Cabin rentals turn out to be much cheaper than expensive hotel rooms. Selection of lodging is an important decision for the family when planning a vacation. Renting the vacation homes is much better these days as it saves good money and eliminates the need to rent several hotel rooms. These vacation homes offer more fun for the entire family and groups can stay comfortably while staying together throughout the day. Hotels do not offer as much privacy as cabin homes. You will have no noisy neighbors or hear slamming doors. There will also be no need to step out for meals. You can cook in the cabin kitchen anytime you want thus saving yourself from a hefty food expense. Enjoy the private hot tubs instead of using a pool shared by other guests.
The best thing about renting a cabin is that it is like a home away from home. You do not have to get up n the morning to leave the rooms for the maids to clean. There is ample room for all to move around easily and relax. Cabin rentals also have the lush interiors where all can feel special. The living rooms have the large screen TVs and leather seating to make movie time more enjoyable. Some properties are situated over many acres and have their own walking trails. If you like hiking you need to rent one with its own private trail.
When you are traveling with a party of 5-8 people, it is better to look for cabin rentals. A family vacation is important, so all can bond together well. Look for spots where you can rent a cabin. Places with smaller crowds, no long lines or schedules and a bigger fun factor are preferable. The Smoky Mountains of Tennessee, The North Carolina Crystal Coast Beach, and The Blue Ridge Mountains will serve to be your better choice.
At the Smokey Mountains, you can enjoy mountain trails, starry nights, and guitar picking. The Smoky Mountains of Tennessee offer an adventurous experience with no traffic jams. You will enjoy the hiking, biking and riding trails that go through emerald-blue forests. Kids like horse painting, rodeo, and treasure hunting while you can enjoy trail rodeos and square dancing. Whitewater rafting is a popular sport at the Smokey Mountains while the cattle drive will be a new experience. Enjoy folk music and visit the local markets to learn more about the old stories of the area. For a ranch holiday, it will be a perfect choice.
If you like fishing and surfing, the Crystal Coast will be an ideal alternative. Spend time with the family at the Atlantic Beach, Emerald Isle and Pine Knoll Shores. There are no crowds, so you can have a relaxing time. While you are there visit Beaufort, and Morehead City the Southern Outer Banks coast. You and your family can learn to sail and build boats there. Plenty of fishing, kayaking, surfing, scuba diving, shelling, makes this a great spot for water sports lovers. Atlantic Beach has an aquarium that kids love to explore. Do not forget to visit the barrier islands of Cape Lookout National Seashore which is known for its wild beauty. A 3-mile boat ride will take you there. Do not forget to take your food and drinks along. Here you will find threatened species of plants and animals such as Sea Beach Amaranth, Piping Plover, and Loggerhead sea turtle. At the Shackleford Banks Island it is exciting to watch wild horses roaming around free.
If you like mountain music, wineries and farms visit the Blue Ridge Mountains in North Georgia. You can find many concerts, antique shops, and water sports to keep the entire family busy all day long. Fly-fishing, white water rafting, tubing, and boating are popular here. Visitors like to go hiking, horseback riding and mountain bicycling. The area is amusingly quiet and offers a grand vacation. The cabin rentals are designed for the travelers and have all you may need for the stay. All you take with you is groceries. The decks of the cabin rentals offer marvelous views. Some are located on the banks of lakes and rivers, so you can throw your bait from the deck.
There are many shops in downtown Blue Ridge that offer seasonal delights. Kids will like the freshly baked goodies at the local stores. Petting animals at the local petting zoos will make for a unique experience. Museums of the area showcase the Appalachian culture and are often a site for local events. There are many antique stores where you can buy Appalachian quilts, decorative accessories and artworks. Your wife is sure to spend a lot of time shopping. The kid’s theater and the treasure hunting serve as a great draw for kids. North Georgia offers a lot for tourist of all ages. The Blue Ridge Mountains and Ellijay are year-round vacation spots that are worth a visit.
I am Kevin Young who loves to write and loves to travel. My extensive travels are well documented, and I make a point to regularly write about them on various blogs.He currently lives in Ellijay, Georgia and is blogging on Sliding Rock Cabins.