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Recent Massachusetts property reviews

  • Beautiful accomadation!

    "We are at this moment staying in the windmill untill friday the 3rd of Aug. The surroundings are wonderful and you can walk to the town and beach. The windmill is just adoreable. It is quite small but i had enough space with my two daughters. There is no micro wave but a cooker and big fridge.The garden is nice too and the bed is very confortable. I would really recommend it to everyone, just perfect!"
    Guest: Caroline v. Date of Stay: July 2012 Review Submitted: August 1, 2012
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  • Perfection

    "We have just come back from a week at Roosevelt Cottage. We had a spectacular week in an incredibly well equipped home. There were 8 of us and everyone always found just the right spot for a quiet chat, or a comfy chair for reading. The view from the porch was breathtaking during sunsets, rain storms or sunny days. In short a perfect spot."
    Guest: Meg M. Date of Stay: July 2011 Review Submitted: August 7, 2011
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  • Great privacy-Wonderful Home!!

    "This home is located on a large and very private lot in Chilmark, but very close to W. Tisbury, so the general store is only minutes away. There is a great outdoor shower, bouy swing, and a fire pit for relaxing after a long day. The bedrooms are all very spacious and well equipped, and kitchen is beautiful. The 3rd floor has a huge open room with a bath-perfect for large groups. Wonderful home for a family! Owners are very nice and attentive to any needs which may arise. We hope to return soon! Don't miss the pizza at Chilmark General Store and Menemsha!"
    Guest: Tony Date of Stay: July 2012 Review Submitted: August 19, 2012
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  • A Cape Cod Gem

    "The cabin slept six adults quite comfortably. I loved the privacy and the proximity to the pond. The view from the deck is outstanding. Not for those looking for luxury, but was perfect for a relaxing low key week on the Cape!"
    Guest: Martha S. Date of Stay: August 2013 Review Submitted: August 21, 2013
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Massachusetts Travel Tips

Choice Massachusetts Vacation Houses

In Massachusetts, you can choose from a wide variety of vacation homes. Many of the rentals in the major cities such as Boston are apartments. Many of these are conveniently located near the city center and major tourist attractions. In Boston, there are also several houseboats available as rental homes. Cape Cod beach rentals are situated along some of the country's most beloved coastline for the perfect summer vacation. In the smaller towns and more rural areas, you may find some magnificent old Victorian-style homes available for rent. Often these are furnished with antiques and restored in a way that reflects their former glory. In some of the smaller villages, you may find quaint cottages set along a country lane or tucked among the trees. Warm fireplaces tend to keep them cozy and comfortable furnishings make you feel right at home. Whether you are planning a romantic getaway or cultural sightseeing tour, you can almost certainly find a vacation home to suit your personal style and budget.

Activities and Attractions near Massachusetts Cottages

Depending on where in Massachusetts you are staying, there are many attractions and activities. If you enjoy history, you can spend hours browsing the museums in Boston and surrounding areas. Even the smaller inland towns often have historical societies that maintain local museums. If you enjoy the outdoors then head to the mountain regions in the north or east. Here you can explore miles of mountain trails. There are both hiking and mountain biking routes so you can choose your favorite activity. In the winter months, you can head to some of the best ski resorts in New England and enjoy the top-quality ski runs available.

People Who Enjoy History Will Like Visiting Massachusetts

Many visitors to Massachusetts are from other major cities on the East Coast. It is conveniently located close enough to the big cities to be the ideal weekend break destination. It is a state with a rich cultural and historical heritage. Anyone who has an interest in American history will find it a fascination place to visit. There are numerous museums which detail various aspects of American life including art, writing, military history and constitutional history. There are also several battle sites and historic landmarks where famous personalities stayed and lived. It is also a state that is scenically very beautiful and for this reason, it attracts many artists and photographers. The fall colors are particularly striking in the autumn months. Boston is a cultural and academic hub of the nation. There is one of the highest concentrations of universities and colleges in the Boston Metropolitan area. Anyone with an academic interest will love visiting the college libraries and campuses.

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