Chattanooga Hotels Near Ruby Falls

Located just a few hours from Nashville, Atlanta, Knoxville, and Birmingham on scenic Lookout Mountain, Ruby Falls provides the perfect historical landmark for a day or weekend trip.

Chattanooga has no shortage of unique hotels and lodging to keep you well-rested. Whether you are looking for lux accomodations, family friendly hotels in Chattanooga or easy on the budget options, the perfect homebase is ready to welcome you.  From thoughtfully designed lodging to historic landmarks and elegant boutique hotels to luxury treehouses, the Scenic City offers a selection of hotels to fit every taste and budget! Continue reading to discover where to stay while visiting Chattanooga! 

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Chattanooga Hotels and Lookout Mountain Treehouses

Treetop Hidaways at Ruby Falls

The brand-new boutique treehouse retreat at Ruby Falls provides just the right mix of childhood nostalgia, rustic charm, playful creativity, and luxurious lodging. Experience the enchantment of nature without sacrificing the modern comforts of a luxury hotel.  The only hard part is deciding which treehouse to reserve and where to enjoy your complimentary bottle of wine - will it be on the private deck, around the smokeless fire-pit or from the loft of your treehouse. You can even book services like a massage therapist, a private guided hike and special order delivery from Imbibe. 

Drive time to Ruby Falls: 2 minutes

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RiverView Inn

Nestled on the side of Lookout Mountain near breathtaking Ruby Falls, this boutique hotel is also just a short drive to Rock City, the Incline Railway, Point Park, the Tennessee Aquarium and Downtown Chattanooga. The panoramic views, quaint Lookout Mountain setting, thoughtfully designed rooms, and special amenities will transport you to a simpler time of a bygone era. 

Drive time to Ruby Falls: 2 minutes

The Chattanoogan

Centrally located between Downtown Chattanooga and Lookout Mountain, The Chattanoogan is an upscale hotel in the popular Southside area providing a perfect venue for memorable family getaways, business meetings, and unforgettable weddings! Whether you are looking to unwind at the relaxing spa, eat at one of the Chattanoogan’s three restaurants, or explore downtown Chattanooga, The Chattanoogan is sure to have what you need. It’s also right around the corner from Chattanooga’s free electric shuttle!

Drive time to Ruby Falls: 11 minutes

Chattanooga Choo Choo

The Chattanooga Choo Choo Hotel is brimming with history.  Designed in the Beaux Arts style and opening in 1909, the Terminal Station opened as the first railway station in the South. Restored recently, the Choo Choo Hotel is a member of the National Register of Historic Places. Not only can you stay in a classically preserved Pullman Train Car or budget-friendly hotel room, but you can also tour a world-famous guitar collection at Songbirds, laugh-out-loud during a show at the Comedy Catch, chill in a beer hall inside a historic train car or enjoy a meal and coffee at the Frothy Monkey, STIR, and Nic N Norman's. The Glen Miller Garden is beautiful year-round!

Drive time to Ruby Falls: 11 minutes

DoubleTree by Hilton

The DoubleTree by Hilton is located in the center of Downtown Chattanooga. The Double Tree offers rooms and suites, free Wi-Fi, accessible rooms, a fitness center, and a beautiful outdoor pool! Aside from the hotel’s ELEVEN restaurant, H20 bar, and Starbucks Coffee, guests enjoy a short walk to many of Chattanooga’s best destinations such as the Creative Discovery Museum, the Tennessee Aquarium, the National Metal of Honor Museum and a short drive to Ruby Falls!

Drive time to Ruby Falls: 12 minutes

The Edwin Hotel

A wonderful addition to Chattanooga's growing list of luxury boutique hotels, the Edwin Hotel's private art collection is as enviable as its location! The Edwin Hotel is located on a bluff above the Tennessee River on the Downtown side of the Walnut Street Bridge walking bridge and is strolling distance from the Tennessee Aquarium, Coolidge Park and National Medal of Honor Museum. Spend time in the hotel's gallery-style public spaces featuring more works of art from world-class local artists, enjoy an Appalachian-inspired meal at Whitebird, relax with views of downtown Chattanooga from the rooftop bar, Whiskey Thief and cap off your evening with a peaceful walk across the pedestrian-only Walnut Street Bridge, all without ever getting in your car, even once. The Edwin features 90 luxury hotel rooms and the gorgeous Ama Spa. 

Drive time to Ruby Falls: 14 minutes

Other Area Hotels

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