Best Cabins in Chattanooga, TN
Few settings have the ability to inspire rest and relaxation like spending time away in a log cabin. Ruby Falls, located in the scenic center of Lookout Mountain, just a few hours from Nashville, Atlanta, and Birmingham, provides the perfect historical landmark for a day or weekend trip; however, it can be tough to know where to stay when visiting a new city!
Chattanooga, having twice won Outdoor Magazine’s Best Towns contest, has no shortage of cabins and unique housing options to keep you cozy, safe, and in touch with nature on your visit. From modern treehouses and rustic cabins to tiny home villages, you’re sure to find somewhere to stay that will pique your interest!
The cabins listed below are not affiliated with Ruby Falls. Please use the links provided for reservations and questions regarding cabins.
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Chattanooga Vacation Rentals embodies the local spirit of Chattanooga. They offer cabin rentals and accommodations for groups ranging from 2-12 around the Chattanooga + Lookout Mountain, GA area.
Chattanooga Vacation Rental’s owners take great care to ensure that their cabins offer quality, clean space to retreat to. Amenities include stunning wooded views, enclosed porches, beautiful decks, rustic interiors, and modern amenities such as washers and dryers. Anyone of their 20 properties is sure to facilitate a relaxing vacation that you will not soon forget.
Drive time to Ruby Falls: Dependent on the property selected. Drive time from the Hunter’s Lodge (pictured above) is approximately 15 minutes.
Although it might not be what comes to mind when you think of a traditional cabin, tiny homes provide a welcome, and cost-efficient, alternative for couples, individuals, and small families! Live a Little Chatt’s beautiful tiny homes boast modern decor, exquisite views, and peaceful seclusion!
Check out their photo gallery for more photos of the breathtaking landscapes and quirky decor that have made Live a Little Chatt’s tiny homes a fan favorite!
Drive time to Ruby Falls: 10 minutes
Cottages in the Clouds was established and constructed in 2005 by husband and wife, Stan and Susie Gravitt. With five cabins and cottages to choose from, Cottages in the Clouds are sure to have a cabin to suit your needs.
Cottage in the Cloud’s cabins are available in a variety of sizes and options tailored to all different types of groups and travelers! Enjoy the scenic beauty, fabulous attractions, terrific variety of restaurants nearby, and the quiet serenity of the mountain.
Drive time to Ruby Falls: 25 minutes
Another unique alternative to traditional cabins and hotels, Treetop Hideaways has taken the treehouses you remember from your childhood and revamped them with an elegant spin! There are two unique treehouses available to rent. Each one includes a variety of amenities and each varies in style from the other. Many guests have talked about how much they enjoyed the experience of staying in a different treehouse for each visit!
Not sure about staying in a treehouse? Check out these testimonials from Treetop Hideaways former clients!
Drive time to Ruby Falls: 11 minutes
Just 15 minutes from Downtown Chattanooga, Lookout Mountain KOA provides a rustic escape. Nestled in 37 acres of beautiful Appalachian forests, KOA offers high-speed internet, ADA accessibility, dog parks, hiking, swimming, campfires, and newly-renovated restrooms! These cabin rentals are easily the most affordable of the list and maintain that classic "camping" feel.
Drive time to Ruby Falls: 26 minutes
Click here to view the full list of hotels included in the Ruby Falls network.