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Perfect Country Setting - 5 Minutes From PA Turnpike And PA Renaissance Faire

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Space 148 m²
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Large Ground- Floor, 2 Bedroom Apartment With Gardens, Ponds And Turtle Resort.

This beautifully-furnished, 1600 square foot, ground floor apartment lies nestled in rural Lancaster County and is surrounded by gardens, a fish pond, turtle garden, fields and woods. Just 5 miles from the PA Turnpike, 5 minutes from the PA. Renaissance Faire, and 30 minutes from downtown Lancaster, Harrisburg and Hershey, it offers the perfect, secluded getaway, nestled in a quiet neighborhood with a spectacular view of the scenic valley and neighboring farms. The unit sleeps 6 and features include 2 bedrooms (1 Q, 1 D), full kitchen and dining area, large Rec. Room with dbl. futon with 50” HD TV and DVD player, large patio with use of grill and hot tub. Explore the spacious grounds, watch the blue birds building nests, feed the turtles and fish and bask in the fresh country air. Grocery store is within walking distance and family restaurant is less than a mile. Professional massage therapy services available upon request. We have installed a full house generator to ensure you are never without power no matter what the weather or unexpected power outage! Owners live on top floor but you have complete privacy during your stay. Perfect getaway for families with children or meeting point for families living in distant areas.


Owner
Stephanie Greiner
Member since: 2015
Speaks english
Response time
Within a few hours
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
21 September, 2017

About Stephanie Greiner

My husband, Calvin, and I both grew up in Lancaster County and we have a deep love for the land. My husband was a farmer until his late 20's at which time he went into the ministry and we pursued missionary work in Nigeria. We have raised 5 children and have 8 grandchildren. My husband owns a hard wood flooring business and I am a licensed massage therapist, health coach and author. Our home is built on one of the family farms and we love to share our beautiful gardens with friends and visitors. The flower gardens and turtle resort are my husband's passion and it shows!

Stephanie Greiner purchased this apartment in 2003

Why Stephanie Greiner chose Pennsylvania

Our beautiful home is hidden away in the midst of the fertile Lancaster County farmland. We are only 5 minutes from the nearest town, but we live in a secluded, quiet neighborhood with only one other house nearby. Since we are now "Empty Nesters" we wanted to share our homey space with others who can appreciate being surrounded by nature and beauty

What makes this apartment unique

Whether we're sitting on the back deck watching the turtles bathing in the sun, listening to the gently waterfall, relaxing in the rejuvenating hot tub or gazing out over the fertile fields, our property is truly a haven of beauty and peace. Many people have commented on how peaceful they feel in our home and while wandering the grounds which are peppered with busy bird houses, flowers and bushes.

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment rental in Manheim

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 148 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower enclosure
  • Bright, cheerful bathroom has a seated shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • The "Chickadee" - 1 double bed
    Eagle's Nest - 1 sofa bed/futon , Sleep sofa is located in the Rec. Room.
    Bedroom 3 - 1 large double bed , Our master bedroom, The Bluebird, sleeps 2.
  • The Bluebird, our master bedroom, has a queen organic mattress and down love seat.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • long term rentals available
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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  • 5 of 5

Stephanie and Calvin are great hosts, they have a great home and we loved our time there. Hot Tub is great. The garden and turtles are beautiful, and it was super close to both Hershey, PA and the Ren Faire.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 4, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Comfy rocker/recliners made the stay SO relaxing!

  • 5 of 5

LOved the home! Very relaxing after touring the countryside. Ate at Kountry Kitchen 6 times out of the 8 meals. Turtles and fish were good touch and the gardens were beautiful.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 22, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Home Away from Home

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful home with all of the amenities. My daughter and I enjoyed our summer while working in Hershey and Lancaster. Loved the peaceful country setting and felt very safe. We visited many local eateries and markets. Traveled to Philly, NYC, Pittsburgh, Baltimore..and enjoyed other area activities. We were so blessed to have meet the Greiners.........and Rosie ♥ Thank you so much!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 15, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Quiet, relaxing place to unwind

  • 5 of 5

A beautiful country setting in which to unwind after fun-filled days out and about. The owners take great care in providing a beautiful place that feels like home.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 12, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful place!

  • 5 of 5

Stayed here with a couple of friends during a weekend trip to Hershey Park and it was a wonderful place to stay. I only regret that we got to spend so little time here because we were out and about all weekend. I would definitely come back next time I'm in this area!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 11, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful!! Very clean and very spacious..can not wait to go back

  • 5 of 5

This was an amazing place to stay..exceeded all expectations!! Absolutely loved it

  • Review Submitted: Apr 30, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Harrisburg International
Nearest Golf
8 Miles
Fairview
Nearest Train
12 Miles
Lancaster
Nearest Motorway
4 Miles
PA Turnpike
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Kountry Kitchen

PA Renaissance Faire is 5 minutes north. We are 20 minutes from Historic Downtown Lancaster, Amish Country, and Rockvale Outlets. We are 30 minutes from Sight and Sound Theater, Hershey Park, The Giant Center, Hershey Zoo and Harrisburg.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday apartment in Manheim

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
A$175
A$1,005
A$3,014
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee A$25.12

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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