Authentic Log Cabin ★ Short walk to Lake & Firepit

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Authentic Log Cabin ★ Short walk to Lake & Firepit


Bear Pause Retreat ★ Log Cabin, Fire Pit,Fast Wifi

Private Ski & Snow Tubing Mountain NOW OPEN. 25% discounts off Hideout Skiing when booking with us!



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Private Ski & Snow Tubing Mountain NOW OPEN. 25% discounts off Hideout Skiing when booking with us!

Bear Pause Retreat is a rustic log cabin with high-end furnishings and finishes, nestled amidst the amenity rich, safely gated, Hideout community. Lake Ariel’s boat launch (which allows motorized boats) is a short walk away (about a 3 minute drive) or, if you prefer, Lake Wallenpaupack is less than 10 minutes away so bring your boat (or rent one there!).

Bear Pause Retreat has 2 bedrooms, a loft, finished basement, and 2 full bathrooms. The Retreat comes equipped with 3 WiFi connected 4K LED Smart TVs - inclusive of a YouTube TV account for sports, movies, & more. The main floor includes a kitchen, dining room, living room, bedroom with full-sized bed, and a newly renovated full bath. Upstairs is a private king-sized bedroom with full bathroom, as well as a queen-sized bed in the loft. Downstairs offers a large bar, TV/sitting room, large card/game table, a fold down double murphy bed and a pullout single bed.

At Bear Pause Retreat, you can have some fun creating your own culinary masterpieces with the extra-large, brand new propane/charcoal grill (propane provided) – or gourmet kitchen . At night, there is both an outdoor firepit or indoor gas fireplace to enjoy.

The Hideout offers the following amenities for rental guests: Gym, pool (in season), indoor and outdoor tennis courts, basketball courts, golf course, putt-putt course (we provide the balls and clubs on request), private ski hill.

You'll also be a short drive from Historic Hawley and Honesdale. There you can enjoy the day on the water via public boat launches or boat rentals or eat at one of many restaurants in town.

We aim to provide an impeccably functioning home that is superbly clean with everything you should need to unwind and relax. We will send a guest book (post booking) with everything we provide, including pictures of everything included in the kitchen. Below are more specifics on the house, Hideout Community, and booking information:


We provide hotel-quality towels, sheets, pillows and basic necessities at no additional charge. We aim to keep a lightly stocked kitchen with, coffee, salt/pepper, and a handful of different seasonings.

High Chair & Pack N Play Included


Master Bedroom (Upstairs): 1 King Bed, 1 full bathroom attached

Bedroom (Main Floor): Bunk Bed: 1 Double Bed & 1 Twin Bed

Loft (Upstairs): 1 Queen Bed

Murphy Bed (Downstairs): 1 Double Bed

Pull Out Sofa: 1 Twin Bed


A Four Season Resort Community: 24 Hour Security, Gated Entrance, Clubhouse, Lodge, Campgrounds, 6 lakes, 250 Acres Of Pristine Woodlands.

Recreation Galore: Recreational Sports Complex, Golf Course, Indoor/Outdoor Tennis, Power Boat Lake, Two Sand Beaches, Two Heated Outdoor Pools(seasonal), Physical Fitness Center, Mini Golf, Art Center, Woodworkers Building, Private Ski Lift and Lodge, Tubing Run, and several restaurants/bars (including Bistro on the Green, Tenth Hole Pub, and Tiki Bar).

A full list of amenities is available on the Hideout's website and additional details are provided on the last page of the guest book.

The house comes with 4 amenity badges for use during your stay

Please note: you will NEED to fill out a rental information PDF (plus amenity fee of $150) and provide ID before gaining entry to the gate. All forms and docs should be filled out at least 5 business days in advance of the rental and within 36 hours of your booking or the community will assess a $100 fee.

Absolutely no more than 4 people and 3 cars are allowed on the lot.

No other guests can visit the Lot while you are there. All names and ages must be registered on the application when submitted.


Please note there are neighbors around the house and sound travels far. We are trying to create a serene getaway for our guests as well as be respectful to our neighbors. So we ask that outside noise be kept to reasonable levels. To ensure this environment we have outdoor noise monitors.

No Pets allowed

Please note we have a minimum age requirement of 25 years old.

We require the majority of guests to be above 25 years old, with the exception of families.

Please note guests must fill out a rental permit with the association 5 days prior to arrival. A link will be provided post booking.

Guests must register their private boats with the Hideout Association if they plan to bring.

Parking limited to 3 cars, NO RVs.

We aim to set the standard for short-term rental experiences.

We will proactively notify you when early check-in and/or late check-out are possible.

Please Note Guests MUST fill out a rental application and pay the Hideout amenity fee of $150, 5 business days prior to renting. Instructions sent post booking.

Guests let themselves in via a Smart Lock and have no owner interaction (but we are always available via a text or call!)

Guests check-in via a smart lock and have no interaction with the owner.


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