10 Best Vrbo’s in Pennsylvania with Pools, Lake Access, Mountain Retreats

Vrbo throughout the state of Pennsylvania offers families the opportunity to have a home away from home for the upcoming holiday weekend. Many houses have outdoor barbecues, fire pits and swimming pools to allow families – some even large enough to accommodate extended families – to celebrate what some consider to be the “last weekend of summer”.

To help you explore your choices, we’ve sorted the Pennsylvania area Vrbo listings and reviews with 4-star ratings and compiled a selection below. Book quickly to be sure of availability. Vrbo’s range ranges from apartments for two people to houses large enough for groups of more than 10 people. When looking for the perfect vacation spot, be sure to check the number of bedrooms, sleeping space, parking, amenities, and other fees. Also, if you plan to bring a pet, make sure the listing allows furry friends. Some charge extra if you choose to bring a pet.

Here are some of Pennsylvania’s most popular listings according to Vrbo:

Stylish mountain retreat with fireplace and amenities

Experience the Pocono Mountains like never before from the comfort of this 3-bedroom, 1-bathroom Lake Arrowhead escape that sleeps up to 6 comfortably. Located less than 15 miles from some of Pocono’s top attractions for hiking, skiing, and families. Some features include a hot tub, smart TVs, and board games, as well as the community beach and Arrowhead Lake amenities. Can accommodate up to 6 people. It costs around $256 per night. Book this Vrbo.

Experience the Poconos Mountains like never before.

2 Bedroom Near: Messiah College, Harrisburg, Hershey, Carlisle & Ski Roundtop

Located in the quaint and quiet town of Mechanicsburg. The fire pit located in the relaxing backyard is perfect for making s’mores. The house also has a grill on the back deck, perfect for barbecues on a hot summer night. You can walk to the community park and downtown cafes and shops. This location is a short drive to Harrisburg’s Farm Show & City Island, Roundtop Mountain Adventure & Skiing, Hershey Park, Gettysburg or Lancaster Amish Country. Can accommodate up to 5 people. It costs around $145 per night. Book this Vrbo.

VRBO Weekend Rental

2 Bedroom Near: Messiah College, Harrisburg, Hershey, Carlisle & Ski Roundtop

Carlisle Castle – A Private Resort in Central Pennsylvania

If you are looking for fantasy and want to feel like a princess, this castle is the perfect weekend getaway. Welcome to Carlisle Castle – one of the most amazing homes in all of Pennsylvania. Located on one acre in historic downtown Carlisle, you can relax in the private pool and beautiful grounds all day, then walk to all city amenities at night. This property was built in 1939 and has a great history and is commonly referred to as the Gingerbread Man’s House in tribute to the owner who meticulously renovated it. This historic house can accommodate up to 7 people. The cost is around $475 per night. Book this Vrbo.

Carlisle Castle - A Private Resort in Central Pennsylvania

Located on one acre in historic downtown Carlisle, you can relax in the private pool and beautiful grounds all day, then walk to all city amenities at night.

Secluded, pet-friendly cabin with deck and fireplace

Pack your hiking boots and round up the crew for a mountain getaway in this welcoming 3-bedroom, 2.5-bathroom vacation rental. Offering the ideal blend of relaxation and comfort, this home offers modern amenities, custom rustic touches, and access to all nearby attractions. Head to The Red Schoolhouse for a quick bite, hit the slopes at Elk Mountain Ski Resort, or soak up all the fall colors at Prompton State Park. Come back to relax by the fire or relax on the terrace after dark. Can accommodate up to 8 people. The cost is $341 per night. Book this Vrbo.

Secluded, pet-friendly cabin with deck and fireplace!

Nestled in a secluded area of ​​Pleasant Mount, this cozy cabin on over 100 private acres is perfect for a carefree family getaway.

Home w/ Sunroom & Access to Lake Arrowhead Amenities

Center your next Lake Pocono getaway around this charming 3-bedroom, 1-bathroom cottage. Nestled in the community of Arrowhead Lake, this vacation rental offers all the comforts of home, plus a patio and gas grill, plus resort amenities including 4 beaches, 3 pools, fitness center , and more. Spend your days on the shore of the community lake or in the woods of Pinchot State Forest. In winter, strap on your skis for snowy adventures at Jack Frost Ski Resort, just 20 km away. Can accommodate up to 6 people. The cost is around $151 per night. Book this Vrbo.

Home with Lanai + Access to Arrowhead LK Amenities

Center your next Lake Pocono getaway around this charming cottage.

‘Slopeside Serenity’ Mountain Getaway with Deck, BBQ

A weekend filled with adventures and unforgettable memories awaits you at this condo in Mercersburg. Located in the Whitetail Resort, this 2 bedroom, 1 bath vacation rental offers easy access to ski lifts, hiking trails and plenty of amenities perfect for your whole group! Soak in the hot tub after a long day on the slopes or cool off in the resort pool during the summer months. Whatever the season, this property is your premier hub for experiencing all that Southern Pennsylvania has to offer. Can accommodate up to 13 people. The cost is $144 per night. Book this Vrbo.

'Slopeside Serenity' Mountain Getaway with Deck, BBQ

Enjoy a peaceful retreat with your family and friends in this charming condo nestled directly on Whitetail Resort.

Luxurious private chalet with sauna, hot tub and arcade games

This trailside cabin is located in the beautiful Towamensing trails, offering close access to three major ski areas, local golf courses, Pocono Raceway, historic Jim Thorpe, a beautiful lake and many local restaurants. Tucked away in a very private yet convenient location, Trailside Chalet offers a hot tub, sauna, playground and WiFi for your family’s enjoyment. Wildlife is abundant and the property offers a gas fireplace in the winter and air conditioning in the summer. Can accommodate up to 8 people. The cost is $344 per night. Book this Vrbo.

Luxury private chalet with sauna and hot tub and arcade games

Luxury private chalet with sauna and hot tub and arcade games

New Postcard Poconos Cabin w/Lake Access

It’s no secret that Poconos were designed for all things outdoors, and at this White Haven cabin, you’ll have easy access to hiking, biking, fishing, and skiing. On site, you will be welcomed by 2 bedrooms, 1 full bathroom and a comfortable mezzanine designed just for children. While you discuss your getaway agenda, throw a log on the fire or take in the view from the back deck. And be sure to be on time for the Hickory Run trails and Jack Frost trails, both easily accessible by car. Can accommodate up to 6 people. The cost is around $224 per night. Book this Vrbo.

New Postcard Poconos Cabin w/Lake Access

You’ll be sure to find something everyone in the family will love at this thoughtfully designed vacation rental, nestled just steps from the lake in the community of Hickory Hills.

Luxury Southwind Ski-in Ski-out, Mountain Top

Located at the highest point of the mountain, Southwind’s luxurious townhouses at Lake Tahoe are the pinnacle of mountain living. Southwind offers the only gated community in Seven Springs and the opportunity to enjoy the scenic Laurel Highlands in luxurious style. This private, gated community has its own chairlift and trail system, which connects directly to the slopes and trails of Seven Springs Mountain Resort. Walk out the door, the ski-out is a short walk away (about 30 yards from the trail) with a descent to the main lodge. Spend the day exploring the mountains, then ski to the perfect spot on the mountain. Can accommodate up to 12 people. The cost is around $571 per night. Book this Vrbo.

Luxury Southwind Ski-in Ski-out, Mountain Top

Southwind offers the only gated community in Seven Springs and the opportunity to enjoy the scenic Laurel Highlands in luxurious style.

The Enchanted Cottage and Hot Tub

Masthope is a private, four-season, single-family home community located in the northernmost part of the Pocono Mountains. With a full variety of amenities to enjoy such as skiing, boating and lake and pool swimming, horseback riding, tennis courts and a host of sporting activities which are only enhanced by an endless list of seasonal events, there is something for everyone to enjoy. Le Cottage Enchanté is centrally located 2 minutes drive from the swimming pool and ski lodge and 5 minutes drive from the lake. Kids room features a woodland themed bunk bed, ceiling fan, video games, set of fake s’mores, toy box with stuffed animals and family board games to entertain everybody. Can accommodate up to 7 people. The cost is around $272 per night. Book this Vrbo.

The Enchanted Cottage and Hot Tub

Masthope is a private, four-season, single-family home community located in the northernmost part of the Pocono Mountains.

Ashley Dill covers the online shopping industry, writing about commerce. She can be reached at adill@pennlive.com.

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