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Luxury Homes for Sale in Smoky Mountain Retreat, Waynesville, NC

The Smoky Mountain Retreat is a gated, award-winning enclave conveniently situated between Maggie Valley and Waynesville in North Carolina.

Known as one of the premier developments in the region, the suburb is waiting for homebuyers looking for a community that is secure and full of amenities. Smoky Mountain Retreat has a gated entrance on each side of the community and is considered a log cabin lover’s dream! Log homes in the neighborhood come in all sizes and price ranges, and there is something that’s sure to suit your taste, from a grand estate with layered mountain views to a smaller cabin on a private, wooded lot. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any more inquiries or need assistance regarding any Smoky Mountain Retreat homes for sale.

REFINED MOUNTAIN LIVING: Homes in Smoky Mountain Retreat feature breathtaking backdrops that offer lovely views of beautifully landscaped greenery. The mountain setting provides a natural charm that’s beautifully matched by the well-built residences throughout the community. If you’re looking to buy your dream mountain home, you’re sure to find a great spot for your family in this neighborhood.

PLENTY OF FUN ACTIVITIES: Outside the community’s gates, there is a wealth of opportunity for various pursuits. During the winter, residents take advantage of their community’s proximity to the Cataloochee Ski Area. Golf, shopping, live music, swimming, and the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, which features paths for hiking and biking, are just some things that may be enjoyed throughout the warm summer months. Whatever the season is, residents of Smoky Mountain Retreat will have lots of fun and exciting things to do in and around the area.

TOP-NOTCH AMENITIES: At Smoky Mountain Retreat, you’ll have access to various high-quality residential amenities. There is a 22-mile-wide paved road, city water, underground utilities, and a well-funded homeowners association. In addition, residents can visit the many nearby retail and dining establishments. The neighborhood also intends to construct new amenities, including playgrounds, a fitness center, and more.

Market Overview

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Homes in Smoky Mountain Retreat, Waynesville, NC

5 Real Estate Facts About Smoky Mountain Retreat Homes for Sale

  • The real estate market of Smoky Mountain Retreat consists of gorgeous single-family homes, cabins, and log homes.

  • Homes for sale are typically valued between $469,000 and $2.3 million, while the average sale price of properties in is $452,500.

  • Single-family homes in the area typically come with two to seven bedrooms with a one to five-bathroom setup.

  • The entry-level log homes come with a standard two-bedroom and one-bath configuration with lofts perfect for lounging and enjoying your morning coffee.

  • Smoky Mountain Retreat cabins feature three to four bedrooms with two or three baths and can accommodate up to sixteen people.

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Smoky Mountain Retreat, Waynesville, NC Map

Hickory Drive is the main thoroughfare to the Smoky Mountain Retreat community in North Carolina, which is connected to Camp Branch Road on its southern end.


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Things to do near Smoky Mountain Retreat, Waynesville, NC


Famous for its fried chicken, biscuits, and trademark sides, this fast-food restaurant brand has its roots in the South.

Allens Creek Park

Allens Creek Park was constructed using a grant from the North Carolina Parks and Recreation Trust Fund. Phase I included four multi-use fields and a.4-mile paved walking trail. Phase II included a playground, bathrooms, paved parking, and a snack stand.

Papa's and Beer

Stop by Papa's & Beer Mexican Restaurant, voted Asheville, North Carolina's Best Mexican Restaurant by Mountain Express, for a delicious meal and large servings at low pricing for genuine Mexican food.

Laurel Ridge Pool

Teenage Summer Recreation Summer camps are available annually for kids aged 6-13. In addition to swimming, games, fun, and learning, your child or grandchild can take advantage of golf and tennis instruction with their pros.


Schools near Smoky Mountain Retreat, Waynesville, NC

School NameGradesAdmission
Hazelwood Elementary SchoolPK - 5Public
Waynesville Middle School6 - 8Public
Tuscola High School9 - 12Public