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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Outlet Mall
“Perfect if you forgot your bathing suit, or just looking to shop till you drop! All at outlet prices !”
  • 128 locals recommend
Ski Lodge
“Nice ski resort for families and excellent snowmaking. Strong learn to ski program. Arrive really early to avoid long lines on weekends and holidays. pre-register your rentals on line and buy multi day rentals so you can keep them overnight. Look for the TRIPLE TICKET products if you plan to ski 3 days. Some include free lessons and rentals.”
  • 115 locals recommend
Water Park
“One of the best water parks, and attached to Zip Lines and Outdoor adventure park”
  • 46 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“The garlic Edamame is addictive! I also enjoy the Brussels sprouts but ask for them to be cooked extra crispy. And the pulled pork tacos rock.”
  • 53 locals recommend
Amusement Park
“Kalahari is the biggest indoor water park in the country. Just 5 mins by car. ”
  • 45 locals recommend
Water Park
“Largest water park in USA! Their Arcade is also huge and awesome, no entrance fee required!”
  • 33 locals recommend
Japanese Restaurant
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“Desaki Restaurant is the most family-friendly dining experience in the Pocono Mountains. Celebrating family, food, fire and fun, our talented Hibachi chefs prepare all your favorites including filet mignon, lobster, scallops, salmon, chicken, NY Strip and jumbo shrimp right before your eyes to ensure it’s cooked just the way you like it. Desaki’s ultra-fresh sushi menu includes traditional items as well as Chef AJ’s own unique creations. Desaki Restaurant is an entertainment experience perfect for large groups to enjoy delicious, family-friendly dining. desaki Restaurant offers complimentary transportation to and from local area resorts and hotels so you can enjoy your desaki experience without the stress and inconvenience of driving. Our amenities include activities for children of all ages to enjoy like our our XBox gaming station and free rides in our authentic Rickshaw”
  • 28 locals recommend
Water Park
“Perfect for a rainy-day activity when you need to let the kiddos run their energy out! ”
  • 24 locals recommend
Trail
“AMAZING 360 Views of the Poconos, light hiking, grills and picnic tables available.”
  • 34 locals recommend
Water Park
“Camelbeach closed? Try the indoor water park Aquatopia! Reasonable pricing.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Gun Range
“This is a fun attraction for those that like Guns and shooting. Please note not suitable for kids under 16 years old. They have Dozens of various fire arms available using real ammunition. Skeet shooting also available. Can be a bit expensive. ”
  • 15 locals recommend
Theme Park
“Fun for the entire family. Check out the mountain coaster. They also have Treetop adventures and several other activities!”
  • 24 locals recommend
Water Park
“There's a year-round indoor water park at the Camelback Resort that we recommend, especially a fun idea for families with children. Plenty for the adults to do at Camelback too!”
  • 8 locals recommend
Theme Park
“This is the ultimate fun experience for family members of all ages. It is within a 10 mins. ride from home.”
  • 15 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Pocono Brewery Company's craft beers start with locally inspired ideas. Beers are available by glass, flight and growler and served alongside wood-fired pizza, pub fare and Italian specialties. Open daily.”
  • 16 locals recommend
Steakhouse
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  • 5 locals recommend