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Eastern Point/Rocky Neck Beach Bungalow (Newly Renovated)

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms + Office, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 6)

1 MINUTE WALK TO BEACH!!!!

EASTERN POINT/GLOUCESTER: Niles Beach/Rocky Neck Artist Colony

Bright ,sunny and newly renovated bungalow w/all new kitchen/breakfast bar and bath sleeps 6 comfortably, 7 maximum. 100 steps to tranquill Niles Beach (a great family beach or a beach to enjoy a good book) on Gloucester's outer harbor, water is calm and a few degrees warmer than Good Harbor beach side, GREAT FOR CHILDREN.

This newly renovated bungalow has plank hardwood floors with nice peaks of Niles Beach, the harbor and beautiful sunsets. It was just completley remodeled and full of nice pastel ocean color and decor for summer. The house has three new bedrooms and an additional nursery room. rm 1: 3 twins, rm 2: full, rm 3: queen. 1st floor is a comfortable living room w/sectional sofa, a well equipped kitchen w/breakfast bar and attached dining room. Outside is a mahogany wrap around porch w/new 'gingerbread' railing, trellised patio, outdoor dining area and BBQ grill.

The house is located walking distance to America's oldest working art colony, Rocky Neck and its galleries, restaurants, an ice cream parlor are a relaxing 5 min walk from house. It is a great place to pass the evening away and also has a summer theater w/wonderful plays.

The pillared entry of exclusive Eastern Point is also a two minute walk from the house where one can walk, jog or bike on its quiet roads and paths and admire the design and architecture of Gloucester's most exclusive homes, or birdwatch on its Audubon sanctuaries. Downtown Gloucester and Good Harbor Beach are both a short 5 minute drive away.

Come to 'OUR ISLAND'...AND ENJOY!!

Keywords: House/cottage

More Details

Owner
John O'Hara
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
June 29, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had our first visit to Gloucester and decided to stay away from the packed beaches of Good Harbor and Wingarsheek and enjoyed the much less crowded more peaceful Niles Beach. Its a cute beach w/tranquil waters and soft sand and is a very short minute walk from house, very convenient!

The house seems like new as it was just renovated and the bedrooms were clean uncluttered and each bed had a bath & beach towel, very nice! Two of the bedrooms have nice peaks of beach and ocean and very bright. The bathroom is clean w/a full bath and the stacked washer/dryer is handy. We loved the new kitchen and breakfast bar, so handy to feed the kids and have a casual snack. The living room is comfortable and we loved the Smart Tv and great cable package.

Outdoors the wrap around farmer porch allowed us to watch the people pass by in front and privacy for dining on side. The Weber gas BBQ works great and is clean. We loved the quiet neighborhood and walking to Rocky Neck to dine or just stroll the many galleries and boutiques. Im very impressed w/the area and city of Gloucester and found this property to be one of the best values in town.
Jun 2016
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Amenities

Gloucester House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Ocean View
General:
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1), Child Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rock climbing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

4/5 -
(2 traveler reviews)

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Eastern Point/Rocky Neck Beach Bungalow (Newly Renovated)
average rating of 4.0 based on 10 reviews
Chicago, USA
4

Sweet little cottage - right next to a busier street than I thought

  • 4 of 5

The overall impression of the house was really great, cute little cottage, fully equipped, we didn't miss anything. Three spacious bedrooms and even one extra room (great for suitcases and other stuff)!

The only downside for us was the street:

We stayed with our two kids (2 and 4y), so the street really scared me. It was much busier than I expected from just looking at the map. A lot of motorcycles and loud cruisers on the weekend.

John is great, very easy going. Trying to sell the house though, Maybe already sold it? So, be quick if you want to rent it ;)

Ulla

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Great Location and no-fuss vacationing!

  • 4 of 5

Cottage has two double beds in separate rooms and three twins in one comfortable space. There is also a small breezy area that we could leave the dog gated in without worry. Kitchen comes fully stocked (might want to bring a bigger coffee pot) and there are towels and linens for all. All hardwood floors make for easy sweep out care and great porch, grilling and private outdoor eating area complete the package. The cottage is close to the street and you have to cross to get to the sidewalk, but Niles Beach is a quick walk around the corner. This beach is wonderful for swimming and the surf is calm for small children. Location is perfect for long walks to Eastern Point lighthouse one way and Rocky Neck art colony the other. Parking is tight for two-three cars but we were able to use the public parking (~1/2 mile away) at Rocky Neck for two gatherings during our stay. Overall-well worth the price and can't beat the location.

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Gloucester House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer
Jun 24 2017 - Aug 26 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,275
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$2,275
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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