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'A Sight To See' - One of the most picturesque mountain escapes in the Smokies!

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Space 2,688 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

4 bedrooms, 3 full bathrooms, Stunning Mountain View

Leave your responsibilities, work, and worries behind and experience one of the most relaxing and picturesque mountain cabin escapes in the Smokies. Situated on Hatcher Mountain approximately 350 ft above the Wears Valley floor, the view from A Sight To See is truly stunning. Enjoy your morning coffee with a 180⁰ unobstructed view of Wears Valley & Cove Mountain from either of our two large wraparound decks. Spend the day hiking, biking, tubing, fishing, horseback riding, or zip-lining at nearby venues. Eat dinner and take in a show at nearby Pigeon Forge. Finish the evening watching the sun set over the western horizon with a cocktail in hand relaxing in the hot tub. Located just 10-15 minutes away from both the Smokey Mountain National Park and the epicenter of Pigeon Forge, A Sight To See is ideally situated for those who are seeking the serenity of the mountains AND easy access to all of the adventure, culinary, historical, and theatrical attractions Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg have to offer. Come stay with us and experience for yourself why it’s called A Sight To See!

NOT PART OF A RESORT: 'A Sight To See' sits on over 1.5 acres of mountainside property with only one other cabin in proximity to us at approximately 40 yards to our west. No other cabins on Hatcher Mountain are visible from our deck in the summer and Fall. Note that the other cabin to our west is called Cherie's Chalet, sleeps 6, and can be rented through VRBO #428364 for larger parties wishing to stay close together.

More Details

Owner
Penny Erwin
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 25, 2017

About Penny Erwin

We vacationed here several years ago and fell in love with the cabin, the beautiful views, diversity of outdoor activities, wonderful restaurants, entertaining shows, and multitude of shopping venues. We are a family who loves to spend time together. We are residents of Alabama but our family ancestry and heritage hails from Tennessee. We feel like we're at home when staying at our cabin.

Penny Erwin purchased this cabin in 2011

Why Penny Erwin chose Tennessee

This house has one of the best views in Wears Valley sitting high atop Hatcher Mountain with 180 degrees unobstructed visibility. We also love the comfort & beauty of the house itself. Finally, the location of the home is ideal because of it's seclusion and proximity to Pigeon Forge, Great Smokey Mountains National Park, and Gatlinburg. We never want to leave but we enjoy sharing our special mountain getaway with others. We want our guests to have the same experience as we do when we stay in the Smokey Mountains!

What makes this cabin unique

Our location high atop Hatcher Mountain makes this cabin unique because of the beautiful unobstructed views of Cove Mountain and Wears Valley. The comfortable rocking chairs on our large wrap-around deck allow you to sit back and relax with family and friends in complete privacy. The air is so clean and refreshing! We love grilling out on the deck, relaxing in the hot tub, or listening to music while watching the sun set over the mountain skyline. The early morning yields spectacular views above the mist covered valley floor. It's truly a magical experience!

Guestbook comments from the owner

It was a great stay. Thanks for the great cabin with great views. we all loved it and had memorable time.



I also thank you for all the support provided during late hours. The care you took to make our trip comfortable is really commendable.
May 2015
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Map

Nearest Airport
40.9 Miles
Knoxville TN
Car: necessary

Wears Valley is a small rustic community nestled between Cove Mountain and Hatcher Mountain in the Eastern Tennessee Appalachian Mountain Range. Wears Valley is geographically central to the Great Smokey Mountains National Park entrance, Gatlinburg, and Pigeon Forge. Wears Valley is appealing to those who prefer the peaceful serenity of mountain living to the constant bustle of tourism found in Pigeon Forge and central Gatlinburg. Local attractions include lazy river tubing, zip lines, fly fishing, nature trails, and mountain biking.

Wears Valley is only 7 miles from Pigeon Forge, 5 miles from the Great Smokey Mountains National Park, and 15 miles from Gatlinburg.

Other Activities: Local ziplines, River Rat river tubing, Tanger outlet mall, Ripley's Aquarium, Ober Gatlinburg, Clingman's Dome, Lumberjack Feud, Cades Cove

Ski: Ober Gatlinburg

Amenities

Sevierville Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2688 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Rustic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Alarm System
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Ducted Cooling
  • Ducted Heating
  • Fireplace ...
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Area
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Security System
  • Telephone ...
  • Thermos Bottle
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Water Cooler
  • Water Tank
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Loft Bathroom - toilet , shower
    Downstairs Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Main Level Master Bathroom - toilet , tub , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Main Level Master Bedroom - 1 queen , Sleep Number Bed - Ultra Queen
    Loft Bedroom - 1 king
    Downstairs Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Downstairs Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
  • New Select Comfort Sleep Number bed in master bedroom on main level that is a ' queen plus' size.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Books for Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Games for Kids
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch Furniture
  • Wood Deck
  • Yard
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • live theater
  • museums
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
- Stunning 180 degree view of Wears Valley & Cove Mountain from massive wrap around deck on main floor & back deck downstairs - 55' Plasma HDTV w/ Sony Playstation 3 / Blue-Ray DVD / in game room - 42' LCD HDTV in LR DVD - TVand DVD in king br - Sleep Number Queen Extra Bed, TV, DVD - Miniature refrigerator in game room - 6 rocking chairs on main level deck - 2 rocking chairs on downstairs deck - Hot tub on main level deck, 4 person - Glider on lower deck - Cabin will be decorated for Christmas! - Starter paper towels, toilet paper, washing and dishwashing soap - Flat, spacious, paved parking area accommodates up to 4 vehicles - Only 5 steps from parking area to main floor deck & cabin entrance - Front door monitored security camera - Road to cabin is paved, easily accessible, and maintained by Sevier County - Guidebook for local activities, restaurants, and shopping - Located halfway between Townsend and Pigeon Forge, quiet and private, not remot

Reviews

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'A Sight To See' - One of the most picturesque mountain escapes in the Smokies!
average rating of 4.962264 based on 118 reviews
Flowery Branch, GA
5

Beautiful cabin with a gorgeous view!

  • 5 of 5

Our extended family had a wonderful time meeting together and sharing good times over Labor Day weekend in "A Sight To See"! The cabin, in a great location, was clean, well stocked and very comfortable for all 8 in our family. The young folks enjoyed a day trip away while Grandma and Grandpa relaxed and enjoyed the view from the cabin! Thanks to Penny Erwin for helping with our reservation questions... we'll definitely be back and highly recommend this cabin to others!

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for choosing our cabin! We enjoyed having such great guests! We appreciate this great review, it makes our hard work worth it! We look forward to having you back.
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5

Love love this cabin, the view & location

  • 5 of 5

We Always love staying at "A sight to see" its a beautiful cabin with a gorgeous view! And Love the owners, Penny is so sweet & she always responds back to you if you have any questions . I can't wait till we visit again! Thank you Penny for sharing your beautiful cabin! ❤️❤️❤️Sherry Majors & family

  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: You guys are the best! We absolutely love having you and we hope you will come again! Thank you for the heads up with suggestions! We depend on feedback! Have a great Fall!
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Kannapolis, NC, USA
5

Beautiful view!

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful view to wake up to each morning. Home was very clean and plenty of room! The beds are super comfortable. Would definitely rent again!

  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for this great review! We loved having you and hope you will come back again!
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5

Wonderful and Relaxing

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful family vacation "At A Sight To See" cabin. The view from the balcony was spectacular! The cabin had everything we needed. It was well equipped. The location was perfect between Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg. We liked how peaceful it was there. Penny was very accommodating and got back to us right away when we could not get the hot tub to work. It was an easy fix. The cabin was clean and decorated very nicely. The weather was perfect. We will be back!!!

  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for choosing our cabin! We are so happy you enjoyed your stay and plan to come back again! It was a pleasure getting to know you!
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5

Remarkable view and cabin

  • 5 of 5

Just beautiful and perfect in every way. Thank you for allowing us to stay in your home. Definitely, would recommend!

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are honored that you chose our cabin! It makes us feel like all our hard work to make our cabin a wonderful place to stay is justified! Thank you very much and we hope you will come again!
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Franklin
5

Absolutely perfect

  • 5 of 5

We could not have asked for a better place to enjoy the mountains. The view was gorgeous. A Sight to See has everything you need. Very, very clean and easy to get to. We will definitely be going back.

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We appreciate your great review so much, please come again!
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $135
Damage Deposit $35

165-265
Non-Refundable $35 Damage Inspection Fee.
Dates Available: Year Round
Must be 25 years of age to rent.
Absolutely no more than eight guests, including children.
Please understand we cannot confirm a reservation without a payment.
Rates subject to change at owner's discretion. No monthly rentals.
All Holidays exempt from free nights, and weekly rates.
We do not have a central music system.

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.

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