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"El Castillo" with Private Heated Swimming Pool

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(7 traveler reviews)

Overview

Property Details

Updated: Aug 21, 2016
Cabin, 5 Bedrooms + Loft, 5 Baths, (Sleeps 10-14)

Exclusive and spacious mountain retreat with 5 master suites plus a loft and its own private HEATED swimming pool. NO OTHER HOME LIKE THIS ONE IN THE AREA! It is a top-of-the-line, custom-built, log home with mammoth hand pealed Canadian logs throughout. It is beautifully decorated and comes with all amenities, including a private HEATED swimming pool. Travertine marble in all baths and showers and granite and stainless steel appliances in kitchen.

The home has 3 king beds, 2 queen and 2 futons in the loft. Each room has it's own private bath. The master bedroom has a Jacuzzi tub and shower. There are 2 fireplaces, a game room, and plenty of room to relax inside and outside of the home. The home comes with a fully-equipped kitchen, 3 flat screen satellite TV's, VCR/DVD, private HEATED swimming pool, game room, gas grill, Jacuzzi tub for 6, outside wood burning fireplace, BBQ, 2 fireplaces, washer and dryer... etc. etc.

We are centrally located off light 10, right at the entrance of the Great Smoky Mountains and Gatlinburg. This 3-level home with wrap-around balcony is nestled in the tranquility and privacy of a forested 2 acre lot and the beauty of spectacular mountain views. Located just minutes from the Parkway, Dollywood, area attractions including miniature golf, bumper cars, mini race cars, kiddy rides, white water rafting, tubbing, ATV trails, horse back riding, Ripley attractions, Wonder Works, haunted houses, skiing & Ober at Gatlinburg, hiking and trails at the Great Smoky Mountain National Park, GREAT outlet malls, dinner shows and entertainment, caves, gem mines... The list goes on and on!!!!

Keywords: cabin, swimming pool, secluded, chalet, log home

More Details
  • Sleeps 14
  • 5 Bedrooms
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Linens provided
  • Bookable online

Recent Review

About the Owner

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Speaks: english, spanish

Guestbook comments from the owner

Had the most wonderful family vacation ever. Home is amazing. Location is great!! Hope to visit again soon.
Jun 2012
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7 Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(7 traveler reviews)
5

Gorgeous View, Gorgeous Home, Beautiful Vacation

  • 5 of 5

We had the best experience renting this beautiful cabin. The homeowner is as sweet as they come, and always available for any questions. The property offers the most gorgeous view of the mountains, and the cabin itself is very, very clean and comfortable! Even though the pool was closed since it is considered the "winter season" now, we were able to roast marshmallows in a fire we made and top the night off with a nice glass of wine in the hot tub. The cabin is very spacious, lots of privacy to the bedrooms each having their own bathroom. There is a game room on the 1st level and a fun loft on the 3rd. We had such a great experience, that we plan to try and re-book this property next fall.

  • Submitted: Oct 27, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful vacation house for family vacation

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful setting, the house has a wraparound deck, great place to sit and enjoy the views. The house was accommodating for large groups with each bedroom having there own private bathroom. The pool was an added bonus and the kids loved to jump in after a day of hiking to cool off. Hot tub in the evenings was a great way to end the day along with the fire pit. The owner was great to work with and responded to all our needs. I would highly recommend this house, very private yet close to the park and gatlinburg . The driveway is very steep although we had no problems. Wi-if is very slow, this is vacation so it was nice to put the phones and iPads away. One thing to mention is bring extra dish towels and sharp knives for cutting veggies. Kitchen was well stocked. Enjoy, our vacation ended way to soon.

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Macomb, IL, USA
5

Wonderful house and location

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time at El Castillo. The beautiful log home's awesome wooded location, overlooking a quiet valley, is both scenic and tranquil. Our family and guests enjoyed the mountain views, comfortable bedrooms with private bathrooms, hot tub and pool. The decks on all levels were most inviting. The owner was very accommodating which made our stay that much more pleasant. We spent a day in nearby Gatlinburg and rode the tram and chairlifts for great views of the Smoky Mountains. Our week was over way too soon.

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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North Alabama
5

Amazing!!

  • 5 of 5

This cabin is absolutely amazing! We took the whole family and had plenty room for everyone. The 2 year old all the way up to grandma had a blast. Secluded and private. Less than 10 minutes from the strip. Can't type enough on my iPhone to describe how great this place is!

  • Submitted: Jan 28, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Saranac Michigan
5

Fantastic Vacation Home!

  • 5 of 5

This place was so perfect, it is hard to imagine. The pictures do not do it justice, it is totally spectacular, the rooms are all large even the kitchen and dining room. The pool was perfectly heated and the hot tub was great! It was only 5 miles from Gatlinburg from the main strip and just on the edge of Pigeon forge, a perfect location. I was concerned about the lack of reviews but was pleasantly surprised, so don't let that concern you!!!!!! This place is the BEST EVER! Arlene and Jean were a pleasure to work with, Thank you!

  • Submitted: Dec 2, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

THE BEST PLACE TO STAY WHILE ON VACATION!!!!!!!!!!

  • 5 of 5

Its the best place to stay while on vacation. Its very beautiful. Pictures do not do this place justice. Its the prefect place if you are vacationing with kids or ageing parents. We had both and it was accommodating for all. We were here for a week and spent most of our time at the cabin just enjoying the surrounding and spending time as a family. We will be returning to the Great Smoky Mountains for future vacations and will be requesting this cabin for every trip. It is well worth the money and plus some. And thank you Mrs. Arlene for the great communication and interaction with everything. I HIGHLY RECOMMEND THIS PLACE FOR YOUR VACATION!! A++

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Availability

Rental rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Christmas
Dec 17 2016 - Dec 26 2016
5 night minimum stay
$600
 
 
New Years
Dec 27 2016 - Jan 6 2017
5 night minimum stay
$600
 
 
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
$500
$3,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Total amount
Updated: Aug 21, 2016
12
Available arrival
12
Available stay (no arrival)
12
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Amenities

Property Type

  • cabin

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Linens Provided
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace

Kitchen

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • VCR

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool
  • jetted tub

Suitability

  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Location Type

  • Mountain View

Attractions

  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • live theater
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo

Leisure Activities

  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1
  • Bathroom 2
  • Bathroom 3
  • Bathroom 4
  • Bathroom 5

Bedrooms

  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 1
  • Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 3
  • Bedroom 4
  • Bedroom 5
  • Loft
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill

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