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**NEWLY RENOVATED **Cabin 10 Min to Raystown's James Creek Boat Launch! Fun!!

Bedrooms 3
Space 900 sq ft
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Relax in this Wonderful Raystown Cabin! 3 bed 1 bath close to Boat Launch

This charming cabin is located 3 miles from Raystown Lake and Resort. James Creek Boat Launch is a short 10 minute drive with tons of parking. Located 15 minutes away is Raystown Resort and Water park. There are three bedrooms and 1 full bath. The cabin is nestled in a private wooded area on a ridge great for time away. The cabin is also located minutes from some of the best hunting in PA.

Perfect cabin to stay in with you pet as the cabin is surrounded by a fenced in yard.. All pets must be approved prior to booking the cabin.

$50 pet fee for first dog each additional $25 two dog max

The cabin sleeps 6 guests comfortably. We do allow one more guest for a flat fee of $50. The couch can be slept on or can be pulled out as a sleeper.

The cabin is nestled on a ridge that provides a wonderful breeze. The driveway is a one lane dirt upward steep grade. If you are pulling a boat we suggest you walk the driveway before hauling boat up to wide clearing where cabin resides

Once up the driveway there is a large clearing for plenty of room for boats on trailers to turn around.

This cabin has been a vacation rental for 4 years now and hosted hundreds of guests!!!


Raystown Lake is a 29,000 acre project with 12 public access areas, a 8,000 acre lake, picnic areas, beaches, boat launches, campgrounds, trails, hunting, fishing, marina concession stands

Raystown Lake offers something for everyone! The cabin is centrally located to Baoting, Fishing, scuba diving, ranches, amusement parks, wineries, golfing, and horseback riding.

Raystown Country is indeed a sportsman's paradise, weather you area hunting for spring gobbler in May or white tail in the fall. Deer, turkeys, squirrels, grouse, bear and geese are the predominately hunted game in the area.

Whether looking for a hunting guide or game lands to hunt on Raystown Lake country is the place to go!

There all also caves and trails to go exploring on! ATV rides and much much more.

While you are staying in the Raystown Lake area you can enjoy shopping in many specialty shops with everything from rods & reels and swimwear to art and collectibles or enjoy some local antiquing.

If you camp needs supplies or need you prescription refilled there are many convenience and grocery stores and pharmacies to fill your needs.

More Details

Property Manager
Elizabeth Barber
Member since: 2014
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 an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
24 September, 2018

What makes this cabin unique

This property is well structured with a complete fenced in yard which is idea for children and anyone traveling with a pet. We do offer a pet package $50 flat rate for two dogs which includes Food and water bowls, pet bed, and endless treat jar. We have made exceptions in the past for three dogs however the pet fee then goes to $100. The fee is applied to a special cabin dehairing cleaning, flea and tick cabin bombing and yard clearing. Of course we ask each guest to clean up after their dog. We are animal lovers and pet owners ourselves and know the challenges to traveling with a pet or pets. We also in cases of more than two dogs take an extra security deposit. In over a year renting we have never had one problem with a pet and have returned 100% of security deposits for pet owners.

Guestbook comments from the manager

What a wonderful place to getaway! The cabin couldn't have been cozier with its little fireplace and huge fenced-in yard for the doggies. Adorable, lakeside decor and well-equipped with all the essentials. We spent some time on the screened-in front porch just enjoying the scenery. Wendy, the property manager was so pleasant and helpful and Elizabeth, the owner was gracious and flexible when we decided to extend our stay an extra evening. An absolutely serene and relaxing place to escape to!!! Would return in a heartbeat!
Dec 2015
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cabin around the James Creek around the Lincoln Township

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 900 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Departure Procedures
Location Type:
  • rural
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Lift
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • It is against house rules to take cabin bathing towels outside of the cabin for any other use.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed , Bunk Beds great for kids or teens
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
  • There is a couch that does have a pull out bed with a thin mattress. The max is 6 people. Since the couch does pull out two more people could sleep there for an add on charge of $25 per guest. If this rule is broken then a fee of $100 will be charged for breaking the rules. We have a very thorough property manager.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Spa Whirlpool
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • marina
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing


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**NEWLY RENOVATED **Cabin 10 Min to Raystown's James Creek Boat Launch! Fun!!
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relaxing time

  • 5 of 5

Was so much nicer than we pictured. It was clean and attractively decorated. The fenced in yard is big and our dog loved it.The enclosed porch was relaxing in the mornings while we enjoyed our coffee. We used the firepit every night.Having the quietness we needed.The bedrooms were perfect.Being high on the ridge made for a beautiful view.We would definitely stay here again. Thank you to the owners for maintaining such a perfect getaway place.

  • Review Submitted: 23-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay. It is our number one goal to provide a 5 star rental that is clean and enjoyable.
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Clean cozy cabin in the woods.Peaceful and Relaxing.Loved the fenced in yard for the dog!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time exploring r aystown lake during our stay.Caught several smallmouth and largemouth bass.The lake is absolutely beautiful!We had the privelage of seeing a bald eagle while boating on the lake.The weather didnt cooperate but we made the best of our trip.Its hard to have a bad day with the beauty of the mountain scenery!The cabin was very clean,fenced in yard for dogs a huge plus,and the screened in porch was very nice feature.Definately look forward to returning in the near future!

  • Review Submitted: 03-Aug-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great secluded getaway!

  • 4 of 5

Great place, loved everything about it.

The lane leading up to the cabin was washed out with large ruts and the parking area was really muddy but everything else was great.

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

Rustic Family Getaway

  • 4 of 5

We spent a weekend at this cabin which is nestled in a wooded area at the top of a mountain (a tree-covered cliff on one side which provides beautiful views) in the Lake Raystown area. Our family consists of myself, my husband, an eleven year old son, a 17 year old son, and our two small dogs (we have an adult daughter that didn't come with us this year). We have rented several various cabins in the Lake Raystown area over the past several years. This cabin has extra amenities that most rentals in this same price range are lacking. The washer and dryer and fenced-in yard were the extras that drew us to this particular property. The interior is nicely decorated (with a lake/beachy) theme and is clean and well-maintained. The beds are clean and comfortable and are pre-made with sheets, pillows, and quilts. Towels and washcloths are also provided (first cabin we have rented that provides that). Our dogs were free to roam around the large fenced-in yard while we played yard games, had campfires, and ate some meals outside (it rained a lot). It has a screened-in porch but we were greeted by the biggest hornet/bee we have ever seen upon arrival, so spending time on the porch wasn't an option for us (bug spray is provided though). The road leading up to the property is somewhat tricky because it is dirt (mud when it rains) and deeply rutted, but we managed. It may be a little more difficult for smaller cars to negotiate, but that should be expected with any secluded, mountainous cabin. When a problem with a utility occurred the owners where quick to send someone to repair the issue. The lack of cable t.v. and phone service (AT&T was sporadic) actually was a blessing in that more time was spent doing other activities (playing cards, playing games (provided by the owners), reading books, etc.). I would recommend this cabin to any small family that is looking for a rustic and private family vacation, yet still want to be close to Lake Raystown.

  • Review Submitted: 06-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Adorable Lake House

  • 5 of 5

This cabin was the perfect weekend getaway for two couples. Everything was well-maintained and comfortable, and the fenced yard was nice for our dog to run in!

  • Review Submitted: 24-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Baltimore, Maryland

Very nice cozy cabin

  • 5 of 5

Very nice cabin tucked away perfect get away ! Was very pleased

  • Review Submitted: 08-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Car: recommended

The address to put into the GPS is 2093 Deer Ridge lane, Entriken pa 16638


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £68.62
Pet Fee £38.12
Refundable Damage Deposit £152.48

no parties without our approval.
Please treat our home as you would yours with respect and love
due to wooded area cable is unavailable but there is a DVD player and movie library

Must tell owner how many pets to we know exactly what we are dealing with.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.