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Eagles Mere -- Great Family Lake Vacation House with Mountain View

Bedrooms 4
Space 2,234 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Outdoor Grill
  • non smoking only
  • Fireplace
  • children welcome


About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, (Sleeps up to 6)

Take a great family lake vacation in spectacular Eagles Mere, Pennsylvania. This special place is located on a mountain with about 2000 of elevation so you can escape the heat.

You and the kids will enjoy the swimming from sandy lake beach with lifeguard. In the summer, there are supervised games for the kids every morning and many afternoons.

Or get out on the water in a Sunfish, paddle boat or canoe. Play tennis or golf or go fishing, hiking, bicycling and much more.

Some of the East's most spectacular hikes are close by, including the World famous Falls Trail in Ricketts Glen with 21 beautiful waterfalls ranging in heights from 11-feet to 94-feet.

This modern family friendly home on 2 acres offers great sunset views of the Endless Mountains from the deck, living room, dining room, family room and master bedroom.

It's close to Philadelphia, Washington, Baltimore and New York, but it's far away from the noise, the heat and the tackiness of most vacation spots.

Eagles Mere is a great place for a vacation, and there are many activities for the kids and the adults. Every day during the summer there are organized games for the kids like soccer, capture the flag, kickball, nature walks and more.

And if mom or dad has to do some work, use our high speed wireless internet from the deck or anywhere in the home.

Enjoy dinner on the outdoor deck using the gas grill while watching gorgeous sunsets with a wonderful mountain view. Or cook in the fully equipped kitchen. Or dine in one of several local restaurants.

And of course, there is the beautiful Eagles Mere lake, with a sandy beach, beach toys, sand castles, boat rentals and fishing.

There are spectacular fall foliage views in October.

There is great hiking in the Fall and Spring and spectacular Fall foliage views. In the winter, there is ice skating on the pond, cross country skiing, sledding and the famous toboggan slide.

There is great hiking nearby in Ricketts Glen State Park, home to the famous Falls Trail. Great day trips to the Corning Museum of Glass, Knoebels Amusement Resort, Lackawanna Coal Mine Tour, Harris Hill Soaring Center (gliders), the Cooperstown Baseball Hall of Fame, Little League World Series and more.

Keywords: House, Ricketts Glen, Fall Foliage, Worlds End State Park, Mountain Vacation, Lake, Family Friendly, Williamsport, Endless Mountains, Towanda, Billtown Blues Festival, Dushore

More Details

Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 9, 2017


Eagles Mere House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2234 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Fireplace
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
  • 3
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single
    Master - 1 queen , with memory foam mattress pad, bathroom
  • Queen size Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (4)
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • churches
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
XM Satellite Radio 130 channels may be available on request, includes every MLB baseball game, Stereo system with Bose speakers and iPod input, powered speakers also with iPod input, 27' TV, dining furniture on deck.


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(11 traveler reviews)

Eagles Mere -- Great Family Lake Vacation House with Mountain View
average rating of 4.818182 based on 11 reviews

Clean, well-appointed home in a beautiful, family friendly town

  • 5 of 5

Our stay at this home was a pleasant one for me and my three teenage children. The home has all that one can ask for; it is of good size, clean, and has all of the essentials. Despite a few missing items and the outside grill being out of service - the home owner had taken great strides to make our stay a comfortable one - even calling and checking in to make sure we had what we needed.

The small, family friendly village of Eagles Mere is like stepping back in time. The beach area (which requires an additional, weekly fee) is well worth it and gives kids and parents tons of fun in the summer months. Kayaking, boating, swimming, hiking, etc. are all at arms reach. The mountain air and views are breathtaking. I'd highly recommend this lovely community and beautiful home to anyone looking to get away from it all and experience summers of yesteryear.

  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the review and for letting me know about the problem with the grill. As a result we will be installing a Weber propane grill for the 2017 season. Weber is well known for reliability. I'm happy you enjoyed your stay.
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Harrisburg, PA

Great mountainside retreat

  • 5 of 5

A perfect place to spend a few days in the fall. The vistas were beautiful - full of fall colors. Deer visiting just about everyday. Sunsets were lovely. I would recommend highly. Thank you to David (owner) for your availability. The area is a hidden gem, a beautiful vacation area in PA and the house was just perfect for us.

  • Submitted: Nov 1, 2012
  • Stayed: Oct 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Home away from home

  • 4 of 5

Your home was so welcoming from the moment we walked into the door. You made it easy for us to find the property and gain access to the home. The home is well stocked to meet all our needs. I so enjoyed having breakfast at the kitchen table and watching the gold finch and humming birds start their days, in the evening we sat out on the deck and watched the beautiful sunsets and the butterflies, hummingbirds and yellow jacket dancing together on the butterfly bush and the rabbits and deer meandering across the lawn. A special treat was when we could hear the kids playing outside in the evening which sounded like echos of our own childhood. The night sky was spectacular! Eagles Mere is a magical place. We went to the lake several times to swim, canoe and take pictures of the lovely waterlily. Thank you for your hospitality!

  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2012
  • Stayed: Aug 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Chester County, Pa

Mountain Retreat

  • 4 of 5

Our stay in Eagle's Mere was wonderful. In late August, the days were warm and the nights a little cool. We walked the trail around Eagle's Mere lake, visited the waterfalls in Ricketts Glen and hiked down to the Haystacks on the Loyalsock Creek. Also spent a day at Knoebels, a gem of an amusement park in Elysbury, Pa.

The house was very comfortable and the kitchen was well appointed. We had room to spread out and were able to enjoy the lovely sunsets and do some star gazing as well. The homeowners were accomodating and extremely attentive. We would recommend this rental property to friends.

  • Submitted: Aug 29, 2011
  • Stayed: Aug 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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York, PA

Weekend Getaway

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our weekend at this vacation home. There were three couples and two children. The children had a bedroom and the adults each had a bedroom with their own bath. Linens and towels are provided so there was one less thing to pack. It was centrally located for us as we wanted to visit World's End State Park, Laporte, Dushore and High Knob Inn for pizza. Had dinner at Eagles Mere Inn which is less than a mile from the rental. Dinner was excellent. The owner of the property was great to deal with and has an awesome website with all types of activities. Hopefully we will be able to return soon. We highly recommend this rental.

  • Submitted: Apr 11, 2011
  • Stayed: Apr 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Eagles Mere is a great place for all kinds of families and is a wonderful place for families with kids. The summer months have activities for the kids each morning at the field across from the beach. There's nothing like it that we've seen anywhere, which is one reason we bought the house. I'm glad our renter had a great time. If you rent our home, we will do everything we can to make your stay pleasant too. Thank you for the review!
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Enjoyed our stay!

  • 5 of 5

I stayed in this house for two and a half weeks. It was very nice and our family had a lot of fun! We would recommend it to anyone.

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2010
  • Stayed: May 2010
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Vacation Home Rental

Summer -- private lake privileges. Sandy beach and lifeguards. Boat rentals -- Sunfish, paddle boats, canoes. In winter -- ice skating on pond and toboggan slide.

Good location for Deer Hunting season. Convenient to famous Falls Trail at Ricketts Glen State Park.


Rates & Availability

Eagles Mere House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Early summer
Jun 1 2017 - Jun 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
Aug 1 2017 - Aug 8 2017
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
Late Summer
Aug 9 2017 - Sep 6 2017
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
Fall Foliage
Sep 29 2017 - Oct 17 2017
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Pet Fee $95
cleaning $150

Rates are subject to change until the reservation is confirmed. Rates are higher for more than four guests.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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