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Lovely Large Home in Quiet Community with Nearby Amenities

Sleeps16
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms4
Half Baths1
Space 3,000 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 6 Bedrooms + Library, 4.5 Baths, (Sleeps 12-16)

You'll feel right at home in this beautifully decorated 4-level "cottage" in the heart of the Pocono Mountains. You'll enjoy the peace and tranquility of this 100-year-old Quaker-built mountain home in a quiet community setting with access to so many on-site and nearby activities. There are several rooms on the main floor to accommodate a large family or a small group, including a library filled with a wide variety of books, an intimate sitting room with fireplace, a dining room which seats 12, a spacious living room with fireplace, TVs and games, a well-equipped, eat-in kitchen, and large covered veranda which overlooks a tranquil wooded area. A large family room with a jukebox is located on the lower level. An additional bedroom, bath, and laundry room are just a few steps away.

Upstairs bedrooms with hall bathroom easily sleep eight with one master bedroom with bath. The third floor has one dorm room with 6 single beds, a bathroom and a large sitting room with a very popular round bed.

This is the perfect home for your family vacation, a small-group retreat or a private get-away for several couples.

Keywords: Retreat, cottage, home, multi-storied, home-away-from-home

More Details

Owner
elaine smith
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 23, 2018

About elaine smith

We are delighted to be able to share the peace and tranquility of our home with others. Family, friends and our faith are the cornerstones of our life and we feel our home reflects these values. Warm memories, fun and laughter fill every room. We strive to continue to upgrade our home to provide everything needed to make our guests comfortable. The private community provides seclusion and security as well as plenty of activities for every age and interest, from fishing, hiking and bird watching, to nearby golf, skiing, casino, shopping, restaurants and entertainment.

elaine smith purchased this house in 1989

Amenities

Buck Hill Falls House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Noon / Check-out: Noon
  • Max. occupancy: 16
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1), Bunk Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Sauna
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Community golf course, swimming pool, tennis courts, lawn bowling, hiking, summer youth/children activities, waterfalls

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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average rating of 4.7777777 based on 9 reviews
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Highly recommend

  • 5 of 5

Everyone enjoyed it! Lot's of amenities. Loads of cooking utensils, plates, sheets, towels, games, books, juke box, even an air pump for bicycles and balls! Loved the deck and humming birds!!! Great location, swimming pool was beautiful and Falls were extraordinary. My son really liked visiting the stables and watching the horses. Reasonably priced. Older home but well maintained and has all the new technology, appliances, grill, wifi, cable etc.. Thank you Elaine. John

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2018
  • Stayed: August 2018
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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A charming cottage that was warm and welcoming.

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I rented this cottage so that we would have accommodations for a family wedding that we attended in the area. The cottage was accurately described. It was clean on arrival, the sheets and towels were plentiful and smelled fresh and clean.

The kitchen had every item you would ever need to cook and entertain, plus numerous

spices, tea, coffee, paper towels, etc. Well stocked. We didn't have the best weather, but we still enjoyed the lovely veranda. Very restful and peaceful. We also explored some hiking trails, all within walking distance. All in all, a wonderful experience.

Nancy

  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2018
  • Stayed: August 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Family weekend

  • 4 of 5

We had a wonderful time. A great deal for a large family.

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
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The house grows on you

  • 5 of 5

We were a group of 11 adults and 7 kids who now have some good memories staying at this place. The house is close to 100 years old but that is what makes it different from the others we have been too. Lot of collectibles in the house which I am sure the owner is very proud of. The amenities in the community are really great. Pool, Tennis and also hike to the waterfall which is literally 10 minute hike from the swimming pool parking lot. Within the house, it has good living space and the owner had provided ample toiletries and towels.

Elaine was very co-operative and responding to every questions we had. She provided ton of information prior to our visit.

All in all, we all loved the place. Dont keep very high expectations when you book or enter. Let the house work its magic on you .. you will leave happy.

Shout out to Elaine for being a good host.

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Best stay ever

  • 5 of 5

Our church group have stayed many houses but not like this. Very well provided anything we need. Especially deck area is beautiful. All the decorations and collections are beautiful too. Thank you Elaine.

  • Submitted: May 31, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful warm &cozy for such a Large home!

  • 4 of 5

Can't complain about the heat! We had more than enough room and privacy for everyone. Lovely home, we were there at the coldest time yet for PA and I only had minor issues that we were able to work around that I addressed with the humble homeowner, np. Only major issue was the hot water, but we also had a Large group. Can't wait to come back when it's warmer. Thank you for renting your awesome home!

  • Submitted: Jan 5, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $200
Refundable Damage Deposit $400

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.