Bedrooms: 3 | Bathrooms: 2 | Sleeps: 10
Imagine sitting on the front porch in a rocking chair surrounded by the soft rustling of the leaves and sunlight dancing through the lush forestry. When you stay in Around the Bend, you’ll live this Smoky Mountain dream.
Nestled among the pines of Covered Bridge Resort, Bearly Normal boasts 3 cozy bedrooms, arcade gaming, foosball, Xbox with games, and a spacious master suite with a large indoor jetted tub to help you relax after a long day of exploring downtown Pigeon Forge, under 4 miles from the Parkway and hundreds of attractions!
River Retreat is the ideal cabin rental for your next vacation. Located on Little Pigeon River, this cabin accommodates 10 guests and is just 6 miles from Dollywood and Dixie Stampede.
A Li’l Bit of Heaven
Beautiful interiors, gorgeous natural lighting throughout an open-concept floorplan, and breathtaking mountain views lend up to 10 guests a dreamy Smoky Mountain cabin experience in this lovely 2-bedroom +loft cabin in Pigeon Forge.
This 3-bedroom, 2-bathroom cabin has classic charm with modern amenities that up to 10 guests will love and enjoy, while only a few miles away from the fun and excitement of downtown Pigeon Forge attractions. Make memories in the Smoky Mountains with the whole gang, too, including everyone’s favorite member of the family in this pet-friendly cabin!
After relaxing on the front porch in the rocking chairs, come inside to find an inviting living room with plush sofa seating, a large flatscreen smart TV to stream all your favorite shows, and a fun gaming table with air hockey and table tennis to keep everyone entertained. Stocked with board games and a lovely 6-chair dining room table, spend evenings making cherished memories late into the night, laughing and playing after delicious homemade meals from the fully loaded kitchen. Additionally, guests are provided all the comforts of home while enjoying their mountain escape, such as a washer and dryer to clean sweaty clothes after a day in Foxfire Mountain and high-speed wireless internet to browse our blog for new adventure ideas and exciting events in Pigeon Forge!
“Laid-back” is a key trait of mountain living, and you will find all the rest and relaxation you need in Around the Bend. After rejuvenating nights of sleep in the comfort of 3 queen and 2 twin-size beds, start your day with a relaxing soak in the outdoor hot tub looking out to peaceful wooded views. Return to your cozy cottage from long days of riding the Alpine Mountain Coaster, shooting zombies in Outbreak: Dread the Undead, and shopping in downtown Pigeon Forge, to crawl into bed and relax with some late-night TV on the flatscreen smart TVs found in every bedroom before drifting off to sleep.
Convenience to Pigeon Forge, a flat, peaceful drive to the front door, fun amenities, and Smoky Mountain comforts await you and your next family getaway, girls’ weekend in the mountains, or multi-family vacation in this charming Pigeon Forge cabin, Around the Bend.
Gather around a warm fire in the evenings to play charades on the spacious rug, trade stories while sipping on local wine after free tastings at Mountain Valley Winery, and watch movies on the impressively large flatscreen smart TV mounted above the mantel of the gas fireplace. Sink into the leather recliners to rest well-deserving muscles after hiking in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and upload gorgeous pictures of Cades Cove to your social media using the cabin’s wireless internet. Challenge the kids to a couple games of air hockey before dinner, play a few rounds of table tennis, and peruse the board games on the shelf while staying plenty entertained during cabin downtime or rainy afternoons.
While this open-concept kitchen has a simplistic charm about it, it packs everything guests need to throw together a multi-course dinner that will have every guest impressed. Grab every tool, pot, and pan to begin cooking while others set out plates, bowls, and stemware to enjoy a nice meal without the waste of paper and plastic. With a full-size refrigerator, store leftovers from dinner and your favorite Pigeon Forge restaurants for an easily-reheated snack from the microwave when those midnight cravings creep in or as an afternoon snack between excursions. And there’s no need to fear cleaning up with the help of a double sink and convenient dishwasher. Before eventful afternoons filled with ziplining, whitewater rafting, or horseback riding, enjoy a good breakfast: fruit smoothies from the blender, warm, buttered English muffins from the toaster, or make it quick with a fresh cup of coffee from the convenient coffeemaker.
Settle into your seats around the elegant wood dining table for family dinners without the usual interruptions and distractions of home while bonding and making memories to last a lifetime in Around the Bend. With plenty of elbow room and space for up to 6 guests, the spacious dining room table is perfect for your favorite board games from home like Cranium and Catan. After a hearty pancake breakfast, spread your maps across the table to begin charting your hikes or marking your most desired stops in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park before embarking on your scenic trip amongst all the natural beauty.
Three cozy bedrooms will make you feel at home with their charming Smoky Mountain themed linens spread across comfy queen and twin-size beds. In the master suite on the entry level, unpack your clothes into the closet rather than rummaging through your suitcase every day and primp in front of the mirrored vanity before shopping for the perfect souvenirs in downtown Pigeon Forge.
Parents can enjoy some private TV viewing on their bedroom’s flatscreen while the kids watch their movie in the living room. On the second level, each bedroom houses 2 beds, flatscreen TVs, bedside tables and lamps to leave your smart devices to charge, and tranquil wooded views to wake up to each day through the windows. As an added comfort, all 3 bedroom doors are conveniently just a few steps away from full-size bathrooms.
The drive to Around the Bend will put your mind at ease as your trip to this dreamy mountain cottage and parking is flat and easily-navigated, making it a peaceful ride and convenient for motorcyclist and those towing a trailer with kayaks or bicycles. Enjoy glasses of ice-cold sweet tea while lounging in the front porch rocking chairs and watching the kids play with the dog for dreamy laid-back afternoons in the mountains.
Pick up some charcoal and cookout-style food from the nearby grocery stores to grill out before the big game airs on the large flatscreen in the living room. Revel in the quiet of your mostly private cabin while sitting on the back deck with your favorite book and coffee or a you soak in the bubbling waters of the outdoor hot tub in the evenings.
Scenic Helicopter Tours
An amazing experience for visitors to the Great Smoky Mountains, a tour in the sky lends unparalleled, once-in-a-lifetime views of the mountains, foothills, and river valleys. And with Scenic Helicopter Tours, rides are available for any budget or special occasion.
The Forbidden Caverns
The Forbidden Caverns are not only a breathtaking natural beauty below the surface, but also full of history and interesting tales! These budget-friendly tours are a great way to escape the summer heat and learn tons of cool historical and geological facts.
Fishing in the Smoky Mountains
Stocked to near-capacity year-round, the almost 3,000 miles of streams that crawl throughout the Great Smoky Mountains are home to one of the last natural trout habitats in the eastern United States and hundreds of species for some of the best fishing you can ever find!