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Ely's Mill

393 Roaring Fork Rd, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-4804
+1 865-719-4078
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Gem in the Smokies

My husband and I first visited Ely's Mill several years ago before the many upgrades they did to... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2017
robinkE5174VF
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Rolla, United States
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A Must Stop at the end of Roaring Fork Motor Trail

Ely's Mill is a small complex of buildings from a bygone era. Dating to the 1920's, the mill is one... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
csa1861
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Tennessee
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393 Roaring Fork Rd, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-4804
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Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

My husband and I first visited Ely's Mill several years ago before the many upgrades they did to the smaller of the two lodgings. All I can say is WOW, what a wonderful place to stay. We loved it before the upgrades but now it...More

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Reviewed 11 October 2017

Ely's Mill is a small complex of buildings from a bygone era. Dating to the 1920's, the mill is one of the few remaining buildings from "old" Gatlinburg. The primary draw is the General Store, which I found to be very nice and is most...More

Thank csa1861
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Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

It is a good antique store at the end of mountain nature trail it also has accommodation available for $100 per night for real adventurous people

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Reviewed 8 October 2017

Ely's Mill was a working grain mill years ago. It is along a stream. You can see parts of the grinding wheels scattered about as well as old buildings. It is the last stop before you get back out onto the main highway. There are...More

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Reviewed 24 September 2017

My fiance and I went to Ely's Mill to have professional pictures taken. This place is such a hidden secret. There was not a big crowd of people and it's tucked away right next to the creek/river side. Perfect place for a picnic or just...More

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Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Having passed by leaving the Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail many times we decided to stop by the property and gift shop. Sorta primitive with two buildings for overnight stays. The owner was in the gift shop spinning yarn. Stop for a visit.

Thank KC1953
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Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

This was a nice, unexpected stop on a road coming down from the Smokey Mountains. We first saw the bee hives and then what looked to be a once-thriving farm. Inside we found locally made crafts and sweets. We picked up a pottery bowl, some...More

Thank vzescape
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Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

This is a old mill with lots of history and a good gift shop selling local items including honey made right there . Be sure to check out the old truck in the field next to one of the barns. There are clean rest rooms...More

Thank Calef71
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Reviewed 19 July 2017

When my sister said she has having her wedding here, I wasn't sure about it at first but it was beautiful. It was a package deal and the preacher and the photographer was great. The only problem was that some that didn't know the area...More

Thank jlofton2016
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Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Take some time to visit this gem of a place! If you are lucky, the granddaughter of the original owner can give you a tour. Otherwise, she will talk with you and answer any questions you might have about the mill as well as stories...More

Thank Sonja P
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