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Writer's Beach Cottage, Ideal for Family and Quiet Thoughts

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Last updated: 11/03/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Seaview cottage description

Our little house built in 1925 is perfect for a quiet vacation with family or friends... or a writer's retreat. Our home, secluded by dense foliage, gives privacy and silence that is only punctuated by the music of the changing tides and the birds' call. Be inspired: Maurice Sendak wrote 'Where the Wild Things Are' while summering in this house!
There are 4 bedrooms - 1 queen size bed, 1 full size bed, 2 rooms with 2 single beds. There are 1 1/2 baths plus a glorious outside shower.
The kitchen is fully equipped. There is a grill for outside dining on the deck.

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Property Type

      • Cottage

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

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

              Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

              Entertainment

              • Books
              • DVD Player
              • Games
              • Music Library
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Stereo
              • Television
              • Video Library

              Theme

              • Away From It All
              • Family

              Attractions

              • Churches
              • Marina
              • Playground
              • Restaurants
              • Synagogues

              Local Services & Businesses

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

              Leisure Activities

              • Beachcombing
              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Paddle Boating
              • Shelling
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

                  • Ocean View:

                    We are the second house from the beach... you can see the ocean from the second floor. Ocean breezes waft through the house. The sound of waves lulls you to sleep....moreless

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Basketball Court
                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Kayaking
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Racquetball
                  • Sailing
                  • Sound/Bay Fishing
                  • Surfing
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis

                  Dining

                  • Dining:

                    There is also a table on the deck for outdoor dining....moreless

                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 8 people

                  General

                  • Air Conditioning:

                    Air conditioning is in the four bedrooms, but usually ceiling fans are enough with the soft ocean breezes. There is a ceiling fan downstairs, as well....moreless

                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Internet
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Telephone
                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine

                  Kitchen

                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Dishwasher
                  • Kitchen
                  • Microwave
                  • Oven
                  • Refrigerator
                  • Stove
                  • Toaster

                  Outside

                  • Bicycles:

                    3 adult bikes, 2 children's bikes...moreless

                  • Deck / Patio
                  • Outdoor Grill
                  • Tennis:

                    Seaview has tennis courts...moreless

                  Pool / Spa

                      • Communal Pool:

                        A baby pool on L street by the Bay Beach. Free swimming lessons and lifeguards on duty....moreless

                       

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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      August
                      Aug 3 - Aug 30, 2015
                      6 night min stay
                      $920
                      $5,500

                      Changeover Day: Sunday

                      Labor Day Week
                      Aug 31 - Sep 8, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      $6,250
                      September
                      Sep 9 - Sep 30, 2015
                      3 night min stay
                      $600
                      $3,000
                      My Standard Rate
                      3 night min stay
                      $600
                      $3,500 $4,800
                      * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees:

                      • Refundable Damage Deposit $1,000
                      • Taxes Not included

                      Notes:

                      Rental weeks are from Monday 12 noon to Sunday 12 noon.


                      Cancellation policy:

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


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                      Last updated: 11/03/2014
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                      Location

                      0.25 Miles
                      Nearest Barpub
                      Ocean Beach -- many bars
                      0.25 Miles
                      Nearest Ferry
                      Fire Island Ferries
                      0.25 Miles
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      Ocean Beach
                      0.05 Miles
                      Nearest Beach
                      Fire Island National Seashore

                      Car: Not Necessary

                      Seaview is a warm, family community. The beach is steps away... and the bay provides lovely sunset swimming. There is a small, but well-stocked market, a bay beach with a baby pool, playground and basket ball court, tennis courts and a baseball diamond. It is a short walk from Ocean Beach for restaurant dining, shops and ice cream.

                       

                      Manager info

                      Year Purchased: 1972

                      About: I have been coming out to Fire Island since I was a child in the early '70's. Now my children enjoy Fire Island summers. Even though we live in Italy, we make the trip back to the beach every summer. It is our paradise.

                      Why Seaview:
                      This house was passed down to us by my mother. It is our home and we cherish it. It is a true, cozy beach house. We wouldn't want any other house.

                      The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
                      The beach is literally 100 steps from our front door. No cars. A place where everyone can roam free safely. enjoy the beach morning and night with others who share the same love of peace and quiet and nature.


                      Contact us

                      Speaks: english, french, italian
                       

                      Photos

                      • Our house

                        Our house

                      • back deck 
privacy and ocean breezes

Outdoor shower (amazing!) not shown

                        back deck privacy and ocean breezes Outdoor shower (amazing!) not shown

                      • fully equipped kitchen -- perfect for ambitious menus or quick snacks

                        fully equipped kitchen -- perfect for ambitious menus or quick snacks

                      • a perfect place to read

                        a perfect place to read

                      • bedroom #2

                        bedroom #2

                      • bedroom #3

                        bedroom #3

                      • early morning stroll

                        early morning stroll

                      • early morning walk

                        early morning walk

                      • sunset by our street on the beach

                        sunset by our street on the beach

                      • Just 100 steps to the beach

                        Just 100 steps to the beach

                      • another perfect place to read

                        another perfect place to read

                      • master bedroom - with ocean breezes

                        master bedroom - with ocean breezes

                      • bedroom #4

                        bedroom #4

                      • Seaview lifeguards are on duty all summer.  (actual lifeguards not shown here ;)

                        Seaview lifeguards are on duty all summer. (actual lifeguards not shown here ;)

                      • sunset on the bay

                        sunset on the bay

                      • no cars... just bikes, wagons and bare feet

                        no cars... just bikes, wagons and bare feet

                      VRBO #486897

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                      This listing was first published here in 2013.

                      Date last modified - Wednesday, November 19, 2014

                      $600 - $920 per night (USD)
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                      4 Bedroom / 1.5 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 8

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                      Minimum stay: 3-7 nights
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                      Speaks: english, french, italian
                      • Calendar last updated: 11/03/2014
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