Beautiful, Spacious Home on Yough River and Bike Trail with Hot Tub(7 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
The Yough Riverhouse: 5 bedrooms, 3 full baths. Best location in Confluence
Located in the town of Confluence, near Lucky Dog Cafe and Riversport--in the heart of the Laurel Highlands Mountains.
YRH is on the Yough River at the tailwaters of the dam, next to the Great Allegheny Passage bike trail and surrounded by 50 acres of protected woods AND within walking distance to town.
YRH has a large yard, relaxing front porch with adirondack chairs, and hot tub on the deck just off the living room/kitchen. Beyond the deck there is large, shady picnic area with a gas grill, picnic tables and a fire ring in the side yard. And a private, landscaped riverfront for fishing or lounging with a another fire ring and benches. On the other side of the house is a wooden playground for the kids.
The house is 3000 sq feet and features a spacious living room with beautiful stone fireplace, drawing room with hard wood floors, dining room, full kitchen and mud room. There are 3 full bathrooms, one downstairs and 2 up. All 5 bedrooms upstairs have window a/c units. There is: a Master bedroom with king (and a double), 3 rooms with queens and 1 room with twins. There is 1 small additional sleep space with a double futon downstairs for non stair climbing guests.
Make a day swimming and boating at the Yough Lake. Take a break from your ride through from DC to Pittsburgh on the bike trail or spend the day biking shorter routes to nearby Ohiopyle, Connellsville, Rockwood or Meyersdale. Make this the perfect retreat for trips to the 2 Frank Lloyd Wright homes (Fallingwater and Kentuck Knob) nearby. We are centrally located to the ski resorts (Wisp in Deep Creek, Seven Springs & Hidden Valley) and 20 min from Nemacolin Resort. Enjoy rafting, canoeing and kayaking right out our door-or for more adventure in nearby Ohiopyle or Friendsville, MD.
The YRH is ideal for a big or multi family vacation, friends getaway or a family reunion.
Contact us today (we also own and manage the Yough Treehouse listing #306834) to reserve our unique home(s). Please visit our website for more photos and details about our home and the surrounding area.
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Member since: 2010
- 3000 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters
- Children Welcome
- Limited Accessibility
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Considered
Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 12
- Porta crib available
Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms
- Riverfront fire ring and benches
- DVD Player
- Game Room
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Massage Therapist
- Bird Watching
- Gambling Casinos
- Horseback Riding
- Miniature Golf
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
- Water View
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Cross Country Skiing
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Jet Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Rock Climbing
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Whitewater Rafting
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Area
- Seating for 8 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Broadband Access
- Clothes Dryer
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Living Room
- Mobile Phone:
- Parking Off Street
- Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
- Towels Provided
- Washing Machine
- Wireless Internet
- Wood Fireplace
- Ice Maker
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
May 1 - Oct 31, 2017
2 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- cleaning fee $75
- Tax Rate 9%
We require a 2 night min stay and 3 nights on holiday weekends. Pets are welcome and it's $25 per night per pet or $100 for a week per pet.
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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GAP bike trail, Frank Lloyd Wrights Fallingwater and Kentuck Knob, Ohiopyle State Park, Nemacolin Resort & Spa, Seven Springs, Wisp, Fort Necessity, Flight 93 memorial, Laurel Caverns
Year Purchased: 2012
About the owner: I was born in Confluence and grew up kayaking the rivers and playing in the mountains. After getting married, my husband and I settled in Confluence and continued to enjoy the outdoors, started a business and raised 2 sons here. In 2010 we moved to nearby Morgantown, WV but didn't want to part with our home, so we started a vacation rental. The best part about owning vacation rental homes is that it allows us to share the wonders of the Laurel Highlands with others.
Why the Owner Chose Confluence, PA, USA:
The Riverhouse has an unbeatable location and the perfect layout for a multi generational family, multiple families or large groups of friends. Step out the front door to the Yough River, hop on your bike and access the GAP trail or hike in the 50 acres of woods behind the house. The house is spacious, well appointed and clean. The large yard, picnic space and river side fire ring area are meant for family and friend quality time. Come to the mountains to relax and enjoy.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
The Riverhouse has a fantastic, spacious downstairs. The stone fireplace in the living room is beautiful, there are hardwood floors in the drawing room and plenty of room and seating for everyone to be comfortable. The view of the river and the amazing Oak tree from the front porch is outstanding. One step out of the car from a long drive and instantly you are on vacation! Don't forget the convenience to town, the quiet, the surrounding woods, strolling down to Lucky Dog Cafe for lunch or dinner, drinking coffee while reading the paper on the porch, basically no traffic on our one lane road, the eagles, heron and osprey, the fishing and the proximity to the bike trail, oh and the river!
- Primary: 304-685-9142
Links to more information:
Relaxing on the porch at the Riverhouse
The Riverhouse in early Summer
living room with stone fireplace, leather couches and amish furniture
dining room with antique table
master bedroom with king bed
one of three bedrooms with queen beds
newly remodeled downstairs bathroom with tile and clawfoot tub
queen bedroom 3 of 3
Peaceful spot on the Yough River
Fishermen in the Yough River looking up river towards the house
Riverhouse deck with hot tub outside of kitchen/living room
view of Riverhouse with picnic area in foreground
The Riverhouse with new landscaping
Foyer area with hardwood floors and leather couches
fireplace in spacious living room
newly renovated kitchen
large master bedroom with king bed and full bed for additional sleeping space
2 of 3 queen bedrooms
Riverside fire ring
Majestic bald eagle across the river on an icy morning
Sturdy wooden playset in the side yard
Riverhouse hot tub with Yough River in background
grill, picnic, fire ring area in side yard
This listing was first published here in 2012.
Date last modified - Friday, January 20, 2017
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