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Modern Vacation Home Atop the Pristine Hills of Lake Raystown

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Last updated: 11/23/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Raystown Lake house description

My Otter Place is situated on two acres of pristine countryside less than a quarter mile from Seven Points Marina and recreational facility that is located on Raystown Lake. This modern vacation home has all of the comforts of home and will provide you, your family, and friends with many fond memories.

Lake Raystown is the fishing and boating capital of central Pennsylvania and is noted for 40-plus-pound stripers and unlimited amounts of bass and lake trout. There is also a community pond only 50 yards from the driveway for great daytime fishing with the kids and serene evening strolls.

Sit back, relax, and enjoy the quiet, moonlit evenings by the fire pit or screened-in patio and fill your summer days with fishing, boating, and water activities on the lake. The Raystown region is also becoming well known for its super mountain bike trails. Fall and winters are filled with hunting, skiing, and trips to 'Happy Valley' to enjoy Penn State Nittany Lion football. The Penn State stadium is just over 40 minutes away.

My Otter Place is a very exclusive rental that is sure to provide you and yours with many hours of fun-filled, relaxing pleasure. Reserve your vacation today - visit our website via the link below and contact us for more information.

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Property Type

  • 2 story
  • House
  • 2800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome:

            Plenty of room for the kids to adventure through the wonderful hills of Raystown Country....moreless

          • Non Smoking Only:

            Smoking is only allowed outside of the vacation home....moreless

          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 7-10

          • Bedroom 1

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          • Bedroom 2

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          • Bedroom 3

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          • Loft + Den

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          • Queen size Beds (2) Two large size bedrooms with queen size beds. Sleep Sofa or Futon (1) in the loft area contains a double mattress and a queen size automatic blow-up mattress for extra guest. Bunk Beds (1) Double on bottom and a single on top....moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

          • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

            2nd Floor Bathroom...moreless

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

            Main Floor Bathroom...moreless

          • Bathroom 3: toilet

            Basement bathroom. ...moreless

          Other Amenities

              • Bedding provided, Air Conditioning and Heat, High Speed Wireless Internet Access, DVD and CD Player, Fire Pit and On-site Boat Parking, No Smoking indoors. Small fishing pond loaded with bass and bluegill. Seven Points Resort, Marina and beach is only a quarter mile away....moreless

              Entertainment

              • DVD Player
              • Games
              • Satellite / Cable:

                Comcast cable TV. 55 ' Wide screen. Free HBO & Starz.. WIFI throughout the house....moreless

              • Television:

                Each bedroom have TV's....moreless

              Theme

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

              Attractions

              • Cinemas
              • Live Theater
              • Recreation Center
              • Restaurants
              • Theme Parks

              Local Services & Businesses

                  • Groceries

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Bird Watching
                  • Boating
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Sledding
                  • Walking
                  • Wildlife Viewing

                  Location Type

                  • Lake View:

                    Has a community fishing pond for evening walks or lifetime memories for the children fishing....moreless

                  • Mountain View:

                    Beautiful serenity of Raystown Country....moreless

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cross Country Skiing
                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Hunting
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Kayaking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Rock Climbing
                  • Sailing
                  • Skiing
                  • Snowboarding
                  • Swimming
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Wind-Surfing

                  Dining

                  • Dining
                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 6 people

                  General

                  • Air Conditioning:

                    Turned on in the summer months. ;)...moreless

                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Free Long Distance:

                    Free Long distance within the 50 states....moreless

                  • Gas Fireplace:

                    Turned off in the summer months... Sorry......moreless

                  • Heating
                  • Iron & Board
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Living Room:

                    Newly added 55' wide screen....moreless

                  • Parking Off Street
                  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

                    Plenty of room for boat parking....moreless

                  • Telephone:

                    Free long distance....moreless

                  • Washing Machine
                  • Wireless Internet:

                    High Speed Wireless Internet, 3MB Upload/Download...moreless

                  • Wood Fireplace:

                    Turned off in the summer and fall months. Sorry.....moreless

                  • Wood Stove

                  Kitchen

                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Dishwasher
                  • Kitchen:

                    Modern Kitchen with all the amenities. Majority of all the pots and pans you would need for everyday cooking....moreless

                  • Microwave
                  • Pantry Items:

                    Some spices and cleaning materials left from past guest....moreless

                  • Refrigerator
                  • Stove
                  • Toaster

                  Outside

                  • Deck / Patio:

                    Enclosed back patio with picnic table....moreless

                  • Golf:

                    Huntingdon Country Club less than 8 miles away. Accepts non-members and have reasonable summer rates....moreless

                  • Outdoor Grill
                  • Ski & Snowboard:

                    Blue Knob about 50 minutes away....moreless

                  Payment Type

                  • Mastercard
                  • Visa
                   

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                  Base Rate
                  2 night min stay
                  $200 $200
                  Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
                  $1,271 $4,600
                  * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Additional Fees and Taxes:

                  9% Pennsylvania State and County Hotel Tax.


                  Notes:

                  Rates are subject to change until reservation deposit is received. No additional cleaning cost are added.

                  50% Reservation Deposit in advance and the remaining balance at least 3 weeks prior to your arrival.


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                  Last updated: 11/23/2014
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                  Location

                  45 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Altoona
                  7 Miles
                  Nearest Golf
                  Huntingdon Country Club
                  11 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Kelly Korner
                  45 Miles
                  Nearest Ski
                  Blue Knob Ski Resort
                  2 Miles
                  Nearest Beach
                  Seven Points Beach

                  Car: Recommended

                  Only a very short distance from Raystown Lake and Seven Point recreational facility. Enjoy Water-skiing and Tubing, Fishing Tournaments, Famous Mountain Bike Trails, Beach, Cave Exploring, 4 miles from Hesston Speedway (stock car, dirt track),5 miles away from the famous Huntingdon County Fair, Gun and Archery Range, Outdoor Theater, Snow Sledding, Penn State Football, Blue Knob ski resort is 45 minutes away and Juniata College is less than 10 miles away.

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2005

                  About the owner: Pennsylvanians by heart... Coast Guard family that has lived in Hawaii, Florida, Virginia and Maryland. Originally from just north of Pittsburgh and presently living in Hesston, PA.

                  Why the Owner Chose Raystown Lake:
                  We fell in love with Raystown Country the first time we vacationed here in the late 90's. I frequently traveled from Virginia to the North Western woods of PA to visit my families camp located in Kennerdell, near Oil City. We finally stumbled across Raystown Lake that had all that PA could offer from the top notch striper and trout fishing to herds of deer and abundance of wildlife. The serenity of the Spring, Fall and Winter are indescribable, tranquil and majestic. Summers on the Lake are... well just come out and see for yourself... We'll see you on the lake...

                  The Unique Benefits at this House:
                  My Otter Place is located just minutes from the gates of Seven Points recreational park, marina and boat launches. The home itself is in a very exclusive neighborhood that's cuddled away from all of the hustle and bustle of all the other campers and boaters. The back porch is screened in and within view of the campfire area. These quite evenings will instill wonderful family memories in all for many years to come.


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                  Speaks: english

                   

                  Photos

                  • My Otter Place Front View

                    My Otter Place Front View

                  • Kitchen and Dining Area

                    Kitchen and Dining Area

                  • Living Room w/ 55 " wide screen (HBO & Starz). Home is equipped with WIFI.

                    Living Room w/ 55 " wide screen (HBO & Starz). Home is equipped with WIFI.

                  • Master Bedroom (queen size bed) with 22 inch flat screen.

                    Master Bedroom (queen size bed) with 22 inch flat screen.

                  • 3rd Bedroom (Double on bottom and single on top)

                    3rd Bedroom (Double on bottom and single on top)

                  • Finished basement.

                    Finished basement.

                  • My Otter Place in the fall. One of the most beautiful season for the area.

                    My Otter Place in the fall. One of the most beautiful season for the area.

                  • Front yard view. Community pond close by. Super for fishing and evening strolls.

                    Front yard view. Community pond close by. Super for fishing and evening strolls.

                  • Paved walkway lighted for your evening strolls.

                    Paved walkway lighted for your evening strolls.

                  • Raystown Allegrippis biking trails less than a 1/3 mile bike ride from the home.

                    Raystown Allegrippis biking trails less than a 1/3 mile bike ride from the home.

                  • Seven Points beach and recreational facility is less than a half mile away.

                    Seven Points beach and recreational facility is less than a half mile away.

                  • There's some super fishing throughout the year. Check-out this nice lake trout.

                    There's some super fishing throughout the year. Check-out this nice lake trout.

                  • My Otter Place (Side Angle)

                    My Otter Place (Side Angle)

                  • Dining Area

                    Dining Area

                  • Back enclosed patio. Perfect for evening meals and relaxing.

                    Back enclosed patio. Perfect for evening meals and relaxing.

                  • 2nd Bedroom on first floor (queen size bed) with personal TV.

                    2nd Bedroom on first floor (queen size bed) with personal TV.

                  • Loft area (Futon) with room for electric blow-up mattresses (provided).

                    Loft area (Futon) with room for electric blow-up mattresses (provided).

                  • Parking area extended for boat parking.

                    Parking area extended for boat parking.

                  • Back yard view

                    Back yard view

                  • Lakeland Pines community pond. Less than 75 yards from the end of the driveway.

                    Lakeland Pines community pond. Less than 75 yards from the end of the driveway.

                  • SUPER Striper fishing in the spring and fall seasons. State record caught here.

                    SUPER Striper fishing in the spring and fall seasons. State record caught here.

                  • Relax and Enjoy the beautiful sunsets on Lake Raystown.

                    Relax and Enjoy the beautiful sunsets on Lake Raystown.

                  • Hike to Great Trough Creeks natural wonder "Balancing Rock" for a family picnic.

                    Hike to Great Trough Creeks natural wonder "Balancing Rock" for a family picnic.

                  • or... just simply sit around the evening campfires and make family memories...

                    or... just simply sit around the evening campfires and make family memories...

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                  This listing was first published here in 2006.

                  Date last modified - Thursday, December 25, 2014

                  $200 per night (USD)
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                  3 Bedroom / 2.5 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 10

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                  Minimum stay: 2 nights
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                  Member since: 2006
                  Speaks: english
                  • Calendar last updated: 11/23/2014
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