POCONO SWISS LODGE - 8 MINUTES TO CAMELBACK SKI LIFTS!

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Tom Campbell

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Sleeps10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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POCONO SWISS LODGE - 8 MINUTES TO CAMELBACK SKI LIFTS!

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3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, Sleeps Up To 10, Wooded One Acre Lot

The Lodge at Camelback (Also known as the Swiss Lodge)

(NOTE: Snowmaking has begun and Camelback plans to open December 6th!)

The Pocono Swiss Lodge is a stunning contemporary vacation home nestled in the woods for privacy and romance yet less than 10 minutes from the Camelback ski lifts or Tannersville Crossroads Outlet mall. The Lodge is a single family house (not a townhouse) on just under an acre of very private wooded land. Right next to the hot tub is a private covered pavilion that is great for picnics.

The house has a huge great room surrounding a massive stone fireplace.. It includes 3 bedrooms, a full kitchen and dining room, living room, and 2 full bathrooms. In the winter, you can look out over the lights on the Camelback slopes from the deck or the dining room windows. Cable TV and free WiFi is included.

The Swiss House Lodge is Green! Our home is heated with 100% wind produced energy (Green Mountain Energy).

Notes to all our guests - we ONLY accept payment through the HomeAway payment system. NEVER accept any offer from someone who requests you pay some other way.

We also do not start or end rentals on Saturdays. Starting or ending on a Saturday requires that we charge you the full 2-night weekend rate for the night. Weekly rates may start any day except Saturday.

If the Lodge is unavailable - check out our other house (The Orchard) at HomeAway listing #370912

Occupancy / Age Limits:

** Maximum 8 adults (16 or older)

** Maximum 10 people total (at least 2 are under 16 years old)

** We DO rent to groups under 25 years old, but limit group size to 6 people and require extra insurance.

NOT A PARTY HOUSE! NOT A PARTY HOUSE! NOT A PARTY HOUSE!

One important note - Swiss House Lodge is NOT a party house.

If you're looking for a place to party 'till you puke - this isn't it. We know that every so often one person in a group will go a bit overboard, but if your intent is to bring people who will binge drink, please find another house. Payment for damage to the house is the renter's responsibility. Smoking or drug use in the house may also result in forfeiture of your complete damage deposit.

My wife and I personally manage the house, from taking reservations to cleaning the house ourselves between each guest. As you can probably tell from the reviews, we want you to feel warm and comfortable when you visit, as if you were staying at the home of a close friend. And we expect our guests to treat the house that same way.

Why is it called Swiss House Lodge?: We named our vacation homes after a lodge we stayed in many years ago - it was warm and inviting, and had a spirit of relaxation and peace. We aim to provide that same feeling of peace and tranquility in our vacation homes.

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Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • wheelchair accessible
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome

Tom Campbell

This advertiser has been with HomeAway.com since 2011
Speaks english, german
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Sleeps10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Property Reviews

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Pocono Swiss Lodge - 8 Minutes To Camelback ski lifts!
average rating of 5.0 based on 12 reviews
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Pocono Swiss Lodge - 8 Minutes To Camelback ski lifts!
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Tannersville Camelback
5

Wonderful New Years stay at the Swiss Lodge

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Jan 11, 2014
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the Swiss House. It honesly felt like a home away from home, but had the class and cleanliness of a hotel. The bedrooms were large with comfortable beds and while the weather was chilly outside we were kept pleasantly warm with the ducted heating and fireplace. Tom and Lisa have a wonderful house here and we were lucky enough to enjoy it. Thank you to Tom and Lisa for a most enjoyable stay. We hope to visit you again soon. :)
Owner's Response: We're very glad you enjoyed our home in the Poconos!

Lisa and I are always happy to hear that people appreciate the fireplace and everything else at the Lodge. It is important to us that each and every guest have a nice, clean place to relax when they come home from skiing, and are glad that you noticed the care we put into it.

We hope you'll be back some time!

Tom and Lisa
business
Pocono Swiss Lodge - 8 Minutes To Camelback ski lifts!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p370988
+1 570 580-0963
Tannersville Camelback
5

Warm and comfortable house. Nice and helpful owner

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Nov 27, 2013
  • Stayed: Nov 2013
Good stay. Good memories. Very comfortable atmosphere.
business
Pocono Swiss Lodge - 8 Minutes To Camelback ski lifts!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p370988
+1 570 580-0963
Tannersville Camelback
Eastchester
5

Great house in an a quiet, private setting

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Mar 22, 2013
  • Stayed: Mar 2013
Our stay at this house was our first time using HomeAway, so we weren't sure exactly what to expect. I'm happy to say we were immediately put at ease by the owners Tom & Lisa, who answered all our questions before we booked, during the booking process, and afterwards as well.
As for the house, it's located on a private lot, a good distance away from the neighbors' houses. Also, the main living area on the 1st floor is wide open with a beautiful fireplace and comfy couches. We also utilized the kitchen, which was more than adequate, to cook several meals during our stay. The bedrooms (3) had huge, comfortable beds, with one bedroom having a view of the slopes at Camelback.
The property description was definitely accurate and we plan on coming back next season. Thank you guys for a wonderful stay.
Helpful votes: 2/2
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Pocono Swiss Lodge - 8 Minutes To Camelback ski lifts!
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+1 570 580-0963
Tannersville Camelback
5

Perfect Stay

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Mar 3, 2013
  • Stayed: Feb 2013
This is our second stay in one of Tom and Lisa's home (first at the Swiss Lodge.)

First of all, doing business with Tom is a pleasure. Tom simply is always available to answer questions, provide plenty information about the area, and makes sure your trip will be enjoyable and stress free. Furthermore, the cleanliness of Tom and Lisa's home meets a standard of perfection. With that said, we are comfortable staying in any house they have to offer; it is sure to be a clean, safe and enjoyable vacation.

Likewise, the Swiss Lodge is a beautiful home privately set in the woods. This house, filled with character, has plenty for all to do. My group enjoyed the air hockey table, board games and cards, and fireplace and large television. Everything on the one floor allows everyone to have space, yet share time together. Outside we took advantage of the jacuzzi and grill. Every appliance works well and, as said before, is well cared for and clean! Finally, seeing Camelback all lit up at night is just an added bonus. (Oh yea, if you care to leave this gem of a house, skiing is right around the corner!)

My family and friends are all thrilled to have come across this home. It is nice to know that there is a house we can find to get away from it all for a few days. The fact that the owners are such a pleasure to work with is a bonus that is (unfortunately) not always a guarantee. Thanks again to Tom and Lisa for an unbelievable job from start to finish!
Owner's Response: Thank you Ken - it was great to have you back as a repeat guest!

We're glad you got to try the Lodge this time. We found this house in early 2012 and fell in love with its layout and proximity to Camelback. We spent the spring and summer getting it ready for guests. As you know from our Swiss Orchard house, Lisa and I really like to put ourselves into the houses we offer to vacation guests. This house forced me (Tom) to get over my fear of heights as we painted the whole exterior by hand, cut down the trees for the parking area, and turned the old wood storage area into a covered pavilion for picnicking. Lisa's touches are all through the house, from all the repainting of the trimwork (the wood was SOOOO thirsty) to the pictures and sayings on the walls. We hope that you felt the love that we put into the house as we prepared it for guests!

We also appreciate that you noticed that we're sticklers for making the house nice and clean for guests. Lisa really likes making the beds up so that people feel special when they're ready to call it a night, while I (Tom) make sure that the kitchen, bathrooms, and the rest of the house are completely cleaned after each set of guests leave. Truth be known - our vacation houses are far cleaner and more tidy than our own!

Once again, thank you for being a returning guest. We're glad our houses make you family feel at home!
Helpful votes: 2/2
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Pocono Swiss Lodge - 8 Minutes To Camelback ski lifts!
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Tannersville Camelback
Newark, Delaware
5

Great house for families

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Feb 20, 2013
  • Stayed: Feb 2013
We went with 3 adults and 4 children and the house was great. It was super clean and had everything we needed. The bonus was being so close to Camelback. I will definitely had back over the summer to use the water park.
Owner's Response: We're glad you guys had a great time. We noticed that you were able to take advantage of the fireplace while you stayed at the Lodge - this kind of weather makes coming back from the slopes and making a fire in the fireplace a really nice way to enjoy the evening.

We also really appreciate how wonderfully straightened up you left the house - especially the kitchen. It's always nice to come in after guests check out and know that we'll be able to quickly clean everything for the next set of guests. The extra 10 minutes that guests spend putting dishes in the dishwasher and getting it started before they leave saves us so much time. We truly respect guests like you that are thinking of us as you check out! You're welcome back any time!

Tom and Lisa C.
Helpful votes: 1/1
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Map

Nearest Airport
9 Miles
Pocono Mountain Municipal Airpot (Jet Capable)
Nearest Motorway
2.3 Miles
Exit 299 on Interstate 80 at Tannersville
Nearest Barpub
1.5 Miles
Barley Creek Brewery
Nearest Ski
3.3 Miles
Camelback Mountain
Nearest Golf
6 Miles
Pocono Manor
Nearest Restaurant
1.5 Miles
Galeano's Pizza & Pasta

The Tannersville area is the center of Poconos outdoor and shopping life. Our Swiss House Lodge is convenient to it all - 5 minutes from exit 299 on I-80 in Pennsylvania.

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Within 7 minutes: Camelback ski lifts, CBK Mountain Adventures (zip lines, mountain roller coaster, hiking, etc), 3 Restaurants including Barley Creek Brewery, The Crossings Premium Outlet Mall, and CBK mountain sports with their new Mountain Zip Line.

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Within 10 minutes: many gas stations, 24 hr supermarket (Weis), and many take out restaurants.

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Within 15 minutes: Mount Airy Lodge and Casino, 3 golf courses, antique malls, horseback riding, hunting & fishing, and numerous restaurants including Chilis, Lonestar Steakhouse, Red Lobster, Olive Garden, Texas Roadhouse, Red Robin, etc.

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Within 30 minutes: Jack Frost Ski Resort, Shawnee Mountain Ski Resort, Alpine Ski Center, more golf courses, and Pocono international Speedway (NASCAR, other racing events).

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Availability & Rates

Tannersville House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Minimum Stay
 
Spring
Mar 27 2014 - May 22 2014
$150
$250
Fri,Sat
$1,100
2 nights
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $5 per night, per additional guest
 
Summer
May 23 2014 - Sep 8 2014
$200
$325
Fri,Sat
$1,350
2 nights
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
 
Fall
Sep 9 2014 - Dec 10 2014
$175
$275
Fri,Sat
$1,200
2 nights
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
 
Thanksviging
Nov 26 2014 - Nov 27 2014
$500
Flat fee
2 nights
 
 
Early Ski Season
Dec 12 2014 - Dec 25 2014
$200
$325
Fri,Sat
$1,350
2 nights
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas Holiday
Dec 24 2014 - Dec 25 2014
$550
Flat fee
2 nights
 
 
Ski Season
Dec 26 2014 - Mar 23 2015
$230
$385
Fri,Sat
$1,700
2 nights
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
 
New Years
Dec 31 2014 - Jan 1 2015
$750
Flat fee
2 nights
 
 
My Standard Rate
$150
$275
Fri,Sat
$1,150
2 nights
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning and Linens Fee $100.00 + Tax
$500 Refundable Damage Deposit Required $0.01
Ask about our 3+ night discount $0.01
Quote not valid until confirmed by owner $0.01
Tax Rate 9.0%
Notes ONLINE QUOTES ARE ONLY APPROXIMATIONS

QUOTES ARE ONLY VALID WHEN CONFIRMED BY OWNER

Extra fee to Begin or End on a Sat

Renter must be 21 and be part of the group staying at the house

Maximum 8 adults -OR-
10 people total if at least 2 are children under 18 accompanied by adults in the group

$500 Damage Deposit Required

Check in 4PM, check out Noon
EXCEPT
Sun check in 7PM
Fri check out 9AM

Cancellation Policy

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.
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Amenities

Tannersville House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2011 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain ...
  • Resort
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Adventure
  • Romantic
  • Family
General:
  • Living Area
  • Sofa Bed
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Toilet Paper
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Alarm Clock
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
Kitchen:
  • Toaster
  • Kitchen ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Oven ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Blender
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , 4 foot walk in shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
  • Queen sized pull out couch in living room area. 1 chair/loveseat that fold out into a single bed. 1 full-size futon couch/bed
Entertainment:
  • Games for Kids
  • Video Games ...
  • Television ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Books ...
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Video Game Console ...
  • DVD Player
  • Video Library
  • Books for Kids
Outside:
  • Wood Deck
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Golf ...
  • Boat ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • wheelchair accessible ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • autumn foliage
  • forests
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • water tubing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • hunting big game
  • hunting small game
  • mountain biking
  • skiing
  • swimming
Notes:
Very romantic with large stone fireplace in the living room, and a hot tub outside, with no neighbors or houses in sight. Large covered pavilion for picnics, with picnic table and grill. First floor accessible by wheelchair with wheelchair ramp to deck. First floor bedroom and bathroom as well.

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