Category Archives: Attractions

Girls’ Weekend in Gatlinburg

Ladies, what is one of the things you look forward to most in the year? Hmm, we’re placing our bet on getting together with your girlfriends. After all, it’s always nice to grab lunch, catch up, and feel that sisterly love. But sometimes, it’s just not that easy. Some friends live in different cities or states, and others never seem to have the time in between raising a family, working overtime, or bonding with their partner. And as much as you love your family and the men in your life, sometimes you just need girl time, ya know?  If you’re

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Things to Do in Gatlinburg – Beyond the Cabin

Gatlinburg, Tennessee is always bustling. Year-round, there is always something to do, see, hear, smell, taste, and experience. And whether you're here for a honeymoon, romantic getaway, fun family vacation, special event, work conference, sports tournament, church retreat, weekend with friends, or family reunion, you'll quickly understand that there is no shortage of things to do in downtown Gatlinburg. And as you extend your radius, you'll find even more activities, from shopping in Pigeon Forge and driving through Wears Valley to finding outdoor fun in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and more.  Adults can appreciate local wineries and moonshine

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Christmas in Gatlinburg & Pigeon Forge

CELEBRATING, SHOPPING, EATING & LODGING Sipping hot cocoa with wintry mountain scenes, celebrating the season at dazzling parades and fun festivals, enjoying holiday shows, gift shopping for yourself and loved ones, whipping up sweet treats at your cabin, and unwrapping presents together by a crackling fireplace — Christmastime in the Great Smoky Mountains is always memorable. Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge are filled to the brim with holly jolly events, attractions are decked out for the holiday season, and special Christmas performances are at every theater. Best of all, cozy cabins of all shapes and sizes abound with decorations, crackling fireplaces,

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Say Hello to NEW Cabins in Gatlinburg & Pigeon Forge for August 2020!

NEW for YOU — join us in welcoming awesome additions to our Smoky Mountain cabin inventory for August 2020! There’s something for every group size in this fun mix with cabins ranging from 2-12 bedrooms. Not to mention, the amenity selection is pretty sweet and includes stunning mountain views, fireplaces, games, a theater, hot tubs, and a private indoor pool! One new cabin is even pet friendly, so Fido doesn’t need a sitter and can come along for a tail wagging adventure. Whether you’re taking a small family getaway, gathering a large group reunion, or hosting a couples’ retreat, our

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Partner Attractions Are OPEN in Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg, TN!

Ready to visit the Smokies again…but unsure about which attractions are officially open? Cabins for YOU partner attractions have taken the necessary measures to reopen safely, with newly implemented cleaning routines, limited guest contact, employee temperature checks, mask requirements, social distancing encouragement, sanitation stations, and reduced capacity. Dinner shows, comedy theater, an award-winning aquarium, mini golf, live music, lumberjack competitions, adventure parks, and The Escape Game are eager to serve YOU! Come and play without worry at our OPEN partner attractions in Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg, TN.  Dolly Parton’s Stampede Dinner Attraction Enjoy a 4-course Southern feast — with a

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Spectacular 4th of July Fun in the Smokies!

Easter, Mother’s Day, and (for some) even Father’s Day this year have been spent at home with video chats to close friends and family… Independence Day is a time for gathering together and celebrating our country’s freedom, and while forming groups larger than 50 is not recommended for now, traveling to the Great Smoky Mountains and enjoying 4th of July together this summer is A-okay.  Quite a few events have been cancelled to aid in health and safety efforts, like the annual Patriot Festival in Pigeon Forge and the Independence Day Parade in Gatlinburg, TN. However, there’s still fun to

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Handicap-friendly Cabins for YOU

At Cabins for YOU, our goal is to provide EVERYONE a safe, comfortable, welcoming, and fun space to call home while on vacation in the Great Smoky Mountains of Tennessee. From pet-friendly properties and budget-friendly cabins to large group lodges and cozy cabins for couples, we have cabins fit for honeymoons, family vacations, weekends with friends, retreats, reunions, and more. We are in the business of creating great vacations, and we know great vacations start with easy arrivals. For those who have special accessibility needs, we have some great cabin rental options.  Many of us have experienced the struggle of finding a handicap-friendly cabin rental. The Smoky Mountains are not always conducive to wheelchairs

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Top Things to Do in Gatlinburg at Night!

Welcome to fun after dark in Gatlinburg, TN, night owls! If your buzz kicks in when the sun goes down, give Gatlinburg nightlife a try. Whether you’re looking for a rush down the mountain, a place to belt out your best Bon Jovi, or spectacular city views with dazzling lights, you’ll find it here…and more. From showtimes and ghosts to dancing and cabin fun, check out our top things to do in Gatlinburg at night!  Ride a Mountain Coaster Zoom down the mountain or coast through the forest as you travel at your own speed on a mountain coaster. And

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Luxury Gatlinburg — Only the Best for YOUR Vacation

Working hard every day, taking care of house chores on the reg, cleaning up after the kids year-round…YOU of all people deserve a luxurious getaway to the Great Smoky Mountains. It’s past time you indulged in the finer things in life. And luxury Gatlinburg, Tennessee, has you covered — with luxe cabins, ace amenities, top restaurants, and chic boutiques! Opt for rolling mountain peaks, a private indoor pool, and a king suite. Cross the longest pedestrian suspension bridge in North America, book a tee time with stunning mountain vistas all around, and enjoy filet mignon along the riverbank. Taste the

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Gatlinburg OR Pigeon Forge — Which Is Better?

Trying to decide between Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge for your next Smoky Mountain vacation? Many people confuse these two touristy East Tennessee towns…or lump them together entirely. Although Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge are neighbors, both situated along the famed Parkway and both great for a family vacation, they are both unique — with plenty of shopping, food, and entertainment options. And while some aspects may be similar, each town offers a different vibe.  Gatlinburg feels more laidback with a passion for tradition and classic mountain fun, whereas Pigeon Forge gives off excitement around every corner with modern mountain touches and a wide variety of activities. So, which is better — Gatlinburg or Pigeon

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