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Santosha on the Ridge Bed and Breakfast Sanctuary

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Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 31 May 2016

We just had our third stay at Santosha and like both times before it was idyllic. The property is beyond description with its combination of gardens and nature and its sweeping views. Our room had everything we could want, and breakfast was as always a gourmet feast. Leslie is a wonderful host. The B&B is a quick drive to boating,...

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Reviewed 20 May 2016

The Sunrise Room with the modern soaking tub is where I stayed. And I wish I was still there! The bed is the most comfortable bed in the world. And I have stayed in many BnB's. The linens are air dried and smell so sweet. The Breakfast with whole bowls was Quinoa with roasted vegies and poached egg and avocado...

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Kenmore, New York
Reviewed 3 May 2016

Felt like home away from home. I barely wanted to leave the property. Very clean, Leslie and Gene are very accommodating, friendly.. Barbara is a sweetheart... some of the best breakfasts I ever had! B&B are not for everybody.. the less-than-perfect reviews made me chuckle! Because this place is the best! I stayed in the Sunrise room and loved everything...

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Sant0sha, Owner at Santosha on the Ridge Bed and Breakfast Sanctuary, responded to this review

Thank you for your visit to Santosha. Home away from home is just we strive for. We look forward to having you back.

Elizabeth, New Jersey
Reviewed 29 March 2016

My husband and I decided to get away for the weekend for some much needed R&R. After some research on the Internet Sontosha seemed like the place for us and it was everything and more. From the moment we arrived Gene and Leslie were waiting to greet us and show us around . The room was spotless and the home...

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Taneytown, Maryland
Reviewed 21 March 2016

This was a beautiful bed and breakfast with a spectacular view! The rooms were a nice size and comfortable. Breakfast each morning was well prepared, creative and delicious! Leslie was also great about making accommodations for food allergies and sensitivities. Leslie and Gene, the owners, are a wealth of information about the area and places to go. I love the...

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Sant0sha, Owner at Santosha on the Ridge Bed and Breakfast Sanctuary, responded to this review

Gene and I are happy that you found what you needed here at Santosha. It is our hope that you are able to identify something here that made you feel so pleased and go home and make it happen in your everyday life; maybe a really comfortable bed, or a healthy breakfast, or a bird feeder with lots of activity...

Hamilton, New Jersey
Reviewed 6 January 2016

We had the most amazing weekend here! The house is gorgeous and nicely secluded in the woods without being quite in the middle of nowhere. The couple who runs it are the nicest people you will ever meet. I had a flat tire and Gene was kind enough to fix it for me! The breakfast is to die for and...

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Sant0sha, Owner at Santosha on the Ridge Bed and Breakfast Sanctuary, responded to this review

We are happy that you found your way here, we were able to make your trip seamless and that you will come back...namaste

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 6 November 2015

My husband and I spent 2 nights at the Santosha B&B and were thrilled with everything The home is in a beautiful setting of 11 acres. The colors were peak and trees and woods surrounded the home. The views from the patio are breathtaking. Leslie has a warm, open and wonderful home. Her breakfasts are healthy, beautifully presented and delicious....

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Sant0sha, Owner at Santosha on the Ridge Bed and Breakfast Sanctuary, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your kind words. I've decided the guests we have here are as much about the success at Santosha as we are. Our Fall guests have been such a pleasure. Come see us again when you are looking for great company, quiet and some good food. Happy winter!

Istanbul
Reviewed 3 November 2015 via mobile

Lovely weekend. Room overlooks Delaware River. View changed throughout day. Accommodations are new, sparkling clean, and super comfy. (Spring for upstairs room. It's worth it.) Leslie is very knowledgable about the area and had maps and brochures on hand with good advice about local restaurants. Don't miss Dinghman's Falls!

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Sant0sha, Owner at Santosha on the Ridge Bed and Breakfast Sanctuary, responded to this review

Anne...Glad you were able to really enjoy the area and take a little Santosha home with you. Look forward to having you in the future. All the best

Reviewed 29 October 2015

Amazing!!! Me and my BF visit in October. The place is great, the views are spectacular, owners Gene and Leslie are caring and friendly. The breakfast was out of this world!!! I loved to sit by fireplace and just read a book. So cozy and welcoming, real gem! Rooms were spotless. I recommend to anyone who wants to relax in...

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Sant0sha, Owner at Santosha on the Ridge Bed and Breakfast Sanctuary, responded to this review

Thanks for finding your way to us...we are happy that you were able to relax and enjoy everything we have here. Look forward to having you again.

Reviewed 13 October 2015

It was our fifth trip to Santosha, our annual fall excursion for our anniversary. My wife and I agree there is no place like this place. The special thing about this trip was how "visity" the entire weekend was. (Yes, I just invented that word - "visity.") The other guests are always friendly and talkative, but this time around, there...

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Sant0sha, Owner at Santosha on the Ridge Bed and Breakfast Sanctuary, responded to this review

It's always great to see you both and hear what you are up to. The table was so lively this weekend which makes it so interesting for us. Looking forward to seeing you in the Spring.

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located just 72 miles west of Manhattan, nestled in the heart of the Pocono Mountains, Santosha on the Ridge Bed and Breakfast is a secluded sanctuary overlooking the Delaware River valley. With 4 rooms available for accommodation, exclusivity and privacy are key elements of your relaxing getaway. Wake up to start your day with an amazing home cooked breakfast, then explore the beauty of the region or just relax on the front porch with your favorite book. However you define your retreat, we will make you feel welcome. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Santosha on the Ridge Bed and Breakfast Sanctuary

Address: 121 Santosha Lane, Shawnee on Delaware, PA 18301
Region: United States > Pennsylvania > Pocono Mountains Region > Shawnee on Delaware
Price Range: $192 - $265 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“All the rooms are very nice. We loved Sunrise.”
  • The view out our bathroom window
  • Looking out back doors
FamilyGuy_from_NJ, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Sunrise room is lovely and the bathroom is spacious and clean!”
Jemmbarr, 21 Jun 2016 | Read review
“take the sunrise room”
blossoms9, 20 May 2016 | Read review
“Only four rooms there and each one has its charm.”
215mimap, 28 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Naturescape is the best room, but all 4 rooms are quite nice.”
tesiman, 11 Sep 2015 | Read review
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