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Southern Cross- Gorgeous 6 BR, Theater, Hot Tub, Views!

Bedrooms 6
Half Baths1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

Cabin, 6 Bedrooms + Other (See Description), 7.5 Baths, ( Sleeps 1-23)

Southern Cross is a beautifully crafted massive log home nestled perfectly above the Bent Creek Golf Course with breath taking views of Mount LeConte and Greenbriar Vista. The spectacular views are topped only by the gorgeous home itself. Careful detail is given to each room, whether it be the gourmet kitchen, the luxurious master suites, or the lofty gathering room. This luxury home was constructed to accommodate wheelchairs and is outfitted to be handicapped friendly.

Southern Cross is well equipped to please the most demanding guests. More than just a pretty face, Southern Cross is also furnished with streamlined flat screen TV's in each room as well as all of the modern day amenities you would expect. At the end of the day, relax in the hot tub or enjoy the grand theater room and pool table. No matter what you are looking for in your stay, Southern Cross will truly grant all of the pleasures a vacation should offer.

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Kelly Woodring
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
November 18, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner


I cannot say enough good things about our recent stay at Southern Cross Cabin! The cabin was so amazing and our guests were absolutely blown away! Within minutes of being there, they were already making plans to come back next year! You even managed to impress my brother, which is a feat in of itself! We loved every single thing about this cabin and it truly became our little home away from home for the weekend.

You guys made this whole process very fun and easy, and we felt truly taken care of while we were there. "Thank you" doesn't even begin to cover it!

Our family is spread out over several states and it is often hard to get everyone together in one place. This cabin made it easy for us to gather everyone and truly made my Christmas wish come true! We are deeply considering coming back and doing this again next year. If so, when is the earliest we can book those dates?

Thank you again for everything, and I hope you have a Merry Christmas!
Dec 2016
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Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Knoxville, TN


Gatlinburg Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 23
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Golf Course Front
  • Golf Course View
  • Mountain View
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Long Distance
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • 7 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
    Bathroom 5 -
    Bathroom 6 -
    Bathroom 7 -
  • 7.5
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 23
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , 2 sleep sofa /futon
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king , 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Bedroom 4 - 1 king
    Bedroom 5 - 1 king
    Other (See Description) - 3 sleep sofa /futon , 3 additional sleeper sofa's in LR, Loft
    Bedroom 6 - 2 queen
  • King size beds (5), Queen size Beds (2), Sleep Sofa or Futons (8)
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub
  • jetted tub
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • swimming
This beautiful luxury cabin is accented with a tremendous home theatre with surround sound. 16 pillow soft leather recliners await your date at the movies!


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Southern Cross- Gorgeous 6 BR, Theater, Hot Tub, Views!
average rating of 4.7727275 based on 26 reviews

beautiful inside and out

  • 5 of 5

This Southern Cross cabin was wonderful. The views from the balconies were phenomenal! Wow!! Every morning, all day and every night. What views! Was a fabulous four nights!!!

  • Submitted: Oct 25, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Starla. I am happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us at Southern Cross. Yes, the view is one of the best features of this home. Glad you were able to soak it all in. Thank you for being great guests! Let me know if I can help you in the future. Kelly
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Highly Recommend

  • 5 of 5

We had a group of 6 couples for a two night stay at Southern Cross. The cabin is very large and the bedrooms are spaced well! Plenty of privacy in each bedroom, and we all LOVED that each room has its own bathroom. The jet tubs were deep and wonderful, also the jet sprays in the showers! The kitchen was a great place to gather and was very well equipped. The theater was our favorite place. We also loved the pool table with fireplace in the room! We will DEFINITELY be coming back for many years! Easy drive and amazing views. Lots of great memories made this weekend!

  • Submitted: Jan 29, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your stay at Southern Cross and your kind review. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and that we met your expectations for a fun filled weekend! Please let me know when you are ready to reserve your next trip back to Southern Cross. I will be happy to help! Kelly
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  • 5 of 5

This is our second time in Gatlinburg and both times we have stayed at Southern Cross. I couldn't imagine staying anywhere else. It's absolutely beautiful. Beds are comfortable, decorating is fabulous. We arrived in the fall and it was decorated throughout the cabin with fall leaves, wreaths, etc. The owners really care about this cabin because even the little details were noticeable. Kitchen was fully stocked - more than you could ask for, comforters were soft and warm, fireplace turns on in the twist of a nob, pool table / game room was used constantly, and the theater room was excellent!!

The owners picked a phenomenal management company. On our first visit they were very attentive to any of our questions and our needs. I've rented many cabins and have been disappointed with help and assistance in the past, but this management company is top notch.

If you are interested in this cabin - BOOK IT!!! You will come back to Southern Cross every time!!! There is no comparison.

  • Submitted: Oct 12, 2016
  • Stayed: September 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Renee, Thank you for such a kind review! You were such great guests and it was our pleasure having you and your family. We are happy to hear Southern Cross is your pick! We try our best to accommodate everyone and make them feel at home during their stay. It was my pleasure helping you plan your trip and if I can ever help you in the future please give me call. Kelly
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Trussville Al

Wonderfull Southern Cross

  • 5 of 5

Year after year we come back to Southern Cross. We love this place. It's a wonderful cabin with a perfect view of the mountains. Just a short drive of the road it's perfect, no long winding roads up a mountain side. Great for the golfers in your group with a course just a few yards from the cabin.

6 large bedrooms each with a private bath. It makes it easy for everyone to get ready in the morning. The kitchen is well equipped for those large family meals. The best part of the cabin is the large theater room. Great for movies or just kicking back watching the big game. You won't want to leave this place. Kelly great job again this year. You make renting vacation cabins a wonderful experience. We will be booking again for next year soon. Thanks again!

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2015
  • Stayed: August 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Randy! You guys always make my job so easy;) We love having you and your Nascar group year after year! See you next August, Kelly
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Nashville, TN

A Beautiful Mountain Retreat

  • 5 of 5

We rented Southern Cross for a large weekend, family gathering: 6 couples, plus 5 children ages 4 and under. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. We loved that each bedroom had its own bathroom, giving people plenty of private space. The view from the desk is gorgeous. I also knew that some of our guests were not fans of winding, mountain driving, so the easy drive to the house from the golf course was a plus.

A couple small criticisms: The main living room is somewhat small for such a large house and was very dark (the main light fixture was burned out and could not be replaced during our stay). Also, there were some small maintenance issues upon our arrival. While the house was very cleaning, there were a tremendous number of light bulbs burned out throughout the house, as well as a large nest of yellow jackets right outside the front door. The light bulbs were within the owner's control; the yellow jackets, less so. That said, Kelly and the maintenance staff were extremely responsive to our concerns and went above and beyond in addressing them. We very much appreciated their help.

All in all, we had a wonderful, memorable stay at Southern Cross and hope to return again!

  • Submitted: Oct 24, 2014
  • Stayed: October 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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2014 family vacation !!!!!!!

  • 5 of 5

This was the 3rd year we have been coming to the mountains as a family, 8 adults, 7 grandkids, our daughter and our 2 sons and their kids, we have rented before in cobbley knob , a little higher up on the mountain, this year southern cross was a lot lower and right on the golf course which made it great for our 2 sons and son in law, all 3 avid golfers. We stayed 6 nights leaving on Friday, everyone had a fantastic time, all 4 families took a night and cooked what they wanted, easy enough in this gourmet kitchen stocked with all pots and pans and dishes you could want, charcoal grill on the deck as well. so meals did not have to be out with 15 people !!!! all the kids, ages....15,12,10,9,7,5 and 4 enjoyed the massive theatre room and the game room. All 4 families had their choice of bedrooms (mimi and papa got the master) so everyone was happy, including the kids who slept between the spare bedroom or in the loft area, which was ideally set up with chair and sofa that made beds, this place is huge enough that nobody got in anyone's way at all very well laid out, and with all the TV's anytime a kid wanted to watch a different movie, just put it in a dvd on a tv and watch it. we had a few small issues but Kelly was easily reachable and within the hour we had Tim, the maintenance man, at the property !!!!!!!!!! and doing his thing, great people, Kelly and Tim, a big thank you from the family!!!!!!!!!!! I would highly recommend this cabin to any family that is planning a get together of any kind, it was clean and well stocked and the location is excellent. we will be back next year !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2014
  • Stayed: July 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Mr. Tracy, you and your wife were such great guests! I really enjoyed having you in our home. We got to know each other pretty well and I am looking forward to having you visit us year after year! Thank you for your review.
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

reservation fee $35 + Tax
cleaning fee $250 + Tax
damage insurance $49
Tax Rate 12.75%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.