Hand making candles for over 40 Years.


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Lorelei Candles at the foot of the Great Smoky Mountains in Gatlinburg, Tennessee.

Lorelei Candles hand-makes a full line of traditional and novelty candles that appeal to a wide variety of tastes. For an elegant evening light or a memorable souvenir that you’ll keep rather than burn, this candle shop has been delighting customers for decades.

Classes & Create Your Own Experiences.

Featured Candles

Wood Winks Medium

$16.95 Each

LP Candles

$18.95 Each

Standing Bears

$6.95 – $16.95 Each

Stop By Anytime.

No appointment needed for a unique experience-dip your own candles. With many novelty options & wax colors to choose from – you can create your own candle!

“You can stop in and see many different candles being made and sold. You can dip your own candle. The person in charge was really nice and helpful.”


“This was a fabulous place we found up in the mountains. Best thing I found!”


“This is a great shop, smiling faces and candles of all kinds. We learned to hand dip & were so happy to experience this today!”