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Amish-Built Log Home with 50-Mile View in Pocono Ski/Raft Area

Sleeps16
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Space 3,100 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

5 Bedrooms - 3 Baths - (Sleeps 14 )

Amish-built log home with an outstanding view of the Lehigh River Gorge area. The home has 3 levels with a side porch, deck, 2 gas fireplaces, hot tub, 42' flat screen HDTV and WI-FI. Log home is ideal for relaxing and observing wildlife and scenery - the view is awesome.

The lower level has a bar, pool table and flat-screen HDTV.

The photos give an idea of the quality of the log home design and construction.

Located near Jack Frost and Big Boulder ski areas; Lehigh River Gorge for rafting and bike riding; Hickory Run State Park with swimming lake and 18 miles from the new Mohegan Sun Casino.

NO MINORS or PROM GROUPS!

More Details

Owner
Neil Brown
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 17, 2017

About Neil Brown

I am a retired university professor and my wife is a retired

elementary school teacher.

Neil Brown purchased this house in 2006

Why Neil Brown chose Poconos

We wanted an Amish-built log home with an outstanding view.

Built this log home on the edge of a cliff overlooking

the Lehigh River Gorge - the best view of any home in the

Poconos.

What makes this house unique

The log home is ideally located near all of the activities in the Poconos - yet, secluded. You have the best of both worlds - lots of things to do yet away from the mad rush!

Amenities

White Haven House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 3100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 16
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double
    Bedroom 4 - bunk bed
    Bedroom 5_ - bunk bed
    Bedroom 6 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , futon
    Bedroom 7 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , futon
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Wood Deck
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • jetted tub
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • pond
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • ski lift privileges
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • whitewater rafting

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(55 traveler reviews)

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Amish-Built Log Home with 50-Mile View in Pocono Ski/Raft Area
average rating of 4.9636364 based on 55 reviews
5

Unbelievable!!we had a great time.everything was perfect and Neil is a great host!

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful style and decor very clean and comfortable.the view from the back porch is breathtaking.thank you Neil for the opportunity to be your guest

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful house and location!

  • 5 of 5

What a wonderful week we all had at your beautiful house! This is one of the best vacation rentals we have ever had-everything is provided; it is truly a turn-key rental! It was also very clean and well-maintained.

We were a party of 9 including grandparents from the UK and a couple of friends and there was more than enough room for everyone. Lots of happy memories made here enjoying the beautiful views from the decks or hot tub, playing games or relaxing with a book. We were close to all of the outdoor activities that we could wish for. We had a couple of minor things that needed to be taken care of and Ken, the maintenance guy was very friendly, helpful and prompt to take action.

Thank you Neil and we hope to visit again sometime.

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Couldn't ask for a better view.

  • 5 of 5

All the reviews were true. The cabin was great and the service was prompt and courteous. My family and I loved everything about the cabin. There was charm, space and a spectacular view. I would definitely recommend staying here and can't wait to visit again!

  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Place was incredible - clean, spacious, and amazing views.

  • 5 of 5

We had an absolute amazing time at the cabin. It was perfect a bachelor party. Neil is a great host - everything was as advertised and very clean. Thank you, Neil!

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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5

Amazing Views, Charm and Lots of Space!

  • 5 of 5

This house was perfect for our 12-person group. It is full of charm and character, and has plenty of space and seating to accommodate a group. There are two incredible decks, with a gorgeous view, hot-tub and nice big grill.

It was clean, easy to get into/out-of, and an overall great experience. I would highly recommend it!

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Best view around

  • 5 of 5

Great location and view. Very clean and accommodating

  • Submitted: Jun 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
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Map

Car: necessary

Located on top of mountain overlooking the Lehigh River

Gorge - whitewater rafting, bike trails and skiing.

Other Activities: Miniature Golf, Shopping, Wildlife Viewing, Kayaking, Snowboarding, Snowmobiling, Rock Climbing

Ski: Jack Frost and Big Boulder Ski Resorts

Camelback Ski Resort

Photos

Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150
Damage Deposit $500

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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