Location: Gatlinburg, Tennessee
Area: Chalet Village
Conveniently located in the Chalet Village community near the heart of downtown Gatlinburg, Tennessee, Bear Hugs 1126 is a cozy 2-bedroom, 2-bathroom cabin with space for up to 6 guests, the conveniences of home, fun mountain touches, a short drive to downtown Gatlinburg, and access to a great lineup of community amenities. You’ll have plenty to do in the cabin, but you’ll also be minutes from the ski slopes of Ober Gatlinburg and just 3 miles from the Parkway in downtown Gatlinburg — and the Great Smoky Mountains National Park!
At Bear Hugs 1126, enjoy spending days cozied up in the peaceful atmosphere, spending quality time with family and friends, and soaking in the serenity of the Great Smoky Mountains. From the convenient paved driveway and the fully equipped kitchen to a soothing hot tub and inviting gas fireplace, Bear Hugs 1126 has all you need for a fun, comfortable, and memorable stay in the Smokies.
Start your mornings with a hot cup of coffee as you chat at the table on the deck, spend afternoons planning out your day’s adventures as you unwind on the sofas flanking the fireplace, and evenings with relaxing baths in the indoor jetted tub or soothing soaks in the outdoor hot tub. You can whip up meals in the full kitchen, sit down together at the 4-person dining table for game night, toss burgers on the grill on the deck, and then fall into cozy beds at the end of the night. Bear Hugs 1126 also boasts a washer/dryer for longer stays and Wi-Fi so you can stay connected or visit our blog to see what events are happening during your stay (or find travel tips). And don't forget to splash around at 3 community pools in summer or play games and tennis at the clubhouses year-round through Chalet Village!
Lazy days around the cabin are best spent in the living room of Bear Hugs 1126, relaxing on the plush sofas, reading by the light of the black bear lamp, and chatting with family and friends about the adventures of the day. On cool mountain nights, the stone gas fireplace is perfect for a cozy evening inside. You can flip on the TV here for a relaxing day and just enjoy a slower pace of life in the mountains.
The charming kitchen of Bear Hugs 1126 features warm wood cabinets, recessed lighting, and light cabinets to keep the space bright. Make a pot of coffee in the morning, bake cookies or cook dinner with the oven and stovetop, reheat leftovers in the microwave, pop some bagels in the toaster, keep leftovers and meal ingredients fresh in the refrigerator, and have easy cleanup with the dishwasher in the kitchen.
Cooking in the cabin is a great way to save some extra cash for more fun attractions, but if you’re not big on cooking, there are plenty of restaurants downtown where you can grab takeout or delivery. Order some food for an easy dinner, pick up pizzas and have a game night in the cabin, or just have a place to store leftovers after a meal downtown.
After mealtime, break out the decks of cards and board games you brought along to have a fun game night at the table. You can also use this spot for crafts or cookie decorating for the kids or to just catch up on some work while you’re away.
Both bedrooms in Bear Hugs 1126 will be welcome spaces after busy days playing in the Smokies! The entry level bedroom features a full size bed and its own bathroom with a walk-in shower. Fall asleep watching TV on the flatscreen here or just escape to the bedroom when you need some time to unwind and relax on your own.
In the master bedroom in the open loft, fall asleep in a king size bed with large windows that let in lots of natural light. Read with bedside lamps or grab a book on a sunny afternoon and stretch out on the window bench. Or you can flip on the flatscreen TV to watch a bit before drifting off to sleep. Just off the bedroom is another bathroom with a bathtub and shower combo, and jetted tub. There is also a sleeper for additional space. After you’ve spent days exploring and playing at Gatlinburg Attractions, come back to the bedrooms at Bear Hugs 1126 to just take a breath and rest.
It’s time for a breath of fresh air and the serenity of the mountains at Bear Hugs 1126! Nice outdoor spaces at this Gatlinburg cabin start with the paved driveway for easy arrivals. Then you’ll make your way to the 2 levels of decks stretching across the cabin, giving you plenty of space to enjoy nature. Have your breakfast at the table on the deck, sip coffee as you look out over the trees, and climb into the hot tub at the end of a busy (but fun) day to ease those tired muscles. The 4-person hot tub is just the ticket when you want to unwind at the end of the day.
Bear Hugs 1126 was designed with comfort and convenience in mind. You’ll have a full kitchen to easily make meals, Wi-Fi to keep everyone happy, cable TV, a DVD player for movie nights in the cabin, a gas grill for cookouts, and an iron and ironing board and washer and dryer. You can pack light and take advantage of tossing clothes in while you’re playing games or hanging out.
Located in the Chalet Village community, Bear Hugs 1126 offers a list of community amenities when you want to get out of the condo and explore. Chalet Village features 3 clubhouses, each with its own unique amenities. The North Clubhouse has 3 swimming pools, tennis courts, a paved walking trail, foosball and yard games, and ping pong. At the South Baden Clubhouse, a short walk from Ober Gatlinburg, take advantage of a 58,000-gallon swimming pool, kids’ area, fitness equipment, kids’ slide, drink machines, shuffleboard, and horseshoes. At the Upper Alpine Clubhouse, enjoy an outdoor pool and kiddie pool, spacious pool deck, and game room.
There is no shortage of fun things to do in Gatlinburg, Tennessee. When you stay at Bear Hugs 1126 in Chalet Village, you’ll be a short drive from dozens of attractions, event spaces, restaurants, and shops. Whether you’re here with kids or not, you’ll find plenty to do! Downtown Gatlinburg is home to mini golf, laser tag, go karts, arcades, old-time photos, local restaurants, art galleries, moonshine distilleries, fun events, and much more.
Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies
Walk beneath the sharks in the underwater tunnel, play at Touch-A-Ray Bay, pick up a penguin painting, and explore the many unique areas in this top-rated aquarium in the heart of downtown Gatlinburg. From romantic dates to fun days with kids, the aquarium is always a win.
From dueling ziplines, chondola rides, and a treetop walk to shopping, a playground, and dining with a view, Anakeesta is a one-stop shop for fun in Gatlinburg! You’ll find plenty to do with kids and adults at one of the newest attractions in Gatlinburg, Tennessee.
Great Smoky Arts & Crafts Community
An integral part of the Smoky Mountains, the Great Smoky Arts & Crafts Community is a collection of local artists who showcase and celebrate the history of art in the area. A drive around the community includes photography, paintings, pottery, woodworking, leather goods, and more.
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4+ bedroom cabins: No cancellation or change of cabin or dates within 6 months of stay.
1-3 bedroom cabins: No cancellation or change of cabin or dates within 3 months of stay.
Yes, we have quite a few options for pet-friendly vacations! Check out our wide selection online!
Each of our cabins has a fully equipped kitchen (refrigerator, stove/oven, and varying countertop appliances), shared living spaces for guests, a dining table and/or breakfast bar for in-cabin dining, and cozy bedrooms. Most feature wireless internet, flatscreen TVs, washers and dryers, decks with wooded or mountain views, and some games or game tables! You can browse by amenity online to find the perfect fit.
You’ll supply your own food, drinks, toiletries, charcoal and lighter fluid (for charcoal grills), propane (for gas grills; check cabin before purchasing), and any other movies or games you’d enjoy on vacation!
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We provide all linens, along with 1 towel and 1 washcloth per person (based on property sleeps advertised). Many of our cabins have washers and dryers, so it is easy to use only the towels we provide. If your cabin does not have a washer/dryer, you may want to bring extra towels from home.
Most of our cabins offer high-speed wireless internet, but not all. Please check the amenities list and description, or check with your Vacation Specialist when booking!
Check-in is easy with Cabins for YOU. Each cabin has an electronic keypad, and we’ll supply the unique code for your cabin 2 days before check-in. No keys, no going to an office. You’ll use this to unlock your cabin each time you enter. Checkout is equally simple. Just shut the door behind you as you leave and it will automatically lock!
Check-in/out times: Check-in starts at 4 p.m. EST with guaranteed check-in at 6 p.m. Checkout time is 10 a.m. EST. We can’t guarantee early check-ins or late checkouts, but you can check with your Vacation Specialist. Hourly fees apply for early check-ins.
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Please report any issues regarding cleanliness of hot tubs, swim spas, or pools upon arrival. We will do our best to resolve them right away. To keep these spaces clean and serviceable for all guests, please shower off before using and refrain from using any lotions or oils. If issues are reported more than 24 hours after arrival, any additional cleaning fees will be charged to current guest.
Overall outdated and/or has worn out elements. There is little to no coordination in furniture and decor. Most furniture items are of lower quality such as cloth couches, laminate countertops, and particle board cabinets.
Average quality accommodations. Will have some good quality and some low quality elements. Things such as a mixture of flatscreen and tube tvs, good quality furniture but worn out and not consistent, particle board cabinets and laminate countertops with updated appliances, or updated appliances but not consistent. These properties have elements of a Bronze and Gold level.
Good quality accommodations. These properties are high quality, but all elements might not be considered luxury in nature. There might be more wear on furniture, deck/exterior, etc. TVs are flat screen, but might not be the newest in quality. Might have stone countertops with updated appliances that aren’t stainless steel. These properties have some elements of the Platinum level, but elements are either slightly outdated, worn, or not as high quality.
Luxury accommodations. All elements are of high quality, design, and are up-to-date. Consistent furniture and decor in each room. Unique touches such as stone designs, barnwood/shiplap, full log pillars are often found in these properties.
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