The Bears Den - Romantic Retreat or Great Family Getaway

The Bears Den - Romantic Retreat or Great Family Getaway


Property Details

Updated: Oct 2, 2014
Cabin, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-4)

On your next visit to the Smoky Mountains, enjoy yourself as never before, by renting your very own log cabin in a scenic setting. The Bears Den has everything to make your trip complete. After a day full of activities in the Pigeon Forge area, return 'home' and relax in the hot tub, while enjoying the view from the spacious, screened porch.

The Bears Den is as suitable for families as it is couples. You will love it here and want to return. Our cabin is easily accessible, as there is one low step onto the front porch. There are NO STAIRS.

Keywords: Cabin

  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Wheelchair access
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

Recent Review

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The Bears Den - Romantic Retreat or Great Family Getaway
(985) 502-0264
Pigeon Forge Tennessee
Pearland, TX

Awesome Home

  • 5 of 5
My husband, daughter and I spent a week here in March 2008. It was our 10th anniversary & Spring Break. This was our first "real" vacation and it was great! The home was wonderful and had everything we could have imagined. The location was perfect, away from everything but close enough to enjoy all the sights. We wanted snow soo bad and one day we drove into the mountains and played in the snow. The trip was a dream come true and when we come back we would definitely stay here. Thank you for loaning out your amazing home. Well worth the 14 hour drive from Texas.
  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2008
  • Stayed: Mar 2008
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thank you Misti for the wonderful compliments regarding The Bears Den. We are greatly satisfied to learn The Bears Den provided you with the kind of quality experience we seek to provide to our guests. We want all our future guests to leave with the feeling you did, and we hope you return soon. Thanks again!! Bill
The Bears Den - Romantic Retreat or Great Family Getaway
(985) 502-0264
Pigeon Forge Tennessee

excellent cabin and excellent owners great vac thank you

  • 5 of 5
the time I eanty the drive way the cabin look great on the outside. then I ender the inside take about great. the inside is excellent. the whole cabin was done great the owners are so great. they go out of there way for you. they help you out if you need help I recommend this cabin. and to the owners thank you thank you and god bless
  • Submitted: Sep 23, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, People with Disabilities, Romantic Getaway
The Bears Den - Romantic Retreat or Great Family Getaway
(985) 502-0264
Pigeon Forge Tennessee
Heber springs

Beautiful cabin, wonderful owners !

  • 5 of 5
My husband and I spent our honeymoon there. It was very beautiful and peaceful. We enjoyed it soo much. And plan on coming back with my 9 year old daughter. It was private, but close to everything. We loved it
The owners were wonderful and we had great communication! I have recommended it to all my friends!
Thank you for our beautiful honeymoon!
Kimberley and Kenneth Martin
  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, People with Disabilities, Romantic Getaway
The Bears Den - Romantic Retreat or Great Family Getaway
(985) 502-0264
Pigeon Forge Tennessee

Ahhhhh what more can I say!

  • 5 of 5
First I want to thank the owners. When we called to book there was someone else looking at the same dates, the owner contacted the other person to see if they would be willing to change their dates and they said "YES" (thank you very very much to that person) as it was our 40th anniversary. And thank you very much to Jeannie and Bill for making it possible. The cabin was awesome it had everything we could need, we brought our own food, and cooked a lot there. Everything was clean and very very comfortable. If we ever get to come back we hope we can rent this cabin again.
  • Submitted: Sep 9, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
The Bears Den - Romantic Retreat or Great Family Getaway
(985) 502-0264
Pigeon Forge Tennessee

Fantastic cabin, very cozy!!!!

  • 5 of 5
We had the best experience at the bears den. We have stayed in several cabins in the smokies and this one by far was our favorite. Great location, secluded, private and very cozy. We celebrated our 18th Anniversary and had a wonderful time. Thank you Jeannie for sharing your beautiful cabin with us. We are looking forward to coming back real soon, we really enjoyed our stay. Thanks again Sean and Tonya.
  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for the nice review! I am happy to know that you enjoyed your stay and would like to return to The Bears Den again!
The Bears Den - Romantic Retreat or Great Family Getaway
(985) 502-0264
Pigeon Forge Tennessee
Frederick, Maryland

Could Not Have Had A Better Experience!

  • 5 of 5
Upon driving up Misty Lane, my wife and I had some ideas of what we were going to see when we arrived at The Bears Den, based upon the pictures, descriptions and reviews that we read online. When we pulled into the driveway, it was as if we had pulled into our home away from home! The tin roof, the well maintained exterior and the front porch complete with rocking chairs and porch swing made me glad I brought my guitar! When we opened the front door, we were flabbergasted with the decor and how it perfectly matched the overriding theme of our trip. Our expectations were immediately exceeded by the bear on the fireplace, the leather couches, the cedar walls and the oversized tub that our daughter loved. Upon further inspection, the place just felt like....home! All the amenities from home are there, from a fully stocked kitchen with sugar, spice, coffee and cutleries, etc, air conditioning, a fireplace, cable TV and even WI-FI. There is a washer and drier unit and a dishwasher, so you truly can pack light if you choose to, as well as a myriad of shampoos and body washes for the bath or shower, as this cabin has a stand up shower as well. The enclosed porch with the hot tub is a very nice and welcomed space, as you can grill out and have the family out in the hot tub, or enjoying a game of air hockey, or just sitting idly at the outdoor table, engaging in conversation. The weather was magnificent the entire week we were there, but if it should be a particularly poor day and you don't want to go out, (you should, rain makes the smoky mountains really 'smoke'!) the owners have stocked the place with board games, cards, a DVD player with some select movies, and XBOX with some select games or the family can spend some quality time on the front porch with the beautiful Tennessee landscape surrounding you! If you are 'on the fence' about this cabin, jump over. The pictures don't give an accurate representation of how perfect this place is. Our daughter, at four years old, didn't want to leave, and my wife and I truly didn't either! YES, we would go back in a minute, and YES, we plan to.

The owners couldn't have been more helpful, and they leave a detailed manual on the table to act as your Bears Den "Guide". To Bill and Jeannie, it is obvious you care about this place, as there's a feeling of 'welcome' from curb appeal and the expense and time you've taken to make it such a great retreat. Thank you both for treating us! Best. Vacation. Ever!
  • Submitted: May 11, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for the wonderful review! We are so glad that you had a memorable experience at The Bears Den and want to return!


Activity and Interests

Car: necessary

Ice Skating, Dollywood, Dolly's Splash Country, Harrah's Cherokee Casino (one hour), Great Smoky National Park (30 minutes)


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Updated: Oct 2, 2014

Rental rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Nov 1 2014 - Feb 28 2015
3 night minimum stay
Mar 1 2015 - Apr 30 2015
3 night minimum stay
May 1 2015 - Sep 30 2015
3 night minimum stay
Oct 1 2015 - Oct 31 2015
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

  • Tax Rate 12.75%

Holidays rates are higher

Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


Property Type

  • cabin


  • Family
  • Romantic


  • Fireplace
  • Sofa Bed
  • Internet
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Laundry Soap
  • Paper Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Basic Soaps
  • Toilet Paper
  • Heating
  • Towels Provided
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Telephone
  • Air Conditioning
  • Wireless Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Freezer
  • Blender
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Pantry Items
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Kitchen
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Ice Maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave


  • Dining Area


  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Television
  • Games
  • DVD Player
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Air Hockey
  • Pool Table
  • CD Player
  • Video Library ...
  • Stereo
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Ping Pong Table

Pool / Spa

  • jetted tub
  • Hot Tub
  • Jacuzzi
  • Indoor Hot Tub


  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair accessible ...
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome ...

Location Type

  • Mountain


  • live theater
  • churches
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • theme parks
  • restaurants
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • forests
  • library
  • zoo

Leisure Activities

  • gambling casinos
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • wildlife viewing
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • walking
  • antiquing
  • horseback riding
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • scenic drives

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • fitness center

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • swimming
  • whitewater rafting
  • fly fishing
  • skiing
  • rock climbing
  • hiking
  • spelunking
  • rafting
  • freshwater fishing
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • water tubing
  • cycling
  • mountain biking
  • fishing

Floor Area

  • 750 sq. ft.


  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1


  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1
  • Convertible bed(s)
  • King size beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)


  • Outdoor Grill
  • Deck / Patio
  • Wood Deck
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Barbecue


  • Guests provide their own meals

Learn more about this vacation rental at the owner's website


  • Comfortable King Size Bed, Central Air and Heat, DVD&CD Player, Two-person Jacuzzi in Bathroom, No Pets, Easy access, Luggage Racks
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