7 Best Romantic Getaways In Chattanooga, Tennessee - Updated 2022

Steven
Steven 
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The southeastern city of Chattanooga in Tennessee is known for its picturesque landscapes and small-town charm, which makes it one of the best romantic destinations in the country. Known as “Scenic City,” couples from all over the country have traveled here to have their dream weddings or an idyllic getaway. For an absolute fairy-tale holiday, you can rent a boat and ride down the Tennessee River Gorge or go up to Lookout Mountain to admire stunning views of the city below. For an exhilarating combination of visual arts, local cuisine, and nightlife, visit the historic Bluff View Art District. So, if you’re looking for a romantic vacation set against the backdrop of a majestic riverfront and sweeping mountains, read on to discover the best romantic getaways in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

1. The Read House (from USD 179)

Located only 5 km (3.1 mi) from Lookout Mountain, The Read House showcases the glamour of the 1920s. With its high ceilings and chandeliers, you’ll feel as if you were transported back in time. For the ultimate stay, book the Premiere Single King Room which has a king bed with plush beddings, a 50-inch flat-screen TV, and a large walk-in shower.

If you’re planning a romantic day out, explore Ruby Falls and Tennessee Riverpark, which are both easily accessible from the hotel. If you’re staying in, you’ll likewise enjoy dining at the on-site restaurant with their dry-aged steaks and live music.


The Read House

Wifi Available

Address: 107 West Martin Luther King Blvd
Accommodates: 10

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Fitness centre

2. The Edwin Hotel, Autograph Collection (from USD 279)

This hotel features spacious rooms with breathtaking views that are perfect for a romantic getaway. For an extra-luxurious stay, opt for one of their suites featuring a king bed, a fully stocked minibar, and a fabulous bathroom. Although there are restaurants nearby, the hotel has a famous in-house restaurant and a rooftop bar that offers excellent dining and drinking.

This hotel’s waterfront location puts you near Tennessee Aquarium and Buff View Art District. If you’d rather stay in, indulge in a couple’s massage in their spa. You can also go for a swim in their rooftop pool while enjoying the sweeping views of Lookout Mountain in the distance.


The Edwin Hotel, Autograph Collection

Wifi Available

Address: 102 Walnut Street
Accommodates: 4

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Fitness centre Terrace

3. The Westin Chattanooga (from USD 269)

This hotel offers some of the best views of the city, especially if you choose their lavish Executive or Patio Suite. The rooms in this hotel offer superb comfort with plush beds and floor-to-ceiling windows that afford guests natural light and stunning views. Head up to the rooftop for al fresco dining or a swim in the outdoor pool.

You’ll be within walking distance of numerous restaurants and Tivoli Theatre, which is perfect for a romantic dinner and a show. To make your stay even more special, you can head over to Lookout Mountain, located only 9.5km (59mi) away from the hotel, for a romantic adventure.


The Westin Chattanooga

Wifi Available

Address: 801 Pine Street
Accommodates: 4

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Fitness centre

4. Staybridge Suites Chattanooga Downtown - Convention Center, an IHG Hotel (from USD 192)

If you’re looking for an extended getaway, this hotel offers self-contained studios and suites with full kitchens. Get the full experience by booking the spacious King Suite, which offers 51 sq m (549 sq ft) of space to relax in.

You can take a dip in the indoor heated pool and stay in shape in their fitness center. While in the city, you may want to explore and sample many of the local restaurants nearby for your dinner dates.


Staybridge Suites Chattanooga Downtown - Convention Center, an IHG Hotel

Wifi Available

Address: 1300 Carter Street
Accommodates: 8

Parking Pets allowed 24-hour front desk Fitness centre Non-smoking rooms Business centre Laundry Dry cleaning

5. Mayor’s Mansion Inn (from USD 148)

Mayor’s Mansion Inn is a fantastic choice in Chattanooga. Whether it’s the charming decor or the delicacies served in its three-course complimentary breakfast, you will no doubt enjoy your stay here. You can relax in the beautiful garden or the terrace and similarly enjoy wonderful views from your room. It will be best to book your room right away as there are only 11 rooms in this quaint and well-known bed and breakfast.

There are several attractions nearby, including Hunter Museum of American Art, Tennessee Aquarium, Tennessee Riverpark, and Lookout Mountain.


The Mayor's Mansion Inn

Wifi Available

Address: 801 Vine Street
Accommodates: 2

Parking Meeting/banquet facilities Bar Tennis court Golf course (within 3 km) Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms

6. The Chattanoogan Hotel, Curio Collection By Hilton (from USD 199)

Located on Broad Street, this hotel is near restaurants, entertainment, and nightlife. Their Mountain View Suites offer sweeping views of Lookout Mountain and feature king beds and a combined living and dining area.

They offer a spa that offers several treatments for a special treat on your romantic getaway. Cap the night off with cocktails on their rooftop bar, and if you want to go out and enjoy the scenery, Lookout Mountain Incline Railway and Rock City Gardens are nearby.


The Chattanoogan Hotel, Curio Collection By Hilton

Wifi Available

Address: 1201 Broad Street
Accommodates: 10

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Fitness centre Non-smoking rooms

7. Hilton Garden Inn Chattanooga Downtown (from USD 179)

Situated within walking distance from the riverfront and Bluff View Art District, this hotel puts you in a prime spot for a romantic vacation. From enjoying Southern cuisine in the in-house restaurant to swimming in the heated indoor pool, you’ll have a wonderful stay here. Book yourself a King Room or a King Junior Suite to get the most out of this hotel. Their plush king beds will be perfect for snuggling.

As Hilton Garden Inn is right on the free electric shuttle’s route, it’s definitely easier to venture out and explore nearby attractions.


Hilton Garden Inn Chattanooga Downtown

Wifi Available

Address: 311 Chestnut Street
Accommodates: 5

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Fitness centre

Discover "Scenic City"

There’s a reason why Chattanooga is aptly called Scenic City - the stunning views of the surrounding mountains and river offer the perfect backdrop for an idyllic vacation. If you’re looking to have a romantic getaway, then we hope these hotels in Chattanooga, Tennessee will help you out.

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Steven is a travel and tech writer, freelance photographer, musician and restaurateur based in Quezon City, Philippines.

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