Location: Pigeon Forge, Tennessee
*This cabin is not pet friendly. If you would like to bring a pet, please visit our pet-friendly properties page for options!
Overlooking a peaceful mountain creek, this 3-bedroom, 2-bathroom chalet in Pigeon Forge with space for 6 features beautiful Smoky Mountain style, cozy and stylish interiors, modern amenities, and 2 decks where you can soak up the peace and serenity of the Smokies while sipping your morning coffee or having a drink before climbing into the soothing hot tub at night. And with no chalets or cabins in sight, you’ll feel truly tucked away in the mountains!
Spend days here cozied up in front of the wood-burning fireplace, watching movies on the new big screen TV with DVD player, or just relaxing and chatting with friends and family on the new sofa. Everyone can gather at the same time in the living room, just steps from the fully equipped kitchen where you can whip up snacks or create delicious meals for the group.
On the screened-in porch, enjoy meals at the table or relax with family and friends in the bubbly hot tub. No matter the weather, you can enjoy some fresh air and peaceful wooded surroundings in this enclosed outdoor space. Then step onto the open deck to fire up the gas grill for cookouts and get some sunshine. As you hang out, listen to the sounds of the soothing stream just below for a true mountain experience.
Back inside, cozy bedrooms make you feel right at home with 2 queen-size beds and conveniences to make your stay more comfortable. You can soak in the indoor jetted tub, take advantage of the washer and dryer in the chalet, or just kick back and surf the web via the complimentary Wi-Fi at Up the Creek — a prime chalet choice for YOU!
Step into the cozy living area, pop a few pieces of wood into the lovely fireplace (with stone from floor to ceiling), and settle into your Pigeon Forge vacation rental — it’s memory-making time with family and friends at Up the Creek! Sprawl out on the sectional (brand-new in fall 2021) for a midday snooze, flip on the big screen TV for movie night with the DVD player, and enjoy a late-night read by a crackling fire. The open concept keeps everyone connected, whether cuddling with your partner, whipping up a homemade meal, or playing board games at the dining table.
Mere feet away lies the kitchen, fully equipped with everything you’ll need to prepare secret recipes, movie-night popcorn, midnight snacks, and hot breakfasts. The kitchen is airy with a window over the stainless-steel double sink, light cabinetry, and white appliances. Keep drinks cool in the fridge, cook tasty dishes with the stove and oven, microwave restaurant leftovers, brew a pot of coffee, and leave the mess to the dishwasher. Granite countertops are coming in early 2022!
While an expandable table for 2 rests behind the sectional, a round table for 4 with cushioned seating awaits in the dining area. Keeping close to the kitchen for easy serving and seconds, this dining space is convenient, quaint, and well within sight of the living room’s big screen TV. Whether you desire to keep the kiddos entertained with their meals or prefer to dine without any distractions, the dining area at Up the Creek is versatile. In fact, this space is great for board or card games from home, checking emails throughout your stay, or simply coming together to plan the day’s in-town activities.
Ready for a restful night’s sleep? Tuck the little ones into the bunk beds, say goodnight to your friends in their king-size bed, and venture to the primary suite with a king-size bed and a private deck overlooking the trees with glimpses of the sparkling river. Each bedroom has a ceiling fan for optimal summer comfort, and 2 of the bedrooms harbor a flatscreen TV for extra entertainment before bed or after sunrise. And let’s not forget the jetted tub just down the hall for relaxing spa baths any time!
Outdoors is where you’ll want to be at Up the Creek — offering a private deck upstairs and an open deck with a screened-in portion on the main level. It features a new sofa, chair, and table. Not to mention, this Pigeon Forge chalet has tranquil wooded views all about with a rushing river just below (happily peeking through the trees). Enjoy privacy with nature as you sip coffee on the upper deck, then nibble breakfast at the outdoor seating area with friends. Before the evening sun begins to set, fire up the gas grill for a barbecue, followed later by a steamy hot tub soak. Great for summer days, the ceiling fan keeps you cool outside.
Looking to take a closer peek at Cove Creek? Head safely down the steep, paved driveway to a set of stairs that leads directly to the river’s edge, where you can cast a line or simply enjoy the scenery and movement of the crystal water. At the top of the drive, you’ll find parking for 2-3 vehicles and only 3 steps into the chalet, making it easy to unpack and load the cars at this semi-private cabin in Pigeon Forge.
As your new favorite vacation rental in the Smokies, Up the Creep provides the conveniences of home, including high-speed wireless internet for posting to social media, keeping tabs on important emails, and checking out the Cabins for YOU blog. You’ll also be able to use the chalet's washer and dryer so you can keep clothes and towels fresh and pack light this trip.
Around 7 miles to downtown Pigeon Forge, Up the Creek isn’t too far from local attractions, boutiques, restaurants, and outdoor fun. So, be sure to plan for exciting extras to pair with your memorable cabin stay!
Moonshine Ridge Country Store
Grab a cool souvenir at Moonshine Ridge Country Store, featuring garden décor, gift baskets, and homemade treats (including fudge, salsa, and jams).
Wears Valley Zipline Adventures
Zoom through the trees at unimaginable heights at Wears Valley Zipline Adventures, where happy screams and smiles for miles are aplenty!
Smoky Mountain Alpine Coaster
Stick closer to the ground as you whip through the woods, over fun hills, and around sharp turns aboard the Smoky Mountain Alpine Coaster!
out of 5
of 1 guest recommend
"Up the Creek provides all the comfort of a home away from home! My husband and I stayed at Up the Creek for our honeymoon. It was a private and romantic getaway in the mountains without being too far away. The cabin is more updated…"
Verified guest on 09/13/2021
"Up the Creek provides all the comfort of a home away from home! My husband and I stayed at Up the Creek for our honeymoon. It was a private and romantic getaway in the mountains without being too far away. The cabin is more updated than the pictures show which was a pleasant surprise when we arrived. We appreciated the smart TV in the living room and cable TVs in the king and Queen bed room. The WIFI was great since you do not get cell phone reception once you’re at the cabin.
Just know that this cabin is close to a main, high traffic l, road. We are from the city so traffic noise does not bother us but it is noticeable when you’re on one of the 3 decks."
Verified guest on 09/13/2021
"The cabin was perfect for my family. It was decorated for Christmas which made it feel like home. There was plenty of room for everyone to have their own space when needed. There were two decks and a screened in porch all over looking the river. The location was just right as well in that it was close to everything but far enough away to enjoy the peace and quiet. We will definitely be returning soon!"
"This cabin is in a great location. It is beside a running creek with great views, but also beside a busy highway. So there is road noise inside the cabin. However, any cabin beside water will be beside the highway in this area. The driveway is very steep. They do not provide firewood if you go when it’s cold. Hot tub was great!! Washer and dryer worked well. Decorations and cabin were very cute with comfortable beds. Overall a good place I would stay there again. The company responds quickly when needed. "
"Wonderful location. The beds were super comfortable! My only complaint is that the hot tub did not warm up until our last morning there 🙁"
"Up the Creek provides all the comfort of a home away from home! My husband and I stayed at Up the Creek cabin for our honeymoon. It was a private and romantic getaway in the mountains without being too far away. The cabin is more updated than the pictures show which was a pleasant surprise when we arrived. We appreciated the smart TV in the living room and cable TVs in the king and Queen bed room. The WIFI was great since you do not get cell phone reception once you’re at the cabin. Just know that this cabin is close to a main, high traffic l, road. We are from the city so traffic noise does not bother us but it is noticeable when you’re on one of the 3 decks."
"Up the creek was a great little cabin it had everything we needed for our stay and close enough to stores and attractions about a 5 minute drive"
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4+ bedroom cabins: No cancellation or change of cabin or dates within 6 months of stay.
1-3 bedroom cabins: No cancellation or change of cabin or dates within 3 months of stay.
CFY offers cancellation protection that allows you to cancel your reservation at any point prior to initial use of your key code on your arrival date. Please see details when checking out.
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!
We’ll give you a starter supply of:
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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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.
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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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