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Best Cherokee Family Hotels

Luxurious Mountain Retreat for the Discerning Traveler
Great for families
5/5Exceptional! (141 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, skiing nearby, washer and dryer
Perfection by the Creek
"If your perfect moment is sitting on the front porch and listening to the sound of the rushing water down the creek then this is the place! If you are desiring weather in the sixties and seventies with relatively low humidity in August this is the place! The house is perfect for four and can handle ..."

Reviewed on Aug 18, 2021

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Luxurious Mountain Retreat for the Discerning Traveler
WAYNESVILLE BEAUTIFUL CRAFTMAN HOME ON QUIET 2 ACRES WITH AWESOME MOUNTAIN VIEWS
Great for families
4.9/5Exceptional! (52 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, skiing nearby, games and toys, washer and dryer
Winter Getaway
"We have stayed at many places in Haywood County and this is thus far the BEST place we've stayed. The pictures online don't even do it justice. The home was immaculate and the most well equipped I have had the pleasure of being in as far as EVERYTHING you need. The location was in a beautiful family ..."

Reviewed on Feb 1, 2021

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WAYNESVILLE BEAUTIFUL CRAFTMAN HOME ON QUIET 2 ACRES WITH AWESOME MOUNTAIN VIEWS
Log Cabin, MountainView, EZ Access, Playground, Fireplace, Firepit, WIFI, AC
Great for families
4.9/5Exceptional! (159 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, playground, skiing nearby, extra beds/cribs
Loved It!!
"Love this place this is the second time we and by we I mean my husband and I and my sister and her husband . We love the quiet neighborhood too"

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2021

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Log Cabin, MountainView, EZ Access, Playground, Fireplace, Firepit, WIFI, AC
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Spectacular Valley Views - Smoky Mountains | Bryson City | Cherokee NC
Great for families
4.9/5Exceptional! (65 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, skiing nearby, washer and dryer
Great time
"Last minute in the mountains - great time clean place close to everything in the area / Maggie Valley/ Casino/ River rafting etc"

Reviewed on Jun 22, 2021

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Spectacular Valley Views - Smoky Mountains | Bryson City | Cherokee NC
Creekside, Hot Tub, Playground, Firepit, Fireplace, WiFi, AC, EZ Access
Great for families
4.9/5Exceptional! (165 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, playground, skiing nearby, games and toys
Week in the mountains!
"My family of 8 had a great time in the this house. We loved the creek and the outside play area for the kids. I loved how close we where to restaurants and store plus it's a short drive to Cherokee!"

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2021

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Creekside, Hot Tub, Playground, Firepit, Fireplace, WiFi, AC, EZ Access
MV Country Club, EZ Paved Access, A/C, Hot Tub, Fireplace, Firepit, WIFi
Great for families
4.9/5Exceptional! (155 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, skiing nearby, extra beds/cribs, games and toys
Golf getaway vacation
"Property was perfect for friends to play golf & fish. Grilled NY Strip steaks on outdoor grill, enjoyed relaxing sore muscles & joints in hot tub and really appreciated the cooler mountain summer climate ! WiFi was very dependable so we could conduct business and stay in touch with families. Cabin ..."

Reviewed on Aug 4, 2021

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MV Country Club, EZ Paved Access, A/C, Hot Tub, Fireplace, Firepit, WIFi
Chestnut Waterfall Lodge on 450 Acre Exclusive Retreat with Hiking Trails & WiFI
Great for families
4.8/5Exceptional! (40 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, game room, skiing nearby, games and toys
Peaceful paradise!
"If you truly want to get away from it all and relax in a place of incredible beauty, this is the place for you! The lovely lodge is next to a roaring mountain river on a gorgeous piece of lushly wooded property. We loved sitting out on the covered porch in the comfortable rocking chairs listening ..."

Reviewed on Aug 10, 2021

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Chestnut Waterfall Lodge on 450 Acre Exclusive Retreat with Hiking Trails & WiFI
Over The Edge (near the Nantahala Outdoor Center) WiFi Hot Tub
Great for families
4.8/5Exceptional! (226 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, games and toys, washer and dryer
Breath taking view
"The view was stunning! Very nice cabin,. Enjoyed every moment."

Reviewed on Aug 30, 2021

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Over The Edge (near the Nantahala Outdoor Center) WiFi Hot Tub
Log Cabin, Rushing Creek, Hot Tub, Firepit, Wood Fireplace, WiFi, A/C
Great for families
4.8/5Exceptional! (157 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, playground, skiing nearby, games and toys
Beautiful Maggie Valley cabin
"Had a wonderful stay at the cabin. The creek in the back and the woods setting is very relaxing and serene. The cabin is very beautiful and had everything we could ever need. Check in and out is very smooth. Leslie is wonderful to work with. She responded very quickly to any questions or concerns. ..."

Reviewed on Sep 18, 2021

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Log Cabin, Rushing Creek, Hot Tub, Firepit, Wood Fireplace, WiFi, A/C
REDUCED NIGHTLY RATE! 5-STAR RATED SINCE 2007*NEW HOT TUB*BEST LOCATION!
Great for families
4.8/5Exceptional! (79 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, playground, skiing nearby, extra beds/cribs
Great spot!
"We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the Gardener's Cottage. The cottage was very clean and well supplied. Robyn was a wonderful host and was extremely responsive when we had questions. The cottage is roomy and the beds are comfortable. The back porch is really nice. A large table by the grill and a ..."

Reviewed on Sep 15, 2021

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REDUCED NIGHTLY RATE! 5-STAR RATED SINCE 2007*NEW HOT TUB*BEST LOCATION!
Troy's Treehouse:3 Kings, mtn views, pool table, 10 min to Polar Express and NOC
Great for families
4.8/5Exceptional! (135 reviews)
Families like: waterpark, kitchen, games and toys, washer and dryer
This cabin was absolutely gorgeous and clean upon arrival!
"We will definitely look into booking this cabin again in the future! Views were great & the home was beautiful ☺️"

Reviewed on Sep 15, 2021

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Troy's Treehouse:3 Kings, mtn views, pool table, 10 min to Polar Express and NOC
A Holiday Motel
Great for families
2 out of 5
3289 Soco Road, Maggie Valley, NC
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The price is $79 per night from Sep 27 to Sep 27
4.7/5Exceptional! (189 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, playground, laundry
Travelers say...
"Clean, neat, good location, easy motorcycle parking, friendly staff, great rate."

Reviewed on Sep 13, 2021

A Holiday Motel
Jonathan Creek Inn and Villas
Great for families
2 out of 5
4324 Soco Rd, Maggie Valley, NC
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The price is $99 per night from Sep 27 to Sep 27
4.6/5Exceptional! (666 reviews)
Families like: indoor pool, skiing nearby, laundry
Travelers say...
"Pleasant and beautiful. Old school keys. Beautiful creek and relaxing space outdoors."

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2021

Jonathan Creek Inn and Villas
Homestead on Private Stream, Hiking Trails, Hot Tub, Game Room & WiF
Great for families
4.6/5Exceptional! (48 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, game room, skiing nearby, games and toys
Family Vacation
"Everything was wonderful and just as advertised and then some! Highly recommend and we plan to return in the future."

Reviewed on Jul 23, 2021

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Homestead on Private Stream, Hiking Trails, Hot Tub, Game Room & WiF
Bay Mountain Inn
Great for families
2.5 out of 5
1455 Acquoni Road, Cherokee, NC
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The price is $70 per night from Sep 28 to Sep 28
4.4/5Wonderful! (992 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, laundry
Travelers say...
"Excellent staff and extremely clean!! Fantastic property, especially for the price!"

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2021

Bay Mountain Inn
Sleep Inn Bryson City - Cherokee Area
Great for families
2.5 out of 5
500 Veterans Blvd, Bryson City, NC
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The price is $110 per night from Sep 27 to Sep 27
4.4/5Excellent! (729 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, extra beds/cribs
Travelers say...
"The staff was great! And the rooms were so clean."

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2021

Sleep Inn Bryson City - Cherokee Area
Four Seasons Inn
Great for families
2 out of 5
4040 Soco Road, Highway 19, Maggie Valley, NC
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The price is $115 per night from Sep 27 to Sep 27
4.3/5Excellent! (465 reviews)
Families like: skiing nearby, free breakfast for the whole family, laundry
Travelers say...
"Very large room. Clean and up-to-date. Especially liked the balcony and rocking chairs overlooking the creek, as well as the areas with chairs and tables right on the creek."

Reviewed on Sep 11, 2021

Four Seasons Inn
Huge Home by Maggie Valley in Cataloochee Mountain Estates
Great for families
4/5Very Good! (73 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, game room, skiing nearby, games and toys
Daddy 75th Birthday
"We had a great time. The home was very nice but it needs minor repairs. The rail on the stairway was the most significant repair needed. Overall I have no complaints and we have the greatest memories to reflect on."

Reviewed on Aug 27, 2021

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Huge Home by Maggie Valley in Cataloochee Mountain Estates
Nantahala Village
Great for families
3 out of 5
9400 Highway 19 West, Bryson City, NC
The price is $93 per night from Sep 28 to Sep 28
4/5Very Good! (635 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, playground, game room, outdoor tennis court
Travelers say...
"Nice property. Really nice people. Had a wonderful room in the lodge that had a mountain view. Place had a beautiful bar downstairs, but unfortunately it was closed. No food except the sausage biscuits in the morning. There is a cool place across the street that has outdoor seating and good ..."

Reviewed on Sep 22, 2021

Nantahala Village
Waynesville Inn & Golf Club, Trademark Collection by Wyndham
Great for families
3 out of 5
176 Country Club Drive, Waynesville, NC
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The price is $109 per night from Sep 27 to Sep 27
3.7/5Good! (993 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, skiing nearby, extra beds/cribs
Travelers say...
"Love the rooms, need to weed flower beds, would like a restaurant beside tap room."

Reviewed on Aug 13, 2021

Waynesville Inn & Golf Club, Trademark Collection by Wyndham
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Where Should We Stay in Cherokee?

If you've been thinking about a vacation with your kids, Cherokee is a good choice. The entertainment, beautiful waterfalls, and museums are just a few things that make this an attractive vacation destination for families. Fly into Knoxville, TN (TYS-McGhee Tyson), which is located 43.9 mi (70.6 km) from the city center. Cherokee has 135 child-friendly hotels and other accommodations so you have a variety of choices when you're deciding where you'd like to stay.

Vacationing families have good things to say about these accommodations:

Allen's Retreat:luxury and Location, Mtn Views, 10 min to Polar Express and NOC - Offers in-room kitchens and a barbecue grill. Guests like the overall comfort at this cabin.

Troy's Treehouse:3 Kings, mtn Views, Pool Table, 10 min to Polar Express and NOC - Features in-room kitchens, an arcade, and a barbecue grill. This cabin is popular with guests for its comfy beds.

Sleep Inn Bryson City - Cherokee Area - Offers an outdoor pool, free parking, and free breakfast. Guests like the clean rooms and central location at this 2.5-star hotel.

Log Cabin, Mountainview, EZ Access, Playground, Fireplace, Firepit, Wifi, AC - Features in-room kitchens, free WiFi, and a barbecue grill. This cabin is popular with guests for its overall comfort.

When Should We Visit Cherokee?

You're probably hoping for good weather for your family trip. Use these tips to plan when to pack up the kids and head to Cherokee.

  • Hottest months: August, July, June, and September, with an average temperature of 83°F
  • Coldest months: January, February, December, and November, with an average temperature of 25°F
  • Driest months: October, April, November, and July, with an average rainfall of 4.06 inches
  • Rainiest months: January, March, February, and May, with an average rainfall of 4.87 inches

What Should We See and Do in Cherokee?

While you and your family are staying in Cherokee, you might want to visit some family-friendly attractions such as Oconaluftee Islands Park, Cherokee Bear Zoo, and Cherokee Welcome Center. Make sure you have lots of time for activities like Museum of the Cherokee Indian and Cherokee Mountainside Theatre.

Cherokee is also known for its:
  • Mountain views
  • Riverfront
  • Theater
  • Entertainment
  • Museums
  • Waterfalls

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