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The Village Shops

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Our family had a wonderful time exploring the shops here! There was something for everyone! We had... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
via mobile
An enjoyable experience - Donut Friar!

Love coming to the Village Shops every winter. I, as well as my children always look forward to... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Orlando, Florida
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Our family had a wonderful time exploring the shops here! There was something for everyone! We had ages 4,8,17,-adults. We all enjoyed it!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 755stacya
Reviewed 4 days ago

Love coming to the Village Shops every winter. I, as well as my children always look forward to getting a donut at the Donut Friar. Great donuts, good coffee, friendly staff. They only accept cash, which is understandable. Great staff and never disappointed. Highly recommended!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank dave2278
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I loved walking through The Village. There were so many unique stores and things to look at. We loved the sock store!! Take a look around and you won’t be disappointed.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Trvl4fun12
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great shops! Awesome old time taffy and you can watch them pull it great old time candy. Cobblestones could be hard for people with challenges such as knees or hips great shops. Some can be a bit pricey but great place to stroll around

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Valerie W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A bunch a really cute and unique little shops. You MUST visit donut friar! Also the Art Gallery is a real joy to walk through. Amazing talent!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Mk2walton
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I always enjoy walking around The Village. It is very charming with the Alpine architecture and cobblestone walkways. The seasonal decorations are always pretty. Even if you are not in the buying mood it is a nice place to meander.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank pvnala
Reviewed 8 January 2019

It had been 20 something years since I had been here, I was excited to take my husband and son. We enjoyed the shops and different finds in the shops. Would love to visit during Christmas one year.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank BrookeM08
Reviewed 7 January 2019

A wide variety of shoppes for all kinds of things you don't need, and all kinds of snacks you don't need, either. All in a cute European village setting. I appreciated that there were plenty of places to sit and drink a coffee, even with...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Cameron M
Reviewed 5 January 2019 via mobile

We usually stop here while in Gatlinburg. Many shops were closed this time so we were disappointed. We did get a couple pair of boots at the boot store.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank AKdreaming
Reviewed 1 January 2019 via mobile

This is a very cute area of downtown Gatlinburg. There is a show with all types of items a sock shop, a oil shop, Tervis, day hiker, and alot more places to visit every nook and cranny has a secret place to visit its pretty...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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16 June 2018|
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Response from Deborah H | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is plenty of parking lots up and down the Main Street of Gatlinburg....... roughly $10.00 at most lots!!! There’s one lot at the Ripley’s aquarium that I think you pay by the hour. Not 100% sure on... More
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Response from RYZ123 | Reviewed this property |
We stayed in a Country Inn not far away, definitely walking distance. We were about to walk to just about everything
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Response from JenniferY1150 | Reviewed this property |
Dogs were everywhere here and in Pigeon Forge. It seemed like they are welcome pretty much everywhere. I really wouldn’t worry about them being excluded. I even saw a sign where you could dine with your pooch in Hard Rock... More