All Around Fontana

The choices are nearly endless for the day tripper in the area surrounding the majestic Fontana Village Resort.

With an unmatched location next to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Fontana Village Resort is your guide to the beauty and culture of western North Carolina. Whether your group wants to spend a day hiking and biking through the woods, enjoy the area’s prime fishing, hitting the golf course, or checking out a live band at the nearby casino, our resort is the perfect home base.

The Stecoah Valley Center offers up mountain culture with everything from artisan crafts and fine art to live music with its summer concert series. It adds the perfect authentic flair to any Smoky Mountain vacation.

Harrah’s Cherokee Casino on the Cherokee Reservation offers gaming and live concerts by national recording artists.

The Great Smoky Mountain Railroad provides excursions through the forested valleys of Western North Carolina along its 53 miles of tracks. Explore the countryside and pick out the perfect spot for a getaway.

Sequoyah National Golf Club is designed by Robert Trent Jones and a must for any golf enthusiast.

The Great Smoky Mountains National Parkis truly one of America’s greatest treasures and ideally located right in our backyard. Guests wishing to visit the park can access it by foot across TVA Fontana Dam, by boat across beautiful Fontana Lake, or by car along the entire loop that surrounds the GSMNP.

Wildwater Rafting and Ziplining offers stunning views of the Nantahala Gorge and Great Smoky Mountains National Park that give the Mountaintop Zip Line Tour its distinct mountaintop feel.

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Fontana Village Resort & Marina has temporarily closed all accommodations and restaurants in compliance with the Graham County Emergency Declaration Order to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. Our team is diligently working to contact guests with immediate reservations. If you are scheduled to arrive through the end of April and wish to make changes to your stay, we will extend your deposit with no expiration. For members of a group, please contact or to discuss any changes. Like you, we are still figuring all of this out. Everyone's health and safety are very important to us.