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
A lovely gem in the Beside the Still Waters community, Lacking for Nothing is a beautifully designed cabinin Pigeon Forge with contemporary décor, homey touches, Smoky Mountain charm, and modern amenities. The warm wood throughout the cabin blends with pops of color and just the right amount of mountain motif to make it a warm, welcoming place to call home when you’re away. Inside and out, this 1-bedroom +loft, 2-bathroom cabin for 7 offers comfort, convenience, and plenty of amenities to help you relax and unwind.
Inside, spend days lounging on the sofa in front of the big screen TV (with Blu-ray player), creating meals in your elegant, fully equipped kitchen, and getting some much-needed rest in the master suite’s king-size bed. Outside, sip a cup of coffee as you sit in the rocking chairs overlooking the trees, sit down at the dining table for a nice outdoor meal, or climb into the hot tub to soothe tired muscles after a long drive. Each space has been designed with form and function in mind.
Beside the Still Waters also offers a few community perks, including a community fire pit where you can gather with friends and family to chat or make s’mores. There are also nearby hiking trails, so you can lace up your boots and explore the Smokies. Or you can head over to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park to hike, bike, go horseback riding, picnic, and more!
If you’re wanting to see what the area has to offer, Lacking for Nothing isn’t far from the fun. Downtown Pigeon Forge and downtown Gatlinburg are both less than 10 miles away. For an action-packed vacation, try zipline and canopy tours, go karts, roller coasters at Dollywood, skiing at Ober Gatlinburg in winter, or a whitewater rafting tour down the Pigeon River! Want a more relaxing week away? Tour the Rocky Top Wine Trail (with free tastings), spend the day shopping at The Island, meet sea creatures at Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies, catch a dinner show, or just enjoy a leisurely stroll (or trolley ride) along the Parkway.
Living Room The cozy living room of Lacking for Nothing is just the place to retreat to after a busy day. It’s furnished with a sofa, leather chair and ottoman, and an upholstered chair in front of a beautiful stacked stone fireplace. On cool mountain evenings, gather with family and friends to chat about the day and relax. Kick up your feet, flip on the big screen TV, and enjoy a peaceful night in the privacy of your own cabin. The high ceilings make the space feel open, and windows along the roof line let in lots of natural light.
Kitchen The elegant kitchen in Lacking for Nothing provides the tools and space you need for creating meals in the cabin, from special holiday dinners to simple country breakfasts. It features rich wood cabinets, black appliances – a refrigerator, dishwasher, stove/oven, and built-in microwave – and countertop essentials like a coffeemaker and toaster. There is plenty of counter space for meal prepping thanks to the breakfast bar, and it’s equipped with enough dishes, utensils, and glassware for 7 guests.
Dining Areas When you’re ready to sit down for meal, you’ll have a few options. The breakfast bar – which is also great for game-day snacks or a buffet of catered foods – has seating for 4. Or you can take your plate outside and sit down at the 4-person table on the deck. As you eat, enjoy wooded views, fresh air, cool mountain breezes, and the soothing sounds of nature.
Bedrooms A comfortable, inviting bedroom is a must after busy days in town. In the cabin’s master suite, retreat to a king-size bed. The room has a large dresser where you can unpack your things, along with a big screen TV for late-night movies, nightstands, and wall-mounted lights on either side of the bed. It also has its own bathroom with a tub/shower combo, so you’ll have space to get ready before a night on the town.
The second sleeping space in Lacking for Nothing is the loft, which features a twin-over-full bunk bed and a queen-size futon. When it’s not serving as a bed, the futon provides a comfy seating spot in front of a trunk-style coffee table.
Outdoor Spaces When you pull up to Lacking for Nothing, you’re greeted by a charming log cabin tucked among the trees. The first nice outdoor amenity you’ll find is the charcoal grill, where you can toss kabobs, burgers, and steaks on for a cookout. On the other side of the cabin, the deck offers a peaceful place to enjoy the sights and sounds of nature.
Red rocking chairs looking out at the trees await you and your morning cup of coffee or evening glass of wine. Sit down and unwind for a refreshing start or relaxing end to your day. The deck also has a 4-person dining table, so you can enjoy meals outside, sit down to read, or bring cards or a board game for a family game night among the trees! And of course, end your evening with a soak in the hot tub on the deck.
Other Amenities There is always something going on in Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg. The community calendars are jam-packed year-round with arts and crafts shows, music festivals, holiday celebrations, food and wine events, gallery showings, kids’ events, and more. Lacking for Nothing keeps you close to it all, and the wireless internet in the cabin makes it easy to stay up-to-date with what’s happening during your stay. The cabin also has a Blu-ray player, so don’t forget to bring your favorite movies to watch. And you can pamper yourself a bit with soaks in the indoor jetted tub, too!
Less than 10 miles from the downtowns of Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg, Lacking for Nothing is perfect if you want to explore the Smokies. From miniature and arcade games to moonshine distilleries and family-friendly attractions, there’s plenty to do. And don’t forget to spend some time in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, the most visited national park in the U.S. There are hundreds of things to do, but here are some nearby favorites:
The Island Ride the Great Smoky Mountain Wheel, try to break out at The Escape Game, have a drink at Margaritaville, do some shopping, and grab some sweet treats at this one-stop shop for fun!
Smoky Mountain Ziplines Explore the Smokies from high above the forest floor with the experienced guides at Smoky Mountain Ziplines. It’s a high-flying adventure for kids and adults!
Dollywood It’s a favorite for a reason! Dollywood boasts something for everyone, from kiddie rides and carnival games to roller coasters and live shows!
"The cabin was very comfortable and secluded. We enjoyed the hot tub and the scenery from the back porch. The cabin is a little out of the way. We would have to plan our day around staying in town so we wouldn't have to make…" Verified guest on 10/08/2018
"The cabin was very comfortable and secluded. We enjoyed the hot tub and the scenery from the back porch. The cabin is a little out of the way. We would have to plan our day around staying in town so we wouldn't have to make the 25-30 minute round trip back to the cabin." Verified guest on 10/08/2018
Thank you for taking the time to offer such great feedback on your review. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay with us, and even more thrilled your stay at Lacking for Nothing was comfortable and secluded. We greatly appreciate you choosing Cabins for YOU for your Smoky Mountain stay, and we would love to serve you again in the future. We can even help by finding a cabin much closer to town!
"We make many trips to the area as we are only 5/6 hours away. The company we normally rent from was bought out by another company so we decided to go a totally new direction and tried Cabins for You. I’m so glad we did. The cabin was gorgeous and everything was well maintained. Also, it was very clean. We stayed at Lacking for Nothing and the landscaping was gorgeous there and they have their own hiking trails with those specific cabins. It was a 20 minute ride into town from our cabin but it took us through areas we haven’t traveled which was new and exciting. May I also add this was a very spur of the moment trip- decided to stay 2 nights and three days literally the day before we left. They gave us a photo frame magnet for the fridge as a souvenir and we forgot it, I emailed them when we got home because we thought it was so cute and thoughtful and were sad we forgot it, so they are mailing us one!!! Wonderful customer service! A very happy customer here."
"Our cabin was very clean, beautifully decorated, well stocked kitchen & in a great location. We were just a short drive to Pigeon Forge or Gatlinburg. We really enjoyed our vacation!"
"We stayed in Lacking For Nothing. The cabin was beautiful and we had the most relaxing time. I really appreciated that the kitchen was equipped with all the essentials. I loved the location, especially the fact that we didn’t have to go too far up the mountain. The owners were very attentive. I called the office regarding a situation and the owner just happened to be coming up a little while after to take care of something at the cabin next door. She immediately took care of our situation before maintenance even had a chance to respond. I would definitely stay here again."
"My husband, myself, and our three children, had such a wonderful time in the mountains! None of us wanted to leave, but all good things come to an end! "Lacking for Nothing", was a perfect cabin for our family!"
"Stayed with a few friends. We weren't sure what to expect as it was our first time renting a cabin but we were thoroughly impressed. Some of the other locations in the area are a form of "cabin suburbia* where youre right on neighboring cabins but Cabins For You has really good spacing between cabins. The Internet worked really well, there were smart TVs, the hot tub was great and the surrounding area was great. Highly recommend downloading an offline map of the area if you stay due to cell coverage. Perfect experience and highly affordable. Everyone in my group had a great time."
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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