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'Genesis', overlooking River at Great Smoky Mtn. Park entrance and Cades Cove!

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5.0 of 5 bubbles
Excellent
6 reviews
First snow of 2017 ... yaay!
Soak your cares away here while listening to the River!
Hot tub on river bluff
Master king on the main level
Genesis .. a new beginning.  Overlooking the Little River at entrance to Great Smoky Mountain Park!
Genesis ... a new beginning
Fully equipped kitchen.  Dining table seats six.  Eight TV trays too
Custom walk-in master shower
Bunk in open loft between Lea's and Jay's bedrooms.  Open to living area below.
Lea's room upstairs.  Queen bed and full futon will sleep four
Jay's room upstairs.  Queen bed and full futon will sleep four
Englander wood stove for ambience.  btw ... yes, it has central heat and air too!
Loft with bunk bed
Two stories of windows to enjoy the woodlands
Back porch with steps leading to hot tub on river bluff
Dining table ... tv trays provided.  Open dining/living room
Open living/loft/dining area
Private balconies
As seen from the hot tub
Overlooking the Little River
Snowy 'Genesis'
What a way to spend a lazy day!
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Overview
Chalet -
5 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 12
Townsend, Tennessee
Wander out into the woodlands and onto the river bluff to the six-person hot tub on a winding, custom-built deck. You're close enough to listen to the river as you marvel at the stars and soak away all your cares.....ahhhhh! You are going to love being nestled in the woodlands right outside the Great Smoky Mountain National Park. In fact, you can hike just a few yards down your private-dead end road and step across the Great Smokey Mountain National Park boundary line! 'Genesis' is one of the very closest cabins to historic Cades Cove! The screened-in porch includes a gas grill and table for outdoor dining, and the laundry room boasts Maytag appliances! Oh, and there is a Keurig in the kitchen so bring your fav K-Cups!

There is a uniqueness to 'Genesis' ... my own private escape. This cabin, completed in 2000, is...
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About the Owner, Billie P
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 90 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 4 days ago
Listed since : May 2012
Overall rating: 4.9 / 5.0
Based on 54 reviews and 7 properties
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Listing #FKN3543459
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stephanie...
Columbus, Ohio
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 22, 2017 for a stay in February 2017

My boyfriend and I were lucky enough to stay in the Genesis cabin in Townsend, Tennessee. The cabin was exactly what we were looking for. We wanted a romantic getaway from our normal city lives. The cabin was huge and includes a pool table, hot tub (right above the river), screened porch, fire pit, lots of patio spaces, and several...

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jdel0ach
Green Pond, South Carolina
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 15, 2017 for a stay in February 2017

What a awesome stay! I have nothing to say but good things about Evergreen and Billie P! Both of which exceeded our expectations. Cabin was nicely stocked with cooking utensils and the cabin was very clean. The view of the river was outstanding. We will definitely be back!

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A TripAdvisor Member
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 5, 2016 for a stay in November 2016

Loved the cabin and the location good view of the mountian behind the cabin book early to get this cabin in Townsend.

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Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Yard
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Shared Yard
  • Shower Rooms (2)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Sofa Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
$240
$240
$1,680
May 25, 2017 -
Jan 1, 2018
Peak
3 nights
$240
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Fees
  • Cleaning/processing on less than seven-night bookings: $115 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Extras:
$10 per person per night over 4 guests
$15 per pet/per night with permission
Weekly rates include 10% discount except during the busy months of June, July, August and October or holidays
Weekly bookings please on holidays and the months of June, July, August and October
We can adjust this policy if it is a last-minute booking (within two weeks of arrival)
One-night's deposit on reservation, with balance due two weeks in advance of arrival.
We will absorb the cleaning fees on bookings of at least five nights, otherwise a $115.00 cleaning fee will be calculated.
All rates plus 14.75% taxes
Call for any manager's specials, especially last-minute!!
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About the neighborhood
Within walking distance of the Great Smoky Mountain National Park boundary line, and within minutes of historic Cades Cove, Wears Valley, Gatlinburg, Dollywood, and Pigeon Forge, Ober Gatlinburg Ski Resort, fine dining, fishing, outlet shopping, golf and swimming, tubing galore, horseback riding, bike trails, many sought-after hiking trails, etc. Why not include a day trip to Harrah's in Cherokee, NC?i
You are sure to build precious memories here as you experience……
the stay of a lifetime.
C'ya soon!
Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: McGhee Tyson: 21.1 mi
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby.
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