12 Gorgeous Gatlinburg Cabins for Your Smoky Mountain Getaway
Nestled in the Great Smoky Mountains, Gatlinburg is a fun, family-friendly place to visit just about any time of year. Spring showers produce wildflowers, summer brings great weather for hiking, and fall offers stunning views of changing leaves. In winter, the amusement park and ski area of Ober Gatlinburg is perfect for learning to hit the slopes.
After a day of shopping downtown, visit attractions such as Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Odditorium and restaurants in the tasting area, you will need a comfortable place to sleep. Gatlinburg cabins offer majestic mountain views, deck hot tubs, fireplaces, game rooms and more. Whether you want to stay close to the action or further away from it all, we’ve found some fabulous places to stay with your loved ones in Gatlinburg. Find your home away from home below in descending order of the number of guests each rental can accommodate.
Large luxury pavilion
Surrounded by the Great Smoky Mountains, this hand-built Scandinavian log lodge is nestled on 2.8 acres. Spacious and luxurious, this Gatlinburg cabin is perfect for celebrations including weddings, family vacations, anniversaries, birthday parties, corporate retreats, family reunions, and graduations. With eight king bedrooms, six sofa beds, and 10 bathrooms, the 7,000 square foot space can accommodate up to 26 people. An elevator makes it easy to tow luggage to your room.
Highlights include stunning views of the Great Smoky Mountains and Mount LeConte, two hot tubs, and a private movie theater — complete with popcorn and candy. The game room includes a pool/ping pong table, air hockey, foosball, shuffleboard and a retro Pac-Man arcade game.
Cozy up by the gas fireplace on the wraparound deck or roast marshmallows on the huge stone fire pit and gaze out at the night sky. Watch incredible sunsets over the mountains from the porch benches or watch the sun rise over the mountains from one of the many rocking chairs. Gatlinburg is 15 minutes from here, while Pigeon Forge is a 25-minute drive.
Bathrooms : 9.5
Moonshine Mountain Lodge
Perched on the mountainside just above downtown Gatlinburg, this four-bedroom home is within walking distance of area attractions. Features include a pool table, stone fireplace, screened porch, and hot tub. The entrance to the national park is minutes from this centrally located cabin.
Bathrooms : 3.5
Only a few miles from downtown Gatlinburg and a few miles from the entrance to the Great Smoky Mountain National Park, this five-bedroom cabin sleeps up to 16 people. Facilities include a fireplace, cinema room, pool table and a “multicade” with 60 classic arcade games. Relax in the hot tub on the covered lower deck or rock in the rocking chairs on the lower covered deck and admire the view of Gatlinburg.
Many great restaurants, shopping, hiking, mini golf, and more are just minutes from this vacation rental. Shop for local artisan treasures at the Gatlinburg Arts and Crafts Community, which is a short drive from here.
Bathrooms : 5.5
Chalet Village Cabin
Nestled in the desirable Chalet Village neighborhood, this 3,100 square foot four-bedroom cabin is minutes from downtown Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge. Gather around the stone fireplace in the living room and take in the stunning mountain views through the large windows. Admire impressive views from the spacious covered terraces and warm up by the fireplace or in the hot tub.
The games room has a pool table, shuffleboard and a multicade with over 60 arcade games. The bunk room has another multicade as well as an air hockey table. A large flat driveway provides ample parking.
Bathrooms : 5
Smoky mountain dream
With four king bedrooms and one with two queen beds, this spacious three-story cabin sleeps 12 people. Features include a fireplace, game room with a pool table and 20-game game room, plus spacious decks with majestic mountain views. Relax in the hot tub on the side deck.
This vacation rental is conveniently located just 5 minutes from Gatlinburg’s shopping, Anakeesta outdoor entertainment complex, mini golf and other area attractions. Take the tram to Ober Gatlinburg amusement park and ski area. Drive a little further to reach the Great Smoky Mountains National Park or head to Pigeon Forge to visit Dollywood and other attractions.
Bathrooms : 5.5
Cabin Near the City Center
Perched on the side of a mountain near Highway 321, this four bedroom cabin is perfect for those who want to be within walking distance of downtown Gatlinburg. Amenities include a gas fireplace, large porches, pool table and hot tub.
If you don’t want to walk around the city center, take the tram which stops near the house. Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies is just 1 mile away, while the Sugarlands National Park Visitor Center is 3.9 miles away.
Bathrooms : 3.5
Bear Claw Cabin
This 1,900 square foot three-bedroom cabin offers stunning mountain views. Highlights include a fireplace, hot tub, and three terraces. Enjoy community amenities including three clubhouses, three swimming pools and tennis courts. Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge are minutes away, while Dollywood and LeConte Center are 10 miles from here.
Bathrooms : 2.5
Admire panoramic mountain views from the hot tub in the two-story gazebo of this four-bedroom cabin. Other amenities include a fireplace, coffered ceilings with indirect lighting, a pool table and a two-player table arcade. The second floor of the lookout has a picnic table so you can dine while enjoying a bird’s eye view of the Smoky Mountains.
Bathrooms : 4
Gatlinburg Falls Resort Cabin
Overlooking beautiful Mount LeConte, this two bedroom cabin is located at Gatlinburg Falls Resort. Features include a hot tub, pool table, air hockey, and multicade and Golden Tee arcade games. Both levels offer beautiful mountain views from expansive covered rear decks.
The boardwalk and downtown Gatlinburg are just minutes away. Enjoy easy access to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Pigeon Forge is only 15 minutes away.
Bathrooms : 2
Log Cabin Overlooking the Great Smoky Mountains
Located on the edge of a mountain in Smoky Mountain Village, this beautiful, upscale two-bedroom log cabin sleeps up to five people. With an elevation of 3,000 feet, the cabin comes with a winding drive up a fairly steep incline. Spectacular views of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Ober Gatlinburg Ski Resort, Mount LeConte, and the nighttime lights of Gatlinburg are worth the trip. Watch the Sky Tram ride up the mountain from the deck. In winter, you can watch skiers race down the mountain. Soak in the hot tub on the back deck. Two parking spaces are assigned to this rental.
During the warmer months you can use the pool and tennis courts at Chalet Village Resort. Dollywood, Ober Gatlinburg Ski Resort, Gatlinburg and the entrance to the National Park’s Sugarlands Visitors Center are all within minutes of the cabin.
Bathrooms : 4
Hut in the arts and crafts district
Located in the prestigious Hemlock Hills Log Cabin Resort, this cozy one bedroom log cabin is less than 10 minutes from downtown Gatlinburg, just outside the Gatlinburg Arts and Crafts community. Also known as Great Smoky Arts and Crafts Community, the 8-mile loop is dotted with shops and galleries.
The cabin itself has an electric fireplace, an air hockey table and a private back deck with a hot tub. Sit in the handcrafted rocking chairs and take in the mountain views. Parking for two vehicles is provided just outside the front door.
Enjoy easy access to National Park entrances, downtown Gatlinburg and the Pigeon Forge return. Dollywood and the main Pigeon Forge Strip are about 20 minutes from here.
Bathrooms : 1
The sweet escape
Tucked away at the end of a cul-de-sac, this 1,200 sq. ft. chalet-style cabin offers gorgeous mountain and ridge views. Inside, you’ll find custom log furniture, cathedral ceilings, and floor-to-ceiling windows. On the covered deck, you’ll find a hot tub, complete with LED lights and a waterfall feature, a double-glider seesaw, and a picnic table.
Downtown Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge are only a 10 minute drive from here. If this cabin is already booked for your desired dates, check out this host’s other vacation rentals, including this luxury log cabin, this couple’s dream cabin, this couple’s mountain retreat, and this custom cabin with beautiful mountain views.
Bathrooms : 2
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