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Quiet Luxury Close to Home

People5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Separate WCs1
Space 1,400 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

2 bedrooms, 1.5 bathrooms, sleeps 5

Luxurious, open interior, fireplace, fully equipped gourmet kitchen, DVD nook, CD player, and wifi computer access will give you so much to do indoors, who needs to go out? But when you do there is so much more. Deer roam freely. You can watch the sky from the front porch or grill in back while you enjoy the private deck.

Saw Creek is a private, gated community with a pond for swimming or canoeing, five outdoor swimming pools and an indoor swimming pool, indoor and outdoor tennis courts, a children's playground, and in the winter, a ski slope. There is a workout room, restaurant, and bar also in the complex with a great deck where you can watch the sunset as you sip the drink of your choice.

Outside the gates there is hiking in the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation area, canoeing and rafting down the river, swimming in the river as well. The Fernwood Resort is nearby which has several restaurants and bumper boats for summer fun.

And so much more!

More Details

Owner
Sheila
Member since: 2008
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
17 July, 2018

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in the Bushkill in the Middle Smithfield

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1400 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible / Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • lake
  • mountain
  • resort
  • river
  • rural
  • town
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Refrigerator ...
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet
  • Full bath has a private entrance to the Master Bedroom as well as an entrance from the hall.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • There are two bedrooms which can accommodate four adults and the couch in the DVD loft can be made up as a bed as well. If you have an infant, you must bring a portable crib.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Stereo
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Indoor Pool
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • ski pass optional
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
This house is best suited to a honeymoon/anniversary couple, four adults, or families with children. The house is not childproofed.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(20 traveller reviews)

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average rating of 4.7 based on 20 reviews
5

We had a great time in a beautiful house !!

  • 5 of 5

Loved the house and the history about it ..Loved relaxing just listening to music..watching movies ..and sleeping in !! PERFECT GET AWAY ..THANK YOU !!

  • Review Submitted: 02-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Cozy and Quiet

  • 4 of 5

Overall we had a pretty good experience. The bed was super comfy (can be hard to come by!), our dogs were allowed, and last minute booking was easy! While the house was mostly well kept, the cleaning could have been a bit better and it looked like the outside could use a quick pressure washing. On our second night of grilling, the propane ran out so we had to figure out an alternative for our meal. It was suggested that we could get the tank refilled, but that didn’t seem to make sense for our one night left. Also a bit of a bummer, during a rainy day we tried to get the fireplace going and while it would light, the flame would fizzle out after several attempts. It doesn’t sound like other people had this problem though so maybe it was just a fluke!

  • Review Submitted: 14-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Very cozy with a country cottage charm.

  • 5 of 5

The house is very comfortable. It has plenty of entertainment space inside. The outdoor space is small but the porch is big enough for relaxation. However, if you want to play sports or do fun activities, Saw Creek Community has lots of places for swimming and other sports and it all come free for the quests of the house. It is very close to area attractions, especially Bushkill Falls... great hiking. We had a great time.

  • Review Submitted: 29-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Very relaxing weekend away

  • 4 of 5

My husband, myself, and another couple enjoyed this NYE weekend at Sheila's. We've spent 4 NYE's together and wanted to change it up this year. This pet-friendly home was a great getaway, very relaxing.

It was very easy to get to - Used Waze to get to development, but used Sheila's emailed directions, which got us right there. Waze wanted to take us a different way, but we just used Sheila's directions.

Fully equipped kitchen, dining area, fireplace in living room, sitting room in the den/loft upstairs with a TV & DVD player (no cable! *slight* only downfall, but we made the best of it by taking full advantage of reading, drinking some beer/wine, and relaxing). 2 bedrooms, 1.5 baths, wifi can be found on the modem next to the table, next to the fridge. (Which came in handy as we brought our tablet to stream football, Netflix, then Dick Clark's Rockin' Eve.) Only left the house to walk our dog and to pick up another case of water from Food Town. Probably would have ventured out more, but it was 3 degrees at one point and reading and sitting by the fire sounded better. :) It was a memorable NYE!

  • Review Submitted: 02-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Relaxing, Clean and Cozy!

  • 5 of 5

The address was a bit hard to find at first, I called Shiela and gave clear directions (a u-turn and then a left) lol wasn't bad at all. When we arrived it was well worth the price and drive. The house is beautiful, spacious and entering felt like home. The area is very private,clean and had a lot of amenities for all ages. A quick drive to Bushkill Falls made it even better. Highly recommend this and would definitely rent again!!!!

  • Review Submitted: 24-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful.

  • 5 of 5

The house is lovely, the owner makes you feel right at home.

Easy to get too.

Will surely stay again.

  • Review Submitted: 11-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
70 Miles
Newark, NJ
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Top of the World
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Fernwood
Nearest Motorway
8 Miles
Rt. 80
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Top of the World
Nearest Ski
5 Miles
Shawnee Mountain
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Mill Pond in Saw Creek
Car: necessary

Woods, rivers, ponds, waterfalls, nature hikes, swimming, boating, tennis, mountains, mountain biking, nearby are golf courses, outlet shopping, fine and casual dining, an artist enclave in Milford, live theater at the Shawnee Playhouse, Shawnee Mountain, Water Gap National Recreation Area, Bushkill Falls, the Appalachian Trail, Stroudsburg, PA.

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Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Reservation will be held for 24 hours to allow deposit to be made. If deposit is not made within that time, the dates will be released.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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