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Renovated, Pet-Friendly, Pocono Farmhouse Close To Kalahari

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,500 sq ft
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

3 Bedroom, 2 Bath In A Rural Setting

Three Bedroom, two bathroom recently renovated farmhouse located in the center of the Poconos. Includes a front porch that is ideal for drinking your morning coffee while watching the local deer gallop through the woods. The master bedroom includes it's own private bath. The full kitchen features a separate eating area and a full dining room. The living features a full cable lineup (HBO and STARZ) as well as internet and WiFi.

The property is close to Kalahari and Mt. Airy. Interested in both those locations? Stay here and bring the dog! Kalahari has day passes available and spend your night at Mt. Airy! Fun for the whole family!

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Joel Turinski
Member since: 2015
Speaks english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
June 17, 2018

About Joel Turinski

I live in Northeastern Pennsylvania and work nearby. I stay at this property when it is not being rented and really enjoy the craft that went into the older style construction.

Joel Turinski purchased this farmhouse in 2015

Why Joel Turinski chose Swiftwater

I bought this home because it is conveniently located in the center of the Poconos where there are many recreational opportunities. It's a short drive to the casino, several water parks, hiking, kayaking, rails to trails bike trails, wineries, you name it!

What makes this farmhouse unique

I love re-enacting the water scene from the movie "The Miracle Worker" with the hand pump to the well on the property.


Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation farmhouse rental in Swiftwater, Pennsylvania

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: Noon
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • smoking allowed ...
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master bathroom - toilet , shower , Located off of the Master Bedroom
    Central Bathroom - toilet , shower , Located on the 2nd floor
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master Bedroom - 1 queen
    Guest Bedroom 1 - 1 double , Features a full size bed
    Guest Bedroom 2 - 1 double , Features a full size bed
  • Master Bedroom features a queen size bed and a private bath.
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • gambling casinos
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • skiing
  • whitewater rafting


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Renovated, Pet-Friendly, Pocono Farmhouse Close To Kalahari
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 21 reviews

Comfortable stay

  • 5 of 5

I was there with my family and my small dog. Total of 6 people. The house was clean, the bedrooms are spacious . Beds were comfortable. We are close to casinos and crossings outlet , water parks , We would definitely comeback again.

  • Submitted: 22-Apr-2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect space for a group of friends to hangout and get away, close to Camelback

  • 5 of 5

The house was great, space was more than enough for 6+ people, mattresses were very firm and not the most comfortable but manageable. Woods out back we’re great for hiking up with our dogs. Would highly recommend for groups! 15-20 min from Camelback, plenty of parking for at least 3 cars, will look to come back again. Thank you!

  • Submitted: 2-Feb-2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Albuquerque, New Mexico

Nice Location

  • 4 of 5

We stayed in this for a month and it was a nice and quite location. The place was clean upon arrival and Joel was very attentive when messaged. Joel did have fans for every room. Only downside is the blind driveway to the location. Cars drive by fast and its sometimes hard to get out. Joel of course has no control over this. Would stay again. It is in a central location to things in the Poconos.

  • Submitted: 3-Sep-2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Convenient and had everything we needed

  • 5 of 5

It's close to Kalahari and Camelback. We also went to Bushkill (40 mins to the east) and Mountain View Park (10 mins south by I-80), both of which the kids loved. The full kitchen and laundry room were very useful. I texted Joel when we couldn't get onto the wifi and he replied right away. One thing we didn't like was that the bedrooms and pillows smelt bad (damp and old). But maybe it's the floor that's too old or the humidity in the house that caused it... But overall a nice stay. Thanks.

  • Submitted: 25-Aug-2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Bronx, NY

Loved it

  • 5 of 5

Second time staying there. Amazing place and has everything you need for a relaxing getaway.

  • Submitted: 11-Jun-2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Quiet country farmhouse

  • 4 of 5

The farmhouse is situated in the country and the area was quiet. It was clean with plenty of room for the family to spread out. Close to conveniences. Enjoyed the sound of the stream, birds, watching the deer and other wildlife, viewing the mountains in the area, not a lot of traffic on the road for the week we were there. The water tasted good (we live with city water) and we never ran out of hot water. WiFi was good and strong. We'd definitely stay again.

  • Submitted: 23-Apr-2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Car: recommended

Located in the center of the Poconos. Close to Mt. Airy Casino, Kalahari water park, Tannersville shopping outlets, and all that the Poconos has to offer. This pet friendly vacation rental is a great place to launch your Pocono adventure and come back to recoup for your next one! Or, just spend the week relaxing and taking in the local wildlife.


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation farmhouse rental in Swiftwater, Pennsylvania

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add C$33 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit C$329.6
Pet Fee C$65.92
Cleaning Fee C$98.88

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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