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Relax this Spring In Our Picturesque Lancaster County Cabin

Bedrooms 1
Space 964 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights


About the property

1 bedroom and sleeping loft, sleeps 4

This idyllic Cabin nestled in a wooded area on the banks of a picturesque creek, features a king size bedroom, slate bathroom, large great room with a cathedral ceiling, comfortable fully equipped Kitchen and two screened in porches. Relax and enjoy nature. The Wrightsville cabin is centrally located only 20 minutes from Lancaster’s Amish Country, 20 minutes from York, and 45 minutes from Hershey. We are ¼ mile from the Long Level Boating area on the Susquehanna River. The Cabin is perfect for family retreats or a well deserved getaway with good friends or for the independent traveler. Dogs and Children welcome

Property Manager
Wanda or Tom Berman
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 23, 2017

About Wanda or Tom Berman

Combine a love for the Victorian Era and antiques with an unwavering tradition of gracious hospitality and you will find the perfect description for Tom and Wanda Berman and the product of their endeavors

Wanda or Tom Berman purchased this cabin in 1985

Why Wanda or Tom Berman chose Pennsylvania

This quaint boating community is one of the few navigable areas along the Susquehanna River. We purchased this secluded cabin because of its central location; only 35 minutes from Hershey, 20 minutes from Lancaster & York and less then an hour from Baltimore, with all the conveniences of shopping, dining and entertainment.

Guestbook comments from the manager

We came for a get-a-way from Phila!! It’s our 25th anniversary! Love the peace and tranquility. Nothing quite like getting back to the basics in life!! We rested and enjoyed the quiet in our life- did not go anywhere just vegetated. We brought our miniature dachshund along for the celebration- he enjoyed running around with no leash- no cars- no other dogs! Hope we can make it back again.
Jun 2013
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East Prospect Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 964 sq. ft.
  • 2 stories
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • River
  • Rural
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Fireplace ...
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking Off Street
  • Toilet Paper
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Loft - 2 sleep sofa /futon , Full Size Sleeper Sofas
  • In the upstairs Loft there are two full size sleep sofa.
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • coin laundry
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Smoking is only permitted out doors. Linens and towels are not provided. Please call for details.


Excellent! 4.4/5 -
(17 traveler reviews)

Relax this Spring In Our Picturesque Lancaster County Cabin
average rating of 4.4117646 based on 30 reviews

Wrightsville Cabin

  • 4 of 5

This review is quite overdue, but we had a very nice stay there in September with the kids and the dog. Beautiful, convenient location, quiet and the kids enjoyed the creek on the property very much. Most essentials were provided. The only slight inconvenience was having to bring your own linens.

  • Submitted: Nov 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your kind words. We LOVE our returning guests. We are so glad your family enjoyed the cabin especially playing in the creek. We hope you had a great time exploring PA Dutch Country. We are so sorry for the inconvenience of bringing sheets and towels, but unfortunately with the limited storage space for linens and the on-site septic system we do ask local guest to bring their linens. We can make special arrangements to have linens delivered to the cabin in the future. We look forward to hosting your family again, perhaps this winter!
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Cozy Home Away from Home!

  • 4 of 5

Relaxing and comfortable atmosphere. Great for those that love the outdoors and perfect if traveling with dogs.

  • Submitted: Oct 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Dunellen, NJ, USA

A little piece of heaven on earth

  • 5 of 5

This vacation was just what the doctor ordered, and the cabin was the perfect prescription for relaxation. We, and our three dogs, loved it! The cabin is fully equipped, nicely maintained, and has a variety of areas both inside and out to sit and enjoy a good book and a hot cup of coffee. The yard behind the house provided plenty of space for our dogs to romp around, and the sound of the stream out front is wonderfully soothing. Best of all are the two screened-in porches, so you can enjoy nature without dealing with the bugs!

One fantastic find was "Jeff's Got Crabs" in York, a hole-in-the-wall restaurant that serves five-star seafood, crabs, & BBQ. Another highlight was the Mason Dixon Trail that goes from directly across the road from the cabin into Native Lands County Park and the Native Lands Heritage Trail - a beautiful one-mile walk through woods and meadows.

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience. Your words of kindness and praise for our cabin are very appreciated and it is nice to know that others enjoy the peace and serenity as much as we do. Please come to visit again soon.
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Beautiful Cozy Cabin Beyond Our Expectations

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our stay at the property immensely. The cabin is clean, well kept and beautifully decorated. We stayed in the cabin during Thanksgiving week. We arrived to a beautiful fall scene and were treated to a gorgeous snowfall. The cabin provided us with an idyllic setting from which to snuggle by the fire and enjoy the peaceful snowfall and look out at the picture-worthy view. The many windows (including a lovely skylight in the bedroom) provide a ton of light making the cabin feel open and inviting and bring the incredible outdoor view in.

We travelled with 3 adults and a baby and had plenty of room for everyone. The property was wonderful for our situation as the baby was not moving around much during our stay, however we found it would be best suited for older children or adults as the steps up to the loft, bedroom and bathroom are steep and the living room fire place is open.

The area has many great attractions. It is just a short walk down the road from the cabin to the Susquehanna River and the Historic Center. We also enjoyed visiting Flinchbaugh's Orchard and taking in the views from Samuel Lewis State Park (we visited both multiple times).

We were very impressed by how easy the owner and property manager were to get a hold of whenever we needed to reach them (both before and during our stay). They were kind and very helpful.

We look forward to returning to this cabin for a visit soon and would very highly recommend a stay in this property.

  • Submitted: Dec 7, 2014
  • Stayed: Nov 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for spending your Thanksgiving holiday with your family at our Wrightsville Cabin! The foliage in Wrightsville this time of year, coupled with the first snow of the year must have been breathtaking! We are so glad that you enjoyed the warm, open lighting of the cabin and our management team! Thank you for recommending your favorite attractions there for our future guests!
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  • 5 of 5

Beyond our expectations! Everything was exactly as shown in the pictures on the website. We absolutely loved this place. The quality of the furnishings, the tasteful and thoughtful decorating and attention to detail really impressed us. The cabin was clean and comfortable and they even provided some toiletries...very thoughtful. The bed was VERY comfortable and we were treated to a show of sparkling fireflies outside the bedroom door each night. Every aspect of our vacation was seamless, from booking to follow-through with the refund of our security deposit. We highly, highly recommend this cabin.

  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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New Jersey

Not Good...

  • 2 of 5

First off let me state what was good about this cabin. The inside of the Cabin has been maintained very well. The furniture, the antique items, etc. The loft in the cabin is awesome, as well as the decor of the place. Now the bad. Since I am the first person reviewing this property for 2013, my findings will hold more weight than a review from a year or 2 or 3 ago that are on this website. The outside of the Cabin is NOT maintained, PERIOD!! Me and my girlfriend pulled up, you have to enter the cabin through the porch. The porch has a screen. That screen is draped with spider webs, debris, and dead insects. Not on it, on it and in it. Meaning, it has been there for a significant amount of time. The fire pit does NOT look like the pictures. I'm sure it did at some point. But now, the bricks are deteriorated, and the landscape has not been maintained. The hammock they show you in the picture is no longer there. In the bedroom there are doors that open up to an outside patio. This patio is completely dirty and not maintain. Over ran by spiders and anything else that wish to setup a colony there. We did not go out there nor clean it as some other guest has done. That is not our job. They charge a cleaning fee. They should clean that. You CANNOT use the washer to clean your clothes. It's there, but you’re not allowed to use it. The gas barbecue grill was DIRTY! They do not clean it and prepare it for new guess. I had to clean the grill top and grill grates myself, as I am not going to cook on a dirty grill. Also, some burners on the grill do not work! Grill needs to be replaced. The most despicable part, there is a HUGE "stink bug" infestation at the Cabin. My girlfriend and I killed more bugs in two days then terminix. Stink bugs specifically. The cabin is full of them. Don't know how or where they're getting in at, but it's pretty darn awful. Could not walk around with your shoes off, because you might step on one somewhere. Here's the Kicker: I paid for 6/17 through 6/19, departing on 6/20. The evening of 6/18 I got sick. And the morning of 6/19, I was considerably ill. So much my girlfriend took me to the ER and I was diagnosed with Acute Bronchitis, treated and released home with antibiotics, steroids, inhaler, etc. So we never stayed there 6/19. I called and tried to get a refund for that day. Was told they don't give refunds. I do not recommend this property. And I am left questioning the integrity of the owners.

  • Submitted: Jun 29, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We were sorry to learn that you had a disappointing experience during your stay at our cabin. Thank you for taking the time to share your concerns. We are sorry you became ill and were unable to stay through the period you contracted to rent the cabin. Unfortunately, we were unaware that you needed to leave the property one day early and were not notified of your leaving until several days AFTER your contracted departure date making it impossible for us to re-rent the cabin. This cabin is located in the woods. This natural setting, although beautiful, does include insects. We have outdoor lights on the porches to provide lighting for late arrivals. This lighting does attract insects including spiders. Since a spider takes only 30 minutes to spin a web, we can knock down spider webs in the morning and by that evening there are more. The same is true for stink bugs during certain times of the year. We regularly have the cabin treated for insects but in this natural environment we cannot eliminate ALL insects. The fire pit is only a year old, and still looks the same as when we built it the only difference is the bricks are now charred from use as one would expect to find in any fire pit. Please refer to current pictures of the fire pit and the updated landscaping, brick steps and pathway which were added last month. We do apologize that the housekeeping staff overlooked the cleaning of the grill. The grill is less than one year old and we were unaware of any issues with the burner. We installed the grill last year when we upgraded the porch area by adding the new slate wall, the granite countertops and stainless steel cabinets. The hammock is still at the cabin and is still usable. We’re sorry you didn’t notice it inside by the front door. We keep the hammock indoors safe from inclement weather, spiders and pollen.. As stated in our advertising, laundry facilities are not available at the cabin due to our on-site septic system. The washing machine is for emergency use or weekly rentals only. Guests staying for only a few nights do not usually require use of the washing machine. We take all guest comments seriously and appreciate the opportunity to respond. We realize that unfortunately emergencies do occur and we try very hard to accommodate our guest’s needs, but we cannot correct items we are unaware of or refund money after the fact.
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Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Cool Creek Golf
Nearest Train
20 Miles
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
Route 30
Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

East Prospect Cabin Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Winter Rates
Jan 2 2017 - May 24 2017
2 night minimum stay
Memorial Day
May 25 2017 - May 29 2017
3 night minimum stay
Summer Rates
May 30 2017 - Jun 29 2017
3 night minimum stay
July 4th Holiday
Jun 30 2017 - Jul 5 2017
3 night minimum stay
Jul 6 2017 - Aug 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
Labor Day
Aug 31 2017 - Sep 4 2017
3 night minimum stay
Fall Rates
Sep 5 2017 - Oct 4 2017
2 night minimum stay
Columbus Day
Oct 5 2017 - Oct 9 2017
3 night minimum stay
Fall Rates
Oct 10 2017 - Nov 21 2017
3 night minimum stay
Nov 22 2017 - Nov 26 2017
4 night minimum stay
Nov 27 2017 - Dec 23 2017
2 night minimum stay
Holiday Rates
Dec 24 2017 - Jan 1 2018
4 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $250
Pet Fee $50 + Tax
Cleaning Fee $75 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.0%

Cancellation within 14 days (30 days for holiday and special events) will be charged the entire amount of the reservation if we are unable to re-rent the accommodation. No shows and premature check-outs will also be charged the entire amount of the reservation.
We strongly recommend travel insurance. Travel insurance is readily available and covers family emergencies, bad weather & health issues.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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