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Waterfront on Buzzards Bay

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Spiral Staircase leading to second story deck overlooking Buzzards Bay...

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Last updated: 08/30/2014
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Fairhaven cottage description

Charming and newly remodeled two bedroom cottage located right on Buzzards Bay. Enjoy brand new three season porch overlooking the bay with large second story viewing deck and pergola featuring magnificent ocean views. Adjacent to boat launch area and beach so great for swimming and boating. Wake up in the master bedroom in queen-size bed overlooking Buzzards Bay.

This lovely coastal town is rich with history and is across the harbor from the famed seaport of New Bedford. It also boasts some of the most beautiful public buildings in New England.

The state beach on Buzzards Bay, the more private West Island Beach, and the three and a half mile Phoenix Bike Trail are all a bike ride away from the cottage. Also within biking distance, you will find the quaint downtown area bustling with restaurants, unique shops, historical tours, festivals, and more.

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Property Type

      • Cottage

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Not Allowed

              Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

              Other Amenities

                  • Anyone wishing to bring their own boat, the boat launch is steps away. Strickers are required to park boat/car in boat ramp area for $30 from town hall Mon-Fri. Call town hall in advance of your stay, so you will be all set when you arrive....moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • DVD Player
                  • Satellite / Cable:

                    (2) wired or wireless internet available...moreless

                  Attractions

                  • Cinemas
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Live Theater
                  • Museums
                  • Restaurants
                  • Zoo

                  Local Services & Businesses

                      • Fitness Center

                      Leisure Activities

                      • Antiquing
                      • Boating
                      • Miniature Golf
                      • Shelling
                      • Shopping
                      • Sight Seeing
                      • Wildlife Viewing

                      Location Type

                      • Beach View:

                        Great place for watching people and boats....moreless

                      • Beachfront:

                        Small neighborhood beach a few steps from your deck...moreless

                      • Ocean View:

                        Beautiful and constantly changing water views from downstairs three season room and upstairs deck....moreless

                      • Oceanfront:

                        Right on Buzzards Bay with unobstructed view ...moreless

                      Sports & Adventure Activities

                      • Cycling
                      • Fishing
                      • Golf
                      • Hiking
                      • Jet Skiing
                      • Kayaking
                      • Parasailing
                      • Rafting
                      • Sailing
                      • Snorkeling/Diving
                      • Swimming
                      • Tennis
                      • Water Skiing
                      • Wind-Surfing

                      Dining

                          • Dining Area

                          General

                          • Mobile Phone:

                            No phone available but cell service available...moreless

                          • Parking Off Street:

                            Parking available in driveway for one car...moreless

                          • Wireless Internet:

                            Wireless internet available...moreless

                          Kitchen

                          • Cooking Utensils
                          • Kitchen:

                            Full stove with oven, standard refrigerator, blender, toaster, microwave, coffee maker...moreless

                          • Microwave
                          • Refrigerator

                          Outside

                          • Balcony:

                            Beautiful 12X18 second story balcony to watch the beautiful sunrise slowly over Buzzards Bay with your cup of coffee...moreless

                          • Deck / Patio
                          • Gazebo:

                            Pergola available on portion of second story deck to provide extra shade from the mid-day sun....moreless

                          • Lanai / Gazebo
                          • Outdoor Grill

                          Payment Type

                          • Discover
                          • Mastercard
                          • Visa

                          Pool / Spa

                              • Jetted Tub
                               

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                              My Standard Rate
                              7 night min stay

                              $1,200

                              Additional information about rental rates

                              Fees and Rental Conditions:

                              • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
                              • Property Damage Protection $49
                              • Taxes Not included

                              Notes:

                              Rates subject to change until reservation is confirmed. Booking is from 2PM on Saturday until 10AM on Saturday. Booking is for full weeks only.

                              For a stay of 14 nights, charge $1,100.00 per week

                              For a stay of 21 nights or more, charge $1,000.00 per week


                              Cancellation policy:

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                              Calendar

                              Last updated: 08/30/2014
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                              Owner info

                              Year Purchased: 2001

                              About the owner: We had talked about buying a piece of property by the water for quite some time and had looked at a few pieces but never really connected with anything. We came to Fairhaven one day to pick something up at West Marine, saw an open house sign and decided to take a look. When we saw the cottage it was structurally sound but did not have any curb appeal. Suzanne immediately saw the potential to make the cottage a very cozy get away spot so an offer was made and accepted and within a couple of months the initial transformation was completed. We put all of the fencing around the property and then Suzanne planted the rose pushes that climb the front fence and planted a flower garden behind the fence. We added a porch on the east end of the property when we first purchased and then in 2010 we decided to remove the outdoor porch and replaced it with a three season room with a large deck above.

                              Why the Owner Chose Fairhaven:
                              We like the Fairhaven area because of the ease of getting to places like Newport RI, Plymouth Ma and Cape Cod without living with the crowds that are associated with these areas

                              The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
                              We like to drive to the bike trail and walk the mile and 1/2 to the center of Fairhaven for breakfast. There are many great restaurants in the South Coast area that we also enjoy. With Buzzards Bay right outside the door, kayaking, sailing, wind surfing and other water activities are enjoyed throughout the summer.


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                              Speaks: english

                               

                              Photos

                              • Spiral Staircase leading to second story deck overlooking Buzzards Bay...

                                Spiral Staircase leading to second story deck overlooking Buzzards Bay...

                              • Enclosed three season room ground level

                                Enclosed three season room ground level

                              • Spiral staircase to second story deck

                                Spiral staircase to second story deck

                              • Looking towards kitchen from livingroom

                                Looking towards kitchen from livingroom

                              • Spiral Staircase leading to second story deck overlooking Buzzards Bay...

                                Spiral Staircase leading to second story deck overlooking Buzzards Bay...

                              • Looking at boats at rest from lower deck

                                Looking at boats at rest from lower deck

                              • View looking east from second story deck

                                View looking east from second story deck

                              • Showing second story deck and spiral staircase

                                Showing second story deck and spiral staircase

                              • View looking north from second story deck

                                View looking north from second story deck

                              • Spiral Staircase leading to second story deck overlooking Buzzards Bay...

                                Spiral Staircase leading to second story deck overlooking Buzzards Bay...

                              VRBO #59239

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                              This listing was first published here in 2005.

                              Date last modified - Wednesday, December 17, 2014

                              $1,200 per week (USD)
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                              2 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                              Sleeps 4

                              View calendar: Updated 08/30/14
                              Minimum stay: 7 nights
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                              Member since: 2005
                              Speaks: english
                              • Calendar last updated: 08/30/2014
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                              (508) 523-8577 (Massachusetts, USA)

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