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230 Acres Secluded House-35 Acre Private Lake ~NE~, ~PA~

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
12
Bedrooms
4
Bathrooms
2
Half Baths
1
Minimum Stay
nights

Description

Damascus House Rental Photos and Description

House, 4 Bedrooms + Bunk Area, 2.5 Baths, (Sleeps 8-12)

Secluded Saltbox home on 230 private acres with 35 acre natural lake. Fishing, rowboats, canoes, dock, & floaters. Open main floor with 1 king bedroom and newly remodeled bath; Second floor with 3 bedrooms (2 king, 1 queen) and bath. Exposed basement bunk rooms sleep 7 more with 1/2 bath. Enjoy nature and scenery on walking trails. Wildlife includes deer, bear, wild turkey, eagles, and so much more. Delaware river (3 miles) offers kayaking, canoeing, tubing. Horseback riding, antiquing, dining, & movies nearby. The true beauty is in the property; nature; and the night sky. Stars you don't see near civilization! Closest towns are Callicoon, NY (8 miles) and Honesdale, Pa with a super Wal-Mart and a great main street (20 miles).

Keywords: House

Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered

Owner
Jim
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
September 20, 2016
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Why Jim chose Delaware River Valley

Family property with several other homes on adjacent tracts.

What makes this house unique

Total relaxation and seclusion (if desired).

Reviews

5/5 -
(5 traveler reviews)

230 Acres Secluded House-35 Acre Private Lake ~NE~, ~PA~
average rating of 5.0 based on 5 reviews
East Stroudsburg, PA
5

Beautiful property for private family vacation

  • 5 of 5

Our family has been renting this property for over 15 years. It is a terrific location for a large family to have a private swimming, boating, fishing, hiking and overall relaxing vacation. We have seen. lots of wildlife throughout the years This includes herons, salamanders, fish, bobcat, deer, beaver, grouse, bear, turtles, frogs and more!

The house has accommodations for all of us with an open concept living room, dining room and kitchen area. There is a large screened in porch attached to a big deck overlooking the beautiful pond.

Callicoon, NY is a quaint town which only a short drive from the house. There is a fantastic creamery for the kids (and adults too!), a brew pub, bistro, and delicious Italian restaurant.

The owners of the property are a wonderful family who are very knowledgeable of the area and they are so helpful. You will not be disappointed if you want peace and quiet while enjoying the great outdoors. Our family looks forward to this vacation every year.

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lehigh valley, PA
5

A beautiful and peaceful getaway!

  • 5 of 5

I have been going to this house every summer for the past couple of years. The scenery is beautiful whether you're peering out at the many private acres from the deck of the house or from the dock at the lake. There are tons of different activities such as fishing, swimming, and boating. Make sure to bring some hot dogs or hamburgers to grill at the lake and some marshmallows for some late night s'mores! It's a great way to get away to somewhere quiet, peaceful, and private. The owners/family are incredibly friendly and very welcoming. It's a perfect fit for any age and I highly recommend!

  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Brooklyn, NY
5

I would love to give this 1 star just so...

  • 5 of 5

I would love to give this 1 star just so that people won't visit the Boondocks. I want to give it 1 star just so that I will have this treasure all to myself. In reality I'll have to give it a 5. Simply put the Boondocks was amazing. Frank and co. were extremely welcoming, the fishing was amazing and the land- goddamn beautiful. It's only been a few weeks and I'm already looking at renting again.

To be short: If you've never been here please don't go. It's a total waste of your time. And the time you don't spend there will allow me to many, many, many countless numbers of weekends there that I will love forever.

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2011
  • Stayed: Jul 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Highland MI
5

FAmily Vacation at Cottage was AMAZING!

  • 5 of 5

Such an amazing time at this cottage. The pictures do not do it justice. The scenery was amazing. The lake SPECTACULAR and the wildlife was unbelieveable. We got to see a black bear, plenty of deer and bunnies, and even turkey and a porcupine! Fishing was so much fun in both the bitty pond by the house as well as at the lake itself. We swam daily, canoed, went rafting, horseback riding, sailed and BBQd by the lake. The owners/family were SO ACCOMODATING! I am certain that anyone renting this place will enjoy it as much as we did. Sharing coffee in early morning with a deer 30 ft to my right and a big ole bunny 30 ft to my left -- priceless :) Thank you for the great getaway!

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2011
  • Stayed: Jul 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Atlanta
5

Absolutely beautiful. Thr...

  • 5 of 5

Absolutely beautiful. Three couples, two dogs and a

whole lot of barbecuing, fishing, swimming and

boating. We couldn't have asked for a better weekend

and the family that rents the property were

wonderful--Thank you!!

  • Submitted: Jun 16, 2009
  • Stayed: Jun 2009
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
56 Miles
Scranton/Wilkes Barre AVP
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
The View, Lookout, PA
Nearest Golf
15 Miles
French Woods
Nearest Train
60 Miles
Middletown. NY
Nearest Restaurant
8.5 Miles
several in Callicoon, NY
Car: necessary

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Rates & Availability

Damascus House Rental Rates

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 6.0%

Liability Release Required for All Guests
Owners reserve the right to require a Security Deposit
Add $110 Cleaning Fee to all Rates

50% deposit due upon booking. Balance due 2 weeks before arrival. Add $50 per person for parties in excess of 10

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
Available arrival
Available stay (no arrival)
Unavailable
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Amenities

Damascus House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • King size beds (3), Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1), Bunk Beds (2)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • swimming
  • water tubing
Notes:
Private Natural 35 acre lake

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