Location: Pigeon Forge, Tennessee
Located just minutes from the Parkway in the Arrowhead Resort in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, this 2-bedroom, 2-bathroom cabin offers family-friendly amenities, cozy accommodations, and space for up to 6 guests! With wonderful attractions like Dollywood, Pirates Voyage, and The Island only a short drive away, Bear Retreat is a perfect home base for family getaways, couples trips, or weekends with friends.
Curl up on the plump leather sofas in front of the fireplace in the living room, soak away in the hot tub after a long day, sip coffee in the mornings on the porch swing, and enjoy games of pool in the game loft. Prepare hearty breakfasts or family dinners in the fully equipped kitchen, toss burgers on the charcoal grill, spend hours around the dining table playing board games, or relax with a cold drink in front of the big screen TV. You can also splash at the community pool in summer!
Bear Retreat offers 2 spacious suites with king-sized beds as well as a sleeper sofa in the living room. Both bedrooms include TVs and jetted tubs, and the bathrooms feature walk-in showers. For added convenience, roads to this cabin rental in Pigeon Forge are flat and paved. And Bear Retreat has space to park 3 cars. Book your cozy stay at this Pigeon Forge cabin today!
Pile onto the plump sofas for a rest after hiking to waterfalls in the national park, exploring downtown shops, or enjoying a dinner show. The living room is inviting, to say the least, with raised ceilings, a stone gas fireplace, and an open concept to keep everyone connected.
Sip morning coffee while chatting with friends on the sofa. Curl up with your spouse on the loveseat to watch entertainment on the big screen TV. And keep snacks and drinks on the coffee table next to a deck of cards. The living room is a nice space to gather your family or friends to chat about plans for the day as well.
With fresh ingredients from local farmers markets and mixes from The Old Mill plus all the tools you’ll need in the fully equipped kitchen at this Pigeon Forge cabin, you’re all set to prep and serve delicious meals throughout your stay in the Smokies.
Counter space is plentiful and stretches into a breakfast bar with stools. Appliances, dishes, cutlery, cooking utensils, mugs, and glasses are stocked and ready. Make homemade recipes on the stove, bake fresh treats in the oven, keep leftovers in the fridge/freezer, brew pots of coffee anytime, reheat food in the microwave, and toss dishes into the dishwasher for easier cleanups.
Just off the kitchen space is the dining area that boasts a wooden table with matching chairs so everyone can enjoy mealtimes together. The table is versatile for what you need and can be used to set up a homeschool station, prop open a laptop for a spell, make arts and crafts, or play board and card games.
For more fun, venture to the recreation loft that features a cool pool table for games at your cabin rental in Pigeon Forge. There’s a ceiling fan to keep cool on warmer days, and you can lounge or nap on the futon. It’s also a nice spot to knock back a few locally crafted brews, read a book with the reading lamp, and view the towering trees just outside.
When you’re feeling sleepy or just want some alone time for a little while, slip away to your bedroom retreat at this Pigeon Forge cabin in the Smokies. Each bedroom has a TV for entertainment anytime, so there’s no fighting over the remote. Additionally, each bedroom features a king-size log bed, matching furnishings, a ceiling fan, and an indoor jetted tub!
Draw a hot bubble bath anytime. With dancing candlelight, a funny podcast, or relaxing tunes, you’ll have a real spa experience whenever you please. Change into your favorite pajamas and dive into the king sheets to read a book, cuddle with your spouse, or watch something. Other guests or the kids can spread out on the futon and sleeper sofa in the home, and there are 2 full bathrooms to make getting ready for bed or the day easier for your group.
Drive along flat, paved roads to reach this Pigeon Forge cabin in the trees. The driveway is also flat and paved and features parking for 3. On the front porch, you can sway in the porch swing with a warm blanket and a good book, sip morning coffee in the rocking chairs, or simply take in the fresh mountain air.
Wooded views can be seen from the cabin, and the back deck features more rockers to enjoy as well as a steamy hot tub with massaging jets, ideal after riding horses, ziplining, or shopping all day. For Smoky meals, fire up the charcoal, picnic-style grill and toss on a few steaks, veggies, or vegan burgers!
With a provided washer and dryer, you’ll be able to wash out stains from Paula Deen’s Family Kitchen before they set in and reuse provided towels to cut down on the packing. Free high speed internet access is also available and is great for homeschooling in the Smokies, looking up more things to do in the area, and checking important emails while away.
A top amenity in summer has to be the community pool within the Arrowhead Resort! Yep, Bear Retreat gives YOU full access to the resort swimming pool. So, don’t forget to bring your swimsuits, pool noodles, floaties, and sunblock to kick back at the pool. The kids are going to thank you for this one!
Stay minutes from the main Parkway in Pigeon Forge when you choose Bear Retreat! This conveniently located cabin rental in Pigeon Forge means you’ll be close to downtown fun. Ride roller coasters at Dollywood, peruse The Island for souvenirs, putt-putt on a rooftop, zoom on mountain coasters, eat at pancake houses, mine for gems, ride horses, zipline with friends, fish in the Pigeon River, skydive indoors, hop at an indoor trampoline park, take a helicopter tour, buy loads of souvenirs, and oh-so-much more!
Plus, the Great Smoky Mountains National Park is nearby and offers even more family-friendly fun in the great outdoors, like picnicking, hiking, and scenic drives. Gatlinburg is down the road and features more rides, fudge shops, neat shows, haunted houses, unique boutiques, seasonal events, and fine dining. And you can pop into neighboring Sevierville to triple your vacation options!
The Incredible Christmas Place
Christmas year-round is a blessing in Pigeon Forge. The Incredible Christmas Place keeps the holiday spirit alive every day and offers a memorable experience just by walking through the magical store.
The Escape Game
Catch an artsy criminal, bust out of prison, fix your spaceship on Mars, find Clyde’s gold, or complete a secret mission before the clock strikes at The Escape Game on The Island!
Outdoor Gravity Park
Plan a fun family outing at the Outdoor Gravity Park that features the up-and-coming activity of zorbing, which is basically jumping into a giant inflatable ball and rolling through a hilly course…it’s awesome!
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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.
CFY offers cancellation protection that allows you to cancel your reservation at any point prior to initial use of your key code on your arrival date. Please see details when checking out.
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.
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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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