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Rustic Cabin Lake Home~very clean~pets welcome~great rates~view of lake~peacef

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Book your Summer vacation now! Lots to do many extras!

Beautiful re-furbished, 4 bedroom, new bathroom cabin lake house..Sleeps 8.. View of lake from the front sun-screened room. Located across from the lakes only boat launch! ...Walking distance to many amenities, night life, restaurants, gift shops, etc....'Kick your feet up and relax!'... Huge property with a very quiet setting where you can 'hand feed' the deer right off the back screened porch!

My home is very inviting and relaxing.... Interior consists of all knotty pine and beautiful re-finished hard wood floors. (As shown in pics).. It's decor is consistant of a true mountain lake cabin home. It truly fits the criteria if you want the true mountain experience!..

Newly constructed bathroom, 4 bedrooms, 2 queen beds, 1 full, and set of bunk beds...

Just added, a newly remodeled game room with new berber carpeting, bar area, big TV and pool table!...'No need to drive.'...Save your $$$ and have fun at home!!!

I recently installed a 'gas' fireplace in the living room just in time for the cold Winter weather!..So, when you get in from a cold day on the slopes, just turn on the fireplace and snuggle up with a good movie from my dvd collection!..No need to hassle with messy firewood!!..

Plenty of parking!..2 car garage for Winter and driveway has additional 4 to 5 spaces for visitors, boats, jet skis, etc.

I recently constructed a great back yard patio complete with a barbecue grill, picnic table,2 person shaded patio swing,additional seating area with a new fireplace and benches. ( Don't forget the marshmallows for the kids ! ).

Summer, bring your own boat or use one of ours 'free of charge!'.Fishing has been great on the lake this season!.. Especially for 'Big mouth Bubba bass!' Choice of a 14' row boat on trailer complete with electric motors, charged battery, all ready to go. Maybe get some exercise in our Coleman canoe complete with paddles!...I just added a paddle boat, located down at the boat launch as well!...Or just take the kids down to the dock with many provided poles and tackle!.

( I provide a key to the boat launch gate..$75.00 deposit required for key..)....We also supply life vests, fishing poles,tackle box, coolers and beach chairs as well.. All you need is the bait!!..Firewood is available for $5 per bundle.

Winter is fabulous, centered between Big Boulder and Jack Frost ski areas. If that's not enough, ice skating and ice fishing are on the 'to do list' as well!...Want to warm up on those cold winter days?'..Take a mile drive to Split Rock Lodge's indoor water park ' H20000s!....

I can provide bed linens,but you will need to bring towels, toiletries, ect. A complimentary roll of toilet paper & paper towels provided at first. I have a washer and dryer if needed. Plenty of warm blankets! No need to pack extra..

My home has many ammenities: Cable tv, coffee pot, toaster, new outside gas grill for grilling, ice maker, aluminum foil, trash bags, corn to feed the deer,china ware for special occasions like Thanksgiving dinner, Christmas dinner, etc..

Upon request I may be negotiable with pricing, especially with off-season!..Please feel free to contact me with any questions you may have..

THANK YOU FOR TAKING A PEEK AT MY HOME!!..Looking forward to hearing from you!!.....MANY THANKS!!...LOUISE

More Details

Owner
Louise Zimmerman
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 22, 2017

About Louise Zimmerman

My Grandfather build our home on the lake about 60 years ago..We all have enjoyed being being able to share our home over the years....Because of recent passing of family members I have become the sole owner now...I recently started leasing my home because of the decline in the economy makes it difficult to be able to afford the costs of up-keep and taxes, etc..I hope my visitors will take great care of my family home as we did throughout our lives..

Why Louise Zimmerman chose Lake Harmony Area

Lake Harmony has been a beautiful retreat for our family to share for many decades..We have a very quaint, tight knit community at the lake..Many of us have lived here a long time in which we passed down our homes for many generations..Lake Harmony is one of the first established lake communities in the Pocono mountains..You will feel heart-warming upon entering our community!

What makes this house unique

My home consists of all hardwood floors and walls made of knotty pine..We spend alot of time on the front sun-room in Summer as well in the Winter...We have a glimmer of the lake located across the street...Our property consists of huge Hemlock trees, rhododenderon trees, mountain laurel. ferns, etc...The deer are soo tame here you can hand-feed them out in the back yard! They come begging anytime, day or night...Don't forget to bring some extra snacks for them..I also provide corn on the back porch for them..It doesn't get any better than this!!!....I promise!!

Amenities

Lake Harmony House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Water View ...
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Covered Parking
  • Garage ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave ...
  • Refrigerator ...
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1 Full size tub with shower/Vanity
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 bunk bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 double
  • Queen size Beds (2), Double Beds, Double (1), Bunk Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • ski lift privileges
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(55 traveler reviews)

Rustic Cabin Lake Home~very clean~pets welcome~great rates~view of lake~peacef
average rating of 4.927273 based on 55 reviews
5

Great clean and comfortable home in great location.

  • 5 of 5

Very clean, accommodating and comfortable home. Everything you need for a quiet getaway. The owner Louise was very nice and easy to contact. I would definitely recommend this property and would definitely go back again.

  • Submitted: Jan 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

The pictures really don't do it justice

  • 5 of 5

My friends and I had considered some more modern alternatives but settled on here because we wanted a real cabin experience. We were far from disappointed.

The first thing you notice when you walk through the front door is that the place simply radiates rustic charm. You can tell it's a cabin with real history, and that adds a lot to the atmosphere. Louise has also done a tremendous job of keeping it clean and well-maintained.

The kitchen is fully stocked, which was great for us since we ended up doing all the cooking there. We spent most of the time alternating between cooking, playing board games, and telling stories out by the fire pit in the back. It's worth noting that while we were there Louise had some piles fire wood in the garage that you could buy instead of having to run out to the store. They went completely unnoticed until the last night we were there.

There are quite a few shops within walking distance, all of which are locally owned. You'll have to venture a little further out if you're looking for produce, but they've got pretty much anything else you might need.

Louise herself was a pleasure to rent from. She's friendly, honest, and really rather generous. She came by at one point to collect the payment and we all just fell in love with her. I'm sure we'll be looking to rent again next year.

Oh, and it's true. The deer really do eat out of your hand.

  • Submitted: Dec 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the wonderful review !.. I greatly appreciate it and looking forward to next year!.. it makes me happy that you were thrilled with the old-time rustic charm that my home has to offer !.. it's not perfect but I'm glad you felt like it was home !.. you guys are the best many thanks again always my best, Louise
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5

Awesome Lake Harmony rental

  • 5 of 5

A lot of space at this rental. Full basement with a pool table. Front and back enclosed porches. The deer are so friendly they will eat corn out of your hand!

  • Submitted: Nov 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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New Castle, DE
5

Great place to getaway

  • 5 of 5

This will have been our 4th year staying at the cabin. It is always clean, has plenty of space and it is in a great location. The owner, Louise is just the best. We will be back again next year that is for sure.

  • Submitted: Nov 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks guys! Your the best!
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King of Prussia, PA
5

Cozy place, great location!!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great week here! The house is located right across from the lake with many restaurants and shops in walking distance. The highlight is the deer that come to visit you in the serene backyard, allowing you to feed them out of the palm of your hand. Very exciting for animal and nature lovers! Also, the pool table and dart board in the game room are a fun way to pass the time with family or friends, and the fire pit in the backyard is perfect for roasting marshmallows. We had a great time making smores!

The owner is great to work with and very quick to get back to guests in need of anything. I would recommend this rental to families or to couples traveling together, there is a lot of room to spread out here and enjoy!

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect getaway spot

  • 5 of 5

Before renting this home, I never stayed anywhere but a hotel when I traveled because for whatever reason, the idea just made me nervous. However, for my husband's recent birthday I wanted to do something a little different, so I figured I would give it a try & rent a home for us to spend a long weekend in - I'm so glad I did!

I was looking for a place that was a bit on the rustic side, dog friendly, and close to a lake. Louise's home fit the bill perfectly! The home was a bit larger than what we needed (it was just us & our dog), but the price was so reasonable - and there were so many amenities beyond just space - that I couldn't NOT book it.

Re: location, it was perfect. The home is right across the street from Lake Harmony, and we had access to the dock so that we could go boating (love that Louise supplied a variety of boats to use!) We were able to walk to a number of local bars/restaurants, but if we felt like driving, we could hit a bunch of different spots within about 5 minutes (Dollar General, bait store, beer store, etc.). Hickory Run State Park is also close by (maybe 20 minutes), and so is a handful of lakes/streams.

Re: the house itself, my husband & I loved it! It definitely had a rustic feel, and it offered just as much entertainment as the local attractions. We loved that Louise provided board games (& that the basement had a pool table!) for us to use once we were in for the night. The kitchen was stocked with all the cookware/entertainment gear we needed to make meals at home. And the backyard had a pretty perfect set-up - multiple seating areas, a large fire-pit, a grill, and a huge umbrella that came in handy for us on the night it rained - we were able to keep sitting outside without getting wet! (An added perk of the backyard was the curious deer that stopped by for some food - we weren't expecting any to come near us because of our dog, but as soon as we put him in the house for the night, a deer showed up! It was awesome to feed her from our hands with the corn kernels Louise supplied!) The house also came stocked with adventure supplies for us to use - fishing gear, beach chairs, firewood, etc.

Re: Louise, I can't say enough great things! She responded to my multiple questions within about ten minutes each time, and was available during our whole trip in case we had questions or something came up. I had such a great experience booking with her.

My husband & I can't wait to rent this home again!

  • Submitted: Jun 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Located within walking distance to many ammenties: Lake, nite life. restaurants, gift shope, boat launch, beach, resorts, CLOSE TO CASINOS!!!

Lake Harmony has many special occasions..Big Boulder Summer concerts, Split Rock Lodge wine fest, Pocono Raceway races, Camel beach, Great Wolf Water park and much, much, more!!!

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Rates & Availability

Lake Harmony House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer
Jun 1 2016 - Sep 5 2017
2 night minimum stay
$225
From
$275
Fri,Sat
$850
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$200
$750
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $250

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