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Overview

Bedrooms:
5
Bathrooms:
3
Sleeps:
15
Type:
Chalet
Pets allowed:
No
Wi-Fi available:
No

Description from owner

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TripAdvisor Property ID: 4830524

About the area

Bear Creek Lake is located approximately 5 miles off the PA Turnpike/NE extenstion (Lehighton/Stroudsburg exit). This is a Private community with many amenities including: 160-acre private lake providing fishing and 2 beaches as well as an Olympic size pool, wading pool, basketball courts, tennis courts, baseball fields, volleyball courts, picnic areas, and playgrounds. Attractions include: Jack Frost/Big Boulder (less than 10min), Penn's Peak (less than 5 min), historic Jim Thorpe (5 minutes), white water rafting/ Skirmish (2 min), Pocono Raceway (10 min) Hickory Run State Park (Boulder Field), Towamensing Trails (10min), Split Rock Indoor Waterpark(10min). Excellent Restaurants and nightlife within a few miles (TB's Restaurant and Pub, Reily's, Penns Peak, Roadies, Shenanigan's, Nick's Lakehouse). Close to Camelback Water Park (30min) and Tannersville Outlets (30 min). Several festivals & special events throughout the year such as,"Irish Festival", "Wine Tasting", "Blues Festival", "Crafts" and "The Pocono 500", etc. More Rate info.: Cleaning fee $125 - Holiday Rates may vary: Thanksgiving (Wed-Sun) (4) $975- Christmas (12-23 to 12-27)(4) $1,550.00- New Years (12-30 to 1-3) (5) $2,950.00- Martin Luther King Weekend(3)$1,450.00- Superbowl weekend (3) $1125.00 - President's Weekend (3) $1,450.00 Easter Wekend (3) $775.00 Memorial Day Weekend (3) $1050.00- Memorial Day Week $1250.00 Penn's Peak/Roadies Trattoria 903 Molly Maguires Shenanigans Nick's on the Lake

Getting here

5 miles off the PA Turnpike/NE extenstion Lehighton/Stroudsburg exit

Owner profile

Mike D.
Years listed:
2

Languages spoken: English

Amenities

Features

  • Air conditioning
  • Grill
  • Heating
  • Balcony/Terrace
  • High Speed Internet
  • Parking Included

Appliances

  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Microwave
  • Stove
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Video player
  • Washing machine

Activities

  • Cycling Trips
  • Fishing
  • Games room
  • Water sports
  • Horse riding
  • Sauna
  • Pool or snooker table

Reviews (21)

Very Good – based on 21 reviews Very Good
21 reviews

“Mountain house”

Reviewed 23 Jun 2016

First time I stayed there, awesome house. Lots of room. Needs a little updating but still nice. The only thing I was bummed about is in master bedroom has only a tub and no shower. All and all its a great house where you can fit a lot of people and have a good time. The owner Mary is very nice person.

Owner's reply: Thank you for staying. We make every attempt to make your stay comfortable and am constantly updating each room. Maybe we should consider converting the Jacuzzi tub in the master bedroom into a shower also. Great idea - 3 showers in the house would be nice; but would hate to lose that Jacuzzi.

“Nice Pocono Home”

Reviewed 3 Feb 2016

This house was very typical of Poconos style homes. It was located on a nice piece of property and had everything we needed. We would like to rent this again. Enough beds for family and friends. Clean. You could stay for an entire week and be very comfortable here.

“Family get together”

Reviewed 29 Jun 2015

This is a very large house. lots of living space and plenty of beds. close to all attractions and town of Jim Thorpe. The kids and adults spent much time at the house as it was so big and comfortable, with lots of games to play. Mary is a very conscientious owner who was easy to communicate with.

“Christmas family get together”

Reviewed 28 Dec 2014

Home was spacious. Plenty of games for all ages. Kitchen had all the utensils and pans that we needed to prepare Christmas dinner. We would definitely return.

“Great time in winter”

Reviewed 9 Jan 2014

The house was nice and spacious, all beds were comfortable, the game room(s) had all the games as promised. We were a family company, 8 adults and two kids. We had a great time hanging out together, and skiing at Big Boulder and Camelback which are both nearby. Everything is great about this house, except a couple of minor things that I hope the owners will take care of soon, for the sake of future visitors: (1) Outdoor gas grill needs to be fixed, some of the elements there don't work, perhaps clogged; (2) Sauna doesn't work; (3) One or two of the burners on the electric stove in the kitchen didn't work. But these are super-minor details which may even be fixed by the time this review is published. The kitchen was well stocked with utensils, the house was clean, all games functioned and (surprising for rental property) all games' parts were in place and nothing was missing, so we could truly enjoy the air hockey, and the billiard, to the delight of the kids and the adults. Mary (the owner) was great at returning our calls, answering questions, and giving helpful advice. We're sure to return next winter!

Owner's reply: Thanks for the update. All is in working condition now. I do appreciate all feedback from renters as it allows me to keep the house in great condition.

“winter vacation”

Reviewed 6 Jan 2014

We had a great time, movie night in the family room, played air hockey everyday, played pool everyday and enjoyed touring jim thorpe, and palmerton got a little shopping in.. wish we could have stayed longer.. next time ..Beautiful place M.

“Great Fall Get Away”

Reviewed 17 Nov 2013

Our group enjoyed a relaxing weekend in this HUGE home. Enjoyed games, pool and air hockey tables, walks to the lake and a trip into charming Jim Thorpe. The home was tidy with a well stocked kitchen. There was plenty of room for group games and movies but also space for quiet reading and relaxation. It did take a while to warm up so be patient and bring a few blankets. Our group of 13 had a wonderful time and would recommend for large family gatherings.

“Great House”

Reviewed 29 Oct 2013

This house is huge. The weather was cold so we spent most of are time inside . There is plenty to do for adults and children alike. I would recommend bringing darts and pool tips. Mary was very helpful with are rental.I would reccomend this house to small as well as large groups

“Great weekend great house”

Reviewed 8 Oct 2013

Extra spacious home with all the ammenities you could ask for. the views of the lake in the morning made this property.

“Great 16th for my son”

Reviewed 25 Sep 2013

We had a group of 14 for my son's 16th birhtday. All the boys went Paintballing at Skirmish which was 10 min down the road.. so convienent. The set up couldnt have been better.. all the teenagers were downstairs..didnt see them till they were hungry.. The adults enjoyed a quiet view from the living room while the little kids loved the sunroom with airhockey and tons of movies and games.. The weekend, the house couldnt have been better.. Easy to get to... Owners are awesome and easy to work with... A+++++

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