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Opn 8/12-17 Free Night Specials Thru Aug 1 Mi to Strip, Hottub, Wifi, Gas Gril

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Front View of the Bear's Den. Upper and lower parking area. New gas grill 2014

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Last updated: 07/29/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1-2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

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BE SURE TO VISIT OUR WEBSITE AND "GUEST COMMENTS" - TAKEN DIRECTLY FROM THE CABIN'S GUESTBOOK - JUST ABOVE THE PHOTOS SECTION BELOW!
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SIZZLING HOT SUMMER SPECIALS!!
Offer Good: 06/26/2015 - 08/31/2015
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ENJOY THESE SUMMER SPECIALS THROUGH AUGUST 31!

***** Pay for 3 nights, get the 4rd night!
***** Stay for 7 nights, pay for 5!

Details: Only available on new reservations booked after July 3rd. Offers cannot be combined with any other special. Free night offer represents the least expensive night of the stay.
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Area Discounts and Free Tickets
Offer Good: 06/01/2015 - 12/31/2015
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All guests receive the following at check in:

COOL FREEBIES!!
1 free ride on the Gatlinburg Mountain Coaster (open year round)
1 free 7-Line Zip Line Tour with Dubby's Adventure Park Zip Lines
1 free Adventure Ropes Course with Dubby's Tree Tops Ropes Course
1 free go-cart ride with Dubby's SpeedZone Fun Park
1 free black light mini-golf game at Dubby's Lazer Port Fun Center
1 free lazer tag game at Dubby's Lazer Port Fun Center
1 free classic single scoop of ice cream from Sweet Sensations located at Dubby's Laser Port Fun Center
1 free horseback ride per reservation at Jayell Ranch (in season)
1 free pass for rafting per reservation with Smoky Mountain Outdoors (in season)

DISCOUNTS!
$5 off adults and $1 off kids at Dixie Stampede
$12 off rafting at Rafting in the Smokies (in season)
$2 off WonderWorks up to 6 tickets
$5 off adults and $2 off kids at Lumberjack Feud
10% off at Ole Smoky Moonshine
Multiple dining discounts from 10-20% off.
$2 off per tickets at any Ripley's Attraction by visiting www.ripleysaquariumofthesmokies.com and using the promo code: jaxmtn113

These are great deals for our valued guests
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BE SURE TO VISIT OUR WEBSITE AND "GUEST COMMENTS" - TAKEN DIRECTLY FROM THE CABIN'S GUESTBOOK - JUST ABOVE THE PHOTOS SECTION BELOW!
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To make sure that your vacation stay at the Bear's Den is as enjoyable as possible, we've selected Gatlinburg area's premiere vacation rental management company (Jackson Mountain Homes - JMH) to handle everything from reservation to check-out.

Your VRBO inquiry is sent to BOTH JMH and US (the owners)! Our 'Team' is here to make sure you have the best Smoky Mountain vacation possible.

The Bear's Den is our second home and we've vacationed in the Smokies extensively over the past 9 years. Got a question? We're here to help you plan your vacation and offer suggestions during your stay. That's what the JMH/Owner partnership is all about!

We have a reputation for being a little obsessive with ensuring our cabin is perfect and fits your style, but that's okay with us. Our local Quality Control folks perform a 120-point pre-arrival inspection before you arrive at the the cabin. This pre-arrival inspection provides you with peace of mind that the Bear's Den will be just right so YOU have one less thing to worry about (or 120 actually). We'll even call you the morning after you arrive to be SURE you're happy. Should issues crop up after you arrive, our property manager is fully staffed with local professionals to QUICKLY make things right!

This romantic 'true' log cabin has it ALL to make your romantic weekend or family get-away all you've dreamed it would be. Enjoy the convenient natural gas grill, outdoor hot tub, the loft bedroom's jetted tub, natural ALL wood interior, and access to free high-speed Internet service.


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Guest Loyalty Discount (Specials cannot be combined)
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10% off any 3 or more night stay excluding holidays or special events. Valid on select cabins only. Booking guest name must be in the Jackson Mountain Homes database and discount must be mentioned at the time of booking. Offers cannot be combined with any other special.

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Active Military Discount (Specials cannot be combined)
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10% off any 3 or more night stay during Value & Regular Season. Military ID is required and discount must be mentioned at the time of booking. This offer cannot be combined with any other special.

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Additional Rate Information:

Other Charges: 12.5% Tax & $69 Reservation Fee covers includes a 120-point checklist inspection prior to your arrival.

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Property Type

  • Cabin
  • 1200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included
  • Concierge

Suitability

  • Children Welcome:

    Lots of 'Family' games, rocker, and videos...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed

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

  • Bedroom 2: 1 king

    Private bath, closet, 32' TV...moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    Loft bedroom with private bath, separate jetted tub, 32' TV...moreless

  • Convertible bed(s): 1 queen

    Living Room sleeper sofa. Share bathroom with other BRs...moreless

  • (2) King size beds, (1) Queen sleeper sofa in Great Room

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, jetted tub

    Jetted tub in loft area...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Private bath off main floor bedroom...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Forest view, all-wood interior, true log home, rocking chairs, log stools, custom lodge decor. IPod connection in CD stereo. Blu-Ray player. Monitored security system....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games:

    We provide board games and cards for our guests for children and adults...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    HDTV Dish Network w/ Local Stations.....moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    Each bedroom has its own 32' TV with DISH satellite service. Great room also has a 32' TV ...moreless

  • VCR
  • Video Library:

    Wide range of DVD and VCR features for adults and children. Blu-Ray DVD player with Netflix option....moreless

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • Fitness Center

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Racquetball
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Dining area adjoins the kitchen and great room ...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access:

    Wireless High Speed Intertnes (also 25' Ethernet cable)...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    AT&T uVerse high-speed Internet service...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking:

    Please read our 'Parking Tips' for how BEST to approach the cabin from the rear! This will give you the easiest method for keeping your vehicles oriented 'downhill'....moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Asphalt paved parking for 3 (1-side/2-front)...moreless

  • Telephone:

    Digital answering machine w/ cordless phone in loft bedroom. Cordless phone in 1st floor BR. Wall phone in Great Room....moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Stacked washer & dryer combo....moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    password protected WiFi available throughout the cabin....moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    Full array of quality pots, pans, utensils....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    We provide dishes, utensils. glassware and lots of other kitchenware (pots, pans, etc.)...moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Two complete sets of just about everything!...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Front porch with rocking chairs and log stools for outdoor visiting or relaxing...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    A new, quality, natural gas grill was added in 2014....moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub:

    Outdoor 2-4 person Hot Tub with easy-lift cover...moreless

  • Jetted Tub:

    Private, deep, jetted tub in loft bedroom...moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Premier
Jul 6 - Aug 15, 2015
2 night min stay
$187
Regular
Aug 16 - Aug 31, 2015
2 night min stay
$163
Value
Sep 1 - Sep 3, 2015
2 night min stay
$141
Premier
Sep 4 - Sep 6, 2015
2 night min stay
$187
Value
Sep 7 - Sep 11, 2015
2 night min stay
$141

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Damage Protection $26 + tax
  • Pre-Arrival/Reservation $69
  • Tax Rate 12.5%

Notes:

The pre-arrival/reservation fee of $69 includes a 120-point checklist inspection of the cabin prior to your arrival. This helps ensure your the cabin is in good working order and ready for you to start enjoying your vacation as soon as you arrive! There are NO OTHER FEES (cleaning, etc.) ASK about repeat guest and military discounts.

A $65 non-refundable payment is required on a credit card at the time of booking your reservation. Full and final payment of your rent, reservation fee, taxes and any other applicable fees must be received at least thirty (30) days prior to your arrival date. All Thanksgiving/Christmas/New Years bookings full and final payment must be received at least sixty (60) days prior to your arrival.


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Location

  • Great Smoky Mountains National Park

    "You've come to the mountains . . . why not get out and ENJOY them?!"

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  • Smoky Mountain Winery

    "The Smoky Mountain Winery is only 1/2 mile from the Bear's Den in Winery Square on East Park..."

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  • Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail

    "This is the end of the one-way Roaring Fork Nature Trail that starts near traffic light #8 i..."

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  • Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail

    "This is the end of the one-way Roaring Fork Nature Trail that starts near traffic light #8 i..."

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  • Jackson Mountain Homes, Inc.

    "Get away from the hustle and bustle of the Gatlinburg "Strip" and visit all the unique shops..."

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  • Smoky Mountain Angler

    "466 Brookside Village Way - (865-436-8746) to get fishing and fishing license information. ..."

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  • Food City

    "1219 E. Parkway, Gatlinburg (865) 430-3116"

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  • Clingmans Dome

14 Miles
Nearest Airport
Gatlinburg-Pigeon Forge Airport, Sevierville, TN
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Hard Rock Cafe Gatlinburg, 515 Parkway, Gatlinburg
8 Miles
Nearest Golf
Gatlinburg Golf Course
45 Miles
Nearest Train
Great Smoky Mountains Railroad, 226 Everett Street
34 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Interstate near 40, Sevierville, TN
0.7 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Flapjack's
1.8 Miles
Nearest Ski
Ober Gatlinburg Ski Resort, Parkway, Gatlinburg
7 Miles
Nearest Beach
Greenbrier - Smoky Mountain National Park

Pigeon Forge Attractions: Outlet shopping malls, Dollywood and Dolly's Splash Country, Comedy Barn, Black Bear Jamboree, Race go-carts, Bungee jump, NASCAR Speed Park, helicopter ride over Pigeon Forge and the Smoky Mountains.

Gatlinburg Attractions: Ripley's Aquarium, America's largest aerial tramway up to the mountaintop, Arts and Crafts Community, Hillbilly Golf, Great Dining, Gateway to the Smokies!

 

Manager info

Year Purchased: 2002

About: Brian and Angie Davis live in Bloomington, IL and have owned the Bear's Den since 2002. Just like many of our guests, we love to visit the Smoky Mountains and all of the attractions in and arround the Gatlinburg, TN area. We visit the Bear's Den at least three times a year to make SURE that everything is up to our standards. We know how important it is to have everything clean, working, and looking just like you expected! I'm an avid photographer, so Angie and I love to spend time sightseeing and hiking new trails . . .always with a camera close at hand.

Why Forest Springs:
The Bear's Den, a true log cabin, has the absolute best location for visiting the Smoky Mountain area sights and attractions. Very few cabins or chalets have this perfect blend of setting and convenience. You will feel as if you are miles from anywhere, but you're only one mile off the main Parkway linking Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge.

The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
This true log cabin offers all the luxuries of vacation living while keeping that down home Smoky Mountain feel. Enjoy the fresh mountain air and wooded view from your front porch rockers or while relaxing in the hot tub. Inside, the Great Room features a cathedral ceiling and a gas-log fireplace surrounded by windows so you can enjoy a view of the great outdoors. The stacked stone fireplace and comfortable furnishings make for cozy living. Distinctive touches like the 'lodge' fabrics of the sleeper sofa and recliner, oak tables and chairs, and beautifully framed prints in the great room set this well appointed cabin apart. The Bear's Den's all wood interior will give you that true log cabin feel. The kitchen in this beautiful log home is fully equipped, including a dishwasher, microwave, coffee maker, and convenient stacked washer and dryer.


Contact us

Speaks: english

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Photos

  • Front View of the Bear's Den.  Upper and lower parking area.  New gas grill 2014

    Front View of the Bear's Den. Upper and lower parking area. New gas grill 2014

  • New Broilmaster natural gas grill for 2014

    New Broilmaster natural gas grill for 2014

  • Great Room's vaulted ceiling

    Great Room's vaulted ceiling

  • New leather style queen-sized sleeper sofa and lounge chair for 2014

    New leather style queen-sized sleeper sofa and lounge chair for 2014

  • Spacious Great Room

    Spacious Great Room

  • All wood interior.  Custom lodge fabrics and decor.  A true 'Log Cabin'

    All wood interior. Custom lodge fabrics and decor. A true 'Log Cabin'

  • Fully equipped kitchen area with dishwasher and stacked washer/dryer

    Fully equipped kitchen area with dishwasher and stacked washer/dryer

  • Loft bedroom w/ 32' TV, private bath.

    Loft bedroom w/ 32' TV, private bath.

  • Relax or hot tub on the Bear's Den's spacious front porch

    Relax or hot tub on the Bear's Den's spacious front porch

  • We decorated for the holidays every December/January.  Lots of 'Woodland' décor!

    We decorated for the holidays every December/January. Lots of 'Woodland' décor!

  • Winter in the Smokies!  Bear's Den blanketed in 3-4' of snow in Jan. 2014

    Winter in the Smokies! Bear's Den blanketed in 3-4' of snow in Jan. 2014

  • We're always decorated for Christmas from December thru January

    We're always decorated for Christmas from December thru January

  • Rear View - upper parking area.  2nd parking area in front for larger vehicles.

    Rear View - upper parking area. 2nd parking area in front for larger vehicles.

  • Cozy Great Room with gas fireplace and wood floors.

    Cozy Great Room with gas fireplace and wood floors.

  • Enjoy the cozy Great Room surrounded by the all wood 'log' interior

    Enjoy the cozy Great Room surrounded by the all wood 'log' interior

  • New queen-sized sleeper sofa for 2014

    New queen-sized sleeper sofa for 2014

  • Can't you just picture yourself relaxing on this comfortable couch.

    Can't you just picture yourself relaxing on this comfortable couch.

  • Pllay some games or browse our excellent 'Smoky Mountain' reference books.

    Pllay some games or browse our excellent 'Smoky Mountain' reference books.

  • Loft bedroom with NEW (2014)quality bedding, private jetted tub, vaulted ceiling

    Loft bedroom with NEW (2014)quality bedding, private jetted tub, vaulted ceiling

  • Easy access to main floor bedroom w/ private bath.  Cozy lodge feel!

    Easy access to main floor bedroom w/ private bath. Cozy lodge feel!

  • Summer View from the front porch of the Bear's Den

    Summer View from the front porch of the Bear's Den

  • Stay warm and cozy when snow hits the mountain side (2014) New safety railing.

    Stay warm and cozy when snow hits the mountain side (2014) New safety railing.

  • Always decorated in Dec. and January!  Come enjoy Christmas and New Years!

    Always decorated in Dec. and January! Come enjoy Christmas and New Years!

  • Ahhhhh!  Soaking in the hot tub during a fresh mountain snow fall

    Ahhhhh! Soaking in the hot tub during a fresh mountain snow fall

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Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 07/29/2015
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