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Charming Home 'Never Better'--Best Rates and Value on Island!

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'Never Better'-conservation property across street

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Last updated: 07/07/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

(**Please note that this property owner does NOT advertise on
Craig's List. Any listing on Craig's List referring to this property named 'Never Better' is not legitimate).

Charming Nantucket home, named 'Never Better', is located in mid-Island Nantucket in a beautiful, pristine neighborhood. 1.3 miles from Town and 2 miles from 4 very different, gorgeous Nantucket beaches. 'Never Better' is located across the street from exquisite conservation property which has a walking path that leads directly to the beach. This beach is only 1 mile away. Decorated with Nantucket colors, this lovely home is tastefully decorated to reflect the flavor of the Island. Landscaping design includes Island-famous hydrangeas, rosa rugosa and trellises with burgundy color roses. Spectacular 50' deck and outside shower also in back of the house. Spacious rooms, open floor plan conducive to entertaining. A sure recipe for a great vacation!

The Owner of this property also owns an advertising company, named Entree To Boston, that caters to the restaurant industry. If you need any restaurant recommendations, please do not hesitate to ask since the Owner, Deb, is well-versed on Nantucket restaurants!

This property is also located near Miacomet Pond! You can walk on an exquisite walking path through conservation property which leads you directly to Miacomet Pond and the beach!

**Please note that there is a large Sub-Zero Refrigerator in the basement for additional refrigeration space
for food and beverages. Great for entertaining needs!

**We have a 'shared condiment' option. In the large Sub-Zero Refrigerator in the basement, there are many condiments. Guests are welcome to share these condiments and are asked to replace any item that they
have used up. Guests are encouraged to leave any condiments left over from their vacation that they wish, and place them in this refrigerator. This is a very popular idea which has been greatly praised and appreciated by our guests because it saves a substantial amount of money from having to invest in each and every item individually.

From RENTER REVIEWS, the MOST POPULAR feature of our home is the 50' deck!

The bedrooms and bathroom upstairs have been newly painted with uplifting Nantucket colors and Nantucket historical colors. There is new tiling in the kitchen which resembles sand and adds yet another distinctive Nantucket accent, in addition to sand in the family room paint, otherwise known
as Ralph Lauren's 'River Rock' paint.

The 50' deck, which has also been called the 'Never Better landing strip' since it is so expansive, is the number 1
mentioned accolade from our renter reviews. It actually creates the equivalent of an extra 2 large rooms of space outside for guests to enjoy. With new wrought iron furniture and pots of beautiful flowers, there is plenty of 'eye candy' for our guests to enjoy. Watching the stars at night at 'Never Better' is almost as good as being at the Maria Mitchell Observatory on the Island. The stars absolutely sparkle and shine vividly from our location.

Owner provides top notch cable service and WIFI internet access

There is a beautiful public golf course, Miacomet Golf Course, located approximately 1 1/2 miles from 'Never
Better'. It has a great course and also, as a bonus, has a fabulous restaurant which is a bit of a 'hidden gem'.
Highly recommended by golfers and diners!

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Property Type

  • 2 story
  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Children Welcome:

    Plenty of beach and play toys....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9, Beds for 9

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 4: 3 twin/ single

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  • Bedrooms and Bathrooms Upstairs All Newly Pained in Warm ACK Colors!! Bedroom #1 is Master Bedroom is at the end of the hall on the right hand side and has a Full Bath. Bedroom #2 is Guest Bedroom across the hall from the Master across the hall from the Master Bedroom on the left hand side of the hall. Bedroom #3 is Guest Bedroom is at the other end of the hall on the right hand side. Bedroom #4 is Guest Bedroom across the hall from Guest Bedroom #3 and is on the left hand side....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • Bathroom 3: toilet

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  • Outside: outdoor shower

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  • *There is an outside shower in the back of the house on the right hand side of the house if you view the house from the front....moreless

Other Amenities

  • 1. Upstairs bedrooms and bathrooms all newly painted. 2. Owner can assist guests with locating trusted babysitter(s). 3. No pets allowed, no smoking. 4. House cleaning costs are taken out of Security Deposit. 5. Unit air conditioners--all 4 bedrooms. 6. Miacomet Public Golf Course available approx.1 1/2 miles away. Fabulous restaurant there! 7. This house is relatively new and is in impeccable condition-decorator quality furniture and house decorations, decorator paint on the inside. 8. Indoor heated pool is located at the Nantucket High School. Small fee to use pool. Fantastic Water Aerobics Classes! 9. New washing machine and dryer. 10. Second refrigerator downstairs-very large SubZero. Popular 'condiment sharing program'-Saves lots of $ 11. Fireplace in the family room. 12. Large outside shower 13. Exquisite conservation property w/breathtaking walking trails across the street that lead to Miacomet Beach-best on Island. 14. Please read our 26 reviews!! ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Both children and adult books provided....moreless

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games:

    games and great puzzles!...moreless

  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Cable TV provided in both the living room/family room and the upstairs bedroom with 3 twin beds....moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys:

    Beach toys....moreless

  • Video Games
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Bay/Sound
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Festivals
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Horseshoes
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Near The Ocean

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Ice Skating
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 10 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Air conditioners in all bedrooms....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    Wireless internet provided....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Comfortable seating for 9 people....moreless

  • Parking:

    Off street parking in driveway...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Enough parking for 3 vehicles...moreless

  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Enough dishes to serve 10 people....moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items:

    Spices, vinegars, basic cooking ingredients. Shared condiment policy. Guests can choose any condiment from downstairs Subzero refrigerator. Guests are asked to replace any items that they use up....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    1 Refrigerator/Freezer in Kitchen 1 Extra Large Subzero Refrigerator in Basement...moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Beach Umbrellas
  • Bicycles:

    * 1 female adult bike * 1 male adult bike * 3 small children's bikes...moreless

  • Binoculars
  • Deck / Patio:

    Gorgeous 50' x 20' western facing deck!...moreless

  • Deck Furniture
  • Golf:

    Miacomet (Public) Golf Course located approximately 2 miles away....moreless

  • Golf Clubs
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill:

    * 1 large gas grill * 1 large Weber smoker grill * 1 small Weber smoker grill...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch Furniture
  • Small Cooler
  • Water Sports Gear:

    Wave riders, boggie boards...moreless

  • Wood Deck

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Nantucket High School offers opportunities to swim in their indoor pool for a small fee....moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Peak Season 4
Jul 3 - Sep 3, 2015
7 night min stay

$4,000

Changeover Day: Friday

Early Fall 2015
Sep 4 - Oct 14, 2015
3 night min stay
$500
Late Fall, 2015
Oct 15 - Dec 2, 2015
3 night min stay
$400
Christmas Stroll, 2015
Dec 3 - Dec 7, 2015
3 night min stay
$500
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$500

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning--for 5 or less $250
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $1,500
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

A non-refundable 50% deposit is required when booking.

Security Deposit: $1,000.00 for 3 day rentals, $1,500.00 for 7 day rentals

*Cleaning Fee: $250.00 for parties of 5 or less

(Cleaning Fee is deducted from the Security Deposit)

** A $100.00 fee is charged if towels are not laundered and put away prior to departure (deducted from the Security Deposit)


Cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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Location

4 Miles
Nearest Airport
Nantucket Airport
2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Cisco Winery/Brewery & Faregrounds Restaurant
1.6 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Steamship Authority and Hy-Line Fast Ferry
1.5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Miacomet Golf Club
0.1 Miles
Nearest Train
NRTA Shuttle Buses-bus stop is a 2 minute walk
0.2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Surfside Road
0.9 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
'Sea Grille' and '56 Union'--both are great!
1 Miles
Nearest Beach
Miacomet Beach

Car: Recommended

Nantucket is an Island 30 miles south of Hyannis,

Massachusetts. The Island is 20 miles long and has

many beautiful beaches. This charming Nantucket home can best be described as 'quiet beach elegance'. It is located mid-Island and is incredibly convenient to Town and also to Miacomet and Surfside Beaches, as well as Jettie's and Children's Beach. 'Never Better' is the #1 BEST and MOST convenient location on the Island. In addition to being located near 4 different beaches it is only a small distance to the only large grocery store on Island, playgrounds, a fabulous public golf course-Miacomet, Cisco Winery & Brewery, restaurants, walking/biking paths, a premiere indoor ice skating rink which is open year round and a public tennis court. 'Never Better' is located in Pine Valley, a beautiful, pristine neighborhood which abuts exquisite conservation property. The conservation property has a picturesque walking path which leads directly to Miacomet Beach. Pine Valley is centrally located and is on the NRTA Shuttle Bus Line which services most of the Island.

Other Activities: Driving on sand to beaches/lighthouse

 

Owner info


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • 'Never Better'-conservation property across street

    'Never Better'-conservation property across street

  • Large Family Room Sparkles with Nantucket colors

    Large Family Room Sparkles with Nantucket colors

  • Kitchen w/ Upscale Cooking Equipment

    Kitchen w/ Upscale Cooking Equipment

  • Dining Rm.-Quietly Elegant, Great For Entertaining

    Dining Rm.-Quietly Elegant, Great For Entertaining

  • Guest Bedroom 1 - with Queen Size Bed

    Guest Bedroom 1 - with Queen Size Bed

  • Guest Bedroom  2 - with Queen Size Bed

    Guest Bedroom 2 - with Queen Size Bed

  • Guest Bedroom  3 - large room with 3 twin beds

    Guest Bedroom 3 - large room with 3 twin beds

  • Miacomet Beach, looking west

    Miacomet Beach, looking west

  • Classic Rolls Royce from Daffodil Weekend Auto Parade

    Classic Rolls Royce from Daffodil Weekend Auto Parade

  • Miacomet Beach within walking distance from Never Better

    Miacomet Beach within walking distance from Never Better

  • Easily seats eight for a formal dinner.

    Easily seats eight for a formal dinner.

  • Expansive Deck-Perfect for entertaining- 50 feet long!

    Expansive Deck-Perfect for entertaining- 50 feet long!

  • Family Room, fireplace, mantle and bookcase

    Family Room, fireplace, mantle and bookcase

  • Dining Room - Perfect for entertaining!

    Dining Room - Perfect for entertaining!

  • Master Bedroom with Full Bath

    Master Bedroom with Full Bath

  • Guest Bedroom  1 - with Queen Size Bed

    Guest Bedroom 1 - with Queen Size Bed

  • Guest Bedroom  3 - large room with 3 twin beds

    Guest Bedroom 3 - large room with 3 twin beds

  • Vintage fire engine starting off the Daffodil Weekend Antique Auto Parade

    Vintage fire engine starting off the Daffodil Weekend Antique Auto Parade

  • Vintage auto dressed up for the Auto Parade and subsequent picnic in Sconset

    Vintage auto dressed up for the Auto Parade and subsequent picnic in Sconset

  • Vintage auto from Daffodil Weekend Auto Parade

    Vintage auto from Daffodil Weekend Auto Parade

  • Main Street in the town with the post lantern decorated for the weekend

    Main Street in the town with the post lantern decorated for the weekend

  • Never Better from lower Rudder Lane

    Never Better from lower Rudder Lane

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Minimum stay: 3-7 nights
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  • Reviews
  • Sleeps
    9
  • Bedrooms
    4
  • Bathrooms
    2.5
  • Property type
    House
Owner
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 2 days
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 07/07/2015
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