Bigger Bear Views Lodge

Location: Gatlinburg, Tennessee
Area: Forrest Springs Community

7 Bedrooms
(5K, 2SS, 4B-QQ)
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

7.5 Bathrooms

Sleeps 30
(Max Occupancy)
The occupancy advertised is the maximum allowed at a property at any given time.

Parking 8


This 5,300-square-foot NEW CONSTRUCTION cabin in Gatlinburg, Tennessee, boasts views, space, and awesome amenities for groups! It has 7 bedrooms, 7.5 bathrooms, and space for up to 30 guests, with king-size beds and queen-over-queen bunk beds to accommodate both adults and kids! There are also 2 sleeper sofas for some extra space. You can start the vacation with easy arrivals in the flat, paved driveway before heading inside to cozy but spacious interiors.

Spend cool mountain evenings by the electric (no heat) fireplace (one of 8 in the cabin) or fire up the 2 park-style charcoal grills for cookouts on nice days. The cabin has all the conveniences you need for a great stay, including a 65-inch smart TV in the living room — plus a smart TV and a fireplace in each bedroom! The washer/dryer is great for longer stays with a group, and the high-speed wireless internet will be much appreciated by everyone.

You’ll stay entertained at Bigger Bear Views Lodge, too, with an air hockey table, pool table, Multicade, Supercars game, and a 65-inch smart TV in the rec room! And don’t forget the theater room, where every night is movie night — with a 75-inch smart theater TV with 300-watt surround sound and Blu-ray player! Before you head to bed, be sure to climb into the soothing hot tub for a relaxing soak while watching a show on the outdoor TV on the deck. In the morning, grab a coffee and enjoy a breeze on the deck together from the 15 rocking chairs!

While downtown Gatlinburg is less than 2 miles from the cabin - keep you close to the area attractions, restaurants, and shops - you won't have to leave the cabin to enjoy a favorite Smokies sight: wildlife! Many guests have reported seeing bear, wild turkey, and deer from the cabin! 

Looking for even more space for your large group? Bigger Bear Views Lodge sits next door to its "little brother" cabin, Big Bear Views Lodge, a 5-bedroom, 5-bathroom cabin for 22 guests! It's another gorgeous new cabin packed with amenities!

Living Room
Walk towards the wall of mountain views and enter the charming living room at Bigger Bear Views Lodge. With a 2-toned ceiling, hardwood floors, stacked stone fireplace, and popping red sofas, you’ll feel right at home and in style here. Flip on the 65-inch big screen smart TV for entertainment with snacks on the coffee table or turn on the electric fireplace to set the mountain mood for a good book or cocoa with family.

Say hello to double everything in the fully equipped kitchen! Twice the counter space, stainless steel appliances, cookware, dinnerware, and more await lunch spreads, homemade meals, and midnight munchies. Utilize the open concept to keep convos flowing, the 2 long islands — one with a double sink and the other with bar seating for 5 — for meal prep and serving, and the dishwasher to take care of the messes!

Dining Area
Just off the kitchen rests the dining area with 3 large tables with wood detail and matching chairs and benches. Add the kitchen’s bar seating and living area nearby, and everyone will have a place to dine together every day. And when mealtimes are over, clear the tables for board and card games from home, crafts with the kiddos, and think space for your next blog entry.

Rec Rooms
Ready to play at the cabin? Head the revving rec rooms — one featuring a SuperCars racing game, pool table, and a pub table for 2, and the other boasting a flatscreen Multicade, air hockey table, plus another 65-inch big screen smart TV with sofa seating! Turn up the tunes and let the game tournament of champions begin…winner chooses the night’s film in the theater room!

Theater Room
Settle in for movie nights on the 75-inch smart theater TV with Blu-ray player and 300-watt booming surround sound! Pop bowls of buttery delight in the kitchen, then head to the private home theater where action scenes, heartfelt moments, jump scares, and fantastical worlds come to life! And with theater-style seating (drink holders included), you’ll feel like you’re at the movies.

When it’s time for bed or you just need a little space and privacy, spread out across 7 bedrooms — each with a smart TV and a cozy electric fireplace. Some bedrooms even offer direct deck access and stunning mountain views! And you’ll find a garden tub in one of the bathrooms, perfect for soaking after a long hike through the national park. There are 5 king-size beds, 4 queen bunks, and 2 sleeper sofas so everyone will have a comfy place to relax and sleep. 

Outdoor Spaces
The great outdoors at Bigger Bear Views Lodge is inviting and soothing. Sway away your worries and cares in the 15 rocking chairs, unwind in the steamy hot tub with entertainment on the smart TV, and cook out on the 2 park-style charcoal grills! Best of all, gaze upon rolling Smoky Mountain views at every glance. And when you’re ready to play in town, head down 10 steps to the big, flat, newly paved driveway and travel the convenient, flat, paved roads into Gatlinburg. There is overflow parking in front of the cabin at the dead-end cul-de-sac, and it can accommodate bus parking there, just about 100 yards from the parking lot.

Other Amenities
Tucked away in the Forrest Springs Community, Bigger Bear Views Lodge offers free high-speed Wi-Fi and a washer and dryer set for your convenience. Post trip photos and videos with ease and keep towels and clothes fresh throughout your stay.

Local Fun

Just 2 miles to Gatlinburg attractions, fine dining, and unique boutiques, Bigger Bear Views Lodge keeps guests close to city fun without losing the cabin experience in the Great Smoky Mountains.

Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies
Purchase a penguin’s masterpiece, wave to passing sharks, find the hidden octopus, and pet moon jellies, horseshoe crabs, and gliding rays at Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies!

No Way Jose’s Mexican Cantina
Nestled along the bank of Cliff Branch River, be sure to ask for riverfront seating before diving into spicy Mexican cuisine at No Way Jose’s.

Shop and dine at Firefly Village, duel zipline with your bestie, board the riveting mountain coaster, and oh-so-much more at Anakeesta — an aerial adventure park!

Pet Policy
This pet-friendly cabin happily welcomes dogs 25 pounds or under! 


  • 5 Kings
  • 2 Sleeper Sofas
  • 4 Queen over Queen Bunks
  • Pet Friendly-Dogs Only/25 lb weight limit
  • Smart TVs
  • Rocking Chairs (15)
  • Mountain View
  • TV in every Bedroom
  • Pool Table
  • Theater Room
  • Washer/Dryer
  • Wireless Internet
  • High-Speed Internet
  • Grill (charcoal)
  • Blu-ray Player
  • Big Screen TV
  • Arcade Games
  • Air Hockey
  • Outdoor Hot Tub w/ TV
  • Fireplace (electric; no heat)
  • Flat, Paved 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. 5,300
Entry Level
Lower Level
Second Floor

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Guest Reviews

5.0 out of 5

100% of 1 guest recommend

  • 5.0 Room Quality
  • 5.0 Value for money
  • 5.0 Location

Reviews for Bigger Bear Views Lodge

  • "This cabin is very very nice! It was new when my family rented it. It still had the new smell! It’s huge and can accommodate a huge amount of people. It is very high up and the views are beautiful! I made a video tour of the cabin for my YouTube page. Just google Bigger Bear Views Lodge, it should be the first video you see!"
    Verified guest on 01/31/2020

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      We couldn't be happier to hear your stay at Bigger Bear Views Lodge was so wonderful! We're thrilled the cabin suited your group so well, accommodated everyone comfortably, and you were able to experience the incredible views too. We hope to have the opportunity to host you again for another wonderful Smoky Mountain getaway!

  • "The Bigger Bear View Lodge is a Beautiful cabin. The staff at Cabins For You does an Amazing job making sure guest have the full experience of the cabin, yet making it feel like your home! The staff was also very professional and attentive to all our needs for the stay. The cabin was well stocked with every essential you will need while staying there, it was very clean and close to many adventures of Gatlinburg."

  • "Wonderful view with black bears in the neighborhood"

  • "The property was immaculate with new furnishings and beautiful interior. The layout was spacious and very conducive to getting that needed alone time during the day. The location was very convenient for getting to and from downtown Gatlinburg with ease. The view from property was absolutely stunning, especially at night. In regard to the support staff, their assistance was very needed as I had trouble with keyless entry. I was able to get assistance in the phone within minutes to fix the issue. Overall, great experience and look forward to coming back to this property."

  • "The cabin was beautiful. My family and I had a great time. Watching the sunset from the balcony was amazing."

  • "Great place to stay with family on vacation!"

  • "The cabin we stayed at had an amazing view, and the cabin was fabulous with lots of room, things to do! Lots of room for our family and extended family! Wonderful family vacation, can’t wait to go back!"

  • "Great property! Plenty to do while in the house. Would definitely recommend."

  • "The night before we were to come they had a fire alarm problem with our cabin, they offered a different cabin and I was hesitant but so glad I took it, it was gorgeous , huge, spotless. The views from on top of the deck were amazing. Absolutely recommend, nice that they had a movie theater and video games and so much for the kids. We really enjoyed ourselves !!! We could see our cabin from atop of anakeesta."

  • "The Bigger Bear View cabin we rented as a group was GREAT!! Lots of space 21 people. Nice big kitchen with plenty of seating. Bedrooms are big and nice. The drive up and down the mountain might be scary for some people but the view is worth it! Overall, the whole group enjoyed being able to spread out for the weekend while we were in Gatlinburg for a volleyball tournament."

  • "We had a wonderful experience. Location was close to all the attractions and we had a great view of the mountains ! The cabin accommodated our party of 16. Everyone loved the games and hot tub."

  • "Awesome cabin with a ton of space. The road to get to the cabin is a little steep but easily navigated via car. The property fit my whole family, 6 adults and 4 kids."

  • "My entire family loved the cabin, all the room, and especially the kitchen that allowed several cooks working at the same time to feed our larges group. I got many hugs and thank yous."

  • "Fantastic views, plenty of space, clean and up to date! Would definitely stay again!"

  • "This cabin had such a wonderful view and so many thing to entertain our group we had grandparents all the way down to a 2 yr old and everyone enjoyed it. We would definitely visit again it fit all 26 of us comfortably. It was located in a great spot so close to things to do and still had that cabin vacation feel being high up. If your looking for a large cabin with enough space for everyone this is it. The kitchen had so much room to cook and eat in. We all had plenty of space for our kitchen items in the cabinets and fridge. The hot tub was so much fun great way to be outside and relax."

  • "This house is on top of a mountain on the East Side of town, about a 5-10 minute drive downtown. The company was easy to work with and the cabin was ready on time, early even. This cabin had lots of room, great kitchen appliances, well stocked. The game rooms are separated on the top and bottom floor but that was nice that there was not just one room of craziness and allowed people to hangout in small or big groups. Our teens from our church enjoyed it. We hope to use this place again!"

  • "The property was exactly as described, super spacious and clean, plenty of room for everyone to spread out, and lots of fun to be had at the house. It was the perfect location for access to the National Park, as well as the attractions in Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge. Will definitely book again in the future!"

  • "The cabin is very spacious and there were many things to do. The theater room was great. The games provided hours of fun and laughter. The kitchen and dining area layout made it easy to feed our group of 29. The hot tub was enjoyed by many and the view is amazing. We would highly recommend this cabin and would stay here again."

  • "Everything from the cleanliness to the view and layout of the cabin and available amenities were amazing! Highly recommend!"

  • "This cabin was amazing!! It was super clean, nicely decorated, and had so much space! Our church group LOVED it. The view was absolutely beautiful. We even saw bears! Thank you so much for offering such a great place to stay. We will definitely be back."

  • "Cabin was at a good location and was in a great condition. Everyone loved their stay. There is enough room for 30 people and large patio decks are great. You can also see bears from the cabin!"

  • "Very spacious cabin we had 28 people for 5 days and it was very comfortable."

  • "Large family gathering of 22 adults and 6 children. Fit all of us just fine with an extra sofa bed. Beautiful cabin with plenty to keep the kids of all ages happy. Kitchen was fully stocked with ever gadget needed to make a Thanksgiving dinner. Had a few mechanical items that needed attention. But the staff was extremely responsive in getting them fixed and the maintenance guy Brian was great!! Would definitely recommend this cabin and will book this cabin again!!"

  • "Beautiful cabin and view..definitely will try to stay again..close to everything but high enough on the mountain for great view of everything"

  • "Our extended family stayed here for weekend to celebrate the holidays. Everything was there that we needed to have fun cooking a wonderful dinner together. It was clean and well kept. A few small issues but very minimal. A terrific view and a wonderful place for nature to see a bear or two. Fun activities kept everyone busy. We plan on making it an annual trip if they decorate for holidays."

  • "Very nice and roomy cabin for our 3 nights stay. We came with 14 people and 2 children and had plenty of room and fun for our whole stay! Thank you!"


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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