Top 5 Cabin Rentals In Johnson City, Tennessee - Updated 2022


Leave the bustling metropolitan life behind by retreating to the great outdoors to experience Tennessee’s pristine lakes and the dazzling Great Smoky Mountains. Visitors can learn about the area’s American Revolution history through detailed reenactments at country homesteads and museums. Throughout the year, nature enthusiasts can cycle, hike, snowmobile, swim, and encounter wildlife in Tennessee’s wondrous woodlands. While staying at stunning rustic retreats, travellers can experience mouthwatering southern cuisine, Dollywood amusement park, and exceptional entertainment. To explore Tennessee’s unmatched natural beauty and historically rich landmarks, please see the following list of the top five cabin rentals in Johnson City, Tennessee.

1. Pet-friendly haven best for families (from USD 151)

Tucked away in rural Johnson City, Tennessee, visitors will have a closer look at Tennessee’s picturesque woodlands and wildlife. This spacious three-bedroom, two-bathroom log cabin provides the perfect getaway location to see Tennessee’s iconic Smoky Mountains. After crossing Grandpa Mountain National Park’s famous swinging cable bridge, retire to the den’s onyx leather couches. While dining under the stars on the patio, guests may encounter wily creatures such as opossums, raccoons, and chattering squirrels. Travellers will love the option to either cook in their fully stocked kitchen or dine in downtown Johnson City’s popular restaurants.

Aussie Haus Properties (Instagram @aussiehausjc)
270 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very pleasant living room setup fantastic deck fun place overall
wonderful tv situation good coffee station
a very well equipped kitchen and a wonderful deck
perfect for small gatherings or cozy relaxation in a serene bucolic setting
there is a great outdoor space fireplace comfortable bedding lots of blankets pillows linens etc
the inside of the house is clean and well stocked
very comfortable and clean
everything was extremely clean and very tastefully decorated
it was very comfortable and very clean
it's clean comfortable well decorated and is in a beautiful setting
host is thorough in making sure you really only need personal items
hosts were very welcoming and offered several suggestions for things to do in the area
brian was also kind enough to check with us to make sure we were staying warm
great host everything was perfect the neighborhood very peaceful and the house was very clean
his professionalism and friendly demeanor helped make the stay a success
fantastic location near johnson city
location to town was great
great place to stay close to etsu
it is a welcoming location and facility
great location that is private yet also minutes away from food and shopping
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2. Rustic retreat with hot tub (from USD 116)

This lovely rustic cabin is nestled in rural Johnson City, Tennessee, with its airy loft and two bedrooms. Following an excursion to country superstar called Dolly Parton’s Dollywood, relax in the hot tub’s therapeutic waters. Then prepare dinner in the fully stocked kitchen before enjoying family game nights such as air hockey and foosball. After a relaxing day out on the water at Winged Deer Park, sip a refreshing mint julep on the veranda while native birds sing overhead. The open-plan dining, kitchen, and living room allow guests to visit while delicious meals are prepared steps away.

Blue Haven Authentic Log Cabin near Bristol
Johnson City, Tennessee, United States
159 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 3 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
super comfortable roomy cabin with a rustic feel but modern amenities
it was clean and thoughtfully decorated
it was clean and had some great details that amounted to a great experience
pat's place was very homey but also very clean and had little details that we enjoyed
very clean and great amenities
it’s just like the pictures very clean and welcoming
the hosts are very responsive to any questions or concerns you may have
pat is a wonderful host
pat is very responsive
very kind and responsive hosts
such a sweet lady and wonderful host who responded promptly to messages
very nice little cabin located very close to restaurants and stores
it’s close to a lot of attractions shopping dining and grocery stores
the cabin is more than comfortable and the location is fantastic
the location was close to anything you may need or would like to visit
this cabin is a beautiful place to stay in the perfect location
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3. Cozy country cabin (from USD 250)

This modern cozy cabin with its three bedrooms provides plenty of room for families and groups while in Johnson City. Before exploring Buffalo Mountain Park’s rugged trails, dine on a healthy breakfast prepared in the kitchen. After an evening experiencing the southern city’s exhilarating music scene, retire to your spacious bedroom. This rustic cabin tucked away in Tennessee’s countryside is within driving distance of museums, nature, and historic battlefield sites. During the summer, visitors can experience the hot weather on the terrace, while in the cooler months they can curl up beside the fireplace’s glowing flames.

Tennessee Cabin
36 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 3 Beds 7 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 7

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the beds were incredibly comfortable
the beds are amazing
the beds are very comfortable and warm sheets
super clean and comfortable
clean well appointed rooms welcome you
the place was impeccably clean and welcoming
very nice and beautifully clean and comfortable
this place is very clean and very nicely updated
the hosts were super sweet and quick to get back to us if we had any questions
maggie was very responsive to our questions
cute cabin close to anything you would want to visit
such a wonderful cabin in a perfect location
the location is very convenient to dining and attractions
an absolutely delightful place to stay conveniently located to jonesborough and etsu
the place was cute and exactly what they said it was
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4. Light-filled oasis with hot tub (from USD 350)

Nestled away in the dense forest near Johnson City is this serene oasis with 2 bedrooms and 1.5 bathrooms. With its sprawling patio, it is an ideal getaway for families who want to explore and enjoy Tennessee’s wondrous beauty. Its knotted pine interior captures the laid-back country vibes of the region. The fully stocked kitchen enables guests to prepare meals while experiencing the region’s rich historical sights, majestic outdoors, and southern hospitality. The on-site amenities, such as a hot tub, laundry facilities, a large backyard, and plenty of parking space, help create an ideal vacation for visitors.

Moldy Timbers
Johnson City, Tennessee, United States
44 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfortable and spacious seating to see the sunrise and sunset
very quiet clean and well appointed property
cabin is super clean and the bed is very comfy
great place to stay very clean and awesome hot tub
very clean great decor and quick to respond
if you’re looking for a clean private get away- this is your place
the owners went out of their way to make sure our stay was enjoyable
really great place and host
james was so helpful during our stay
it’s super clean our host was easily accessible and responded to questions quickly
very accommodating and peaceful
but we mainly stayed in because it’s a perfect place to get away for a few days
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5. Luxurious home with mountain views

This breezy lakefront retreat offers guests many recreational options with its waterfront location, air hockey table, basketball area, and more. Set amongst Smoky Mountains, the peaceful retreat features four bedrooms and four bathrooms which is ideal for families or friends groups. Guests will be steps away from rugged hiking trails and pristine lakes where they can swim, kayak, fish, and more. After admiring Appalachian Trail’s spectacular fall foliage, unwind in the hot tub’s healing waters. Then grill up mouthwatering barbecue ribs, corn on the cob, and baked potatoes for a spectacular waterfront dining.

Beautiful Lake and Mountain Views in Peaceful and Quiet Setting
68 reviews
cabin 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wonderful kitchen to cook in plenty of cupboard space for food and supplies you bring with you
the decks are big with comfortable furniture and rockers
the beds are soooo comfortable and have lovely linens
clean and like new
everything was very clean and more than met our expectations
quiet clean very private
very neat and clean
great hosts and accommodated all of our requests
great location and excellent arrangement
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Indulge in the city's unmatched beauty and majestic outdoors

By staying at a beautiful rustic retreat, visitors can experience the carefree country vibes of Johnson City, Tennessee. Travel enthusiasts will love exploring Smoky Mountains, Appalachian Trail, the vibrant music scene, and more. After delighting in legendary Davie Crockett’s picturesque environment, visitors will desire a return trip for more southern adventures.

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