Renew, Come to the water. Live in the moment, and Be. Refresh your mind, Rest your body. Renew your spirit. Regain a gentle heart and Peaceful soul. Reclaim yourself. Restore in the Power that is greater than you. - Bonnie L. Mohr
That's our wish for each of our guests.
Come and enjoy Nature at Lakewood. The house is situated in a partially wooded setting but not far off the road and other neighboring houses. Guests shall behave in a civilized manner and shall be good neighbors, respecting the rights of surrounding property owners. No Fireworks allowed other than on July 4th.
This is the perfect property for the family looking to spend time enjoying nature, bird watching, or just simply relaxing. You might even spot some deer! Try your luck fishing for bass and bluegill in the pond, or grab a good book and sit in the gazebo by the pond. A large flagstone patio with lounge chairs, patio set with umbrella and gas grill is complimented by a large backyard overlooking the pond. This property is pet friendly, so you may bring pets along to enjoy, just check the pets box on your reservation. Ample parking is available in the curved driveway and the two car garage.
Make yourself at home....The house has a fully furnished kitchen, dining room has dining table with six chairs plus a large Island with two stools, Living room , relax on the reclining love seat or sofa in front of the fireplace. Enjoy wi fi throughout the house, however there is no TV. One bath downstairs with shower and one small bedroom with four bunks for children. Washer and dryer. Upstairs, one bedroom with one queen bed and one single bed. Master bathroom with whirlpool tub, double roll doors opening into sitting room with fireplace and sofa, this connects with the master bedroom which has a queen bed. The sitting room sofa opens into a queen bed if needed for an extra sleeping accommodations. The master bedroom has a door opening outside to a balcony overlooking the pond. Fire pit in the backyard, come and enjoy!
Corn hole game and Can Jam games for you to use (stored in garage). This property is family friendly with a large yard for children to play outdoors!
Upstairs Garage Apartment available for rent if you need additional room. This space is not rented separately, it is an add-on to the guesthouse reservation to accommodate more guests. The apartment has a kitchen nook complete with microwave, frig, and coffee maker. Dining table with 4 chairs, foosball table, a sofa and recliner, sofa opens up into an queen size sofa bed for extra sleeping accommodations, sheets and bedding provided.
Full size bed, Bathroom with stall shower and vanity completes the apartment. This space is available upon request for an additional $89 per night, plus $40 cleaning fee. Please contact us if you're interested.
State Game Lands #43 is just across the road. Enjoy biking or hiking on the many miles of trails in nearby French Creek State Park. French Creek also has a public swimming pool and large children's playground area. Hopewell Lake is nearby and has canoe and boat rentals available. Historic Hopewell Furnace is within a few miles. Lakewood Retreat, located in Beautiful Berks county, is only a short distance from the Chester and Lancaster county lines. Travel to Lancaster county to see the Amish Farms and see Amish horse and buggies on the road. Valley Forge National Park and Philadelphia with all its sights are less than an hours drive away. Longwood Gardens, Harrisburg, Hershey Park, and historical Gettysburg are approximately one hour drive away.