Destination guide

Delight in the majestic landscape of Cherokee

Enjoy the area's theatre scene, entertainment and museums with a rental holiday home in Cherokee. Renowned for its casino gaming, mountain views and riverfront, this city welcomes all visitors. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Cherokee

Do you want to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that Cherokee has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Dollywood (25 mi / 40.3 km)
  • Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies (19.6 mi / 31.5 km)
  • Oconaluftee Islands Park (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
  • Cherokee Bear Zoo (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Cherokee Fun Park (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Sequoyah National Golf Club (3 mi / 4.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Cherokee

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Cherokee is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Oconaluftee Islands Park (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
  • Mingo Falls (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Island Park (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Poteet Memorial Park (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Waterrock Knob (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Clingmans Dome (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Cherokee

The nearest airport is in Knoxville, TN (TYS-McGhee Tyson), located 43.9 mi (70.6 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Asheville, NC (AVL-Asheville Regional), which is 44.2 mi (71.1 km) away.

Where to stay near Cherokee?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,599 holiday rentals near Cherokee. From 1,351 Cabins to 1,351 Cottages, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Cherokee for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Cherokee?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Cherokee:

  • Black Bear Falls: 291 holiday homes
  • Smoky Mountain Village: 335 holiday homes
  • Sherwood Forest: 58 holiday homes
  • Chalet Village: 2,042 holiday homes
  • Valley Creek Run: 82 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Cherokee?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Cherokee. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Oconaluftee Indian Village: 1,918 holiday rentals
  • Tom Branch Falls: 2,543 holiday rentals
  • Cherokee Bear Zoo: 1,167 holiday rentals
  • Museum of the Cherokee Indian: 1,548 holiday rentals
  • Cherokee Welcome Center: 1,523 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Cherokee listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cabins in Cherokee?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,351 Cabins in Cherokee. Our other popular types of Cherokee holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 1,351 holiday houses
  • Houses: 341 holiday houses
  • Chalets: 148 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Cherokee?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,045 holiday homes with pool available in Cherokee. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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