Palmerton Home w/ Deck - 8 Mins to Ski Resort!

City: Palmerton, Pennsylvania Property ID: 392070

grand total: From $300 total Per Night

  • DETAILED DESCRIPTION
    *Please note the property manager lives on site, in a completely separate unit, and may be present during your stay*

    Exactly 4,500 square feet of newly updated living space is waiting for you at this 6-bedroom, 5-bath vacation rental house that sleeps 14 in Palmerton. Relax in the game room after skiing at Blue Mountain Resort just 10 minutes away. Summer months invite you to kayak on Beltzville Lake or hike along the shoreline with family and friends just 15 minutes from this property.

    -- THE PROPERTY --

    Bedroom 1: King Bed | Bedroom 2: 2 Twins | Bedroom 3: Queen Bed | Bedroom 4: Full Bed | Bedroom 5: Full Bed | Bedroom 6: Queen Bed | Family Room: Pullout Bed

    Fresh alpine air will greet you as soon as you arrive at this peaceful property. Step inside to enjoy this newly renovated home with 2 mini-fridges and microwaves in the wet bar areas, perfect for at-home entertainment with your family and friends.

    A large sectional couch in the living room provides perfect front row seats for listening to music with the Sonos Home Audio or watching movies on the 65-inch flat-screen cable TV with free Netflix. Kids can have their own space in the downstairs game room that also features a 65-inch flat-screen cable TV equipped with Xbox and PlayStation consoles.

    Sleek ceramic tiling lines the fully equipped kitchen that boasts stainless steel GE appliances and granite countertops. Serve home-cooked meals at one of 2 provided dining tables. After dinner, enjoy the forest views and twinkling night sky as you sip a warm beverage on the furnished deck before heading to bed.

    Everyone in the group is sure to agree on his or her ideal sleeping arrangements with 6 well-appointed bedrooms to choose from. The family room even offers a pullout bed if additional accommodations are needed. Feel refreshed with a rinse in one of the 5 full bathrooms - 4 with a shower/tub combo and 1 with a walk-in shower.

    -- THE LOCATION --

    Outdoor enthusiasts will delight in the variety of activities and excursions easily accessible from this home. Spend clear winter days skiing the slopes at Blue Mountain Ski Resort just a 10-minute drive away.

    If you're in the mood to trailblaze through different powder, plan to visit Big Boulder Mountain located 40 minutes north of this property. Non-skiers are sure to share a thrill on the downhill tubing runs available near the resort.

    Warm summer afternoons call for a trip to Beltzville State Park - just 15 minutes from this home. Rent a kayak or bring your fishing gear in the hope of catching fresh trout!

    However you've worked up an appetite, satisfy your hunger as you dine at one of the restaurants in downtown Palmerton. Local eateries such as Papa Al's, Bert's and One Ten Tavern are a short 15-minute drive away.

    -- THE EVOLVE DIFFERENCE --

    Evolve Vacation Rental wants your vacation experience to be everything you hoped for and exactly what you needed. To make it easy, we help you find a property you love, offer world-class support seven days a week, and make sure our properties are safe, clean, and ready for your stay. Even better, each home has a Guest Contact available 24/7 for anything that’s on your mind. It’s a fresh new approach to vacation rental. Try Evolve today!

    -- ADDITIONAL DETAILS --

    Key Residence Features:
    - Amenities include a fully equipped kitchen with stainless steel appliances and granite countertops, furnished deck, game room with a PlayStation and Xbox, free Netflix, Sonos Home Audio System, wet bar with 2 mini-fridges, 3 65-inch flat-screen cable TVs, free WiFi, in-unit laundry machines, and more
    - Peaceful Palmerton location in a wooded area with a pool, 10-minute drive to Blue Mountain Ski Resort, Blue Shamrock Golf Club, 15-minute drive to Beltzville State Park, 40-minute drive from Big Boulder Mountain and other local attractions
    **Please Note - the pool will be closed throughout the winter until spring**

    -- POLICIES --

    Policies:
    - No smoking
    - No pets allowed
    - Events, parties and large gatherings considered with prior homeowner approval (please contact Evolve for additional information)
    - Must be at least 25 years old to book
    - Additional fees and taxes may apply
    - Photo ID may be required upon check-in

  • Location
  • DETAILS & AMENITIES

    Area Activities

    • Antiquing
    • Boating
    • Cinema/Movie Theater
    • Cross Country Skiing
    • Cycling
    • Downhill/Alpine Skiing
    • Festivals
    • Fishing
    • Gambling
    • Golf
    • Hiking
    • Horseback Riding
    • Horseshoes
    • Hunting
    • Ice Skating
    • Kayaking
    • Miniature Golf
    • Mountain Biking
    • Museums
    • Nightlife
    • Playground
    • Racquetball
    • Rafting
    • Restaurants
    • Shopping
    • Sledding/Tubing
    • Snowboarding
    • Snowshoeing
    • Swimming
    • Tennis
    • Theme Parks
    • Water Parks
    • Waterskiing
    • Wildlife Viewing
    • Winery Tours
    • Zoo/Wildlife Park

    Community Amenities

    • Onsite Laundry Facilities

    Included Services

    • On-Call Maintenance

    Inside Amenities

    • Air-Conditioning
    • Kitchen

    Key Amenities

    • Coffeemaker
    • Complimentary Toiletries
    • Fire Extinguisher
    • Free Parking
    • Smoke Detector
    • Trash Bags/Paper Towels
    • Wireless Internet (WIFI)

    Kitchen Equipment

    • Dishware and Flatware
    • Dishwasher
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator
    • Stove/Oven
    • Toaster

    Nearby Amenities

    • Mountain View
    • Pool View

    Other Amenities

    • Off Street Parking
    • Parking

    Outdoor Amenities

    • Deck
    • Gas Grill

    Pool Amenities

    • Heated Pool
    • Pool Toys
    • Private Outdoor Pool

    Property Amenities

    • Cable/Satellite TV
    • Ceiling Fans
    • Central Heating
    • DVD Player
    • Dryer
    • Flat-Screen TV
    • Foosball Table
    • Game Room
    • Games
    • Garage
    • Internet Connection
    • Keyless Entry
    • Laundry Detergent
    • Linens Provided
    • Stereo
    • TV
    • Telephone
    • Towels Provided
    • Video Game Console
    • Washer
    • Wet Bar

    Suitability

    • Bathtub or Shower On First
    • Car Recommended
    • Minimum Age Requirement
    • No Pets Allowed
    • Non Smoking
    • Suitable for Children
    • Suitable for Elderly
  • Guest Reviews (31)
    Write Your Own Review

    Reviewed by: Ramprakash on

    Comment:

    Nothing to worry from our end as they took care of everything.
    *This review was originally posted on Airbnb for a stay in October 2019

    Reviewed by: John on

    Comment:

    Accommodations were comfortable and very clean. Downstairs has its own bedroom and two full bathrooms with a large tv and couch.
    *This review was originally posted on Airbnb for a stay in September 2019

    Great space!

    Reviewed by: susan p. on

    Comment:

    The house was beautiful, with enough space for all 14 of us. There was anample amount of linens and an abundance of towels. The pool is beautifulwith plenty of toys and floats for the kids and the adults. Shopping wasconvenient with 2 large supermarkets 20 minutes away, with a Dollar Treeright across the road from them both (which in my opinion is far betterthan the Dollar General that your GPS will direct you to.) I woulddefinitely recommend!!

    Immaculate and amazing property!

    Reviewed by: Joyce U. on

    Comment:

    Pictures do not do justice to the property. The house is huge, modern and spotless! We were five adults and four children 11-14. We did not even get to use all the space as it was that huge. Perfect for giving different groups of people their own space which would be handy on rainy days. There needs to be a better picture of the pool area as it was lovely with plenty of room. The on-site person greeted us right away and kept us informed but was otherwise out of sight. If you are there in the warm weather then do some research on things to do and the distance from the house. The Largest General Store was worth a visit. There was a small arcade and the kids (and adults)) enjoyed the duck pin bowling. We would have done the Escape room but it is only open on weekends. All in all it was a very positive experience.
    *This review was originally posted on HomeAway for a stay in August 2019

    Big clean beautiful property with all amenities provided

    Reviewed by: Anonymous on

    Comment:

    House was big enough for our big family. It was very clean, all the bathroom had enough towels and the kitchen was fully stocked with everything we needed. Our kids had great time at the heated pool,also the pool is great size n fence was great addition and safe for kids. All the bedrooms were good size and love that they had television in almost every rooms with free Netflix and they also provided us with a mini iPad. The basement was fun for our big kids. We had great family time on the deck and we are already planning to go back again next year.
    *This review was originally posted on HomeAway for a stay in August 2019

    Great house for Large family

    Reviewed by: Kathleen W. on

    Comment:

    We had a great stay here. The large number of bedrooms and bathrooms and extra rooms worked out well for our extended family (grandparent, kids, and grandkids). Some of the highlights were the in-ground swimming pool and the amount of seating for meals (2 tables inside by the kitchen and 1 outside). We also enjoyed the drive-in movie theater and Beltsville State Park nearby.
    *This review was originally posted on HomeAway for a stay in August 2019

    Great House for Families and Great Summer Rental

    Reviewed by: on

    Comment:

    We had three familes and a grandmother stay for a long weekend at the house this summer. It was a great place for 14 people including 7 kids. The pool was awesome, way better than the pictures show and the house was set up great, with a fun game room in the basement where the kids could hang out when not in the inground pool. The deck is nice and large and there is plenty of outdoor seating. The house was very clean and the bedrooms all set up nicely. The owner and caretakers are very accomodating and repsonsive before and during our stay. We loved the gaming systems with tons of games provided and fooseball and air hockey. The kids had plenty to do while the adults took advantage of all the comfy areas to hang out and relax on the main level and lower level. It was nicely decorated and the furniture was comfortable. Lots of channels on the tv including sports channels. The sonos music system was awesome. Added to our experience in a fun way. It was a pleasant suprrise to see all the small amenties like soap and toliet paper in all the bathrooms and dish soap for the dishwasher and plenty of trash bags and compliementry K cups for coffee. The walk in shower was very helpful as one of the people in our group has a disablity. There was an air mattress in the one bedroom a helpful addition. Its a nice quiet relaxing location, with enough shopping 10 minutes away in Palmerton that you can get everything you need for groceries and drinks and a pharmacy. Its also close to mountain biking trails and being there in the summer, the private enclosed well kept pool was a huge plus for our family and especially the kids in our group.
    *This review was originally posted on HomeAway for a stay in June 2019

    Spacious house but dirty pool and smoke smell in the house along with mouse in the kitchen

    Reviewed by: Jaspreet M. on

    Comment:

    Big house with lots of space and well equipped game room for kids. Definitely large enough to accommodate a big family; however, the basement and rec room had strong cigarette smoke smell throughout. It was clear someone had been smoking right outside in the garage and on the deck; cigarette butts found full of ashtray. Pool had a dead frog along with loads of dead earthworms. We also found a mouse in the kitchen and tried to get traps from the management but were unsuccessful. In fact, the onsite property manager was hard to reach and didn't really return text messages or voice mail messages left for him. Did eventually get in touch with the owner the following morning. No Kleenex in the house at all. As for activities around the area, not much to do in walking distance. Had to drive around to get to Blue Mountain resort and further drive around to get to Beltzville Park.
    *This review was originally posted on HomeAway for a stay in June 2019

    Manager's Response:
    Jaspreet, we're glad you found this 4,500 square-foot home spacious enough for your party of fourteen! We're sorry that you found some aspects of your stay unsatisfactory. As the property is located in a wooded area, it is common after the rain to experience some worms or frogs sneaking into the pool area. While we're sorry we can't prevent this issue, the caretakers do try their best to maintain the pool. They also provide a pool skimmer for guests to use in this scenario. Again, being in a heavily wooded area, it's not uncommon to spot mice. However, the owners have mouse traps in place and have a pest company treat the house for bugs and rodents once a quarter to help prevent their presence. The owners were just at the home and didn't detect a smoke odor inside the home. They have a strict no-smoking policy inside the home but do allow it outside on the premises. There are back up supplies, such as Kleenex, in the home but we're sorry if you were unable to locate them. We do note the location of this property on our listing so that guests know what to expect before booking. Blue Mountain, Beltzville, and Palmerton are all within a 15-minute drive away for guests to explore. The owners strive to provide exceptional guest experiences, and as evidenced by past reviews, we're confident this home will continue to host many satisfied guests! Best, the Evolve Team

    beautiful property

    Reviewed by: Erika M. on

    Comment:

    Ok so the property was beautiful and had plenty of space for our group. One thing that made me uncomfortable was all the doors with access to outside with the small children. The house was very clean and the pool was nice. I would recommend a safety net for the deeper side for families with children . I would definitely come come and recommend this house for future stay. The only issue i have is the house caretakers live on site l, while this is not my preference they were very nice and helpful. This information should be more specific in the listing. Overall this is a great property with a lot of space for extended family trips.
    *This review was originally posted on HomeAway for a stay in June 2019

    Beautiful!

    Reviewed by: Jaki W. on

    Comment:

    This place was stunning. The pictures really don't do it justice. We would absolutely love to come back again.
    *This review was originally posted on HomeAway for a stay in June 2019

    Large house

    Reviewed by: Ricky J. on

    Comment:

    House was very accommodating for our purposes. The listing should state that the property managers are on site. Didn?t know that until arrival.
    *This review was originally posted on HomeAway for a stay in May 2019

    Reviewed by: Pat on

    Comment:

    *This review was originally posted on Airbnb for a stay in April 2019

    Reviewed by: Cameron on

    Comment:

    We greatly enjoyed the rental and were very impressed with its cleanliness and amenities. It was the perfect place for a group of friends to get away for a ski weekend. There were plenty of beds, bathrooms and layout that would easily accommodate a group of several couples and small families. We look forward to renting again next season!
    *This review was originally posted on Airbnb for a stay in March 2019

    Reviewed by: Keith on

    Comment:

    This home has everything you could possibly need and more. Sparking clean and everything promised in the ad plus more! Convenient location close to skiing and the groundskeepers were very helpful!
    *This review was originally posted on Airbnb for a stay in February 2019

    Reviewed by: Kim on

    Comment:

    This was our second year renting this house. It perfectly suited our needs as a group of 8. We were pleasantly surprised at how clean it was last year, and how many amenities it included (bed linens, toilet paper, hand soap, towels, paper towels, coffee pods...the list goes on). It makes traveling with such a large group (children included) super easy, so we decided to rent it again this year, and once again, were not disappointed. We are already looking into renting it again next year.
    *This review was originally posted on Airbnb for a stay in February 2019

    Great location for Skiing

    Reviewed by: A440 on

    Comment:

    Perfect place for skiing at Blue Mountain. We enjoyed the home along with two other families. Plenty of room and bathrooms to accommodate everyone.
    No problems and everything was seamless. We will be sure to use again for our next trip.

    Reviewed by: Tosanna on

    Comment:

    This is a fantastic place, ten minutes from the slopes and stunning views. We are thinking of going back in the summer to hang out again and take advantage of the pool and outside deck. Thank you to the owners, they are spectacular and so is their groundskeeper!
    *This review was originally posted on Airbnb for a stay in January 2019

    Reviewed by: Erin on

    Comment:

    We had a great ski trip here! Plenty of beds and tons of space for games / activities. Would definitely rent out again!
    *This review was originally posted on Airbnb for a stay in December 2018

    More amazing than we had anticipated

    Reviewed by: A Verified Guest on

    Comment:

    Upon arriving and exploring this home, it seemed never ending... it is gigantic! The property is so beautiful and the home is immaculate. The property managers really do go the extra mile to make sure everything is wonderful during your stay. There was an iPad left charging on the kitchen counter when we got there- at first we were thinking "oh no, maybe the cleaning company forgot this?"... after reading the very detailed binder (including everything we'd need to know) we found the iPad was left to control a series of sonos speakers throughout the whole house- such a cool perk that we couldn't have imagined. The binder included everything from info on checkout to all the video games available for play (and their ratings) to nearby things to do- it was amazing to have it all in one place so we didn't have to scramble to figure out where the closest grocery, state store and beer distributors were. We used this property to lodge our bridal party and friends from out of town for our wedding. This home is great for socializing- the main kitchen, living, dining area is one thing, but in addition, there are 2 more living rooms in different areas of the home, both complete with wet bars. It was surreal. We will be staying again.

    ALSO- Linens are included! Great perk you dont often find.
    *This review was originally posted on HomeAway for a stay in December 2018

    Reviewed by: Mark on

    Comment:

    Very clean! Lot of room and great host!
    *This review was originally posted on Airbnb for a stay in October 2018

    Wonderful rental for gatherings.

    Reviewed by: Erin A. on

    Comment:

    The property was perfect for our gathering. The main living area was perfect for socializing. The 2 other rec areas in the basement were awesome for smaller groups wanting to play different games and such. We had Rock Band game set up in one rec area and Virtual Reality set up in the other. Nobody needed to scream and yell to be heard. I only had 2 issues with our stay and it's not about the home but the service we received. Our check in time was 4 pm. My husband and I arrived 1st at 4:20 pm or so. The cleaning staff were still cleaning when we arrived. Trash bags, dirty towels, cleaning products spread all over the house. They were still vacuuming, making beds, doing laundry...etc. The cleaning staff were still cleaning till after 5 almost 6 pm and by that time more and more people in our group started arriving. Also, I had asked them about towels and sheets. That, we would be having 15 people in the house for the weekend and we would need lots of towels and sheets for the sofa bed and for people sleeping on the couches. The cleaning lady reassured me that there were plenty of towels in the closet upstairs and there will be enough sheets. Then like I said they left way past our check in time and as they were leaving, they told us that they would be back in a couple hours to finish the laundry. And.... they never returned. Later that night, I realized that there were only 5 bath towels in the upstairs closet. So that night and next morning i finished the laundry. This was not what i was expecting but... it got done and we still had a great time.
    *This review was originally posted on HomeAway for a stay in August 2018

    Manager's Response:
    Erin, we're glad you hear this home was an ideal fit for your gathering and your group had an enjoyable time overall. This property had guests leave the morning of your arrival, and since the caretakers prioritize cleanliness it did take them a bit longer than expected to get this spacious 4,000 sq ft house ready for your stay. This has not been an issue previously, and we apologize for this inconvenience. The homeowner has taken steps to prevent the scenario you encountered for future guests. Thank you for your insight and we hope to welcome you back for a 5-star experience that will exceed your expectations! Best, the Evolve Team

    Awesome home in The Poconos!!!

    Reviewed by: Rafael V. on

    Comment:

    Pictures don?t do justice to this home!!! Out of all the homes I?ve stayed in the Poconos, this has been the BEST property I?ve rented. It?s a huge place and plenty of indoor and outdoor space. Our group was composed of 3 families and 15 people total and barely used up all the space. Kids had a game room filled with games, adults had 3 living rooms to spread around in and there are 3 dinning tables inside and outside the house. The pool was awesome as well. Best thing that happened was having the pool in the property, kids kept in there all day and also has a 9-10feet side. Very well kept pool and pool/patio area. Kids got to experience a whole other side of nature on this trip. Whether on the road or at the property we were able to see ducks, deers, frogs, hummingbirds and a whole bunch of other animals. This property is located off from any major highway and the heavy commercial area of route 611 and I-80 which results in zero traffic coming in our out. Supermarket is about 10 mins away and between there and the dollar store you practically find everything you many need. This is an awesome property and definitely coming back next year.
    *This review was originally posted on HomeAway for a stay in August 2018

    INCREDIBLE!

    Reviewed by: Debra m. on

    Comment:

    The home was phenomenal. My family and I had a great time. Was just like being home. The onsite caretaker was extremely nice, House was magnificent. Equipped with exact amount of space needed, kitchen was fabulous, and entertainment section was great. The grill worked like a charm. Couldn?t of enjoyed a better birthday weekend getaway with my loved ones. Nothing better than quality time well spent with an awesome and comfortable environment. Was a pleasure staying there. Thanks for having us we really appreciate it. One of the top 5 best rentals we?ve visited. Definitely will be back next time for some quiet time in the future. Three C?s were achieved from booking and staff. Comfortable, communication and care
    *This review was originally posted on HomeAway for a stay in March 2018

    Great family reunion weekend

    Reviewed by: Antoinette T. on

    Comment:

    This house is a 5 star hotel. The house was perfect. Everything was thought of with renters in mind. Will definitely be back!!
    *This review was originally posted on HomeAway for a stay in February 2018

    Reviewed by: Michael on

    Comment:

    The house is beautiful and well amenitized. Very much enjoyed our stay and recommend to anyone looking. Host and home keeper were extremely helpful and responsive. Would definitely come back again.
    *This review was originally posted on Airbnb for a stay in March 2018

    Reviewed by: Michael on

    Comment:

    The pictures do not do this home justice. It was absolutely gorgeous; clean, an abundance of amenities and no shortage of towels. The host(s) were very accommodating. Will definitely return!

    Reviewed by: Jackie on

    Comment:

    This home is perfect for a getaway. The house is very well maintained and has a lot of nice amenities that are easy to use. A well-prepared binder greeted us with instruction on how to use the Sonos and Playstation! It's perfect for a group with kids and adults because there are a lot of family room set-ups so everyone can spread out. The bedrooms and baths were plentiful and all clean. I highly recommend staying here!
    *This review was originally posted on Airbnb for a stay in February 2018

    Reviewed by: Steve on

    Comment:

    Her house was exceptional. Very roomy and clean. Close to ski area and tubing. Reduced price tickets for local ski area available through evolve and would recommend to everybody I know
    *This review was originally posted on Airbnb for a stay in February 2018

    Reviewed by: Mallory on

    Comment:

    This house is even more beautiful and better than the photos and descriptions provide. Everything was spotless, the beds were comfortable, kitchen was well stocked, and there were plenty of towels. Gary was very pleasant to deal with and very accommodating. During our stay, the host had a Weber grill delivered because a previous guest had suggested they get one. They filled up the tanks same day and we were able to use it that night for dinner. This house is perfect for a family or friends trip. There are several different hang out spots, perfect for large groups who groups with kids. It's also less than 10mins from Blue Mountain (this is why we were in Palmerton). I've stayed in many Airbnb's, this one really exceeded expectations. Thanks again!
    *This review was originally posted on Airbnb for a stay in January 2018

    Reviewed by: Drilon on

    Comment:

    I rented this beautiful property with my family to celebrate New Year together and we had a great, relaxing time. The house is very spacious and brand new it looks even better in person. Very simple and modern, we loved the decor. It has everything needed especially in the kitchen. Everything was spotless from bedrooms to bathrooms etc. The beds are fully equipped with sparkling white linens, comforters and extra blankets. It really feels like you get all that a hotel has to offer but in a home. Lots of towels too. The host Tom and caretaker Gary were great as well and answered all of our questions and needs promptly. It is also very kid friendly, our kids ages 1-3 had a blast playing in the downstairs open carpeted area. Overall the house is amazing and would recommend it to anyone. We will definitely rent it again in the future. Thank you Tom for renting your property to us.
    *This review was originally posted on Airbnb for a stay in January 2018

    amazing house!

    Reviewed by: Corey on

    Comment:

    The house is beautiful and has everything you need for a great weekend! Owner and caretaker were responsive and helpful. Cant wait to return!

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