Pigeon Forge

A young boy feeding deer from his hand.

9 Incredible Animal Attractions in Pigeon Forge TN and the Smokies

Animal lovers are sure to have a blast in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee! Our Smoky Mountain city features a host of attractions where you can see, and in some cases interact with, a variety of beautiful critters. To help you make the most of your next vacation, Hearthside Cabin Rentals has put together a guide to 9 incredible animal attractions in Pigeon Forge TN and the Smokies. Read more

The historic Old Mill in the Smoky Mountains.

Pigeon Forge Sightseeing: 6 Can’t-Miss Landmarks in Town

Pigeon Forge, TN is unlike anywhere else in the world! When you drive down the Parkway, the main road in the Smoky Mountains, you will see a seemingly endless variety of whimsical buildings and fun attractions. To help you make the most of your next vacation, Hearthside Cabin Rentals has put together the ultimate Pigeon Forge sightseeing guide. Read on to learn about the top six landmarks in town: Read more

A delicious apple pie on a table with apples.

4 Places to Enjoy Fall Food in Pigeon Forge, Gatlinburg, and Sevierville

Fall is one of the very best times to visit Tennessee’s Smoky Mountains! While the stunning leaves are definitely the main attraction, autumn is also a paradise for food lovers. During the harvest season, locally grown apples, corn, pumpkins, and other fruits and vegetables are brought into town to create some irresistible treats. The fall months also feature a number of special festivals and events that showcase seasonal food and drink. To help you make the most of your next vacation, Hearthside Cabin Rentals has put together a guide to finding the best fall food in Pigeon Forge, Gatlinburg, and Sevierville. Read more

The sign at the entrance to Dollywood.

Your Complete Guide to All of the Annual Dollywood Festivals

Dollywood is the most popular ticketed attraction in the state of Tennessee! Owned by legendary country singer Dolly Parton, this amazing theme park in Pigeon Forge is visited by 3 million annual guests. Throughout the year, Dollywood hosts a number of awesome festivals that bring special entertainment, decorations, and food to the park. To help you make the most of your next vacation, Hearthside Cabin Rentals has put together a guide to all of the incredible Dollywood festivals.

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The Old Mill Pottery House Cafe & Grille in Pigeon Forge TN.

Top 7 Local Favorite Restaurants in Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg

The Smoky Mountain area is home to some of the very best restaurants in East Tennessee! With hundreds of eateries to choose from, it can be hard to decide where to go out for lunch or dinner. If you’re looking for an authentic taste of the Smokies, we suggest eating where the locals eat! To help you make the most of your next vacation, Hearthside Cabin Rentals has put together a guide to the top seven local favorite restaurants in Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg. Read more

The Shops at the Old Mill in Pigeon Forge TN

5 of the Best Ice Cream Shops in Pigeon Forge That You Do Not Want to Miss

Ice cream is one of the best ways to take a minute to relax and catch your breath while on your vacation. And when it comes to ice cream shops, Pigeon Forge has no shortage of them! Read more


5 Groups That Will Love Our Large Cabin Rentals in Pigeon Forge TN

When you have a large group going on a trip together to the Smokies, you want to have everyone in one centralized location so that you can enjoy all of your activities together. Our large cabin rentals in Pigeon Forge TN are the ideal place for your group to stay.

With enough space for everyone and great amenities to enjoy during your stay, we know your group will enjoy every minute of their time in our cabins. Read more

The Parkway in Pigeon Forge TN

Why You Should Plan a Last Minute Vacation to Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge Cabins

With the summer coming to a close, you will want to get in one last hurrah before the school year begins. A last minute vacation to Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge cabins is the perfect way to end your summer with a bang! Read more

Beautiful mountain view from a Pigeon Forge cabin with indoor pool

Cabin Showcase: 4 of Our Pigeon Forge TN Cabins with an Indoor Pool

Staying in a cabin offers a better experience than staying in a hotel because you have better privacy and more amenities. We have plenty of cabins for you to choose from. Some have home theaters, some have pool access, but the best cabins for you are our Pigeon Forge TN cabins with an indoor pool.

Staying in a cabin with an indoor pool is an easy and fun way to save money because instead of paying to go to a water park, you can just return to your vacation rental to cool off whenever you like. Here are 4 of our cabins with indoor pools that you should definitely check out for your next vacation! Read more

Country Tonite music show in Pigeon Forge sign at night

6 Unique Things to Do in Pigeon Forge TN We Know You’ll Love!

When you visit a new place on vacation, it’s fun to figure out what you want to do during your stay and what attractions you want to visit. You want to see everything friends and family have recommended, but you also want to explore some things you may have noticed on your way in.

Here’s a few of our favorite and unique things to do in Pigeon Forge TN that we know you’ll love! Read more