Where to stay around Gatlinburg?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 6,479 holiday lettings near Gatlinburg. From 4,722 cabins to 1,056 condos, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Gatlinburg is on HomeAway.

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

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Gatlinburg:

  • Smoky Mountain Village: 324 holiday homes
  • Cottage Gardens: 140 holiday homes
  • Chalet Village: 693 holiday homes
  • Chalet Village North: 417 holiday homes
  • White Oak Lodge: 103 holiday homes

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Gatlinburg?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Gatlinburg. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Ripley's Marvelous Mirror Maze: 6,653 holiday lettings
  • Old Town Gem Mine: 6,643 holiday lettings
  • Mynatt Park: 6,690 holiday lettings
  • Shops at Carousel Gardens: 6,668 holiday lettings
  • Clingmans Dome: 6,510 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Gatlinburg listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent cabins in Gatlinburg?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 4,722 cabins in Gatlinburg. Our other popular types of Gatlinburg holiday rentals include:

  • Condos: 1,056 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 223 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 194 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Gatlinburg?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 3,101 holiday homes with pool available in Gatlinburg. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a self catering cottage or holiday rental in Gatlinburg, Tennessee your home away from home

    Gatlinburg is a popular mountain resort in the Great Smoky Mountains in Tennessee. It has a delightful town centre with shops, restaurants and attractions just on the edge of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

    Things to Do in Gatlinburg, TN

    Gatlinburg offers plenty of things to do for all ages and interests. The scenic mountain resort is ideal for hiking, cycling and scenic drives with several routes such as Cades Cove Loop to explore from your Gatlinburg holiday rental. The area has many historic log cabins, mills and churches to explore beside the Little Pigeon River, which show the hard life settlers around Gatlinsburg had. Take a ride up the mountainside on the Ober-Gatlinburg aerial tramway in the amusement park for breathtaking views. Many visitors like to sample the locally made taffy and fudge which make great souvenirs. Couples also visit Gatlinburg to get married in one of the 20 wedding chapels as it is very quick and easy to obtain a marriage license in Tennessee. Gatlinburg offers year-round events including the Craftsmen's Fair, fireworks, the New Year's Eve Balldrop and Springfest.

    Places to Visit Around Gatlinburg, TN

    Pigeon Forge is just a short drive from Gatlinburg holiday rentals and is packed with neon-lit attractions and discount shopping opportunities in the many strip malls along the main highway. Dolly Parton's Dixie Stampede is an excellent dinner attraction with a superb four-course meal and show featuring stunt performers and amazing horse feats. In total contrast, drive through Newfound Gap in the Smoky Mountains to the charming town of Cherokee where Indian Chiefs pose for photographs beside their handicraft stalls. The street is lined with artist's stalls, crafts and antiques along with life-size painted grizzly bear figures. Gatlinburg itself has some excellent attractions including the Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies and the Gatlinburg Space Needle.

    Weather in Gatlinburg, TN

    Holiday rentals in Gatlinburg enjoy a humid subtropical climate with hot sunny summers and chilly winters with plenty of snow. The summer months have average highs of 88°F (31°C) and the winter months have highs of around 46°F (8°C) with freezing temperatures overnight and snow particularly at higher elevations.

    Travel to Gatlinburg, TN

    The nearest major airport to Gatlinburg holiday rentals is Charlotte-Douglas International (CLT) Airport which is about 194 miles away along the I-40. It has regular flights from all over the world with Delta, US Airways and Continental Airlines. Other international airports nearby include Hartsfield-Jackson International (ATL) Airport at Atlanta, 205 miles away, and Nashville (BNA) Airport a little further away. A car is required to reach this lovely area and for exploring the surrounding countryside but there is a free shuttle bus for getting around the city centre.

    Sightseeing in and around Gatlinburg

    Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Gatlinburg a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Dollywood (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
    • Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
    • Fannie Farkle's Family Fun Parlor (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
    • Earthquake the Ride (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
    • World of Illusions (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
    • Treasure Quest Miniature Golf (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)

    Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Gatlinburg

    Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Gatlinburg is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Mynatt Park (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
    • Herbert Holt Park (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
    • Baskins Creek Falls (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
    • Roaring Fork (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
    • Roaring Fork (3 mi / 4.9 km)
    • Mills Park (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)