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
*This cabin is not pet friendly. If you would like to bring a pet, please visit our pet-friendly properties page for options!
A cozy studio-style cabin tucked among the trees, Goodness and Mercy is a peaceful Pigeon Forge retreat in the Beside the Still Waters community. When you need to get away from it all, slow down for a bit, and rejuvenate, this lovely Pigeon Forge cabin is a great place to call home. This 1-bedroom, 1-bathroom cabin has room for 4, contemporary style, cozy interiors, and a serene outdoor setting. Its sister cabins are equally peaceful and cozy and are also located in the community. If you’re traveling with a group and need separate but close spaces to stay, also check outAlong the Right Path, Comforts Me, In Green Pastures, Lacking for Nothing, My Cup Overflows, and Restores My Soul.
At Goodness and Mercy, you can spend days sipping coffee from the rocking chairs on the front porch, soaking in the hot tub, making meals in your own kitchen, cozying up on the couch in front of the fireplace and big screen TV, or grilling out and sitting down for a picnic lunch at your outdoor table. Plus, extras like a Blu-ray player and wireless internet give you even more ways to stay entertained in the cabin. It’s classic log cabin outside, simple and stylish inside – the perfect mix for a home away from home!
Goodness and Mercy is also easily accessible to Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg, so when you’re ready to get out of the cabin for a bit, you can explore these 2 fun mountain towns. Pigeon Forge has Dollywood, dinner shows, ziplines and tree-top canopy tours, and outlet shops. Gatlinburg boasts Ober Gatlinburg, Ripley’s attractions, old-time photos, and dozens of restaurants and sweet shops. Both towns host events throughout the year to keep you busy, from races, music festivals, and arts and crafts shows to sports tournaments, holiday celebrations, and parades.
Living Room Cool fall and winter nights, hot summer days, and quiet spring mornings…spend them all relaxing in your cozy living room in Goodness and Mercy. Furnished with a comfy sofa, upholstered chair, and leather chair with ottoman, it’s just the place to unwind after a busy day. A big screen TV hangs over the fireplace, so you can hang out here to watch ball games, have a movie night, or let the kids watch cartoons in the morning before heading into town. The living room is also where you’ll find the table for 2, so after preparing meals in your fully equipped kitchen, you can sit down for a quiet meal here. Pop some popcorn, grab a drink, and have a fun night hanging out in this charming cabin in Pigeon Forge.
Kitchen One perk of having your own cabin on vacation is having a fully equipped kitchen for meals or keeping snacks on hand. The well-equipped kitchen in Goodness and Mercy features a refrigerator, dishwasher, stove/oven, built-in microwave, and countertop essentials like a coffeemaker and toaster. Whether you’re ordering a pizza, making a special holiday meal, or just whipping up some snacks for movie night, the full kitchen is a nice convenience. And when you don’t feel like cooking, you’ll have lots of options downtown. Enjoy a nice dinner out for steak, seafood, or pasta; grab a quick burger, tacos, or barbecue; or treat yourself to some sweet treats like ice cream, funnel cakes, creamy fudge and candy – found in large supply in the Smoky Mountains!
Bedroom The studio-style Goodness and Mercy is perfectly cozy, with a queen-size bed in its own little alcove. Flip on the wall-mounted lights for late-night reading or call it an early night and catch up on some much-needed rest. You can even flip on the big screen TV in the living room and watch the morning news before climbing out of bed. After a long day hiking in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, come back to Goodness and Mercy for a peaceful night among the trees.
Outdoor Spaces Spending time in the great outdoors is a must when you vacation to the Smokies. Goodness and Mercy offers great places to enjoy the mountain breezes and fresh mountain air. Head outside when it’s nice and enjoy a picnic lunch at your picnic table by the cabin. Bring burgers, steaks, and kabobs to toss on the picnic-style grill and enjoy relaxing days around the cabin. On the inviting front porch, sit down at the 2-person table with a drink or unwind in the rocking chairs here. At the end of the night, climb into the hot tub on the deck to soothe tired muscles and unwind.
Other Amenities Throughout the cabin, Goodness and Mercy offers conveniences to make your stay easier and touches to make you feel more at home. When you want to stay in, pop in a movie in the Blu-ray player with the big screen TV, keep up with what’s happening via the wireless internet in the cabin, or take advantage of the queen sleeper sofa if you’re bringing more than 2 guests.
Goodness and Mercy is located in the Beside the Still Waters community, offering a community fire pit where you can gather on cool nights to roast marshmallows, relax, and chat with family and friends. It also offers easy access to hiking trails nearby. With comforts inside and a relaxing setting outside, this charming Pigeon Forge cabin is perfect for relaxing weekends away.
There is plenty to do in Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg, whether you want a laid-back weekend, a romantic escape, or a fun-filled week with family. You can visit wineries and sip moonshine, listen to live music, spend time exploring the beauty of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, take a scenic ride on the Aerial Tramway at Ober Gatlinburg, play at Dollywood, and so much more! Here are just a few local favorites:
Titanic Museum Attraction From touching an iceberg and standing on sloping decks to learning more about the people aboard the RMS Titanic and walking the Grand Staircase, the Titanic Museum Attraction in Pigeon Forge is a truly unique experience.
Parrot Mountain and Garden of Eden The perfect pairing for a peaceful retreat like Goodness and Mercy, Parrot Mountain and Garden of Eden features a replica of Thomas Kinkade’s Stairway to Heaven, parrot cottages, a secret garden, beautiful landscaping, and more.
Great Smoky Mountains National Park With 800+ miles of trails to explore, the most visited national park in the U.S. offers opportunities for fishing, horseback riding, hiking, checking out historic buildings, and more.
"We absolutely loved the cabin and the area is perfect. The cabin was fully equipped with everything we needed just brought extra towels and enjoyed everything the hot tub was wonderful and loved the area. I didn’t want to leave, I plan to return for…" Verified guest on 06/16/2019
"We absolutely loved the cabin and the area is perfect. The cabin was fully equipped with everything we needed just brought extra towels and enjoyed everything the hot tub was wonderful and loved the area. I didn’t want to leave, I plan to return for another visit as soon as I can" Verified guest on 06/16/2019
Thank you so much for this raving review of Goodness and Mercy! We are so glad to hear you enjoyed the cabin and area and can not wait to have you plan another trip with us again soon!
"Just got back from Goodness & Mercy and we LOVED IT. The cabin itself was adorable and we loved how they decorated for Christmas, it really made it feel like home! The hot tub was excellent, we loved having a fireplace and then a kitchen where we could fix our meals. The cabin was the perfect distance between Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg that it really didn't feel like we were driving too much. I wish we could have stayed longer! We'll definitely be back next year!!"
"Staff was so nice during the booking process! The cabin was perfect for me and wife for are romantic getaway, and the prices where amazing! I highly recommend this cabin place rental over anybody else top notch place."
"Lovely cabin. Nice quiet area, great for couples. It has everything you’ll need and the hot tub was a great feature!"
"The cabin was excellent. The weather could not have been better. I lived the location."
This is a great way to protect yourself in the case of unforeseen events that delay you or cause you to reschedule or cancel your trip. You can add it on prior to your last scheduled payment. Want to know more? Check out our Trip Insurance page.
What is Enhanced Property Protection?
Our basic Property Protection Plan covers unintentional damages to your cabin during your stay and provides $1,500 in protection. Enhanced Property Protection (EPP) increases your limits and may offer an extension to your cancellation policy.
$49 = $1500 in coverage.
$79 = $2000 in coverage.
$99 = $2500 in coverage.
What do additional fees cover?
We want to ensure each guest has a clean, comfortable place to stay. The cleaning fee covers housekeeping and property cleanup of your cabin once you’ve checked out.
Do you offer any discounts?
Yes! We offer a 10% active military discount (phone reservations only) and regularly feature deals for YOU. Just check our Specials + Discounts page to see how you can save. And if you follow us on Facebook and Instagram, you can always be on the lookout for flash sales!
What about discounts for area attractions?
Our Cabins for YOU Partner Program gives you discounts to top area attractions - from mini golf and mountain coasters to dinner shows and beyond - when you stay with us.
What is your cancellation policy?
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
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.
What should we bring from home?
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:
1 trash bag per container
1 roll of toilet paper per bathroom
1 bar of soap per bathroom
Do you provide bedding and towels?
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.
What’s provided in the kitchen?
1 roll of paper towels
trash bag per container
(4 oz) bottle of dish detergent
At least 1 place setting (dishes, glasses, and utensils) for each guest according to advertised sleeps count
Pots, pans, and cooking tools for in-cabin meals
Do all your cabins have Wi-Fi?
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!
What is the check-in and checkout process?
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.
Before leaving, please be sure to:
Place towels and washcloths in the bathtub (We’ll take care of bedding!)
Put trash in proper containers
Clean used dishes
Clean any large messes made during stay
Lock the door behind you
How/when do I get directions to my cabin?
Once you’ve made your reservation, you’ll receive directions via email and/or a phone call about 48 hours prior to check-in. Or give us a call at 800.684.7865 or email your Vacation Specialist if you have any questions about getting here!
What if there is an emergency at the cabin?
If you have a medical or life-threatening emergency, please call 911. For mechanical and non-threatening emergencies, call 800.684.7865 and press option 2 to speak with one of our team members.
Non-emergency police lines:
Gatlinburg | 865.436.5181
Pigeon Forge | 865.453.9063
Sevierville | 865.453.5506
What is your policy for hot tub, swim spa, and pool use?
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.
During an independent*, mostly accurate poll, it was found that black bears believe the purchase of property protection is necessary to ensure a stress-free vacation!
- Allows you to cancel your reservation up to 5 days prior to arrival date.
- Allows you to cancel your reservation up to 2 days prior to arrival date.
- Allows you to cancel your reservation at any point prior to initial use of your key code on your arrival date.
- I do not believe I need coverage
Explanation of Cancellation Protection
Cancellation protection is best explained as "the ability to cancel a booking" service. It's not a replacement for RedSky's Travel Insurance, but an additional option for guests to have peace of mind when traveling to Gatlinburg or Pigeon Forge, Tennessee.
Cancellation Protection Disclaimer
Guest can cancel for any reason and will be refunded 100% of nightly rents and all fees, excluding reservation fee, property protection and travel insurance.
Guest can cancel for any reason and will be refunded 100% of nightly rents and all fees, excluding reservation fee and travel insurance.
Refund will be processed immediately but may take up to 7 business days to reﬂect on guest's banking account.
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.
Cloth or outdated couches/chairs
Worn out furniture
Outdated kitchen appliances
Worn or Outdated Carpet
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
Stainless steel appliances
Consistent furniture style
Exterior not worn out
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