Nestled in the heart of the Great Smoky Mountains of Bryson City, NC , Nantahala Village is the ideal North Carolina vacation destination – perfect for romantic getaways, family vacations, weddings, and group events. Choose from a variety of lodging options including well-appointed Lodge rooms, suites, and cozy rental cabins – many have hot tubs and some have fireplaces too. With onsite dining and activities you never need to leave the property. Should you wish to explore this beautiful Smoky Mountain area, there are whitewater rafting outfitters, zip-lines, miles of hiking and biking trails, and premier trout streams just minutes away. Or test your engines on the Tail of the Dragon, Cherohala Skyway or many other nearby scenic mountain roads. Visit the towns of Bryson City and Cherokee for authentic handcrafts and historic experiences.