Located just a few hours from Nashville, Atlanta, and Birmingham on scenic Lookout Mountain, Ruby Falls 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, the scenic city offers a selection of hotels to fit every taste and budget! Continue reading to learn where to stay while you visit Chattanooga!


Chattanooga Hotels

RiverView Inn

Nestled on the side of Lookout Mountain, this boutique hotel is conveniently located minutes from downtown Chattanooga, Ruby Falls, Rock City, and the Incline Railway. The panoramic views, quaint Lookout Mountain setting, beautifully-designed rooms, and special amenities will transport you back to a simpler time of a bygone era.

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 opened in 1906 as the Terminal Station. Restored in 1976, 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 a more traditional hotel room in The MacArthur, but you can also enjoy unique shopping venues, tour a world-famous guitar collection at Songbirds, or laugh-out-loud during a show at the Comedy Catch.

Drive time to Ruby Falls: 12 minutes

DoubleTree by Hilton

The DoubleTree 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, the Tennessee Aquarium, Rock City, 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 this landmark building 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, a phenomenal private event space run by Concierge & Event Manager, Nicholas Cook. The Dwell offers uniquely themed hotel rooms located in the heart of Downtown Chattanooga. 

Drive time to Ruby Falls: 13 minutes

The Edwin Hotel

The newest addition to Chattanooga's growing list of luxury boutique hotels. The Edwin Hotel is located right on the south side of the Walnut Street Bridge and is walking distance from the Aquarium and Coolidge Park. Eat Appalachian cuisine at Whitebird and enjoy views of downtown Chattanooga from the rooftop bar, Whiskey Theif. The Edwin features 90 luxury hotel rooms and the Ama Spa. 

Drive time to Ruby Falls: 14 minutes

Ruby Falls Vacation Package

Let us simplify your travel plans! Ruby Falls offers the Ruby Falls Tour Package which is a fully-customizable package that combines tickets to any or all of the Lookout Mountain attractions, Ruby Falls, Rock City, and Incline Railway, as well as booking your choice of hotel!

The Ruby Falls Tour Package takes away the stress of booking your trip so you can focus on rest, relaxation, and all of the beautiful amenities Ruby Falls and Lookout Mountain have to offer!

Click here to view the full list of hotels included in the Ruby Falls network.