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“relaxing stay at Bear Cub Chalet”
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Bear Cub front with mature trees
View of Candy Mountain
View from deck, church and  Candy mountain
Fall view from covered porch
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Bear Cub front deck
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Chalet -
3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 10
Murphy, North Carolina

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Patricia...
Charleston, South Carolina
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“relaxing stay at Bear Cub Chalet”
Reviewed 31 March 2016 for a stay in March 2016

Bear Cub Chalet was very clean, comfortable and peaceful, and a perfect getaway for a long weekend! The owners are great hosts and provided everything that was needed for an enjoyable stay. The chalet was perfect for our dog as well, and we were delighted to be able to take him along (fenced in yard and deck!)
The area is beautiful and there is a lot to do in and around the quaint town of Murphy, N.C.
Nice restaurants with live music, and a great River Walk that circles the town. Lots of great antique shops and beautiful old churches.The Hiawasee Dam had breathtaking scenery, and we enjoyed our visit to Field of the Woods (it was particularly nice to be there on Easter Sunday).
Thank you to Paula and Greg for a wonderful home away from home!

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Liked best: the house, with fenced in yard and deck
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children People with pets
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Management Response
1 Apr 2016
Thanks Patty for taking time to post these wonderful words of endorsement.Bear Cub and Beary Cozy both have fenced yards for our 4 legged friends.Glad Y'all had a great time!

Greg and Paula
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orlando40...
Bedford, New Hampshire
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“LOVE IT!!!!!”
Reviewed 26 March 2016 for a stay in March 2016

Cozy,comfy, relaxing! Our family fit perfectly at bear cub. Everything you need is there, providing an easy vacation. Wished we stayed longer, will definitely be coming back!

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Management Response
27 Mar 2016
Thanks for this wonderful testimony. Always glad to hear folks having a great time in the beautiful Smokys!

Greg and Paula
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Nailem L
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
“Home away from home”
Reviewed 10 March 2016 for a stay in February 2016

We stayed there as mid point with our family from New Jersey, we drove al the way from Miami to have a nice, cozy and unbelievable weekend. The Cabin gives you that mountain feeling and it felt truly like a home away from home. Thank you for keeping it so neat and enjoyable.

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Management Response
11 Mar 2016
It was great for you to be able to spend quality time with family. Our cabins are in a great location for folks up north and from Florida to meet up.Thanks Nailem for this awesome review!

Greg and Paula
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Sheila H
Gardendale, Alabama
1 review
“Wonderful Trip”
Reviewed 21 February 2016 for a stay in February 2016

Some of the members of the extended family that were traveling with us had to be in Murphy, NC on business. I needed internet access to be able to continue working while on the trip. We also needed room to sleep four people - none of whom were "couples." Bear Cub Cabin provided all of this.

The cabin was spacious, well decorated in an appropriate theme, provided everything you could possibly need, and was very reasonably priced. We will certainly keep this cabin in mind for any future trips to the Murphy, NC area.

Thank you, Greg and Paula, for wonderful accommodations on our trip.

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Liked best: The cabin provided an overall wonderful stay at a very reasonable price.
Liked least: There were no complaints at all about the cabin.
Travelling group: Extended Family
Your age range 50-64
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway People with disabilities
Older travelers Families with young children
Large groups People with pets
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  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
  • Did the property offer wi-fi/internet access?
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
26 Feb 2016
What a great review! We keep all our cabins ready to be your home away from home.This cabin will sleep 8 with 3 bedrooms and 2 baths.

Greg and Paula
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Reed D
Washington DC, District of Columbia
3 reviews
“Wonderful time at Bear Cub Cabin!”
Reviewed 3 January 2016 for a stay in December 2015

My friends and I enjoyed our time at Bear Cub. Greg and Paula are wonderful hosts! The cabin is exactly as advertised, and we loved their detailed guide to the cabin and the surrounding area. We had a great time cooking and socializing in the large kitchen/living area, going into town, and hiking. It was a wonderful backdrop for friends to socialize and reconnect, and we hope to be back soon!

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Travelling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children Large groups
People with pets
  • Was the property as advertised?
  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
  • Did the property offer wi-fi/internet access?
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Management Response
4 Jan 2016
Thanks Reed for this awesome review!! We hope to meet Y'all next time.

Greg and Paula
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trixiepen...
Douglasville, Georgia
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
“Beautiful, cozy and very relaxing.”
Reviewed 3 November 2015 for a stay in October 2015

The cabin was absolutely gorgeous on the inside. Loved the decor and the homey feel that the cabin has. It felt like home. So very cozy. There was nothing that I desired that wasn't already there. Loved sitting outside on the wrap around porch and just enjoying the peace and quietness of the area. They thought of everything that one might need. Love it!! Planning on returning very soon. Thanks for the beautiful house warming gift. So very thoughtful.

Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
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Management Response
4 Nov 2015
What a wonderful review!! Thanks so much! Glad you were able to celebrate your birthday in our lovely cabin.

Greg and Paula
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Edita708
Port Saint Lucie, Florida
1 review
“Wonderful vacation”
Reviewed 18 October 2015 for a stay in October 2015

The cabin was nice and clean, well organized. Beautiful views!!! We and our two dogs enjoyed the stay. Definitely would recommend to anyone for a getaway. Thanks, Greg and Paula!

Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Management Response
19 Oct 2015
Thanks for taking time to write a very nice review. We hope you come back real soon.Thanks again Greg & Paula
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