Serene Mountain Cottage on banks of McCullen Run Stream

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4 bedrooms, desk, iron/ironing board, travel crib

Overview of Serene Mountain Cottage on banks of McCullen Run Stream

Serene Mountain Cottage on banks of McCullen Run Stream

5.0/5 Exceptional

Entire home

4 bedrooms3 bathroomsSleeps 10

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen
  • Air conditioning
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Outdoor Space

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest stays
  • Sheets and towels washed at 140°F
Laughlintown, PA

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationCompass Inn Museum19 min walk
  • Popular LocationFort Ligonier7 min drive
  • AirportLatrobe, PA (LBE-Arnold Palmer Regional)24 min drive
  • Popular LocationLaural Mountain Ski Resort113 min drive

Space details

4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, sleeps 10
1828 sq ft
Bedroom 1
    1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
    4 twin/single beds
Bedroom 3
    1 queen bed
Bedroom 4
    1 king bed
Bathroom 1
    Bathtub/shower combo
Bathroom 2
    Bathtub/shower combo
Bathroom 3
    No shower or bathtub

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire home to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

Serene Mountain Cottage on banks of McCullen Run Stream

Riverfront cottage with kitchen and patio
COVID19 UPDATE: Fox Haven Cottage has always bleach cleaned linens, in addition to cleaning surfaces, the kitchen and bathrooms are disinfected with bleach and disinfectant solutions. Disinfectant sprays are used on pillow encasements, upholstery, rugs, door knobs, handles, pulls, remotes, and switches. While these practices will continue, our cleaning company for their protection and the protection of guests will wear a mask, footies, and gloves along with a fresh apron while cleaning. We no longer taking back to back bookings and require 24 hour respite between property bookings. Earlier arrival means more time to enjoy at no extra cost! Guest booked with 24 hour respite can arrive at 12pm and depart at 12pm. We are doing our part to keep our guests safe, and want to remind those booking that they are expected to follow all state restrictions and guidelines while in Pennsylvania and upon returning home. Should government shut downs restrict current guests from vacation stays in PA, as hosts we will honor the restriction by rescheduling the stay or providing a refund to guests.

Enjoy the seasons in Laurel Highlands at Fox Haven Cottage! Fox Haven cottage sits on 1.6 acres of grand Hemlock-wooded land and is surrounded by protected nature reserve. The McCullen Run stream is home to native trout and runs through the property creating a natural walking path along its bank. The charming storybook cottage is quaint on the outside with a flagstone path, patio and fire pit, and spacious on the inside comfortably sleeping 10 on beds. The cottage was renovated in 2016 clad with rustic crisp white shiplap and stained pine-board. The kitchen is fully equipped with an electric cook-top with oven, remote controlled range hood, disposal, heated floors, wine chiller, and whole house water purification. The reading room has chairs for lounging with adjustable swing arm lamps. The Living room has an activity table for board games and puzzles, a 50” smart TV (wifi capable), and working fireplace. Every window has views of the natural surroundings. The large roof deck provides stunning elevated views of the mountain side property, stream, and starry night sky. It is truly a woodland haven in every season!

Meals: Not provided

Suitability: Non Smoking, No Pets, Family friendly, Small group retreat.

Bedrooms: 4 Total, Sleeps 10
Bed 1: 1st Floor, Queen bed sleeps 2
Bed 2: 1st Floor, Queen bed sleeps 2
Bed 3: 2nd Floor, Trundle Bed Room sleeps 4
Bed 4: 2nd Floor, King Bed sleeps 2

Bathrooms: 2.5
Bathroom 1 First Floor, tub/shower and toilet with pocket door separate from double sink vanity
Bathroom 2 Second Floor, 48” shower, toilet and single 30” vanity sink.
Powder room First Floor

Dining: Seating for 10

Other Amenities: Roof top deck, large flagstone patio and fire pit, property is surrounded by nature reserve with a natural winding trail the full length of the property following McCullen Run Stream.
Attractions: (Within 5-10 minute drive) Historic Ligonier (shopping, dining, kids park), Fort Ligonier, Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art, Compass Inn, Antiques shops, The Pie Shop, Linn Run State Park (natural water slide and hiking), Idlewilde and Soakzone, Laurel Mountain State Park and Laurel Mountain Ski Resort, Ligonier Equestrian Center, Inc., Other attractions in the area can be found by visiting the Laurel Highlands (Frank Lloyd Wright’s Falling Water, Seven Springs and Hidden Valley Ski Resorts, Greendance Winery and Sand Hill Berries, Rockwood Mill Shoppes and Opera House, Ohio Pyle biking/hiking/whitewater rafting, Statlers put-put golf and go carting, Quemehoning Resevoir or Laurel Hill for mountain beach swimming, Flight 93 Memorial, Laurel Caverns, Faith based summer camps and family activity centers.

Location Type: Waterfront – on banks of McCullen Run Stream surrounded by nature reserve.
Sports and Adventure: Summer: Hiking, rock climbing, ropes courses, kayaking, rafting, paddleboard, canoeing, fishing, golfing, cycling, mountain biking, zip line, cave spelunking, sporting clays, ATV parks, ropes course, swimming. Winter: Skiing, snowboarding, snowmobiling, cross country skiing, hunting.

General: Washer and Dryer, electric cook-top, counter top convection oven, radon system, whole house water purification system, radiant heated floors in kitchen, forced air heat and air conditioning, linens provided, High Speed Internet WiFi, Off-street parking for 6-8 cars. There are specific instructions for trash removal that must be followed pending booking.

Keywords: cottage, cabin, rustic, modern amenities, quiet, secluded, retreat, charming, peaceful, storybook, wooded, tranquil, mountain, stream, spacious, getaway, haven, stream/water front.
Air-conditioned accommodations at this cottage offer fireplaces and DVD players. Rooms open to patios. Accommodations are furnished with dining tables and kitchen islands. Smart televisions are featured in guestrooms. Kitchens offer refrigerators, stovetops, microwaves, and separate dining areas. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, desk chairs, and phones. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards.

Recreational amenities at the cottage include a water park.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property manager

Justin and Noelle Weaver of BLC Property
Speaks English
Bookings for this property are managed through Vrbo, part of our Expedia Group family.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in
Property is kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Snowboarding and cross-country skiing nearby


  • Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Car recommended

Family friendly

  • Highchair
  • Children's games
  • Children's books
  • Children's dinnerware
  • Travel crib


  • Refrigerator
  • Stovetop
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Toaster
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Blender
  • Kitchen island


  • Dining table


  • 4 bedrooms
  • Bed sheets provided


  • 3 bathrooms
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Towels provided
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Hair dryer

Living spaces

  • Fireplace
  • Dining room


  • Smart TV with cable/satellite service
  • Pool or billiards table
  • Arcade/game room
  • DVD player
  • Games
  • Books

Outdoor areas

  • Patio
  • Barbecue grill
  • Garden
  • Firepit


  • Washing machine and dryer
  • Near laundromat

Work spaces

  • Desk
  • Desk chair


  • Air conditioning
  • Heating


  • No pets allowed


  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone

Location highlights

  • On the river
  • On the waterfront
  • Near a health or beauty spa
  • Near a hospital
  • Near outlet shopping
  • Near a zoo

Things to do

  • Water park
  • Snow sports gear
  • Fitness facilities nearby
  • Kayak on site
  • Tennis on site
  • Golfing on site
  • Horse riding nearby
  • Theme parks nearby
  • Hunting nearby
  • Winery tours nearby
  • Rafting nearby
  • Wildlife and game walks nearby
  • Cycling nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Mountain climbing nearby

Safety features

  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • Fire extinguisher
  • First aid kit
  • Smoke detector
  • Deadbolt lock


  • Sleeps 10
  • Unit size: 1828 sq ft (170 sq m)

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Check-in time starts at 4:00 PM


Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

You will receive an email from the host with check-in and check-out instructions


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Important information

You need to know

This property is managed by a private host, not a professional engaged in trade or business
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Onsite parties or group events are strictly prohibited
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a first aid kit, and a deadbolt lock
This property is managed through our partner, Vrbo. You will receive an email from Vrbo with a link to a Vrbo account, where you can change or cancel your reservation

We should mention

A car is recommended for transportation to and from this property

Property is also known as

Serene Mountain Cottage Banks Mccullen Run Stream Ligonier
Serene Mountain Cottage Banks Mccullen Run Stream
Serene Mountain Banks Mccullen Run Stream Ligonier
Serene Mountain Banks Mccullen Run Stream
Serene Mountain Cottage on Banks of Mccullen Run Stream Cottage
Serene Mountain Cottage on Banks of Mccullen Run Stream Cottage

About this area


Located in Laughlintown, this cottage is near theme parks and on the waterfront. Compass Inn Museum and Fort Ligonier are local landmarks, and some of the area's attractions include Living Treasures Animal Park and Caddie Shak. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Jennerstown Speedway Complex or Cambria County War Memorial Arena. Be sure to check out the area's animals with activities such as game walks and birdwatching.

What's nearby

  • Compass Inn Museum - 19 min walk
  • Fort Ligonier - 7 min drive
  • Jennerstown Speedway Complex - 14 min drive
  • Lincoln Highway Experience - 20 min drive
  • Laural Mountain Ski Resort - 113 min drive

Getting around

  • Latrobe Station - 23 min drive
  • Latrobe, PA (LBE-Arnold Palmer Regional) - 24 min drive


  • The Original Pie Shoppe — 19 min walk
  • Hansley's Pub & Grille — 7 min drive
  • The Eastwood Inn — 7 min drive
  • Table 105 — 8 min drive
  • Connections Café — 8 min drive

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Overall score and ratings



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5/5 Excellent

Restful Retreat
A beautiful place to enjoy family and nature and perfect for all ages! Beautifully decorated and maintained home that welcomes you from the moment you pull into the driveway. Enjoy your morning coffee beside the creek and a nice glass of wine by the fire in the evening. The serene surroundings are gorgeous! Rain doesn't damper the fun either. Many games to play indoors or if you have an adventurous grandson, the rain won't damper exploring the outdoors! Can't wait to return and plan to make it an annual trip with our family! Thank you Noelle and Justin for sharing your lovely home!
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5/5 Excellent

Fox Haven....always a pleasure.
Perfectly appointed, so clean and welcoming. Thank you for another relaxing stay.
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5/5 Excellent

Family weekend getaway
We had a wonderful weekend away with our family. Fox Haven Cottage was very clean, comfortable and well equipped. It really had everything we needed. The kids loved playing in the stream and taking walks in the woods. Would definitely recommend this place!
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5/5 Excellent

Simply Beautiful
Lovey home and grounds! The attention to detail is amazing with Noelle and Justin thinking of everything one would want or need to make your stay comfortable! Beautifully decorated and spotless. A peaceful setting allows you to unwind and enjoy each other and the beauty of nature surrounding you. Looking forward to returning!
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5/5 Excellent

Family Highlands Vacation
This property is located in the beautiful Laurel Highlands, close to many fun and interesting attractions. The house and property were attractive, spotless and cozy. It didn’t take long to feel at home! Everything we could possibly need was provided. I would definitely rent here again.
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