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Poolside at Chanticleer

The South is known for its hospitality and, infamously, its humidity. Thankfully, we’re experts in both.   A summer afternoon spent at the Chanticleer pool is an afternoon well spent. For over 70 years our pool has kept our guests cool in the Georgia heat. Whether it’s to swim or just to sit poolside, Chanticleer …

We appreciate your kind words

There’s nothing better than a handwritten letter from family and friends – and our guests! We’ve received countless postcards and thank you letters over the years from our delightful patrons and are always grateful for the kind words. Whether it’s your honeymoon, anniversary or simply a weekend getaway, we hope to hear that your stay …

That’s right, we’re in Georgia

Despite what this decades-old postcard reads, the Chanticleer Inn is in fact in Georgia, not Tennessee!  First-time visitors to Chattanooga are often surprised to learn that many of its most beloved attractions and natural wonders are actually in the Peach State. Places like Rock City Gardens, and popular hiking spots Lula Lake Land Trust and …

Our EV chargers save you a trip down the mountain

  Recharge at The Chanticleer Inn – you and your electric vehicle!    Did you know that The Chanticleer Inn and next-door Rock City Gardens house some of the only charging stations atop Lookout Mountain?     Sustainability is an integral cornerstone value of See Rock City Inc. Throughout the gardens and across our properties, we’re …

A guide to Chattanooga’s vistas

They don’t call us the Scenic City for nothing.    Chattanooga’s mountains and ridges offer stunning city views and wild rugged vistas. Whether you’re a sunset chaser, Sunday driver, or just desire to get away from it all, Chattanooga has just what you’re looking for.   These are the vistas you don’t want to miss.   Point Park  …

5 Can’t-Miss Breweries in Chattanooga

In the last few years, Chattanooga has developed quite an impressive craft beer scene. Whether you’re a fan of IPAs, stouts or sours, Chatt is home to a local brewery ready to quench your thirst. Check out why these five craft brew pubs have earned a spot on our can’t-miss list! Chattanooga Brewing Co. With …

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Wineries, Wine Bars and More to Visit in Chattanooga

Although Chattanooga is a little more focused on moonshine and whiskey, the wine scene in town is definitely worth exploring. There are a variety of nearby vineyards and wineries on the outskirts of the city, as well as trendy bars and restaurants that serve the best wines around. Check out our list of the best …

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The Guide to a Perfect Fall Weekend in Chattanooga

It’s time to take out your sweaters and head out for a weekend full of vibrant colors, tasty treats and lots of memories. Chattanooga is surrounded by an abundance of activities that make it the go-to destination during the cooler months. We’ve scouted out the area and created a list of all the best places …

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Everything You Need to Know About Rock Climbing in Chattanooga

It’s no secret that Chattanooga is a gateway to adventure and nature-filled fun. Rock climbing is no exception. Whether you love to tackle boulder problems or set out on a traditional climb, Chattanooga has it all. The best time of year to climb varies on location, however, cooler weather is better. Fall through spring attracts …

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5 Exciting Summer Activities in Chattanooga for the Ultimate Outdoor Adventurer

With summer just around the corner, it’s time to start planning your ultimate outdoor adventure. In Chattanooga, Tennessee, you will find no shortage of sunshine-filled fun. Known for its outdoorsy residents and picturesque views, Chattanooga ranks high on the lists of adventure seeking enthusiasts. From thrilling water activities to land adventures, we’ve narrowed it down …

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