Cozy Cabin - Minutes from Ricketts Glen State Park(56 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
House, 1 Bedroom, Queen Sleeper Sofa, Foutons (2), 3 Twin Cots, 1 Bath
Cozy cabin fully refurbished..Rustic ambiance with the feel of home. Prime location at the foot of Red Rock Mountain in northeastern PA...minutes from Ricketts Glen State Park. Entire house refurbished down to the studs! Fully furnished. Master bedroom w/ queen bed...Great Room/Living Room Queen Sleeper Sofa, futons (2)...additional twin cots available. Spacious living area. Open beam trusses. Beautiful floor to ceiling stone fireplace. TV with DVD player. No need to 'rough it' with a fully equipped kitchen. Brand new cookware / dinnerware, and appliances. Flat top range. Butcher Block bar/island. All linens provided. Outdoor pavilion w/ gas grill; Picnic table, Adirondack furniture, fire pit. Relax and listen to the stream alongside of the house. All conveniences: Wireless high-speed Internet, Satellite TV, Local phone service. No pets/No smoking.
'The Cabin was exactly what we envisioned for our small intimate waterfall wedding...Janie and Steve
'Not having to pack your entire house, made it easy'....McCungie, PA
'We live close to Ricketts and decided to spend a weekend here. The owner made us feel right at home and went out of his way to make sure we had everything we needed'...Danville, PA
'Beautiful, secret hideaway'....PA
'This stay has been the most luxurious by far - beautiful
'What do some say: you can't be found until you are lost...what a great place to get lost'...Paul and Linda
Within Minutes - Ricketts Glen State Park, hiking, waterfalls, Lake Jean, water activities, State game lands, hunting, Wineries, Farmers Markets, Antique Shops.
Within an hour drive you have ski resorts/water parks (Camelback, Big Boulder, Jack Frost, Great Wolf Lodge); amusement parks (Knoebels, Dorney Park); Tannersville Tanger Shopping Outlets; Casinos (Mt. Airy Lodge, Mohegen Sun); Golf Courses. Centrally located to numerous county fairs throughout the summer and fall, including the Bloomsburg Fair (late Sept), the largest PA fair. Walking distance to the country store, ice cream and great local BBQ!
~ Enjoy the outdoors all year long ~
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Member since: 2012
- 1200 sq. ft.
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Alternative Lifestyle
Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6, Beds for 2-6
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- Tranquil, Private
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Satellite / Cable:
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Bird Watching
- Horseback Riding
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Wildlife Viewing
- Mountain View
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Cross Country Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Rock Climbing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 10 people
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room:
- Parking Off Street
- Towels Provided:
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
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My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $155
- Tax Rate 6%
Credit Card payment only; 50% Rental; 6% PA tax; 6% Hotel tax + $155 Security Fee to secure dates; Balance Due 31 days prior to arrival.
Rates and payment terms are subject to change until reservation is confirmed
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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Property borders Ricketts Glen State Park. Ricketts Glen harbors Glens Natural Area, a National Natural Landmark. Take the Falls Trail and explore the Glens, which boasts a series of wild, free-flowing waterfalls, each cascading through rock-strewn clefts in this ancient hillside. The 94-foot Ganoga Falls is the highest of 22 named waterfalls. Old growth timber and diverse wildlife add to the scenic area. Ricketts Glen State Park is one of the most scenic areas in Pennsylvania. This large park is comprised of 13,050 acres in Luzerne, Sullivan and Columbia counties.
Minutes from State Game Lands, hiking, waterfalls, Lake Jean, kyacking, water activities,Wineries, Farmers Markets, Antique Shops.
Within an hour drive you have ski resorts/water parks (Camelback, Big Boulder, Jack Frost, Great Wolf Lodge); amusement parks (Knoebels, Dorney Park); Tannersville Tanger Shopping Outlets; Casinos (Mt. Airy Lodge, Mohegen Sun); Golf Courses. Centrally located to numerous county fairs throughout the summer and fall, including the Bloomsburg Fair (late Sept), the largest PA fair.
Walking distance to the country store, ice cream and great local BBQ!
Year Purchased: 2009
About the owner: Brian O'Keefe owns Mooretown Sawmill as well as several rental properties in the local mountain area. Born and raised in Mooretown, Brian had a dream of carving out the land and creating a successful sawmill. His dream became a reality in 1987. Mooretown Mill is located in the beautiful mountains of Northeast Pa. near the unforgettable Rickett's Glen State Park. Here at Mooretown, we use local timber to produce a quality product. That same product and craftsmanship can be found in all of Brian's rental properties producing a beautiful rustic feel. He takes great pride in the quality of his work and enjoys sharing that with others. All of our renters will tell you that Brian will go out of his way to ensure your stay is unforgettable. In his spare time (if any) he enjoys jaunts on his KTM motorcycle, and is an active member in many organizations dealing with educating the youth of PA in the logging industry; his passion and joy. He lives at Mooretown with his Black Labs, Echo and Bear Cub.
Why the Owner Chose Fairmount, PA, USA:
You can't beat this location if you are looking for a get-away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life! Cozy, quiet, rustic, yet local to any outdoor activities enough to keep you busy! Enjoy the outdoors all year long!
The Unique Benefits at this House:
The cabin is fully equipped. No need to pack everything just to get away for a mountain vacation. All the amenities and yet you don't have to 'rough it'. Rickett's Glen state park hosts over 1 million visitors a year. Our property is minutes from the Park. Enjoy hiking over 22 waterfalls, kayaking, mountain biking, cross country skiing, hunting or just enjoying some good local BBQ and be minutes away from kicking back in front of the fireplace or out in the pavilion.
- Primary: 570-477-3962
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View from the street
Beautiful Pennsylvania stone wall and outside pavillion
Kitchen Close up; New appliances; New Pots and Pans
A little retro adds to the decor!
Bath with Shower
Enjoy a romantic dinner infront of the fireplace
Rustic decor from our sawmill
Full view of Front Great Room
Great Room Fouton and TV
TV and Satellite in the bedroom
Hallway to back yard
Eojoy a quiet setting
Outside pavillion and gas grill
Enjoy the stream running along side the property!
The old picwic closet rebuilt into a pantry
Floor to ceiling stone fireplace
Enjoy open ceiling trusses and beams
New Queen Sleeper sofa
Full view of Rear Great Room
Bedroom with Queen Bed....linens provided!
View from the bedroom to the backyard
This listing was first published here in 2012.
Date last modified - Friday, April 21, 2017
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