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Beautiful Chalet on 7 Acres with Private Pond, Fireplace, Hot Tub and Free Wifi

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 2,100 sq. ft.
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths (Sleeps 6)

Overlooking a tranquil pond and stream, the two-story bank of windows and deck in the front of this house make you feel as if you are living in a tree house in the forest. It's truly a tranquil escape from every day life.

Two downstairs bedrooms share a bath. The upstairs loft bedroom has its own bath. The living area on the first floor includes a convenient gas fireplace, flat-screen television with cable and DVD player, a kitchen with an island and dining area. The basement game room has a TV/DVD player, pool table, boardgames, and a Wii. It makes a great playroom. The house includes a hot tub and is equipped with free wi-fi.

This newer construction gives you all the comforts of home but all the quiet and beauty of nature. Sitting on the deck, you can enjoy the sound of the stream flowing past and the panorama of the pond, hemlocks and white pine trees. The area abounds with wildlife and breathtaking foliage in the fall, amazing snowy landscapes in the winter, and lush greenery in the spring and summer. This cozy house sits on seven acres for a secluded atmosphere, a real sense of getting away from the noise and bustle of civilization.

The Benefits at this Chalet: This house is walking distance to Childs Park and a short drive to the 70,000 acre Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area. Hike from house to Dingmans Falls and Childs Park waterfalls. Near to Raymondskill and Bushkill Falls too! Only a few miles from the Delaware River, which features canoeing, kayaking, tubing, and of course, great fishing. The 32-mile McDade trail follows the river and is perfect for biking, hiking and cross-country skiing. The nearby town of Milford, PA features fine restaurants, galleries, and antiquing.

More Details

Owner
Tom O'Keefe
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 13, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

We just returned from a wonderful week in this log chalet. Everything about the home was wonderful. Such a peaceful setting, it was easy to forget about our busy lives and just relax. Everyone agreed we would love to stay here again. We all enjoyed the hot tub too. Our dog thought we chose this home just for him since he was in swimming at the pond everyday. We also enjoyed having campfires in the evenings. All in all - the perfect week!
Oct 2010
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Amenities

Dingmans Ferry Chalet Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • chalet
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 30
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Area
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Rumpus Room
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Bath towels, soap and shampoo provided.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Binoculars
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Shed
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
  • 6 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • swimming
  • water tubing
Notes:
House sits on 7 wooded acres and overlooks a private pond and stream. Fire pit in backyard; wood and fire starter included. This house is adjacent to Childs Park and the 70,000 acre Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area. Hike from house to Dingmans Falls and Childs Park waterfalls. Only a few miles from from the Delaware River which features canoeing, kayaking, tubing, and of course, great fishing. The 32 mile McDade trail follows the river and is perfect for biking, hiking and cross-country skiing. The nearby town of Milford, PA features fine restaurants, art galleries, and antiquing (see the Travel and Leisure piece on Milford: http://www.travelandleisure.com).

Reviews

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Beautiful cabin in a beautiful setting!

  • 5 of 5

This chalet will definitely be an annual vacation destination for us! The house is spacious and very clean and has everything that you need. The property is private and serene and just gorgeous. The owner was so quick to respond and offer assistance if needed. Truly a five star accommodation!!

  • Submitted: Oct 30, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful home, wonderful owners, amazing setting!

  • 5 of 5

We can’t say enough good thing about our stay at the Deep Hallow cabin. Tom was wonderful and accommodating. And it was a great place for our team to come together to plan, reflect and do some team building. Local waterfalls make perfect mini-escapes, and the cabin felt like you’re coming home every time you step foot inside. Looking forward to staying again!

  • Submitted: Oct 29, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
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5

A Great Place for a Getaway Weekend!

  • 5 of 5

This is a beautiful place and location to go to during peak season in the fall. The leaves were very pretty, especially down by they private pond. The Chalet had everything necessary for a comfortable stay and is kept in very good condition. Despite the very few neighbors, you feel as if you are staying in the only home around for miles as the feeling is very quiet and serene.

  • Submitted: Oct 23, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very peaceful and beautiful in October.

  • 5 of 5

The chalet was very comfortable with all the amenities of home. The outdoor fire pit and comfortable chairs were so lovely in the evenings. The area surrounding was delightful to visit, Milford and other small towns. We also visited an apple orchard in New York, one hour away. Every drive was just beautiful and colorful. Would definitely recommend for a visit to the Poconos.

  • Submitted: Oct 10, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
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Beautiful setting in a perfect home

  • 5 of 5

Everything about this charming home and surrounding property was perfect! The home was larger than I expected with large open kitchen and living room. Comfortable beds and pet friendly.

thank you Tom for making our visit fantastic!

  • Submitted: Sep 15, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
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A New Annual Tradition!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I planned a trip to the chalet that included our children (3.5yo son and 1.5yo daughter), our Beagle, my parents, and their Bishon. Upon arrival I was immediately impressed with the tranquil surroundings, the well-kept state of the chalet, and the superb cleanliness of the chalet (which I have found can be hard to find in a vacation rental home). The house had every cooking tool, amenity that you needed, super cozy beds and sheets (I actually messaged Tom asking where he found those great sheets), and a very responsive caretaker/owner (Tom). We were out of trash bags one night and one message to Tom and he had trash bags on the front steps by the next morning! He was also very helpful answering any and all of my many questions about the area. My parents forgot dog food for their pup and were able to get it easily in the local town of Milford.

There is so much to do! Cable and internet were very easy to use, the den in the basement provided a place for my dad to sneak away after a day of fishing and watch old westerns, and there were plenty of games and books available! The furniture was tastefully coordinated and super clean and comfy! Outside there is a hot tub that we didn't use (but plan on it next year) and the pond is just steps away from the back steps. My 3.5yo son caught his first fish in the pond and I caught a catfish!!! We were able to hike around the property in the woods, which was just enough for our little ones. There are local hiking trails, but we didn't make it to them this time. We cooked or grilled for every meal and never felt that we longed for an amenity/cooking tool. Needless to say, we plan on returning to the chalet! It's a new annual family tradition! Thanks again Tom!!

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
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Nearest Airport
75 Miles
Newark Airport, Avoca (Scranton), Philadelphia
Nearest Barpub
7 Miles
Failte Irish Bar and Restaurant
Nearest Golf
6 Miles
Cliff Park Golf, Shawnee
Nearest Train
20 Miles
Port Jervis, NY
Nearest Motorway
15 Miles
Route 84
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
The ForkLift, Good Times Pizza
Nearest Ski
20 Miles
Shawnee and Camelback
Nearest Beach
8 Miles
Milford Beach
Car: necessary

Other Activities: Health/Beauty Spa, Boating, Kayaking, Canoeing, Wildlife Viewing, Small Town Gift Shopping, Art Galleries, festivals, and access to Delaware River Beaches and shoreline. Great hiking trails with spectacular waterfalls. Also miles of biking trails along the Delaware River (McDade Trail). Visit www.DiscoverPikePa.com for much more information.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
Cleaning fee $100 + Tax
Tax Rate 9.0%

Check in is 4pm; check out is 11am.
Primary renter must be at least 30 years of age.
Dogs welcome (maximum of two) who are not aggressive or incessant barkers.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.