Booking a cabin in a resort has lots of benefits, mostly added amenities such as pools, golf courses and tennis courts that are shared with the community. In addition to great amenities in your cabin – game rooms, theater rooms, hot tubs and even swimming pools – there are even more nearby that make for fun memories and keep everyone entertained.

Alpine Mountain Village

Alpine Mountain Village in Pigeon Forge, TN

At Alpine Mountain Village, two community pools, walking trails, picnic areas for large groups, a playground and even a chapel can be enjoyed during your stay.

Some cabins at Alpine Mountain Village:

Cold Creek Camp

You won’t be roughing it at Cold Creek Camp. Step inside from the covered porch to take in the soaring ceilings and tall stone gas fireplace. Kick up your feet and read a book on a chilly afternoon. Grab your favorite snacks and head down to the game room, where you can play pool or a few hands of poker. Press play on the movies you love over in the home theater, complete with a 70″ Smart TV.

If the great outdoors is more your style, unwind out on the porch swing. Or take advantage of all the amenities at the resort. Back at the cabin, slip into the hot tub and let the last of your worries melt away. A sleek and modern kitchen might inspire you to whip up a gourmet meal on a cozy evening in. If you decide to leave the cabin, it’s only a mile to town on paved, easy to drive roads.

Amazing Journey

This 5-bedroom Pigeon Forge log cabin is one mile from the center of the action, shopping, and entertainment in Pigeon Forge. Dollywood, The Cal Ripken Experience, The Island and more are just down the road. Enter the cabin from level parking across the covered porch and into the spacious, vaulted, main living area. Stone fireplaces, LED TV’s, and a custom kitchen with dining area are all open concept. Downstairs a large game room with pool table also includes a theater area with reclining theater style seating. Comfortably decorated bedrooms, log beds, and LED TV’s add some mountain luxuries.

Hidden Springs Resort

The indoor pool at Hidden Springs Resort

Hidden Springs Resort offers a year-round indoor pool. Cabins here are sprinkled throughout the Great Smoky Mountains. The cabins blend modern amenities with a relaxing, rustic décor to create perfect getaways for all. Each cabin features fully equipped kitchens, Jacuzzi’s, outdoor hot tubs, sizzling fireplaces, pool tables, outdoor grills and more. The location is close to both Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge.  These resort cabins are the closest you can get to Dollywood!

Poolside Lodge is a spacious 6-bedroom cabin with plenty of space to spread out. Step inside and head up to the second floor where the game room boasts large windows to let in plenty of sunshine. A pool table and arcade game offer hours of fun for kids and adults alike. Cool off with a dip in the resort’s year-round indoor pool only about 100 yards from the front door. Whipping up a tasty supper for a crowd is a joy in the modern, fully equipped kitchen and outdoor gas grill. Wind down at the end of the day with a soak in the steamy hot tub or in the king master suite’s private jacuzzi tub. Located on easy access roads, 1 mile from Dollywood and a few minutes from the Pigeon Forge Parkway.

Bear O’Clock Somewhere

Large windows in the living room let in plenty of sunshine and light. A stone electric fireplace brings ambience to even the chilliest winter days. Downstairs, hours of fun await in the game room with two multigame arcades and a pool table. Evenings are made for relaxing here. Grab your favorite beverage and some snacks to head out to the deck. Take in the treed views while relaxing in the rocking chairs. Soak your worries away in the steamy hot tub. Inside, drift off to sleep in one of 5 comfy bedrooms. In the morning, grab your swimsuit and hit the community’s indoor pool only a short distance away. When you want to hit the town, it’s a short drive on easy to drive roads to Dollywood or Pigeon Forge.

Douglas Lake Resort

Douglas Lake at Sunrise

Douglas Lake Resort offers boat parking for guests, marinas and plenty of lake views.  Located further from all the action of town, a quieter mountain experience awaits at Douglas Lake Resort.  For all the incredible cabins we offer out on the lake, see our post about Douglas Lake cabins.

Cabins in Cobbly Nob

Golf Course at Cobbly Nob

Cobbly Nob (Bent Creek Golf Course)

The resort boasts a community pool and golf course for a relaxing day nearby. The community is only a few short miles to Gatlinburg or the national park.  Just down the road from Downtown Gatlinburg, you’ll be only minutes away from all the fun.

Heaven’s Hill

From level parking, step up on the covered porch. Take in the fresh mountain air before heading inside. Turn on the electric fireplace for some ambiance while you curl up and watch a movie in the living room. Whip up a few snacks in the modern kitchen then to head to the game room. Compete for the cabin title of billiards champ and sip a favorite drink from the wet bar. Unwind after with a soak in the steamy hot tub on the covered porch. Savor a family dinner together out on the deck. A restful sleep awaits in one of 3 cozy bedrooms. In the morning, take in the incredible mountain view from the upper deck.

Shagbark Resort Cabins

shagbark resort pool in Pigeon Forge, TN

Shagbark Resort community in Wears valley is off of Highway 321, located 7 miles from Pigeon Forge. It’s a gated community with spaciously placed cabins that share resort amenities such as a pool and tennis courts, as well as stunning views of the surrounding mountains, and park-like, wooded views for the more secluded cabins. In the area are streams and scenic walks, and the terrain is fairly steep, offering a true mountain feel.

Wears Valley is nicknamed “Jewel of the Smokies.” Situated between Townsend and Pigeon Forge on the northern side of the Smoky Mountains, Wears Valley is where you’ll find mom-and-pop shops and quirky boutiques and restaurants. While the town isn’t an official entrance to the Smokies, it’s commonly known by insiders as being the “secret entrance” because it’s less crowded. Wears Valley is brimming with scenic drives, tranquil views, and the kind of friendly faces that make this town so special.

Shagbark consists of 1300 acres divided into 800 lots. It’s very close to Walden’s Creek area, which has a great riding stables and vast areas of riding and hiking trails. Shagbark is a gated community, for the security-conscious, and you’ll need access to get in. In winter, some cabins may require a 4-wheel drive vehicle to access, so check with our reservation staff beforehand.

Don’t Blink

This 4,600 sq ft 5-bedroom log cabin offers spectacular views. Watch the sun rise over Mt. LeConte from either of the 2 spanning decks or the covered outdoor dining area with outdoor fireplace This grand cabin in the smokies includes a living room with a 60 ft tall cathedral ceiling, leather and log furnishings, a 55″ LED TV with HDTV programming, and a stack stone gas fireplace. The memory making continues with log pool table, Xbox, Golden Tee Golf, arcade video console with 48 games and foosball. Right next door, catch a movie in the THX home theater room or kick back in the 2nd living room with separate kitchen. The cabin boasts four king log master suites with jetted tubs, LCD TV’s, and DVD players.

Chalet Village in Gatlinburg

owners club at chalet village in gatlinburg tn

Chalet Village is a family and pet friendly Gatlinburg cabin destination that also specializes in Gatlinburg honeymoon cabins. Visitors staying in Chalet Village have free access to three club houses, all have outdoor pools and two offer tennis courts also. There is no fee to use the Club Houses.

Splash Mountain Lodge

This incredible Gatlinburg indoor pool cabin includes 4 king master suites, each with its own attached bath. A queen over queen custom log bunk bed offers space for extra guests and makes room for up to 12.

Large picture windows look from the game room with pool table, multi-arcade, and foosball into the heated indoor swimming pool room right in your own cabin! Heat up outside in the bubbling hot tub, then cool off in the saltwater swimming pool. Just a block away are the sunny community pool and tennis courts. When you’re ready for some quiet time, just snuggle up in the home theater room with stepped seating and 8 ft screen.

Up The Creek

This stream-front cabin is located immediately off Ski Mountain Road in Gatlinburg’s famous Chalet Village community and is just a short drive away from downtown, and just up the road from Ober Gatlinburg and the community pool at the Owner’s Club.

Enter the cabin from the yard with firepit and seating into the large great room with wood burning stone fireplace. The great room opens to a fully equipped kitchen with granite countertops, a dining area for 6 and an attached screened porch for comfortable outdoor seating. Four bedrooms and three baths, including a kids’ bunk room sleep up to 10 guests on 2 levels of mountain living. Downstairs kids young and old can enjoy the theater room with movie chairs and the large game room with pool table, minibar, and multi-game arcade. Outside a covered hot tub is perfect for enjoying the sounds of the creek.

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Black Bears and Biscuits Lodge - A Cabin in Wears Valley

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