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Charming Accommodations W/ Wifi Backing Misty's Pasture

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Sans Souci from the drive.

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Last updated: 09/28/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Chincoteague house description

After a day on the beach, water, or wildlife refuge watching birds and ponies, relax at Sans Souci, located on the land where Misty of Chincoteague once grazed and immediately adjacent to what remains of her pasture, where new ponies are boarded.

Sans Souci is French for 'no worries' or 'carefree,' and that's what your vacation will be when you stay in these charming accommodations. Decorated in whimsical Eastern Shore Americana and beachy island living, this home has an open downstairs floorplan and unique upstairs ceiling lines. A large screened front porch is a perfect place to enjoy a cool drink, while watching your children safely play or ride bicycles on the quiet cul-de-sac.

The open first level design includes a living room, dining area with ceiling fan, kitchen, and large island with seating where everyone can hangout while meals are prepared . A separate room on the first level, the Americana room, serves as a television viewing room or sleeping area with two extra-long twin sleeper sofas; just flip the backs up (or leave them as is), and they are ready to use. This room features a ceiling fan and sliding French doors that open onto the back deck with a beautiful view of Misty's pasture where boarded ponies graze. Across the hall is a full bath and the washer/dryer closet.

On the second level, you'll find a full bath, master bedroom (the Dune room), and 2nd bedroom (the Bermuda room). The Dune room features a seating area for two, walk-in closet, and direct bathroom access. Or wake up in the Bermuda room, where you can look out the window to Misty's pasture and grazing ponies. Both rooms feature a queen-sized bed, television, ceiling fan, multiple windows, and charming ceiling lines.

The large screened porch features a ceiling fan and light and a table with chairs. Outside enjoy the black fountain grass that lines the long drive way with ample parking, the floral plantings, the deck, and the shower with hot and cold water.

Sans Souci is within walking distance to Captain Bob's Marina, Curtis Merritt Harbor (an excellent location to view a rocket launch off Wallops Island), a summer trolley stop, the area where the ponies come ashore after the pony swim, and the route used to herd the Chincoteague ponies to the carnival grounds during pony penning week in July. It's less than a mile from Memorial Park where visitors will find tennis courts, basketball courts, a playground that includes a huge wooden pirate ship, a skate park, a fishing/crabbing pier, ball fields, a boat ramp, a pavilion, and restrooms; about one mile from downtown shops; and about four miles from Assateague Island National Seashore/Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge.

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • House

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            25 years old...moreless

          • Alternative Lifestyle
          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Wheelchair Inaccessible

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

          • Dune Room: 1 queen

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          • Americana Room: 2 sleep sofa /futon

            2 extra long singles; sheets provided....moreless

          • Bermuda Room: 1 queen

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

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

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          • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

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          • Outside: outdoor shower

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          • 2 full baths; 1 outdoor shower

          Other Amenities

              • Rental fee includes a post-checkout cleaning. Some linens are provided, including extra-long twin sheets for sleeper sofas, hand towels, dish towels, and bath mats. All used linens must be laundered to avoid $25 laundering fee. ...moreless

              Entertainment

              Theme

              • Adventure
              • Away From It All
              • Family
              • Historic
              • Romantic
              • Sports & Activities
              • Tourist Attractions

              Attractions

              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Festivals
              • Library
              • Marina
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Restaurants

              Local Services & Businesses

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

              Leisure Activities

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

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Basketball Court
              • Cycling
              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Equestrian Events
              • Fishing
              • Hiking
              • Jet Skiing
              • Kayaking
              • Pier Fishing
              • Sailing
              • Sound/Bay Fishing
              • Surf Fishing
              • Surfing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Water Skiing
              • Wind-Surfing

              Dining

              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 6 people

              General

              • Air Conditioning
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Heating
              • Living Room
              • Parking
              • Parking Off Street
              • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

                Long drive...moreless

              • Washing Machine
              • Wireless Internet

              Kitchen

              • Coffee Maker
              • Cooking Utensils
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Dishwasher
              • Ice Maker
              • Kitchen
              • Microwave
              • Oven
              • Pantry Items:

                Spices....moreless

              • Refrigerator
              • Stove
              • Toaster

              Outside

              • Deck / Patio
              • Lanai / Gazebo:

                Large screened in porch with ceiling fan/light and table with chairs....moreless

              • Lawn / Garden
               

              Reviews

              Write a review 4.9
              from 10 traveler reviews
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              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              Pony Penning
              Jul 25 - Aug 1, 2015
              7 night min stay

              $1,155
              My Standard Rate
              3 night min stay
              $200
              $840

              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees and Rental Conditions:

              • Refundable Damage Deposit $50
              • Property Damage Protection $49
              • Tax Rate 11%

              Notes:

              Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. There is a $49 non-refundable homeowners insurance fee, and a $50 refundable cleaning fee. One post-checkout cleaning fee is included in the rental rate. The $50 refundable fee will be held in the event of unusual cleaning requirements, as will be outlined in the rental contract.


              Cancellation policy:

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


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              Last updated: 09/28/2014
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              Location

              5 Miles
              Nearest Beach
              Assateague National Searshore

              Immediately adjacent to Misty's pasture and Beebe Ranch; Pony Center with pony rides, riding lessons, and shows with Chincoteague ponies; Assateague Island National Seashore with visitors center, sea life touch tank, undeveloped beach, wildlife refuge, bird refuge (located on Atlantic flyway), lighthouse, walking/biking paths, and educational center; NASA Goddard Space Flight Visitors Center, Wallops Island, with occasional rocket launches; The Marine Science Consortium, Wallops Island, with child and family programs and camps; safe biking with island speed limit of 25 MPH(strictly enforced).

               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2003

              About the owner: We are a family of 5 living outside of DC. We have a 10-year-old boy and 3-year-old twin girls. Our son first visited Chincoteague when he was 2 months old. Our twin girls first visited when they were 1 month old, and we stayed for 2 months! Lucky girls!

              Why the Owner Chose Chincoteague:
              We chose Chincoteague because of its uniqueness and our long history of coming to the Island. Dad has been coming since childhood...about 40 years! And Mom has been coming for about 20 years. We love the small town atmosphere and the respect for nature and the beach shown by the residents and the visitors. We also love the strictly enforced 25 miles/hour speed limit on the entire island. It makes biking enjoyable and safe.

              The Unique Benefits at this House:
              We chose our home because of the quiet surroundings and unique design. We love sitting on the large screened-in porch, whether it be in the morning having coffee listening to the distant gulls at the marina or in the evening sharing a drink with friends listening to the tree frogs. As parents, we especially love being able to watch our children from the porch safely playing in the large front yard and cul-de-sac. Of course, then there is what remains of Misty's pasture in the back where there's usually a pony or two grazing!


              Contact us

              Speaks: english
               

              Photos

              • Sans Souci from the drive.

                Sans Souci from the drive.

              • Living room area.

                Living room area.

              • 'Dune Room' master bedroom with queen, walk-in closet, seating area.

                'Dune Room' master bedroom with queen, walk-in closet, seating area.

              • 'Bermuda Room' den w/ queen. And, yes, those are ponies out the window!

                'Bermuda Room' den w/ queen. And, yes, those are ponies out the window!

              • 'Americana Room' den/bedroom with 2 single couches and sliding doors to deck.

                'Americana Room' den/bedroom with 2 single couches and sliding doors to deck.

              • View from deck.

                View from deck.

              • Kitchen w/ island and seating.

                Kitchen w/ island and seating.

              • View from the screened porch...our son riding his bicycle around the cul-de-sac.

                View from the screened porch...our son riding his bicycle around the cul-de-sac.

              • Sans Souci!

                Sans Souci!

              • Living room area.

                Living room area.

              • 'Dune Room' master bedroom with queen, walk-in closet, seating area.

                'Dune Room' master bedroom with queen, walk-in closet, seating area.

              • 'Bermuda Room' den w/ queen.

                'Bermuda Room' den w/ queen.

              • 'Americana Room' den/bedroom with 2 single couches and sliding doors to deck.

                'Americana Room' den/bedroom with 2 single couches and sliding doors to deck.

              • Kitchen/dining area.

                Kitchen/dining area.

              • Dining room table for 6.

                Dining room table for 6.

              VRBO #427085

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              This listing was first published here in 2013.

              Date last modified - Tuesday, September 30, 2014

              $165 - $200 per night (USD)
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              2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
              Sleeps 6

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              Minimum stay: 3-7 nights
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