Vacation Rentals in the Smoky Mountains of North Carolina

cabin rentals in the nc smoky mountainsFind yourself at home amid the rustic luxury of the North Carolina Smokies in a mountain vacation rental.

From secluded cabins to luxury retreats, these unique rentals invite you to spend a week hidden away from the real world under the green summer canopy. Enjoy a holiday spell brewing hot chocolate with a backdrop of white-capped summits, or explore the fall leaf season amid the heart of Appalachian reds, ambers, and golds.

From Romantic Escapes to Making Family Memories

Fall in love all over again as you celebrate an unforgettable honeymoon, anniversary or weekend-for-two in a romantic Smoky Mountain retreat. Luxuriate in a hot tub overlooking an incredible mountain vista. Relax as you sip wine in front of a crackling fire and gaze at a sky filled with uncountable stars.

Or find accommodations spacious enough to bright the whole family! You’ll make a lifetime of sweet family memories in one of our many Smoky Mountain vacation rentals.

Perfect Getaway Spots

fall color in the great smoky mountainsSmoky Mountain vacation rentals offer all the comforts of home, as well as breathtaking views of the mountains, lakes, streams and rivers our area is famous for.

Wilderness retreats, private cabins, rustic holiday rentals and mountain cottages feature luxury amenities such as stone fireplaces, expansive decks, and hot tubs. In the midst of awe-inspiring natural beauty, you’re always close to our rich cultural heritage and fun outdoor adventure.

Enjoy hiking through old growth forest in The Joyce Kilmer Memorial Forest, or along the world-famous Appalachian Trail. Swim, fish or kayak in one of our many pristine lakes and rivers or pack a picnic to enjoy beside one of the many waterfalls in the N.C. Smoky Mountains.

Experience Harrah’s Cherokee Casino, golfing and shopping for exquisite handmade crafts. The kids will love trying their hands at gem mining, horseback riding, whitewater rafting or one of many other family-friendly activities.

Check out the selection of vacation rental options below, and begin planning your next Smoky Mountain getaway today.

Gorgeous Stays
Gorgeous Stays is a boutique size "Glampgound" nestled in the scenic Nantahala Gorge and minutes from Bryson City. Young guests call our place "magical." Each of our 11 units are thoughtfully decorated and totally unique: including fun-themed tiny homes, huge safari tents, a yurt, a school bus and more family-friendly "stays." Units sleep either 4 or 6 guests. Each unit is equipped with: mini-fridge, microware, K-cup coffeemaker, AC/heat (or fan), all bedding, towels, gel-memory foam mattresses and an RV toilet for nighttime convenience. The colorful lodge has 5-star bath amenities, a huge relaxing covered deck, games, a small camp store, TV, wi-fi, and firewood. We also have 4 platform tent sites, community firepits, covered food pavilions, propane grills, a creek and wide-open greenspace to complete the outdoor experience. All lodging areas are strictly non-smoking. Pets allowed in all tents sites and only specific other rentals. We are the perfect vacation stay where campers and hotel-lovers come together. Conveniently located on Highway 19, Gorgeous Stays is at the center of rafting, zip lining, fishing, mountain biking and the Appalachian Trail. When you are at Gorgeous Stays, "The Stay is Part of Your Adventure" OPEN: MARCH-DECEMBER
11044 Highway 19 West Bryson City, NC 28713 (828) 421-2282 Get Directions
Stay Out Yonder
2 Bedroom Bungalow conveniently located right in town! Dogs Welcome! Located right next door to our locally sourced grocery store and event space. Eat-In Kitchen, Coffee Provided, 1 Acre Lot to enjoy on one of the nicest streets in Franklin, NC. Enjoy a nice drive to the nearby towns and waterfalls, kayak on the river, hike nearby trails, have a beer at the local breweries and grab some fresh baked breads at our local bakery or walk next door to Yonder for a glass of wine, meade or cider.
121 Hillcrest Avenue Franklin, NC 28734 (828) 369-6007 Get Directions
Watershed Cabins
Located in the heart of the Great Smoky Mountains, the Nantahala River and its surrounding environs offer visitors a plethora of activities from which to choose. With over 70 units to choose from, Watershed Cabins are located throughout the area (many of which are just minutes from the NOC, Fontana Lake, or the Tsali biking trails). From white water rafting and mountain biking, to exploring local antique and craft stores, your time here will be filled with excitement (if you ever manage to leave your cabin.) Whether its standing in front of a 20 foot front window of your cabin enjoying the panoramic view of the mountains while sipping your morning coffee, or, napping on a leather sofa with our Bose� stereo system humming in the background, we know your stay in the great outdoors will be anything but "roughing it." That's because every single unit has a hot tub and many also have outdoor fireplaces, pool tables, or other great amenities.
162 Everett Street Bryson City, NC 28713 (888) 604-3075 Get Directions