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Centrally Located with Cozy Fireplace. A Perfect Starting Point for Amish Tours.

People5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
People
5
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
2 - 3 nights

About the property

This 1200 Sq Ft Guesthouse Has Two Bedrooms and a Newly-Expanded Kitchen.

Relax and unwind in this quiet, scenic neighborhood while you relax on your back deck overlooking the garden and pool. One bedroom sleeps two in a queen bed and the other sleeps two in a full bed. Enjoy an evening in front of your beautiful fireplace while enjoying a meal you've prepared. Cable television as well as high speed internet included. Keurig coffee maker, microwave, dishwasher, full fridge, and range also provided for your use. Kitchen is fully stocked with cooking utensils and dinnerware.


Owner
Lisa Pecora
Member since: 2015
Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
20 January, 2017

About Lisa Pecora

My French husband and myself decided to move into this neighborhood after becoming pregnant with twin boys in 2010. I grew up in northeastern Pennsylvania and relocated to Lancaster for work 16 years ago. I met my husband in St. Martin seven years ago and after one year he decided to join me here. We got married in Toledo, Spain alongside family and friends. We love the activity of Lancaster because there is room for both all the activity you could hope to enjoy or the solitude of quiet neighborhoods.

Lisa Pecora purchased this house in 2010

Why Lisa Pecora chose Pennsylvania Dutch Country

We decided to move to this home because we absolutely loved the style and care the previous owners put into building this property. We enjoy the large space that the home is situated on and also our well established neighborhood.

What makes this house unique

We fell in love with this home because of the quaintness and also the spaciousness that it offers. The three fireplaces throughout the house really caught our eye as well as the back decks and gorgeous in-ground pool. The vegetation, and large trees as well make us feel like we are surrounded by nature at all times. It is the perfect choice for us to raise twin boys.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(31 traveller reviews)

Centrally Located with Cozy Fireplace. A Perfect Starting Point for Amish Tours.
average rating of 4.935484 based on 31 reviews
5

Second time back (so far!)

  • 5 of 5

This is the second time my sister and I have used this nice little guest cottage for a long crafting weekend - and this time, we invited my brother-in-law! While we crafted non-stop, he built fires in the lovely fireplace and ran errands for us. We went to an event at the American Music Theater in Lancaster for New Year's Eve and were safely back at the cottage within 15 minutes. The cottage is comfy and cozy with plenty of room for three grown-ups to stay out of each other's way when the togetherness becomes too much! The upgrade to the kitchen this year was really helpful. Still a small kitchen but you could cook a gourmet meal in there without much trouble. Everything was very clean and nicely appointed. I don't think there was anything we thought we needed that wasn't already there. Next time, we plan to come back when the pool is open! Thanks, Lisa and Francoise for another great trip!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 13, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
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5

Wonderful!!!

  • 5 of 5

The host family set up Christmas lights, a tree, and decorations that made my daughters and I Feel the true spirit of Christmas. We sipped hot chocolate by the fireplace, slept in warm, comfortable beds, and baked cookies in the well-equipped kitchen. Everything about this lovely place is welcoming.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Excellent stay- one of the best VRBO we have experienced

  • 5 of 5

We were in Lancaster for a family wedding that was held downtown. The location was excellent - a country setting yet only 10-15 minutes from downtown. Very spacious grounds. We arrived later in the day and our host directed us to a fine restaurant near by. Next door to the restaurant was a grocery store so we did our shopping for the next day. The guest house was well laid out, lots of room, well decorated, clean, and it felt like home right away. The WiFi worked great. Parking was right in front of the guest house. Would certainly recommend and look forward to visiting again.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful and private Lancaster guest house

  • 5 of 5

The guest house was perfect for our Lancaster visit. It had all of the advantages of home: a comfortable living and dining room, a well-supplied kitchen and great bedrooms. We especially enjoyed relaxing on the private back porch looking out at the in-ground pool. Lisa was extremely helpful, offering suggestions on shopping, restaurants, and directions to various sights. The house is very convenient to many of the Lancaster places we wanted to visit. We look forward to returning to Lancaster and this well-appointed guest house.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 29, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Amazing vacation rental!

  • 5 of 5

Our large family had a great time staying in Lisa's beautiful guesthouse. The pool was one of the biggest reasons we rented and we weren't disappointed! Lisa and her family gave us our privacy and were extremely gracious and accommodating to our young children. We would DEFINITELY love to come back!! Our stay at the guesthouse enhanced our trip.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
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Ideal for young families

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time, Lisa had pack and play, high table available for us to use. The place is very clean, no issues there. Enjoyable stay, thanks ...John and yvonne

  • Review Submitted: Aug 16, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Hands-on House: Children's Museum of Lancaster
Oregon Dairy Country Restaurant
Gibraltar -- CLOSED
Fulton Opera House
American Music Theater
Dutch Wonderland Family Amusement Park
Lancaster Brewing Company
Lancaster Science Factory
Federal Taphouse
Annie Bailey's Irish Pub
Rice & Noodles Restaurant
Rachel's Cafe & Creperie
Iron Hill Brewery
Aussie And The Fox
Isaac's Deli & Restaurant Incorporated
Strasburg Railroad & Museum
The Greenfield Restaurant & Bar
Prince Street Cafe
The Lancaster Dispensing Company
Characters Pub
Penn Square Grille and Rendezvous Lounge
Rockvale Outlets Lancaster
Green Dragon Market & Auction
Kitchen Kettle Village Cafe
Hershey Park
Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre
Nissley Vineyards & Winery Estate
Plain & Fancy
Lancaster Barnstormers
"Ice skating in the winter and baseball in the summer."
Barnyard Kingdom
Abe's Buggy Rides
James Buchanan's Wheatland
Longwood Gardens
Turkey Hill Experience
Pennsylvania Renaissance Fair
lancaster symphony orchestra
National Toy Train Museum
Spooky Nook Sports
Mt. Gretna Lake & Beach
Landis Valley Village & Farm Museum
Wilbur Chocolate Co
Choo Choo Barn, Inc
Sight & Sound Theatres
Kreider Farms -- CLOSED
Ephrata Cloister Museum Store
Hans Herr House & Museum, The
Bottling Works at Bube's Brewery
"This is the perfect place for a drink and light snack. The building is worth touring and th..."
Cherry Crest Adventure Farm
Lancaster Central Market
Shady Maple Smorgasbord
Lancaster Country Club
"Home of the 2015 LPGA in July."
Nearest Airport
38 Miles
Harrrisburg International
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Highland Pizzaria
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Lancaster Country Club
Nearest Train
4 Miles
Amtrak
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
222
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Manna Pan Asian Fusion
Nearest Ski
33 Miles
Roundtop
Nearest Beach
33 Miles
Mt Gretna
Car: necessary

Centrally located within minutes of Lancaster Country Club, and major Lancaster attractions, this spacious two-story guesthouse let's you stretch out and relax on scenic Butter Road just a short walk away from a historic covered bridge.

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning £20

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

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.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Lancaster in Pennsylvania

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • Full bathroom features shower and bathtub.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
  • If you are in need of a pack and play for a toddler, we could provide that for a fifth person.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • ice skating
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
We offer both single and couples massages in the guesthouse which are provided through 'The Traveling French Spa.' They have been working with high-end hotels and businesses in Lancaster County for the past six years. It's perfect for people that want to be pampered in their rooms instead of going out to a spa. Please inquire about rates. Advance reservation required.

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