One of the most wonderful ways a family can spend their spring break is being nestled away in a lovely Gatlinburg cabin. Enjoy a nice family hike during the spring while viewing the flowers and foliage blooming. From the gorgeous Smoky Mountains to plentiful dining and shopping, there is so much to see and do during spring break in Gatlinburg.
The “Strip” in Gatlinburg is home to many attractions, shops and restaurants. Ripley’s Believe it or Not Museum, the Ripley’s Aquarium and the Ripley’s Haunted Mansion along with the miniature golf courses are all fun places for the family to visit. For lunch, there are sit down restaurants and plenty of fast food chains to enjoy. Everyone should try Fannie Farkle’s homemade corn dogs and fun arcade.
Gatlinburg cabin rentals are the perfect place for family vacations. Cabin rentals come in all sizes and budgets to fit your needs. Cabins range from one bedroom to nine and have various amenities such as fireplaces, a Jacuzzi, showers, sinks, televisions and DVD access. Nice, large windows allow for a beautiful view of the Smoky Mountains, flowers and lovely foliage.
One of the most popular family attractions is Dollywood, home of Dolly Parton’s family amusement park. Dollywood opens March 23, 2013 in plenty of time for spring break. Dollywood is home of the famous Thunderhead wooden roller coaster as well as the Mystery Mine and Tennessee Tornado. The Demolition Derby and Lemon Twist are fun for the entire family. Take a stroll through the various shops of handmade crafts, apparel and furniture. Families can see all kinds of items made by the blacksmith, at the woodcarving shop or the famous glass blower. The never-ending concession stands filled with funnel cakes, kettle corn and other park favorites will put a smile on everyone’s face. Dollywood is not just entertainment, it is good family entertainment. Some of the best musicians come to play classic rock, country, bluegrass and Southern gospel music.
Renting a Gatlinburg cabin can make the entire trip fun for the family. When you make a reservation for spring break, check to see if the cabin company offers a discount or if they have coupons for some of the places to go and see in Gatlinburg. Many cabin companies work with entertainment companies to help promote their business. Ask the cabin rental company what they provide in the cabin and what you might need to bring yourself. You may want to take additional towels, bedding or chairs. If you have a pet, ask for a pet friendly cabin.
The bottom line is that you can find a nice family cabin in Gatlinburg to enjoy a relaxing spring break vacation for the entire family.