10 Best Vrbo Vacation Rentals In Chattanooga, Tennessee - Updated 2022


Visitors coming to Chattanooga will enjoy its never-ending list of outdoor excursions to experience such as white water rafting, rock climbing, cycling and hiking trails in the Smokey Mountains, kayaking and paddle boarding the Tennessee River, and observing Ruby Falls and the beauty of Lookout Mountain from its observation deck. Besides these activities, Chattanooga boasts annual music festivals, including Riverbend, which is an 8-day festival and was headlined by country sensation, Keith Urban this year. The New York Times and Lonely Planet named Chattanooga as one of their best places to visit during 2018 due to all the amazing activities, entertainment, dining, and cultural points the city offers visitors. To experience the city to its fullest, please check out the following list of the best Vrbo vacation rentals in Chattanooga, Tennessee prior to visiting this lively riverfront city in the deep south.

1. Secluded mountain getaway (from USD 236)

Enjoy being nestled away in the beautiful fall golds, reds, and coppers during the autumn while staying in this cabin retreat on Lookout Mountain where you can enjoy the fresh, cool mountain air nightly while taking in views of the city lights from afar. The cabin decor is modern and it comes with a fully stocked kitchen with granite counter tops where visitors can enjoy a quick breakfast with stunning views from the deck before heading out to check out Chattanooga’s local arts scene and Riverwalk with its charming boutiques and restaurants.

Blue Ivy: Modern Mountain Gem. Outdoor lovers dream
151 reviews  Wifi Available
House 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 1
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the vent levers one is rusted
comfortable and charming little cottage
A new one should be bought and charcoal and lighter fluid should be provided or match light charcoal To supply a charcoal grill and not the charcoal or fluid doesn't seam right
well-kept quiet and cozy Thank you
You can hike right from the house
The decor is inviting and pleasant
It was very clean and cozy
are issues but not as important as the 3 above 4)
So great to be so close to be so close to Downtown and all the Lookout Mountain attractions
The home had everything that you could possibly need as well as some sweet extra touches to make it feel even more welcoming
Everything was wonderful and all details had been considered
We had a wonderful 3 days there
The accommodations were spotless with many extra amenities The owners were very responsive
Loved the house and the location
This property is a wonderful place nestled in the woods in Chattanooga
The house has some of the best views
It is ideally located away from town
It's very quiet but also very close to the city
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2. Unique dome home near city sights (from USD 110)

After a day spent checking out the local art galleries and picnicking in beautiful Coolridge Park, leave the warm summer sun for the refreshing air conditioning of the only dome-shaped home in Chattanooga. Visitors staying at this unique home will be within a short distance to downtown along the Tennesse River where they can enjoy live music festivals with fireworks along the waterfront during the summer months. Visitors will enjoy using the fully stocked kitchen with granite counter tops, concrete floor which is perfect during the hot summer months, and patio where they can relax after spending time checking out the Ruby Falls lookout. Complimentary amenities guests can enjoy using during their stay include internet, parking, and a washer and dryer.

Vacation Dome rental in the Unique city of Chattanooga TN
69 reviews  Wifi Available
cabin 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

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

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Murphy bed was more comfortable than expected
We loved the soap Had plenty of blankets in closet that was nice
Everything was thought out Anything we might need was there
The amenities in the kitchen and bath were excellent
It was so pleasant to enter the Dome Home with the TV playing music and the ambient lighting
The house was clean and quiet and supplied with everything we needed
The dome was very clean and comfortable
The place was spotless and beautifully decorated
Everything was clean and well thought out
The furnishings are modern and clean everything is fresh and neat
We loved the dome home
I kept asking myself why are there not more of these Need more dome homes
Very neat experience staying in a dome home
They had little treats when we came in plus nice music
Easy process Owner was very prompt in getting information to us and everything worked as planned
The location in relation to local activities was perfect
Location was great Not far from the attractions we were there to explore
I never repeat a stay anywhere due to keeping the anticipation high of the accomodations
I really enjoyed my stay
the location of this rental is " up and coming" not in an upscale part of town
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3. Contemporary Northshore residence (from USD 180)

Guests staying at this cozy Northshore residence will enjoy being within short distances to the natural areas and city of Chattanooga where they can explore the waterfront, museums, and parks. After spending the day hiking along the Appalachian Trail, enjoy sitting back on the spacious veranda while overlooking the beautifully designed backyard gardens. Visitors will enjoy using the fully equipped kitchen with stainless steel appliances to prepare breakfast before heading out to take a stroll along the walking bridge and checking out the monuments and fountains below. After days spent enjoying the sunshine, guests will be happy to return to enjoy the complimentary air conditioning in their Northshore retreat.

Stunning contemporary North Shore Bungalow with hot tub. Steps to everything.
Chattanooga, Tennessee, United States
119 reviews Premier Host  Wifi Available
Private vacation home 4 Guests 1 Bathroom

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The beds are very comfortable and the kitchen is fully stocked
There was plenty of room to enjoy; the only downfall was that we did not have enough time to enjoy it all
The large kitchen was everything we needed for meals at home and preparation space for our race kits for the race we were in town to do
The kitchen had everything we needed including bottle opener for formula
Inside is very well appointed and has everything that you need and more
Very clean and tech-friendly
The bungalow was very clean and the surrounding area is very quiet
Close to everything; comfy and clean; great kitchen
Christine was great to make sure all was well with the property
This home is in a great location and is extremely close to most Chattanooga atractions and resturants
So we walked to most places
Everyone was pleased with the accommodations & the decor
Can't say enough good things about this property and Christine the owner
The bungalow is beautiful and within walking distance from the restaurants and shops on the north shore
The house has been updated and is in a convenient location to the Northshore and downtown Chattanooga
The Bungalow is super convenient to North Shore restaurants and grocery stores
The location was fabulous too Walking distance to everything you need
Excellent location to walk to entertainment or explore the city
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4. Lovely carriage house with mountain views (from USD 85)

Enjoy mountain views of Lookout Mountain in the distance while staying at this charming carriage house. After spending time horseback riding through the lovely fall foliage of the mountains or kayaking on the Tenessee River, return home and relax either on the patio or on a swing in one of the numerous courtyards on the charming property. During the cooler months, guests can enjoy curling up with a book beside the fireplace or watching a movie in the living room. Those visiting during the summer months will appreciate the air conditioning along with amenities such as a fully equipped kitchen, WiFi, and parking.

Bear House 1890, Sherfey Suite, Perfect Getaway, Walk to Cafes, Outdoor Activity
149 reviews  Wifi Available
Apartment 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

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

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the blue couch in the pics is smaller than it looks and is not comfortable
If watching TV for any period of time you may consider laying in bed vs sitting on the couch
The accommodations were comfortable and quiet
The owners were nice getting access to
We were there during the Iron Man Triatholon and due to demand on commercial hotels (and the outrageous prices)
It was very clean and just a wonderful place to stay
A perfect spot Steve met us at check-in and gave us a brief history as he showed us the carriage house
the unit was well appointed cozy and the extra touches were thoughtful
We enjoyed every minute there and were grateful for how the hosts attended to any of our needs or questions
Very clean and nicely decorated A lot of complementary snaks fruits and coffee Owners super nice and friendly Close to many attraction Beautiful garden
The location is excellent and the owners are more than accommodating Everything we needed was furnished including coffee snacks & fruit
Great historic neighborhood located within walking distance to shops and places to eat
I really enjoyed the bear house the area is quite also not far from the main attractions in Chattanooga
I walked to restaurants and to the incline railway
We could walk to several restaurants
Only 5-10 min drive to downtown
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5. Newly built Missionary Ridge home (from USD 186)

Visitors can enjoy staying at this newly built home in Missionary Ridge which has plenty of garage space for parking and storing bicycles for those looking to explore the nature trails and parks. After spending a day outdoors in the autumn checking out the stunning fall foliage along the riverfront or in the mountains, enjoy lounging on the comfy leather sofas across from the electric fireplace. Guests will enjoy spending time relaxing on the spacious decks or indoors with air conditioning after spending time visiting the Downtown area’s shopping and dining district during the summer months. Amenities for guests to use during their stay include a fully equipped kitchen with stainless steel appliances, parking, washer and dryer, and internet.

Kathy's Kottage. New Bungalow on the side of Missionary Ridge
117 reviews  Wifi Available
House 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
All amenities as described Tammy has thought of everything
Hopefully the city will fix the road
If you have children you will have an abundance of supplies including games high chair
that was the only thing that wasn't exemplary
We stayed over Spring Break with our 5 boys ages 20 to 6
Everything was clean and good location
The home was clean and beautiful
Love her hospitality and sincere concern about her guests
The house is new comfortable & well furnished for our weekend
Absolutely no complaints about anything
Tammy was a joy to meet & share our experiences with
Super clean and newly updated One of the nicest VRBO we have stayed at Relatively close to downtown and all the touristy attractions such as Ruby Falls and Rock City
meet Peppy Turks and Caicos
It is centrally located yet tucked quietly away
Tammy was great to deal with
Great place to stay and my dog Molly loved it also
Nice and clean new place not far from downtown Spent 2 weeks here with no regrets
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6. Charming and historic carriage house (from USD 95)

After a day spent taking the incline railway, shopping in downtown, and walking along the river, return home to spend time relaxing in the courtyard out back or one of the beautiful garden seating areas throughout the property while enjoying views of Lookout Mountain. In cooler months, guests will enjoy relaxing in the living room beside the electric fireplace while watching shows or films on the flat-screen TV. The carriage house is located within walking distance of trails, shops, restaurants, and a grocery store where guests can pick up ingredients to prepare meals in the fully stocked kitchen during their visit. On-site parking, laundry, and internet are provided for visitors to use during their stay.

Bear House 1890, Lilly's Loft, Delightful, Upgraded amenities, Walk to Cafes
114 reviews
Apartment 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

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

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Heavenly beds and pillows are a bonus for this insomniac and a full size well-appointed kitchen in both suites
The property itself was amazing from the enticing gardens to the shaded and comfortable areas for coffee outdoors in the morning
One of top stays with amenities that we've stayed at Beside newer appliances our host included nearly every comfort item a traveler would need Highly recommended with location to walking to rest...
Lilly's Loft was tastefully decorated very clean and comfortable and secure
Oh and let's not forget the gardens - beautiful
They had plentiful stocks of fresh fruits candies
various coffees and tea custom soaps and other essentials in place and waiting for us upon arrival
The little touches really made us feel welcome
You thought of EVERYTHING After a long hot humid day of walking coming "home"
Great location with easy access to downtown
Enjoyed celebrating our Anniversary there Great place to stay Walked to restaurants Easy to get to various attractions
This is my second visit to Historic Bear House 1890
We did not have to call on them for anything since everything was great Walking distance to a few of the most popular restaurants and a coffee shop
St Elmo is an ideal location for relaxing and/or sightseeing
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7. Mission Ridge retreat (from USD 184)

Visitors will enjoy staying in this cozy home located on Mission Ridge placing them within driving distance to Downtown and its shops, art galleries, restaurants, and charming river walk where they can paddleboard, stroll along the bridge, and take in music festivals during the summer time. After spending time exploring the nature trails by bike or horseback, come home and relax on the swing on the deck while sipping on a deep South classic, sweet tea. Visitors will enjoy cooking in the spacious kitchen with stainless steel appliances and Ceran top stove during their stay. Guests can also check out the garden with its mermaid fountain located uphill while enjoying this cozy retreat.

Enjoy you stay on the huge southern porch. Grab your sweet tea.
178 reviews  Wifi Available
House 7 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 7
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Very cozy and comfortable home
The owner has thought of everything that one might need including plenty of towels
The kitchen is well-sized and the floor plan is good
The house offered the space we needed for 6 of us which would have been very crowded and expensive in a hotel
and we had more than enough room to entertain inside and outside
The property was very clean and had many amenities for both adults and children
The house was so clean and tidy and perfectly decorated for the season
It was impeccably clean and we appreciated that so much
Tammy was quick to communicate with us and was super helpful with recommendations for area attractions and restaurants
The host is very pleasant and helpful
Tammy was so sweet and very communicative
Tammy was there to greet us when we arrived and was very welcoming
Tammy is great Very friendly and did everything she could to make sure we were happy
The location is a short drive to Lookout Mountain
The first issue would probably lead us somewhere else next time but may not bother some people
There is a cute playground for kids directly across the street from the property that belongs to the owner
We enjoyed a tour of her beautiful flower gardens which are located across the street
just a few doors down the area was a little questionable
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8. Posh home within walking distance of Chattanooga's major sights

After walking a short distance across the walking bridge and discovering the local shops and even taking a cruise on a steamboat up the Tenessee River, return home and take in the rays on the front deck while sipping on a mint julep. Guests will enjoy staying in this beautiful home with hardwood floors, brickwork, comfy furnishings, and prime location to Downtown and the Northshore while checking out Chattanooga. Prepare a quick breakfast in the fully stocked kitchen before heading out to take part in outdoor excursions in the Smokey Mountains such as hiking, white water rafting, or rock climbing. Visitors will enjoy complimentary features such as parking, WiFi, laundry facilities, and air conditioning which is very much appreciated when temperatures can be very hot and stifling during June through August.

48 reviews
condo 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
parking was easy in the back of the apartment
If you are looking for a charming home that is so welcoming and conventient for sightseeing you will not be disappointed Thank you for opening up your beautiful home
The one bathroom (for 4 adults) was a challenge at times but there was plenty of hot water for all the showers we needed Wouldn't hesitate at all to stay here again
The apartment was very comfortable and in driving distance to everything fun to do Plus
clean comfortable beds and well stocked
and it was super clean
The house was as pictured
We had a great time Everything was clean and we had everything we needed
The owner was easy to communicate with and the location great
Communication with owners was great and very quick
Very cute home that is stocked very well
The home is beautifully decorated and well stocked
Great location wonderful house and extremely speedy communication with host
Great location Loved the neighborhood Comfortable furniture
Chelsea and Matt have a beautiful place to rent and easy to get ahold of if you have any questions
and it was a nice way to start the day
Seriously this property has it all: great location comfortable beds
The upstairs tenants walked very heavy and sometimes throughout the night Other than that small detail
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9. Upstairs apartment near Downtown dining and entertainment district

After spending time white water rafting, cycling trails, or enjoying the nearby Downtown entertainment district, guests will enjoy spreading out on the cozy leather sofas in the living room. There is a fully stocked kitchen for guests to use during their stay if they don’t feel like checking out the local restaurant scene with its Southern comfort and barbecue dining establishments. After spending time checking out the live music festivals located along the river downtown, return and relax on the porch or inside with the air conditioning.

At Main & Market, 14 restaurants, entertainment & free downtown shuttle
108 reviews
townhome 7 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The king bed was comfortable
The view from the kitchen is great
The property is very comfortable and could not be
Location is easy for anything you wanna do Plenty of off street parking
The condo itself if really spacious each of the rooms had more than enough space for the suitcase explosion that tends to happen with girls
The house was clean and comfortable
The property was exactly as described and then some
Peggy was super helpful communicative and accommodating I would definitely book again
We could not have been any happier with our stay
well appointed and with a nice layout for our group
John and Peggy are wonderful hosts
I loved the craftsman moldings and wooden floors
This property was in a great location within walking distance to several restaurants
The house is located in the Southside District within easy walking to restaurants bars museums and music venues
It was just off several major streets with food and other activities within walking distance
The location of the place is perfect
We walked to several of the excellent bars and restaurants (try the Flying Squirrel for brunch)
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10. Northshore apartment within walking distance to amusement areas

Visitors will enjoy staying in this spacious apartment while checking out the live music scene, delicious barbecue fare, and charming boutiques in Downtown Chattanooga. Prepare for a day kayaking on the Tennessee River, cycling the bridge, or watching the boats cruise along the river by starting off your day with a casual breakfast prepared in the fully stocked kitchen with granite counter tops and brick back splash. Enjoy having complimentary parking to explore the Smokey Mountains, and numerous trails and parks throughout the area and possibly a drive to Nashville. Visitors will enjoy having laundry facilities, internet, and a spacious deck to use during their visit.

Outdoor Best Town!! North Shore Two Bedroom Apartment walking distance to fun!
73 reviews
Apartment 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The apartment is cozy and comfortable
It was furnished and there was plenty of room for the 4 of us
The bed was comfy and the sheets were amazing
It is very comfy and in a nice area
Very nice place to stay Cozy and clean
Very clean and neat and equipped with everything we needed Quiet and close to the river
Bebe and Pierce have a very clean apartment
It was extremely spacious for the 2 of us
Bebe and Pierce stopped by to make sure we had everything we needed (which we did)
We had another location rented and had issues and had to leave and find a place right away
The owner was very helpful and was available to answer any questions
etc for those who would rather eat in
We had everything and more than we needed in ways of two additional nights refreshments and even laundry capabilities Just like being at home
We had a wonderful time visiting Chattanooga
The home was lovely as were the owners
A walk away to Coolidge Park
It's within walking distance to the main North Shore strip
Wonderful house and great location to walk and enjoy downtown Chattanooga
shops and eateries made Chattanooga an ideal location for a quick get away
House was in wonderful shape and in a perfect location
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Enjoy the lively riverfront city of Chattanooga

Between enjoying meals of fried chicken, barbecue, corn bread, and peach cobbler, visitors will be overwhelmed by the numerous amount of activities they can participate in while exploring this vibrant riverfront city. From hiking the Appalachian Trail, river rafting, and kayaking to riding a riverboat up the Tenessee River, there seems to be a never-ending list of excursions to try out while in Chattanooga. They can also enjoy the live music festivals during the year, go shopping and dine in the charming Downtown, visitors can enjoy discovering this deep South vacation hot spot while staying in vacation rentals nearby. Don’t forget to try out the peach cobbler, sweet tea, or a refreshing mint julep between activities as you stay in the city at one of the best Vrbo vacation rentals in Chatanooga, Tenessee during your vacation.

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