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BOOK SUMMER! Near DW & Pkwy-Easy Travel Rds-Pvt Parking-Hot Tub-Pool Table-WiFi

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,350 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

2 BR, 2 Full Baths, Bonus Room, Loft, Sleeps 2-6, WiFi, 5 Minutes to DW/Parkway

'Making Memories Too' is nestled in the foothills of the Smoky Mountains, but close to town (restaurants, shopping, grocery stores, hospitals, etc) and attractions:

3 miles from Dollywood/Splash Country

5 minutes from town and therefore close to all Pigeon Forge attractions, restaurants, dinner shows, shopping, events, etc.

3 miles from Gatlinburg Golf Course

15 minutes from Gatlinburg, Glades Road Arts & Crafts District, Ripley's Aquarium, Ober Ski Resort, and Smoky Mountain National Park, mini-golf, shopping and a myriad of other attractions.

Easy and accessible driving roads to cabin. Large private driveway can accommodate 3 cars and is motorcycle friendly.

Wireless (WiFi) Network Connection.

Cabin sits on 1/2 acre leveled yard. Perfect for children to run and play in! Playground for kids in resort complex.

A non-smoking cabin.

About the cabin: Making Memories Too provides a 'home away from home' feel. It is beautifully decorated two-story cabin with no detail spared! The cabin features 2 bedrooms with queen size beds, a bonus room (like a den) featuring a day bed with trundle which sleeps two. It is perfect for a children's room. There are two full bathrooms, one upstairs and one downstairs. A pool table/game area is located in the upstairs loft. There are a total of 4 TV's in the cabin. The kitchen is fully stocked with pots, pans, dishes, glasses, silverware, microwave, and coffee pot. Outside, the cabin has a convenient wrap around deck with a hot tub for 6 people, a gas grill, picnic table, and rocking chairs to sit and enjoy the natural surroundings. The cabin sits on an almost 1/2 acre leveled yard, perfect for the children to run around in! Three cars can comfortably park on its driveway.

Nearest city: Pigeon Forge: Barely five minutes away from the excitement, shopping and superb attractions of Pigeon Forge, including the world - renowned Dollywood/Splash Country, Titanic, Dixie's Stampede, Black Bear Jamboree, Wonderworks. Plus a myriad of dinner theaters; such as, The Miracle Theatre, The Comedy Barn, & Tennessee Shindig. In addition, other attractions such as horseback riding, zip lines, mini-golf, white-water rafting, and go-carts. There are many restaurants and shopping, including the famous Christmas Place and Tanger outlet stores.

Gatlinburg: About 15 minutes away is the world renowned city of Gatlinburg! Gatlinburg is adjacent to the Smoky Mountain National Park. It is a picturesque city with many attractions, shopping and restaurants. The attractions include the famous Ripley's Aquarium and other Belive It or Not museums, theaters, and attractions. It is also home to Ober Ski Resort, various ski lifts and the Arial Tramway to enjoy the mountain sights and ski resort. Plus various mini-golfs are found here. Many outdoor activities like horseback riding, hiking, zip lines, snowboarding, camping, biking, rafting, birdwatching, and leaf season are part of the many activities enjoyed in Galinburg and in the Smoky Mountains.

The great Smoky Mountains Arts & Crafts community is located in Glades Road. Tennessee artists offer original handmade treasures for your home. The restaurants hold a myriad of dining choices from home cooking to recipes from around the world.

More Details

Owner
Mercy & Jose Urrutia
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 23, 2017

About Mercy & Jose Urrutia

Our names are Jose and Mercy. We live in Pembroke Pines, Florida. Our two children are JR, 23 and Lauren 17. Jose is a custom Kitchen designer and consultant who has been in the industry for over 23 years. Mercy has been an elementary school teacher for 20 years. JR is now entering his fourth year of college and Lauren is now in 11th grade.

Mercy & Jose Urrutia purchased this cabin in 2007

Why Mercy & Jose Urrutia chose Pigeon Forge

In 2006 we took a family trip to Pigeon Forge for the first time. We instantly fell in love with the area, its people, its beauty, and its serenity! We loved the cabin lifestyle and knew immediately that it would be our dream to own one. So during that summer, we began our search. We must have visited over 50 properties! 'Making Memories Too' was 'love at first sight!' It took us over one year to find it but in September 2007, we made it our own.

What makes this cabin unique

'Making Memories Too' is special because of its unique location. It is close to town. We are near the Pigeon Forge Parkway where most attractions are found and down the street from Dollywood's service entrance and the Gatlinburg Golf Course. The city of Gatlinburg is only about 15 minutes away! But, we are also far enough from the 'hussle and bussle'. This allows for the privacy and the closeness to nature one desires when visiting the Smoky Mountain National Park. Our favorite activities while visiting are hiking, snowboarding, white water rafting, zip-lining, and enjoying the area's diverse wild life and unique plant life. The cabin also sits on a 1/2 acre leveled lot which affords it ample parking and usable yard space. The kids just love being able to run around and play games on its yard! The cabin itself is like a 'doll house'! It has a wrap around deck, allowing total enjoyment of its natural surroundings while barbequing, or enjoying a dip in the jacuzzi, or just quietly rocking on its many rocking chairs or swing. The interior is spacious but cozy. The layout is perfect to allow privacy while still enjoying a family gathering. The kitchen is fully stocked and ready for the challenge of even a Thanksgiving dinner! It is truly the perfect place to make lasting memories, thus its name 'Making Memories Too'. We visit often and truly love spending time at our home. It is truly magical! Our goal is to share our joy with our guests in the hope that you, too, make memories that last a lifetime!!!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Making Memories is a beautiful cabin. It was clean, cozy and filled with character. We had a vacation of a lifetime during our recent trip in December. The cabin had such an incredible homey feeling that our young son felt right at home. It was beautifully decorated and filled with all the necessary items. The views were fantastic! The location was convenient and minutes away from busy downtown but hidden and quiet at the same time. We can't wait to visit again and look forward to staying at Making Memories. We had wonderful time and made memories that will last a lifetime.
Dec 2010
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Amenities

Country Pines Resort Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1350 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Mountain View ...
  • Resort
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Free Local Calls
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 7 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
  • Upstairs bedroom has an adjecent bonus room (like a den) with a single day bed with trundle. It sleeps 2 people.
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games ...
  • Pool Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Child's Swing
  • Deck / Patio
  • Deck Furniture
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Porch Furniture
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Wood Deck
  • Yard
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • ski lift privileges
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • swimming
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
This is a fully stocked cabin and includes all of the comforts away from home. Wireless Internet provided!

Reviews

Excellent! 4.5/5 -
(64 traveler reviews)

BOOK SUMMER! Near DW & Pkwy-Easy Travel Rds-Pvt Parking-Hot Tub-Pool Table-WiFi
average rating of 4.53125 based on 65 reviews
5

Happy Hikers

  • 5 of 5

My family thoroughly enjoyed our vacation hiking in the Smokies. We have vacationed and stayed in Pigeon Forge on 3 previous occassions staying in motels or a small cottage in a RV park and this time in this beautiful cabin. The rental of this cabin helped make this vacation the best time we had. The cabin was clean and provided us with everything to make the stay enjoyable. The open floor plan allowed us to connect as family while preparing meals and relaxing in the evening. The cabin is conveniently located close to the parkway with all the restaurants and activities. It is conveniently located to the Smokey Mountains and the hiking trails. We found the traffic noise minimal and mainly noticeable when outside. It should be expected for the convenience of being close to the parkway activities. The kitchen in the cabin made it easy to cook healthy meals. It was great to have the convenience of a dishwasher for clean-up. I especially was happy to have use of a washer and dryer so I could go home with clean clothes and avoid doing laundry when I got home. We were very happy with our choice of renting this cabin.

  • Submitted: Apr 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wood River
3

A nice retreat, with an untold Gem....

  • 3 of 5

The cabin and all of it's furnishings were more than adiquate for our needs. I wish something was said about the major road that this cabin backed up to before I booked it. However I guess it might keep people from renting it if they saw and read about this unpleasant feature. I was looking for a nice rustic secluded home away from home and this cabin has more traffic running past it than my real home. Again the cabin and the people I delt with were amazing but be aware this cabin is next to a very busy road.

  • Submitted: Apr 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Very Nice!!

  • 4 of 5

This was perfect for our family. Great location and close to everything. The beds were amazing. Very comfortable. Hot tub and fireplace were also something we used and were great. I would definitely go back. Thank you for allowing us to have a wonderful vacation!!!

  • Submitted: Apr 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Columbus, IN
4

Very clean property in a great location!

  • 4 of 5

Very impressed with this cabin. It was our first time renting from VRBO. The process went very smooth and renting was stress free. Great vacation and the cabin was perfect for our stay. Definitely recommend staying here. You will not be disappointed. Had to knock off 1 star because the cabin is very close to the main road and all you could hear was the traffic all night long. I went to the dollar store and purchased a box fan to drown out the noise from the traffic.

  • Submitted: Mar 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
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5

Very nice!!!

  • 5 of 5

We had an excellent time! Thanks for opening your home to us! We look forward to returning!

  • Submitted: Mar 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
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5

Great stay!

  • 5 of 5

We were pleasantly surprised! The price was very reasonable so we really was worried but no worries at all. We all loved this cabin. Very close to everything. Very clean. We loved the hot tub! Actually is nicer than the pictures! We will stay here again!

  • Submitted: Mar 2, 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Knoxville, TN
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Gatlinburg Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
8 Miles
I40/I75
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Old Mill Restaurant
Nearest Ski
10 Miles
Over Ski Resort
Car: necessary

Nestled in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains, surrounded by truly majestic nature and endless skies, is our private log home. It is situated on 45 private acre resort estate located between Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge, in Tennessee. Barely five minutes away from the excitement, shopping and superb attractions of Pigeon Forge, including the world - renowned Dollywood, and only 15 minutes away from Gatlinburg, home of Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies and a myriad other attractions. Our cabin is an oasis of tranquility.

To access cabin: From the parkway heading south, make a left turn at light #8, then a right turn on Dollywood Lane. Dollywood Lane will become Upper Middle Creek Road. The cabin will be approx. 3.2 miles inside the Country Pines Log Home Resort (Look for sign on right hand side of road). Making Memories Too will be the first cabin on the left.

Other Activities: zip-lines

Golf: Gatlinburg Golf Course

Ski: Ober Ski Resort

Convention Center: LeConte Center at Pigeon Forge

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Rates & Availability

Country Pines Resort Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Spring
Mar 3 2017 - May 25 2017
2 night minimum stay
$125
 
 
Summer Kickoff Sale
May 29 2017 - Jun 3 2017
2 night minimum stay
$135
 
 
Summer
Jun 4 2017 - Jun 28 2017
4 night minimum stay
$155
 
 
Fourth of July
Jun 29 2017 - Jul 9 2017
5 night minimum stay
$185
 
 
Summer 2
Jul 10 2017 - Aug 31 2017
4 night minimum stay
$155
 
 
Harvest
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 28 2017
3 night minimum stay
$135
 
 
Leaves!
Sep 29 2017 - Nov 2 2017
4 night minimum stay
$150
 
 
Autumn
Nov 3 2017 - Nov 17 2017
3 night minimum stay
$140
 
 
Thanksgiving Holiday
Nov 18 2017 - Nov 26 2017
5 night minimum stay
$165
 
 
Holiday Shopping Tanger
Nov 27 2017 - Dec 20 2017
3 night minimum stay
$125
 
 
Holiday Season
Dec 21 2017 - Jan 1 2018
5 night minimum stay
$199
 
 
Winter
Jan 2 2018 - Jan 11 2018
2 night minimum stay
$105
 
 
MLK Long Weekend
Jan 12 2018 - Jan 15 2018
3 night minimum stay
$115
 
 
Winter
Jan 16 2018 - Feb 15 2018
2 night minimum stay
$110
 
 
President's Day Weekend
Feb 16 2018 - Feb 19 2018
3 night minimum stay
$125
 
 
Winter
Feb 20 2018 - Feb 28 2018
2 night minimum stay
$110
 
 
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
$135
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $85

Rates are subject to change. Holiday rates and time of stay may vary. We require a minimum stay of three nights during the regular season. However, we may allow a minimum stay of two nights depending on occupancy. Please contact owners for details.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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