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The Bear Cottage! An Original Alpine Chalet.

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Amanda

The Bear Cottage! An Original Alpine Chalet.

Entire cottage
5 guests2 bedrooms3 beds1 bath
5 guests
2 bedrooms
3 beds
1 bath
Great check-in experience
100% of recent guests gave the check-in process a 5-star rating.
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the lockbox.
Sparkling clean
7 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.

The Bear Cottage is Close to town, yet has a private, countryside feel. Located on the edge of Franklin, just off the famous “Highlands Road” in a quiet, safe, forested area. Just a few yards down the road from a beautiful, majestic Smokey Mountain view!

Amenities

Air conditioning
Cable TV
Dryer
Essentials
Entire place
You’ll have the space to yourself and will only share it with those you’re travelling with.

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed
Common spaces
1 sofa bed

Accessibility

Step-free access to the bedroom
Extra space around bed

Availability

Reviews

10 reviews
Accuracy
5.0
Communication
5.0
Cleanliness
5.0
Check-in
5.0
Value
4.9
Location
4.8
Caleb User Profile
Caleb
October 2019
The Bear Cottage was the perfect spot for us to rest and recharge after a trip out on the AT. Amanda was a gracious and helpful host, and the Bear Cottage checked all the boxes in terms of a nice place up in the hills that is very centrally located. Amanda was very responsive…
Anna User Profile
Anna
October 2019
We loved this perfect weekend cabin! So clean and perfect for our mountain getaway to visit our student at Western Carolina. Amanda was excellent with staying in contact and thought of every little detail we needed for our stay. We will definitely be back!
Drew User Profile
Drew
September 2019
This is a lovely cottage. Lovely place to stay and get away for a weekend!
Wade User Profile
Wade
September 2019
Such a beautiful and quiet place. Close to everything you want. Very clean and tidy. Amanda is extremely helpful if you need ideas of places to hit while there.
Hunter User Profile
Hunter
August 2019
Amanda was a great host! Her place was very clean and she was very helpful. I would definitely recommend booking her house. Thanks again Amanda!
Dean User Profile
Dean
August 2019
Cute house - very private - Thanks!
Jessica User Profile
Jessica
August 2019
Amanda’s place was great stay as well as super cozy and clean. It was very much as described and perfect for a little get away. We highly recommend, and Amanda is super friendly and a pleasure to work with!

Hosted by Amanda

North Carolina, NCJoined in September 2013
Amanda User Profile
10 Reviews
1 Reference
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I am a biological & ecological field research scientist. After about 10 years of field research, studying ecological dynamics such as seedlings in the Amazon, venomous snakes in Costa Rica, sea turtles in the Virgin Islands, and dinosaur fossils in Peru, I transitioned into…
Interaction with guests
We are available when you need us, but also like to give you your privacy.
Languages: English, Español
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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The neighbourhood

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: Flexible
Checkout: 1PM
Self check-in with lockbox
Check-in
Flexible
Checkout
1PM

House Rules

  • Not suitable for children and infants
  • No smoking
  • No pets
  • No parties or events

Cancellations