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The Great Escape to Cape Escape

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Last updated: 11/06/2014
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  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Cape Charles house description

Take a fun and relaxing break in this exciting 3 bedroom retreat with gorgeous Chesapeake Bay views! You'll enjoy the upscale casual elegance of this bright, cheerful West Indies style home decorated with quality furnishings and tasteful appointments. This sunny home is located on the Eastern Shore of Virginia across the Chesapeake Bay from Virginia Beach. Cook to your heart's delight in a gourmet kitchen, grill on the deck or walk to the Marina and dine inside or out at the Aqua Restaurant. The top level 'sky room' is a great place to enjoy the views, read, or watch TV and is complete with a wet bar, refrigerator and large screen HD TV. If a 4th bedroom is needed, there is a very comfortable pull-out queen sofa here. Two expansive porches invite outdoor relaxation, sunbathing and casual dining. The lower porch has a 'rain escape' system which allows dry enjoyment even in the rain! The Great Room has comfortable seating, a game table and large screen HD TV. Table games and cards are available along with a nice selection of books. And last but not least, take a short stroll along the beach.

The house is located in Bay Creek Marina within walking distance of the beach, restaurant and marina. There are two championship golf courses (Jack Nicklaus and Arnold Palmer) in town with great golf packages. An olympic-size pool and tennis are yours to enjoy on the golf side of Bay-Creek, a short 5 minute drive. Several restaurants offer the options of fine dining to very casual. Boating, fishing, crabbing, kayaking, jet skiing, antiquing, horseback riding, eco tours and Bay cruises will fill your days along with relaxing on the Marina's private beach just steps away from the front door -- or chill out inside and relish your escape to the comforts and amenities provided at 'Cape Escape'.

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Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental


              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

                Primary renter must be 25 years old or older....moreless

              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Not Allowed

              Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

              • Bedroom 1: 1 king


              • Bedroom 2: 1 queen


              • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single


              • Loft: 1 sleep sofa /futon

                Pull out sofa bed...moreless

              • Queen size Beds (2) Queen bed in master bedroom and Flamingo Room / Bedroom 2, Twin or Single Beds (2) Two twin beds in Room-with-A-View / Bedroom 3, Baby Cribs (1) Pack-N-Play stored in closet, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Very comfortable queen pull-out-sofa in the Sky Room...moreless

              Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

              • Bathroom 1: toilet, tub, shower

                Master Bathroom...moreless

              • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower


              • Bathroom 3: toilet, tub, shower

                Two separate sinks...moreless

              Other Amenities

                  • Skyroom with wet bar, covered porch, 2 large screen HD TV's and 3 flat screen TV's, ceiling fans in great room, skyroom & all bedrooms. Two very large porches, lower one is covered and upper is open and great for sunbathing. Beach chairs, umbrella, beach towels provided....moreless


                  • DVD Player
                  • Television
                  • VCR


                  • Away From It All
                  • Family
                  • Historic


                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Restaurants

                  Local Services & Businesses

                      • Fitness Center

                      Leisure Activities

                      • Antiquing
                      • Boating
                      • Horseback Riding
                      • Miniature Golf
                      • Shelling
                      • Shopping
                      • Sight Seeing
                      • Wildlife Viewing

                      Location Type

                      • Beach View
                      • Resort
                      • Water View:

                        View of the Chesapeake Bay and amazing sunsets!...moreless

                      Sports & Adventure Activities

                      • Basketball Court
                      • Cycling
                      • Fishing
                      • Golf
                      • Jet Skiing
                      • Kayaking
                      • Mountain Biking
                      • Sailing
                      • Swimming
                      • Tennis
                      • Wind-Surfing


                      • Dining Room
                      • Seating for 8 people


                      • Air Conditioning:

                        Dual system...moreless

                      • Basic Soaps
                      • Clothes Dryer:

                        Dryer is in the unit...moreless

                      • Fireplace
                      • Free Long Distance
                      • Garage:

                        Two car oversized garage...moreless

                      • Gas Fireplace
                      • Heating
                      • Internet
                      • Laundry Soap
                      • Linens Provided:

                        All linens are provided...moreless

                      • Paper Towels
                      • Parking:

                        Driveway plus 2 car attached garage...moreless

                      • Parking Off Street
                      • Telephone
                      • Toilet Paper
                      • Towels Provided
                      • Washing Machine:

                        Washer is in the unit...moreless

                      • Wireless Internet


                      • Cooking Utensils
                      • Dishwasher
                      • Ice Maker
                      • Kitchen:

                        Fully equipped kitchen with everything we could think of....moreless

                      • Microwave
                      • Oven
                      • Refrigerator:

                        Side-by-side with water and ice dispenser....moreless

                      • Stove


                      • Balcony:

                        2 Balconies ...moreless

                      • Beach Chairs
                      • Crow's Nest
                      • Deck / Patio:

                        (2) Upper deck has table and seating for outside dining and grilling as well as lounging area. Covered porch below upper deck....moreless

                      • Gated Community
                      • Golf:

                        2 Signature Courses five minutes from the home...moreless

                      • Outdoor Grill
                      • Outdoor Grill Gas
                      • Porch / Veranda
                      • Wood Deck

                      Payment Type

                      • Mastercard
                      • Visa

                      Pool / Spa

                      • Communal Pool:

                        Junior Olympic size pool at the golf club...moreless

                      • Jetted Tub

                      Forms Of Payment

                          • Accept Credit Card


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                          from 15 traveler reviews
                          Jan 01, 2011 - Mar 22, 2011 .. $1,400/week
                          Mar 23, 20011 - May 26, 2011 .. $1,750/week with 3 night minimum
                          Jun 01, 2011 - Sep 07, 2011 .. $2,100/week with 5 night minimum
                          Sep 08, 2011 - Oct 25, 2011 .. $1,750/week with 3 night minimum
                          Oct 26, 2011 - Dec 31, 2011 .. $1,400/week with 3 night minimum
                          Additional fees include: Damage Insurance $45.00, Linens $60.00, Taxes 10% and 
                          Administration fee of 4% of total.

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                          Last updated: 11/06/2014
                          Check availability
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                          21 Unavailable
                          22 Today
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                          Car: Necessary


                          Owner info

                          Year Purchased: 2005

                          About the owner: My sister, Barbara, and I own this house together. We are both real estate agents with very few weekends off but when they come along, this is one of our favorite ways to spend them. Our families were even more excited when we bought the house since they have more free time to play than we do. We furnished and decorated the house ourselves (which is a hobby for both of us) and had a great time doing it and love finding ways to make it better each time we have a guest. Everyone says we have the nicest house in Cape Charles! We love to think so, and hope you will too.

                          Why the Owner Chose Cape Charles:
                          We went exploring on a rainy Easter weekend looking for a great place to escape to on occasion as well as a good investment. We discovered the charming historic town of Cape Charles and were so impressed with the development of the Bay Creek Resort and all it's amenities that we had to jump in with both feet. It took us about 20 minutes to make that decision!

                          The Unique Benefits at this House:
                          You can spend the day golfing or boating or antiquing or just chill out on the beach or read a good book on the deck. We've tried out the great restaurants but love 'Aqua' which is in the Marina. Kelly's Pub on the 'main drag' of Cape Charles is a great casual hang out too, and the food is good! The town of Cape Charles is small and quite charming and takes you away from the 'workaday world' and all its stresses.

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                          Speaks: english

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                          Guestbook comments from the owner

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                          • Front View

                            Front View

                          • Great Room 2

                            Great Room 2

                          • Kitchen 1

                            Kitchen 1

                          • Master Bedroom

                            Master Bedroom

                          • Flamingo Room Bedroom 2

                            Flamingo Room Bedroom 2

                          • Sky Room w/Bay View

                            Sky Room w/Bay View

                          • Top Deck w/Bay View

                            Top Deck w/Bay View

                          • Marina


                          • Great Room

                            Great Room

                          • Dining Area

                            Dining Area

                          • Kitchen 2

                            Kitchen 2

                          • Master Bedroom 2

                            Master Bedroom 2

                          • Room-with-A-View / Bedroom 3 w/Bay View

                            Room-with-A-View / Bedroom 3 w/Bay View

                          • Sky Room Bar

                            Sky Room Bar

                          • Covered porch w/Bay View

                            Covered porch w/Bay View

                          • Water View- Chesapeake Bay

                            Water View- Chesapeake Bay

                          VRBO #243575

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                          This listing was first published here in 2009.

                          Date last modified - Saturday, December 27, 2014


                          3 Bedroom / 3 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 8

                          View calendar: Updated 11/06/14
                          Member since: 2009
                          Speaks: english
                          • Calendar last updated: 11/06/2014
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