7 top-rated Vrbo stays in Gatlinburg, Tennessee

If you are looking for a place to stay in the Gatlinburg/Pigeon Forge area of Tennessee, there are plenty of beautiful and unique Vrbos to ensure a perfect vacation.

Gatlinburg itself is a destination location for many families in the south. It’s a fairly decent drive from places like Alabama with beautiful scenery and plenty to do for all ages.

In honor of peak vacation season, we’ve compiled a quick list of a few top rated Vrbos stays in Gatlinburg.

While many listings are just a basic wooden cabins, we’ve tried to find highly rated stays that offer at least somewhat a unique feel.

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A chalet Vrbo stay located in Gatlinburg, Tenn. overlooking the Smoky Mountains. (Vrbo.com)

This beautiful chalet overs not only offers a unique look, but also a gorgeous view of the mountains that everyone looks for.

This Vrbo includes the basic amenities along with a hot tub overlooking that breathtaking view, a pool table and a stunning fireplace.

According to its description, this stay is down the road from downtown Gatlinburg and a short drive to Pigeon Forge.

Promising review: Place was clean cozy. Easy to get a hold of property manager. Would stay again on next trip to Gatlinburg. Most beautiful view especially at night.

The Birds Nest

The Birds Nest located in Gatlinburg, Tenn. available to stay at through Vrbo.

This cozy, tucked away Vrbo is perfect for those looking to simply get away and enjoy the wilderness.

However, if you are looking to get out, it is only a half mile from the Ober Ski Resort and two miles from the Gatlinburg strip.

And while it may look small from the outside, this stay offers plenty of space for everyone on the trip.

Oh, and of course there’s a hot tub.

Promising review: We had a nice time at this property for a long weekend. It worked great as a base camp between the national park , Dollywood and Gatlinburg. The house was tidy and as described. The hot tub made for a nice relaxation after long days of tromping around town or the parks.

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The Cuddle Bear Cabin Vrbo stay located in Gatlinburg, Tenn. (Vrbo.com)

The Cuddle Bear is probably best suited for couples looking to get away. Of course, anyone can enjoy the giant red-heart shaped jacuzzi with a view of the mountains.

This Vrbo is a one room cabin that includes the jacuzzi, a king size bed and a gorgeous fireplace to tie it all together. The deck in itself is also a great reason to rent this cabin for a weekend.

Promising review: We really loved the seclusion of this cabin and the view from the deck was breath taking! 10/10

Brigadoon Chalet

Brigadoon Chalet on Vrbo located in Gatlinburg, Tenn. (Vrbo.com)

If a cabin in the mountains isn’t quite your style, this beautiful chalet offers all of the same perks with a more modern feel.

This two bedroom stay is great for friends trips with plenty to do within the home and, of course, plenty of adventures to be had outside as well.

Promising review: We had a fantastic extended weekend at this chalet nestled in the trees. We had a few visits from the black bears, which was fun to see! The chalet was perfect for two couples and we enjoyed sitting out on the deck during the evenings, as well as soaking in the hot tub. It was a very quiet, private spot up in the woods.

We highly recommend to anyone looking for a relaxing stay!

Hope's Haven

Hope’s Haven is a cabin listed on Vrbo located in Gatlinburg, Tenn. (Vrbo.com)

The beautiful two story cabin is perfect for any group looking to get away for a bit with only about a 10 minute drive into downtown.

This particular cabin includes a media room with a home theater and two arcade games. One game with 40 of the classic arcade games and the other has a whopping 700 games.

Promising review: My family and I loved Hope’s Haven. It’s a beautiful mountain home with great amenities. Our two boys loved the hot tub, corn hole board and upstairs game loft. The beds were comfortable and the cabin was very clean. The location was very convenient to Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge. I highly recommend Hope’s Haven!

Floating in Heaven Luxury Cabin

‘Floating in Heaven’ Luxury Cabin located in Gatlinburg, Tenn. (Vrbo.com)

If you’re craving something more luxurious for you Gatlinburg vacation, Floating in Heaven is the perfect pick.

This cabin is actually just one of many luxury cabins offered by the company that rents them (you can see the full list of available cabins in the description).

The collection of Heaven’s Cabins was ranked No. 1 for vacation home rentals in Tennessee and among the top 20 in the country according to US Travel News

This particular cabin includes a game room, outdoor fire pit, hot tub and, of course, that million dollar view of the mountains.

Promising review: This cabin has the best views; the porches are great for morning and evening relaxation while taking it all in. The location is great; best stocked cabin I have ever stayed in.

The gameroom was great for keeping kids entertained. Clean, comfortable and our only issue was the sadness that came with leaving! We will be back!!

Gatlinburg condo

A Vrbo stay located in Downton Gatlinburg, Tenn. (Vrbo.com)

Before we wrap up our list, we have to include a perfect downtown stay for those who enjoy Gatlinburg’s night life the most.

This downtown condo provides a modern, cool and cozy feel all wrapped up in one. It is also seemingly one of the more clean and well maintained of those listed on Vrbo.

A unique perk of this stay is that those who decide to stay more than once will receive a repeat guest discount from the owner.

Promising review: The property was great. Clean and fully equipped. It is walking distance to downtown Gatlinburg. There are no crazy turns or small roads to get there either(this was a big deal for me so I couldn’t have been happier). The owner is awesome. He communicates well and responds timely. I will definitely stay there again.