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White Oak Cottage,"Family-Friendly", just outside of Strasburg. Free Wi-Fi

People5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview


Details
Property
cottage
People
5
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
2 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday cottage in Quarryville - White Oak Cottage

2 Bedroom, 1 Bath, Quaint Cottage Feel With Farm Views In The Front And Back

A 1950's restored cottage in the heart of Amish Country. Situated on a private 2 acre grass corner lot. This adorable cottage vacation getaway is located just south of Strasburg(10mins), in southern Lancaster county. Perfect for a couples or families & friends of 4 -5.

Where you'll find peace and serenity as you unwind and detach from your busy lives. With breathtaking views from the front porch and beautiful sunrises from the back patio.You can gaze across the many acres of patchwork farmland .

You"ll hear the clippety-clop when the buggies pass by or you may even catch the plows being drug by the workhorses making their designs in the fields. just up the road you can purchase all the fruits of their labor at the amish fruit stand.

The Cottage features 2 bedrooms, both with comfy beds to enjoy a restful nights sleep.

1 with a queen size bed and the other has 2 twin size beds. Both equipped with TV's if you so desire.

The eat in kitchen is fully stocked for all your needs. Or enjoy a home cooked meal from our Amish neighbor. To be ordered ahead of time, for a small donation. Menu in the cottage or you can let me know i can send ahead of time.

From the kitchen table you can take in the views from all the surrounding windows.

Relax in the upstairs living room while taking in a movie from the many channels available from dish network. or doing business on the free wifi.

A full bath is also located on the first floor just outside the bedrooms. If you want to relax in a nice bubble bath in the newly installed bathtub.

Downstairs is a spacious game room with a big flatscreen TV, a sectional sofa that will seat the whole family. You'll find a large card table, foosball table, and many games and videos. Connecting room in a separate area with a pool table/ ping pong, and just on the other side of that is a washer and dryer for your use.

Our guests have shared that you may even smell the wonderful fresh baked bread aroma coming from the amish neighbors next door.

There is so much to do in our area, you may have to come back several times to get it all in. There is an experience for all. Hope you give us a try and we see you on your next vacation at the cottage.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Owner
Julie Enck
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
6 December, 2016
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About Julie Enck

Tom and I were married in 1991, he has grown up here. I am from northern Pa. Tom comes from a wonderful family, just 14 brothers and sisters. We settled up the road a little to raise our family. We needed more space, so we purchased this property to build the pole barn on and the cottage was an added bonus. After long renting for many years, we decided it maybe better to try short term renting. As I am very particular with the cleanliness of this place. It is well sanitized after each use, you can rest assure of that.

Julie Enck purchased this cottage in 1995

Why Julie Enck chose Pennsylvania

This area is surrounded by many things that we value so much in our day to day life. Quite country living, with great neighbors, that are scattered around us and these beautiful breathtaking views. We are privileged to take in and we appreciate all around us everyday. But still not to far from all that Lancaster County has to offer. From theater, great schools, to great shopping, community activities, outdoor life , many churches, golfing, many restaurants over a 100 brewers and so much more. We love it here. and we're sure you will too! So come and see for yourself we'll leave the door open for you. :-)

What makes this cottage unique

In just a short 10 min. drive , you'll be in the town of Strasburg. Stop and enjoy your favorite flavor ice cream at the famous Creamery and watch the buggies go by. While in town you can walk to many unique shops . Then take a ride on the railroad , have dinner in the dining car and enjoy the beautiful scenery all around us. Maybe even see Thomas if he is in town.

From there go on up 5 miles to the outlets , see a show at sight and sound lots of shopping at the outlets, or travel a little bit further to unique shops in intercourse, check out the antiques, try one of the many Smorgashbords available, many restaurants. Go into market on Tuesday, Friday and Sat. Take the kids to Dutch wonderland , or Hershey Park is about 50 min. drive for a day of adventure. Maybe take in a baseball game at the Barnstormer stadium, check for what games they have fireworks. You can travel on up for a day in Gettysburg, a nice drive up route 30, or down to Washington DC.(2 1/2 hrs), or maybe Philadelphia(1 1/2). You won't be bored unless you want to be. Hope to see you soon.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(50 traveller reviews)

White Oak Cottage,"Family-Friendly", just outside of Strasburg. Free Wi-Fi
average rating of 4.92 based on 50 reviews
Brownstown, PA
5

Restful Home Away From Home

  • 5 of 5

We felt right at home in this clean, nicely decorated home nestled in the heart of Lancaster county. The beds were comfortable, sheets were clean, everything was so comfortable with plenty of sitting space both downstairs and upstairs for the five of us enjoying a girls' getaway for the weekend. We only wished we had had more time to take walks and take in the beautiful scenery! The only disappointment was not being able to taste the food that other reviews had raved about from the Amish neighbor. Maybe next time! Thank you to the owners who do a fantastic job creating a space that felt like home away from home.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Port Washington
5

Wonderful Stay

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here for a week in August of 2015 and it was great. Very clean, had everything we needed. The games in the basement were a huge bonus for the kids and the neighbor boys were adorably peeking at us through the trees aligning the left side of the property. Beautiful secluded back yard looking at a cornfield was a great place to hang out with a beer at the end of the day. Great, quiet location close enough to everything from Hershey to Gettysburg. I would highly recommend the proper to anyone.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Beautiful Country Cottage With Breathtaking Views!

  • 4 of 5

The cottage was absolutely charming and beautiful inside and out. Very clean and immaculate. We really enjoyed staying in the heart of Amish Country, surrounded by Amish farmland and neighbors. We also enjoyed being able to watch the buggies and school children pass by the house. Overall a great place to stay. The only negative we found was that the grill was too dirty to cook on and did not appear to work. We had a very enjoyable family vacation, and look forward to returning soon!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: David, thanks for your great review. Glad you all had a nice relaxing vacation. Always good to hear. So sorry about the grill, we would have definetly fixed up for you had we known. I usually check every few guests.There was a brush for cleaning on the side. It may have gotten lost, also forgot to mention the extra tank behind white fence. We will definetly make it appoint to check after each guest. Thanks for the heads up. Looking forward to hosting you and family on a return visit.Thanks again for choosing the Cottage for your stay.
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5

What a great place to stay.

  • 5 of 5

Very peaceful setting, but close enough to all the activities. The cottage has everything you need. We enjoyed the game room in the basement, very relaxing.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Jeffrey, Thanks for choosing the Cottage for your stay, we are happy to hear you enjoyed your visit to our beautiful area. Come back again.
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White Oak Cottage ( Fabulous )

  • 5 of 5

We just returned from our stay at the White Oak Cottage. The Owner Julie was great with all communications. The Home was so much more then we expected. It was decorated nicely and had everything you would need while away on vacation. The rooms were very comfortable and extremely clean. Must say we felt just like home.

My wife and I would highly recommend this rental. It is situated along The Amish farm lands but close to everything.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Charles, we excited to hear all went well for your stay at the Cottage. We really appreciated your kind words. Thanks again for choosing us for your stay, hope to have you and your wife back again. Many blessings to you both.
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5

Wonderful place!

  • 5 of 5

The house was perfect and the setting so relaxing. We came down to celebrate our son's 5th birthday at Hersheypark. We went off and did things during the day, then we're able to come "home", cook dinner, then sit outside and watch the buggies drive by. We couldn't have asked for a better vacation.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Heather, What a great place to celabrate your sons 5th birthday. I know those days from the park can be long and exhausting. Happy to hear you could relax at the Cottage after. Hope to have you all back again. Thanks for staying with us.
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Location

Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Lancaster
Car: necessary

Amish tours, golfing,Lancaster Barnstormer baseball at Clipper stadium with fireworks, Beautiful collectible artwork in the many downtown shoppes,Best crepes in town at Rachel's Cafe' , Best homemade donuts at Fractured Prune,

Awesome workouts at Crossfit Collective, If you like to golf many beautiful course ,try out Tangelwood for a round and finish at Melissa's grill for a great lunch or dinner. For the best Crab soup try out' The Bullfrog' Georgetown, and the best wings at the Strasburg's 'Fireside'.

Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Quarryville, Pennsylvania Dutch Country

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Fall, Winter Season
1 Nov 2016 - 30 Apr 2017
2 night minimum stay
£228
for 2 nights
From
£84
From
£123
Thu,Fri,Sat
£711
£2,615
 
 
Peak season
1 May 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
2 night minimum stay
£307
for 2 nights
From
£123
From
£166
Thu,Fri,Sat
£996
£2,615
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£228
for 2 nights
From
£84
From
£123
Thu,Fri,Sat
£711
£2,615
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £60
Tax Rate 7.1%

After booking with 50% down payment , please download and fill out signed rental agreement. We will also need a copy of photo ID.
You can email back or if you don't have capability depending on arrival date ,or you can mail back. Another option meet the owner upon arrival with signed contract.
Please inquire~ A 10% discount on weekly, monthly stays in the Fall, Winter, and standard rate. (Will be adjusted on the nightly stay) Please inquire, i can adjust before your, not after. Thank you!

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Quarryville, USA

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • rural
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Rollaway and a pack are play, available.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Table Football
  • Game Room
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf
  • hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • swimming
Notes:
'New 2014', Our Amish Neighbor has so graciously offered to provide meals ( for a small donation fee) , for your busy days of travel, shopping, or sight seeing. She also offers homemade breakfast roll, whoopie pies, and many more goodies. Menu will be placed in the house to place order. Or you can contact owner ahead of time to have food available upon arrival. ~"New 2016" , a traveling masseuse. She can come to the cottage . will give name and number upon request .

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Portable wifi hotspot

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