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Cozy Cabin, Outdoor lovers paradise

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Member since: 2006
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Speaks: english
Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay nights

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Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
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Calendar last updated:
April 27, 2015
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Cozy Cabin, Outdoor lovers paradise

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay nights

Overview

Gettysburg House Rental Photos and Description

House, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4)

This lovely cabin is nestled off a private road on a wooded 3-acre lot. Sit on the screened-in porch and enjoy the peace and quiet of the woods. Relax inside and read or watch television. If the weather is cold, the new Amish electric stove will keep you warm and cozy.

Do you love the mountains? Do you like to bike, hike, swim, play golf, ski, snowboard? Are you interested in Civil War history?

Thousands of visitors each year come to the Gettysburg Battlefield to learn about our past and to remember those who gave 'the last full measure of devotion.' This cottage is only 20 minutes away from the unique town of Gettysburg.

Do you like winter sports? The Cozy Cottage is 25 min from Ski Liberty where guests can enjoy skiing, snowboarding and cross county skiing.

Situated in the middle of Adams County apple orchard country, the cottage is only minutes away from Michaux State Park and the Appalachian Trail. There is biking--both mountain and road biking, swimming and fishing at Fuller Lake and Laurel Lake. Like to golf? Drive 10 minutes to one course, 25 minutes to another.

The cabin is conveniently located 1 hour from Harrisburg, 2 hours from Washington DC and Baltimore, 1 1/2 hours from Amish Country in Lancaster County and 1 1/2 hours from Hershey Park.

A perfect spot for a couple get-away or family looking to enjoy all the fun activities the area has to offer.

Keywords: house, outdoors, hiking, history, skiing

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Owner
Member since: 2006
Call Owner
Enter your email address to view the phone number
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 27, 2015

About The Owner

Our family has owned this cabin for 30 years. Living in the DC area my wife and I discovered Adams county and fell in love with its beauty and the outdoor opportunities it provided. When our daughter was growing up we used this cabin and the one next door for all our vacations. We hiked many of the mountain trails, swam and fished in the lakes, skied at Ski Liberty, and explored the rich history of Gettysburg.

We love this cabin and take pride in providing a beautiful, peaceful retreat for our guests. We hope you enjoy it as much as we do!

The Owner purchased this house in 1980

Guestbook comments from the owner

"We could not have chosen a better place to stay for our first visit to Gettysburg and PA!! The screened porch was wonderful. We ate every meal there, read and just had great conversations. The location to Gettysburg was great; we saw beautiful countryside/farmland every day. This trip and cabin were blessings in many ways! We hope to come back to Gettysburg and Cozy Cottage soon!"
Jun 2010
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Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay nights
Travel with confidence
Travel with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
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Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

Reviews

5
based on 5 traveler reviews

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Cozy Cabin, Outdoor lovers paradise
average rating of 5.0 based on 11 reviews
Blairstown, NJ
5

Very Cozy Cottage

  • 5 of 5

A wonderful home in a beautiful area of Pennsylvania. The cottage had everything a person could need and more. We had a warm and cozy feeling from the moment we stepped into the screened in porch.We experienced nature at its best. Gettysburg was great. We needed more time to see the area, so we are already trying to plan a return trip. Barbara was wonderful to talk with. Thank you for sharing your wonderful home with others.

  • Submitted: May 29, 2012
  • Stayed: May 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We're glad that you found the cottage warm and comfortable. We agree that the Gettysburg area is of great interest historically and a lovely place to visit. Happy to hear that you want to come back!
Johnstown, PA
5

Wonderful!!

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful place to stay close to Gettysburg and Big Ed's Elephant Museum. Very private and extremely clean. Would stay again and would highly recommend to anyone.

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for letting us know you enjoyed your stay at the cottage. We hope you are able to come again soon. Our housekeeper works very hard to ensure that the cottage is in tiptop shape for every guest. We appreciate your comments and look forward to hearing from you in the future.
Seattle, WA
5

Autumn Splendor at the Cozy Cottage!

  • 5 of 5

Our nine nights at the Cozy Cottage were far too short! This property is nestled in the woods, quiet, serene, and relaxing. Our hosts were superb, and the cottage had everything we needed, and was very clean. Absolutely the best! I would not hesitate to come again, or recommend it to others. Nothing fancy, but everything well appointed and efficient. We especially liked that the Links left many brochures about the area, and suggestions for shopping. We stayed at their other property, (The Cozy Cabin) two years ago, and this stay was even better! Loved the large screened porch, and the fabulous fall colors. The Amish fireplace kept us cozy in the cool eves. We were even visited by deer and wildlife. Well worth every penny! Thanks again! We'll be back, M and J Rafferty Seattle, WA

  • Submitted: Nov 3, 2011
  • Stayed: Oct 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We love it when our guests enjoy their stay so much that they want to come back. Each season has its special charm at Cozy Cottage and the neighboring Cozy Cabin. Thank you to our special West Coast guests for your wonderful comments.
Norfolk,
5

Autumn Beauty

  • 5 of 5

We stayed for an October weekend at the Cozy Cottage, and what a find! It was warm and had everything a person could ever want, including washer and dryer and full kitchen. It's in the woods, off any main road. We went to battlefield and apple festival. We were there during height of apple season. We will be going back soon! Thanks to the owners for this magnificent getaway place.

  • Submitted: Dec 3, 2010
  • Stayed: Sep 2010
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We love hearing that our guests had a wonderful stay at the cabin. PLEASE COME AGAIN!
Brunswick, OH 44212
5

Wonderful stay at the Cozy Cottage.

  • 5 of 5

Our family stay at the Cozy Cottage was perfect, but unfortunately too short. The property was exactly as described and I especially appreciated the Gettysburg pamphlets, etc. that were available for our use. The owners were quickly responsive to any questions we had and promptly returned our security deposit. If I ever get the chance to stay in the area again, I will definitely stay at the Cozy Cottage.

  • Submitted: Jun 27, 2010
  • Stayed: Jun 2010
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway

Map

Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Harrisburg
Nearest Barpub
4 Miles
Arendtsville Inn
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Piney Apple Golf Course
Nearest Train
50 Miles
Harrisburg
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
Rt. 234
Nearest Restaurant
4 Miles
Arendtsville Inn
Nearest Ski
15 Miles
Ski Liberty
Nearest Beach
7 Miles
Fuller Lake

Outdoor lovers' paradise. Do you love to hike, bike, swim, ski, enjoy nature? This beautifully maintained cabin is close to lakes, wooded paths, and miles of hiking trails including the Appalachian trail. Explore one of our favorites--the waterfall hike to Lewis Rocks and see if you can discover the treasure that is said to be hidden among the rock formations. In the winter drive 20 min to Ski Liberty and enjoy skiing, snowboarding, or cross country. In warmer weather sit on the screened in porch and relax while listening to the birds and trees. Drive 20 min to Gettysburg and spend the day immersed in Civil War history. This cozy cabin has it all!

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Rates & Availability

Gettysburg House Rental Rates

Notes

  • From $135/nt
  • US Dollars
  • $300 security deposit for a week--refunded after we clean property
  • $135-$150 night
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Amenities

Gettysburg House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Mountain ...
  • Mountain View
  • Rural ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Television
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Yard
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • swimming
  • tennis

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