Top 9 Lakefront Rentals In Pocono Mountains, Pennsylvania - Updated 2024

Ryan Joshua
Ryan Joshua 
Contributing Writer
| 4 min read

Poconos Mountains, or simply Poconos, is one of the best destinations to escape the hustle and the busyness of Philadelphia or New York City. The natural destination is known for its densely forested parks, that become even more lovely during autumn, and sparkling lakes and valleys. It also boasts exhilarating hiking trails, adrenaline-filled ski resorts and water parks, and comfortable hotels and resorts. Poconos Mountains is surely a destination not only for families and groups of friends but also even for solo travelers or couples. Enjoy a very memorable trip to the mountains of Northern Pennsylvania and stay at one of the top lakefront rentals in Pocono Mountains, Pennsylvania.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) host status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and access to a lake. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on June 30, 2024.

1. Amazing lakefront home (from USD 319)

This amazing home in front of the lake features 180 degrees of unobstructed views for its guests. It also comes with easy and private access to the lake through its own dock. You can even explore the lake using the provided canoes, kayak, and rowboat. The home is also just a few minutes’ walk away from the beach, recreation centers, playgrounds, and restaurants. Inside the home are four bedrooms and two bathrooms that can accommodate up to eight people. There’s also a living room with relaxing couches, laundry facilities, a gas grill, sunrooms, a fully equipped kitchen, and a large collection of books, puzzles, and board games for kids.

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23.42 km (14.6 mi) from Bushkill Falls
21 reviews   Wifi Available
chalet 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8
Minimum Nights: 5
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
beds and couches are all comfortable with abundant pillows and blankets
the outdoor shower made clean up after fun in the water very easy too
the owners' "toybox" is full of vacation fun
jennifer was quick and friendly to answer my questions and worked with us on our arrival and departure times
the location was also great for a hike at bushkill falls and to visit milford
great house great location house has everything you need to entertain yourself from kayaks boats and games
this was the perfect place for getting away from it all and just relaxing
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2. Quaint home at the lakeside (from USD 200)

You will surely feel like you are at home when you stay at this quaint home by the lakeside. This beautiful home features an open floor plan, two kitchens, two outdoor decks, and a hot tub good for six persons. The home has four bedrooms, which all come with TVs and a loft area. Downstairs is the living room with a very comfy couch and a 50-inch flat-screen TV. There’s also free Wi-Fi in the living area.

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5.83 km (3.7 mi) from Bushkill Falls
77 reviews   Wifi Available
House 10 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the two fully equipped kitchens were great as well
the pool lake and beach were fabulous - the grill and firepit were fantastic
property was clean inside
the house is clean and well provisioned
the beds were comfortable and the house was very spacious i had a great stay will do again
she is ery helpful
the owners were lovely and super responsive to any questions we had
she was so kind and gracious
this proved the perfect spot for our group and dealing with the owner was a truly delightful
thank you for hosting a memorable family weekend
nice location you have privacy while still being close to essentials like groceries stores and scenic locations
i recommend this house it is very close to the lake for those who like fishing
the location is perfect and the property lovely
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3. Newly renovated gorgeous home (from USD 798)

This four-bedroom, three-bathroom home in Poconos offers a space for up to twelve people, making it perfect for large groups of families and friends to stay in. It has just been renovated and now comes with an open floor plan, a designer kitchen, a light-filled living area with floor-to-ceiling windows, airconditioning, a huge deck, and remodeled bathrooms. You also get to have exclusive access to the beach where you can kayak, paddleboat, or row in the lake.

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36.68 km (22.8 mi) from Bushkill Falls
1 review   Wifi Available
House 12 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy :

4. Remodeled Poconos getaway (from USD 316)

Live a very sophisticated life as you stay at this very luxurious getaway home in Poconos that has been remodeled just recently. It comes with three beds and two baths near the Pinecrest Golf and Country Club. It features an open-space living and dining area with access to the lakeside deck. There’s also a barbecue grill, a leather sofa, and a 65-inch smart TV for your entertainment. The home also features its newly renovated kitchen that has been custom-made and comes with stainless steel appliances, and your personal virtual assistant, Alexa, through Amazon Echo.

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Pocono Pines, Pennsylvania, United States
37.79 km (23.5 mi) from Bushkill Falls
156 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire townhouse 5 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
would highly recommend to get the temp membership so you can use the pool or other amenities around
the fully stocked kitchen was very nice surprisingly i actually felt like cooking some nights
the pool was fantastic
nice clean and modern place to stay in
it was clean and elegantly furnished
their place is clean stylish and comfortable
the property itself was clean well kept and beautifully decorated
the pool and lake beach are clean and beautiful and rarely crowded
hosts were excellent with all questions and concerns
the hosts were so helpful and responded to questions within seconds
hosts: whitney and anthony are fantastic hosts they were super responsive when we had questions
they were very responsive
very kind and responsive hosts
close to good blueberry pancakes
nice place we will come back in spring/summer
the house is in a great location for exploring the poconos
amazing and fun location
nice place for kids to ride bikes take a walk
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5. Amazing modern lakefront chateau (from USD 883)

This amazing lakefront home is known for its very contemporary design that comes with six bedrooms and four baths. It is situated at the luxurious gated Penn Estates community. Guests can enjoy its amenities, including picnic areas, walking trails, a fishing lake, an outdoor pool, tennis courts, a volleyball court, a baseball field, and a basketball court. The home itself comes with a large, open-space living room with a fireplace, a 60-inch LCD TV, a DVD player, HD cable, and Wi-Fi. The dining room can also seat up to 16 people and comes with a 56-inch LCD TV. Enjoy cooking meals for everyone in their fully equipped kitchen with stainless steel appliances.

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East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania, United States
21.25 km (13.2 mi) from Bushkill Falls
103 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 14 Beds 12 Guests 6 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
make sure to take your own linens toilet paper paper towels garbage bags soap for the kitchen
the game room and dining room were great for bringing our group together in the evenings
the kitchen was fully stocked and a fun gathering area for the family
the house is very clean and spacious
the house was clean and spacious enough for everyone
otherwise the house was clean
oven wasn't cleaned prior to our stay so we put it on self clean
the house was very nice comfortable and clean inside
eugene's home was the perfect place to host a surprise get together for my wife's birthday
excellent host and location
overall a really great stay and a positive experience with the host
eugene was very helpful
eugene is also very responsive and flexible
i would recommend this house and location to anyone
the location is good for exploring the poconos and various outdoor activities
beautiful location and lots of space
it is a quiet neighborhood and great for kids
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6. Large lakefront home with a pool (from USD 1334)

Known to be the only home with its own pool located by the lakefront in Old Mallard, you will surely love staying at this home. Here, you will definitely feel like you are staying at a mountain resort because of its amenities. It is only a very short distance away from all of the other tourist attractions in the area. You will also find everything you need for a comfortable stay in this home. Its kitchen, Wi-Fi, cable TV, fireplace, laundry facilities, and barbecue grill beside the pool are all available to guests.

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Bushkill, Pennsylvania, United States
6.2 km (3.9 mi) from Bushkill Falls
92 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 8 Beds 12 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
jose's place was very nice with a private pool and its own dock
very nice and clean place
the house is very nice and clean
house well kept and clean
the home was very clean and had all the cooking utensils needed
the location is perfect
location is perfect right by the water and a good amount of privacy
the house is in a wonderful location and jose is quick to respond to any questions
lovely place and location right in front of the lake
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7. Charming private lakefront cottage (from USD 150)

Experience utmost peace and tranquility as you spend your vacation at this very charming lakefront cottage at the heart of Poconos. It has a kitchen with all the appliances and equipment you need to cook a sumptuous meal. It also has a queen-sized bed and a deck that overlooks the lake. This home is perfect for solo travelers or couples traveling together.

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East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania, United States
19.36 km (12.1 mi) from Bushkill Falls
cottage 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
internet and air conditioning were also provided so we could keep in touch with our family and friends
bed and bedding was so comfortable i didn’t want to get up great kitchen
nice decor clean and just an overall cozy place
it was so clean and cozy we had such a great weekend
the place was nice and cozy but need to be clean much better
this cottage was very clean
i loved kayaking on the lake in the kayak that our host provided
otherwise the property and owner buffy were terrific
this is a nice place for single person or couple wanting to get away for a while
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8. Lakefront home along the woods

Located along the Paupackan Lake, this gorgeous and spacious three-story home offers a very walkable distance to the private beach, picnic area, and a playground. The home itself is cozy in any season and features a wood fireplace for chilly nights. Kids will also love playing at the Wii and other games in the basement. Aside from that, there’s also a fully equipped kitchen, a pack and play, and five TVs all over the house.

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Hawley, Pennsylvania, United States
44.12 km (27.5 mi) from Bushkill Falls
33 reviews  
Entire house 5 Beds 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the property is spacious and comfortable and had all the amenities we needed
very clean and it was very nice to have linens and towels provided
hosts were super attentive as well
great place with great responsive hosts
the boats/kayaks were a great touch by the hosts
if you are looking for a great place with great hosts
chris and tricia were super hosts
location is wonderful right on the lake
the location right on the lake and close to the public beach was great for us
the location was so peaceful even though there were other homes around us
much needed time away very nice place and plenty of room for all of us
great place to stay
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9. Modern lakefront house

Offering four bedrooms with seven beds and three baths for up to fourteen guests, this amazing modern lakefront house is the best place for large families and groups of friends. The home is strategically located just beside the lake and offers easy access. You can also bring your fishing rods and equipment with you as you can fish from your backyard. Just sit back, relax, and enjoy the breathtaking views that surround you as you sit at the deck, or have fun while grilling some barbecues right beside the lake.

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East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania, United States
20.75 km (12.9 mi) from Bushkill Falls
33 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire residential home 7 Beds 10 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
it has plenty of room for around 11 people and is clean and comfortable
house is just as it looks in pictures and is very clean
the host was very nice
he is an amazing host
host was super responsive to any issue and resolved everything quickly
that was very nice and helpful i definitely recommend this place thank you
michael is an amazing host
the actual location was beautiful and a very relaxing place to stay
great place to stay for a family vacation
great deck plenty of room convenient location super easy check/in and out
i would definitely recommend this place to everyone and i’ll be coming back for the summer activities
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Enjoy Pocono Mountains

With the numerous activities that you can do while being here, there’s no doubt Poconos Mountains has been a hit with tourists not only from New York City but from the other parts of the world as well. Make your stay more memorable as you spend your vacation at one of the top lakefront rentals in Pocono Mountains, Pennsylvania.

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