Franklin House

8 Person Vacation Home - Hocking Hills

The Franklin House is an early 1900 classic vacation home rental located ½ a mile from Nelsonville's Historic Square Arts District. This vacation home is perfect for guests visiting the Hocking Hills area or guests visiting students at Hocking College or Ohio University. 


Take a 30 minute drive from your vacatioin home to visit Old Man's Cave, Cedar Falls, Ash Cave, Rock House, Conkle's Hollow, or Rock Bridge located in Hocking Hills State Park. No matter the season, you and your guests won't be disappointed when visiting all the beauty Hocking Hills offers!


The Franklin House is located in Nelsonville and 5 miles from Wayne National Forest. The State Park offers over thousands of acres to explore by hiking, off-highway vehicle riding, mountain biking, or horseback riding. When in town, guests will want to visit Nelsonville's Historic Square Arts District, Stuart's Opera House, Hocking Valley Scenic Railway, or the Nelsonville Music Festival that is held every year at Hocking College. 15 miles from the cabin, guests will run into Lake Hope State Park located in Zaleski State Forest. Guests can enjoy some fine dining at Lake Hope Lodge or a day of picnicking and swimming with family and friends. 


In Southeastern Ohio there is something for everyone to do! Cyclists can challenge themselves with Lick Run Hill’s double ‘S’ turn and 19% grade; ATV enthusiasts can venture into Wayne National Forest for hundreds of riding trails; Parents and alumni can visit Ohio University; and our connoisseurs of nature MUST visit Old Man’s Cave, Conkle’s Hollow and Rock House located in the beautiful Hocking Hills, named as one of BuzzFeed's Stunning Under-the-Radar Destinations to Add to Your Bucket List.


We look forward to your stay in one of our vacation home rentals here in Hocking Hills, Ohio.

Rooms & Amenities

Kitchen

Full kitchen with a microwave, dishwasher, refrigerator, oven, stove, coffee maker, toaster, pots & pans, dishes, and cookware. The only thing you need to bring is FOOD to feast with family & friends!

Bed & Bath

4 bedrooms and 1 Full Bathroom - make sure to bring your own toiletries such as shampoo, conditioner, or bath soap. 

Living

Air Conditioning, Linens, Bath Towels, Flat Screen TV, Porch/ Patio, Hot tub, Washer & Dryer


 

Convenience

Just a 5 minute drive to Nelsonville - convenient for trips to the local grocery store, Movie Theaters, Canoeing, Restaurants, Train Ride, Rocky Boots, State Parks, and much more!

Entertainment

The house has Cable TV, a DVD player, and WiFi. Visit Athens, Nelsonville, or Hocking County for nearby State Parks, Zip Lining, ATV riding, Canoeing, Horse Back Riding, Rocky Boots Outlet Store, Hocking Valley Scenic Train Ride, and much more!

Outdoor

Patio, Gas Grill, Firepit, GREAT Fishing & Hunting at nearby State Parks, or ATV riding at Wayne National Forest! Southeastern Ohio is great for an outdoorsy retreat with family or friends!

The Vacation Home For You?

Book yourself or call our office at 740-856-7848 for more information.