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Ski or relax in the mountains? Enjoy our cozy Pocono chalet. Dog friendly

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,350 sq. ft.
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Chalet, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

* Beautiful well-maintained chalet

* Spacious living room with cable/DVD on 42' flat screen

TV with 200+ channels

* Wood Fireplace

* Modern kitchen and dining area

* Large master suite

* Tastefully decorated & comfortable bedrooms

* Over-sized Jacuzzi

* Bed linens, towels & kitchen applicances included

* Check rates on website. HomeAway system does not always list the correct quote - call for more details!!!

Beautifully well-maintained chalet tucked among the woods of Towamensing Trails. We are only a two-block walk to the lake and are approximately five miles from Big Boulder/Jack Frost Ski Resorts. The chalet is perfect for couples, families, and friends.

We want our home to be your home away from home! Once you step into our chalet, you will enjoy all the amenities we offer in this 1,300 sq. ft., light and airy home, such as the spacious living room with fire place, dining area and modern kitchen equipped with microwave, all appliances and kitchen utensils. You will enjoy three tastefully decorated and comfortable bedrooms (including two, new Queen-sized, Eurotop mattresses), two baths, one with over-sized Jacuzzi. There is air conditioning for your comfort. Each bedroom has ceiling fans. We provide all the necessities, including bed linens, towels, washer/dryer, cable TV, a large 42' flat screen TV in living room area, DVDs, games.

Amenities: Living room has flat-screen TV plus cable throughout. There are DVD players in the living room and in the two second floor bedrooms. You may bring your laptop and hook into our high-speed internet connection. We have a large outside deck with outdoor furniture, barbeque, and a balcony overlooking the deck from the master bedroom.

Towamensing Trails is a private vacation spot offering many activities in and around the area. There is a beach and swimming area, a 135-acre lake for fishing and rowing, an outdoor swimming pool, a kiddie pool for your young children, clubhouse with video games and pool table, lakefront restaurant/bar along with tennis, volleyball, and basketball courts.

We are close to many area attractions such as Big Boulder/Jack Frost/Camelback Ski Resorts, Historic Jim Thorpe, Lake Harmony, Pocono Raceway, two nearby Casinos, and many area restaurants. If you like to hike, there are three state parks in the area.

Activities:: Activities in the area: Hickory Run, Beltzville, and the Lehigh Gorge. This state park is ideal for rafting, kayaking, and biking along its 26-mile trail.

If you are a shopping enthusiast, you will enjoy visiting the Tannersville Outlet Mall near Camelback.

A well-kept secret near Jim Thorpe is Penn's Peak where you can enjoy live concerts, a restaurant, and the most magnificent view of the Pocono Mountains.

More Details

Owner
Christine and Steve
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 12, 2017

About Christine and Steve

Since my son was very young, we rented houses throughout the Poconos for skiing. They were some of the best memories of our lives and we cherished the day that we could own a home of our own. Now we would like to share that world with you so that you may create wonderful memories with your family.

Christine and Steve purchased this chalet in 2008

Why Christine and Steve chose Albrightsville

The Poconos has always been a refreshing vacation spot, with even more activities than the Jersey shore. Towamensing Trails, near Big Boulder/Lake Harmony, has wonderful amenities for adults and children. The beach area is large and the lake is stocked with trout and very clean. Many people enjoy the large swimming pool and there is a special pool just for the kids. The community is close to Big Boulder, Pocono Raceway, many lakes and parks, golf courses, shopping, antiquing, horsebacking riding, and hiking and biking trails. We enjoy boating, so we make use of the community lake and nearby Beltzville State Park.

What makes this chalet unique

You will find all the comforts of home and numerous personal decorative features in the spirit of country living.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Feels like you just came home from a long week at work and are ready to put your feet up and "veg". Everytime we thought Christine missed something, we found it within five minutes. Everything you could need. Wonderful comfy beds (already made up when we got there), towels, hair dryer and everything you could need in the kitchen. Christine is always just a phone call away to answer any questions. Best part was the multiple seating areas in the livingroom. We went there with my sister and her husband for Superbowl weekend and had plenty of comfortable places to sit and watch the game.

Thank you for everything! We will definately be back.
Feb 2011
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Amenities

Albrightsville Chalet Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • chalet
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1350 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Must sign rental agreement upon booking
Location Type:
  • Lake ...
  • Mountain
  • Rural ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Security System
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , jetted tub , Oversized Jacuzzi
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Master bathroom is large and Jacuzzi comfortably accommodates two people.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Master Bedroom is large, well-appointed, and leads to the master bathroom with oversized Jacuzzi and shower. Bedroom also has balcony overlooking woods. Very peaceful and quiet.
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Wood Deck
  • 1 bicycles
  • 6 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Low Allergen Environment
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Jacuzzi
  • jetted tub
Onsite Services:
  • Housekeeper
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting

Reviews

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Ski or relax in the mountains? Enjoy our cozy Pocono chalet. Dog friendly
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Such an amazing getaway

  • 5 of 5

We rented this amazing home for a long weekend getaway. Our family of 4, plus our Fur baby. We did not realize how much it would make such a difference. We are workaholics. Literally we work all the time. We arrived Thursday and unpacked. The kids went to the waterpark. We went to the store and hung around the area. Nice and quiet, Deer just walk into the yard. We sat out on the deck , enjoyed many coffee and snacks. We didn't want to waste a moment. We didn't work the rest of the time. Which almost gave the kids a heart attack. We needed this so much. Just a nice relaxing, no worries weekend.

This place is way more then beautiful, it feels very homely. I felt welcomed as soon as I walked in. View's are amazing, Lake was beautiful and right around the corner. There is a pool, but, we never made it to there. Too much to see and enjoy in just one weekend. We will return again soon.

The Owner - Christine is such a great pleasant person. Answered all my questions. We talked on the phone, emailed and texted. She was very responsive, quick to answer and calls or text. Thank you for sharing your wonderful home with us, we are already planning our next visit.

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am thrilled that my home was comfortable and enjoyable for you and your family. The fact that you relaxed totally made me feel like I've done my job to do the best to make your feel at home. Glad you had the opportunity to visit various places around the community and glad you had some time to just sit on the deck and enjoy nature and the deer. Our home is always open to you and your family. - Christine
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Home away from home

  • 5 of 5

Truly a home away from home. So comfortable and warm. We had a very relaxing stay - sorry we couldn't have stayed longer. Christine was so friendly and easy to talk to. She answered any question. This is one house I will continue to return to when we need a quick getaway.

  • Submitted: Sep 29, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Nice, clean and cozy...

  • 5 of 5

Really nice and cozy house, my family and I love it. Since I live in the city it's was really beautiful waking up to deers such a relaxing place. My family and I really needed this getaway.🤗🤗🤗

  • Submitted: Sep 7, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very Comfortable House

  • 4 of 5

The house was very comfortable. We enjoyed our stay. The owner, Christine, was very helpful and responsive.

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great retreat!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I spent a few days in the Poconos and stayed here. The house is very clean, quiet, and well-kept. Great deck! The owner is friendly and helpful. We would stay here again without hesitation.

  • Submitted: Jun 12, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect location

  • 5 of 5

Connecting with the owner was quick and felt instantly as I have known her for years. My sister's family and mine all gathered together for a really nice mid-week ski vacation. We were able to bring our dogs and I think the labs loved the place as much as we all did. Beautiful setting in the woods and a short walk to a very picturesque lake. We skied Camelback which was an easy 30 minute drive.

Christine suggested bringing groceries which we did and any little things we forgot could be picked up at the Dollar General on the corner (very true). We ventured out to the closest Shop Rite (10 miles), sorta far but totally worth it. Great store!!

We played games (well-stocked) and even a little puzzle! Movies, books, well-stocked kitchen, towels, nice relaxing jet-tub...pretty much has it all.

  • Submitted: Jan 14, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Valerio's in Albrightsville
Nearest Golf
8 Miles
Split Rock Resort and Country Club Lake Harmony
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Rt. 903 and Rt. 534
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
Boulder View, Lake Harmony
Nearest Ski
8 Miles
Big Boulder; Jack Frost; Blue Mountain
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Towamensing Trails Beach
Car: recommended

Our Home is Two Hours from the New York and Philadelphia areas. Towamensing Trails is a well-established, family-oriented community with many year-round residents.

Other Activities: Skirmish and paint ball, snowboarding, wildlife viewing, shopping, kayaking, snowmobiling, boating, basketball, mini golf

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300

Rates are based on weekend and weekly prices only. Please contact owner for additional information as "Instant Quote" is currently under construction.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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