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Spacious Waterfront Family Vacation Home

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Water view from Screened Porch


Last updated: 07/28/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Orleans house description

Lovely two-level house on Little Pleasant Bay in Orleans, MA. 1000 feet of salt-water river and Bay frontage- instant access for kayaking or swimming. Pristine views of the Bay and Kent's Point Nature Preserve, with a large yard and gardens. Fresh water swimming in Pilgrim Lake (great for young children) just a short walk. Dine or just relax on the screened porch. Explore the sand roads and the Preserve's hiking trails. A Nature Lovers' Dream. Yet, Orleans Center with great shopping, dining, theater and the Rail Trail is a 5 minute drive and Nauset Beach is just 10 minutes from the house. Everything that is wonderful about Cape Cod is just outside your door.

Our comfortable family home, upgraded for summer rentals. New beds & furnishings, 2 flat screen TVs (with cable and wi-fi), washer and dryer, clothesline, air conditioning, outdoor rinse-off shower, new gas grill. Bright, private and beautifully furnished with original artwork.

What you will need: You will need to bring your own sheets, pillowcases and bath towels and beach towels. You can also choose to rent these from our local source. If you want to park at the ocean beach, you may want to get a temporary parking permit , available at Nauset Beach. Otherwise you will need to pay a modest fee each time you park there.

Property Type

  • House
  • 2400 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Included


              • Wheelchair Accessible:

                There is a threshold small rise at front door and screened porch. A half step up to main living area and bedrooms. Bathroom in King BR is accessible with grab bars at toilet and shower. Nearby Pilgrim Lake has a ramp to the water and the bathrooms!...moreless

              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:


              • Low Allergen Environment
              • Long-Term Renters Welcome
              • Pets Not Allowed
              • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
              • Children Welcome:

                We have one pack n play and a high chair...moreless

              • Non Smoking Only

              Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12

              • Master: 1 king


              • Bedroom 2: 1 queen


              • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single, 1 sleep sofa /futon

                Twins convert to King...moreless

              • Lower Level 1: 1 queen


              • Lower Level 2: 1 double, 1 twin/ single


              • All bedrooms are bright and have new bedding. Tenants must bring own sheets and towels. We provide pillows and blankets. Master has private bathroom w/shower. Queen and Twin rooms upstairs share a bathroom with tub/shower combo. Downstairs two bedrooms share bath with shower. The upstairs twins can be converted to a King....moreless

              Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

              • Bathroom Master: toilet, shower


              • Bathroom 1st floor: toilet, combination tub/shower


              • Bathroom Lower Level: toilet, shower


              • Master Bathroom has grab bars and can fit a wheel chair. Shower has low edge but is not fully wheel-in....moreless


              • Stereo
              • Books For Adults
              • Games
              • Games For Kids
              • Television
              • Satellite / Cable:

                (2) new flat screen TV's. 1 in living room and 1 in the Master BR. Older TV downstairs...moreless


                  • Family


                  • Bay/Sound
                  • Churches
                  • Cinemas
                  • Forests
                  • Library
                  • Museums
                  • Restaurants
                  • Live Theater
                  • Pond

                  Leisure Activities

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

                  local services and businesses

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

                  Location Type

                  • Waterfront:

                    The view of the river and bay speaks for itself. Gorgeous and peaceful. Access is an easy walk from the house....moreless

                  • Waterfront

                  sports and adventure activities

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

                  catering options

                      • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


                      • Dining Area
                      • Dining:

                        There are two areas with expandable tables plus large table on screened porch...moreless

                      • Child's Highchair
                      • Seating for 10 people


                      • Garage:

                        for storage not cars...moreless

                      • Heating
                      • Living Room
                      • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

                        There is space off the driveway for a larger vehicle or trailer...moreless

                      • Local Maps
                      • Paper Towels
                      • Toilet Paper
                      • Parking Off Street
                      • Living Area
                      • Iron & Board
                      • Internet
                      • Wireless Internet
                      • Activities Guide
                      • Alarm Clock
                      • Ceiling Fans
                      • Local Restaurant Guide
                      • Air Conditioning:

                        powerful, quiet centrally located AC and some individual room AC as well. Cool breezes all the time....moreless

                      • Washing Machine:

                        Washer/Dryer combo in the kitchen area...moreless

                      • Clothes Dryer:

                        Washer/Dryer combo in the kitchen area...moreless

                      • Parking:

                        easily park 3-4 cars...moreless

                      house cleaning

                          • Housekeeper Included


                          • Kitchen:

                            Galley style kitchen with everything at fingertips!...moreless

                          • Stove:

                            Electric stove and oven...moreless

                          • Dishes & Utensils:

                            service for 12...moreless

                          • Dishwasher
                          • Refrigerator:

                            One in kitchen and secondary in hallway....moreless

                          • Freezer
                          • Oven
                          • Microwave
                          • Blender
                          • Lobster Pot
                          • Pantry Items
                          • Stove
                          • Coffee Maker
                          • Toaster
                          • Cooking Utensils:

                            Variety of pots, pans of all sizes, grill accessories....moreless


                          • Beach Chairs
                          • Binoculars
                          • Small Cooler
                          • Outdoor Grill Gas
                          • Screen Porch / Veranda
                          • Walkway To Water
                          • Lawn / Garden
                          • Outdoor Grill


                          Write a review 4.8
                          from 13 traveler reviews
                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          Peak Summer
                          Jul 19 - Aug 29, 2014
                          7 night min stay

                          Aug 30 - Oct 26, 2014
                          3 night min stay
                          My Standard Rate
                          3 night min stay

                          Additional information about rental rates


                          • Taxes Not included


                          Rates include cleaning fee and renters damage insurance ($1,500.00 at a cost of $49.00) . A $100 additional cleaning and trash removal fee will apply to parties of more than 8 people.

                          Cancellation less than 60 days before your rental date will result in a forfeit of the down payment of 50%. If the property is successfully re-rented, we will gladly return all but 10% of your down payment.

                          Cancellation policy:

                          Policy available by contacting owner when booking.

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                          Last updated: 07/28/2014
                          Check availability
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                          22 Today
                          23 Selected dates


                          Car: Necessary

                          This house is located in a mature neighborhood with plenty of privacy. There is easy access to boating on the salt water river and Little Pleasant Bay, as well as swimming (with lifeguard in the summer) at Pilgrim Lake, a short walk from the house. Just 3 miles from the ocean beach and close to Orleans Center. Movies, theater, hiking, bird watching. Relax and have a real vacation!

                          Other Activities: Nature observation, birding.


                          Owner info

                          Year Purchased: 1967

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                          Speaks: english

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                          • Water view from Screened Porch

                            Water view from Screened Porch

                          • Living room, breakfast area w/ view

                            Living room, breakfast area w/ view

                          • Queen Art Studio BR

                            Queen Art Studio BR

                          • Twins and couch in Writing Studio

                            Twins and couch in Writing Studio

                          • Living Room, Dining Area, Kitchen

                            Living Room, Dining Area, Kitchen

                          • Screened Porch

                            Screened Porch

                          • Living Room, looking toward Screened Porch and Pleasant Bay

                            Living Room, looking toward Screened Porch and Pleasant Bay

                          • Gardens off Screened Porch

                            Gardens off Screened Porch

                          • Our Perfect Peaceful View

                            Our Perfect Peaceful View

                          • House front and gardens

                            House front and gardens

                          • King Master BR

                            King Master BR

                          • Queen Lower Level

                            Queen Lower Level

                          • Full and Twin on lower level

                            Full and Twin on lower level

                          • Dining Area

                            Dining Area

                          • Back Yard (above the river)

                            Back Yard (above the river)

                          • Kitchen area

                            Kitchen area

                          • Front of House, side view to screened porch at back

                            Front of House, side view to screened porch at back

                          VRBO #283650

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                          This listing was first published here in 2009.

                          Date last modified - Saturday, May 17, 2014

                          $400 - $543 per night (USD)

                          5 Bedroom / 3 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 12

                          View calendar: Updated 07/28/14
                          Minimum stay: 3-7 nights
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