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Wildwood Cottage - August DISCOUNTS avail - 5 min from lake & Allegrippis

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Space 1,500 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

1,500 sq. ft. - 3 bedrooms, 1 loft, 2 baths, sleeps 10, Mountain View

Ask about available discounts for our remaining open nights in August.

Phone conversation with owner required before reservation will be confirmed,

Children 5 and under no charge.

Wildwood Cottage is part of Wildwood Rentals. To insure we have the best fit for your group please check out our other two rentals on VRBO. Wildwood Lodge #457174 and Wildwood Chalet 1128212. All three rentals are within walking distance of each other.

Wildwood Cottage is a charming and rustically beautiful vacation home. It is nestled in a 3 acre wooded lot, offering a peaceful retreat yet just a few minutes from 7 Points Marina , Allegrippis Trails and downtown Huntingdon for dining & shopping.

This house offers it's own eclectic charm, furnished with Amish made hickory tables, chairs, rockers, pine log headboards, as well as lovely leather furniture. The walls are adorned with rustic artwork and artifacts of days gone by.

It's easy to relax on the open porch in rocking chairs, chat with family or friends or simply enjoy the peacefulness of the area. The fire pit is a perfect spot to enjoy a star lit night and create memories with family and friends.

There are 3 full bedrooms and a loft. (guests can bring their own sheets or they can be provided for $35. linen fee) rec room/bar area & 2 full baths, kitchen fully equipped with everything you could possibly need.

The Cottage provides all the creature comforts you could hope for, including gas fireplace, expanded cable TV, free internet, free local/long distance phone service, gas grill, fire pit, movies and much more. For those families with small children, don't take up space in your vehicles for a pack and play, baby gate and highchair, they are provided. There will also be a plastic kiddie pool, nothing like a pool with a little water to keep toddlers occupied for hours.

More Details

Owner
Pam
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 22, 2017

About Pam

Wildwood Cottage owners, Pam & Bob Wild, have been in the vacation home rental business since 2005. The Wilds live in State College, Pa. but call the Raystown Lake area their home away from home. The lake as been apart of Pam's life for 52 years. Her husband Bob is quite the boating enthusiast and fell in love with the lake as well. It is a wonderful place to create great memories with friends and family. Their two grown children and now 3 granddaughters love their time at the Wild cabin and lake as well. Pam was in the Hotel/Restaurant industry for 25 years prior to starting a vacation home rental business. She knows what it takes to make her guests happy. You will appreciate her friendly and PROMPT replies to all rental inquiries and questions.

The Wilds make a great team in that they work together to make sure the houses are well maintained and in top working order.

Pam purchased this house in 2005

Why Pam chose Allegheny Mountains & Her Valleys

The Cottage is one of their three vacation rental properties, all of which are within walking distance of each other. All homes, Wildwood Chalet, Cottage and Lodge are rustically beautiful and immaculately clean.

Their properties provide guests the opportunity to sit back, relax and enjoy the sounds of nature, moonlit evenings by the fire pit or fill your Summer days with fishing, boating and water activities on Raystown Lake, the Crown Jewel of Central Pa. Fall and Fall & Winter offers opportunities for hunting, downhill skiing, cross country skiing, and trips to 'Happy Valley' to enjoy Penn State Nittany Lion football.

For those mountain bike enthusiasts, our rentals are only 5 minutes from the Allegrippis Trails, ranked among the top in the NATION.

What makes this house unique

Pam and Bob spend a great deal of time at their personal cottage which is close to their rentals. Their daughter and family live only a few minutes away as well. There is always someone available should a problem arise.

Amenities

Huntingdon House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Min. age of primary renter: 27
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
  • 1. outside noise level must be reasonable after 11 pm 2. no outside fryers requiring oil 3. smoking outside only, butts must be properly disposed
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , on main living area
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , in rec. room area
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , room for pack and play or air mattress
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single , Loft above great room
    Rec Room - 1 queen , queen sofa bed
  • Comforters, blankets and pillows provided. Guests can bring their own sheets or we can provide for all beds - $35. linen fee.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Notes:
'pack and play', highchair/booster seat, baby pool provided outdoor firepit, guests must provide wood Winter Rentals - 4 wheel or all wheel drive required

Reviews

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Wildwood Cottage - August DISCOUNTS avail - 5 min from lake & Allegrippis
average rating of 4.92 based on 25 reviews
5

Wonderful Cottage

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed at all 3 of the Wildwood Rentals. The cottage was our first experience in Feb. We wanted to get away for a peaceful weekend however, we were reluctant because we were afraid if there was a snow storm we wouldn't be able to go and would lose our money. The owner, Pam, assured us she has a liberal Winter cancellation policy. In the event of nasty weather prohibiting safe travel she gives a full refund or moves the reservation to another date, guests' choice. Since we had nothing to lose we went and so glad we did. The Cottage has a awesome rustic charm, very clean and close to downtown Huntingdon so buying groceries was easy. Our family enjoyed getting away from the rat race. We played games, watched movies, took long walks and even made a fire in the outdoor pits and roasted marshmallows. There was a little bit of new fallen snow so the setting was absolutely gorgeous. We enjoyed ourselves so much we tried Wildwood Chalet early Summer. Our group grew in size and we then reserved the Lodge later in the Summer.....it is gorgeous. All 3 rentals are within walking distance of each other so we're hoping to book a couple houses next Summer. We had a minor maintenance issue with one of the toilets and Pam's husband was there within the hour to fix it. Working with Pam was awesome. She was extremely responsive and had wonderful suggestions for things to do. Her guest information book is very organized, including general info about the house, directions to anything guests might need and a list of her favorite things to do. We can't wait to go back. Our biggest dilemma will be.....which of these wonderful rentals will we choose....Wildwood Chalet, Cottage or Lodge. We highly recommend WIldwood Rentals and the Raystown Lake area.... we heard Raystown is the crown jewel of Central Pa. and it truly is.

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: thank you for taking the time to not only review this property but the other 2 as well. if you come for another Winter visit I would like to give you a complimentary night. enjoy the rest of your Summer. Pam
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5

Great time!!!

  • 5 of 5

Great cottage to stay at while visiting the Raystown Lake area. Very peaceful stay. Cottage is near the lake and Allegrippis trails. Pam was great to work with and answered any questions.

  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: thank you Bryan for taking the time to post a review. thanks for staying with us. Pam
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5

Nice place to stay

  • 5 of 5

Wildwood cottage is a very accommodaing and cozy cabin. Lots to do in the area and if you want quiet you will have it and so wonderfully relaxing. If it's raining there are plenty of things to do inside too, videos, games and TV too. I so enjoy my visits to the Wildwoods chalet, cottage and lodge. I have now been going there for 10 years and hope to keep going as long as I'm able.

  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Harrisburg, PA
5

Perfection

  • 5 of 5

This was my first stay at the Cottage. We had a group of 10 friends arrive for New Year's Eve and this getaway was our best yet for the holiday. We couldn't have asked for more accommodating hosts or a cozier cabin. Its central location gave plenty of options for entertainment and traveling. Highly recommended.

  • Submitted: Jan 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for taking the time to post such a nice review. and....thank you for coming to my rescue with the Chalet stove ! You're an awesome group. Hope to see you again one day. Happy New Year.
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5

Nicely stocked cabin - great for weekend getaway

  • 5 of 5

This is our first time staying at the cottage, and we enjoyed ourselves greatly. We celebrated my husband and daughter's birthday and it met all our needs. There were 8 of us plus two babies and we felt like we had enough room. Kitchen was nicely stocked, and cabin got plenty warm enough.

  • Submitted: Jan 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lebanon, PA
5

Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

The Cottage was perfect for our group of Juniata football parents! It was very clean, cozy, and had everything we needed for an enjoyable weekend. Pam was easy to work with and responded to all questions promptly. This was the second time we stayed in the Cottage and would definitely recommend it!

  • Submitted: Jan 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the kind review ! It was a pleasure having your groups as our guests.
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Map

Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Altoona-Blair County
Nearest Barpub
7 Miles
Mimi's Restaurant & Martini Bar
Nearest Golf
6 Miles
Huntingdon Country Club - Public 18 hole Course
Nearest Train
40 Miles
Amtrak - Lewistown, Pa
Nearest Motorway
20 Miles
I99
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Seven Points Marina
Nearest Ski
40 Miles
Blue Knob Ski Resort
Nearest Beach
3 Miles
7 Points Marina Lake Beach
Car: necessary

12 minutes from Juniata College, 1 hour from State College (Penn State Univ. main campus/Beaver Stadium), 30 minutes from Delgrossos Amusement/Waterpark, 50 minutes from Blue Knob Ski Resort, 5 minutes from Allegrippis Trails (ranked among the nations top 5 for mountain biking, 10 minutes from 7 Points Marina/beach at Raystown Lake. 10 minutes from Huntingdon Country Club public 18 hole golf course

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Rates & Availability

Huntingdon House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Peak season
Jul 4 2017 - Nov 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
$260
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest
 
PSU/Michigan Football Weekend
Oct 20 2017 - Oct 21 2017
2 night minimum stay
$770
Flat fee
 
 
December - March
Dec 1 2017 - Apr 5 2018
2 night minimum stay
$175
From
$215
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest
 
Peak season
Apr 6 2018 - Dec 2 2018
2 night minimum stay
$260
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$260
$1,695
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Additional Guest Fee $15 per person per night
Damage Deposit $300

Children 5 and under no charge
please inquire for additional rates for non peak, mid week, holidays, special events ie. Graduation, PSU Football, Dirtfest
3 night minimum required for holidays
www.wildlodge.net

Due to demand and seasonality, rates may change over the course of the year. Call 814-571-8799 for accurate quote.

Rates lower Sun - Thursday...... except May - August.
Must be minimum of 27 yrs. to rent

Winter Policy - in the event of bad weather prohibiting safe travel full refund will be given or reservation can be moved to another date

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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