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Chesapeake Bay Beach House - Beach Front and Endless Bay Views

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Last updated: 12/18/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Reedville house description

Nestled under towering pines and surrounded by an acre of evergreens, we peer out east across the endless and beautiful Chesapeake Bay. The 180 degree view is breathtaking from our private beach, grand porch, or any room in the house. The sunrise is spectacular and nature's beautiful colors change throughout the day.

Whether you're ready for action or much needed relaxation we've got it all. Kids and adults will love the sand and surf just 80 feet from our door. The shallow and protected water makes all kinds of water activities possible - in a safe environment. Land lovers can be equally active by biking or hiking the country roads that wind around the many creeks, inlets, and other tributaries. And everyone can enjoy our many outdoor and indoor games.

You R&R-types are in luck too. Choose to snooze on the porch or the bayside hammock - the views are both outstanding if you can stay awake. Read a good book. We have many and welcome exchanges. View distant merchant ships, Tangier Island, the Bay's only private lighthouse, and a vast array of waterfowl using our binoculars and telescope. Explore historic Reedville, once considered one of the wealthiest towns in America. The 19th-century mansions will astound you. A fisherman's museum, antique shops, and fine restaurants are also popular attractions.

Save some energy for the evening. Cookouts are a must, particularly on the expansive porch and outdoor dining area. Enjoy your dessert bayside while sitting around the firepit. The s'mores, songs, stories, and stars seem all the better by the water's edge.

Our home is a classic southern-living design aptly named 'The Carolina House' due to its predominant use among Carolina country elite. It boasts a grand front and back porch perfect for entertaining and relaxing. The floorplan is open and airy with an emphasis on bay views. The kitchen and eat-in area are the hub of indoor activity with a spectacular 180-degree Bay view. All three bedrooms have their own full bath.

Our additional detached guest house is now available. It has a bedroom, bunkroom, game room, full bath, kitchenette, and sleeps 6. It is strictly for use by whomever is renting the main house and will not be rented separately to another party.

Note: We own 2 other properties on the Bay (VRBO #509974 and #644192) We've rented for 3 years and had many satisfied guests and positive reviews.

Keywords: Beach House, Beach Front, Beachfront, Private Beach, Vacation Home, Chesapeake Bay, Northern Neck

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Events Allowed
          • Low Allergen Environment
          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            30...moreless

          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14, Beds for 14

          Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms

          Other Amenities

              • Waterfront seating with firepit, adirondack chairs, beachchairs, 3 kayaks, rafts, tubes, 4 bikes, deluxe kids playset/swings, hammock, porch and patio furniture, local catering is excellent and features BBQ and seafood....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books
              • Books For Kids
              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Games For Kids
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Stereo
              • Television
              • Toys
              • VCR
              • Video Game Console
              • Video Games
              • Video Library

              Theme

              • Away From It All
              • Family

              Attractions

              • Bay/Sound
              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Forests
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Library
              • Marina
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Recreation Center
              • Restaurants
              • Winery Tours

              Local Services & Businesses

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

              Leisure Activities

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

              Location Type

              • Beach
              • Waterfront

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Fly Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Hunting
              • Hunting Small Game
              • Jet Skiing
              • Kayaking
              • Parasailing
              • Rafting
              • Sailing
              • Snorkeling
              • Sound/Bay Fishing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Water Skiing
              • Water Tubing
              • Wind-Surfing

              Dining

              • Child's Highchair
              • Dining:

                Also enjoy outdoor dining at our oversized picnic table that seats 12....moreless

              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 8 people

              General

              • Activities Guide
              • Air Conditioning
              • Alarm Clock
              • Basic Soaps
              • Broadband Access
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Fireplace
              • Free Long Distance
              • Gas Fireplace
              • Heating
              • Internet
              • Laundry Soap
              • Linens Provided
              • Local Activities Guide
              • Local Maps
              • Local Restaurant Guide
              • Mobile Phone
              • Paper Towels
              • Parking Off Street
              • Telephone
              • Telescope
              • Toilet Paper
              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine
              • Wireless Internet

              Kitchen

              • Catering Available
              • Coffee Maker
              • Cooking Utensils
              • Dishwasher
              • Ice Maker
              • Kitchen
              • Microwave
              • Oven
              • Pantry Items
              • Refrigerator
              • Stove
              • Toaster

              Outside

              • Barbecue
              • Beach Chairs
              • Bicycles
              • Binoculars
              • Boat With Paddles
              • Child's Swing
              • Deck / Patio
              • Inflatable Boat
              • Kayak / Canoe:

                3 kayaks; junior, adult single, adult 3-seat...moreless

              • Large Cooler
              • Lawn / Garden
              • Outdoor Grill
              • Outdoor Grill Gas
              • Patio
              • Porch / Veranda
              • Raft
              • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
              • Water Sports Gear:

                Life jackets are provided for all ages...moreless

              • Wood Deck

              Payment Type

              • Discover
              • Mastercard
              • Visa

              Forms Of Payment

                  • Accept Credit Card
                   

                  Reviews

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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  OFF SEASON
                  Nov 10 - Mar 26, 2015
                  3 night min stay
                  $300
                  $1,900
                  SPRING
                  Mar 27 - May 21, 2015
                  3 night min stay
                  $350
                  $2,300
                  EARLY SUMMER
                  May 22 - Jun 11, 2015
                  3 night min stay
                  $400
                  $2,600
                  SUMMER
                  Jun 12 - Sep 7, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  $2,800
                  LATE SUMMER
                  Sep 8 - Oct 18, 2015
                  3 night min stay
                  $400
                  $2,600
                  FALL - 2015
                  Oct 19 - Nov 15, 2015
                  3 night min stay
                  $350
                  $2,300

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
                  • Tax Rate 5.3%

                  Notes:

                  ABOVE RATES ARE FOR MAIN HOUSE ONLY. Rates for main house and guest house are:

                  Night Week

                  Fall - 2014..........$400 $2600

                  Off Season …..... $350 $2300

                  Spring ............. $400 $2600

                  Early Summer ...$500 $3200

                  Summer............$650 $4200

                  Late Summer.....$500 $3200

                  Fall - 2015 ........$400 $2600


                  Cancellation policy:

                  Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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                  Last updated: 12/18/2014
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                  Location

                  All water sports are available and enhanced by the shallow/calm/protected waters. Fishing is outstanding on our private beach, by taking a nearby chartered boat, or by bringing your own boat to dock/launch within minutes of our house. Lawn activities include volleyball, badminton, horseshoes, and croquet.

                  And we consider R&R an activity too! Snooze in the bayside hammock or porch. Read a good book - we have many and encourage exchanges. Peer through our binoculars or telescope to see an abundance of waterfowl, distant merchant ships, Tangier and Smith Island - with a neat lighthouse - and take a cruise to the Islands too. And don't forget to visit Reedville - it's minutes away and has fascinating 19th century mansions, antiques, fine restaurants, an old-time ice-cream parlor, fisherman's museum, and lots more.

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2011

                  About the owner: We are Northern Virginia natives who love the outdoors - particularly the beach and mountains. We enjoy short excursions to B&Bs and wineries. We are high-energy, sports-oriented but crave down-time too. Our hobbies include building sandcastles, building sandcastles, and building sandcastles!

                  Why the Owner Chose Reedville:
                  Our friends bought a waterfront home just south of us 6-years ago. We loved visiting them and eventually found our dream home in the fall of 2011. This is our idea of paradise. It feels like we're at the ocean and deep in the Carolina woods at the same time. It is an easy and beautiful commute through rural farmland and rustic old towns. There are so many things to see and do in a wholesome, family-friendly environment.

                  The Unique Benefits at this House:
                  We enjoy our private beach more than anything. Whether beachcombing, romping in the water, or just relaxing you can't beat the setting. Our view of the Bay is equally spectacular whether you're down on the beach, nestled in a recliner on the porch, or making a meal in the kitchen. Playtime is endless and the days seem too short. Nightime is fun too. And everything revolves around the entire family having a good time - together.


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english
                   

                  Photos

                  • Sunrise from water's edge

                    Sunrise from water's edge

                  • 140' Private sand beach - always as pictured!

                    140' Private sand beach - always as pictured!

                  • Kitchen

                    Kitchen

                  • Living Room (Pic 1)

                    Living Room (Pic 1)

                  • Master Bedroom (Pic 1)

                    Master Bedroom (Pic 1)

                  • Bedroom 2

                    Bedroom 2

                  • Back Porch

                    Back Porch

                  • Relax......

                    Relax......

                  • Guesthouse with bedroom, bunkroom, full bath, kitchenette, fun room. Sleeps 6.

                    Guesthouse with bedroom, bunkroom, full bath, kitchenette, fun room. Sleeps 6.

                  • Guesthouse Master Bedroom

                    Guesthouse Master Bedroom

                  • Sunrise from our back porch

                    Sunrise from our back porch

                  • Nook with 180 degree view

                    Nook with 180 degree view

                  • Living Room (Pic 2)

                    Living Room (Pic 2)

                  • Master Bedroom (Pic 2)

                    Master Bedroom (Pic 2)

                  • Bedroom 3

                    Bedroom 3

                  • Bayside Sitting Area

                    Bayside Sitting Area

                  • Kids Playset

                    Kids Playset

                  • Guesthouse Living Room

                    Guesthouse Living Room

                  • Guesthouse Bunkroom

                    Guesthouse Bunkroom

                  VRBO #399839

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                  This listing was first published here in 2012.

                  Date last modified - Monday, December 29, 2014

                  $300 - $400 per night (USD)
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                  5 Bedroom / 4 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 14

                  View calendar: Updated 12/18/14
                  Minimum stay: 3-7 nights
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                  Speaks: english
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