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Newly Remodeled Pennsylvania Home Away From Home

Bedrooms 4
Space 2,400 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

4 Bedroom, 2 Bath Brick Ranch, Granite Counter Tops And New Furniture

Relax in this newly remodeled brick ranch that has 2 levels of clean comfortable living offering all the comforts of home plus more. Perfect for families with small children or for family reunions. The well-equipped kitchen features granite counter tops and brand new stainless steel appliances with a rustic slate floor. The large covered deck has a gas grill and patio furniture for an evening meal and time to enjoy good conversations with friends and family, or simply relax on the porch swing on the shaded porch while reading a book. There is an additional enclosed patio area on the lower level. On cold winter nights snuggle up in front of the gas fireplace in the living room after a day on the slopes.

Our home is tastefully decorated with country charm and has hardwood floors throughout the main level. Each bedroom is decorated in a theme. The Americana bedroom, white birch tree bedroom and the quilting/shabby chic bedroom have queen sized beds. The fishing room has a bunk bed. For guests with a larger party we have roll away beds and a full size futon in the rec room.

There are two full baths. The upstairs bathroom features a large granite counter top and rustic pine ceramic floors. There is also a full size bathroom downstairs adjacent to the rec room, bonus room, and laundry room.

Other amenities include a gas fireplace, new leather furniture, free WiFi , 32' and 50' flat screen TVs, pool table, ping pong table, dart board, poker table, unique penny bar.

This vacation getaway is located in the small town of Leighton found in the Pocono mountain region. Just 1-2 hours away from new york, new jersey, and Philadelphia. It is near blue mountain and located near the foothills of the Pocono mountains. There is easy access to many local attractions…just 5 minutes from historic Jim Thorpe where you can dine, shop, and stroll through the town. Penn’s peak just 10-15 minutes away offers concerts and dining. Countless outdoor activities are minutes away including whitewater rafting in the Lehigh river(Jim Thorpe), skiing (blue mountain, camel back, big boulder) , hiking and mountain biking (Jim Thorpe, Appalachian trail) , Lehigh gorge state park, Beltzville state park, and Poconos raceway.

Our home is a nonsmoking, pet free home. Must be a minimum of 25 years old to rent this house.

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Lehighton House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 11
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , large granite countertop with full size mirror
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , very cool rustic design
  • Bathrooms newly remodeled: upstairs bath has granite counter tops, shower/tub with glass doors. Downstairs bathroom, spacious walk-in shower with ceramic tile and pebble floor.
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , bunk bed and 1 roll away
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 baby crib , Pack and play in closet
    Bedroom 5 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Full size futon(sleeps 2)
  • Queen size bed (3), twin bed (2 in the form of bunk bed), roll away bed (2), futon (1 full, 1 single)
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • autumn foliage
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • gambling casinos
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(20 traveler reviews)

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Newly Remodeled Pennsylvania Home Away From Home
average rating of 4.9 based on 20 reviews
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Perfect Location

  • 5 of 5

Great host, flexible and easy to work with. Can't recommend enough

  • Submitted: Jan 2, 2018
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fun Weekend in a Charming Home

  • 5 of 5

The pics of this house do not do it justice! So lovely and charming. Each room is special and decorated with great finds. My extended family and I had a wonderful time relaxing in this warm and inviting space. The home owners provided lots of detailed info regarding the home as well as the area. We will definitely return again:)

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
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perfect for our family reunion!

  • 5 of 5

The house suited us perfectly. Kitchen was well equipped. Beds were comfortable and linens were of nice quality and there were plenty of towels!! The many decks and seating areas were good as the teens could hang out without the adults! We loved being so close to the Giant which had everything we needed for our 3-day visit. We would love to return next June!

  • Submitted: Jun 25, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
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Great house, extremely clean & well equipped.

  • 5 of 5

Stayed at the Hinkle Haus this past weekend for Memorial Day and it was great. The pictures do not do the house justice. It is extremely clean, and well equipped. We loved that there was many different sections in the house to hang out. We would definite come back again

  • Submitted: May 30, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful family stay

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in the house for 2 nights with another family and our stay was perfect! We came for snow tubing at Blue Mountain and it was only 20 minutes away. The town of Jim Thorpe is also very close.

The home is very well maintained and very clean. The owners have taken every detail into consideration and it really shows! We would definitely stay here again!

  • Submitted: Feb 20, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
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Nice and cozy

  • 5 of 5

We had such a great time in the house. House is very nice and clean. Cool basement with plenty to do - tennis table, games, TV... Love the porch and sunny room. We liked everything about this house, and the fact, that owners were available to talk to us any time if needed. Recommended!!

  • Submitted: Jan 1, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2016
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Robin Masker & Debbie Bridgman
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 20, 2018

About Robin Masker & Debbie Bridgman

Sisters, Debbie Bridgman and Robin Masker grew up in this area. We both graduated from the Lehighton Area School District and moved out of the area living the lives of military wives. After living the military life we settled down in two separate parts of the country. Robin is now a teacher in the St Louis area, and Debbie is a deputy for Broward County in Ft. Lauderdale and owns Blue Herron Ranch in Southwest Ranches, FL.

Robin Masker & Debbie Bridgman purchased this house in 1964

Why Robin Masker & Debbie Bridgman chose Lehighton

We are sisters, Robin Masker and Debbie Bridgman. In the early 60's our father worked several jobs to provide his family with this house, he even helped build it. This is where we grew up and we have so many memories. When we inherited the house we decided to keep it and put a lot of hard work into renovating and adding our decorating touch to return it to its former glory. Even though our jobs took us to different states, we will always call Pennsylvania our home. We come back to stay in the house often to visit family we have in the area and during the times we aren't there we rent it out as a vacation rental. We hope that you have a pleasant stay and enjoy staying in our home...'the house that built us'.


Mount Airy Lodge
Penn's Peak
Pocono Whitewater Adventures
Nearest Airport
23 Miles
ABE Airport, Allentown
Nearest Train
80 Miles
Amtrak, Philidelphia
Nearest Restaurant
1.5 Miles
Nearest Ski
13 Miles
Blue Mountain Ski Resort

There are many activities in every season of the year. Winter we have skiing, ice skating and snowboarding. Spring and Summer there is hiking, white water rafting and biking. Fall is peak fall foliage in the Pocono Mountains and hunting season begins. Throughout the year there are many types of festivals, winery tours and sightseeing.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $125
Damage Deposit $300

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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