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AMAZING SMOKEY'S VIEW: Postcard view of Mountains

Bedrooms 3
Space 2,032 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights


About the property

3BR/3BA sleeps up to 10, free Wifi (Discounted rates for 7 or more nights)

The views are stunningly amazing from the 2 back decks and wall of windows of this SKI MOUNTAIN, Cabin like Chalet named "SMOKEY'S VIEW". You SEE beautiful Mt Leconte standing majestic in the background of Gatlinburg with city lights & the Ober Gatlinburg Tram.

THIS IS WHAT YOU IMAGINE when thinking of Gatlinburg. You can even see the Space Needle Fireworks from the decks on 4th of July & New Years Eve!

Smokey's View is a rustically renovated 3 bedroom 3 bath which has three levels of comfort and the PERFECT CABIN-feel of the Smoky Mountains.

On the MAIN level there is a wrap around deck outside. There is an OPEN concept Living, dining and Kitchen area on the inside. The Vaulted ceiling Living area has a

stone-like wood-burning fireplace and a Large flat screen TV. Seating includes 2 sofas (1 is a sleeper sofa) and a comfortable chair.

This OPEN Living area provides a wall of windows showing the STUNNING Mountain, Gatlinburg and Tram Views that will make you smile.

There is one bedroom on the main level with a Queen bed and flat screen TV. There is also a full bathroom on this level.

The UPPER Loft level looks over the living area. The Loft provides an extended Living area with another comfy chair and a table.

From the Chair and table the same Amazing Ariel views of the Mountains, Gatlinburg and the Ober Tram are seen.

There is also private bedroom with a King bed and full bathroom on this Upper level. This bedroom has access to an additional private deck overlooking the front.

On the LOWER level there is another screened in deck with a HOT-TUB that has the same AMAZING Mountain, Gatlinburg and Ober Tram views.

The lower level has a master bedroom suite with a full bathroom. The game room is also on the lower level and has a pool table and a free Arcade game machine for your enjoyment.

Flat screen TVs are in every Bedroom and the Living room & game room.

Wifi is free.

Kitchen is fully stocked with cooking pans and dishes…

We are 5 minutes in car from the Gatlinburg Pkwy strip... Stop light 10 is where you turn to come up the mountain.

We are also, 5 minutes in car from Ober Gatlinburg, if you continue up the mountain. LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION

Smokey's View is easily accessible from Gatlinburg Parkway and has 2 parking spaces in front of cabin and 2 spaces in a gravel area on the property.

Free access to 3 Chalet Village pools when in season.

Laundry room with Washer and Dryer

More Details

Brian & Gigi Abston
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 17, 2018

About Brian & Gigi Abston

Brian & Gigi live in Mt Juliet, TN and purchased this cabin as a family retreat. We come & enjoy the cabin one weekend or so a month and love to share this beautiful get-away with you so you to can relax and make some great family memories. We think you will love it as much as we do.

Brian & Gigi Abston purchased this cabin in 2013

Why Brian & Gigi Abston chose Chalet Village

LOCATION-LOCATION-LOCATION! There are many cabins but to find the perfect one with the perfect VIEW is key. Right in the heart of Gatlinburg where it only takes 5 minutes to downtown Gatlinburg or 5 minutes up to Ober Gatlinburg Ski Resort. And the mountain views from the cabin are awe inspiring.

What makes this cabin unique

From the decks to the living room and loft you have gorgeous views abound.


Chalet Village Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2032 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 3 Bathrooms 1 on main floor and 2 private "Starter" toiletries provided. Guest must provide additional needs.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king
  • 3 Bedrooms Also Sleeper Sofa & 2 Roll Away beds
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • live theater
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • swimming
  • tennis
You have free access to Chalet Village 3 pools and tennis courts (with provided card) (card must be returned to cabin) You have close proximity to Ober Gatlinburg Ski resort You are in close driving distance to area golf courses You are in close driving distance to area zip-lining, horse riding stables and Gatlinburg/Pigeon Forge Activities, DINING, SHOPPING AND Dollywood Amusement Park. Activities in Gatlinburg/Pigeon Forge are extensine: golf, mini-golf, go-carts, coasters, slides, arcades, Ripleys, Titanic, dinner shows, 3D Imax, theatres, museums, etc. You are in VERY close proximity to HIKING trails, waterfalls, mountain top vistas, creeks and picnic areas in the Smoky Mountain National Park


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AMAZING SMOKEY'S VIEW: Postcard view of Mountains
average rating of 4.5365853 based on 82 reviews

This was our first time in TN and we loved every minute! Your cabin was perfect! Amazing views!

  • 5 of 5

We traveled from IL and felt right at home as soon as we walked in your cabin! It was perfect accommodations for our 2 families. Plenty of room for everyone. We cooked all our meals and loved our hanging out time! We enjoyed the hot tub, pool table and video games. It was also great you had other games there. Thanks for the helpful tips to keep us safe. We really had fun sight seeing in downtown Gatlinberg. The parking tip was perfect :) We also appreciated that you got back to us immediately when we had a question.

If we go to TN again we hope to stay in your cabin! So cozy and cute!!

Thanks very much!! :)

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the wonderful review. We are happy you had a great time and would love to have you back.
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Very clean, comfortable and welcoming. Everything you need for a quiet getaway.

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful house with an amazing view. Would definitely recommend.

  • Submitted: Mar 15, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Thank you very much for everything. The view was very beautiful. The house was spectacular with all the comforts we needed. My littles girls adapted very good. The town was very nice and we enjoyed all the games in the house. We definitely are coming back and recommend the amazing view cabin.

Spanish—- Nuestra estancia en “Amazing Smokey’s View cabin” fue excelente, nuestras niñas 6Y & 2Y amaron el lugar. La vista a la cuidad, a las montañas, los juegos de mesa, la casa en general fue todo un éxito. La cercanía a la cuidad, a los restaurantes y los comercios fue grandioso. Cualquier duda o pregunta fue respondida por Brian Abston el dueño de la Cabaña con rapidez y eficacia.

En general tuvimos una semana inolvidable, volveremos sin duda a “ The Abston Cabin”

  • Submitted: Mar 3, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for staying at Smokey's View! Gracias por hospedarse en la vista de Smokey.
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It was a good convenient location!

  • 4 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay! The cabin is close to Gatlinburg, but also convenient to the by-pass to Pigeon Forge. We enjoyed dinner at The Alamo, The Old Mill Cafe and Dolly’s Stampede. We also had a picnic lunch in Cades Cove. It was a nice weekend!

  • Submitted: Feb 18, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for staying with us. We hope to see you again.
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A+ View

  • 5 of 5

My family has been coming to Gatlinburg as long as I can remember and the view from this cabin is hands down the best. It is so enjoyable to watch the tram while looking at the majestic mountains and the distant city lights. Totally named appropriately - Amazing Smokey's View!

  • Submitted: Feb 12, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for staying with us
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You get exactly what is promised

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time we got what we where promised a wonderful view it was amazing every morning we awoke to a beautiful vista. Gatlinburg was great the Ober Gatlinburg tram is a must and Pigeon Forge is exciting but we had the most fun in the cabin. There where little cosmetic issues but it did not impede our fun and the parking was scary but we are from Florida where parking down hill is a rarity .For first timers the ride to the cabin is a little daunting but you are in the mountains and it's to be expected over all out tip was up to 5 star standards Thank you.

  • Submitted: Feb 6, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for staying at our cabin! Please come again!
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Nearest Airport
43 Miles
Knoxville Airport
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Nearest Golf
10 Miles
Gatlinburg Golf Course
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Nearest Ski
3 Miles
Ober Gatlinburg
Car: necessary



Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $90
Damage Deposit $195

Rates are reduced for 7 or more night stays. (2 night stays are negotiable at a higher rate) Damage Deposit is returned after cleaning inspection is completed & no damage found. By booking this property, you are agreeing to the terms & conditions listed in the document "rental agreement" when booking. Please read "Rental Agreement" before booking. Cancellation Policy: Rental payment will be refunded if more than 60 days notice is given. 50% on 31 to 60 days. No refunds if less than 30 days of your stay unless another renter can be found for the dates in question. We will make every attempt to rebook and if able, you will receive a full refund

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.