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Near Lake Wallenpaupack, Poconos: Log Home on 50 Acre Mountain Top

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Beautiful Log Home with New Deck & Landscaping


Last updated: 05/01/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

The VRBO instant quote system is not accurate, please use the 'EMAIL OWNER' button to contact us for a quote. MINIMUM STAY 2 NIGHTS. Check in 4pm, check out 11am.

Occupancy Limits: 12 people - 4 or more nights Family rental. 10 people - 3 night weekend rental. 8 people - 2 night weekend rentals. (possibly 1 or 2 additional people at owners discretion, charges will apply)

YOUR OWN PRIVATE RESORT...............You really are away from it all. Come renew yourself at this Beautiful Log Home getaway. Your mornings may begin with the deck or a porch beckoning you to relax outside and breathe in the 'mountain fresh' morning air. Ease back on the glider bench with a cup of coffee and listen to the sounds of nature while reading your favorite book. Walk on the private marked hiking trail back to a roaring woodland creek and waterfall. Enjoy watching the constant stream of visitors at the bird feeders. Fill the wildlife feed tub (with some deer chow from the local Agway) and gaze through the wall of windows at the amazing nocturnal parade of deer and other animals appearing out of the woodland. After the days activities slip into the sunken hot tub for some deep relaxation. In the winter, fire up the wood stove and enjoy its cozy ambience while watching the snow fall through the large wall of windows.

This beautifully decorated mountain retreat has it all and is ideal for any gathering of family and friends. 3 bedrooms, 2 & 1/2 baths, finished basement. Maximum occupancy for weekend groups is 8 peolple. Weekly family rentals up to 12 (possibly a few more with landlord approval, charges may apply).

Amenities include: AC, 5 TVs w/cable, wifi, large 6 person jacuzzi in a sunroom, foosball table, horse shoes, bow and arrow target w/backstop, outdoor fire pit, gas barbecue, 3/4 mile private hiking trail through beautiful classic Pennsylvania forest. Bring your 4 wheelers to ride on the property trail. Driveway has ample parking and is large enough to manuver and park a boat/trailer.

SO WHAT OTHER MAJOR ATTRACTIONS ARE IN THE POCONOS ? !: Our cabin is less than 30 minutes from 3 major water parks, Camelback, Great Wolf Lodge indoor water park and Kalahari Resort an indoor/outdoor water park which is stated to be the 'WORLDS LARGEST INDOOR WATER PARK', scheduled to open in the summer of 2015. The winter season has Camelback Ski and Snow Tubing Park, Jack Frost/Big Boulder ski areas and Montage Mountain.

This cabin is situated 5 minutes above the towns of Newfoundland and Greentown where you'll find friendly establishments offering breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Great casual dining can be found 10 minutes away in town at Napolitanos Italian restaurant (byob & cash only), or within a short distance at Trios (on 590) in Hamlin or The Boat House (on rte. 507, 25 minutes N. of the cabin) on the lake in Hawley. The Stationhouse Restaurant (20 minutes 507 s.) offers a driving range, mini golf, really good go cart racing and an arcade. Four star restaurants are the Settlers Inn located in Hawley and The French Manor in nearby South Sterling, Skytop Lodge and a personal favorite 'The Frog Town Inn' both in Canadensis. Tannersville Premium Outlets and Camelback Ski area/ Waterpark are only 30 minutes away. Claws and Paws wild animal park (open seasonally) and Lake Wallenpaupack are only 15 minutes away. Boat and wave runners rentals can be obtained from Rubber Duckie boat rentals. Boat tours are also available. Golf, skeet shooting and zip lines can be found at Skytop Lodge.



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Property Type

  • Cabin
  • 3000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25 years...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Limited Accessibility
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 12

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king


  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon


  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon


  • Finished lower level: 1 sleep sofa /futon


  • Other (See Description)

    Linens are NOT provided....moreless

  • 1st flr Master 1 King size bed, 2nd flr bedrms Queen size Beds (2), Sleep Sofa or Futons (2). Bedroom futons are full size, lower level futon (1) is queen size. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet


  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower


  • 2.5 : 1st flr master bathroom has large shower. 1st flr powder room. 2nd flr combination shower/bath. All bathrooms have toiilets....moreless


  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Games:

    Foosball table, horse shoes, board games, bow and arrow target with back stop....moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Blueridge cable....moreless

  • Stereo:

    Ipod or laptop can be played through the sound surround system in the main room. Small stereo unit w/ipod dock in hot tub room. Portable boom box for porch use....moreless

  • Television:

    Large flat screen in family room, large tv in finished lower level, small tv in each bedroom....moreless

  • Video Library:

    Misc. action and adventure dvds...moreless


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    Located on a mountain top on 50 wooded acres....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Whitewater Rafting


  • Dining:

    Kitchen table seats 8 and 2 outdoor picnic tables....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people


  • Air Conditioning:

    Large window unit in kitchen cools entire house. We suggest using ceiling fan in main room and floor fans (provided) to drive cool air into bedrooms....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Hot water base board radiators in family room and bedrooms, radiant floor heat in finished lower level, kitchen, bathrooms and sunroom....moreless

  • Internet:

    WIFI no password needed though your computer may ask you to choose an available network....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    10 cars...moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    Driveway has large circle at house large enough to manuver a trailer....moreless

  • Telephone:

    Most people get cell service from the house w/verizon and others....moreless

  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove:

    Use of Enviro-Log type logs only...moreless


  • Coffee Maker:

    2 coffee makers, 8 cup, basket style paper filter...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Plates and bowls for 8, 8 Steak knives, Utensils and cups for 16 and more, wine glasses, 2 cutting boards, carving knife set, blender, ladles, wisk, can opener all gadgets. Small food processor...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Table/chairs seat 8. Toaster oven, Bread maker, Crock pot, 24 & 16 qt stock pots, 12' and 13' covered fry pans, 4 cookie sheets, 2 muffin pans, 2 stovetop griddle pans, stoneware and metal pizza pans...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove:

    4 coil glass top, 3 oven racks....moreless

  • Toaster


  • Balcony:

    Four porches, 2 of which are 1 story up overlooking the woods and feeder area...moreless

  • Deck / Patio

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub:

    Large octagonal indoor sunken hot tub (spa) seats 6 inside glass walled sunroom. Home location offers privacy. ...moreless



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Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Normal weekly rate
Feb 13 - Dec 31, 2015
2 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Pet Fee $25
  • Cleaning Fee $130
  • Pet fee $25wknd, $100wk $25
  • Xtra rental time p/hour $50
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Taxes Included


2 nite wknd $1150

3 nite wknd $1498

4 to 6 nite add $400/nt.

$2495 wk

Mon nt. to Thurs nt. $475/nt.

Pet fee $25/wknd,$50/wk w/proof of shots

Use paypal $75 charge per/pmt

Guys/bachelor wknds $1398/2 nite, $1698/3 nite.

ML King, Presidents Day, Easter, Memorial Day, July 4, Labor Day: 20% premium.

Thnksvng 5 nite $2900

Christmas 6 nts $3395

New Yrs 4 nts $2995

Deposit of 50% of rental due within 5 days of your receipt of emailed rental agreement. Remaining 50% of rental plus $130.00 cleaning fee and a $500.00 refundable security deposit due no later than 14 day prior to your rental date.

* Accepted forms of payment are personal check and pay pal.

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Last updated: 05/01/2015
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2.5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Newfoundland Hotel
10 Miles
Nearest Golf
Skytop Lodge
2.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Many in town of Newfoundland 2.5 miles away
15 Miles
Nearest Ski
Camelback, Jack Frost/Big Boulder

Car: Recommended

Located within 10 minutes of Lake Wallenpaupack, 30 minutes of Camelback ski area and water park and Tannersville premium outlets. Fine and casual dining are noted in the main description, within 10 to 25 minutes. Premium wine and spirit stores are located in Hawley and Mount Pocono. Closest grocery stores are Dutchs Market in Greentown and Weis Market in Hamlin. Mount Airy Casino near Mount Pocono has casino and headline entertainment. Promised Land and Tobyhanna State Parks offer nature education,bird watching, nature walks, camping and hiking. Horseback riding at Happy Trails riding stable and Mountain Creek Riding Stable both near Mt Pocono. Movie theatres in Mt Pocono, Stroudsburg, Honesdale, Moosic, Dickson City and Scranton. Skytop Adventure center (15 minutes) offer rock climbing, zip lines, paintball, mountain biking, skeet shooting and more. Skytop Golf Course voted Best of the Northeast. Pocono Raceway is 40 minutes away offering Stock Car Racing Experience. The Station House Restaurant has a driving range, mini golf, a large arcade and really good go-cart racing.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2004

About the owner: The owners live in a Northern suburb of Philadelphia, and began searching for the perfect property to build a weekend home in 2000, and finally finished construction taking occupancy the day after Thanksgiving in 2004. 'The Fourth Woods' as the cabin property is named, is a page taken from the childhood of the owner. He and his brothers grew up in a farm land area filled with forests and fields, and it was their daily playground. They would venture out and explore through several large tracts of woodland until reaching the 'third woods' as they called it, which was deep, dark, several miles away and as far as anyone would go. Time passed and drivers licenses were obtained, and other interests took over. Fast forward a few decades. Hunting and walking though this 50 acre mountain property reminded him of those days and just how much he enjoyed living and breathing the outdoors. 'The Fourth Woods' seemed appropriate.

Why the Owner Chose Newfoundland:
As children, our family went on summer vacations to mountain lake areas such as Pennsylvania's Wallenpaupack, New Yorks Lake George and New Hampshire's Lake Winnipesaukee. Fond memories of camping trips to Tobyhanna and Promised land State Parks, and visiting a friends house on Lake Wallenpaupack. We built our dream vacation home after a two year search for an ideal parcel of land. This one had all of the elements we were looking for; secluded and scenic, huntable woodland with a creek, and close to a large body of water that offered recreation. Not until after we moved in did it become apparent just how perfect our choice was as we kept discovering all that the surrounding small towns had to offer and the area within 30 minutes travel. We began implementing a wildlife habitat improvement program on the property in 2009 and clear cut two 1 acre deer crop fields and a 3 acre sanctuary. We are thinking about building a pond below the house just into the woods and are planning to begin a natural landscape plan for the open area surrounding the house sometime this year.

The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
This log cabin (home) is used frequently by its owners and therefore is furnished and maintained at a much higher standard than a 'rental only' property. The size of the property at '50 acres' of woodland, is a feature almost completely unique that most vacation rental homes simply don't have. The time, effort, and expense put forth in decorating the interior were an endeavor of love and enthusiasm and we think our home reflects that. It is a wonderfully relaxing and quiet setting. You can feel so comfortable and secluded at the cabin yet you are only a short distance from so many things like shopping, dining and many forms of entertainment and of course Lake Wallenpaupack. There are several public boat accesses and beaches around the 15 mile long lake. Best of all when at our cabin, you don't have to be near the sounds and bustle of the big lake 24/7, only when you want to be.

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  • Beautiful Log Home with New Deck & Landscaping

    Beautiful Log Home with New Deck & Landscaping

  • Family Room hearth and wood stove.

    Family Room hearth and wood stove.

  • Balcony from below

    Balcony from below

  • Bright clean kitchen, toaster toaster oven, microwave, crocpot, lots of cookware

    Bright clean kitchen, toaster toaster oven, microwave, crocpot, lots of cookware

  • Second floor Bedroom 1 w/ queen bed and has a 'full' size futon too.

    Second floor Bedroom 1 w/ queen bed and has a 'full' size futon too.

  • Second floor bedroom 2, w/queen bed and  full size futon & nice front field view

    Second floor bedroom 2, w/queen bed and full size futon & nice front field view

  • Lower lever eating, or working area and visiting raccoon.

    Lower lever eating, or working area and visiting raccoon.

  • Curious kitchen visitor.

    Curious kitchen visitor.

  • Photo taken from dock of the 'Boat House Restaurant' on lake Wallenpaupack.

    Photo taken from dock of the 'Boat House Restaurant' on lake Wallenpaupack.

  • Great Wolf Lodge

    Great Wolf Lodge

  • New Fire Pit area

    New Fire Pit area

  • Main Family room..

    Main Family room..

  • Kitchen table seating area with great view of the outdoors..

    Kitchen table seating area with great view of the outdoors..

  • Sunroom with large windows, french doors, 8 person spa open and private.

    Sunroom with large windows, french doors, 8 person spa open and private.

  • First floor master bedroom showing rustic armoire, desk and entry to bathroom

    First floor master bedroom showing rustic armoire, desk and entry to bathroom

  • Bedroom 1 'full size'futon and view of front field & horse pasture across street

    Bedroom 1 'full size'futon and view of front field & horse pasture across street

  • 2nd floor bedroom 2 with log style 'full size' futon w/view into woods.

    2nd floor bedroom 2 with log style 'full size' futon w/view into woods.

  • Foosball table

    Foosball table

  • North Porch facing the woods.  Glider bench.

    North Porch facing the woods. Glider bench.

  • Camelback Ski Area

    Camelback Ski Area

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Newfoundland #418312

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