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Absolute Waterfront, Great Views 4 BR 3.5 BA 2 Decks

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Two decks give extraordinary views of Isle of Wight Bay

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Last updated: 04/17/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Traders Cove townhome description

BEAUTIFUL, ABSOLUTE WATER FRONT LOCATION. Located near end of private, dead-end lane. Two private decks hang out over bay and bay access is steps away. Private dock with covered gazebo is 200 ft away; great for small kids to check out fish and ducks, or do some crabbing. Boat dock and slip available, no extra charge.
EASY, FAMILY FRIENDLY. Park in 2 assigned spaces right in front, walk 20 ft and enter your beautiful vacation townhome. No elevators, no huge parking lots to haul luggage through. Walk into soaring 25 foot entry, through large, hardwood-floored LR, out onto the deck, and enjoy breathtaking water panoramas. Fully equipped kitchen, washer/dryer, central AC, 3 HDTVs with 80+channel cable, internet and WiFi. One BR with bath is on ground floor for family members who dislike stairs. Master BR has its own bath and a second deck overlooking bay. BRs 3 and 4 also have individual adjoining baths. Convenient water hoses at entry and on deck wash away the sand after a day at beach.
WONDERFUL LOCATION. Peaceful, family oriented community, close to major attractions: just steps away from bay beach and private dock, 1 block to Ocean City Tennis Complex, 2 blocks to restaurants and bus serving all of Ocean City; 3 blocks (700 yards) to white sand Atlantic Ocean beach with life guards; easy walk to local hot spots like Fager's Island, Dead Freddies and Seacrets; 1 mile to jet boats, para-sailing and minigolf; 2.5 miles to Jolly Roger amusement park and deep sea fishing; 10 great golf courses within 10 miles, including Lighthouse Sound, ranked in nation's top 100 by Golf Magazine and Rum Pointe, ranked 5th in MD by GolfWeek. Assateague National Seashore and its wild ponies are 27 miles.
NO-HASSLES. Freshly laundered sheets and pillow cases will be on the beds and clean towels hung in baths when you arrive, so no need to rent linens or bring your own as most OC rentals require. Local manager will meet you at arrival with cold drinks; ensure your internet and WiFi connections work; get your 3 HDTVs and DVD up and ready; show you how everything works. No driving to an unfamiliar reservations office to get keys, fumble with locks, struggle with unfamiliar equipment. If you prefer complete flexibility we'll provide digital door code to arrive any time you'd like. Fast, convenient booking via credit card, PayPal, EFT, checks.
FAMILY ORIENTED: This townhome community is family oriented, so sorry, no college or high school groups. One person in family group must be at least 25 years old.
KEYWORDS: Lovely, large townhome, 1630 sq ft., directly on bay. Family friendly, secluded, easy entrance on ground fl. Three blocks from OC's famous Atlantic Ocean beach. Local manager will meet you at arrival to show you how everything works, and ensure that it does! Linens provided.

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Property Type

  • Townhome
  • 1630 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    NO SENIOR WEEK RENTAL. 25 YEAR AND OLDER TO RENT THIS HOME....moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Bay access a few steps away with calm, shallow water. Private dock for crabbing, fishing....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    If you really need to, please smoke on the decks or anyplace else outside....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible:

    Entry 3 steps up from front walkway. Sorry no ramp. BR with adjoining half-bath (toilet and sink) on ground fl, no stairs. Kitchen, LR and large deck all on ground fl as well....moreless

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

  • Convertible bed(s)

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    HDTV, sliding door leads to balcony; writing desk and chair...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    HDTV...moreless

  • Queen size Beds (3) Three BRs have comfy queen beds and overhead fans to comfortably circulate AC cooled air, 4th BR has sofabed that opens to queen size. Beds will be made with fresh sheets and blankets when you arrive. 3 BRs have tables, dressers, reading lamps, closets. MBR has 37 in flat screen TV, desk, comfy arm chair, its own bath, two closets, balcony with deck chair and umbrella., Sleep Sofa or Futons (2) Sofa bed in fourth BR, on ground floor, opens to queen size. Sofa bed in 3 rd BR, 3rd fl, opens up to twin bed...moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

    vanity with sink...moreless

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    vanity with two sinks...moreless

  • Bathroom 4: toilet

    vanity with sink...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower

    vanity with sink...moreless

  • 3.5 baths total. Master BR has huge, 3 x 5 ft shower with glass doors, two vanities with sinks....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Iron and ironing board; 3 beach chairs, children's sand shovels and pails. Crab trap, fishing net and charcoal grill also available-just ask! Nearby (3 doors down) manager available to provide tourist advice, restaurant suggestions, fix anything that goes awry....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Bookshelf, 4 x 3 ft, holds large assortment of light fiction and local attraction descriptions, great beach reads. ...moreless

  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable:

    COMCAST, 80+channels...moreless

  • Television:

    3 HDTVS, flat screens:, installed new in 2012 (1) 42 inch in LR, (2) 37 inch in MBR, (3) 32 inch in BR 3....moreless

  • Toys:

    Beach pails, shovels, umbrellas. Crab pot (trap) and fish net....moreless

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Duty Free Shops
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beachfront:

    Calm, shallow water of sheltered bay is great for young kids....moreless

  • Water View:

    Spectacular views over Isle of Wight Bay with West Ocean City and Ocean Pines on the horizon....moreless

  • Waterfront:

    Ocean City is a barrier island-a narrow strip with Atlantic Ocean on one side, bay on other. We're directly on the bay; ocean is 3 blocks away....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Adjacent to kitchen. Table and chairs for 8, but most comfortably seats 6 at one time....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Central, of course! Plus 5 ceiling fans to comfortably circulate cooled air....moreless

  • Broadband Access:

    Cable internet with WiFi...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    full size, in laundry closet, 1st floor...moreless

  • Fireplace
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Heating:

    Electric heat pump...moreless

  • Internet:

    Comcast cable, 6 Mbps...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Unlike most other Ocean City rentals, we provide. Fresh, clean linens fitted to all beds. Pillows, towels...moreless

  • Living Room:

    Wood floor, not gritty carpet! 42 in flat screen TV, sliding doors to deck over Bay...moreless

  • Parking:

    Two reserved spaces immediately in front. ...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Two reserved spaces right in front, 20 feet from door. More spaces on first come basis 60 feet away....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Yes! In fact all linens provided: bed sheets, pillow cases, blankets...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    full size, in laundry closet, 1st floor...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    Yes, via wireless router...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    Lots of pots, pans, bowls, mixer, blender, coffee maker, toaster, microwave. ...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Fully equipped with dishes, glasses, cups, cutlery....moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Easy loading, next to kitchen sink...moreless

  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Large, 9 x 11 ft. Well lit with 30 inch overhd fan. 21 cu ft frig ice-maker, DW, rangetop/oven, microwave....moreless

  • Microwave:

    1.5 cu ft, rotating turntable....moreless

  • Oven:

    Electric, full size oven bakes, broils, whatever!...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Small pantry has shelves, iron and ironing board, ...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Three years old, 21 cu ft. Freezer on top w icemaker, frig below....moreless

  • Stove:

    Electric, 4 burner range, bake or broil in oven below....moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Second deck off MBR is 10 x 5 ft with extraordinary views over bay. Umbrella, table and patio chair....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Large 18 x 15 ft deck on ground floor hangs out over bay. Umbrella, table, 4 lounge chairs. Sit back and enjoy unobstructed 180 degree views! Look down and there are ducks and crabs, and out on the bay there are boats, parasails and hundreds of birds....moreless

  • Gazebo:

    At the end of the dock. Dock is owned by Traders Cove Association, with just 25 townhomes, so it's private and peaceful....moreless

  • Golf:

    10 courses within 10 miles, including Lighthouse Sound, ranked in nation's top 100 by Golf Magazine and Rum Pointe, ranked 5th in MD by GolfWeek....moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
off-season/winter
Oct 25 - May 2, 2015
2 night min stay
$175
$995
Spring 2015
May 3 - May 21, 2015
3 night min stay
$250
$1,550
Late Spring
May 22 - Jun 12, 2015
3 night min stay
$275
$1,775
Early Summer
Jun 13 - Jul 3, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,195
Summer
Jul 4 - Aug 21, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,595
Late Aug/Sept
Aug 22 - Sep 11, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,075
Fall 2015
Sep 12 - Oct 24, 2015
3 night min stay
$250
$1,550

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Linens and Cleaning $125 + tax
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • Tax Rate 10.5%

Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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Last updated: 04/17/2015
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Location

Car: Recommended

You have to stroll or ride the tram on the famous Ocean City boardwalk. It starts 2.5 miles from this townhome and extends another 2 miles to the pier and amusement rides. It's action packed and carnival-like in some areas, but has great rides for kids, and of course, taffy, cotton-candy, and Thrasher's famous fries. With nearly a hundred beach-side restaurants, the boardwalk is a great place to get your soft-shelled crabs and crab cakes. And the people watching is great!

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2006

About the owner: Hugh and Betty Murphy, shown here with their son, Doug, traveled widely as work took them to UK, Japan and Dubai. Living now in Ocean City, they find the beach scene and attractions best on the east coast.

Why the Owner Chose Traders Cove:
Close to all of OC's action, but when you've had enough, great to get away to a peaceful home on the bay.

The Unique Benefits at this Townhome:
Spectacular views. See all of Isle of Wight Bay. Sunsets are indescribably beautiful


Contact us

Speaks: english, spanish

 

Photos

  • Two decks give extraordinary views of  Isle of Wight Bay

    Two decks give extraordinary views of Isle of Wight Bay

  • Let's begin your tour at the front entrance.

    Let's begin your tour at the front entrance.

  • Kitchen has everything: fridge, microwave, coffeemaker, toaster, blender, DW.

    Kitchen has everything: fridge, microwave, coffeemaker, toaster, blender, DW.

  • Large LR with fireplace. Hdwood floors thru-out instead of gritty, sandy carpets.

    Large LR with fireplace. Hdwood floors thru-out instead of gritty, sandy carpets.

  • Deck off LR hangs over water.  Great views of Isle of Wright Bay.

    Deck off LR hangs over water. Great views of Isle of Wright Bay.

  • Other view of MBR: desk with internet/WiFi link. Patio door leads to second deck

    Other view of MBR: desk with internet/WiFi link. Patio door leads to second deck

  • Master shower is huge, 5 x 3 ft. Glass doors make it bright, airy.

    Master shower is huge, 5 x 3 ft. Glass doors make it bright, airy.

  • Open hall connects the BRs on 2nd floor

    Open hall connects the BRs on 2nd floor

  • 3rd BR has its own adjoining bath, overlooks bay. Has queen bed and 32 in TV

    3rd BR has its own adjoining bath, overlooks bay. Has queen bed and 32 in TV

  • Another of the 3.5 baths

    Another of the 3.5 baths

  • Our private HOA dock  is great place for crabbing, fishing.

    Our private HOA dock is great place for crabbing, fishing.

  • Kitchen is open to LR. Overhead fan is great when baking for the cup cake war

    Kitchen is open to LR. Overhead fan is great when baking for the cup cake war

  • Dining area.  Overhead ceiling fan enhances comfort of central AC

    Dining area. Overhead ceiling fan enhances comfort of central AC

  • Another LR view.  That's a 42 in HDTV on wall with 80 cable channels.

    Another LR view. That's a 42 in HDTV on wall with 80 cable channels.

  • Master BR with queen bed has own bath, its own deck and 37 in flat screen TV.

    Master BR with queen bed has own bath, its own deck and 37 in flat screen TV.

  • Double vanity of master bath

    Double vanity of master bath

  • A view from #2 deck off MBR. Over there is Fager's Island,  famous OC restaurant

    A view from #2 deck off MBR. Over there is Fager's Island, famous OC restaurant

  • 2nd BR, with queen bed also has its own adjoining bath.

    2nd BR, with queen bed also has its own adjoining bath.

  • 4th BR. Sofa unwinds to queen bed. Has adjoining bath too!

    4th BR. Sofa unwinds to queen bed. Has adjoining bath too!

  • End of tour: spectacular sunset views from both private decks.

    End of tour: spectacular sunset views from both private decks.

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  • Bedrooms
    4
  • Bathrooms
    3.5
  • Property type
    Townhome
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Member since: 2012
Speaks: english, spanish
  • Response time: Within an hour
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Calendar last updated: 04/17/2015
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