Discover a selection of 374 vacation rentals in Jim Thorpe, PA that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and WiFi. Prices start at $120 per night, and houses and cabins are popular options for a stay in Jim Thorpe. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Take the perfect weekend getaway in Jim Thorpe

Finding one of the best Jim Thorpe, PA vacation rentals for your weekend getaway will give you the chance to enjoy a Victorian town in the beautiful Lehigh Gorge, where history, romantic scenery, and family friendly fun are all within reach. Enjoy a stroll through the historic downtown area. Find special treasures in the many unique shops. You can check out some great restaurants and pubs, and relax with your special someone at a wine-tasting. Taking a weekend getaway in Jim Thorpe is convenient if you live in the surrounding urban areas of Philadelphia, New York City, and Baltimore.

Things to do

Step into nature in Jim Thorpe

You can have outdoor adventures as you take your family on one of the many nature trails in Jim Thorpe. The Lehigh River runs through the town and you can embark on a whitewater rafting trip on the cresting rapids. Lehigh Gorge State Park is in the heart of Jim Thorpe. It offers family friendly fun like hiking or bicycling on the D&L Trailhead, boating, and fishing at Mauch Chunk Lake Park. If you enjoy getting deep into nature, you can explore the 20 miles of abandoned railroad that runs along the river in the Lehigh Gorge Trail.

Activities

Enhance your weekend getaway in Jim Thorpe

Downtown Jim Thorpe has so much to offer the weekend getaway traveler. The historic section of downtown is very walkable with historic sites all around you. Stroll down historic Race Street and enjoy the intriguing architecture of the old row homes. You can take a tour of Asa Packer Mansion and see the only working Model D Grand Welte Cottage Orchestrion organ in the United States. End your day of sightseeing by attending a live concert at the Mauch Chunk Opera House.

Natural features

Make memories in Jim Thorpe

Staying in a Jim Thorpe vacation rental gives you the opportunity to enjoy the natural landscapes of this town in the valley of the Pocono Mountains. The Gorge Trail spans 19 miles and you can see steep canyon walls, rushing waterfalls, and wildlife. You can have the opportunity of a thrilling whitewater rafting adventure on the Lehigh River. Enjoy family fun in Jim Thorpe at the Bear Mountain Butterfly Sanctuary. Some companies offer 1½ to 2 hour walking tours where you can experience the varied landscape and take photos to capture your special memories forever.

How to get there

How to get to and around Jim Thorpe

Fly into Lehigh Valley Intl. Airport (ABE), the closest airport, located 22 mi (35.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Wilkes-Barre Scranton Intl. Airport (AVP), which is 31.8 mi (51.3 km) away.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Jim Thorpe?

The heart wants what the heart wants, and right now it wants to go on vacation. Now's the time to pack your bags and retreat to one of these top vacation rentals in or near Jim Thorpe: For even more great options, check out our top vacation rentals in Jim Thorpe.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Jim Thorpe?

Immerse yourself in the lifestyle and culture of Jim Thorpe from the comfort of your own studio apartment. Whether you'd love to get away on your own or paint the town red with pals, you'll find the perfect studio apartment in or near Jim Thorpe: With the money you save on your studio apartment, you'll be able to see even more of Jim Thorpe. Cultural attractions like Penn's Peak and Mauch Chunk Opera House will help you understand the personality of this destination.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Jim Thorpe?

Short-term rentals are easy to find in and around Jim Thorpe. Chill out for a night or two in a luxury bed & breakfast, a cozy cottage or a roomy home. Whatever sort of vacation rental you're looking for, you'll have plenty to choose from with Vrbo. Here are some of our top picks:

  • Close to the center of Jim Thorpe, Chalet with Hot Tub and Game Room! is perfect for a short and sweet break. While you're in the area, make sure you visit well-known attractions like Penn's Peak and Mauch Chunk Opera House.
  • Hop out of bed, make some breakfast and then plan what to explore around NEW! Spacious Pocono Getaway - "Castle Blackberry". Asa Packer Mansion Museum and Old Jail Museum should be on your itinerary if you choose to stay at this sought-after rental.

Are there mansions for rent in or near Jim Thorpe?

If you're in search of somewhere to reconnect with your nearest and dearest this vacation, why not make it extra special? These mansions for rent in or around Jim Thorpe will easily accommodate the entire gang while doing it in style:

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Jim Thorpe?

Share your trip and multiply the fun. Whether you're planning an action-packed escape with your best friends or a big family get-together, there's no shortage of large group vacation rentals in and near Jim Thorpe:

  • You'll have plenty of room to move at Prime Jim Thorpe Location. Around 6 miles southwest of Jim Thorpe, this generously sized property has 8 bedrooms and sleeps up to 12 guests. Quality amenities include a fireplace and internet services.
  • Invite up to 12 of your favorite people to Josephine’s home at the Switchback Trail and fill its spaces with love and laughter. This top option has 4 bedrooms and is around 6 miles to the southwest of Jim Thorpe. It's packed with features to keep your large group occupied, such as a microwave oven and a hair dryer.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Jim Thorpe?

Every family get-together should be memorable. Whether you're planning a break with the kids or a reunion with the extended family, these large family vacation rentals in or near Jim Thorpe offer a home away from home with enough space for everyone: When you're ready to leave the house and explore, there are lots of family-friendly attractions in the area to keep everyone entertained. Roebling Aqueduct Suspension Bridge, Costa's Family Fun Park and Diamond Nation should be on your must-do list.

  • Sleeping as many as 12 guests in 8 bedrooms, Prime Jim Thorpe Location is the ideal place to hang out with the family. This popular retreat is 6 miles to the southwest of Jim Thorpe and has amenities such as a fireplace and internet services.
  • Another great choice is Poconos 5 Bedroom 3 Bath Lake View Cabin. This vacation rental is 1 mile east of Jim Thorpe and features a pool, internet services and more. With 5 bedrooms accommodating up to 14 people, you won't have to leave anyone off your guest list.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Jim Thorpe?

Vacation with your kids in a family cabin rental in or near Jim Thorpe and get ready to make some beautiful memories together. Here are some we think you'll love: For more options, check out our Jim Thorpe family cabins here.

  • NEW! Deer Crest Cabin. - Approximately 6 miles northeast of central Jim Thorpe, this family-friendly getaway offers amenities like a smart TV and free WiFi.
  • Poconos Family Summer Fun Cabin, Lake, Pool, Clubhouse Access - This vacation rental is also perfect for a family getaway and is around 7 miles northeast of Jim Thorpe. Offering an outdoor pool, beach sun loungers and more, it'll get everyone's seal of approval.

Are there vacation rentals with fire pits in or near Jim Thorpe?

Nothing's quite as relaxing as tending a fire and watching the flames slowly burn. Stay in a property with a fire pit during a Jim Thorpe winter, when temperatures range between 25 ºF and 35 ºF. Or plan your trip for whenever — anytime is a great time to make use of a fire pit! Here are a couple of retreats that offer this perk: