|Minimum Stay||7 nights|
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Unique, round lakefront home on quiet dead end road. Short walk on level lot from house to 75' of cleared stone beach frontage and private EZ dock. Room to moor your boat, fish and swim. Southwest exposure with spectacular sunsets. House has full glass windows for panoramic views of lake. Upper level has 2 bedrooms with an adjoining full bath. Kitchen/dining area and living room with a free-standing fireplace. Entertainment provided includes a new 48" HDTV with gaming inputs, DVD,stereo system and board games. Additional smaller TV's are located in both bedrooms. The lower level has 1 bedroom, a full bath, family room with sofa bed and a set of bunk beds, a small refrigerator and microwave, entertainment center with TV/DVD and air hockey game. Expanded cable TV & WIFI.
Exterior Amenities: The deck on the upper level has a table and chairs, a BBQ grill and a lockable children's gate at the stairway. There are only 2 steps from the circular driveway to the front door allowing easy entry.The lower level walks out to the level lot with no stairs to the lakefront. Near the lakefront there is a bonfire area, shaded picnic table and another propane BBQ. An additional charcoal BBQ is located outside the lower level. A hammock in the yard is situated next to the children's sandbox. Since there are no interior stairs between the levels, an intercom system provides communication between the levels. Electric outlet at the lakefront for additional intercom, radio, etc. Horse shoe pit and dartboard.
Area Attractions and Amenities: In addition to the lake itself, the Lake Wallenpaupack area has many attractions to offer. The house is located in a private community which is adjacent to the Lacawac Nature Preserve. Claws and Paws animal park is a 5 minute drive. There are many restaurants in the area, some of which are located directly on the lake and can be accessed by boat. Talen Energy (previously PPL )utilizes the lake for hydroelectric power, operates several campgrounds on the lake that sell gasoline and provide boat launching for a small fee. The campground stores also sell boating, fishing and food items. The nearest launch is a 5 minute drive at Ledgedale Campground. Additional support facilities such as food market, gasoline, laundromat, bank, post office, fast foods, liquor stores and restaurants are located in Hamlin (about a 10 min drive)
The lake was beautiful. The house had everything we needed for a relaxing stay. I especially liked the hammock and swings out back. It's a unique house in a perfect location. The homeowners were a pleasure to communicate with.
What a wonderful place to call home on the water. Truly a great spot to get away from it all for a while. Everything you need is right here, and one of our favorite things to do was to enjoy eating on the upper deck with a bird's eye view of the lake.
Loved the location of this property! Close to hiking, Claws and Paws zoo, lots of quiet roads to walk in the neighborhood. We enjoyed swimming and fishing off the dock, relaxing on the hammock and having campfires. The view of the lake is great. The house is well stocked and we found everything we needed. We had a great week!
We had a wonderful time on Lake Wallenpaupack! The home was as advertised, comfortable, spacious and very homey. The home was clean and well maintained. There was something to do for everyone books, games, rafts, noodles and bikes. The owner was great, no problems and very easy to get in touch with. We had a problem with our boat while we were there and Lighthouse Marina was fantastic. They had my boat back in the water in 3 hours and were fantastic to us! Our experience could not have been better from start to finish. I can't believe how easy the whole experience has been. We would certainly like to go back in the future and would highly recommend this property to all our friends and relatives.
This property is great! Many amenities! Loved the dock, horse shoe and fire pits! We love to grill and there were many grills! Love all the windows and views of the lake!
There are many things that worked together to make this property the perfect vacation rental for our family.
First, the owners are a pleasure to work with and they are available for any questions you may have. Next, the location of the home is ideal. Lake Wallenpaupack is huge and there is a lot of boat traffic on the lake. However, this home is located in a cove that is not entered by most of the lake traffic. Although, it is a cove, it is large enough to be a lake unto itself and it is quite beautiful. The cove is quiet enough for safe kayaking.
If you have a motorboat, the Ledgeland Recreational Area has a boat launch that provides stress free boat launching for $8 and it is only about 10 minutes from the house by car, and 5 by boat at a slow speed. The dock has an area to safely secure your boat.
The dock is large enough to have many sunbathers on it at one time. For the fisher persons in your group, there are some big fish right off the end of the dock. We don't fish, but we saw them jumping.
The neighborhood is quiet and the neighbors are very nice. The front yard has a campfire area complete with chairs for your comfort. The owners have supplied just about anything you may need for your recreation including bikes, horseshoes, and a dartboard.
There are a ton of games and DVD's at your disposal and the porch is a great place to hang out and play Trivia Pursuit and any other game that you enjoy. The home is round and the energy flows nicely. The weather at this time was PERFECT for sleeping and everyone got some great shut eye time.
The town of Hamlin is about 15 minutes away and is very easy to get to. There are lots of great roads for adventure rides. We highly recommend this home for your family vacation. The home sleeps 8 persons comfortably.
Other Activities: boating,swimming, fishing, horseback riding, music festivals, train museum, ice carving museum, waterparks, antiques
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My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
|Refundable damage deposit||$400|
Payment upon reservation is 50% of rental rate(does not include security) & the entire Homeaway service fee of approx. 7-8% based on the rental rate. Ex. 7 nites= $1,600 & $112 (6.97%) service fee upon reservation. 2nd payment is 50% of rental plus $400 for refundable damage deposit. If payment is per charge card, Homeaway includes a 2.9% charge. Ex. 7 nites=$1,600 x 2.9%=$46.40 Lease must be signed and returned including acknowledgment of our community regulations.