Hickory Star Resort and Marina
One of the first marinas on Norris Lake, Hickory Star Resort and Marina is a popular destination for family vacations, reunions, and fishing trips.
The resort offers campsites, cabins, and a quaint, historic motor lodge. Other onsite amenities include a ship store, event center, boat rentals, boat launch, and a seasonal waterfront restaurant and pool.
DRIVING DIRECTIONS FROM: Atlanta, GA. I-75 North to Knoxville TN, I-640 E to Broadway exit North, stay on Broadway to Halls Crossing , stay to the right slightly continue north on HWY 33, to Maynardville at first stop light turn left on to RT. 144 (turn left at the I.G.A. Store) The road ends at Hickory Star.
Asheville, N.C. TAKE I-40 East to KNOXVILLE TN., I-640 W to Broadway exit North, stay on Broadway to Halls Crossing , stay to the right slightly continue north on HWY 33, to Maynardville at first stop light turn left on to Rt. 144 (turn left at the I.G.A. Store) The road ends at Hickory Star.
Cincinnati, OH. Take I-75 south to Exit 122 Clinton TN., Turn left on Hwy 61, continue past Big Ridge State Park to Rt.170, turn left on Rt. 170 to the first stop sign, turn left to Hickory Star.
Corbin, KY. Take 25 E towards Tazwell, Tn.., Take Rt. 33 south to Rt. 170 turn right on Rt. 170 go to first stop sign, turn right to Hickory Star.
Nashville, TN./ West Knoxville. Take I-40 west to Knoxville TN., take I-640 E. to Broadway exit North, stay on Broadway to Halls Crossing , stay to the right slightly continue north on HWY 33, to Maynardville at first stop light turn left on to RT. 144 The road ends at Hickory Star.
Locally or Family Owned Business Notes
This is a family owned business. The owner/ manager is onsite.
Hickory Star Resort and Marina is situated on beautiful Norris Lake with spectacular mountain views as far as you can see. It offers great recreational activities as well as camping and a hotel.There is also a pool that is accessible to visitors staying at the resort; it tends to be a little refreshingly cool due to the fact that the water supply comes out of the mountain spring. With vacation homes and cabins scattered all over the mountain overlooking the natural beauty of East Tennessee and Norris Lake, it makes a great vacation destination.
The marina offers annual boat slip rentals as well as a stationary houseboat community on the water. The marina shop offers all the amenities needed for a day on the lake. Bait and tackle to grabbing a bite to eat at the deli before you hit the water. The campground includes eighty camp sites of which forty are pull through and five are exclusively for tents only. There is also many small trailers sprinkled throughout the campground, some available for rent to the public. Hickory Star is also working on the development of Hickory Point, an upscale lakefront community overlooking the emerald waters of Norris Lake. If you want to get away from civilization, the marina is conviently located within boat driving range to many small islands on which visitors can pitch a tent on.
The marina also offers motel and cabin rentals located on the adjacent ridge overlooking the lake. If you’re hungry, stop in at Arjays, the restaurant at Hickory Star. The seasonal waterfront restaurant offers pub fare and live music on the weekends. Boat, float and simply drive over.
Pet Friendly Notes
Dogs on leashes. No pets in the restaurant.
Swimming pool, restaurant, full service marina, fishing, guide service, boat rentals, marina store, boating,
The dock store and gas pumps are open year round.
Lodging Style and Amenities
Hotel, cabins, campground and vacation home all located with a view of the water.
Onsite boat rentals, ship store, seasonal restaurant, swimming pool, and event center perfect for family reunions and special events.