Just outside the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, the mountain town of Gatlinburg is a popular destination for vacationers all year round. During the summer months, the nearby park draws nature lovers to its countless hiking trails—including a stretch of the famed Appalachian Trail—while winter visitors can hit the slopes of the Ober Gatlinburg ski area. If it's luxury lodging you're after, you're in luck—Gatlinburg features a bounty of high-end vacation home rentals for you to choose from. Book a luxury cabin for easy access to Gatlinburg's aquarium, excellent dining, and a wealth of live entertainment, as well as one-of-a-kind sights like the Gatlinburg Space Needle observation tower and the Gatlinburg SkyLift, an aerial tram offering sweeping views of the surrounding wilderness.
Heartwarming vacation homes with saunas
If you're planning on visiting Gatlinburg in the winter, nothing beats ending a day on the slopes with a relaxing bake in your own private hot box. Finding a home equipped with a sauna can take your trip from above-average to out-of-this-world, so read on to see the hottest cabins in the Gatlinburg area.
Premium places for group getaways
If you're looking for a premium Gatlinburg vacation rental that truly warms the cockels of your heart, look no further than this 3-bedroom luxury cabin. Packed to its rustic-chic rafters with amenities like a pool table, an open-air hot tub, and a BBQ grill, it also comes with a private sauna for all your apres-ski needs. What's more, you'll also find a theater room on site, complete with a 9-foot projector screen and reclining seating, along with a cozy living room, a fireplace, and 3 outdoor decks with mountain views. The 2,450 sq ft cabin can sleep up to 10 guests, and it's just a short drive from all the sights, dining, and activities in downtown Gatliburg.
Posh picks with indoor pools
The only thing better than an elegant Gatlinburg cabin? An elegant Gatlinburg cabin with your own private pool, of course. Check out our top pick for Gatlinburg luxury cabins with indoor pools, and get ready to dive into your next getaway in the Great Smoky Mountains.
Make a splash with pool-equipped luxury cabins
A top choice among Gatlinburg luxury cabins, this cozy vacation rental practically oozes rustic charm. Decked out with smart TVs and high-speed Wi-Fi access, you'll also find above-and-beyond perks like a private deck, a hot tub, and a heated indoor pool with epic mountain views. If you're visiting during the warm summer months, you can take advantage of the outdoor grill for an open-air picnic lunch, or take refuge in the warmth of the hot tub on a chilly winter evening. With plenty of space in a king bed and a pull-out, this cabin is a great pick for smaller groups, low-key family getaways, or a cozy escape for you and your special someone.
Pet-friendly cabins for you and your pup
Traveling to Gatlinburg with your furry friend in tow? Worry not—top-notch dog-friendly accommodations abound all throughout the region. Check out some of the area's best pet-friendly picks so you and your canine companion can explore all the great hiking trails and wide-open wilderness without ever missing a beat.
Premium pooch-approved places
Luxury accommodations aren't just for humans—so when you're planning your trip to Gatlinburg, you'll want to make sure your pup's traveling in style, too. To than end, you may want to snag this choice pet-friendly rental, located just a few miles from central Gatlinburg. From the airy living room—complete with a stone fireplace—you can admire the sweeping views of the Great Smoky Mountains, or catch some of your favorites on the wall-mounted flat-screen TV. Throughout the cabin you'll find amenities like a modern kitchen, laundry facilities, and Internet access, while the 3 bedrooms and living room can comfortably accommodate up to 8 guests. For Fido, open areas include a balcony and a porch, and the property is also surrounded by plenty of wooded hillside.