Voted as one of the best places in the world for stargazing, Cherry Springs State Park is a must-have on your checklist if you are looking for a celestial holiday. The Milky Way can be seen from the park and is an absolute out-of-the-world experience. Apart from this, the nearby Potter County region is a big attraction for experiences like ATV, snowmobiling, hiking, horseback riding, and wildlife spotting. So, if you are planning a memorable getaway to soak up the magical night sky and the great outdoors, here are the best Airbnb vacation rentals near Cherry Springs State Park, Pennsylvania, that you should consider.
This property is a three-bedroom luxury cabin that is completely furnished with rustic woodwork and all essential amenities. True to its name, the ‘Bear’s Den’ is a great property to spot bears and other animals like elks. The property offers just the right mix of privacy and space for bonding. Each cabin has a private entrance and a furnished porch. There are also comfortable common areas with amenities like the fire pit, outdoor picnic table, and a charcoal grill area to enjoy as a large family. Though rustic, the cabin is loaded with modern luxury amenities like wifi, Direct TV, and air conditioning. The location of the property is ideal for experiences like hiking, fishing, and stargazing.
Cross Fork Pine Lodge Bear's Den3 br luxury cabinCross Fork, Pennsylvania, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe cabin was exactly as described very comfortable with all necessary amenitiesher living room felt like home and the furniture was very comfortablethe cabin is in a beautiful area and is cozy quiet and well-equippeda clean comfortable and beautiful cabinhouse was very clean and well cared forthe place was comfortable clean and a great locationthe home is gorgeous and spotless in a secluded beautiful settingvery well maintained super clean and makes you feel at home
Host:donna is a great hostamazing home location host and amenitiesperfect getaway in the mountains beautiful cabin and fantastic host looking for a quiet getawaywonderful porch beautiful area great local hiking donna was very responsivedonna is prompt with returning messages great hostRead more reviewsbeautiful location and very relaxing close to cherry springs to see the starslocation was awesome for our needseverything you needed and more great fishing hiking and sight seeing close bygreat place to just get away from it all for a few daysthe bear’s den is the perfect place to stay if you’re looking for a break from reality
If you are looking for a property that is not only comfortable but also conveniently located, then this rental is a good option. Situated at a driving distance of half an hour from Cherry Spring park and 15 minutes from Ole Bull State Park the house has a convenient location. Also, the property is built adjacent to a trout stream, making it a great choice. A spacious backyard with a great view of the stream and a well-furnished patio is an added feature. The house itself is equipped with an indoor fireplace, wifi, TV, air conditioning and a fully functional kitchen. The place is also very close to local stores and bars for essentials and dining options.
SweetDrift at Kettle Creek (Main House)Superhost
Top guest reviewsrear deck faces creek and has very comfortable furniturethe deck and deck furniture was not only beautiful but comfortablethe kitchen was large and functional and the beds were very comfortablehouse had everything we needed and was comfortable and cozyvery clean and relaxingeverything is very cleanthe house was clean and had everything we neededthe house was very clean and had everything you could needbeautiful sparkling clean and lovely views
Host:kim was an amazing hostkim was very responsive and prompt when i had questionskim is very responsive and helpfulkim was very responsive and the property description is spot onRead more reviewsoutstanding location for fishing and relaxinggreat space great access to the river and close to cross forkso clean spacious and cute a perfect place to stay to star gaze at cherry springsinformation about things to do and places to go was helpfulso being able to bring the furry companion was a huge plus in booking this place
This property sits over 27-acres (10.9 hectares) of green land with 6000 square feet (557.4 square meters) of living space. The log cabin is handcrafted with a spacious wrap-around deck, five bedrooms, and a rustic stone fireplace. The place is furnished with luxury amenities like a 55-inch satellite TV, built-in surround sound system, air hockey table, and wWifi. The spacious yard is a lovely feature of this property as it has a mini pond and a great spot for stargazing.
Bear Trail LodgeAustin, Pennsylvania, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsvery clean beautiful property well stocked kitchenthe house was very spacious clean and well kept even though we didn't spend much time inside
Host:host is very helpfulhost was really responsive and helpfulhost is extremely helpful and responsivesam was an excellent host this home is absolutely beautifulRead more reviewsfrom the moment you turn into the driveway the location and scenery is just amazingreally an awesome place to stay if you’re going to be in the outdoors
This property is built on top of Yocum Hill with wonderful panoramic views of the surroundings. You can enjoy the observation tower for stargazing, wildlife spotting and soaking in the scenery. Ideal for enthusiasts, the property also has a concrete pad for telescopes. The lodge is equipped with high ceilings, wooden furniture, TV, wifi, and a well-furnished kitchen. The place is well located and only a 10-minute drive from Cherry Springs State Park.
*Valley Vista Lodge Dark Skies near Cherry SpringsGaleton, Pennsylvania, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe wifi was good and enabled us to stream movies/tv/music without issuethis is a great spot to get away and enjoy nature while still having comfortable amenitiesbook this place immediately the cabin is comfortable and spacious but the view is incrediblecozy cabin on a nice piece of land with incredible views from the observation towerspectacular view spacious setting and a cosy clean comfortable cottage make for an outstanding getawayvery nice place for a getaway clean and comfortablethe house was very clean and preheated for our arrivalthe cabin is very cute clean and a decent sizethis home is very clean and very roomyeverything was so clean there's a wonderful kitchen to use and there was plenty of space for us
Host:william was quick with his responses and very helpful with tipsthe pictures doesn’t do much justice for this airbnb william is attentive and quick with responseshe was attentive to our needs and we ate some delicious lamb burgers and farm-hatched eggswe are grateful for having such a wonderful space and an amazing host for this weekendwilliam was a swell host and his property is pretty amazing for a nature getawayRead more reviewsoutstanding location for watching starsawesome location and very secludedthe location is great for star watchinggreat cozy place near cherry springs park for stargazing adventures or just to get away from it allgreat location and good recreation trails off the property
Built on 8 acres (3.2 hectares) of open green land, the property is spacious and can house up to 10 people. The place also has a pavilion with a seating area and a fireplace, making it a great choice for large families to enjoy the outdoors. The cabin itself is well furnished with all required amenities like TV, dryer, wifi, and a functional kitchen. The location is also ideal for hiking and stargazing with backyard access to ATV and snowmobile trails.
Big Dipper Lodge, a Frosty Hollow propertyCoudersport, Pennsylvania, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthere was a ceiling fan and satellite tv in every bedroomfire-starters lots of wood outdoor chairs in addition to books puzzles a tv in every room a faneven with rain we had plenty of room to spread out and enjoy our staythere is a perfect sky-wide view right from the yard the house is clean comfortable and charmingvery nice clean cabin-like house on scenic propertyeverything was super sparkling clean
Host:the host is very responsivegreat hosts beautiful place to staywonderful hosts and beautiful lodge with so many extrasgail was helpful in pointing out some local attractionsRead more reviewsgreat cabin and great locationthis is a great place the location is keybeautiful clean cabin right next to cherry springs state parkit's a great place to stay to relax in privacyit's a great place for snowmobiling
The property is built with an A-frame structure and a unique three-sided fireplace, making the stay an interesting experience. The cabin is situated on 4 acres (1.6 hectares) of land that turns into a great spot for stargazing at night. The space is cosy and can house up to four people. Essential amenities are available making this property a good option for a short getaway.
A-Frame on the HillCoudersport, Pennsylvania, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewswe really loved it here the cabin is gorgeous with comfortable furniture and a lot of amenitiesthis lovely a-frame has everything you need and is so charming great kitchen amenities as wellbeautiful wood every where plenty of space a very nice kitchen and really cool fireplacebenn has a wonderful clean placeterrific place -- much nicer than the photos sparkling clean and no smells or cobwebsthe a-frame is gorgeous and very clean and benn was great to communicate withbenn’s cabin is surprisingly spacious and the property is awesome
Host:as a host benn was responsive friendly and always answered questions promptlyRead more reviewsnice place to get away from the citygreat location with plenty to do in the areahad a great time on our vacation the place blew away all expectationsthis cabin is nicely located near cherry springs state park susquehannock forest and lyman runthe location was great - we were an hour or less from everywhere we wanted to go
If you are looking to have a memorable wildlife spotting experience and a peaceful getaway, then this is a great option. You can spot elks, birds and if you’re lucky, even bears from the porch of the place. This cabin truly offers you the complete offline experience as it is situated well in the interiors of the county and has low phone reception. Furnished with essential amenities and a functional kitchen, you can enjoy a comfortable stay here.
Fish Hunt come see the Elk Stargaze and just relaxAustin, Pennsylvania, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsnice kitchen with all utilitiesthe queen bed is super comfortablealso has a nice kitchen area and grillvery clean and comfortable cabinit was also very clean and neatcabin very clean private and comfortablegreat stay very clean cozy and beautiful propertyclean and comfortable space in a peaceful setting
Host:host and on site property manager were very helpful clear and communicativethe host is great as well even let us stay a little later then checkout timeboth robert and on-site manager ted very responsive and helpfulthe on-site manager is extremely helpful with whatever you needrobert was an excellent communicator and ted was a great hostRead more reviewslocation is fantasticgreat location if your trying to get awayclose to cherry springs cozy and peacefulgreat location close to cherry spring state park and other parks to visitit was amazing to see them so close up
The property is located in the middle of the forest and is a great place to spot deers, bears, birds, and butterflies. The outdoor gazebo with a fireplace is a lovely addition to the overall experience. The cabin has cosy, home-like interiors and equipped with all the required amenities. The property is also surrounded by the Chipmunk Trail and is only a mile (1.6 kilometres) away from Cherry Springs State Park.
Cherry Springs/Coudersport Lodging-Star GazingCoudersport, Pennsylvania, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewskitchen was great beds and couches were comfy and the fresh spring tap water was deliciousthe beds were comfortable the towels were plush and the kitchen had everything we neededplace is clean and well maintainedit was clean had comfy beds and was easy to findthe house is very clean and has almost everything available for the guestclean well maintained well stocked and bear-y cutely decorated we couldn't have asked for a better experiencequite area and the house was fully equipped and clean for the entire family
Host:the host was easily contacted when we had questionslori our host was very responsive to any questions that we hadlori was a wonderful host and provided lots of helpful information and local tipsmy stay was excellent and you will find the host to be an excellent and capable personlori was the perfect host - i can’t recommend this place enoughRead more reviewsgreat location to get away in the mountainsbeautiful place very close to cherry springs parkgreat location and propertygreat location for star gazing super close to cheery spring state parkgreat location near some great state parks
The most attractive features of the property are the inviting well-maintained large yard with a pond, lighted horseshoe area, fire pit, deer feeder, and a furnished patio, all enveloped in the pine-scented air. Accommodating up to six guests, the house has modern furniture, well-maintained amenities, and a fully functional kitchen. The place also has a rustic farm table in the dining room, a walk-in closet, three flat-screen cable TVs, and a good Wifi connection. Well-located, you can also enjoy spotting wandering wildlife, stargazing from the yard, and a quick 10-minute drive to Cherry Springs State Park.
3-Acre Lodge 10 mins to Cherry Springs State Park!Coudersport, Pennsylvania, United States
Top guest reviewsit is a warm and cozy place to stay with family and friendsclean quiet and charmingthis location was perfect; quiet and beautiful and the property was well maintained and clean with thoughtful touchesvery clean home quiet w/ a great view of the night skyRead more reviewsvery relaxing location and close to cherry springs state park for amazing stargazingbeautiful home in prime location (about 15 minutes from cherry springs dark sky park)the location is close to cherry springs state park which is a great place for dark sky stargazingwe enjoyed our stay and planned to stay there again when we visit pennsylvania state park near coudersportwe will definitely be coming back and highly recommend to anyone coming to visit cherry springs park
This property has a standout location as it is only minutes away from Cherry Spring State Park and other experiences like fishing, snowmobiling trails, hunting, hiking, swimming, and horseback riding. The interiors are homey and comfortable. Well-equipped for all seasons, you will not only find a fireplace but also a propane heater to keep you warm in winters. With no TV, wifi, and low phone reception, you are sure to enjoy a getaway in the real sense and rejuvenate yourself with an offline holiday.
The Ginger BearCoudersport, Pennsylvania, United StatesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsif it's warm bring an extra fan for the bunk bed roomit's cute has plenty of room and has most all the amenities you could ask forthe well-stocked kitchen lr and bathroom are huge and the two main bedrooms are not smallotherwise the ceiling fans and at least two windows in every room keep the place coolcozy each bed has comfortable bedding and 1-2 pillows each with spare quilts in the closetsclean and welcomingthe cabin was extreamly clean and comfythe cabin was very clean and well appointedsuper clean and a fun little cabin to stay insarah's place was very clean
Host:sarah responded very quickly to questions and concerns and was overall very kindno surprises the pics are accurate and the host was very helpfulsarah was a great host and the thoughtful touches made the stay even more enjoyableRead more reviewsawesome place so close to cherry springsit was about a mile from cherry springs state park which was super convenientthe cabin is great with all the basics and super close to cherry springsfirst off i would say the location is great if you're in the area for the same reasonvery relaxing and quaint cabin right down the road from cherry springs state park
The starry nights welcome you
If you are dreaming of a getaway to enjoy the wonders of wildlife and the splendour of stargazing, then Cherry Springs State Park should definitely be on your mind. While you plan your trip, make sure to find a place to stay that is not just comfortable but also lets you explore other experiences like hiking, fishing, and ATV riding, right next door. This specially curated list of the 10 best Airbnb vacation rentals near Cherry Springs State Park, Pennsylvania, is sure to help you find your kind of perfect getaway home.
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