The cabin is meticulously cleaned and sanitized after each guest, as your safety and comfort are the top concern! Cleanliness has always been a priority, but in response to recent events, additional measures have been implemented following CDC guidelines using EPA approved products, to maintain the highest level of environmental safety.
We would love to welcome and host you at our family owned mountain cabin! Some of our best personal memories and traditions have been created on vacation, and our mission is to personally provide you with a 5 star experience as you create your own wonderful memories and traditions, here in the Tennessee mountains.
***** THE LOCATION *****
Our mountain haven sits among the woods, south facing, on .75 acres. Fantastic mountain views await! Centrally located among all of the best local attractions and activities, the possibilities are in every direction.
Access is very easy, on all low to moderately steep, fully paved roads. The driveway itself is short, but relatively steep, and could be slick in the winter. The parking area is flat with room for up to 4 full size vehicles.
6 miles to the famed Pigeon Forge Parkway
10 miles to Dollywood
11 miles to the Wear Cove Gap (less busy) entrance to Great Smoky Mountains NP
15 miles to Downtown Gatlinburg
***** THE LODGE *****
Sawmill Lodge is an immaculate Smoky Mountain cabin with five sleeping areas, four bathrooms, and room to accommodate up to 14 guests.
[ MAIN LEVEL ]
- Updated and fully equipped kitchen, with stainless steel appliances, and plenty of room to prepare. The nearby dining table and bar stool seating areas are ready for your group meals.
- Open concept living room, with large stone fireplace, comfortable seating, and cable/streaming equipped 56” HDTV. One of the sofas converts into a queen size bed.
- Two large King master suites, each with a private loft for additional guests. Cable equipped HDTVs and direct balcony access are featured in both suites.. Both ensuite bathrooms feature stone, two person, jetted tubs, and separate showers. All bathrooms come stocked with toilet paper, soaps, shampoos, body wash etc.
- Full length porch right off the living room gives panoramic views. Rocking chairs, porch table, and lounge chairs are all ready for both dining and relaxing.
[ UPPER LEVEL ]
- At the top of the stairs, a large game room with vaulted ceilings and endless possibilities await. This area has it all: pool table, foosball, dart board, and of course a large cable equipped 60” HDTV to watch the game, or a movie. A dining table, comfortable sofas and another stone gas fireplace round out the atmosphere. One of the sofas converts into a queen size bed.
- Step out onto another porch with vaulted ceilings and the best view in the whole cabin. Best of all, you can enjoy these amazing views while relaxing in rocking chairs, or in the private hot tub!
- A half bathroom is available on the upper level as well.
[ LOWER LEVEL ]
- One of the crown jewels awaits: the indoor 9 hole mini golf course! Each hole is differently styled with obstacles, tunnels etc. A large stone water feature, and centerpiece tree fill out the ambiance. Kids and adults alike will love this room!
- 3 level, tiered movie theater with surround sound and huge 132” (11 foot!) screen. Styled just like a professional theater, this room provides hours of entertainment. Cable TV with 125+ channels and smart TV ability for all of your streaming services. An HDMI game port is also available to plug in your gaming system.
- Large King bedroom with cable/streaming ready HDTV, and private patio access
- Full bathroom with tub & shower, stocked with shampoos and soaps, soft towels, hair dryer, etc
- Washer / Dryer with starter pack of detergent included
***** AMENITIES *****
Wireless internet (up to 200mbps) is available for your use.
The home is equipped with two smart thermostats.
Each living room (main level and upper level) is equipped with an electric fireplace.
Enjoy the hot tub on the upper level porch which has excellent views. Hot tub towels are provided in the basket near the door.
Full size washer and dryer with a starter set of detergent tabs is included.
The 132” (11 feet!) screen movie theater is 1080p HD with full Dolby Surround Sound. Like all of the TVs in the house, it has full Xfinity cable access, as well as smart TV functions such as Netflix, Hulu, Prime Video etc via the Xfinity button on the remote control. HDMI Game Port also included to hook up your video game system.
Mini Golf / Putt Putt
9 Holes of Mini Golf fun await, with various obstacles and tunnels making each hole unique. Putters and golf balls are located inside the trunk of the large centerpiece tree.
The water feature is wired to a motion sensor, so it will create ambiance and atmosphere while you enjoy your mini golf, and automatically shut off after the room is empty.
***** WHAT WE PROVIDE *****
- All Linens
- Liquid Hand Soap
- Shampoo, Conditioner, Body Wash
- Makeup Wipes
- Bathroom Trash Bags (2x per bathroom)
- Toilet Paper (2x per bathroom)
- Kitchen Trash Bags (4x)
- Paper Towel Rolls (2x)
- Dish Detergent
- Dishwasher Detergent
- Laundry Tabs (starter set)
- Sponge (under kitchen sink)
[ CHILDREN ]
- Pack n’ Play
(Due to different child ages/safety preferences, parents are asked to bring their own bedding)
- High Chair / Booster Seat
- Furniture Tip Safety Straps (Installed)
- Full size refrigerator, oven, & microwave
- Keurig Coffee Machine
- Standard Coffee Maker
- Fully stocked silverware, utensils etc
[ BATH ]
- Full Bath Towels (can also be used for hot tub)
- Hand Towels / Wash Cloths / Bath Mats
- Hair Dryers
- Iron / Ironing Board
***** House Rules *****
RESPECT: We are working people, just like you, and this is our family vacation home. We have tried very hard to set it up for the best vacation experience, and we humbly ask that you treat our cabin like your own. We really appreciate it!
SMOKING: Smoking, of any kind, is NOT allowed on the premises. Smoking will result in a $250 fine, PLUS additional cleaning fees, AND the cost of any damages.
PETS: Pets, of any kind, are NOT allowed in the cabin. Breaking this rule will result in a $150 fine, and you will be asked to leave, without any refund.
PARTIES: Parties/events are not allowed.
UNREGISTERED GUESTS: Absolutely no unregistered guests are allowed on the property at any time during your stay.
MINIMUM BOOKING AGE: The minimum age to book a stay is 25 years old.
HOT TUB: Minors (under 18) may use the hot tub ONLY under DIRECT adult supervision. Glass containers and alcohol are not allowed in the hot tub. ALL hot tub use is at the users risk, including potential injury and damage to property.
NOISE: While the property feels private, others are in the vicinity. Please be aware of noise levels, and be respectful to our neighbors. Quiet time is 10pm-8am.
SEPTIC: We are on city water, clean and iron free! The lodge waste water operates on a septic system. Please… only toilet paper should be put in the toilet, use the trash can for ANY other items. Not doing so could result in you being charged for expensive septic repair costs.
DECK RAILING: Do not climb on, or lean over deck railings, serious injury could result.
MINI GOLF WATER FEATURE: Absolutely no climbing or playing in/around the mini golf water feature. Please do not put anything in the water.
Booking of this property constitutes awareness and agreement of the listed House Rules. Use of the property is considered to be at the user’s own risk.
Sawmill Lodge, or it’s owners, are not liable for any injuries or damage
to personal property incurred on the property.
***** Additional Details *****
BEAR SAFE CONTAINERS: Any trash that is removed from the cabin must be placed in the bear safe trash containers near the front entrance. Make sure the containers are properly secured. Do not leave coolers or any food item outside the cabin.
OUTDOOR GRILL: An iron outdoor charcoal grill is provided for guest use.Charcoal is not provided. Guests must put cooled ash into the included can.
WILDLIFE: The Smoky Mountains are a beautiful place, home to the local wildlife as well. Keep your distance and NEVER feed or approach a wild animal.
Black bears frequent the area around Sawmill Lodge. If you do encounter a bear, remain calm, continue loudly talking, and slowly back away from the area. Take care not to position yourself between a potential mother bear and her cub!
Regular measures and extra precautions are taken to ensure the cabin stays free of bugs and other pests. However. these are the mountains, and they do very occasionally find their way in.
CAMERAS: For safety and security purposes, outdoor security cameras are positioned at the front and rear ground entrances. There are no cameras inside the premises.
We will personally be the ones communicating with you, and attending to your needs, during your stay. Our desire is to ensure that you enjoy a 5 Star experience, from beginning to end. If there is anything we can do to help maintain this goal, please do not hesitate to ask!
Have a fantastic time, here in the beautiful Smoky Mountains!