When you book directly with us, you won't incur any booking fees. Unlike other popular booking platforms like Airbnb, VRBO, and Booking.com, which often charge a commission ranging from 5% to 15%, we offer you the advantage of a fee-free reservation process. The property you're interested in is also available on those platforms, but by booking through them, you might end up paying more. You are supporting small business and booking direct will get you the lowest price, guaranteed!
Absolutely. We've implemented robust security measures by utilizing a trusted Property Management Software called OwnerRez. In addition, we process payments securely through Stripe, ensuring a safe and protected online experience. Your peace of mind is our top priority.
Our thoughtful starter pack includes practical essentials for your stay. You'll find 2 Dishwasher Pods and 2 Launder Pods to make your cleaning routine seamless. Each bathroom is stocked with starter soap, 2 toilet paper rolls, 2 towels per guest, and 2 hand towels. We also offer a selection of coffee pods for your convenience, along with a Keurig Duo coffee maker to kickstart your mornings. For most guests staying 2-3 nights, these provisions prove to be ample.
To initiate the booking process, simply scroll to the bottom of the page and click on the "Book Now" button. Choose your desired dates to ensure availability. Complete all necessary guest information, ensuring you include details about any accompanying pets if applicable. After this step, you'll receive an email from us containing a rental agreement form. Once you've reviewed and signed the rental agreement, we'll promptly send you a confirmation message, and your selected dates will be securely reserved on our calendar.
Our cleaning fees vary from home to home, Typically $175-$299. This fee covers a comprehensive cleaning service provided by our dedicated team. It ensures that the home is left in pristine condition for each guest's enjoyment. Our cleaning fee encompasses a range of services to maintain the home's cleanliness and hygiene standards.
Place Dishes in the Dishwasher: Please load the dishes into the dishwasher and initiate the 1-hour cycle. This small step allows our cleaning team to get a head start on preparing the cabin for the next guest.
Dispose of Trash in Trash Bins: For environmental and safety reasons, we ask guests to responsibly dispose of their trash in our bins located outside the home. This helps us keep the surrounding area clean and secure. By adhering to these guidelines, you contribute to the overall comfort and satisfaction of all our guests.
Most of our properties, some of the complexes do not allow pets so we have to stick to the HOA guidelines. The homes where we do allow pets, we typically charge ~$150/stay. Please contact us before booking.
Guest receives 100.00% (less $30.00 taxable cancellation fee) if cancellation occurs at least 30 days before arrival; Guest receives 50.00% (less $30.00 taxable cancellation fee) if cancellation occurs at least 14 days before arrival; No refunds within 14 days of arrival.
Check-in is at 4:00 PM local time and Checkout is 10:00 am local time. We do offer early check-ins but they are highly dependent on our cleaners availability and schedule. They typically charge $50-$100 depending on how early you'd like to arrive.
Strict rules below (included in our listing): You will be asked to leave and will not receive a refund if you break these rules. If you do not agree to any of these rules, please cancel immediately.
⭐️ Person booking the property must be 25 years of age or older and be staying at the property for the duration of the reservation. ⭐️ Please make sure your reservation accurately reflects the number of people staying. There is an additional guest fee of $150 per person per night if over our maximum occupancy.
⭐️ Check-in anytime after 4pm. Early arrivals will incur additional fees.
⭐️ No late check-out's, you will be charged and additional night.
⭐️ Pet fee is $150 for up to 2 dogs, each 50 lbs or less. Please make sure if you are bringing a pet it is accounted for on your reservation. There will be an additional fee of $100 per pet if not on the reservation.
⭐️ Do not leave your pet/s unsupervised in the home, you will be responsible for any damages or additional cleaning fees.
⭐️ NO SMOKING INDOORS, please only smoke outside and clean up afterwards.
⭐️ NO Parties. You (the person booking) will be held liable for all damages.
⭐️ For guest safety, we have security camera/s outside the property. PLEASE DO NOT TOUCH the cameras. We will levy fees of $100 to those who adjust or cover these cameras.
⭐️ When showering please keep the shower curtain inside the tub and completely closed.
⭐️ Do not put anything other than toilet paper in the toilets. No feminine hygiene products, flushable wipes, cleaning wipes or trash, only toilet paper.
Welcome to Tanya's Cabin! Our family of 6 fell in love with the Great Smoky Mountains, and in 2020, we purchased this cozy retreat in Pigeon Forge to create lifelong memories and share them with others. We expanded our vacation rental business to Gulf Shores, AL in 2021 because our dream was to always own a home on the beach.
Our aim is to offer you a home away from home where you can experience the beauty of The Smokies and Gulf Shores and bond with your loved ones. From stunning sunsets to thrilling adventures, there's something for everyone here. Come stay with us and embark on an unforgettable vacation filled with joy and relaxation. We can't wait to host you and help you create your own cherished memories.
The Smoky Mountains, with their misty peaks and lush greenery, have long been associated with rich Appalachian culture and tradition. Among the many facets of this culture, one of the most famous is moonshine production. The rugged terrain and the deep-rooted history of distilling have made the Smoky Mountains a hub for both illegal and legal moonshine production. In this blog, we'll take you on a journey through some of the authentic moonshine distilleries in the Smokies, where you can experience the art and heritage of this age-old craft.
Located in the heart of Gatlinburg, Tennessee, Ole Smoky Moonshine Distillery is often considered the pioneer of legal moonshine in the area. As you step into their rustic distillery, you're immediately greeted with the sweet aroma of corn mash bubbling in copper stills. The distillery offers a range of moonshine flavors, from classic to creative, such as apple pie, blackberry, and even their famous "White Lightnin'."
The Ole Smoky experience isn't just about tasting moonshine; it's also about witnessing the production process, complete with live music and an authentic Appalachian atmosphere. It's the perfect place to learn about the history of moonshine in the Smokies and sample some of the finest legal spirits.
Nestled in Gatlinburg, Sugarlands Distilling Company is another must-visit moonshine distillery. The name "Sugarlands" pays homage to the region's history of producing moonshine from corn and sugar. The distillery offers an array of moonshine flavors, ranging from classics like unaged "Silver Cloud" to unique creations like "Pina Colada" and "Hazelnut Rum."
What sets Sugarlands apart is its commitment to preserving the legacy of Appalachian moonshiners. Visitors can take guided tours, where they'll learn about the moonshine-making process and hear tales of the local moonshiners who once called these mountains home.
If you're looking for a more intimate moonshine experience, Doc Collier Moonshine Distillery in Gatlinburg is the place to go. Named after a legendary local moonshiner, Doc Collier's is known for its traditional-style moonshines, which pay homage to the authentic recipes and methods used by moonshiners of yesteryears.
The distillery offers a selection of moonshines, from the classic "Corn Whiskey" to the subtly flavored "Apple Pie." It's a cozy and welcoming spot where you can chat with the friendly staff and gain insights into the history and heritage of moonshining in the Smoky Mountains.
While not exclusively a moonshine distillery, Tennessee Homemade Wines in Gatlinburg offers a delightful selection of fruit wines and moonshine-inspired spirits. Their "Gatlinburg Sippin' Creams" are a unique blend of cream liqueur and moonshine flavors, creating a smooth and indulgent sipping experience. The distillery's commitment to local ingredients and craftsmanship shines through in every bottle.
Another gem in Gatlinburg, Bootleggers Homemade Wine offers a diverse range of moonshine and wine options. Their "Bootlegger's Apple Pie" moonshine is a favorite, offering a sweet and spicy twist on tradition. The distillery's rustic ambiance and friendly staff make it a welcoming spot to explore the world of moonshine and wine.
In conclusion, visiting moonshine distilleries in the Smoky Mountains is not just about tasting spirits; it's about immersing yourself in the history, culture, and craftsmanship of this iconic Appalachian tradition. Each distillery has its unique charm and offerings, making it a journey of discovery and appreciation for the heritage of moonshine in the Smokies. So, the next time you find yourself in the Smoky Mountains, be sure to raise a glass and toast to the spirited past of this remarkable region.