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The Dreamiest Gatlinburg Cabins you can Rent
Fact: There are well over 300 Gatlinburg cabins available for rent. It should come as no surprise since Gatlinburg is right next door to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, the most visited national park in the United States. And what better place to stay for a Smoky Mountain getaway than in a cozy Gatlinburg cabin tucked next to a stream in the woods or perched on a mountain with a spectacular view. (Hot tub on a snowy day? Yes please!)
But how do you pick one of the cabins in Gatlinburg when there’s such an overwhelming number to choose from? Especially when, I must admit, a lot of them are not that great. It would take days to scour through the hundreds of cabin rentals in Gatlinburg TN to find the great ones. Well, that’s exactly what we did.
Whether you’re just here to drool or you’re ready to choose the perfect Smoky Mountain cabins for your next vacation, we invite you to cozy up next to the fireplace and enjoy our list of the 9 dreamiest Gatlinburg cabins you can rent!
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1- Upscale Rustic Gatlinburg Cabin with Hammock Chair Swing
Enjoy unobstructed views of Mt Leconte and the Smoky Mountains while relaxing on this fabulous hammock chair swing. Watch a film in the home theater, play a game of pool, or soak in the private hot tub on one of the two spacious decks of this beautiful Gatlinburg cabin.
The cabin offers an upscale rustic decor with all the amenities, a game room, stacked stone fireplace, hand crafted furniture, granite counter tops, and hardwood floors!
Just minutes from downtown Gatlinburg and the famous Laurel Falls, and Grotto waterfalls!
2 – Fantastic Mountain Views, Sleeps 12
Nestled in the Wears Valley and minutes from downtown Gatlinburg, this mountain cabin ticks all the boxes on your list of cabin dreams. Impressive mountain views, outdoor private hot tub, spacious living space with gas fireplace, and four bedrooms showcasing upscale rustic furniture. Perfect for a family gathering.
3 – Outdoor Hot Tub Anyone?
Sit in this hot tub and watch the fireflies at night!
The star of this Gatlinburg cabin is definitely the outdoor hot tub under a gazebo so you can soak in any weather. This spacious cabin in Gatlinburg is a treat for history buffs. The cabin is decorated in a charming old style with antiques, true Cherokee artifacts, 150-year-old stained glass from the Cherokee Tribal Council House, and a stone fireplace where you can cozy up during chilly fall nights.
The Gatlinburg Scenic Overlook is only 20 minutes away!
4 – Rocky Top Lookout: one of the most stunning Smoky Mountain Cabins
Recently completely renovated, Rocky Top Lookout cabin offers four bedrooms, a home theater room, stainless-steel appliances, and a view to die for from almost every corner of this spacious Smoky Mountain cabin.
Sit on one of the decks while admiring the views, have lunch at the picnic table on the deck, or snooze in a rocking chair.
This Gatlinburg cabin is just a mile away from the charming Gatlinburg Arts & Crafts Loop and less than 15 minutes away from the Great Smoky Mountains National Park entrance.
5 – A Luxury Gatlinburg Cabin with Mt LeConte Views
Stunning cabin featuring incredible views over the valley with Mt LeConte in the distance. The recently renovated Gatlinburg cabin features a stone fireplace (with complimentary firewood), wood floors, gas grill on the deck, granite counter tops, game room, and a jetted tub and an electric fireplace above it in the master bedroom. Don’t miss the deck bar railing where you can enjoy your morning coffee or a glass of wine while admiring the unobstructed views.
With two spacious bedrooms this cabin rental in Gatlinburg TN is perfect for two couples or a family, but I would definitely have this cabin in mind for a romantic escape!
6 – Secluded cabin with fenced-in yard. Walking distance to downtown Gatlinburg
If you’re looking for is a cabin within walking distance of downtown that still feels secluded, this is the one for you! Bringing your dog? No problem! The fenced-in yard is perfect for your furry friend.
The interior of this Gatlinburg cabin is modern and clean. Beautiful bathrooms complement the cozy bedrooms. This cabin also has a picnic table on the deck for al fresco dining, and a hot tub!
7 – Best Panoramic View of Wears Valley
This Gatlinburg cabin is just one mile from the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. It has a very homey feeling and, with three bedrooms, it is a great place to bring the whole family for a Smoky Mountains vacation. The little ones will love sleeping in the loft!
They’ve installed a firepit on the deck, so you can roast your s’mores while admiring the setting sun over the valley!
8 – Fox Den, an Affordable Gatlinburg Cabin
Located in a private neighborhood, this is one of the most affordable Gatlinburg cabins I’ve found. I was quite shocked to see the price since it is so beautifully appointed and maintained. So cozy! This cabin is perfect for a romantic getaway in the Smoky Mountains.
Enjoy the wood-burning fireplace on a chilly night or enjoy an al fresco dinner on the picnic table on the deck. This is a cabin for all seasons!
9 – Looking for a Cheap Cabin in Gatlinburg? Check out this Chalet-style cabin
If you are looking for cheap cabins in Gatlinburg, I found one just for you! It seems like one of the best value cabins in Gatlinburg, though to be honest, this cabin has had some bad reviews and you might want to read them before going for it. There is a big set of steps leading to the cabin and I am not completely sure where you would park your car. Maybe that’s why it’s so cheap? This cute chalet-style cabin comes with a great outside area with hot tub, picnic table, and a firepit! This is a pet friendly cabin so your furry friend is welcome to run around in the back yard too.
This 3-bedroom gem might just be perfect for an affordable Smoky Mountain getaway.
Can’t get enough of adorable cabins? Then check out our favorite Yellowstone area cabins in 11 Dreamy Yellowstone Cabins You Can Rent next!
Also be sure to check out some of our other Great Smoky Mountains articles:
- Wildflowers of the Great Smoky Mountains, April Edition
- Things You Need to Know Before Camping in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park
- Where to See Elk in the Smoky Mountains