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Pigeon Forge, Gatlinburg, Sevierville, Douglas Lake

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,350 sq ft
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights


About the property

3 Bedroom, 3 Bathroom, Sleeps 8. We also offer #1213924, next door , sleeps 6.

*****Jan/Feb 2018, Book for two nights get third free******

Are you looking for a great mountain get away but want to be close to area attractions? Then Deer Ridge Retreat is the perfect cabin for you! This amazing three bed room, spacious cabin with game room, hot tub and great mountain and lake views is the one that provides something for the entire family.

Deer Ridge Retreat is an outstanding cabin located in Douglas Lake Resort featuring stunning views of the Great Smoky Mountains.

Enjoy the Douglas Lake Resort’s amenities: pool and playground during the summer months, walking trails and lake access with boat launch, docks and trailer parking for your boat. Douglas Lake is known for great fishing, boating, kayaking, bird watching, water sports and has many surrounding hiking trails.

Whether you are watching a movie on one of the five TVs, enjoying a game of air hockey, game of cards, fishing at the lake or relaxing in the hot tub, this property is sure to keep you entertained.

The main level features a great room and fully-equipped kitchen with seating for six. You will love the rustic décor and high vaulted ceilings in the great room. There is plenty of seating room for the entire family to relax by the fireplace or watch the large flat screen TV (with Dish TV and DVD player). The main floor is surrounded by a covered deck with breathtaking views of the Smokey Mountains with seating and eating areas and a hot tub for relaxing. The main floor also features two queen-size bedrooms, each with their own bathroom and TV (with Dish TV). Also on this floor is a washer and dryer for use during your stay.

Upstairs you will find a king bedroom featuring its own bathroom and private deck with grand views of the Smokey Mountains. This floor also features a game room with air hockey table, flat screen TV (with Dish TV and DVD player), daybed and private deck with mountain and lake views.

Outside you will enjoy the covered decking with eating and seating areas, hot tub, and parking for two vehicles. If more parking is needed, please contact owner for availability.

This property is located a short drive from Dollywood, Splash Country, Tanger Outlets and downtown Pigeon Forge. The location of this property allows for a short drive to the Arts & Crafts District and Downtown Gatlinburg while avoiding all the downtown Pigeon Forge traffic.

Other close attractions:

Forbidden Caverns: One of America’s most spectacular caverns showcasing sparkling formations, towering natural chimneys, numerous grottoes and a crystal clear stream. (10 miles from cabin)

Smoky Mountain Deer Farm Exotic Petting Zoo and Horse Riding Stables: Your family will have a blast interacting with the critter family, including camels, kangaroos, zebra, goats, reindeer, Rocky Mountain Elk, emu, Fallow and Sika deer, and so much more! For a full family adventure, everyone can ride at the Deer Farm Riding Stables. (7.7 miles)

Gator Point Marina: Located on the South Shore of Douglas Lake, minutes from the boat ramp and is just 5 minutes away by road. Don’t have your own boat, no problem, Gator Point has many options for boat rentals for 4, 8, 10 or 24 hours.

Douglas Lake is renowned for its Large Mouth Bass and Crappie. Other popular sports fish include White Bass, Black Crappie, Striped Bass, Spotted Bass, Walleye, Blue Cat, Fat Head Catfish, Red Horse, Red Breast Sunfish and Blue gill.


No Pets allowed on property or in cabin.

We offer a relaxed cancellation and refund policy. You will receive a 100% percent refund with 14 days or more notice of cancellation , and a 50% refund with cancellation under 14 days from check in.

Strict NO Smoking policy inside cabin. Smoking outside only. Smoking inside will result in loss of damage deposit and additional charges as necessary for cleaning. Smokers must properly dispose of cigarette butts.

There are steps to navigate to enter the main entrance and the property is not handicap accessible.

Firewood is not supplied during winter months but may be obtained locally.

More Details

Tom Slemp
Member since: 2016
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 24, 2018

About Tom Slemp

The owners live in Bristol, Virginia and own several properties in the resort. They have three children and two grandchildren. Tom is retired from the Federal Government and Tracy is the Dean of the School of Nursing at King University in Bristol, Tennessee.

Tom Slemp purchased this cabin in 2016

Why Tom Slemp chose Sevierville

This property is uniquely located in Douglas Lake Resort which provides the benefits of being close to area attractions of Dollywood, Dollywood Splash Country, The Island featuring Margaritaville, Paula Deen's new restaurant and many other family attractions and shopping while being able to escape all the high traffic areas and just sit back and relax in the mountains.

The location also provides easy access to the Gatlinburg Arts and Craft Community and downtown Gatlinburg with the hassle of the Pigeon Forge Parkway traffic.

What makes this cabin unique

We offer a relaxed cancellation and refund policy. You will receive a 100% percent refund with 15 days or more notice of cancellation , and a 50% refund with cancellation under 15 days from check in. We ask for no damage deposit, we under stand that life happens and only ask that the guest assume financial responsibility damages.

Please contact me if you would like a quote for 3 payments in place of the 2 offered.


Sevierville Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1350 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Mountain View
  • Resort ...
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Game Room - 2 twin/ single , Day Bed has a pull out trundle
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Please note that WIFI is not available at this time within Douglas Lake Resort.


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Pigeon Forge, Gatlinburg, Sevierville, Douglas Lake
average rating of 4.8 based on 35 reviews

Great place to stay.

  • 4 of 5

This cabin was clean and beautiful. Our family had a wonderful time.

  • Submitted: Apr 22, 2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cabin and Views were amazing!!!

  • 5 of 5

We spent the week in the cabin for my daughter's senior year spring break and everyone had such a great time... the cabin was stocked with everything we needed, we only ate out 1x for lunch and 1x for dinner amd cooked/grilled at the cabin the rrst of time.. we took naps, watched movies, relaxed in the hot tub all after spending the days at Cades Cove and Cherokee!! Tom was so accommodating and helpful. Views from the balcony were amazing... It was a little further out then I thought, but with the shortcut into Pigeon Forge, it wasn't too bad!! Def worth the money!! You won't be disappointed!!

  • Submitted: Apr 3, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A great place to stay with a great view

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay at this cabin. It was clean, comfortable and had everything we needed. It was especially nice that every bedroom has its own bathroom so it's great if you are traveling with multiple families.

  • Submitted: Apr 1, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
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  • 5 of 5

This place is GREAT! The cabin was clean and had everything needed for a Great get away... The only thing that could have been better was the water pressure in the showers, Walmart carries some water saver shower heads that run about $7 they significantly increase water pressure and save water as well, I use them in my house to help with poor water pressure, just thought I'd put that out there... THANKS for letting us use your AWESOME cabin!!!!

  • Submitted: Mar 13, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nice cabin, warm and cozy and comfortable. Just right for our after Christmas getaway.

  • 5 of 5

This is a nice cabin, very comfortable and cozy. We were so pleased and surprised to see it all decorated for Christmas. Lovely and welcoming for our after Christmas get away.

  • Submitted: Jan 2, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
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  • 5 of 5

We had a great stay. Beautiful cabin.

  • Submitted: Dec 17, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
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Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Gatlinburg-Pigeon Forge Airport
Nearest Golf
14 Miles
Sevierville Golf Club
Nearest Motorway
103 Miles
Bristol Motor Speedway
Nearest Ski
25 Miles
Ober Gatlinburg
Car: necessary

Dollywood and Splash Country

Walmart Neighborhood Market 10 miles

The Island Family Fun Center (Includes Margaritaville, Paula Deens Family Kitchen, shopping, rides, arcade, etc. )

Gatlinburg Arts and Crafts Community




Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $100 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.75%

Please contact me if you would like to schedule 3 payments in place of the 1 or 2 offered.
Check-in Time is 4:00 pm
Check-out time is 10:00 am
Guests who arrive in town early may call for potential early check-in
Guests who check out late will be charged a late check out fee

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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