Bear Necessities

Location: Pigeon Forge, Tennessee

2 Bedrooms
+ Loft (1K, 1Q, 1B-TT, 1SS)
K - King
Q - Queen
F - Full
T - Twin
B-Q — Queen over Queen Bunk
B-FF — Full over Full Bunk
B-TQ — Twin over Queen Bunk
B-TF — Twin over Full Bunk
B-TT — Twin over Twin Bunk
B-TTT — Triple Twin Bunk
TR — Trundle
Day — Daybed
SS - Sleeper Sofa
SS-Q - Queen Sleeper Sofa
SS-T — Twin Sleeper Sofa
FN — Futon

2 Bathrooms

Sleeps 9
(Max Occupancy)
The occupancy advertised is the maximum allowed at a property at any given time.

Parking 2


Enjoy the Bear Necessities at this classic log cabin in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee! This 3-bedroom cabin has 2 bathrooms, space to sleep up to 8 guests, convenient amenities, entertaining extras, serene surroundings, relaxing spaces, and access to community amenities! Stroll down to the creek after a long day, soak away stress in the steaming hot tub, or have a blast in the game room!

Located less than 10 minutes from Dollywood theme park - and found at the end of even, paved roads - this Pigeon Forge cabin rental offers a great location near the best restaurants, shops, dinner shows, live music, events, attractions, and galleries in the area. Take a scenic drive through Wears Valley, shop at the Tanger Outlets in Sevierville, hike in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, dine on Southern foods, enjoy Appalachian culture, ride mountain coasters, go whitewater rafting, and so much more - all not too far from your Smoky Mountain cabin rental!

Living Room
The inviting living room in Bear Necessities is just the place to come home to each day. The plush sofas are all around, offering plenty of seating space for a group. Kick up your feet and relax as you chat, sip, laugh, and hang out. Turn on the flatscreen TV that sits above the fireplace - which makes the space feel extra cozy. The home also has Wi-Fi and streaming TV options, so you can sign in to your favorites and watch movies or shows.

Whip up home-cooked meals in the fully equipped kitchen at your vacation home, outfitted with modern appliances, dishes and utensils, and ample cooking tools. Stock the stainless steel refrigerator, make popcorn or reheat leftovers with the microwave, and prepare dinner and desserts with the oven/stovetop. There are also barstools at the counter, so you’ll have the perfect spot for kids to help or to sip local wine while cooking. You’ll even have a dishwasher for easy cleanup after meals!

Dining Area
Set between the kitchen and living room is the charming dining table, is a cozy place to gather. This 6-person table offers a place for holiday meals, birthday dinners, pizza parties, snacks for game day, and country breakfasts - made with mixes from The Old Mill - before a day in the great outdoors.

Rec Room
Kids and kids at heart will love the game room at Bear Necessities. Play arcade games, challenge someone to a game of foosball, or have a blast with air hockey! This space also has easy access to the balcony, where you can have a snack or sip a drink looking out at the trees. The game room is also the bunk room, so it’s a great space for sleepovers! Between games, relax on the plush chair and hang out.

Each of the bedrooms here is comfortable for rest after busy and fun days. Find rustic charm and inviting log furniture, including a king-size bed and en-suite bathroom with a shower/tub combo in the primary suite. The main floor has a queen-size bed with an en-suite bathroom with a shower/tub combo. In the loft, there is a bunk bed - and there is a queen-size sleeper sofa in the living room.

Outdoor Spaces
Get out and breathe in the fresh air in your great outdoor spaces at the cabin. Listen to the sounds of the peaceful creek, toss steaks on the grill for barbecues, chat on the balcony, or head to the picnic table in the shade for outdoor meals. The wraparound deck offers plenty of space to sit and stroll as well.

Community Amenities
Let the kids burn some energy at the community playground, which has swings, a slide, and climbing fun! Next to the playground is the picnic pavilion, with a grill for barbecues on nice days.

There is ample parking available as well, so unpacking will be simple.

Local Fun
If you can peel yourself away from this beautiful cabin that’s a slice of heaven, you’ll find so much to do on your Smoky Mountain getaway. The Parkway in the heart of Pigeon Forge is home to Dollywood, The Island, go kart tracks, mini golf course, Appalachian shops with black bear decor, restaurants, and more. Gatlinburg is where the Great Smoky Mountains National Park is, and you can go hiking, horseback riding, fishing, picnicking, and enjoy mountain views.

The Island
Ride The Great Smoky Mountain Wheel, shop at boutiques, eat at celebrity-owned restaurants, and break out at The Escape Game on your Smoky Mountain vacation!

Pigeon Forge Community Center
Grab a day or week pass and head to the community center in Pigeon Forge for a swimming pool (indoor pool), basketball and racquetball courts, a walking track, a bowling alley, and more for your family vacation!

Mountain Valley Winery
Sip the local taste of the mountains at this winery offering a range of reds, whites, and blends. Grab a bottle to take back to your cozy cabin, whether on a romantic getaway or a Pigeon Forge vacation with some friends.

Important Information
Please note this property is not pet friendly — including service animals. Check out our pet-friendly cabins if you're planning to bring fur babies to the Smokies!

*The minimum age to rent is 21.


  • 1 King
  • 1 Queen
  • 1 Twin over Twin Bunk
  • 1 Sleeper Sofa
  • Creek View
  • Wooded View
  • Outdoor Hot Tub w/ TV
  • Arcade Games
  • Air Hockey
  • Foosball Table
  • High-Speed Internet
  • Wireless Internet
  • Big Screen TV
  • Fireplace (electric)
  • TV in every Bedroom
  • Washer/Dryer
  • Rocking Chairs
  • Grill (gas)
  • Decorated for Christmas
  • Keyless Entry - No Check-in!
  • Standard Amenities

    Standard Amenities

    • Blender
    • Coffeemaker
    • Dining Table and/or Breakfast Bar
    • Dishes
    • Utensils
    • Glassware
    • Cookware
    • Microwave
    • Oven / Stove
    • Toaster
    • Linens
    • Pillows
    • Blankets
    • Dressers | Closet
    • Central Heat / AC
    • Full Bathroom(s)
    • Shower and/or Tub
    • TV(s)
    • Towels - 1 per person
    • Basic TV/Streaming Service
    • Broom | Dust Pan
    • Fire Extinguisher


Sq. Ft. 1,347

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CFY Quality Rating System


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.

  • Laminate Countertops
  • Tube TVS
  • Cloth or outdated couches/chairs
  • Brass head/footboards
  • Worn out furniture
  • Outdated kitchen appliances
  • Worn or Outdated Carpet
  • Mismatch furniture
  • Visible wear on deck/exterior


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.

  • Custom design elements
  • Stone countertops in kitchen and bathrooms
  • Leather couches/chairs
  • Up-to-date TVs
  • Stainless steel appliances
  • Hardwood throughout
  • Consistent furniture style
  • Exterior not worn out