About the Property
Please note: age qualification is 25 and over to rent this property. No sororities or fraternities. Sports teams and large groups welcome. Proof of age may be required.
Black Bear Lodge is a beautifully decorated 8-bedroom, 8-bathroom cabin centrally located off of Wears Valley Road in Black Bear Ridge Resort, part of the Great Smoky Mountain Range . With room for up to 44 guests, everyone is sure to have the time of their lives.
You will be welcomed by the luxurious furniture including leather Lazyboy recliners and hand-made wood furniture. The big double kitchen comes fully-equipped for all your cooking needs and features dual stainless steel appliances (yes 2 of everything except the kitchen sink) and plenty of counter space for ease in meal preparation. There is an outdoor charcoal grill. Gather everyone around to eat at 2 over-sized log dining tables. Black Bear Lodge comes loaded with amenities to make you feel right at home with 10 televisions, DVD player and Comcast Xfinity cable, Hughesnet wired and wireless internet to stay connected with the world.
As you enter Black Bear Lodge, you are met with a large dining area and living area. Sit and relax, bring your board games to play with the kids. Enjoy the electric fireplace or catch up on your favorite shows on the large flat screen TV. Create memories in your fully equipped double kitchen while cooking your family favorites.
This level features 2 master bedrooms with king sized log beds a queen sleeper sofa and 1 bunk room with 2 sets of queen-sized bunk beds all with private bathrooms. For additional sleeping you have a queen sleeper sofa in the den on this level. Head out to your fully covered private porch and sit back and rock in wood rocking chairs or sit and relax in your private hot tub.
As you head upstairs you enter a large open game room with a pool table, air hockey table and foosball table. This will keep everyone occupied for hours with challenges and rematches for bragging rights. If you don’t want to play a game - sit back and watch your favorite sports team or a movie on the large flat screen TV. Step out on your covered porch and relax in more rocking chairs. This level has 4 master bedrooms with king log beds and queen sleeper sofas. Each feature a private bathroom with jetted tub. Also on this level is a bunk room with 2 sets of queen bunks with private bathroom and jetted tub. For additional sleeping you have queen sleeper sofa in the common area.
Other amenities include multiple jetted tubs, 10 TVs and 2 sets of washers & dryers.
Your stay at Black Bear Lodge gives you access to pool passes to the Black Bear Resort pool that is open seasonally. So when your group comes to the Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge area, we have got you covered.
You are within minutes to downtown Pigeon Forge and some of the number 1 rated entertainment around. Less than 10 minutes from The Parkway you will be in the heart of all that Pigeon Forge has to offer. Start off with pancakes from Flapjack’s Pancake Cabin, sure to fill anyone’s appetite. Burn off some energy at Firehouse Golf, voyage on the Titanic Museum or spend a day at Dollywood or Splash Country. Fill your shopping bags at Tanger Outlets at Five Oaks. Catch one of the shows offered at one of the many theaters ranging from soul to country to magic. Take advantage of our buy one get one free Country Tonight tickets. but don’t forget to stop and have dinner at the fabulous Harpoon Harry’s on the River at traffic light 2.5. You can also enjoy an all you can eat catfish and chicken dinner at Huck Finn’s Catfish. There is so much to do from great shopping to fun family with putt-putt and go-kart tracks and game rooms.
Don’t forget to head on over to Gatlinburg and take a drive through the 11 mile loop of Cades Cove. Walk through all the history of the first settlers of Gatlinburg. You can browse the Arts and Crafts community where you will find some of the finest handcrafted woodcarvings and paintings. In Downtown Gatlinburg you will find even more shopping from souvenir stores to homemade candy and fudge. Take the family to Ripley’s Aquarium and explore the underwater tunnel as all the sharks swim above you.
Ramble along the Spur to charismatic Gatlinburg, where it’s easy to make a day out of a visit to the downtown area with so many choices of entertainment, eating and shopping. Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies brings ocean waters to the mountains. Stop in to the other amazing Ripley’s attractions along the downtown strip. Zoom through the forest down the mountainside on the Gatlinburg Mountain Coaster, a fun way to take in the countryside around you.
Visit the Great Smoky Arts and Crafts Community to find hand-crafted treasures to remind you of your Smoky Mountain getaway. With the Great Smoky Mountains as the backdrop for your vacation, how could you not relax and enjoy yourself? Set out to explore the wilds surrounding you along the 800 miles of hiking trails offered in the Great Smoky Mountain National Park. Each trail rewards with unique natural wonderment. See the forest from above ziplining with Adventure Park Zipline or relaxingly tube along the Little Pigeon River with River Romp. Whatever your idea of a fun time is, it’s all waiting in the Smoky Mountains.