Double Trouble: Black Bears at the Tranquility Cottage!

We’re always honored when black bears appear at one of our cottages, usually in spring or fall when they are fattening in preparation for or after winter hibernation. We caught this mating pair on our Tranquility Cottage webcam in mid-June, … Read More

PA Beginner Ski Program Just $59 for Ticket, Rentals & Lesson!

Start the New Year off with some downhill savings! You can sign up for Pennsylvania’s PSAA First-Time Ski/Snowboard Program for just $59 for a  lesson, lift ticket, and rental equipment at participating ski areas, which include our local resorts (Camelback … Read More

Sally Ladd, PA property manager

Why I’m Suing PA Over Property Management Laws

On July 18 my company, Pocono Mountain Vacation Properties, along with a former client, filed suit against the State of Pennsylvania challenging the state’s current laws regarding property management licensure. As an entrepreneur who managed clients’ vacation properties in the … Read More

8 Tips for Booking Vacation Rentals With No Service Fees

The homes you see on and most other owner-managed websites are listed on at least one of the “Big 3” vacation rental sites as well. While AirBnB has always charged both the traveler and owner booking fees, Homeaway/VRBO and TripAdvisor/Flipkey jumped … Read More

Arrowhead Lake fall foliage

Reserve a Cozy Mountain Cabin for the Poconos Fall Reveal!

Mesmerizing colors have begun to make their way South through the Pocono Mountains, and now is the time to reserve a private vacation rental home so you can catch the big reveal! If you haven’t yet planned your Poconos fall getaway, we still have limited availability … Read More

Island Pool

Poconos Vacation Rentals: Last-Minute Specials!

Now’s your last chance to grab the few days we still have available at our Poconos vacation homes leading up to Labor Day at Arrowhead Lake. Enjoy the community’s 4 beaches and 3 heated pools, along with a host of … Read More

Summer Special on Lakefront Poconos Rental Home

We have just 4 summer nights still available for rent at our beautiful Lake Harmony/Big Boulder lakefront townhouse. Aside from a breathtaking view of Big Boulder Lake, the home has 2 ensuite master bedrooms, a huge wraparound deck with patio set and … Read More

Arrowhead Lake PA beach

Last-Minute Specials!

We have some great deals on a couple of our properties leading up to the July 4 weekend! The Serenity Cottage weekday rate is just $100/nt and weekend rate is just $125/nt (plus tax & fees). Our Boulder Lake Townhome … Read More

Pocono Mountain Vacation Properties Launches New Website

Pocono Mountain Vacation Properties (PMVP), which has hosted budget-minded travelers in private vacation rental homes since 2009, announces the launch of its new website at Travelers to the popular tourist destination in Northeastern Pennsylvania can now easily book one of PMVP’s vacation rental homes directly from … Read More

Watch the Arrowhead Lake Aerial Video Tour!

Arrowhead Lake Community Association is a recreational, private, gated community located in Pocono Lake, PA, approximately 2-1/2 hours from New York City and 2 hours from Philadelphia. The community has many amenities available to renters: 3 pools, 4 beaches, 2 lakes, Fitness … Read More