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Bittersweet Guest House Nestled in the Hills of Pennsylvania Dutch Country

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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Enjoy your stay in a quaint farmhouse overlooking 12 acres of farmland. The guest house is just minutes off Interstate I-78 and is very easy to find. Our house sits back off the main road, Old Route 22, down a private, paved driveway. We are sure that you will feel at home because each room has a comfortable and cozy setting. The Berks, Lehigh County area has opportunities for many activities and sightseeing experiences such as wineries, hiking/bird watching at Hawk Mountain and bicycling at Rodale Park. Enjoy the areas festivals like Wheels of Time and Das Awkscht Fest both in Macungie, Allentown’s Mayfair, Kutztown’s Folk Festival and Bethlehem’s Musikfest. Renninger’s Farmers Market outside of Kutztown provides opportunities for shopping for local produce. The market is also the home of the Renninger’s Antique Market and Extravaganzas. Parents may like to visit their children attending Kutztown University, Cedar Crest College, Muhlenberg College, Lehigh University and Moravian College, which are all close by. After a day of exploring the area, you could enjoy cooking your own meal in a fully stocked kitchen or sit on the porch and enjoy a refreshing beverage. By chance you might see deer or foxes roaming through the property. So call and book your stay for any season.

Smokers please do not inquire.

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Property Type

  • Farmhouse
  • 1600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

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  • Two private bedrooms accommodate 4 for sleeping. Both bedrooms are on the second floor. Linens are supplied....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Large vanity and mirror...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet

    Pedestal sink and mirror...moreless

  • Large full bathroom is on the second floor and half bath is on the first floor. Towels are supplied....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Miniature Golf
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking

Dining

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Ductless Heat Pumps in every room...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Oil hot water baseboard...moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Laundry Detergent...moreless

Kitchen

Outside

  • Lawn / Garden
 

Reviews

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$175
$1,000 $3,000
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  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Tax Rate 6%

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Last updated: 07/29/2015
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Location

20 Miles
Nearest Airport
Lehigh Valley International Airport
0.25 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Spectators Bar And Grill
10.5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Berkleigh Golf Club
3 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I-78
3 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Demarco's Italian Restaurant
14 Miles
Nearest Ski
Bear Creek Mountain Resort & Conference Center

Car: Necessary

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2010

About the owner: The Bittersweet Guest House is nestled in the rolling hills of Pennsylvania Dutch Country and is the boyhood home of the owner. This 12-acre farm has been in the family for over 60 years and the land is still being farmed today. After inheriting this property over 4 years ago, the owner and his wife have extensively remodeled and lovingly refurbished this guesthouse. As guests turn into the country lane, they will be greeted by a peaceful retreat in all seasons for folks seeking a quiet refuge from busy city life. Relaxation begins the moment a guest steps into the home. The day’s missed deadlines and snarled traffic become distant memories while sitting on the front porch having a relaxing beverage. The owner’s continual dedication to detail has fostered an environment that is comfortable and cozy. The Bittersweet Guest House is just minutes away from quaint villages, cycling events, professional baseball parks, wildlife sanctuaries, farmers markets, antique markets and the nearby cities of Allentown and Reading.


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Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Spring 2015

    Spring 2015

  • Walkway garden

    Walkway garden

  • Porch

    Porch

  • Swing

    Swing

  • Living room

    Living room

  • Dining area

    Dining area

  • 1st bedroom

    1st bedroom

  • Full bathroom view 1

    Full bathroom view 1

  • Sitting room

    Sitting room

  • 1st floor powder room

    1st floor powder room

  • Bear Rocks Appalachian Trail

    Bear Rocks Appalachian Trail

  • North side and garden view from driveway.

    North side and garden view from driveway.

  • Entryway

    Entryway

  • Outdoor dining

    Outdoor dining

  • Winter scene

    Winter scene

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • Keurig coffee area

    Keurig coffee area

  • 2nd bedroom

    2nd bedroom

  • Full bathroom view 2

    Full bathroom view 2

  • Laundry

    Laundry

  • Pulpit Rock Hamburg

    Pulpit Rock Hamburg

  • Pinnacle in winter. This is the highest point in Berks County

    Pinnacle in winter. This is the highest point in Berks County

VRBO #576199

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Date last modified - Wednesday, July 29, 2015

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  • Sleeps
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  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    1.5
  • Property type
    Farmhouse
Owner
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within a few hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 07/29/2015
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