Location: Pigeon Forge, Tennessee
Area: Pin Oak Resort
When you pull into the flat, paved driveway at Close to Heaven, you’ll have arrived at a darling log cabin that’s only about 4 miles from the excitement of downtown Pigeon Forge! Cute, cozy, and incredibly convenient, this 2-bedroom, 2-bath cabin is ideal for single family vacations, a couples’ getaway, or small group retreat with friends. Close to Heaven provides plenty of ways to relax and have fun at the cabin without sacrificing the excitement of downtown Pigeon Forge.
Plan to kick back on your rocking chair porch, where you’ll be surrounded by views of the Smoky Mountain trees; then head to downtown Pigeon Forge for fan-favorite dinner shows, a variety of unique boutiques, and outdoor activities galore. When you’re ready for a relaxing night in, Close to Heaven provides a big screen TV with a Blu-ray player, an indoor jetted tub, and a pool table. In the summer, enjoy pool access inside the Pin Oak View resort, and any time of year, make time to sit back and relax in the outdoor hot tub provided by Close to Heaven. If you’re looking for a cabin boasting easy access to Pigeon Forge and all the amenities you expect (and more!) from a Smoky Mountain cabin, don’t miss Close to Heaven!
The open floorplan of Close to Heaven makes it easy to relax as a group after your Pigeon Forge adventures on the Parkway or in the nearby national park. A large, full-size couch will comfortably accommodate 2 to 3 guests, and other seating includes a cushy glider, 2 padded rocking chairs, a padded log-style bench, and backless bench set against the wall that doubles as a coffee table. Turn on your big screen TV, pop in a Blu-ray or DVD, and plan for a fun and cozy movie night in the Smokies.
In the winter, turn on your gas fireplace for extra comfort and warmth, and in the fall, enjoy gorgeous views of the changing Smoky Mountain trees right outside your living room windows. Close to Heaven’s living room is convenient for any kind of group activity you have planned—a gift exchange, a Sunday afternoon spent watching the big game, or a family game night with board games and cards.
The L-shaped kitchen inside Close to Heaven is just the right size for your 6-person crew. If you’re planning to save a little money and cook in, you should find all the equipment you need inside this cabin, including all your major appliances in black and white and countertop essentials like a toaster, an electric can opener, and a knife set. Close to Heaven also provides a coffeemaker so you don’t have to miss out on your morning fix!
When the weather is cool, take your fresh-brewed cup of coffee onto the back porch for a peaceful Smoky Mountain morning; then head back inside for a yummy breakfast of scrambled eggs, toast, and bacon—all of which you can easily prepare inside Close to Heaven. Simply stop by the grocery store and local markets like the general store at the Old Mill Square for all your favorite goodies.
Although Pigeon Forge has a wide variety of downtown restaurants to satisfy every craving, dining in the privacy of your Pigeon Forge cabin with only your group is a great way to spend time together and enjoy your favorite home-cooked meals without waiting in lines or blowing your vacation budget. Inside Close to Heaven, enjoy a 4-piece dining set that’s conveniently located next to the kitchen. You can use this table to share a meal or to display your homemade spread before taking your plates to the large, open-concept living room. And don’t forget that Close to Heaven’s dining room table can also function as a game table or card table for family fun!
From downtown arcades to mountain coasters to comedy shows, Pigeon Forge boasts plenty of options for small group fun. But when you book your stay at Close to Heaven, the only place you have to go to find hours of family fun is down the stairs, where you’ll find this cabin’s game room!
Equipped with a full-size pool table and stereo, Close to Heaven’s game room is a great place to retreat on a rainy day or to hang out when you’re fighting sleep and looking for some late-night fun. A pool tournament with the family can make for Smoky Mountain memories you’ll talk about for years, and this room has plenty of space and seating for nearly everyone to sit down and relax between shots thanks to its 4 stools, padded bench, and small table.
Close to Heaven provides 2 cozy bedrooms, both of which offer king-size beds, flatscreen TVs, and their own bathrooms. The master bedroom of Close to Heaven is spacious, with vaulted ceilings and windows overlooking the Smoky Mountain trees. Enjoy a log-style bedframe along with a ceiling fan, reading lamps, and nightstands.
The second bedroom is almost as spacious, with vaulted ceilings, windows with tree-studded views, a ceiling fan, reading lamps, and nightstands. You won’t find much difference between the 2 bedrooms except the style of the comforter, so each couple can take their pick and share the same amount of bedtime comfort inside this Pigeon Forge cabin. For extra guests, take advantage of Close to Heaven’s sleeper, bringing the total number of guests accommodated by this cabin to 6.
One of the most popular seasons to visit Pigeon Forge is undoubtedly the fall, when the leaves are changing on the Smoky Mountain trees. At Close to Heaven, you’ll have a front row view of this stunning scenery with your back porch that overlooks the wooded hills of the Smokies.
Enjoy these views from your covered rocking chair porch with a ceiling fan overhead. This porch also supplies a sturdy wooden bench for resting your mugs of coffee in the morning or your glasses of sweet iced tea—a Southern staple—in the afternoon. On another deck level, Close to Heaven provides a small picnic table, additional outdoor seating, and an outdoor hot tub! Be sure to pack your bathing suit so you can make the most of your stay at Close to Heaven.
One of Close to Heaven’s best amenities that we have yet to mention is the pool inside the Pin Oak View resort! If you’re planning a Pigeon Forge vacation in the late spring or summer, this amenity will be absolutely essential so your group can stay cool when the temperatures climb.
Other amenities provided by Close to Heaven include wireless internet access, a washer and dryer, a picnic-style charcoal grill, and an indoor jetted tub. Additionally, Close to Heaven provides a flat, paved driveway with room for 3 cars. What more could you ask for from this cozy cabin for 6?
Close to Heaven is loaded with fun and relaxing amenities, but probably one of its top-rated features is its proximity to the heart of downtown Pigeon Forge! Only 4 miles from the heart of Pigeon Forge, Close to Heaven provides easy access to shops, restaurants, and attractions on the Parkway. And if you’re feeling up to it, you could even plan to walk to these nearby attractions, all of which are less than a mile-and-a-half from Close to Heaven:
With stories and memorabilia from original passengers and crew, the Titanic Museum in Pigeon Forge is truly a unique attraction that’s as fun as it is fascinating.
Biblical Times Dinner Theater
A visit during Easter or Christmas isn’t complete without a night out at the Biblical Times Dinner Theater. But this attraction offers one-of-a-kind, Bible-based productions all year long!
Adventure Park Ziplines
Go ziplining through the Smoky Mountain trees, go horseback riding in a 70-acre nature park—do all this all Adventure Park Ziplines in Pigeon Forge!
Community pool access is provided and managed through a 3rd-party company. Cabins for YOU is not responsible for maintenance or pool closures. The pool is typically open Memorial Day through Labor Day.
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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
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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!
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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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