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Private lake cabin
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Entire cabin · 8 guests · 5 beds · 2 baths
Private lake cabinPrivate, beautiful & peaceful lake view cabin with private dock, paddle boat, screened porch, 2 full baths (1 upstairs, 1 downstairs), 1 bedroom(queen), 1 full bed in upstairs nook, 1 futon (full size), 1 daybed (2 twin beds) & air mattress. Fire pit, bbq, full kitchen. 2 miles to town, 8 miles to Cherokee Nat'l Forest, hiking, Bald River Falls, Cherohala Skyway, etc. Only 1 hour to Knoxville(or)Chattanooga airports, 2 TV's(1 in bedroom) & 2 DVD players. *Smoke free property & Pet free as well*
Silver Top Cabins at the Tellico Overlook Cabin 4
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Hotel room · 4 guests · 2 beds · 1 private bath
Silver Top Cabins at the Tellico Overlook Cabin 4Quiet, comfort and close access to all town resources, restaurants, laundry, events, and outdoor adventures, congregate at night at the overlook to share your experiences of the day. The host will schedule waterfall and various other hikes, as well as, other activities. Great location for touring groups, family reunions with easy access to banquet and kitchen facilities. Maps and directions provided by host. Amenities for a soft landing and restful sleep to recharge for the next days adventure.
Historic Refurbished Tellico Home
Entire residential home · 8 guests · 4 beds · 1 bath
Historic Refurbished Tellico HomeExperience a part of history in the oldest standing house in Tellico Plains. Originally built in 1885, this cozy little place is located just off the historic town square in downtown Tellico Plains and is within walking distance of the Tellico Grains Bakery, Charles Hall Museum and Cherohala Skyway Visitor Center. Short hop by car to the Tellico Beach Drive-In and Cherokee National Forest. Smart TV, washer and dryer, fully equipped kitchen, free Wi-Fi connection, carport. Motorcycle friendly!

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Popular amenities for Tellico Plains vacation rentals

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  • Wifi
  • Pool
  • Free parking on premises
  • Air conditioning

Pet friendly vacation cabins

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Cupid's Cove Cabin in SE TN Mountains
$84 per night
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Skyline Cabin
$184 per night
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Tellico cabins, Deer Cabin With Hot Tub
$101 per night
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Little House On The Quarry
$113 per night
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Away from it all in the Smokies!
$133 per night
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Rafter Retreat
$120 per night
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The Bunkhouse at Riverbend Farms
$300 per night
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Smoky Mtn. HILLTOP cabin. Near lake & hikes
$85 per night
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Eagles Nest
$165 per night
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Bear Cabin with Hot Tub
$100 per night
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Park Setting at Tellico Plains Cabin on 25 Acres!
$127 per night
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Social Distance Gem w/ Stocked Trout Stream & WIFI
$135 per night

Cabin rentals with jacuzzis / hot tubs

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Atali Lodge-Spa, Shuffleboard, Trails & Gnome Hunt
$89 per night
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The Mountaineer Cabin at Starr Mountain Retreat
$145 per night
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Evergreen Cabin 3
$150 per night
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NEW! The "Cabin in the Pines" w/ Hot Tub
$136 per night
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Mountaintop Lodge with Garage!! Incredible Views!!
$199 per night
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Secluded, Spacious Creekfront Lodge
$264 per night
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Lost Creek Cabins #4 Sarah
$115 per night
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Lost Creek Cabins #2 Hearth
$130 per night
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Lost Creek Cabins #1 Rhapsody
$93 per night
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Lakefront Escape Bordering Nat Park w/ Hot Tub!
$124 per night
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Crazy Bear - 1 Bedrooms, 1 Baths, Sleeps 4
$126 per night
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Parkland - 3 Bedrooms, 3.5 Baths, Sleeps 10
$393 per night

Vacation houses with patios or balconies

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Quarry House
$145 per night
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Handicap accessible and room for the entire family
$150 per night
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Welcome To The White House in East, TN
$250 per night
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Carriage House
$110 per night
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Nightingale @ Woodberry’s Farm seclusion, mtn view
$85 per night
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Misty Mountains 1
$70 per night
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Dreamy Little Cottage in the Blue Ridge Mountains
$95 per night
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Tellico View - 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, Sleeps 6
$152 per night
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Tellico Farm Cottage
$110 per night
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Tellico River Nearby
$125 per night
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Smokey Branch Hideaway, amazing lake and mtn views
$102 per night
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  2. Englewood
Grassy Valley, East Tennessee
$129 per night

Your guide to Tellico Plains

Welcome to Tellico Plains

If you want to visit the Smoky Mountains but escape the tourist crush, Tellico Plains is just the place for you. Celebrated for its rustic charm, this mountain town sits at the crossroads of Great Smoky Mountains National Park and Cherokee National Forest; it’s also an easy drive across the North Carolina state line to Nantahala National Forest. Tellico Plains is positioned along two scenic byways — Tail of the Dragon, with its 318 curves in a tight 11-mile stretch, and Cherohala Skyway — that are popular motorcycle routes, bringing an eclectic mix of vacationers to make their base here.

Though there are a handful of small businesses that lend the town its charm, make no mistake: You’re booking a rental in Tellico Plains to spend some one-on-one time with Mother Nature. In neighboring McMinn County a century ago, state representative Harry Burn went down in history as the tie-breaking vote in the 36th and final state to ratify the 19th Amendment, meaning there’s plenty of women’s suffrage history in this area, too, for those who like their vacation to have a little educational value.


How do I get around Tellico Plains?

The closest airport to Tellico Plains is McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS), which is 46 miles northeast in Knoxville and has daily nonstop service to cities across the United States. If you’re flying in from overseas, you may be arriving via Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL), which is 150 miles south, or Nashville International Airport (BNA), which is 200 miles northwest of Tellico Plains. Though much smaller than the area’s other airports, Chattanooga Airport (CHA) has direct service to a handful of U.S. cities each day and is 69 miles southwest of Tellico Plains. You’ll need a car to get to and around Tellico Plains, as well as to explore the nearby Great Smoky Mountains National Park.


When is the best time to stay in a vacation rental in Tellico Plains?

Thanks to its altitude, Tellico Plains doesn’t get as unbearably hot as other parts of Tennessee, and summer couldn’t be a more ideal time to take advantage of all the nearby waterfalls in the Smokies and Cherokee National Forest. Early fall is undoubtedly one of the prettiest times of year to visit the hardwood forests and the mountains, and lucky for travelers, September and October are typically warm and dry before Tennessee’s rainy season starts closer to winter. The colors are particularly bold at the peak of foliage season each autumn.


What are the top things to do in Tellico Plains?

The Lost Sea

Today, the Lost Sea in Sweetwater bears the distinction of being America’s largest underground lake, but its documented history has been traced back many millennia. Once used by the Cherokee — and with fossilized animal bones found here that date back 20,000 years — the Lost Sea has been open to the public for more than a century, first as a nightclub with a dance floor and now as a popular guided tour by glass-bottomed boat.

Conasauga Falls Trail

Many of the waterfalls in and around the Smokies require a long drive, then several hours by foot to reach, but Conasauga Falls Trail is an easy 1.5-mile round trip. Around 30 feet in height, this series of cascades empties out into a shallow pool that’s perfect for wading in the warmer months.

The Cherohala Skyway

Winding its way 41 miles from Tellico Plains through the lush landscape of Tennessee and into North Carolina, Cherohala Skyway — or “the Mile High Legend,” as it’s also known — bypasses the crest of the Smokies and some of the prettiest land of the Cherokee National Forest.