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Log Cabin in East Tennessee For Rent By Owner

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,050 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property

- 2 bedrooms, 2 full baths, Sleeps 6

Log cabin is located in rural area. 8 miles from the University Of Tennessee, 20 miles from Pigeon Forge, 10 miles from Knoxville's airport. Real log cabin living near Knoxville, Pigeon Forge and the Smokey Mountains. Great for UT ball games, car shows, and area attractions. Being this close to Knoxville is rare. This cabin has all the amenities with hot tub, wood burning fireplace, washer and dryer located in a rural wooded setting. Cabin has a loft bedroom, master bedroom on the main level, pull out sleeper sofa. Satellite TV, high speed wireless internet, custom decor and more. We hope to see you soon.

Pet Policy:

15 lbs or less, non-shedding, and housebroken pets are considered. 1 pet per property. No cats. MUST be pre-approved by KT Cabins. A pet fee will be charged in these cases and must be approved prior to rental.

More Details

Property Manager
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 27, 2017

About Tina

Tina and Ken Gilreath own and rent these cabins. We had this two bedroom and a three bedroom built on a 4 acre property in 2006. We rent, own and manage these properties ourselves. We hope you check out our other properties in Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge and Knoxville. We value your business and hope you have a great experience while staying with us.

Tina purchased this cabin in 2006

Why Tina chose Knoxville

This cabin is very convenient to Knoxville, Pigeon Forge, Maryville and the University Of Tennessee.

What makes this cabin unique

Located in a wooded area but convenient to most anything you would want or need.


Downtown Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1050 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • River
  • Rural
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
  • 1 bedroom down stairs and 1 bedroom on second floor overlooking the den.
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Wood Deck
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Whirlpool
  • Whirlpool
  • jetted tub
  • churches
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • swimming
  • water skiing
This is a true log cabin. Small pets are considered for an additional fee. Please note we provide a set up of linens. You must bring extra or wash the available linens if you bring a large party for an extended stay.

Learn more about this vacation rental at the manager's website:


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(9 traveler reviews)

Log Cabin in East Tennessee For Rent By Owner
average rating of 4.888889 based on 9 reviews

Great place to stay in Knoxville

  • 5 of 5

Cabin fit 5 of us with plenty of room. 3 adults and 2 kids. Very clean and out of the city BUT very close to campus and an EASY drive to get there. Owners are GREAT. I emailed the owners that the coffee pit was not working and within an hour a new one was here. You can't ask for any better. Hot tub worked well and was very clean. If you are coming to Knoxville I highly recommend you stay in the Green Roof cabin.

  • Submitted: Apr 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great for a Weekend Getaway!

  • 4 of 5

We stayed in the cabin with another couple for a long weekend. The cabin has a nice location - it is in the country but close to downtown Knoxville. It is also well-maintained, clean, and cozy. The kitchen is pretty small but worked well for us to prepare breakfast each morning. There are two bedrooms but there is not a lot of privacy because the walls are very thin. We stayed in the bedroom on the main floor and we could hear everything the couple above us was doing (we discovered they could here us as well). Each bedroom has a bathroom close so that allowed us to have some privacy. We also discovered there was a mouse visiting the kitchen at night. This wasn't unexpected since we were staying in a cabin. It's good to know so you make sure to keep the food off the counters. Overall, we really enjoyed our stay in the cabin!

  • Submitted: Apr 5, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We value and take great concern in all our cabin reviews. Like most cabins the floors are T&G and do not insulate against noise very well. But that is a swap off for the rustic look. The mouse must be. A new visitor. We have an extimator who services our cabins but again as most cabins in the woods its almost impossible to prevent an ocasional critter from visiting. We will for sure attend to this visiting mouse.
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Portland, ME

A Luxurious Cabin with every convenience

  • 5 of 5

This place is perfect. The smell of fresh cut wood greets you on arrival. It looks like a modern log cabin, but it is fully outfitted, fully finished luxurious 2 bedroom home with everything about the stay easy, comfortable, and clean. The outdoor hot tub is a nice bonus feature. 10 minutes to the airport and downtown Knoxville, and 75 minutes to Smokey Mountain National Park. This place is a real pleasure and a real value.

  • Submitted: Oct 17, 2013
  • Stayed: Oct 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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Arlington, Tn


  • 5 of 5

Property was very nice, nestled in the woods, very quiet. Would definitely stay again

  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great ,lovely and cozy cabin!!

  • 5 of 5

I can not say enough good things about this lovely log cabin. Beautiful decorated,comfortable and cozy. We had a great time and we even brought our toy poodle along,she always comes with us on every vacation. The cabin is located close to everything and yet secluded and peaceful. I will rent it again without a second thought,in fact I cannot wait to be back.There is a Hydrofarm right next door to the cabin where you can pick fresh strawberries and different kinds of veggies. I will recommend it to all my family and friends.

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect Retreat

  • 5 of 5

I can't say enough good about this cabin and interaction with the owner, Tina. We stayed here six nights with a newborn we were adopting. It is such a nice cabin, well decorated and appointed and located only 8 miles from UT & Knoxville. Our situation was uncertain day-to-day as to how long we would need to stay and Tina was very kind and understanding to our needs. The cabin is located next to an organic farm where we picked blackberries and bought vegetables and baked goods from their store. I highly recommend this cabin to anyone needing a place to stay near Knoxville. The value is incredible compared to what you'd get with a hotel.

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2012
  • Stayed: Aug 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Car: necessary

Cabin 3226 is located closer to Knoxville Tennessee, 1 mile from access to the Tennessee River and a marina restaurant, Knoxville ZOO and 30 minutes to Great Smokey Mountain National Park.

11 miles from Chilhowee Park where several events are held to include the Honda Hoot, Corvette show and auction, TVA&I Fair and more.

Other Activities: Sit on the porch and spit, skinny dip in the hot tub.


Rates & Availability

Downtown Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Jun 1 2017 - Jul 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $70
Pet Fee $40
Refundable damage deposit $100

Discount for 5 nights or more
This is one of seven cabins that we own. We hope you will stay with us on your every trip to East Tennessee. All fees are included in our basic rate. Ask about rates for additional cabins we own. Ask about our 3,4 and 1 bedroom or see on the web at tncabins4rent.
2 night minimum 135.00 per night plus 100.00 deposit. 5 nights or more drops to 125.00 per night. Monthly

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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