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Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights
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'THE BEAR DEN'

Jim Thorpe House Rental Photos and Description

3 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, sleeps 8

Charming home tucked deep in the parkland of Jim Thorpe, PA, just 20 minutes to downtown and 15 minutes to Big Boulder/Jack Frost Ski area. Blue Mountain is only 25 minutes away and Camel Back is 45 minutes door to door. The home is close to shopping, taverns and restaurants that are 5-10 minutes away. Pocono Raceway and Hickory Run State Park (Boulder Field) within 15 minutes. The house sleeps 8 with 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, living room with vaulted ceiling and stone fireplace for those chilly nights, full kitchen with stainless steel appliances, family room with Foosball, dart board, games and Directv with surround sound, internet, DVD, and CD player! Spacious back yard with a fire pit.

Plenty of dining locally or take a short drive into Jim Thorpe proper to shop, dine and drink while taking in this quaint town. Close to paintball, white water rafting, mountain biking trails for beginners and experts and 5 major parks are close, Beltsville Lake is the most notable. Shopping is close, directly off the NE extension you can be to the house in 20 minutes.

Suitability:
  • pets considered
  • non smoking only
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Kim McLaughlin

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Speaks english
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Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights
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Property Reviews

'The Bear Den'
average rating of 5.0 based on 8 reviews
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'The Bear Den'
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Jim Thorpe Poconos
5

Perfect Pocono Getaway

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Jan 16, 2014
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
Our late holiday break with friends and 3 kids crept up on us, so I found myself searching for a last minute reservation near skiing, snow tubing, indoor water park, Jim Thorpe and hiking, etc. We got very lucky and happened on the Bear Den online. Owners were prompt and accommodating and the property was a great find beyond the expectation set by the pics on the website. Very clean, comfortable, private wooded setting with outdoor fire pit, downstairs game room with foosball and big screen, kid bunks and ample adult accomodations with separate baths. We skied, snowtubed, hiked the nearby glenoko falls, visited Jim Thorpe and watched the snow fall on New Years Eve in front of a cozy fire. Laundry, full kitchen, nearby grocery, gas, entertainment and attractions make this a terrific spot that we will be returning to for some summer fun.
Owner's Response: Thank you so much! We are glad that you had such a great time at The Bear Den! We would love to have you back! Keep me posted on possible dates and we will be sure to discount your next stay!
business
'The Bear Den'
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p123404
+1 215 757-5440
Jim Thorpe Poconos
5

Can't Wait to Stay Here Again!

Can't Wait to Stay Here Again!
  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Nov 18, 2011
  • Stayed: Nov 2011
This was the first time that I sought to reserve a vacation home and I was nervous about the whole experience. I truly got lucky with this property and its owners!

From the get-go, the owner replied quickly and thoroughly to all my inquiries. The pictures made the house seem nice, but it wasn't until getting there that my group and I were BLOWN AWAY by everything: the location, the amenities, the cleanliness!

I rented this space for my organization's weekend retreat. We were efficient and motivated to stay on task because we couldn't wait to enjoy some down time in the house, cooking, watching movies, playing video games or going for a run in the beautiful and quiet neighborhood. We already have talked about a paintball trip around the area and staying at the Bear Den again. The house is superbly-furnished and immaculate.

This is well worth every penny, and I look forward to staying there again. Thank you!
Owner's Response: Thank You for visiting The Bear Den! I am glad you had a great time! Come back again soon!!!
Helpful votes: 1/1
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'The Bear Den'
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p123404
+1 215 757-5440
Jim Thorpe Poconos
5

Bargain in the Woods!

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2011
  • Stayed: Aug 2011
I'm not even sure where to start....everything from service to the house itself was better than I could have imagined in trying to find a weekend getaway. I recently spent a weekend there for a bachelor party while whitewater rafting (about 10 minutes away) and playing paintball (about 20 minutes away). The owner was very polite and very helpful in providing information and booking my stay. THEN I arrived and was blown away. The pictures really don't do this place justice!
The property is perfectly tucked into the woods, secluded and not near loud main roads. The yard is large and provided plenty of space for sitting around a fire and playing horseshoes and corn-hole, all at the same time. The house was clean and fully equipped. The rooms were large and provide a variety of places to lounge and catch up with old friends. It was perfect, a great house and yard, nicely tucked in the woods but still close to lots of fun attractions and activities. Next time I plan a trip to the Pocono area, I'll be staying at The Bear Den, again!
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Helpful votes: 1/1
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'The Bear Den'
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p123404
+1 215 757-5440
Jim Thorpe Poconos
Bergen County, NJ
5

Great place to stay!

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Nov 5, 2010
  • Stayed: Sep 2010
Bang for your buck! - Had a group of people here for labor day weekend, with the intention of going white water rafting. It was about 10 minutes away from the rafting site and a very short distance from a cute local breakfast place and the main road.

The kitchen and rooms in general were very spacious and the deck and yard had ample room for cooking, lounging and a game of horse shoe :)

Would certainly reccommend this location if you're interested in a whitewater rating trip!
Recommended for:  Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
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'The Bear Den'
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p123404
+1 215 757-5440
Jim Thorpe Poconos
Maryland
5

Great place for families!

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2010
  • Stayed: Jul 2010
We recently stayed here-two families with two children each (8 total). It fit our needs perfectly! The house looks small from the outside but the two levels inside were spacious and gave us all enough room. The kids really loved the big backyard and we enjoyed sitting around the fire every night. The foosball table also gave the kids hours of entertainment. The neighborhood lake/beach was fun too! The house was clean and kitchen was well-equipped. The owners were very accommodating. Great time!
Recommended for:  Families with Young Children
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The neighborhood has a 12-acre lake, beach and playground. There is parking for 6 cars at the home, a large yard with play-set and a fire pit outside. Situated on a quiet street with only 6 homes it truly is peaceful. Wraparound deck with outside dining and lounging areas. The lake contains some fun fishing for the young ones and is canoe friendly (no gas engines please). The house is within minutes of Jack Frost and Big Boulder Ski Resort. Camelback water park and ski resort is 45 minutes away, H20 Indoor Waterpark is 15 minutes away. ATV friendly neighborhood and a mountain biking mecca, you will find that this home has events for everyone. Minutes from paintball and whitewater rafting (Pocono Whitewater on Rt 903).

Other Activities: Paintball, Whitewater Rafting, Camelback Beach Water Park, Pocono Raceway, and Close to 4 major ski resorts

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Availability & Rates

Jim Thorpe House Rental Rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Minimum Stay
 
Spring
Apr 1 2014 - May 30 2014
$150
$200
Fri,Sat
$725
$1,800
2 nights
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200.00
Cleaning $75.00
Notes March special- weekend rental only $375.00 plus cleaning

Bear Den Rates

Spring- March 19th -May 31st (excluding Memorial Day)
Weekend- $400.00
Weekly- $725.00

Summer- June 1st-Sept 1st (excluding 4th of July)
Weekend- $500.00
Week- $800.00

Fall- Sept 2nd - Nov 30th (excluding holidays)
Weekend- $400.00
Week- $725.00
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Amenities

Jim Thorpe House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Lake
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Internet
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Garage
  • Living Room
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Towels Provided
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Linens Provided
  • Fireplace
  • Washing Machine
  • Alarm Clock
  • Laundry Soap
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen ...
  • Stove
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Coffee Maker
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Blender
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master - 1 queen
    Bedroom - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom - 2 twin/ single
  • There is also a queen size sofa bed.
Entertainment:
  • Video Library ...
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR
  • DVD Player
  • CD Player
  • Stereo
  • Foosball
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden ...
Suitability:
  • pets considered
  • non smoking only
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • autumn foliage
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • museums
  • playground
  • water parks
  • live theater
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • horseback riding
  • walking
  • outlet shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • whitewater rafting
  • mountain climbing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
Notes:
1 queen, 4 twins, 1 queen size sleep sofa. Fully equipped kitchen, fire pit, fireplace in living room, window unit air conditioning in living room, wrap-around deck with outdoor furniture to lounge or eat, large driveway, horseshoes/pits, garage, game room with Foosball, darts and poker table, board games, 2 TVs with a library of videos for all ages.

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