May 14, 2020
193 Resort Drive
Tannersville, PA 18372
OPENED: May 1, 2015
OVERVIEW: Nestled in the scenic Pocono Mountains, Camelback Lodge is an eight-story modern-designed mountain hotel with 453 guest suites. Features include Aquatopia Indoor Waterpark, Arcadia Adventures, multiple dining venues, Serenity Spa, a state-of-the-art fitness center and 20,000 square feet of flexible conference, meeting and special event space.
LOCATION: Camelback Lodge is located at Camelback Resort in the Pocono Mountains, just 90 minutes from New York City and two hours from Philadelphia.
GUESTROOMS: Modern mountain décor with comfortable furnishings is the style of the 453 expansive guest suites and 13 multi-bedroom suite configurations with the largest suite accommodating 14 guests. Many of the suites and room styles include fireplaces, balconies, spacious lofts and full kitchens with the conveniences of home. Accommodation highlights include:
• The Suites options include: a Double Queen Suite, the standard room style with two queen beds and one queen sleeper sofa sleeping up to six guests; and the King or Queen Bunk Suite, with two bunk beds, one king or queen bed and one queen sofa sleeper which sleeps up to eight guests and is ideal for families with kids. The bunk beds are in a different area with a separate TV. Handicap options are available.
• A perfect choice for guests looking for a separate bedroom during their stay, one-bedroom options include the One-Bedroom Suite, which sleeps up to six, and the One-Bedroom Family Suite, which sleeps up to eight. Each offers a master bedroom with a king bed and private bathroom. The main living area includes one queen sleeper sofa, one queen murphy bed or two queen beds and an additional bathroom.
• The Two-Bedroom Suites, Lofts and Condo have eight configurations including a master bedroom with a king or queen bed and private bathroom, plus an additional bedroom with two queen beds and a queen sofa sleeper and bathroom. The Lofts and Condo options include additional amenities such as bunk beds, a fireplace, deck and full kitchen. The two-bedroom options sleep six to 13 depending on the layout.
• The Three-Bedroom Condos and Lofts have three layouts and can sleep eight to 14 guests. These condos include a master bedroom with a king bed and private bathroom, a second bedroom with two queen beds and a third bedroom with a king or two queen beds, a second bathroom and a queen sleeper sofa. The main living area has a third bathroom, a queen sleeper sofa and a full-sized kitchen with seating for up to six.
GUESTROOM AMENITIES: Guestrooms and suites are equipped with comfortable and convenient amenities including:
• Large flat screen TV
• High-speed internet access
• Snack-sized refrigerator, microwave and coffee maker
• Iron and ironing board
• Table and chairs
• In-room safe
• Handicap accessible rooms available
GUEST SERVICES: Guest services provided by the resort’s hospitality team include:
• Wireless internet access
• Daily housekeeping
• Serenity Spa
• Fitness center
• Indoor waterpark, seasonal outdoor waterpark and pools
• Onsite parking
DINING: An appealing variety of dining options are offered for sports enthusiasts on the go to family fun and favorite foods, from fine pub fare to sweets and specialty coffee or classic fine Italian dining. Dining venues at the Lodge include:
Hemispheres: Located off the main lobby with beautiful mountain views, a family friendly restaurant open for breakfast and dinner with an exciting menu featuring seasonal specials.
Trails End Pub & Grille: This American brew pub is open daily and highlighted by a ski-in/ski-out feature during the winter season complete with firepits on the patio. In the warmer seasons, there is mountain-side al fresco dining. To accompany favorites such as candied bacon strips, The Beyond Burger, grilled ribeye and seared salmon is an extensive selection of craft and local beers. And, everyone loves the campfire s’mores.
Neptunes: Right off the main lobby, open for lunch and dinner with a view of Aquatopia and an appealing kids menu, this is the spot to enjoy sandwiches and small plates such as street tacos, roasted vegetable sandwich, avocado toast and Neptunes Signature Burger, and there’s a full bar open into the late evening.
Graffiti Pizza: A New York graffiti-themed outlet, which is also available for in-room dining, features hand-tossed New York style pizzas, hot and cold sandwiches, salads and delicious appetizers to be enjoyed with draft beer and other beverages. Open daily and located on the first floor next to the arcade.
World Bazaar Coffee Shoppe: Open daily and situated just off the main lobby, serving Ellis Coffee Company, assorted homemade fudge, chocolate treats and other baked goods, beverages and snacks.
Sweet Discovery: Visitors are tempted by gelato, Turkey Hill ice cream, chocolates, hard candy and gummies. Located off the arcade and open daily.
SHOPPING: World Bazaar is a one-stop souvenir shop that sells grab-and-go freshly made coffee, bagels, pastries and homemade desserts. To take home or to gift a friend or family, the shop has T-shirts, hoodies, hats and Camelback Resort remembrances.
Relic Retail features great functional tropical souvenirs that are Aquatopia essentials – from sandals to sunblock to finding out how to safely store personal belongings in the Aquatopia lockers.
SERENITY SPA: A sanctuary for luxurious pampering, relaxing aromatherapy scents, soft music and a calming ambiance combined with mountainside views of skiers and snowboarders traversing the slopes in winter, springtime blooms, the beauty of green trees in the summer and the brilliance of fall foliage. Serenity Spa features nine treatment rooms and offers massages, skin care, face and body treatments, waxing, nail care, spa packages and kids services.
FITNESS CENTER: Located next to Serenity Spa, the fitness center is open from 5 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. Fitness equipment includes two treadmills, two ellipticals, two fitness bikes, yoga mats, weight bench, dumbbells, functional trainer machine and complimentary water.
RECREATION: Camelback Lodge’s Aquatopia Indoor Waterpark, voted USA Today’s #1 Indoor Waterpark with North America’s largest Texlon transparent roof, has 13 exciting and innovative water slides – tube slides, body slides, mat, bowl and aqua launch slides as well as kiddie slides for the youngest thrill seekers, and more. Poolside amenities include Flyboys adults-only swim-up bar with craft cocktails, Colonial Commons for bites to grab and a poolside retail shop for Aquatopia souvenir seekers. Indoor cabana rentals offer deluxe features and a place to relax or take a nap between or after Aquatopia adventures.
Other indoor fun can be found at Arcadia Adventures and includes a rock-climbing wall, ropes course, laser tag and VR experiences. Indoor thrills take place on the upper level when visitors take the 7D Dark Ride, a multi-sensory immersive experience; challenge the K2 Climb and The Ascent, a Himalayan expedition-themed overhead ropes course for adults and kids and rock climbing wall; have fun on Krazy Karts, a bumper car course; go into the Games of Stones
Escape Room and try to solve the puzzle/riddles within an hour; play Lasertron Laser Tag; and tackle the 4D Chaos Jump VR Experience where there are 18 different worlds and 500 different adventures. On the lower level, experiences include Arcadia Mega Arcade with over 100 state-of-the-art games and Polka Dot Pots for pottery painting.
MEETINGS AND EVENTS: A dedicated staff at Camelback Resort plans every detail of corporate meetings, retreats, sales meetings, seminars and conferences. Planners can take in all this mountainside location provides, filled with group adventures and hospitality-packed amenities located throughout the resort, within the 20,000 square feet of flexible indoor space and outdoors in the Poconos.
Camelback offers teambuilding experiences that surpass the usual offerings including 4,000-foot Twin Zip-Flyers contests, a treetops course with over 100 aerial obstacles and many more packaged activities that are custom-created including icebreakers, games, trust and spotting – all among scenic mountain backgrounds.
Camelback Resort is the perfect venue for family and friend celebrations, reunions, getaways, anniversary and birthday dinners, pre-wedding parties and religious retreats.
WEDDINGS: Mountain wedding landscapes are breathtaking throughout the year – from winter white to bursts of spring wildflowers to summer sun to the warm glow of autumn leaves. Camelback Mountain is a matrimony stage offering a personal wedding specialist that will deliver a wedding that is an impeccable blend of rustic luxury and exquisite detail including and, if desired, the perfect memorable honeymoon.
The resort caters weddings of all sizes, from private, intimate ceremonies, to elaborate 400-guest wedding events, and provides pre- and post-wedding activities with access to many of the resort’s adventures. Rehearsal dinners, after parties and other pre- or post-event celebrations are all part of the resort team’s bailiwick.
GETTING THERE: The resort is 90 minutes from New York City and two hours from Philadelphia in the Pocono Mountains in Tannersville, Pennsylvania.
MANAGEMENT: KSL Resorts
MEDIA CONTACT: Marguarite Clark Public Relations
Marguarite Clark, (949) 295-2801, firstname.lastname@example.org