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This property allows you to book online with a credit card. After submitting a reservation request, the owner or manager has 24 hours to accept, at which time your card will be charged and you will receive an email confirmation

Recent Plum Island reviews

  • Great location and property

    "We could not have had a better time at this house. It was perfectly clean and welcoming when we arrived, and it was steps to the beach (both ocean and marsh side). The AC worked great and came in handy since it was so hot and muggy. Everything was provided for us and our dog felt right at home too. We didn't have to worry about him tearing anything apart! We loved how the porch was sunlit and surrounded by windows. The owner was always available throughout the booking process and was very friendly. We'd go back in a heartbeat."
    Guest: Bulldog Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: July 8, 2014
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  • Location, location, location!

    "Location truly matters - it overrides everything else. This location is spectacular, exquisite view, charming cottage, truly wonderful. The down side is it is only 1 bathroom and the stairs to upstairs can be steep, however, the location of this place shines above all else. The cottage is adorable, has all the right things to make your time here truly memorable. Owner is easily reachable and very amenable! Highly recommended! We LOVED our week here!"
    Guest: Susan J. Date of Stay: October 2014 Review Submitted: October 12, 2014
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  • Great beach house!

    "My family greatly enjoyed the week we spent at this house. We vacation on Plum Island almost every year and this was one of the best houses we have rented. It is in a great location, close to the beach and on a quiet street that was safe for the kids. The house had everything we needed and was very comfortable. We hope to come back again!"
    Guest: PI fan Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: June 25, 2014
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  • Easy Peasy!!

    "We are pretty easy going, self sufficient folks, this owner took care of every need, was in good contact when needed, made for a very stress-less time on the beach. Lovely clean accommodations, will likely contact him again for the next trip in the area. THANKS SO MUCH!"
    Guest: Jan Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: September 8, 2014
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Plum Island Travel Tips

Discover a New World in Plum Island Vacation Rentals

Located off the northeast coast of Massachusetts, Plum Island is the perfect vacation destination for anyone interested in walking the same land and seeing the same sights as our country's earliest explorers and settlers. Captain John Smith noted it on his map of New England, and it was officially named in 1649. And as any visitor to the island will see, the land was aptly named. Margaret Smith wrote in her journal in about 1678: "Leaving on our right hand Plum Island (so-called on account of the rare Plums which doe grow upon it), we struck into the open Sea . . ." Those plums still grow on the island, which means Plum Island vacation rentals sit among hundreds of plum bushes that just might be ripe for harvesting, depending on the time of year you visit. They're said to make fantastic jellies and jams.

Everyone Wants a Piece of Plum Island

The 11-mile island north of Cape Ann is divided among the towns of Newbury, Newburyport, Rowley, and Ipswich. Most of the southern part of Plum Island is devoted to the Parker River National Wildlife Refuge, a sanctuary for more than 300 species of resident and migratory birds as well as a wide array of mammals, insects, fish, reptiles, and amphibians. The refuge offers a variety of educational and recreational activities, such as surf fishing, wildlife photography, nature tours, and hunting opportunities.

Plum Island Accommodations Are Diverse and Plentiful

While the southern part of Plum Island is home to an endless array of wildlife, the northern chunk of the island is largely residential. Plum Island beach homes come in all shapes and sizes, from tiny cottages to large oceanfront abodes. If you're looking for North Boston lodging, Plum Island is a place you're sure to find your dream getaway.

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