6 Shocking Health Benefits of Staying in a Gatlinburg Pet Friendly Cabin

A woman and her dog wearing sunglasses in a car.

We all know the health benefits of taking a Smoky Mountain vacation, but what are the added benefits of staying in a Gatlinburg pet friendly cabin and bringing your dog along for the adventure? To find the answer to this question, read the health benefits we found below. Some of the answers may surprise you.

Reduces Stress

One of the biggest purposes of taking a Smoky Mountain vacation is to reduce your stress levels from everyday life. In turn, having a dog around is another great way people can keep their stress levels to a minimum.

Therefore, by combining the two, Smoky Mountain vacationers staying in a Gatlinburg pet friendly are sure to be some of the most carefree and unstressed people in the area. Don’t believes us? Come visit and stay inside one of these pet friendly cabins to find out for yourself.

Good for Your Heart

Experts say that having a dog around is a great way to keep your heart’s cholesterol levels and blood pressure down, so why wouldn’t you want to continue this healthy trend during your Smoky Mountain vacation?

Besides, it is also a known fact that the secret to a healthy heart is to fill it with lots of fond memories and laughter, and pets are a great resource for both.

Encourages You To Explore More

mother and son hiking in the Smokies with a dogLike many visitors to the area, you and your family probably have a solid list of all the fun and exciting attractions in Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg that you love to visit. However, some of these attractions may not be the most pet friendly.

Don’t worry though, this just means that you and your family will have a unique opportunity to discover a new set of favorite pet friendly attractions in Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg, thus opening you up to enjoy a whole new Smoky Mountain vacation experience.

Click here for a list of our favorite pet friendly attractions in Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg.

Helps You Get Into the Vacation Spirit

Seeing the excitement in your dog’s eyes as he or she is frantically wagging your tail will instantly put a smile on your face, and you will be ready to begin an exciting vacation adventure in the Smoky Mountains. It will no longer matter whether or not your left the porch light on, how much work you may have when you return home, or what will happen to all the laundry you didn’t have time to finish. You’re on vacation, enjoy it!

Better For Your Dog’s Health

little girl and dog ready for a pet friendly Smoky Mountain vacationIt is a known facts that dogs are genuinely more happy and more at ease when they are around their owners. This companionship helps reduce any anxiety or stress your dog might otherwise feel if you left him or her at home when you went on your Smoky Mountain vacation.

Besides, doesn’t your dog also enjoy a few days of rest and relaxation staring at beautiful mountain scenery?

Keeps Bears Away

Now, there is a really good chance that you and your family will not come across a bear while staying at your Gatlinburg or Pigeon Forge pet friendly cabin. However, in the unlikely event that this does occur, the benefit of having your pet around is that it will alert you of any unwanted visitors outside your door.

The loud noises from the dog are also good to encourage the bears to leave.

Spotlight on one of our favorite Gatlinburg Pet Friendly cabins: Dream View Manor

pet friendly Gatlinburg cabin Dream View ManorAt HearthSide Cabin Rentals, we offer a variety of Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg pet friendly cabins. These units range in size from one bedroom all the way up to 12 bedrooms and more.


Dream View Manor is a 12 bedroom and 12 bath cabin. With this much space, this Gatlinburg pet friendly cabin rental can easily accommodate up to 56 guests in one visit.

Inside, guests will find 11 king size beds, 11 futons, 2 sets of queen bunk beds and 2 sleeper sofas. Not to mention, this Dream View Manor also has an ample amount of parking that can accommodate a motor coach or church van easily.


Dream View Manor is located at our luxury resort, HearthSide at the Preserve. What makes HearthSide at the Preserve so special is that it is a secluded mountain top resort that have an elevation of over 2,700 feet. From here, guests have a truly unbeatable scenic mountain view that stretches as far as the eye can see.

In addition, this resort also offers several added bonuses that many of our other Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg pet friendly cabins do not. At HearthSide at the Preserve, guests will have exclusive access to the resorts seasonal outdoor pool area, covered outdoor pavilion, exercise facility, and the resort’s sauna and steam room.

Another added bonus of staying at HearthSide at the Preserve, guests will have accesses to a variety of romantic Smoky Mountain wedding venues that are within walking distance of this Pigeon Forge pet friendly cabin. Click here to learn more about the Smoky Mountain wedding venues offered by HearthSide Cabin Rentals.

For driving directions to HearthSide at the Preserve, feel free to use the map below.


One of the things we love about the Dream View Manor is all of the luxurious amenities that our vacationers can find inside this log-style Gatlinburg pet friendly cabin.

An example of the amenities found in Dream View Manor include:

Dream View Manor cabin in Pigeon ForgeElectric Fireplace

-Home Theater System

-Air Hockey Table

-Charcoal Grill

-Pool Table

-Satellite TV Service

-Home Theater System

-Panoramic mountain views

Rental Rates

Rental prices this Gatlinburg pet friendly cabin range anywhere between $895 to $1495 a night, depending on the season. Click here to check the price and availability of Dream View Manor for your next Smoky Mountain vacation.

Before you reserve, be sure to check out Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg cabin specials page for the best ways to save money on your Smoky Mountain vacation.

Ready to reserve your next Smoky Mountain vacation inside one of HearthSide Cabin Rentals’ spacious Pigeon Forge or Gatlinburg pet friendly cabins? Give us a call today at 1-888-993-7655. One of our team members will be more than happy to assist you and your family find the perfect rental, as well as answer any questions you may have.

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