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Real Log Cabin with Beautiful Mountain Views of the 'Smoky Mountains'

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Last updated: 04/30/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Very private 'real' log cabin on 28 acre mountain top shared with 5 other cabins. Sit on the covered front porch in one of the rocking chairs with a view of the 'Great Smoky Mountain National Park' in front of you. We are only 15 min. from Cades Cove and 3 miles from the entrance to the national park.

Our authentic log cabin has a combined living/dining space with large stone wood burning fireplace where you can enjoy cold winter nights in front of the crackling fire. This is also where you can watch cable TV or movies on the DVD player. There is a large loft overlooking this area where you will also find 2 double beds and a Fussball table. The downstairs master bedroom has a queen bed and large closet and dresser with the bathroom located just next to the master bedroom.
If you don’t want to pack a lot, we have a washer and dryer for your convenience. The kitchen is fully equipped with everything except food and all linens, towels and paper products are furnished. The porch wraps around 3 sides offering a front porch complete with rocking chairs and a beautiful mountain view, the side porch has complete privacy with lounge chairs for sunbathing and the large back deck has a hot tub and charcoal grill for a perfect evening out.
R & R Retreat is the last cabin on the mountain top and all the cabins are secluded. You are just a short drive from the shopping in Pigeon Forge, Dollywood or the sights of Gatlinburg without the crowds or neighbors at night. Several good resturants are within a mile or two if you choose not to dine in. You are within 2 miles of great tubbing, fishing, hiking, biking trail, swimming in the 'Little River' and horseback riding.
The Townsend community is what Pigeon Forge was 35 years ago, uncrowded, quiet and peaceful.
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Put the the map below on 'Hybrid' and look for the green house, zoom in to see the location. For a 'Google Map' view use: 35.685257Log., -83.791765 Lat. as a location.
This is a great little cabin for a romantic weekend, honeymoon or family get-a-way on 'The Peaceful Side of the Smokies'.

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Property Type

  • Cabin

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Must be 25 years old...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Limited Accessibility:

    Level deck from parking area...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Loft: 2 double

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  • 1 queen bed & 2 full Beds (3). Master on main level with a queen sized bed and 2 full beds in the loft bedroom....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • 1 full bath on the main level with tub shower combo.

Other Amenities

  • Covered front porch with rocking chairs, rear deck with hot tub and charcoal grill...moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Game Room:

    air hockey table in loft...moreless

  • VCR

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    Beautiful mountain view from the front porch. Perfect place to relax....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Skiing
  • Swimming
  • Whitewater Rafting

Dining

  • Dining:

    Table with 4 chairs plus 2 bar stools at counter...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Linens Provided
  • Mobile Phone
  • Parking:

    3 cars in circular drive...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Bath towels only; not to be taken to river. Bring beach towels for hot tub and/or river tubing....moreless

  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Fireplace:

    from October 1 - March 30...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Service for 6...moreless

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Front porch with rocking chairs and table, side porch with sun loungers for private sun bathing, large rear deck with hot tub, charcoal grill, table and chairs....moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub:

    Do not sit, stand or place heavy objects on the cover. Damage to the cover will cost between $300 - $400...moreless

 

Reviews

Write a review 4.3
from 31 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring/Summer
Apr 20 - Sep 25, 2015
2 night min stay
$99 $105
Fri, Sat
$650

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $5 per night, per additional guest

Fall Leaf Season
Sep 26 - Nov 15, 2015
2 night min stay
$99 $110
Fri, Sat
$700

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $5 per night, per additional guest

Fall/Winter
Nov 16 - Jan 31, 2016
2 night min stay
$85 $89
Fri, Sat
$575

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $5 per night, per additional guest

Thanksgiving
Nov 25 - Nov 29, 2015
5 night min stay

$550
flat fee
Christmas
Dec 23 - Dec 27, 2015
5 night min stay

$550
flat fee
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$99 $110
Fri, Sat

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $5 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning Fee $55
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $100
  • Tax Rate 11.2%

Notes:

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NO PETS ALLOWED.


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Last updated: 04/30/2015
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Location

Car: Necessary

River tubing, Trout fishing, Hiking, Nature Trails, Wine Tasting, Horseback Riding, Bike Trails

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2001

About the owner: We were born and raised in East Tennessee and have traveled a lot of the world, but we have to say that these old Appalachian Mountains are as beautiful as anywhere we've been. It's hard to beat the peace, quiet and nature of the quiet side of the Smokies in Townsend.

Why the Owner Chose Townsend:
Our family has been coming to the Smoky Mountains since the 1950's and have always enjoyed the unspoiled nature of the Smoky Mountains. There are 4 distinct seasons with mild winters and lots of outdoor activities year 'round. The area history and culture is very interesting and if you're a nature lover, you'll be in heaven. We are blessed with an abundance of wild critters that roam the woods and the lakes and rivers are full of fish. The valley is three miles long with the Little River flowing through offering tubing in the summer. The river is stocked with trout for some great fishing and you can even put your own kayak in and float the Little River. There are plenty of trails for every level of hiking or just a quiet walk in the woods. Some trails are even handicap accessible. It’s a great place to enjoy nature and the beauty of the area without the crowds in Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge, however, these towns are close enough to visit on day trips. Head to Galtinburg for shopping dining, Aquarium of the Smokies and skiing at Obergatlinburg in the winter. Pigeon Forge is home of Dollywood, lots of music theaters and other entertainment as well as great restaurants and outlet malls.

The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
R&R Retreat is located on 28 acres with only 6 cabins including ours and no drive-by traffic, yet we are very close to the main highway and all the amenities in Townsend.Being at the end of the road, we offer complete privacy as we are situated on 2 heavily wooded acres. Guests can roam the 28 acres and beyond, although there are no marked trails, the park has many trail heads nearby. Guests can bring or rent bicycles in town to ride the 3 mile long valley where there are paved bicycle paths on both sides of the road. Mother Nature at her finest is right here in the quiet side of the Smoky Mountains. You can go fishing, swimming and tubing the river, hiking and backpacking the trails of the Great Smoky Mountain National Park, visit old homesteads and look for wild animals while touring Cades Cove and the park or just relax and breathe in the fresh mountain air. If you need a vacation, then this is place you want to be. Whether you like it wild or mild, make your next vacation a stay at R&R Retreat and enjoy East Tennessee and the Great Smoky Mountains.


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Photos

  • Snow on the mountain

    Snow on the mountain

  • snow and fall

    snow and fall

  • Front Porch and steps

    Front Porch and steps

  • Welcome to R&R Retreat

    Welcome to R&R Retreat

  • View

    View

  • livingroom fireplace

    livingroom fireplace

  • living room

    living room

  • Snow on the mountain from the front porch

    Snow on the mountain from the front porch

  • Front Porch

    Front Porch

  • R&R Retreat

    R&R Retreat

  • 01nov14 snowman

    01nov14 snowman

  • Rockin' porch

    Rockin' porch

  • View from porch

    View from porch

  • Sun lounges on private side porch

    Sun lounges on private side porch

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • loft beds

    loft beds

  • Rich Mountain from the cabin

    Rich Mountain from the cabin

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Speaks: english
  • Response time Within a few hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 04/30/2015
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