Top 15 Chattanooga Cabins - Updated 2021

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Unlock the magic and charm of the picturesque beauty of Chattanooga which is the perfect all-year-round destination. As an ideal family-friendly destination, there is something for everyone to engage in and stay entertained. Venture out to the beauty of Ruby Falls which is located deep inside Lookout Mountain. The hike to the falls may be bumpy but the view is enthrallingly beautiful and a once in a lifetime experience. Unlock the unique beauty of the ancient rock formations at Rock City which offers panoramic views of seven states from the viewpoint. Looking for something for the kids? Head out to the Chattanooga Zoo which offers 300 animals and camel rides. Savour the tantalising Southern cuisine by visiting a selection of amazing restaurants of the town. And if you’re wondering where to stay in Chattanooga, a range of options are available to you. Treat yourself to a well-deserved break by checking into any of these top 15 Chattanooga cabins today.

1. Modern mountain retreat (from USD 131)

Experience luxury and comfort when you book a stay at this charming vacation cabin which can comfortably accommodate up to four guests. The cottage is located in Lookout Mountain and boasts stunning views of downtown and is particularly beautiful at night with the twinkling city lights. There are myriad outdoor activities for guests to enjoy, including adventures at the top hiking and trekking spots in Chattanooga, day visits to Ruby Falls, exploring historical sites and other tourist attractions. The interior of the cabin has been tastefully furnished for the ease and comfort of the visiting guests and decorated in natural tones to assist guests in relaxing. This is certainly one of the best cabins in Chattanooga on the mountain.

Blue Ivy: Charming Couples Getaway in the Woods
Chattanooga, Tennessee, United States
245 reviews
Entire cabin 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfortable bed and sofa bed
woods wifi entertainment coffee comfortable bed porch all set
we didn't have to worry about bringing extra blankets or soap for the shower
it has a great shower and extra heaters around since the nights got cold
the blue ivy was a beautiful comfortable well kept cottage
everything was very clean and functional
it was so clean and trendy
very clean and i loved all the thoughtful touches put into the cottage
the house was very clean and as cute as it could be
it was so clean easy to access and peaceful :)
delightful hosts made the experience a breeze
the hosts are very kind and incredibly helpful in navigating the area
katie is an amazing host
katie our host was also wonderful to work with
super thoughtful host she even left a box with toys that my 3 year-old enjoyed very much
super cute place in a great location
the location is perfect
the location is perfect - a secluded mountain location but still only 10-ish minutes from all the conveniences
the perfect location for our vacation to chattanooga
the location and cabin was outstanding
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2. Glenn Falls retreat (from USD 86)

Surrounded by a well-landscaped garden and lush vegetation, ease into the relaxed pace of this vacation home which is perfect for a group of six guests. This is the ideal place for the person who is wishing to escape the busyness of their everyday lifestyle to reconnect and unwind in nature. Downtown Chattanooga is a short drive away where guests will find a selection of great restaurants, cafes, bars, art and grants visitors a taste of the music of the south. There is a nature trail located close to the cabin where guests can immerse themselves in the natural beauty which leads them up into Lookout Mountain. Other attractions like Rock City and Ruby Falls are a short 10-minute drive away.

Glenn Falls Bungalow
Chattanooga, Tennessee, United States
182 reviews
Entire cabin 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
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Amenities & Room:
my husband and i loved the kitchen/den space and all the natural light
the cabin is much like a cottage comfortable and homey
the rooms are all so spacious that it can fit up to five people
comfortable and welcoming furnishings with a few extra touches with books art pottery and plants etc
the beds were extra comfy and we had great nights sleep
the place was very clean and spacious
loved the peaceful setting with clean comfortable beds
the house was incredibly clean and comfortable
very clean had everything we needed even had milk and juice in frig for us
house was beautiful and so clean
johanna is a great host
she was super nice and super helpful
they were very accommodating with our check-in and responded super quick to any concerns that we had
joanna is a very thoughtful and wonderful host
host is fantastic and very responsive
close to area attractions and close to downtown
what a great location
the location was perfect - close to everything we wanted to see
great stay perfect location close to downtown
it's in a great location yet quiet
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3. Tranquil escape in nature (from USD 169)

Treat yourself to a bucolic escape to this Chattanooga vacation rental that is located in a picturesque national park surrounded by towering, lush trees. Wake up to the sweet sounds of the local birdlife and be lulled to sleep by the soft rustling of the trees. The home has been decorated and designed with soothing tones to complement the warm and welcoming ambience and has been fully equipped with everything one would need for a memorable stay while still being within close proximity of the town of Chattanooga. Relax out in the balcony in the evening and soak in the warm sunset hues which welcome the night which is perfect for stargazing.

THE WHITE CABIN: in the woods, close to downtown.
Chattanooga, Tennessee, United States
189 reviews
Entire cabin 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms
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Amenities & Room:
we loved all the furnishings and the beds were super comfy
the beds were comfortable and the upstairs balcony is a perfect spot for stargazing
light filled airy space with plenty of room to stretch out and enjoy the mountains
the kitchen was well-stocked for eating quick meals or making coffee and overall the space was quite comfortable
it’s like camping only comfortable and with netflix
house was clean and modern
very clean quiet and private
cabin was super clean and comfortable
this property was very clean warm and inviting
a very clean spacious and cozy place to stay
very prompt caring and responsive host
great house and great host my family had so much fun
missy is such a kind and hospitable host too
wonderful hosts and a peaceful and cozy place to stay
missy was incredibly quick to respond to all our questions and so very helpful
such a cute place great location into town
super cute farmhouse style place
great location and beautiful inside
very beautiful and close to downtown
we loved the location
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4. Charming log cabin (from USD 257)

This vacation cabin is the ideal place for large groups of up to 11 guests and welcomes travellers to enjoy a peaceful, restful escape. This custom-built rustic cabin has been quaintly furnished, and guests feel right at home from the moment they step foot into the cabin. There a selection of outdoor activities which guests of all ages can enjoy during their stay. Relax on the porch and enjoy the beauty of the lake, take a nature hike into the woods which surrounds the cottage, laze along the river’s edge and go fishing or opt to explore the lake by making use of the canoe provided by the hosts. Lookout Mountain is a short drive away while downtown Chattanooga is a 10-minutes drive from the vacation home.

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Chattanooga, Tennessee, United States
43 reviews
Entire cabin 6 Beds 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
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Amenities & Room:
the well stocked kitchen made cooking easy
jason was an awesome host he went above and beyond in accommodating my elderly relatives needs
those touches make these hosts super sweet
the location was great
a must see we were pleasantly surprised about the house and location
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5. Creekfront cabin (from USD 276)

Enjoy a serendipitous escape to this vacation cabin which offers solitude and peacefulness located just outside of Chattanooga. Perfect for up to six guests the vacation home has been furnished to grant guests that home away from home experience. Wolftever Creek runs along the side of the home and guests can enjoy the relaxing sounds of the water as it flows over the dam from the comfort of the porch or opts to fish along the banks of the creek. The cabin features a fully equipped kitchen, spacious dining and living spaces as well as a soothing hot tub. Go mountain biking or hike the nature trails of Enterprise South Nature Park or go on a hair-raising, unforgettable adventure whitewater rafting along the Ocoee River which is located 30-minutes away.

'The Mill House' Creekfront Cabin Near Chattanooga
46 reviews
cabin 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
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I believe the best part was the view and watching our dog swim in the water
We enjoyed our time there with the relaxing sounds of the nearby river
She enjoyed the views from the two porches and enjoyed a drive through the surrounding mountains
It just wasnt as secluded and quiet as we had hoped 3 houses in clear view
and we wanted a nice place to stay with our labrador
The property was clean and sits back away from traffic
This property is a beautiful place to vacation and relax The house was very clean and comfortable
Would definitely recommend it Very clean and easily accessible
Great experience and the owner is very nice
The owner is helpful and friendly
The owner and his dog Buddy dropped by to check on us Great guy and precious dog
birds kept us staying more than going into the city
The owners are great people they really make you feel at home and are happy to help with any of your needs
Just far enough to be secluded but yet close enough to stores and other main activities
But if looking for something close to highway and shopping
It is the perfect get away spot that is still close to great restaurants and shops
but so peaceful at the house
The property is very quiet and secluded but still not far from grocery stores restaurants and the highway
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6. Cosy cabin in the mountains (from USD 179)

Check into a world of relaxation and comfort when you opt to stay at this vacation cabin which is located along the side of the Lookout Mountain. With nature as your backdrop, relax on the many decks of the home and watch as the world passes by while you enjoy a rejuvenating stay. The main bedroom of the cabin offers stunning views of the lush forests. There are some attractions which guests can visit located close to the cabin. Enjoy a day trip to explore the mesmerising beauty of Ruby Falls, visit Rock City or explore the underwater world at Tennessee Aquarium. This cabin is best suited for up to six guests.

The Nest, Artistic, Secluded Feel, Decks Galore, Minutes From Downtown Chattanooga
Chattanooga, Tennessee, United States
39 reviews
Entire cabin 4 Beds 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
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Amenities & Room:
we spent most of our time on the deck or in the spacious living room just relaxing
very clean and welcoming
very clean comfortable and beautiful place
plenty of bathrooms and very clean
the nest is a quiet clean spacious and calming place
also the bathtubs weren’t even touched so we ended up having to clean them ourselves
the management was responsive and always a phone call away
the host are extremely nice and helpful and get back to you immediately
they were very responsive in sending an hvac team to the house to inspect the unit
chattanooga vacation rentals was very nice easy to talk to and very friendly when he welcomed us
great house with a great location
the nest was a beautiful home in a picturesque location just minutes from downtown chattanooga
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7. Serene nature escape (from USD 178)

Find your piece of happiness and tranquillity when you book a stay at this delightful vacation cabin located in the serenity of nature offering ultimate peace and relaxation. The interior of the cabin has been tastefully furnished with impeccable taste to ensure guests enjoy a pleasant stay. Guests can venture out into nature with a nature walk, conquer the terrain on a mountain bike adventure or simply enjoy the beauty of the natural surroundings from the comfort of the porch. Guests are also close to a plethora of restaurants, cafes and bars of downtown Chattanooga.

Plum Nelly Log Cabin - Log Cabin On Lookout Mountain
8 reviews
cabin 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
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Amenities & Room:
The doors to bathroom/bedroom were cumbersome to open/close without handles and the outdoor grill provided was inadequate
Wonderful cozy cabin Very clean and looked exactly like the pictures
The biggest disappointment however was no wifi and not able to enjoy TV during the evening/night on this get-away
The stairway to the loft was very steep and narrow and was a safety concern and the loft bedroom was very cramped
Plum Nelly Cabin was a bit of a disappointment and not what we had expected
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8. Log cabin with private lake (from USD 256)

Be welcomed by the warm hospitality from the hosts of this charming log cabin which is entrenched in history and charm. Located at the foot of Elder Mountain guests will be within walking distance of a selection of hiking trails to unlock the natural beauty of the surrounding area. This cabin can perfectly accommodate for up to 11 guests and has been furnished in warm, natural tones. The best time to visit this cabin is during the autumn time when the forest is alive in a display of oranges, reds, yellows and greens. The highlight of your stay is the fact that you have access to a private lake which is ideal for relaxing out in nature.

Cabin in the woods with a 2acre lake just 7min from downtown and the Northshore
79 reviews
cabin 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
light fixtures etc were not comparable to the pictures depicted on the site or the price that we paid
The lake (pond) was nice
The space worked for our crew of seven (plus 4 small dogs)
Plenty of room for 2 families with 5 small children
Great place to stay and plenty of room
The washer and dryer were a great bonus
We were very disappointed in the condition of the accommodations relative to what was described on the site Here
cozy home and a great host
Manager made sure directions were clest & assisted us in getting to the property
The grass was nicely mowed and the deck was enjoyable
The owners are incredibly responsive and pleasant to work with
Some of neighbors when trying to find it were not so nice
And the location was perfect for visiting the sites Just the right amount of seclusion
This property has a ton of potential with it's location and proximity to attractions in Chattanooga
It is off the beaten path a bit but still close enough to downtown area
We really enjoyed out trip to Chattanooga celebrating our parents
Furnishings were comfortable Kids enjoyed playing in yard and exploring pond and creek Convenient to downtown and local tourist spots
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9. Luxe cabin retreat for outdoor enthusiasts (from USD 304)

Stay in this luxe cabin that is located just 10 minutes away from Downtown Chattanooga. Ideal for big families of up to 13 people, it has ample number of bedrooms and bathrooms. This rustic, mid-century home is a haven for outdoor lovers. Since the cabin is just a few steps away from the pond, kayaking, fishing, swimming, and canoeing are some activities that can be enjoyed here. Alternatively, you can also enjoy the views of the pond by the firepit. For superb relaxation, spend a few hours soaking in the hot tub or take a nap on the hammock on the deck.

Private Log cabin on 2 acres, hot tub, pond, fishing, pets, swimming
23 reviews
cabin 5 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
very clean and well equipped
lastly the pictures do not do it justice it is much more beautiful and spacious in person
the hot tub was amazing we also enjoyed playing corn hole and games provided by host
great location just outside of chattanooga
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10. Deluxe holiday home with a beautiful patio (from USD 333)

Kick back and relax for a few days and stay in this deluxe cabin in Chattanooga. The cabin boasts modern amenities with vintage furnishings. It’s a fully furnished property with riverfront views that can be enjoyed from the stunning patio. The outdoor space is very well-appointed; it has beautiful rugs, a gas grill for barbecue dinners as well as a relaxing hot tub. There is also a shared outdoor firepit for those who wish to stay warm while stargazing. This is one of the best cabins near Ruby Falls, which is just 14.3 mi (23 km) from the property.

Cozy Cabin on Tenn River - 10 Mi to Chattanooga!
26 reviews
cabin 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
very clean and cozy
property was clean and beautiful highly recommend
paula and jim were very pleasant hosts
paula is a dream owner/manager ready with any reasonable need
perfect for a couple and pet friendly
this is an excellent location
amazeballs all chattanooga sites and best restaurants are super close
so if you are expecting to get romantic in the hot tub find another place to stay
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11. Family-friendly cabin with two covered patios (from USD 140)

Stay a few days at this cabin and see the best of Lookout Valley. It can accommodate six people and its proximity to National Park land makes it ideal for avid hikers and outdoorsy travelers. This cabin home features a heavily wooded interior and exterior, with a covered front and back patio. The kitchen is fully stocked and also features a bar. Not only is the cabin located right at the foot of Lookout Mountain but it also provides quick access to downtown where you can check out some commercial establishments. Those who wish to bring pets may do so at an extra fee.

Sophie Cabin - Ft. of Lookout Mountain, National Forest - City-Side
57 reviews
cabin 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
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the 400 square foot cabin had all that we needed for a comfortable weekend
my wife and i were looking forward to a quick getaway in a clean safe place
loved the stay and property owners are on sight available and super friendly will definitely make a return visit
owner was fast to reply and easy to work with and the property was adorable and very clean
super close to chattanooga
easy access and very close to sites
close to attractions and downtown
this cabin was perfect close proximity to hiking plus downtown
great location just minutes away from both downtown and lookout mountain
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12. Private cabin in the woodlands (from USD 106)

Enjoy some quality time with your loved ones in this secluded cabin in the woodlands. It’s just 20 minutes from Downtown Chattanooga. This family-friendly cabin is fully furnished and offers beautiful views of the surroundings. There is an outdoor fire pit for roasting s'mores and a hot tub for ultimate relaxation. The backyard patio has a grill and a dining set up for al fresco dinners. Located in a residential neighborhood, this cabin is just a short drive to Prentice Cooper State Forest, home to a stunning river, several hiking trails, and scenic rock bluffs.

Cozy Mountain Retreat w/ Spa
Chattanooga, Tennessee, United States
134 reviews
Entire cabin 4 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the beds are comfortable and the kitchen was great (thanks for providing some coffee )
it feels modern and is very pretty and comfortable
the sparrow's nest is an adorable comfortable and peaceful place although it was not as secluded as i prefer
we had a great stay the cabin is very stylish and comfortable
the kitchen is well stocked with everything you need to cook and enjoy a night in
very clean plenty of towels dishes ect
the place was very clean and cozy
the place was sparkling clean and very enjoyable
the cabin was very clean cute and comfy
very clean and just the perfect place for a week stay
the host communicated with us quickly and was super nice
thank you for hosting us
the hosts thought of so many tiny details to make it a great experience
the sparrow’s nest was comfortable and very accommodating
great little mountain get away with everything you need susan was s great host we would definitely visit again
excellent location for a quiet get-away
super cute quaint very quiet retreat
close enough to attractions to be convenient far enough removed from the city to be restful & relaxing
nice cabin that is close to many things to do around chattanooga
place was so cute and cozy
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13. Lovely lakeside cabin for large groups (from USD 411)

Ideal for big families or a large group of friends, this open-plan cabin home is perfect for a long weekend getaway. The cabin retreat sits right by a private 50 acre (20 hectares) lake and offers beautiful views. The cabin has three spacious bedrooms, three full bathrooms and a half bath. Guests can enjoy relaxing in the comfortable living room and whip up delicious meals in the fully equipped kitchen. Enjoy access to Tennessee River Gardens that has a tennis court, private beach access, canoes, and paddleboards. Explore the local dining and shopping establishments of downtown Chattanooga, which is just 12 minutes away from the cabin.

River Gardens Getaway
Chattanooga, Tennessee, United States
138 reviews
Entire cabin 11 Beds 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the views were great the yard was great for bonfires and baby pools
great heat and great air conditioning
spectacular views spacious kitchen beautiful house
the view from the living room is absolutely gorgeous
the furnishings are an eclectic mix - not new or fancy instead homey and comfortable
extremely clean gorgeous and comfortable
everything was clean and the kitchen was stocked
the place was wonderful and clean
this home is spotlessly clean
the house had more than enough room and was very clean and accommodating
ashley was so helpful and welcoming
hank is a great host
this home is one of a kind
hank was an amazing host
our host was so gracious to us
was a great place close to town
beautiful location and very nice space
this house is a great location
wonderful house & location very private
a perfect weekend getaway - close to chattanooga while still feeling like you can get away from everything
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14. Spacious lodge located in the Tennessee River Gorge

On the hunt for great Chattanooga cabins? Experience the untouched natural beauty which surrounds this vacation home located in the Tennessee River Gorge. The area is alive with the sound of silence and is the perfect place to appreciate the sight, sounds and splendour of nature. Feel your worries drift away and find your piece of happiness in the comfort of the log cabin which can sleep up to four guests. This family-friendly cabin is located along the riverbed offering panoramic views from the porch. Guests are encouraged to explore the serenity of the gorge by hopping into a kayak which is made available to guests who visit and also features a hot tub, fully equipped kitchen and all the modern amenities one would need for a memorable stay.

Tennessee River Gorge® Island Cabins® Swimming Pool - Stay 3-4th free.
27 reviews
cabin 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
however you still have privacy
one way down a very rough road with pot holes galore
The cabin separations were described as not viewable from one another
you can cast from the porch if your good enough right on the water
The cabin had everything we needed
clean Water pressure was good and was hot (if you do decide to take kids(s)
They are all immaculately clean and tastefully decorated
Wifi: we didnt use the wifi because we have unlimited data with Verizon however we had no issues with txts or Facebook
Billy was the best host we could have hoped for
wonderful weekend getaway with the wife
We had a wonderful time the owner was very friendly and helpful We will be visiting again
While this is not exactly true the owner's home is right in the middle of the three cabins
yall Dont complain about it
This location is pretty amazing
There's 3 cabins to choose from
This cabin is in a great location quaint and clean
However once I got over the difference between expectation and reality
Not the end of the world but did throw a damper on our planned menu
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15. Riverside cottage

Make yourself at home in the beauty and tranquillity of this stunning vacation cabin which is located along the shores of the Tennessee River. The natural surrounding comes alive with the sound of silence and is the perfect place to unwind and escape the hustle and bustle of the city life. Bask in the splendour of nature which surrounds you while enjoying the sights and sounds of nature. There is a rustic charm in the design and décor of the cabin and can perfectly accommodate up to 12 guests. The cabin features a beautiful porch overlooking the shimmering beauty of the lake and guests are encouraged to use the hot tub on the porch and enjoy the starry night sky and the mood which reflects off the water of the river.

Large Tennessee River Cabin
Chattanooga, Tennessee, United States
28 reviews
Entire cabin 10 Beds 6 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

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