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View of the Great Smoky Mountains From Upper Deck

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Last updated: 11/06/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Wears Valley cabin description

Mountaintop Experience offers a comfortable authentic cabin atmosphere and a wonderful mountain-top setting with spectacular panoramic fifteen mile views into the Great Smoky Mountain National Park.

Main Level: Spacious floor plan with cathedral ceilings throughout and hardwood floors (except in master and baths), Great Room with Stone Gas Fireplace and Full Length Picture Windows, 42' HD LED TV, DVD/CD player/AM/FM Surround Sound, Updated Kitchen with brand new Stainless Steel/Black Appliances, Dining Room with large table and seating for six, Countertop seating for two, two piece Bath, Master King Bedroom (with Full Bath, TV, DVD player and access to upper deck), Uncovered deck spanning the length of the cabin with gas grill, a pub table with three chairs, two single rockers and one double rocker.

Lower Level: 10' ceiling throughout lower level, Game Room with Stone Gas Fireplace, Pool Table, 42' HD LED TV, BluRay DVD player, Two Queen Bedrooms (one with access to lower deck and TV/DVD; one with TV and Wi-Fi Router for Internet Access), Full Bath, Separate Utility Room with Washer and Dryer, Pull out Sofa bed, Covered Deck spanning the length of the cabin with Hot Tub, two-person swing and rocking chair.

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Property Type

  • Cabin
  • 2000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Included

              Suitability

              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

                Renters must be 25 years old....moreless

              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only:

                Smoking allowed outside only. Ensure all butts are extinguished....moreless

              • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm

              Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 8-10

              • Bedroom 1: 1 king

                Pack N Play available...moreless

              • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

                ...moreless

              • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

                ...moreless

              • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (2), Baby Cribs (1) This is a pack and play that is available upon request., Sleep Sofa (1) This pull out sofa is in the Game Room....moreless

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

              Other Amenities

                  • 2000 square feet, 5TVs(2-42'HD LED Flat Screens, 1-32'HD), 5DVDs(1BluRay), Direct TV, Surround Sound, Wi-Fi Internet Access, 2 Gas Fireplaces, Open floor plan, Cathedral ceilings, two catch and release fishing ponds and access to community pool for $5.00/day/person....moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • Books
                  • Books For Kids
                  • CD Player
                  • DVD Player:

                    (4) DVD Players....moreless

                  • Game Room
                  • Games
                  • Games For Kids
                  • Pool Table
                  • Radio
                  • Satellite / Cable:

                    (5) Four TVs have DirecTV. One TV has Cable for our Wi-Fi and landline bundle....moreless

                  • Stereo
                  • Television:

                    (5) Five TVs....moreless

                  • Video Game Console:

                    Wii game console. Please bring your own games and remotes....moreless

                  • Video Games:

                    Wii Resort...moreless

                  • Video Library

                  Theme

                  • Adventure
                  • Away From It All
                  • Family
                  • Historic
                  • Romantic
                  • Tourist Attractions

                  Attractions

                  • Autumn Foliage
                  • Caves
                  • Churches
                  • Cinemas
                  • Festivals
                  • Forests
                  • Library
                  • Live Theater
                  • Museums
                  • Playground
                  • Pond
                  • Recreation Center
                  • Restaurants
                  • Theme Parks
                  • Water Parks
                  • Waterfalls
                  • Winery Tours

                  Local Services & Businesses

                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Groceries
                  • Hospital
                  • Massage Therapist

                  Leisure Activities

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

                  Location Type

                  • Mountain View
                  • Rural

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Kayaking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Mountain Climbing
                  • Mountaineering
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Rafting
                  • Rock Climbing
                  • Skiing
                  • Snowboarding
                  • Spelunking
                  • Swimming
                  • Water Tubing
                  • Whitewater Rafting

                  Dining

                  • Dining:

                    Kitchen table seats six. Kitchen counter seats two....moreless

                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 8 people

                  General

                  • Activities Guide
                  • Air Conditioning
                  • Alarm Clock
                  • Basic Soaps
                  • Ceiling Fans
                  • Clothes Dryer:

                    New Washer and Dryer in Laundry Room in basement off of Game Room...moreless

                  • Fireplace:

                    One gas fireplace in the great room and one in the Game Room. Hop out of the hot tub and dry off in front of the fire place....moreless

                  • Gas Fireplace:

                    One gas fireplace in the great room and one in the Game Room. Hop out of the hot tub and dry off in front of the fire place....moreless

                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Heating
                  • Internet
                  • Iron & Board
                  • Laundry Soap
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Living Room
                  • Local Activities Guide
                  • Local Maps
                  • Local Restaurant Guide
                  • Paper Towels
                  • Parking:

                    Cut through driveway, in which you drive up one side of the mountain and down the other....moreless

                  • Parking Off Street
                  • Security System
                  • Shampoo
                  • Telephone:

                    Long distance blocked...moreless

                  • Toilet Paper
                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine:

                    New Washer and Dryer in Laundry Room in basement off of Game Room...moreless

                  • Wireless Internet

                  Kitchen

                  • Blender
                  • Coffee Maker:

                    12 cup coffee maker....moreless

                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Dishwasher
                  • Freezer
                  • Grill
                  • Ice Maker
                  • Kitchen:

                    Microwave oven, dishwasher, disposal and ice maker also included. Kitchen is equipped with plenty of dishes and silverware, as well....moreless

                  • Microwave

                  Outside

                  • Balcony:

                    Lower deck spans the length of the cabin....moreless

                  • Binoculars
                  • Deck / Patio:

                    Upper deck spans the length of the cabin....moreless

                  • Outdoor Grill:

                    Gas grill. No lighter fluid please....moreless

                  • Outdoor Grill Gas
                  • Wood Deck

                  Payment Type

                  • Mastercard
                  • Visa

                  Pool / Spa

                  • Communal Pool:

                    Additional $5.00 per person, per day. Large pool. Separate kiddie pool. Hot dogs, hamburgers, fries, bar-b-que, ice cream, candy bars available....moreless

                  • Hot Tub:

                    Six person hot tub on lower deck with mountain view...moreless

                  • Outdoor Hot Tub

                  Forms Of Payment

                      • Accept Credit Card

                      House Cleaning

                          • Housekeeper Included
                           

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                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          Christmas
                          Dec 22 - Dec 29, 2014
                          3 night min stay
                          $225
                          $1,470

                          Rates are based on 8 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

                          New Years
                          Dec 30 - Jan 5, 2015
                          3 night min stay
                          $225
                          $1,470

                          Rates are based on 8 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

                          My Standard Rate
                          2 night min stay
                          $190
                          $1,200

                          Rates are based on 8 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest


                          Additional information about rental rates

                          Fees:

                          • Refundable Damage Deposit $175
                          • Tax Rate 12.75%

                          Notes:

                          Travelers insurance is highly recommended. Refunds on cancellations will not be made unless cabin is rented during the time you cancelled.

                          Owners are open to barter of goods and services.

                          Payment can be made via PayPal. Half of the rent plus the security deposit puts you on the calendar. The remainder must be paid at least one month prior to arrival. The security deposit will be refunded within fourteen days after your departure as long as nothing is broken, missing and the place isn't trashed.


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                          Calendar

                          Last updated: 11/06/2014
                          Check availability
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                          21 Unavailable
                          22 Today
                          23 Selected dates
                           

                          Location

                          30 Miles
                          Nearest Airport
                          McGee Tyson
                          20 Miles
                          Nearest Ski
                          Ober Gatlinburg

                          Car: Necessary

                          Mountaintop Experience is located off of Wears Valley Road about five miles from Townsend, known as the 'Quiet side of the Smokies'. This puts it ten miles from the Pigeon Forge parkway. We're also a few miles from Lyons Spring Road, which is the 'The Smokies secret entrance'. The cabin is 18 miles from Gatlinburg via this route. Cades Cove is 21 miles from the cabin.

                          Other Activities: shopping, kayaking, snowboarding, rock climbing, miniature golf, river tubing, white water rafting, aquarium.

                           

                          Owner info

                          Year Purchased: 2007

                          About the owner: Owners Charles, Debbie, Jeff, Lori, and Charlotte Thompson Charlie, Jeff, and Lori, all engineers, appreciate the structural integrity of Mountaintop Experience. Debbie, a teacher, can't stop marvalling at the view. Charlotte, our ten-year old enjoys the hot tub most of all. She always makes sure to remember her goggles. All professional hot tub swimmers wear goggles!

                          Why the Owner Chose Wears Valley:
                          My husband and I having been visiting the Great Smoky Mountains for twenty years. We've stayed in Pigeon Forge, Gatlinburg, Seveirville, Walden's Creek, Townsend, and Wears Valley. We love them all. Since we live in Knoxville, several weekend trips a year, even on the spur of the minute, are not out of the question. We've stayed in many different cabins. The problem was that there was always something that could have been better. A cabin with a great view would offer no privacy. One with privacy had no view. We wanted a cabin with as many amenities as possible that we could count on consistently. A 'known quantity' if you will. Of all the cabins we've stayed in over the years, none can hold a candle to Mountaintop Experience. It was named A Wilderness Lodge. However, since it isn't in the wilderness and it isn't a lodge, we changed the name to Mountaintop Experience. We hope you have a wonderful experience on our portion of this mountaintop.


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                          Photos

                          • View of the Great Smoky Mountains From Upper Deck

                            View of the Great Smoky Mountains From Upper Deck

                          • Back of Cabin Facing the Mountains

                            Back of Cabin Facing the Mountains

                          • Upper Deck with Double Rocker and Two Single Rockers

                            Upper Deck with Double Rocker and Two Single Rockers

                          • Fully Equipped Kitchen Including Dishwasher

                            Fully Equipped Kitchen Including Dishwasher

                          • Dining Room with access to upper deck and gas grill

                            Dining Room with access to upper deck and gas grill

                          • Beautiful Dishes make a great looking table

                            Beautiful Dishes make a great looking table

                          • Great Room with two sofas

                            Great Room with two sofas

                          • Master King Sized Bedroom (Deer Room)

                            Master King Sized Bedroom (Deer Room)

                          • Downstairs Bedroom (Moose Room)

                            Downstairs Bedroom (Moose Room)

                          • Second Downstairs Bedroom (Bear Room)

                            Second Downstairs Bedroom (Bear Room)

                          • Pull out sofa in the game room

                            Pull out sofa in the game room

                          • $5/person/day for Pool access: Bar-B-Que, Burgers, Hot Dogs & Snacks

                            $5/person/day for Pool access: Bar-B-Que, Burgers, Hot Dogs & Snacks

                          • Awesome mountain view from the sofa in the great room

                            Awesome mountain view from the sofa in the great room

                          • Awesome View From Pub Table On The Upper Deck

                            Awesome View From Pub Table On The Upper Deck

                          • Upper Deck from Pub Table looking toward Rockers

                            Upper Deck from Pub Table looking toward Rockers

                          • Two extra chairs at counter

                            Two extra chairs at counter

                          • Looking from dining room to great room and beyond

                            Looking from dining room to great room and beyond

                          • Stone Fireplace In Great Room

                            Stone Fireplace In Great Room

                          • Great room from Dining Room

                            Great room from Dining Room

                          • Deer Room with access to the upper deck

                            Deer Room with access to the upper deck

                          • Moose Room with access to lower deck

                            Moose Room with access to lower deck

                          • Stone Fireplace and Pool Table In Game Room

                            Stone Fireplace and Pool Table In Game Room

                          • View from Hot Tub On Lower Deck

                            View from Hot Tub On Lower Deck

                          • One of the two Fishing Ponds

                            One of the two Fishing Ponds

                          VRBO #180562

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                          This listing was first published here in 2008.

                          Date last modified - Tuesday, December 23, 2014

                          $190 - $225 per night (USD)
                          16

                          3 Bedroom / 2.5 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 10

                          View calendar: Updated 11/06/14
                          Minimum stay: 2-3 nights
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                          Member since: 2008
                          Speaks: english
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                          • Response rate: 60%
                          • Calendar last updated: 11/06/2014
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                          (Tennessee, USA)

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