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Deep Creek MD Lakefront Vacation Home, Hot Tub,Fireplace,Pool Table

7 Reviews
Bedrooms 5
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


Minimum Stay
3 - 7 nights


Swanton House Rental Photos and Description

5BR/3BA Lakefront Home Deep Creek MD 2 Hrs from Pittsburgh 3 Hrs from Washington

This home is located in a year' round resort area that is meant for fun. Western Maryland's record snowfalls make this ski area a 'must visit'. The ski resort is just a few minutes drive and there plenty to do with skiing, sledding, tubing and more!! The ski resort, Wisp, has 22 trails to cater to all level skiers. Excellent cross-country skiing is available close by at Heritage Manor and Swallow Falls State Park.

This home is ideal for entertaining. There is large sun room with ping-pong table and TV on the first floor. The views of the lake and woods from this room's wrap-around French doors are breathtaking. The roomy living room with inviting stone fireplace and TV are geared for relaxing.

Upstairs is a game room with 8 ft pool table, darts and TV/VCR/Stereo that overlooks the lake.

There are 2 bedrooms on the first floor: BR 1 Queen with master bath, BR 2 Queen. Extra twin bed on first floor adjacent to living rooom.

On the second floor, BR 3 Queen with separate vanity and sink area, BR 4 Double with pretty window seat, and BR 5 one Double and 2 Twins, this is a great room for all the kids.

The kitchen is well equipped with microwave, dishwasher, toaster, coffee maker, blender, all dishes/utensils and barware. Everything for a great time.

Outdoors you will find a six-person Hot Tub, picnic table, old fashioned swing, viewing the lake and table and chairs on the brick patio. There is a dock that can accommodate 2 boats.

BR B Amenities: /B BR Plenty of room, pool table, ping-pong, fireplace, hot tub, fireplace and large yard.

BR B Activities: /B BR Winter: Great downhill and cross country skiing, sledding, tubing, ice fishing, snowshoeing and sleigh rides. In Spring, Summer, Autumn, the lake area is busy with water activities galore-Boating, sailing, fishing and swimming. For bikers and hikers this area is perfect.

With State Parks at the lake and near by, there is endless opportunity to challenge yourself. Great golf courses are nearby to test your skills. If you like a slower pace, there is antiquing, shopping and wonderful restaurants near this lake home.

BR B Area: /B BR This lakefront home is within walking distance of Deep Creek Lake State Park. There you can launch your boat and check out the daily list of free activities offered by the State Park, such as organized hikes, lectures and campfires. Deep Creek Lake has everything from miniature golf, movies, theaters, and shopping. Festivals, fairs and concerts are popular attractions.

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  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Cheryl Mc Carron
Member since: 2003
Speaks: english
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based on 7 traveler reviews

Deep Creek MD Lakefront Vacation Home, Hot Tub,Fireplace,Pool Table
average rating of 4.714286 based on 7 reviews


  • 5 of 5

We spent a week here for 4th of July and it was wonderful. The house was more than we expected. The pictures do not do it justice. It was very clean. The kitchen is fully stocked with anything you would need to cook. There were even a few spices/ salt and pepper which was nice. We made really good use of the kayaks and paddle boards. There no AC was a concern but it gets so cool at night that it was a non issue. The master bed room has a ceiling fan, we found one fan we used for upstairs. There are some puzzles, Legos, and a few other small toys my kids enjoyed playing with. Outside in addition to the swing pictured, there is a regular kid swing and a baby swing. We saw tons of little frogs and chipmunks in the yard. We made fires every night with the fire pit in the yard. The location was perfect. It's on a cove so not a lot of water traffic off the dock which was perfect my kids learning to kayak and paddle board. It was only a short ride to the wisp resort and even shorter drive to the Honi-honi. The state park is right down the road. We would definitely stay here again and recommend this house.

  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Best kept secret!

  • 5 of 5

This was our 3rd stay at this vacation home and all we can say is excellent!

It is a beautiful place with plenty of space. Nice boat dock and easy to get to from the launch at the state park.

The house is kept very clean and although there is no air conditioning it is not a problem as there is always a nice breeze there.I have been there in July and August.

I will definitely be back is all I can say!

Close to everything. The owner is very nice to deal with and has thought of everything to make your stay the best it can be!

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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We had a great time!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful vacation and enjoyed staying here. My boys (ages 10, 8 and 4) loved being close to the water and had a great time using the kayaks and canoe. The kitchen was well stocked for cooking all of our meals. I was apprehensive about not having air conditioning in July, but it wasn't an issue. The weather was cool and there was good air flow throughout the home.

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nice place

  • 4 of 5

This was our first time renting a place in this area. The house is nice and it really is great for entertaining. We have a large family with lots of small children and this place was a good fit. The owners were very nice to work with. Everything was clean and well kept. The kitchen was nicely stocked. The only thing I might caution about is that one of the 3 bedrooms on the first floor is quite small, with no window. In fact, some might call it a large closet with one twin bed in it. There are ceiling fans, but no AC, and we were there in arguably the hottest time of year, so we did have to make a run to walmart to bring in some extra fans.

The grounds were lovely, and the access to the lake was excellent.

  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2012
  • Stayed: Jul 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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Multiple family vacation

  • 5 of 5

We rented this home August 13-20, 2011 and were very impressed upon arrival. The pictures are not up-to-date on site. It is a wonderful place with lots of room for everyone! Very quiet as there is not a home on the left side when facing the front of house- just woods.

2 gaming rooms, plenty of sleeping, large flat screen now in living room, beautiful dining room extension, hot tub, patio with large SS grill and seating. They even have corn hole tournament boards which we all love to play. We brought a net for badminton and volleyball that set up nicely next to the garage.

It was in the 90's outside on the way there but upon arrival in Deep Creek the temps dropped to 80's and 50's at night. It was wonderful. No problem with outside bugs at all day or evening!! We did fire pit every night! We made use of the 2 canoes that are provided.

Within walking of Deep Creek State Park; 20 mins. to Swallow Falls (great place!) and 5 mins. or so to center of town. Good shopping, fun centers for kids of all ages.

We rented a pontoon and had a blast! Make sure you get to the rental place by 7am to get in line as they usually only allow 4 pontoons avail for 1 day rentals, if you rent for 2 days in a row they will hold for you. Next time we will take in the man-made white water rafting center and the mountain coaster at Wisp which we heard from others, while we were there, were great fun.

You will not be disappointed on this location - we truly had a fantastic vacation at a very reasonable cost to all. You can be quiet and relaxed or as busy as you choose and NEVER be bored. We had (2) 8yr olds and (2) 18yrs old and they all had a great time. We even left the video games home!!!!!

  • Submitted: Sep 13, 2011
  • Stayed: Aug 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
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Something for all

  • 5 of 5

The house was great. Owners keep the place clean, and can't wait to see the finished dinning room addition! Everyone enjoyed sailing, kayaking, and canoeing in the quiet part of the lake. At the end of the day a soak in the hot tub and a game of pool or ping pong was just the thing.

The house was large enough so that family and freinds dropped in, but there was always plenty of room.

At first we were not sure of a house without air conditioning, especially with temperatures as high as 105 degrees on our way to Deep Creek, but the evenings were cool and the area is quiet making for great sleeping weather.

We have already started thinking about a winter ski weekend at the Wisp, and this is tops on the list for places to stay.

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2010
  • Stayed: Jul 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Swanton House Rental Rates

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Aug 27 2016 - Dec 22 2016
3 night minimum stay
Christmas Holiday
Dec 23 2016 - Dec 29 2016
7 night minimum stay
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Christmas /New Year, Federal Holidays call for rates and availability.Seasonal or monthly rentals available, please call for those rates. A 50% deposit will hold reservation. Balance of rental due 30 days before rental date. If reservation is made in less than 30 days, entire rental amount due at reservation. Keys provided in advance of rental by priority mail. A $150.00 security required.

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Swanton House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Lake
  • Lakefront ...
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront ...
  • Broadband Access
  • Fireplace
  • Internet
  • Wireless Internet
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Master Bath
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , with vanity in room
    Bedroom 5 - 1 double
  • Barbecue
  • Boat Dock
  • Canoe
  • Child's Swing
  • Patio
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • autumn foliage
  • festivals
  • forests
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting

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