Riverside Cabins in Gatlinburg, Tennessee

Riverside Cabins in Gatlinburg, Tennessee
Gatlinburg is a mountain getaway destination in Tennessee's Great Smoky Mountains. A year-round vacation spot, Gatlinburg's biggest draw is the mountains themselves. Great Smoky Mountain National Park features more than 800 miles of trails perfect for anything from a day hike to a week-long trek. Have a picnic, go fishing, take a dip in one of the area rivers or spend the day watching wildlife. Many travelers to Gatlinburg choose to stay in cabins. If you're looking for a more rustic experience, there are hundreds of vacation properties (including those with riverside views) to choose from.


A mountain-style wooden chalet, Creekside cabin has four bedrooms and can sleep up to 10 people. Located less than 2 miles from the attractions of downtown Gatlinburg, this property boasts a partial view of the Smoky Mountains. For longer stays, the on-site washer and dryer and fully equipped kitchen can help make your Gatlinburg vacation easier on the budget. You can pick up basic groceries at nearby Chalet Village Market or order out from the local pizza joint. From the deck, you can view the river or unwind in the outdoor hot tub. There's also a grill for barbecues, and a porch swing adds a romantic touch. Indoors, you'll find a whirlpool tub, wood-burning fireplace, and four flat-screen TVs. Guests enjoy free U.S. long distance calls and high-speed Internet access, so getting away from it all doesn't necessarily mean getting out of touch.

Creekside Chalet
Heiden Dr.
Gatlinburg, TN 37738
(866) 482-1044

Kozy Creek

This riverside cabin has the distinctive style of an alpine chalet and is located 3 miles west of downtown Gatlinburg in the Chalet Village area. Two private bedrooms, both featuring queen-size beds, and two futons provide lodging for up to seven people. With three TVs and DVD/VCR combos, family fighting about what to watch on TV at night should be eliminated. Indoors, you'll also find a foosball table and gas fireplace. Outdoors, there's a hot tub and charcoal grill. Guests can also enjoy use of the cabin owner's club membership, which gets them access to the clubhouse and pool. Walk to the nearby Cuban restaurant, Mojitos in the Moutains, for an authentic Latin American dining experience in the heart of the Great Smoky Mountains.

Kozy Creek Chalet
Ski Mountain Rd.
Gatlinburg, TN 37738
(866) 482 1044

Falling Waters

Just 1 mile from downtown Gatlinburg, Falling Waters cabin overlooks the Roaring Fork River. A cozy one-bedroom cabin in a secluded, wooded area, Falling Waters features a large deck with riverside views and a hot tub. Outside, you'll also find a charcoal grill and deck furniture. During the winter, guests can warm up by the wood-burning fireplace. Other amenities include cable TV with VCR, an indoor two-person Jacuzzi and laundry facilities. The kitchen is fully equipped, and all of the restaurants of downtown Gatlinburg are within a short drive. Nearby attractions include Smoky Mountain Winery and the Salt & Pepper Shaker Museum.

Falling Waters
Hilltop Rd.
Gatlinburg, TN 37738
(866) 482-1044

Article Written By Heather Carreiro

Heather Carreiro is a certified English teacher who has been writing since 2008. The editor of Matador Abroad, her work has appeared online at BootsnAll, Matador Network, GoNOMAD, Journey Beyond Travel and Expat Women. She earned a Bachelor of Arts in linguistics and Middle Eastern studies from the University of Massachusetts Amherst and is pursuing a Master of Arts in English at Bridgewater State University.

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