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With Tennessee boasting some incredibly scenic mountain areas not to mention serene countryside, it’s no surprise that there are plenty of cabin rentals available here. If you’re looking for a romantic escape, you’ll find a wide array of options that are sure to fit the bill with features like bubbling hot tubs and fireplaces for cozying up to with a glass of wine. Whether you want to be close to Great Smoky Mountain National Park or far from the tourist crowds, these are some of the best picks.
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The host might refer to this as “Little Romance” but a better name may be “Lots of Romance.” A luxurious cabin atop a mountain peak, it overlooks the Smoky Mountains next to Great Smoky Mountains National Park and includes two stone fireplaces. One is in your master bedroom, which also happens to have a Jacuzzi, and the other in the living room. If you want to enjoy some friendly competition, there’s a loft with darts and a pool table, while the outdoor living spaces include a hot tub and a porch with a grill for cookouts.
Enjoy a secluded retreat by booking this beautiful cabin with its wrap-around porches that offer the perfect place to enjoy each other’s company among breathtaking panoramic vistas of the Smokies. There’s even a waterfall on the patio along with a Chiminea fireplace, a large propane grill, and a smoker. Inside you’ll find plenty of entertainment too, with retro video games (over 60 different titles included) and competitions on the air hockey table. There’s also a high-def home theater system in the game room and living room. In fact you can even soak in the hot tub while watching your favorite shows.
This place is very aptly named as it’s a picture-perfect cabin with a picture-perfect view. Located at Bear Foot Mountain Resort, it boasts uninterrupted mountain views that can be enjoyed while sitting next to the outdoor fire pit or cooking on the grill, with the sounds of the bubbling creek providing the perfect soundtrack to accompany it all. In the master suite you’ll find a fireplace and a Jacuzzi tub, along with a deck that has a hot tub. A 52″ flat-screen TV with a Blu-ray player and sound system is included too.
The “Morning Mist” cabin provides it all when it comes to a romantic getaway, including tranquil seclusion. While you’ll be away from the tourist crowds, you’ll be close enough to take advantage of Gatlinburg attractions. Enjoy cookouts on the grill or preparing elaborate meals in the full kitchen with new stainless-steel appliances. It also includes a pool table and dartboard, multiple 4k TVs, a DVD player, and a beautiful stone gas fireplace. The highlight may be the hot tub, encircled by LED color-changing lights.
From morning ’til night romance abounds at this beautiful cabin. Wake up and sip your morning coffee while enjoying long range views of Bluff Mountain and then head out to take advantage of the nearby attractions. When you return, soak in the hot tub while watching the sunset and the dark night’s sky light up with endless stars. If that’s not enough you can finish the evening by relaxing in the heart-shaped Jacuzzi. There’s an electric fireplace for added ambiance too. Other highlights include a pool table, fully updated kitchen, cable TV and Wi-Fi.
This cozy, intimate cabin is often used as a bridal suite but other times it provides the idyllic space for romance-seeking couples. Located on a family farm in a residential area, it’s total serenity here with all you need for a comfortable stay. There’s a kitchenette with all the basics, but the highlights for couples are the bathroom with a clawfoot tub and the back porch that has a hot tub. During the chillier months of the year you can take advantage of the wood-burning fireplace. The canopy bed perfectly caps it all off.
Located just 30 minutes from Nashville in Smyrna, this gorgeous loft sits on a 400-acre farm with horses and donkeys, and offers postcard-worthy views right from the king-size bed. It’s ideal for those who want to be close to the city but not too close, complete with sophisticated décor. It includes a gourmet kitchen with a six-burner Wolf range and subzero fridge, perfect for cooking those farm fresh meals. Just before dusk, gather around the fire place with a glass of wine to watch a colorful sunset.
This cabin sits high up on a cliff overlooking the French Broad River delivering 180-degree views from three decks and the interior too. With large, exposed timber ceilings and tongue-in-grooved walls and floors, it has that quintessential handcrafted feel. You can even hitch a ride on an electric lift down the cliff to reach it, or walk the stairs. The bedrooms have incredible mountain and river views, and you’ll find even more impressive views from the kitchen and living room. While Wi-Fi is available, you might want to just forget about the “real world” and totally disconnect to reconnect with each other.
Enjoy a mountain paradise from this cabin that sits high atop a mountain ridge. With nearly a wall of windows, the mountain views are breathtaking. You can enjoy that same view while soaking in the hot tub, rocking in the rocking chairs, or dining on a romantic alfresco meal. There’s even a two-person barrel sauna. Inside you’ll not only be able to take in the views, but cozy up together by the gas log fireplace and enjoy movie nights on the big screen TV with cable channels and a DVD player.
Located in Athens, between Chattanooga and Knoxville, the Little House on the Quarry offers a unique stay overlooking a brilliant aquamarine quarry that has rock cliffs, a waterfall, and fish. The Gatlinburg-style log home itself includes a full-length covered porch with rocking chairs and a hot tub for relaxing with a fabulous view of the water. There’s also a fire pit for marshmallow roasting (with wood supplied), and inside you’ll have satellite TVs and Rokus, Wi-Fi, and even an arcade. The well-stocked kitchen includes complimentary coffee.
The hosts designed this cabin with romance in mind. Located in the small Mennonite community of Muddy Pond, “Two’s Company” is the only dwelling that sits along the banks of a 1.5-acre private lake, allowing you to enjoy it all to yourselves. Kick back in the rockers or the swing on the porch and watch the birds or just enjoy the gorgeous views. There are quiet lanes for hand holding and opportunities for fishing. Inside, the romantic one-room suite has a king-size bed with a two-person heart-shaped Jacuzzi right next to it.
Knight of My Dreams is no doubt dreamy with its spectacular Smoky Mountain views. Total seclusion and surrounded by nature, you’ll be able to wake up from your king-size bed with a pillowtop mattress and enjoy dips in the soothing hot tub while watching the sun come up. It has a full kitchen with everything you need to make romantic dinners and a jetted Jacuzzi right next to your comfy bed. For indoor entertainment, enjoy a 50″ Plasma TV with more than 300 satellite channels, including HBO, Cinemax, Starz, and Showtime, as well as a Blu-ray player.
This magical treehouse looks like it’s part of a fairytale, tucked among 18 acres of secluded woods, with an illuminated walkway to reach it. It includes a porch where you can unwind among the tranquility or take advantage of the grill for cookouts. Just steps away is a hot tub and fire pit area that overlooks the scenic hillside. The interior has an open concept with a living room area, a full kitchen with all you need to prepare your meals, a wardrobe and queen-size bed. Cable TV and Wi-Fi are included too.
Nestled among the trees in the heart of Upper Cumberland just a short drive from Center Hill Lake and Cummins Falls State Park, this locally Amish-built treehouse has historic features like beautiful century-old stained-glass windows and a door that was constructed in 1848. Some fabulous modern amenities were added too. It has a comfy bed with a luxury mattress, and a cast iron clawfoot tub. Listen to your favorite tunes on the jukebox, soak in the hot tub for two, and enjoy evenings under the stars around the fire pit.