Discover a selection of more than 10,000 vacation rentals in Eastern Tennessee, US that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including WiFi and swimming pools. Prices start at $111 per night, and cabins and houses are popular options for a stay in Eastern Tennessee. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Top rated rentals — Eastern Tennessee
Destination guide

Explore the majestic setting in Eastern Tennessee

The area's entertainment and art galleries are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Eastern Tennessee. Renowned for its mountain views, riverfront and shopping, this city welcomes all visitors. Dollywood and Great Smoky Mountains National Park are just a couple of the must-sees. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in Eastern Tennessee

Do you want to discover attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Eastern Tennessee a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Dollywood (25 mi / 40.2 km)
  • World's Fair Park (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Knoxville Zoo (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
  • Soaky Mountain Waterpark (21.1 mi / 34 km)
  • Sevierville Golf Club (21.3 mi / 34.3 km)
  • Wilderness at the Smokies (21.3 mi / 34.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Eastern Tennessee

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Eastern Tennessee is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • World's Fair Park (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Ijams Nature Center (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Cades Cove (21.9 mi / 35.2 km)
  • Cades Cove Visitor Center (22.1 mi / 35.5 km)
  • The Ripken Experience - Pigeon Forge (23.5 mi / 37.9 km)
  • Patriot Park (24.2 mi / 39 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Eastern Tennessee

Fly into McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS), the closest airport, located 5.9 mi (9.5 km) from the city center.

What are the top vacation rentals in Eastern Tennessee?

Elegant condos, quirky treehouses and quaint cottages — everyone's dream getaway is different. Whatever you're into, you're sure to find something you love among our top vacation rentals in Eastern Tennessee:

  • "Fully Furnished 3 Bedroom 3 Ba House To Escape The Hustle Of The City": This Blountville rental comes with 3 bedrooms and is rated highly among visitors. Conveniences such as winery tours and free toiletries help make your stay a memorable one.
  • "Mountains Surround Doe River 400 Ft Frontage": Settle in at this property in Elizabethton and take advantage of a toaster, cookware, dishware and utensils and more. It has 2 bedrooms to accommodate your favorite people.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Eastern Tennessee vacation rental for you.

What are the best tiny house vacation rentals in Eastern Tennessee?

You need only set foot inside one of our tiny house vacation rentals in Eastern Tennessee to recognize that great things really do come in little packages. Smartly designed to make use of every square inch of space, these pint-sized pads promise a big vacation experience:

  • Take time off and clear your mind at "Twisted Vines Cabin - Tiny Home Near Watauga Lake". Located in Butler, a TV and heating are a couple of amenities offered here.
  • "New Romantic Tiny Home Wi" offers convenient extras like a nearby hospital and a firepit. Located in Sevierville, you'll be able to live big in this small but cleverly designed hideaway.

Can I find log cabins to rent in Eastern Tennessee?

Whether you're seeking a modest retreat or something a little more luxe, you'll find an excellent selection of log cabins to rent in Eastern Tennessee. Experience a mix of adventure and comfort at one of these top options:

  • If you'd like to go golf and snowboarding while you're in Eastern Tennessee, "Luxury Log Cabin, Mt Views, 3 King Suites+queen Loft" in Pigeon Forge will be a great choice.
  • Interested in a Gatlinburg log cabin with access to exciting activities like rafting and snowmobiling? Check out "Luxury Log Cabin With Spectacular Views King Suite".

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in Eastern Tennessee?

Give these vacation properties a gold medal! The following weekend getaways in Eastern Tennessee have all earned top marks from our very happy guests:

  • "Private Forest Retreat: No Cleaning Fees": This property in Butler makes for a lovely weekend getaway. Spend time exploring nearby attractions like Daniel Boone Native Gardens and The Greenway Trail, then slow down and relax in your cozy digs. Heating and pet-friendly services are among the amenities here.
  • "Country Creekside With No Cleaning Fees": An equally appealing pick, this escape in Marrakech features beach sun loungers, golf and more. Mystery Hill and Grandfather Mountain are nearby when you need to get your fix of Mother Nature.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in Eastern Tennessee?

Easy to keep clean and with everything you need within reach, studio apartments are a terrific choice if you're traveling by yourself or as a couple. If you're after somewhere small and comfortable to call home while you're away, consider one of these studio apartments for rent in Eastern Tennessee:

  • "Your Favorite Happy Place #1perfect Getaway For 2" is a cozy retreat in Pigeon Forge. You'll have lots of amenities at your disposal here, including a stovetop and a hair dryer. When you're ready to explore some nearby cultural sights, Museum of the Cherokee Indian and Stecoah Valley Cultural Arts Center should be among your first stops.
  • Located in Gatlinburg, "Elegant Cabin In Perfect Location" is another wonderful base for your adventure. When you're not exploring hot spots like Hatfield and McCoy Dinner Show and Smoky Mountain Palace Theater, take advantage of a microwave oven and games back at your studio apartment.

Can I find short term rentals in Eastern Tennessee?

Nothing beats zipping off on a quick getaway to discover a new place. Browse these short-term rentals in Eastern Tennessee and cross one more destination off your to-do list:

  • Located near the heart of Butler, "Private Forest Retreat: No Cleaning Fees" is excellent for a short-term stay. Use it as a base to visit top sights such as Watauga Lake.
  • Alternatively, pack your bags and head for "Country Creekside With No Cleaning Fees". This Marrakech property will put you near Watauga Lake Winery and lots of other superb sights.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in Eastern Tennessee?

Whether you've been together for a couple of months, a year or an eternity, there's nothing like a romantic weekend getaway to keep passions alive. If you're looking for the perfect place to spend a few days with your significant other, you'll fall headfirst for these retreats:

  • "Fully Furnished 3 Bedroom 3 Ba House To Escape The Hustle Of The City" in Blountville will convince you to plan more romantic weekends away. This retreat is full of nice touches, including winery tours and a fireplace.
  • Alternatively, plan a loved-up weekend escape at "Mountains Surround Doe River 400 Ft Frontage". Located in Elizabethton, it offers a fireplace, a restaurant dining guide and more.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in Eastern Tennessee?

If you're thinking about taking a getaway to remember, don't travel by yourself; take the whole crew. You'll have more fun sharing your experiences with the ones you love the most. These vacation rentals in Eastern Tennessee are perfect for large groups:

  • "August And September Dates: Stunning Cabin W": With 6 bedrooms, everyone can be a part of the fun at this sought-after escape in Pigeon Forge. A kitchen and a firepit are among the amenities offered here.
  • "Luxury Cabin That Is Stunning": You'll get your squad's stamp of approval at this Sevierville option which features a kitchen, a fireplace and more. It has 5 bedrooms that will easily house all your guests.

Are there large vacation rentals that sleep 30 or more in Eastern Tennessee?

If you're planning to host a big family vacation or a special event like a birthday party in Eastern Tennessee, you won't have to worry about leaving anyone off the guest list. Vrbo has an excellent range of large vacation rentals that'll fit as many people as you want. Here are a couple of terrific examples:

  • "Cabin - Private, Crk Side, 2 Mls To Pf Parkway": With 6 bedrooms comfortably sleeping up to 35 people, there's plenty of space at this sizable property in Pigeon Forge. Convenient amenities here include a fireplace and a firepit.
  • "Enormous Luxury - Pool - Borders National Park": Located in Pigeon Forge, this spacious stay offers amenities like a swimming pool and a kitchen. It has 8 bedrooms and can accommodate up to 30 guests.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in Eastern Tennessee?

You'll have your pick of houses with a pool in Eastern Tennessee, so toss your swimsuit into your bag and get set to spend your days having fun in the water. Here are some top-rated options to get you inspired:

  • Spend your vacation at "Fully Furnished 3 Bedroom 3 Ba House To Escape The Hustle Of The City", where the first thing on your itinerary should be chilling by the pool. This escape is located in Blountville and features a host of family-friendly amenities, including books and a living room.
  • Relax beside the water while the kids splash about at "Bear House 1890, Stinson Suite". This property in St. Elmo Improvement League comes with a range of conveniences to keep guests comfortable, such as a separate dining area and a TV.