316 Pennsylvania Ave

Neighborhood:  Chautauqua

4 bedrooms / 2 bathrooms / sleeps 8

The perfect family vacation rental.

Here’s what our guests ❤ the most about 316 Penn:

Large wrap around porch with the best views of the lake Mount Gretna has to offer! Relax on porch swings, rocking chairs, and comfortable furniture surrounded by large rhododendron bushes and mature trees.

Separate, screened-in, outdoor dining room with large table plus additional back patio with BBQ!


Modern kitchen with stainless-steel appliances and lots of space to prepare meals.

Delightfully furnished with Mount Gretna’s historic charm – vintage, handmade pieces & antique, local photography yet functional and clutter-free with family friendly furniture.

More Details

Pillows and Blankets are available in the bedrooms.

Bedroom 1:  Queen Bed
Bedroom 2: Queen Bed
Bedroom 3: Queen Bed
Bedroom 4: Double Bed

Bathroom 1: Full bathroom with stand-up shower, toilet, and vanity on first floor
Bathroom 2: Full bathroom upstairs with bathrub-shower combo, toilet, and vanity

Washer and dryer located in first floor bathroom.

Modern kitchen with granite counter tops, recessed lighting, extra-large sink under bright window and stainless-steel appliances – gas (propane) stove/oven, refrigerator with ice and water dispenser, dishwasher, coffee grinder, Keurig & Mr. Coffee coffee machines, microwave, toaster, griddle, waffle iron, blender, crock pots, mini food chopper, rolling pin, pantry items, etc. Fully stocked with dish sets, silverware, pots and pans, mixing bowls, pitchers, cups, wine glasses, mugs – everything needed to prepare meals. Exterior door to patio with large gas grill/BBQ.

Open dining room off the kitchen and living room with a large table under chandelier lighting for everyone to eat together. This cottage features a bonus, beautifully decorated and screened-in dining area outside with stunning views of the Lake too!

Bright living room provides a comfortable place for family to gather with a soft leather couch and loveseat, additional oversized chairs and rocking chair. Watch movies on the large, flat-screen Smart TV with DVD player, or curl up in front of the stone fireplace. Board games, toys, and books for children too! A double set of French doors lead directly onto the porch. Additional door leads to outdoor dining room.


FIREPLACE / WOODSTOVE – Available from October through April, please enjoy the indoor, gas log fireplace located in the living room of the cottage.

FREE PARKING! Two (2) off-street parking spaces and two (2) on-street parking permits provided. Please note, on-street parking by permit only. Any violation subject to penalty by fine/ticket issued by Cornwall Borough Police.

3-night minimum. 10% discount for stays 7 nights

Absolutely no smoking or campfires. All open flame outdoor burning is prohibited except in an approved grill for purposes of cooking.

Charging of battery electric vehicles (BEVs) or plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEVs) at the cottage is not allowed.

5/5 Excellent!

Tired of Paying Third Party Fees?

While many of our guests find their first Penn Realty cottage through a third party site, we like to reward our local and repeat guests with the opportunity to direct book with us. Email or call us directly to check availability and book your wonderful stay with us.

About All Penn Realty Properties

Summer vacation destinations don’t get much better. With acres of wooded trails, a beautiful lake and beach, living room-style wrap around porches, amusement parks, museums, antique shopping, and fairgrounds all close by, Mount Gretna provides you the ideal location for entertainment and relaxation.

Less than 30 minutes to:

  • Spooky Nook Sports Complex in Manheim
  • In the Net, On The Ice, and Paramount Sports Complex in Palmyra
  • Hershey Park & Chocolate World
  • Adventure Sports
  • PA Renaissance Faire & Mount Hope Winery
  • Lebanon Expo Center
  • Lancaster’s Outlet Shopping
  • Amish Country.

The State Capitol Building and Farm Show Complex & Expo Center in Harrisburg are only 45 minutes away!

Within walking distance to the area’s eateries: Porch & Pantry, Mount Gretna’s Pizzeria, The Hide-A-Way Restaurant for dinner or a night-cap, Timbers Restaurant and Dinner Theatre for a show, and the award-winning Jigger Shop Ice Cream Parlor for a sweet treat.

Enjoy nature and some of Mount Gretna, Pennsylvania’s many activities and attractions:

    • Larry McKenna’s Mt. Gretna Summer Concerts are FREE!
    • Enjoy Hiking and Biking on the Lebanon Valley Rail Trail
    • Roller-skating
    • Miniature Golf
    • Governor Dick Observation Tower
    • Campmeeting Library
    • Two Playgrounds
    • Antique Shop
    • Mt. Gretna UM Church
    • Tennis (please contact Penn Realty for tennis court passes)
    • Horseback Riding Trails
    • Bird Watching & Wildlife Viewing
    • Cross-Country Skiing
    • Hunting
    • Basketball
    • & Much More!

Eight miles of beach and mountain stream-fed lake featuring swimming with floating docks, over-water swings, kayak, canoe, tube & beach chair rentals, play area and snack bar. Beach access not included with cottage rental. The Lake is a popular attraction and has a daily capacity limit. To ensure access during your stay, purchase tickets in advance.

America’s oldest summer theatre! Historic, open-air playhouse offering outdoor theatrical productions, musical events, and children’s and family programming. Buy tickets online here.

Surround yourself with art under the trees of old Chautauqua! Considered one of the best shows in the country! Masters in painting, pottery, metalwork, photography, jewelry making, carpentry and more all come together to offer one-of-a-kind, hand-crafted items. Awarded Sunshine Magazine’s “200 Best” for more than a decade and ranked a top tourist event in Lebanon County, Pennsylvania. Learn more about the Mt. Gretna Art Show here.

Penn Realty requires the primary renter to be at least 25 years old at the time of the stay.

Quiet Hours of 10 PM to 7 AM (Monday – Thursday), and 11 PM to 7 AM (Friday and Saturday) strictly enforced. All of Sunday is a “quiet day.”