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Big Bear Lodge and Resort

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LaSalle, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was our second time booking with Cabin fever vacations and again we were pleased. The cottage is superb, there was more than enough room for our family of four. The kids loved ha I g the hot tub in the deck and there was nothing better than having a coffee on the porch looking over the mountains!

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Weaver, Alabama
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We took our son for a weekend trip before he shipped out to Parris Island! We had such a great time and made so many memories! Such a great location, clean, priced great. Just the perfect weekend getaway!!

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Pigeon Forge, Tennessee
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

Big bear Lodge and resort is a combination of luxury condos and duplex log cabins. The log cabins have hot tubs and gas grills. The resort also offers indoor and outdoor swimming pools exercise room and game room. The resort is well and clean Although each unit is individually owned so they will be decorated differently. The resort is less... More 

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Bermuda
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016

All 7 of us had a fantastic time. The cabin was everything we expected it to be and more! We enjoyed cocktails in the evening on one porch and coffee in the morning on the other. The game room was a hit with kids and adults. However, the air hockey table could use some reinforcement. We've never been in the... More 

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Greenwood, South Carolina
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12 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2016

My first time here - reading their ad, I thought I was getting a cabin. I got the ground floor of building with 4 families staying in it. I thought I was getting a quiet place off the beaten path. I got neighbors with screaming children and thin walls, and a porch that faced the road. And the road was... More 

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Dayton, Ohio
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12 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2016 via mobile

With this trip I did not have a choice where we stayed or even where we went. This is our yearly trip with the inlaws who pay for everything. I kind of like it that way. Less stress trying too make decisions. We stayed at the Big Bear Lodge and Resort. We stayed in cabin 419 which was also attached... More 

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McCormick, South Carolina
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016

What a beautiful hide-away in the Smoky Mountains! We had our Family reunion here and the family had a ball, the surrounding areas of Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge and Sevierville were spectacular, so much to do and see, I would go back in a heartbeat, this is at the top of vacation get-away list.

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Thank Annie P
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

The pools were very clean and nicely kept. The grounds were very nicely kept as well. Our issue was the poor cleaning services for the cabins we stayed at. Whoever cleans their cabins needs to be replaced. We came to our cabin to no soap of any kind. Very dirty floors and dead bugs. They didn't have the appropriate sleeping... More 

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Seguin, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016 via mobile

This was a beautiful and comfortable cabin for our family of 6. Convenient to everything on the main parkway of Pigeon Forge and just far enough to get a feel for the Smokies! A wonderful stay with lots of memories. Bathrooms were large, full kitchen made cooking easy, and the decor was perfectly rustic.

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Atlanta, Georgia
2 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

Appeared friendly staff but cabin had many issues - RODENTS, Blood stained and rodent infestation in sheets, bedding and mold in ice chest. The appliances were not in tip top shape. I had to call the property manager out several times but did not compensated for having to purchase materials to clean the cabin and by additional bedding. A lot... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Big Bear Lodge and Resort offers the perfect opportunity and setting to enjoy your own personal Smoky Mountain experience, as it is located just off the Parkway, in Pigeon Forge Tennessee, and can accommodate any lodging need. If you are interested in a romantic weekend for two, maybe a wedding party, or simply a fun-filled family vacation, the Big Bear Lodge and Resort can meet and exceed all of your expectations. Big Bear is perfect for family reunions, religious retreats, and corporate outings, as well, offering a serene mountain setting along with close proximity to downtown Pigeon Forge. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Big Bear Lodge and Resort

Address: 2645 Valley Heights Dr, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863-4347
Location: United States > Tennessee > Sevier County > Pigeon Forge
Price Range: $80 - $350 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 47
Also Known As:
Big Bear Hotel Pigeon Forge
Big Bear Resort
Hotel Style:
#4 Top resorts Hotel in Pigeon Forge
#23 Family Hotel in Pigeon Forge
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