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Luxury 6 bedroom Log Home w/ HOT TUB/close to 7 Spring & Hidden Valley Resorts

Bedrooms 6
Space 4,600 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights


About the property

LOG HOME, 6 Bedroom, 4 Bath sleeps 12 NO BACHELOR PARTIES on 40 acres

This custom built log retreat in a peaceful mountain setting surrounded by 40 acres of private land is the 10 year project of the owner. A beautiful 6 bedroom, 4 bathroom cabin with a large wrap around porch, partially covered, with a hot tub.

GRANITE counter tops, upscale built-in appliances and bar seating in the gourmet kitchen is perfect for family gatherings. Dining area with table seating for a minimum of 8 with an additional 8 at breakfast bar. Another kitchen is located on the lower level adjacent to the recreation room with pool table and comfortable seating for TV/movie watching.

Two story great room with plenty of windows and stone fireplace is ideal for relaxing and enjoying the outdoor wooded view. SIX PERSON HOT TUB located off main level great room.

Outdoor entertaining beckons with a Large wrap around deck, gas grill and plenty of seating. The outdoor fire-pit stocked with cord wood is the favorite spot for roasting marshmallow and telling stories under the star studded mountain sky.

Close proximity to resorts but without the noise and traffic. Located in the heart of the Laurel Highlands and Forbes State Forest, a host of recreational pursuits await you from Downhill skiing and snowmobiling to fishing in high mountain lakes and white water rafting.

Laurel Hideaway is 10 miles from Seven Springs and 3 miles from Hidden Valley.

A private pond is available for catch and release fishing to guests of this home.

More Details

Shari DeNardo
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 17, 2018

About Shari DeNardo

Pittsburgh native, active local businessman, enjoys skiing, hiking, hunting, fishing.

Shari DeNardo purchased this cabin in 2001

Why Shari DeNardo chose Somerset

Built the Cabin for a private mountain retreat that was still close in proximity to Laurel Highlands and resorts.

What makes this cabin unique

This property is unique because of its close proximity to resorts and recreation, yet it is nestled among a forest of trees, on a mountaintop that is peaceful, serene and tranquil. It encourages family time and relaxation. The only noise you hear is the rustling of the trees.


Somerset Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 4600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 16
  • Min. age of primary renter: 26
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Prior approval for bachelor parties No Prom groups
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Resort ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Mobile Phone ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Fireplace ...
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 16 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Master - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16
  • MASTER SUITE - 1 king , With private bath.
    Bedroom 3 NEW - 1 bunk bed , Bunk bed with double bottom and twin top
    Bedroom 5 lower level - 1 bunk bed , Bunk bed with double bottom and twin top
    Bedroom 6 lower level - 1 bunk bed , Bunk bed with double bottom and twin top
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , 2nd master suite on main level
    Bedroom 4 New - 1 bunk bed , Bunk bed with double bottom and twin top
    Loft 2nd level open - Queen inflatable mattress with linens
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • hunting small game
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
Outdoor campfire areas with cordwood and seating


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Luxury 6 bedroom Log Home w/ HOT TUB/close to 7 Spring & Hidden Valley Resorts
average rating of 4.928571 based on 28 reviews

Presidents Day weekend - 3 families

  • 5 of 5

Great times - easy lay out so kids and parents can be under 1 roof but split and playing. Geothermal running through the floors was awesome to come out of the cold and walk around.

  • Submitted: Feb 25, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Roomy and great place with a good location

  • 5 of 5

Place was very clean and spacious, a lot of amendaties without even leaving the house, close to hidden valley and seven springs! Owner was very helpful! Would highly recommend it to anyone and would definitely go back!

  • Submitted: Feb 22, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful log cabin getaway

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful and larger than expected. Jack was able to get back quickly to any and all questions. Close distance to Hidden Valley and 7 Springs

  • Submitted: Feb 6, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great Family fall retreat

  • 5 of 5

Our family has stayed in the Laurel Highlands most falls for the last several years. This home was perfect. It provided lots of space and comfort. We have 3 married children with each having children. So with the 4 families at the home, we all could have separate parts of the home to occupy but yet be all together for entire family time as well. My married son said this was his favorite fall home that we have stayed in. Thank you Jack and Shari.

We trust we can stay again.

  • Submitted: Oct 23, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Excellent property with lots of amenities. Plenty of bedrooms and bathrooms. Well taken care of. The owner is very friendly and helpful. The hospitality shown to us was wonderful and we are looking to book again in the future.

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Property for Family, Winter or Summer.

  • 5 of 5

Had 10 adults and 5 kids stay over 4th of July. Everyone had plenty of space to sleep with the 2br/ba downstairs, the 3br/2ba on the main floor and the upstairs open loft to the living room and 1br/ba.

Living space was massive, with an 8 person kitchen/breakfast bar open to both the Living Room and 8 person dining table. Living room has 2 doors that open up to the rear deck. Two separate seating areas, one off the wider part of the deck with a Propane Grill/Table and seating and another lounging area for 7+ near the hot tub. The deck continues around the side and wraps around the front of the house, where there are additional benches/chairs. Second living room/pool table/kitchen in the basement as well. Outside between the house and detached garage was a fire pit area, plenty of wood and chairs.

Pittsburg was about an hour, 40 minutes to FallingWater & Ohiopyle Areas and 20 minutes to Somerset, PA.

Could not have been happier with how helpful Shari and Jack were during our stay and they responded very quickly to our enquiries.

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Idlewild and SoakZone
Idlewild & SoakZone, founded in 1878, is the third longest-operating amusement park in the U...
Nearest Airport
80 Miles
Latrobe / 40 minutes or Pittsburgh IA
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Hidden Valley Resort or Laurel Mt. Inn
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Hidden Valley Resort
Nearest Motorway
10 Miles
Interstate 76
Nearest Restaurant
2.6 Miles
Laurel Mountain Inn
Nearest Ski
3 Miles
Hidden Valley Resort
Car: necessary

The Laurel Highlands offers a vast array of activities from recreational pursuits to cultural interests.

Adventurous recreational pursuits include downhill skiing, cross-country skiing, snowmobiling, tubing, zip-lining, mountain biking and, of course, some of the best whitewater rafting in the eastern US at Ohiopyle State Park.

Nature enthusiasts will love hiking, biking, fishing, hunting, swimming horseback riding, and bird watching. Fall foliage is especially spectacular.

Cultural interests include: Fort Ligonier, Fort Necessity, historical Route 40, Frank Lloyd Wright's Fallingwater and Kentuck Knob antiquing, wineries and covered bridges.

For the more discerning traveler, there are a host of golf courses, resort activities, fine dining and world class spas.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $99
Refundable damage deposit $400
Maintenance and final clean $295 + Tax
Tax Rate 9.0%

Holiday rates vary
Discounts available for spring/fall rentals
Minimum age to rent is 26 years
No pets and no smoking
A 2.5% processing fee will be deducted from refundable security deposit if payment is by credit card.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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