Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled Family icon

Yaffa's Blue Heron Farm - Charming, lake side barn in Bucks County

Bedrooms 1
Space 400 sq ft
Property type barn
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, 3 Sleeps

Yaffa's Blue Heron Farm ~ a Truly Unique Experience

Lose Yourself in the Company of Majestic Blue Herons On the Edge of a Nature Preserve in This Lush Bucks County Destination. Arrive to Chilled Prosecco and Expect a Selection of Organic Treats for the Morning.

Dating Back to the 1800s, This Enchanting 400-square-foot Renovated Barn Features a Beamed, 16-foot-high Ceiling and Picture Plate Glass Windows Framing the Adjacent 3-acre Pond. Gaze Across and Watch the Spectacular Flight of the Blue Herons Nesting in the Officially Registered Sanctuary.

This Newly Renovated Barn Includes a Loft Bed and Leather Sofa Which Sleeps Three Comfortably. Also Features a Single Bathroom With a Stand Up Shower, Wi-fi and A/C.

Enjoy the Natural Ambiance of the Light-filled Space While You Read Or Write at the Over-sized Table in the Comfort of This Enigmatic Setting. Perhaps You’d Like to Indulge Your Inner Chef at the Professional Grade Stove With a Meal to Remember. Original Artwork and Eclectic Details Accent the Experience.

The Grounds Also Feature Access to a Canoe for the Large Pond. the Rolling Hills and Gardens On This 60-acre Farm Are Bordered by Numerous Other Popular Destinations for Outdoor Adventures.

Lake Nockamixon State Park is a Short Drive Away and Features Swimming and Boating, Hiking and Horseback Riding. The Historic Home and Foundation of Pearl S. Buck is Also Nearby.

Conveniently Located Just 80 Miles from NYC, 20 Miles from New Hope, and 45 Miles from Philadelphia, This Enchanting Retreat is Within Reach After Just a Short and Scenic Drive.

More Details

Yafa faro
Member since: 2015
Speaks english, french, Hebrew
Response time
Within 12 hours
Response rate
Calendar last updated:
24 May, 2018

About Yafa faro

From New York ,New York ,restaurant tour "YAFFA CAFE"for the past three decades .

Yafa faro purchased this barn in 1993


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday barn rental in Perkasie, Pennsylvania

Property Type:
  • barn
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 400 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Noon / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 3 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower enclosure
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horse riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(16 traveller reviews)

93% Complete
6% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
Yaffa's Blue Heron Farm - Charming, lake side barn in Bucks County
average rating of 4.9375 based on 16 reviews

Nice peaceful retreat

  • 5 of 5

Cozy little barn studio with a beautiful picture window overlooking the pond. Yafa and company are very friendly and helpful with any needs. We loved the fresh cut flowers.

  • Review Submitted: 29/05/2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: sylvia and her company were such a pleasure guest to have at the farm. will look forward to there return. thanks so much best yafa
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Wonderful escape from the city!!

  • 5 of 5

My husband, 4 yr old daughter and me had an escape from NYC to Yafa's wonderful quiet and serene property. We canoed in the lake, swam in the well water pool and relaxed in the small, but perfect accommodations. We saw a family of blue herons, a groundhog and a ton of butterflies. So many of the VRBO, AirBnB places are not well appointed, but Yafa's place IS! All the lights are on dimmers --- so important --- the furniture is sparse and perfect for the space. Great for clean freaks and people who love to cook. Beauty is everywhere you look, both inside and out. Will visit again. ❤️

  • Review Submitted: 11/08/2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

A sweet little retreat

  • 5 of 5

We so enjoyed our weekend at Yafa's. The house is truly tiny but so well designed and aesthetically terrific. It is a renovated portion of a barn, with a combined living/room kitchen and a sleeping loft. It overlooks the lovely pond, where there is canoe available for use. Note that the house is really an out-building on Yafa's large property, and the pool is more-or-less attached to her main house. So your stay is private but not entirely so, in that you'll see the owner coming and going. That said, we were there escaping from the city heatwave and spent nearly the entire weekend in her pool with no issues at all. The property and the owner are both lovely and interesting -- a great find!

  • Review Submitted: 02/08/2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

A true sanctuary!

  • 5 of 5

the energy of this space was so peaceful. Everything about the experience was lovely, Yaffa was great.

We mainly spent our time cooking lovely meals and enjoying the beautiful view. We absolutely cannot wait until we return.

  • Review Submitted: 03/01/2016
  • Date of Stay: December 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Beautiful place

  • 5 of 5

It's nice, small, quiet and clean.

Perfect getaway, great hosts.


  • Review Submitted: 03/01/2016
  • Date of Stay: November 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

romantic getaway..

  • 5 of 5

We were lucky to find a place that was close to our home, but felt like a true getaway. This was a birthday gift for my wife and was a perfec romantic setting. It was a very peaceful setting, and also very private. The refinished barn was charming and comfy and we got a great nights rest. We look forward to visiting again next year. We highly recommend this for anyone looking for peace, nature, and privacy.

  • Review Submitted: 17/10/2015
  • Date of Stay: September 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0


Car: recommended


Rates & Availability

Contact Owner

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee AU$66.24
Damage Insurance AU$78.17

We mutually agree to the following:

- The property will not be occupied by more people than we have specified

in this agreement unless agreed upon.

- You will not bring dogs, cats, or other pets onto the property unless agreed upon.

- Smoking is not permitted inside the house. Please dispose of your butts responsibly in

outside trash bin.

- Neither you nor your guests will use illegal drugs on the property.

- You will take care not to play excessively loud music or otherwise

create a nuisance to the neighbors.

- The house will be clean when you arrive, and we request that you

leave it in good order. You will notify us promptly of any damage or

problems that arise.

-There is no television but great views of the lake, blue herons, our natural world.

- There is WIFI.

If you cancel your reservation on or before [month, date, year] (30

days prior to your planned arrival date), we will refund your

reservation deposit in full. If you cancel after that date, we will

refund the cleaning fee and damage deposit. But we reserve the

right to keep the rental amount ([$X,XXX]). If we are able to rebook

the property for all or part of that period, we will refund the rental

amount or a prorated share, as appropriate.

Within 30 days after your departure, we will refund the damage deposit,

less any amount required to cover repairs for damages (other than

normal wear and tear) that occur during your visit.


We will pay all utility costs (water, heat, electric, trash removal).

Linens and Kitchen Supplies:

We will provide linens and towels, plates, bowls, silverware, cloth napkins,wine and water glasses and some excellent cooking supplies.

Trash Removal:

Trash is collected early Monday mornings. Please deposit your trash into the outdoor trash can.

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.

Other Holiday Properties