The Dam Cottage, waterfront paradise

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Entire cabin hosted by James {Capt. Jim}

  1. 6 guests
  2. 3 bedrooms
  3. 3 beds
  4. 3 baths
James {Capt. Jim} is a Superhost
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The Dam Cottage is close to parks, great views, and art and culture. This completely restored Cottage is all season and is good for couples, solo adventurers, business travelers, and families (with kids). We are a short distance from Ricketts Glen State Park & Lake Jean, many covered bridges, Bell Bend Power Station, Bloomsburg State University & Geisinger Medical Center.

The space
Quiet and peaceful, the grove is little changed since the 1800's except for the addition of all the modern conveniences including Wi-Fi.

Where you'll sleep

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed
Bedroom 3
1 double bed

What this place offers

Kitchen
Wifi
Free parking on premises
TV with standard cable
Washer
Dryer
Patio or balcony
Backyard
Indoor fireplace
Hair dryer

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4.97 out of 5 stars from 117 reviews

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Where you’ll be

Shickshinny, Pennsylvania, United States

Hosted by James {Capt. Jim}

  1. Joined in November 2016
  • 123 Reviews
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Hi, I'm James {Capt. Jim} Shotwell a retired boat builder and a USCG licensed 50 ton Master of Sail, Power and Steam vessels. Since selling my boat company in 2007 I have been restoring water front cottages in the Pennsylvania mountains and on a limited basis offering to share this unique cottage experience through my life long contacts and Airbnb. If a get-away in a quiet, secluded, waterfront cottage grove paradise with all the modern comforts is to your liking you will not be disappointed at the Dam Cottage. Safe Travels.
Hi, I'm James {Capt. Jim} Shotwell a retired boat builder and a USCG licensed 50 ton Master of Sail, Power and Steam vessels. Since selling my boat company in 2007 I have been rest…

During your stay

While not at the cottage with you I am close enough to help if you need me by calling on my cell phone.

James {Capt. Jim} is a Superhost

Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
  • Response rate: 100%
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Things to know

House rules

Check-in: After 3:00 PM
Checkout: 11:00 AM
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events

Health & safety

Airbnb's COVID-19 safety practices apply
Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm
Security Deposit - if you damage the home, you may be charged up to $500

Cancellation policy