Find the best place to stay — Pocono Mountains

Where to stay around Pocono Mountains?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 2,434 vacation rentals near Pocono Mountains. From 1,468 houses to 262 chalets, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Pocono Mountains for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Pocono Mountains?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Pocono Mountains. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • New Jersey: 7,612 vacation rentals
  • New York: 16,551 vacation rentals
  • Catskill Mountains: 2,030 vacation rentals
  • Pocono Lake: 1,234 vacation rentals
  • Lake Harmony: 998 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Pocono Mountains! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Pocono Mountains?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Pocono Mountains:

  • Pocono Lake: 1,234 rentals
  • Lake Harmony: 998 rentals
  • Tannersville: 693 rentals
  • Pocono Pines: 1,295 rentals
  • Jim Thorpe: 225 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to Pocono Mountains?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in Pocono Mountains are:

  • Lehigh Valley International Airport (ABE): 63 vacation rentals
  • Stroudsburg-Pocono Airport (N53): 900 vacation rentals
  • Spring Hill Airport (70N): 922 vacation rentals

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Pocono Mountains?

HomeAway offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in Pocono Mountains. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Camelback Mountain: 1,632 rentals
  • Camelback Ski Area: 1,629 rentals
  • Mountain Creek: 163 rentals
  • Hickory Run State Park: 1,198 rentals
  • Jack Frost Big Boulder: 1,362 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Pocono Mountains listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

Enjoy a Rental House for Your Poconos Vacation

The Poconos include many small towns in the mountain region for a variety of fun vacation activities. You can stay in rental properties such as houses, chalets, or townhouses while you are visiting the area. Many offer great amenities to help you feel comfortable while on vacation. Such luxuries may include fireplaces, internet access, cable television, outdoor grills, and pools.

Outdoor Adventures Abound in the Poconos

Bushkill Falls is just one of the many areas that you can go to hike. There are several hiking trails you can take to get a view of nature. Of course, there is the falls to view and it is spectacular. In addition, there is miniature golf, mining for gems, paddleboats, fishing and more. There are picnic areas and playgrounds for children. It is a family-fun place. Additionally, you can visit the Delaware Water Gap Natural Recreation Area. You can view the Raymondskill Falls, the tallest waterfall in Pennsylvania and only four feet shorter than Niagara Falls. There are many adventures you can have outdoors in the Pocono Mountains.

A Water Park Offers a Splashing Good Time

The Poconos have several water parks that you can visit. The Great Wolf Lodge has an indoor water park for year round enjoyment. But, for outdoor summer fun, Camelback Mountain Water Park in Tannersville is the way to go. It offers adventurous water rides for those who dare, along with more tame rides and slides for the younger crowd. In addition, there are splash parks and wave pools to round out the fun.

Skiing in the Poconos is Winter Fun

Shawnee Mountain Ski Area has skiing and snow tubing. They have special programs for the children plus lessons for anyone who wants to learn to ski or to ski better. Ski rentals are available as well. Camelback Mountain Ski Resort is a bigger area than Shawnee. It was rated best in Pennsylvania for four years in a row. It has the largest snow tubing park in the US! Additionally, it is lit for night skiing. They have trails for the beginner as well as the more advanced skier and snowboarder.

Shopping is Great All Year Long

The Crossings Premium Outlets are the perfect place to shop for something new. Located in Tannersville, PA, right in the heart of the Poconos, this center offers over 100 stores and dining options. Many big brand names are located here for designer styles at outlet prices.

The Weather in the Poconos is Seasonal

Winters in the Poconos see average high temperatures in the 30s while summers have average high temperatures in the 80s. Spring and Fall temperatures can average anywhere between 50F to 75F. The Poconos area sees snow over the winter months and some rain during the spring and fall months. Summer months are usually dry, except for an occasional afternoon thunderstorm. There is no one best time of year to visit the Poconos. Depending on whether you want to ski or hike or engage in water activities, the Poconos have exciting adventures for you all year around.

The Best Ways to Get to the Poconos

You can travel to the Poconos in your own car. It is easy to access via several highways. You could also rent a car to get to the Poconos if you do not wish to drive your own. Additionally, there is an airport, the Pocono Mountains Municipal Airport. It is conveniently located and you can get a taxi to your destination from there. In addition, there are many bus trips that go to the Pocono Mountain area. A bus is a great way to get to the Poconos because you don’t have to worry about driving.