Northeast Pennsylvania’s picturesque Pocono Mountains are conveniently situated between New York City and Philadelphia. Verdant valleys and forests, rugged mountain scenery, and rolling countryside make for an ideal setting for everything from a romantic getaway to a family reunion.
From outdoor fun to R&R, the Poconos offer fantastic things to do for everyone. In warmer months, more than 150 lakes make for wonderful water recreation. With natural attractions such as state parks, Bushkill Falls, and the bird-rich Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area, the area also offers camping, hiking, ziplining, nature trails, horseback riding, and golfing. In colder months, hit the slopes at Camelback or Ski Big Bear. Year-round attractions include Mount Airy Casino Resort, Crossings Premium Outlets, Kalahari Indoor Water Park, and Pocono Raceway.
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Located in Long Pond, this two-bedroom, one-bath vacation home can accommodate up to four guests — and four-legged guests are welcome. This romantic getaway features a spa-like bathroom with a shower/sauna/jacuzzi. Start a fire in the fireplace inside, or in the outdoor firepit. Sit out on the deck and watch for deer. All the major attractions the Poconos have to offer can be found nearby, while Blakeslee Natural Area and Big Pocono State Park are both 20 minutes away.
Part of the Pocono Country Place community in Tobyhanna, this pet-friendly three-bedroom, two-bath mountain retreat sleeps eight. Inside, enjoy the wood-burning fireplace and video game console. Outside, grill out on the deck and build a fire to roast some marshmallows.
Community amenities include beach access, tennis courts, a basketball court, a pool, a hot tub, a fitness center, and a playground. Lakes, state parks, and ski resorts can all be found close by!
This two-bedroom, one-bathroom Pocono Lake vacation rental is in the recreational community of Locust Lake Village. Highlights include electric and wood-burning fireplaces as well as a firepit and a screened-in porch. Not only is parking provided, but a canoe is provided, too!
Hours and hours of entertainment are at your fingertips. Take advantage of community amenities such as shuffleboard, an inflatable aqua course at Pine Lake, tennis, and on-site hiking trails. In the winter, check out Locust Lake Village Ski Hill or shred the slopes at Jack Frost Resort. In the summer, swim, paddleboard, and kayak at one of the three community lakes.
Located in a gated Gouldsboro community, this large, three-bedroom, two-and-a-half-bath house is great for a couple of families. It sleeps up to 10 guests and can accommodate up to six vehicles. Community amenities include a tennis court, swimming pool, playground, lake, and more.
This four-bedroom, two-bath handicap-accessible vacation rental lies just across the street from Arrowhead Lake. Community amenities such as pools, beaches, clubhouses, and more are just minutes away. It’s also centrally located to Poconos activities such as skiing, hiking, fishing, water parks, hunting, golf, and the Pocono Raceway.
This four-bedroom, two-bath chalet is in the same community as the listing above and has the same hosts as well. Highlights include the wood-burning fireplace, ping pong and pool tables, and sunroom that leads to a deck with a gas grill.
Located in a peaceful, amenity-filled community in Stroud Township, this four-bedroom, two-bath home can accommodate up to 10 guests. Five amenity passes are included with the rental and grant access to two community pools, a lake with a swimming beach, tennis courts, basketball courts, volleyball courts, and kids playgrounds. Winter activities at Camelback Mountain Resort and Shawnee Mountain Ski Area are within an easy 20-minute drive. Nearby year-round attractions include Aquatopia and Kalahari indoor water parks and the outlet mall.
Located in the private community of Lake Naomi Club, this vacation home can be found by Lake Naomi in Pocono Pines. Two natural lakes with beaches are within walking distance. Purchase a temporary pass to take advantage of club amenities such as the indoor pool and gym.
Camelback Ski Resort and Aquatopia Indoor Waterpark, Kalahari Indoor Waterpark, Mount Airy Casino Resort, Pocono Raceway, and Timber Trails Golf Course are all within 10 miles.
Nestled near Tobyhanna in Long Pond, this three-bedroom, two-bath home sleeps up to eight guests. Highlights include a ping pong table and dartboard, as well as a wood-burning stove. In warm months, take advantage of the several nearby lakes, parks, and trails. In colder ones, hit the slopes at Camelback Mountain Resort. Those with kiddos in tow should check out Kalahari Indoor Waterpark.
With three bedrooms and two baths, this cedar log cabin can sleep up to 10 guests. Get ready for some fun! This vacation rental features a foosball table, classic arcade games, a karaoke machine, and a hot tub! When it’s cold, light a fire in the pellet fireplace. When it’s warm, enjoy some fresh air out on the deck.
Perfect for a large group, this 4,000-square-foot chalet has five bedrooms and four baths to accommodate up to 15 guests. Amenities include a sauna, a game room with ping pong and pool tables, a fire pit, and several decks from which to enjoy enchanting mountain views. Major Pocono attractions, including Camelback Mountain, Crossings Outlets, and casinos are conveniently located minutes away.
Located on Lake Wallenpaupack, one of Pennsylvania’s largest reservoirs, this five-bedroom, four-bath luxury mansion sleeps 12. The decor is a little loud, but the pool table, fireplace, projector TV, and eight-person hot tub more than make up for it. Four kayaks and a private dock are included, while a tritoon and jet ski are available for rent.
Year-round attractions, including Ski Big Bear resort, Camelback Mountain Resort, Bushkill Falls, Mount Airy Casino Resort, and more can be found nearby.