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Highlights Blue Ridge Mountains

  • Blue Ridge Scenic Railway
  • Huck's General Store
  • Waterfall Hike on the Appalachian Trail
  • Mercier Orchards
  • Picnic at Horseshoe Bend Park on the River
  • Whitewater Rafting

Best Vacation Rentals in Blue Ridge Mountains

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Gatlinburg, Sevier County
Cabin • 764 ft² • 1 Bedroom
(2 reviews)
Stay On River Time in Gatlinburg, Tennessee! Romantic nights and relaxing days await at this pet-friendly, 1-bedroom, 1-bathroom cabin for 2 (plus precious pups) in the Great Smoky Mountains. As the name suggests, you'll be right on the river, so you can hear, see, and enjoy the rushing water. Sip coffee by the water's edge on the patio, cast a line to fish for a while, or dine at the table on the screened deck — that happens to have a bubbly hot tub, too!Inside, take a rain shower in the bathroom or draw a hot bath in the clawfoot tub in the bedroom. Snuggle with your partner in the king-s...
from $136 / night
Sevier County
Vacation Rental • 4 Guests • 1 Bedroom
(51 reviews)
Escape to the beautiful mountains of Tennessee for an alpine getaway at Seclusion Retreat. You’ll be just a short way from incredible Great Smoky Mountain National Park! Far from the press of everyday life, you’ll be secluded in the forest enjoying nature and each other. Seclusion Retreat is an ideal romantic getaway or a fun place for a family of three to four to enjoy the great outdoors. When you open the front door to Seclusion Retreat, you’ll fall in love with its vaulted ceiling, large plank walls and floor and its beautiful wood-burning fireplace. Grab a seat on the comfortable couch...
from $93 / night
Sevier County
Cabin • 592 ft² • 1 Bedroom
(4 reviews)
With room for your fur babies, A Mountain Surprise is an ideal pet-friendly cabin for a small family, a few friends, or a couple. It features 1 king bedroom, 1 full bathroom with an indoor jetted tub, a fully equipped kitchen, a screened-in deck with a hot tub and grill, a cozy living area with a big screen TV and fireplace, and room to sleep up to 4 guests. It's also convenient to downtown fun in Pigeon Forge, TN, so you can play all day in town, then return to the cabin to relax.Step into the inviting living space that's open concept with high ceilings, hardwood floors, large windows, and...
from $127 / night

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Prices and availability

Current Vacation rental prices Blue Ridge Mountains

$466for 3 Jun - 10 Jun
$417 annual average
Average price per week

Current vacation rental availability Blue Ridge Mountains

29%for 3 Jun - 10 Jun
62% annual average
Percentage of available rentals

Vacation Rentals in the Blue Ridge Mountains

Rent a Cosy Cabin in the Blue Ridge Mountains

The Blue Ridge Mountains offer many different types of vacation rental, from cosy cottages to spacious houses, national park accommodation and lock up and go townhouses, the region is a great place to rent a vacation rental for the whole family. Whether you want a compact cottage or cabin or a large house for six, there are many rental options available in this pretty area of the Appalachian Mountains.

Stay in a National Park or in Town

Spacious vacation rentals are on offer in the Blue Ridge Mountains. There are beautiful hotel rooms available in the Shenandoah National Park as well as in the Great Smoky Mountains. Here you will find good holiday rentals in Glenstone Lodge, Olde Gatlinberg Vacation Rentals and Holiday Inn. There is also a good selection of vacation homes that are close to the Blue Blue Ridge Parkway, the primary scenic highway that joins the two parks with the Appalachians.

Holiday in the Blue Ridge Mountains


The Appalachian's "Blue" Mountains

Technically the term "Blue Ridge" refers to the eastern ridge of the Appalachians as well as the ridge and valley area in the west. It includes the Great Smoky Mountains, the Roans, Great Balsams, the Blacks and the Brushy Mountains. The mountains get their characteristic blue colour when seen from afar from the isoprenes released by trees on the mountains.

High Mountains

The Blue Ridge Mountains includes the highest mountains in the east of the USA. There are approximately 125 peaks in the range that are higher than 5,000 feet and the highest peak in the Blue Ridge Mountains is Mount Mitchell in North Carolina at 6,684 feet.

Activities at Blue Ridge Mountain

A Great Destination for Nature Lovers

The abundant nature in the region and beauty and majesty of the Blue Ridge Mountains make this an ideal area for nature lovers. There are many hikes and strolls to enjoy and opportunities to get to know the trees in the forests. Vacation rentals are perfect for people who want to get away from it all.

Heaven for Birdwatchers

The area offers an abundance of birdlife for avid birdwatchers. Many species can be seen along the Blue Ridge Parkway from the spruce-fir forests to rocky outcrops. Hawks are frequently seen in the area and the yearly migration of these birds during winter is a popular reason for visiting the mountains.

The Blue Ridge Parkway is home to no less than nine species that are listed as threatened and/or endangered rare species. These include the Northern saw-whet owl and Southern flying squirrel.

Top 5 Things to Do in Blue Ridge Mountains

1. Go Whitewater Rafting on the Ocoee River

The Ocoee river offers a great opportunity for both beginner and more experienced rafters to enjoy some white water. The area is made up of various rapids and river habitats to ensure that you won't go home unsatisfied. The perfect opportunity for adrenaline addicts.

2. Visit Huck's General Store

A popular tourist spot for many who visit the area, and well known for its welcoming and friendly staff, Huck's General store is packed with locally made, vintage-style items that you won't find anywhere else. The store sells old school toys and penny candy that you wont find in modern stores. It also stocks a good selection of unusual and unique pickles, including dilly beans (pickled green beans) like our grandmothers used to make. You can buy jams, jellies, fruit, handmade soaps, handcrafts, candles and tasty sodas at this well known landmark.

3. Hike to the Waterfalls on the Blue Ridge Parkway

There are twelve waterfalls situated along the Blue Ridge Parkway. These include Looking Glass Falls, High Falls, Rainbow Falls and Upper Whitewater Falls One of the most popular falls in the area is Linville Falls.

4. Get Down to Mercier Orchards

A visit to Mercier Orchards is an enjoyable way to spend the day. This apple orchard is a family-owned and run business. On offer are apple products including fresh fruits, fried pies and apple cider as well as a selection of breakfasts, baked pies and events for the whole family to enjoy.

5. Go Picnicking on Horseshoe Bend

A visit to the Horseshoe Bend Park offers a great day out. This stunning natural landmark offers great views, a relaxing location and plenty of scenery to enjoy. A playground area and volleyball court ensures plenty of fun for the children.

Useful Information

Stand Between Georgia and Tennessee

The "Blue Line" marking the border of Georgia and Tennessee is found between McCaysville and Copperhill. This novelty allows visitors to stand with one foot in Georgia and the other in Tennessee.

FAQs: Vacation Rentals in Blue Ridge Mountains

On average, how much do vacation rentals in Blue Ridge Mountains cost?

We can see from last year that Blue Ridge Mountains had an average price of $405 per night, a relatively high one compared to the destinations in the USA.

During which months are vacation rentals cheaper in Blue Ridge Mountains?

]If you are looking to get the most out of your money, the most budget-friendly months to visit Blue Ridge Mountains are May ($359 the average per night for accommodation), April ($369), and March ($381).

In which months is it more expensive to rent a vacation rental in Blue Ridge Mountains?

It can be concluded, by analyzing the data from the previous year, that costs per night for accommodation here are usually higher, on average, during the months of December ($446), November ($436), and January ($432).

Is Blue Ridge Mountains a good location for a last-minute getaway?

If you decide to put Blue Ridge Mountains on your bucket list, we recommend organizing your visit ahead of time because it tends to be very high in demand, with an annual average of 81% of rentals booked the previous year.

What are the best months for a last-minute getaway?

The most available months are, on average, January (with an availability of 29%), May (27%), and September (23%), according to the trends observed in the prior year.

During which months is it more difficult to find available vacation rentals?

Vacation rentals in Blue Ridge Mountains reach their peak in demand in July, with an availability rate of 8%. The second most requested month is August, with 10%, and the third is April with 14%. During this period, the availability is only 11%. It is therefore recommended to reserve early.

How many vacation rentals are there in Blue Ridge Mountains?

We have 21,000 rentals for you in Blue Ridge Mountains, provided by our 17 local and international partners.

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