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Address: Big Cove Road, Cherokee, NC
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+1 828-497-9879

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Still a great stop for souvenirs!

I've been coming to Cherokee and the Smokey Mountain area since I was a child brought by my parents on our first family vacations and those memories of Native American handicrafts... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2016
Miami Beach, Florida
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Miami Beach, Florida
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Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

I've been coming to Cherokee and the Smokey Mountain area since I was a child brought by my parents on our first family vacations and those memories of Native American handicrafts and local souvenirs and the fascination they held for me still holds true today at Saunooke Village. We stopped here after coming through the National Park and needing some... More 

Thank ARodriguezP
Hope, Maine
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435 reviews
191 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2016

This is a great place to browse and shop, walk around and have a bite to eat. The shops are well-stocked, busy with leaves changing right now. The staff is helpful and I found the prices reasonable. Don't forget to go upstairs!

Thank Sonia T
Cincinnati, Ohio
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597 reviews
283 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 185 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2016

...this place had it going on, I can remember from childhood. I have visited many times as an adult, and will continue to do so - still hoping it revives.

1 Thank explorepossibilities
San Antonio, Texas
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130 reviews
83 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

The village has a few standard souvenir gift shops, fudge and an ice cream store. There is a small arcade there also along with a stand if you which to pay to ride a mechanical bull. We spent about an one hour there.

1 Thank Tim133
Norwalk, Connecticut
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153 reviews
80 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 June 2016

A a horseback riding trip in the morning we Stopped in Saunooke Village to stroll through the shops and explore. There were lots of stores and fun things to do here. My kids enjoyed the variety (they are older teens and young adults). My daughter wanted a pair of fur lined moccasins and found a great store that helped her... More 

1 Thank Myflowergirls2
Halltown, Missouri
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67 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 November 2015 via mobile

My husband and I stopped here and had fun browsing the shops. Next to the leather shop is a nice little coffee shop and the lady there was very sweet and made a wonderful Frappuccino. We bought a few items from her as they were very good priced and not your normal touristy items. We then went to the Mill... More 

2 Thank Sharna C
Lewis Center, Ohio
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313 reviews
128 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2015 via mobile

We enjoyed the shops after having eaten at the Little Princess. We bought several items feeling we got a good price on them. Nice variety of items in the various stores.

1 Thank Mark R
Chicago, Illinois
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105 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2015

A good amount of shops to explore, and a good selection of local crafts. It is worth a stop if you are already planning a trip to Cherokee,

1 Thank Rick R
Newnan Ga
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65 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2015

Interesting little shops, arcade and places to get a quick bite to eat. Very scenic and you can soak up the mountain air while you wander. It is touristy but that is not a bad thing. It is well worth the stop.

1 Thank avery59
Cincinnati, Ohio
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12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 November 2014

Nice little place to visit and wander and maybe buy a treat or jewelry, etc. Couple of really nice shops and restaurants

4 Thank CherokeeBest

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