About the property
- Separate WC's1
- Minimum Stay2 nights
Cabin w/ mountain view, 2 bedrooms + sleeper sofa, 2.5 Bath, (4-5 guests max)
Walden’s View is in a private, elevated location with beautiful mountain views and glimpses of the lush valley below. It is perfect for a couple or a small family.
It is a true log cabin with all-wood tongue and groove interior and salvaged wood floors, a cathedral ceiling and wood spiral staircase. The kitchen boasts reclaimed barnwood cabinetry and stainless appliances. Not an inch of sheetrock, wall to wall carpeting or ceiling tiles! There is no place quite like it.
From the front deck you can listen to the tree frogs, or hear an occasional moo from a cow or gobble from a wild turkey in the valley below. Fireflies light the summer night sky and the scent of honeysuckle fills the air in the spring.
In the living room you can curl up in front of the wood-burning stone fireplace on the sleeper sofa. Entertainment includes a 42” plasma tv with satellite and Blu-ray.
The cozy queen bedroom is on the main level and has an LCD flat screen satellite tv. The main level has a full bathroom with shower/tub combination as well as a separate half bath.
The circular staircase leads to the loft where you can play pool while watching the game on a flatscreen tv. A second bedroom and bath with shower are also upstairs. This bedroom provides a twin over full futon bunk bed, with a very comfortable deluxe futon mattress, and a flatscreen tv with Wii.
The front deck offers a gas grill. Return from a busy day at Dollywood or from hiking through the Park, turn on the string lights and some music, grill a steak, pour a drink and relax in the hot tub!
From “Walden’s View” you can be in Pigeon Forge in less than 15 minutes for all the action, or go to the quieter side, where you’ll find Cades Cove and an entrance to the National Park. In either direction the drive through the valley is stunning. Walden’s Creek Stables is just one mile away for horseback riding and western shows during the summer months. Whaley’s, an upscale grocery store, is just 6 miles away!
We live 4 hours from our cabin, so our friends at 'Great Cabins in the Smokies' manage the property locally. This means you can rest assured there is local assistance if you have any problems.
The cabin also has wireless internet.
Note: Our cabin is at the top of the road, which is what provides such a nice view. It is pretty steep and some people find it scary (mainly our guests from flat areas like Florida). We've zipped up and down in our Honda Odyssey minivan for six years now. In May of 2017 we paved the portion of the road closest to our cabin. We hope this will be a great benefit to our guests!
Keywords: Private, view, cabin, rustic, secluded, mountain view, hot tub, pool table, family friendly, kid friendly, satellite TV, wireless internet, horseback riding, Dollywood, National Park, Pigeon Forge, Gatlinburg
David & Perry Anne Scott
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- Calendar last updated:
- May 25, 2018
About David & Perry Anne Scott
We purchased our cabin in 2011 and enjoyed getting it ready to use and to share. We named it “Walden’s View” to honor the incredible beauty of the Walden's Creek area in which it is located. We live in Atlanta and take every opportunity to come up to the cabin and make improvements, so it is always getting better. We want our guests to feel as delighted when they walk in as we do every time we arrive.
David & Perry Anne Scott purchased this Cabin in 2011
Why David & Perry Anne Scott chose Sevierville
We love the mountains and our three kids love all the attractions in Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg. We spent two years looking for just the right place! It is a blessing to leave the traffic of Atlanta behind and 'head for the hills'!
What makes this Cabin unique
We love the National Park and Cades Cove, horseback riding at Walden's Creek Stables, renting boats at Douglas Lake and going into Pigeon Forge for attractions and dining. The best part is getting out of the city and into the quiet, peaceful surroundings of the mountains.
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Check-in: 4:00 PM
Check-out: 11:00 AM
100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date. 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date. You must contact the owner directly to request cancellation.
This cabin was really awesome. Everything was clean. Beds were comfortable. Views were amazing!
This property is secluded even though there are other cabins near it. Everything was very clean, and the beds were very comfortable. The rooms and bathrooms were very spacious and well stocked with towels and linens. The kitchen was also roomy but could use a little more light. We were very pleased with this property.
Thank you for your review! We are always thrilled when guests enjoy our cabin. Please come back sometime!
Just as pictured
This cabin is as beautiful in person as it is in the pictures. The kitchen is small, but has everything you need from dishes to appliances. Everything is comfy and clean. As stated in other reviews, this cabin is at the top of the road, which is quite steep. But this allows for nearly complete privacy. Hot tub is a nice four person tub.
If you are looking to get away and relax, this place is great.
My wife and 7 year old daughter stayed between August 5th through the 8th. Coming from the flat land of Illinois and reading the reviews regarding the drive up to the cabin, we were pretty nervous about the last incline. Once we reached the top, and yes this cabin is at the top of the road, we realized that there was nothing to be nervous about. It's like driving in snow here, when you spin your tires you don't move. Slow and steady will get you there.
The cabin views are beautiful. To actually see the "smoke" coming out of the Smokey Mountains in the mornings was awesome. We thoroughly enjoyed the hot tub as it is completely private and covered from any rain. The kitchen in this cabin is one of a kind. The cabinets function very smoothly and are well made. It's about a 20 minute drive to the "Parkway" if you are looking for entertainment. Otherwise there are several board games provided for family fun.
We enjoyed our stay here and would recommend this cabin to all.
We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay! Thank you for sharing your experience. Come again!
We just returned from a week's stay at Walden's View. A very nice cabin. I loved sitting on the porch drinking coffee enjoying the gorgeous view. Our kids loved climbing on the rock wall next to the driveway. The only issues we had was the drive up to the cabin. Extremely steep and would recommend 4-wheel drive vehicles. Also, I think the lighting in the front bathroom (tub) needs to be replaced. It is like a motion sensor light, so it keeps going off while trying to shower.
We are so glad you enjoyed your visit! Thanks for the notice on the bathroom light. We'll take care of that as soon as possible! Thank you for your review, and please come again!
Rented this cabin Sept 26th - 29th, 2016...very disappointed. No road signage for cabin location, steep gravel drive with large ruts, large chips in dishes, dead bugs on inside window ledges, stains on mattress pad in master bedroom (thank goodness we brought our own sheets) as well as a couple of dead bugs between sheets and mattress pad, slimy water ring build up in all bathrooms, tons of rust in bottom of dishwasher, sticky residue on arm of recliner, serious dust build up throughout this cabin. This cabin has not had a deep cleaning in years. Has potential to be a great cabin if drive was paved and it gets a deep deep cleaning.
Our heartfelt goal is for each guest to be completely delighted with every aspect of our cabin. We received this information the week after the guest checked out. We promptly acted to address each concern so that no guest in the future experiences disappointment. Our property management company is removing chipped dishes and replacing the mattress pad. They are also ensuring Iron Out is used in the sink, toilets and dishwasher bottom at each cleaning. They are working with the county to replace the road sign. While the drive up to the cabin is indeed steep and graveled, we have never had a problem getting up and down in our Nissan Altima and Honda Odyssey minivan. We are working with neighbors in hopes of getting the road paved but so far few are interested in the $20k investment. Please see other reviews from many who have stayed and been delighted. Our deepest apologies for the disappointment of last week's guest. We are grateful they provided a detailed list for us to act upon with immediacy!
We just returned from a week's stay at Walden's View. A very nice cabin with room for us and our mini doxie. The only issues we had was the drive up to the cabin. Extremely steep and would recommend 4-wheel drive vehicles. Also, we feel that additional lighting in the main bathrooms would be a benefit.
Additional pricing information
HOLIDAYS and Leaf season - 3 night minimum and premium pricing* SPECIALS - check with us for occasional specials of 3 nights or more. PET FEE - each dog must be under 40 lbs. The $75 pet fee is per dog. * NOTE: Rates will be higher than VRBO quoted rate during holidays. Please email us for current quote.