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Falmouth- Steps to Surf Drive Ocean Beach-quiet Cul De Sac Cottage

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,500 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

3 bedrooms, sleeps 8, two full bathrooms, WIFI, and outdoor shower

Best getaway for families and/or golfers. 23 Thomas Circle has 3 bedrooms (4 twin beds and 1 double bed, double futon in living room), 2 bathrooms, sleeps 7-8. Steps to Ocean Beach (Surf Drive) with views of Martha's Vineyard from Beach from this side-by-side two-story duplex on a cul de sac. Wifi and internet, air conditioning, deck and patio, grill, patio furniture, and quiet fenced in yard.

Swimming area and lessons for kids, life guards, concession stand, changing rooms, and shower;

A short stroll to quaint Falmouth Village with its shops, Carousel, Playground, ice cream/candy, bowling/games, movie night on the green, Thursday band on the Harbor, and restaurants. short distance to bike path and Martha's Vineyard ferry.

We love the ocean breeze while taking a jog along the beach or bike trail. Close to Island Queen Ferry at Falmouth Harbor. Landing at harbor for boats.

Bike to Woods Hole on the Shining Sea Bike Trail. Untouched by commercialism (no MacDonalds or Burger Kings), the WHOI (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute) has much to offer. The Ocean Science Exhibit Center, the small aquarium and seal pool, are always a delight for the kids. The hands on crustacian exhibit is also fascinating! Captain Kidd on the docks is our favorite restaurant. Lunch with the kids is at the Woods Hole rooftop market overlooking the Harbor.

More Details

Property Manager
Richard or Carla Thomas
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
November 18, 2017

About Richard or Carla Thomas

We have owned the cottage for 23 years. I am a teacher and have spent summers here for all 23. The kids are grown and gone, so now we have a doodle! His name is Ozzie and you may see him if you spend a week at 23 Thomas Circle.

Why Richard or Carla Thomas chose Falmouth

Walking and biking distance to anything you may need. You won't need to travel anywhere once you arrive. Ocean breezes everyday. So close to the ocean, we hear the surf at night.

What makes this cottage unique

Fenced in yard for small children and child safe street. So many great memories with our family here. Our favorite place in the world!


Falmouth Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
  • Village
  • Family
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Safe
  • Telephone
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - outdoor shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , 2 twin/ single
  • Two bedrooms on first floor, third larger bedroom on second floor. Clean and well kept.
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Walkway to Water
  • 4 garden chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


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Great family vacation spot!

  • 4 of 5

House had everything we needed. Very close to beach, no need to drive there. Village is quaint and adorable. We will be returning for sure.

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
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Simply Beautiful!

  • 5 of 5

Beach, Amazing Restaurants and Salt air !!!

Highly recommend

  • Submitted: Mar 21, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great location. Great place. Great vacation.

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here with our 3 young kids. The beach, which is steps away, has a small inlet, perfect for our children to get comfortable being in the water and to search for shells and hermit crabs. The house has an outside shower which is a must when coming back from the beach. Our family of five, was very comfortable in this nice cape cod home in a quiet neighborhood. The town is around the corner - cute shops, and good restaurants. There is even a playground and a carousel which was great for the kids.

Carla and Dick, the owners were wonderful and very accommodating. Wouldn't want to vacation anywhere else and looking forward to our trip next year!

  • Submitted: Mar 12, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2016
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Nearest Airport
30 Miles
TF. Green
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Falmouth Village and shopping
Nearest Train
2 Miles
Bus Station in Town
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Rte 28
Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles
Surf Drive Beach (flip flop steps away)
Car: not necessary

Other Activities: 45 minute Ferry ride to visit Martha's Vinyard, dining room Movie Theater, Woods Hole Aquarium, Family Bowling


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
Cleaning $0

Sept 4 to Oct 1 rates are reduced $200 per night for weekend nights
Oct.2- Dec 2 rates are further reduced to $190 per night for weekend nights; $800 weekly; and $1500 per month.

Please leave the cottage in the same clean condition you found it to avoid cleaning costs. Please leave kitchen clean and empty of all food and trash.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.