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Best Cherokee Family Hotels

Waynesville Beautiful Craftman Home ON Quiet 2 Acres With Awesome Mountain Views
Great for families
5/5Exceptional! (52 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, skiing nearby, games and toys, washer and dryer
It was a good mountain adventure

"Where the property is located is convenient to many different places in the smokey mountains. Canton is close on the east and wanynesville is west. Both about 10 to 15 minutes away. Canton have a wonderful place to walk. We were close to Maggie valley, Cherokee, Bryson city on the west side and Asheville ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 20, 2020

Waynesville Beautiful Craftman Home ON Quiet 2 Acres With Awesome Mountain Views
Luxurious Mountain Retreat for the Discerning Traveler
Great for families
4.9/5Exceptional! (96 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, skiing nearby, washer and dryer
Relaxing getaway

"We spent 5 wonderful nights at the Guest House. It was a great place to take our two young children and small dog during the pandemic. The gated deck and creek were a hit, and the house was spacious and comfortable for our family. Peg welcomed us with a personal note and bottle of wine. It was also ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 29, 2020

Luxurious Mountain Retreat for the Discerning Traveler
Private Mountain Cabin With Loft/hot Tub/stream and pet Friendly
Great for families
4.9/5Exceptional! (109 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, skiing nearby, games and toys
Another blessed visit

"There are so many reasons we keep staying here every time we come to visit family. We just can't say enough positive about the property and the wonderful owners! I think anyone who stays here will be as blessed as we are for the opportunity."…"

Reviewed on Jul 19, 2020

Private Mountain Cabin With Loft/hot Tub/stream and pet Friendly
Creekside, Hot Tub, Playground, Firepit, Fireplace, Wifi, AC, EZ Access
Great for families
4.9/5Exceptional! (182 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, skiing nearby, games and toys, washer and dryer
Great for young children

"The house is great. The bedrooms are roomy and the beds are comfortable. The creek was perfect for our young grandchildren to explore. The grounds feel private but there are neighbors relatively close."…"

Reviewed on Jul 25, 2020

Creekside, Hot Tub, Playground, Firepit, Fireplace, Wifi, AC, EZ Access
Log Cabin, Mountain View, EZ Access, Playground, Fireplace, Firepit, Wifi, AC
Great for families
4.9/5Exceptional! (126 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, skiing nearby, extra beds/cribs, games and toys
Beautiful cabin

"Neighbors are friendly"…"

Reviewed on Jul 2, 2020

Log Cabin, Mountain View, EZ Access, Playground, Fireplace, Firepit, Wifi, AC
Spectacular Valley Views - Smoky Mountains Bryson City Cherokee NC
Great for families
4.9/5Exceptional! (60 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, skiing nearby, washer and dryer
Perfect!

"This place is in the perfect location, very private and wonderful views from the balcony. We explored the neighboring towns a little and took at hike near Cherokee. Close enough to gatlinburg to go over there if there’s something you want to see, but we preferred this area to the times we’ve stayed ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 7, 2020

Spectacular Valley Views - Smoky Mountains Bryson City Cherokee NC
$50 OFF Nightly Rate!!! 5-star Rated Since 2007new HOT Tubbest Location!
Great for families
4.9/5Exceptional! (98 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, skiing nearby, extra beds/cribs, games and toys
Nice place for a small group

"Communication with the owner was great. House was easy to find and easy to get to. The living room and kitchen/dining table were not big enough to accommodate 6 adults comfortably but we fully enjoyed the huge deck and outdoor sitting areas. The outside was exceptional."…"

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2020

$50 OFF Nightly Rate!!! 5-star Rated Since 2007new HOT Tubbest Location!
MV Country Club, EZ Paved Access, A/c, Hot Tub, Fireplace, Firepit, Wifi
Great for families
4.8/5Exceptional! (167 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, skiing nearby, extra beds/cribs, games and toys
Pleasant stay

"We had a great time here. Hot tub is great. Bed was comfortable and great location. Kitchen could use some updating but was adequate. Driveway is a little difficult for motorcycle and full size truck due to sharp curve, but we managed."…"

Reviewed on Aug 8, 2020

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! (41 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, game room, skiing nearby, games and toys
Very nice cabin

"This is a very nice cabin located in a pristine area of North Carolina. The property managers were very nice and attentive to our needs."…"

Reviewed on Aug 9, 2020

Chestnut Waterfall Lodge on 450 Acre Exclusive Retreat With Hiking Trails & Wifi
Troy's Treehouse:3 Kings, mtn Views, Pool Table, 10 min to Polar Express and NOC
Great for families
4.8/5Exceptional! (116 reviews)
Families like: waterpark, kitchen, games and toys, washer and dryer
Quick getaway

"We had a wonderful stay! The cabin was perfect- the hot tub and pool table were a hit with my kids! The coffee shop at the end of the road was perfect! We hiked, tubed the lake, and water water rafted! Adorable town! Thanks for the mountain memories!"…"

Reviewed on Aug 7, 2020

Troy's Treehouse:3 Kings, mtn Views, Pool Table, 10 min to Polar Express and NOC
Log Cabin, Rushing Creek, Hot Tub, Firepit, Wood Fireplace, Wifi, A/C
Great for families
4.8/5Exceptional! (235 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, skiing nearby, games and toys, washer and dryer
Awesome property!

"What a great weekend we had. This cabin is great - it's beautiful, well maintained, great location, and has everything you could possibly need - and then more."…"

Reviewed on Jul 9, 2020

Log Cabin, Rushing Creek, Hot Tub, Firepit, Wood Fireplace, Wifi, A/C
Homestead on Private Stream, Hiking Trails, Hot Tub, Game Room & WiF
Great for families
4.8/5Exceptional! (43 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, game room, skiing nearby, games and toys
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Reviewed on Jul 24, 2020

Homestead on Private Stream, Hiking Trails, Hot Tub, Game Room & WiF
A Holiday Motel
Great for families
2 out of 5
3289 Soco Road, Maggie Valley, NC
The price is $78 per night
4.6/5Exceptional! (164 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, playground, extra beds/cribs, laundry
Travelers say...

"Very clean, maintained, cared for property. It’s clear the owners take pride in their Motel and work to make it a place one can feel comfortable. Keep in mind, this is an older property, so if you need a space with a lot of outlets, you’ll need to plan ahead."…"

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2020

A Holiday Motel
Jonathan Creek Inn and Villas
Great for families
2 out of 5
4324 Soco Rd, Maggie Valley, NC
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $79 per night
4.6/5Exceptional! (536 reviews)
Families like: indoor pool, skiing nearby, extra beds/cribs, laundry
Travelers say...

"It was very nice and cozy the front desk people was very nice"…"

Reviewed on Jul 13, 2020

Jonathan Creek Inn and Villas
Sleep Inn Bryson City - Cherokee Area
Great for families
2.5 out of 5
500 Veterans Blvd, Bryson City, NC
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $80 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (615 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, extra beds/cribs
Travelers say...

"The room was nice, clean and quiet. We stayed only one night, my 13 old daughter enjoyed the pool. The breakfast was limited due to Covid19, but it was not bad."…"

Reviewed on Jul 12, 2020

Sleep Inn Bryson City - Cherokee Area
Huge Home by Maggie Valley in Cataloochee Mountain Estates
Great for families
4.1/5Very Good! (64 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, game room, skiing nearby, extra beds/cribs
Guys golf trip

"We had 15 guys stay Here for our weekend golf trip. The house was big enough to hold us and we had a blast. The only problem was the WiFi didn’t work very well, only 1-2 devices could even log on at a time and the service still wasn’t good when your on. The house was really comfy, and plenty of room ..."…"

Reviewed on Jun 17, 2020

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 $249 per night
3.9/5Very Good! (519 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, playground, game room, outdoor tennis court
Travelers say...

"This is an excellent place to stay, and my wife and I will certainly be coming back. The fireplace suite was cozy and much larger than your typical hotel room. The grounds are beautiful as well as the pool. Everyone was very welcoming, including the owner Constantune. Definitely visit!"…"

Reviewed on Jul 23, 2020

Nantahala Village
The Waynesville Inn Golf Resort and Spa
Great for families
3 out of 5
176 Country Club Drive, Waynesville, NC
The price is $105 per night
3.7/5Good! (993 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, skiing nearby, extra beds/cribs, free breakfast for the whole family
Travelers say...

"We always enjoy our stay and the views are wonderful there. I just rate lower this time because we got two packs of decaf for coffee and one of the utensil packs was open. Not fun wanting coffee in the morning and only finding decaf."…"

Reviewed on Aug 4, 2020

The Waynesville Inn Golf Resort and Spa
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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

Frequently asked questions

What's Cherokee like for family-friendly vacations?
The destination of Cherokee is a great choice if you’ve been thinking about a vacation with your kids. The entertainment, beautiful waterfalls, and museums are just a few things that make this an attractive vacation spot for families. Fly into McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS), which is located 43.9 mi (70.6 km) from the center of Cherokee.
What's the best accommodation for a family vacation to Cherokee?
Nantahala Village is a top 3-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features an outdoor tennis court and laundry facilities. Huge Home by Maggie Valley in Cataloochee Mountain Estates is another choice for your family trip.
How many family-friendly hotels are there in Cherokee?
Expedia has 102 hotels in Cherokee that are rated for being family-friendly.
What's the weather like in Cherokee?
The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 70°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 40°F. Average annual rainfall for Cherokee is 54 inches.
What's there to see and do with your family in Cherokee?
While you are vacationing in Cherokee, you and the family might want to see interesting spots such as Great Smoky Mountains National Park and Great Smoky Mountains Railroad. Make sure you have plenty of time to take in activities in the area like Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies, Gatlinburg Sky Lift, and Cataloochee Ski Area.

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