We are delighted for the opportunity to share our large, furnished family home. A semiprivate lane leads to our house which is nestled in a valley on 8 acres in rural Berks County. Multilevel decks, grill, and an expansive yard in the nature lovers' paradise of Kempton, Albany Township. The stars are amazing. Please read all of the info before finalizing your stay.
Our house has two master suites and additional bedrooms plus modern conveniences in a rural setting. It's being situated on 8+ acres 2/10ths of a mile from the main road assures a degree of peace.
A large deck with propane grill and covered storage for gear leads to a large entryway with ample storage. The house features an open floor plan on the first floor-multi level decks with ample seating for outdoor dining are accessed from the living space.
Meal prep is a pleasure in our large kitchen with stainless steel appliances including a full size refrigerator, dishwasher, double wall oven, gas cook top, counter top microwave and locally quarried slate counters. Dining room table expands to comfortably accommodate larger gatherings.
There is a large sectional sofa, upholstered chair, cushioned window seat and two Adirondack chairs in the family room. This house is our family home, therefore it is well stocked with games and books for most age groups, a few DVDs, toys. We also have a TV, DVD player, WiFi and yard games-badminton/volleyball set and a croquet set are also available. A half bath and a laundry room are both accessed from the hallway.
Carpeted stairs lead you to a open hall sitting area. A table in front of a large window overlooks the hillside and lane and welcomes you to the second floor.
The first bedroom has one queen bed, a dresser with mirror and two windows looking out over the yard and the wooded hillside and tree lined lane.
The second bedroom has two twin beds, an armoire, dresser and two windows overlooking the yard.
The master bedroom has a king bed, window seat, dresser, closet and large window with window seat overlooking the yard and flower gardens. This bedroom has a private bathroom with a walk in shower, toilet and sink.
The third floor master suite is quite versatile, it features two attached rooms and one full bathroom which makes for a variety of possibilities. The south facing room has a queen bed, nightstand and chest of drawers. The second room has a queen bed, a dresser, chair, a skylight over the bed and an east facing window looking out toward the yard. A door way (no physical door) separates the two bedrooms. The bathroom has a large tiled walk in shower, toilet, sink and shelf space for personal items.
The basement, attic storage areas, outbuildings and trampoline are all off-limits.
We or our housekeeper will respond to your messages in person or by Airbnb message system/phone/email whenever you would like us to throughout your stay.
We are happy to answer any questions you may have about the area. We love it here and hope you will too. Erika and her mother also speak German.
The scenery in and around Kempton is beautiful. Hikers will enjoy the well marked trails at Hawk Mountain Bird Sanctuary, the Appalachian Trail, and Pinnacle/Pulpit Rock from the Hamburg Reservoir are all quite nearby, as is the trail around Leaser Lake.
There are occasional antique auctions and music events at the Kempton Community Center, and train rides at WK&S Railroad and everyday is a good day for a visit to Wanamaker's General Store, where you can step back in time and pick up anything from deli sandwiches to groceries to handcrafted items by local artisans and right next door is a canoe, kayak and wind surfing rental business (Leaser Lake is near by).
We are within forty minutes of Allentown and Reading.
Other than possibly an Uber driver, there is no public transportation in Kempton however buses to and from NYC and Philly are just 25 minutes away in Kutztown, Hamburg and farther afield in Allentown, Bethlehem and Reading.
We encourage you to message us with your needs. Our current Airbnb calendar can only accommodate a one month stay.
The house is in a beautiful area of rural Pennsylvania. You may like to bring along a camera and binoculars as it is quite likely that you will catch a glimpse of more than a few deer or turkeys as well as other wildlife.
Our home is nestled in a serene valley along a seasonal creek in rural Albany Township, Berks County, Pa.
The scenery in and around Kempton is beautiful and there is quite a variety of attractions in the area.
Just to name a few activities listed in order of distance:
The Country Seat, well known among basket weavers
Train rides at WK&S Railroad
Kempton Community Center - Fair, Auctions, Tennis, Music Events, 4x4, Truck and Tractor pulls
Hiking, bird watching and naturalist education programs at Hawk Mountain Bird Sanctuary and the Appalachian Trail
Hiking and Boating at Leaser Lake
Kayak and Canoe rentals right behind Wanamaker's General Store near Leaser Lake
Wanamaker's General Store, where you can step back in time and pick up anything from deli sandwiches to groceries to handcrafted items by local artisans 8 minutes
Dixon's Muzzle Loader Shop 8 minutes
Cabela's 15 minutes away
Hamburg 20 minutes
Kutztown Fair Grounds
Kutztown University, Renninger's Farmer's Market (fri & sat), 25 minutes
Leesport Farmers Market (Wed) 30 minutes
Dorney Park 30 minutes
Blue Mountain Ski Area, Bear Creek Resort, Allentown's Fair Grounds, Coca Cola Stadium, PP&L Center, Reading's First Energy Stadium and Reading Outlets are all about 40 minutes away
Sands Casino 50 minutes
Hershey Park 1 hour in non-rush hour traffic
There are three restaurants within ten minutes - Stony Run Inn (Open Sunday morning’s for breakfast menu until 11 AM) Kempton Hotel, Hummel's, Deitsch Eck ask us for more
Tipus de propietat
Kempton, Pennsilvània, Estats Units