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  • Minimum stay:3-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Pigeon Forge cabin description

***This cabin is rented by the owner directly. When you email or call about the cabin, you will be speaking directly with the owner- not a management company. We know more about our cabin than any management company ever could. We visit regularly and enjoy sharing our vacation home with you. We are responsive owners who answer inquiries/emails quickly and attend to our guests' questions and concerns to help make their vacation the best!***

Please send me an email to get the best rate. Quotable rates through the VRBO site might be higher than a quote from the owner.

Our photos are up-to-date. They were taken in June 2013 with new ones of the exterior taken in early August 2014. We purchased a new sofa and recliner in March 2014, so we needed new photos to show those and then the cabin's exterior was stained in July 2014. We love the updates, and know you will too!

We have been renting by owner since December 2006. During that time, we have met so many wonderful people who have stayed at our cabins. We try to add a personal touch and are attentive and responsive to guests. We strive for guest satisfaction and want our guests to come back again and again.

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Easy to get to! Only a few steps to enter cabin- great parking!

We work very hard to keep the cabin in great shape for our guests. Please read through our guest comments to see what our guests are saying about this cabin. Our guest comments are written and added to our listing by our GUESTS- not the owner! We think this sets us apart and shows how pleased our guests are with Away From It All. We let them speak for us, instead of us typing in comments from our cabin's guestbook.

Since our family stays at the cabin often, we have added extra touches that make this cabin a home away from home- not just a cabin rental. Also, check out our guest comments about how clean the cabin is. Our cleaning person takes great pride in making sure everything is spic and span and our guest comments show that it doesn't go unnoticed.

Check out what so many of our guests love about Away From It All. Please note that our reviews are SUBMITTED BY GUESTS who have stayed at the cabin- NOT ENTERED BY THE OWNER from our cabin's guestbook. That means our guests enjoyed their stay enough to take the extra time to submit a guestbook entry on this site. We think this shows what an exceptional cabin we provide and how hard we work to make your stay a good one.

*Now offering Trip Insurance to cover guests when emergency situations arise (inclement weather, sickness, loss of job) and 'Cancel For Any Reason' insurance in case a non-emergency situation arises that would prevent travel
*Local cleaning and maintenance staff who handle any emergencies or problems (on-call 24 hours a day)
*New March 2014: Sofa and recliner for living area and shower curtain for master bathroom
*New June 2013: New covered charcoal grill
*New March 2013: New artwork in living area, master bedroom, and master bath. New master bedroom curtains. Also added 32 family friendly DVDs (now we have over 75) to the loft area TV.
*New December 2012: New quilt and shams for master bedroom.
*New May 2012: All new sheets and linens- including high thread count sheets and luxury towels.
*New in June 2010: 40' flat screen Sony TV in living area: 32' flat screen Sony TV in master bedroom: 32' flat screen Sony TV in loft area
*King sized log poster bed in master bedroom (new mattresses March 2012)
*Jacuzzi tub in master bedroom
*Queen sized log bed in open loft area (memory foam topper added March 2012)
*Pool table in loft area
*Private hot tub
*Gas log fireplace in living area
*Fully stocked kitchen
*3 decks to enjoy your surroundings
*3 steps to enter the cabin
*Flat parking area large enough for several cars
*Very convenient location
*Satellite Internet (added January '09)
*Alarm System (added November '09)
*Outdoor stacked stone gas fireplace (added November '10)


Have you searched through tons of Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg cabin rentals by owner? Stop looking. You've found the best cabin! We rent 2 cabins by owner in the Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge area and work very hard to make sure your stay is the best it can be. We have a local maintenance and cleaning company who help us keep the cabin in tip-top shape.

Convenient to all area attractions, Away From It All, is the perfect spot to spend your Smoky Mountain vacation. The cabin is private and easy to get to- paved roads all the way. It is less than 7 miles to Dollywood's entrance. The cabin has easy access for older adults or small children- just four steps to enter with the top step only being about 2-3 feet off the ground.

The large parking area will even accommodate a motorcycle trailer. If you are looking for convenience, this cabin is for you. The Arts and Crafts community is within 15 minutes. Dollywood, Dolly's Splash Country, Dixie Stampede, The Old Mill, Gatlinburg, and the Smoky Mountain Park are also within 15-20 minutes.

Inside, it is cozy and comfortable for couples or a family. The black bear theme makes you feel right at home in the mountains. Several guests have said their children wanted to spend the whole day at the cabin instead of visiting area attractions! If you need a restful retreat after a full day of vacationing, this is the cabin for you.

The all wooden interior shows wonderful craftsmanship. The downstairs master bedroom boasts a king-sized log bed, jacuzzi tub, and full private bathroom while the upstairs loft area has a queen-sized log bed and another full bathroom in addition to the pool table.

The loft area is perfect for children or another couple since it's equipped with another TV and another full bath. Teenagers especially love having this space of their own for entertainment. We added an extra TV set up with a PlayStation 2 and games in the summer of 2010. Upstairs, a catwalk leads you from the loft area to the upper deck where the hot tub is located. You can enjoy the moonlight in complete privacy.

Two of the decks have rocking chairs for resting and reading. Also there is a table and chairs for meals outside enjoying the quietness of the area. An outdoor gas fireplace was added in November 2010. The cabin is built on a one-acre lot and is in an area where you can sit on one of the three decks and enjoy the sounds of nature.

Outside, there is a small yard area and a large covered b-b-q grill which is large enough for family grilling. With every amenity you could possibly need, it's the perfect spot to get 'Away From It All'!

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Property Type

  • Cabin
  • 1200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome:

    We have an additional queen air mattress which would be suitable for children if you are a family needing more than the king and queen beds....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    This cabin's interior is NON SMOKING. ...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed:

    We DO NOT allow pets due to many guests being highly allergic to pet dander....moreless

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

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  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

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  • King size bed (1) beautiful king log poster bed in the master bedroom~ new mattress set March 2012, Queen size bed (1) queen log bed with a memory foam topper in loft area...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

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Other Amenities

  • We try to make our cabin a home away from home for our guests. We supply little extras like shampoo, conditioner, body wash, laundry detergent, garbage bags, spices, coffee (regular and decaf), and many more items. ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player:

    3 DVD players...moreless

  • Games
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable:

    satellite tv- Dish Network...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    3 flat screen tvs...moreless

Theme

  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Rural

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Rafting
  • Skiing
  • Whitewater Rafting

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace:

    (2) Indoor fireplace is operational September-April. Outdoor fireplace is operational year round....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking:

    Plenty of space for 2 cars and will accommodate motorcycle trailers...moreless

  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Stackable washer and dryer allows you to keep your laundry clean if you choose to wash on your stay....moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    Satellite internet provided through Hughes.net...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    Pots and pans are provided for cooking any type meal you want....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    we've tried to supply everything you will need for preparing meals if you choose to...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    We try to keep regular and decaf coffee, coffee filters, creamer, spices, aluminum foil, plastic wrap, kitchen storage bags, etc. stocked....moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    (3) Rockers and a table and chairs are provided for eating on the deck or reading a good book....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    New covered grill in addition to the open park style grill...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub:

    the hot tub is located on it's own deck on the top level of the cabin and is very private...moreless

  • Jetted Tub:

    master bedroom includes a jacuzzi style tub...moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
March/April/May
Mar 1 - May 31, 2015
3 night min stay
$145
June/July/Aug
Jun 1 - Aug 31, 2015
3 night min stay
$160
September
Sep 1 - Sep 30, 2015
3 night min stay
$135
October
Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2015
3 night min stay
$160
November
Nov 1 - Nov 24, 2015
3 night min stay
$135
Thanksgiving Holidays
Nov 25 - Nov 28, 2015
4 night min stay
$185
Late November & Early December
Nov 29 - Dec 17, 2015
3 night min stay
$135
Christmas Holidays
Dec 18 - Jan 2, 2016
5 night min stay
$185
January & February
Jan 3 - Feb 29, 2016
3 night min stay
$135
March & April
Mar 1 - Apr 30, 2016
3 night min stay
$145
May
May 1 - May 31, 2016
3 night min stay
$155
June, July, August
Jun 1 - Aug 31, 2016
3 night min stay
$165
September
Sep 1 - Sep 30, 2016
3 night min stay
$145
October
Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2016
3 night min stay
$165
November 1 to November 23
Nov 1 - Nov 22, 2016
3 night min stay
$135
Thanksgiving
Nov 23 - Nov 26, 2016
4 night min stay
$185
Late November/Early December
Nov 27 - Dec 16, 2016
3 night min stay
$145
Christmas Holidays
Dec 17 - Jan 2, 2017
5 night min stay
$185

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Tax Rate 12.75%

Notes:

We offer trip insurance to protect your vacation investment for an additional 7% of the total.


Cancellation policy:

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Owner info

Year Purchased: 2005

About the owner: Hi! We're the Faust's- a family of 4. My husband and I, along with our two sons, live in a small town north of Birmingham, Alabama. I just retired after 26 years of teaching elementary school and started a new job with the Alabama Education Association and my husband, Neil is a farmer. Our oldest son is in college and our youngest son just received his diesel mechanic certification from a technical college.

Why the Owner Chose Pigeon Forge:
After owning vacation rentals on the Gulf Coast of Alabama since 2000, we experienced Hurricane Ivan in September 2004. Our condo was out of commission for about 7 months, so we decided to sell and buy in an area where we didn't have to worry about hurricanes. We live about 6 hours from the beach and about 4.5 hours from the mountains, so we decided to find a cabin in the Smoky Mountains. There are so many family activities in this area, we knew we would enjoy having a vacation home here.

The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
Away From It All is in a quiet and serene area. You feel like you are away from all the hustle and bustle of the Pigeon Forge area, but it's close enough to drive to any attraction or even back into town to eat dinner or pick up groceries- it's the best of both worlds. We stay at the cabin frequently and have tried to make it a home away from home.


Contact us

Speaks: english

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Photos

  • Newly stained summer of 2014!

    Newly stained summer of 2014!

  • 2 exterior grills-one park style and the other one is larger and has a lid

    2 exterior grills-one park style and the other one is larger and has a lid

  • Open living area with plenty of room for your family

    Open living area with plenty of room for your family

  • Large floor to ceiling windows make you feel like you are living in a tree house

    Large floor to ceiling windows make you feel like you are living in a tree house

  • Dining table seats six.

    Dining table seats six.

  • The kitchen is fully stocked with pots, pans, a crock pot, and plenty of dishes.

    The kitchen is fully stocked with pots, pans, a crock pot, and plenty of dishes.

  • King sized poster log bed with new mattresses.

    King sized poster log bed with new mattresses.

  • Jetted tub in the master bedroom

    Jetted tub in the master bedroom

  • The upper level of the cabin is an open loft with a queen bed and pool table.

    The upper level of the cabin is an open loft with a queen bed and pool table.

  • The hot tub is very private since it is on the upper deck on back of the cabin.

    The hot tub is very private since it is on the upper deck on back of the cabin.

  • The main living area steps out onto this deck on the rear of the cabin.

    The main living area steps out onto this deck on the rear of the cabin.

  • Enjoy a meal on the back deck or just relax and rock in front of the fireplace.

    Enjoy a meal on the back deck or just relax and rock in front of the fireplace.

  • Level parking with just a few steps to enter the cabin.

    Level parking with just a few steps to enter the cabin.

  • Living area is open to the dining table

    Living area is open to the dining table

  • View from the cat walk looking down into the living area.

    View from the cat walk looking down into the living area.

  • The galley style kitchen is fully stocked with everything you need for cooking.

    The galley style kitchen is fully stocked with everything you need for cooking.

  • Master Bedroom is on the main floor of the cabin.

    Master Bedroom is on the main floor of the cabin.

  • New bedding and drapes (spring 2013)

    New bedding and drapes (spring 2013)

  • Private master bathroom includes a full bathtub and shower.

    Private master bathroom includes a full bathtub and shower.

  • The upper level of the cabin has a catwalk which leads to the hot tub deck.

    The upper level of the cabin has a catwalk which leads to the hot tub deck.

  • The eaves of the cabin allow complete privacy in the hot tub.

    The eaves of the cabin allow complete privacy in the hot tub.

  • The outdoor fireplace on the back deck is operational year round.

    The outdoor fireplace on the back deck is operational year round.

  • The upper level's front deck which has a distant mountain view.

    The upper level's front deck which has a distant mountain view.

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  • Bathrooms
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Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
  • Response time: Within 12 hours
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Calendar last updated: 04/20/2015
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