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Secluded Lakefront Paradise

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 1,250 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

2BR Lakefront Vacation Rental Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania USA

If privacy, peace, and quiet are what you are looking for -- or if you want to spend every day looking for excitement, you must see this beautiful cedar log home, situated on an approximately 70-acre lake.

You must be at least 25 years of age to rent this property!

There are only three homes on the lake, with no motorboats allowed. Two paddle boats, a canoe, and a row boat come with the rental. Fishing and swimming are only the beginning. Many year-round Pocono activities are within minutes.

'I can't believe this place is only two hours from Manhattan, it's like a different galaxy! So quiet, so peaceful, so beautiful'.

Avi and Shani, New York, NY

From our guest book: Thank you! Thank you! Thank you! This has been a blissful week for the two of us. You go beyond 100%. Every detail was perfect! Twice I filled bird feeders. Boy, can those little guys eat! Thank you for all your helpful hints on where to eat and where to go. We didn't go far. This was our 18th Anniversary and one we will remember fondly. The sunrise is pure bliss.

Joe and Donna, Coventry, Rhode Island

From our guest book: Familiarity breeds comfort. Our second stay proved even more rewarding than the first. While the lure of the attractions in the area lessened, the lake keeps on giving. Just relaxing in this beautiful environment was the perfect salve for our stressed lives. Like the little sign in the hallway implies, we wonderfully fell into a different sense of time. May the cabin be as rejuvenating to all those who follow.

Paul, Sally, Matthew & Maria

From our guest book: Quoth the Mommy, 'The drive down the dirt track seemed to last 5 miles', such was the excitement of our imminent arrival... and we weren't disappointed! The cabin, the lake and the hills were filled with everything we'd anticipated - fun, relaxation and adventure. The General taunted Aunt Wendy all week by taking at least 5 hooks and many more worms. Current estimates have him at 15 pounds and although he was never caught, a wide variety of fish were hooked. Bonnie and Clyde (the chipmunks) are both well. There are more we believe, but never saw more than two at once. At the far end of the lake we met Murtle (the turtle) who's about a foot across.... As is probably quite evident, we didn't get out much.... we just enjoyed the beautiful surroundings.

Derek, Erika, Doug, Tyler & Wendy

More Details

Owner
Lillian Caron
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 19, 2017

About Lillian Caron

I purchased this beautiful home in 1999 and have rented it out on an average of six weeks per summer with a few years skipped in order to make renovations. The home is extremely comfortable, sleeping six. Waking up in the morning and seeing the sun rise with the mist coming off the water is my favorite time of day. I usually sit on the deck with my coffee until other activities draw me away. Fishing is fantastic, swimming is invigorating and sitting in the sun on a lounge chair is relaxing. My family and I have enjoyed the cottage every year. My boys have families of their own and make an annual pilgrimage to enjoy the lake house. This house has been my get away and salvation in this hectic world we live in. In 2013 I met the love of my life and now Don and I plan to eventually retire at the lake house. I HOPE YOU TAKE THE TIME TO ENJOY IT AS I HAVE AND WE DO.

Lillian Caron purchased this house in 1999

Why Lillian Caron chose Poconos

Peace and quiet with breathtaking views.

What makes this house unique

This house is secluded, with only three homes on the lake. There are no power boats allowed on the lake, making sure your peaceful vacation is not disturbed. You truly will feel that you are in another world.

Keonobles Amusement Park is 30 minutes away. Shopping is only 15 minutes away.

This is the best way to get away from the rat race.

Amenities

Bloomsburg House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1250 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6 ...
  • Max. adults: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake
  • Lakefront
  • Mountain View
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • The bathroom is quite large with an outhouse theme. There is a window that overlooks the tool shed that is constructed to look like a two door outhouse.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , 26'x18' Loft
  • The first bedroom nearest the bath is 12'x13' with a queen size bed and double window. The second bedroom is 12'x10' with a queen size bed and double window. There is a queen size bed in the large 26'x18' loft with a wonderful view of the lake. All pillows and blankets are supplied, but please bring your own towels and linens as we do not have a washer & dryer.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library ...
  • Radio
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Binoculars
  • Boat
  • Boat Dock
  • Boat with Paddles
  • Canoe
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gated Community
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Pedal Boat
  • Sand Box
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 6 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Attractions:
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • forests
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • skiing
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
The house is wheelchair accessible with a ramp from the driveway to the side door. However, the bathroom may not fit a wheelchair easily. We have had a visitor with a wheelchair, that was able to manage.

Reviews

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Secluded Lakefront Paradise
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 12 reviews
5

Have a great week!

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful location for a peaceful vacation. Enjoy the fishing and plenty of movies and games at the cottage.

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Berlin, NJ
5

Way Beyond Our Expectations!

  • 5 of 5

From the second you pull in the driveway to the time you leave, the specialness and beauty of this place does not escape you. It's like staying in a log cabin but having the amenities of home.

We cannot wait to vacation here again!

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect as always

  • 5 of 5

Perfect as always

  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Gorgeous lakefront cottage

  • 5 of 5

The location of this cottage is amazing with breathtaking views. The area is nice and quiet with no neighbors in sight which is exactly what you need after chaotic life in NYC. I definitely will recommend this cottage to all my friends and will return there myself in the future!

  • Submitted: Jun 19, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Relaxing and private, fantastic getaway!

  • 5 of 5

The cottage was everything I had hoped for in a relaxing getaway from the city. The lake was quiet and peaceful, sunsets were gorgeous. Inside was rustic and charming, perfectly adequate.

  • Submitted: May 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great vacation,away from it all

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at this cottage for a week in July (11-18) .As we arrived, we were pleasantly impressеd by the nature surrounding and isolating us. Just like we wanted it to be!

There were so many things to do at the site,that we did not bother leaving. Swimming right out of the dock, fishing right of the boat, and a selection of boats was really a great bonus. It felt like the lake belonged only to ourselves,as you can rarely see or hear someone. And the views!!! You can just relax in the hammock near the lake and just look at those endless ranges of mountains as it beautifully reflected in the water! The cottage itself is very nicely accommodated and has a great view from the dining area. We definitely enjoyed every moment spent there and it is truly a secluded paradise!

Thank you very much, Lilian!

Andrey and family.

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
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Knoebels Amusement Resort
"Fabulous family amusement park. Only 25 minutes from the cottage."
Sally Pursell's Country Inn
"Great food! Try their Prime Rib or Authentic Turkey Dinner. YUM!"
Yuengling Brewery
"This is a fun time for adults. See how the beer is brewed and even have a sampling. "
Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Scranton/Wilkes Barre
Nearest Motorway
13 Miles
Rt 80 & Rt 81
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Sally Persels Country Inn
Car: necessary

The Caron Cottage is nestled in a valley with spectacular views.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Damage Deposit $200

Proof of age required at time of booking. Must be at least 25 years of age.
$200 Security deposit required. Weekly rent is for up to four guests. $100 will be charged for each additional guest.
Rates will be quoted upon request.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.