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Stunning Lakefront Home in the Heart of the Pocono Mountains

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Space 3,100 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Lakefront House, 5 Bedrooms, 3 Baths (Sleeps 10-12)

This stunning newly built Poconos lake house is located in an idyllic setting perfect for those looking for a “Home away from Home”. This sophisticated and tastefully decorated lake house offers Five Spacious Bedrooms all of which have brand new High quality beds. The House features Hardwood floors, Custom tiles and radiant heated floors in the Kitchen and Dining room areas, a Modern kitchen with stainless steel appliances and granite counter tops including Breakfast Island. The House has also a large washer / dryer and utility room. This fabulous vacation Home boasts of breathtaking views of the West Emerald Lake from the sun soaked 60 foot wrap around deck which is equipped with outdoor furniture and BBQ grill. The Home has a huge two car attached garage plus a two car parking pad and over 100 feet of driveway.


Owner
David Samad
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 21, 2017

About David Samad

Born in London, England. Lived in the USA for about 35 years. Married with three children.

David Samad purchased this house in 2008

Why David Samad chose Poconos

Feels like your home away from home.

What makes this house unique

Steps away from secluded beach.

Guestbook comments from the owner

My family and I recently spent a week at the Lake House. We are three generations, and we range in age from 8 to 82. All of us had a great time, but especially the kids. The house itself is extremely comfortable, with the communal rooms spacious and inviting. It is wonderful how the kitchen flows into the dining room which flows into the upper floor living room. There is another living room, actually a TV room, directly below it. Both rooms feature huge comfy leather couches. The lake is great, and we kept the paddleboat busy every day. Weather while we were there maxed in the high eighties, but the airconditioning worked flawlessly. If you go, be sure to take in the Bushkill Falls. Do not miss the town of Jim Thorpe, which is about 40 miles to the south. Jim Thorpe is a perfectly preserved nineteenth century town, and is a gem. In it, visit the mansion of Asa Packer. About ten miles to the east of Jim Thorpe is the small town of Lansford, where you must visit the No 9 Coalmine and Museum. You have never seen anything like it. Not to be missed. Re restaurants, the town of Tannersville is about 20 minutes away, and has the standard assortment of restaurant chains. But something special there is the Tandoori Palace, with wonderful Indian food to enjoy there or take out.
Jul 2012
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Amenities

Long Pond House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Lake
  • Lakefront
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 5 - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Pedal Boat
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
  • 10 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • jetted tub
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Minimum Age Limit for Renters.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(33 traveler reviews)

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Stunning Lakefront Home in the Heart of the Pocono Mountains
average rating of 4.6969695 based on 34 reviews
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Our vacation

  • 3 of 5

The house is a wonderful size right on the pond with beautiful views and very peaceful! It did seem though that the house has been a bit neglected, and it appears a bit shabby. The dining chairs and couch in kitchen are filled with stains and the outside and deck need paint and grass needs a good cut. The amount of money that's required to rent this home is too much considering that it's not in excellent condition. However we did enjoy our vacation there and had plenty of room for our family!

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We value your comments and we will strive to make the appropriate improvements to help maintain a high level of renter satisfaction. Sincerely, David. ps. The deck is going to be repainted at the end of this summers's season.
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Fun in the Poconos

  • 4 of 5

The house was clean and spacious and nearby to the things we wanted to see and do. Very large and well-equipped kitchen area made it a nice and easy place for our family to cook and gather. The small dock and little beach nearby were used frequently. There were a number of little inconveniences about the house that made it less than perfect (e.g. the ice maker did not work, the garage door entry key pad did not work) but overall a nice house for our family vacation.

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Great family vacation spot

  • 4 of 5

We just spent the week of July 4th at the lake house. It is our annual family gathering, we choose a different location each year and this year we landed in the Poconos. There were 13 of us, 8 adults and 5 children under 6 yrs. The house fit us comfortably with plenty of space for the kids to play. I especially liked the large island with comfortable seating for the kids in the kitchen. The kitchen had everything we needed with lots of silverware, pots and pans and dishes for our large crew.

The owner was very responsive when we had an issue with a paddle boat. He was traveling but contacted this maintenance person and the boat was fixed the next day.

We spent an awesome day at Camelbeach Waterpark, another day renting boats at Harmony Lake and saw a great fireworks show at Shawnee Mountain.

The lake near the house is a bit overgrown but the small beach at the boat launch next door was a great place for the kids to play and to try to catch fish with their nets. Our dog was with us and she loved being able to swim there everyday. We took several trips to the playground beach by boat; the area is clearer and everyone had fun playing and swimming there.

Thanks for a great family vacation!

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Family reunion/getaway

  • 5 of 5

The house was the perfect size for our group of 8 adults and 4 children. It was comfortable and well appointed. The kitchen was well supplied, efficient, and spacious. There are plenty of places to sit comfortably indoors and out. The porch is a real plus. The setting is beautifully rustic and feels very secluded. The lake is small, but we took full advantage of the paddle boats and canoe. This property was exactly what our family was looking for in a get-away/reunion. We would definitely consider a return visit.

  • Submitted: Jun 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

We really loved this place, well maintained and nice view location

  • 5 of 5

We really loved this place, well maintained and nice lake view.

  • Submitted: Apr 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Not bad, not great

  • 3 of 5

Overall the house was ok. Definitely dated from when the photos were taken. Still clean. Enough room for a large crowd. Large kitchen to have a lot of people cooking at one time. The real down side was the outside area. Definitely needed some tending to. We payed extra for the boat rentals and were very disappointed in them. The peddle boat was filled with water which we sank the first time we got on it. We had to drain it which was quite a project and luckily my uncle was there to help us. The canoe had splits on it we had to go buy duck tape so we didn't sink that, also. The location was good. The house is right next to a small beach excess that worked out well because you could not get in the water off the dock very easily. If you have children, the beach excess was necessary. It seemed as if the property manager did not check in on small details and it seemed as if the owner was not around at all. He was also non responsive when we expressed our concerns about the boats.

And last the trash has a cost. One last thing, Was the trash. It was not explained well on the note on the refrigerator. You have to buy vouchers per trash bags. $5 a bag!! If you are with a big group and eating all your meals there, you make a lot of trash. Overall we had a great time but that is because we don't always have opportunities to get away as an entire family and the house did give us that. And the neighborhood was great! Quite!

  • Submitted: Feb 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
I-380
Nearest Restaurant
2.5 Miles
Roberto's Pizza
Nearest Ski
8 Miles
CAMELBACK MOUNTAIN SKI RESORT
Car: recommended

Stunning location: Emerald Lakes, Poconos, Pennsylvania (1 ½ hours from New York City and Philly). Within 10 miles of Tannersville Outlet Shopping, Camelback Skiing and Camel Beach Water Park, Mt Airy Casino, Pocono Raceway, fine dining and supermarkets. Jack Frost/Big Boulder is only 20 minutes away.

Accommodations: 3100 + square foot House, 5 Bedrooms, 3 Full Bathrooms (Sleeps 10)

This beautiful newly built Poconos Lake House is located in an idyllic setting perfect for those looking for a “Home away from Home”. This sophisticated and tastefully decorated Lake House offers Five Spacious Bedrooms all of which have high quality beds. The House features Hardwood floors, Custom tiles and radiant heated floors in the Modern Kitchen, with stainless steel appliances and granite counter tops including a Breakfast Island. Wonderful amenities including HD LCD TV's, High Speed Wireless Internet, large washer/dryer. This Lakefront home is just perfect for family getaways and family reunions.

Other Activities: Shopping, Kayaking, Boating, Snowboarding, Snowmobiling, Wildlife Viewing, Rock Climbing, Miniature golf.

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Rates & Availability

Long Pond House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
My Standard Rate
Aug 2 2017 - Jan 1 2019
2 night minimum stay
$300
From
$750
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$3,000
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$300
$3,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150

$1000 Refundable Security Deposit on hold with Credit Card.
2011 RATES: WEEKLY RENTALS $3000.00; WEEKEND RENTALS $1500.00, ADDITIONAL DAYS @$300.00 PER DAY.
RENTAL OF 4 SEATER PEDAL BOAT (4 LIFE JACKETS SUPPLIED) $50.00 PER DAY OR $250.00 PER WEEK. (RELEASE WAIVER MUST BE SIGNED).
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Owner's Cancellation Policy

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