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Unique Cabins with Cool
Features & Amenities

 in Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge, & Sevierville

This teepee tent for camping is just one example of a unique amenity outside a Pigeon Forge cabin rental called "Runamuk"

If you want something new, different and exciting, check these out.

You won't find these amenities just anywhere

 I did the research for you, poured over the listings, and I found these unique cabins and vacation rentals for you.

A link to each is provided, don't forget to book as early as possible - the best cabins go the fastest! 

1.) Barn at Buckhorn, Gatlinburg 
2BR  1BA, Sleeps 10   

"The Barn at Buckhorn" unique cabin rental in Gatlinburg Tennessee, exterior view
hot tub at "The Barn at Buckhorn" in Gatlinburg, Tennessee

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This is a beautiful and authentic, Cantilever Barn, turned into a unique cabin rental.  It combines rustic charm with luxurious amenities.  Video games, yard, hot tub and grill, and it's in the beloved Arts & Crafts Community.

It's also just very close and convenient to downtown Gatlinburg!

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2.) Secret Dome, Pittman Center Area
1BR Sleeps 2   

A Dome Vacation rental at the edge of Smoky Mountain National Park
A bed in a Dome rental in Gatlinburg Tennessee

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Comfortable Geodome on 10 acres, just outside the Great Smoky Mountain National Park. 


This is for those of you who really want to get back to nature.  This is like glamping, including a heater and air conditioner.  If you want to get off the grid, this is for you. 


3.) Smoky Hollow Resort Covered Wagon, Sevierville
1BR  1BA, Sleeps 4 

Unique conestoga wagon vacation rental at Smoky Hollow Resort in Sevierville, Tennessee
View of Smoky Hollow Outdoor Glamping Resort with Tipis and mountain view in Sevierille, Tennessee

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Right up the road from Soaky Mountain Waterpark and just a few minutes from practically everything else in Pigeon Forge too.

This 18-acre resort has luxury Conestoga Wagons, and Tipis you can stay in.  Sit around a campfire, get up close and personal with nature and animals like goats, chickens and wild turkeys. Private bath houses, play areas, live entertainment (check schedules), charcoal grill, and each rental get to use a golf cart to ride around the property on! 

Smoky Hollow Resort is expanding! Ask about their Treehouses, and ziplining too.

Soaky Mountain Waterpark vs Dollywood Splash Country

4.) Grand House, Wears Valley 
6BR  8BA, Sleeps 12   

Cove Mountain Cabin in Wears Valley, cabin rental that is unique and on the water in the Smoky Mountains
Duck pin bowling at a unique cabin rental in Sevierville and Wears Valley, TN in the Smoky Mountains

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Wow!  Don't worry about bad weather on your vacation, you will never be bored here!

Not only do you have an indoor swimming pool, but I don't think I've ever seen a cabin with indoor bowling!  Duckpin bowling alleys and "Hidden Galaxy" kids play area with a "secret passage" are just a few unique amenities here. 


You also have a private fishing dock with grill, special area just for gamers, theater and jukeboxExcellent location surrounded by mountains and easy flat access and yard.

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5.) Night Owl, Gatlinburg
3BR 4BA, Sleeps 8   

Cabin rental in Gatlinburg tn, bedroom
Exterior view of unique, Wheelchair accessible cabin in Gatlinburg and firepit. "Night Owl"

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Contemporary, Custom A Frame cabin with a sports theme, in popular Chalet Village, convenient to downtown Gatlinburg but with a true mountain experience.

Fire pit, pool table, hot tub, fireplace, walk in shower, open floor plan with high ceilings, grill and a wheelchair accessible main level!

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6.) Queenie Gypsy Cottage Tiny Home, Sevierville
1BR  1BA, Sleeps 4   

Gypsy Queenie Tiny Home in Sevierville TN, exterior view
Firepit and kids play area, Long Springs Tiny Homes, Sevierville, TN

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You won't have to spend a fortune when you stay at an affordable tiny home, but you get so much. This hidden gem is a private community in a beautiful, wooded setting, just outside Pigeon Forge.

Includes kitchenette, kid's play area, community firepit, shared charcoal grill, picnic tables, hammocks, cornhole, horseshoes, internet and more.

7.) The Farmhouse, Wears Valley
3BR  3BA, Sleeps 10  

Unique Cabins in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, The Farmhouse exterior view
Unique Cabins in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, The Farmhouse farm animals, 2 donkeys being cute

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Stay at this real farmhouse with mini horses, donkeys, ducks, chickens and other rescue animals. Your family can feed the animals bites of apples and carrots.  You can also bring your own pet with you, as it is a pet friendly cabin rental.

Another bonus - this is also a handicap accessible vacation rental.  Enjoy the creek and a tire swing, as well as electric fireplace, gas grill, firepit, picnic area, and a nice yard.

Has satellite tv, landline phone service, but internet is not available at this time.

8.) Bighorn Chalet, Gatlinburg
4BR  4BA, Sleeps 15  

Cabin with Elevator in Gatlinburg TN
living room, fireplace and mountain view

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This pet friendly vacation chalet has an elevator! (See more cabins with elevators) It also has a view of the iconic Ober Gatlinburg Tram going up and down the mountain all day.

Beside incredible views you won't get just anywhere, there is a spiral staircase, air hockey, games, a movie room, hot tub and all floors are wheelchair accessible.  Sit out on the veranda with your coffee or tea and take in the mountain air and just breathe.  

9.) The Dogwood Treehouse, Gatlinburg
2BR  1BA, Sleeps 4  

Dogwood Treehouse in Gatlinburg, TN cabin rental
Dogwood Treehouse at Treehouse Grove at Norton Creek, Gatlinburg TN interior view, ladder

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Built by the famous Treehouse Master himself, Pete Nelson, of the Tv show "Treehouse Masters".   The Dogwood sits above them all at Treehouse Grove at Norton Creek. Footbridges, grilling and picnic areas to fully experience the wilderness that surrounds you.

Features a rainfall shower, cozy rustic, but modern decor, creek access and lots of privacy. This is for those who want to truly get the treehouse experience feeling of being out in the woods, and away from it all.  Still just a few minutes from Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge, but off the beaten path.

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10.) Cadillac Creek, Pigeon Forge
6BR  4BA, Sleeps 20   

Cadillac creek, Unique cabin in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, 50's style, exterior shot
Cadillac creek, Unique cabin in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, 50's style, gameroom

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This 50's themed cabin will rock your socks off!

This cabin is for the young at heart with a huge game room, jukebox, firepit out in the backyard (having a cabin yard is rare!), goldfish pond, hot tub, theater room, impressive kitchen, cabin themed bunkbeds, and more.

It is also in a community that has use of seasonal pool, fishing pond, playground and walking trails.

11.) TreEscape, Pigeon Forge
1BR  1BA, Sleeps 4   

Unique Cabin in Pigeon Forge, Treescape, Exterior view, Tennessee Treehouse
Unique Cabin in Pigeon Forge, Treescape, hanging pod chairs

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This real treehouse was built by "The Treehouse Guys" from the DIY Network TV Show!

It has a real suspension bridge, crow's nest and deck, for the (grown up) kid in all of us.  

Grill, firepit, hot tub on deck, spiral staircase to a bedroom loft, and swinging chairs with pub table underneath.  This place is super cool, check it out.

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12.) Snuggle Inn, Gatlinburg
2BR  2BA, Sleeps 4  

A frame cabin rental in Gatlinburg TN near Ober Mountain Attraction
Kitchen of an A frame cabin rental in Gatlinburg TN near Ober Mountain Attraction

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Cozy is the word. This little A Frame Ski Chalet has been on the mountain for many years, but it has been updated and is beautiful with excellent reviews!  It could be just right for your budget too! 

Outdoor fireplace, arcade game table, charcoal grill, community pool access, and wood burning fireplace.

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13.) Smoky Mountain Lake House, Sevierville
10BR  4.5BA, Sleeps 28  


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This lake house on Douglas Lake can be your getaway and you are still just 15-20 minutes from 

Sevierville and 30 minutes from Dollywood and the Island and all of the attractions. But if you are looking to get away from it all, you may not want to leave.


Home has a private boat dock and floating boat dock.  This secluded lake house is private and would make a wonderful wedding venue.  

3 Garages, outdoor smoker and BBQ, fireplace, theater with surround sound, hot tub, double oven, and nearby Marina where you can rent watercrafts.

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14.) Sawmill Lodge, Pigeon Forge
3BR  4BA, Sleeps 14   

Outdoor back view of "Sawmill Lodge" cabin rental in Pigeon Forge TN
indoor putt putt golf at this Pigeon Forge unique cabin rental

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Look how much fun you can have in this gorgeous cabin, and it's just 10 minutes from the Pigeon Forge Parkway, and 15 from Gatlinburg. 


Fireplace, jacuzzis, movie theater, game room with foosball, pool table and hot tub with mountain views!

15.) Mountain Hideaway, Gatlinburg
2BR  2BA, Sleeps 6  

Mountain Hideaway, unique cabin in Gatlinburg Tennessee, exterior view
Mountain Hideaway, unique cabin in Gatlinburg Tennessee, exterior deck mountain view

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This little gem has the most stunning views!  It is unique because of it's octagon shape, and has excellent reviews from guests.  

Not far from the downtown Gatlinburg strip.  Seasonal, wood burning fireplace, Wifi, hot tub and quiet, peaceful setting.

16.) The Summit 85, Pigeon Forge
6BR  8BA, Sleeps 18   

Summit 85 front exterior view, Pigeon Forge unique cabin
Summit 85 indoor pool, Pigeon Forge unique cabin

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This an ultra-modern, luxury vacation home is in an excellent location just outside Pigeon Forge with an excellent mountain view.  It is a stunning designer cabin with a conference room and garage parking.

Besides a spa like indoor pool, it has 3 levels with amenities like a plush theater, game room with ping pong, pool table, shuffleboard, private balconies, hot tub, wifi, fireplace and is wheelchair accessible too!

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17.) Duck, Duck, Goose, Pigeon Forge
2BR  2BA, Sleeps 4   

Duck Duck Goose Pigeon Forge rental cabin on the water, exterior and river view
Duck Duck Goose, Pigeon Forge rental cabin on the water, exterior deck and river view

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This beauty sits right on the river and yet its a short drive over to the Pigeon Forge Parkway.  I've stayed in this area myself in one of these river cabins and we really enjoyed it!   Add a

hot tub, fire pit and fishing, cute ducks, and you might just be in heaven.

Also includes a spiral staircase up to the loft where you can play arcade games, and a swing on the patio to relax in.  Easy, safe road access. Just about 2.5 miles from The Island, and 10 minutes from Dollywood.  More cabins on lakes, creeks and rivers here!

18.) Heart of the Valley, Wears Valley 
4BR  4BA, Sleeps 13  

front view of unique log cabin rental in Sevierville, TN
Unique cabin rental in Wears Valley, TN, with theater and old cars

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Not only does this cabin have vintage cars in its theater room, but it also has a fenced in firepit and playground for the kids!

Seasonal outdoor pool use, just 10 minutes away. Wood burning fireplace, charcoal grill,

putt putt, and a super nice games in different rooms!  Custom bunk beds, hot tub and a beautiful location make this one winner for sure.

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19.) Cowboy Corral, Pigeon Forge
5BR  6BA, Sleeps 16  

unique cabin in the Smoky Mountains, Pigeon Forge, Cowboy Corral, exterior view of cabin
Unique cabin in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, bunkbeds for kids, custom built

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How bout a Western Cowboy Themed cabin?  

It has large decks with hot tub, a movie theater, fireplace, internet, charcoal grill, game room with air hockey, arcade games, pool table, and mountain views.  Check out the cute bunkbeds, great for kids!

The kitchen has 2 fridges, 2 dishwashers, and a 5 burner "chef's" gas range for the cooks!

20.) Bearby House Yurt, Pigeon Forge
1BR  1BA, Sleeps 4   

Yurt in Pigeon Forge TN, vacation rental, exterior view
Yurt in Pigeon Forge TN, vacation rental, bedroom

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This circular yurt is in a little yurt community, right around the corner from Dollywood! You can see the sky from the loft in this beautiful, modern yurt with all the luxuries of home.

21.) Celesta Vista, Wears Valley
6BR  9BA, Sleeps 29   

unique cabin rental in the Smoky Mountains, Wears Valley
Unique cabin rental showing indoor pool in the Smokies

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You won't believe what you will find inside this unique cabin in Wears Valley, just outside Pigeon Forge.  Beside the beautiful views, it has an indoor pool, Tiki bar, kid's Jedi Academy Room, and a Narnia Themed Room, and Irish Pub, just to get started.

Sitting just outside The Great Smoky Mountains National Park, this 7,000 sq. ft lodge has a huge entertainment area with billiards, air hockey, darts, poker table, Xbox, jukebox and more.  Also a movie theater, dry sauna by the indoor pool, outdoor kitchen and living spaces, hot tub and large appliances in the gorgeous kitchen.

Gas fireplace, Wifi, stunning views, wildlife and more.

One thing to know before staying here, the driveway is steep, please read description in link above.

See the owner's Harry Potter Themed cabin too!

22.) Big Kahuna Luxury Lodge, Pigeon Forge 
7BR  5BA, Sleeps 25   

Large unique cabin rental in Pigeon Forge, TN "Big Kahuna"
Unique and Unusual cabin in Pigeon Forge,  Magical Room

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Families take notice - This is an excellent choice for kids and adults! And it's Pet Friendly too.

Not only does it have an outdoor playground for kids, but it has a "magical room", a game room, theater room, outdoor mini playhouse, and wifi.

For the adults, it has an outdoor firepit, outdoor kitchen, pool table, hot tub, fireplace, grill, beautiful views and just 5 minutes to all the attractions.

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23.) Crystal Waters, Pigeon Forge
3BR  2.5BA, Sleeps 8

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This luxurious beauty on the river is conveniently located in Riverpointe Subdivision, and you will be amazed when you see your "backyard".  The outdoor living space is incredible and glows in the dark.  Cook and eat outdoors on the river with both gas and charcoal grills.

Features adjustable, massaging beds, with a waterfall whirlpool tub, fireplace, pool table, arcade games, slot machines, and screened porches.  Easy river access, and safe street access, with room for max of 2 vehicles.

Located just a couple miles from the action on the Pigeon Forge Parkway.


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24.) Camp Runamuck, Pigeon Forge
3BR  2BA, Sleeps 10   

Unique cabin in the Smokies, Camp Runamuk, interior view showing camping tent in loft
Unique cabin in the Smokies, Camp Runamuk, exterior view showing cabin, view and teepee

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This is a Pet Friendly, camping themed, and beautifully decorated cabin in an absolutely perfect location near Dollywood.  

Has a fun teepee and firepit outside, a sleeping tent inside, a gorgeous view, pool table, arcade games, unique bunkbeds, fireplace, hot tub and wifi.

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25.) Tranquil Treetop, Pigeon Forge 
3BR  3BA, Sleeps 8   

floor to ceiling glass windows in aUnique and unusual cabin rental in Pigeon Forge TN area.
A hanging bed in an unusual and unique cabin in Pigeon forge, TN, Gatlinburg area of Smoky Mountains

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Surrounded by nature!

I have never seen any cabin like this that feels like you are outdoors, yet you are comfy inside.

Absolutely stunning decor with large, rustic, winding staircase to the loft. Huge windows allow you to see the forest and streams around you but with all the privacy the trees offer. 

Tipi swing, seasonal wood burning fireplace, hot tub, arcade games, pool table, charcoal grill and Brother's Cove Seasonal swimming pool.  

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26.) Ridge Creek, Pigeon Forge
5BR  4BA, Sleeps 18   

Ridge Creek cabin hobbit door, Pigeon Forge
Ridge Creek cabin with Alice in Wonderland play area

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This beautiful cabin will be a hit with adults and kids! A cute hobbit door leads to the bunk beds and there's a quiet cubby with an Alice in Wonderland theme. Packed game room with arcade games, pool table, foosball, pinball and more.

Spacious cabin, hot tub, theater, giant bean bags, outdoor living and dining area and excellent location in Smoky Cove, just a short drive to the Pigeon Forge Parkway.  You also have close access to the community outdoor seasonal pool!


27.) Adventureland Indoor Treehouse, Pigeon Forge 
6BR  5BA, Sleeps 22   

Adventureland indoor treehouse theater, Sevierville TN
Cozy bed setup in Adventure lndoor Treehouse in Pigeon forge TNand Tree

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Wow the kids (and the adults) when they see this vacation rental in a great location at beautiful Bluff Mountain.  Check out the indoor treehouse with a hidden hobbit door, suspended rope bridge, ladder, bean bags, games, rock wall, and multicade games. 

Also has a gameroom for adults with pool table, foosball, and video games, and a movie theater.  Hot tub, mountain views, gas grill, stone gas fireplace and more.

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