The Southern Belle Riverboat and The Bluff View Inn
Located in three turn-of-the-century homes overlooking the Tennessee River, Bluff View Inn offers Chattanooga’s premier Bed & Breakfast accommodations. Seamlessly blending modern convenience and historical beauty, Bluff View Inn provides a relaxing retreat with an array of restaurants, activities and attractions at your fingertips. We are located within walking distance of popular downtown attractions such as the Hunter Museum of American Art, Tennessee Aquarium, IMAX Theatre, Southern Belle, Coolidge Park and Walnut Street Bridge. Best of all, your room is just steps away from the excellent dining, shopping and recreation options of Bluff View Art District and the beautiful 12-mile RiverWalk path. Private facilities are available for business meetings, social events, family reunions and weddings.
The Homes of Bluff View Inn
The Maclellan House
This majestic 1889 English Tudor, rising prominently above the Tennessee River, features six guest rooms, an exclusive honeymoon suite and many original furnishings. This is the main house of Bluff View Inn, where guests come to check in. The rooms of the Maclellan House offer great views of the river and the wisteria-covered Bocce Court Terrace.
The Martin House
Inside this elegantly restored 1927 Colonial Revival you will find three guest rooms and Back Inn Café, Bluff View Art District’s fine dining establishment. Relax on the gracious front porch and take in views of the Bocce Court Terrace and the Tennessee River. Rooms are individually furnished with beautiful antiques complemented by traditional and contemporary art.
The Thompson House
A Victorian-style home built in 1908, The Thompson House features four guestrooms and two apartment-suites. Feel free to cozy up in the indoor parlor or unwind on the front porch rockers while you watch the sun set over Signal Mountain.