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The Balsams at West Island

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Last updated: 11/24/2014
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  • Minimum stay:30 nights
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  • Pets considered:Yes
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Fairhaven cottage description

WELCOME TO THE DISTINCTIVE COTTAGE COLLECTION ON WEST ISLAND AND SCONTICUT NECK PRESENTED BY HOWE ALLEN REALTY.

Welcome to The Balsams, a delightful family home for decades, has undergone some wonderful updates. There is a full kitchen, washer and dryer, air-conditioning, cable TV and WiFi. There are are two sitting rooms, a computer nook, and two bedrooms. A wonderful covered porch is perfect for getting out of the sun or enjoying the outdoors on a misty day.

Two bedrooms, one with Queen bed the other with two twin beds are on opposite sides of the home. Additional sleeping can be found on the full-sized sofa.

Additional amenities include TV and high-speed wireless internet access. We also have a variety of games and books for your enjoyment.

IF WE ARE BOOKED FOR THE WEEK THAT YOU WANT, PLEASE EMAIL US ANYWAY AS WE MAY HAVE AN ALTERNATIVE PROPERTY AVAILABLE.

A little information about the area:

West Island is one of the South Coast's best kept secrets. Located in Buzzard's bay, this small residential-only Island offers the visitor and resident peace and quiet or access to any number of action-packed pursuits.

Over half the island is State Conservation land offering many nature trails, wildlife viewing and truly impressive vistas. There are several choices for ocean access; the protected water (bayside) beach or the Buzzard's Bay beach (voted the #3 town beach in all of New England).

Originally farmland, the past two centuries have seen West Island gradually change to a vacation destination for locals who know what a gem they have so close to home. It is not uncommon to meet others during your stay who have been vacationing here for decades or who's family has owned the same home for nearly a century.

While maintaining its charm, West Island has also kept pace with technology. City Water and Sewer, high-speed internet, satellite television are just some of the amenities you will find while on our island.

Within 4 miles you will find two large supermarket chains, department stores as well as other well-known chain establishments. West Island is a mere 60 minutes from Boston, 45 minutes from Newport and under half an hour from the Bourne or Sagamore bridges.

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Property Type

      • Cottage

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Considered

              Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

              • Bedroom 1

                ...moreless

              • Bedroom 2

                ...moreless

              • Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

              Entertainment

                  • Satellite / Cable

                  Attractions

                  • Churches
                  • Cinemas
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Library
                  • Live Theater
                  • Marina
                  • Museums
                  • Playground
                  • Recreation Center
                  • Restaurants
                  • Water Parks
                  • Winery Tours

                  Local Services & Businesses

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

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Antiquing
                  • Beachcombing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Boating
                  • Horseshoes
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Shelling
                  • Shopping
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Walking
                  • Whale Watching
                  • Wildlife Viewing

                  Location Type

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Basketball Court
                  • Cycling
                  • Deepsea Fishing
                  • Fishing
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Kayaking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Sailing
                  • Sound/Bay Fishing
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis

                  Dining

                      • Dining Area

                      General

                      • Air Conditioning
                      • Clothes Dryer
                      • Computer Available
                      • Linens Provided
                      • Parking Off Street
                      • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
                      • Towels Provided
                      • Washing Machine
                      • Wireless Internet
                      • Wood Fireplace

                      Kitchen

                      • Cooking Utensils
                      • Kitchen
                      • Microwave

                      Outside

                      • Deck / Patio
                      • Outdoor Grill

                      Payment Type

                      • Amex
                      • Discover
                      • Mastercard
                      • Visa
                       

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                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Winter Long Term
                      Oct 19 - May 30, 2015
                      30 night min stay

                      $1,200
                      * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees and Rental Conditions:

                      • Property Damage Protection $69
                      • Cleaning $100
                      • Taxes Not included

                      Notes:

                      Payment terms: 20% deposit to reserve. 20% due 30 days before arrival. Balance due 15 days before arrival. No refunds.

                      All guests are required to pay damage waiver in lieu of security deposit and a $100 cleaning fee per stay. Dogs permitted with prior approval.

                      10% discount for multiple week rentals when booked together.

                      Winter rates do not include utilities and require a 6 month commitment


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                      Last updated: 11/24/2014
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                      Photos

                      • Exterior Front

                        Exterior Front

                      • Living Room

                        Living Room

                      • Living room and sitting room

                        Living room and sitting room

                      • Sitting Room

                        Sitting Room

                      • Computer nook

                        Computer nook

                      • Dining Room

                        Dining Room

                      • Master bedroom

                        Master bedroom

                      • Bathroom

                        Bathroom

                      • Exterior

                        Exterior

                      • Living Room

                        Living Room

                      • Sitting Room

                        Sitting Room

                      • Sitting room and living room

                        Sitting room and living room

                      • Kitchen

                        Kitchen

                      • Kitchen and dining room

                        Kitchen and dining room

                      • Guest Room

                        Guest Room

                      • Side deck

                        Side deck

                      VRBO #425044

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                      This listing was first published here in 2012.

                      Date last modified - Friday, December 26, 2014

                      $1,200 per month (USD)
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                      2 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 6

                      View calendar: Updated 11/24/14
                      Minimum stay: 30 nights
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