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Make Smoky Mountains, North Carolina your next getaway

While Tennessee has its perks, there’s nothing quite like exploring the Smoky Mountains from the North Carolina side. This fabled region is home to one of the country’s most beloved national parks, as well as the gorgeous Blue Ridge Parkway and a range of cute towns and charming cabins.

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Smoky Mountains, North Carolina vacation rentals for every getaway

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Wildlife Cabin On The River
2 Bedroom | 1 Bath | Sleeps 6

Wildlife Cabin On The River - Bryson City, NC

$153 avg / night
Little Bear
3 Bedroom | 2 Bath | Sleeps 6

Little Bear - Maggie Valley, NC

$141 avg / night
Mountain Dreams
3 Bedroom | 2 Bath | Sleeps 6

Mountain Dreams - Bryson City, NC

$170 avg / night
Bear Cove Hideaway
1 Bedroom | 1 Bath | Sleeps 4

Bear Cove Hideaway - Bryson City, NC

$133 avg / night
Rolling Ridge
1 Bedroom | 2 Bath | Sleeps 4

Rolling Ridge - Bryson City, NC

$115 avg / night

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Recent Smoky Mountains, North Carolina vacation rental reviews

Loved this cabin in Waynesville. Secluded for privacy and faces layered Mountain View’s. Open layout is perfect for cooking yet still able to enjoy the beautiful scenery. Modern touches/decor are tasteful, with the wood burning fireplace being the star!
Trish C. | Sep 2023
Donna C. | Sep 2023
This Home is everything you would ever want in a place to take a vacation! It’s pristine cleanliness, plenty of room, a pet friendly home with a fenced in yard! I didn’t know this until I pulled up & I was the happiest woman alive! If my 2 babies can’t stay then I don’t stay! The master bedroom was like an oasis! Bed was super comfortable, my hubby loved the pillows! Kitchen was very well equipped. Back porch was amazing! The girls & I sit out there a lot & they had access to the back yard! Great neighbors around us & the only thing I could say about this place would be…it’s not MINE! Lol I didn’t want to leave! So close to the town of Sylva & quaint shops & places to eat!!! I WANNA GO BACK❤️
Melissa N. | Sep 2023
Smoky Mountains, North Carolina vacation rental FAQ

Yes, 99 of our Smoky Mountains, North Carolina homes allow dogs—so feel free to bring Fido along. (Just make sure to check individual home listings for any limits on the number and size of dogs they allow).

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Yes. 231 of our Smoky Mountains, North Carolina vacation rentals have internet access, so you can stay connected throughout your trip.

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Some of the most popular amenities in our Smoky Mountains, North Carolina vacation rentals include:

Our standard check-in time is 4:00 p.m., and the check-out time is 10:00 a.m. Some exceptions apply—after you book, you’ll find check-in and check-out details in the Vacasa guest app or your Trip Manager.

Absolutely. Our local Smoky Mountains, North Carolina team includes professional housekeepers who care for all our homes here. They’ll clean thoroughly and restock amenities, so everything is ready for your arrival—and all you have to do is settle in and relax.

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Whether it’s a romantic getaway or a family reunion that you’re planning, there’s no better home base for your adventures than our Smoky Mountains, NC cabin rentals. Choose from homes with top amenities like private hot tubs overlooking the mountain ranges, or pet-friendly options so your pup can tag along, too.

Where are your Smoky Mountains, NC vacation rentals?

Technically a subrange of the Appalachian Mountains, the Great Smokies rise up along the border of Tennessee and Western North Carolina. From the rushing Nantahala River to some of the highest mountain peaks in the South, it’s the beautiful landscape that brings guests back to our vacation rentals in the Smoky Mountains of North Carolina.

Outdoor activities near our Smoky Mountains North Carolina cabin rentals

Nature lovers, rejoice: all your outdoor adventure dreams are possible in this special part of the state. Not only will you be surrounded by nature's beauty just outside your door—our Smoky Mountains, NC cabin rentals are just minutes away Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

Choose from dozens of nearby hiking trails, where you can catch amazing mountain vistas, photograph rare wildflowers, and maybe even spot the abundant wildlife. This ecosystem is home to bears, elk, deer, bobcats, foxes, otters, and much more. Keep your eyes to the sky and you'll glimpse some of the 240 species of birds that live here, as well.

If you’re looking for an adventure off the mainland, head to Fontana Lake, a hidden gem of Appalachia. Not only will you find miles of beautiful, undeveloped lakeshore—more than 90 percent is National Park Service or U.S. Forest Service land—but the lake is an angler’s paradise. Boat rentals are available, or you can bring your trusty vessel along with you to our spacious Smoky Mountains, NC cabin rental.

Towns and cities near North Carolina’s Smoky Mountains

The charming towns that populate the area, like Whittier, Sylva, and Bryson City, are home to some of our loveliest homes and log cabins. These charming towns are a great way to experience the local culture—not to mention some delicious Appalachian-style Southern cookin’.

Or you can make the short drive into trendy Asheville, where you can peruse boutique shops, catch a live music performance at the Orange Peel, or sample pints at a number of breweries. Choose from local staples like High Wire and Wicked Weed, or visit the impressive facilities of nationally-recognized brands like New Belgium and Sierra Nevada.

See for yourself why millions of travelers visit this gorgeous region of the country year after year. Best of all, you can reward all your exploration—whether outdoors or in local downtown shopping areas—with one of our luxury log cabin rentals in North Carolina’s Smoky Mountains. Browse our collection today to choose your perfect home away from home.

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