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"Bear Hug Inn" Luxury Log Home Located Within the Gated Smoky Mountain Retreat!!

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Last updated: 03/27/2017
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Sleeps:10
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:3.5
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Manager
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

3 Bedrooms, 3.5 Bathrooms, Sleeps 10

January 1, 2017 – March 31, 2017 a 10% discount (4 night min.)

3 Bedrooms/ 3 ½ Baths +loft With Reading/Office Area, Great Home To Enjoy The Outdoors Perched On A Spectacular Mountain View At 3500 Ft. Enjoy the Wood Burning Stone Fireplace, 55' LED Satellite TV with Blu-Ray DVD, High Speed Wireless Internet, Central Heat And Air, Two Car Garage, Grill With Large Outdoor Entertainment Area, Including Covered Deck With Porch Swing To Enjoy The Excellent Views. Washer/Dryer, Dishwasher, and Sleeper Futon in the Loft. Two Master Suites On Separate Floors.

1st Floor: Lovely Great Room with Panoramic Views, Open Kitchen With Breakfast Bar Seats Four, Screened-In Porch Off Kitchen For Seasonal Dining, Laundry Room With Washer/Dryer, Half Bath and Living Room With Wood Burning Stone Fireplace Opens To Covered Deck With Porch Seating To Enjoy Breathtaking Views.

2nd Floor: (upstairs) Master Suite with King Bed, Flat Screen HD LED TV. Full Bath With Shower, Loft with Desk and Reading Area, Access To Internet And Phone, Full Size Futon And Seating Area Looking Out To Open Views.

3rd Floor: (downstairs) Master Suite King Bed With Full Bath Tub/Shower Combo, 2nd Bedroom Sleeps Six/Two Sets Of Bunk Beds Full Size Bed (Bottom)/Twin Size Bed (Top), 2nd Full Bath With Tub/Shower Combo. Family Room, with Brand New vent less fireplace, also- brand new 60' flat screen TV with Blu-Ray, also With Private Access To Deck And Outside Porch Swing Overlooking Stunning Views.

Long term rental available.

4 Night Minimum Stay Required
11% tax will be applied to rent
Optional 6.5% Trip Insurance will be applied to rent Deposit Required for Reservations
$50 Damage Protection Plan
$65 Reservation Fee (plus tax)
Cleaning fee included in rates

This beautiful house is part of the Smoky Mountain Retreat, a gated 1000 acre luxury log home community located in Maggie Valley, North Carolina. The Smoky Mountain Retreat has been named one of America's Ten Best Log Home Communities by Log Home Living Magazine. It is one of the premier log home showplaces in the world, with over 140 different home styles within the gates.
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Member since: 2014

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 03/27/2017

Property Type

  • House

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 10
  • Events Allowed
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom


  • Books:

    Children's books in the lower bedroom & tons of books on shelves in the loft area....moreless

  • DVD Player:


  • Television


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Duty Free Shops
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Ski-Out:

    Ski @ local Cataloochee Ski Resort...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Racquetball
  • Rafting
  • Roller Blading
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Tubing


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    Highchair available upon request & depending on availability. ...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Air Conditioning:


  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    Wood-Burning located in Living Room & Brand New Ventless Fireplace downstairs...moreless

  • Garage:

    Two Car Garage...moreless

  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Deck / Patio:

    Lots of deck furniture including a bar table with chairs. Rocking chairs & swinging bench....moreless

  • Golf:

    Special Privileges at Laurel Ridge Country Club, when renting this home. ...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Gas Grill...moreless

  • Tennis:

    Tennis available by appointment @ Maggie Valley Country Club- only a few minutes away....moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included


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from 8 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Jan- May
Jan 8 - May 31, 2017
3 night min stay
June- Oct
Jun 1 - Oct 31, 2017
3 night min stay
Nov 1 - Nov 18, 2017
4 night min stay
Nov 19 - Nov 26, 2017
7 night min stay

Christmas/New Year
Dec 21 - Jan 4, 2018
7 night min stay

My Standard Rate
4 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Damage Insurance $50
  • Reservation Fee $65 + tax
  • Tax Rate 11%


Thanksgiving/Christmas/New Year holidays all require 1 week minimum. January 1, 2017 – March 31, 2017 a 10% discount (4 night min.) 3 Night stay accepted with additional housekeeping charge of $180.

We require 50% of the total at the time of booking, either by Visa or MasterCard and the remaining 50% is due 14 days prior to arrival. If you are arriving within 14 days of booking, we would require the whole amount at booking.

Manager's cancellation policy:

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.

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Last updated: 03/27/2017
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20 Miles
Nearest Airport
Asheville Regional Airport
2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Nearest Golf
Laurel Ridge Country Club
3 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Frankies Italian
5 Miles
Nearest Ski
Cataloochee Ski Resort

Car: Necessary

Perfect central location. Only 40 minutes to Asheville, 10 minutes to Waynesville and only a few minutes away from downtown Maggie Valley!


Manager info

Smoky Mountain Retreat Realty

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Speaks: english
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 03/27/2017

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Links to more information:



  • Wood Burning Fireplace

    Wood Burning Fireplace

  • Big & Bright kitchen!

    Big & Bright kitchen!

  • Play a Game of Chess while Enjoying the BEAUTIFUL Mountain Views!

    Play a Game of Chess while Enjoying the BEAUTIFUL Mountain Views!

  • Upstairs King Master w/ Flat Screen HD LED TV

    Upstairs King Master w/ Flat Screen HD LED TV

  • Welcome to Bear Hug Inn!

    Welcome to Bear Hug Inn!

  • Loft Area with Full Size Futon & Office Area

    Loft Area with Full Size Futon & Office Area

  • Downstairs Bedroom- Full Size on bottom and Twin on top

    Downstairs Bedroom- Full Size on bottom and Twin on top

  • Comfy Bedding

    Comfy Bedding

VRBO #568691

This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Thursday, March 30, 2017

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