Best Hotels in Chattanooga, TN

Selecting and booking a hotel can be an arduous task. With hundreds of websites and blog posts boasting the “10 best deals on hotels in Chattanooga,” it’s easy to become overwhelmed by picking the right one! Ruby Falls, located in the scenic center of Lookout Mountain, just a few hours from Nashville, Atlanta in Birmingham, provides the perfect historical landmark for a day or weekend trip!

Chattanooga, critically acclaimed for its low costs of living and burgeoning entrepreneurial community, has no shortage of unique hotels to keep you entertained and well-rested. From intricately designed themed rooms to historic landmarks, you’re sure to find somewhere to stay that will pique your interest!


Chattanooga Hotels

RiverView Inn

The RiverView Inn on Lookout Mountain is one of Chattanooga’s premiere boutique hotels and bed and breakfasts that. The breathtaking panoramic views provide the perfect escape and allow you to “sleep in the clouds!”

The RiverView Inn also offers a beautiful fire pit, pool (seasonal), and a clubhouse to help make your stay a success. It’s also just a few minutes drive from Ruby Falls, Rock City, and the Incline Railway!

Drive time to Ruby Falls: 3 minutes

The Chattanoogan

Centrally located between Downtown Chattanooga and Lookout Mountain, The Chattanoogan is an upscale hotel that provides the perfect venue for memorable family occasions, business meetings, and unforgettable weddings!

Whether you are looking to unwind at the relaxing spa, eat at one of the Chattanoogan’s three fantastic 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 started its life as the Terminal Station, opened in 1906. Having been restored in 1976, the Choo Choo hotel is a member of the National Register of Historic Places.

Not only can you stay in classically preserved Pullman Train Cars, or a more traditional hotel room, but you can also enjoy one of the restaurants, gardens, comedy clubs, music venues, the arcade, or the distillery located within the Chattanooga Choo Choo. Plus, there is an even an ice staking rink available for winter guests!

Drive time to Ruby Falls: 12 minutes

Double Tree by Hilton

The Double Tree by Hilton is a superb hotel located in the center of Downtown Chattanooga. The Double Tree offers 186 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 can enjoy a quick walk or drive to many of Chattanooga’s best destinations such as the Creative Discovery Museum, IMAX theatre, the Tennessee Aquarium, and Ruby Falls!

Drive time to Ruby Falls: 12 minutes

The Dwell Hotel

Carrying on a rich history, The Dwell Hotel has preserved and reimagined the historical integrity of the space with luxurious retro design and a focus on mid-century modern comfort. The Dwell also is home to an elegant cocktail bar, Matilda Midnight, and The Solarium, which is a phenomenal private event space run by Concierge & Event Manager, Nicholas Cook!

The Dwell is a sixteen-room hotel located in the heart of Downtown Chattanooga. Check out their room gallery to take a look at each of the room’s unique themes, decorations, and color palette!

Drive time to Ruby Falls: 13 minutes

The Edwin Hotel

The newest addition to Chattanooga's growing list of luxury boutique hotels. The Edwin is located right on the south side of the Walnut Street Bridge and is walking distance from the Aquarium and Coolidge Park. Eat at Whitebird and enjoy the rooftop bar at Whiskey Theif, both auxiliary spaces are thoughtfully designed and curated.

The Edwin has 90 rooms available and a spa inside. Head out to the roof to experience their rooftop pool with a view over Chattanooga's downtown. 

Drive time to Ruby Falls: 14 minutes

Ruby Falls Vacation Package

We all know that time is money. Why not let us simplify your travel plans for you! Ruby Falls offers the Ruby Falls Tour Package which is a fully-customizable package that combines tickets to any, or all, of the Ruby Falls, Rock City, and Incline Railway attractions, as well as booking at your choice of hotel!

With over 31 hotels available in our network, we will work with you to find the best arrangements to make your vacation a success. The Ruby Falls Tour Package takes away the stress of booking your trip so that you can focus on rest, relaxation, and all of the beautiful amenities that Ruby Falls and Lookout Mountain have to offer!

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