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Awesome Views! Great Location! Hot Tub! Pool Table! Screened Deck!

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,650 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights


About the property

Cabin, 3 Bdrms + Sleeper Sofa, 2 Ba, (Sleeps 6-8), Awesome Views

LOCATION! LOCATION! LOCATION! Less than 4 miles from Light #8 in Pigeon Forge (close to Dollywood, the new LeConte Event Center and The Island).

VIEW! VIEW! VIEW! Check out our spectacular panoramic view including Mt. LeConte - third highest peak in the Smokies!

Whether you are looking to get away from it all or want the excitement of Dollywood, Splash Country and all that the Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg areas have to offer, Bear Haven is where you'll want to stay. It offers the peace and tranquility of the mountains and the convenience of being just minutes away from the Pigeon Forge Parkway.

Kick back and relax on our large screened deck. It’s well furnished with rocking chairs and a picnic table and the panoramic view of the Smokies can’t be beat. From English Mountain to Mt. LeConte (third highest peak in the Smokies) to Ober Gatlinburg, the view is absolutely awesome. Or soak your cares away in our hot tub on the separate but connected second deck.

Meal time will be a pleasure. The well-equipped kitchen has everything you need to prepare anything from a light snack to a full meal. If grilling is more to your liking, the gas grill is ready and waiting just outside the screened deck.

When you are ready to head out for the day, it is an easy four mile drive back to the parkway and the many activities it has to offer – shopping, live shows, dinner shows, restaurants, go-karts, mini-golf - it's all close by. For the golf enthusiast, the Gatlinburg Golf Course is only three miles from our cabin. And let’s not forget - the Great Smoky Mountains National Park is only 15-20 minutes away!

Bear Haven is great for families but also well suited for couples. Some of the main features are:

*Panoramic view of the Smokies from an elevation of 1595 feet

*Great location in the Dollywood area - only four miles from Dollywood Information Center

*Level parking for multiple cars

*Mountain theme décor with bears, moose and fish

*Three bedrooms, two baths, sleeps 8

*Main level:

--- Screened deck with rocking chairs and picnic table

--- Separate but attached screened deck with hot tub

--- Well equipped apple themed kitchen

--- Bear themed den with queen sleeper sofa and wood burning fireplace

--- Two bedrooms, each with a queen log bed (one fish themed and one moose themed)

--- Full bath (fish themed) with two person whirlpool tub with overhead shower.

*Second level:

--- One bedroom, with king log bed (bear themed)

--- Full bath (bear themed) with tub/shower combo

--- Loft area with pool table and checkerboard table

*Board games

*Smart tv in den with blu ray player

*Additional TVs in each bbedroom w/DVD and/or VCR plus small movie library

*Paperback book swap area


*Outdoor gas grill

*Outdoor large picnic table

Treat yourself to a Smoky Mountain get away at Bear Haven where there's breathtaking views, all the comforts of home, a convenient location, and activities for everyone.

Keywords: cabin, chalet, vacation rental, view, mountain,, convenient, value, Dollywood, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Smokies, Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge, Sevierville,, The Island, Old Mill, LeConte Center

More Details

Peggy Hobson
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 18, 2018

About Peggy Hobson

My husband, Lonnie, and I vacationed in the Smokies for many years. It was always a dream of ours to own a cabin in Pigeon Forge and in 2005 we were able to make that dream come true. We have created many wonderful memories at Bear Haven with our adult children and their families and we are happy to be able to share this dream with you, too. We personally answer all inquiries for Bear Haven, and, in conjunction with our cleaning and maintenance company, we work hard to provide you with a wonderful and relaxing 'home away from home' for your next vacation.

Drop us an email or give us a call. We're always happy to hear from you!

The Hobsons


Northport, Alabama

Peggy Hobson purchased this cabin in 2005

Why Peggy Hobson chose Sevierville

The Pigeon Forge area offers such a wide variety of things to do. From hiking in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park with its awesome vistas, to visiting one of the many live shows, to shopping at any of the wonderful outlet stores in search of that great bargain we are always able to find something to keep us busy no matter what the season!

In the years before buying Bear Haven, we actually rented several cabins on our road. It was such a peaceful and quiet location yet so convenient to the Parkway and all the activities! When we finally decided to purchase a cabin we looked at dozens of cabins but always migrated back to this area. In the end, it was an easy decision - our hearts were here!

What makes this cabin unique

Relax, renew and refresh! What more can I say? The view of Mt. LeConte from our screened deck is absolutely awesome! No matter what the season the view is beautiful. In winter, there is a chance you will see the distant mountain tops covered in snow. Come spring and everything is budding out in the brightest of greens. Summertime reveals the mature deep greens of all the trees and in the fall they put on their brightest colors - rich reds, oranges, and golds!

And the best part is that all of this is just minutes from the Parkway so when you have recharged your spirits you can get back to all the activities in no time at all!

Guestbook comments from the owner

We loved your cabin. Best view of any cabin we've rented. Peggy, you do a great job in making your guest feel at home. You have not overlooked one detail. We would definately return when visiting Pigeon Forge again and would recommend Bear Haven to others. Sitting on the porch while it rained was so relaxing that we didn't even mind the wet weather.
Oct 2009
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Sevierville Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1650 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 9 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , jetted tub , Main floor bathroom has jetted tub for 2 w/overhead shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Second floor bathroom.
  • Main floor bathroom decorated with a fishing theme. Second floor bathroom decorated with a bear theme.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , King log bed decorated with a cabin theme on second floor.
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Queen log bed decorated with a fishing theme on main floor.
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Queen log bed decorated with a moose theme on main floor.
  • La-Z-Boy queen sleeper sofa in den area provides sleeping accommodations for two. King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (2), Eddie Bauer pack n play type portable (folding) crib (1) available. Guests asked to bring baby linens if you plan to use the crib. All other linens provided. Umbrella stroller also available,
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • jetted tub ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • skiing
  • swimming
Rocking Chairs, Picnic Table on deck, second picnic table in yard, Iron and Ironing Board, Board Games, Answering Machine, STARTER SUPPLY of toilet paper, paper towels, dish detergent (liquid and powder), soap, and laundry detergent. GUESTS ARE EXPECTED TO REPLENISH THESE ITEMS TO MEET THEIR NEEDS. Guests are not expected to clean but a variety of cleaning products are available in case they are needed.


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average rating of 4.902439 based on 186 reviews
Ardmore TN

Great location.

  • 5 of 5

Great cabin in a perfect location.

  • Submitted: Nov 12, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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All the conveniences of home with a fantastic view!

  • 5 of 5

The cabin is so very well stocked with dishes, pans, spices and even recipes! This was a repeat stay for us and we enjoyed being there as much as the first time. The cabin was so nicely decorated for Fall. No other entertainment needed then to sit on the enclosed porch and watch the mountains!

  • Submitted: Oct 24, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Exceeded our expectations!

  • 5 of 5

This cabin was wonderfully cozy, comfortable, clean and well stocked with a great floor plan and beautiful views. It was just remote enough while not too far from restaurants, grocery stores, the national park and many attractions. We took advantage of and enjoyed the screened patio, hot tub, fireplace, washer dryer, pool table and gas grill. We were out and about during the day then cooked dinner and relaxed at the cabin in the evening. There was plenty of cookware and dishes and it was nice that we didn't have to buy every little thing like salt, pepper, foil, coffee filters, etc. We had a great time. No complaints.

  • Submitted: Oct 17, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Cabin! Great location! Great Views!

  • 5 of 5

Our stay in Bear Haven was very enjoyable. The cabin was clean and we had everything that we needed for our stay. The weather was great and the sunsets were awesome from the screened in back porch. Very convenient to everything that we did in Pigeon Forge, including Dollywood. Even though we were on the go with activities, our time at Bear Haven was very relaxing. Our kids (two boys) loved the singing deer and bass as well as the pool table. Peggy was great to work with and very accommodating. Great Value! We definitely would consider booking Bear Haven again if we return to the area.

  • Submitted: Oct 10, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect! Could not have been happier!

  • 5 of 5

We took our grown kids and grand-kids for a long weekend and could not have been more pleased. The cabin was great and exactly as described. As nice as the cabin is, the screened in porch was our favorite. We had fantastic views and the two year old and four year old played there most of the weekend. The porch is large, safe and the kids were "contained" with latching doors on both sides; just perfect! We will definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
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  • 5 of 5

This place is beautiful. I'll definitely be making this trip again. From rental to checkout Peggy Hobson was so helpful throughout our stay!

  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
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Nearest Point of Interest
Dollywood and Splash Country
Nearest Point of Interest
Arts and Crafts Community
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Dixie Stampede
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Apple Barn
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Wonder Works
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Food City - closest grocery store
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Kroger - 2nd closest grocery store
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Wal-Mart Super Center
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LeConte Medical Center
Nearest Point of Interest
Cades Cove
Nearest Point of Interest
Dunn's Market
Nearest Point of Interest
Old Mill Restaurant
Nearest Point of Interest
Gatlinburg Golf Course
Car: necessary

Close to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Great location for day trips to Asheville to see the Biltmore Estate, to Cherokee, NC where you can visit the Indian reservation and Harrah's Casino and to Cataloochee Valley, NC to see the elk that have been reintroduced to the national park.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $100 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $250
Tax Rate 12.75%

Please contact us for a detailed quote.
Rates subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund