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The Outdoors Are Calling so Stay At The Acorn Cottage!

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 785 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6

Come relax at the Acorn Cottage nestled in the Pocono Mountains. The cottage is a modified A-frame with the comforts of home and the charm of the outdoors. With two state parks nearby, the cabin sleeps six and is close to many area attractions. This is a top region for white water rafting with dam releases weekly for great rapids. You can take advantage of all the outdoors has to offer: fish local waterways, white water raft, tube, kayak, bike, hike or take in a round of golf. You can also visit the quaint town of Jim Thorpe, ride the scenic train, shop at a variety of outlets or spend the evening at one of two casinos. Camelback and Pocono Downs is also within a short driving distance. If this doesn't sound like fun, you can warm yourself by the campfire roasting marshmallows, take a quiet walk in the woods and view the many deer or enjoy a game in the upstairs loft.

The gated community has a playground, lake for non-motorized boats and a pool that is open from Memorial Day through Labor Day.

PLEASE NOTE: Unfortunately, we no longer provide the following in order to help keeps costs down due to loss: You must provide your own linens, blankets, pillows, tea towels and towels. Please note the bed sizes in the description.

More Details

Owner
Dan and Carolyn Daneker, Owner/Manager
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 29, 2017

About Dan and Carolyn Daneker, Owner/Manager

We reside in southeastern PA and use our cabin as a family get away. This is a family treasure that we want to share. When we decided to rent the cabin out we wanted to provide others with a get away that isn't going to break their bank and to help cover our costs.

Dan and Carolyn Daneker, Owner/Manager purchased this cabin in 2005

Why Dan and Carolyn Daneker, Owner/Manager chose Poconos

We purchased this property in 2005 and put a lot of heart into it. It has been completely gutted and renovated. Please be respectful of the property and the surrounding nature.

What makes this cabin unique

We are close to many attractions and are an escape from the hustle and bustle of life. Come visit to reconnect with nature and to get a much needed rest.

Amenities

White Haven Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 785 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Parking ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Please note: You need to provide your own towels and wash clothes (and tea towels).
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , This bedroom is located on the first floor.
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , This bedroom is on the second floor.
    Bedroom 3 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , This is a double and has an inner spring-in living room.
  • Please note: You need to provide your own linens, pillows and blankets.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • swimming
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Once full payment is made and approximately two weeks from your stay, You will receive and email from VRBO/Homeaway which will give you access to the directions on how to access the keys, directions, information for security, recommendations of things to see from other renters and a list of beds, sizes, etc. Please note: By agreeing to rent, you acknowledge that you understand that you need to provide your own linens, sheets, pillows, blankets, and tea towels. You also acknowledge that you will dispose of trash properly at the dumpster at the end of the road, you will clean the cabin before you leave utilizing the check-off list on the refrigerator, you will notify the owner if something breaks to work out replacement, and you will NOT shut off the pilot light on the gas fireplace. Please understand, we welcome you as our guest and want you to enjoy our family cabin, but by agreeing to rent, you also agree to do your part. Thanks for considering staying at the Acorn Cottage.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(49 traveler reviews)

The Outdoors Are Calling so Stay At The Acorn Cottage!
average rating of 4.836735 based on 49 reviews
4

peaceful

  • 4 of 5

we enjoyed seeing the deer daily and it was very quiet. The kitchen offered everything we needed.

Glad it had washer and dryer they came in handy. Cute place would be nice if it actually had a table to sit by.

  • Submitted: May 21, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are glad you enjoyed your stay. We are sorry you were unable to find the table. It is under the stained glass window in the cabin and can be seen in the picture on our site. It is a folding table on wheels that easily seats 6 people. You can move it how you wish to in the dining room or even pull it to the living room for larger groups. You have to lift up the side and swing the legs around to create the space for eating. We like to use it in the dining room, then fold it down to allow for easy movement around the area. There are folding wooden padded chairs in the downstairs closet near the washer and dryer that fit around it, in addition to the metal padded chairs that are in the dining room. We also have the picnic table, a table in the loft for games and a card table folded behind the hutch.
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5

Wonderful trip

  • 5 of 5

Lovely cottage and very responsive owners. Very quiet and the kids loved it. Would love to stay again, but for longer!

  • Submitted: Apr 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

An amazing place!

  • 5 of 5

My husband decided to stay here for a romantic getaway with our two little Chihuahuas and it was probably one of the best vacation decisions we ever made. The house is BEAUTIFUL, the pictures do not do it justice, and very clean. It was quiet and cozy and spacious. Unfortunately it rained pretty much the whole time we were there so we didn't spend much time outside or use the fire pit, but next time though and yes, there will definitely be a next time!

  • Submitted: Apr 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Snowy Stay

  • 4 of 5

When my husband & I arrived at the Acorn Cottage we could not see where the driveway was for all the snow. The driveway was not cleared. (they had gotten 20-some inches of snow that week) The snow was too deep to try to park our vehicles.

We contacted Carolyn & she was quick to return my call & keep in contact with me with any updates. They had an issue with their snow removal company not showing up. We bought shovels & got into the house after about an hour & a half of shoveling. Carolyn made arrangements for someone to come & clear the rest of the driveway & that was taken care of that evening. Carolyn & Dan more than compensated us for our trouble by refunding us for the whole weekend, which we did not expect!

The cottage was cozy & had all the comforts of home! We absolutely loved it! Our stay was very relaxing & the atmosphere was awesome! I loved the loft & hung out there a lot reading & meeting with God.

We would definitely come back & stay again - maybe in the summer next time!

  • Submitted: Mar 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Wonderful secluded getaway!

  • 4 of 5

Property well maintained, quiet and comfortable! Would stay again any time!

  • Submitted: Mar 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

We Had A Great Time, Highly Recommended.

  • 5 of 5

My girlfriend and another couple, along with our 2 puppies, stayed at the Acorn Cabin a few weekends ago and we all had a great time. The cabin was perfect for us and the dogs. Having the gated in deck was fantastic as we could let the dogs out of the house without any trouble at all. The game room was great and stocked with plenty of games, music and movies. We would definitely recommend this cabin and plan on taking another weekend, or maybe week long, vacation here.

The cabin is close to the main roads and stores as well.

  • Submitted: Mar 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Car: necessary

This area is known for white water rafting. There are dam releases most weekends. Jim Thorpe is a nearby town with tourist attractions. Lehigh Gorge State Park and Hickory Run State Park are very close with sight seeing, 4-wheeling, hiking, canoeing, fishing, swimming and more. The closest ski resort is Jack Frost. Pocono Downs is a racino along with Mount Airy Resort Casino. Camelback is a 30 minute drive for both winter and summer activities.

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Rates & Availability

White Haven Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
Convert Currency
Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Summer 2017
Apr 3 2017 - Sep 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
$94
$625
$2,700
 
 
Fall/Winter 2017-18
Oct 1 2017 - Apr 2 2018
2 night minimum stay
$120
$775
$3,500
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$94
$625
$2,700
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $75
Tax Rate 11.0%

By submitting your payment you agree to the attached rental agreement. Print or Request a copy by emailing owner. Damage/cleaning fee is returned upon verification cabin is clean and nothing is missing or broken. There is no "maid service". As part of the rental, you are expected to clean before you leave - this is how we keep our rental costs low. Cleaning supplies and a vacuum are provided. This includes disposing of your trash in the dumpster at the end of the road. There will be a walk through after you leave. Please note: You need to provide your own linens, towels, tea towels, blankets and pillows.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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