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Top Rated Fontana Dam Hotels

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Townsend Gateway Inn
Townsend Gateway Inn
2.0 out of 5.0 8270 State Hwy 73, Townsend, TN
Free Cancellation
4.8/5 (4 reviews)

Very Nice, clean and comfortable. One could not ask for much more.

Reviewed on Dec 3, 2018
Fontana Village Resort
Fontana Village Resort
3.0 out of 5.0 300 Woods Roads, Fontana Dam, NC
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4.7/5 (3 reviews)

I had made a mistake in booking my room correctly. Despite having booked through Orbitz, the hotel staff went out of their way to find a room for me, and fix the situation with Orbitz. Hotel appearance and lobby fit very well in the area. I chose the more casual of the two dining places where I received ...

Reviewed on Oct 30, 2017
Dancing Bear Lodge
Dancing Bear Lodge
3.5 out of 5.0 137 Apple Valley Way, Townsend, TN
4.6/5 (9 reviews)

I can't say enough about this resort! Not only are ALL the staff super friendly but the cabin we stayed in was spotless and smelled of fresh wood. I had a wedding to attend and when my package did not arrive in time for the wedding the staff did everything in their power to not only point me in the ...

Reviewed on Sep 5, 2018
Sleep Inn Bryson City - Cherokee Area
Sleep Inn Bryson City - Cherokee Area
2.5 out of 5.0 500 Veterans Blvd, Bryson City, NC
Free Cancellation
4.3/5 (18 reviews)

I stepped on a carpet tack in my room and have quite a large wound on the bottom of my foot.

Reviewed on Jul 29, 2018
Nantahala Village
Nantahala Village
3.0 out of 5.0 9400 Highway 19 West, Bryson City, NC
4.3/5 (11 reviews)

This is a nice property located conventantly between several rivers and towns.

Reviewed on May 20, 2019
Best Western Cades Cove Inn
Best Western Cades Cove Inn
2.5 out of 5.0 7824 E Lamar Alexander Pkwy, Townsend, TN
Free Cancellation
4.2/5 (15 reviews)

Location and view. Rocking chairs outside each unit. Convenient to the Cadess Cove entrance of Smoky Mountains National Park

Reviewed on Feb 22, 2019
Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Bryson City
Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Bryson City
2.0 out of 5.0 82 Songbird Forest Road, Bryson City, NC
Free Cancellation
3.8/5 (49 reviews)

Cleanliness friendly staff but no eggs for breaskfast

Reviewed on Mar 9, 2019
Tremont Lodge & Resort
Tremont Lodge & Resort
3.0 out of 5.0 7726 E Lamar Alexander Parkway, Townsend, TN
Free Cancellation
3.7/5 (19 reviews)

Pretty property, if we'd been there longer, I'd have enjoyed checking out the pools and the movie. One night stay - lplenty of room to spread out, the kids enjoyed having their own space. Lots of clean towels. Dog in room next door whined for a bit in the early evening (owners out to dinner?) but ...

Reviewed on Sep 9, 2018
Townsend River Breeze Inn
Townsend River Breeze Inn
2.5 out of 5.0 8242 State Highway 73, Townsend, TN
Free Cancellation

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Finding a Hotel in Fontana Dam

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You may not find the ideal place to stay in Fontana Dam, but you can choose from 448 accommodations within the larger area. Search by filters such as price, neighborhood, guest rating, or popular locations, depending on what's most important to you.

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Accommodations in Fontana Dam

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What's the Weather Like in Fontana Dam?

Debating whether you'll need socks with your sandals while you're here? Fontana Dam is typically warmest in August and July, while it’s usually the chilliest in January and February. The rainiest months are December and February, while the driest months are normally October and April. Here's a summary of seasonal temps and rainfall so you're ready for everything Mother Nature can throw at you:

  • January to March: average temp during the day is 65°F and 25°F at night
  • April to June: average temp during the day is 85°F and 37°F at night
  • July to September: average temp during the day is 86°F and 48°F at night
  • October to December: average temp during the day is 76°F and 26°F at night
  • Annual rainfall average: 63.11 inches

Things to See and Do in Fontana Dam

After you've taken in a bit of nature such as the mountain views in relaxing Fontana Dam, grab something to eat or drink at the restaurants. Take in these notable tourist attractions during your trip:

  • Great Smoky Mountains National Park
  • Cades Cove
  • Fontana Lake
  • Junaluska Museum
  • Stecoah Valley Cultural Arts Center
  • Joyce Kilmer Memorial Forest

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