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Vacation Rentals in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

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Best vacation rental deals in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Fri, 07/09 - Sat, 07/10
$1,125-41%

1 night
$666

Cottage for 15 people, with jacuzzi and terrace as well as pool15 pers., 5 bedrooms, 2,648ft²
FREE cancellation
4.8
(20 reviews)
Fri, 08/27 - Sun, 08/29
$1,768-16%

2 nights
$1,480

Vacation rental for 8 people, with jacuzzi8 pers., 3 bedrooms
FREE cancellation
4.5
(10 reviews)
Mon, 07/05 - Fri, 07/09
$1,481-8%

4 nights
$1,366

Log cabin for 6 people, with terrace6 pers., 2 bedrooms
4.8
(5 reviews)

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$228
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Vacation rental for 6 people, with jacuzzi6 pers., 2 bedrooms, 1.7mi to skiing

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$157
per night

Vacation rental for 5 people, with balcony and jacuzzi5 pers., 2 bedrooms, 1,647ft²
4.8
(15 reviews)

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$338
per night

Vacation rental for 12 people, with garden and pool, child-friendly12 pers., 4 bedrooms
5.0

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$118
per night

Vacation rental for 4 people4 pers., 2 bedrooms, 800yd to skiing
4.3
(7 reviews)

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$294
per night

Vacation rental for 32 people, with view and pool as well as terrace32 pers., 6 bedrooms
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$256
per night

Vacation rental for 12 people, with jacuzzi12 pers., 2 bedrooms

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$523
per night

Vacation rental for 14 people, with jacuzzi14 pers., 5 bedrooms

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$263
per night

Vacation rental for 10 people, with balcony and jacuzzi10 pers., 4 bedrooms, 0ft²
2.7
(2 reviews)

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$147
per night

Vacation rental for 5 people, with jacuzzi and terrace5 pers., 1 bedroom, 0ft², 3mi to skiing
4.0
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$69
per night

Vacation rental for 8 people, with terrace and jacuzzi, with pets8 pers., 2 bedrooms, Pets allowed
3.9
(6 reviews)

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$155
per night

Vacation rental for 4 people, with jacuzzi, with pets4 pers., 2 bedrooms, Pets allowed
FREE cancellation
4.2
(3 reviews)

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$100
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Vacation rental for 4 people, with jacuzzi and balcony4 pers., 1 bedroom, 0ft², 3mi to skiing, Pets allowed
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4.1
(24 reviews)
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Vacation Rentals with Pool
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$274
per night

Vacation rental for 6 people, with pool and terrace6 pers., 3 bedrooms, 1,798ft²
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3.7
(22 reviews)

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$69
per night

Apartment for 2 people, with pool and jacuzzi as well as balcony2 pers., 1 bedroom, 500yd to skiing
4.4
(7 reviews)

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$149
per night

Apartment for 6 people, with pool, child-friendly6 pers., 2 bedrooms, 900yd to skiing
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Vacation Rentals with Internet
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$194
per night

Vacation rental for 7 people7 pers., 2 bedrooms

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$198
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Vacation rental for 14 people, with view and terrace14 pers., 3 bedrooms, 2.4mi to skiing
4.4
(19 reviews)

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$134
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Vacation rental for 2 people, with jacuzzi and terrace2 pers., 1 bedroom
4.8
(7 reviews)
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Vacation Rentals with Air Conditioning
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$336
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Vacation rental for 4 people, with pool and jacuzzi4 pers., 2 bedrooms, 0.9mi to skiing

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$265
per night

Vacation rental for 10 people, with jacuzzi10 pers., 4 bedrooms

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$617
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Vacation rental for 20 people, with balcony and jacuzzi20 pers., 8 bedrooms, 0ft², 2.9mi to skiing
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Highlights 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 491
Internet 736
Balcony/Terrace 551
TV 745
Air conditioning 659
Parking 661
Washing machine 728
Jacuzzi 634
Heating 655

Prices and availability

Prices

July
August
September
October
November
$538
Jun 19 - Jun 26
$466 per night
Jun 26 - Jul 03
$492 per night
Jul 03 - Jul 10
$505 per night
Jul 10 - Jul 17
$503 per night
Jul 17 - Jul 24
$490 per night
Jul 24 - Jul 31
$494 per night
Jul 31 - Aug 07
$488 per night
Aug 07 - Aug 14
$445 per night
Aug 14 - Aug 21
$450 per night
Aug 21 - Aug 28
$449 per night
Aug 28 - Sep 04
$408 per night
Sep 04 - Sep 11
$438 per night
Sep 11 - Sep 18
$447 per night
Sep 18 - Sep 25
$430 per night
Sep 25 - Oct 02
$429 per night
Oct 02 - Oct 09
$472 per night
Oct 09 - Oct 16
$493 per night
Oct 16 - Oct 23
$433 per night
Oct 23 - Oct 30
$428 per night
Oct 30 - Nov 06
$489 per night
Nov 06 - Nov 13
$463 per night
Nov 13 - Nov 20
$394 per night
Nov 20 - Nov 27
$466 per night
Nov 27 - Dec 04
$538 per night
Average price per week

Availabilities

July
August
September
October
November
65 %
Jun 19 - Jun 26
7 %
Jun 26 - Jul 03
8 %
Jul 03 - Jul 10
11 %
Jul 10 - Jul 17
14 %
Jul 17 - Jul 24
16 %
Jul 24 - Jul 31
20 %
Jul 31 - Aug 07
28 %
Aug 07 - Aug 14
31 %
Aug 14 - Aug 21
40 %
Aug 21 - Aug 28
43 %
Aug 28 - Sep 04
47 %
Sep 04 - Sep 11
43 %
Sep 11 - Sep 18
42 %
Sep 18 - Sep 25
42 %
Sep 25 - Oct 02
47 %
Oct 02 - Oct 09
49 %
Oct 09 - Oct 16
39 %
Oct 16 - Oct 23
42 %
Oct 23 - Oct 30
49 %
Oct 30 - Nov 06
61 %
Nov 06 - Nov 13
61 %
Nov 13 - Nov 20
62 %
Nov 20 - Nov 27
47 %
Nov 27 - Dec 04
65 %
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.

FAQs: Vacation Rentals in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

How much do the vacation rentals in Great Smoky Mountains National Park cost on average?

With an average cost of $380.51 per night, Great Smoky Mountains National Park lies at the upper end of the price range for vacation rentals in the USA.

During which months are vacation rentals cheaper in Great Smoky Mountains National Park?

If you want to save as much as possible during your visit to Great Smoky Mountains National Park, travel in October ($352.07 per night on average), February ($371.27), or January ($372.26), to find the lowest prices for the whole year.

During which months are vacation rentals more expensive in Great Smoky Mountains National Park?

It can be concluded, by analyzing the data from the year 2020, that costs per night for accommodation here are usually higher, on average, during the months of November ($409.57), September ($399.25), and April ($392.25).

Is Great Smoky Mountains National Park a good location for a last-minute getaway?

It is better to plan ahead in Great Smoky Mountains National Park as only 16% of the properties are free throughout the year, according to our 2020 data.

Which months offer the highest availability?

In 2020, the months with more free accommodation of the year in Great Smoky Mountains National Park were April, May and January, with average availabilities of 48.5%, 40.4%, and 33.5%, respectively.

Which months is it more difficult to find available vacation rentals?

According to data from 2020, the months when it is most difficult to find accommodation in Great Smoky Mountains National Park are, in order, October (with 0.8% of available rentals), July (2.5%), and November (2.5%).

How many vacation rentals are there in Great Smoky Mountains National Park?

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