Basecamp Smoky Mountains: Your Ultimate Nature Retreat

Disconnect. Reconnect.


Be present in your new world of calm, quiet, wild, free.


Unplug and unwind—find peace with every breath at Disconnect.


With yourself - body, mind and spirit

Why Choose Basecamp Nature Retreat?

Where Mindfulness Meets Wilderness

Immerse yourself in Basecamp Smoky Mountains, a sanctuary nestled in the heart of the Great Smoky Mountains. Pause your hectic life, breathe in tranquility, and reconnect with your inner calm. Our unique nature retreat transcends relaxation, offering a holistic journey of rejuvenation guided by nature.

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Smoky Mountain nature immersion Retreat

The Basecamp Experience

At Basecamp, your experience will be truly unique. Whether it’s a custom group experience that you’re participating in or solo adventure, our nature immersive experiences become part of your journey.

Forest Bathing

Rejuvenate your spirit with forest bathing—nature's tranquil, healing embrace.

Energy Healing

Unlock inner peace and vitality through the power of energy healing.


Hike to lesser known yet breathtaking spots with our guides.

Cold Plunges

Reset and re-energize your nervous system with the rush of a cold plunge.


Experience A Stay Like No Other

Discover unparalleled sustainable luxury where our biophilic designs meet exquisite comfort. Immerse yourself in an eco-friendly retreat that doesn’t just promise relaxation but also practices conservation. Revel in the harmony of nature and innovation for a stay like no other.

  • Summit Lodge
  • Beginning Villa
  • Grounded Villa
  • Elevation Villa
A dark wooden cabin with a steep roof and an elevated front porch, surrounded by greenery under a cloudy sky, known as Summit Lodge.

Summit Lodge

Elevate Your Senses in Luxurious Surroundings

This Mid century modern 3 bedrooms, 3 baths, 1 half bath.mountain lodge is located at the peak of BaseCamp and boasts 360 degree views.  With beautiful sunrises from the oversized front porch and sunsets from the spacious back porch you can find your perfect spot to take it all in. Breathtaking views from every room!  Lovely wood accents throughout the home, high end furnishings and all the conveniences make you feel right at home. 

Kings Suite: King bed with oversized private bathroom.

Sunrise Suite: Full size bunk beds with trundle and private bathroom.

Sunset Suite: Queen bed with private bathroom.


Hot Tub

Mountain Views

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Beginning Eco-Villa

Luxury Immersive Nature Experience

Discover luxury in nature at Basecamp’s original eco-villa, Beginning. Nestled in a private space with a sprawling patio, fire pit, and hot tub, this retreat features 100-year-old pine floors, mountain spring water, and accordion doors for seamless indoor-outdoor living.

Basecamp offers additional Immersive Nature Experiences once you book. Book your 5-star stay today. 


Private Patio

Fire Pits

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Grounded Eco-Villa

Serene Retreat for Relaxation and Reconnection

Welcome to ‘Grounded,’ a luxury villa in Bryson City offering an immersive nature experience. Just minutes from the Little Tennessee River, this private, gated retreat features fine linens, accordion doors for seamless outdoor living, a hot tub, mountain views, close proximity to the lake and all the tech comforts.

Pair it with our ‘Elevation’ unit for extra space!


Lake Access

Fire Pits

Our Elevation Eco-Villa shipping container home with a wooden deck, nestled in a wooded area, illuminated by exterior lights at dusk.
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Elevation Eco-Villa

Elevate Your Senses in Luxurious Surroundings

Welcome to ‘Elevation,’ a custom-built luxury villa at Basecamp Smoky Mountains. Enjoy separate living areas, a full kitchen, and custom windows and doors that blend the indoors with nature. This 5-star retreat boasts fine linens, a hot tub, memory foam bed, smart TV, and a private firepit.

Nestled on the iconic Needmore Road, it offers convenience and safety near major attractions like Nantahala Gorge, the Appalachian Trail, and Bryson City. Guests have access to hiking trails, eco-gardens, and a communal and private fire pit. Embrace the perfect blend of comfort and adventure.

Lake Access

Private Patio

Exclusive Privacy

Created by jin seung leefrom the Noun Project

“And into the forest I go, to lose myself and find my soul”


Your Ultimate Immersion Retreat

The Perfect Immersive Retreat

Discover the ultimate nature immersion at Basecamp Smoky Mountains’ Nature Immersion Retreat. Reset and renew your spirit amid the serene beauty of the mountains, where guided wilderness experiences, tranquil landscapes, and luxurious accommodations blend to create a transformative escape. Embrace this sanctuary to restore your mind, body, and soul.

Guests who love Basecamp Smoky Mountains

“This place was absolutely amazing!”

Ashlee Eco-Villa Two: Grounded

“I can’t say how awesome this place is! ”

Shaquanna Eco-Villa One: Beginning

“Just DREAMY.”

Angie Eco-Villa Three: Elevation

“The basecamp airbnb was the perfect weekend getaway.”

Carter Eco-Villa One: Beginning