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Autumn Foliage at AuBern House, a Lake Wallenpaupack Lakefront Cabin

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Cottage, 2 Bedrooms + Loft, 1 Bath, Sleeps 6 maximum.

Check out the new lakefront excavation project that improves safety and erosion control. Come enjoy a beautiful mountain cabin on Lake Wallenpaupack. Variable nightly rates with special discount to our premier returning visitors. See notes in Rate Section.

Lakefront cabin on Lake Wallenpaupak in the private community of Sunny Point. Our lakefront vacation cabin commands one of the best locations on the lake. The cabin is a perfect get-a-way in any season. Two large picture windows facing eastward provide an unobstructed lake view. Stroll down a gentle sloping flat stone pathway to the lakeside patio for morning coffee and a beautiful sunrise. When evening rolls around take in the awesome glow of a moon rising above the mountains with your favorite beverage. Schmann's Nature Reserve directly across the cove restricts development meaning an uninhabited, wooded shoreline to mountaintop. Good hiking there too!

So that maximum pleasure is enjoyed, during the summer season 6 to 7 night minimum stay is preferred.

Enjoy swimming, fishing, boating, sailing from our private dock or enjoy the warmth of the summer sun by just sunbathing! Fall foliage is alive with fantastic blends of red, gold, yellow, brown leaves you can view right from the cabin. In winter, snuggle up to the full stone fireplace after a day of ice fishing or snowmobiling. No need to go anywhere, just enjoy being at the lake.

This home is family inherited from my parents Audrey and Bernie (AuBern) and great for families with children and pets. Yes, we are pet friendly! Cabin features two bedrooms with queen beds and a large loft for the kids. The loft has two single beds. Six people can sleep comfortably between both downstairs and loft.

Improvements continue! A 2016 shoreline excavation project repaired the lakeside patio, created a built in fireplace, built 5 inch high steps from Pennsylvania blue stone with hand railing. and flat stone pathway to the cabin.

A new stair case was installed from the first floor to the basement. Accessing the washer/dryer is so much easier without needing to go outside!

A custom bathroom is all rage! Cement trough sink with pour faucet, Italian floor tiles, corian tub surround, and updgraded eco-toilet.

A large area wood deck spans the entire frontside of the cabin. Bar-b-ques, picnics and general entertaining are ideal for guests and friends.

You can tell we love our cabin and know you will too!

Keywords: Lake front, cottage, cabin, wooded lot, Lake Wallenpaupack, private dock, sunrise, vacation, romantic getaway

More Details

Owner
Rick
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
October 21, 2017

About Rick

This is a family heritage cabin acquired in 1964 and it has been THE vacation spot for us and friends. We live in Hawaii and return several times a year to enjoy 'the serenity of a clear blue mountain lake' and change of seasons.

Rick purchased this cabin in 1964

Why Rick chose Pennsylvania

Our cabin has been in the family for over five decades. We love the wooded shoreline of the lake. Close to Scranton-Wilkes Barre, New York City, Newark International Airport. The quaint town of Hawley is less than five miles away. The area is a good location for antique shopping, fall foliage viewing, summer fun.

What makes this cabin unique

Lake Wallenpaupack is notable for fishing, hunting, and most all water sports. We enjoy our private dock for swimming, boating, and skipping rocks. You can row across the cove to the Schmann's Nature Reserve to hike along the trails. Or boat over to Epply Island for a picnic lunch and exploring. In the fall, the mountainside explode with color!

Map

Nearest Beach
0.02 Miles
100
Car: necessary

Orignial style Gumble Brothers cabin. Knotty pine interior, full stone fireplace and mantle, renovated with new custom bathroom, wood siding on lakefront side, two large Anderson picture windows for full, unobstructed lake view. Gentle sloping flat stone pathway to private dock. Lakeside blue stone patio and fireplace with chairs for morning coffee and sunrise or evening view of moonrise and your favorite refreshing beverage. Enjoy an evening campfire by the lakeside designated firepit. Limited supply of firewood available on the property. Please conserve for future guests.

Amenities

Sunny Point Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront
  • Mountain View
  • Water View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Fireplace
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Newly renovated in October 2013. Custom cement trough sink, Italian tile floor, Corian tub surround, Delta rainhead shower with hand sprayer, new fixtures.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • One queen size bed in each first floor bedroom and two single beds in the loft. Two people allowed to sleep in queen beds and one each in the single beds.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Notes:
Orignial style Gumble Brothers cabin.

Reviews

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average rating of 5.0 based on 23 reviews
5

WONDERFUL 2ND STAY AT AUBURN HOUSE!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I just returned from our 2nd vacation at Auburn House and it won't be our last. When we arrived the house was impeccably clean. Lake Wallenpaupak is as beautiful as ever and the surroundings are peaceful and serene. The upgrades to the swimming dock, walkway to the Lake and the fire pit have only added to it's beauty and charm. Thank you Rick for another fabulous vacation at your beautiful lakefront home. We're already looking forward to our trip back there next year!

Cathy, David and Joanie

  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great home, great location

  • 5 of 5

This is a wonderful comfortable and relaxing home. The proximity to the bait store, ice cream shop and grocery store was just awesome! Not to mention that the lake is a short 20 yards from the back porch. The weather was spectacular and we found this to be a great week vacation for the whole family. The kids swam, fished and just generally enjoyed the outdoor experience altogether. Will absolutely be doing this again...because I'm coming back for the large channel cat that broke my line at the dock!

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Relax and Enjoy!

  • 5 of 5

Wonderfully well equipped and clean rental on beautiful lake Wallenpaupack. Updated dock and added fire patio area by the lake were pluses. Linens and all needed bath and beach towels provided save on a lot of packing. Your neighbors are close so don't expected a secluded setting. Weekends are very busy but during the week there is peace and quiet and the lake is less busy. We hope to return next year!

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Quiet, Relaxing Getaway

  • 5 of 5

The house is super cozy and exactly what you need if you're looking for a quick, quiet getaway. We went during the off season so it was great to be able to sit out by the lake with a glass of wine and the fire going with no one around to disturb you. The house was clean and exactly what we were expecting. They allow dogs which was why we decided on this house. Little did we know, the house is a two minute drive away from a hiking trail! The dogs absolutely loved it! Couldn't have asked for a better weekend at Lake Wallenpaupack!

  • Submitted: Jun 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great lake house!!

  • 5 of 5

House is extremely well appointed, has everything you need for a comfortable stay. The dock is great and there is a great lakeside fire pit. There was even a boat that we could use. The location is great. Dealing with Rick before, during and after was incredibly easy with very quick replies to any questions!

  • Submitted: May 22, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful weekend!

  • 5 of 5

We just got back from a weekend stay at the Aubern House and we had a great time. l really like that house, it was very clean on arrival. The house had everything one could possibly need it to, Kitchen, Bathrooms, bedrooms etc. Our dogs had a great time as well. Rick was very friendly and nice. Rick Thank you for allowing us to share in your beatiful house. Sincerely,

Carmen & Family :)

  • Submitted: Feb 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $150
Card processing $40
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 6.0%

Premier visitor rates and terms. If you are a returning visitor, then a $50 per night discount applies for summer of 2017 and no pet deposit and damage deposit is waived.

Check-in time is after 4:00PM, checkout by 9:00AM. Inquire with Jean if alternate times are desired.
Cancellation policy: If cancelling a reservation a full refund minus $75 fee if total reserved time is re-booked. Prorated refund is provided for partial re-booking. No refund if any reserved time is not re-booked.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.