Townsend Cabins & Vacation Rentals

Our Favorite Vacation Rentals in Townsend

  • Treetop Tennessee
     Country House
  • Cozy cabin with private hot tub perfect for getting away from it all!
  • Cypress Ridge Home
     Country House
  • River Cottage
     3br Home/Apartment
  • Horsin Around Tennessee Cabin
     Country House
  • Hideaway on the Creek - Perfect Location & Setting
  • Blessed Nest Cabin
     Country House
  • Sarah's Meadow Cabin

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Townsend Vacation Rentals with a Pool

  • The Round House
    Excellent4br Home/Apartment
  • Nestled Away - A Secluded Mountain Cabin Getaway
    Excellent2br Home/Apartment
  • Powell Farm Rental
    Excellent5br Home/Apartment
  • A Walk In The Clouds - Smoky Mountain Cabin
    Excellent3br Home/Apartment

Townsend Vacation Rentals with Wi-Fi

  • The River House
    Good4br Home/Apartment
  • Riverside Romance
  • Rosewood Log Cabin
  • River Dreaming
     2br Home/Apartment

Townsend Pet-Friendly Vacation Rentals

  • Richview
     2br Home/Apartment
  • 'Little Creek' Sevierville Cabin w/ Hot Tub!
     2br Cottage
  • Intimate dog-friendly cabin w/ private hot tub. Close to Great Smoky Mtns!
  • Spacious & dog-friendly cabin w/Jacuzzi, private hot tub, seasonal pool access!
    Excellent3br Home/Apartment

Townsend Travel Guide

As a gateway to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, the city of Townsend is a haven for outdoorsy vacationers wanting to enjoy nature. Famous for being the 'Peaceful Side of the Smokies', Townsend is a place to visit to reconnect with nature and enjoy a variety of recreational activities. From hiking and biking to swimming and golfing, there is plenty to keep visitors busy. What’s more, there are museums and history sites to learn all about Appalachian culture.

Things to Do in Townsend

There is no better place to experience and learn about the Smoky Mountains than Townsend. Visitors can find out about the region’s history at the Great Smoky Mountains Heritage Center and with the Great Smoky Mountains National Park right on the doorstep, adventure awaits in eastern Tennessee. One of the most popular trails is the hike to Charlies Bunion to view the breathtaking mountain scenery and hike to Rainbow Falls.

Another popular tourist attraction is the Tuckaleechee Caverns, which are actually found under the Great Smoky Mountains. These caverns are around 30 million years old and the legend is that Cherokee Indians would hide in them many years ago. Nowadays, visitors can dive deep inside these fascinating caverns and see their formations, as well as see the Silver Falls double waterfall inside. For recreational activity above ground, go fishing at the Little River or for something faster paced, try tubing here.

Best Time to Visit Townsend

Summer is a popular time to visit Townsend and get outdoors. Spring is also beautiful with the blooming flowers, while fall offers the changing colors of the scenery that make Townsend unforgettable.

Cabins in Townsend

Located on the peaceful side of the Smokies, Townsend, Tennessee is mountain life reimagined. Enjoy a secluded cabin for your next family vacation. Fully-equipped vacation rentals with multiple bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, and a centralized location make Townsend, TN the ideal destination for family reunions in the mountains. Mountain cabins offer a spacious great room to relax in with family and friends and hot tub to unwind in after a long day exploring in the mountains.

Spend the day at Cades Cave, one of the Great Smokies' most popular destinations and a prime spot for wildlife encounters. Black bear, coyote, ground hog and white-tailed deer are regularly spotted here, just minutes from your mountain retreat. Make the quick drive to nearby Pigeon Forge and Wears Valley and spend the day at Dollywood Splash Country Water Adventure Park or beautiful Wears Valley, which features stunningly beautiful mountain views and a peaceful atmosphere. Choose from a variety of cabin rentals to make your stay in Tennessee memorable. Experience the peaceful side of life in the Smokies and plan your Great Smoky Mountain getaway.

Price and Availability in Townsend

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The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Townsend tends to be Monday, while the most expensive day tends to be Friday. Vacation homes in Townsend tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.
The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Townsend is in December, while the cheapest month is in April. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Townsend is in the high season in July. Townsend has its low season in January, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.

The Weather in Townsend

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Townsend. The warmest months in Townsend are July and June, when temperatures reach 95 ˚F. The coolest month is December, when temperatures drop to 7 ˚F. The wettest month in Townsend is November with 8.28 inches of rain, while the driest month is December with 1.54 inches of rain.

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Vacation Rentals in Townsend

Browse vacation rentals from all your favorite providers including Airbnb, RedAwning, Bed and Breakfast and many more at AllTheRooms has 1,416 vacation rentals, hotels and other great places to stay while you enjoy Townsend, with everything from inexpensive hostels and homestays to luxury Airbnbs and hotels. For those traveling on a budget, the cheapest place to stay in Townsend is available at $10 per night. The average price of an accommodation is $185 per night.

If you need an internet connection during your stay in Townsend, then you can choose from over 450 accommodations that provide WiFi internet. We have 11 accommodations that come with breakfast included. Choose from 31 accommodations that provide gym options, so you don't miss a single workout. If you're planning on getting to Townsend by car, be sure to choose from 441 accommodations that provide parking. 69 accommodations have a a pool or jacuzzi

Those traveling with a cat, dog or some other animal can stay in any of 78 accommodations that are designated as pet-friendly.

We combine a wide variety of Townsend accommodations including vacation rentals, home stays, hostels and other unique places to stay into one easy search. We show results from more than 4 providers, including 180 places to stay from Airbnb, 42 accommodations from RedAwning and 3 places to stay from Bed and Breakfast.

578 accommodations in Townsend have been reviewed; 41% are rated highly. 400 places to stay in are instantly bookable.

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