SPECTACULAR WATERFRONT CRAFTSMAN-STYLE COTTAGE; CLOSE TO SEVEN SPRINGS

Dave Bachman

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Sleeps7
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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SPECTACULAR WATERFRONT CRAFTSMAN-STYLE COTTAGE; CLOSE TO SEVEN SPRINGS

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2 Bedroom, 1 Bath; Sleeps up to 7

Beautiful Waterfront Craftsman-Style Cottage, just minutes from Seven Springs and Hidden Valley Resorts. Private setting among native laurel and hemlocks, just a few feet away from Trout Stream, with creekside patio and firepit, bridges, and hiking trails.

Carefully restored cottage circa 1927 is filled with charm, as well as latest conveniences including high speed WiFi Internet and Flat Screen TV with Netflix and BlueRay Player.

Great room with 17 windows overlooks stream below; Sounds of waterfalls are heard throughout!

Full kitchen with all new stainless steel appliances and modern front load laundry. Hardwood dining set with extended seating for 6. Stone fireplace, and woodstove. 2 bedrooms with sleeping for 5, with 2 additional sofabeds, and sofa.

Property Details: Private 5 acre wooded setting backs to hundreds of acres of undeveloped resort property . Over 250' frontage on Class 1 trout steam, with 2 bridges, hiking trails, mountain spring, creekside picnic area with park style grill, and creekside vollyball court! Stone patio and Adirondack Chairs. Extensive landscape plantings among native hemlock and laurels.Trail from property leads to adjoining Historic State Park with lake, hiking trails, and picnic area

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Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair accessible
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • children welcome
Guestbook comments from the owner
We found the cottage to be right out of a storybook! The sound of the babbling brook outside our window was so soothing that we never closed the windows. While other properties we looked at we're larger, they all paled in comparison to the charm and attention to detail. The kitchen was extremely well equipped, and the high end adjustable Sleep Number mattress was o so comfortable and not something found find in most rentals. While having vintage charm, the cottage was thoroughly up to date where and the craftsmanship is wonderful. We enjoyed every minute of it, from the creek side patio and outdoor firepit, to eating breakfast in the great room with all the windows open and hearing the stream and birds, to the private hiking trails The area offers so many things to do - we thoroughly enjoyed a tour of Fallingwater and great dining options, too (The Out of the Fire Cafe is now our favorite restaurant). In short, the cottage was everything it promised to be and we can't wait to come back!
Sep 2013
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Dave Bachman

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My day job is an enginner for a major IT company, while my hobby is historic home renovation. I am married and we live in the Washington DC area with our 2 children.

I grew up in Pennsylvania, and I love the Laurel Highlands.

Dave Bachman purchased this cabin in 2006

The atmosphere and setting of this property is breathtaking. It is very close to the resorts and other attractions in the Laurel Highlands, but is an attraction onto itself.

-Beautiful setting among the stream and woodlands.

- Trail leads directly into state park; makes for great hike or morning jog

- 1 mile/5 min to ski resort. Easy for skiers and nonskiers

-Walk to resturaunt with good food and great prices

- The atomsphere at sunset during the summer on the stone patio and firepit with a nice glass of wine with friends is priceless.

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights
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Reviews

Reviews

4.4
based on 5 traveler reviews

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Spectacular Waterfront Craftsman-Style Cottage; Close to Seven Springs
average rating of 4.4 based on 5 reviews
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Spectacular Waterfront Craftsman-Style Cottage; Close to Seven Springs
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p914989
+1 3018543994
Seven Springs Pittsburgh area
pittsburgh pa
5

Beautiful Cabin!!

  • 5 of 5
If you are looking for a charming cabin this is the place! There were 5 of us staying in the cabin which had plenty of room and still had a cozy feeling. We loved the fire pit and the grounds surrounding. This cabin is well stocked for your needs. The great room in the back has a rustic charm which is very relaxing. Definitely feel like you are back in time but with modern updates. Don't hesitate to book!
  • Submitted: Oct 11, 2013
  • Stayed: Oct 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your wonderful review!
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Spectacular Waterfront Craftsman-Style Cottage; Close to Seven Springs
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p914989
+1 3018543994
Seven Springs Pittsburgh area
4

A very nice, well kept cottage in a terrific area.

  • 4 of 5
The cottage was very nice, clean and had everything you needed. The rear of the property is truly beautiful with the stream and 2 wooden bridges. The front of the cottage is very close to rt 31 but the only issue there was hearing the occassional big truck going by. The area was great with good state parks close by, especially Laurel Hill park about 5 minutes away. TV with basic cable is provided but you only get 5 channels of which one is a shopping channel and one a cartoon channel, so bring lots of DVD's for evening TV watching. The one recommendation i would make to the owner would be to upgrade the lighting, in that the cottage has lots of dark wood and even in the daytime the cottage wasn't bright. There is a restaurant right next door but I wouldn't recommend it for dinner. I would recommend this property to others.
  • Submitted: Oct 3, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your comments and suggestions. Would agree regarding the need for additional lighting in some areas, and have had this on our to-do list.
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Spectacular Waterfront Craftsman-Style Cottage; Close to Seven Springs
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p914989
+1 3018543994
Seven Springs Pittsburgh area
4

Lovely, wonderful cabin

  • 4 of 5
Sylvania Cottage was a wonderful weekend getaway for my wife & I. We enjoyed sitting in the great room with the sound of Kooser Run outside adding to relaxation. The cottage was very cozy, comfortable & very well equiped for our stay. We will definitely stay here again, possibly this coming summer.
  • Submitted: Mar 17, 2013
  • Stayed: Mar 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks much! You are welcome back anytime!
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Spectacular Waterfront Craftsman-Style Cottage; Close to Seven Springs
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p914989
+1 3018543994
Seven Springs Pittsburgh area
4

Wonderful stay!

  • 4 of 5
It was a great cozy place to stay with a good bit of space but enough charm to give you a bungalow feel.
We would definitely stay again.
  • Submitted: Oct 2, 2012
  • Stayed: Sep 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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Spectacular Waterfront Craftsman-Style Cottage; Close to Seven Springs
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p914989
+1 3018543994
Seven Springs Pittsburgh area
5

Cozy

  • 5 of 5
My wife and I had a great time here. Very clean and cozy. This place is great for a couples get away or if you want to bring the kids.
  • Submitted: Apr 30, 2012
  • Stayed: Apr 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your review!
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Map

Map

Nearest Airport
70 Miles
Pittsburgh
Nearest Ski
1 Miles
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Car: necessary

Located in the heart of the Laurel Highlands Region.

Between Hidden Valley and Seven Springs Ski resorts; Minutes to either one!

1 mile to ski lift and tubing park.

Short scenic drive to Frank lloyd Wrights Fallingwater and Kentuck Knob.

Short drive to White Water Rafting at Ohiopyle State Park.

Walk to State Park with Lake.

Walk to resturaunt with outdoor seating.

Golf: Located directly between Seven Springs and Hidden Valley resorts, with golf courses at each

Ski: 1 mile to ski lift!

Located directly between Seven Springs and Hidden Valley resorts. Minutes to either one!

1 mile to tubing park!

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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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Seven Springs Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer
May 15 2014 - Sep 2 2014
2 night minimum stay
$249
From
$289
Fri,Sat
$1,650
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest
 
Fall
Sep 3 2014 - Nov 2 2014
2 night minimum stay
$229
From
$289
Fri,Sat
$1,400
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest
 
Ski Season
Dec 17 2014 - Mar 15 2015
2 night minimum stay
$229
From
$289
Fri,Sat
$1,500
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$199
From
$249
Fri,Sat
$1,350
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 9.0%
Notes Weekday rates quoted are for non-holidays. Holiday weekdays are available at same rate as seasonal weekend rate, and include MLK Day, Presidents Day, Easter, Week of July 4th, Week of Memorial Day, and Thanksgiving and night before. Weeks of Christmas, New Years Mother Festival are subject to special rates; Please inquire.
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Amenities

Amenities

Seven Springs Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Family
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Gas Heating
  • Living Area
  • Broadband Access
  • Parking
  • Wireless Internet
  • Computer Available
  • Wood Stove
  • Iron & Board
  • PC
  • Parking Off Street
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Laundry Soap
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Basic Soaps
  • Toilet Paper
  • Local Maps
  • Linens Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Internet
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Blender
  • Pantry Items
  • Stove
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Refrigerator
  • Freezer
  • Oven
  • Microwave
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , 2 Sinks
  • Large bath with 2 sinks recently renovated. Modern Tankless Hot Water heater provides unlimited hot water even for large groups.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single
    Great Room - 2 sleep sofa /futon , 2 Sofa Beds
    Living Room - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Large Sofa
  • Bedroom 2 contains a bunkbed, with a double on the bottom and single on the top Sofabeds in great room work well for large groups.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Video Library
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • CD Player
  • Audio Tape Player
Outside:
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Outdoor Entertainment Area
  • Shed
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Wood Deck
  • Patio
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair accessible
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • children welcome
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • forests
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • coin laundry
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
  • zoo
  • pond
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • walking
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • bird watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • Babysitter
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting small game
  • ice skating
  • mountain climbing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • rafting
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • equestrian events
  • hunting
  • skiing
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • cycling
  • fishing
Notes:
Streamside Vollyball court

Learn more about this vacation rental at the owner's website:

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