Quality Inn & Suites Mt. Chalet
834 Highway 441 South
Clayton, GA 30525
Phone: (706) 782-2214
Fax: (706) 782-1093
While you are in Gatlinburg and touring the place, ensure that you satiate your hunger pangs at the Hard Rock Cafe. A branch of the famous Hard Rock Chain, the place offers some sumptuous dishes on its menu. Tuck into their delicious desserts and make dinner an unforgettable experience. Hard Rock Cafe also plays some very authentic rock music which is sure to put you in a party mood. However, the most unique thing about this branch is that, it has a wedding chapel attached to it which in itself merits a visit. The cafe holds events and musical concerts on a regular basis. Check the website for hours.
Known as the Upstate's number one Country Western nightclub and bar, the Blind Horse Saloon is a big hit with South Carolina locals and country line-dancing enthusiasts. The saloon is a full-service bar that hosts country-western bands ranging from local acts to Grammy Award and CMA Award winners including Garth Brooks and Travis Tritt. On Wednesday, the saloon opens up into a full-on dance party with young and old people hitting the floor to do their favorite line routine or the official South Carolina state dance called The Shag. The Blind Horse does not serve food but there are many restaurants conveniently located nearby. Don't forget your cowboy boots and hat!
Escape Oxygen Bar encompasses many things including a full-service bar, hookah lounge, restaurant, nightclub and pool lounge. The atmosphere is club-like but if dancing is not your cup of tea, chill out in one of the lounges for a group hookah smoke or a pool game. The food menu consists of bar fare like chicken wings, mozzarella sticks, jalapeno poppers and burgers. The crowd is mixed depending on the day and event going on, especially on Saturdays when it is an under-age dance party. Check the website for upcoming events.
A supportive, well known proving ground for new local artists, this eclectic nightclub still lives on its reputation as the launching pad for REM and the B-52's back in the seventies.
The Garage at Biltmore is famous for the musical extravaganza it serves up regularly. Choose from a variety of entertainment options: attend live gigs or let your hair down at one of the DJ nights. A wide range of genres featuring funk, progressive, jazz, experimental, rock, acoustic, blues, glam, hip-hop and others await your appreciation. Beer lovers will love the extensive choice of drinks: beers, lagers, ale, scotch among others thanks to the French Broad Brewery located in the same building. Check website for more details on current and upcoming events and exact show times.
The Club 828 in downtown Asheville is a vibrant addition to the city's party scene. Apart from the electronica spun by the DJs on regular nights, the club also welcomes musicians to present their music unfiltered to the audience. On Monday nights you will get a taste of the local live music scene as the night is all about the 'Live' music. On other nights, too, there are events taking place that are sure to keep you entertained. So put on your dancing shoes, grab your partner, or go solo, and head straight for Club 828. See the website for more information.
A hot and happening music space located at The Grove House, The Boiler Room is famous for its patronage to underground music. Also on offer are genres like shoegaze, ambient ,experimental, garage, indie and pop among others. The venue popularly hosts a host of live acts and music performances by upcoming bands and artists on a regular basis. Check website for more details on current and upcoming events.
With a 942 person capacity and state-of-the-art sound and light facilities, the Orange Peel Social Aid and Pleasure Club is your pick for the day. It is the favorite live music hall and concert venue, featuring all kinds of stage performances and cultural acts. Famous personalities and bands, such as Bob Dylan, Damien Rice and Flaming Lips have performed here. The atmosphere is ideal for any kind of show. In fact, you can even host private parties and events here. Grab a bite at the in-house restaurants or have a drink or two at the beautifully designed bar after the event.
With a wide array of unique spices, dishes with a flair of local flavor, Mela offers the very best of authentic Indian cuisine in Asheville. In addition to a sumptuous selection of original dishes including The Mela Lamb Curry and The Kozi Milagu Chettinad, going to Mela is a total sensory experience. With a full bar, late night appetizers and salsa dancing, Mela stands out not only as a restaurant, but a happening night spot as well.
Bier Garden is downtown Asheville's equivalent of Boston's "Cheers." It's the place where locals go after work to unwind and enjoy one of the many beer selections available. Try a brew from Germany, Australia or Scotland and nibble on such tasty appetizers as portobello or black bean nachos or spinach and artichoke dip. Lunch and dinner selections include American and Continental cuisine: sandwiches, shrimp, pasta, burrito wraps, chicken, and more. Children are welcome and live music is offered on most weekend nights. A game room is also available.
At Hannah Flanagan's you will find the locals turning up some of the finest Irish (and otherwise) draft and bottled beers available. This place offers an evening of fun and entertainment in a traditional Irish-style pub, located in the heart of downtown Asheville. Pub fare specialties include such dishes as Corned Beef & Cabbage and Shepherds Pie, a plate full of lamb, carrots and peas, covered by mashed potatoes and cheddar cheese. Enjoy the large outdoor dining area and catch live music throughout the week and weekend.
By day, a classy restaurant (Old Europe Bistro), by night, one of Asheville's hottest dance and drink spots! The Z Lounge is a 21+ club that prides itself on its VIP service and its fancy drinks. Try the Z French 75, which combines champagne, Tanqueray, sugar and lemon juice; or, the Appalachian Iced Tea, which is one of the strongest drinks this side of the Mississippi. The Z Lounge is available to rent out for private parties and corporate events. Live music every night. Dress code enforced: no sneakers, no tank tops, no shorts, no baseball caps, no baggy clothing.