, and send the host a request to book.
Delivery or Pickup
Arrange a pick up time with the host or have it delivered to your driveway or destination.
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Most hosts have the option to deliver and set up the RV right to your destination.
Enjoy the freedom of the open road nd the assurance of 24/7 roadside assistance.
After your trip, return the RV to the host in the same condition you recieved it.
Nestled up against the Great Smoky Mountains of eastern Tennessee, Pigeon Forge/Gatlinburg KOA is ideally situated close to some of the region’s most spectacular parks and vantage points. Seven Islands State Birding Park on the French Broad River is just one of many places you can visit to reconnect with nature. Photograph or observe countless species of birds in their natural habitat, or hike through the woods for some contemplative nature time. Canoeing, kayaking, and fishing are a great deal of fun too when you bring your RV rental for a day trip to this state-run sanctuary.Another place worth checking out is Panther Creek State Park, found on the edges of the Cherokee Reservoir. Spellbinding beaches and peaceful swimming areas line the wide-open lake, so splashing around in the water is a fabulous way to pass the time and beat the heat. Hiking through the woods, biking, or horseback riding are all fun ways to see the park in all its glory, and camping out is encouraged too.Big Ridge State Park is known for its sublime views of Big Ridge Lake and its ancient rock formations. These stunning geological features can be traced back several hundred million years when an inland sea covered the area. Lots of scattered archaeological sites can be seen while hiking or biking through the lush forest, so put on your exploring boots and hit the trails.The most popular park in the country can be found less than 20 minutes' drive from Pigeon Forge/Gatlinburg KOA. Great Smoky Mountains National Park brings in over eleven million people each year, eclipsing popular parks like Yosemite National Park and the Grand Canyon in terms of visitors. Heavenly vantage points overlook the sprawling forests below, and camping here is possible, though you'll be within easy driving distance of the comforts of your RV rental at Pigeon Forge/Gatlinburg KOA.
When you rent an RV near Pigeon Forge/Gatlinburg KOA, you are within a few minutes’ drive of both Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg, two famous destinations heralded for their attractions. Gatlinburg has shops, museums, restaurants, bars, and distilleries where you can sample whiskey made from centuries-old recipes handed down generation after generation. The Ober Gatlinburg Amusement Park & Ski Area is one of many entertaining places you can bring your family when you want to head into town. Pools, splash pads, amusement park rides, water slides, and other fun features keep people of all ages occupied and satisfied. In the wintertime, you can even do a bit of skiing, snowboarding, ice skating, sledding, or snowmobiling at this resort.The Ripley’s Believe it or Not! Gatlinburg museum showcases bizarre and fascinating people, objects, and phenomena. The iconic building is truly unique, adorned with strange decorations and creatures. Inside, you can tour a funhouse, observe crystal formations, see shrunken heads from faraway lands, or stroll through the aquarium to see some rare ocean critters.Over in Pigeon Forge, you can visit the Dollywood theme park, a world-famous amusement park owned by country music legend Dolly Parton. This vast complex is home to a water park, roller coasters, a resort, a spa, and the Southern Gospel Music Hall of Fame, among other things. You can always catch some enchanting performances by Dolly and her famous friends when you bring your motorhome rental to visit Dollywood.
What type of RV should I choose?
Start by determining how many people are planning to travel with you. Going on a solo-journey? Choose a camper van or a teardrop trailer. Bringing the whole family along for the ride? Consider a spacious Class A or five-wheel.
You’ll also want to consider amenities. For example, if you’re planning to cook on the road, you’ll want a kitchenette. If your campground doesn’t have public restrooms, you’ll want to search RVs with bathrooms. Check out full descriptions of our models to help you decide here.
Do the RVs have bathrooms?
Yes. Class A’s, Class B’s, and Class C’s and five-Wheels typically have bathrooms. Depending on where you plan on camping, you’ll want to double-check the availability of restrooms if selecting a rig without a bathroom. Nervous about renting an RV with a bathroom? Owners can help show you how to clean the tank or will offer to do it for you for a fee.
How does check-in work?