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A BEARY TALE - INCREDIBLY ROMANTIC AND COZY - $800-850 wk/ tax & cleaning inc

Bedrooms 1
Space 1,000 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property


A BEARY TALE is an incredible one bedroom, one bath fairy tale like cabin ideally located between Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg and only 2.5 miles off the main road (Hwy 441) in the Smoky Mountains. Minutes from Dollywood, Dixie Stampede and Splash Country in Pigeon Forge and many outstanding restaurants, attractions and events. Don't forget Ober Gatlinburg for winter skiing, ice skating and snow tubing. Make sure you visit Ripley's Aquarium, and enjoy all the hiking trails in the Great Smoky Mountain National Park. Enjoy browsing the quaint shops along the strip in downtown Gatlinburg.

Plenty of privacy on large wooded lot with level parking for several vehicles. No backing down steep driveways. Includes fireplace for winter use, jetted whirlpool tub in master bedroom, fully equipped kitchen with a gas grill and hot tub on private back deck.

LUXURIOUS ROMANTIC getaway that you will never forget.

1 Master Bedroom with King Bed

1 Queen Bed in Loft

1 Double Futon in Loft

You can obtain an instant rate quote and book this cabin securely online by using the Request to Book link in the upper right hand corner. It will give you a detailed quote before confirming. This quote will show the HRBO/Homeaway Service Fee.

Cancellation Policy as follows: If you cancel 16 days or more before your check-in date, you will receive 100% of any deposits or payments processed; if you cancel 15 days or less prior to arrival, you will lose 50% of any deposits or funds paid.

Check-in Time is 3pm and Checkout is 10am

Sorry, No Wi-Fi or Landline Phone

During winter snow fall or freezing ice, snow chains will be needed to get up and down the mountain.

More Details

Isabelle and Michael Buras
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
July 18, 2017

About Isabelle and Michael Buras

Born, raised, and currently living in New Orleans.

Isabelle and Michael Buras purchased this cabin in 2014

Why Isabelle and Michael Buras chose East

This cabin is located in the most beautiful landscape of the Smoky Mountains surrounded by nature. How good can it get! Fell in love with this area when visiting on vacation several years ago. I hope to share the experience with you and make your vacation or getaway a lasting memory that you can't forget.


Gatlinburg Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Hair Dryer included
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5
  • LOFT - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Double Futon
    MASTER BEDROOM 1 - 1 king
  • Master Bedroom with King Size Bed and Jetted Tub
  • DVD Player
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • festivals
  • live theater
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
STARTER supply of paper towels, toilet paper, soap and dishwasher detergent and trash bags provided. Please bring extra if you have a large family and/or staying more than 3 nights.


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(68 traveler reviews)

A BEARY TALE - INCREDIBLY ROMANTIC AND COZY - $800-850 wk/ tax & cleaning inc
average rating of 4.779412 based on 68 reviews

Beary BEST Cabin!!!

  • 5 of 5

I can't say enough how wonderful A Beary Tale is!! The photos are exactly how the cabin looks but what you can't see or feel is how welcomed or how at home you feel in this beautiful gem in the woods!! We loved unplugging from our busy lives and sitting on the back deck enjoying the peace and quiet! The details the owners took in decorating this cabin were everywhere and we had fun locating items we didn't see the day before! We are already planning our next trip in the fall and we feel like we found our own little special place in the mountains and will only stay at this cabin! Thank you Isabelle and Michael for sharing your cabin, we are in love with it! For all future renters, if you use the Waze App on your phone (GPS), it will take you straight to the cabin with no issues!! From the beginning to the end, this was the easiest rental we have ever had!!

  • Submitted: Mar 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your kind review. We are in love with it also; I guess you could tell. We care for this cabin hands-on with our heart and soul. It's our little gem too. Would love to have you again! We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay!
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Cute, Cozy, an Comfortable

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I, along with my daughter and her husband, just got back from Gatlinburg where we stayed at "A Beary Tale." There are so many cozy touches to this cabin. We had everything we could possibly need along with the most comfortable beds! The back deck has a table and chairs with a large umbrella, an adirondack type loveseat, and colorful lights. We enjoyed relaxing on the deck in the morning with our coffee and again in the evenings listening to the many sounds of the woods. The umbrella came in handy when it rained as we were able to sit underneath listening to the rain. All in all a great vacation! We definitely recommend "A Beary Tale" and will return again in the future.

  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Very happy to hear that you were pleased with A Beary Tale! Come back and see us again!!!
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Great place.

  • 5 of 5

The cabin was very clean had everything we needed. Wifi would have been nice to look things up for the next day but we got by without it. I would stay there again.

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you ejoyed your stay and would love to have you back again!
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Gary & Tracey from Missouri

  • 5 of 5

It was so much fun the cabin was great very clean and the location you are up in the woods for sure we was lucky enough to see 2 bears on are stay at the cabin, Thanks again Isabelle and Mike for a wonderful time, it was are 30th anniversary and we really had a great time. The cabin was awesome and all the extra touches inside makes you feel at home. Gary and Tracey

  • Submitted: Jun 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for choosing our cabin and happy you were pleased. The bear sighting must have been very exciting! Come back!
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Awesome getaway location

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time and the property was great as well.

  • Submitted: Jun 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very quaint and cozy cabin

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I decided to visit the Gatlinburg area for our anniversary. We wanted to find a nice little cozy place to stay that was close to both Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg. This cabin was perfect! It is tucked away just far enough for privacy, with surrounding woods, yet located in between both towns, 10 - 15 minutes either way. It is a very clean, cozy romantic cabin, with that quaint cabin feel. We were very impressed with all the amenities provided. You won't need anything, but food and drink. My wife and I had a wonderful time, and can't say enough about how comfortable and relaxing our stay was. We will definitely return back to the area again, and look forward to relive "A Beary Tale".

  • Submitted: Jun 1, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Very happy that your were pleased with A Beary Tale for your special getaway. Thank you for your kind words and hope to hear from you again when visiting the Smokeys!
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Rates & Availability

Gatlinburg Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Jul 9 2017 - Jul 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
Aug 1 2017 - Aug 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
Oct 1 2017 - Oct 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
Nov 1 2017 - Nov 21 2017
2 night minimum stay
Thanksgiving Holiday
Nov 22 2017 - Nov 24 2017
3 night minimum stay
Dec 1 2017 - Dec 23 2017
2 night minimum stay
Christmas Holiday
Dec 24 2017 - Dec 26 2017
3 night minimum stay
Dec 27 2017 - Dec 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
New Years
Dec 31 2017 - Jan 1 2018
2 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $150

Choice of Damage Protection for $49.00 in lieu of $150.00 deposit is available. Because of recent thefts, there will be a $25.00 charge for any missing DVD's when you check out.

Upon receipt of full payment, the cabin address and directions will be forwarded to you. Door code will be sent to you via email 2-3 days prior to your stay.
Check in: 3pm till
Check out: 10am - no exceptions (you will be charged $25.00 for every 15 minutes that housekeeping is on standby waiting for you to leave)

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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