‘Tis the season and the holidays are upon us! It’s time to cue all the comforts that come with this joyous time of year including a welcome vacation. There is no shame in wanting to get away this Christmas or New Years. You work hard year-round and the close of another chapter is plenty of cause for celebration!
If you’re stumped on where to cash in on a well-deserved vacation this winter, consider the beautiful Smoky Mountain region for your getaway destination. The Gatlinburg area, in particular, offers plenty to see and do. Here are a few reasons to consider the cabins in Gatlinburg this winter.
Gatlinburg cabins are the premier location for a holiday vacation as guests are able to bask in the best of both worlds: picturesque scenery and urban comfort. The downtown Gatlinburg area is a short jaunt from many of the local cabin sites and is always nicely decorated for the holidays. The city center also boasts a variety of holiday festivals and workshops ensuring you feel “at home while away from home.” The Trolley Ride of Lights and Fantasy of Lights Christmas Parade are both extremely popular and get visitors in the Christmas spirit. Other popular holiday events include Dollywood’s Smoky Mountain Christmas Festival, the Christmas at Biltmore celebration and a variety of Christmas productions at the local theater. For guests visiting over the New Year, the famous ball drop and fireworks show is a must-see.
In addition to the many shows and festivals, nothing says “welcome to the holidays” more than a peaceful, scenic, snow-tipped mountain view. The Smoky Mountain region has long been considered one of the most breathtaking sites in the country. The Great Smoky Mountains National Park sits just a few short miles from many of the Gatlinburg cabins and offers guests unparallelled access to some of nature’s most unique encounters. Guests staying in cabins like Mountain Mist will be fully immersed in the beauty of the park with limited interruption. These cabins are more secluded, offering visitors quick access to the park’s trails, wildlife, and scenic amenities while still boasting a convenient and comfortable home base within minutes of the downtown bustle.
For those traveling with the whole gang, you can’t beat the cabins in Gatlinburg. Most of the cabins are spacious and offer room for the whole crew. Check out cabins like Honey Bear Hideaway or A Walk in the Clouds. Each space comfortably sleeps anywhere from 10-12 guests and comes complete with all your basic amenities. For a cozier option suitable for a smaller gathering, consider quaint cabins like Mountain View or Twilight Point. All cabins come equipped with kitchen, comfortable living room, and multiple beds (or bedrooms) for sleeping, as well as a few added amenities like a fireplace, deck, and jacuzzi/hot tub. These features make for a welcoming, cozy home base during your winter holiday and sit in close proximity to all of Gatlinburg’s holiday festivities.
Clearly, Gatlinburg cabins are a great option for those looking to escape for the holidays. Availability for cabins in Gatlinburg won’t last long, so visit the selection offered by Diamond Mountain Rentals and pick a cabin that works for you and your crew!