Bear Necessities

2 Bedroom, 2 Bath, Sleeps 6


Bear Necessities, a stylish two-bedroom condo for families or groups of friends, located just minutes from the main parkway in Pigeon Forge, offers a stunning location with breathtaking mountain views for an unforgettable vacation experience.


You’ll love the open-layout living space with its huge windows, amazing views, comfy seating, and a flat-screen TV.  Start a fire in the stone fireplace, and curl up with a warm cup of cocoa, or have a movie marathon. This space will relax you, inspire you, and entertain you!   


This fully stocked kitchen is such a cheerful space to be, you’ll catch yourself finding excuses to be in it!  Whip up your son’s favorite pudding, or your daughter’s favorite brownies. Whatever you need, this kitchen has it—cookery, flatware, and dishes. 

For your convenience, all cutlery, cookware, and dishes are provided. 


Nearby, you’ll find the round oak table that can seat four. Deal up a game of Texas Hold ‘Em or play a rousing game of charades... this dining room space is multi-functional!  If more seating is necessary, there are two additional seats at the breakfast bar. 


Both bedrooms here at Bear Necessities feature an abundance of natural light, making each space airy and bright. The beds are comfy, there are flat-screen TVs for your entertainment, and we’re not bragging, but we think you’ll have the best night’s sleep you’ve had in a long time here. 

Throw open those windows and breathe in that fresh mountain air! There’s nothing like it!  


The view here at Bear Necessities will leave you feeling reconnected with nature, and fully rejuvenated. We feel confident that you’ll return year after year. 

Don’t forget your swimsuit and sunscreen!  In warmer months, you’ll want to take a dip in the resort pool! 


With all the luxury that Bear Necessities has to offer, you might not ever want to leave the cottage. But if you do, you are within minutes of any convenience that Pigeon Forge or Gatlinburg has to offer, from charming local eateries to grocery shopping, to entertainment. 

All linens are provided, and there is a washer/dryer for your convenience.

Bear Necessities offers complimentary high-speed Wi-Fi access so you can browse your entertainment options or check your email.




  Area: Pigeon Forge
  Resort Location: Briarcliff

  Mountain View

  Queen Bed (1)
  King Bed (1)
  Queen Sleeper Sofa (1)

  Central Air
  Central Heat

  Cable TV

Swimming Pool

  Pool Type: Outdoor Community Pool - Seasonal

  Parking Spaces (2)
Pet Friendly

  Pets Not Allowed

  Fireplace: Wood Burning
  Fireplace Seasonal (Oct-Feb)
BBQ Grill

  No Grill

  WIFI Available

  Coffee Maker
  Bed Linens Provided
  Towels Provided
  Basic Cookware Provided


  Near Dollywood
  Near LeConte Event Center
  Near The Island in Pigeon Forge

  Enhanced Cleaning Practices

  24Hr Check-In
  Self Check In / Check Out
  Keyless Entry
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We were in town for a baseball tournament at the Cal Ripken Experience. This condo was the perfect location. Close to the parkway and all the activities and yet a very quiet, secluded feel.     –Laura B

We loved the condo! Perfect location, clean, and quiet. Would stay again!     –Matthew L

Spring Break 2023 We always love Bear Necessities. It gives my 7 year old grandson a place outside to play which puts him in heaven. See you in September. This was our 6th time staying here.     –Lora Goins

Great Vacation This condo was perfect! It had everything we needed. It was clean and the view was beautiful!     –Linda Wall

Anniversary vacation This was our first time in Tennessee and we loved it. Everything was perfect. Place was awesome. Close to every attraction we booked and very quiet.     –Sharon Fletcher

Our stay We loved how decorated it was for Christmas and how clean it was. We loved how comfy and affordable it was. We would love to stay here again.     –Megan Morrison

Loved it! Condo was awesome! Very quiet area with beautiful views. Hope to come back in the fall!     –Sandy Counce

Thanksgiving weekend in Pigeon Forge This property was very clean with gift boxes containing all of the extra amenities for the kithen and bathroom. It is conveniently located in the middle of Pigeon Forge. I had excellent communication with the host including a phone call and many informational texts.     –Martha Worley

Awesome! Everything you see on the pictures and description is true! This place was beautiful and clean and the fall decorations just made it that much better. Very nice and comfortable and very quiet. We definitely enjoyed our stay and plan to come back next year. I would give this place a 10! Thank you so much.     –Sandra Mccarley

Awesome rental This place was very clean and very quite It was very homey and we enjoyed it We will call again The rental agency was extremely helpful and we couldn’t have been more pleased Rosette     –Rosette Boyter

Bear necessities was the perfect family retreat! The home looks just as pictured and you can tell the owners take great pride in their home, it was cutely decorated for the fall season. Everything you could possibly need in the condo and tucked away from hustle and bustle but close enough to all area attractions in Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg! Kids also enjoyed the tic tac toe board and the pool during some down time. Great place and highly recommend.     –Heather Clay

Excellent Nice & quiet place. Condo was very nice and clean. Hope to stay again.     –Jackie Baity

Clean and convenient! We enjoyed our stay and property was convenient to everything and was in a quiet location. Would love to stay again!     –Betty Mcgruder

Excellent We enjoyed our long weekend here! The condo was very clean and stocked with everything we needed. We were close to strip but it was still quiet and peaceful. We will definitely stay here again.     –Angela Stogner

Home away from home We felt so at home in the Bear Necessities condo and enjoyed its location and a personalised warm welcome from the owners. Beautifully decorated for the season and continuous check ins to ensure we were happy with our stay. A great places to stay and close to many attractions both commercial and to beautiful nature parks. Throughly enjoyable.     –Sharon Messina

Great condo The condo has everything we needed. There was plenty of room for my mom, daughter and myself for our annual fall break trip. We loved the fall decorations. It was very comfy and cozy.     –Beverly Purvis

Fall Trip Everything was in great order and condition! Very clean and quiet. Within close proximity to everything     –Steven Petty

Excellent Very clean and nice . Close to all activities. Recommend for future stays.     –Michael Ward

Excellent This property was wonderful! Clean and cozy. The patio area was lovely to sit on in the evening! We will def stay here again if we come back to the area!     –Amy Mosley

Stay at Bear Necessities condo Very nice and close to entertainment and restaurants and shopping. Good price and the view was also great     –James Eller

Excellent Loved it. It’s out of the way and still very close to everything. Best of all it was very quiet. We felt like we were home. Great place to stay     –Lawrence Gilbert

Absolutely wonderful Very clean and new. Had great views and close to markets and main shopping area.     –Ivan Martinez

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