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Refresh~Renew~Revive, Enjoy Dark Skies!

Bedrooms 3
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

A-Frame On 17 Acres - 3 bedrooms/1 bath - sleeps 8 maximum

Come and Simply Live It ...

Easy escape from Erie, Buffalo, Rochester, Harrisburg, Cleveland or Pittsburgh. Enjoy dark skies, beautiful stars. Nature abounds. Fishing, hiking, ATV trails, Near Cherry Springs State Park, Grand Canyon of PA, Historic Wellsboro. Unplug for a weekend!

Please bring your own linens and towels. 3 bedroom, 1 bath, living room with wood stove, small kitchen with deck.

New spring days with clear skies and nature bursting into bloom and the pond is alive with new creatures.

Peaceful summer days strolling in the woods or lounging in the pond on a raft.

Cool breezes keep the cabin fresh.

Brisk autumn hikes through the woods and over the stream and back for a meal cooked on the open fire pit next to the pond.

White winter days and clear dark skies illuminated with millions of stars.

Denton Hill Start Park is just down the road and around the corner.

Writer's retreat, fisherman's get a way, nature lovers lodge, star gazer's hide a way ...

More Details

~Pamela A.
Member since: 2013
Speaks english
Response time
Within an hour
Response rate
Calendar last updated:
22 April, 2018

About ~Pamela A.

Family of 8, many good memories growing up in this cabin :)

~Pamela A. purchased this cabin in 2002

Why ~Pamela A. chose Ulysses

Easy access to - Denton Hill. Grand Canyon of PA. Corning Glass. Cherry Springs State Park. Lyman Park.

Great family adventures or romantic get-a-ways

What makes this cabin unique

The pond adds year round entertainment. Hike to stream behind property. Peaceful, Charming Cabin, private.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin rental in Ulysses

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 10:00 AM / Check-out: 4:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Water View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , bath with shower
  • to use shower, pull and turn the unit at the end of the faucet.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 3, upstairs - 1 double bed , 1 single bed , twin over double bunk bed
    Bedroom main level - 1 large double bed , gel bed
    Bedroom 2, upstairs - 1 double bed , 1 single bed , twin mattress under bed available
  • to fit 8 people, must use a twin mattress on the floor.(slides under the bed when not in use)
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • long term rentals available
  • autumn foliage
  • forests
  • pond
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • ski
  • swimming
  • whitewater rafting
This is a family cabin that we have escaped to over the last 10 years. We come here to get away from the distraction of modern life. The cabin is comfy and simple, no stainless steel kitchen appliances, no granite counter tops, no heated ceramic tile, no internet, no telephone, no wifi, no hassle, no frills, no bells, no whistles. Simply lots of peace and quiet and nature ~ relax, refresh yourself, renew your relationships.


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Refresh~Renew~Revive, Enjoy Dark Skies!
average rating of 4.529412 based on 34 reviews
Dorchester, NJ

Met our expectations

  • 4 of 5

The property came across as no frills and this was indeed the case, and I mean that mostly in a good way. It was great to be able to disconnect from the world. The downside of being disconnected was the nagging voice in my head saying, “What happens if there’s an emergency?” We had to drive about 8 miles to get any cell service. The cabin was comfortable and cozy. There was plenty of wood for the wood stove and for the fire pit outside, had we wanted to use that. 10-20 degrees outside at noon got kept us from doing a fire outside. The heat worked great. A couple minor issues included a shower curtain that really needs to be replaced. We couldn’t find a lighter anywhere to start a fire and also had to get kindling to get a fire started. Also, there are a limited number of pots and pans. When the owner says the stove is old, that is indeed the case! Some instructions on lighting the stove would have been helpful for my wife and I so that we could be fairly certain that we wouldn’t accidentally burn the cabin down! All of that being said, none of those issues kept us from being able to enjoy ourselves. We have used Home Away numerous times and have yet to be disappointed. 4 Seasons was the least expensive up to this point and the price matched up well with the simplicity and basics we were looking for.

  • Review Submitted: 12/11/2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Cute, clean, and cozy.

  • 5 of 5

Perfect spot to relax and unplug. The night sky is breathtaking out there and deck and balconies provide a great vantage point without leaving the property.

  • Review Submitted: 18/10/2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Property was perfect!

  • 5 of 5

My boyfriend and I were planning on going away for our anniversary and this property was more than what we expected for the price we paid. It is outdated, not glamorous by all means but it was perfect because we are not glamorous people and that was just what we were looking for! Had a beautiful view out by the pond we got lots of beautiful pictures of. We used the fire pit which was very relaxing. We brought our 4-wheeler and rode through the trails in the woods behind the cabin which was a blast (There are lots of trails). The house had brochures of things to do stocked and we used the heck out of them! We have traveled from Austin to Bradford and then all the way to Wellsboro which were all within an hour and a half from the cabin or less. we did lots of sightseeing In multiple counties, stargazing in galeton and even rode horseback with summit trail rides in coudersport. Our favorite restaurant/bar we went to was pine creek inn. The staff there really made you feel at home, we ended up having drinks and wings there every night!! that restaurant is highly recommended!! All-In-all had a great experience with the handsome cabin and town. We will be back for sure!

  • Review Submitted: 11/09/2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

The best place we have ever stayed. SOOOOOO relaxing!

  • Review Submitted: 21/08/2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Very Disappointed

  • 2 of 5

I've stayed at VRBO locations across the country and have always been satisfied. This is the first time I was disappointed. The property was lovely, inside the cabin was another story.

For starters the cabin was damp and musty to the point the linens felt wet. There was a peculiar smell throughout. There were carpenter and sugar ants on the counter tops in the kitchen. There were mouse traps throughout the kitchen. The propane tank warning lights were on. The ceiling fan didn't work. We were so uncomfortable in this cabin that we considered staying at a hotel rather than sleeping there.

I asked for a partial refund but the owner refused. All in all for what we paid I was very disappointed.

  • Review Submitted: 25/07/2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Anonymous, I am sorry your expectations were not met during your stay. There are clear instructions listed at the cabin in the case of any concerns. Things may have gone differently if I would have known about your concerns during the stay as opposed to days later. The cabin is exactly as described, as many guests have mentioned. Simple, quaint, and bring your own sheets and towels :)
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  • 5 of 5

We stayed here July 13-16th for a relaxing vacation and it was absolutely amazing! Everything was exactly how it was explained. It was just like a home away from home! We will definitely be staying here in the future again!

  • Review Submitted: 25/07/2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you! We work on honesty, property is as the website describes! We would be happy to have you stay again, perhaps another season!
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Nearest Motorway
15 Miles
Route 6
Nearest Ski
20 Miles
Denton Hill
Car: necessary

Star gazing, getting unplugged


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday cabin in Ulysses

Rental Basis:
per property
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Nightly Rate
10 Aug 2018 - 10 Aug 2018
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add AU$13 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee AU$32.59
Refundable Damage Deposit AU$260.76
Property Damage Protection AU$76.92

This property has a pond, two second story balconies, a wood stove, and an antique cooking stove which has hot external surfaces when in use. Use of any and all items at renters own risk. Any additional cleaning or trash removal will be deducted from refundable $200.00 security/damage protection fee. Pets allowed by owner's discretion at a $25/night fee. Rates are for 4 person occupancy, add 10/pp/night for each additional person

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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