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10 guests5 bedrooms7 beds4 baths
10 guests
5 bedrooms
7 beds
4 baths
Ames is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Great check-in experience
100% of recent guests gave the check-in process a 5-star rating.
Great location
100% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.

You’ll fall in love with Tom’s Stand, a luxurious log house on the edge of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.
Enjoy magnificent views from the front porch, or from the top of nearby Hemphill Bald. Go horseback riding at the adjacent Cataloochee Ranch. And at day's end, have a drink in the living room, with its cathedral ceiling and arched glass wall. In other rooms, you'll find cherry countertops, hand-hewn beams, whimsical touches and a wall of windows facing the morning sun.


Cable TV
Indoor fireplace
Entire place
You’ll have the space to yourself and will only share it with those you’re traveling with.

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed,1 double bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed
Bedroom 3
1 double bed
Bedroom 4
1 double bed
Bedroom 5
1 double bed
Common spaces
1 sofa bed



72 reviews
Tammy User Profile
August 2019
Absolutely stunning views! The most peaceful place!
Kim User Profile
August 2019
Absolutely amazing home! Beautiful inside and out! Views are amazing, surrounded by nature. Definitely THE place to get away from it all, unplug, unwind, and relax!
Bruce User Profile
July 2019
We love this house so so much. Had been in winter and summer and look forward to be there again this winter again Love this house
Patricia User Profile
June 2019
Tom's Stand is a great place to relax, unwind and be with your family or friends.
Nancy User Profile
June 2019
We felt like we were in our own little private haven at the top of the world. It is simply stunning. The house and the grounds are charming. Our kids had a fantastic time unplugging from their phones and hiking, playing in the yard, and making s'mores. A few things that might be…
Brittany User Profile
June 2019
Thank you so much for hosting us! I loved the house, it was everything I wanted and more. My family was so impressed by the house and how comfortable it felt. Not only was the house beautiful but the views were amazing.
Lois User Profile
June 2019
The best value around. Inside and outside, can’t recommend this gem highly enough.

Hosted by Ames

Charlotte, NCJoined in August 2015
Ames User Profile
72 Reviews
Ames is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
I'm a newspaper journalist who loves the outdoors - particularly the N.C. mountains and the wonderful corner of it where we are privileged to own a home.
Interaction with guests
Yes. Guests can feel free to call or write with questions.
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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The neighborhood


House Rules

No smoking
No pets
Check-in is anytime after 3PM and check out by 10AM