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2 Balconies, VIEWS!!!, 2 Pools, Bonus Kids Loft

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Overview
3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
8 guests
2 nights minimum
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Welcome to 'Dancing Bear'. Come and enjoy the breathtaking beauty of the gorgeous Smoky Mountains from this beautifully appointed 3 bedroom 2 bathroom condo. Envision yourself gazing out from the family room and balcony, a cup of hot cocoa or ice cold lemonade in hand, as the sun shines through the pines or snowflakes drift lazily down from the sky. Watch the mist come up over the mountains from one of TWO balconies. This top floor unit offers stunning views of downtown Gatlinburg, overlooking the ski slopes of Ober Gatlinburg, and the Great Smoky Mountains including Mount LeConte, one of the tallest mountains in the eastern United States. The condominium has all the comforts of home so you can just relax and enjoy. The condo is a corner unit that gives more light, windows and mor...Welcome to 'Dancing Bear'. Come and enjoy the breathtaking beauty of the gorgeous Smoky Mountains from this beautifully appointed 3 bedroom 2 bathroom condo. Envision yourself gazing out from the family room and balcony, a cup of hot cocoa or ice cold lemonade in hand, as the sun shines through the pines or snowflakes drift lazily down from the sky. Watch the mist come up over the mountains from one of TWO balconies. This top floor unit offers stunning views of downtown Gatlinburg, overlooking the ski slopes of Ober Gatlinburg, and the Great Smoky Mountains including Mount LeConte, one of the tallest mountains in the eastern United States. The condominium has all the comforts of home so you can just relax and enjoy. The condo is a corner unit that gives more light, windows and more views, and is kept extremely clean, smoke free and pet free. Our resort offers an indoor pool and jacuzzis, an outdoor pool, and on-site washers/dryers. Our family purchased this condo for our own and our guests' enjoyment. It was previously used just as an owners retreat. The unit has a large loft with two twin beds as an extra bonus. Kids love to hang out in the loft and play. Our children call it their own private tree house. The loft even has a sky light so the kids can watch the stars come out while lying in bed. Renovations and upgrades are done continuously. In 2018, brand new beds were bought for both bedrooms and the loft, and a new ceiling fan was installed in the family room. For 2017, a brand new select queen-size sleeper sofa and matching love seat were added. In 2016, the guest bathroom was totally remodeled. In the kitchen, a new whisper quiet dishwasher was installed. For 2015, the master bathroom was completely remodeled. New glass was installed in the sliding doors leading to the balcony further enhancing our views from the family room. Also, HBO was added to our cable package. In 2014, new flat screen LED LCD HDTVs were installed in all the bedrooms with upgraded cable. Dedicated private high speed wireless internet was added to enable enhanced internet usage. For 2013, we installed brand new carpeting throughout the unit, new fireplace tile, and a large flat screen TV in the family room. Every room has a ceiling fan, and the 20 foot tall vaulted ceiling in the family room gives our condo a spacious alpine feel. Open both balcony doors, and let the mountain breeze fill your home with fresh air. Both the master bedroom and the guest bedroom have queen-size beds. With the additional queen-size sleeper sofa bed, your home can sleep 8 people comfortably. Plenty of room for all to have a most peaceful vacation. Dancing Bear is the largest unit in the complex at 1100 square feet, and is located on the top floor so you will not be disturbed by anyone above you. Because we are on the top floor, no matter what the time of year, we offer the most breathtaking views you have ever seen. Conveniently located to Ober Gatlinburg, downtown Gatlinburg, and the main Park Entrance, there is so much to do - from hiking, shopping, mini golf, the Aquarium, and of course, Ripley's Believe It Not. Not to mention all the incredible restaurants, and Dollywood in Pigeon Forge just down the road from Gatlinburg. Whether you curl up by the wood burning fireplace (with free unlimited wood provided), take in the sites in town, or just simply enjoy the most amazing year round views of the mountains, you will want to come back to Dancing Bear time and time again. Thank you for taking the time to learn about our home, and we hope you choose Dancing Bear for your vacation getaway.More
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Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Towels Provided
Air Conditioning
Paper Towels Provided
Books
Ceiling Fans
Hairdryer
TV
Parking
Linens Provided
Internet Access
Toaster
Telephone
Cooker
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Local Guides/Maps
Hot Tub
Alarm Clock
Central Heating
Blender
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Microwave
Balcony
Mountain Views
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Terrace
Shared Indoor Pool
Fireplace
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We watched fall "pop" right from the balcony! This was a super nice condo to spend the week. The views are incredible!!

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Odyssey197562
Storyteller825503, VR Owner at 2 Balconies, VIEWS!!!, 2 Pools, Bonus Kids Loft, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

So happy you had a chance to see the beauty of the fall season from the condo. Come back soon! Jeff

Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

This is a wonderful condo with even more amazing views. I wish we could live here! It is spacious and clean and met all of our vacation needs. The owners are great and very easy to deal with. While we were there I noticed several...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Tracie C
Storyteller825503, VR Owner at 2 Balconies, VIEWS!!!, 2 Pools, Bonus Kids Loft, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2018

My wife and I really appreciate you taking the time to write such a nice review. We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your experience, and noticed the "local" flavor we strive for. Thank you for choosing Dancing Bear Getaway, and we hope...More

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Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

This was an incredible place to stay, and to be refreshed! The view was breath-taking! We really appreciated all of the little extras provided, especially the binoculars to view the beauty of the Smoky Mountains and Gatlinburg from the deck! God sure has created a...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Julie W
Storyteller825503, VR Owner at 2 Balconies, VIEWS!!!, 2 Pools, Bonus Kids Loft, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2018

What a beautiful description of our place and the mountains! Thanks to your whole family for being such wonderful guests.

Reviewed 18 October 2018

Not only was the outside views incredible, but the inside was so comfortable and homey we didn't want for anything. The beds were very comfortable and the towels were so fluffy and soft we wanted to take them home! There were so many special touches...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Angie S
Management response:Responded 19 October 2018

Hey Angie, My goodness what an awesome review, thanks! My wife and I truly appreciate you staying with us and we look forward to having you back again soon. All the best, Jeff & Maria

Reviewed 13 August 2018

Jeff is a great host. When you speak to him you can feel his love for this place. But most of all the view is amazing!! Loved the sunrise....the smoke coming up from the valley....so beautiful!

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Veronica_68_05
Management response:Responded 14 August 2018

Thanks Veronica for the wonderful comments. My wife and I really do love sharing our home with our fantastic guests. Hope your family can come back soon.

About the Owner
Jeff A
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:April 2014
Interaction with guests
Happy to share recommendations and always available to help.
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About the neighbourhood
Our mountain getaway is located just minutes away from downtown Gatlinburg with all the kids attractions, shopping, and restaurants, as well as the Great Smoky Mountain National Park. Ober Gatlinburg is just 1 mile away, and offers 4 seasons of family fun, from a water park in the summer to skiing and snow tubing in the winter. In addition, our complex is the only one on the mountain that offers both an indoor pool with jacuzzis, and an outdoor pool. The biggest attraction for staying in our unit is the most spectacular views of the mountains. Our home is the perfect blend of both a condo and a cabin. The 20-foot tall vaulted ceiling gives it a real mountain feeling. The two balconies give everyone a chance to enjoy the outdoors and are really wonderful. Children love the kids lof...
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For a change of pace -- drive into town, park the car, and take the trolley. Hop on and off all day at all the fun stops.
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