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21 Best Glamping Rentals in Tennessee

Tennessee is blessed with an absolutely breathtaking outdoor environment and ecosystem. The Great Smoky Mountains, parks, and just gorgeous stretches of woods are best enjoyed when staying for a few days. Hotels are great but often aren’t as connected as campsites. But campsites might be a little bit too primitive. Luckily, there is an abundance of glamping rentals in the grand state of Tennessee. We’ve made a list of our favorites.

Sulfur Ridge: Tennessee's First Luxury Treehouse - Bloomington Springs Tennessee's First Luxury Treehouse
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Sulfur Ridge: Tennessee's First Luxury Treehouse - Bloomington Springs

Treehouses sure aren’t what they used to be. Elevated 15 feet into the glorious trees of Tennessee, it is an absolute dreamy vacation home. Of course, it is heavily tied in with the outdoors, and even a swinging bed hangs below. But there are many modern attributes like a spa-inspired bathroom.

Treehouse Stamish Castle - Copperhill Treehouse Stamish Castle
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Treehouse Stamish Castle - Copperhill

Your inner child will truly be delighted at the circular haven. One of the most fun parts is crossing over the bridge to reach your sky-high dwelling. Everything inside has an artesian touch, all the way down to the gorgeous wooden kitchen counters. Pets will be ecstatic to spend this special time with you.

Smoky Mountains Glamping Dome - Sevierville Smoky Mountains Glamping Dome
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Smoky Mountains Glamping Dome - Sevierville

Very similar to a tent in many ways, this dome enhances views when camping. Peer outward over the grand mountains and connect a little bit more with nature while still having a bathroom and shower nearby. Guests are welcome to bring their sweet pups.

Serenity House – A Treehouse - McEwen Serenity House is a perfect retreat for two
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Serenity House – A Treehouse - McEwen

Perfect for two to four people, this cabin is high in the trees and has a queen-size bed in the bedroom and a double bed in the living room. The Serenity House is 460 square feet and offers a loft bedroom, kitchen, bathroom, living area, and screened porch. You’ll need to climb a ladder to access the loft. Come here to disconnect from technology because there is limited cell service and no internet or TV in the space. The nearest grocery store is 10 miles away, so stock up on your food items before you arrive. The host allows guests to bring pets and has eggs and beef from the onsite farm animals for sale.

Little River Tiny House with Hot Tub - Maryville Get cozy in this hand-built tiny house
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Little River Tiny House with Hot Tub - Maryville

Another Tennessee glamping option is this tiny home that can sleep four people in a queen-size bed and sofa bed. This tiny house is built with local Tennessee wood and a cozy spot with a brand-new hot tub. It is 25 minutes from downtown Knoxville and Townsend, 35 minutes from Pigeon Forge, and 50 minutes from Gatlinburg. There is a dock on the property that is shared with the neighboring house. The rental home is on two acres of land that is shared with another house but has a privacy fence between them. Definitely spend time on the rooftop deck to watch the stars or sip happy hour cocktails.

Boujee Bear Glamping Dome - Townsend The perfect place to take in remarkable views and dreamlike starry nights
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Boujee Bear Glamping Dome - Townsend

For a unique and romantic stay in Tennessee, consider booking this dome home overlooking the Smoky Mountains. The glamping dome features a king-size bed, 43-inch TV, heated bathroom floors, and air conditioning. It is a studio-style space for one or two people and also has a two-person hot tub, private fire pit, small kitchenette, and air fryer. There is one other glamping dome about 100 feet away, but there are privacy walls built on the deck. In the winter, it is best to access the dome with a 4WD vehicle.

Riverfront, 20 Minutes from Dollywood, Hot Tub - Sevierville Take it easy at this unique and tranquil getaway
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Riverfront, 20 Minutes from Dollywood, Hot Tub - Sevierville

Looking out to the Little Pigeon River, this unique and tranquil home is tucked away in the Smoky Mountains and a short drive from Dollywood. It is a studio cabin with a king-size bed and a sofa bed to accommodate up to four guests. You can use the cabin’s Wi-Fi and smart TV, as well as the kitchen and washer/dryer combo for laundry. For your outdoor lifestyle, there’s a screened porch with seating and a hot tub overlooking the river. Bring your own coffee, charcoal, and firewood to the cabin.

Luxury Glamping Geodesic Dome - Altamont Luxury Glamping Geodesic Dome
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Luxury Glamping Geodesic Dome - Altamont

Many benefits come along with staying in a geodesic dome, with ultimate stargazing being one of them! Wedged on a mountain in Tennessee, the views are spectacular in the day as well. A surprising list of amenities, like a kitchen, bathroom and amazing viewing deck, is included.

Treehouse Getaway on Shoal Creek - Westpoint Cozy and peaceful near some good fishing
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Treehouse Getaway on Shoal Creek - Westpoint

For a glamping trip to Tennessee, there’s the option of this Westpoint treehouse for up to four people. The treehouse is cozy and in a peaceful, gated community. It is on the creek with good fishing nearby. If high water becomes an issue, the host will notify guests. The treehouse has a queen-size bed and sofa bed in the bedroom. Other amenities include a kitchen and Wi-Fi; pets are also allowed here.

Forest Gully Farms - Santa Fe Forest Gully Farms
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Forest Gully Farms - Santa Fe

Breathe in the smells of cedar when entering your unique hut that is wedged into the hillside of Tennessee. While simplistic, with beds and basic living space, nothing more is needed to enjoy the beautiful surroundings. From a distance, this little community looks like a hobbit shire.

Sitting Bull Glamping Tipi - Lewisburg A unique place to celebrate a special getaway
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Sitting Bull Glamping Tipi - Lewisburg

This glamping experience is in a yurt/tipi and a romantic place to celebrate something special. It can accommodate four people and comes with a private hot tub and tiki solar lights. This is a place to leave technology behind and truly unwind. There are walking trails nearby, disc golf, a shallow creek, and cornhole game. The creek’s depth varies based on rainfall but is usually shallow. Pets are allowed here.

“Mink” New Luxury Glamping Dome - Townsend You'll love this unique and romantic escape
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“Mink” New Luxury Glamping Dome - Townsend

There are some unique dome Airbnb rentals in Tennessee, including this one with a king-size bed, 43-inch TV, and air conditioning. The romantic dome is a relaxing place to stay with a private deck, hot tub, and grill. For a third person, there is a twin-size day bed. Other features of the dome home include an outside air fryer, a small kitchenette, a fire pit on the deck, Wi-Fi, a coffeemaker, and heated bathroom floors. Guests can use the country club pool that is three miles from the property. The Airbnb host provides guests with a small bundle of firewood, and the access road to the dome is newly paved and steep.

The Double Bell - Morrison The Double Bell
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The Double Bell - Morrison

Being extra roomy and quite comfortable altogether, this double bell tent feels more like a hotel room. But how much better is it that you can step right outside your door into nature? Comfortable beds await inside the simple yet stunning structure. Twinkling lights illuminate the pathway to your private little escape.

Stargazing Hut, Mossy Forest Glamping - Newport Stargazing Hut, Mossy Forest Glamping
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Stargazing Hut, Mossy Forest Glamping - Newport

The simplest little dwellings can be the most majestic at times. Honestly, there’s not a lot to this hut, but that really is the beauty of it. Guests can retreat here and gaze through the transparent roof to the stars at night. Enjoy the surrounding forest or a night by the chiminea.

Eco-Friendly Cabin with King Bed - McDonald Experience peace & relaxation at this new, modern cabin
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Eco-Friendly Cabin with King Bed - McDonald

Four people can book this Tennessee cabin and be close to Chattanooga, Ooltewah, and Cleveland. It has a king-size bed in the bedroom, a sofa bed in the living room, excellent kitchen appliances, and high-speed internet for remote working. It is a new construction cabin that is eco-friendly and modern. To relax in the space, you can cuddle up on the spacious sectional couch or gather around the private fire pit among the trees. There is parking for two vehicles, and the only shared space is the initial driveway leading up to the property. The cabin is on the owner’s property but detached from the main house for privacy.

Guesthouse with Views for Days - Signal Mountain Peace and quiet awaits you in this modern cabin with a view
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Guesthouse with Views for Days - Signal Mountain

This modern cabin offers a glamping experience in Tennessee with a wraparound deck to soak up the sunsets and lovely views. It is about 30 minutes from downtown Chattanooga and gives you easy access to hiking, biking, hunting, fishing, and rock climbing. The studio-style space has a queen-size bed and sofa bed in the common area. There is an outdoor dog, two cats, ducks, and chickens on the property; however, guest pets are not allowed.

Tiny House on Two Acre Catfish Pond - Jefferson City Tinyhouse - Fishhouse on our 2 acre Catfish Pond Sleeps 3 - Enjoy farm glamping
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Tiny House on Two Acre Catfish Pond - Jefferson City

Stay right on the water in the tiny fish house! While there may not be a private bathroom or shower, there is a freshwater sink, a small food prep area with a microwave, and snuggly bunkbeds. Being right on the edge of the pond, the abode quite literally lives up to its name.

Renovated Airstream on 40 Park-like Acres - Dickson Renovated Airstream on 40 Park-like Acres in Dickson, TN, 45 Min. from Nashville
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Renovated Airstream on 40 Park-like Acres - Dickson

Everything we hope to find in an airstream vacation rental is present here. First constructed in the 1980s, the silver beauty has been given a subtle polishing to make it contemporary while preserving those key vintage elements. The property is sprawling, so it can feel like you’re a world away when Nashville is only 45 minutes from the location.

Tiny Home Cottage Near the Smokies - Sevierville Tiny Home Cottage Near the Smokies #12 Carlotta
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Tiny Home Cottage Near the Smokies - Sevierville

Sitting in the woods like a fairytale cottage, this little space is incredibly romantic or just peaceful. Intricate details adorn the exterior, and the overall look flows into the interior. Exposed beams on the ceiling and warm rustic touches throughout are contrasted by lovely fabrics and dainty design.

Tiny Cabin Tucked Away in Forest with Hot Tub - Newport Cozy,Tiny cabin with Comfort tucked away in forest by the water with own Hot Tub
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Tiny Cabin Tucked Away in Forest with Hot Tub - Newport

It’s tiny, it’s cute, and it’s full of every amenity you could need. And for a small additional cost, guests can access a woodfired sauna, which would be pretty amazing after a few hours of hiking. Surrounding activities are endless.

Vintage Camper - Franklin/Leipers Fork Quirky and cute with lots of features
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Vintage Camper - Franklin/Leipers Fork

Make your trip to Tennessee unique and memorable with a stay in this adorable yellow camper. It is a 1974 camper that has been totally renovated but still has all its 70s vintage charm. The camper has modern amenities like Wi-Fi and a smart TV, as well as games, cards, and puzzles. The covered deck has outdoor fans and an outdoor dining and lounging area. Guests can use the outdoor shower and gather around the fire pit. They can also access the back acre of the host’s 5.5-acre property. It’s an ideal spot for two adventurous travelers and has a queen-size bed inside.

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