Destination guide

The captivating area of Gatlinburg awaits your stay

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Gatlinburg. This scenic city is known for its aquarium, mountain views and hiking. Dollywood and Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Gatlinburg

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Gatlinburg a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Dollywood (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Fannie Farkle's Family Fun Parlor (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
  • Earthquake the Ride (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
  • World of Illusions (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
  • Treasure Quest Miniature Golf (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Gatlinburg

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Gatlinburg is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mynatt Park (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Herbert Holt Park (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Baskins Creek Falls (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Roaring Fork (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Roaring Fork (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Mills Park (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Gatlinburg

The nearest airport is in Knoxville, TN (TYS-McGhee Tyson), located 27.3 mi (44 km) from the city center.

How many vacation rentals are available around Gatlinburg?

Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 8,238 house rentals around Gatlinburg. From 5,960 cabin rentals to 107 resort rentals, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Gatlinburg is on Vrbo.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Gatlinburg?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Gatlinburg:

  • Chalet Village: 2,305 vacation rentals
  • Smoky Mountain Village: 336 vacation rentals
  • Black Bear Falls: 357 vacation rentals
  • Hemlock Hills: 140 vacation rentals
  • White Oak Lodge: 61 vacation rentals

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Gatlinburg?

Vrbo offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Gatlinburg. From Vrbo travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies: 8,498 home rentals
  • Mysterious Mansion: 8,479 home rentals
  • Wild Bear Falls Indoor Waterpark: 8,434 home rentals
  • Chapel at Honeymoon Hills: 8,445 home rentals
  • Great Smoky Mountains National Park Headquarters: 8,503 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Gatlinburg listed on Vrbo where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cabins in Gatlinburg?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 5,960 Cabins in Gatlinburg. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Gatlinburg include:

  • Resorts: 107 lodging choices
  • Chalets: 285 lodging choices
  • Condos/Apartments: 1,126 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Cottages and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Gatlinburg?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 4,070 vacation homes with pool available in Gatlinburg.

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