10 Best Pet-Friendly Cabins In Murphy, North Carolina - Updated 2022


Murphy is a town located in Cherokee County. If you’re hunting for a picturesque town surrounded by nature, this is the place you’re looking for as it is in the heart of the Appalachian Mountains. Downtown Murphy is a beautiful place with flower-and-tree-lined streets and a variety of restaurants and unique stores. Some attractions in this quaint town include Fields of the Wood, Fire Creek Falls, and Cherokee Lake Recreation Area. Make a trip to Murphy River Walk and Hanging Dog Recreation Area, and explore its scenic surroundings. The town is close to Lake Hiwassee, which offers fishing, boating, and swimming opportunities. For the perfect experience, stay with your four-legged companion at one of the town’s accommodations. Scroll down for the best pet-friendly cabins in Murphy, North Carolina.

1. Well-furnished retreat with mountain views (from USD 103)

You’ll be wowed by the tastefully decorated interior of this holiday cabin, which features two bedrooms and two bathrooms. Capable of sleeping up to six guests, it includes a fully fitted kitchen with modern stainless steel appliances. It is pet-friendly and allows a maximum of two pets on the property with a fee per stay. However, dogs must be leashed while outside the cabin. Enjoy your favorite drink on the private deck while overlooking the vast Appalachian Mountain Range. Situated between the Ocoee and Nantahala Rivers, this upscale cabin promises access to the most thrilling hiking trails, whitewater rafting experiences, and fishing, boating, sailing, horseback riding, and zip-lining activities.

¡Acogedor refugio en la montaña en Murphy con vistas!
62 reviews
cabin 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wrap around deck with grill table and chairs and also gated so perfect for dogs
a homely cabin very comfortable with upmarket furniture and well stocked kitchen
extremely clean and maintained
it was clean and comfortable peaceful
comfortable clean and the perfect place to stay and enjoy the local area
it is just beautiful clean easy to get to would stay again
the cabin was extremely cozy and very clean
close to many attractions
we also loved the location
house was very cozy and the perfect place for the weekend
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2. Spacious hideaway with hot tub (from USD 254)

Eagles Nest Hideaway, built on 15 acres (6 hectares) on top of a mountain, offers stunning views of its surroundings. This 2,600-square-foot (241.5 square meters) luxury mountain cabin has 3 bedrooms with 3 bathrooms, and it can sleep up to 4 travelers. Enjoy beautiful sunsets from its huge 40-foot (12 meters) deck. After a day spent sightseeing, soothe your muscles in a hot tub equipped with over 50 jets. Two large fireplaces, a pool table, a gas grill, and a fully equipped kitchen are all available to provide a convenient stay in a secluded area. Up to two dogs are allowed inside but guests must seek approval from the hosts first. for a but must be approved by the host. Plus, a pet fee and refundable security deposit are required.

Spectacular Views, Secluded, Hot Tub, Fireplace!
Murphy, North Carolina, United States
17 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 9 Beds 4 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
incredible views cozy furniture nice bedding and very “cabin-ey” ambiance
the beds are on the firm side which some people enjoy
everything was so clean and fresh
the cabin was very clean and had everything that we needed
love this place very clean cozy and has a spectacular view
many thanks to our host stuart
the host stuart was extremely helpful and responded quickly to any messages
he was very helpful and responsive
we had a few issues with the hot tub and stuart was very responsive helpful and apologetic
this cabin and location is just what is needed for relaxing and to reconnect with yourself and friends
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3. Rustic cabin with luxury amenities (from USD 139)

This rustic cabin hosts an Amish queen-size bed and a full-sized futon with plush covers, making it capable of accommodating up to four people. The kitchenette is equipped with a microwave, a mini-refrigerator, a Keurig coffee machine, and coffee/tea-making facilities. The rear deck is the best place to hang out. It is furnished with a small Weber grill, grilling utensils, and two rocking chairs. A perfect blend of a glamping accommodation and an elegant cabin, this accommodation is located approximately an hour from the Tail of the Dragon at Deals Gap and Maggie Valley, which are the best places to go motorcycle riding. Less than an hour away is Nantahala National Forest, one of the best places for rafting, climbing, and watching the waterfalls. You can bring your pets in this cabin but they must be in a crate when left alone.

Black Bear Holler Cabin/Cozy Rustic Cabin
20 reviews  Wifi Available
cabin 4 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
the cabin was nice clean and well stocked
the hosts were amazing and very attentive
the hosts were fantastic people
the host are amazing and very accommodating
the owners were very accommodating and made you feel very welcome
they were super nice and very accommodating
wish hot tub was closer
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4. Lovely cabin with spacious deck (from USD 94)

This secluded cabin is ideal for a family getaway to the Appalachian Mountains. It has two bedrooms and a kitchen with a stove, a refrigerator, and a six-person dining table. The spacious deck is ideal for relaxing and admiring the surrounding wildlife. Pets are permitted inside, but additional fees may apply. The place is about 8 miles (13 kilometers) from downtown Murphy, Cherokee Historical Museum, and Murphy River Walk. You can go fishing, swimming, kayaking, or rent a boat at Mountain View Marina in Lake Hiwassee.

Murphy Cabin with Spacious Deck and Forest Views!

Wifi Available

Accommodates: 6

Parking Pets allowed Non-smoking rooms Internet services Heating WiFi Available Free WiFi Non-smoking throughout

5. Peaceful getaway with views of a waterfall (from USD 145)

Black Clock Cabin has an impressive layout that is perfect for six guests as it comes with three large bedrooms and three bathrooms. Guests can lounge in the living area or out on the two outdoor decks that provide incredible views of a waterfall. The interior is tastefully furnished and features a stone gas fireplace and a modern kitchen with marble countertops and hardwood floors. Nearby, nature lovers will enjoy Murphy River Walk. The property is close to downtown Murphy but located in a quiet and secluded area. Additionally, pets are allowed here for a fee.

Bienvenido a Black Clock Cabin. Relájese y disfrute de los tranquilos sonidos de la naturaleza.
85 reviews  Wifi Available
cabin 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the rooms were ample in size and the beds comfortable
dog friendly without any cleanliness issues related to it
the property was clean and well kept
it is so clean so peaceful
spotlessly clean very comfortable and plenty of tlc
my family loved staying in this spacious clean cabin
our host was very responsive and helpful
darrell was a great host responsive and attentive to detail
the owner is so amazing and checks in to make sure you are having a good time
darrell is an excellent host and the cabin is spotless
this cabin is homey and comfortable the owner was so nice and attentive to any question or need
location close to town made for easy takeout meals
beautiful property in a secluded location
great place for a reasonable price
a truly incredible place
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6. Creekside cabin with private backyard (from USD 145)

Relax in this 2-acre (0.8 hectares) creekside cabin that comes with a fire pit. From the front porch, you can catch a glimpse of deer, turkey, and other animals if you’re lucky enough. This pet-friendly private cabin is just a five-minute drive from downtown Murphy and Harrah’s Cherokee Valley River Casino. Guests with vehicles can leave their cars at the paved driveway, and there is a garage for motorcycle parking. The property is fully fenced in, allowing your pet to wander around freely. This cabin features modern conveniences such as high-speed Internet, a satellite TV, an outdoor barbecue, and a wood-burning fireplace. The fully fitted kitchen is equipped with modern appliances and everything necessary for food preparation.

Mountain Creek Retreat - 5 min to Historic Murphy
Murphy, North Carolina, United States
101 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 4 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

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Amenities & Room:
our kids loved playing board games in the living room
zoe & eric thought of everything to keep myself my pup and my family comfortable
the cabin is very comfortable and the property is great
i love that feeling of clean dry bikes waiting for me in the morning
but we couldn't tell because the place was so clean
this cabin was one of the most clean rentals that we have ever experienced
it is spacious clean and has a beautifully designed interior
but its clean and neat and prim and proper too
very gracious hosts
they are really nice people and were very communicative throughout our stay
we will certainly try to return thanks to the hosts for a fantastic stay
the hospitality was amazing and the communication with the owners was flawless
they are friendly with great outgoing personalities
the location is great- tons of room to roam on the property & close to town & activities
close to many mountain adventures yet feels remote
very close to downtown and some cool hiking in the mountains
you are close to gorgeous motorcycle rides through the mountains great hikes and amazing white water rafting
such a cute clean place that’s in a great location to get back and forth from murphy
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7. Beautiful cabin with mountain views (from USD 161)

Enjoy views of the mountains from this 1800-square-foot (167 square meters) cabin on a 10-acre (4 hectares) private plot. It features three cozy bedrooms and two full bathrooms, and it can sleep up to six guests. The pet-friendly cabin boasts two expansive decks, a gas fireplace, and an outdoor fire pit where everyone can gather around and relax while enjoying the great outdoors. Pets are allowed on the property for a fee. Take a stroll down Murphy River Walk to explore the area. Just 5 miles (8 kilometers) from the Toccoa River, this cabin is also near several outdoor concert venues, golf courses, hiking trails, Blue Ridge Lake, Hiwassee Lake, and Cherokee Lake.

SUPERBOWL Especial! Cabaña de montaña con una ubicación ideal en Blue Ridge, GA, Murphy NC
32 reviews  Wifi Available
cabin 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
very clean well maintained
the cabin was clean and had everything we needed
the cabin was nice clean a family would enjoy staying here not much to do but relax
the owner was super responsive when we had questions
the owner was very nice and friendly and super accommodating to our personal situation
wonderful owners more than expected just a great location and well kept home
this cabin was perfect the location is about 10mins from the border of georgia and tennessee
and there are many nice restaurants and shops just a short drive away in downtown murphy
take a little stroll by the murphy "river walk" while there and enjoy the history of this town
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8. Captivating accommodation for eight (from USD 111)

This lovely mountain retreat features three bedrooms, one of which is filled with bunk beds, and it can sleep up to eight people. It has a gourmet kitchen that is fully equipped with all the necessary cooking utensils and a dining table. Additionally, you can use the game room on the ground floor, which is equipped with a pool table, air hockey, and foosball. Nearby tourist attractions are the popular Murphy River Walk and Hanging Dog Recreation Area, which is 2 miles (3.2 kilometers) away. If you enjoy outdoor sports, Konehete Park is the place to be. To top it all off, you can stay here with your pet for a fee.

Hermosa escapada de montaña de lujo
25 reviews
cabin 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
each bedroom looks amazing and plenty of space in each room
everything was neat and clean just as advertised
property was clean and as described
we travel often and feel this clean and spacious cabin will be one of our favorite spots
michelle was a very gracious host and helped us with whatever we needed
michele was so welcoming and very helpful
this would have been very helpful
the cabin is huge and love the porches very quite place and close to stores
close to blairsville and helen ga enjoyed the sorghum festival and octoberfest while we were there
if you want peace and quiet this is the place
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9. Log cabin with scenic mountain views

Located in Nantahala National Forest, at the base of the Great Smoky Mountains, this log-style cabin features two bedrooms, two bathrooms, a private master suite loft, and all the modern conveniences associated with a vacation rental. It is pet-friendly and welcomes up to 2 dogs under the weight of 25 pounds (11.3 kilograms). Those staying here will have access to a full kitchen and a barbecue grill. Whitewater rafting down the Hiwassee River is a popular activity nearby, as is renting a boat for a day of water skiing and fishing on Hiwassee or Nantahala lakes. For a more laidback activity, travel 8 miles (12.9 kilometers) to downtown Murphy to browse the antique shops and boutiques there.

Murphy Log Cabin w/ Deck & Covered Porch-Near Dtwn
58 reviews
cabin 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy :

Top guest reviews
very clean well maintained and nicely decorated
the cabin was exceptionally clean and well stocked
this was a nice clean accomadation
the cabin is clean and well-maintained
the cabin was very neat and clean as well as cozy
the host communicated all instructions clearly
brenda the property manager was very helpful and made us feel very welcomed
close to towneasy location love that we are only a few minutes to town
the cabin is located in a perfect place to ride to many different places
have fun this place is worth it
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10. Two-bedroom cabin with full kitchen

Perfect for guests who are planning to visit for a week or more, this cabin requires a minimum stay of five nights. It can accommodate five people in its two bedrooms and two bathrooms. It has a fully outfitted kitchen and conveniences such as a washer and dryer. It is the perfect base if you want to try adventurous activities near Murphy, such as taking a motorcycle ride to Tail of the Dragon at Deals Gap, hiking on the Appalachian Trail, or visiting the area’s many and magnificent waterfalls.

Mountain Cabin in Great Location-One Level-Quiet & Serene
105 reviews  Wifi Available
cabin 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 5
Minimum Nights: 5
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
absolutely great very comfortable great amenities peaceful and quiet
the front deck is set up for both eating and sitting in comfortable seats
the living room furnature was a delight to lounge in and not just to sit in
fully stocked kitchen including all the tools to prepare anything like pots pans wisks mixers coffee maker etc
cabin was spacious comfortable and well equipped (we particularly liked the electric fireplace)
it is extremely well kept and clean and looks very new
the property was exactly as described and pictured very clean and very convenient to murphy
the cabin was clean comfortable and well stocked with just about anything you would need
beautifully decorated and clean beds were comfortable and we loved the fireplace
very enjoyable fully stocked very clean tranquil deer in the yard morning and night
and we thank the owner for the lovely bottle of wine
the owner was very prompt with answers to our questions and truly made us feel welcome
the owners were very accommodating and friendly
owner was helpful and available locally
barbara and john the owners were helpful
we highly recommend this location
very cozy house great location 30-60 minutes from waterfalls lakes and rivers
its close to town but yet you feel like your in the country
charming comfy getaway just 10 minutes from ingles walgreens and walmart and crossroads to many fun places
you live in a forest 10 minutes to the city any shop restaurants disco huge casino
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Experience Murphy with your fur babies

Murphy is a quaint town with a variety of exciting outdoor activities for guests of all ages. Before you choose which adventure you’re going to take, make sure you book the perfect accommodation for you. If you plan to bring your fur baby with you, these cabins are the perfect places to stay. You will surely not be disappointed if you book any of the cabins listed above.

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