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Last updated: 11/03/2016
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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Sleeps:7
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:1.5
  • Property type:Cottage
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Enjoy your own private beach, views of the Bay, and spectacular sunsets in this delightful 3 bedroom cottage on West Island which comfortably sleeps seven. Bask in the afternoon sunlight, spectacular sunsets, and views of the water from the West-facing dining room and living rooms. A large grassy front lawn which also overlooks the water is the perfect location for outdoor dining, and a sandy area separated from the water provides a wealth of activities for adults and children alike, from horseshoes to building sandcastles. Grill fresh local seafood and corn on the cob as you take in the views of the Bay and the Elizabeth Islands.

The master bedroom is a new addition with cathedral ceilings, skylight, and ceiling fan. It also features a Queen sized bed and new dresser, nightstand, and armoire. The second bedroom was recently outfitted with a new bunk bed which sports a full mattress below and a twin mattress above. A daybed with trundle converts to two twin beds in the evening for additional sleeping accommodations. The main bathroom is also new, and features a large tub and shower with 10 foot ceilings. The kitchen is fully furnished with all new appliances, cookware, dishes, and utensils.

There is parking for 2 cars in the driveway as well as additional on-street parking. The beach is a perfect location to launch your ocean kayak for a pleasant trip around the island, or for small boats and windsurfing. Earl’s Marina and Hoppy’s Landing, right down the street on Causeway Road, are more suited for larger vessels.

The cottage also now has free wireless internet service and free nationwide phone calls!

Keywords: House, Beach House, Cottage, Waterfront, Private, Beach, Island, Oceanfront, Ocean, Bay

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Owner

Member since: 2010

Speaks: english, french
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 70%
Calendar last updated: 11/03/2016

Property Type

  • Cottage

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 7

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Library

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • Sight Seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Oceanfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Long Distance
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Outdoor Grill
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Off Season
Oct 15 - Dec 31, 2016
3 night min stay
$350
$1,500 $2,000
Off Season
Jan 1 - Apr 28, 2017
3 night min stay
$350
$1,500 $2,000
Spring
Apr 29 - Jun 2, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,800
Summer 1
Jun 3 - Jun 30, 2017
7 night min stay

$2,000
July 4th
Jul 1 - Jul 8, 2017
7 night min stay

$2,500
Summer2
Jul 9 - Sep 1, 2017
7 night min stay

$2,000
Labor Day
Sep 2 - Sep 8, 2017
7 night min stay

$2,500
Fall
Sep 9 - Oct 13, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,800
Off Season
Oct 14 - Apr 28, 2018
3 night min stay
$350
$1,500 $2,000
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Half of payment is due upon reservation of property. Remainder of payment plus check of $500 for damage protection is due one month prior to arrival. Damage deposit will be returned if property is left in condition of initial occupancy.


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Last updated: 11/03/2016
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Location

Sunbathe and swim from your own private beach while your children collect rocks, shells, and discover the ocean wildlife in the low tide sandbar of this protected bayside beach. Explore nearby pristine wooded conservation land via nature trails which lead to hidden beaches and coves. Grill dinner, relax, and soak in the sunset at the end of the day from this westward facing beachfront cottage.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1970

About the owner: Gloria and her family purchased this property when the two older children were ages 1 and 2. They lived here year-round for many years, and then summered on West Island after the two younger children were born. Over the years, the family has made renovations to the home, which now includes a larger master bedroom and a spacious new bathroom. While Gloria's children are grown and living near Providence and Boston, they still come back to West Island every summer with their own children to enjoy the ocean and the activities of their childhood. They also enjoy ocean kayaking and biking on West Island and they moor their boats at Earl's Marina on Causeway Road, which links West island to Mainland Fairhaven.


Contact us

Speaks: english, french
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 70%
Calendar last updated: 11/03/2016

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Photos

  • Beach at High Tide

    Beach at High Tide

  • Roadside Yard

    Roadside Yard

  • Oceanside Dining Area

    Oceanside Dining Area

  • Sandy Area of Beach

    Sandy Area of Beach

  • Hoppy's Landing and Earl's Marina

    Hoppy's Landing and Earl's Marina

  • Kitchen and Dining Room

    Kitchen and Dining Room

  • Serving Nook

    Serving Nook

  • High Rise Bedroom

    High Rise Bedroom

  • Bathroom

    Bathroom

  • Laundry Closet

    Laundry Closet

  • Sandy Area and View toward Elizabeth Islands

    Sandy Area and View toward Elizabeth Islands

  • Roadside Entrance

    Roadside Entrance

  • Oceanside Entrance, Table, Grill, and Storage

    Oceanside Entrance, Table, Grill, and Storage

  • View of Sconticut Neck

    View of Sconticut Neck

  • Shell and Rock Collecting

    Shell and Rock Collecting

  • View of Kitchen and Living Room

    View of Kitchen and Living Room

  • Seaside View from Kitchen

    Seaside View from Kitchen

  • Bunk Bedroom

    Bunk Bedroom

  • Queen Bedroom

    Queen Bedroom

  • Bathroom

    Bathroom

  • Lavette

    Lavette

  • Sunset View From Cottage and Beach

    Sunset View From Cottage and Beach

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This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Wednesday, November 30, 2016

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