griffin cottage

FAQs for Griffin Cottage

If you've booked your vacation at our beautiful Griffin Cottage home, please read this FAQ to learn more. Please note, our staff compiled a comprehensive list of all appliances, items, etc. in the property; if it's not listed in the Answers, the house does not have it.


Q: What is the minimum age to rent this home?

A: The minimum age of the primary renter is 30 years old. This is true for all our homes and there are no exceptions. This applies to prom, graduation, and bachelor/bachelorette parties.

Q: Is smoking permitted?

A: No.

Q: Are pets allowed?

A: No.

Q: Does the house have air conditioning?

A: Yes there is central AC throughout the house. 

Q: Are linens provided?

A: Yes.

Q: Are towels provided?

A: No.

Q: Does the property have a fire pit? Am I allowed to have a fire outdoors?

A: Yes there is a firepit down at the waters edge. 

Q: Will the GPS take me to the house or will I need directions?

A: The GPS will take you right to the house!

Q: Is there parking at the house? How many cars can we park?

A: Yes, there is a private driveway and can accommodate 4 cars. If you will have more than that, please call.

Q: When is check-in?

A: 4:00PM

Q: When is check-out?

A: 11:00AM

Q: Do I have access to community amenities?

A: This home is lakefront on Lake Wallenpaupack but is not part of a community that has additional amenities.


Q: Is the home lakefront?

A: Yes

Q: Can I bring/rent a powerboat?

A: Yes, you can keep a boat at the dock, there is room for up to two boats.  

Q: Can you swim in the lake?

A: YES! Every lake in the area - big or small, private or public - is safe to swim in. If there is a dock, you can swim off the dock.


Q: How many beds are there? What sizes are they?

A: 5 beds:  1 King, 1 Queen, 2 Full (1 is a sofa bed), 1 Twins

Q: How many bathrooms are there?

A: 4 baths: 3 En-suite bathrooms and 1 full bath. Whirlpool tubs in the master bathroom and the other two en-suite bathrooms.

Q: How many TVs are there? What size are they?

A: 7 TVs. 1 in each of the 3 living rooms, One in each of the three master suites and one in one of the xtra rooms.

Q: What entertainment options does the house have?

A: We provide a lot of options for entertainment such as a VHS and DVD Players, a Stereo,  Cable, WiFi, and HDMI Ports. 

Q: What other options for activities does this house have?

A: This house has Board Games for a great family game night! 

Q: What appliances and supplies does the kitchen have?

A: To ensure our property has a homey feel for you and your family to feel comfortable, we make sure to stock the kitchen with basic supplies. This house has:

*  Fridge  *  Freezer  *  Gas Stove  * Convection Oven *  Dishwasher  *  Microwave  *  Toaster  *  Coffee Maker  *  Blender  *  Mixer * Large Pots   *  Pans  *  Large Bowls  *  Silverware  *  Plates & Bowls  *  Cups  *  Glasses  *  Wine Bottle Opener / Corkscrew  *  Baking Pans  *  Cutting Boards  *  Serving Platters  *  Knife Set

Q: What other amenities does this house have?

A: This property also has a Washing Machine, Dryer, an Iron/ Ironing Board, a Vacuum Cleaner, Central Vacuum with accessories for each floor, Hair Dryer, and Hangers.

Q: How many does the dining room table sit?

A: 10 people. The dining table seats 8 and there more dining room chairs available. There are 3 bar stools at the island.  There is an outdoor table that seats 6.

Q: How many does the living room sit?

A: There are 3 large living rooms, each with the ability to seat over 6 people each.  

Q: Does the house have a fireplace / wood stove?

A: Yes, but it is not for use.

Q: Do we have to bring our own wood?

A: Yes, for the outdoor fire pit. 

Q: What kind of grill does the property have?

A: Propane.

Q: Do we need to bring propane?

A: No, that is always included in our homes.

Q: Are there water toys/ life jackets/ beach chairs available?

A: No.