Smoky Mountains Blog

A Small Town Christmas Parade

A Small Town Christmas ParadeSome times we just need to take a break from the hustle and bustle of life. There is no better way to experience a smoky mountain Christmas that a small town parade. On Sunday December 2nd downtown Sylva is the place to be. The parade starts at 2:... View the full post »

Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving From all of us here at Smoky Mountain Getaways we want to wish you the Happiest of Thanksgivings. Without you there would be no us! We are thankful for all of you!

Where to Eat on Thanksgiving Day

Where to Eat on Thanksgiving Day Thanksgiving is the perfect time for a mountain getaway. A time to kick back and relax with not a care in the world. A time to enjoy friends and family and reflect on the good things in life. One thing that goes best with friends ... View the full post »

Oconaluftee Indian Village

You've got your perfect Smoky Mountain Getaways cabin picked out , your ready to come to the beautiful mountains of North Carolina, but what are you going to do once you get here? I suggest taking a trip back in time to the 18th century at the Oconaluftee Indian Vill... View the full post »

WNC Pottery Festival

WNC Pottery Festival The first weekend in November brings something special to the Smoky mountains of North Carolina. The Western North Carolina Pottery Festival has been named one of the TOP 20 Events in the southeast for November.  Artisans from all over t... View the full post »

Cabin Available Again: Aberdeen

A few years ago Aberdeen cabin was a favorite on our rental program. The owners removed it from the program but we are happy to announce that Aberdeen is now available to rent once again! If this is your first time in the smoky's you will love this mounta... View the full post »

New Cabin Feature: Bear Cove

Are you looking to rent a cabin that is centrally located and close to all the smoky mountain attractions?  Smoky Mountain Getaways has just added the beautiful Bear Cove cabin to our program. It's just perfect for a mountain getaway. Experience... View the full post »

New Cabin Feature: The Ridge at Country Acres

As fall changes the leaves to beautiful colors your mind starts thinking about a Smoky Mountain Getaway. We have another cabin that we've just added to our program.  Country Acres Estates and Log Home Rentals would like to welcome you to 'The Ri... View the full post »

Featured New Cabin : Town Mountain Lodge

Town Mountain Lodge is the perfect retreat for friends and family who wish to vacation together under one roof.  With four bedrooms (each with a king size bed), a great room and an outside covered deck, this cabin has the ability to easily accommodate and en... View the full post »

Featured New Cabin: The Hilltop at Country Acres

Are you looking to rent a house for the weekend or for the week for a nice mountain getaway? There is no place quite like the North Carolina mountains. The beauty, diversity, friendly people, and breath taking views will calm the nerves and soothe the soul. S... View the full post »

Feature New Cabin: The Cove at Country Acres

Smoky Mountain Getaways along with Country Acres Estates and Log Home Rentals would like to welcome you to 'The Cove'.  Located on more than 30 acres on a wooded hillside, The Cove is one of 6 newly renovated properties in this private log home ... View the full post »

Feature New Cabin:The Oaks at Country Acres

Are you looking to rent a house for the weekend or for the week for a nice mountain getaway? There is no place quite like the North Carolina mountains. The beauty, diversity, friendly people, and breath taking views will calm the nerves and soothe the soul. S... View the full post »

Featuring New Cabin : Laurel Vista

Are you wanting a Smoky Mountain Getaway? Maybe looking for a quite secluded place with a great view of the mountains? Well we have just the place for you, Laurel Vista is a new cabin to come on to our program. Located at 4600 feet above sea level on... View the full post »

Featured Cabin: Sleepy Bear

Sleepy BearDo you want a Smoky Mountain Getaway but don't want a large cabin? Well Sleepy Bear is the mountain cabin for you! This adorable little studio cabin with easy paved access is cozy and inviting.  Upon pulling up to the cabin you will be... View the full post »

Folkmoot Festival 2018

Folkmoot Festival 2018If you have planned your Smoky Mountain Getaway for the week of July 19-29 you have come to the mountains at a perfect time! It's Folkmoot time! What is that you ask?  this is how Folkmoot  describe themselves.Many folks know Fo... View the full post »