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Peaceful Pocono Vacation Getaway in Jim Thorpe

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Beautiful Fire-pit area for nightly campfires

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Last updated: 08/30/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Jim Thorpe house description

Relax and enjoy this beautiful wooded lot with over-sized deck and beautiful stone-walled fire-pit area, large enough for the entire family to make nightly s'mores. Pretty wooded setting, on large one acre lot, with plenty of parking. Enjoy the private community pool just one block away or the beautiful private beach and lake one block in the other direction.

Fabulous private lake community boasting 2 beaches with picnic area, pool and boat/kayak launching areas, in the beautiful Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania. 5 minutes from historic Jim Thorpe where you can dine, shop and stroll through town.

Countless outdoor activities are minutes away, including whitewater rafting in the Lehigh River, skirmish, hiking and mountain biking or visit Lehigh Gorge State Park.

The home has three levels of clean and comfortable living. Perfect for families with children or family reunions. Three bedrooms and two loft areas with full sized futons as well as a basement rec room for the kids.

The house is available for rental year-round (summer, fall, winter, spring); weekends, by the week, monthly or seasonally, as available. We look forward to welcoming you !

Nearby Attractions:

* Historic Jim Thorpe (5 minutes)
* Lehigh Gorge State Park
* Big Boulder / Jack Frost (less than 10 minutes)
* Penn's Peak ( 5 minutes)
* Skirmish/Paint Ball, Rafting, Biking, Hiking (2 minutes)
* Golf (less than 10 minutes)
* Horseback Riding (less than 10 minutes)
* Split Rock Resort (less the 10 minutes)
* Shopping (5 minutes)
* Pocono Raceway (10 minutes)
*Outlet Shopping (30 minutes)
*Bushkill Falls (40 minutes)

Keywords: Pocono, lake, vacation, ski, golf, bike, raft, hike, swim,fish, jim thorpe, mountain, family, firepit, deck , trees, bedrooms, bath, dining

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • House

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
          • Children Welcome

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 6-10

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Dining Area Seats:


          • Dining
          • Coffee Maker
          • Cooking Utensils
          • Dishes & Utensils
          • Dishwasher
          • Ice Maker
          • Kitchen
          • Microwave
          • Oven
          • Refrigerator
          • Toaster
          • Seating for 8 people


          • Heating:

            Unique Kerosene heater...moreless

          • Air Conditioning:

            Master Bedroom...moreless

          • Clothes Dryer
          • Gas Fireplace
          • Hair Dryer
          • Iron & Board
          • Linens Provided
          • Living Room
          • Parking
          • Towels Provided
          • Washing Machine

          Other Amenities

              • oversized deck, large open firepit landscaped area, porch swing, private wooded lot, private beaches, playground, recreation area, bocci ball, BBQ, private community pool, baseball field, boat launch, dock, covered picnic area...moreless


              • Satellite / Cable:

                Wi-FI available....moreless

              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Foosball
              • Television
              • VCR
              • Video Games
              • Video Library


                  • Wireless Internet

                  Pool & Spa

                      Outdoor Features

                      • Deck / Patio:

                        Includes adjacent fire pit....moreless

                      • Kayak / Canoe
                      • Lawn / Garden
                      • Outdoor Grill
                      • Tennis


                      • Adventure
                      • Historic
                      • Sports & Activities

                      Location & View

                      • Beach View
                      • Lake View


                      • Churches
                      • Basketball Court
                      • Cross Country Skiing
                      • Cycling
                      • Fishing
                      • Fly Fishing
                      • Freshwater Fishing
                      • Golf
                      • Hiking
                      • Hot Air Ballooning
                      • Hunting
                      • Hunting Small Game
                      • Ice Skating
                      • Jet Skiing
                      • Kayaking
                      • Mountain Biking
                      • Mountain Climbing
                      • Mountaineering
                      • Rafting
                      • Rock Climbing
                      • Sailing
                      • Skiing
                      • Snowboarding
                      • Snowmobiling
                      • Swimming
                      • Tennis
                      • Medical Services
                      • Hospital
                      • Groceries
                      • Fitness Center
                      • Cinemas
                      • Health/Beauty Spa
                      • Library
                      • Live Theater
                      • Museums
                      • Playground
                      • Recreation Center
                      • Restaurants
                      • Theme Parks
                      • Water Parks
                      • Antiquing
                      • Bird Watching
                      • Water Skiing
                      • Boating
                      • Horseback Riding
                      • Horseshoes
                      • Miniature Golf
                      • Outlet Shopping
                      • Scenic Drives
                      • Shopping
                      • Shuffleboard
                      • Sight Seeing
                      • Sledding
                      • Walking
                      • Wildlife Viewing
                      • ATM/Bank
                      • Gambling Casinos
                      • Whitewater Rafting


                      Write a review 4.9
                      from 12 traveler reviews
                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      My Standard Rate
                      2 night min stay
                      $200 $200
                      Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
                      $1,100 $4,200
                      * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                      Additional information about rental rates


                      • Pet Fee $100
                      • Taxes Included


                      From Memorial Day to Labor Day, weekly rentals will have priority,

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                      Last updated: 08/30/2014
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                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2007

                      About the owner: Philadelphia residents since birth. We visit the Peaceful Pocono Getaway as often as possible.

                      Why the Owner Chose Jim Thorpe:
                      Any time of year is a good time to visit Bear Creek Lakes in the Pocono Mountains, located within driving distance of most major East Coast cities. Our property is centrally located with-in the community. Quite is the word as there are no properties across from ours. The Pocono region steaming with history offers year-round cultural tours and art exhibitions, abundant antiquing and brand-name shopping and a full calendar of festivals showcasing the heritage, music and food of the Pocono Mountains.

                      The Unique Benefits at this House:
                      Vacation fun and year 'round living begin at Bear Creek Lakes, in the heart of the lively Pocono Vacationland. Here, lying in the scenic Pocono's, 1500 feet above sea level, Bear Creek Lakes proudly takes its place high on the roster of America's finest communities. There's mountain beauty all around. Bear Creek Lakes is a peaceful and restful community of permanent residents and vacation homeowners. You'll find us to be the most enjoyable vacation spot you've ever known. For Bear Creek Lakes is a complete community in itself, only your imagination limits the exciting possibilities afforded at Bear Creek Lakes. Located along Rt. 903, just eight and one half miles from the Mahoning Valley Turnpike Interchange, Bear Creek Lakes is close to the finest skiing and recreational facilities in the Pocono's. These include Big Boulder Ski Area and Split Rock. Close at hand is 26,000 acre game land 141, offering the finest grouse, rabbit, ring neck pheasant, squirrel, and deer hunting to be found anywhere. Other nearby points of recreational interest include Hickory Run State Park and the Francis E. Walter Dam on the Lehigh River. Three miles of shoreline surrounds 160 acres of unspoiled Bear Creek Lake! The Lake is fully stocked perfect for fishing, sailing, boating, and swimming along with two private beaches. There is a heated Olympic size swimming pool and a wading pool, tennis courts, shuffleboard, bocce court, regulation softball field, basketball courts, volleyball courts, picnic areas and playgrounds. The community has a clubhouse and a large pavilion which are available for private parties.

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                      • Beautiful Fire-pit area for nightly campfires

                        Beautiful Fire-pit area for nightly campfires

                      • Modern, clean kitchen with brand new appliances.

                        Modern, clean kitchen with brand new appliances.

                      • Twin bedroom

                        Twin bedroom

                      • Have dinner or morning coffee on the over-sized deck.  Quiet, serene, peaceful.

                        Have dinner or morning coffee on the over-sized deck. Quiet, serene, peaceful.

                      • Master bedroom with TV and views of the trees.

                        Master bedroom with TV and views of the trees.

                      • Great Mountain Biking

                        Great Mountain Biking

                      VRBO #359082

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                      This listing was first published here in 2011.

                      Date last modified - Tuesday, September 16, 2014

                      $200 per night (USD)

                      3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 10

                      View calendar: Updated 08/30/14
                      Minimum stay: 2 nights
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