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Welcome to paradise! Enjoy gorgeous sunsets nightly.

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Last updated: 09/18/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Plan a relaxing Fall Getaway. Enjoy local activities, cuisine and charm while you stay at this serene house right in the bay.

BayWatch includes a private beach, spectacular water views and a fresh, casual decor! Just 10 minutes from Cape Charles.

This recently-built three level home has unparalleled views of the Chesapeake Bay. Windows stretch across the bay-side of the house so the view can be enjoyed in the living areas, master bedroom and second bedroom. There isn't a bad seat in the house! We have made an effort to provide every amenity in a well-appointed, comfortable setting. And you can't beat being only steps from a white sand beach!

1st Floor/Main level: 1 queen bedroom, full bath
2nd Floor: Master bedroom with king, bedroom with 2 twins, full bath
Ground Floor: 2 sets of bunk beds, half bath
Towels and 400 thread-count bed linens are provided at the beginning of your stay.

Bring toys! You can kayak, sail, fish, ride bikes, waterski, jet ski, tube, or visit the sandbar that stretches out a few hundred yards from the shore. Relax on the private stretch of beach where you won't see a soul.

If you have a boat, a community ramp in a tidal inlet is only 100 yards away. Or you can use the free, full-service, public boat ramp/marina in Cape Charles. Then drive your boat around to Smith Beach and tie up on one of our pilings. Lots to do or just relax!

There are many spots to enjoy the views, breezes and sunshine. Take a cooler and chair down to the beach and relax on the sand with the bay lapping at your feet. At sunset, sit on our aloha deck overhanging the bluff to take in the gorgeous colors as the sun retreats for another day. You can also lounge on the house-side deck while you put some shrimp on the grill from one of the local seafood markets. If you need a break from the sun or want to make the most of the cooling breezes, perch on the porch--morning, noon or night it's a lovely spot.

Beyond the beach, there are dunes to hike nearby, antiquing, kayak excursions, charter boats, fishing and more. There are also a number of dining options within 15 minutes: Mexican, Southern cooking, seafood, Pub fare, pizza, coffee house/cafe, Chinese carry-out and diners. You can also get seafood from the local seafood market, or prime meats from the local butcher and fix yourself a gourmet meal while you enjoy the views. For your convenience there is a Food Lion, Dollar Store, ABC liquor store and pharmacy nearby.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    2nd floor...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    main level...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

    2nd flloor...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 4 twin/ single

    ground level...moreless

  • All our high quality beds are made up with luxurious 400 thread count linens. On the ground level, there is a bunk room with two sets of bunk beds--great for kids! You can bring sleeping bags and we also provide sheets, pillows and comforters if you want to make them up....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    main level...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, tub

    second floor...moreless

  • Bathroom 4: shower

    outside...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, outdoor shower

    ground level...moreless

  • Bath towels provided. Ground level half bath is ideal from those quick breaks when you're on the beach! Just outside there is an outside shower. There nothing like showering in the fresh air and sunshine. It is also a great way to wash the sand off yourself and kids. A spacious 6'x6' enclosed space, there is plenty of room to hang your towel and clothes and they won't get wet!...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Shallow water extends a long way and is ideal for young children. You can enjoy the beach while they make sand castles, hunt for shells or chase seagulls. There are two pilings in the water in front of our property for tying up your boat. A free community boat ramp is approx. 100 yds down the street. There is room on our property to park your trailer. The kitchen has all amenities. Washer and dryer are located on the ground level. There is a landline phone for local calls and it has free long distance since cell phone coverage can be spotty. Chairs are provided for the Lido Deck (porch), but you will need your own beach chairs....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys:

    beach/sand toys for children and a kayak for bigger kids and grown ups....moreless

  • VCR
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities

Attractions

  • Bay/Sound
  • Churches
  • Festivals
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Beachfront
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    Free wifi...moreless

  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided:

    Bath towels are provided, but bring your own beach towels....moreless

  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

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

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway To Water
  • Wood Deck
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Fall 2016
Aug 28 - Oct 21, 2016
2 night min stay
$225
Late Fall-Winter 2016-17
Oct 22 - Mar 17, 2017
2 night min stay
$195
Spring 2017
Mar 18 - Jun 23, 2017
2 night min stay
$225
Summer 2017
Jun 24 - Aug 26, 2017
7 night min stay

$2,000
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$225

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Property Damage Protection $79
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500

Notes:

Contact owner for weekly rates in Spring and Fall.

Rental rate is all inclusive of bed and bath linens, cleaning, taxes,and processing fee. It DOES NOT include a refundable security deposit of $500. Payments can also be made trough PayPal or by check. Contact the owner for details.


Owner's cancellation policy:

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


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Location

43 Miles
Nearest Airport
Norfolk International Airport
8 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Kelly's Gingernut Pub
8 Miles
Nearest Golf
Baycreek Country Club
3 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Rt. 13 Lankford Highway
4 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Don Valerio's

Car: Necessary

Smith Beach is located in Eastville, VA on the southern-most tip of the Eastern Shore, known for it quiet beauty and access to both the bay and ocean. Smith Beach is a private beach on the Chesapeake Bay where you can enjoy every water sport and gorgeous sunsets. Dotted with cottages, you can swim, sail, kayak, motor boat, fish, bird-watch, walk in nearby dune reserve, or just relax on the fine sand. You can also visit Cape Charles just 10 minutes away with restaurants, a full-service marina, fishing pier, public beach, shops and bike rentals. There you will also find Bay Creek Resort and Club with signature golf courses from Arnold Palmer and Jack Nicklaus, and a world-class marina offering access to the bay and the ocean. Kiptopeke State Park is 15 minutes to the south. Travel 30 min. north to charming Onancock with much to do. Chincoteague is less than an hour away--the perfect day trip to see the wild ponies and other attractions. You can also cross the bridge-tunnel to Virginia Beach (45 min) and all it has to offer.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2010

About the owner: After years of renting cottages on Smith Beach, we built his property 6 years ago. Smith Beach and the Eastern Shore is a very special place I have been coming to all my life. My husband and I began bringing our children when they were babies to splash in the warm shallow water and play in the sand. They have grown up coming every summer, bringing friends, enjoying the water, sun and local activities. It is now a family tradition and we hope that you will come and discover what we love so much about Smith Beach and the Eastern Shore of Virginia!

The Unique Benefits at this House:
There aren't many places where your have your own 100 feet of private beach that is safe and quiet for children of all ages, where you have a clean, comfortably furnished and affordable home, and where you face west and enjoy stunning sunsets almost nightly. This combined with the many local activities, seafood and charm of the Easter Shore, makes for a one-of-a-kind retreat any time of year.


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Speaks: english

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  • Welcome to paradise! Enjoy gorgeous sunsets nightly.

    Welcome to paradise! Enjoy gorgeous sunsets nightly.

  • Bayside of house with deck and walkway.

    Bayside of house with deck and walkway.

  • Aerial view of Smith Beach. Our lot is almost to the end where it turns.

    Aerial view of Smith Beach. Our lot is almost to the end where it turns.

  • Lounge area where you can sit, relax  and enjoy the view.

    Lounge area where you can sit, relax and enjoy the view.

  • Coral Room on the main level, Queen bed. A calm and cool retreat.

    Coral Room on the main level, Queen bed. A calm and cool retreat.

  • Margarita Room, twin beds on 2nd Floor with a water view.

    Margarita Room, twin beds on 2nd Floor with a water view.

  • Our outside shower is ideal for rinsing off the sand.

    Our outside shower is ideal for rinsing off the sand.

  • Our private beach, facing south, space for sunning, volleyball and sand castles.

    Our private beach, facing south, space for sunning, volleyball and sand castles.

  • View from the upper level--boats, water, sandbar, wildlife.

    View from the upper level--boats, water, sandbar, wildlife.

  • Lido Deck and main entrance to house as seen from the street.

    Lido Deck and main entrance to house as seen from the street.

  • Only 10 minutes away, charming Cape Charles has lots to offer.

    Only 10 minutes away, charming Cape Charles has lots to offer.

  • Enjoy the activity in Cape Charles marina.

    Enjoy the activity in Cape Charles marina.

  • Dig your toes I to the soft sand of Smith Beach.

    Dig your toes I to the soft sand of Smith Beach.

  • Step down from the Aloha deck to the beach and create your own tropical paradise

    Step down from the Aloha deck to the beach and create your own tropical paradise

  • Take a break from the beach and watch a movie or play a game in the family room.

    Take a break from the beach and watch a movie or play a game in the family room.

  • Open kitchen has all the amenities.

    Open kitchen has all the amenities.

  • The Captain's Room, with King bed, a serene escape with expansive water views.

    The Captain's Room, with King bed, a serene escape with expansive water views.

  • Bunk Room, ground level, is ideal for young crew members. A 1/2 bath is nearby.

    Bunk Room, ground level, is ideal for young crew members. A 1/2 bath is nearby.

  • Walkway from house to Aloha Deck and the bay beyond.

    Walkway from house to Aloha Deck and the bay beyond.

  • View to the north as seen from the house, porch and decks.

    View to the north as seen from the house, porch and decks.

  • Enjoy watching the boat traffic or go out the to sand bar.

    Enjoy watching the boat traffic or go out the to sand bar.

  • Community boat ramp only 100 yds away.

    Community boat ramp only 100 yds away.

  • Love sculpture on Cape Charles's beach

    Love sculpture on Cape Charles's beach

  • Gorgeous sunsets to cap off perfect days at the beach.

    Gorgeous sunsets to cap off perfect days at the beach.

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    8
  • Bedrooms
    4
  • Bathrooms
    2.5
  • Property type
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Speaks: english
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  • Calendar last updated 09/18/2016

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