Feedback

VRBO is part of the HomeAway family, the world leader in vacation rentals with over 950,000 listings. We offer the largest selection of properties for any travel occasion and every budget. We’re committed to helping families and friends find a perfect vacation rental to create unforgettable travel experiences together. Learn More

Home Overlooking Beautiful Scenic Pond

You sent a message to this owner.

Calendar

Last updated: 05/29/2014
Check availability
23 Available
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Falmouth house description

Our bright, spacious home overlooks Jenkins Pond with a private sandy beach just steps away from the front door. Jenkins Pond has been rated as one of the cleanest ponds on the Cape. Breezes sweep over the pond continuously from the ocean making air conditioning unnecessary. However, to make the house more comfortable on the rare, very hot days, we have decided to install several window air conditioners.

Begin your day with a 45-minute to 1-hour walk around the pond through the lovely residential neighborhood. Refresh yourself afterwards with a swim in the pond or take our canoe and explore the pond that way. Our large open kitchen with dining area can accommodate up to eight people. It is well-equipped and contains everything you need to prepare all of your meals. But, of course, you might want to treat yourself to dinner at one of the many fine restaurants in the Falmouth area. On a rainy day, you can enjoy playing ping-pong on the basement level.

The large master bedroom contains a queen-size bed; there are also two lounge chairs in a sitting area that overlooks the pond, as well as a small balcony off the master bedroom. The second bedroom contains two twin beds. One of the twin beds has a second bed underneath it and pops up to make another bed (pop-up trundle bed). There is also a sofa, and when the pillows are removed, it becomes a twin bed. Up to four people can sleep in this room

The third bedroom downstairs sleeps two people and contains a twin bed that has a pop-up trundle bed.

There are two full bathrooms, each with its own tub. The bathroom on the first floor contains a washer and a dryer.

The view of the pond from the large arched window in the living room is lovely and tranquil. The living room flows into the dining area and kitchen and contains a comfortable couch, a leather chair, and a rocking chair. There are also games and puzzles for kids, as well as adults, enjoy.

Finally, the deck off the dining room offers views of the woods behind the house

Property Type

  • House
  • 1900 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Included

              Suitability

              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Not Allowed
              • Children Welcome

              Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 7-8

              • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

                ...moreless

              • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

                There is a trundle pop-up bed beneath the twin bed...moreless

              • Bedroom 2: 3 twin/ single

                The couch can be used as a fourth twin bed....moreless

              • Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (5) Bedrooms 2 and 3 contain pop-up trundle beds. The couch in bedroom 2 can easily serve as an additional twin bed....moreless

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

              • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

                Washer/dryer in this bathroom....moreless

              • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

                ...moreless

              Kitchen & Dining

              • Dining:

                The table can accommodate six people but two more can sit at the countertop....moreless

              • Pantry Items:

                Coffee, coffee machine filters, tea, various spices...moreless

              • Cooking Utensils:

                Everything that you need to prepare meals....moreless

              • Dishes & Utensils:

                Everything that you need....moreless

              • Dining Area Seats:

                8...moreless

              • Coffee Maker
              • Refrigerator
              • Kitchen
              • Dishwasher
              • Microwave
              • Stove
              • Oven
              • Toaster
              • Seating for 8 people

              Amenities

              • Living Room:

                Comfortable couch (Ethan Allen), Italian leather chair, and rocking chair, TV, and beautiful view of pond from large, arched window...moreless

              • Air Conditioning:

                Four window air conditioners....moreless

              • Washing Machine
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Iron & Board

              Entertainment

              • Ping Pong Table
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Stereo
              • DVD Player
              • CD Player
              • VCR
              • Television
              • Games
              • Books

              Communications

              • Telephone
              • Wireless Internet
              • Broadband Access

              Outdoor Features

              • Bicycles:

                Bring your own helmets and check condition of bike before using...moreless

              • Kayak / Canoe:

                Canoe with paddles and life jackets...moreless

              • Outdoor Grill
              • Balcony
              • Deck / Patio

              Location & View

              • Lakefront:

                Our house is directly across the street from Jenkins Pond and about 30 feet away from our association's beautiful sandy beach....moreless

              • Lake View:

                Fabulous view of one of the cleanest ponds on Cape Cod. ...moreless

              Activities

              • Botanical Garden
              • Surfing
              • Sailing
              • Sound/Bay Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Hiking
              • Golf
              • Swimming
              • Fishing
              • Medical Services
              • Hospital
              • Groceries
              • ATM/Bank
              • Sight Seeing
              • Tennis
              • Walking
              • Beachcombing
              • Shopping
              • Boating
              • Cinemas
              • Restaurants
              • Museums
              • Live Theater
              • Winery Tours
              • Synagogues
              • Playground
              • Marina
              • Library
              • Churches
              • Scenic Drives
              • Cycling
               

              Reviews

              Write a review 4.8
              from 5 traveler reviews
              Loading...
               
              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              Summer
              Jul 1 - Aug 31, 2014
              7 night min stay

              $1,500
              September
              Sep 1 - Sep 30, 2014
              7 night min stay

              $900
              Off Season 2
              Oct 1 - Dec 31, 2014
              2 night min stay
              $150
              $700 $1,800
              * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees:

              • Cleaning fee 2-6 nights $100
              • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
              • Taxes Not included

              Notes:

              Half of rental price at the time of making the reservation. Balance plus security deposit one month before move in date.


              Always make sure to call the number on the listing to confirm payment details.
              Only pay using credit card, PayPal, check or direct bank transfer. NEVER pay by cash or instant money transfer services such as Western Union or MoneyGram. Learn more


              Don't forget your vacation protection! Get protected now

              Adding our Vacation Protection services can make sure your getaway goes smoothly, no matter what. We offer Cancellation Protection, Carefree Rental Guarantee, and Damage Protection so you can truly relax.

              Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
              Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.
              Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.
               

              Calendar

              Last updated: 05/29/2014
              Check availability
              23 Available
              21 Unavailable
              22 Today
              23 Selected dates
               

              Location

              60 Miles
              Nearest Airport
              Providence, RI or Boston, MA
              4 Miles
              Nearest Ferry
              Island Queen - Falmouth Harbor
              Falmouth
              Nearest Beach
              Jenkins Pond Beach

              Car: Necessary

              Three minutes away is the Cape Cod Winery, the only vineyard on the Cape, where you can purchase wine produced on location. Nearby Coonamessett Farm offers delicious, healthy buffet dinners twice each week with live entertainment and farm animals for the kids to enjoy. The Shining Sea Bikeway, which begins in North Falmouth and ends in Woods Hole and is more than ten miles long, offers beautiful views of ocean and marshes. Numerous hiking options, including our favorite, the Knob at Quissett Harbor Trail, abound in the Falmouth area. Downtown Falmouth is full of great restaurants and shops, including a fabulous, authentic French bakery. Charming historic Sandwich, the oldest town on the Cape, is a 25-minute drive away. Enjoy a cup of tea and a scone at Dunbar’s Tea Room after you’ve toured the interesting Sandwhich Glass Museum. Woods Hole with its famous research center for oceanography is just a short drive away. Martha’s Vineyard is accessible by ferry from there or more conveniently, from Falmouth Harbor. Within a ten-minute radius, there are five golf courses. Mashpee Commons, a ten-minute drive away, offers a huge array of shopping options, several restaurants, and a movie theatre. During the summer, there are outdoor concerts.

               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 1996

              Why the Owner Chose Falmouth:
              My husband and I were looking for a vacation home for our family not far from our home in the western part of Massachusetts, and Cape Cod was the logical location. Cape Cod is a very special place. Not only is it an area of natural beauty, but it has many places of historic interest. In addition, there are an incredible array of things to do and see if you wish, or it is a place where you can simply relax and unwind. Being on the upper Cape, Falmouth was only two and a half hours from our home, and we could avoid the traffic traveling to more distant parts of the Cape.

              The Unique Benefits at this House:
              We fell in love with the beautiful view of Jenkins Pond from our home. We were also delighted with its proximity to the pond beach.


              Contact us

              Speaks: french, english

               

              Photos

              • Front of house

                Front of house

              • View of pond from living room

                View of pond from living room

              • View of deck from dining area

                View of deck from dining area

              • Kitchen (laundry room and bathroom in through the door on right)

                Kitchen (laundry room and bathroom in through the door on right)

              • Master Bedroom

                Master Bedroom

              • Bedroom on second floor

                Bedroom on second floor

              • Jenkins Pond - across from our house

                Jenkins Pond - across from our house

              • dining room/living room

                dining room/living room

              • Deck in back of house

                Deck in back of house

              • Master bedroom (queen size bed)

                Master bedroom (queen size bed)

              • Balcony off master bedroom

                Balcony off master bedroom

              • Bedroom on first floor

                Bedroom on first floor

              VRBO #7461

              There have been  visitors to this page since the counter was last reset in .

              This listing was first published here in 2001.

              Date last modified - Monday, June 23, 2014

              $129 - $214 per night (USD)
              5

              3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
              Sleeps 8

              View calendar: Updated 05/29/14
              Minimum stay: 2-7 nights
              Dates are unavailable
              Please stay a bit longer. A stay of nights or more is required for these dates.
              This listing requires that rentals start on a .
              Get an instant quote
              Owner
              Email owner

              (614) 237-8204 (Ohio, USA)
              The best way to reach us is by email until 7/1/14

              Speaks: french, english
              Always make sure to call the number on the listing to confirm payment details. Only pay using credit card, PayPal, check, or direct bank transfer. Learn More
              Add vacation protection services to your booking

              Three services to protect your trip:

              Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.

              Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.

              Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.


              Get it now

              advertisement