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Modern Style Home in a Quiet Lakefront Setting

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,600 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedrooms, 2 Full Bathrooms, sleeps 8

This home features modern living at its best for an affordable vacation. Amenities include a 42' HDTV screen, a digital surround sound home theater system, 3 Sealy Posturepedic mattresses. Other features include a private beach and dock, & a BBQ gas grill.

All these amenities can be enjoyed while experiencing life in the woods. This home is located right on a beautiful 128 acre lake and nestled in a private wooded community. The community includes a swimming pool(seasonal), tennis courts and 24 hr security.

Modern Lakefront Living in a Quiet Rural Setting: Enjoy the amenities of modern living with the old cabin feel of the wilderness. This three story, 3 bedroom, 2 bath home is renovated with spectacular lakefront views.

This home features a 42 inch HD Flat Screen TV(wall mounted), a digital surround sound system, plush sofa’s, leather chairs and the absolute comfort of 3 Sealy Posturepedic mattresses.

The living room overlooks a beautiful 128-acre lake where swimming, fishing & boating are a frequent activity. Sit back, relax and enjoy watching your favorite movie or shows on your very own Flat Screen High Definition TV equipped with digital surround sound speakers for high quality sound. Full premium cable TV provided. Keep the feel of a cabin and warm up with a natural wood-burning fireplace.

The kitchen and dining area are completely remodeled with modern style furniture and stainless steel appliances. The home features complimentary wireless Internet access as well a telephone with free local & nationwide calling.

There are three bedrooms located in the house. All bedrooms feature Sealy Posturepedic mattresses for ultimate comfort. All bedrooms are fully carpeted with large closeted space for extra storage. There is also a full-sized futon located in the home for additional sleeping space.

The backyard opens to a private deck that overlooks the beautiful 128- acre lake. The backyard contains a gas grill, a fire pit for those late evening bon-fires & a private beach & dock. The newly remodeled deck also features cushioned dining chairs & a 6 person pub style table overlooking the lake. There is a 4 passenger rowboat for your group to take out on the lake and enjoy the magnificent scenery.

Every detail has been worked out so that you may experience a modern style atmosphere while retaining the feel of the country. All the amenities this home offers will lead to a vacation of comfort, relaxation and great memories!

More Details

Owner
Mark Hanoka
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
July 20, 2017

About Mark Hanoka

I graduated in 2000 from Cornell University with a major in Business Administration & Marketing. I currently work as a hotelier at a 5 Star resort in the hospitality industry. I understand the importance of providing exceptional and courteous service for my guests. I will give you the attention and care throughout the entire rental process and will ensure your stay is as comfortable and seemless as possible.

Mark Hanoka purchased this house in 2007

Why Mark Hanoka chose Poconos

This lakefront home is located in a safe area in a private community. The community is centrally located in the Pocono mountains and in close proximity to major attractions. Resort mountains include Camelback mountain(20 min), Jack Frost mtn/Big Boulder(35 min) & Shawnee mtn(40 min). Other attractions include the Mount Airy Resort & Casino(10 min), the Crossings clothing outlet center(15min), Pocono Raceway(25 min) and the new Kalahari Indoor water park. There are plenty of restaurants in the area as well as grocery stores for shopping(ShopRite & 24 hour Walmart).

My home is very well appointed and includes almost everything that you would need for a relaxing and enjoyable vacation. The kitchen is full stocked, cable TV provided, & free WiFi included. The backyard to the home leads to a beautiful private lake. I have a private beach area where you can relax & get sun during the day and set a bonfire & relax under the stars in the evening. The lake includes swimming, boating(non-motorized) and fishing.

Amenities

Tobyhanna House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Lake
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Free Local Calls
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double
  • All Beds are feature plush Sealy Posturepedic mattresses for ultimate comfort. There is an additional full sized futon in the home. Master bedroom= Queen size Bedroom#1= Full size Bedroom#2= Full size Futon= Full size
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • DVR
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Boat ...
  • Boat with Paddles
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Gated Community
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Tennis ...
  • Tennis Court
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
  • Yard
  • 8 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Outdoor Pool
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(39 traveler reviews)

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Modern Style Home in a Quiet Lakefront Setting
average rating of 4.5897436 based on 39 reviews
Gettysburg, PA
5

Great Spot to Relax with Friends

  • 5 of 5

My friends and I stayed here to celebrate the end of our college careers and could not have had a better time!!! We used the outdoor space a lot - meals on the deck and evenings by the fire pit. We spent a lot of time in the lake and took the boat out a couple times as well.

The kitchen was reasonably stocked with cookwares as we prepared all our own meals (fajitas, risotto, pancakes, etc) and even used the gas grill. The coffee pot a bit on the fritz - leaked everywhere no matter what we did - but we still got our morning coffee!

I will say that the pictures make it look a bit more spacious than it really is but there was plenty of space for 6 of us to eat, sleep, shower, and relax. We are all introverts and there was no lack of available space to relax alone.

I was relieved that the grocery store, ShopRite, was only 12 minutes away and Walmart is about 20/25 minutes away. I have been to places that are great houses but basic goods require a drive - not a problem here! We took advantage of a mini golf place near by and also went to Tobyanna State Park for part the day to enjoy the sun, grass for bocce, and picnic tables. We would have swam, but the beach was closed at the time.

We loved all the nature!! There were deer everywhere, geese and their goslings, ducks and a loon. The deer are not afraid of people at all. They get rather close (w/in 20ft) and hang out while we grilled or relaxed by the fire.

Mark was great to work with. Any questions were dealt with in good time and he is very organized regarding instructions and his expectations of renters. I also appreciated that he rented to young people and trusted us. It was hard to find a reasonably priced place that disregarded our ages.

WOULD RENT AGAIN!!

  • Submitted: May 26, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great relaxing stay...

  • 5 of 5

Great relaxing stay the house was nice and cozy not so big just perfect for a family of 5 everything you need is there. The owner was great easy to talk to and there when you need anything looking forward to staying again thanks.

  • Submitted: Apr 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
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5

Love it!! We enjoy every second, the views are amazing!! We'll come back for sure!!

  • 5 of 5

The property has everything that you need! Mark was always nice and friendly. The lake view is amazing!!

  • Submitted: Feb 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
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Cozy, Quaint & Great Value

  • 4 of 5

We stayed here for MLK weekend (which by the way was still an affordable property for the Holiday weekend) and it got the job done. It wasn't the largest house we've ever stayed in, or the most modern, but it was clean enough and cozy for 8 people to stay in. The split level worked well so that everyone could still feel involved whether or not they were in the kitchen/dining area or the living room. The backyard and patio were gorgeous but too bad it was too cold for us to enjoy - though we did use the firepit regardless! Great perk.

It's in a good location, close to multiple ski lifts and close to NY. The rooms are minimal and I would bring your own linens and pillows. One of the bathrooms toilets just needed a little love with the suction cup but not a deal breaker. Pots & pans could also use a little love, so prepare to bring your own as I'm sure they've just gotten dirty over other people's use :-) Enough space in the driveway for multiple cars and cute red house!

  • Submitted: Jan 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
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5

New Year celebration

  • 5 of 5

Stayed over the house for New Year. We had a gteat time. The house it self so warm and cozy with a great kitchen , so you can cook food. The is a big window with a view right on a lake. We loved backyard with a plenty of space for any activities you like. Owner gave us such a great and easy walk thru the direction to get to the house and the rules about our staying in. It was such a pleasure to deal with Owner. Defiantly wood go back. Great location if you want to spend quality time snowboarding, skiing.

  • Submitted: Jan 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
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5

Beautiful & Relaxing!

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I were looking for a house to stay for a short vacation. We're from Philadelphia and were looking for a change of pace from the city. We wanted quiet and relaxing especially, since my parents were visiting from Florida. We stayed at the house 3 days and it did not disappoint. The house is close to the supermarket and restaurants. The house is spacious and cozy even with four adults and two dogs. We used the fireplace and enjoyed the warmth the fire brought every night. The best part of the house is the outdoor space especially the views of the lake from the deck and fire pit area. We all had an amazing time. Mark was very accessible and responded quickly to any questions I had. We will be staying here again on our next trip to the Poconos.

  • Submitted: Oct 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
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Camelback Mountain Resort
"Great for skiing, snowboarding, sledding, snow tubing"
Bushkill Falls
"Beautiful hiking trails along waterfalls- just 40 min from my home"
Camelbeach Mountain Waterpark
"Great outdoor water park for the family & kids"
Pocono Whitewater Adventures
The Crossings Premium Outlets
"Great deals on shopping- Stores include Coach, Bose, Calvin Klein, DKNY, Ralph Lauren, Nike,..."
Mount Airy Lodge
"Just 15 min away- Great restaurants & bars, slot machines & table games, nightclub"
Walmart Supercenter
"24 hour shopping for groceries or anything you might need- Just 10 min away"
PNC Field
"Triple AAA Yankees Team- Rail Riders- only 35 min away"
Pocono Raceway
"If you into Nascar racing- just 30 min away"
Bailey's Rib & Steakhouse
"Good cheap eats- Steak, Ribs, seafood, salad bar- just 10 min away"
Desaki Restaurant
"Good sushi & hibatchi steakhouse- Good for family or friends- Chefs cook directly in front o..."
Pocono Adventures Riding Stable
"Horseback riding"
Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Wilkes/Barre Scranton airport
Nearest Barpub
4 Miles
Pocono Brewing Company
Nearest Golf
7 Miles
Mount Pocono Golf Resort
Nearest Ski
10 Miles
Camelback mountain
Car: necessary

Local Area Attractions & Activities:

- Pocono Mountain Resort(Camelback, Boulder Creek & Jack Frost) which includes skiing, snowboarding, tubing, paint-balling, hiking, mountain biking and horseback riding.

- Camelback Mountain-Ski resort in the winter-with the most slopes in PA, & a water park in the summer

- THE MOUNT AIRY LODGE CASINO & RESORT- Just 10 min away

- The Crossings Clothing Outlet Shopping Center

- The Delaware Water Gap which features white water rafting, canoeing & fishing

- Great Wolf Water Park-

- Poconos NASCAR Raceway

- Scranton/Wilkes Barre Yankees-NY Yankees Triple A Farm team. Stadium located only 10 miles away

- The new Kalahari Indoor water park

- Tobyhanna State Park

- Golfing

- Over 100 area restaurants

- Retail Superstores in close proximity(i.e. Walmart, Shop-Rite)

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Rates & Availability

Tobyhanna House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
8/28-9/1 2017
Aug 28 2017 - Sep 1 2017
4 night minimum stay
$225
 
 
Labor Day 2017
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 3 2017
3 night minimum stay
$995
Flat fee
 
 
Fall Season 1
Sep 4 2017 - Nov 2 2017
2 night minimum stay
$150
From
$275
Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,095
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
Fall Season 2
Nov 3 2017 - Dec 21 2017
2 night minimum stay
$125
From
$250
Fri,Sat,Sun
$895
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
Winter Season
Jan 2 2018 - Mar 29 2018
2 night minimum stay
$135
From
$275
Fri,Sat,Sun
$995
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
MLK weekend
Jan 12 2018 - Jan 14 2018
3 night minimum stay
$795
Flat fee
 
 
Presidents weekedn
Feb 16 2018 - Feb 18 2018
3 night minimum stay
$795
Flat fee
 
 
Easter weekend
Mar 30 2018 - Apr 2 2018
4 night minimum stay
$795
Flat fee
 
 
Spring Season 1
Mar 30 2018 - May 3 2018
2 night minimum stay
$125
From
$250
Fri,Sat,Sun
$895
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
Spring Season 2
May 4 2018 - May 24 2018
2 night minimum stay
$150
From
$298
Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,095
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
Memorial day weekend
May 25 2018 - May 27 2018
3 night minimum stay
$995
Flat fee
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$125
From
$298
Fri,Sat
$1,695
$3,995
 

Additional information about rental rates

CC Service Fee $25
Cleaning $125
Pet Fee $25
Refundable damage deposit $200

HOLIDAYS are rented at a higher rate

Additional fees may apply to the above rental rates(i.e pet fee)

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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