FAQ's for Lake Cottage

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FAQ's for Lake Cottage

If you've booked your vacation at our quaint Lake Cottage, 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. For a printable copy, please click here to download! 

MOST COMMON QUESTIONS

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: Yes for an additional fee.  

Q: Does the house have air conditioning?

A: No, but there are some fans in 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 fire pit and burning is allowed outdoors. However, always make sure there isn't a burn ban in place before building a fire. You will need to bring your own wood.

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: What do I do with the trash?

A: Place in cans provided. This house has weekly pick up.  You will receive more specific directions when at the house.  

Q: Do I have access to community amenities?

A:  This home is not in a community that has any additional amenities besides lake access. 


LAKE WALLENPAUPACK INFORMATION

Q: Is the home lakefront?

A: No but the lake is just a few steps from the lake and there is a beach area with a swim dock for you to use.

Q: Can I bring/rent a powerboat?

A: Yes!  This house has a boat slip you can rent for an additional fee.  

Q: What size boats can the lake/dock accommodate?

A: Lake Wallenpaupack can accommodate any size boat with any motor. The dock always has at least 4 feet of water at its end, which is plenty of room for a large boat.

Q: Where is the nearest boat launch?

A: You could launch either at Ironwood Point or Ledgedale.

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.

HOUSE INFORMATION

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

A: 5 beds: 2 Queens, 3 Doubles, and a futon as well.

Q: How many bathrooms are there?

A: There is one bathroom with a shower.

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

A: The TV is a Smart TV with cable. This TV will allow you to be connected to the internet to access streaming media services and that can run entertainment apps, such as on-demand video rental services, internet music stations and web browsers.

Q: What Entertainment options does the house have?

A: We want your vacation at our rental properties to be as comfortable and fun as possible. The home has cable and WiFi available for your use.

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

A: Only the great outdoors!  There is a cabinet in the loft with Yahtzee, Connect 4, Checkers, Battleship, Guess Who, and Scrabble 

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 * Stove * Toaster * Coffee Maker * Large Pots and Pans * Large Bowls * Silverware * Plates and Bowls * Cups * Glasses * Wine Bottle Opener / Corkscrew * BBQ Tools * Coffee Filters

Q: What other amenities does this house have?

A: This house has a vacuum cleaner and there are hangers available for your use. Please keep in mind that this home does not provide a dishwasher, a washing machine, or a dryer.

Q: How many does the dining room table sit?

A: The dining room table sits about 4, though there is seating outdoors for up to 7 people.

Q: How many does the living room sit?

A: The living room seats 5 and there are extra chairs at the dining table if necessary.

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

A: No.

Q: Do we have to bring our own wood?

A: Yes.

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, though there are fishing poles available. There is also an inflatable hot dog that can get pulled by a boat and some pool noodles!