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The Cottages at Fayette Springs--Creek House--Enjoy this Spacious Cottage!

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 1,039 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Two Bedroom Accomodation directly adjacent to CW Klay Winery

This cozy, two bedroom cottage includes a great room with vaulted ceiling, full size kitchen and beautiful outdoor deck for outdoor lounging. The rustic luxury of the decor and ambiance is perfect for a discerning couple or small family that is looking for a brief or extended getaway to the Ohiopyle area. Sleeps 6 comfortably. The Creek and its 'sister' property the Springs House (can rent both for large parties) is directly adjacent to the C.W. Klay winery and just minutes away from Fallingwater, Kentuck Knob, downtown Ohiopyle, Nemacolin Resort and Spa and Lady Luck Casino.


Property Manager
Sales at Turning Leaf Vacation Rentals
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 30, 2017

About Sales at Turning Leaf Vacation Rentals

In the mid-1990s Bob and Susan Fleming acquired two dilapidated log cottages along fayette springs road in chalk hill, pa. As director of a major area tourist attraction, susan fleming recognized the value of these properties both historically and economically but it was challenging to get anyone to agree to restore rather than demolish the houses, which were built in the 1930’s as hunting camps and abandoned to the elements for years.

With the help of some resourceful contractors, the couple was able to transform the cottages into the luxuriously rustic retreats you see today. The first cottage to welcome tourists opened in 1997 and the second in 2005. The flemings treasure their little piece of history and have enjoyed hosting visitors from all over the world for nearly 20 years. Automobiles and airplanes have replaced the boats and trains, a world-class spa has replaced the fayette springs, but the experiences of iconic architecture, pristine wilderness, exceptional white water, and unrivaled trails continue to draw tourists to our region.

Sales at Turning Leaf Vacation Rentals purchased this cottage in 1995

Why Sales at Turning Leaf Vacation Rentals chose Pennsylvania

The property on which the cottages (Springs House is the 'sister' property to the Creek House) are located is the site of the original Fayette Springs, a popular resort and spa to which tourists flocked in the mid 1800’s. According to advertisements in the “genius of liberty,” a local newspaper from that period, people came from all over the east by train to Ohiopyle or boat to Brownsville, then by horse and buggy to partake of the health benefits of the water in the stream that runs behind the cabins. The water was guaranteed to cure all sorts of ailments. All that remains of the original spa are photos and some artifacts; a hand-carved stone basin, stone columns, a large stone slab with graffiti depicting names and dates from the period, and a fresh-water well that is dug into the mountainside.

What makes this cottage unique

The Creek House provides a luxuriously quiet experience for that discerning small family or a couples retreat from the city while still being close to all the activity centers associated with the Ohiopyle area.

Guestbook comments from the manager

Such a beautiful spot you have. We enjoyed ourselves very much. Toured Fallingwater, shopped Youghiogheny Glass and took in Festival in Ohiopyle. Thanks for allowing us to share your space!
May 2015
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Amenities

Chalk Hill Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1039 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower , 'Claw Foot' tub and shower surround
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Futon in Great Room--quickly creates another sleeping option
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , Bedroom with two beds--single and double beds.
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Generous bedroom with queen bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • spelunking
  • whitewater rafting

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(7 traveler reviews)

The Cottages at Fayette Springs--Creek House--Enjoy this Spacious Cottage!
average rating of 5.0 based on 8 reviews
5

Great location - wonderful cottage!

  • 5 of 5

This place was comfortable and relaxing. I had a group of 6 friends and were there for our "adventure weekend". we were close to the place to go white water rafting, and where we went caving. This cottage was set up really nicely - no issues and booking was very simple. Thanks for the great stay!

  • Submitted: Jun 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for staying with us and for being such wonderful guests! Sounds line you had a trip of activity!
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Charlotte
5

Relaxing, well maintained, creekside cabin

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay at the cabin. It was a close to everything, had a private deck that over looks a creek. There is another cabin on the property but the way they are oriented makes them both very private. The cabin was comfortable with all the comforts of home. I was concerned about it not having AC because the temperatures were in the high 80's. I was pleasantly surprised that due to the cabins position in the mountains and shade, the cabin always felt cool and comfortable. The owners and manager were both great to work with. It was a slice of heaven and I would recommend this to anyone.

  • Submitted: Jun 5, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to provide a guest review. So, glad you were able to enjoy the privacy and comfort of the Creek House. Many think the lack of a/c in the Creek House is a concern only to find the shade and the positioning of the home keeps it comfortable for the bulk of the summer (still a few weeks in August where it might be desired for some guests). Glad to have had you as our guest!
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philadelphia suburbs
5

Fantastic Find

  • 5 of 5

This was an amazing place to stay! The location can't be beat, it's very close to so many attractions. The cabin is cozy, well appointed, clean, and the creek outside makes it so serene. We had a wonderful time and highly recommend!!

  • Submitted: Jun 4, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to provide a guest review! We are SO glad you found us! Come back again real soon!
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Harrisburg, PA
5

Fall Girls Getaway

  • 5 of 5

We appreciated many thoughtful touches and thoroughly enjoyed our hassle free visit. Nothing was lacking as far as supplies, etc. Only suggestion is a grab bar in bathroom, our older guest was leery of using the tub, afraid she might fall. We hope to return in the Spring, thank you for exceeding my expectations!

  • Submitted: Oct 20, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to provide a guest review of your stay! We certainly appreciate knowing you enjoyed your visit. Special thank you for the feedback on installing a "grab bar" in the bathroom! I will certainly pass it along to the owner. We will love to host you in the Spring if you plans call for a return trip!
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5

Beautifully rustic, clean and very cozy!!!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time staying in the Creek House during a snowy February weekend. All we wanted was to sit by a fireplace the whole time and that is what we did - it was perfect! The bed was very comfortable, everything was clean and well maintained, and the kitchen was well equipped with everything we needed. The clawfoot tub was really cool. A perfect getaway not too far from Pittsburgh. The owners and rental company were all very accommodating when we had a last minute change and couldn't have been nicer. Thanks again!

  • Submitted: Feb 22, 2015
  • Stayed: Feb 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for carving out time to provide a guest review of your experience with us and the Creek House! Relaxing by the wood fireplace sounds like a wonderful way to spend a February weekend in the Ohiopyle! So, glad that we could accommodate you and meet your expectations related to the guest stay! Please come back again real soon!
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5

Absolutely Amazing...

  • 5 of 5

A huge thank you to the staff and owners. This cottage is absolutely gorgeous! The pictures, as beautiful as they are, don't do this cottage justice. It was extremely clean and well maintained. The owners should take great pride in offering such an amazing place. We are planning a summer getaway as well, and plan on staying here again this summer! Again my hats off to the owners and staff for an amazing weekend that we won't soon forget. Thanks again for EVERYTHING!

  • Submitted: Feb 16, 2015
  • Stayed: Feb 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to provide a guest review. The owners really appreciate it. We are so pleased to have had you as our guest and it was definitely our pleasure to help create a memorable Valentine's Day weekend! We really look forward to having you back as soon as your plans allow it.
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Map

Nearest Airport
80 Miles
Pittsburgh International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.9 Miles
Stone House Restaurant and Country Inn
Nearest Golf
6 Miles
Nemacolin Resort (Falling Rock & Mystic Rock)
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
US Route 40 East/West
Nearest Restaurant
0.9 Miles
Stone House Restaurant and Country Inn
Nearest Ski
5.3 Miles
Nemacolin Resort (Mystic Mountain)

Ohopyle state park, downtown ohiopyle, youghiogheny river, state gamelands, kentuck knob, fallingwater, yough lake

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Rates & Availability

Chalk Hill Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
2017 Memorial Day
May 26 2017 - May 29 2017
3 night minimum stay
$225
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$210
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $50 + Tax
Linen Service $45 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $100
Tax Rate 11.0%

-Added Pet Surcharges may apply if more than one pet is part of a guest's stay.
-3 night minimums apply for major holiday stays
-Tax of 9% includes both state (6%) and local (3%) charges.
-A 3.9% Convenience Fee will be added for guests that elect to pay with a Credit Card.
-Contact Manager for information about additional rental units.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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

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