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Creek House in Penns Valley

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Space 2,200 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Large rustic house next to creek in Coburn PA. 25 Miles to PSU

House has a cabin like feel. Fire pit & woods in back and large front yard perfect for camping, picnics, hanging out next to creek.. Frontage to Pine/ Elk creek which is flows into Penns Creek; all of which are rated Exceptional Value Waters by DCNR . The trout fishing is tops--Just websearch 'best trout streams in USA'.

There is a BBQ Grill and patio for outdoor cooking.

Update: There is now wifi, a fireplace & 40' TV w/ netflix account. No cable

There is 2 kitchens(one main and one in upstairs fisherman's apt) 3 Queen Beds and 1 full bed. There is also a futon, large couch, and one blowup mattress for sleeping.

HEAT: There is an oil furnace for primary heat and pellet stove for ambience or heating spring fall.

The Neighborhood

Penns Valley has established itself as a leader in sustainability and organic agriculture(Penn Assoc for Sustainable Ag is based here) and preservation of the natural beauty(Penns Valley Conservation Assoc). It's also noted for numerous Amish farms, extreme sports(Camp Woodward) & it's equidistant location btwn Penn State University(in State College) & Bucknell in Lewisburg.

The town of Millheim is a tiny but vibrant spot just 2 miles away.

Things to check out there are:

Elk creek cafe,Green Drake Art Gallery, Inglebean coffee shop,

There's also a tiny wine shop, amazing flower/ plant shop, meat/cheese shop, farmers market(on Sat) , little pizza place run by a real italian, and then a hotel where you can get beer to go.

Getting around

Millheim is easy bike ride; there should be at least 2 bikes for guest use.. more could be arranged. Also inner tube rental via outfitters.

More Details

Owner
James Bradley
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
July 31, 2017

Amenities

Coburn House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible / Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Rural
  • Ski-Out ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • festivals
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • roller blading
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • water tubing

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(1 traveler reviews)

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Creek House in Penns Valley
average rating of 4.0 based on 1 reviews
Hershey, Pa
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Beautiful secluded spot

  • 4 of 5

My family including grandchildren had a blast here. The setting is a picturesque rustic house right along a beautiful stream with plenty of yard for kids to romp and play beside the stream. The house is quite rustic but that adds to the charm. Cozy wood pellet stove on first floor is about the only heat source, but very nice and fun to sit next to for conversation or reading. Be aware that no bathroom exists on the first floor, but the floor plan lends itself to large gatherings with friends or family with a porch outside in the front and a few decks along the side of the house. The place is a few miles from charming Millheim, where there is a great microbrewery and pub along with a specialty coffee house. About 40 min drive from State College in beautiful country.

  • Submitted: Oct 16, 2014
  • Stayed: October 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $100
cleaning $60

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

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