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Reserve Your Jan, Feb, or March Ski Dates Now. Relax By The Fire.

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,000 sq ft
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Adorable A-frame Come Visit the Dwarf Cottage. Big Boulder/JF Ski/ Lake Harmony

Private 2 bedroom 1 bath home in gated/secure community. Home has reading/sleeping loft with single cot in loft overlooking the living room with gas FP. Formal dining room. Eat in kitchen. Breakfast bar. 3 decks. House is located in Indian mountain lake which is a 4,600 acre community offering 5 lakes. Three of which are seasonally stocked ( Pa fishing license is required). Watauga lake and the famous Mud Run stream are within a three minute walking distance from the house. No catch and release rules in effect. The main lake is 53 acres and non motorized small boats are permitted. ( Such as : kayaks, rowboats, paddle boats and canoes). The sandy beach swimming lake is 30 acres and also allows small non motorized boating. Modern bathrooms are located at the swimming lake. The community offers two pools, kiddie pool, playgrounds, hiking trails, tennis courts and two separate basketball courts. The property is located close to interstate 80 and the PA turnpike. (and about 10 mins from the Pocono slip ramp on rt 903). We are centrally located to all the Pocono attractions.

The home is equipped with pots, pans, dishes, silverware, coffee maker, blender, toaster, microwave, crock pot, cups/mugs, trash bags, toilet paper, paper towels, linens, towels, washer/dryer, hairdryer, DVD player with assortment of movies, cable TV, flat screen TV, gas grill, board games, and tennis rackets (must provide your own tennis balls).

On or around the property you will encounter deer (some of which can be hand fed and deer feed is provided), wild turkeys, chipmunks, humming birds, blue jays, cardinals, and woodpeckers. Closer to the lake small frogs, bull frogs, turtles, salamanders and ducks can be found.


Big boulder ski (offers snowboarding, snow tubing and skiing): 10 mins

Jack Frost ski (snowboarding, snow tubing and skiing and one pass allows you to utilize both Big Boulder and Jack Frost): 15 mins

Artic Paws Dog Sled Tours at skytop lodge (stand on the back and drive the dog sled pulled by friendly huskies!): 45 mins

Ice fishing at Beltsville Lake: 25 mins

Casino: 40 mins ( with occasional bus trips departing from community)

Horseback riding: 25 mins

Bushkill falls: Niagara of Pa (series of 8 waterfalls nestled within the woods, offers a network of hiking trails and bridges which afford fabulous views of the falls and forest): 45 mins

Split Rock indoor water park: 15 mins

Kalahari indoor water park (100,00 square foot water paradise scheduled to open summer of 2015 and offers day passes to general public): 30 mins

Aquatopia indoor water park (125,000 square feet, multi level water park and is the largest indoor water park on the east coast. Day passes offered to the general public with purchase of any other additional Camelback attraction): 25 mins

Mountain Coaster at Camelback (Only mountain coaster in PA takes you to speeds of 30mph while cruising through trees and down slopes of the 4,500 ft track and is open year round.): 25 mins

Pocono raceway: 15 mins

Camelback ski/beach: 30 mins

Tree top adventure ( Harnessed in and suspended high in the trees you'll be challenged with over 100 aerial obstacles to include: vertical cargo nets, swaying bridges, wobbling logs and zip lines): 25 mins

Zip lining (camelback offers a 4,000 ft zip line at the speed of 60 mph or the milder 1,000 ft zip line):25 mins

Tannersville Premium outlets: 25 mins

Haunted Candle Shop ( Legend has it in 1897 animal testing was performed in the basement and the spirits of monkeys haunt the property. They also offer large assortment of candles): 30 mins

Historic Jim Thorpe (offering train rides, restaurants, mansion tours, haunted jail tours, unique shops,

shows, and seasonal outside concerts. biking via the switchback gravity railroad, and bike rentals.): 30 mins.

split rock miniature golf: 15 mins

Lake Harmony Watersports (Wakeboarding, water skiing, and tube rides): 20 mins

Lake Harmony Cruises (Guided pontoon boat ride the length of Lake Harmony--relaxing!) 20 mins

Hickory Run state park: 20 mins

Beltsville Lake, 949 acre lake (offers motorized boating with unlimited horsepower. Speed limit 45 mph. Also paddleboat, kayak and small motorized boat rentals available): 25 min

Beltsville state park, 3,202 acres (offers 15 miles of hiking, 2.5 miles of mountain biking trails, hunting, ice fishing, cross country skiing and snow shoeing.)

Boulder field: 25 mins

Delaware water gap: 35 mins.

Penns Peak (offers concerts and luncheon shows.): 15 mins

No. 9 coal mine, Lansford pa (Worlds only continuously operated anthracite mine. Ride safely by train 1600 ft into the mountainside): 35 mins

Country Junction (worlds largest general store): 20 mins

Haunted Waldorf hotel (offers Halloween attractions thru October which include haunted house with live actors, haunted hayrides and zombie tag, rides, food, petting zoo, childrens activities, and plenty of pumpkins): 15 mins

Whitewater rafting: 15 mins

golfing ( 24 local golf courses. Split rock offers 27 holes of pristine grounds): 15 mins

Skirmish paintball: 10 mins

Upscale and family dining near the slopes: 15 mins

Bring your dog! We allow 1 dog per rental period and have a fenced doggie yard so they can do their business while you stay warm by the fire!


No Smoking inside property (smoking permitted on outside decks), Two day minimum rental except for holiday weekends which is a minimum of three. days. Call for race/holiday weekend rates.

Fall/Winter Rates

$150 per night for Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday nights

$175 per night for Friday, Saturday, and Sunday

$700 weekly

$75 security (refundable if no damage and keys and all amenity badges returned)

$35 amenity/entrance fee

Cleaning fee may apply

•do NOT contact me with unsolicited services or offers


More Details

Luke Wilson
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
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Calendar last updated:
December 26, 2017


Albrightsville Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Noon / Check-out: 2:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • festivals
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting


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Reserve Your Jan, Feb, or March Ski Dates Now. Relax By The Fire.
average rating of 5.0 based on 1 reviews

Awesome + Cozy + cool vacation place

  • 5 of 5

Stayed for 2 nights and 3 days.

The place is located about 15 ~ 20 min away from the ski resorts.

Clean, cozy place. perfect place for a get away .

I highly recommend the place.

DVD player equipped. Fire place awesome.

only downside would be bad cell service ( especially Tmobile and verizon).

  • Submitted: Jan 15, 2015
  • Stayed: December 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Split Rock
Nearest Ski
5 Miles
Big Boulder Ski


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Entry fee $35
Cleaning fee $75
Property Damage Protection $99

Holiday/Race Weekends vary call or email for pricing.

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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