Location: Pigeon Forge, Tennessee
A welcoming front porch greets you at Around the Bend, a charming pet-friendly Pigeon Forge cabin that’s a little bit home, a little bit Smoky Mountain escape. As you step inside this 3-bedroom, 2-bathroom cabin for 10, you’ll find cozy spaces where you can relax, unwind, and enjoy the simple life — with all the convenient amenities you appreciate at home. This mostly private cabin is also just 3 miles from the Parkway downtown. Here you'll find plenty to do, see, and eat, with some of the best restaurants, shopping, and attractions in the South!
When the evening sun sets, head back to the cabin for air hockey and table tennis, followed by a movie marathon on the large wall-mounted smart TV in the living room. Concerned about missing your favorite part while refilling your popcorn? No worries! This open-concept home boasts a fully equipped kitchen within eyesight of the massive screen. And if it’s total relaxation you seek, venture outdoors for a soothing soak in the bubbly hot tub.
At night, the cozy bedrooms are welcome places to rest after busy days exploring downtown and playing at the cabin. Across the 3 bedrooms, you’ll find 3 queen-size beds and 1 twin bed, along with 2 full bathrooms. Each even boasts its own premium wall-mounted smart TV for streaming your favorite shows anytime! Conveniences like TVs in the bedrooms, a washer and dryer, and high-speed wireless internet make stays even easier at Around the Bend!
In the living room, kick back in a recliner with a good book or cozy up on the couch (doubles as a sleeper sofa) in front of the gas fireplace on cool mountain evenings. For movie nights or lazy days, flip on the large wall-mounted smart TV and relax. With tabletop lamps around the room, you’ll have perfect late-night reading light when you just want to chill as the little ones play around on the area rug in the center. And even more fun awaits at Around the Bend, with air hockey and a table tennis game!
Just steps away, the fully equipped kitchen features what you need to create snacks, prepare homemade meals, or reheat leftovers (and store fudge) from the Parkway downtown — just 3 miles away! Brew a fresh pot of coffee in the mornings, brown bagels in the toaster, rinse fresh ingredients in the stainless-steel double sink, whip up family favorites on the stove, bake chewy chocolate-chip cookies in the oven, and toss the dishes in the dishwasher for easy cleanup when you’re done.
Right off the kitchen is the dining area, boasting a large table for 6, great for family meals and board-game fun (provided at the cabin for YOU). And being so close to the living area, you’ll have plenty of space for other guests to join in on the festivities. In the mood for a little dancing? Clear the space, play your iTunes favorites, and have fun.
Ah, nighttime at Around the Bend is cozy, comfy, and entertaining — with a ceiling fan plus a premium wall-mounted smart TV in all 3 bedrooms! The entry-level bedroom boasts a queen-size bed and a cushioned glider. Upstairs, you’ll find 2 more bedrooms, each with a queen-size bed, a twin-size bed, and treetop views. Add the sleeper sofa in the living room, and Around the Bend offers enough space for 10 guests, so you can bring the whole family or a group of friends for a memorable stay in the Smokies!
Outside, unwind in the rocking chairs or climb into your soothing outdoor hot tub to relax muscles as you soak in the peaceful wooded views around you. And don’t forget to bring burgers, kabobs, and steaks to toss on the charcoal, picnic-style grill for cookouts! Bringing your bike? The gravel driveway is pretty flat, making it motorcycle friendly for parking, and the flat, paved roads to town make travel easy. Plus, there are no steps into the home, so unpacking and reloading the cars won’t be a hassle — bring on the souvenirs!
What else does Around the Bend have to offer? Glad you asked! This Pigeon Forge cabin happily provides a washer and dryer so you can pack light as well as free high-speed wireless internet so you can post trip videos with ease. Best of all, this mountain home is pet friendly! Play tug-of-war, find new toys, explore new smells, and enjoy tail-wagging moments with your fur baby in the Great Smoky Mountains.
It’s time to play, shop, and dine in Pigeon Forge! Only 3 miles from Parkway attractions, quaint stores, and top-notch eateries, Around the Bend keeps you close to all the downtown fun.
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If your arrival date is 30 days or more out, you will pay $250 (reservation total less than $3000) or $750 (reservation total more than $3000) at booking, with remainder due 30 days prior to check-in. If your arrival date is less than 30 days away, entire balance is due at booking.
Accepted payment methods: credit card, electronic checks, and OVERNIGHT money orders
This is a great way to protect yourself in the case of unforeseen events that delay you or cause you to reschedule or cancel your trip. You can add it on prior to your last scheduled payment. Want to know more? Check out our Trip Insurance page.
Our basic Property Protection Plan covers unintentional damages to your cabin during your stay and provides $1,500 in protection. Enhanced Property Protection (EPP) increases your limits and may offer an extension to your cancellation policy.
We want to ensure each guest has a clean, comfortable place to stay. The cleaning fee covers housekeeping and property cleanup of your cabin once you’ve checked out.
Yes! We offer a 10% active military discount (phone reservations only) and regularly feature deals for YOU. Just check our Specials + Discounts page to see how you can save. And if you follow us on Facebook and Instagram, you can always be on the lookout for flash sales!
Our Cabins for YOU Partner Program gives you discounts to top area attractions - from mini golf and mountain coasters to dinner shows and beyond - when you stay with us.
4+ bedroom cabins: No cancellation or change of cabin or dates within 5 months of stay 1-3 bedroom cabins: No cancellation or change of cabin or dates within 2 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!
We’ll give you a starter supply of:
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.
Before leaving, please be sure to:
Once you’ve made your reservation, you’ll receive directions via email and/or a phone call about 48 hours prior to check-in. Or give us a call at 800.684.7865 or email your Vacation Specialist if you have any questions about getting here!
If you have a medical or life-threatening emergency, please call 911. For mechanical and non-threatening emergencies, call 800.684.7865 and press option 2 to speak with one of our team members.
Non-emergency police lines:
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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