HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled

Make a vacation rental in Poconos, USA your home away from home

Poconos is a mountainous region in Pennsylvania, known for its ranges, woodland, lakes, rivers and variety of wildlife. In the winter months the mountains around Poconos self-catering vacation rentals are popular among winter sport enthusiasts, who flock to the ten major ski areas in the region.

Things to do in Poconos, USA

There are countless locations for a hiking or mountain biking trip not far from Poconos vacation accommodation. The Hickory Run State Park is home to the Boulder Field, which boasts a wealth of unusual rock formations. And there are more than 40 miles of hiking trails here, including the popular Hawk Falls trail, which leads to the waterfall of the same name.

In the region around Poconos rental accommodation you can also follow a portion of the famous Appalachian Train, which spans much of the length of the country. Here it traverses the southern portion of the Pocono Mountains.

Wayne County boasts numerous lakes, and you make your way here from a Poconos vacation rental to enjoy a range of water activities such as boating and fishing. Lake Henry is especially popular in the summer as a laid-back spot for a holiday.

If you visit a Poconos vacation home in the winter then you’ll be in one of North America’s top ski destinations. For low-key experience, there’s the Elk Mountain ski area features 27 different runs served by six ski-lifts. While a more high profile resort can be found at Camelback Mountain, which boasts excellent facilities for both ski and snowboard. There are 33 runs here, spread over 160 acres.

Places to visit on holiday in Poconos, USA

One of the appeals of the vacation area around Poconos self-catering accommodation is its proximity to the major cities of Philadelphia and New York. Philadelphia is within a two-hour drive and is where you’ll find the iconic Liberty Bell and Independence Hall, where the Declaration of Independence was signed. New York City is also no more than an two hours away and features a wealth of famous landmarks and shopping streets.

Weather in Poconos, USA

The high ground around Poconos vacation accommodation brings steady snowfall throughout the winter, with many of the ski resorts in the area featuring long seasons. Summers are pleasantly warm here, with temperatures peaking at the mid-20s from June to September.

Cheap flights to Poconos, USA

The major airports for Poconos self-catering vacation rentals are Philadelphia (PHL) and New York’s La Guardia (LGA) and JFK. These destinations have connections to London-Heathrow and London-City via British Airways and Continental. More easily reached is Scranton Airport (AVP), which offers flights to the region’s international airports for connections to the UK.

Viewed 101 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(116 reviews)
avg/night
116
Viewed 215 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(58 reviews)
avg/night
58
Viewed 114 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(194 reviews)
avg/night
194
Viewed 184 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.7/5
(70 reviews)
avg/night
70
Viewed 111 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.7/5
(105 reviews)
avg/night
105
Viewed 209 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(35 reviews)
avg/night
35
Viewed 80 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(44 reviews)
avg/night
44
Viewed 48 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(44 reviews)
avg/night
44
Viewed 100 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(51 reviews)
avg/night
51
Viewed 119 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.7/5
(54 reviews)
avg/night
54
Viewed 201 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.7/5
(27 reviews)
avg/night
27
Viewed 81 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(62 reviews)
avg/night
62
Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(50 reviews)
avg/night
50
Viewed 106 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(40 reviews)
avg/night
40
Viewed 49 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.6/5
(56 reviews)
avg/night
56
Viewed 75 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(31 reviews)
avg/night
31
Viewed 81 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(194 reviews)
avg/night
194
Viewed 33 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(38 reviews)
avg/night
38
Viewed 143 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(25 reviews)
avg/night
25
Viewed 72 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(31 reviews)
avg/night
31
Viewed 41 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(34 reviews)
avg/night
34
Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(34 reviews)
avg/night
34
Viewed 53 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(48 reviews)
avg/night
48
Viewed 66 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(43 reviews)
avg/night
43
Viewed 56 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(57 reviews)
avg/night
57
Viewed 83 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(51 reviews)
avg/night
51
Viewed 61 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(19 reviews)
avg/night
19
Viewed 48 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(77 reviews)
avg/night
77
Viewed 76 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(21 reviews)
avg/night
21
Viewed 43 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(32 reviews)
avg/night
32
Viewed 26 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(68 reviews)
avg/night
68
Viewed 141 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(56 reviews)
avg/night
56
Viewed 28 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(54 reviews)
avg/night
54
Viewed 83 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(61 reviews)
avg/night
61
Viewed 42 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(6 reviews)
avg/night
6
Viewed 66 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.6/5
(31 reviews)
avg/night
31
Viewed 97 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(34 reviews)
avg/night
34
Viewed 129 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(26 reviews)
avg/night
26
Viewed 45 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.7/5
(49 reviews)
avg/night
49
Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.7/5
(7 reviews)
avg/night
7
Viewed 34 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.6/5
(9 reviews)
avg/night
9
Viewed 39 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(55 reviews)
avg/night
55
Viewed 30 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(44 reviews)
avg/night
44
Viewed 115 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(68 reviews)
avg/night
68
Viewed 51 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.7/5
(7 reviews)
avg/night
7
Viewed 39 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(57 reviews)
avg/night
57
Viewed 145 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(77 reviews)
avg/night
77
Viewed 106 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(30 reviews)
avg/night
30
Viewed 42 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(30 reviews)
avg/night
30
Viewed 27 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(42 reviews)
avg/night
42