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This property allows you to book online with a credit card. After submitting a reservation request, the owner or manager has 24 hours to accept, at which time your card will be charged and you will receive an email confirmation

Recent Jim Thorpe reviews

  • Family Time

    "My husband and I, my sister and brother-in-law spent 3 nights at The White Rabbit Cottage. My father lives in the Palmerton area and we travel there two times a year. The cottage was a great spot for our family visit! We love to be outside so a lot of our time was spent on the deck enjoying the view of the woods. We used the well-equipped, clean kitchen to prepare meals. Giant grocery store was an easy drive and a great place to pick up everything we needed. The beds were very comfortable and the bathrooms clean. The bedrooms are situated on opposite sides of the living area so for 2 couples it allowed for each of us to have good space. Charlie was so nice to work with from beginning to end. I have used VRBO on several trips and he is, by far, the best on good communication throughout the rental process. We would definitely love to return to the cottage again!"
    Guest: sherri f. Date of Stay: September 2014 Review Submitted: October 1, 2014
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  • Really nice!

    "It really is just like in the photos. Access and parking in the back. Beautifully maintained, clean and very comfortable. Beds were more comfortable than home and there were only 4 of us so we had lots of room to spread out. Washing machine was extremely convenient and location in the town is perfect. The owner and manager both provided wonderful customer service. The town closes down really early during the week, so the kitchen was great. And the bike and hike trails are worth the trip. I would go back, and definitely recommend."
    Guest: Linda K. Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 19, 2014
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  • Another GREAT Trip to this Wonderful Pocono Get Away

    "My 2nd time, and I hope to return! So clean and peaceful and nice!"
    Guest: DieHardDem Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: September 3, 2014
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  • Just perfect

    "We chose this house for a reunion of 8 friends and it could not have been a better choice. The house looks even better in person than it does in the photos. The view from the deck during October is breathtaking! The house itself had everything we could have needed. Nancy and Jack were very accommodating with the many questions I had as our group organizer. If we need a place near Jim Thorpe again, I would not hesitate to visit the Sharp Mountain Home again - book it; you will love it!!"
    Guest: Judy Date of Stay: October 2014 Review Submitted: October 14, 2014
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Jim Thorpe Travel Tips

Spending Time in Jim Thorpe Cabins

If you've never been to Jim Thorpe Pennsylvania, you are missing out on a fun little town. It lacks the hustle and bustle of the bigger cities, it is clean and friendly, and it was voted one of the best towns in the country for a good time. This pretty much explains why both Jim Thorpe cabins and Jim Thorpe house rentals are extremely popular [http://www.vrbo.com/vacation-rentals/usa/pennsylvania/northeastern-mountains/poconos Poconos vacation rentals]]. Not only do both options allow you to take in the night life of Jim Thorpe, they also keep you close enough to the natural surroundings that you can always find a great adventure out of doors.

A Small Town Area with Big Culture

Jim Thorpe is part of a region that only has around 300,000 people in it. That's an entire region, whereas most big cities can compact millions of people into a far smaller area. When you check out Jim Thorpe house rentals, though, you won't just notice a quiet town. You'll notice they have natural wonders like their own butterfly sanctuary, and historic sites like the home of Asa Packer in nearby Mauch Chunk—built by railroad philanthropist Asa Packer in 1861, its 11,000 square feet only cost $14,000. Back in Jim Thorpe, a thriving arts community keeps culture alive, including with its annual Arts Odyssey and open art studio tours.

Back to Nature

History and culture aren't everything, of course. You want a fun experience right now. Bring on the mountain trails, the crisp air you'll never find in a big city, and enough whitewater rafting for three companies to offer it. How often can you go out into a wooded area that isn't a park? With Jim Thorpe cabins, the woods are just a little ways off in the Lentz Trail. Take a walk (or a hike) on the wild side.

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