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Vacation house for 6 people, with balcony/terrace
3.7
26 reviews
Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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$148per night
Apartment for 2 people, with garden and pool
2 pers., 1 bedroom, 0ft²
4.8
20 reviews
Lake Junaluska, Cataloochee Valley
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$112per night
Log cabin for 2 people, with jacuzzi
2 pers., 1 bedroom, 980ft²
4.8
20 reviews
Cove Creek Cascades, Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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$185per night
Log cabin for 4 people, with pool and jacuzzi
4 pers., 1 bedroom
5.0
3 reviews
Pigeon Forge, Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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$203per night
Log cabin for 2 people, with balcony/terrace
2 pers., 1 bedroom
5.0
3 reviews
Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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$203per night
Log cabin for 2 people, with balcony
2 pers., 1 bedroom
4.4
12 reviews
Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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$221per night
Log cabin for 3 people, with balcony/terrace
3 pers., 1 bedroom, 1,798ft²
4.9
20 reviews
Cataloochee Valley, Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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$220per night
Log cabin for 2 people, with balcony/terrace and sauna as well as balcony and jacuzzi
2 pers., 1 bedroom, 517ft²
4.8
20 reviews
Tuckaleechee, Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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$139per night
Log cabin for 4 people, with jacuzzi and garden
4 pers., 1 bedroom, 700ft²
5.0
20 reviews
Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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$130per night
Log cabin for 6 people
6 pers., 3 bedrooms, 2,497ft²
4.8
20 reviews
Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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$201per night
Log cabin for 2 people, with pool and jacuzzi as well as balcony/terrace, with pets
4.8
20 reviews
Wears Valley, Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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$96per night
Log cabin for 4 people, with jacuzzi and pool as well as terrace
3.9
20 reviews
Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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$160per night
Studio for 2 people, with jacuzzi and pool
2 pers., 1 bedroom, 1,098ft²
4.9
11 reviews
Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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$161per night
Log cabin for 4 people, with balcony and pool as well as jacuzzi
4 pers., 2 bedrooms
4.8
20 reviews
Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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$257per night
Log cabin for 3 people, with jacuzzi and balcony/terrace as well as balcony
3 pers., 1 bedroom, 797ft², 2mi to skiing
4.9
20 reviews
Gatlinburg, Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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$149per night
Log cabin for 2 people, with garden and jacuzzi
2 pers., 1 bedroom, 700ft²
4.9
20 reviews
Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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$141per night
Log cabin for 2 people, with jacuzzi and garden as well as pool
2 pers., 1 bedroom, 1,399ft²
5.0
20 reviews
Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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$324per night
Log cabin for 3 people, with balcony/terrace
3 pers., 1 bedroom
4.4
2 reviews
Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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$179per night
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Highlights in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

  • Cades Cove
  • Clingmans Dome
  • Morton Overlook
  • Laurel Falls
  • Appalachian Trail
  • Mountain Observation Towers

Most popular in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Pool 4,013
Internet 8,138
Pet allowed 1,289
Balcony/Terrace 6,697
TV 8,443
Air conditioning 7,858
Garden 1,178
Parking 6,928
Washing machine 7,620

Prices and availability

Prices

April
May
June
July
August
September
$395
Mar 28 - Apr 04
$320 per night
Apr 04 - Apr 11
$321 per night
Apr 11 - Apr 18
$326 per night
Apr 18 - Apr 25
$338 per night
Apr 25 - May 02
$318 per night
May 02 - May 09
$291 per night
May 09 - May 16
$308 per night
May 16 - May 23
$316 per night
May 23 - May 30
$321 per night
May 30 - Jun 06
$340 per night
Jun 06 - Jun 13
$335 per night
Jun 13 - Jun 20
$354 per night
Jun 20 - Jun 27
$376 per night
Jun 27 - Jul 04
$382 per night
Jul 04 - Jul 11
$391 per night
Jul 11 - Jul 18
$395 per night
Jul 18 - Jul 25
$364 per night
Jul 25 - Aug 01
$347 per night
Aug 01 - Aug 08
$358 per night
Aug 08 - Aug 15
$328 per night
Aug 15 - Aug 22
$296 per night
Aug 22 - Aug 29
$335 per night
Aug 29 - Sep 05
$325 per night
Sep 05 - Sep 12
$293 per night
Average price per week

Availabilities

April
May
June
July
August
September
77 %
Mar 28 - Apr 04
37 %
Apr 04 - Apr 11
41 %
Apr 11 - Apr 18
42 %
Apr 18 - Apr 25
48 %
Apr 25 - May 02
53 %
May 02 - May 09
54 %
May 09 - May 16
52 %
May 16 - May 23
48 %
May 23 - May 30
46 %
May 30 - Jun 06
49 %
Jun 06 - Jun 13
44 %
Jun 13 - Jun 20
41 %
Jun 20 - Jun 27
41 %
Jun 27 - Jul 04
45 %
Jul 04 - Jul 11
48 %
Jul 11 - Jul 18
47 %
Jul 18 - Jul 25
51 %
Jul 25 - Aug 01
56 %
Aug 01 - Aug 08
62 %
Aug 08 - Aug 15
67 %
Aug 15 - Aug 22
70 %
Aug 22 - Aug 29
75 %
Aug 29 - Sep 05
77 %
Sep 05 - Sep 12
71 %
Percentage of available rentals

Vacation Rentals at Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Nestle into your very own log cabin for a relaxing weekend getaway amongst the towering pines at Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Browse among scenic tree cabins, A-frame timber bungalows, and chalet-style apartments for the perfect vacation rental to suit your group's travel needs. Almost all of the vacation home available near the Great Smoky Mountains National Park come with fantastic forest and mountain views, allowing you to immerse yourself in nature while still enjoying the comfort of modern day conveniences.

Holiday in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park

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Beautiful Wildlife and Mountains within two States

The Great Smoky Mountains National Park park straddles the state line between Tennessee and North Carolina and is characterized by it's lush green vegetation, towering mountain peaks, and incredible wildlife biodiversity. The closest airport to the National Park is located in Knoxville, Tennessee with an approximately 45 minutes drive to the Gatlinburg entrance. The park offers three different entrances - two of which lie in Tennessee and one at the western edge of North Carolina. There are many towns in between these entrances which cater to visitors urban tastes providing a wider range of restaurants, bars, and vacation home options.

Activities

Destination for Hikers

Those looking to make the trek and enjoy one of the many scenic vistas will love wandering the Great Smoky Mountains trails. Whether you're a beginner or a novice outdoor enthusiast, the park offers over 75 different paths from day hikes to history trails to laborous mountainous summits. Some of the most popular outlooks in the Great Smoky Mountains include Clingman's Dome, Mount Le Conte, and the Chimney Tops.

Destination for Music Enthusiasts

Country music lovers can enjoy a theme park dedicated to one of the genre's most iconic singers - Dolly Parton. Dollywood is situated just 11 miles north of the Gatlinburg entrance, making for an energetic pit stop en route to the relaxing nature of the park. The theme park features many festivals, exhibits, and rides including the world's first and fastest wooden coaster. Dollywood first opened its gates in 1961 and continues to attract thousands of visitors a year.

Destination for Wildlife Lovers

The Great Smoky Mountains has been designated both as a UNESCO World Heritage Site and an International Biosphere Reserve due to its beauty and significance in wildlife conservation. The region's rich diversity of native animals comprises of species such as the red wolf, river otter, white-tailed deer, wild boar, and over a thousand black bears. In addition, the park is also home to 140 different species of trees and 4,000 different plants!

Every March, the Great Smoky Mountains serve as the backdrop to the "Music of the Mountains" festival which focuses on old-style folk and country music native to the region.

Top 5 things to do in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park

1. Take a drive around Cades Cove

For a safe and up close view of the park's wildlife, drive through the historic farming valley at Cades Cove where there are often wild deer sightings. This 11 mile loop is by far the most popular attraction in the National Park as visitors come to take in the wide open spaces and breathtaking mountain peaks which make for the perfect postcard backdrop.

2. Enjoy the sunset at Morton Overlook

En route to Clingman's Dome, the Morton Overlook provides one of the most stunning sunset vistas in the whole park. Located just off of US441S on the Newfound Gap Road, the Overlook's free entrance and easy access to the main highway makes it a popular destination for nature photographers to jump out and snap a quick pic.

3. Straddle the state line at Clingman's Dome

If you've ever wanted to be in two places at once, then a hike up to Clingman's Dome is just or you. The Dome sits atop the highest peak in the National Park, Tennessee, and the Appalachian Trail providing views over a hundred miles in the distance on a clear day. To reach Clingman's Dome, take the .5 mile steep path which leads up to the concrete slab where you can stand at the top of the 54ft foot observation Tower. Note that the path leading up to the summit is closed in the winter between December and April, and on other conditions due to in climate weather.

4. Hike a part of the Appalachian Trail

One of the most popular hiking routes in the United States is the Appalachian Trail which runs from Georgia to the south 2,200 miles all the way up to Maine. A 72-mile stretch of the historic trail runs through the Great Smoky Mountains National Park from Fontana Dam to the Davenport Gap. Hiking this section of the trail generally takes about 7 days and passes by the popular Clingman's Dome.

5. Cool off at Laurel Falls

The 80ft plunge of Laurel Falls located between the Gatlinburg and Townsend entrances is one of the most popular waterfalls in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. The falls are divided into an upper and lower section, divided by a walkway through the two water streams. The trek to Laurel Falls is 2.6 miles roundtrip taking roughly 2 hours to complete and is considered one of the easier waterfall routes within the park.

Useful Information

Climate

The Great Smoky Mountains are the most highly visited National Park in the United States due to it's clear four seasons and moderate weather conditions. The spring and summer seasons see the highest concentration of hikers, while the fall season is revered for it's electrifying natural hues throughout the park. The winter is also popular with visitors who come to take advantage of the park's cozy winter cabins and skiing opportunities.

FAQ: Frequently asked questions about vacation rentals in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

What is the average price for vacation rentals in Great Smoky Mountains National Park?

Great Smoky Mountains National Park is one of the destinations in the USA, which is the most expensive. For a stay here you pay around $310.37 per night.

Are there usually many vacation rentals available in Great Smoky Mountains National Park?

If you decide to put Great Smoky Mountains National Park on your bucket list, we recommend planning your travels ahead of time because it is usually very high in demand, with an annual average of 88% of rentals booked in the year 2019.

Are there many rentals in Great Smoky Mountains National Park?

Holidu collaborates with 10 different partners to offer you a choice between 10000 properties we have in Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

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