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Quiet, Charming East Chop, Walk/Bike to Town, Awesome Views

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Last updated: 12/20/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Oak Bluffs house description

As one recent guest said, your home is 'Reminiscent of a Simpler and Sweeter Time'. This home is the perfect spot for those who enjoy watching wildlife, who love returning 'home' from the beach, a shopping spree or a sail, to dine alfresco, enjoy an outdoor nap, marvel at the sunsets and watch boating on Vineyard Sound. This 4 bedroom home (freshly painted interior!) and its porch (with table for waterview and sunset dining) and grounds are the perfect spot - - ideal for families! French doors open to the screened porch with unobstructed views of Crystal Lake and the Vineyard Sound. The windows throughout enjoy wonderful water views and cool ocean breezes. Situated on a quiet, little-traveled lane beside Crystal Lake, East Chop, the yard and surroundings are perfect for playing children and tranquil for adults! The area is a jogger's/walker's dream! Despite the peaceful location, this charming, vintage home is within a short biking or walking distance of a salt water beach and Oak Bluffs with its harbor, numerous shops and restaurants and the famous Flying Horses Carousel.


More on the house and island: This is an authentic, Vineyard, family and kid-friendly beach house. Five generations of the same family have enjoyed this home and property! You can arrive, unpack your suitcases and start enjoying your vacation immediately - the house is well-equipped and comfortable. From the house, you can easily walk or ride your bike to Oak Bluffs, through quiet, neighborhood streets and lanes. Vineyard Haven is about 2 miles away. The nearest salt water swimming beach is on East Chop and less than a mile from the house - you can bike or walk there easily. Another wonderful swimming beach is about 1.5 miles in the direction of Vineyard Haven.

Amenities in this home include 2 HDTVs, DVD player, free wifi, printer, gas grill, hot water outside shower, porch dining table, original clawfoot tub, books and games, off-street parking for 3 cars, a screened porch and a hammock, both with unobstructed water views!

Remember, Martha's Vineyard is an island (reached by air or ferry) and nothing is very far away. This island has something for everyone: 5 unique island villages, wonderful calm-water sandy beaches, surf beaches, golf, tennis, hiking trails, biking, fishing, theater, old-style farmers' and flea markets, and unique shops of every description. Enjoy a corner of paradise!

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Optional

              Suitability

              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Considered:

                No cats, please...moreless

              • Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm
              • Wheelchair Inaccessible

              Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

              • Bedroom 1: 1 king

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              • Bedroom 2: 1 king

                It is also possible to have Twin beds instead of 1 King...moreless

              • Bedroom 3: 1 double

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              • Bedroom 4: 1 double

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              • Each bedroom is a corner room with cross ventilation to catch the sea breezes. There are also fans in each bedroom if needed. 2 bedrooms have a double bed in each. I assume this is for 1 person per bed, but it's possible for 2 people to share....moreless

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

              • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

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              • Bathroom 2: toilet, tub

                original claw foot tub...moreless

              • Bathroom 3: outdoor shower

                hot water...moreless

              • The upstairs bathroom has the original claw-foot tub!

              Entertainment

              • Books
              • Books For Adults
              • DVD Player:

                2 DVD players...moreless

              • Games
              • Games For Kids
              • Satellite / Cable:

                (2) 2 HD TVs....moreless

              Theme

              • Away From It All
              • Family

              Attractions

              • Arboretum
              • Bay/Sound
              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Marina
              • Museums
              • Pond
              • Restaurants

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Massage Therapist
              • Medical Services

              Leisure Activities

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

              Location Type

              • Beach
              • Near The Ocean
              • Ocean View
              • Water View
              • Waterfront

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Fishing
              • Fly Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Jet Skiing
              • Kayaking
              • Pier Fishing
              • Sailing
              • Sound/Bay Fishing
              • Surf Fishing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Water Skiing
              • Wind-Surfing

              Dining

              • Dining:

                Great sunset dining on the porch - table seats 6. ...moreless

              • Dining Room
              • Seating for 8 people

              General

              • Alarm Clock
              • Broadband Access
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Fireplace:

                Not functioning...moreless

              • Free Long Distance:

                Free calls US only...moreless

              • Garage
              • Hair Dryer
              • Heating:

                Electric heat on first floor only (which includes master bedroom suite)...moreless

              • Internet
              • Iron & Board
              • Linens Provided:

                Blankets, pillows, dish towels and beach towels are provided. There are 3 options to choose from for towels and bed linens, including bring your own or $100 for professionally laundered linens....moreless

              • Living Room
              • Local Maps
              • Parking:

                Off street parking for up to 3 cars...moreless

              • Parking Off Street
              • Telephone:

                (2)...moreless

              • Towels Provided:

                Beach Towels are provided...moreless

              • Washing Machine
              • Wireless Internet

              Kitchen

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

                Ample dishes, glasses and utensils for entertaining...moreless

              • Dishwasher
              • Freezer
              • Grill
              • Kitchen:

                Fully equipped with many useful tools....moreless

              • Lobster Pot
              • Microwave
              • Oven
              • Pantry Items:

                Spices, sugar, flour, s&p...moreless

              • Refrigerator
              • Stove
              • Stove
              • Toaster

              Outside

              • Beach Chairs
              • Beach Towels
              • Binoculars
              • Deck / Patio:

                Screened porch...moreless

              • Golf:

                3 miles to the well-known Farm Neck golf course....moreless

              • Lawn / Garden
              • Outdoor Grill:

                Excellent Weber grill...moreless

              • Outdoor Grill Gas
              • Porch / Veranda:

                Screened porch...moreless

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

              House Cleaning

                  • Housekeeper Optional
                   

                  Reviews

                  Write a review 4.8
                  from 5 traveler reviews
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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Spring 2015
                  May 23 - Jun 19, 2015
                  3 night min stay

                  $2,900
                  Peak 2015
                  Jun 20 - Aug 28, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  $4,000

                  Changeover Day: Saturday

                  Fall 2015
                  Aug 29 - Oct 2, 2015
                  3 night min stay

                  $2,900

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Taxes Included

                  Notes:

                  * Beach towels, bath mats, blankets, pillows and dish towels are provided at no charge; bed linens, bath towels and wash cloths are not. There are 3 options to choose from for these items: 1. Homeowner will provide professionally cleaned linens/$100 week 2) You can rent through a linen rental service on the Island 3) You can bring your own.

                  * Refundable Damage Deposit-10% of weekly rental rate

                  50% upon Contract signing. 50%, plus $150 final cleaning fee, payable 1 month prior to start of rental.


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                  Last updated: 12/20/2014
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                  Location

                  Car: Recommended

                  East Chop has been a popular summer residential area since the late 1800s. It is a peninsula surrounded on the North and East by Vineyard Sound and on the West by Vineyard Haven Harbor, and features the high, prominent bluffs that give the near-by town, Oak Bluffs, its name. A lighthouse, East Chop Light, stands at the north end of the chop on Telegraph Hill.

                   

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                  Photos

                  • The View from the Front Porch

                    The View from the Front Porch

                  • House (left) and View

                    House (left) and View

                  • Porch

                    Porch

                  • Bright and Charming Kitchen

                    Bright and Charming Kitchen

                  • Bedroom #2 - King or 2 Twin Beds - Waterview!

                    Bedroom #2 - King or 2 Twin Beds - Waterview!

                  • Bedroom #3 - Full Bed - Waterview!

                    Bedroom #3 - Full Bed - Waterview!

                  • Screened Porch & Partial View

                    Screened Porch & Partial View

                  • Pathway to a favorite beach

                    Pathway to a favorite beach

                  • View from Porch

                    View from Porch

                  • House

                    House

                  • Sunset Dinner on Porch

                    Sunset Dinner on Porch

                  • Living Room..  Waterview!

                    Living Room.. Waterview!

                  • Living Room.  Waterview!

                    Living Room. Waterview!

                  • Inside dining for 6-8.  Waterview!

                    Inside dining for 6-8. Waterview!

                  • Master Bedroom - King - Waterview !

                    Master Bedroom - King - Waterview !

                  • Bedroom #2 - Reading Nook

                    Bedroom #2 - Reading Nook

                  • Bedroom #4 - Full Bed - Waterview!

                    Bedroom #4 - Full Bed - Waterview!

                  • Relax in the hammock!

                    Relax in the hammock!

                  • Beach - less than 1 mile from the house !

                    Beach - less than 1 mile from the house !

                  • The neighborhood light house.

                    The neighborhood light house.

                  • Frequent Scene

                    Frequent Scene

                  VRBO #313472

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                  This listing was first published here in 2009.

                  Date last modified - Saturday, December 20, 2014

                  $414 - $571 per night (USD)
                  5

                  4 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 6

                  View calendar: Updated 12/20/14
                  Minimum stay: 3-7 nights
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                  Member since: 2009
                  Speaks: english, german
                  • Response time: Within 12 hours
                  • Response rate: 90%
                  • Calendar last updated: 12/20/2014
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