Unit 3 Overlooking the Lake

Decks on the ground and first floors. Access from Dining room; master bedroom; Bed 2 & Bed 3

Unit #3

Dining Area with Patio Doors to the deck

Breakfast Bar

Extendable Dining Table

Fully Fitted Kitchen Area

Bear's Den Unit 3

Bears Den,  a boutique development of stylish vacation homes, centrally located on the crystal waters of Smith Lake,  northern Alabama.  With a private on-site  boat launch exclusive to our renters;  slips for boats with an integral swim platform;  communal party deck;  BBQ stations at each house Bearsden is a truly relaxing place to spend a vacation. Bearsden  sits in a slew with year-round deep water but has very limited water traffic. Privacy and a quiet life.

Six Vacation Homes
Six homes are available either as individual units or in multiple rentals.  Reunions of classmates;  family; weddings; church gatherings can all be easily be accommodated.

Boat Rentals

Boat rentals are available on-site.  We have six boats available to our renters.  Ski boats; deckboats; fishing boats [not bass].  These all allow a;; current water sport activities.  An on-site mechanic is also available for any maintenance work that may be required.

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Amenities & Accommodations

Our cabin's spacious small, cozy sitting room / diner / kitchen downstairs affords private time from the younger ones upstairs in the 'Den' area.  Downstairs has the breakfast bar,  kitchen diner, sitting area and master bed with full en-suite jetted tub and shower.  Solid wood floors and high 19fy ceilings with wood panelling to chair rail height.

The kitchen is fully equipped for all your cooking needs and features all new stainless steel appliances. Other amenities include a dishwasher, microwave, and washer & dryer. There is an equisite oak and tile bar with additional seating for eating. A king-size bed, walk-in closet, and private bathroom highlight the master bedroom.

Upstairs are two large bedrooms;  shared bath with jetted tub;  family/games room with large screen TV [flat panel]. Multiple board games available.

Outside, through patio doors [from both the master and the living room] you exit on to the deck complete with patio furniture and the view of the lake.

Amenities List

Entertainment Center inclued in this rental home Entertainment Center
Deck inclued in this rental home Deck
Air Conditioning inclued in this rental home Air Conditioning
Central Heating inclued in this rental home Central Heating
Game Room inclued in this rental home Game Room
Full Kitchen inclued in this rental home Full Kitchen
Microwave inclued in this rental home Microwave
Washer/Dryer Unit inclued in this rental home Washer/Dryer Unit
Bar inclued in this rental home Bar
BBQ inclued in this rental home BBQ
Free Parking inclued in this rental home Free Parking


Standard Rental Rates

"Now is the time for that spring vacation you've been waiting for! Receive an instant 10% discount by entering the coupon code #SPRING10 when you book your reservation online. Offer expires April 30th."

Please contact for Multiple Bookings Discount as well as Military;  Firemen;  Police [incl Sheriff] Nurses and all Military.

Standard Winter Rates
November 1 - March 31
Weekly $1,000.00
Mon $175.00
Tue $175.00
Wed $175.00
Thu $175.00
Fri $200.00
Sat $200.00
Sun $175.00
Standard Summer Rates
April 1 - October 31
Weekly $1,950.00
Mon $295.00
Tue $295.00
Wed $295.00
Thu $295.00
Fri $330.00
Sat $330.00
Sun $330.00

Rental Policies and Conditions

Payments Accepted

Credit Cards, Personal Checks, Certified Checks/Money Orders

Minimum Stay

A minimum stay of 2 nights required during standard rental dates.

All currencies are shown in USD.

"This is a pet-friendly, non-smoking home. To keep our home beautiful for your enjoyment, a cleaning fee of $185.00 is charged per reservation.  All reservations require a $250.00 damage deposit that will be charged to your credit card 3 days prior to check-in."

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Location & Travel Information

Coming from I65

Leave at Junction 308 of I65. 

Follow signs at the junction CR 278 HEADING TOWARDS Arley and
Addison.  This is the direction AWAY from Cullman.

After exactly 16 miles turn Left on to CR77.  Follow this road towards Arley. 

After approximately 14 miles, and after going over the big bridge,  turn LEFT on to CR12 [Wilson bend road].  This turning can be identified by 'Old Nathans' Gas station on the right -  a grey, drab single story set of buildings .

Follow this road carefully.  There's a 'Y' junction with a lot of realtor signs after 4 miles approx and a fire station on the left where you turn right.  Take the right hand road – this is still CR 12.

After this junction CR 207 can be found on the RIGHT after 3.7 miles approx.  Turn on CR 207  and again almost immediately on the RIGHT at CR 3941.  Follow CR 3941 for 200 yds.  Bears Den is on the RIGHT HAND SIDE and can be identified by a Bears Den Sign.

 My contact info:  Cell 205 222 6298.  The cell functions sporadically
in this area as well as my home number:  205 387 0284.

So the address is:  Bears Den; 200 CR 3941;  Arley Al 35503

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