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Fantastic Bayfront Home,Great Water Views,with Kayaks& Bikes

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Relax: style,comfort & quality throughout... totally enjoying the water views


Last updated: 01/21/2015
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Chincoteague house description

You will never want to leave this home magnificently set in a private bayfront area overlooking oyster and clam beds, a marshy bird filled 'tump', and enjoying a panoramic view of Oyster Bay and Assateague Island. Kayak, bird watch, bike, sun bathe, fish and crab, or just relax, lounge, read or enjoy a cocktail on the screened in porch or any deck. An exciting architectural design, local artwork including carvings, paintings and artifacts, an eclectic book collection, and hi tech amenities such as Wi-Fi, LCD TVs, Stereo, iPod docking station will compete for your attention.

The kitchen will delight any chef, the wet bar makes entertaining easy, a bumper pool table adds to the fun, a separate TV room, keeps the noise away. Two fireplaces add to the ambiance. Upstairs bedrooms are configured to create a master suite, bath and tower lookout on one side of the house, and on the other side is a bedroom with private balcony, and a separate twin bedded room and a main bathroom with a jacuzzi tub.

Relax at Sunrise View
We have the million dollar view! The house is a marvelous place to 'hang out'. The scenes are ever changing. The water birds are always a delight to watch. Star gazing is great. Hear the ocean waves from Assateague, or see wild ponies grazing across the bay. Take a cup of coffee or a cocktail up to the tower and enjoy the views. The property has 200 ft. of waterfront on Oyster Bay - to the left there is a park- like feel.

In front along the water's edge, there is plenty of room to throw in a fishing line (flounder and stripped bass are caught), or a crab line or a crab pot. Listen to the call of the gulls, and watch the Osprey soar. Take a kayak (2 included with the rental) on a little water/ marsh adventure. Boat to Assateague, clam or explore - minimal boat traffic. Sunbathe, relax on the decks with your favorite book, smell the salt air, feel the breeze, unwind, relax. It's paradise!!!

Enjoy the Beach and the Food
The beach on Assateague is fantastic (8 min. ride by car). Voted one of the 10 best beaches in America, it is natural and wild in places, yet offers beaches with life guards in the main approach area. Tom's Cove on the bayside of the beach is no more than 200 yards away - for a no wave swim. The sand is pristine. Surf fish if you like. Watch the dolphins. Picnic at the beach, use our chairs and cooler. - (also 'necessary rooms' on site). For a fun change take a bike (4 included in the rental) to the beach and enjoy a ride along the Assateague wild life trail on the way home.

On the way home stop for fresh seafood at Howard's - just around the corner from the house, and pick up fresh oysters, clams, mussels, crabs, lobsters, scallops, or fish - you'll have a great dinner on the porch. If you don't want to cook, AJ's on the Creek, Bill's and others, will provide you with some very good fare (we will provide you a restaurant guide). For a culinary delight, a charming town, a nice walk along the Creek, drive to Onancock for the evening - 5+ wonderful restaurants - 50 minutes south.

Activities and Exploring
Chincoteague was voted the best Beach Town in America - see why...Be on the lookout for the Chincoteague Ponies in the wild. Visit the Batemen Wildlife Center on Assateague and sign up for the Wildlife Tram Tour - learn about the island ecology, ponies and water fowl. Visit the Oyster Museum (Chincoteague history), bike around the islands - both Chincoteague and Assateague, rent a motorboat and fish, take a sightseeing tour by water, a sunset cruise, play miniature golf, see a first run movie, buy homemade ice cream at the Island Creamery, shop til you drop at the many unique boutiques, gift shops, bookstores and galleries. Go to the Fireman's Carnival (July 1- Aug. 7 weekends).

The Pony round-up, swim, and auction week is extra special (July 24th week). Watch the 'Misty of Chincoteague Video. Visit the NASA museum just off the island. Head north or south for adventure - discover Eastern Shore delights ... or simply savor the delights of Chincoteague and immerse yourself in Island life.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 3000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            8 years old....moreless

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

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen


          • Bedroom 2: 1 queen


          • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single


          • Convertible bed(s): 1 queen


          • Queen size Beds (2) With Pillow top mattresses for ultra comfortable sleeping, Twin or Single Beds (2), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) queen size. All with water views....moreless

          Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower


          • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower, jetted tub


          • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower


          • hair dryers in all bathrooms

          Other Amenities

              • Bumper pool table, iPod docking station, 4 bikes, 2 kayaks


              • Books
              • Books For Adults
              • Books For Kids
              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Game Room
              • Games
              • Games For Kids
              • Music Library:

                Also a iPod docking station...moreless

              • Pool Table:

                bumper pool...moreless

              • Radio
              • Satellite / Cable:

                HD service. 1- 40' TV & 2 other HD TV's...moreless

              • Stereo
              • Television
              • Toys
              • VCR
              • Video Library


              • Away From It All
              • Family
              • Romantic


              • Autumn Foliage
              • Bay/Sound
              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Coin Laundry
              • Festivals
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Library
              • Marina
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Pond
              • Recreation Center
              • Restaurants
              • Theme Parks
              • Water Parks
              • Winery Tours
              • Zoo

              Local Services & Businesses

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

              Leisure Activities

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

              Location Type

              • Beach
              • Waterfront
              • Waterfront:

                200' on Oyster Bay. Magnificent views of Morris Is. and Assateague. The best sunrises. Birding, fishing, crabbing, swimming, boating. Tie up your boat right at the house....moreless

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Basketball Court
              • Cycling
              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Fishing
              • Fly Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Hunting
              • Hunting Small Game
              • Jet Skiing
              • Kayaking
              • Parasailing
              • Pier Fishing
              • Roller Blading
              • Sailing
              • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
              • Snorkeling
              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Sound/Bay Fishing
              • Surf Fishing
              • Surfing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Water Skiing
              • Water Tubing
              • Wind-Surfing


              • Dining:

                with extra leaves more can be seated...moreless

              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 8 people


              • Activities Guide
              • Air Conditioning
              • Alarm Clock
              • Backpack
              • Basic Soaps
              • Ceiling Fans
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Filtered Water
              • Fireplace
              • Firewood
              • Gas Fireplace
              • Hair Dryer
              • Heating
              • Internet
              • Iron & Board
              • Laundry Soap
              • Linens Provided:


              • Living Room
              • Local Activities Guide
              • Local Maps
              • Local Restaurant Guide
              • PC
              • Paper Towels
              • Parking
              • Parking Off Street
              • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

                Enough space in the drive way for a trailered boat and several cars...moreless

              • Shampoo
              • Sofa Bed
              • Telephone:

                for local calls...moreless

              • Telescope
              • Thermos Bottle
              • Toilet Paper
              • Towels Provided:

                beach towels provided, others are OPTIONAL ...moreless

              • Washing Machine
              • Water Cooler
              • Wireless Internet
              • Wood Fireplace
              • Wood Stove


              • Blender
              • Coffee Grinder
              • Coffee Maker
              • Cooking Utensils:

                Most everything you'd want....moreless

              • Dishes & Utensils:

                Top quality...moreless

              • Dishwasher:

                nice and quiet...moreless

              • Freezer
              • Ice Maker
              • Kitchen:

                Glasstop stove with warming drawer, chopping block, coffee maker & bean grinder, plenty of silverware, good quality cookware & knives, seafood cooker, and more......moreless

              • Lobster Pot
              • Microwave
              • Oven
              • Pantry Items:

                lots of spices...moreless

              • Refrigerator:

                with ice maker and filtered water...moreless

              • Stove
              • Stove
              • Toaster


              • Balcony
              • Beach Chairs
              • Beach Towels
              • Bicycles:

                4 adult size...moreless

              • Binoculars
              • Boat Dock
              • Boat With Paddles
              • Crow's Nest
              • Deck / Patio:

                Spacious rear and side decks. Waterside screened -in porch with stereo speakers. Plenty of comfortable seating and lounging....moreless

              • Kayak / Canoe:

                1 double and 1 single...moreless

              • Large Cooler
              • Lawn / Garden
              • Outdoor Grill:

                gas and charcoal grills...moreless

              • Outdoor Grill Gas
              • Porch / Veranda:

                Screened. For great waterside dining and views. Glass top circular table and comfortable chairs....moreless

              • Screen Porch / Veranda
              • Small Cooler
              • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
              • Wood Deck

              Payment Type

              • Discover
              • Mastercard
              • Visa

              Pool / Spa

                  • Jetted Tub


                  Write a review 4.9
                  from 16 traveler reviews
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                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Jun 28 - Aug 30, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  My Standard Rate
                  7 night min stay


                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees and Rental Conditions:

                  • Property Damage Protection $89
                  • Tax Rate 11.3%


                  Pony Penning Week (July 26, 2015 to August 2,2015) rents for $3195 plus taxes for the week. There is no extra cleaning fee, and the use of the provided bikes and kayaks are included in the rental price. Optional sheet and towel service is available.

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                  Last updated: 01/21/2015
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                  50 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Salisbury, MD
                  2 Miles
                  Nearest Barpub
                  AJ,s Chincoteague
                  100 Miles
                  Nearest Ferry
                  Lewes, DE
                  25 Miles
                  Nearest Golf
                  Captain's Cove, VA
                  50 Miles
                  Nearest Train
                  Salisbury, MD
                  1 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  Rt 175
                  1 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Lido's Chincoteague
                  5 Miles
                  Nearest Beach
                  Assateague Island

                  Car: Recommended

                  Chincoteague Island is rated the #1 Beach town in America... Lots of outdoor activities, and for museum lovers the NASA Museum, and Chincoteague Museum are only a few minutes from the house. Occasionally the NASA Wallops base... launches satellites too!


                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 1986

                  About the owner: Both of us fell in love with Chincoteague Island a long time ago... when we were in our late 20's. We fell in love with it's unspoiled beaches, the wildlife, the ponies and the pleasant,low key feel of the island and its people. Our children and our grandchildren have grown up loving the island and our house. We have had reunions, wedding receptions and just plain fun there. We are now retired, and just started renting our house, but only for a limited number of weeks. It is a home for us, but we decided we would share it with selected renters, whom we feel confident will enjoy it and take care of it just like we do.

                  Why the Owner Chose Chincoteague:
                  This is our second home on Chincoteague, and while we loved our first house, a canal front property, we knew we wanted to be directly on the bay - and specifically Oyster Bay. The views on the bay are second to none. So when we looked for a new place, it had to be there. When my wife saw the house we now own, she said very demonstrably - 'I want that house' even though the original was nothing like it is today. With a bird filled marsh and oyster beds right in front, and perfect views of Morris and Assateague Islands, we have incomparable views. Our friends all say we truly have the 'million dollar view'. Add great wildlife viewing and excellent water to boat and kayak on, we really have the perfect spot.

                  The Unique Benefits at this House:
                  We redesigned the house to look great but most important to be comfortable, functional, and be a place where you really get away from it all. Peace and serenity abide here. We maximized our water views. The light flows everywhere so there is always a cheery feel to the place. We like to entertain - and the open flow of rooms, fireplaces, wet bar, bumper pool, and sound system facilitate that. The decks, along with comfortable outdoor furniture, allow you to read and sun bathe, and soak in the views. The screened porch offers waterfront dining. The tower gives you a great long distance observation place to sit and sip a coffee or a have a drink. Boating, kayaking, and fishing are right in the backyard. It's a truly wonderful place to be!

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                  Guestbook comments from the owner

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                  • Relax: style,comfort & quality throughout... totally enjoying the water views

                    Relax: style,comfort & quality throughout... totally enjoying the water views

                  • What a place to have fun and entertain - wet  bar, sound system and more..

                    What a place to have fun and entertain - wet bar, sound system and more..

                  • Relax in a sun filled room with a 42" LCD HDTV

                    Relax in a sun filled room with a 42" LCD HDTV

                  • MBR features great views and a private balcony

                    MBR features great views and a private balcony

                  • Step off one of the many decks to boat, kayak, fish, or swim - fun!

                    Step off one of the many decks to boat, kayak, fish, or swim - fun!

                  • Take a kayak ride

                    Take a kayak ride

                  • Oyster Bay Harvest

                    Oyster Bay Harvest

                  • A walk in the woods

                    A walk in the woods

                  • Great room with a fantastic water vista

                    Great room with a fantastic water vista

                  • DR towards kitchen

                    DR towards kitchen

                  • A loft Master Suite with  a superb bed and endless waterviews

                    A loft Master Suite with a superb bed and endless waterviews

                  • Relax, fantastic views, watch birds, entertain, enjoy your meals

                    Relax, fantastic views, watch birds, entertain, enjoy your meals

                  • Docking the boat at Sunrise View

                    Docking the boat at Sunrise View

                  • Moonrise over Oyster Bay

                    Moonrise over Oyster Bay

                  • Our Oyster Bay neighbor

                    Our Oyster Bay neighbor

                  • Wait for me Mom!

                    Wait for me Mom!

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                  $2,995 per week (USD)
                  Minimum stay: 7 nights
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                  Speaks: english
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                  • Response rate: 88%
                  • Calendar last updated: 01/21/2015
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