Discover a selection of 8,000 vacation rentals in Gatlinburg, TN 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 swimming pools and WiFi. Prices start at $100 per night, and cabins and chalets are popular options for a stay in Gatlinburg. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Enjoy a Smoky Mountain getaway with a Gatlinburg rental

The mountain town of Gatlinburg in Tennessee is a great destination for Blue Ridge Mountain cabin rentals. Known as the gateway to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg is perfect for outdoor adventurers looking for hiking, biking, climbing, skiing, and other outdoor activities. You could also visit the Space Needle observation tower for stunning views of the park, or take a cable car ride to the amusement park and ski resort of Ober Gatlinburg.

 
Things to do

Sightseeing near Gatlinburg vacation rentals

For most visitors, Gatlinburg vacation rentals are a gateway to Great Smoky Mountains National Park. The name alone is enough to conjure up visions of lush spruce forests, rumbling rivers, flower-strewn meadows and, of course, the legendary Appalachian Trail. In town, you'll find attractions such as the Gatlinburg Sky Lift. Jump aboard for a quick ascent up Crockett Mountain and sweeping views over the Smokies. For a taste of Tennessee's most famous beverage, don't miss Ole Smoky Moonshine Holler, the state's first licensed moonshine distillery. Visit on a weekend and you could catch live bluegrass music.

Activities

Things to do near Gatlinburg vacation homes

If you want to stretch your legs you've come to the right place. Gatlinburg serves up a smorgasbord of adventure, from mountain biking and whitewater rafting to downhill skiing and horseback riding. Even golfers will be in their element, with the Gatlinburg Golf Course boasting a knockout position in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains. Throw in over 800 miles of hiking trails and Gatlinburg warrants status as one of the USA's top outdoor destinations. Spend your evenings sipping on moonshine, enjoying live music and devouring all-American comfort food.

Weather

Best time to travel to Gatlinburg getaway cabins

With an annual count of over 10 million visitors, Great Smoky Mountains is the USA's most visited national park. Planning a summer tour? Why not swap crowded campsites for spacious Gatlinburg vacation rentals located in the heart of the town center? Intrepid travelers will love spring and fall. Crowds taper off, it's easier to snag a table at your favorite restaurant and, most importantly, you'll enjoy shorter queues at Great Smoky Mountains National Park. While it can be difficult to tour the park in the winter, local ski resorts like Ober Gatlinburg attract a constant stream of snow sports enthusiasts.

Natural features

Meet Gatlinburg's tooth and claw wildlife

There's no doubt about it – Great Smoky Mountains National Park is the jewel in Tennessee's crown. Depending on your energy levels, you can hike sections of the Appalachian Trail, scale your way up Clingmans Dome or drive the scenic Cades Cove loop. Keep an eye out for white-tailed deer, black bears, coyotes and other local wildlife. If nature is a top priority, don't miss the chance to stay local with Gatlinburg vacation rentals. Whether you're dreaming of secluded forest settings or sweeping mountain views, they provide an ideal setting for enjoying the Great Smoky Mountains.

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.

Family friendly

Kid-friendly attractions near Gatlinburg vacation homes

Gatlinburg is an all-season destination that’s ideal for family vacations. Kid-friendly vacation homes can be found near exciting places like Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies, a sea life park with penguins, jellyfish, seahorses, and other aquatic life, and Ober Gatlinburg, a mountainside amusement park with skiing, miniature golf, wildlife encounters, and a mall. Kids will also enjoy the Gatlinburg Space Needle, an iconic observation tower with an outdoor viewing deck and arcade, and the Hollywood Star Cars Museum, a museum with famous film and TV cars like the Batmobile.

Good for couples

Romantic vacation rentals in Gatlinburg

The alpine beauty of Gatlinburg is perfect for a couple’s getaway. Vacation rentals are available near romantic locations like Roaring Fork, a stream that leads to a serene waterfall in the woods, and Cataract Falls, a set of roaring waterfalls in a mountainous area with hiking trails. You may also enjoy the Place of a Thousand Drips, a picturesque wooded area with lush greenery and tranquil waterfalls and rock pools.

How many vacation rentals are available around Gatlinburg, TN?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 8,456 vacation rentals around Gatlinburg. From 5,944 cabin rentals to 291 chalet rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

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

Whether you're traveling 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: 2,401 vacation rentals
  • Black Bear Falls: 398 vacation rentals
  • Hemlock Hills: 145 vacation rentals
  • White Oak Lodge: 62 vacation rentals
  • Smoky Mountain Village: 331 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Gatlinburg?

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

  • Wild Bear Falls Indoor Waterpark: 8,662 vacation rentals
  • Great Smoky Mountains National Park Headquarters: 8,744 vacation rentals
  • Ober Gatlinburg Ski Resort and Amusement Park: 6,585 vacation rentals
  • Smoky Mountain Brewery: 9,352 vacation rentals
  • Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail: 8,828 vacation 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 5,944 Cabins in Gatlinburg. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Gatlinburg include:

  • Chalets: 291 rentals available
  • Cottages: 5,944 rentals available
  • Houses: 6,985 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Condos/Apartments and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Gatlinburg?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 4,191 vacation rentals with pool available in Gatlinburg. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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