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"What a charming cottage! Do not be fooled by the exterior. It looks small, but when you tour the house, WOW! Plenty of room for our party of 9 adults and 6 children. The eldest children had a blast sharing the rooms with the twin beds and all of the adults had plenty of room. There was even a crib and a pack n play in one of the closets. Every room had an air conditioner, and there were plenty of bathrooms for everyone. We had plenty of room to sit around in the living room, and in the screened in porch. Although the kitchen is small, since it is Summer, we didn't mind. Most of the cooking was done outside.
Having Skytop Lodge so close by was a big plus for the kids, as they had a great time in the indoor and outdoor pool. Most of the adults spent half a day at the Adventure Center .... (warning - NOT for the faint of heart! But a GREAT time) Thank you for the use of your cottage. We loved it!"
Guest: Audrey M.Date of Stay: August 2015Review Submitted: August 10, 2015
"This house was more than what we could have asked for in a lakehouse. It is well maintained with fresh updates throughout the house but still had a cozy cottage feel. The whole house focuses attention on the best part... the lake view! From the view inside the house, to the view off the deck while eating, to the view from the fire pit, to the fishing off the dock. Even the view of the house from out on a boat on the lake was nice! For our young family this was the absolutely perfect house! Now we have to come back next year! Sandy was a delight to work with... the whole renting process from beginning to end couldn't have gone any smoother."
Guest: DJDate of Stay: August 2015Review Submitted: August 25, 2015
Perfect getaway for everyone; creativity surrounds
"WOW! We were dazzled from the first minute to the last... Joan and Victor met us in the courtyard with 2 locally made, cold craft beers and a lively chat. Super inviting and both creative forces... As ex New Yorkers, it was exciting to be surrounded by all that energy-- The Unique stone 'wire factory' building with creative endeavors at every turn. The loft area allowed this family of 5 (3 lumbering teenage boys) to spread out, play cards, watch videos, cook, read and catch up on sleep. Terrific shower and tub. Laundry in suite was nice after we were soaked from rafting! Then there is the beautifully nostalgic FLOW restaurant with the river underfoot and delightful courtyard with stone walls (& polished bowling balls!) for sharing take out food and a bottle of wine. Victor's paintings, font collection and gallery is hauntingly sentimental, beautiful, colorful and interesting. Pianos abound which my son enjoyed (and we did too!). Joan and Victor are inviting, welcoming, accessible and exceptional hosts. The town of Jim Thorpe/Mauch Chunk is full of wonderful American Industrialist history, and breathtakingly beautiful vistas. Good places for breakfast or coffees, quick take out and of course loads of outdoorsy things to do. An easy 2 hour ride to NYC for the day (which we did). Don't miss the wonderful Italian food up and over the hill in Lehighton called SAPORE (pink sauce recommended!)... We played cards to the wee hours, we rafted, we chatted, our phones were put away (although WIFI is there and easy to use for quick check ins to the rest of the world). highly recommended for a family, girls or guys weekend, WEDDINGS, parties, couples getaway... 5 Stars hands down...Just what this family needed!"
Guest: eileenDate of Stay: August 2015Review Submitted: August 9, 2015
"This house was perfect for a bachelor party I put together. The deck was great with a beautiful sky at night. It's about a mile walk to the lake. Close to casinos, paintballing, etc. The owner Barry was very helpful with payments and communication. Would love to rent from him in the future.
My only concern was the condition we found the pool table and BBQ. Pool table was not level so playing on it was difficult. The triangle and 1 pool stick was also broken. The BBQ was not properly cleaned from previous renters. We cleaned it ourselves which was not a problem.
Those two things aside, the house was perfect for what we needed. Still so much more to explore right around that area. We hope to return."
Guest: Shawn EvansonDate of Stay: August 2015Review Submitted: August 17, 2015