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Lakefront Vacation House w/ Private Beach, Dock, Wood Stove and WiFI

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,800 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedrooms 2 bathrooms plus loft sleeps 10

We have 2 lakefront homes next to each other. If you see the dates are booked check out listing 138813.

Relax in this great 4 season three story lakefront home with private beach and dock. Swim right from your beach and fish off the dock. The water is clean! No weeds here.

HOW MANY DO YOU SLEEP? 8-10 We have one king size, one queen size bedroom downstairs with sliders that open to a small private deck with great views of the lake. The master bathroom has a 3/4 person jacuzzi tub. No A/C in the bedrooms but we do have ceiling fans.

The Sun room is the 3rd bedroom, surrounded by sliders offering unobstructed views. We have a full size futon here. You can step outside onto the large wrap-around deck that boasts a birds eye view of the 180 acre stocked lake.

Relaxing patio furniture and a gas grill make the spot ideal for BBQs and outdoor entertaining. The house is ideal for intimate getaways as well as family reunions, social events and college reunion

The third floor LOFT serves as the 4th sleeping area. We have a king size bed, TV with DVD player. There is a large 24000 btu Air Conditioning wall unit. The loft also has a full size futon and full size jack knife bed. (6 can sleep up here)

The kitchen is fully equipped with breakfast bar, dishwasher, Smooth top stove and coffee maker and grinder and all pots and pans.

We also have high speed wireless internet available.

There is also a one car attached garage for all your storage needs. The house comes with Canoe, Rowboat, kayak and life jackets,

More Details

Owner
Dan Phillips
Member since: 2006
Speaks english
Response time
Within a day
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
24 June, 2018

About Dan Phillips

My wife and I have lived on the east coast for years and prefer car destination vacations over airplane. We have been up and down the east coast searching for great places to stay. We have 2 young children and call Delaware our home.

Dan Phillips purchased this house in 2004

Why Dan Phillips chose Tobyhanna

We were looking for a place that was within 3 hours of our home in Delaware, and we loved adventure. The Poconos was a great area that still felt undiscovered. There were so many unique and small little towns that speckled the area and we loved exploring them all. We loved to be on water so we could paddle and fish and just enjoy the outdoors. After doing a lot of looking we found this house on Lake Carobeth back in 2004 and set it up to be a vacation destination that our friends and family would love. The rest is history.

What makes this house unique

The Pink house sits high above the lake yet close enough that you feel so close to it. The sun hits the deck in the morning and it is the greatest place to wake up and have coffee and plan your day,

Both downstairs bedrooms have small little deck areas and direct views to the lake. When the sun comes up it just draws you to want to get out on the lake. That's why we provide rowboats and canoes so anyone can start their day off with an envigorating paddle. At the end of the day one can enjoy the indoor jacuzzi tub to relax and unwind.

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house rental in Tobyhanna, Pennsylvania

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake ...
  • Lakefront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom - toilet , bath with shower
    Bathroom - toilet , shower enclosure , jacuzzi
  • The Master bathroom has a 2 person Jacuzzi tub for an incredibly relaxing time after a long day on the slopes or an adventurous hike.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom - 1 extra lg. double bed
    Bedroom - 1 large double bed
    Loft - 1 extra lg. double bed , 2 sofa bed/futon
    Bedroom/Sunroom - 1 sofa bed/futon , This room closes off with sliders to create 3rd bedroom
  • Two bedrooms on the first floor have sliders that open to a small private deck with great views of the lake. The master bedroom has a King Size Bed and the master bath has a 2 person jacuzzi tub that is great for unwinding after a long day on the slopes or hiking in the nearby parks. The second bedroom has a queen size bed and it is conveniently located on the ground floor. The second floor has a bright an airy floor plan. The Florida room is surrounded by sliders offering unobstructed views. You can step outside onto the large wrap-around deck that boasts a birds eye view of the 180 acre stocked lake. Fishing is fantastic! Relaxing patio furniture and a new gas grill make the spot ideal for BBQs and outdoor entertaining. The house is ideal for intimate getaways as well as family reunions, social events and college reunions.
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • games - kids
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • video player
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Boat
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 7 garden chairs
  • 3 beach chairs
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Jacuzzi
Attractions:
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • roller blading
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Mount Pocono is the unofficial capitol of the Poconos. The region boast major connector roads such as I80 and I380 and smaller roads such as 611 that provide quick and easy access to all of the area attractions. Beautiful lakes, hiking trails, the Delaware Water Gap and numerous state parks surround this unique and diverse landscape. Fantastic restaurants, wineries, golf and every imaginable outdoor activity are in your backyard. No other vacation destination has all that the Pocono's can offer.

Reviews

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Lakefront Vacation House w/ Private Beach, Dock, Wood Stove and WiFI
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Great Lakefront Spot

  • 5 of 5

We had a fantastic time. Great location, Views are outstanding from the deck and dock.

House had everything we needed and outdoors fire pit was a blast. Several boats to play around with. Previous complainer must be delusional.

  • Review Submitted: 25/10/2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you guys had a great time!! Hope to see you back again soon
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The house is in a great location on the lake but the whole downstairs smelled very musty and moldy.

  • 3 of 5

The lake is super nice and the house location is great being right on the lake but the house itself was just ok.

  • Review Submitted: 02/06/2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the feedback. I'm glad you loved the location as much as we do. We take feedback seriously so I appreciate your concern about the musty smell. Unfortunately, It can happen and we have put steps in place to control it. Because we are right on the lake and the house sits on a concrete slab, the house can feel humid after days of heavy rains until you run the dehumidifier. We keep it in the bedroom downstairs. it removes the excess moisture in the air. I know you guys arrived after it rained for 3 days and the house was closed up until you arrived. Next time you need anything just give me a call and I could have helped you though it. We once had a guest go all week without a TV until his last day when he called me. It turns out he was just using the wrong remote. I'm just a quick text away to help. Thanks again .
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5

Lovely home right on the lake. Pretty setting and super comfy

  • 5 of 5

Great property with lots if sleeping options and beautiful sun room and living spaces. Great dock and yard leading up to the beach and dock. Owner super nice and easy to communicate with. Great location.

  • Review Submitted: 07/04/2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful lakeside home for a peaceful retreat

  • 5 of 5

Had a great time. It has all you need for all seasons. You can feel safe as you are in a gated community. Ideal for responsible and considerate renters.

  • Review Submitted: 05/04/2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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GREAT SPOT ON THE LAKE EXCELLENT VIEWS!!

  • 5 of 5

We came up for a family reunion of sorts, and everyone came from different directions.

When we walked in we were blown away. The house had a fantastic setup we could all sit together or if kids wanted to play games they could gather in the other room.

We had a warm day for February and got out on the grill and cooked. The views are awesome.

The house had everything we needed and it was a blast makeing a fire in the outdoor firepit.

The deer come right up to us to visit. We are already planning out next stay.

  • Review Submitted: 26/02/2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Guys You got lucky with the warm weather. We just had 30 inches of snow in the last 5 days. If you get a chance come back in the summer. The lake is beautiful. Thanks
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We had a great Thanksgiving getaway!!

  • 5 of 5

Thank you! Great house, great location - just what we needed!

  • Review Submitted: 25/11/2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport
Nearest Golf
7 Miles
Mt Airy Golf
Nearest Motorway
12 Miles
I-80
Nearest Restaurant
6 Miles
Baileys Steak and Seafood
Nearest Ski
15 Miles
Camelback Mountain Alpine Mountain
Car: necessary

Fish right off your dock, canoe around the lake, mountain bike trails abound, hiking and rock climbing. Many great restaurants, Camelback and Jack Frost within 15 minutes, Camelbeach in the summer is one of the premier outdoor waterparks in Pa. . Treat yourself to a spa and plan to spend at least one full day at the Crossings Outlet. Pocono Races are 20 minutes from the house. Riding stables are nearby and great for all ages. Got Golf? We sure do up here. Memorytown and many more fun things to do all within 15-20 minutes from our home.

And if thats not enough. The Mt Airy Casino is open now with live dealers. It is only 7 miles from our home.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday house in Tobyhanna, Pennsylvania

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
SUMMER
15 Jun 2018 - 30 Aug 2018
5 night minimum stay
AU$403
AU$2,822
 
 
LABOR DAY
1 Sep 2018 - 3 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
AU$504
 
 
FALL
4 Sep 2018 - 17 Dec 2018
2 night minimum stay
AU$370
 
 
COLUMBUS DAY
5 Oct 2018 - 8 Oct 2018
4 night minimum stay
AU$1,210
Flat fee
 
 
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
AU$208
From
AU$336
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add AU$27 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit AU$134.39
Cleaning Fee AU$167.99
Pet Fee AU$134.39

Guest need to bring their own sheets. 1 King 2 Queen 1 Full. If you are staying during a week in the summer we can break the payments into 3 or 4 installments.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if cancelled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if cancelled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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