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Lovely East Orleans Cottage Near Nauset Beach, Cape Cod

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Home sweet cottage, front garden

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Last updated: 11/25/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Orleans cottage description

This sunny one bedroom cottage on a private road just off Main Street is the perfect romantic getaway for two -- or a quiet retreat for an artist, writer, or anyone seeking solitude.

In the early morning and evening, there is plenty of bird activity to enjoy from the new deck and patio that overlooks the large, park-like back yard. Annuals overflow the window boxes and there are fragrant roses and blue hydrangeas in the perennial gardens that surround the house. Gentle breezes blow through the lace curtains -- all adding to the quintessential Cape ambiance. All this is yours alone to enjoy as this is not an apartment in a house or part of a condo colony but a free-standing home.

This is also not your 'basic' Cape cottage. Inside, everything is much more comfortable and upscale than you would normally expect from its stylish Nantucket decor to the recently renovated kitchen with all new appliances (including Bosch dishwasher and gas range) LR is freshly painted and has new carpet.

The cottage is very-well maintained and rooms are of a comfortable size -- about 560 sf in all.

The location is ideal: equidistant to ocean and bay beaches and town or village shops and galleries. Everything you need for the perfect Cape vacation!

The property is appropriate for two persons and is available from June 23 through August 26 on a weekly or biweekly basis OR after Labor Day, for a minimum of four nights.

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Property Type

  • 1 story
  • Cottage
  • 560 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Included

              Suitability

              • Long-Term Renters Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Not Suitable For Children
              • Pets Not Allowed

              Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2

              • Bedroom 1

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              • Queen size Beds (1) charming white iron bed frame

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

              • Bathroom 1

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              • Indoor: no tub, shower only Outdoor: Luxurious shower and dry dressing area...moreless

              Other Amenities

                  • HP all-in-one inkjet printer/copier available for guest use. No fax (available at Staples in town). Wonderful outdoor shower....moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • Books
                  • CD Player
                  • DVD Player
                  • Games:

                    Monopoly, cards, scribbage...moreless

                  • Satellite / Cable
                  • Stereo

                  Theme

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

                  Attractions

                  • Arboretum
                  • Churches
                  • Cinemas
                  • Festivals
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Library
                  • Live Theater
                  • Marina
                  • Museums
                  • Playground
                  • Restaurants
                  • Winery Tours
                  • Zoo

                  Local Services & Businesses

                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Fitness Center
                  • Groceries
                  • Massage Therapist
                  • Medical Services

                  Leisure Activities

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

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cycling
                  • Deepsea Fishing
                  • Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Kayaking
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Rafting
                  • Sailing
                  • Sound/Bay Fishing
                  • Surf Fishing
                  • Surfing
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Water Tubing

                  Dining

                  • Dining:

                    Table for four on deck, small table for 2 in kitchen...moreless

                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 2 people

                  General

                  • Air Conditioning:

                    2 window units cool entire cottage...moreless

                  • Broadband Access:

                    Guests must bring their own computer for use with cable modem (Comcast service)...moreless

                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Free Long Distance:

                    Within US, international calls must be billed to renter's home or cell phone ...moreless

                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Heating
                  • Internet:

                    Easy plug-in access...moreless

                  • Iron & Board
                  • Linens Provided:

                    Must be washed and returned to storage trunk by renter...moreless

                  • Living Room:

                    New carpet and freshly painted for 2013 season...moreless

                  • Parking Off Street:

                    Lovely seashell driveway...moreless

                  • Telephone
                  • Towels Provided:

                    Also beach towels available. Must be washed by renter prior to leaving cottage at check-out...moreless

                  • Washing Machine

                  Kitchen

                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Dishwasher:

                    Bosch brand...moreless

                  • Kitchen:

                    All new appliances including gas range and Bosch dishwasher Renovated in 2009...moreless

                  • Microwave
                  • Oven
                  • Refrigerator
                  • Stove
                  • Toaster

                  Outside

                  • Deck / Patio:

                    Bordered by perennial gardens and flowering shrubs...moreless

                  House Cleaning

                      • Housekeeper Included
                       

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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Fall/Holiday 2014
                      Sep 14 - Jan 3, 2015
                      3 night min stay
                      $175
                      $1,100 $3,000
                      * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

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                      Fees:

                      • Taxes Not included

                      Notes:

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                      Calendar

                      Last updated: 11/25/2014
                      Check availability
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                      21 Unavailable
                      22 Today
                      23 Selected dates
                       

                      Location

                      Whale watching from P'town, ferry out of Harwich to Nantucket and from Hyannis to Martha's Vineyard (in season), seal cruises from Outermost Harbor in Chatham, Orleans Redbirds games at Eldredge Park - a short walk from the cottage, bike to Crystal Lake, Rock Harbor for fishing charters and great sunsets, local fairs and art shows, flea market at Wellfleet Cinema, Orleans Farmers' Market for organic vegetables every Saturday morning (get there early!), tennis at town park (short walk from cottage)

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2000

                      About the owner: I grew up on Long Island, NY so the sea has always been a part of my life. For me, the Cape is the quintessential New England coastal experience: quaint villages with sea captain's homes, gorgeous sandy beaches that go on forever, small coves filled with little fishing boats, and a slower, simpler way of life. I still live year-round in Westchester County, north of New York City, but I escape to the Cape as often as possible. Even in winter, it is always beautiful and calming.

                      Why the Owner Chose Orleans:
                      Orleans on the Cape is the perfect combination of beauty, charm and access. I'm never more than 5-10 minutes from everything: beaches, shopping, galleries, Redbird games, art shows, Farmer's Market, canoeing, tennis, biking, spas, numerous landings where I can park and walk and 'take it all in'. I just love my little cupcake of a cottage -- it was built in the 1930's so it has all the appeal of an older shingled Cape home but has been modernized for comfortable living.

                      The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
                      I love the serenity of my property. Sitting on my deck with a glass of wine and a book are as delightful a way to spend an afternoon as relaxing on Nauset Beach and listening to the ever-changing sound of the surf. But it really doesn't matter what I do on the Cape, I always find pleasure in it. A rainy day even has its joys!


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                      Speaks: english, french

                       

                      Photos

                      • Home sweet cottage, front garden

                        Home sweet cottage, front garden

                      • Living room

                        Living room

                      • Deck and backyard view

                        Deck and backyard view

                      • Kitchen and bedroom beyond

                        Kitchen and bedroom beyond

                      • Entry and Living Room, Door to Deck

                        Entry and Living Room, Door to Deck

                      • Bedroom

                        Bedroom

                      • Huge outdoor shower

                        Huge outdoor shower

                      • Kitchen view with washer/dryer behind the closet

                        Kitchen view with washer/dryer behind the closet

                      VRBO #250894

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                      This listing was first published here in 2009.

                      Date last modified - Tuesday, November 25, 2014

                      $175 per night (USD)
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                      1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 2

                      View calendar: Updated 11/25/14
                      Minimum stay: 3 nights
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                      Member since: 2009
                      Speaks: english, french
                      • Calendar last updated: 11/25/2014
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