Planning a wedding is all about compromise. But what can you do if one of you wants an intimate wedding held in the beautiful natural setting of the Smokies? And the other simply doesn’t want to skimp on luxury? Enter Gatlinburg Mansion. This mountain cabin is a 14-bedroom luxury cabin that can sleep, forty-four people. And boasts breathtaking views of the Great Smoky Mountains. It’s the perfect place to say “I do” in a unique and beautiful setting — no compromise required.
Read on to learn all about Gatlinburg Mansion and what makes Smoky Mountain cabin weddings so special. Further, consider hiring a professional Knoxville wedding photographer who can help you remember every detail of your big day for the rest of your life.
If you simply can’t imagine spending your wedding day without breathing in the fresh mountain air, you’ve probably considered a cabin wedding in the Smokies. Gatlinburg Mansion is one of the most beautiful wedding cabins in Gatlinburg. It is only located just over an hour outside Knoxville, making it a convenient place for a nearby escape.
Gatlinburg Mansion a quick drive to Greenbrier in the Smokies. Greenbrier is a secluded location and offers plentiful photography locations. It is one of the few permitted wedding locations inside The Great Smoky Mountains National Park. In fact, there are three wedding locations, such as Greenbrier #1, Greenbrier #2, and the picnic pavilion. If you get married at Gatlinburg Mansion, pop on over to Greenbrier to get photos in your wedding outfit! Just bring along your permitted Smoky Mountain Photographer!
The three-story Gatlinburg Mansion features a spacious covered outdoor deck that’s perfect for exchanging vows. The high, angled ceiling makes it ideal for hosting a ceremony. The high ceilings showcase the radiant blue sky and stunning foliage surrounding the Smokies in the distance. You can even pull up a few wooden rocking chairs to help loved ones enjoy your wedding in comfort. This offers a touch of rustic elegance. For those looking for even more space, the lower-level patio offers another convenient spot for a ceremony against a backdrop of lush, green trees.
After the ceremony is complete, celebrate with family and friends in the enormous dining area. The dining area features long tables ideal for a relaxed, intimate dinner and plenty of space for dancing until dawn. Or, if a slowed-down event is more your speed, enjoy a calming cocktail hour nestled beside the outdoor fire pit. Or gather for hors d’oeuvres by the crackling fireplace in the wide-open living area. Feel free to go ahead and celebrate exactly how you want. This hideaway cabin is spacious and versatile. These are two of the reasons why Gatlinburg Mansion is one of the best large cabin rentals for weddings in the Smokies.
Once you’ve kicked off your dancing shoes, it’s time to sleep. With 14 bedrooms, Gatlinburg Mansion is perfect for intimate wedding parties. Each bedroom boasts a king-size bed, its own bathroom, sweeping mountain views, and a 43″ flat-screen TV. Four of these rooms also contain queen-size bunk beds. Additionally, all bedrooms feature their own gas fireplaces and deck access for an additional touch of luxury.
With showers and hair dryers in every bathroom, your guests won’t have to worry about how they can look their best on your special day. And you won’t need to worry about everyone getting home safe after the wedding. Gatlinburg Mansion is the perfect place to ensure that you, your loved one, and up to 42 more of your friends and family will have just as memorable and luxurious a time at your wedding as you do.
What’s a rustic cabin wedding without a couple of perks? Guests can enjoy movie night in the cabin’s 35-seat home theater. If your family or friends love a little friendly competition, you can’t beat the offerings in the two-game rooms. The game rooms feature tables for pool, poker, air hockey, and foosball, as well as a wide variety of board games and arcade games. Those looking for quiet relaxation can also peruse the range of books. The books are for readers of all ages. Books are best read on Gatlinburg Manions’s many decks and porches.
The most special amenities Gatlinburg Mansion features are the ones that take advantage of everything the Smokies have to offer. The expansive lower-level patio features a fire pit that’s perfect for roasting marshmallows. Sipping cocktails, or even just stargazing are perfect options for the patio as well. Just beyond the fire pit are two side-by-side hot tubs look out directly over a stunning view of the Smokies. This allows you to enjoy everything the great outdoors have to offer without leaving the comfort of your cabin.
With its special blend of natural beauty and timeless elegance, Gatlinburg Mansion offers couples the opportunity to spend their wedding weekend relaxing and having fun. There is no time to stress about the details. If you’re looking for a rustic yet luxurious place, Gatlinburg Mansion may just be the perfect place for you.
Erin Morrison Photography
I love what I do. I love seeing couples take the next step in their life together. With over 8 years of experience under my belt, I have all the expertise I need to capture every special moment on your big day. Getting married at Gatlinburg Mansion requires a photographer who can capture the beauty of the Smokies in a variety of natural light conditions. And, as one of the few photographers permitted to photograph in The Great Smoky Mountain National Park, I’m an expert in capturing the majesty of the mountains without letting them upstage my clients.
If you’re looking for a small, elegant wedding, you need a photographer who can capture all the details — from the look in your eyes when you exchange rings to the quiet intimacy of your first dance as a married couple. Want to see more of my work? Take a look at my portfolio and don’t hesitate to contact me if you have any questions.