Superb Yurt Rental near Great Smoky Mountains in Graham County, North Carolina

Yurt in Robbinsville, NC

2 guests

4.9
4 reviews

This superb yurt rental is located near the Great Smoky Mountains in Graham County, North Carolina, and accommodates two guests. Perfect for a romantic retreat, the yurt has an intimate 15-foot central room that offers one double-size bed. While there are hot showers inside the full public bathrooms located in the gymnasium, guests will also find a convenient and clean port-a-potty directly outside the yurt. For added security and privacy, there is a lock on the yurt door. Towels and bed linens are provided, as well as soaps, shampoos, and toilet paper.

With several windows that let in the bright, natural sunlight and a dome at the top that offers views of starry night skies, guests will find seclusion and relaxation at this yurt accommodation. This yurt, which does not have electricity or TV's, allows guests to disconnect from their devices and reconnect with nature. There is, however, Wi-Fi in the main office.

Outside, the yurt is surrounded by woodlands and sits upon a three-foot high platform above a grassy lawn, with a staircase leading down. Nearby, there is a firepit area where guests can roast marshmallows as well as a picnic area that offers a place to dine outside and have dinner al fresco. Parking is available directly next to the yurt. The property also provides extra amenities for guests to use, including an outdoor labyrinth, a tennis court, and a covered communal dining area. There are even group picnic areas with barbecue grills and fire pits, a volleyball net, gymnasium, basketball court, and even a hammock post for afternoon naps.

This property offers various on-site amenities, including a gymnasium that can be utilized as a conference center. Other amenities include an outdoor labyrinth, a tennis court, and volleyball nets for guests seeking some outdoor activities with the family. There is also a covered communal dining area, a picnic area with tables and barbecues, and a fire pit for guests to gather around to keep warm on chilly nights in the higher mountain elevation. Wi-Fi is only available in the main office.

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Features and services

Most popular features

  • Wi-Fi/Internet

  • National Park

  • Heating

  • Swimming

  • Fishing

  • Wildlife watching

  • Water sports

  • barbecue

    Shared Barbecue

  • Spa

  • Bathroom

  • Parking

  • Fire pit

  • Deck/Patio

  • kayak

    Kayaking/Canoeing

  • Horseback riding

  • Cafe

  • Game room

  • Shower

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Where you will stay

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Robbinsville, North Carolina

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Scenic views
  • Great Smoky Mountains National Park
    1 miles straight-line distance
    2 kilometers straight-line distance

This secluded property sits on 30 acres of a private sanctuary and is surrounded by the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. The Nantahala National Forest and the town of Robbinsville, where visitors will find outdoor activities, local attractions, grocery stores, and everything they need for a comfortable stay, are also within easy reach. Guests will be able to explore the Fontana Dam, the Joyce Kilmer Memorial Forest, Fontana Lake, Yellow Creek Falls, Lake Santeetlah, Cherohala Skyway, and the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, as well as superb hiking trails, including the famous Appalachian Trail. Guests are also just minutes away from the Tail of the Dragon.

The nearest major airport is McGhee Tyson, which is located just under a two-hour drive from the property.
Activities near Robbinsville
  • Swimming

  • Water sports

  • Horseback riding

  • Biking

  • kayak

    Kayaking/Canoeing

  • kayak

    Whitewater rafting

  • surf-board

    Stand-up paddleboarding

  • zip-lining

    Zip-lining

  • Fishing

  • Boating/Sailing

  • Meditation

  • Yoga

  • Wildlife watching

  • Tennis

This area of North Carolina, which borders Tennessee, has an abundance of activities for visitors. Guests are just minutes from the Tail of the Dragon, the Smoky Mountains National Park, Fontana Dam, and Joyce Kilmer Memorial Forest, where visitors can find numerous hiking trails and watersports activities.

For thrillseekers, there is whitewater rafting at the Tuckasegee River and kayaking at Lake Fontana, where there are guided paddling tours and zip-lining tours with the Nantahala Outdoor Center. Lake Fontana and Lake Santeetlah also offer boating, swimming, fishing, and stand-up paddleboarding.

Visitors can rent mountain bikes for riding along the Tsali Trail system or Flint Ridge Trail. There is also the famous Great Smoky Mountain Railroad passenger train that offers stunning views of the picturesque Nantahala River and winds its way through river gorges, valleys, and carved mountain tunnels. Yellow Creek Falls is a must-see waterfall and the Cherohala Skyway is one of the most scenic byways in the US.
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Property reviews

4.9 overall rating
Overall experience
5.0
Cleanliness
4.8
Activities
4.5
Nature surroundings
5.0
Uniqueness
5.0
Comfort
4.8
4 Reviews

Things to know

Arrival and departure

  • Check-in: Flexible

  • Check-out: Flexible

House rules

  • No pets allowed

  • No smoking

  • No parties

  • No events

  • Some spaces are shared

Cancellation policy

Moderate

Free cancellation available up to 5 days before check-in day

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Additional info

Pets are not permitted and there is no smoking inside the buildings or yurts.

Taxes and fees are subject to change.

Cellular phone service is not available in the area, however, there is WIFI and a landline available for emergencies, in the main area.

Provisions should be purchased before arrival, as the nearest grocery store is a 25-minute drive away.

We offer coffee and tea in the mornings from 8 - 10 AM.
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