The Pocono Mountains Region is home to over 2,000 miles of beautiful wooded hills and winding valleys, making the region an extreme sports enthusiast’s dream during all seasons. When you add in casinos, a major racetrack and phenomenal golf courses, the Pocono Mountains region appeals to just about everybody. There are seven state parks in the region and one national park. Racing fans love to visit the Pocono Raceway, which hosts several major races every year. Skiers and snowboarders gravitate to major resort areas in the Pocono Mountains as well, making it a full calendar year round. The Poconos are a great place for anyone to visit from families to business trips to couples and more.
If you list your property in the Pocono Mountains you could earn…
2 bedroom properties
Currently, 15% of TripAdvisor listings in the Pocono Mountains region are one-bedroom properties.
3 bedroom properties
Being the most common, three bedroom properties consist of 36% of the bookings located in the Pocono Mountains region.
4 bedroom properties
Currently, 22% of TripAdvisor listings in the Pocono Mountains region are four bedroom properties.
5+ bedroom properties
Currently, 22% of TripAdvisor listings in the Poconos are five or more bedroom properties.
Bookings are consistent throughout the year with a dip in February and during the transition from fall to winter (October and November). Making sure to keep your listing updated is crucial with consistent bookings. An example of this is changing your description from Heat included to A/C in the summer months!
In the Poconos, people are looking to book 3+ bedrooms more than 70% of the time. If you’re looking to put your home on TripAdvisor remember: the bigger the better. Turning extra rooms into sleeping areas is a great way to create more bedrooms for your potential guests, especially if guests are coming to enjoy the outdoors.
The most popular time for travelers to visit the Pocono Mountain Region during the Summer months. Guests typically stay 3-4 nights during peak season. This is an average most likely from guests staying in week long rentals and also escaping for weekend getaways. Tailoring your rental to varying lengths of stay times is crucial to having a successful rental business.
20% of rentals in The Pocono Mountains Region have a hot tub.The top three amenities besides wifi include: Waterfront views, Grill, and a Private Pool. If you have one of these in your home you have a good chance of appealing to guests who are looking for a vacation rental in this area!
1-2 guests: 34%
3 guests: 3%
4 Guests: 9%
5+ Guests: 54%
List your property in the Pocono Mountains today!