Fairfield Inn & Suites Cherokee

Casino District, 568 Painttown Road

Cherokee, North Carolina 28719 USA

Phone:+1 828-497-0400

Fax:+1 828-497-4040

Sales:+1 828-497-0400

Sales fax:+1 828-497-4040

Services & Amenities

All public areas non-smoking

Bar-B-Q and/or picnic area

Beauty shop

Car Rental

Vending machines

Housekeeping service daily

Laundry on-site

Laundry on-site, coin operated

Mobility accessible rooms

Newspaper in lobby

Safe deposit boxes, front desk

Guest Room Information

General Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Coffee maker/tea service
  • Crib/Play Yard
  • Individual climate control
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Luxury bedding - crisp linens, thicker mattresses, custom comforters, fluffier pillows
  • Mini fridge
  • Pillows: down/feather
  • Pillows: foam
  • Pull-out sofa bed

Bathroom Amenities

  • Bathroom amenities
  • Bathtub with spray jets
  • Hair dryer
  • Whirlpool

Room Entertainment

  • Cable channel: CNN
  • Cable channel: ESPN
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • CD player
  • Color TV
  • Movies/videos

Business Amenities

  • Electrical outlet: desk level
  • Phone feature: speakerphone
  • Phone feature: voice mail
  • Two-line phone

Kitchen Amenities

  • Microwave oven
  • Refrigerator
Visit the Guest Rooms page for more information


Dining Services

Bar-B-Q and/or picnic area

Free Breakfast

Buffet breakfast, complimentary

Hot breakfast, complimentary

Fitness & Recreation


Biking trail (30 miles)

Bowling (15 miles)

Fly-fishing (1 mile)

Hiking (10 miles)

Horseback riding (5 miles)

Jet-skiing (20 miles)

Jogging/fitness trail (1 mile)

Kayaking (18 miles)

Mountain biking, trail (10 miles)

Miniature golf (1 mile)

River rafting (18 miles)

Cataloochee Ski Area (20 miles)

Ober Gatlinburg (40 miles)

Sapphire Valley (40 miles)

Lighted Outdoor (15 miles)

Water-skiing (18 miles)

Hunting (10 miles)

Nature preserve, trail (10 miles)

Rock climbing (15 miles)


Fitness Center


Indoor Pool


High Hampton Country Club (40 miles)

High Hampton Country Club

Lake Junaluska Golf Course (20 miles)

Lake Junaluska Golf Course

Smoky Mountain Country Club (7 miles)

Smoky Mountain Country Club

Mill Creek Country Club (40 miles)

Mill Creek Country Club

Maggie Valley Country Club (20 miles)

Maggie Valley Country Club

Waynesville Country Club (30 miles)

Waynesville Country Club

Sapphire Mountain Golf Club (40 miles)

Sapphire Mountain Golf Club

Cullasaja Club (45 miles)

Cullasaja Club

Local Attractions

Harrah's Cherokee Casino

0.1 miles N from hotel

Museum of the Cherokee Indians

1.5 miles NW from hotel

Oconaluftee Indian Village

1.5 miles NW from hotel

"Unto These Hills" Outdoor Drama

1.5 miles NW from hotel

Mountain Farm Museum-GSMNP

2.5 miles N from hotel

Cherokee Tribal Bingo

1.5 miles E from hotel

Santa's Land Family Theme Park & Zoo

2.5 miles E from hotel

Cherokee Fun Park

2 miles N from hotel

Smoky Mountain Gold & Ruby Mine

1.5 miles N from hotel

Smoky Mountain Tube & Raft

1.5 miles N from hotel

Oconaluftee Islands Park

1 mile NW from hotel

Mingo Falls

3.5 miles N from hotel

Smokemont Riding Stables-GSMNP

5 miles N from hotel

Great Smoky Mountains National Park

3 miles N from hotel

Blue Ridge Parkway

3 miles N from hotel

Cherokee Helicopter Tours

5 miles SW from hotel

Smoky Mountain Jet Boats

15 miles W from hotel

Nantahalaha Outdoor Center-Whitewater Rafting

18 miles W from hotel

Great Smoky Mountain Railroad

10 miles W from hotel

Cataloochee Ski Area

20 miles E from hotel

Visit Local Area page for more information

Airport Information

Asheville Regional Airport (AVL)


Airport Phone: +1 828-684-2226

Hotel direction: 70 miles SW

This hotel does not provide shuttle service.

  • Alternate transportation: CAR
  • Estimated taxi fare: 400 USD (one way)
Visit AVL airport website
Driving directions

Take I-26 West, Exit onto I-40 West. Take Exit 27 onto US-74 West. Take Exit 74 onto US-441 North to Cherokee. Turn right at 1st traffic light. Turn right at next traffic light onto US-19 North. Hotel will be on the right across from Harrah's Cherokee Casino & Hotel.

Knoxville McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS)


Hotel direction: 100 miles E

This hotel does not provide shuttle service.

Visit TYS airport website

Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL)


Hotel direction: 150 miles N

This hotel does not provide shuttle service.

Visit ATL airport website
Driving directions

Take I-85 North out of airport. Remain on I-85 North through Atlanta to I-985 North. I-985 ends and turns into US-23 North. US-23 merges into US-441 North. Take 441North to Cherokee. Arriving in Cherokee turn right at the 1st traffic light, turn right at the next traffic light. Hotel will be on the right across from Harrahs Cherokee Casino & Hotel.

Business Services

Copy service

Fax service

Overnight delivery/pickup



For more information call the general manager of the hotel.

Accessible guest rooms have a 32 inch wide opening Adjustable height hand-held shower wand Bathroom vanity in guest rooms for disabled person height Bathtub grab bars Bathtub seat Closed-caption TV Fitness center entrance Flashing door knocker available for disabled person Grab bars in bathroom Hotel has on site accessible self-parking Lowered deadbolt in guest room for disabled persons height (in feet) Lowered electrical outlets Lowered night guards on guest room doors Main entrance Meeting spaces Pathway to registration desk Peephole in guest room for disabled person height (in ft) Pool entrances Registration desk Route to accessible guest rooms is accessible Self-operating lifts or sloped entry Service animals allowed for persons with disabilities TTY/TTD compatible Telephone for hearing impaired Toilet seat in guest rooms for disabled person Transfer shower roll-in shower Property has elevators
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