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Tennessee's Finest Smoky Mountain Vacation Rental Getaway!

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Space 2,400 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

5 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 12

Our beautiful white cedar cabin is perched over the rolling hills of Townsend, Tennessee, offering an unmatched view of the Smoky Mountains. This Smoky Mountain getaway is perfect for sharing with friends and family alike for a wonderful, relaxing time away from the daily grind.

With proximity to the unique shopping and attractions offered in historic Gatlinburg (just 24 miles), as well as the big-city allure of Knoxville (just 30 miles), this is truly the perfect location to experience the best of it all.

If your goal is to get away from all the hustle and bustle, without straying too far from modern comforts, our cozy cabin is absolutely ideal.

* Pet Friendly: With advance permission only.

* Handicapped Accessible (may have limitations): Rear entrance ramp and upstairs master suite suitable for person with wheelchair or walker. Both levels are accessible from the ground.

* Wheelchair Accessible (may have limitations): Rear entrance ramp and upstairs master suite suitable for person with wheelchair or walker.

* Kid Friendly: Inquire for minimum age/supervisory requirements.

* Minimum Age Limit for Renters: Inquire for minimum age/supervisory requirements.

* Smoking Not Allowed: No smoking allowed inside the residence. $300 penalty and forfeiture of deposit for violations.

More Details

Owner
Suzette Gramm
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english, french
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
February 21, 2018

About Suzette Gramm

Barry is a retired pilot. He flew F15's in the USAF and then for Fed Ex. Suzette is a nurse and is managing an Orthopedic practice and surgery centers. We have 3 sons, 3 grandsons, and a granddaughter due in November 2015. We live in Florida, but we have some wonderful friends / caretakers that keep the cabin in tip top shape.

Suzette Gramm purchased this cabin in 2009

Why Suzette Gramm chose Townsend

The house was owned by Suzette's sister who did many wonderful upgrades and initial decor of the cabin. We enjoyed many family vacations in the cabin and when my sister wanted to sell the cabin we purchased it to keep it in the family.

What makes this cabin unique

The view from the deck is unsurpassed in the area and the deck is the perfect place to enjoy a cup of coffee or glass of wine. Having lived in Florida so long, we really enjoy that we can enjoy all 4 seasons at the cabin. Townsend is on the "quiet side" of the mountain yet close enough to Knoxville, Gatlinburg, and Pigeon Forge to enjoy the "touristy" stuff and then come back to the cabin for relaxation and family time.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thank you for the opportunity to rent your Townsend cabin on Nov. 7-9. I tried to do the review on the website but couldn't get it to scroll down. We would definitely rate our stay 5 stars. Our family of 11 loved the cabin. While we have always loved Townsend they always preferred to stay in Gatlinburg. When we were leaving they said they voted to make this place our annual birthday retreat. We hope we left everything in top shape.
Nov 2014
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Amenities

Townsend Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Min. age of primary renter: 18
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
  • If pet is approved guest must clean up yard waste or 20% of deposit will be withheld.
  • Wash a load of towels before departure and load dishwasher.
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Mountain View ...
  • River
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Ducted Cooling
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Area
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Mini Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Full 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub , Master Bedroom
    Full 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Main Floor
    Full 3 - toilet , shower , Game Room Floor
  • All bathrooms have double sinks.
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 1 baby crib , Main Floor Master
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Main Floor
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Main Floor
    Bedroom 4 - 1 king , Game Room Floor
    Bedroom 5 - 1 king , Game Room Floor
    Sleeper sofa - 1 queen , 2 sleep sofa /futon , 2 Large Sofas
  • Both floors have ground access due to the sloping lot. * King Bed (3): 3 King beds with linens and beautiful quilts (one in master suite). * Queen Bed: 1 Queen bed with linens and beautiful quilt. * Double Bed: 1 Double bed with linens and beautiful quilt. * Child Bed: Pack N Play available with linens. * Convertible Bed: Two large sofas available for additional sleeping capacity - one is a sleeper sofa.
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Video Games ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
  • Whirlpool
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • ski lift privileges
  • skiing
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Starter kit includes: paper products, spices, some pantry items to get you started. Cable/Satellite TV (6): Large TVs in upstairs family room and downstairs recreation room (both are HD and Blu-Ray/DVD ready). TVs also located in master suite and 3 other bedrooms (2, including master suite, are DVD ready). Three microwaves. 2 located in upstairs kitchen, one located in downstairs recreation room wet bar. Refrigerator (2): Refrigerator with ice maker in kitchen. Additional mini-refrigerator in recreation room wet bar. Deck/Patio: Large front deck to enjoy the magnificent view with comfortable white cedar furniture. Telephone: Local calls are free. Long distance service is provided, and calls will be charged at checkout (with the exception of toll-free calls). Cell Phone: Good coverage for AT&T and Verizon. WiFi (Wireless Internet): Cable/Wireless High-Speed Internet Service is provided at no extra charge. XBox 360 and Kinect for the rainy days.

Reviews

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Tennessee's Finest Smoky Mountain Vacation Rental Getaway!
average rating of 4.917293 based on 159 reviews
5

Comfortable, roomy and relaxing

  • 5 of 5

The Cedar Creek Manor had a spacious kitchen and dining room table and plenty of relaxed seating areas, so it was just right for our couples retreat (5 couples). The location is great, on the peaceful side of the Smokies. It's tucked away from the bustle but still close to anything you might need. We plan to be back!

  • Submitted: Jan 14, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Andrew, So glad your group enjoyed Cedar Creek Manor. We spent Christmas there with some of our children and grandchildren - it is truly a peaceful place to be. Suzette and Barry
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5

Family Christmas Cabin

  • 5 of 5

We so enjoyed the cabin this year...I think this was our 6th year at Cedar Creek. Our grandchildren love having the openness of the cabin and the big yard to play in. We have built a life time of memories in this cabin that we will cherish for a life time.

We have the cabin booked for June 2018 and will be booking it for our Christmas 2018 get-away soon.

The only thing that we missed was the Christmas Tree. For the first few years the cabin was decorated for Christmas...last year and this year it was not.

  • Submitted: Dec 11, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Pamela, Thank you for being such a loyal guest at Cedar Creek Manor. Our family too has made many memories there. Sorry about the Christmas decor. I had to order a new tree and it did not get there in time for Diane to get it up with the other decor. We are all set for next year though. Suzette
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5

Best cabin in the Smokies!

  • 5 of 5

Our whole family loves this cabin. So much room. Everything great.

  • Submitted: Nov 12, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Robert, Thank you choosing Cedar Creek Manor - we think it's the best too! Suzette and Barry
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5

Heavenly

  • 5 of 5

About our 5th time to stay here, we will be back.

  • Submitted: Oct 22, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Colleen, You have been such a great guest to host - thank you for choosing Cedar Creek Manor. We know you have many choices. Suzette and Barry
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5

Our family was there for my daughters wedding. We loved it!

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed the view especially in the morning on the deck with our coffee. The kids loved the pool table, ping pong, and fuse ball. We really appreciated being able to bring our dog Daisy. She enjoyed sun bathing on the deck, watching the cows across the street and long walks.

We did have some trouble getting the TV working but we really don’t need Tv on vacation.

My only suggestion would be to have a few more big pots and serving bowls. We had a big Spaghetti dinner and could have used some big bowls to serve in.

It’s a perfect place for a family get away or vacation!

  • Submitted: Oct 17, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Loved this house!

  • 5 of 5

This house is wonderful! We stayed in mid September, and could not have asked for a nicer house, location or weather. We stayed with our 3 adult kids, their spouses and grandbaby and we all felt we had plenty of room for family time and privacy. Kitchen had everything we could have needed to make meals. Loved the game room. Pictures were very accurate and there were no surprises. We would definitely stay again and highly recommend.

  • Submitted: Oct 17, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Denise, So glad you made great family memories. You are welcome back any time! Suzette
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Map

Nearest Airport
21.8 Miles
Knoxville McGhee Tyson Airport
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Laurel Valley Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Lamar Alexander Pkwy; US 321
Nearest Restaurant
1.7 Miles
Timbers Restaurant
Nearest Ski
25 Miles
Ober Gatlinburg
Car: necessary

Located in Townsend, TN - Between Maryville and Gatlinburg - just south of Knoxville. Mountain View: Amazing Smoky Mountain view.

Other Activities: Shopping, Kayaking, Wildlife Viewing, Hot Air Ballooning, Snowboarding, Snowmobiling, Mini Golf, hiking, horseback riding, spelunking.

Golf: Laurel Valley Golf Course within minutes.

Ski: 30 minutes from skiing in Ober Gatlinburg.

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Availability

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Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Tax Rate 10.0%

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.