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Close to the beach. Private Heaven

Bedrooms 3
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 0 - 90 nights


About the property

2 + bedrooms, 1 bathroom, outside shower, private garden

My sunny and light south facing cottage is a charming retreat. It has a very private garden and is furnished with my family antiques from England. It is a walk to the beach and to the village. It has 2+ bedrooms, 1 bathroom, a kitchen-dining room with french doors onto a patio under an awning. The large laundry room has a murphy bed and can be used to sleep a guest. Other amenities include wifi, mainly window air conditioning, an outdoor shower, a grill and luxurious teak loungers with thick white cushions. RR#: 16-49

Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 22, 2018

About Charlotte


I grew up in Kenya and Zimbabwe, worked as an Art Director in London and New York and now work and live in Amagansett for most of the year. In the summer I travel and visit my family who are mostly in the UK. I love Amagansett. I think its the nicest of the hamlets with its lovely square and is so close to the stunningly gorgeous beach.

Charlotte purchased this cottage in 2003

Why Charlotte chose Amagansett

This cottage is my home and I fell for it the moment the broker showed it to me as a rental. I waited for my son to came home from school to see if he would like it too. He came in, went upstairs to what became his bedroom and said emphatically "Yes!" It is a lovely cottage and everyone who visits loves it. It is full of light through all the french windows on the south side and has a very private garden. It has a very peaceful and friendly atmosphere, a prefect getaway.

What makes this cottage unique

It's charming and light with antique furniture and very comfortable beds. The garden is very private with nice garden furniture and an outside shower for when you return andy from the beach


Amagansett Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • brand new bath tub with shower and curtain, nicely tiled area for the wash basin and mirror, and toilet.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Looks onto the very private garden
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , Upstairs, under a sloping roof
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , Very comfortable double Murphy bed. Laundry is in here
  • Queen size bed (1) in main bedroom downstairs. Full size bed (1) in upstairs bedroom (fairly steep stairs) Full size bed (1) in back room with french doors. The washer and dryer are in this room.
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible ...
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
The housekeeper, who has been with me for twenty years, comes once a week. Please pay her $100.


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Close to the beach. Private Heaven
average rating of 5.0 based on 4 reviews

A peaceful sunny haven

  • 5 of 5

Charlotte's cottage is beautiful, bright and spacious with a wonderful garden full of trees and plants. I needed a bit of quiet time and fresh air after working in the city and this cottage was everything I'd hoped, I had such a relaxing stay!

  • Submitted: Sep 1, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Phoebe, Thank you for your lovely review. I really enjoyed having you as a tenant. And I really appreciated the care you took to leave my cottage so clean and tidy. You were a perfect tenant. Thank you. Best wishes, Charlotte
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Absolutely Wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I absolutely loved it!! Sleeps 6 comfortably - with 2 showers, a huge open kitchen, and large yard. Cozy and romantic (when it was just 2 of us) - but comfortably accommodated 7, when we offered our families to join us. Will absolutely rent again!

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for looking after my cottage so beautifully. You were wonderful tenants leaving my cottage in perfect condition which I really appreciate. I would certainly welcome you back and recommend you as tenants to anyone. Best wishes, Charlotte
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Absolutely Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

I cannot say enough wonderful things about this cottage, or the owner renting it to us (Charlotte). My husband and I rented the property for June and July, having not seen it in person - but liking the pictures we saw posted on this website. And I have to say, it is even better in person. We especially like the open kitchen, the bedrooms (all 3 are so nice that our guests struggle to decide which to take), and the beautiful backyard.

As the owner, Charlotte has been immediately responsive to any questions we've had - and the staff she has come clean, and take out the trash are incredibly kind, hardworking, and do a wonderful job keeping the place spotless.

I'm a nurse, whose hours this August (I'm working every weekend) prohibit us from staying through the end of summer. But somebody should jump on this gem! We are already planning our return in 2018!

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Abbey and Hunter, It has been such a pleasure to have you in my cottage and thank you for the lovely review. You have been model tenants and so very pleasant in all communications. I could not be more delighted that you would like to return next year. Thank you and best wishes, Charlotte
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A perfect cottage getaway only a short stroll from the beach!

  • 5 of 5

Last summer, we rented this lovely cottage for the season while renovating our house nearby. It turned out to be a magical getaway. The house is a lovely oasis minutes from both the beach and town. If we didn’t have our own house, this is the type of place I could see going back to year after year.

  • Submitted: Feb 3, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you A. It was great pleasure having you as a tenant and really nice to return home and find that you had taken such good care of my cottage. Thanks again.
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Car: recommended


My Amagansett Cottage is a walk to the beach. The Amagansett village offers a diversity of shops, antique shops, an excellent free library with a variety of events, Miss Amelia's 1725 cottage, yoga and gyms, Hampton Chutney for a dosa and more in Amagansett's central square, Mary's Marvelous for your beach picnic, Sotta Sopra for dining, just a few among many other fine eateries and Amagansett Wines for a world class selection.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning per week $480
Refundable damage deposit $2,648
Utilities+ garbage pick $1,327

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.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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