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Last updated: 04/29/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

See our other cabin. Vrbo.com/601843

With it's unforgettable views, beautiful decor, and full list of amenities, Closer to Heaven has the allure of a private mountain paradise away from it all...

Tucked away within the Hickory Hollow Resort Community, yet minutes away from all attractions and the beautiful National Park, Closer To Heaven is your ultimate mountain getaway that offers a perfect blend of privacy and convenience.

Pictures can't truly show the full beauty overlooking famous Wears Valley, but perched 1,950 ft. in elevation and nestled in the foothills of the Smoky Mountain National Park, Closer To Heaven offers these picturesque views from nearly every location on the property.

Wake up in the beautiful master suite to the sound of wildlife just steps away. Enjoy your morning coffee while sitting on the masterfully crafted log picnic table and listen to the chirping birds, chattering squirrels, and abundance of other wildlife within the area. All of this within view of the breathtaking Smokies.

Peaceful rain showers can be enjoyed under the covered porch or even from the one-of-a-kind reading nook that no other cabin has to offer. Situated at the end of a small catwalk looking out of floor to ceiling windows, enjoy the tree framed view while reading your favorite book.

After long days of hiking and seeing the attractions, a night of rejuvenation is a must! Offering privacy and relaxation, take some time to unwind in the hot tub that sits upon the back deck overlooking the trees and the mountains.

The Chef within you can whip up any meal you'd like in the fully equipped kitchen or over the hot coals of the BBQ grill. Also enjoy a nice glass of wine from one of the local wineries and get a taste of the area!

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Property Type

  • Cabin
  • 1300 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Renters must be a minimum of 21 years of age....moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

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

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Master Bathroom (Main level): toilet, shower, jetted tub

    ...moreless

  • Loft Bathroom: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Television:

    One flat screen television in living room....moreless

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Live Theater
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Zoo

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    Enjoy the beautiful Smoky Mountain views that Wears Valley is most known for!...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

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

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Central heating and air...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    Wood burning fireplace. Wood is provided...moreless

  • Heating:

    Central heating and air...moreless

  • Internet:

    Wifi internet...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Premium linens...moreless

  • Living Room:

    Beautiful living room with stacked stone fireplace and flat screen HD television. Amazing view of the smokies. ...moreless

  • Parking:

    Flat parking for one vehicle. Slight incline for up to two others....moreless

  • Telephone:

    LAN line telephone...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Premium Towels...moreless

  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Plates, bowls, silverware, cooking utensils, grilling utensils are all included. ...moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Paper towels included...moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Large deck including a covered section with a swing and rocking chairs, and an uncovered section that includes a log picnic table and hot tub....moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub:

    4 seat hot tub on deck with stunning views...moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Mid Season
Mar 2 - May 21, 2015
2 night min stay
$139
$835
Memorial Day Weekend
May 22 - May 25, 2015
3 night min stay
$170
High Season
May 26 - Jun 26, 2015
3 night min stay
$159
$925
4th Of July
Jun 27 - Jul 5, 2015
4 night min stay
$200
$1,200
High Season
Jul 6 - Sep 3, 2015
3 night min stay
$159
$925
Mid Season
Sep 4 - Oct 4, 2015
3 night min stay
$139
$835
Peak Season
Oct 5 - Nov 8, 2015
4 night min stay
$179
$1,000
Mid Season
Nov 9 - Nov 20, 2015
3 night min stay
$139
$835
Thanksgiving
Nov 21 - Nov 29, 2015
4 night min stay
$200
$1,200
Mid Season
Nov 30 - Dec 18, 2015
3 night min stay
$139
$835
Christmas
Dec 19 - Dec 27, 2015
4 night min stay
$200
$1,200
New Years
Dec 28 - Jan 3, 2016
3 night min stay
$200
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$139
$825 $3,000
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
  • Cleaning Fee $75
  • Tax Rate 12.75%

Notes:

Holiday stays are subject to holiday rates of $185 per night and $1000 for the week.

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

50% of payment required at time of initial booking & the remaining 50% is due 30 days prior to arrival for check-in.

If booking is made 30 days or less to the arrival date, 100% of payment is due.


Cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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Last updated: 04/29/2015
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Location

30 Miles
Nearest Airport
McGhee Tyson Airport
15 Miles
Nearest Golf
Gatlinburg Golf Course
18 Miles
Nearest Ski
Ober Gatlinburg Ski Resort

Car: Necessary

You can also enjoy zip lines and canopy tours, seasonal hay rides, and various local festivals throughout the year. Closer to Heaven is within the Hickory Hollow resort area, which has a small catch and release pond available to all guests. The property is conveniently located off of Wears Valley Rd, which is directly between Pigeon Forge and the entrance to the Smoky Mountain National Park.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2013

About the owner: My wife Leina and I (Kendall) got married in June of 2009. I previously worked in TN at a nuclear plant that is located about 2 hours from Pigeon Forge. I absolutely loved the area while I worked there and always wanted to go back. We now live in IL and I currently work at a nuclear plant locally, and my wife Leina works for a consulting firm. Last year we visited the area again and decided to look for property while we were there. We purchased our first cabin last year. It is called Closer To Heaven and is located in Wears Valley. We decided to rent it out while we weren't occupying it and quickly found that with my job, last minute vacations are tough to plan and the cabin was usually booked. We looked around for more property so that we could have a couple of choices when we visit and found our other cabin, Eagle's View.

Why the Owner Chose Wears Valley:
My wife an I bought our cabin because we just absolutely love the location and the views. Anyone who has ever been to eastern TN knows just how amazing the Smoky Mountains are; and if it is your first time, you will soon see for yourself! Being located in Wears Valley is probably the biggest treat for us. We really enjoy the small town feel while being so close to Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg. Wears Valley is full of great farmers markets, antique stores, and restaurants. Everyone there is so friendly and always make us feel welcome, and that really made our cabin the one for us.

The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
We looked at numerous cabins and none of them had the reading nook like this one does. It is very unique and sets it apart from others.


Contact us

Speaks: english

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Photos

  • Living room looking out onto deck.  Great mountain views!

    Living room looking out onto deck. Great mountain views!

  • Back deck complete with hand crafted log picnic table and hot tub.

    Back deck complete with hand crafted log picnic table and hot tub.

  • View from the back deck.

    View from the back deck.

  • Covered section of the deck with two rocking chairs.

    Covered section of the deck with two rocking chairs.

  • Community catch and release fishing pond complete with dock.

    Community catch and release fishing pond complete with dock.

  • Fully equipped kitchen.

    Fully equipped kitchen.

  • Staircase leading to loft.

    Staircase leading to loft.

  • Tree-framed view from the reading nook window.

    Tree-framed view from the reading nook window.

  • Second bedroom located in the loft with a queen size bed and wonderful quilt.

    Second bedroom located in the loft with a queen size bed and wonderful quilt.

  • Master bedroom on main level.  King size bed with beautiful quilt.

    Master bedroom on main level. King size bed with beautiful quilt.

  • Master bathroom with large jacuzzi tub and stained glass window.

    Master bathroom with large jacuzzi tub and stained glass window.

  • View from the hot tub.

    View from the hot tub.

  • Floor to ceiling windows along the entire back wall of the cabin.

    Floor to ceiling windows along the entire back wall of the cabin.

  • Dining room table with more great mountain views.

    Dining room table with more great mountain views.

  • Living room with stacked stone wood burning fireplace.

    Living room with stacked stone wood burning fireplace.

  • Staircase leading to loft.

    Staircase leading to loft.

  • One of a kind reading nook with more stunning views.

    One of a kind reading nook with more stunning views.

  • Looking at the reading nook from below.

    Looking at the reading nook from below.

  • Loft bathroom with beautiful tile.  Equipped with shower, sink, and toilet.

    Loft bathroom with beautiful tile. Equipped with shower, sink, and toilet.

  • Master bedroom looking into master bathroom.

    Master bedroom looking into master bathroom.

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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 an hour
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  • Calendar last updated 04/29/2015
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