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Located just minutes from downtown Gatlinburg sits 'Aiden's Escape'. Totally private setting with beautiful Rhododendrum everywhere you look. A beautiful stream surrounds the property and from the back of the lodge it runs the entire length of the deck. Aiden's Escape is a stunning custom-built, large-log home with 4 master bedrooms and 4.5 baths. The gigantic logs, slate floor and stone fireplace make 'Aiden's Escape' the perfect vacation home for you and your family. The kitchen is open to the family room and has solid surface counter tops and everything you need to cook a Thanksgiving or birthday feast. Aiden's Escape has 4 bedrooms and 4.5 bathrooms. There are 2 King beds, 2 Queen beds and 1 Queen Sleeper Sofa. The lodge is equipped with Wireless High Speed Internet, Direct TV and 5 flat screen's all connected to HD Receivers so you don't have to worry about missing your favorite shows. There are 5 DVD players also. The game room is upstairs in an open vaulted area and has a pool table and Video Arcade game with 60 different games available for the kids. You will love the aspen writing desk in the main living area. There is a huge covered deck that runs the entire length of the lodge. Located on the deck are 6 rocking chairs, outdoor table and chairs for dining, large gas grill, and a 6-8 person hot tub. Aiden's Escape is the perfect Smoky Mountain vacation home for you and your family. Peaceful, quiet, relaxing - except the sounds of running water and forest animals. Enjoy smores in the fire pit at midnight and have a picnic by the stream at noon. Just seven miles from the cabin is a beautiful Community Center - a complex with indoor swimming pool, basketball court, ping pong, bowling alley, weight room and showers. For a very reasonable fee visitors are welcome to take advantage of this beautiful complex. Also about 5 miles away is the Mills Park with a playground for children, and covered picnic tables and grills for your get-togethers. Four miles away is the Greenbriar section of the Smoky Mountain National Park. This is a lesser traveled section of the park with many beautiful trails, plenty of parking, picnic area, playground and access to the Pigeon River. Ramsey Cascades is also located there and is a favorite amongst hikers. ClimbWorks Zip line is literally minutes away for the adventurists in your family. Dollywood, located in Pigeon Forge is a very short drive if your family wants to visit a great theme park. Aiden's Escape will be the perfect Smoky Mountain home for your family or group. You will want to make Aiden's Escape your annual Smoky Mountain destination.
Memorial Day May 22 - May 25, 2015 3 night min stay
Summer Jun 5 - Jul 1, 2015 5 night min stay
July 4th Jul 2 - Jul 6, 2015 5 night min stay
Summer 2 Jul 7 - Aug 15, 2015 5 night min stay
Fall Aug 16 - Aug 31, 2015 2 night min stay
Labor Day Sep 4 - Sep 7, 2015 3 night min stay
Fall Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2015 3 night min stay
$482 Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
Fall Nov 1 - Nov 21, 2015 2 night min stay
$458 Fri, Sat
Thanksgiving Nov 22 - Nov 30, 2015 4 night min stay
Holiday Dec 11 - Dec 17, 2015 2 night min stay
Winter Dec 18 - Dec 19, 2015 2 night min stay
Winter Dec 20 - Jan 3, 2016 5 night min stay
My Standard Rate 2 night min stay
$460 Fri, Sat
Additional information about rental rates
Seasonal rates maybe higher than published rates (Summer, October, and Holiday weekends). Rates may change prior to reservation confirmation. Cancellations must be approved, in writing, 30 days prior to arrival with a $100+tax cancellation fee. Any cancellations within 30 days there is no refund.
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Located in the Great Smoky Mountains in Gatlinburg Tennessee.
Near Greenbriar, Pittman Center, and Cobbly Knob area. Famous hiking trail 'Ramsey's Cascades' and Cobbly Knob Gold Course are located only minutes away. Downtown Gatlinburg and Dollywood are a short 10-15 minute drive from the lodge.
Year Purchased: 2012
About: Our names are Rex & Lisa Russom. We live in Jackson, Tn. We are hard working, tax paying, small business owners who love to hike in the Smoky Mountains. We are in our early 50's. We love animals. We have done many hikes in the Smoky Mountains. Some of our favorites are Ramsey Cascades, Hen Wallow Falls, Rainbow Falls, Grotto Falls, the Chimneys and Alum Cave Trail on Mount LeConte. We also love zip-lining. Rex likes computers and worked in the supermarket industry for a long time. Lisa is very active at Church, worked as a Medical Technologist and owned a women's fitness center for many years. We now work together in our own business.
Why Other Gatlinburg Properties: We looked at so many different properties in the Smoky Mountain area and when we saw 'Aiden's Escape', we were absolutely in love and knew that this was our Smoky Mountain home.(Even our Realtor's jaw dropped) We just could not believe how beautiful this property was. It adjoins a sister property, Emma's Place. Please check it out also. We know mountain views are nice, but when you see the private setting and the stream that surrounds the property, we think that you will feel the same way about 'Aiden's Escape' that we did. The property is surrounded by Rhododendrum and the sounds of the stream are so peaceful. You will truly see God's hand in the creation of this beautiful place in the Great Smoky Mountains.
The Unique Benefits at this Lodge: The beautiful stream has to be the most special feature of 'Aiden's Escape', but the gigantic logs that this lodge is made from are huge. Something you can't appreciate until you see the logs in person. The location is also great, close enough to everything you will want to do in the Smoky's, but just far enough to give you the peaceful and quiet vacation you and your family deserve.