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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 an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
January 22, 2018

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 Chalet on 7 Acres with Private Pond, Fireplace, Hot Tub and Free Wifi
average rating of 4.9636364 based on 59 reviews
5

Spacious, well kept, comfortable, tasteful, clean house with nature on the doorstep.

  • 5 of 5

We (5 of us) enjoyed our stay at Tom's chalet. We had my 93- year old father and my 1.5 year old grandson with us. The house proved comfortable for everyone. A spacious downstairs living area had room for some to read, others to cook, play, run around or watch tv. Our elder enjoyed walking in the forrest without having to travel far for it and playing pool or chess in the well equipped basement game room. For me it was important that the house was subtly and tastefully decorated.

Communication with Tom was easy and to the point. When we had a little glitch with the Internet, we emailed Tom and he sorted it out over the phone in several minutes.

Highly recommend.

Hope to return one day.

  • Submitted: Dec 26, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful location, very well equipped house, gracious & accessible host

  • 5 of 5

We were five men, extending over three generations, joining in a new experience for us. Of course, the people-sharing-part of the weekend was our focus. However, the house and the awesome trails (easy to medium) were the perfect complement to a perfect weekend.

The hot tub, on a brisk night added the right spirit, as an after dinner event. Nice pool table, well equipped kitchen, three queen beds plus two sofas that can each accommodate a person were all features that contributed to all of leaving with smiles on our faces but sad to go.

  • Submitted: Dec 14, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful

  • 5 of 5

This is our 6th year of staying at this chalet. Secluded, quiet, overall great place! The owner Tom is a gentleman, last year the hot tub had an issue, he had a repairman there fixing it within an hour. Great firepit. Hope to book a stay this summer. Highly recommend.

  • Submitted: Dec 11, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great chalet.

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our week at the chalet for the second year in a row! This place was perfect for our girls trip! Definitely plan to visit again.

  • Submitted: Nov 15, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

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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5

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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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.