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MOUNT GRETNA COTTAGE IN THE HEART OF THE CHAUTAQUA SECTION

Owner

Advertiser since: 2011
Speaks: english
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights
Owner
Advertiser since: 2011
Speaks: english
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MOUNT GRETNA COTTAGE IN THE HEART OF THE CHAUTAQUA SECTION

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

Overview

Hershey Cottage Rental Photos and Description

Cottage, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 1.5 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

Located in the heart of the Chataqua section of Mount Gretna at the end of a cul-de-sac sits this fully furnished cottage built in 1895. Sitting on the porch will leave you feeling like you’re sitting in a tree house, with a beautiful view of the trees and the rooftops of the surrounding cottages. Step out onto the porch on a summers eve and enjoy the music from the theater which is only a few blocks away!

Inside, sunlight dances through the leaves and makes it's way through the many windows and sky lights. Curl up with a book or relax while watching television. For those who like to cook, the kitchen is fully furnished with a nice eat in kitchen. There are three bedrooms, two of which have queen beds while the other has a set of twin beds. The family room includes a twin pull out chair. The cottage is decorated simply and tastefully meant to encourage a tranquil and relaxing environment.

Mount Gretna is a great place to just sit and relax or take part in the local activities. Miniature golf, playground, ice cream at the Jigger Shop, and shows at the playhouse are all within walking distance. Hiking, roller skating, and the lake are just on the other side of town.

Keywords: porch, near playhouse

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Owner
Advertiser since: 2011
Speaks: english

Why HomeAway

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights
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Reviews

Reviews

4.7
based on 18 traveler reviews

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Mount Gretna Cottage in the Heart of the Chautaqua Section
average rating of 4.7222223 based on 18 reviews
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Mount Gretna Cottage in the Heart of the Chautaqua Section
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p338195vb
Hershey Pennsylvania Dutch Country
Pennsylvania
4

Very charming!

  • 4 of 5
This cottage was very nice, very clean, had a well-stocked kitchen to cook meals! It was in a very quiet part of town and we spent a lot of time chatting on the large porch.
Keep in mind- There are many stairs to access the door of the cottage. Also- to access the 1/2 bath you need to exit the cottage, with the key, via the stairs and go into a room under the cottage.
We would stay again. Mt Gretna is like a step back in time. We could walk to breakfast at Le Sorelle and walk to dinner at The Hideaway. We had a nice, relaxing couple of days.
  • Submitted: Nov 4, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Mount Gretna Cottage in the Heart of the Chautaqua Section
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p338195vb
Hershey Pennsylvania Dutch Country
Georgia
5

Home away from home

  • 5 of 5
We enjoyed the comforts of home and the peacefulness of Mt. Gretna. The home is well equipped and we truly enjoyed our stay. Hope to be back again!
  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Mount Gretna Cottage in the Heart of the Chautaqua Section
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p338195vb
Hershey Pennsylvania Dutch Country
New York
5

Jeanette

  • 5 of 5
Our family of 4 enjoyed this delightful home for a week. What a great surprise when we arrived. The pictures do not do it justice. It is a wonderful setting and a great location to see all the Amish areas as well as Hershey Park and Longwood Gardens. The house was very clean and well stocked with everything we needed. We would not hesitate to go back.
  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Mount Gretna Cottage in the Heart of the Chautaqua Section
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Hershey Pennsylvania Dutch Country
Tucson, AZ USA
4

Love Mt. Gretna

  • 4 of 5
Great little cottage and great location. Love the whole "feel" of Mt. Gretna. There is a pretty steep flight of stairs outside the house and also inside so if stairs bother you, this is not the house for you. House is very quaint and was very confortable including the bed. Nice that you can park outside of home (some areas in Mt. Gretna you must park and walk to home). Has sloped ceilings upstairs so was a little harder to shower since I am 6'. Great front porch to sit on and enjoy the cool evenings. Homeowner very easy to deal with and communicate with.
  • Submitted: Jun 2, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
business
Mount Gretna Cottage in the Heart of the Chautaqua Section
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p338195vb
Hershey Pennsylvania Dutch Country
4

Nice, Comfortable Place!

  • 4 of 5
My husband, son, and I spent several nights at this Mt. Gretna home recently. We had a pleasant stay. The house is very charming and quaint, had a lot of character. We loved the porch. A great location for exploring some local attractions. We took our son to Hershey Park, but were pleased to be able to avoid crowded hotels, traffic, and overly-commercialized area immediately surrounding the park. We even went further afield to do some sightseeing in the Brandywine Valley, and it only took a little over an hour to drive there from this location.
On the whole, our stay in this home was a nice experience, and we can recommend it to others.
  • Submitted: May 21, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Sightseeing, Families with Young Children
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Mount Gretna Cottage in the Heart of the Chautaqua Section
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p338195vb
Hershey Pennsylvania Dutch Country
5

Perfect Cottage for a Peaceful Getaway

  • 5 of 5
This is such a charming cottage and our stay was made so much more wonderful by the unexpected Christmas tree in the living room and garland on the staircase banister. The dining area looks out on a woodland paradise. Off-season in Mt. Gretna is very quiet, relaxed and restful, but there are plenty to places to go and things to do in the surrounding area if you want to venture out: Cornwall Furnace, Hershey, Troegs Brewing, the Wolf Sanctuary of PA, a casual stroll around town. My husband and I loved the house and look forward to staying here again when we want to go back to Mt. Gretna to refresh our spirits.
  • Submitted: Feb 7, 2014
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
  • Source: HomeAway

Map

Map

Car: necessary

Photos

Photos

Rates & Availability

Rates & Availability

From $165 Per night

Hershey Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Fall
Sep 3 2014 - Dec 30 2014
3 night minimum stay
$165
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$185
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200

Cancellation Policy

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

Amenities

Hershey Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Queen size Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (2), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • churches
  • live theater
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • miniature golf
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • rock climbing
  • swimming

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