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Recent East reviews

  • Fabulous Stay On A Mountain Stream

    "We loved everything about this property. The unit has everything you need for a comfortable stay (kitchen ware, bath towels, 2 king beds, etc.) & it is located on a mountain stream. Did we mention the stream!! Sitting on the balcony looking at the stream is the perfect way to spend a relaxing vacation. Even better, go downstairs and put your feet in the stream. You are a short ten minute walk to the center of Gatlinburg where you will find great restaurants, shopping and the Aquarium. This unit also has covered parking & a grill on the balcony. The owner was beyond wonderful and we will certainly stay here again."
    Guest: Retired Date of Stay: September 2014 Review Submitted: January 19, 2015
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  • Great weekend get-a-away location!

    "We rented this chalet for a group of Boy Scouts for a Ski Weekend. Every member of the party absolutely loved the cabin, and the boys especially loved the game room. We had plenty of room for our entire party, and more than enough kitchen amenities to accommodate. The house is very cozy, and the fireplace area was a big hit with our group. You simply can't beat the views, whether it be the lights of Gatlinburg at night, the sunrise over the Smokies, or the full moon rising. The gas grill was a big plus too!!! Loved it. Thank you!"
    Guest: DT611 Date of Stay: February 2015 Review Submitted: February 9, 2015
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  • Perfect place for our family reunion!

    "This was a perfect cabin for our family reunion. There are 6 sibling and our spouses that enjoyed The Hummingbird Cabin. Everything was clean and well stocked with towels and kitchen supplies. We went to Douglas Lake for fun on the lake and explored Dandridge which was close by. Sitting on the deck on rocking chairs was relaxing. The cabin is close to Pigeon Forge if shopping is your ideas of fun. We enjoyed every minute, there was lots of game and card playing. Thanks to Susan and Larry!!"
    Guest: Happy Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: September 2, 2014
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  • Cozy Cabin

    "We enjoyed our stay at the Bonnie Lass very much. We especially enjoyed the convenient location. The front porch swing was wonderful in the evenings. We would definitely stay there again!"
    Guest: Becky Date of Stay: October 2014 Review Submitted: November 1, 2014
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East Travel Tips

East Tennessee is Easily the Best Vacation Destination

East Tennessee is a region filled with urban areas, sprawling countrysides, plenty of attractions, and lots of adventure opportunities. Check out the Smoky Mountains or hike the Appalachian Trail. Visit towns such as Bristol, Kingsport, Knoxville, and Chattanooga. Have the time of your life with your family and friends at the local attractions. The friendly mountains, broad valleys, and running rivers make any of the many East Tennessee vacation rentals the perfect escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.

The Best Time to Visit East Tennessee

A great time to book East Tennessee resorts is in the fall. Get into Tennessee, see the leaves change for the autumn season and take in the beauty of the Smokey Mountains. In the winter, there are a few cold, wet weeks but overall it is pleasant all year long. The spring and summer offer the perfect weather for outdoor family fun. The first week of November is particularly cold so most visitors avoid that time. Just remember, because the region is surrounded by mountains, the weather can be somewhat unpredictable. It is a good idea to check the weather just before you visit to ensure that you pack the right clothing.

Transportation in East Tennessee

One of the best airports to fly into is Knox County Airport. Another good option is Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport. Both have a wide variety of car rental chains as well and without a car, you will not be getting very far in East Tennessee. A rental car is especially perfect for getting out of your East Tennessee cabins for day trips. Many of the towns in the region do offer free trolleys, public buses, and some taxis.

Perfect Daytrips in East Tennessee

The region has so much to offer that it will be hard to choose where to spend your days. One destination not to miss is the Great Smokey Mountain National Park. It offers an array of wildlife, hiking opportunities, and outdoor adventures. You might do well to visit Dollywood, Pigeon Forge, or even Gatlinburg. For an interesting twist, you might want to visit Rugby, an Edwardian-era village built as a utopian community that has been perfectly preserved. If you want to stay in a city that is centrally located to most popular day trip destinations, Knoxville might be your best bet.

Tennessee Music Culture

Tennessee is known as a melting pot of musical styles and influences. From the eastern border, Appalachian folk songs and bluegrass were born. Country music bloomed in Nashville. Rockabilly, blues, gospel, and even rock-n-roll stemmed from the Mississippi belt of the state. To this day, Tennessee-–Nashville in particular–-is a strong musical town. The bustling city of Chattanooga was the inspiration for Glenn Miller’s song “Chattanooga Choo Choo.” If you are up for a day trip away from the area, check out Graceland, the home of Elvis Presley. Music always has been and always will be a large part of the Tennessee culture. That means that there is no shortage of live music performances, musical festivals, and concerts throughout the year.

The State’s Natural Beauty

During your stay in East Tennessee, take some time to enjoy the great outdoors. More than half the state is covered by protected forests, national parks, wilderness, and game preserves. Part of the fun of your vacation will consist of hiking, biking, boating, fishing, and just about any other outdoor activity you can think of. Be sure not to miss the Great Smokey Mountains National Park, Pigeon Forge, and Ruby Falls.

Fun for the Whole Family

East Tennessee has an exceptional list of attractions that the whole family will love. Your itinerary should include stops at the Chattanooga Choo Choo, the Lost Sea, the American Museum of Science and Energy, the Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame, Rock City, the Tennessee Aquarium, and the Knoxville Zoo. The majestic mountains, fun-filled attractions, and fast rides at the theme parks (Dollywood) will let you find exactly what you are looking for in a family vacation!

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