When a log home in the mountain getaway is just what you crave, booking a stay in Parks Edge Lodge promises to check every box on the scenic vacation list. This property promises to provide stunning misty mountain views from just about every window thanks to its prime location along the boundary of Great Smoky Mountain National Park. Whether you’re one for taking time on the trails or you can’t wait to make the most of amazing views, Parks Edge Lodge is certainly a home away from home that can cater to you. The next time you’re in town, be sure that Parks Edge Lodge is your top choice for vacation rentals to call your own.
Exterior Features to Enjoy
Lush tree-filled surroundings can be enjoyed in the fresh air at any time for those who book a stay in parks Edge Lodge. While the log cabin façade is bound to thrill, there’s nothing more refreshing than waking up each day to mountain views that can be savored from the privacy of a rustic-chic and sprawling outdoor patio. Here, guests can sip the morning away with a hot cup of coffee in hand or make the most of an evening under the stars, enjoying their favorite red, white, or sparkling beverage. In fact, Parks Edge Lodge enjoys the addition of multiple decks as well as a screened-in porch for added comfort and convenience. While the many rocking chairs that adorn the decks are inviting, those excited to savor an alfresco meal will love the fact that full table furnishings are to be found here as well. If after a day of exploration and fun you could stand for some well-deserved relaxation, the fact this property has its own private hot tub is bound to please. If roasting marshmallows with your loved ones is top of mind, the outdoor fire pit is the place to gather during your stay.
Interior Amenities to Savor
Stepping into Parks Edge Lodge, guests will find a space built on rustic-chic appeal, natural light and a welcoming ambiance awaiting them. This 3-bedroom, 3-bath property is easily able to accommodate up to 12 guests at a time and showcases a spacious open concept design. Across the floorplan, large windows are included to both promote natural light flow and put a frame on a fantastic mountain view at all times. Lofted ceilings work to enhance the sense of living space available while hardwood floors bring the rustic-elegance to life with style. Wood paneled walls and ceilings give guests the cabin-escape feeling they crave while the amenities bring the modern convenience at every turn.
The living room in Parks Edge Lodge hosts a collection of two plush brown sofas topped with nature-themed throw pillows settled around a natural wood coffee table to match. The hand carved bear lamps found on the end tables are sure to charm guests while the large stone-framed fireplace incorporates the coziness everyone craves from a getaway experience. Just around the corner from the living room, guests can enjoy time in the spacious and fully equipped kitchen. From the natural wood cabinetry stocked with cookware to the collection of modern appliances, serving up a home-style meal during a stay promises to be easier than ever. When it’s time to dine, gather around the formal dining room table just adjacent to the kitchen or head outside and make the most of time on the wrap around deck.
For guests who can’t get enough of friendly competition and fun, the fact that this home hosts a game room is great! Here, visitors can make the most of time around the pool table, on one of two plush leather sofas or enjoying streaming their favorite movies and shows on the large flat-screen television mounted on the wall.
When it’s time to rest up for another day of mountain fun, each bedroom in this home promises to provide a great night’s sleep. In fact, every inviting sleeping space offers an en suite bathroom too as an added convenience. Between the king plush mattresses, nature-themed décor, and ample closet space, you’ll find its simple to settle into the style and comfort you’ve found.
Extras for Guests
Parks Edge Lodge sits only a mile from the Little Greenbrier Trailhead into Great Smoky Mountain National Park, but when you’re cozied up inside, there’s just as much in the way of additional luxuries, fun, and convenience. This property enjoys satellite internet service as well as a washer and dryer combo paired with central heating and air conditioning. Complete with two covered parking spaces and DirectTV options, you’ll find yourself feeling right at home in no time.
Book Your Stay Today
There’s no reason to wait when you’re ready to make the most of a Great Smoky Mountains Getaway. Reach out to Kaizen Rentals today to learn more about booking Parks Edge Lodge or one of our other inspired properties in the area. We can’t wait to welcome you here soon!
If you are looking for a memorable vacation in a rental that is hard to forget, you need somewhere that offers fine features and also a name that stands out. You can find all of the above when you book a stay at Tickled Trout Lodge, a spacious lodge located right in between Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge. Tickled Trout Lodge is the perfect place for up to 12 guests to stay on a Tennessee vacation. Take a look at what you visit to Tickled Trout Lodge can look like for you and your traveling partners:
Spacious Lodge Setting
You will immediately notice the draw to staying at Tickled Trout Lodge the moment you pull up to the property. The lodge itself is surrounded by plenty of grassy areas and forested terrain. You will not be hearing any loud traffic during your stay and instead be at peace. While there is plenty to marvel at outside the property, there is also just as much to enjoy inside too. The interior is exactly what you would picture a luxurious lodge setting to look like. The flooring, ceilings, and walls are all covered in natural wood paneling, creating an authentic cabin vibe. The vaulted ceiling also gives the lodge a sense of grandeur.
Guests will enter the property and find themselves walking into the spacious living room area. Comfortable leather seating can be found here to help you unwind. The gas fireplace will keep the room warm even during the coldest of winter nights. A flat screen TV can be found mounted on the wall in the corner that has access to your favorite channels and shows. The vaulted ceiling in the room also brings in plenty of natural lighting from the elevated window panes. Views of the not-so-distant mountains can be seen from here or better yet on the extended patio. Simply step outside and find yourself staring down the gorgeous terrain of the Smoky Mountains.
Once you are done marveling at the views, you can find a full kitchen just around the corner from the living area. This gourmet room features stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, and even a separate kitchen island that makes it easy to prepare a meal. The property offers all of the essential cooking supplies you need; you just need to pick up your ingredients from a local grocer or farmers’ market. Once your meal is ready to eat you and the family can sit down at the dining room table found in between the kitchen and living area. There is enough room for everyone to sit down and enjoy the meal together.
What also makes Tickled Trout Lodge stand apart from other properties is the additional rooms found in the home. a separate living room can also be found to help spread out the group. Take a look inside the game room where you can find all of your favorite board games and electronic games to play. There is something for everyone to love in this vacation lodge.
Bedrooms and Bathrooms
When it comes to space Tickled Trout Lodge does not disappoint. While this lodge features a comfortable three bedrooms, it uses it all the space to accommodate additional guests. Guests will find the bedrooms on the additional levels of Tickled Trout Lodge providing a sense of privacy from the common areas. The master suite is a secluded room that features a plush king size mattress, fine linens, and an en suite bathroom. Each bathroom is beautifully designed with natural stone tile and spacious granite countertops. The second bedroom features a plush queen size bed while the third bedroom is perfect for children with its bunk beds. A second bathroom is shared between the two bedrooms and a half bathroom can be accessed from the common areas down below. As mentioned, Tickled Trout Lodge can sleep more guests than just what the space in the bedrooms provide. A large loft can be found nearby the bedrooms that provides additional sleeping space along with comfortable furniture.
Since Tickled Trout Lodge can be found right in between Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge, you can find something fun to do within minutes each day of your stay. Whenever you are not exploring the town, you can find plenty to enjoy in the backyard of Tickled Trout Lodge. Relax around the fire pit as you cook up some s’mores. Soak it up in the hot tub as you relax from a day of hiking the area. Cornhole boards are ready for another friendly match. The views are second to none from the area giving you beautiful scenery to look out to. Tickled Trout Lodge is a highly desirable property and is quickly booked up. Reserve your time today for your upcoming stay in Gatlinburg!
Many visitors who come to explore Gatlinburg and the surrounding area often want to stay in a rustic cabin. It feels perfectly in place to spend a few days in a cabin in the woods, surrounded by nature. Our selection of vacation cabins is second to none and can help you enjoy this experience for yourself! One of our most popular rental options is Bare Bear Cabin, a lovely Gatlinburg cabin rental that is nearby all of the exciting activities and attractions. Take a look at what this riveting property can offer you during your stay:
Secluded and Cozy Gatlinburg Cabin Rental
Bare Bear Cabin is located approximately 20 minutes outside of downtown Gatlinburg. This also places this popular rental in a secluded wooded area that is perfect for spending time in the great outdoors. Visitors will fall in love with Bare Bear Cabin the second they pull up. Its rustic cabin appearance makes it seem like it has been a part of the area for years. There is plenty of wooded terrain surrounding the property, so you can enjoy plenty of privacy. The cabin’s ideal location, just a few miles off “the spur,” allows you to enjoy privacy but still have access to popular attractions.
Bare Bear Cabin is a cozy Gatlinburg cabin rental that offers one bedroom and one bathroom, allowing the property to comfortably sleep two or three adults at a single time. Plan a romantic getaway in the woods or a peaceful getaway with some quiet. Either way, you will find that Bare Bear Cabin’s size is nothing but perfect for those staying in Gatlinburg.
Fine Interior and Amenities
When you enter Bare Bear Cabin, you will find yourself in a cozy living room area that will help you unwind each day. Since Bare Bear Cabin is a rustic cabin, you will find that the flooring and wall paneling is all made of natural wood. The living area features plush furniture placed perfectly in front of a gas fireplace. Hanging above the fireplace is a flat-screen TV that can play a variety of shows; due to Bare Bear Cabin’s remote location, the internet service may be spotty at times. Rustic décor adorns the walls, making Bare Bear Cabin give off a classic look and feel.
The open floor plan of Bare Bear Cabin brings an intimate feel to the home. The kitchen can be found adjacent to the living area. You will find full-size appliances, including a refrigerator, dishwasher, and stove/oven combo, along with a microwave. The kitchen is equipped with essential cookware and a coffeemaker for your morning cup of joe. Check out the local grocer or market to find all the foodstuffs you need during your stay at Bare Bear Cabin. A natural wood dining room table with room for four is located between the living area and kitchen so you can sit down to enjoy your meal.
Bedroom and Bathroom
The rustic feel of Bare Bear Cabin continues on when you head back into the bedroom. Expect to find a plush mattress with soft linens waiting for you. Natural wood drawer space provides plenty of room for you to unpack your bags and finally relax. The home’s bathroom is located en suite within the bedroom for easy access. A heart-shaped tub is in the corner letting you relax as you rinse yourself off.
Bare Bear Cabin offers plenty of great views from the balcony of the property. In front of the entryway, you will find plenty of patio furniture where we highly recommend you enjoy your morning cup of coffee. Just around the corner on the balcony is the jetted hot tub that is always a guest favorite. Soak up the heat as you enjoy the cool crisp temperatures in the evening. This is the best way to experience true relaxation at Bare Bear Cabin.
Nearby Fun and Activities
Bare Bear Cabin is in a prime location just outside of Gatlinburg’s downtown district. A short 20-minute drive will take you to plenty of dining and shopping establishments. The Great Smoky Mountain National Park is another 25 minutes away, offering beautiful hiking trails and plenty of outdoor activities. Enjoy exciting times such as kayaking down the streams or exploring the trails by mountain bike. Fly fishing is always an ideal activity, and local guides can help you reel up your own trophy-sized catch. You can also head over to Dolly Parton’s Stampede in Pigeon Forge for another exciting attraction. If you want to see Gatlinburg the way it was meant to be seen, make sure to book Bare Bear Cabin. Contact us today!
When you are staying in Gatlinburg and the Smoky Mountains, you are probably looking for the rustic cabin experience. There is nothing more exciting than spending some time to relax in the woods. However, your lodging options do not have to take you back to the turn of the 18th century and instead should keep you comfortable with modern upgrades. Our Momma Bear Cabin is one of our favorite vacation properties as it offers everything expected of a cute cabin in the woods while also including fine amenities.
Momma Bear Cabin is the perfect lodging option for a small family or group of friends to escape to the mountains. This mountain cottage is located in between Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg just a few miles off “the spur,” the interconnecting road allowing for easy travel options. Your eyes will light up as you pull up to this rustic cabin. The front of the property is accented with vaulted windows and tall pine trees. The driveway features plenty of space for two or more vehicles to easily park. The property is surrounding by forest, letting you escape from the city hustle.
You will be delighted when you walk inside Momma Bear Cabin. This unique property features natural wood flooring, wall space, and ceilings. The natural wood interior helps provide a rustic ambience that is further enhanced by the cabin’s décor. Guests will find themselves in the living area as they walk inside Momma Bear Cabin. This room will be your headquarters for all things comfort. The plush sofa and loveseat are placed around the gas fireplace that is made of rustic brick. A large flat screen TV can be found mounted above the fireplace where you can use the property’s satellite dish to find your favorite programming. This cozy room is perfect during winter or summer to hang out whenever you’re ready to unwind from your day. A bathroom can also be found on the first floor just around the corner.
The dining area can be found on the other side of the fireplace complete with a natural wood dining room table, chairs, and bench. You can easily dine with four or more individuals at once in this spacious room that also has direct access to the back patio. Of course, you will need access to a kitchen to be able to cook up your own meal, and Momma Bear Cabin does provide one. The adjacent kitchen features all of the expected appliances of a full-size home including a stove/oven combo, fridge, dishwasher, and microwave. The home comes with all of the cooking utensils you need and even coffee for the coffee maker.
Bedrooms and Bathrooms
The second floor of Momma Bear Cabin features the two bedrooms. The master suite comes with a king size plush bed with fresh linens. The bathroom is shared between both rooms on the second floor and features a shower/tub combo. However, the master suite has a spacious soaking tub in the room so you can relax in the water before you head to bed. The second bedroom feature a queen size bed with fresh linens for extra comfort. The décor of both bedrooms continues the natural wood theme with the dressers and drawers.
Since Momma Bear Cabin is located on an incline, you will be overlooking the surrounding wilderness when you step out onto the back patio. This spacious patio deck features a variety of comfortable patio furniture. The patio wraps around to the front of the building for easy access from the front or back of the property. We recommend having your morning cup of coffee out on the patio where you can take in the beauty of nature surrounding you. Gatlinburg is known for some chilly nights and winters, so you will want to warm up; a hot tub can be found on the patio complete with hot water and jets to help your muscles relax. Now that is the perfect way you can unwind up here in the Smoky Mountains!
Smoky Mountains Rental Cabin Details
As you can see, Momma Bear Cabin has everything you need for a comfortable stay in an authentic Smoky Mountains rental cabin setting. The property is perfect for those traveling with four to six individuals. Momma Bear Cabin is just south of Mt. Le Conte with clear views of the peak. Guests can take advantage of their prime location on “the spur” and take a short drive to either Pigeon Forge or Gatlinburg. The Smoky Mountain National Park is approximately 24 minutes away where you can enjoy a variety of outdoor activities such as hiking, mountain biking, white water rafting, and so much more. Momma Bear Cabin is one of our most popular vacation properties, so do not hesitate on booking your stay!
You can experience a little gratitude once you see one of our most beautiful vacation rentals right in Gatlinburg. Gratitude Cabin is a full size, yet cozy Gatlinburg vacation cabin. Everything about the property, including its rustic décor, will be inviting the moment you lay eyes on the property.
Your Cozy Gatlinburg Vacation Cabin in the Woods
Gatlinburg is known for its great location in the beautiful Smoky Mountains and the various outdoor activities that come with it. You will feel like a local when you book a stay at Gratitude Cabin; this property is a favorite for many of our guests. It’s inviting appeal makes it welcoming as soon you walk up. Gratitude Cabin is an authentic cabin that is located just outside of town. Guests will arrive on an incline driveway with plenty of outdoor space surrounding you. Guests will notice the house itself is made with actual wood logs for a rustic feeling. The home sits on an incline, so you can peek down below at the forest ground from the safety of your window or patio.
Giant Home Interior
The second you walk into Gratitude Cabin you will notice just how much space this property has to offer. The entry way takes you right into the spacious living area complete with a plush sofa and loveseat. The black furnishings immediately draw your eyes in especially with the homes all-natural wood paneling on the walls and ceiling. Speaking of the walls, you will also immediately notice the vaulted ceiling in the living room. The second floor of the home has an overlook where individuals upstairs can still talk with anyone down below. The living room is complete with a stone fireplace that lets you cozy on up during the colder months of winter; a metal fireguard keeps all of the little ones safe from any sparks or flickers in the fire. Right above the fireplace is the large flat screen TV. You will have access to satellite programming, a rare commodity here in the wilderness! Stretch out your legs and enjoy this inviting living area.
The rest of the first floor at Gratitude Cabin is made up of the kitchenette and bedroom. The kitchenette is a quick and convenient spot to make a cup of coffee or a quick meal before you head out the door. The kitchenette features a black refrigerator and washing machine so you can easily store any leftovers and enjoy them at a later time. There are plenty of mugs, cooking utensils, and anything else you need to put together a bite to eat. The kitchen pantry offers tons of space for any ingredients you want to stock up for your stay. Sit down at the spacious dining room table located between the kitchenette and living area where you will have beautiful outdoor views from the window.
The first-floor master suite is where you can find a spacious room complete with plush bedding and linens. The natural wood theme continues into the bedroom and the quilt bedding. The closet lets you unpack all of your belongings so you can feel right at home. What will really win you over is the corner bath tub that is huge. Soak up the hot water, especially after an exciting winter outing in the area.
Bedrooms and Bathrooms
The remaining two bedrooms can be found up on the second floor. Gratitude Cabin comfortably sleeps up to 8 individuals. The upstairs rooms come complete with a bunk bed perfect for little children and a queen size bed allowing plenty of space to sleep on. Flat-screen TVs can be found inside each bedroom allowing everyone to unwind from their day. There is a total of three full-size bathrooms found in Gratitude Cabin. You can find a shower or bathtub inside each bathroom so more than one person can get ready for their day. Bathrooms are found on both levels, making it easier for everyone to have quick access.
The best part of the Gratitude Cabin can be found when you step out onto the spacious patio. You can access the patio from the living room where you will find plenty of outdoor seating. The wood railing lets you gaze out onto the wilderness floor safely. Walk around the corner of the patio to find a hot tub that is calling out your name during the winter. Plenty of people can fit in at once and enjoy the luxury features such as jets. The patio comes complete with a BBQ grill and outdoor fireplace so you can grill up the perfect steak.
There is no bad way to spend your time at Gratitude Cabin. If you still need more activities to enjoy, you will be a short drive away from Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg. Book this popular rental for the perfect stay in Gatlinburg!
2021 is starting to take shape and look a lot better than what 2020 had to offer. Get your summer season started this year with an exciting vacation getaway to Gatlinburg. The Smoky Mountains are the perfect destination for those looking to escape the everyday beat and find something exciting. Take a look at what to expect from a Gatlinburg Memorial Day weekend here:
Perfect Time to Travel
If you are like most, you have probably been stuck at home over the past year. The country was practicing social distancing and slowing down the spread of the virus. Fortunately, things are slowly returning to normal, allowing families to travel safely and enjoy some much-needed time off. Memorial Day Weekend is typically a busier time of year around Gatlinburg, ensuring you will find plenty of fun activities from which to choose.
Professionally Cleaned Vacation Rentals
You will be able to rest easy knowing that our selection of vacation cabins is professionally cleaned prior to your arrival. This allows us to make these properties as safe as possible for you and your family. No one wants to spend their much-delayed vacation getaway worrying about any contamination at your vacation rental. Our vacation cabins are also spacious, including several full-sized homes from which to choose.
Hotel rooms often just offer a single room with a bed or two and bathroom. There is no way a family can comfortably stay in a single room, let alone have enough room for extra amenities. Our properties are full-sized homes that offer plenty of space and amenities inside. You will find spacious living areas and a kitchen. Multiple bedrooms and bathrooms throughout the home allow your family plenty of privacy. We provide comfortable linens for each bed and the necessary toiletries in each restroom. Additional amenities found in most of our homes include complimentary Wi-Fi, flat screen TVs in the living area, cookware for the kitchen, full size appliances, AC/heating, and more. The rentals offer a rustic cabin feel that is perfect for the area. Do not pass up on the chance to stay in these rentals that provide much more than your standard lodging!
Summer Time Fun
Everyone knows that Memorial Day Weekend is the start to a much-needed summer season. It has been a cold winter this year, so be sure to come warm up with us in May. The Smoky Mountains experience all four seasons of the year, and you can expect warm but not hot weather when you visit for Memorial Day. Average daily temps are usually in the high 70s with nightly lows in the 50s. This means you can relax with a light jacket and even shorts during your stay. This weather also means that all of the fun activities of summer will be ready for you.
Gatlinburg Memorial Day Activities
You will have all of Gatlinburg and the surrounding area open for you to explore this Memorial Day Weekend. Enjoy your days exploring the outdoor playground of the Smoky Mountains. Little Pigeon River is a few miles away and offers incredible rafting experiences. The Smoky Mountains National Park offers nearly endless opportunities for fun. Head up Clingmans Dome for a short hike that takes you to the top of the mountains. The park also provides over 2,000 miles of streams where you can jump in the water and cool off after a long hike.
Downtown Gatlinburg is also a great place to explore. Go window shopping as you walk by all of the unique restaurants and boutiques that are open. Many of the local restaurants continue to offer dine-in and take-out services, letting you pick which dining option you are most comfortable with. Once you have seen everything downtown, make sure you head over to SkyLift Park and the famous SkyLift gondola. You will see a whole new view of Gatlinburg and the Smoky Mountains. Adults will love stopping by the local distilleries and wineries that produce hand-crafted spirits and wines. There is no end to the fun you can have here with us in Gatlinburg!
Book Today for Memorial Day
There has never been a better time to start planning for your Gatlinburg Memorial Day vacation. Our rental properties will keep you comfortable throughout your stay and keep you close to all of the exciting activities in the Smoky Mountains. Book today before they’re all reserved for Memorial Day!