Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit

Chocolate Moose - Super Cozy - $120-$175/nt - No Fees - Pets Welcome

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview


Details
Property
cabin
Sleeps
5
Bedrooms
1
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
2 - 3 nights

About the property

Cabin, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-5)

Chocolate Moose is an INCREDIBLE custom-built one bedroom, one bath super-cozy log cabin ideally located between Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg at Smoky Mountains and only 2 miles off the main road (Hwy 441 or the Parkway) and just minutes from Dollywood, Dixie Stampede, Splash Country, Ober Gatlinburg, Ripley's Aquarium, many Factory Outlet Malls and many other outstanding attractions, restaurants, theaters & events. This cabin offers plenty of privacy on a private wooded lot with a paved driveway for easy access & parking, gas grill & charcoal grill, 2 covered decks, lots of rocking chairs and a porch swing, fireplace, hot tub, jetted whirlpool tub, separate combination tub/shower and fully equipped kitchen. This is the ULTIMATE in luxury and style. You will not be disappointed with this UNFORGETTABLE ROMANTIC GETAWAY.

There is a 42' widescreen TV w/ DVD/VCR Home Theater Sound System in the Great Room, Plasma TV w/ DVD Video Player,

CD player in the Bedroom, TV w/DVD/Video Cassette Recorder, Playstation II, Sega Dreamcast, Electronic Dart Board & Pool Table in loft game room enabling every family member to have their own personal space. All 3 TVs are on digital cable service making it convenient for each family member to choose their own entertainment. Free WIFI wireless service.

Come and enjoy a romantic getaway in this truly unique, custom built mountain home that is perfect for a couple or small family that comfortably sleeps 2 to 5, king size canopy log bed in master, log double size bed in loft game room and queen size sofa bed in living room. The kids (and adults) will be amazed at the abundant moose decor that gives this cabin all the coziness and warmth that you can imagine! You will want to come back again and again. And, bring your furry four-legged doggy friends as they will be safe on the decks. A metal gate has been added so you can have peace of mind in knowing that they can't wonder off and go bear-hunting while you are relaxing.

IF YOUR DESIRED DATES ARE UNAVAILABLE, I HAVE ANOTHER 1BED/1BATH CABIN

CALLED DUSTY'S TREEHOUSE SEE IT AT VRBO LISTING # 754962

To see Dusty's TreeHouse, click on www.vrbo.com/754962

IF YOU NEED A LARGER CABIN, I HAVE A 2 BED/2BA CABIN CALLED MYSTIC VIEW

SEE IT AT VRBO LISTING #601126 (Spectacular Views at Mystic View)

To see Mystic View, click on www.vrbo.com/601126

More Details

Owner
Geri McBride
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
February 19, 2017

About Geri McBride

As a child, I can remember all the good times that we had when my Daddy would take us to the Smokies every year. I always had the dream that one day I would love to own a log cabin there and I would make it a 'very special warm & cozy home-away-from-home' and that is what I have done with the Chocolate Moose. I have always loved animals and they have always been a big part of my life, so I also wanted to make a special place that guests could come with their favorite furry doggy friends like I do when I go there. My favorite traveling buddy is Dusty, pictured here, We LOVE going to our special 'home-away-from-home often and hope everyone enjoys it as much as we do.

Geri McBride purchased this cabin in 2007

Why Geri McBride chose Tennessee

Before I bought this cabin, I searched and searched for the perfect location and one with a yard and paved driveway and one that was close to the main 'drag'(Hwy 441) because so many that I looked at only had a small parking space just barely large enough to get a car off of the road (sometimes gravel road) and so many of them were hard to get to and too far out from all the activities. I was looking for one that was convenient to both Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge. The Chocolate Moose is located between Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg and only 2 miles off the main 'drag' (Hwy 441) where all the action is, but is semi-secluded and offers lots of privacy. It was exactly what I was looking for and with a name like 'CHOCOLATE MOOSE' how could I not fall in love with it at first sight. I have decorated it for the past years with moose, moose and more moose and think that it is just simply the 'cutest and coziest cabin' in the Smokys. I know you will love the Chocolate Moose and will not soon forget it after your visit.

What makes this cabin unique

The CHOCOLATE MOOSE offers an easy-to-get-to location between Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg and a wide paved drive with plenty of off-the-road parking and a private yard. It has a large PRIVATE deck off the bedroom with a hot tub, wrought iron table & chairs, gas grill. It also has a covered front porch with rocking chairs, porch swing and a breakfast table & chairs perfect for morning coffee & fresh mountain air before starting your day. It has a loft game room with pool table & electronic dart board, toys & games. There is a jetted whirlpool tub in the bedroom with a super king log canopy bed. The bathroom has 2 doors, 1 opening into the master bedroom and the other opens into the kitchen/living areas for maximum privacy. The bath has a shower/tub combination. With all the extras, coziness, luxuries and cute moose decor, I KNOW YOU WILL NOT BE DISAPPOINTED and will love it as much as Dusty and I do.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(88 traveler reviews)

5

A Great relaxing Birthday!!

  • 5 of 5

My wife booked us to stay for my birthday. We were suppose to arrive in the 7th but the area got hit with 8" of snow. If you have ever stayed at a cabin in this area then you know that with that much snow, you are not getting in!!! Geri was wonderful to work with!! As it happened she did not have the cabin booked at the end of our booking so she let us wait until the 9th to check in. The cabin was perfect for the two of us and our Cocker Spanials Speckles & Fancy!!! Everything you need is provided all the kitchen appliances worked well and the cabin was really cozy. We enjoyed just setting back the first 2 days and watching the snow melt. The cabin was well maintained and my wife loved the furnishings. Geri is a wonderful lady to work with and without a doubt wants to make your stay is memorable!! Thank You Geri!!! A side note to future renters ---Please keep in mind these homes are how many people make a living and support themselves. Please threat the property with the care and respect you would your on home!!! If you treat your home like crap, stay in a tent!!!

  • Submitted: Jan 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Exactly what we were looking for!

  • 5 of 5

Geri, the owner, was a pleasure to work with. We loved the cabin & all of the moose decorations. Was especially nice that the cabin was already decorated for Christmas as we were there over the holiday. Enjoyed the hot tub. So grateful to be able to bring our "furry babies" with us. Our kids 11 & 9 also very much enjoyed having their own space in the loft. Wasn't quite prepared for just how steep the drive up the mountain was going to be, but it just made it more adventurous! :) Easy access to either Pigeon Forge or Gatlinburg. Would definitely stay in this cabin again & hope to soon!

  • Submitted: Dec 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Close, yet removed

  • 5 of 5

Cabin is easy assess to Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge with quiet surroundings. Geri, the cabin owner, couldn't be easier or better to work with. Always quick to respond and polite. The cabin is decorated very cute and she allows well mannered dogs, which is a plus for us! This is second time we have stayed here and wouldn't work with anyone but this owner!

  • Submitted: Nov 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0
5

Hidden Gem

  • 5 of 5

A hidden gem! Loved the cabin, very clean and cozy. The upstairs area was fabulous to play games with my daughter. Headed back next fall.

  • Submitted: Nov 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Great vacation home!

  • 5 of 5

Chocolate Moose was a wonderful vacation cabin for the whole family, including the dog. Loved the loft area for the kids! Also loved relaxing in the jacuzzi! Geri was a delight to work with. She was quick to respond whenever we needed her. Would love to rent this or another cabin from her in the near future.

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

What's not to like about Chocolate Moose!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful weekend at Chocolate Moose! Geri is wonderful to work with when it comes to making reservations. She talked to me and treated me like a friend instead of a renter. The cabin is wonderful, the setting is private but yet you have neighbors. I enjoyed looking at all of the decorations in the cabin. Each time you look you see something that you overlooked before. Well stocked with movies and games. The only negative thing I have to say is we didn't have enough time there. Three nights was just not enough. Our poodles Cooper and Paisley enjoyed their weekend getaway also. We look forward to staying there again.

The Deels, Bobby, Pam, Cooper and Paisley

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Map

Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Ripley's Aquarium
Aquarium of the Smokies
Dollywood's Splash Country
The Old Mill Restaurant
Gatlinburg Sky Lift
Tanger Outlet Center
The Old Mill Restaurant
Clingmans Dome
Pancake Pantry
Dixie Stampede Dinner Attraction
Alamo Steakhouse & Saloon
Country Tonite Theatre
The Old Mill Pottery House Cafe and Grille
Memories Theatre

Photos

Rates & Availability

Rental rates

Convert Currency
Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Jan-Feb-Mar-Apr
Jan 1 2017 - Apr 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
$120
From
$135
Fri,Sat,Sun
$885
 
 
May-June-July
May 1 2017 - Jul 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$135
From
$160
Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,020
 
 
August & September
Aug 1 2017 - Sep 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
$120
From
$135
Fri,Sat,Sun
$885
 
 
October
Oct 1 2017 - Oct 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$155
From
$175
Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,145
 
 
Nov-Dec (not holidays)
Nov 1 2017 - Dec 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$130
From
$145
Fri,Sat,Sun
$955
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$120
From
$135
Fri,Sat,Sun
 

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 12.75%

Above rates are standard rates and not holiday and special event rates. Online quotes from VRBO/HomeAway are based on standard rates for each month...email owner for holiday & special events & minimum required nights.

FEWER NIGHTS THAN THE ABOVE POSTED REQUIRED MINIMUM NIGHTS STAY CAN BE RENTED IF THERE ARE ONLY LESS NIGHTS AVAILABLE, CONTACT OWNER FOR DETAILS.

Pet Deposits starting at $35 are one-time-non-refundable

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
Enter dates for accurate pricing
Available arrival
Available stay (no arrival)
Unavailable

Amenities

Sevierville Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Tub/Shower combination in bath, Bathroom has 2 doors, ones opens into the bedroom and the other opens into the kitchen/living area for maximum privacy ....jetted tub in bedroom
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5
  • King size bed (1) Custom-built Canopy King-Size Log Bed (Guests say it is the most comfortable bed ever!), Queen size Beds (1) Queen sofa sleeper in Living Room, Double Bed (1) Log full-size bed in Loft Area, All room have ceiling fans
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • VCR
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • jetted tub ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Fewer nights than stated minimum required nights on rate chart can be rented only if fewer nights are available on Availability Calendar EMAIL OWNER FOR HOLIDAY RATES, SPECIAL EVENTS RATES & MINIMUM NUMBER OF NIGHTS STAY DURING THIS PERIOD OF TIME

Partner Offers

Partner Offers

Find a rental car