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Address: 1004 Main St, Stroudsburg, PA 18360-1695
Phone Number: 15704215791
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Mon - Fri 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
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Visitor Center for information on the Pocono Mountains for places to stay,...

Visitor Center for information on the Pocono Mountains for places to stay, things to do, events and attractions.

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Pocono Mountains Visiting Center

Great place for tourists visiting the Poconos for the first time. The personnel are very accommodating and knowledgeable. There are plenty of maps and brochures of places to visit... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
hammerinhan
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Palm Beach, Florida
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Palm Beach, Florida
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268 reviews
54 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place for tourists visiting the Poconos for the first time. The personnel are very accommodating and knowledgeable. There are plenty of maps and brochures of places to visit and attractions in the Poconos.

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Fort Worth, Texas
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46 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our first visit to the Pocono Mountains and when my husband and I tried to get a couple questions answered, the attendant on duty was very short and condescending. We didn't let her ruin our day and enjoyed the beautiful area in spite of her. LOL

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Thank Lori F
Pocono T, Manager at Pocono Mountains Visitors Center, responded to this review

Lori, I am sorry to hear that you didn't have the best experience with our staff when you stopped in the visitor center for information. I will pass this along to the visitor center staff manager. We greatly appreciate your feedback, it will help us to teach our staff to be friendlier to our future visitors. I'm glad to hear... More 

Toledo, Ohio
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119 reviews
43 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

The staff person was helpful. She seemed busy. It is located in a large house. But the visitors bureau consisted of a small room (bedroom sized) with brochures on the walls. The Poconos brochures were along one wall. Thats it. The other walls consisted of other areas around PA. When we have been to other visitor bureaus (i.d. Gettysburg, Sandusky,... More 

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2 Thank Charles B
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10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

The Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau has 2 welcome centers and provides guests with information about the area. The staff is friendly and helpful and the PMVB is a reason as to why tourism in the area is successful. They do a GREAT job.

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2 Thank Matthew S
Halifax Region, Canada
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60 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

The Pocono mountain area was a great place to visit for skiing or just relaxing at a chalet. The scenery is outstanding, shopping close by in Tannerville, and overall the people are friendly and knowledgeable.

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1 Thank Gordon I
Brooklyn, New York
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

Camelback was great. There are many restaurants nearby to please any appetite. We enjoyed the Crossing Outlets also. There is something for everyone to do.

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1 Thank sarae s
Independence, Ohio
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013

The Pocono mountain area is beautiful and has a lot to offer year round. The roads were good and well maintained. Our only complaint is that attractions are not well marked. Signs need to be posted in advance and better able to see from the road. Some of the falls that we went to see were not well posted.

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1 Thank Donna E
New Jersey
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11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

We stopped in here to get some local information on the area and some ideas on what to do while we visited the Pocono’s. The girl at the desk was very helpful and directed us to Big Pocono State Park. It was only a few miles away and was absolutely beautiful. We would never have thought to visit it without... More 

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2 Thank LovesToTravel3131
Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania
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31 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

I am not overly impressed by the vacation bureau. lacking in people skills and friendliness. Not easy to access their office.. Closed on weekends, when visitors want to meet with a live person. No satellite offices open to public. I would not consider it an attraction.

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4 Thank Beryl H
Portsmouth
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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

A lot of brochure and attendant was very helpful! Provided a map of the sceneic route around Deleware river gap rec.

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1 Thank 757travel

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