About Santosha on the Ridge

About Santosha on the Ridge . . . your bed and breakfast Poconos getaway to relax and rejuvenate your mind, body, and spirit on the edge of the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area, a 70,000-acre Parkland which straddles 40 miles of the Delaware River in the Pocono Mountains. Santosha comes from the Sanskrit word meaning “contentment”, and we expect that you will not only find contentment in the intimate surroundings of our home but also within yourself.

You will find many things to do if you want to nearby. If you like the outdoors there are many places to hike and many miles of trails and waterways to discover. Check out our area page to find some local attractions.

Located just 72 miles (1.5 hours) from New York City and 103 miles (2 hours) from Philadelphia, Santosha on the Ridge, a Pocono Mountain Bed & Breakfast, is a secluded sanctuary perched above the historic village of Shawnee on Delaware, Pa. See our map.