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Cozy cabin in the Western part of the PA Wilds & the Allegheny Nat'l Forest

Bedrooms 2
Space 780 sq ft
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Sleeps 8. 2 Bedroom. 1 Bathroom

Our cabin is located near the small settlement of Neilltown (actually a crossroads with 6 homes and a church) 9 miles from Tionesta & Titusville and within the western part of the PA Wilds, adjacent to the Allegheny National Forest and Wilderness Area. You can come here to relax, find peace and quiet, and refresh your spirit in the solitude of the Big Woods. Or, you can find more activities than you can possibly do in one visit. Forest County is PA’s least populated county where camps outnumber residences.

The cabin, Procrastination Station, can sleep 6 to 8 people. It has 2 bedrooms; a queen size bed in one, a queen size bunk bed in the other, a full bath with shower, and a fully equipped kitchen. The living room has a sofa with a double pull out bed. It has a flat screen TV with DVD player and a DVD Library for young and old alike, games and books. There is a modern wood stove, propane heater, and outside features are a rear deck, a graveled 16ft x 24ft picnic pavilion with picnic table, lawn chairs, gas grille, fire ring and dry firewood. All you have to do is bring your own food or choose restaurants in nearby Pleasantville and Titusville.

We have 600 private acres for hiking, biking and enjoying the bear, deer, turkey’s, bobcats, small wildlife, birds, trout and bass fishing at its finest. Hunting can be arranged in season. In nearby Tionesta, Eagles nest along the Allegheny River and soar over the Wilds. You will be close to Cooks Forest State Park with its virgin timber, Tionesta Dam for swimming and boating, tubing, kayaking and canoeing on the Allegheny River, Drakes Well in Titusville - the Birth Place of the Oil Industry, Cornplanter and Oil Creek State Parks, Kinzua Dam & Recreation Area and several huge State Game Lands.

We are also adjacent to the Great Lakes Region. Within a 1 ½ hour trip you can be to Lake Erie, Presque Isle, Waldameer Amusement Park, Presque Isle Downs Casino and Racetrack, Wine Country Tours, ski resorts, and more.

More Details

Patty or Andy Francisco
Member since: 2014
Speaks english
Response time
Within a few hours
Response rate
Calendar last updated:
15 July, 2018

About Patty or Andy Francisco

We have other rentals that we rent out monthly. Andy is semi retired and he does work part time in construction. He takes pride in keeping our rentals maintained and attractive. He is also an avid outdoorsman and can provide a wealth of advice and information for those interested in outdoor pursuits.

Patty is working full time as an Office Assistant and has been for 20 years. She is a dedicated Mother, Grandmother and home-maker. We have 3 children who are all married and we have 4 grandchildren.

Patty or Andy Francisco purchased this cabin in 2013

Why Patty or Andy Francisco chose Pleasantville

We bought this property as a vacation rental property. We felt that since we love to spend our free time at vacation rentals that we wanted to do this for other people too. We are looking forward to sharing with you.

What makes this cabin unique

Our cabin is uniquely located on the border of two of Pennsylvania's most attractive tourist regions: The Pa. Wilds, and the Great Lakes Region. It is modern but with still a touch of the atmosphere of an old time camp.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Everything at the cabin was well equipped. Having firewood on site was a big plus. Ceiling fans and AC were also helpful. You had everything we needed for the week-end (except the food) haha!

Hope to return again in the future.
Sep 2014
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin rental in Pleasantville

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 780 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Rural ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower enclosure
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 large double bed , Bunk Queen Beds
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • ski
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing


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Cozy cabin in the Western part of the PA Wilds & the Allegheny Nat'l Forest
average rating of 4.9411764 based on 35 reviews

Very well kept and nice! Great place to get away with family.

  • 5 of 5

Not having to bring bedding and dishes was very helpful. The porch is awesome (We spent a lot of time there.) The pavilion was also great for the one rainy day, There is an assortment of movies and games available. I would definitely love to stay here again.

  • Review Submitted: 12/06/2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Amazing place!

  • 5 of 5

We loved the place. It was clean, quiet and an awesome piece of property. Saw well over 30 deer going to and from the place including some within sight from the driveway. Well kept cabin and great hosts.

  • Review Submitted: 12/04/2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Bob - We're happy you had a good time at our cabin. You and your family are welcome anytime.
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Awesome place!!

  • 5 of 5

We will definitely be back. It was a much needed alone time with my girlfriend. It honestly could have stormed all weekend and it would have still been just as awesome. Quiet and relaxing. We took a four mile hike and drove around seeing so many deer!! Next time we go, I want to go when it's a bit cooler. The wood stove would have been nice to have burning. Who would've thought in Oct it would've been 80 degrees tho??? If you ever want to sell, call me!! I could seriously live there year round!! If you had a ten star rating, it would have been a ten for sure!!

  • Review Submitted: 08/10/2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nice cabin

  • 5 of 5

This was the second time we stayed. It was as enjoyable as the first. Great place.

  • Review Submitted: 07/10/2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very well kept and much better than described or anticipated.

  • 5 of 5

The camp was even better than described or pictured at the time of booking. Nearly every amenity you could need was on sight. Having pre cut and pre stacked wood both inside and out was a real plus. Although you can see other camp properties in the distance, the wood line provides exceptional privacy and a sound barrier. It was quiet and peaceful all throughout our stay. If that area of forest county is what you are looking for I definitely recommend booking.

  • Review Submitted: 18/09/2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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The property is as described.

  • 5 of 5

We were very impressed with the value of this cabin for our family reunion. My dad and two sisters plus myself stayed for 2 nights and enjoyed the facilities very much. If you forget something you need for cooking, you can probably find it in their assortment of extra items you may use or need!

They have a gas grill AND a charcoal grill outside under the pavilion, as well as picnic tables.

I would highly recommend this cabin for a relaxing get away!

  • Review Submitted: 12/08/2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
60 Miles
Erie International Airport
Nearest Golf
15 Miles
Cross Creek Resort Titusville
Nearest Train
10 Miles
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Pa SR 227
Nearest Restaurant
6 Miles
Corkys, Coal Oil Johnny's Eatery
Nearest Ski
35 Miles
Peak N Peak New York
Nearest Beach
10 Miles
Car: necessary


There is trout fishing on East Hickory Creek, 3 miles; Pit Hole Creek, 5 miles; Tionesta Creek/reservoir, 10 miles and beyond, Toms Run, and Blue Jay Run to name a few. E. Hickory Creek, Tionesta Creek, and Blue Jay will be stocked on 5/18/15 !

There is a fishing map showing locations on the wall in the bunk bedroom. There are 2 poles for your use also in the bedroom, and a small green tackle box in the utility room. A stocking schedule is on the refrigerator and related publications on the coffee table.

The Allegheny River is good for Walleye, Bass & Perch. I could probably arrange a boat and local guide for the river, or to show you a place on the bank. I can also arrange a Charter fishing trip on Lake Erie for Walley and Perch; about a 1 ½ hour trip.


Tionesta Creek at the overflow park, 10 miles; Two Mile Run Park south of Titusville, the Allegheny River north of Tionesta for tubing, kayaking, canoeing. Cook Forest State Park, 25 mile, would also provide the above, along with picnicking, trails, rides and other recreation.

Chapman State Park, and Kinzua Dam are in adjacent Warren Co. within 40 – 50 miles.

For a day trip, there is Presque Isle State Park in Erie where you’ll think you are at the ocean!


Rates & Availability

Contact Owner

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit AU$134.78

There will be a $100.00 security deposit. This will be refunded after departure.
a 50% booking fee will be charged for any cancellation 30 days prior to booking date. Unless we are able to rent for those dates then we will refund 100%..

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if cancelled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if cancelled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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