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4 Ways to Spend a Rainy Day in Your Gatlinburg Cabin

woman outside in the rain
September 23, 2014

Although a rainy day during your Smoky Mountain vacation may not exactly sound appealing, you can make the most of it enjoying the time in your cabin. With these four ways to spend a rainy day in your Gatlinburg cabin, it may actually turn out to be the best part of your trip!
(See Also: 5 Tips for an Awesome Family Vacation in Gatlinburg)
1. Simply Relax and Enjoy the Scenery
A rainy day in Gatlinburg provides the opportunity to kick back in your cabin, whether it is sleeping in late with the relaxing sound of raindrops hitting the roof, or reading a favorite book on the porch. Take advantage of this rare time to simply relax and enjoy the gorgeous scenery surrounding your cabin. Follow the link to check out our wonderful collection of Gatlinburg cabins with mountain views.
2. Catch up on the Latest Movies and TV Shows
A rainy day can provide the perfect time to catch a movie or enjoy some TV. Most cabins feature a HD television with DVD player, so be sure to bring some of your favorite movies along when packing for vacation! With the rain falling and a fire in your cabin’s gas fireplace, just imagine cuddling up with someone special in front of the television.
3. Take a Soak in the Hot Tub
Nearly every cabin has a hot tub, many of which are situated on a covered deck. Whether you have spent days hiking in the Great Smoky Mountains or just arrived in Gatlinburg, the hot tub is sure to melt your stress away. It doesn’t get much better than soaking in the tub while watching the rain fall over the beautiful mountain vistas.


4. Challenge a Family Member to a Game
Many cabins come with an awesome game room, with some featuring everything from air hockeyand bumper pool to foosball. If you feel like the rain is spoiling your fun, make it a game day! Visit our Gatlinburg cabins with game rooms page to learn more about all of our in-cabin entertainment.
With all these fun activities to enjoy, there is plenty to do on a rainy day in your Gatlinburg cabin. As a matter of fact, if the next day is sunny, you might find that you just want another day in the cabin!