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106 Bay Avenue, Relaxing Beachfront Home in a Family Friendly Town

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Last updated: 10/30/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Cape Charles house description

A place to 'unplug' from the norm and embrace the old, the peaceful, the relaxing. Return to a simpler time, to a time of playing outside and sitting on front porches as a family. Or runaway to connect with yourself or friends. This home is the healing place for the soul.

Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Events Allowed
              • Long-Term Renters Welcome
              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

                We require that renters be at least 30! No Exceptions!!! Please thank our first bad renters on our facebook page Renter Mugshots : Bad Renters for this and so many other restrictions...Sorry!...moreless

              • Children Welcome:

                Please Please Please bring your children...we want them to experience this old fashioned lifestyle and the gentle waters of the bay!...moreless

              • Non Smoking Only:

                We ask that all smoking be done outside on the porches! Butts are put in trash. ABSOLUTELY DO NOT SMOKE IN THE HOME!!!...moreless

              • Pets Considered:

                Although we love pets we know what a difference they can make in the cleaning and wear and tear...dogs must be kept on leashes for their safety and the safety of neighbors dogs, thank you....moreless

              • Wheelchair Inaccessible:

                We are currently building a small ramp on the back deck but not sure if it is wheelchair accessible? ...moreless

              Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16, Beds for 16

              • Blue Room: 1 king

                A view of the bay through the magnolia tree....moreless

              • Lavender Room: 1 queen

                Captains Quarters/Meme's Room! Another Two Bay Views!...moreless

              • Green Room: 1 king

                Quietly nestled in the rear of the home....moreless

              • Coral Room: 1 double

                The cocoon!...moreless

              • The Attic : 4 double

                The tweens and teens efficiency!...moreless

              Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

              • Sealife Bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower, tub

                This bathroom is on the 1st floor....moreless

              • Pink/Black Vintage: toilet, shower

                2nd floor...moreless

              • FlipFlop Fantasy: toilet, combination tub/shower

                The Attic Bath, must have a tweens and teens permission!...moreless

              Other Amenities

                  • Our intent is that people 'unplug', relax and return to a simpler time. We have opted to not attach wifi or satellite/cable tv. Wifi can be reached via cell phone or it is offered in town. We have provided a fairly large video library to choose from. All cellphones, especially Verizon, pick up well in the home. We encourage games, puzzles, and playing! Please never use the woodstove insert! Facebook friend us at Blessings on the Bay LLC. Get your 10% Preferred/Rebook Discounts. We are a neighborhood policed home! We would welcome a review on our VRBO website and any comments you wish to make in our welcome book. We offer a zen experience in an old fashioned manner in a cozy home beside the calm waters....moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • Books
                  • DVD Player
                  • Games
                  • Satellite / Cable:

                    We do not provide because this is an unplug house. ...moreless

                  • Stereo
                  • Television:

                    Antennae should pick up all local, as well as, some movie channels....moreless

                  • Toys
                  • Video Library

                  Theme

                  • Away From It All
                  • Family
                  • Historic

                  Attractions

                  • Botanical Garden
                  • Churches
                  • Festivals
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Library
                  • Live Theater
                  • Marina
                  • Museums
                  • Playground
                  • Restaurants
                  • Synagogues
                  • Water Parks
                  • Winery Tours

                  Local Services & Businesses

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

                  Leisure Activities

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

                  Location Type

                  • Beachfront:

                    Kites, flying boats, and gulls entertain you over the gentle lapping waters of the bay during the day and the breathtaking sunsets tuck you in at night....moreless

                  • Downtown:

                    Small town within easy walking distance offering a coffee shop, pizza, yogurt, ice cream, an incredible pampering spa and quaint shops....moreless

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cycling
                  • Deepsea Fishing
                  • Equestrian Events
                  • Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hunting Small Game
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Kayaking
                  • Parasailing
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Roller Blading
                  • Sailing
                  • Sound/Bay Fishing
                  • Surf Fishing
                  • Swimming
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Wind-Surfing

                  Dining

                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 10 people

                  General

                  • Air Conditioning
                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Heating
                  • Internet:

                    We do not provide this because we are an unplug home...however, it is provided at the Cape Charles Coffee House on Mason (Main) Street....moreless

                  • Linens Provided:

                    We no longer provide sheets. Please bring your own. ...moreless

                  • Living Room
                  • Parking:

                    In the front and back of the house....moreless

                  • Telephone:

                    We do not offer a landline as most cell phones do get reception in this town....moreless

                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine
                  • Wood Stove:

                    Although there is a woodstove insert. IT IS NOT TO BE USED!...moreless

                  Kitchen

                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Dishwasher
                  • Kitchen:

                    Plenty of Pots, Pans, dishes (both real and paper), crock pots, etc....moreless

                  • Microwave
                  • Oven
                  • Pantry Items
                  • Refrigerator:

                    Feel free to leave individually wrapped or unopened items that may not make the trip home. ...moreless

                  • Stove
                  • Toaster

                  Outside

                  • Balcony:

                    Huge Front Porch...moreless

                  • Bicycles:

                    We have several bikes located under the front porch in various sizes. They are put in working order at the beginning of the season but beyond this we do not maintain them throughout the season....moreless

                  • Deck / Patio:

                    Both a front porch and back porch....moreless

                  • Golf:

                    Baycreek Resort. An amazing Nicklaus/Palmer Golf Course, awesome club house offering drinks and great food....moreless

                  • Lanai / Gazebo:

                    Across the street on the bay! Great place to sit in the shade and watch people or often to listen to free music provided by different groups....moreless

                  • Lawn / Garden
                  • Outdoor Grill
                   

                  Reviews

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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  My Standard Rate
                  2 night min stay
                  $250 $300
                  Fri, Sat
                  $1,500 $5,000
                  * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees and Rental Conditions:

                  • Refundable Damage Deposit $431
                  • Property Damage Protection $69
                  • Pet Fee $75
                  • Property Management Fee $150
                  • Tax Rate 11%

                  Notes:

                  INSURANCE MUST BE PURCHASED! OUR RATES ARE NON NEGOTIABLE.A Preferred Discount applies to those tenants who have left the home in great condition and it is 5% and a Rebooking Discount applies to those who book for next year and it is 5%. You could get a 10% Discount off of next years Family Vacation at a great home in an awesome, safe, friendly and non commercial town!


                  Cancellation policy:

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


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                  Calendar

                  Last updated: 10/30/2014
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                  Location

                  0.8 Miles
                  Nearest Barpub
                  Kelly's Pub and Restaurant
                  60 Miles
                  Nearest Ferry
                  Lewes Ferry to Cape May and Tangier Island Ferry
                  4 Miles
                  Nearest Golf
                  Bay Creek Country Club, Palmer/Nicholson Courses
                  3 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  U.S. 13
                  2 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Aqua

                  Quaint shops and galleries on the main street, a soda fountain at the pharmacy down the street, great bars and restaurants within walking distance, live theatre, fishing, golfing at the local Palmer/Nicholson Golf Course, a full service day spa, activities at the nearby Kiptopeke State Park and nature conservancy and fishing and crabbing on the pier or on a chartered boat. A water park and Virginia beach are right across the bay bridge in one direction and Chincoteague/Assateague is just down the road in the other direction. A person can walk, ride a bike or take a leisurely drive in a golf cart anywhere and everywhere in town.

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2013

                  About the owner: We are a family that is about family. We felt so blessed by our two relaxing and joyfilled vacations here in Cape Charles that we did not want our time to end so we purchased this home. Everyone who has been here feels the same. It is something peaceful and different about this home, this town and this area. We know that you will feel the same.

                  Why the Owner Chose Cape Charles:
                  We fell in love with the bay, the calm water and quiet cozy beach, and the town of Cape Charles with it's old fashioned charm, laid back feeling, and by gone ways.

                  The Unique Benefits at this House:
                  When we are not enjoying one of the many activities around town, like live music, a parade, a festival, a talent show or play or enjoying a great meal at one of the many restaurants, we find ourselves gathering on the front porch just as we did when we were children. We are grown with children of our own now but our mom still tells us to be in when the street lights come on!


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english

                  Guestbook comments from the owner

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                  Photos

                  • Yes. We leave our Christmas Lights on all year long! Come on up and sit a while!

                    Yes. We leave our Christmas Lights on all year long! Come on up and sit a while!

                  • If you said 'Little Women' you are correct! Beth said this to Jo.

                    If you said 'Little Women' you are correct! Beth said this to Jo.

                  • Living Room From Stairs

                    Living Room From Stairs

                  • Downstairs bath...especially done for the little ones!

                    Downstairs bath...especially done for the little ones!

                  • The Blue room

                    The Blue room

                  • The Green Room

                    The Green Room

                  • Upstairs Bath-Shower.

                    Upstairs Bath-Shower.

                  • Attic Room.

                    Attic Room.

                  • View from Attic Front Window.

                    View from Attic Front Window.

                  • Daily Fishing and crabbing off of our pier!

                    Daily Fishing and crabbing off of our pier!

                  • Volleyball anyone?

                    Volleyball anyone?

                  • Kitchen/Dining

                    Kitchen/Dining

                  • Front Stairs...Can you guess the origin of this quote?

                    Front Stairs...Can you guess the origin of this quote?

                  • Living Room from Fireplace

                    Living Room from Fireplace

                  • Dining Room and into downstairs bath.

                    Dining Room and into downstairs bath.

                  • Kitchen Stairs.

                    Kitchen Stairs.

                  • The Lavender Room

                    The Lavender Room

                  • The Coral Room

                    The Coral Room

                  • The Attic Room.

                    The Attic Room.

                  • Attic Bathroom.

                    Attic Bathroom.

                  • Palmer Nicholson Golf Course!

                    Palmer Nicholson Golf Course!

                  • The town gazebo..great for weddings on the beach...call me, I am an officiant!!

                    The town gazebo..great for weddings on the beach...call me, I am an officiant!!

                  • A breathtaking end to another amazing day.

                    A breathtaking end to another amazing day.

                  VRBO #499254

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                  This listing was first published here in 2013.

                  Date last modified - Thursday, October 30, 2014

                  $250 - $300 per night (USD)
                  3

                  5 Bedroom / 3 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 16

                  View calendar: Updated 10/30/14
                  Minimum stay: 2 nights
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                  Member since: 2013
                  Speaks: english
                  • Calendar last updated 10/30/2014
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                  540-364-4436

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