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Lil' Bear Cabin - Cozy Log Home with Breathtaking Bluff View and Hot tub!

Bedrooms 3
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights


Minimum Stay
2 nights

About the property

JANUARY WEEKDAY SPECIALS! House, 3 Bedrooms + Loft, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 2-9)

Lil Bear Cabin. A perfect lodging offering from the same owners as Monteagle Cabin just down the street. Try out of of our two Monteagle cabins! Check out our new homepage website listed below! both of our lovely cabins on one website!! Owner: Renee Barber. Your home escape connection!

Take your sweet heart on a lovely romantic weekend to Lil Bear Cabin. Choose either the weekend before Valentine's Day or after! She will be sure to turn the romance on!

Call today to get your dates before they are all gone!!

Average rate adjusted to reflect specials. (Regular rate $235.00.)

All remaining January weekdays on special for $200.00! Get your January getaway dates!

Be sure to include phone number and email in "dot com" format in description of inquiry so that I can assist you promptly and efficiently.

Hike more, worry less!

**Featured on USA TODAY Travel Tips for places to stay in Monteagle TN.** One of the best lodging options in the Monteagle and Sewanee areas!

Only a few week nights left at Lil Bear for today!!! Not close to a computer to check availability?? Call direct and I will check for you! 813-546-9954.

If we don't have your dates at Lil Bear Cabin, check out our second lodging offering, Monteagle Cabin just down the street!

We are pleased to share our newest, second cabin, The Monteagle Cabin (advertisement #652842), is available for your travel plans. It is just 9 lots down the street from Lil Bear Cabin. Same amazing bluff view, same floor plan, and same hot tub under the stars!

Get your dates before they are gone!!!

Set on a bluff on the beautiful Cumberland plateau and overlooking the majestic Dripping Springs Cove, this cozy log home is conveniently located in the beautiful and historic town of Monteagle.

This three bedroom (2 Queen beds, 1 Full bed plus full futon), two full bath log home has plenty of room for everyone. There is also an additional full size futon in the upstairs loft for the kids to enjoy extra sleeping space. We now have granite counters in the kitchen for your cooking pleasure and lower bath!!

Highest point between Miami and Chicago, found at the base of the Cumberland Plateau in Middle Tn!

Escape and enjoy the magical mountain breezes at Lil' Bear Cabin! Imagine yourself here to let the magic of the mountain help you catch your breath! Take your sweetheart on a romantic weekend getaway! It's not too early to make plans for Winter and Spring vacations in the mountains of Tennessee! Make your reservation for your middle Tennessee Monteagle mountain getaway! There are mountains close to Nashville! You do not have to go all the way to Gatlinburg to find a cozy cabin on the bluff with a beautiful view to enjoy the hot tub!

If your seeking rest and relaxation on your vacation, we have a million dollar view from the deck and a hot tub under the stars that will ease away your stress. We have provided all the comforts of home! Enjoy a hot cup of coffee in the morning and a nice novel in the afternoon as you enjoy the view, watch the wildlife, and the sunsets. There are plenty of options of things to do during your stay!

Attn: University of the South-Sewanee parents and St. Andrew's-Sewanee Parents- Make reservations up to 12 months in advance for all University functions. Both of our lovely cabins located only minutes from the University. You may also get your contact information on our wait-list for up to 4 years your student's Graduation week.

*** The Assembly is just 3 miles, the University of the South is just 8 miles, and St. Andrews School is just 7 miles from the door!! If you are coming for 'Sewanee Come See' get your dates to check out the University of the South with your student. They go fast!

***For all those who have (EV) electronic vehicles, there is an EV charging station within 5 miles of the cabin, so no worries on staying charged up while staying with us!***

We have WIFI and a fire pit!!!

Lil Bear Cabin is a short 90 minute drive from Nashville, Franklin, and Murfreesboro areas with a 45 minute from Chattanooga. The mountains are calling you! Enjoy countless outdoor activities including world-class hiking in the South Cumberland Park or nearby Falls Creek Falls.

Relax fishing and swimming at nearby Tims Ford, Nickajack, Wood's Reservoir, Center Hill and Normandy lakes.

Make sure to check out Lil' Bear Cabin's homepage: Monteaglecabins (dot )com for additional information such as pictures, dining, local area attractions, map, and local weather.

We look forward to having to having you join us for all the outdoor activities the Sewanee and Monteagle area has to offer!

Pin us on PINTEREST if you like our pictures! Pin us on PINTEREST and you get a sweet discount!

Monteagle Chamber of Commerce excellence member since 2009.

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Renee Barber 813-546-9954
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english, Call for assistance 813-546-9954 Renee Barber
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About Renee Barber 813-546-9954

We are very pleased and excited to offer of Lil'Bear Cabin and Monteagle Cabin as Lodging options for the Monteagle and Sewanee area! We look forward to hearing from you and your adventures while staying with us! Be sure to sign the on-line guest book and happy vacationing!

We are also pleased to offer our newest labor of love, The Monteagle Cabin. ( 652842) It is located just down the street from Lil Bear Cabin with the same floorplan, bluff view, and a few lovely upgrades.;)

It would certainly be our pleasure to have you stay with us at one of or lovely cabins on the mountain! All the same magic breezes of the mountain to enjoy!!! You can call me direct to check availability at 813-546-9954.

Renee Barber 813-546-9954 purchased this cabin in 2009

Why Renee Barber 813-546-9954 chose East

The Monteagle/ Sewanee Tennessee area has so much to offer! There is so much to see and do while vacationing/visiting the area. You can either have your schedule full or just simply sit back and do nothing but 're-charge' while enjoying the bluff view. It is simply beautiful all year round!

What makes this cabin unique

Whether you enjoy outdoor activities such as hiking, boating, golf, or simply a quiet weekend in a breath-taking secluded area, you will have plenty of choices during your stay with us at Lil'Bear Cabin or Monteagle Cabin.

Don't forget to book up to 12 months in advance for University of the South, The Monteagle Sunday School Assembly, and St. Andrew's Sewanee functions!

Call 1-813-546-9954 for your travel assistance to your HOMEESCAPE location!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Oh my goodness, What a beautiful and welcoming cabin! We arrived tired from a long trip from Chicago and were immediately rejuvenated! Your attention to detail in the cabin is impeccable and the view- majestic. You have made our first trip to Tennessee and our experience with Bonnoroo a very memorable one! Thank you, thank you!
Jun 2013
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Lil' Bear Cabin - Cozy Log Home with Breathtaking Bluff View and Hot tub!
average rating of 4.9333334 based on 72 reviews

what a view!

  • 5 of 5

My (new!) husband and I kicked off a 10 day vacation at Lil' Bear Cabin and we could not have made a better choice. Renee was approachable, quick to respond, helpful and so so kind. Upon first arriving at the cabin the view really look us away. The quiet, serene experience we had was much more than we could have ever anticipated. The cabin was cozy and comfortable with a fireplace and full kitchen. We truly could not have asked for a better experience and cannot wait to visit again!

  • Submitted: Nov 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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New, spacious, comfortable, and that view!

  • 5 of 5

Renee was great, quick to respond and has put the little touches in the property that makes the difference. The property is new and spacious (the pictures don't show how large the space is). We had a family reunion of 12 people, and were able to rent the cabin next door. The combination of these made a perfect family getaway. The cabin comfortably accommodated 6 adults. Most time was spent on the deck enjoying the views, hummingbirds and hot tub. The local Piggly Wiggly provided all our cooking/grilling needs and we enjoyed hikes at the University of the South and Foster Falls (bring your swim trunks). Highly recommended!!

  • Submitted: Nov 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so very much for your lovely review! We are thrilled that you so enjoyed your family reunion wile staying with us at Monteagle Cabin. We are always full of joy to hear that our lovely new cabin was the back drop for many happy family memories and your return to the United States after your deployment. Thank you so very much for your service to our country. We appreciate your commitment to maintaining our land of the free and the home of the brave. All our best and come back again soon!
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Peaceful and perfect!

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our week at the cabin. What an amazing view! Hummingbirds visited daily while we sat on the deck. We hiked at beautiful locations nearby, and drove a short distance to visit Cumberland Caverns, Rock City and Chattanooga. Everything we needed was provided (we really appreciated the extra towels) and our host was always available to answer a question. We can't wait to stay here again!

  • Submitted: Sep 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful, Serene Setting

  • 5 of 5

I stayed in this cabin with my dog and three children as a stop over point between Wisconsin (where I went for the summer) and Florida (where I live). We needed a place to rest and run around. It is absolutely adorable. The home was clean, well supplied, and I love the authentic feel of the cabin. The owner was responsive and gracious. We found a park with some trails to take everyone for a long walk after the long car ride. It is quiet and remote, yet very close to town accommodations and right of the interstate, which made access easy. My ONLY suggestion, is that I would have felt slightly more comfortable if there was a fence, since I had a dog and a 2 year old. That is minor though!

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your lovely review! We are thrilled to be your "cabin away from home" while on your way traveling back to Florida. I'm sure the kids enjoyed the park and the hike. ;) Thank you so much and please let us know if you will be traveling through again. Best!
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  • 5 of 5

Clean, comfortable, and amazing views.

Wonderful family trip and awesome memories!

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It has been a pleasure! Come back and see us again anytime! Thank you so much for your review! Many blessings!
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Great stay

  • 5 of 5

Loved staying in the lil bear cabin! Clean, comfortable and beautiful views. I will stay here again!

  • Submitted: Jun 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, thank you so much! We always take great pride in our reviews left from our amazing renters. It means so much to us that you took the time to share your thoughts and experience. We are thrilled you had a great time and look forward to I your return in the future! Many blessings!
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Rates & Availability

Monteagle Cabin Rental Rates

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Jan 2 2017 - Mar 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
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2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Cleaning fee $85
Tax Rate 14.75%

Security deposit/authorization due in order to hold reservation and act to confirm lease until finalized signed lease received. Lease must be received in timely manner or 5-7 business days to complete reservation. All totals due at 30 days prior to check in date.

Check, Visa, MasterCard, Discover accepted.

Call for availability and pricing for University of the South and St. Andrew's School functions. Special rates apply to all University functions and holidays. All rates subject to change. Call for pricing, availability, terms, and waitlist.

Please consider using vacation/travel insurance. Cancellation fees do apply.

No service or booking fees charged by this owner.

Security deposit/authorization due in order to hold reservation and act to confirm lease until finalized signed lease received. Lease must be received in timely manner or 5-7 business days to complete reservation. All totals due at 30 days prior to check in date.

Visa, MasterCard, Discover accepted.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Monteagle Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1300 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , First floor bathroom.
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , Second floor bathroom.
  • Full 4 piece bath on each level.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , First floor bedroom.
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , First floor bedroom.
    Loft - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Second floor bedroom.
    Bedroom 3 - 3 queen , 1 baby crib , Second floor bedroom. Pack and play w/ bassinette.
  • Queen size Beds (2) 2 Queen size beds with dreamy memory foam topper, Double Beds (1) 1 Full size bed with dreamy memory foam topper, Baby Cribs (1) small crib/cot with bassinette and sheets(Pack and play), Futons (1) Loft has Full futon, Just added 2012- living room has a sofa bed with queen mattress.
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Game Console
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • sailing
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • water skiing
Please contact for further assistance with your travel plans or to check availability. Renee Barber 813-546-9954 Never any booking fees to reserve at either of our cabins! Monteagle Cabin and Lil Bear Cabin

Learn more about this vacation rental at the owner's website:

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