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Serenity in the Mountains

Bedrooms 2
Space 1 sq ft
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights


About the property

Cabin, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6 maximum)

Floors in the cabin were recently refinished.

This cabin has been used for numerous honeymoons and anniversaries. In addition, there have been at least 3 weddings performed in the cabin. On the other hand, it has also been used as a retreat when families have lost loved ones or to escape from an otherwise stressful life.

Relax in the rocking chairs on the front porch or the ones on the back porch. In cooler weather, relax in front of the fireplace & enjoy the beautiful mountains through the floor to ceiling glass wall in the main living area. You can also relax in the whirlpool tub in the master bedroom or the hot tub on the back porch (the main picture was taken from the hot tub).

The cabin is on 2 1/2 acres of land and very private. From the living room sleeper sofa or recliner or from the back porch rockers or hot tub, you see no other cabins/houses, just the woods, wildlife, and Blush Mountain in the distance. Fall foliage is spectacular!

The master bedroom has a king size log bed, flat screen TV, DVD player, and whirlpool tub. Adjacent to the bedroom is a full bathroom with shower/tub combination.

There is 1 step up to the front porch & another step up to the main part of the cabin which has the dine-in kitchen, master bedroom .

There is a locally made birch tree lamp in the main living area. Other lamp shades feature artwork of the Hautman Brothers who are wildlife artists with works in Smithsonian and the White House.

There is 1 step down from the main floor to the back porch which has the charcoal bar-b-que grill, rockers, & hot tub.

The 2nd bedroom & full bathroom (shower/tub combination) are located in the loft. It features a Hautman Brothers bedspread and another Hautman Brothers lamp shade. There is a flat screen TV, XBox 360 with video games & board games.

The living room is equiped with a 32' flatscreen TV with DVD. The master bedroom has another flat screen TV with DVD player. DVD movies and books are provided for your enjoyment and relaxation.

All the attractions along the Parkway in Pigeon Forge are only about 5 - 10 minutes away, while Dollywood and the national park are only about 10-15 minutes away. Snow skiing, Ripley's aquarium and museums are about 20-30 minutes away in Gatlinburg.

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Andy Carver
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 21, 2018

Why Andy Carver chose Sevierville

The property has plenty of privacy located on 2 1/2 acres of land, but it's only about 4 miles (10 minutes) to the parkway in Pigeon Forge where all the shows, restaurants, etc. are located. It's also only about 30 minutes to the national park, tubing, zip lines, horseback riding, snow skiing, etc.

What makes this cabin unique

The privacy, scenery, & location make this an ideal location for a family, but it's also an ideal location for a romantic getaway. It has been used frequently for anniversaries, & honeymoons. In addition, AT LEAST 3 WEDDINGS HAVE BEEN PERFORMED IN THIS CABIN.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We was very happy with our stay. The cabin was very nice. Very clean. It had everything we needed. It was decorative so nice. My girl's did not want to leave the whole time we was there. We can't wait to go back next year.
Nov 2015
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Sevierville Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
  • Bookings are accepted contingent upon owner receiving copy of driver's license & completed rental agreement which can only be sent after booking.
  • Please refer to owners cancellation policy in rental agreement which overrides cancellation policy shown here.
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Mountain View
  • Rural
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • In addition to the 2 full bathrooms with shower/tub combination, there is also a jetted tub in the master bedroom.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1). Lamps and bedspread are Hautman Brothers designs. The Hautman Brothers have wildlife artwork in Smithsonian and The White House. For a chalet that sleeps 8, go to the VRBO home page. Where it asks for "Destination," put the number 289723. For HomeAway.Com, use the number 286242.
  • Air Hockey
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • limited accessibility ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Whirlpool
  • Whirlpool
  • jetted tub ...
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • forests
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
High Speed Internet access.


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Serenity in the Mountains
average rating of 4.5822783 based on 117 reviews

Warm and cozy home away from home

  • 5 of 5

This cabin for the price was more than we expected. The view was exceptional and everything we needed was available to make us feel at home. Only had a slight malfunction with the fire place but maintainance was prompt in making repairs. Plenty of clean linens were available. Our kids loved the pool table and we enjoyed the hot tub in the night time cool spring air. I would recommend this cabin for a quaint family get away to get away from the PigeonForge parkway mayhem. The owners were very friendly, upfront and provided very detailed instructions with prompt responses to all our questions. Thank you for making our 1st trip to TN an enjoyable and memorable stay.

  • Submitted: Apr 6, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Quiet and cozy

  • 5 of 5

We loved staying in this cozy cabin. The back porch was a wonderful place to sit and take in the view of the mountain while enjoying the peace and quiet. The road had very little traffic on it and our dog loved taking morning and evening walks on it. The fireplace was wonderful while sitting in the living room, especially on the snowy day we had. If you are looking for quiet days and nights, this is a perfect place to stay.

  • Submitted: Mar 29, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Great guests - So glad they enjoyed their stay along with their dog. I can't guarantee snow for every trip, but will try to do everything else I can to make the stay enjoyable. Looking forward to having them come back.
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Relaxing Stay in the Mountains

  • 5 of 5

This cabin is in a great location. Close to the excitement of Pigeon Forge but secluded enough for relaxing and enjoying the beauty of the mountains. Cabin had everything we needed. Owner went above and beyond to ensure we had a nice stay. We'll be back.

  • Submitted: Mar 21, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Great guests. We had some issues with the HAC, but they were very patient & understanding. We now have a new HAC unit. Really looking forward to having them return.
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Convenient, Quiet, and Comfortable

  • 5 of 5

I spent a week at this cabin and was very pleased with it. It was comfortable and very well appointed, including a hot tub, gas log fireplace, and fully stocked kitchen. There were also games available. Everything was as described and in good working order. The location is woodsy and quiet, but a very short drive from Pigeon Forge and fairly short drive from other area attractions. The owner (Andy) was very helpful and responsive, and it was clear that he cares about the property and the experience of his guests. As has been noted in other reviews, the road up to the cabin is a little sporty, but that isn't too unusual for hilltop properties. I would definitely return.

  • Submitted: Nov 27, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Great guest. Look forward to hearing from him again. Hopefully he'll be able to bring more family & friends to share his experience in the future, but the cabin is also a nice retreat to "recharge batteries" & escape from a busy schedule.
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Loved the cabin! Only complaints are the road to the cabin and the trees blocking the view of the mo

  • 4 of 5

The cabin was nice and peaceful. The kids loved the hot tub and the pool table!! The road to the cabin was very scary and the view of the mountains was obstructed by the trees!! Overall we enjoyed our stay

  • Submitted: Oct 1, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I wasn't aware that the trees blocked the view. The tree in the middle has been removed. I can't do much about the road. It is paved all the way to the cabin, but it's a typical mountain road. If you want to go to the mountains for a mountain view, you have to travel mountain roads. As the saying goes, if you want to go to the mountains, you have to go there, the mountains don't come to you.
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We absolutely had a blast

  • 5 of 5

Love staying at day dreamer cabin.

Andy is such a wonderful person to deal with always answered my call or text with any questions I had. The cabin was so nice just to sit back relax and enjoy the mountains. The cabins has anything you need tvs and even a game system for the kids. We absolutely will rent day dreamer cabin again when we visit.

  • Submitted: Sep 29, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Great guests. Really look forward to having them return.
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Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Knoxville TN
Nearest Barpub
5 Miles
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Gatlinburg Public Golf Course
Nearest Restaurant
4 Miles
Nearest Ski
20 Miles
Ober Gatlinburg
Car: necessary

Relax in a tranquil mountain setting located just minutes away from great family orientated entertainment and good food in Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg in one direction and the spectacular mountain scenery of Wear Valley and Cades Cove in the other direction.

The cabin is on 2.5 acres of land and no other cabins in sight when foliage is on the trees. In the winter, there is 1 cabin that can barely be seen in the distance.

There are other cabins on the mountain, but not in the immediate vicinity. Since there isn't much traffic, you can walk down the main road. Taking a right from the cabin is a fairly easy walk. About 1/4 mile down the road is a small (5-10 acre) meadow with a small pond and a couple of cabins around it. Walking past the meadow, you can walk 1/2 mile - 1 mile along the road through the woods without seeing another cabin. A small stream crosses the road there & there a couple of cabins with permanent residents.

Turning left from the cabin and it's about 1/4 mile to the bottom of the mountain where there is a nice stream with several small waterfalls. I've included pictures of some of waterfalls.

Golf: Great golfing is available within a 15 minute drive in Pigeon Forge.

Ski: Snow skiing is available about 30 minutes away in Gatlinburg.

The national park is about 30 minutes away.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $85 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $200
Pet Fee $75 + Tax
Tax Rate 15.75%


2. Rates shown are for payment by check, money order, or wire transfer.

3. Credit card payment can be done by Pay Pal or On Home Away on line booking.

4. Pay Pal charges an additional 3% transaction fee.

5. Home Away On Line Booking charges a 3% transaction fee + an additional "service fee of 5% - 9%.

6. There is a pet fee of $75/pet/week (limit of 2 small animals).

7. There is no charge for the 7th night

8. There is an $85 cleaning fee.

9 Tax is currently 12.75%. The 3% Home Away booking fee is added to the tax for a total of 15.75%.

10. On line bookings are accepted contingent upon receipt of a copy of the person booking's driver's license and a completed rental agreement. The rental agreement contains contact information for owner, cleaners, maintenance, etc. Home Away web sites don't allow contact information until after a property is booked, so the rental agreement will be sent to the guest when the owner is allowed to have contact information for the guest. The web site shows a rental agreement, but the owner's rental agreement overrides the web site rental agreement.

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.

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