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The Hideout in Lake Ariel PA

Updated on January 16, 2009

A Popular Wayne County Gated Community

A guide to the popular development/gated community in Wayne County in the Poconos.  The Hideout has year round recreation for all ages.

Introducing: The Hideout

Lake Ariel, Wayne County PA

The Hideout covers 4.5 square miles with six lakes and ponds. Lake Roamingwood, 225 acres in size and allows up to 90 hp motorboats, is the largest lake in The Hideout. The other lakes are non-powerboat lakes.

The Hideout in Lake Ariel is a popular development because it offers amenities to satisfy nearly everyone, all year long. These amenities include:

Two Heated Pools

Two Sandy Beaches

Marina on Lake Roamingwood

Sports Complex & Fitness Center

9 Hole Golf Course for a variety of skill levels

Miniature Golf

Golf Shop

Golf Clubhouse, Restaurant & Cocktail Lounge

Banquet Center & Catering Service

Indoor & Outdoor Tennis

Volleyball, Horseshoes, & Shuffleboard Courts

Ski Hill, Lodge, & Snow Tube Run w/ Lift & Rentals

Ice Skating

Arts & Crafts and Woodworking Centers

Seasonal Snack Shop

62 Acre Campground

250 Acre Nature Preserve

Dog Park

Playgrounds & Picnic Areas

Various Organizations & Clubs

24-Hour Security

Recycling Center

Central Water & Sewer

Hideout TV Channel & Newspaper

What's It Cost?

Homeowner Association & Other Fees

As of 2008, dues for homeowners are $1,328 annually. Dues on vacant lots are slightly less. All fees subject to change. An additional usage fee is charged for certain amenities.

In addition to the association dues, there is also a quarterly charge of $179.00 (based on usage of 25,000 gallons.) This too is subject to change.

When selling your Hideout property, you must purchase a Resale Certificate for $50.

All new property owners in The Hideout pay a one-time Capital Improvement Fee. Currently, the fee is $1175, but is subject to change. (Most associations require new property owners to pay this fee. The funds are placed in a special account by the Association and are used for projects and improvements.)

Property owners may rent their homes. A permit is required before a property may be rented.

Where's The Hideout Hiding in Northeast PA? - Google Map...Google Map....Google Map

A markerThe Main Entrance into The Hideout -
Lakeview Drive, Lake Ariel PA 18436
get directions

Hideout Real Estate For Sale

Vacant Land/Building Lots & Homes

Search homes and land for sale in The Hideout. Listings on my Hideout Homes For Sale page are provided by the Pike/Wayne MLS.

Hideout Homes For Sale

Hideout Building Lots for Sale

What's Hiding Nearby? - Links for Local Stuff Near The Hideout

More links will be added in the future. If you would like to have a link added, please contact me!

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      JasonFeinman 8 years ago

      Great Job Karen!!!

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      thomasz 9 years ago

      Nice lens. Great info.

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      thomasz 9 years ago

      Nice lens. Great info.

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      DeanGeyer1 9 years ago

      Nice job on this lens...you've done a nice job of promoting the Hideout. 5 Stars.