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1st Choice Cabin Rentals Hocking Hills Ohio

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"The Franklin House" in Nelsonville!


Our home is ideal for family & friends wanting enjoy the simple pleasures of nature, relax and enjoy in a luxury home conveniently located near many exciting opportunities and outdoor adventures. Our home is comfortably furnished. There is a fully equipped kitchen, a dining area, dishes, pots & pans, utensils, microwave, dishwasher, 4 bedrooms, WI-FI, cable TV, DVD, air conditioning, washer and dryer, linens and bath towels. There is an outside multi-level deck with dining table and Chairs.


After hiking the trails at the Hocking Hills State Parks or hunting in the nearby Wayne National Forest enjoy your evening by the stars by a crackling fire while telling tall tales and toasting marshmallows.

Things to Bring:

Food, Beach Towels, Toiletries including Bath soap, Flashlight, Matches, Camera, Camp, Lantern, Portable Lawn Chairs, Games / Books, Movies/DVDs


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"The Franklin House" is a early 1900 classic home with four large bedrooms, 1 1/2 bathrooms, Family Room, Large living, Dining Room and Kitchen. The original hardwood trim and window frames. The Franklin house has a beautiful large front porch deck for relaxing.  The house has a 4-Queen Beds and sleeps 8 people comfortably.

Only 1 block from Nelsonville Square and closely situated to Wayne National Forest and 18 minutes from Lake Hope State Park in Zaleski State Forest with miles of trails for hiking and mountain biking.  The 120-acre Lake Hope is perfect for fishing, canoeing, kayaking, picnicking and swimming.  Our guests will definitely want to visit Nelsonville's Historic Arts District with Stuart's Opera House, Hocking College and the Nelsonville Music Festival. 

At Franklin House cyclists are a few miles away from one of Ohio's most challenging climbs, Lick Run Hill, with it's double 's' turn at a 19% grade. ATV enthusiasts are just minutes from the Dorr Run Trail Head with over 75 miles of designated trails for off-road vehicle riders, mountain bikers and hikers through the Wayne National Forest. The Hyde House is 15 minutes west of Athens and Ohio University and 15 minutes east of Old Man's Cave. It's perfect for parents and alumni visiting OU and perfect for a weekend visiting Ohio's famous Hocking Hills, named as one of Buzzfeed's stunning under-the-radar destinations to add to your bucket list.

Hocking Hills and all the beauty the State Parks have to offer is only a short 15 minute drive to Old Man's Cave, Conkle's Hollow, and RockHouse.

Franklin House

Your Rates include 2 people ages 5 and up. Each additional person is $25/day. Children 5 and under are free. House sleeps 1 - 8 people, 4 Bedrooms with 4- queen beds.


December - FebruaryMarch - NovemberHolidays
Weekday $90
Weekday $100
Weekend $115
Weekend $125