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A charming, clean and updated family-friendly home in the heart of Amish Country

Bedrooms 4
Half Baths1
Space 1,800 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 2 nights


About the property

This home has 4 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, generous living space and a pool (Sleeps 9)

Located in the heart of Amish country, just minutes from major tourist attractions, professionally landscaped Vintage House will not disappoint. Interested in taking the kids to Dutch Wonderland or Strasburg Railroad? Or visiting Sight & Sound Theaters, Kitchen Kettle Village or American Music Theater? Or getting some great shopping deals at Tanger or Rockvale Outlets or the quaint village of Intercourse? All these and more are just a short drive from our home! When you come home for the night, kick back with a cool dip in our in-ground pool (Memorial Day to Labor Day) and enjoy some outdoor grilling on our beautiful back patio with easy pool access.

Our home is perfect for families or small groups looking for a great place to connect in the heart of Amish country. Our two-story home is undergoing some major renovations to the entire first floor in February, 2018 including all new furniture, flooring and appliances. The upstairs was updated just a few years ago. Our family works hard to keep this home up to date and we are sure you will find the home to be very clean and comfortable for the duration of your stay.

Vintage House is fully furnished and has a full kitchen, a dining area, family room, and living room with additional sofas and a 51" smart TV that is Netflix ready. Free wi-fi is of course available throughout the home. There are some toys for the young kids, and a powder/laundry room on the first floor. Upstairs there are four neatly arranged bedrooms, one of which is a 'suite' with a queen-sized bed and full bath. The second bedroom has a queen bed. The third bedroom is behind the second one and also attached to the hallway bathroom. It has a full-sized bed. The fourth bedroom has a 'twin over full' bunk bed.

The pool is just off the patio and is private & very clean. The kids or kids at heart will enjoy the diving board and slide and various pool toys available. There is also a covered patio area in addition to open patio space at the pool so adults can have a comfortable place to watch the kids or breaks for snacks can happen easily.

Vintage House's location on historic Lincoln Highway means two things: first it means easy access to and from the best of what Lancaster County Amish country has to offer; second it means there is some traffic noise. The vast majority of our guests find this quite manageable, but please review other guests' comments to help you gauge this.

Our home has historically been booked every summer night so if you are interested in Vintage House and you see dates available, now is the time to reserve your spot at Vintage House! And did we mention the special bike-tour discount package available to all our guests? Just check in with us for details about how to get this great deal.

We look forward to hosting you at Vintage House!

More Details

Tim & Jen Rogers
Member since: 2005
Premier Partner

This HomeAway partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 22, 2018

About Tim & Jen Rogers

Tim & Jen Rogers are the owners and caretakers of this property. We live just a few miles east of the property and enjoy sharing Lancaster County with our guests each year. Our friends, Dave & Lil Nissley, previous owners, sold this property to us in 2017 and we are enjoying the chance to continue the great tradition of hospitality they've established over the last decade.

Our three children help us take care of our home and in the process are learning many helpful things about running a vacation rental like this. We want to provide a home to our guests that we are proud of and we hope you'll enjoy your chance to stay at Vintage House! We look forward to the opportunity to host you!

Tim & Jen Rogers purchased this house in 2017

Why Tim & Jen Rogers chose Paradise

This property is located right in the heart of Amish Country and provides a great space for families to unwind and enjoy their stay. Our guests have really enjoyed coming "home" after a long day of exploring Lancaster county and cooling off in the pool, relaxing on the back patio, firing up the grill or relaxing inside in the air-conditioning.

What makes this house unique

Staying here will put you minutes away from meandering drives through bucolic Lancaster County. Travel north or south from this property will provide you with beautiful farm vistas which invite you to slow down and enjoy the simpler things of life.

For a change of pace, consider a 20 minute drive into Lancaster City for a wide range of dining and entertainment options. For the shoppers in the family, famous Rockvale Square & Tanger Outlets are just a few minutes away. We can help you find some great local attractions that fit your party's interests!

Finally, you should know that by staying at Vintage House you are helping two causes that are important to us as a family. First, a portion of Vintage House proceeds go to supporting a child growing up in poverty in the Dominican Republic. Odreily is her name and by staying at Vintage you are helping her get an education and gain access to basic medical care. Secondly at Vintage House we support the Factory Ministries, a faith-based social services organization committed to helping those in our local community develop the resources necessary to get out of poverty. Thank you for helping these causes that are close to our heart!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Please feel free to check our advertisement at Homeaway #181426 for more pictures and guest comments. Dave Nissley
Mar 2009
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Paradise House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Village
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Free Wifi
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 9 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Master Bath - toilet , shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , This is the master bedroom.
    Bedroom 2 - 1 bunk bed , The top bunk is twin size and the bottom bunk is double.
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 double
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Wood Deck
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
  • jetted tub
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • tennis
Our neighborhood is very safe with no known incidents on our property for as far back as anyone can remember. However, to provide additional peace of mind for our guests we have installed two outdoor security cameras to help keep watch.


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A charming, clean and updated family-friendly home in the heart of Amish Country
average rating of 4.607595 based on 80 reviews
Peterstown, WV

Lovely home!

  • 5 of 5

We had a sisters trip to Lancaster and stayed at the Vintage House! It is a nice size house with lots and lots of room, great for families! The beds were very comfy and the place was very clean! Tim and Jen were awesome hosts and I knew I could get a response from them immediately if anything had gone wrong! All of the sisters agreed that if we ever come back to Lancaster we would want to stay here! Thanks for a lovely home and making our trip great!

  • Submitted: Apr 24, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was a delight to host you at Vintage House last week Teresa! So glad you enjoyed your trip to Lancaster and we would love to host you all again if your plans bring you back our direction. Thanks so much for choosing to stay with us and for leaving the house in such great shape too! Warmly, Tim & Jen
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Cutler Bay, FL

Christmas in Paradise

  • 5 of 5

We'd like to thank Dave for making our holiday vacation comfortable and inviting. The house was exactly what we hoped it would be.It was warm, cozy and we really felt at home.Thank you for our stay at Paradise PA.

  • Submitted: Feb 21, 2010
  • Stayed: December 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks to you Jesse and Maria! It was a pleasure to host you and yours over the holiday season. I trust that this new year will be filled with blessings and goodness from the Creator of all. Dave
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Gladys, Va

Beautiful home!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful visit. This home was perfect for our needs. We especially loved the kitchen and living room areas. They are spacious enough for a big family to visit together comfortably.

  • Submitted: Jan 15, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you enjoyed your visit Carrie! It was a pleasure to meet you and host your family. Any time you're back in the area don't hesitate to look us up!
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Awesome New Years Getaway with family!!!!! (7 people)

  • 5 of 5

We rented the place for New Years and will rent it again!!!! Lots of space and clean house. All the bedrooms are huge and bathrooms are spacious as well, the kitchen is big and very well equipped. We rented the place for 7 people but it can accommodate easily 3 more people sleeping comfortably ... The owner "Tim" is a great guy and consummate host. He responded quickly when we had questions. Also, we got some snow during the stay and Tim was there early morning to clean up the snow for us, he made sure we are safe and that everything is going well.

For the price, you could not ask for better locale!!!

Thank you and Happy New Year!

  • Submitted: Jan 4, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Aneta for staying with us over the New Year! It was great to meet you and your family and we wish you a great 2018!
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Great place to stay

  • 4 of 5

We stayed at Vintage House for a few days to attend a family wedding. It was great to have a place where we could stay together and enjoy family time. Tim and Jen were very helpful and available when we needed them. The house was near shopping and restaurants. It is an older house that has been updated with nice bathrooms and kitchen. We were very pleased

  • Submitted: Dec 4, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Gracious hosts and spacious home

  • 5 of 5

The house has so much room. The first floor is basically two large rooms with lots of seating and the backyard has even more places to congregate. Tim and Jen were such fantastic hosts, welcoming us with a local treat and accommodating our schedule. Thank you so much for providing a homebase for a wonderful weekend!

  • Submitted: Oct 2, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Revere Tavern is a historic bar and restaurant
Nearest Golf
6 Miles
Host Golf resort is open to the public
Nearest Motorway
4 Miles
Route 41 and Route 30
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Dienners Country Restaurant is the best local Amis
Car: recommended

We are only 8 miles or less from all the fun kids things like Cherry Crest Farms and Dutch Wonderland. Route 30 is an easy drive , but all you need to do is turn on any north or south country road to be in the farm land.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning $100
Tax Rate 6.0%

Our cleaning charge is $100 with some exemptions for small parties in the off season, please ask!. Our payment schedule if paying with Credit card is 100% at time of booking and a $30 transaction fee. If you pay by check there is a down payment of only 50% with the balance due during your stay. The $30 transaction fee of CC payment is not refundable should you cancel.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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