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Vacation house for 9 people, with balcony and pool as well as balcony/terrace and jacuzzi
9 pers., 3 bedrooms, 1,593ft²
3.0
11 reviews
Maggie Valley, Cataloochee Valley
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$198per night
Vacation house for 6 people, with balcony and balcony/terrace
6 pers., 2 bedrooms, 1.1mi to skiing
4.4
2 reviews
Cataloochee Valley, Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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$110per night
Log cabin for 4 people
4 pers., 2 bedrooms
5.0
2 reviews
Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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$95per night
Cottage for 6 people, with garden
6 pers., 2 bedrooms, 1,195ft²
4.7
20 reviews
Cataloochee Valley, Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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$121per night
Apartment for 8 people, with jacuzzi and balcony as well as pool
8 pers., 2 bedrooms, 1,345ft²
5.0
20 reviews
Pigeon Forge, Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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$334per night
Log cabin for 6 people, with jacuzzi
4.4
20 reviews
Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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$177per night
Log cabin for 8 people, with garden
8 pers., 3 bedrooms
4.5
5 reviews
Cosby (TN), Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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$213per night
Log cabin for 10 people, with pool and jacuzzi
10 pers., 3 bedrooms
4.8
6 reviews
Pigeon Forge, Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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$283per night
Vacation house for 3 people
3 pers., 1 bedroom
Pigeon Forge, Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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$132per night
Vacation house for 4 people, with pool
4 pers.
5.0
1 review
Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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$173per night
Vacation house for 5 people
5 pers., 2 bedrooms
1.7
3 reviews
Cataloochee Valley, Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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$131per night
Log cabin for 4 people, with balcony and pool as well as jacuzzi
4 pers., 1 bedroom, 600yd to skiing
Gatlinburg, Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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$358per night
Log cabin for 6 people, with garden
6 pers., 1 bedroom
4.8
20 reviews
Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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$134per night
Vacation house for 5 people, with balcony/terrace
5 pers., 2 bedrooms, 1,098ft²
4.8
6 reviews
Maggie Valley, Cataloochee Valley
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$132per night
Vacation house for 6 people
Maggie Valley, Cataloochee Valley
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$239per night
Log cabin for 6 people
2.6
1 review
Maggie Valley, Cataloochee Valley
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$114per night
Log cabin for 7 people, with garden
7 pers., 2 bedrooms
4.7
20 reviews
Cataloochee Valley, Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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$176per night
Log cabin for 2 people, with garden
2 pers., 592ft²
4.8
20 reviews
Cosby (TN), Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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$152per night
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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 3,565
Internet 6,967
Pet allowed 1,086
Balcony/Terrace 5,939
TV 7,250
Air conditioning 6,998
Garden 1,067
Parking 6,017
Washing machine 6,675

Prices and availability

Prices

August
September
October
November
December
$354
Jul 04 - Jul 11
$318 per night
Jul 11 - Jul 18
$324 per night
Jul 18 - Jul 25
$314 per night
Jul 25 - Aug 01
$310 per night
Aug 01 - Aug 08
$313 per night
Aug 08 - Aug 15
$325 per night
Aug 15 - Aug 22
$318 per night
Aug 22 - Aug 29
$306 per night
Aug 29 - Sep 05
$309 per night
Sep 05 - Sep 12
$335 per night
Sep 12 - Sep 19
$328 per night
Sep 19 - Sep 26
$308 per night
Sep 26 - Oct 03
$326 per night
Oct 03 - Oct 10
$322 per night
Oct 10 - Oct 17
$338 per night
Oct 17 - Oct 24
$354 per night
Oct 24 - Oct 31
$321 per night
Oct 31 - Nov 07
$313 per night
Nov 07 - Nov 14
$323 per night
Nov 14 - Nov 21
$294 per night
Nov 21 - Nov 28
$281 per night
Nov 28 - Dec 05
$318 per night
Dec 05 - Dec 12
$330 per night
Dec 12 - Dec 19
$328 per night
Average price per week

Availabilities

August
September
October
November
December
76 %
Jul 04 - Jul 11
3 %
Jul 11 - Jul 18
3 %
Jul 18 - Jul 25
5 %
Jul 25 - Aug 01
8 %
Aug 01 - Aug 08
20 %
Aug 08 - Aug 15
32 %
Aug 15 - Aug 22
40 %
Aug 22 - Aug 29
47 %
Aug 29 - Sep 05
50 %
Sep 05 - Sep 12
46 %
Sep 12 - Sep 19
47 %
Sep 19 - Sep 26
47 %
Sep 26 - Oct 03
50 %
Oct 03 - Oct 10
48 %
Oct 10 - Oct 17
42 %
Oct 17 - Oct 24
47 %
Oct 24 - Oct 31
54 %
Oct 31 - Nov 07
61 %
Nov 07 - Nov 14
64 %
Nov 14 - Nov 21
68 %
Nov 21 - Nov 28
49 %
Nov 28 - Dec 05
59 %
Dec 05 - Dec 12
76 %
Dec 12 - Dec 19
76 %
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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