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Newly Renovated Lakefront Chalet!

Bedrooms 4
Space 2,500 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms + Loft, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 9-12)

This newly renovated lakefront chalet is the perfect get-a-way for family and friends. Located on Lake Harmony between Jack Frost, Big Boulder Ski Lodges, Split Rock Resort and just 15 minutes from Pocono Raceway, Lake Harmony offers so much to offer year round. 'Onalake' is perfect for vacations, long weekends, holidays, family gatherings, and reunions. This home has four bedrooms, a loft, finished game room, 29' x 16' deck with a table for eight over looking the lake, full kitchen with new appliances and a great room with a fireplace and a 60' Smart HDTV overlooking the beautiful lake. With a large deck, dock, gas grill and fire pit, you will be sure to enjoy all four seasons here at 'Onalake.'

The game room is recently updated, and includes a ping pong table, bar, game table, 42' HD Flat Screen PlasmaTV, VCR, DVD, and foosball. A spacious walk out game room leads to the lake, where you will have your own personal dock for power boating, personal water crafts, fishing, swimming and sun bathing! Our lakefront yard is perfect for volleyball or wiffle ball.


* Security Deposit $300 (Held on file as a separate check).

* Cleaning Fee $125

* No Cats, but dogs accepted at discretion of owner with an additional $150 fee (per dog up to 2 dogs) and an extra $200 security deposit added. Owner must approve prior to arrivial. Failure to receive approval from the owner will result in the loss of the full security deposit.

* 50% of rental and cleaning fee with security deposit is necessary to reserve dates, balance of 50% due one month prior to check-in.

For questions please call number listed below.

Keywords: Lake House

More Details

Anne and Jim Sykes
Member since: 2004
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 17, 2018

About Anne and Jim Sykes

Jim and Anne Sykes along with their three children live in Oreland, Pa.

Anne and Jim Sykes purchased this house in 2007

Why Anne and Jim Sykes chose Lake Harmony

Our family has loved making memories here over the years, and we know you will, too. We are always updating and improving our home to make it the best we possibly can for our guest; our motto is "Enter As Strangers, Leave As Friends", so we hope to see you again back here at Onalake!

What makes this house unique

Perfect flat back yard for playing games and you can walk right into the beautiful lake! Dock your boat right in the back yard! Enjoy the views and sunset from the deck off the kitchen and family room! Great for ice skating in the winter! Perfect for year-round fun, and memories.


Lake Harmony House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Resort ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • Two full bathrooms
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single
    Loft - 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Queen size Beds (3), Twin or Single Beds (3), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Futon (Queen)
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Games
  • Balcony
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard
  • Tennis
  • Water Sports Gear
  • 8 garden chairs
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing


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average rating of 5.0 based on 20 reviews

Awesome place

  • 5 of 5

This house is great. We stayed with two families, plenty of room. Right on lake. Foosball, ping pong tournament in basement. Walk to restaurants. JF/BB 5 minutes away. Very fun weekend. Thanks Jim and Anne. We'll be back.

The Deans

  • Submitted: Jan 23, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Mike - we are so glad you had a wonderful time at "Onalake". You were wonderful guests and we welcome you back at anytime. Thanks again. Jim and Anne
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Great vacation home

  • 5 of 5

Happy New Year. We arrived Friday of New Years weekend with snow on the ground. Your home is beautiful with all the comforts of being in our own homes.

Was very warm and cozy. Friday night we enjoyed the game room. Had so much fun with ping pong tournaments. Sat we went tubing at Jack Frost and rang in the New year on the lake with a nice fire while watching neighbors fire works. Sunday the weather was absolutely perfect. Sunny and warm. Spent a lot of time on the lake walking, watching people ice fish and playing football. Thank you again for giving us the opportunity to enjoy your home on the lake. Will definitely be repeat renters next year.

Our first experience up the mountains was great.

  • Submitted: Jan 5, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Philadelphia, PA

Greg S

  • 5 of 5

Had a 3 day golf weekend here with 8 guys. The house was plenty big enough. Very comfortable and immaculate! Has a big screen tv for those who wanted to watch college football games and a great back yard for those who did not. The fire pit was the best part. The basement also included a dart board and other games. I've been staying in the Poconos for years now and this is by far the nicest house I've stayed in. Highly recommend this house and would not stay anywhere else for future golf trips!

  • Submitted: Nov 3, 2016
  • Stayed: October 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Best spot - Best yard on the lake.

  • 5 of 5

My fiance' and I have been coming to Lake Harmony for over 8 years. We have stayed in many different homes, many different locations and all times of the year. This house and location is by far our favorite. It has every ammenity we need. The yard is nice and flat and offers plenty of space for games and lake fun. The HUGE deck just calls for you to get out of the house and get a mountain tan. Seriously. We have stayed here twice since August of 2015 and have made a recent decision that we will not rent anywhere else but here. Owner is fantastic too. Everything here just works perfectly.

  • Submitted: Nov 2, 2016
  • Stayed: October 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Great property. I did a long weekend with 7 friends to golf. The house was very clean and had everything we needed in the kitchen. Very comfortable house with large screen TV. Great rec room with darts, ping pong. Nice deck with views of the lake. The big hit was the fire pit by the lake and golf courses close by.

  • Submitted: Oct 20, 2016
  • Stayed: October 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very beautiful, convenient. Easy to workwith owner

  • 5 of 5

Very nice property. Convenient to restaurants to water sport rental place.

Easy to work with Jim. Nice kitchen. Well kept bedrooms. TVs everywhere. Big yard, enough parking.

We enjoyed our stay here and will come back here again.

Thanks Jim for your help to make our stay in lake harmony wonderful.

  • Submitted: Oct 17, 2016
  • Stayed: October 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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27 hole Golf Course, Bowling, Horseback and mule riding, downhill and cross country skiing, ice skating, fires by the lake, night clubs and resturants. The indoor water park at Split Rock is now open! Speed boat and kayak rentals avaialble.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
Pet Fee $150
Cleaning fee $125
Tax Rate 10.0%

$195 for each additional night. Linens available for rent with free delivery.

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.

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