Vacation Rentals in the Smoky Mountains of North Carolina

Lose yourself in the rustic luxury of one of the many rustic Smoky Mountain vacation rentals available. Majestic secluded cabins, stone fireplaces, and views for miles are common staples of the Smoky Mountain getaway. Smoky Mountain vacation rentals let you spend a week hidden away from the real world under the green summer canopy, a holiday spell brewing hot chocolate next to white-capped summits, or a weekend of leaf season amid the heart of Appalachian reds, ambers, and golds. The best part about vacation rentals in the Smoky Mountains? You won’t just see the view—you’ll be in it.

Perfect Getaway Spots: Smoky Mountain Vacation Rentals

A perfect vacation begins when you book one of the fantastic Smoky Mountain vacation rentals available in Western North Carolina. Smoky 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.

In the midst of awe-inspiring natural beauty, enjoy our rich cultural heritage and fun outdoor adventure. Plan the mountain vacation you have always dreamed of. We can help guide you to the best Smoky Mountain vacation rentals. Wilderness retreats, private cabins, rustic holiday rentals, holiday cottages with luxury amenities, quiet holiday villas are just some of your options, and with so many to choose from you are sure to find the ideal Smoky Mountain vacation rental for your lifestyle.

Romantic Smoky Mountain Vacation Rentals

Fall in love all over again in one of our romantic Smoky Mountain vacation rentals. 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. Unforgettable romantic Smoky Mountain vacation rentals abound in Western North Carolina.

Fill your days walking hand in hand 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 picnic as you gaze at one of the many waterfalls in the Smoky Mountains. Celebrate unforgettable honeymoons and anniversary in Smoky Mountain vacation rentals.

Make Sweet Family Memories in Smoky Mountain Vacation Rentals

Smoky Mountain vacation rentals come in all sizes. In our vacation rentals directory you’ll find so many options. Accommodate just Mom, Dad and the kids, or find lodgings spacious enough for shared vacations with the entire extended family. You’ll make a lifetime of sweet family memories in one of our many Smoky Mountain vacation rentals. Consider western North Carolina and the Smoky Mountains for your next family reunion, and we can guide you to the best places to stay and things to do.

Smoky Mountain Vacation Rentals: Your Wilderness Getaway, Your Way

There is so much to see and do in Western North Carolina that the hardest thing is choosing. Have fun planning activities just a stones throw away from your Smoky Mountain vacation rental:

You’ll plan the best family vacation yet when you book one of our amazing Smoky Mountain vacation rentals. We have perfect getaways for the whole family, year round.

It is our mission to provide guests with an exceptional experience where people enjoy time together and create memories to last a lifetime while staying at Laurel Bush Riverfront Cabins. Laurel Bush provides a unique experience for guests to connect with and enjoy the pristine, natural elements of the Great Smoky Mountains and the peaceful Tuckasegee River. Laurel Bush is an exceptional riverfront community unlike any other in Western North Carolina. We offer the perfect vacation getaway to take pleasure in all 4-season activities and experiences that North Carolina boasts. Surrounded by the Great Smoky Mountains (Rated #1 National Park in 2020) and nestled on the banks of the Tuckasegee River, Laurel Bush is naturally suited for relaxation, recreation and/or adventures. Within a 50 mile radius there are many miles of hiking/biking trails (including the Appalachian Trail), whitewater rafting/canoeing/kayaking/tubing, waterfalls, swimming, fishing, the Cherokee Indian Reservation, Great Smoky Mountain Railway, Harrah’s Cherokee Casino and Hotel, Gatlinburg, TN, The Biltmore Estate, Cataloochee Ski area and much, much more. Western North Carolina has activities for everyone! Every season is a beautiful time here in the mountains. Whether you want to relax or play and escape into nature, Laurel Bush is the spirit of what every vacation should be. The onsite large covered pavilion is conveniently located close to the cabins for picnics, socializing or relaxation. You can enjoy sitting on the deck listening and watching the river go by. You can view many kinds of wildlife including Bald Eagles, River Otters, Ducks, Turkeys, Geese and occasionally deer or just sit at the fire pit on a cool evening while looking across the river at the original train wreckage from the movie starring Harrison Ford, “The Fugitive!" We have 2 cabins as well as a Tiny Home and 2 park models which are open year round... If you don't see availability for your dates in one of the properties please reach out to us and we can check the other properties for your dates. We provide linens, toilet paper, towels, washcloths, dish towels, dish cloths and firewood! Just bring your clothes and groceries! Please do not hesitate to call or text with any questions by phone, (828) 676-9901 or email, We are available 24/7 and just 1 mile from the property. Check out our website ( for many amazing ideas on adventures and rainy day fun!
282 Tunnel Mountain Road Sylva, NC 28779 (828) 676-9901 Get Directions
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