Visit Cherokee, NC While Staying with Aunt Bug's Cabin Rentals

Harrah's Cherokee CasinoCherokee, NC is located at the entrance to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, just a short trip over the mountain from Gatlinburg. A visit to Cherokee, NC makes for a perfect day trip when you are staying in an Aunt Bug’s cabin. Our lodging close to Cherokee, NC is perfect for your stay! The staff at Aunt Bug’s Cabin Rentals can provide plenty of recommendations on how to spend a day in this unique area.

Cherokee, NC has a culture completely different than anything you’ve ever experience; it is home to the headquarters of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians. The area mixes historic Cherokee heritage and modern fun.

You can soak in the culture at the Museum of the Cherokee Indian, swim in the Oconaluftee River, explore the Cherokee Botanical Garden and Nature Trail, hike the trail to Mount Guyot but the biggest attraction of the area is Harrah’s Cherokee Casino.

Built in 1995, Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort has 150,000 feet of gaming with traditional slot games, video poker and live table games such as Blackjack, Craps and Roulette. If gambling isn’t your thing Harrah’s Cherokee Casino also hosts a variety of music concerts; this year Alice in Chains, Dolly Parton and Chicago are all set to perform in the Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort Event Center. The dining at Harrah’s Cherokee Casino is worth the trip alone with everything from casual, buffet and upscale options. There are other activities such as Harrah’s Cherokee Golf at Sequoyah, spa services at the Mandara Spa, shopping as well as both an indoor and outdoor pool.

Attractions for kids in Cherokee, NC include Cherokee Bear Zoo, Chief Saunooke Bear Park, and Santa’s Land.

If you are looking for vacation lodging close to Cherokee, NC look no further than Aunt Bug’s Cabin Rentals. Aunt Bug’s will help you navigate Cherokee and will set you up in the vacation rental of your dreams in the Smokies.