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Charming Chilmark Guest House, Perfect for Single or Couple with Small Children

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Last updated: 03/11/2015
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Chilmark cottage description

This is the Guest House to our house and it's situated about 100 yards up a country lane off the South Road in Chilmark. Alley’s General Store is one mile to the east and Beetlebung Corner and The Chilmark Store are four miles to the west. You can continue out State Road to Squibnocket Beach, or head up to Menemsha to watch the sunset, perhaps while enjoying a freshly boiled lobster from Larsen’s. Your lease enables you to acquire a parking pass for Squibnocket Beach and walk-on passes for Lucy Vincent Beach. We’re about a mile from the farmer’s markets and crafts shows in West Tisbury.

We built the Guest House in 2004. The wood paneling gives it a warm, inviting ambiance. There's a queen bed, full bath, small kitchen, grill, outdoor shower, and wi-fi Internet access.

Please note that a parking sticker for Lucy Vincent Beach is NOT available to renters, though renters may purchase walk-on passes to Lucy Vincent Beach.

We ask that you supply your own bed linens and towels, but most everything else you need is supplied, including beach chairs, well-equipped kitchen, hair dryer, etc.

Please note there is a $125 per rental cleaning fee.

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 850 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome:

    This rental works well for a couple with a small child or two....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    We allow dogs provided (a) the dog does not create any type of noise disturbance and (b) the dog is up to date on flea and tick preventive treatment (flea and tick collars are inadequate)....moreless

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2

  • Bedroom with full bath: 1 queen

    Bedroom with full bath...moreless

  • Sleeper sofa: 1 double

    Good for small child or two....moreless

  • Beautiful wood paneling and high ceilings make this bedroom special. Lots of air and light. Opens to full bath, has exterior door, closet, shelves, side tables, ceiling fan. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Outdoor shower: shower, outdoor shower

    ...moreless

  • Full bathroom

    ...moreless

  • Full master bathroom inside house. Outdoor shower is . . . well . . . outdoors!...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Please note that a parking sticker for Lucy Vincent Beach is NOT available to renters....moreless

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Sports & Activities

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Rural:

    Our house is located in a quiet, woodsy setting....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Racquetball
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 2 people

General

  • Broadband Access
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Living Room:

    Sort of. One room has the kitchen, dining table for two, and a sofa. Call it what you will....moreless

  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street:

    Private parking space off driveway...moreless

  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
1 - June
May 30 - Jun 27, 2015
7 night min stay

$995
2 - July
Jun 28 - Aug 1, 2015
7 night min stay

$1,300
3 - August
Aug 2 - Sep 6, 2015
7 night min stay

$1,700

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning fee $125
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • Taxes Not included

Cancellation policy:

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.


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Last updated: 03/11/2015
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21 Unavailable
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Location

Car: Recommended

THIS IS A NON-SMOKING RENTAL. Renter must provide all sheets, towels, and pillowcases. All beach passes are available EXCEPT Lucy Vincent car pass.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2002

About the owner: We are Jennie and Jeremy Driesen and we live in Pelham, NY with two children, a black dog, and a black cat. Jeremy is an events producer and Jennie is a model and actress.

Why the Owner Chose Chilmark:
We stayed with friends in Chilmark and fell in love with Lucy Vincent Beach and the whole feel of Chilmark. While we were there, 8 Swans Way came on the market. It seemed a bit impulsive at the time, but we bought it. One of the best things we ever did. We have spent a number of full summers on the island and forgot to go home one September (we enrolled the kids in The Chilmark School and stayed for 14 months).

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
We love so many things in Chilmark and the Vineyard in general, including, in no particular order, Lucy Vincent Beach, Menemsha, The Chilmark Store, Chilmark Chocolates, The Chilmark School, The Chilmark Library, the fair, The Ritz, Sharky's, Offshore Ale, biking, last-minute pot luck dinners with friends, etc etc etc.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Bedroom!

    Bedroom!

  • Front of the Guest House

    Front of the Guest House

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • View from bedroom to other end of house

    View from bedroom to other end of house

  • Here's that sofa again

    Here's that sofa again

  • Outdoor shower complex

    Outdoor shower complex

  • Same bedroom, different angle!

    Same bedroom, different angle!

  • French doors lead to private parking space

    French doors lead to private parking space

  • Sofa is in a great little nook for reading, talking, coffee, etc

    Sofa is in a great little nook for reading, talking, coffee, etc

  • Detail of full bathroom, which has windows on two sides

    Detail of full bathroom, which has windows on two sides

  • Woodsy backyard features grill and picnic table

    Woodsy backyard features grill and picnic table

  • Detail of outdoor shower, featuring our custom shower seat!

    Detail of outdoor shower, featuring our custom shower seat!

VRBO #223906

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Date last modified - Saturday, March 28, 2015

$995 - $1,700 per week (USD)
Minimum stay: 7 nights
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  • Sleeps
    2
  • Bedrooms
    1
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Property type
    Cottage
  • Reviews
    10
Owner
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
  • Response time: Within a few hours
  • Response rate: 90%
  • Calendar last updated: 03/11/2015
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