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Large Lakefront Home With It's Own Private Beach

Bedrooms 6
Half Baths1
Space 4,100 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

House, 6 Bedrooms + Loft, 6 Baths (Sleeps 12)

Lakefront with lake on all 3 sides! Looking for the family retreat? You just found it. This charming 6 Bedroom Lake House with sunken living room with imposing floor to ceiling stone fireplace. Two Dining Areas with combined seating for up to 14 people. Every Bedroom Has A Lake View, most having private deck. Loft area and partially finished recreation room with ping pool table. So much space covering more than 3800 square feet. Nestled in the heart of the Poconos, this gorgeous home has it's own exclusive Private Beach.

David Samad
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
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Calendar last updated:
August 14, 2017

About David Samad

Born in London. Lived in New Jersey for over 30 years. Married with three grown up children.

David Samad purchased this house in 2012

Why David Samad chose Poconos

We have always admired this very special unique six bedroom Lake House which sits majestically on a peninsular on West Emerald Lake. The Lake House commands lake views from every bedroom and has the rare luxury of it's own private beach.

What makes this house unique

If you want complete solitude and reconnect with mother nature, you've found the right house.


Long Pond House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 4100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Lake
  • Lakefront
  • Waterfront
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Wood Stove
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 14 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 5 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 6 - 2 twin/ single
  • All Bedrooms have views of West Emerald Lake
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Boat
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Pedal Boat
  • Sailboat
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
  • Yard
  • alternative lifestyle
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • cinemas
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • rafting
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
We own a Pedal Boat & a Row Boat that may be rented for $50.00 per day or $250.00 per week. A waiver must be signed ahead of rental. Live vests are included in boat rentals and must be worn at all times by all occupants of the boats.


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Large Lakefront Home With It's Own Private Beach
average rating of 4.7 based on 10 reviews

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  • 4 of 5

Very nice, secluded, definitely needs some upgrades. the one thing that freaked us out was the raccoons running around during the day. hope you fix the leaky faucets soon too. plenty of room, but you could set them up a little better, maybe that big room in the back, with the loft, you could set up as a bunk room. oh, and its almost impossible to get up in that loft. Really enjoyed the beach at the mountains, great having boats to use.

  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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The house was very spacious and situated in a serene beautiful spot

  • 5 of 5

Very spacious and peaceful property. My three kids and two dogs loved the lake. All the fishing and lounging around, having quality family time together at this home was priceless

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: So pleased you had a wonderful time. All the Best! David
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Beautiful, secluded location.

  • 4 of 5

Spacious house on a great, quiet lake.

  • Submitted: Jun 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The location and house was perfect!

  • 5 of 5

This past August we rented this home and the home next door. This was for a week of children and grandchildren in one family having a cousins' and siblings time with their parents and grandparents. The house was lovely with loads of room - so much so, that we didn't even use all the beds! Everything was spic and span clean! The little beach at this lake was a great place for the cousins to play and enjoy themselves. We also had the use of a kayak, a canoe and a rowboat and used them all on this beautiful lake.

We also were close enough to activities to do with the children whether it was rafting, ziplining, touring, swimming at the pool within the development, etc.

This was definitely one of the best places we've ever rented!

  • Submitted: Oct 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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great experience for extended family

  • 5 of 5

We had more room than we needed in this large house. We found everything we expected and wanted, including the private beach with plenty of clean white sand, boats and the secluded location on a small peninsula. The house was well cleaned and prepared upon our arrival. We especially appreciate the provision of sheets and towels, in contrast to most other properties we have visited, thus eliminating the major chore of bringing our own.

There is a balcony that requires caution when supervising young children. The separation between slats in the railing (approx. 8"? -- but I didn't measure) is probably too narrow even for my 2-year old grandson to fall through, but it was a bit scary. There is also a sofa pulled up against that railing, and I worried about small children wrestling on it. I suppose the sofa could be moved temporarily away from the balcony, but in our case the problem did not arise.

We enjoyed our stay.

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A great weekend getaway.

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time on the Lake. The property was beautiful. The house was big and we had no trouble sleeping 10 adults comfortably.

  • Submitted: Jun 2, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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We are a 100 Miles west of NYC and 100 miles drive from Philly. The Lake House is situated on the tip of the peninsular with lake views from almost every room in the house. Has the added rare benefit of having it's own private beach. Swimming in West Emeral Lake is permitted but only if you purchase amenity passes which are a small nominal additional charge (Call David for more details).The amenity pass will also allow use of all the other Community wide activities such as the use of the public beaches swimming pools (indoors and out) and basketball & tennis courts.


Rates & Availability

Long Pond House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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My Standard Rate
Aug 2 2017 - Jan 2 2019
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150



You will find a binder of the House Rules and ELA By-Laws on the kitchen counter. Please take a few minutes to read these rules carefully for important information about the House and the strictly enforced Rules & Regulations of the Emerald Lakes Residential Community.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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