Jim Thorpe House Rental Photos and Description
House, 3 Bedrooms + Loft, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6-8)
Relax and enjoy this beautiful wooded lot with over-sized deck and beautiful stone-walled fire-pit area, large enough for the entire family to make nightly s'mores. Pretty wooded setting, on large one acre lot, with plenty of parking. Enjoy the private community pool just one block away or the beautiful private beach and lake one block in the other direction.
Fabulous private lake community boasting 2 beaches with picnic area, pool and boat/kayak launching areas, in the beautiful Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania. 5 minutes from historic Jim Thorpe where you can dine, shop and stroll through town.
Countless outdoor activities are minutes away, including whitewater rafting in the Lehigh River, skirmish, hiking and mountain biking or visit Lehigh Gorge State Park.
The home has three levels of clean and comfortable living. Perfect for families with children or family reunions. Three bedrooms and two loft areas with full sized futons as well as a basement rec room for the kids.
The house is available for rental year-round (summer, fall, winter, spring); weekends, by the week, monthly or seasonally, as available. We look forward to welcoming you !
* Historic Jim Thorpe (5 minutes)
* Lehigh Gorge State Park
* Big Boulder / Jack Frost (less than 10 minutes)
* Penn's Peak ( 5 minutes)
* Skirmish/Paint Ball, Rafting, Biking, Hiking (2 minutes)
* Golf (less than 10 minutes)
* Horseback Riding (less than 10 minutes)
* Split Rock Resort (less the 10 minutes)
* Shopping (5 minutes)
* Pocono Raceway (10 minutes)
*Outlet Shopping (30 minutes)
*Bushkill Falls (40 minutes)
Keywords: Pocono, lake, vacation, ski, golf, bike, raft, hike, swim,fish, jim thorpe, mountain, family, firepit, deck , trees, bedrooms, bath, dining
- Minimum Age Limit for Renters
- children welcome
Philadelphia residents since birth. We visit the Peaceful Pocono Getaway as often as possible.
Mike purchased this house in 2007
Why Mike chose Jim Thorpe
Any time of year is a good time to visit Bear Creek Lakes in the Pocono Mountains, located within driving distance of most major East Coast cities. Our property is centrally located with-in the community. Quite is the word as there are no properties across from ours.
The Pocono region steaming with history offers year-round cultural tours and art exhibitions, abundant antiquing and brand-name shopping and a full calendar of festivals showcasing the heritage, music and food of the Pocono Mountains.
What makes this house unique
Vacation fun and year 'round living begin at Bear Creek Lakes, in the heart of the lively Pocono Vacationland. Here, lying in the scenic Pocono's, 1500 feet above sea level, Bear Creek Lakes proudly takes its place high on the roster of America's finest communities. There's mountain beauty all around. Bear Creek Lakes is a peaceful and restful community of permanent residents and vacation homeowners. You'll find us to be the most enjoyable vacation spot you've ever known. For Bear Creek Lakes is a complete community in itself, only your imagination limits the exciting possibilities afforded at Bear Creek Lakes.
Located along Rt. 903, just eight and one half miles from the Mahoning Valley Turnpike Interchange, Bear Creek Lakes is close to the finest skiing and recreational facilities in the Pocono's. These include Big Boulder Ski Area and Split Rock. Close at hand is 26,000 acre game land 141, offering the finest grouse, rabbit, ring neck pheasant, squirrel, and deer hunting to be found anywhere. Other nearby points of recreational interest include Hickory Run State Park and the Francis E. Walter Dam on the Lehigh River.
Three miles of shoreline surrounds 160 acres of unspoiled Bear Creek Lake! The Lake is fully stocked perfect for fishing, sailing, boating, and swimming along with two private beaches. There is a heated Olympic size swimming pool and a wading pool, tennis courts, shuffleboard, bocce court, regulation softball field, basketball courts, volleyball courts, picnic areas and playgrounds. The community has a clubhouse and a large pavilion which are available for private parties.
Guestbook comments from the owner
We had a blast. The place is great, sat around fire pit everynight and ate smores,and drank beers. Relaxed in the cool Pocono air. The deck and patio are gorgeous, we grilled and had family meals on the big table. Everyone was comfortable, plenty of blamkets and sheets. We played our acoustical guitars at night. Went to Lehigh Gorge and hiked the falls, went swimming in the river and cool lake and hung around the house being lazy and relaxed. WE plan to return soon.