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Shakonohey (Land of Blue Smoke) Terrific views, Heated Pool, 1m to Dollywood

9 Reviews
Bedrooms 4
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 1 - 180 nights

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Minimum Stay
1 - 180 nights


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Sha-Kon-O-Hey or just SHAK 4 BR 3 BA Twin Sister to Peaceful just 3 doors down

Extraordinary Mountain Property! Year-round Covered Resort Swimming Pool, Free WIFI, Jacuzzi in Master main level, Hot Tub on lower level deck. Great location near Dollywood, brand new luxury furnishings and great views! Accommodates up to 12 guests. Four bedrooms boasting 3 king and 1 queen beds and both living areas offer queen sofa sleepers. The master bedroom has an in-suite Jacuzzi and separate access to the rear deck. Relax in the outside hot tub, or enjoy the view from one of the two decks. satellite TV in all 6 rooms. Pool table in the game room. Fully equipped kitchen and or fire up the outdoor grill. Amenities include washer and dryer. Free wireless internet.

The Shak is very conveniently located to downtown Pigeon Forge and Dollywood is a stones throw away! Being located in Hidden Springs Resort offers you even more great vacation activities with a year-round heated swimming pool within walking distance of the cabin.

Peace and tranquility await you as you gaze at the gorgeous view from one of the two spacious outdoor decks or relax in the soothing hot tub soaking in the colors of the mountains. This spacious new 4 bedroom cabin offers everything you need for the perfect family vacation. With striking decor, modern amenities and a prime location, you will never want to leave. The main level boasts a spacious living area complete with satellite TV and free WIFI, the fully stocked kitchen has everything you need to prepare a gourmet meal and the dining area offers seating for 10. The oversize master suite on the main level includes a corner jacuzzi for extra relaxation. Journey downstairs to the lower level where you will find the additional 3 bedrooms as well as the game area! With a pool table, extra seating for games and a modern but cozy living area, the lower level of this cabin is equipped to provide your family or group with hours of entertainment. With an extra sleeper sofa on both levels, this cabin will comfortably sleep your family or group of 12. Located in Hidden Springs resort, The Shak not only offers you a prime location only 5 minutes from Dollywood and Splash Country, but you can enjoy swimming year round in the resort indoor/outdoor pool! Opening for rental beginning February 17th, be one of the 1st guests to visit Shak and enjoy your time in the Smoky Mountains!

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  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Van Vaughan
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
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Within 2 days
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Calendar last updated:
October 10, 2016
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Guestbook comments from the owner

We had an amazing time staying at The Shak.
Feb 2014
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based on 9 traveler reviews

Shakonohey (Land of Blue Smoke) Terrific views, Heated Pool, 1m to Dollywood
average rating of 4.888889 based on 18 reviews
Madison, Al

Great location and very convenient to Dollywood!

  • 4 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Shakonohey! There were ten of us and we had plenty of room for everyone to spread out and enjoy themselves. It was only five minutes or so from Dollywood. We had a great time searching for and finding the hidden rolled up dollar bills that are a tradition at this cabin! It was also fun leaving hints and a couple of dollars hidden for the next guests! Be sure to look in the guest book for your clues!

Mr. Vaughan needs to replace the cookware! It has been used a lot and is scratched up and is no longer non-stick. The skillets were warped and wouldn't sit level on the stove. We did a lot of cooking! The pots and pans were not big enough for our crowd. Plus, there were no bowls to use for serving food. This was our major complaint!

Even with the lack of kitchen utensils, we would stay there again! You can't beat the convenience and view!

The Russell's


  • Submitted: May 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
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Amazing Family Vacation

  • 5 of 5

Stayed during a recent family vacation to the Smokies. The cabin was amazing. There is a beautiful view of the mountains, and it is very spacious. It could easy fit more than one family. Really enjoyed spending time out in the back porch, especially in the outdoor hot tub. The cabin was very clean and the pool table was an extra perk. Overall great cabin and will definitely be back soon.

  • Submitted: Nov 24, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
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BEST cabin rental hands down by far!

  • 5 of 5

When choosing a cabin for our vacation I went to home to check out the potential listings for our vacation trip. This one by far met all of our needs as far as the size of the cabin and all the bedrooms along with the accommodations for a large number of people. We were able to all have enough bedrooms enough space to be able to have our own time as well as family time in the great room and the views were absolutely beautiful I could wake up to that view every day of my life. I loved being so close to everything, we were in the middle of Pigeon Forge and in the middle Gatlinburg and it took us maybe five minutes to get to the main roads to get to everything we wanted to do. Overall this cabin was by far the best cabin I have ever stayed at in the smoky mountains and the owner made sure make our stay great! He provided detailed information about our arrival and our departure and was there whenever I need to call or text him for anything!

  • Submitted: Nov 11, 2015
  • Stayed: Nov 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are thrilled that you enjoyed our Shakonohey cabin so much! We look forward to having you as our guests again in the near future. Thank you!
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Beautiful Cabin with Awesome views of the mountain

  • 5 of 5

The cabin was clean and our party of 10 had a great time. The view was spectacular. It was close to attractions and grocery stores. I would recommend this cabin for anyone wanting to stay in the Pigeon Forge/Gatlinburg area for a great vacation! Thank you Van!

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
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Nice, new, 2 story, big, clean, perfectly located!

  • 5 of 5

The Shak is a new, two story, big, well furnished and clean cabin perfectly located 10 minutes from the main street of Pigeon Forge up on a mountain overlooking the Smoky Mountains. The website doesn’t do it justice, you have to be there to fully appreciate it.

We had never been to Pigeon Forge & Gatlinburg area before, so when my daughter suggested our next family vacation should be in Pigeon Forge, we all agreed. There are 3 generations of us: My wife and I (upper 50’s), our two girls and their husbands (mid to lower 30’s) and our three grandchildren (14, 10 and 1).

We stayed in The Shak for one week. The cabin is new and well kept. It is clean and like our grandchild said, “Wow ! There is a TV is every room !”

Upstairs there is a big living area, full kitchen and two kitchen tables….a long one that seated all 9 of us (like you might have in a formal dining room) and a normal sized one (like you might have in the nook.) The upstairs is where we played cards and board games….and the TV usually had a cooking show on.

Downstairs was where the pool table crowd and the hot tub crowd stayed. The TV was usually tuned to the sports channel.

With 9 of us, we used the clothes washer and dryer a lot ! Oh, and the indoor spa whirlpool bathtub seemed to be in constant use, too. Very relaxing !

Pigeon Forge is a perfect place for a family vacation. Looking out the back porches, we could see the Smoky Mountains. In that direction is where we rode horses, zip-lined, white-water rafted, golfed, hiked and, yes, saw a bear ! In the other direction of the cabin is the town of Pigeon Forge. This is where we saw three wonderful evening shows (a dinner theater variety show, a magic show and a comedy show), spent a day at Dollywood (only a mile from the cabin), the ladies had a spa day and Gatlinburg was only a 15 – 20 minute drive away.

Van, the owner, is a very nice person. After booking our cabin, he gave us some useful tips that really helped make our trip more enjoyable. He owns another cabin, just like the Shak, only a few cabins down the road, so he was able to better accommodate our vacation scheduling. During our week stay, we called him once to ask a question and he was very helpful. He very much wanted us to enjoy our vacation. This is the kind of person we like to rent from.

It is going to be hard to find a better vacation town and cabin than what we just had. So….we’ll certainly go back ! Thank you Van !

  • Submitted: Jun 23, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so very much for making Shak your Smoky Mountain getaway and for your wonderful kind comments about the cabin. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay. Please come back soon!
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Great Dollywood Property

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay at this cabin! The cabin was VERY clean when we arrived. The layout was great for our party of 10 people-6 adults, 3 young children, and a baby. Everything was working well and we did not have any problems. I highly recommend the cabin if you are looking for something close to Dollywood and close to the shopping on the Parkway.

  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
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Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Knoxville McGhee Tyson (TYS)
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Wide Variety
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Wide Variety
Nearest Ski
14 Miles
Ober Gatlinburg

Dollywood, Hidden Springs Resort, Heated Swimming Pool, Theatres, Entertainment, Mountains, Great Smoky Mountain National Park, Hiking, Backpacking, Shops, Restaurants, Music, Festivals, Antiques, Gatlinburg, Bears, Roaring Forks, Family fun, Amazing views, two decks, hot tub, jacuzzi, pool table, cable, charcoal grill, outlet Malls, Museums, Titanic Museum, Variety Shows, Spring Grand Rod Run in Pigeon Forge, Ripley's Aquarium, Tanger Outlets, Dixie Stampede,


Rates & Availability

Sevierville Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Fall Leaf Peeper
Sep 30 2016 - Nov 5 2016
3 night minimum stay
Late Fall
Nov 6 2016 - Nov 21 2016
3 night minimum stay
Nov 22 2016 - Nov 26 2016
5 night minimum stay
Nov 27 2016 - Dec 20 2016
3 night minimum stay
Christmas - NYE
Dec 21 2016 - Jan 3 2017
5 night minimum stay
Jan 8
Jan 8 2018 - Jan 8 2018
1 night minimum stay
Jan 9 2018
Jan 9 2018 - Jan 9 2018
1 night minimum stay
Jan 10 2018
Jan 10 2018 - Jan 10 2018
1 night minimum stay
Jan 11 2018
Jan 11 2018 - Jan 11 2018
1 night minimum stay
Jan 12 2018
Jan 12 2018 - Jan 12 2018
1 night minimum stay
Jan 1 2020 - Dec 31 2020
180 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
Cleaning Fee $95 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.75%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Sevierville Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2100 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Resort
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Master King + Jacuzzi
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Custom Made Cedar Furiture
    Bedroom 4 - 1 king
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Gated Community
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Wood Deck
  • 12 garden chairs
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Indoor Pool
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • skiing
  • whitewater rafting

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