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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.
* HUNTING BY RENTERS NOT PERMITTED. * NO ILLEGAL FIREWORKS. * NO PROM OR GRADUATION PARTIES. * NO 1 NIGHT RENTALS * BED LINENS AND TOWELS NOT PROVIDED.
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
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 $25wknd, $100wk$25
Xtra rental time p/hour$50
Refundable Damage Deposit$500
2 nite wknd $1150
3 nite wknd $1498
4 to 6 nite add $400/nt.
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.
* Use of pay pal is an additional $60.00 charge per pay pal payment.
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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.
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.