Tennessee is located in Southern USA and is popular in the world for its country music scene. The city of Bristol is known as the birthplace of country music, while Nashville is called the music capital of the country. If you are a music enthusiast, then you can’t miss visiting the Elvis Presley House in Memphis, Tennessee. The state also has about 30 whiskey distilleries and the Jack Daniel Distillery, Leiper’s Fork Distillery and Nelson’s Green Brier Distillery are some of the most prominent. The natural landscape found in Tennessee also makes the state one of the most visited in the country, as it’s home to many hiking and trekking spots. Most tourists stay in big cities but you should check out some of the state’s best glamping spots and experience sleeping under the blanket of stars in a yurt - a lattice-walled tent - surrounded by nature. Here’s our list of some of the top yurts in Tennessee, the USA.
If you are eager to go yurt camping in Tennessee, then look no further than this yurt in Maryville. Surrounded by nature, this yurt has two comfortable single beds. You will have access to a shared dining area, bathroom and a kitchen. While staying here, you may come across wildlife like raccoons, opossums, deers, and more. This yurt is located inside the Eco-Chic Mountain Yurt Retreat, which is just a short drive away from the McGhee Tyson Airport international airport in Alcoa. A short drive will also take you to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Pigeon Forge and Knoxville. This yurt is a great place to disconnect as Wi-Fi is not available and you will have occasional service from Verizon.
Eco-Chic Mountain Zen Yurt (Balinese)Maryville, Tennessee, United States
Top guest reviewsthe outdoor kitchen was so cool and had everything we needed to make meals
Host:everyone we encountered was so welcoming and friendlyRead more reviewsseven springs retreat is a magical place to find peace
This yurt is also located inside the Eco-Chic Mountain Yurt Retreat, which is a beautiful private land spread across 126 acres (about 51 hectares). This yurt has a comfortable queen bed, making it perfect for a couple. It also has a private balcony offering amazing views of the surrounding wooded landscape. Breakfast is provided and you also have access to the shared kitchen that includes an oven, stove and a refrigerator. Clean toilets and hot showers are just a few steps away from this yurt. If you plan to go hiking, its recommended to bring along sturdy shoes and a flashlight. Entomologists will enjoy a stay here as they can spot a number of interesting and colorful insects around their yurt. If you are traveling by car, then you can also request for free parking on the premises.
Eco-Chic Mountain Zen Yurt (Mexico Zapotec)Maryville, Tennessee, United States
Top guest reviewsvery unique experience absolutely enjoyed utilizing the outdoor kitchen and reflecting quietly up in the gazebothe outdoor kitchen andy bathroom/shower areas were clean and located close to the yurtsthe grounds and surrounding area are clean and safethe area is scenic peaceful very clean and allows you to enjoy nature while unplugged
Host:mary was a gracious and helpful hostmary is an amazing and welcoming hostomg mary was such an awesome hostthis place was peaceful and serene our host was accommodating and kindmy partner and i realized why mary was a super host from the moment we met herRead more reviewsan amazing place to visit for solitude or with a partner
Staying in this yurt means you are camping outdoors but still enjoying comforts like a queen bed, air conditioning, heating, and more. Power outlets are available in this comfortable and spacious yurt to keep your devices charged up. This sparkling clean yurt is located on a 15-acre (about 6 hectares) land, which also has a pond where you can spend some time fishing. This rental is also near some of the most beautiful waterfalls that you can find in Tennessee. The shared community center is spacious, where you can hang out with friends and other campers. The kids’ area in the community center has toys to keep your little ones entertained. The garden area has fresh herbs and vegetables that you can use to prepare meals in the shared kitchen. Cable TV, indoor fireplace, iron and heating will make your stay very comfortable at this yurt.
The Double BellMorrison, Tennessee, United States
Top guest reviewsvery clean and owners are awesomeeasy to get to from nashville and very clean and everyone was very niceeverything was so clean and comfortable it made our stay feel incredibly relaxing and welcoming
Host:hosts were super accommodatingthe hosts were friendly and accommodatingcorey and desirae were great hosts they suggested local waterfalls to check outthe host offered us a free night for our troubles which was very nice and greatly appreciatedcorey and desirae are so friendly and take great care to make your experience the bestRead more reviewsjust an amazing place to kick back and relaxif you are looking for a place to stay in the area i highly recommend sassy springs retreat
This yurt for rent in Tennessee is located near Maryville and is perfect for a group of friends or a small family of four. Inside the yurt, you’ll find four single beds, side tables and wardrobes. The yurt is decorated with Peruvian art, ensuring a relaxing and comfortable stay. Head to the private balcony and get stunning views of the Smoky Mountains and the nearby forests. This great getaway near Maryville also has a yoga studio, where you release your stress and stay fit. If you are looking for complete relaxation of body, mind and soul, then this is the place you should not miss.
Eco-Chic Mountain Zen Yurt (Peru Shapibo)Maryville, Tennessee, United States
Top guest reviewsthere is a lovely covered but open kitchen and dining area bathrooms and showers
Host:mary and jessi were both super accommodating and fantastic hoststhey were the nicest people and really were wonderful hoststhe host was great and so friendly i would definitely go backwe did not meet mary who was away but her husband herman was a great hostRead more reviewssuch an amazing location with multiple yurts community bath showers and kitchenif you want to slow down and relax this is a great place to do so
Tucked near the Lookout Mountain in Wildwood, this yurt is suitable for two people. Breakfast is provided and you can also prepare your food in the private kitchenette, including a coffee maker, refrigerator, stove, and a microwave. The private whirlpool tub in this yurt comes in handy if you want to relax after a busy day out. Head to the spacious deck, where you can sit and relax while grilling your favorite meat on the BBQ. This accommodation is a short drive away from the city of Chattanooga, which means you can enjoy both urban and rural life with ease. Access to free Wi-Fi will let you find nearby places of interest with ease. Free private car parking is available to those traveling by car.
Rustic Ruby Yurt w/ Mountain View! ❤️ #FreshMtnAirWildwood, Georgia, United States
Top guest reviewswe brought a twin air mattress so we could have our own beds which fit perfectlyyummy coffee and comfy bed loved my stayabsolutely fantastic beautiful views and a cozy chic yurtthere is unlimited wifi but after a certain data usage point the speeds become very slowthe bed and sheets were very comfortablesuper clean and cozyclean cute comfortableit was clean and cozyfantastic hospitatlity and cleanliness with a touch of southern charmnice place very clean and comfortable
Host:i loved my stay the yurt was amazing and megan was a great hosthost is fantastically communicative and this yurt was an adorable dream haven great for a weekend tripmegan is a great host and was easy to contactmegan was such a great host and if we needed something she responded quicklymegan was very responsive and helpfulRead more reviewsgreat stay and location thoughbeautiful yurt in a beautiful locationgreat location and cozy yurtwe were close to every attraction and felt comfortable in the facilityif you're looking for a relaxing get away this is the place
This yurt in New Hope, Tennessee, is just a cut above the rest - besides cozy sleeping accommodations, guests have access to a basketball court and an indoor pool, which also has a slide and a waterfall. Since it’s inside a safe, gated community, you don’t have to worry about sleeping in the wilderness. Outside the yurt, you can make use of the grill and picnic table and have a little barbeque party. With two bedrooms, this rental can sleep a family of four.
THE YURT · INDOOR POOL, HOT TUB, FIRE PIT! Chatt TN 21 miles
Top guest reviewsour family enjoyed the pool hot tub and charcoal grillthis property looks great in person and was very comfortable for our family of fourwe enjoyed this property it was very clean and maintained wellwe stayed in the yurt and it was very clean and had everything we needed
Host:we had a wonderful time everyone we met was so nice and very helpfulRead more reviewswould recommend this place to anyone just looking for a relaxing getaway trip
This spacious yurt rental in Tennessee is located near the Cumberland River. Go for a walk in the nearby woods or just sit and relax near the river. Located in a diverse urban neighborhood, this cozy yurt is still perfect to escape from the hustle and bustle of the city life. Although the setup of the property feels remote, you are just a short drive away from downtown Nashville. This fully-furnished rental has a comfortable king-size bed and a sofa bed. A small but well-equipped kitchenette will assist you in making food if you don’t want to eat out. TV, hairdryer and iron are also available at this property. This accommodation allows you to bring along your furry pet, albeit for a charge.
Tranquil Riverside Yurt Minutes From DowntownNashville, Tennessee, United States
Top guest reviewsthere are cute little amenities like a coffee maker and nightstands with usb plugs built in etcthere is a fan for white noise which was greatthe mattress was amazingly comfortable and the whole atmosphere was very welcoming and comfortableit was 90 degrees outside but cool and comfortable insidethey had the a/c on for us and it is magnificenteverything was clean and as expectedit was very clean on the inside however it smelled quite a bitsuper clean and cuteeverything was super clean and welcomingdidn't use the shower but everything looked clean and pretty modern
Host:the hosts responded quickly and kindlyhosts were friendly and responsiveeveryone was friendly and helpfulwonderful space and friendly hostsextremely friendly and accommodating hostsRead more reviewsvery cute place great location a nice break from the busyness but still close enough to enjoy the citythe location couldn’t be more perfectgreat location near the city and unique experience overallgreat for a weekend away very convenient and close to downtowna wonderful experience in a great location
Enjoy your stay in a yurt
A stay in a yurt is the perfect way to enjoy a weekend surrounded by nature and without the worry of being affected by natural elements like rain. Stargazing, bird watching, and hiking are some of the activities that you can indulge in while staying in one of these yurts in Tennessee, the USA.
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