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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
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 14, 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 White Haven

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.

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.

Amenities

White Haven Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 785 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
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

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average rating of 4.80597 based on 67 reviews
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Loved the house and scenery

  • 3 of 5

My family loved the house and scenery. We had a great time but came home a day early. The beds are the only reason I gave the 3 star review. Had they been better we would have stayed the last night but my wife's back couldn't do another night. Again the cabin was great we had a blast!

  • Submitted: Dec 12, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
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5

Perfect unplugged weekend in a beautiful setting

  • 5 of 5

A lovely cottage in a quiet neighborhood. Clean and warm with a well appointed kitchen. Plenty of space for our family of four (2 adults and 2 teenagers). We had a wonderful weekend and enjoyed the quiet surroundings. A great weekend away from work, school and the pressures of life. Highly recommended.

  • Submitted: Nov 5, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Cozy & Delightful

  • 5 of 5

My girlfriend and I had a pleasant stay at this cottage. We had a friendly deer welcome as we arrived. The kitchen had all the necessary appliances as well as the living room. We would love to stay again.

  • Submitted: Nov 1, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
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5

Very peaceful

  • 5 of 5

Spent two glorious nights away from busy city life . The cabin is adorable. Loved being close to nature. Sharing space with Deer was amazing .

  • Submitted: Oct 22, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
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5

❤️Adorable Cottage is a Lovely Gem!

  • 5 of 5

The Acorn Cottage was such a delightful place to celebrate our~ 40th Anniversary❣️Altho the pics online are nice it doesn't really do justice to this adorable cozy cottage which had much to offer. It was a perfect lil setting in a gated community ...very quiet & peaceful mountainside atmosphere. Refreshing Retreat away from busy life!

However, there are attractions in nearby area such as Bushkill Falls, Jim Thorpe quaint town & Crossings Outlet shopping...to name a few we enjoyed~

Thank you to the Danekers for sharing your special cottage as it was our pleasure to make more memorable moments~ God Bless! F&J/Michigan

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  • Submitted: Sep 30, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great cottage!

  • 5 of 5

This place is in wonderful condition and quite comfortable for our family of 5 plus two dogs. We stayed for 3 nights. Quiet enough to feel like a getaway - close enough to Jim Thorpe and Hickory Run State Park that we had plenty to do. Lots of puzzles and board games, every kitchen dish / utensil you could want, indoor fireplace plus outdoor fireplace, including lighter fluid and marshmallow-toasting sticks. We ate all our meals on the outdoor deck.

  • Submitted: Sep 24, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Damage Deposit $75

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.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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