Big Forest Lodge

Location: Pigeon Forge, Tennessee
Area: Hibernation Station

16 Bedrooms
(13K, 4B-QQ, 1B-TTT, 5FN-Q, 4SS-Q)
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

16.5 Bathrooms

Sleeps 67
(Max Occupancy)
The occupancy advertised is the maximum allowed at a property at any given time.

Parking 10


Need a great group getaway in the Great Smoky Mountains? Big Forest Lodge is a gorgeous Pigeon Forge cabin in Hibernation Station — ready for reunions, retreats, special occasions, holidays, and fun family vacations with breathtaking views! This 16-bedroom cabin for large groups boasts 13 king beds, 4 queen bunks, 1 triple twin bunk, 5 queen futons, and sleeper sofas for up to 67 guests! Plus, you’ll be minutes from Parkway fun.

Mountain views, spacious interiors, designer décor, and tons of amenities await at this luxury cabin in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, so get ready for a fantastic time. On cool mountain nights, you can cozy up by the electric fireplace, sit back in the rocking chairs with a cup of coffee, or climb into the outdoor hot tub for a relaxing soak. Entertainment includes a big screen TV, pool table, board games, and high-speed wireless internet. And don’t forget the private indoor pool, where you can splash, play, and relax — no matter the weather outside!

This large group vacation rental in the Smokies features plenty of conveniences to make stays easier, including a charcoal grill for cookouts, washer and dryer, fully equipped double kitchen, and flat driveway! The Pigeon Forge cabin is also pet friendly and even has some handicap features, making it more accessible. If you want to make your large group stay entertaining, convenient, and memorable, Big Forest Lodge is the perfect large cabin with a pool in Pigeon Forge for YOU!

Living Room
Hold team meetings, lounge with your best pals, forge new bonds with coworkers, and unwind at the end of each day in the living room at your Pigeon Forge cabin. The leather sofas, decorative area rug, and stacked stone (electric) fireplace complement the gray hardwoods throughout the room and nature scenery through the large windows.

Between fall festivals, winter performances, spring hikes, and loads of summer activities in Pigeon Forge, this living space is restful, comfortable, and ready for group entertainment on the big screen TV! Unwind with a cup of joe and a book in the mornings or invite your bestie for a midnight chat and treats here. The living area offers that cozy cabin experience (even for large groups) on your Smoky Mountain vacation.

With an open concept throughout the vacation home, you’ll find the full kitchen perfectly placed within steps from the living and dining areas, keeping conversations going without a pause. With a wall of windows within sight, the Smokies will feel ever so close when prepping and cooking meals.

The fully equipped kitchen at your Pigeon Forge cabin rental boasts beautiful cream cabinetry, an oversized island, double the appliances (including refrigerators, stoves, microwaves, and dishwashers) plus plenty of dinnerware, cookware, cutlery, and more.

As a bonus, there are 3 coffeemakers so everyone in your group can grab a cup of coffee without a hassle in the mornings! What’s more, the massive island features tons of extra counter space where you can start a buffet line and bar seating for 4 where the early birds can gather for breakfast at your mountain hideaway.

Dining Area
Just off the huge kitchen is the open dining area harboring 3 large tables with seating for 30+ guests. The living room sofas, island bar stools, and covered deck with tables and chairs will give everyone a place to sit, chat, and dine throughout your stay.

Ready to host board game night? Clear the tables, grab a few games from the cabin’s stash, and set up a fun tournament for everyone — winners compete for a grand prize! Paired with a few pours from the Rocky Top Wine Trail, what could be better?

Private Indoor Pool
An oasis in the Great Smoky Mountains sure sounds nice — make this dream your reality at Big Forest Lodge! Welcome to the private indoor pool with stone flooring, a pyramid island, color-changing lights, large windows with tree-studded views, and refreshing lagoon-like water. And it’s just the first of many luxury amenities!

Let the kiddos splash around while you sip a large glass of sweet lemonade or take a cool dip yourself. And since the swimming pool is indoors and open year-round, weather or time won’t change your pool plans! Having a Pigeon Forge cabin with a private indoor pool is an awesome perk on your Smoky Mountain getaway.

Rec Room
Multiple rec spaces — aka game rooms — offer entertainment for all ages at your large group lodge in Pigeon Forge, TN. Whip up a mixed drink at the wet bar, play poker for fun, shoot pool with your teens, sit at the pub table with a few friends and a cold one, and beat the highest scores on the arcade games! And if playing isn’t your thing, be a chill cheerleader on the sofas with entertainment on the big screen TV.

Theater Room
Movie night isn’t just an activity at Big Forest Lodge — it’s an event! Fix buttery bowls of popcorn and plates of freshly baked cookies in the kitchen, then head to the luxe home theater. Choose the best theater-style (cushioned) seat in the house, sit back, sip on your favorite soda, and get ready for the full movie experience with the projector screen and booming surround sound!

You can even lay out a pillow pallet for the little ones; they’ll love it.

Ready to hit the hay on your Pigeon Forge vacation? Your 16-bedroom cabin rental in the Smokies sleeps up to 67 guests (pretty amazing, right?) — with a mix of 13 king-size beds, 4 queen-over-queen bunks, 1 triple twin bunk, 5 queen futons, and sleeper sofas for a full house!

There’s a mounted TV in each of the king bedrooms to keep guests entertained before heading to dreamland…or when struggling to leave their cozy bed in the mornings. Plus, some of the rooms offer mountain views or even direct deck access for a little private mountain time.

And to make things even more convenient, there are 16 full bathrooms (1 has handicap features; not ADA compliant) plus 2 half baths in the rental home.

Outdoor Spaces
When you’re not enjoying area fun, like playing mini-golf, chatting with tropical birds at Parrot Mountain, or axe throwing in Pigeon Forge, retreat to the great outdoor spaces at your spacious Smoky Mountain cabin rental. Featuring mountain and tree-studded views, the multiple outdoor spaces will be a hit with your large group.

Sway in the rocking chairs with your morning mug of joe, soak tired muscles in the bubbly hot tub every evening, rest on the lounge chairs with a fun novel, and dine with friends at the tables. There’s even a charcoal grill, perfect for fun cookouts or nice steak dinners! And when everyone’s ready to paint the town red, head to the flat driveway, pile in the cars, and zip to in-town excitement.

Other Amenities
In addition to playing indoors and outdoors at your luxury cabin, there are a few other amenities that will make your trip extra convenient, like the washer and dryer, high-speed Wi-Fi, and handicap features (a ramp and bathroom).

Best of all, this pet-friendly cabin in Pigeon Forge welcomes your furry friends to come along, too! And you’ll have keyless entry, which means you can meet everyone at the property to check in, instead of stopping at an office first.

Local Fun
Keep your large group entertained and fed in town, less than a 7-mile drive from your modern log cabin retreat. There are tons of Appalachian restaurants, museums, shops, shows, rides, and more — something for everyone in the heart of Pigeon Forge! Shop for hours at The Mountain Mile, excavate at Dig’n Zone Theme Park, ride mountain coasters, race go-karts, toss a coin in the wishing fountain at The Old Mill Square, and beat escape games at The Island.

Nestled in a great location, you can easily drive from your beautiful cabin in Pigeon Forge to neighboring Sevierville, Wears Valley, or Gatlinburg for even more options. And don’t forget to plan outdoor activities in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, like hiking, horseback riding, or fly fishing with spectacular views.

Dollywood Theme Park
Form a brigade and march your group into Dollywood for a full day of fun, riding roller coasters, listening to live bluegrass, snacking on Southern treats, and making memories!

TopJump Trampoline & Extreme Arena
Need something a little more active for your group? Plan a bouncy time at TopJump, where trampolines, climbing walls, games, and a ninja course await!

Comedy Barn Theater
Take the gang to laugh their socks off, slap their knees, and succumb to giggle fits at the Comedy Barn Theater, a family-friendly hilarious show!

Important Information
Community pool access is provided and managed through a third-party company. Cabins for YOU is not responsible for maintenance or pool closures. The pool is typically open from Memorial Day through Labor Day.


  • 13 Kings
  • 4 Queen over Queen Bunks
  • 1 Triple Twin Bunk
  • 5 Queen Futons
  • 4 Queen Sleeper Sofas
  • 4 Twin Sleepers
  • Mountain View
  • Fireplace (electric)
  • Grill (charcoal)
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Big Screen TV
  • Pool Table
  • Rocking Chairs
  • Washer/Dryer
  • High-Speed Internet
  • Wireless Internet
  • Board Games
  • Handicap Features
  • Private Indoor Pool
  • Theater Room
  • Arcade Games
  • Motorcycle Friendly
  • Pet Friendly
  • Poker Table
  • Flat Driveway
  • 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. 9,160
Big Forest Lodge - Entry Level
Big Forest Lodge - Lower Level
Big Forest Lodge - Second Floor

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Guest Reviews

5.0 out of 5

100% of 3 guests recommend

  • 4.7 Room Quality
  • 4.7 Value for money
  • 4.7 Location

Reviews for Big Forest Lodge

  • "The house was wonderful so big and spacious. We had 29 adults and 8 kids plenty room and more to spare. Everything was up to par. We had one issue with the light but was quickly resolved. The house is in a community so there is other cabins around and yes it’s a steep hill but not so so bad. This is our second year renting from CFY and I love it. We did have to wait until 6pm to check in but I understood we had people to stay before us and it’s a big house they had clean. Cabin is about 10 minutes away from parkway(Main Street) so that was great. Overall Cabin is perfect"
    Verified guest on 10/05/2020

    • 1 Reply

      We're pleased your stay at Big Forest Lodge was so wonderful for your whole group! With the spacious layout with room for everyone, to the comfortable accommodations and great amenities, we're happy your visit to the Smoky Mountains was enjoyable and memorable. We appreciate your feedback, and would love to host you again in the future!

  • "The cabin was beautiful and well built. The location is nice and had everything our family needed. I would recommend Big Firest Lodge to anyone who wants to spend quality time with the family with all of the amenities."
    Verified guest on 08/05/2019

    • 1 Reply

      Thank you so much for this amazing review of Big Forest Lodge! We are so glad to hear you enjoyed the cabin and were able to enjoy some quality family time!

  • "Big Forest Lodge met ALL of our needs! Awesome house, spacious, nicely decorated, plenty towels, game room, movie theater washers and dryers on 2 levels! Hot tub, wrap around porch! Newly built.! Had issues with the pool pump, and wifi but was promptly taken care of. We could have used some large pots, but we managed! Walmart wasn't far away! Family Reunion with 58 people went off without a hitch! We made some awesome "Pigeon Forge 2019 Memories" Thank you Cabins for You staff!"
    Verified guest on 06/25/2019

    • 1 Reply

      Thank you so much for this raving review of Cabins for YOU and Big Forest Lodge! We are so glad to hear we were able to resolve any issues quickly as well as hear that you enjoyed the cabin and its amenities. We can not wait to have you come stay with us again soon!

  • "The Big Forest Lodge at Cabins for you is a gorgeous cabin and has all the amenities. Would definitely recommend the cabin. Our family of 50+ had plenty of room."

  • "This experience was wonderful. The scheduling process was very easy as well as the check out process. This was our 3rd annual Business trip with a very large group. Our previous experiences at other locations have been ok , but there seem to always be some type of problem or inconveience. There were no issues ! The ammenities provided at the cabin was plenty for all of us to be entertained. The Space was very comfortable and very spacious and even the children had plenty of room to play. We will be recommending Cabins for You to our other offie locations to accomidate their Team Building Outings."

  • "We were pleasantly surprised that the cabin was a new construct. Very comfortable and spacious for our 19 guest. The internet connectivity was spotty as we had several family members needing to work remotely. The cookware was inadequate to prepare meals for a large group of people. The temperature of the hot tub and indoor pool was difficult to control so these amenities were enjoyed as we thought we would. But overall a nice space and beautiful Smokey Mountain getaway."

  • "The pictures of this place really doesn’t do it justice!! It was better than expected. The rooms were spacious and accommodating for all types guests."

  • "My stay in Big Forest Lodge on Feb 12-15 was simply amazing. The cabin was immaculate, the service was prompt and very polite with any small concerns we may have had. Karen, Jenn, the helpful office staff, more than accomplished customer service care. My guest were amazed at the space being able to accommodate 27 people comfortably (cabin can sleep >60). Bathrooms for each room was a PLUS! I will definitely book this again in the future!!!"

  • ""This cabin is everything in the description and more! We hosted 38 adults 4 kids total 42! Totally enough room and rooms for everyone! Tbe cabin was clean and smelled fresh! … lots of cooking and eat ware! Lots of sitting spaces There were 2 issues ( we couldn’t get the Wi-Fi connection even after 3 technicians attempting to fix for 3 hours) Tbe pool filtering system did not seem to work) or the beautiful fountain ( we reported it but it was not fixed during our stay) there were also some wear and tear items (pool table, poker table and no aur circulation in the pool area) I give this cabin a 5 because is an over all great cabin.. very beautiful and roomy fir a large group""


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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