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Beautiful New Pocono Chalet! Wait to see this one!

35 Reviews
Bedrooms 4
Half Baths1
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 2 nights


Half Baths
Minimum Stay
2 nights


Gouldsboro Chalet Rental Photos and Description

4 bedroon / 4 bath sleeps up to 11

Fabulous newly constructed raised chalet in the gated community of Arrowhead Lakes in the heart of the Pocono Mountains! This home features a full kitchen, a cathedral ceiling great room with lit beams and floor to ceiling mountain stone gas fireplace, and a large front deck equipped with a gas grill. Complete linen and towel service is our speciatly! Ceramic tile and Pergo flooring throughout. The Master bedroom has private bath and deck overlooking the wooded backyard. Kids love the 4th bedroom with the double bunk beds. Brand new plush top mattresses on all beds.

A front porch swing is the extra touch that invites you to the deck to enjoy your morning coffee overlooking the beautiful scenery or kick back in the evening by an outside fire. The Chalet is located on a wooded lot within a short distance to the pool and beach. You will love this home and won't want to leave!

Internet now available!

Welcome Center - N 41.15234 W 075

Year Round Fun!: There is so much to do here in the heart of the Poconos!

In the gated Arrowhead community there are 3 swimming pools from which to choose and 4 public beaches on the lakes. Fishing, boating, billiards, basketball and tennis courts are among the activities available. There are 52 miles of private roadways, 37 of which are gravel and perfect for peaceful bike riding, jogging, and walking. Various events periodically take place on the island such as carnivals, fireworks, bonfires with live music, flea markets, etc. Also it is just a few minutes walk to the PA State Game Lands. It is common to see Deer, Wild Turkey, and an occasional Black Bear. Bring a telescope to view the beautiful night sky uninterrupted by city lights.

Kids Activities in the Poconos: Skiing; Snow Boarding; Ice Skating; Camelbeach Waterpark; White Water Rafting; Miniature Golf; Paint Ball; Horse Back Riding; Go Carts; Museums; Batting cages; Golf Driving Range; Wild Animal Park; Snake and Animal Farm; Butterfly Sanctuary; Steamtown Trains; Eckley Miners Village tour; Lacawanna Coal Mine tour; SWB Yankees Minor League Baseball; Wachovia Center (Concerts; Shows; Arena Football; etc.); Kirby Center of Performing Arts; PA State Parks, Hiking; Biking. Two Amusement parks a little further away are Knoebels Grove (Elysburg) and Dorney Park (Allentown).

Adult Activities in the Poconos: Skiing; Snow Mobiling; Ice Skating; Golf; White Water Rafting; Bushkill Falls; Pocono 500 Raceway; Mohegan Sun Casino; Winery/Brewery Tours; Woodlands Dance Club; Paint Ball; Sherman's Theatre; Fine Dining; Horseback riding; Blues Festival (June); Museums (Delaware Indian; Houdini; Old Jail, Stroud Mansion, etc.); Shopping (Crossings Outlets; Wyoming Valley Mall; Stroud Mall, Pocono Bazaar, Village Crafters, Antiques, Pocono Candle, Pottery, etc.).

More Details
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm

Jean and Dan
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
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Calendar last updated:
October 6, 2016

Guestbook comments from the owner

It has been very hectic since returning from our weekend retreat. I wish we were still there. We had a great time. The house was gorgeous and we only wish we could have stayed longer. Time went way too fast!! Thank you so much for the wonderful basket of goodies! What a nice surprise!

We will probably be in touch to see about availability sometime in the late spring or summer. I would love to see how different everything looks when there are leaves on the trees.
Feb 2010
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based on 35 traveler reviews

Beautiful New Pocono Chalet! Wait to see this one!
average rating of 4.857143 based on 37 reviews
ridgefield park, nj

best pocono vacation !

  • 5 of 5

When our first granddaughter was born in 2001, we decided to start an annual tradition of spending 2 weeks doing fun things together and just bonding with family. So, this is our 8th year renting a house in the Poconos, and we have never stayed at such a lovely home, with such accommodating hosts. It was really more like being in a bed and breakfast. It’s not just a

house; it’s a real home, in fact, more like staying in a friend’s home. The house is decorated and maintained beautifully, and everything they advertise about it is true (and even modest). We had the best time we’ve ever had, and our extended family members who came with us were impressed that we finally found the perfect vacation home (they’ve stayed with us at the other houses we’ve rented). We cannot thank Jean and Dan enough for sharing their getaway with us, and are already making plans to return next year. Honestly, I cannot say enough about it, I would highly recommend this house to anyone, and in fact, have already told several friends about it.

As far as things to do, because our 'kids' are small, they are very happy at the pool and beach (and arrowhead lake pools and beaches were great); and also going out for ice cream and 'jumping' at the arcade/mini-golf/ice cream/etc entertainment place not to far away on Route 940. A bit further, but worth the trip, is the lovely town of Jim Thorpe, with sightseeing, train rides, shopping, restaurants ... very quaint for a day out.

  • Submitted: Jul 28, 2008
  • Stayed: Jul 2008
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for your kind comments - you were also the perfect guests! Jean and Dan
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Beautiful home!!

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful place to relax and vacation. Many things to do in the area. We thoroughly enjoyed the house and all it had to offer. The hot tub was pristine and perfect temperature. The house itself has a very open feel to it, which is great for everyone to be together. Plenty of bathrooms for all. Our favorite was the deck swing and the firepit. We made a point to spend most of our time whether morning or night on the deck. A must rent!!

  • Submitted: Sep 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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would like to rent

  • 4 of 5

I am trying to get in touch with the owners to rent this home, Does anyone have a contact number or email for them.


  • Submitted: Mar 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Feb 19-21

  • 5 of 5

We can say we were extremely pleased with our stay at the Wiest Chalet. We arrived to a spotless well maintained home, that had more than everything you need to enjoy the stay. Jean kept in touch the whole time leading up to our trip. Ran everything by us to make sure we had a clear understanding of everything before we got there. The pictures don't do the house justice, once you get there the house is 5 times better than what you see in pictures. Every room was a comfortable setting, the pool table kept us all entertained, the deck with the grill and fire pit had everyone wanting to stay in and not go out. There are a few trails to go hiking in, everything is fairly close to the house without taking up your whole day to get out. It was truly a great all around experience wish I could put everything into words. Our group of 8 enjoyed the stay and we are already planning another trip back which will be at this amazing home.

  • Submitted: Feb 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect Weekend Getaway

  • 5 of 5

This chalet was absolutely perfect for our weekend ski getaway! There was plenty of room for the 8 of us to be comfortable, my only suggestion would be to have more seating in living room. The house comes equipped with everything you may need to cook a large meal (pots/pans/spices/utensils/dishes). Jean & Dan were very responsive, we had an issue and Jean responded very quickly to solve our problem. It was a cold weekend so the hot tub was a plus! We will definitely be looking to rent this home again next winter!

  • Submitted: Feb 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Positively Superb Arrowhead Lake Chalet Vacation!

  • 5 of 5

From the moment we arrived we were thrilled with our decision to choose THIS home for our Arrowhead Lake Labor Day weekend get-away! I didn't know it was possible to walk into a vacation house and instantly feel comfortably AT HOME, but this house did it for certain! Every single room, inside and out was perfect. Our children enjoyed the billiards table on the first floor (and we enjoyed watching them self-occupied by it for hours of fun). Our children also enjoyed having the top floor of the chalet to themselves. Our bed in the master suite was super comfortable, the cool-cool mountain breeze through the balcony door was delicious, and the SUPER quiet mountain morning, UH! positively delightful. The open family spaces (kitchen, dining, living room, deck, recreation room on the first level, and cool, quiet backyard) were excellent. Honestly, we weren't at the house for an hour before our children started asking if visiting this chalet would become a regular family trip for us. Over the weekend the question evolved into, "Can we buy this house? Can we live here all the time?" Yes, it was that great. We enjoyed the hot tub, the fire pit, the deck, and the billiards. We spent a majority of two days outdoors and kayaking all over Arrowhead Lake. We brought our own children's kayaks with us and used the two adult kayaks available at the property. We enjoyed a swim at The Island pool on the last day, and playing at the playgrounds. We also enjoyed visiting friends who lived nearby on Wyoming Road. Due to some unfortunate circumstances, our entire family, who planned to be with us had to miss the vacation. We had no regrets going ahead with our plans and enjoying the weekend, nonetheless. We DO plan to come again AND bring the whole family with us next time. The hardest part is not loading up the car THIS weekend and coming right back! We savor the thought of the seasonal enjoyment your property offers! There is plenty to do at Arrowhead Lake AND plenty to enjoy by simply relaxing and taking in the delightful Pocono environment. Whether guests come to PLAY HARD or RELAX DEEPLY, this home is the perfect place. I know our children wouldn't want it any other way! It was SO wonderful and such a delightful experience, I know that WE cannot wait to return. Thank you for making your exceptional home available to us!

  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Nearest Motorway
15 Miles
Nearest Beach
0.9 Miles
Car: recommended

Located in the heart of the Pocono Mountains in North East Pennsylvania.

GPS N 41.17173 W 075.55432

Other Activities: Year round fun!

Golf: There are many public golf courses available: Alfortene; Buck Hill; Canadensis; Country Club of the Poconos; Indian Mountain; Mount Airy; Mountain Laurel; Mount Pocono; Paradise; Pocono Manor; Split Rock; Thornhurst; Hideaway Hills; Wilkes Barre Golf Club.

Ski: Jack Frost and Big Boulder are less than 15 minutes away. Camelback is 30 minutes. Other Pocono Ski resorts are also available and a little further away.


Rates & Availability

Gouldsboro Chalet Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Sep 6 2016 - Nov 30 2016
2 night minimum stay
Dec 1 2016 - Mar 1 2017
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $150

Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice. Christmas and New Years special rates.
Cleaning fee, car registration, and activity badges not included in pricing.Amenity Badges: Memorial Day to Labor Day for all guest over 7 years of age: Either $30 per person per week or $8.00 per person per day
Cleaning fee includes linen service, spa maintenance and towel service.

New Year's Rates between $1,500 - $2,000.00

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Gouldsboro Chalet Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • chalet
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2700 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Lake
  • Mountain
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mobile Phone
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 4 twin/ single , (2 set of bunk beds)
  • 1st floor - one bedroom 2nd floor - master bedroom 3rd floor - two bedrooms
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Pool Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Gated Community
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Small Cooler
  • Tennis Court
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
  • 11 garden chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • forests
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • ski lift privileges
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Linens provided upon request. 2 Flat screen TV'S - total 3 DVD players and 1 VHS player

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