Location: Gatlinburg, Tennessee
Budding with wooded views and cabin charm, Red Bud Cottage is a single-floor home in the Great Smoky Mountains - just 1 minute from downtown Gatlinburg! With room for 6, this Gatlinburg cabin — boasting 2 bedrooms, a fully equipped kitchen, a hot tub, and an entertaining space in the living room — is a great choice for a couples’ retreat or getaway with friends. As a bonus, this abode lies in the heart of Gatlinburg, keeping all the fun-filled attractions, Southern-style restaurants, exciting seasonal events, and intriguingly unique museums close by for your convenience.
Leave your bags in the car and step right into the living room just off the entryway. Hop on the couch and flip on the big screen TV or just take a load off on the love seat — you deserve a relaxing break after your travels. Pop a movie (bring your own or choose one from the provided collection) in the DVD player for a movie night in with your buds or bust out the Family 10 Game Set from the TV stand to duke it out with the kids.
When you’re tuckered out from your Gatlinburg adventures, pull out the queen sleeper sofa and let your favorite TV show lull you to sleep. Wake up to charming wooded views or keep the curtains closed to sleep in until noon. With close proximity to the kitchen and a coffee table nearby, not only are midnight snacks an option, but you’ll also be able to grab the first morning cup of joe!
For tasty meals, decadent snacks, and tempting treats, head to the fully equipped galley kitchen. Save a little spending money by utilizing the stove for dinner, the microwave for leftovers, the refrigerator for drinks, the blender for smoothies, the toaster oven for breakfast bagels, and the coffeemaker for your morning jolt. With pots and pans at the ready, you’ll be cooking up a storm in no time! Plus, there’s an electric can opener for soup, a bottle opener for beer, a tea kettle for your special herbal blend, a stainless-steel double sink for washing veggies, and a dishwasher to take care of the mess.
Serve up your homecooked meals in the dining area — conveniently located between the kitchen and the living room. Check out the wooded views from the large window or watch TV while you dine. Better yet, go around the table and have everyone share their favorite part of the day in town.
Accompanied by 4 matching stools, the wood-top dining table is not only useful for mealtimes but also handy for game night. A reading nook can be found nearby, so if you’re a light sleeper or simply want alone time, grab the latest romance novel and curl up in the arm chair for an evening lost in the pages. There’s even an end table with coasters — ready to keep your cocoa company!
Make your way to the primary suite for a midday cat nap or a comfortable night’s sleep on the king-size bed. If your dream vacation has you too excited to shut your eyes, the flatscreen TV on the dresser is a good option to keep your mind occupied. Who knows? You might even see an ad for a new Gatlinburg attraction to check out! Before you head into the city, enjoy a nice, hot shower in your en-suite bathroom, which sports a large vanity and even a posh bidet.
A queen-size bed awaits in the second bedroom — along with a flatscreen TV, a large wingback chair, and wooded views. Recharge with a rest on the bed while your phone does the same on the nightstand or chuckle to a comedy classic while relaxing in the spacious chair. With a half bath just outside the bedroom door, practicality is certainly present at this cabin.
Upon your arrival, you’ll notice a large front yard and flat, gravel parking for 4-5 vehicles (with room for a trailer). Leading up to the front door is a paved walkway bordered by solar lights to show you the way after a night on the town. Beckoning for a mountain-style barbecue, a picnic-style, charcoal grill and 6 wooden patio chairs surrounding a covered metal fire pit await in the sizeable yard. Leave the front door open and the screen door shut to let fresh woodland air into the home, and when dinner is done, gently ring the hanging bells by the front door to signal the feast!
The exciting new rec room at Red Bud Cottage is fun, cool, and full of mountain charm! Wood walls and floors pair perfectly with the painted mountain mural, and you can spend hours shooting pool or playing air hockey with kids and adults here!
Leave your heavy suitcases at home, because this cabin comes with a washer and dryer, so you can wash clothes and towels as needed instead of overloading the car. Google the best barbecue side dishes or just browse social media like normal with the complimentary high-speed internet.
Most noteworthy of all, this vacation rental is pet-friendly, so bring your fur baby along for your Smoky Mountain trip! Play catch in the front yard, go for a hike together on a local trail, and bring back new treats for your pup to try from town.
Nestled in the heart of Gatlinburg, Red Bud Cottage is close to many top-notch local attractions, impressive restaurants, and nature activities. It may be hard to leave your cozy Gatlinburg cabin, but for the full Smoky Mountain vacation experience, it will be worth it!
Enjoy a day filled with smiles at Ober Gatlinburg with a wildlife encounter, snow tubing, delightful shops, and delectable eateries!
Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies
Sea life in the middle of the mountains? Yep, check out Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies for sharks, rays, clownfish, penguins, and more!
Gatlinburg Mountain Coaster
Ride through the forest on the Gatlinburg Mountain Coaster. With the speed at your control, go for a calm or daring experience — it’s up to you!
out of 5
of 5 guests recommend
"This was our first stay with Cabins For You and it was phenomenal! We stayed in the Red Bud Cottage and it was perfect for our Christmas get away as a family of 5. The cottage was beautiful! The location was about 1 mile from…"
Verified guest on 12/31/2018
"This is such a cute little getaway in the heart of Gatlinburg! We came down for Christmas and we had such a fun time. The best part was the play room and the fire pit! Our kids loved it!"
Verified guest on 12/13/2020
"The cabin was very neat and clean. It was definitely worth the money! The location was great, Very close to town but doesn’t feel like it. Thank you!"
Verified guest on 05/18/2020
"I loved the pet gift we received when we stayed. Having a small elderly dog made our decision to stay here very easy! Will be coming back!"
Verified guest on 09/10/2019
"Loved this cabin!! It was very clean and we loved the game room! Cabin was super close to downtown and easy to find. Definitely would recommend this cabin to others!"
Verified guest on 03/10/2019
"This was our first stay with Cabins For You and it was phenomenal! We stayed in the Red Bud Cottage and it was perfect for our Christmas get away as a family of 5. The cottage was beautiful! The location was about 1 mile from downtown Gatlinburg which as perfect. My teenagers loved the game room and we all played many games of pool, air hockey and ping pong. We were very pleased with Cabins For You and with our stay. There are absolutely no complaints from us at all! We will definitely be using Cabins For You again!!!!"
Verified guest on 12/31/2018
"We stayed at Red Bud Cottage, very pleased. It was decorated for Christmas. Beautiful. Full kitchen, game room, comfortable mattresses. Our 1st cabin in the mountains, so pleased we chose this one!"
"We spent Christmas week in the Red Bud Cottage located in Gatlinburg, Tn. It was perfect for our family, plenty of space, clean, beautifully decorated, a perfect location and pet friendly. This was one of the best stays we have had in a long time, certainly the best Christmas. We will definitely use Cabins For You again. "
"We really enjoyed this cabin. Good location and quiet. We were close enough to the main strip but still felt like we were far away from it. The house was clean and had everything we needed. The games were fun to have too!"
"If this cabin is any indication of the rest of their properties, i would not hesitate to rent from them again. The cabin was spotless when we arrived and check in was super easy. There were not alot of dishes that we could not have prepared in the kitchen with all of the cooking utensils, pots, pans etc. This is a first class operation and i thank them for the professionalism and care that went in to this property."
"My family and I truly enjoyed our stay in Redbud Cottage! It was situated in a neighborhood that was quiet and secluded and we were within walking distance of downtown Gatlinburg. The Cottage was roomy and had a game room which was really nice. The price was awesome compared to what else was offered for what we needed. We would definitely recommend Cabins for You to our friends and family!"
"Cabins were very clean, was in a good location within walking distance to a lot of the attractions and was very reasonably priced for the amount of days I stayed. I would definitely stay here again and recommend Cabins for You to all my family and friends."
"The cabin we rented was clean and comfortable. A ton of space and a lot of activities during down time, very close to down town... I would recommend to anyone."
"Three words for Red Bud Cottage…clean, comfortable, and convenient. So close to all Gatlinburg attractions, and restaurants, yet tucked far back enough away for tons of privacy. Also convenient to Pigeon Forge, and many trails if you like to do hiking. Had a great 5 night get-a-way! This was the 2nd time staying with Cabins for you. Professional and helpful. They also maintain their properties well!"
"Super nice spot close to it all. We had everything we needed and then some. The beds comfy, game room is awesome and the hot tub was relaxing! Our elderly fur babies appreciated the easy access."
"Did not Disappoint! Went for my birthday and the cottage was clean and location was perfect! I will be using Cabins For YOU from now on!!"
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4+ bedroom cabins: No cancellation or change of cabin or dates within 6 months of stay.
1-3 bedroom cabins: No cancellation or change of cabin or dates within 3 months of stay.
CFY offers cancellation protection that allows you to cancel your reservation at any point prior to initial use of your key code on your arrival date. Please see details when checking out.
Yes, we have quite a few options for pet-friendly vacations! Check out our wide selection online!
Each of our cabins has a fully equipped kitchen (refrigerator, stove/oven, and varying countertop appliances), shared living spaces for guests, a dining table and/or breakfast bar for in-cabin dining, and cozy bedrooms. Most feature wireless internet, flatscreen TVs, washers and dryers, decks with wooded or mountain views, and some games or game tables! You can browse by amenity online to find the perfect fit.
You’ll supply your own food, drinks, toiletries, charcoal and lighter fluid (for charcoal grills), propane (for gas grills; check cabin before purchasing), and any other movies or games you’d enjoy on vacation!
We’ll give you a starter supply of:
We provide all linens, along with 1 towel and 1 washcloth per person (based on property sleeps advertised). Many of our cabins have washers and dryers, so it is easy to use only the towels we provide. If your cabin does not have a washer/dryer, you may want to bring extra towels from home.
Most of our cabins offer high-speed wireless internet, but not all. Please check the amenities list and description, or check with your Vacation Specialist when booking!
Check-in is easy with Cabins for YOU. Each cabin has an electronic keypad, and we’ll supply the unique code for your cabin 2 days before check-in. No keys, no going to an office. You’ll use this to unlock your cabin each time you enter. Checkout is equally simple. Just shut the door behind you as you leave and it will automatically lock!
Check-in/out times: Check-in starts at 4 p.m. EST with guaranteed check-in at 6 p.m. Checkout time is 10 a.m. EST. We can’t guarantee early check-ins or late checkouts, but you can check with your Vacation Specialist. Hourly fees apply for early check-ins.
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If you have a medical or life-threatening emergency, please call 911. For mechanical and non-threatening emergencies, call 800.684.7865 and press option 2 to speak with one of our team members.
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Please report any issues regarding cleanliness of hot tubs, swim spas, or pools upon arrival. We will do our best to resolve them right away. To keep these spaces clean and serviceable for all guests, please shower off before using and refrain from using any lotions or oils. If issues are reported more than 24 hours after arrival, any additional cleaning fees will be charged to current guest.
Overall outdated and/or has worn out elements. There is little to no coordination in furniture and decor. Most furniture items are of lower quality such as cloth couches, laminate countertops, and particle board cabinets.
Average quality accommodations. Will have some good quality and some low quality elements. Things such as a mixture of flatscreen and tube tvs, good quality furniture but worn out and not consistent, particle board cabinets and laminate countertops with updated appliances, or updated appliances but not consistent. These properties have elements of a Bronze and Gold level.
Good quality accommodations. These properties are high quality, but all elements might not be considered luxury in nature. There might be more wear on furniture, deck/exterior, etc. TVs are flat screen, but might not be the newest in quality. Might have stone countertops with updated appliances that aren’t stainless steel. These properties have some elements of the Platinum level, but elements are either slightly outdated, worn, or not as high quality.
Luxury accommodations. All elements are of high quality, design, and are up-to-date. Consistent furniture and decor in each room. Unique touches such as stone designs, barnwood/shiplap, full log pillars are often found in these properties.
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