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Unique Lake Naomi Chalet Close to Lake, Gigantic Deck, Fire Pit, Rowboat/Kayaks

Bedrooms 5
Space 2,800 sq ft
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


About the property

Enjoy The Fresh Mountain Air & All The Lake Naomi Amenities - Linens Included!

Picture a storybook chalet in the woods—but one with vaulted ceilings, a two-story stone fireplace, and uninhibited forest views. That’s what you’ll find at Feels Like Heaven, a 5BR, 3BA vacation rental tucked among tall evergreens in Lake Naomi, a five-star Poconos community.

Splash, paddle, hike, and breathe in the great outdoors. Lake Naomi has everything you could ask for—including 7 beaches. Take the short trip to trails or the lake, or watch the birds from your treetop deck. Every moment here really does feel heavenly.

Rough cut oak construction makes the home feel like a Swiss chalet that's been outfitted with modern-day luxuries: perks include a game room, a fully equipped kitchen, and lightning fast Wi-Fi.


Put down that smartphone and pick up a s’mores stick!

Escape to the beach and spend days paddling across Lake Naomi, Timber Trails or Deer Trail lake. In the summer & fall, you’ll find two tandem kayaks and a rowboat onsite for your use.

Catch some fresh mountain air on the second-floor deck that looks out over the greenbelt. With room to dine, lounge, and grill, this space is your group's own private treetop haven. Propane heaters keep the deck toasty, even on chilly fall days and cool spring evenings

Pull up a stump at the outdoor fire-pit and keep the conversation going long after the stars come out—you’ll always find a full stack of firewood waiting for you. Or, simply take a brisk walk on a quiet private trail right outside of the chalet. You’ll be surrounded by huge evergreen pines and Rhododendrons that lead to Deer Trail Lake.


We know vacation is about togetherness, so we’ve designed our home with a lot of heart.

Share stories around the two-story stone fireplace in the living room, where floor-to-ceiling windows look out over the trees. Or, pour a drink and make your way to the Great Room, where you can cue up on the pool table, show off your skills on the Xbox (Kinect) or have a movie night on the flat-screen.

Pass evenings in the game room with friendly competitions of shuffleboard, ping pong, foosball, or darts, all while catching the game on the flat-screen TV.

The kitchen is equipped with everything you need to cook up a fantastic meal, including all appliances and extras like spices, a waffle maker, and a crock pot—plus plenty of cookware and glassware. With a four-seat bar and an ample granite counter space, you’ll spend as much time laughing and chatting here as you will cooking.

Share your culinary creations in the dining area. With a stone accent wall, wood farm table, and charming rustic chandelier, this welcoming space invites everyone to settle in and spend time together hours after the last dish is cleared.


Each of our five bedrooms feature warm furnishings, LED TVs, a ceiling fan and great windows to catch morning views of the natural scenery.

High quality hospitality linens and towels will be provided during your stay so no need to bring your own.

The Deer and Fox Rooms—both located on the second floor—each sleep 3 with a twin-over-full bunk. This floor is also home to the Squirrel Room, which has a memory foam queen bed.

Hibernate in the Bear Room, a private downstairs escape with a queen bed. Or claim the enchanting third-floor master, where you’ll wake in a cozy queen bed. Open the suite's French doors to a private balcony high in the trees. Both of these bedrooms feature Netflix and Blu-Ray players, ideal for quiet evenings in.

Tiny guests will feel at home here, too—our house is stocked with a portable crib, baby gates and a pack n’ play.

Three full bathrooms—a master en-suite with shower/tub combo, a second-floor bathroom with shower/tub combo, and a main floor bathroom with walk-in shower—make it easy to refresh after a day on the slopes.


Seven beaches, 3 pools, 23 tennis courts, a 9-hole golf course, archery, kid’s summer camp, trails…we could go on. No matter the time of year, Lake Naomi is full of fishers, boaters, golfers, and adventure-goers having the time of their lives—join them!

You’ll find everything from mountain resorts to water parks (Kalahari and H20ooohh!) to NASCAR racing within a 15 to 20 minute drive. Try your luck at Mount Airy Casino, a 15-minute drive away, or stay in tune with the wild by spending time by the lake.


Firewood is always available; we have a full cord of wood that is stacked in the front and the side of the house for your stay.

High quality hospitality linens and towels will be provided during your stay so no need to bring your own.

To enjoy a little outdoor warmth while taking in the fresh mountain air, we provide 2 commercial outdoor propane patio heaters on the deck and a 3 burner propane BBQ.

For those who need to stay connected, or check their e-mail, we have WIFI available throughout the house powered by Eero. You’ll have reliable Wi-Fi in every nook and cranny of the house, including the decks. Should you need to connect to the office, there is a private office area right outside the Bear bedroom with a PC that has a full HD LED 24” monitor with an extra-large desk so you can spread out to do your work.

The laundry room has a shiny red front loader washer and dryer along with a pureWash professional grade Ionic laundry purifier – as a result there is NO NEED FOR LAUNDRY DETERGENT! We also provide laundry pods should you need them.

Our kitchen provides all you’ll need to make your meals. You’ll have dishwashing pods, liquid soap, a starter pack of paper towels & scrubbing sponge, kitchen garbage bags and kitchen towels.


1 Pack-N-Play

High Chair

Wooden Crib

2 Baby Gates

Here are some of the other items also available during your stay:

Pots & pans in multiple sizes

Toaster oven

Cookie Sheets



Dinnerware Settings and flatware for 14 people

12 Cup Coffee Maker with reusable filter

Coffee Grinder

A Single Cup Keurig Coffee Maker

Wine Glasses


Waffle Maker

Rice Cooker / Vegetable Steamer


With the use of the house you also have the option of using the Lake Naomi amenities for an extra fee payable directly to Lake Naomi Club for a temporary membership.

The temporary membership gives you access to everything Lake Naomi has to offer. The Logan Steel Community Center features an indoor swimming pool (open all year), hot tub, sauna, state of the art fitness center, workout room, indoor basketball and tennis courts, snack bar and activity rooms. You can also enjoy excellent dining at the Club House restaurant.

To get an idea of the pricing for the temporary membership, you can call the Lake Naomi Admin office at 570-646-9191.

The temporary membership and the additional fee that goes along with the membership is not required to rent our house, it is only required if you want to take advantage of Lake Naomi’s amenities.

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More Details

Steve & Sandy
Member since: 2013
Premier Partner

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

Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
22 May, 2018

About Steve & Sandy

While living and working in New York City, we started our search for a vacation house that would offer us an escape from the daily hustle & bustle. We knew we wanted someplace that was close enough so that we could get there quickly and yet far enough away so that NYC would feel like the other side of the world.

So in 2012, after a lot of searching, we decided on the community of Lake Naomi. It was an incredibly well established vacation community (over 50 years) located in the heart of the Poconos. Its location in the Poconos and the amazing amenities that Lake Naomi provides made our choice -- a no brainer.

We looked at a lot of houses in Lake Naomi but didn’t seem to find that special something that we were looking for in our city getaway...until we came across Feels Like Heaven.

The house was incredibly unique. The true chalet look that Feels Like Heaven has makes you feel like you’re in the Alps, not the Poconos. The gigantic deck was the perfect place to spend evenings with family and friends, from spring through fall. The two huge stone wood burning fireplaces had the mountain retreat feel we were looking for.. we were hooked.

After enjoying the house ourselves and sharing our mountain retreat with our friends and family, we decided to start renting the house to others so they could share the experience of staying in Feels Like Heaven.

The name Feels Like Heaven may sound cheesy to others, but when the time came to name our house, it was the best way of capturing what this house felt like to us.

Whenever we do any improvements in the house we always ask ourselves “Would that feel like heaven?” When the answer is yes, then we go ahead with the improvement. Nothing that you find in Feels Like Heaven is an afterthought; everything that we put into the house needs to live up to the Feels Like Heaven name. Making our choices based on that question gives us the confidence to say that this is one of the best houses to rent in the Poconos.

Steve & Sandy purchased this chalet in 2012

Why Steve & Sandy chose Pocono Pines

Once you stay at this house you will know why this is the house we chose. First the community, Lake Naomi is the best vacation community in the North East – bar none. No other vacation community offers the amenities with the quality that is found in everything Lake Naomi offers. For that reason we specifically wanted a house in the Lake Naomi community.

And once we saw this house, it’s size, charm and character, not to mention it’s proximity to everything – we knew this was the house we wanted.

As soon as you pull into the driveway you can tell this is not your typical chalet house. The details found in this house are not found in any other house in Lake Naomi, those details give you an incredible feeling as soon as you pull into the driveway, it really feels like you step into a fairy tale.

The longer you stay here the more details you notice in the house and the more you fall in love with the house and Lake Naomi.

I promise you that you will not want to leave once you and your family stay here.:-)

What makes this chalet unique

The combination of the perfect location and a house with ooodles of character.

Truly a unique house, everywhere you look there is character coming out of this house. No other house in Lake Naomi is anything like it.

We felt the location was perfect based on the short walk to deer trail beach, the deck facing the green belt, and being walking distance to both Lake Naomi and the indoor community center this house is centrally located close to everything.

The house itself has a layout that allows your extended family to stay here without feeling like your on top of each other.

When guests stay at Feels Like Heaven they feel at home, we have added many little touches to help our guests feel comfortable. It’s a great blend of being a large house and a fantastic sense of coziness.

Guestbook comments from the owner


This was our first time to this area. I was looking for a gathering spot for our 3 adult children, 2 spouses and 2 grandchildren (5 & 3). The house worked well for 9. Everyone enjoyed having access to the community center. The convenient location allowed the NY & Philly families to get home easily and arrange their work schedules. As a multi-generation family vacation, the house and location worked quite well. We will consider it for another family vacation.
Oct 2013
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday chalet in Pocono Pines in Coolbaugh Township

Property Type:
  • chalet
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2800 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible
  • /
  • Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Min. age of primary renter: 26
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • No Proms please.
  • Guest making the reservation must be 26 years of age or older and must occupy the Property the entire term of the reservation.
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • rural
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1st Floor Bathroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    2nd Floor Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    3rd Floor Master Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Vaulted Ceilings
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • 3rd Floor Master Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed , Ceiling Fan, 32' LED TV, priv. balcony, Memory Foam Mattress
    2nd Floor Bunk Bedroom - Deer Room - 1 Double Bed , 1 Single Bed , Twin/Full bunk bed, 32' LED TV, Dyson bladeless tower fan
    2nd Floor Bunk Bedroom #1 - Fox Room - 1 Double Bed , 1 Single Bed , Twin/Full bunk bed, 32' LED TV, Dyson bladeless tower fan
    2nd Floor Queen Size Bed - Squirrel Room - 1 Large Double Bed , Ceiling Fan, 32' LED TV, Memory Foam Mattress
    1st Floor Bedroom - Bear Room - 1 Large Double Bed , Ceiling Fan, 32' LED TV, Memory Foam Mattress
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Table Football
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Indoor Pool
  • Sauna ...
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • Horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • ski pass optional
  • ski
  • caving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
A fantastic house for family get togethers, equipped with a large deck and an amazing feeling. Whether your stay is for a family vacation, family reunion, girl's getaway or a 40th anniversary, Feels Like Heaven is the best place to stay for a truly memorable vacation. No Proms please. Minimum age limit for renters is 26. * To use the Lake Naomi amenities you will need to pay an optional additional fee for a temporary membership. For details about the optional temporary Lake Naomi membership click the ‘Membership Pricing Details’ link right below.


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Unique Lake Naomi Chalet Close to Lake, Gigantic Deck, Fire Pit, Rowboat/Kayaks
average rating of 4.9444447 based on 102 reviews

Beautiful home with lots of character.

  • 5 of 5

The house was perfect. Everyone in the group loved it and would recommend staying there. The warmth from the fireplaces in the large living rooms offered comfort and relaxation. The pool table and game room were also a hit. The house is nestled in a quiet wooded area. All in all I would recommend this home and would absoutely stay there again.

  • Review Submitted: 27-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the fantastic review and the wonderful comments. We are so pleased that you chose to stay at Feels Like Heaven for your visit and that you had a great stay. It was a pleasure having you as our guest. We look forward to your return visit.
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West Lawn, PA

Fun and Relaxing weekend with Family

  • 5 of 5

This was our second time staying in Steve and Sandy's home - Feels Like Heaven. We love the home! It is clean, well stocked, has two amazing fireplaces, and plenty of games and entertainment factor! We love the Swiss Chalet style to the house. Steve and Sandy were very responsive with any questions we had. The new game room was great and the addition of supplied sheets and towels was also a great convenience factor. We highly recommend this property and will return! Thank you both for a great weekend.

  • Review Submitted: 25-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for your wonderful 5 star review. It’s always great to hear from our guests - especially when they return for a second visit. We’re glad that you enjoyed the game room and that providing linens & towels was an extra perk. We can't wait for you to return for a 3rd visit! Have a fantastic summer!
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Beautiful home

  • 5 of 5

This house is extremely clean and the owners are so nice and helpful. We had such an amazing time and will definitely come back .

  • Review Submitted: 08-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Reading your review was such a great way to start our day. Thanks so much for the positive feedback. Our goal is to make sure our guests have a happy experience and we were glad to hear you did.
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Wonderful weekend, great memory for our family!

  • 5 of 5

Everything worked out great! (Just wish that firewood was a little dryer)

  • Review Submitted: 03-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to write us a review. Glad that you had a great experience. We look forward to seeing you again!
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Richmond hill, New York


  • 5 of 5

We all walked in and there was so much to soak in. The decor was up to date, clean and yet very cabin like. We really felt at home. The 3 different floors provides enough privacy. We had plans to go out but we really just wanted to enjoy the house as much as possible. 3 days too short.

  • Review Submitted: 27-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for sharing your experience and for being a great guest. We loved that you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to having you back.
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Wonderful house with lots of character!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed 2 nights with 6 adults and 6 children. The house had everything we needed, was clean, and quite charming! Our kids played out in the snow, hung out in the bunk rooms, and loved the game room! We all had a very relaxing weekend and would highly recommend this home in a nice community...looks like summers are great here, too!

  • Review Submitted: 18-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many thanks for choosing to stay at Feels Like Heaven and for taking the time write such a great review. We’re so glad your family enjoyed their weekend getaway. You’re right. Summers in Lake Naomi are a real blast! With all there is to do here in the summer, it’s definitely a favorite family vacation spot.
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Nearest Airport
20.2 Miles
Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport
Nearest Barpub
2.2 Miles
Jubilee Restaurant
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
The Timber Trails Golf Course
Nearest Train
7.5 Miles
Tobyhanna Train Station
Nearest Motorway
5.3 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
2.2 Miles
Jubilee Restaurant
Nearest Ski
12 Miles
Camelback, Jack Frost, Big Boulder
Nearest Beach
0.3 Miles
Deer Trail Beach
Car: recommended

Lake Naomi in Pocono Pines is an absolutely amazing place to stay. Whether you're looking for a quiet place to relax or looking or adventure. Lake Naomi is the place where you can find what you're looking for.

The community offers golfing, tennis, sailing, canoeing, windsurfing, archery, a kid's day camp, fishing, cross country skiing, snowshoeing, paddle surfing, kayaking, swimming, hiking and mountain biking all without leaving Lake Naomi, Pocono Pines.

Pocono Pines is in the heart of the Poconos, within half an hour you have skiing, snowboarding, outlet shopping, NASCAR, white water rafting, antiquing, horseback riding and casinos. You can do it all or just sit back and enjoy the house, the choice is yours.

The house is located close to deer trail beach (about a 3 minute walk down a private trail) and has absolutely all the comforts that you'll need to make your vacation memorable. A truly unique house in an amazing community, you really can't ask for more.

Our location just got even better, the new Poconos Kalahari Resort is opening in summer 2015 and is 10 minutes from Feels Like Heaven, making this house the perfect place to stay when attending a conference at Kalahari Resort PA.


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £148.9
Damage Deposit £223.35

Note: To use the Lake Naomi amenities you will need to pay an extra fee for the optional temporary membership, it is however not required to rent the house.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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