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Log cabin for 8 people, with garden
8 pers., 3 bedrooms
4.6
11 reviews
Cosby (TN), Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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$198per night
Vacation house for 6 people, with balcony
6 pers., 2 bedrooms, 1.1mi to skiing
4.5
7 reviews
Cataloochee Valley, Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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$98per night
Vacation house for 4 people, with terrace and pool
4 pers.,
4.8
6 reviews
Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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$98per night
Vacation house for 11 people, with garden and pool
11 pers., 4 bedrooms, 1,345ft²
4.5
9 reviews
Lake Junaluska, Cataloochee Valley
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$130per night
Log cabin for 4 people, with pool and jacuzzi as well as terrace
3.9
20 reviews
Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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$128per night
Vacation house for 8 people
8 pers., 2 bedrooms
4.1
4 reviews
Cataloochee Valley, Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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$156per night
Log cabin for 8 people, with terrace and jacuzzi
8 pers., 2 bedrooms
4.8
20 reviews
Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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$196per night
Vacation house for 6 people
Maggie Valley, Cataloochee Valley
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$117per night
Vacation house for 6 people, with jacuzzi
4.3
5 reviews
Cataloochee Valley, Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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$127per night
Log cabin for 6 people, with garden, with pets
6 pers., 1 bedroom
4.7
20 reviews
Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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$124per night
Log cabin for 4 people, with jacuzzi
4 pers., 1 bedroom
4.3
15 reviews
Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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$148per night
Vacation house for 5 people, with terrace
5 pers., 2 bedrooms, 1,098ft²
4.8
16 reviews
Maggie Valley, Cataloochee Valley
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$86per night
Villa for 10 people, with terrace
10 pers., 4 bedrooms, 1,894ft²
2.6
4 reviews
Lake Junaluska, Cataloochee Valley
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$161per night
Log cabin for 6 people, with terrace, child-friendly
6 pers., 2 bedrooms
4.8
20 reviews
Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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$96per night
Log cabin for 4 people, with terrace
4 pers., 2 bedrooms
4.6
19 reviews
Cosby (TN), Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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$100per night
Log cabin for 4 people, with terrace and jacuzzi
4 pers., 1 bedroom, 667ft²
4.7
20 reviews
Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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$203per night
Log cabin for 6 people, with jacuzzi
4.6
14 reviews
Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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$151per night
Log cabin for 6 people, with jacuzzi
3.8
6 reviews
Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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$112per 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 3,679
Internet 7,175
Pet allowed 1,025
Balcony/Terrace 6,185
TV 7,374
Air conditioning 7,161
Garden 1,055
Parking 6,466
Washing machine 6,872

Prices and availability

Prices

November
December
January
February
March
$439
Oct 03 - Oct 10
$342 per night
Oct 10 - Oct 17
$364 per night
Oct 17 - Oct 24
$370 per night
Oct 24 - Oct 31
$376 per night
Oct 31 - Nov 07
$380 per night
Nov 07 - Nov 14
$363 per night
Nov 14 - Nov 21
$352 per night
Nov 21 - Nov 28
$359 per night
Nov 28 - Dec 05
$378 per night
Dec 05 - Dec 12
$369 per night
Dec 12 - Dec 19
$352 per night
Dec 19 - Dec 26
$368 per night
Dec 26 - Jan 02
$404 per night
Jan 02 - Jan 09
$439 per night
Jan 09 - Jan 16
$417 per night
Jan 16 - Jan 23
$383 per night
Jan 23 - Jan 30
$345 per night
Jan 30 - Feb 06
$302 per night
Feb 06 - Feb 13
$316 per night
Feb 13 - Feb 20
$361 per night
Feb 20 - Feb 27
$375 per night
Feb 27 - Mar 06
$417 per night
Mar 06 - Mar 13
$428 per night
Mar 13 - Mar 20
$420 per night
Average price per week

Availabilities

November
December
January
February
March
81 %
Oct 03 - Oct 10
1 %
Oct 10 - Oct 17
1 %
Oct 17 - Oct 24
1 %
Oct 24 - Oct 31
3 %
Oct 31 - Nov 07
9 %
Nov 07 - Nov 14
15 %
Nov 14 - Nov 21
22 %
Nov 21 - Nov 28
10 %
Nov 28 - Dec 05
20 %
Dec 05 - Dec 12
42 %
Dec 12 - Dec 19
44 %
Dec 19 - Dec 26
28 %
Dec 26 - Jan 02
24 %
Jan 02 - Jan 09
50 %
Jan 09 - Jan 16
71 %
Jan 16 - Jan 23
71 %
Jan 23 - Jan 30
75 %
Jan 30 - Feb 06
79 %
Feb 06 - Feb 13
78 %
Feb 13 - Feb 20
77 %
Feb 20 - Feb 27
80 %
Feb 27 - Mar 06
81 %
Mar 06 - Mar 13
81 %
Mar 13 - Mar 20
78 %
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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