Chapel in the Glen - Gatlinburg, TN

Gatlinburg’s Classic Venue for Smoky Mountain Weddings 

Wedding chapels are a classic venue option for couples getting married in the Smoky Mountains. Chapel in the Glen is an enchanting wedding venue in Gatlinburg. Known as the wedding capital of the South, Gatlinburg is a popular destination for weddings because of the beautiful landscape and wealth of wedding-related businesses. Couples planning a wedding of any size on any budget can have the ceremony of their dreams in the Smoky Mountains!

Unlike large venues, a wedding chapel is generally more appropriate for smaller weddings. Nestled in the woodlands of Gatlinburg and accented by stunning natural features, Chapel in the Glen is the idyllic setting for a romantic, intimate, and affordable Smoky Mountain wedding. Owned and operated by the original owners, the team at this venue has been welcoming couples for nearly 30 years. They are Smoky Mountain wedding industry veterans and are professionals at hosting brides and grooms as they celebrate their love. If this sounds like the solution for your destination wedding, read to learn more about choosing Chapel in the Glen for your Gatlinburg wedding venue. 

Selecting your Smoky Mountain Wedding Venue – Chapel in the Glen

Getting married in Gatlinburg, TN

As you plan your Smoky Mountain wedding, choosing the venue is one of the most important decisions to make. Right after selecting your wedding date, the venue is the next step in planning your dream wedding. There is one concept to keep in mind: supply and demand. Due to the area’s popularity, the best venues, caterers, and other wedding vendors keep a busy calendar. Certain dates are in high demand. We encourage brides to contact their preferred vendors as soon as they know the wedding date. Chapel in the Glen is one of the vendors that book up quickly. 

What makes Chapel in the Glen so popular? Chapel weddings give couples the opportunity to experience a traditional ceremony in the Smoky Mountains. Is there anything more romantic than running away with your love to get married in a mountain chapel? Make your dream come true at Chapel in the Glen!

Chapels are popular with destination wedding couples looking for a budget-friendly option. Chapel weddings are simple to plan and execute, although they deliver big results.

As a bonus, brides don’t have to worry about the weather; chapels offer a climate-controlled atmosphere. Chapel in the Glen, a traditional wedding chapel in Gatlinburg, TN, checks all the boxes for a romantic Smoky Mountain wedding. 

The Chapel and Property

Chapel in the Glen, a wedding chapel in Gatlinburg, is the perfect venue for a Smoky Mountain wedding.

This rustic log chapel is secluded in the foothills of the mountains while remaining convenient to Gatlinburg’s restaurants, attractions, and places to stay. Adjacent to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Chapel in the Glen sits amid the trees, yet natural sunlight streams into the windows and skylight. After sunset, the gas-log fireplace and candles make for a picture-perfect evening ceremony.

Are you looking to get married outdoors instead? The Chapel’s property includes a pond, a waterfall, and thoughtful landscaping among the trees and the natural beauty of the landscape. Ceremonies can take place at the gazebo or one of the garden arbors. We think the best scenario is to say your vows inside the chapel and utilize these outdoor features for wedding photos. This way, you get the best of both worlds! 

Chapel in the Glen can accommodate up to 45 people. Dressing rooms are available for the bride and groom. The team at this Gatlinburg wedding venue has thought of every detail to ensure you, your wedding party, and your guests are comfortable and happy during your special day. 

Wedding Packages

Planning a Smoky Mountain wedding? Learn about this wedding venue in Gatlinburg here.

Chapel in the Glen offers a wide selection of packages designed to fit any budget, and the business also offers seasonal specials. Brides can customize and combine packages. 

Micro-weddings and elopements are very popular. Eloping to the Smoky Mountains is exciting and romantic. Chapel in the Glen has packages for the bride and groom who wish to elope or have a private wedding, and they have packages to accommodate mid-sized ceremonies too. View standard packages here.

The business also offers larger inclusive packages with amenities like photography, flowers, wedding cake, and a digital video download of the ceremony. All weddings include live streaming so your loved ones can watch from anywhere! With packages for vow renewals and receptions too, this business has taken every step to make its clients happy. If you don’t see the perfect package, click here for a custom wedding quote.

These inclusive packages make planning a Smoky Mountain wedding easy. Once you have selected your wedding date, secure it by clicking this link. A representative will contact you to start planning your Smoky Mountain wedding. 

Your Wedding at Chapel in the Glen 

Chapel in the Glen is an award-winning Gatlinburg wedding venue. The business is a Gatlinburg Chamber of Commerce and Smoky Mountain Wedding Association member with almost thirty years of satisfied customers. Over ten thousand couples have gotten married here, and you could be the next! 

“We spent the happiest day of our lives here. The staff and the venue were perfect. The chapel is beautiful, and our pictures are great! We knew what to expect with the contract that was sent in advance. Thanks so much,” said Kayla, a bride married at Chapel in the Glen.

Find the chapel in Gatlinburg’s famed Great Smoky Arts and Crafts Community. Visitors adore this area of Gatlinburg for its array of artisans, galleries, and shops. Find other Smoky Mountain Wedding Association businesses in this community, and shop for wedding dresses and apparel, jewelry, and more. For an authentic and classic Gatlinburg wedding, say “I do” at Chapel in the Glen!

Authored in Appalachia || Amy Morton

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