Don't pinch yourself, you're awake! The Getaway Chalet is located in the most prestigious vacation community in the Pocono's. Equipped with more amenities than any other Pocono community, Arrowhead Lakes and the Getaway Chalet are a match made in Heaven! Rest, relax, decompress and recharge or get a good night's sleep and start experiencing the endless activities the Pocono Mountains have to offer all year round. Open a bottle of wine next to the fire, look out the window and see the discovery channel right in front of you. Play foosball, cards, boardgames, Xbox. Walk to the beach, rent boats, fish, play tennis, basketball, shuffleboard, horseshoes and so much more. We provide an 'Activity Guide' that list numerous places of interest. Visit places like Jim Thorpe, the Crossings Outlets, the Country Junction, Pocono Candle and many more. Less than 10 minutes from Jack Frost and Big Boulder for some of the best slopes around. 25 minutes from the SLOT MACHINES!! Tired yet
Places to See: Right on route 940, left on route 115, right on route 903. Take route 903 approximately 27 miles.
Visit Historic Jim Thorpe. Located on route 903. Visit one of the worlds greatest athletes resting place. After that drive into the Historic Town of Jim Thorpe and make a day of it. Visit the many shops and restaurants. Visit the 'Old Jail' and learn about the Molly McGuires.
From Jim Thorpe you can follow route 209 and visit the Country Junction. The worlds largest country store. They have various areas of interest including patio, barnyard, galleries, gifts, pet supplies, art galleries, antiques and even a petting zoo. Pick up a unique gift that only the Country Junction has to offer. Visit their wine cellar and wine tasting center. Mon-Sat 9:00-7:00 Sun 9:00-5:00 610-377-8400
NASCAR fan? Right on route 940, left on route 115. Take 115 approximately 6 miles to the Pocono Raceway. Visit the NASCAR Fan Store. Make an appointment for a free tour. 1-570-643-027
Feel Like Shopping?: The Christmas Factory. Marshalls Creek PA. Open all year round. One of the largest Christmas stores on the entire East Coast. Save up to 50% on your Christmas items. The Christmas Factory carries evey Christmas item imaginable. Open daily. 1-570-223-0717
You are less than 30 minutes from the Crossings Premium Outlets. I-80 Exit 299 Tanersville PA. Or turn left on route 940 and take this to roue 611. At route 611 turn right and this will take you to the outlets. Shop at 100 designer brand name outlets. The GAP, J. Crew, Ann Taylor, Liz Claiborne, Polo, Ralph Lauren, Timberland, Tommy Hilfiger, Wedge Wood, Big Dog, and more. 1-570-629-4650
The Odd Lot Outlet. Route 209 Marshalls Creek PA. Featuring the Pocono's only free gift bar. Every visitor can choose their own free gift. Mainly closeouts and overstocks. Unique gifts for everyone. 50% of major brand names. I-80 Exit 309 Open 7 days. 1-570-223-8640 Also visit the flea market.
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More Stuff!: The Pocono Cheesecake Factory. Route 600 in Swiftwarter PA. Cheesecake made fresh daily. Many flavors. Now try their new low carb (3 gram) cheesecake. Open 7 days a week from 10:00am to 6:00pm. 1-570-839-6844. Vist on your way to the Outlets.
Pocono Candle. Located on Business Route 209 in East Stroudsburg PA. Pocono Candle carries over 100 scents. Come smell the difference. This gives you a chance to buy directly from the maker and cut out the middleman. Take something home that was Made in the Pocono's.
Arrowhead has 2 lakes with 4 beaches. Many family planned activities. Pick up a copy of the monthly planner at the Welcome Center. You are less than 15 minutes from Wawa, Walmart and numerous restaurants and shops.
In the Pocono's you can choose to go rafting, skiing, snowboarding, play paintball, hike, bike, walk, golf, mini golf, fish in two trout stocked lakes, hunt, shop, dance, celebrate at numerous night spots, or choose to have a romantic stay.
When using Mapquest, it is easier to get an idea of the area by searching for the intersection of routes 115 & 940 in Blakeslee PA. The Chalet is approximately 8.0 miles from that location. Check with Jack Frost / Big boulder to see what activities and or festivals are available. This is approximately 11 miles from the chalet. From the intersection of routes 115 & 940 you are within a mile of a liquor store, beer distributor, CVS, Wawa, Ahearts Market, and several restaurants. We provide an Activity Guide that lists names and locations of restaurants. Our physical address is5 Oneida Drive, Pocono lakes Pa 18347
Other Activities: NASCAR Pocono Raceway on route 115
Golf: The new Jack Frost National Golf Course opened in the fall of 2006. This new, state of the Art Golf Course is located on route 940 approximately 3 miles from the Turnpike Exit.
Ski: You are less than 15 minutes away from Jack Frost and Big Boulder Mountain Ski Resorts. Pull out of the Arrowhead development and turn left. Take this road to the stop sign and turn right to route 940. Turn right on route 940 and take this approximately 6 miles. The entrance will be on your right.
In addition you could go to Tannersville to visit Camelback Mountain.
Call the 24 hour Ski Hotline at 1-570-421-5565 (in season)