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Bear Creek Hollow Lodge

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Space 130 m²
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

Bear Creek Hollow Lodge is situated in a quite hollow beside a babbling brook in beautiful Trough Creek Valley in Huntingdon County. The Lodge provides comfortable accommodations to sleep up to 8 people. Three bedrooms are available with 1 1/2 baths; fully furnished kitchen, large dining room, and a cozy fireplace in the living room to relax and enjoy the cool evenings. The Lodge has a nice deck overlooking a beautiful spillway that allows for watching and listening to nature's beauty. The area is frequently visited by deer, turkey and occasional bear.

Each room of the Lodge is controlled by separate controls for heating and air conditioning for your convenience and comfort. Amenities at the Lodge include Dish TV, and ourtdoor camp fire ring, washer and dryer, dishwasher, iron and ironing board, mircrowave, coffe pot and Pack and Play.

Whether you are looking for a quiet secluded place to just relax and wind down from everyday life or to partake in outdoor activitites within the Huntingdon County area, look no further thatn Bear Creek Hollow Lodge.

More Details

Barb and Roy Roland
Member since: 2015
Speaks english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 18, 2018

About Barb and Roy Roland

Roy is a retired Corrections Officer and I am a Hair Stylist / Owner. I do hair, nails and pedicures. We enjoy traveling, walking/hiking, or just relaxing at home.

Barb and Roy Roland purchased this farmhouse in 2013

Why Barb and Roy Roland chose Huntingdon

It is a quiet and secluded area to get out of the hustle and bustle of the city life. Everyone has enjoyed their stay with us. Clean, friendly and personable.

What makes this farmhouse unique

You can see all kinds of wildlife in the area, bear, Llamas, deer, rabbits, squirrels and turkeys. Everyone in this area is friendly and enjoys talking to out of the area people. Very casual setting.


Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation farmhouse rental in Huntingdon

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 130 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:30 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • Min. age of primary renter: 19
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Smoking allowed ...
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet
  • 1 Full bath with shower (NO TUB) and 1/2 bath upstairs where bedrooms are. Each bedroom has a dresser.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double , 2 twin/ single , Pack and Play for babies
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
  • 3 bedrooms: Bedroom 1 - Twin bed with dresser, Bedroom 2 - 1 twin and 1 full bed with dresser, Bedroom 3 - 2 twin beds and 1 full with dresser
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Outside Fire ring/pit. Make smores, toast marshmallows, cook hot dogs over an open fire while listening to the babbling brook. See wildlife of all kinds.


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Bear Creek Hollow Lodge
average rating of 5.0 based on 18 reviews

Amazing Place

  • 5 of 5

The lodge was a fantastic place to stay and the property was beautiful.

  • Submitted: 21-Mar-2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Eric: Glad you appreciated our lodge for your stay. We try to keep it nice and comfortable for small or larger groups who come to our lodge. Hope to see your group back soon. BCHL Barb-Roy
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The most restful holiday I’ve ever had!

  • 5 of 5

My foster child, my dog and I needed a complete test from our busy lives, and this was the perfect spot. We took everything we needed - our food, wrapped presents and clothing, everything - and we had the most wonderful time. We woke up on Christmas morning to a glorious carpet of snow and apart from a couple of little trips to neighboring towns and a winter hike every day, we rested and cooked and had great meals together with friends who visited us. Even my city-boy foster child loved it after the first couple of days whining about having nothing to do! The Lodge was decorated for us with a Christmas tree and fragrant pine boughs and Roy and Barb made sure we had all we needed. We never wanted to leave! Thanks so much, Roy and Barb.

  • Submitted: 30-Dec-2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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great place for walks and rest

  • 5 of 5

Very quiet and peaceful place, ideal for walks, with or without your dog! The nearby Nature park is certainly worth exploring, and the restaurant on the lake. Very friendly people. A real gem.

  • Submitted: 22-Oct-2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Annville, PA, Northeast, USA

Comfortable Farmhouse

  • 5 of 5

This is a great farmhouse on a private lane. We took our daughter and son-in-law and three children, along with our dog on vacation. This property is very close to Raystown Lake, Rainbow Falls, Suspension Bridge and Balance Rock. Also you can check out the Ice Mine. Great location. The kids had a blast playing in the creek. Our dog played ball with "everybody". The guys cooked breakfast and dinner every morning and night over an open fire in a fire pit across the lane. We did use the gas grill for burgers one night, too. We had everything we needed to enjoy our stay. Owners are very nice and so accommodating. We had wood stacked for our next fire when we came back from our days festivities. Awesome! Thank you Barb and Roy!

  • Submitted: 7-Aug-2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Everything we needed

  • 5 of 5

Deer in the back yard. Close to tourist attractions. Includes washer/dryer so you don't need to pack allot if you're staying a while. This was our 2nd time there and we hope to go back again!

  • Submitted: 3-Aug-2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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A house with character in a beautiful, peaceful setting!

  • 5 of 5

Owners are very accommodating, house is clean and is a renovated farmhouse with lots of character and a gorgeous deck with a roof and a gas grill. Nice farmhouse/lodge decor inside. AC works well. Property is well maintained & in a relaxing, peaceful setting with opportunities to enjoy nature & see deer. Potential renters should be aware that the washer and dryer is in the farmhouse cellar. The steps from the kitchen to the cellar are a bit daunting, but there is an outside entrance to the cellar (not a storm cellar door but a regular door). Also, there is one full bathroom on the main level with a shower, sink, and toilet and one partial bathroom on the 2nd level that has only a toilet. All bedrooms (3) are upstairs. House is stocked with good dinnerware, kitchen utensils, pots & pans, coffee maker, microwave, full-size refrigerator & stove/oven as well as basic pantry items. Instructions for access to Wi-Fi & satellite TV (on main level) are provided. We enjoyed our stay and would stay again!! Owners are very nice and are concerned that you have what you need and are comfortable.

  • Submitted: 15-Jul-2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
40 Miles
State College, PA
Nearest Barpub
10 Miles
Mill Creek, PA
Nearest Golf
20 Miles
Huntingdon, PA
Nearest Train
15 Miles
Huntingdon, PA
Nearest Motorway
10 Miles
Rt 22, Huntingdon, PA
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Cassville, PA
Nearest Beach
20 Miles
Lake Raystown, PA
Car: necessary

Several attractions include: Lake Raystown, State Game Lands, Alpaca tours, skiing, water attractions, Penn State College and Bryce Jordan Center, Grier School, Juniata College, Lincoln Caverns, Indian Caverns, 1000 Steps (used by coal miners years ago), Trough Creek State Park (ice mine and balance rock).


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation farmhouse rental in Huntingdon

Rental Basis:
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My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection C$75.59
Tax Rate 9.0%

The damage deposit will be refunded upon leaving IF NO Damage is found. It will take approximately 2 weeks to show on your credit card.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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