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Beautiful Hand-Hewed Log Cabin on the Edge of the Smoky Mountains

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Last updated: 07/04/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Cosby cabin description

THREE LITTLE BIRDS opened in October, 2012, so everything in the home is brand new! Our tranquil setting and many amenities will make this a one-of-a-kind retreat for couples, families, and hikers. This is a beautiful time to visit the Smokies. Visit our website to see what visitors are saying in our cabin Guest Book!!

Three Little Birds has 2 bedrooms + a large loft with a twin trundle bed, 2 bathrooms, 2 fireplaces, a 6-person hot tub, and 2 beautiful covered porches with plenty of rockers to relax. This is a newer and spacious handcrafted home nestled in a tranquil wooded setting just minutes away from the Cosby entrance of the Great Smoky Mountain National Park and an easy 25 minute drive to Gatlinburg. We are also 15 minutes away from whitewater rafting and ziplining.

Spend your days doing nothing or filling them with adventure.

Within the home, you will find luxury in a cabin setting. A true escape from everyday life yet the comforts of home. Most everything in the home was built or bought locally so guests will enjoy local craftsmanship and art.

The home has an open floor plan with plenty of entertainment space. The living room is equipped with a 55' HDTV, surround system (which also plays on the back patio and hot tub), and woodburning fireplace. Each bedroom also has a large flat screen TV.

The outside of the home has plenty of places to relax and play. Read a book on one of the porches, soak in the hot tub, or enjoy a game of horseshoes in the yard. There is also an outdoor firepit to take the chill out of the evenings or cook up a smore.

If you can't leave work behind or just need a change to your remote setting, Three Little Birds has a unique set up. The home has high-speed internet, boosters to provide WIFI access anywhere - outside or inside, and a small private office with 2 desks just off the loft area upstairs.

For families, the cabin is equipped with the goals of never hearing the words 'I'm bored' or 'why is this car packed to the roof'. The cabin has a bouncy seat, brand-new Pack and Play with sheets, Kelty baby carrier perfect for day hikes, and plenty of plasticware in the kitchen. Within the house, you'll find many board games, a game table, and an Xbox 360 with Kinect to keep everyone entertained.

Hikers will envy the 2-car attached garage. With charging stations for your walkie talkies to a place for your pole and backpacks, you'll find it easy to enjoy the National Park and return to the comforts of home. Also provided are river tubes, inflatable boats, bicycles, and plenty of yard toys.

Don't worry about a thing at Three Little Birds Cabin!

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • Cabin
  • 2200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome:

            The house is beautifully equipped for children of all ages. We have baby equipment for the little ones, and plenty to do so that the older kids won't ever be bored....moreless

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            Minimum age for the house is 25....moreless

          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Dining:

            Dining tables seats 6-8 plus additional seating for 4 at breakfast bar...moreless

          • Coffee Maker:

            Coffee maker and coffee grinder...moreless

          • Dishes & Utensils:

            Very well equipped...moreless

          • Dining Area Seats:

            10...moreless

          • Child's Highchair
          • Stove
          • Oven
          • Toaster
          • Kitchen
          • Dishwasher
          • Cooking Utensils
          • Refrigerator
          • Microwave
          • Seating for 10 people

          Amenities

          • Fireplace:

            Woodburning fireplace in living room plus a gas fireplace in master bedroom...moreless

          • Washing Machine:

            Full laundry room...moreless

          • Heating
          • Towels Provided
          • Living Room
          • Hair Dryer
          • Iron & Board
          • Clothes Dryer
          • Parking Off Street
          • Linens Provided
          • Gas Fireplace
          • Garage
          • Air Conditioning
          • Parking

          Other Amenities

              • Outdoor brick patio and firepit Covered BBQ area Small private office 2-car garage Plenty of baby gear Extra hiking and camping equipment River tubes Inflatable boats Bicycles Starter supplies provided (small amount of toilet paper, paper towel, laundry and dish soaps provided to get you started)...moreless

              Entertainment

              • DVD Player
              • Stereo
              • CD Player
              • Video Library
              • Games
              • Books
              • Toys

              Communications

              • Internet
              • Free Long Distance
              • Telephone
              • Wireless Internet

              Pool & Spa

              • Hot Tub
              • Jetted Tub

              Outdoor Features

              • Deck / Patio:

                2 large covered porches - one screened with a hot tub...moreless

              • Outdoor Grill

              Activities

              • Museums
              • Mountaineering
              • Mountain Biking
              • Kayaking
              • Mountain Climbing
              • Hiking
              • Rafting
              • Whitewater Rafting
              • Water Tubing
              • Groceries
              • ATM/Bank
              • Medical Services
              • Sight Seeing
              • Cycling
              • Paddle Boating
              • Wildlife Viewing
              • Shopping
              • Miniature Golf
              • Scenic Drives
              • Horseshoes
              • Horseback Riding
              • Walking
              • Antiquing
              • Zoo
              • Restaurants
              • Water Parks
              • Theme Parks
              • Bird Watching
              • Fishing
               

              Reviews

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              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              PEAK SEASON & Holidays
              Apr 1 - Nov 2, 2014
              3 night min stay
              $135
              $900
              OFF PEAK, excludes holidays
              Nov 3 - Mar 31, 2015
              2 night min stay
              $125
              $850
              My Standard Rate
              3 night min stay
              $135
              $900

              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees:

              • Refundable Damage Deposit $350
              • Tax Rate 12.75%

              Notes:

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              Last updated: 07/04/2014
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              Location

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              55 Miles
              Nearest Airport
              Knoxville McGhee Tyson Airport
              6.3 Miles
              Nearest Ferry
              Foothills Parkway
              18 Miles
              Nearest Train
              Gatlinburg
              1.5 Miles
              Nearest Beach
              Great Smoky Mountain National Park Cosby Entrance

              Car: Necessary

              Three Little Birds is located within 5 minutes of the Great Smoky Mountain National Park entrance. We are 15 minutes away from white water rafting and ziplining, and just an easy 25 minutes from Gatlinburg. Go antiquing and visit the Biltmore Estate in Asheville, NC just 1 hour away. The house is set in a tranquil wooded setting surrounded by nature. No hills to climb or crazy roads to get to our house.

               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2012

              About the owner: We love the Smoky Mountains and have always dreamed of owning a home here. Our dream came true in June, 2012, and we're looking forward to sharing our knowledge of the park and our home with our guests. For the past 20 years, we have escaped our hectic lives in Chicago to hike and backpack the beautiful trails in the Smokies. We were engaged on the top of Mt. LeConte, and both of young children had their first (of many) backpacking adventures here in the Park. We've hiked most of the trails, including much of the famous Appalacian Trail. We still live in Chicago but once the kids are off to college, our next dream will be call Tennessee our home.

              Why the Owner Chose Cosby:
              We fell in love with this home from the moment that we saw it. We wanted to find a place where we could get away from it all yet be connected to work through high-speed internet (not a easy find in the mountains). We wanted to be as close to the National Park as possible -- it's practically in our backyard. We also needed a place to unwind and leave the hectic world behind. Most importantly, we wanted to build beautiful memories with our family, and share our experience with others. We found everything on our wish list at Three Little Birds.

              The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
              The cabin is beautifully handcrafted. It was build to last forever in this peaceful setting. The rooms are spacious with high-end finishes which was far more appealing to us than the average home built specifically for rentals. Three Little Birds was build to be 'a home'. We absolutely love our home, and hope that you will treasure it as we go.


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              Speaks: english

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              • Welcome to Three Little Birds Cabin!

                Welcome to Three Little Birds Cabin!

              • Our relaxing covered porch has rockers, swings, and ceiling fans.

                Our relaxing covered porch has rockers, swings, and ceiling fans.

              • Come on in!

                Come on in!

              • Spacious and open floor plan

                Spacious and open floor plan

              • Handcrafted log dining room to seat 8

                Handcrafted log dining room to seat 8

              • You'll find everything that you need to pack a picnic or cook up a gourmet meal

                You'll find everything that you need to pack a picnic or cook up a gourmet meal

              • Come relax by the fireplace and read a book

                Come relax by the fireplace and read a book

              • Large master bath

                Large master bath

              • The spacious loft has a trundle bed, game table & Xbox 360 with Kinect

                The spacious loft has a trundle bed, game table & Xbox 360 with Kinect

              • The 2nd bedroom has a queen bed and a flat HDTV

                The 2nd bedroom has a queen bed and a flat HDTV

              • The laundry room has an extra capacity washer and drier, and plenty of counters

                The laundry room has an extra capacity washer and drier, and plenty of counters

              • Relax in the hot tub after a romantic dinner on the screened in patio

                Relax in the hot tub after a romantic dinner on the screened in patio

              • Rockers for all sizes!

                Rockers for all sizes!

              • Come relax on the porch swing

                Come relax on the porch swing

              • Spacious living space with a woodburning fireplace and an entertainment center

                Spacious living space with a woodburning fireplace and an entertainment center

              • Everything is brand new!

                Everything is brand new!

              • The kitchen is spacious and well equipped

                The kitchen is spacious and well equipped

              • The granite island seats at least 4 more

                The granite island seats at least 4 more

              • The romantic master suite has a fireplace, a log desk and attached bath

                The romantic master suite has a fireplace, a log desk and attached bath

              • The master bathroom has a jetted tub, a shower and walk-in closet

                The master bathroom has a jetted tub, a shower and walk-in closet

              • There is small, private office with 2 desks in the loft area

                There is small, private office with 2 desks in the loft area

              • Spacious 2nd bedroom is on the main floor

                Spacious 2nd bedroom is on the main floor

              • NEW!  Brick patio and backyard firepit

                NEW! Brick patio and backyard firepit

              VRBO #433931

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              This listing was first published here in 2012.

              Date last modified - Tuesday, March 25, 2014

              $125 - $135 per night (USD)
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              2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
              Sleeps 8

              View calendar: Updated 07/04/14
              Minimum stay: 2-3 nights
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