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Camp in the Great Smoky Mountains
by the Tuckasegee River
~Open all Year~

Cabins on the River

Don't have a camper?

Rent a fully furnished camper with a riverside view!

2018 Rates Per Night
Cabins on the River
NightlyHoliday NightWeeklyHoliday Weekly
A23 (sleeps 6)$150*$175$750*$875*
A-24 (sleeps 4)$100*$125$500*$625*
A-26 (sleeps 4)$100*$125$500*$625*
Large A-27 (sleeps 7-8)$175$200$875$1000

A-23 comes with a bedroom with queen size bed, folding bunk beds and couch with fold out bed. Has a full-size bathroom, covered deck over the river and a great kitchen. The unit can sleep, 6 people.

NO PETS in RV rentals.

• $150/night (2-night minimum)

• $750/week • $175/holiday night (3-night minimum)

• $875/holiday week (tax is additional)

• $75 Cleaning Deposit

Honeymooners Cottage A-24 – Beautiful cottage on the river! You have a wonderful covered front porch with a swing and rocking chairs. This unit can sleep 4 people it offers a queen bed and couch that pulls out a full bed. It also comes with a 32” flat screen TV with cable, has a full bathroom, a covered deck on back with refrigerator, sinks and stove top. There is also a fishing dock with a propane grill.

This unit is handicap accessible. Perfect getaway for couples wanting to relax.


• $100/night (2-night minimum)

• $500/week • $125/holiday night (3-night minimum)

• $625/holiday week (tax is additional)

• $100 Cleaning Deposit

The Bear Cottage A-26 comes with one a queen bed a futon that folds out to full a bed so it can sleep 4.  Has a bathroom with stand up shower, direct TV, covered deck over the river, ac, refrigerator, sink, dishes and utensils for 4.  There is a propane grill outside but no stove in this unit.  It also has a microwave, toaster & coffee maker.

• $100/night (2-night minimum)

• $500/week • $125/holiday night (3-night minimum)

• $625/holiday week (tax is additional)

• $100 Cleaning Deposit

The Family Retreat A-27 sleeps 7-8 comfortably with a queen-size bed, a twin-size bed, a full-size bed, a couch, which makes into a full-size bed, and a couch a child can sleep on. It has a large full kitchen with dining table and game area, separate TV room, sitting area in the foyer, cable TV, A/C, and heat. It has a covered porch; and a covered deck overlooking the river with outdoor seating, a swing, and a gas grill. We supply all the linens, dishes, silverware, cookware and utensils. All you need to bring is towels, extra paper towels, and toilet paper.

NO PETS in RV rentals.

• $175/night (2 night minimum)

• $875/week • $200 /holiday night (3 night minimum)

• $1000/holiday week (tax is additional)

• $100 Cleaning Deposit

​– Cleaning fees are due at time of check. We will hold a credit card on file. Upon checkout, an inspection will be performed and if the unit cleans your credit card will not be charged and removed from our system. A credit card is required to be on file during your stay.

– Plus tax on daily and weekly stays.

– No refunds for holiday reservations.

– RV rentals based on 2 people & $10.00 extra per person per night . Nov.1-April 30.

– No pets allowed in RV rentals.

– Monthly rates are available. Call for more information.

– November 1- April 30: Two-night minimum stays accepted – $75/night (excludes holidays). Includes linens, dishes, silverware & kitchen utensils.

Space is available for one car at your cabin, RV
rental or campsite. Overflow parking available.
Your visitors are always welcome as long as they
register with the campground office, and leave by 10 pm. As a registered guest,
you are responsible for the conduct of your visitors.
Rates & policies subject to change without notice.
Check in at the Ela Campground Country Store

Check at 2 pm: Check out by 11 am

Quiet time 10 pm – 9 am

All utilities included

All cabins and rentals must be a 2-night minimum.

Occupancy price is based on 2 people per night, there is a $5 extra Charge per person, per night for Camping Cabins, Tents, RV’s, Pop-ups.

$10 extra per person, per night in Our RV Rentals & Deluxe Cabins *plus tax, 2-night minimum.

Holiday rates are nonrefundable and must be paid at the time of booking.


Call 828-488-2410


Campground with Satellite
Campground with Satellite




Heat & A/C
Half-size refrigerator
Cable TV
Seating area
Covered porch
Picnic table


Trout fishing
Rafting, kayaking
Mountain biking
Hiking and waterfalls
Scenic drives
Cherokee Indian Reservation
Great Smoky Mountains Railroad


Campground with Satellite