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Beautiful sunset overlooking Barnstable Harbor and Sandy Neck Beach in the distance

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Last updated: 07/29/2016
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

****** RELAX & STAY BY THE BAY ****** SUNSET BAY COTTAGE
Your perfect vacation awaits you in our newly renovated three bedroom cape located in historic Yarmouth Port. Tucked away in a lovely neighborhood off of Rt 6A, Our home sits on Great Marshes that looks out to Barnstable harbor and Sandy Neck beach. Relax on the adirondack chairs in the spacious back yard while viewing the breathtaking sunsets and the whale watching boat in the harbor. (Cape Cod Bay is the only location on the East Coast where you can view the sun setting over the ocean). Enjoy a quiet and child safe neighborhood with access to conservation trails only 50 feet away for a 15 minute walk to beautiful Gray’s Beach also know as Bass Hole.

ENTERTAIN IN A NEW KITCHEN complete with granite countertops, cherry cabinets, stainless steel appliances, recessed lighting, and hardwood flooring. Well stocked to make your meals at home more enjoyable.

THE DINING AREA overlooks the peaceful marsh and is open to the family room. The china cabinet is stocked with additional dishes and glassware to make entertaining a breeze. The table has a leaf that can comfortably accommodate a party of 8.

THE FAMILY ROOM has a high-end leather sofa and two oversized comfortable chairs to relax in after a fun-filled day. There is a 46'' flat screen television, DVD player, games, a fireplace, and sliders to the large deck overlooking the marshview.

THE LARGE DECK has a custom made wood trestle table with an umbrella, chairs, & bench. Two steps down is the large professional stainless grille for cooking while surrounded by nature and salt air breezes. A 100 lb propane tank is included to ensure that you never run out while cooking. An amazing marsh view can be seen from the deck. Two adirondack chairs and a side table are located in the yard for taking in the breathtaking ocean view and sunsets.

THE SPACIOUS KING MASTER BEDROOM is located on the first floor and beautifully furnished with new coastal themed furniture and 32'' flat screen tv. Upstairs are two bedrooms, one with a queen bed, armoir, and walk-in closet and the other with a twin and pull out trundle. The bedrooms are tastefully decorated with fresh designer linens,new mattresses,new furniture, and new lamps. The hallways have doors to close off the stairs and main living area to keep noise to a minimum in the bedrooms allowing early birds to sleep peacefully and night owls to sleep late. New carpeting installed throughout. There is a full bathroom located on each floor and central a/c.

CHECKOUT OUR PROPERTY NEXT DOOR which is also available for a unique rental opportunity to share all the amenities offered by both homes. https://www.homeaway.com/3936094

ADDITIONAL AMMENTIES include Kayaks, life vests, bicycles, helmets, beach chairs, towels, cooler on wheels, hair dryer in each bathroom, and iron/ironing board. All bed linens are provided and are laundered at no additional cost as we provide this as a service to our guests. Bath and beach towels are also provided and towel laundering is offered for a fee if needed. You do not have to decide this ahead of time and can let us know on your day of departure. We want you to feel pampered!

A PERFECT LOCATION IN A PERFECT SETTING
Nature trails are easily accessed only 50 ft away for a 15 minute walk to Grey's Beach also known as Bass Hole. You can stroll the boardwalk that stretches 868 feet into a salt marsh over the bass river. Gray’s beach offers a playground, picnic area, boat launch, beach with lifeguards, and free parking. Here's what visitors are saying: http://www.tripadvisor.com/Attraction_Review-g41955-d208266-Reviews-Gray_s_Beach-Yarmouth_Port_Cape_Cod_Massachusetts.html.

Walk or bike to the neighborhood ice cream shop, village store, or newly renovated playground only minutes away. You will be conveniently located with easy access to the pristine bay beaches of Dennis which are only a 15-minute drive down Rt. 6A. Bike, walk, or drive to Dennis pond which is 1 mile away and is one of Cape Cod's cleanest freshwater ponds. Enjoy kayaking, fishing, swimming, or just relaxing on the beach which has lifeguards on duty during the weekend. Four kayaks & life vests are provided but guests are responsible for transporting them to desired waterways. Four bicycles and helmets are also available for exploring the nature trails, neighborhood, and bike trails. The neighborhood playground has been renovated in June 2015.

Visit downtown Hyannis, just 15 minutes away, where there is always something fun to do for any age. It boasts eclectic and fun museums, library, carousel, art galleries, boutiques, pubs, fine restaurants, nightclubs, ice cream parlors, coffeehouses, bookstores, harbor cruises, and the ferries to Nantucket and Martha's vineyard.
Experience the quieter side of cape cod. Scenic route 6A is chock full of antique shops and some of New England’s finest boutiques. The tree-lined winding road will bring you to many of the area’s finest restaurants while passing through some of america’s oldest villages.

“Landscapes, like beauty, may well be colored by the eye of the beholder, but steering along tree-shaded route 6a on a mild summer day, with blue inlets of cape cod bay on one side and white picket-fenced houses on the other, I’m tempted to conclude this may be the most appealing stretch of america I know.”
–Jonathan Kandell, Smithsonian Magazine, April 2005


Keywords: Cape Cod vacation, Cape Cod vacation rental, vacation rental, Grays Beach, close to Grays Beach, walk to Grays Beach, Gray's Beach, Bass Hole, Gray's Beach boardwalk, Bass Hole boardwalk, ocean view, beach view, Sandy Neck beach, Barnstable Harbor, Sandy Neck Lighthouse, nature trails, conservation trails, hiking, biking, kayaking, sunsets, Great Marshes, Great Marsh, Yarmouth Port, fall getaway, girl's weekend, golfing, Sunset Bay Cottage, Yarmouth Port playground

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25 years old...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered
  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    No ramps provided but first floor bedroom and bathroom....moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

  • Master Bedroom: 1 king

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  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

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  • Two additional twin mattresses are also available which are perfect for an occasional overnight guest. If you are in need of accommodations for additional guests, we own the property next door (property id# 3936094) which sleeps 8 or create a unique opportunity and rent side by side properties sharing all the amenities that are offered by both homes....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • First Floor Bathroom: toilet, shower

    Newly Renovated...moreless

  • 2nd Floor Bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower

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Other Amenities

  • CHECKOUT OUR PROPERTY NEXT DOOR If you are in need of accommodations for additional guests, we own the property next door (property id# 3936094) which sleeps 8 or create a unique opportunity and rent side by side properties sharing all the amenities that are offered by both homes....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Books & many magazine titles to choose from....moreless

  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television:

    32' Flat screen in master bedroom 46' Flat screen in family room...moreless

  • Toys:

    Sand toys, shovels & buckets....moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Bay/Sound
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Festivals
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Water Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Beach View:

    Bordering Great Marshes looking out to Sandy Neck Beach, Barnstable Harbor, and Sandy Neck Lighthouse in the distance. Peeks of the Sandy Neck lighthouse can be seen from the upstairs twin bedroom....moreless

  • Near The Ocean:

    One mile by trails & 1.5 miles by road to Gray's Beach....moreless

  • Ocean View:

    Bordering Great Marshes looking out to Sandy Neck Beach, Barnstable Harbor, and Sandy Neck Lighthouse in the distance. Peeks of the Sandy Neck lighthouse can be seen from the upstairs twin bedroom....moreless

  • Water View:

    Bordering Great Marshes looking out to Sandy Neck Beach, Barnstable Harbor, and Sandy Neck Lighthouse in the distance. Peeks of the Sandy Neck lighthouse can be seen from the upstairs twin bedroom....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Paragliding
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining:

    Dining table can comfortably accomodate 8 people with extra leaf. ...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Central Air Conditioning...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage:

    Garage is attached to the house with washer and dryer located within....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    Wi-Fi...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Bed linens provided and laundered at no additional cost...moreless

  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    Plenty of parking in the driveway...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Towel laundering also available for a fee of $10/guest...moreless

  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Newly renovated with granite countertops,stainless steel appliances, hardwood flooring, and recessed lighting...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    basic spices, tea and coffee are provided....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Stainless steel with front dispensing ice & water...moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster:

    additional small appliances: waffle iron, mini cuisinart chopper, full size blender, cuisinart stick blender, slow-cooker...moreless

Outside

  • Bicycles:

    4 bicycles are available and 4 adult helmets and 1 child helmet...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Custom wood trestle table with a bench on one side and four arm chairs and umbrella. Six additional outdoor chairs & two Adirondack chairs with side table....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    4 Kayaks are available and 4 adult life jackets Guests must transport to desired waterways....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Large Stainless Steel Professional Grill with 100 lb propane tank to ensure you never run out while cooking....moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer Season
Jun 25 - Aug 26, 2016
7 night min stay

$2,825

Changeover Day: Saturday

Late Summer
Aug 27 - Sep 9, 2016
4 night min stay
$300 $350
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
$2,100
September
Sep 10 - Sep 30, 2016
3 night min stay
$279 $329
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
$1,950
October
Oct 1 - Oct 28, 2016
3 night min stay
$243 $293
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
$1,700
November
Oct 29 - Nov 30, 2016
3 night min stay
$229 $279
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
$1,600
December
Dec 1 - Jan 3, 2017
3 night min stay
$300 $350
Fri, Sat, Sun
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$228 $278
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $400
  • small dog 25 lbs or < $125
  • Changeover fee $150
  • Towel launder fee/guest $10
  • Dog fee $150
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Reservations will be held for 10 calendar days until deposit arrives. Any fees incurred by credit card payments, wire transfers, or Paypal transfers will be the guest's responsibility. Half the rent and changeover fee ($150) is requested in order to complete your reservation. The remainder of the rent and the refundable security deposit ($400) is due 30 days prior to your check-in date.

You may avoid the towel laundering fee by laundering the towels provided or bringing your own. Bed linens are laundered at no cost.

Security deposit is fully refundable within two weeks from date of departure.

Stays of less than one week that include a holiday will incur a $100 additional cost. Stays of less than one week during late summer season will incur a $150 additional cost.

CHECKOUT OUR PROPERTY NEXT DOOR which is also available for a unique rental opportunity to share all the amenities offered by both homes. https://www.homeaway.com/3936094


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Location

5 Miles
Nearest Airport
Barnstable Municipal Airport, Hyannis
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Inaho Japanese Restaurant, Yarmouth Port
5 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Steamship Authority & Hy-line Cruises, Hyannis
2 Miles
Nearest Golf
Bayberry Hills Golf & Golf Club at Yarmouth Port
5 Miles
Nearest Train
Cape Cod Central Railroad, Hyannis
0.4 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Route 6A
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Inaho Japanese Restaurant, Yarmouth Port
1.5 Miles
Nearest Beach
Gray's Beach, Yarmouth Port

Car: Recommended

It is known locally as both Gray’s Beach and Bass Hole. Located only one mile away by conservation trails next to property or by car it is 1.5 miles and offers free parking. There is a roped off area for swimming which is shallow for some distance from shore in a protected bay providing shelter from the often present Cape Cod wind and is ideal for small children. Next to the swimming beach is a launch area for small boats and kayaks, which provides access into Chase Garden Creek for kayakers looking for a marsh river paddle.Travel in the other direction from the launch takes kayaks, sailboats and small powerboats out into Barnstable harbor. With a boat or kayak it is also possible to land on Chapin Memorial Beach in Dennis, which has a beach on both Chase Garden Creek and Cape Cod Bay.Walk along the boardwalk next to the launch area which takes you out to the edge of the harbor where you can watch the boats, the shorebirds, fiddler crabs and fish or just enjoy the marsh itself. At the other end of Gray’s Beach, just past the picnic area there is access to a walking trail through a section of the marsh. An 860' boardwalk takes you out over the marsh to the woods beyond. Here's what visitors are saying: http://www.tripadvisor.com/Attraction_Review-g41955-d208266-Reviews-Gray_s_Beach-Yarmouth_Port_Cape_Cod_Massachusetts.html

The pristine bay beaches are a 15 minute drive down Rt 6A and will not disappoint with their beautiful white sand and calm, warm ocean waters.

The neighborhood playground was completed in June 2015 and is only a 10 minute walk away.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2013

About the owner: Our family has been renting private vacation homes for twenty years. We know what we like and expect and we try our best to put all those pieces together to ensure a comfortable and relaxing retreat. My husband and I have custom built and renovated several houses over the years as a hobby. This house is our first that we have had the opportunity to share and welcome guests. We purchased the house in February 2013 and have enjoyed three successful seasons renting on Cape Cod. I thoroughly enjoy making decorating changes and adding special touches to ensure my guests an enjoyable experience while vacationing here.

Why the Owner Chose Yarmouth Port, Yarmouth, MA, USA:
The home is located on a very special piece of property that is surrounded by 300 acres of conservation land and overlooks Great Marshes, a tidal marsh. The nature trails that lead to Gray's beach are easily accessed 50 feet away. The sunsets and views are spectacular. As one of my guests had said, 'You feel like you're on your own private island.' During the course of a day, the lighting changes and creates a magical setting. Cape Cod Bay is the only location on the East Coast where you can view the sun setting over the ocean. It is peaceful and serene to be surrounded by nature and view hundreds of species of birds that call this paradise their home along with white-tailed bunnies who frolick in the yard at dawn and dusk. It is located north of Route 6A, very desirable and within fifteen minutes of ferries, train, airport, pristine bay beaches, Cape Cod Playhouse, antique shops, art galleries, museums, clam shacks, multiple golf courses, playgrounds, kayaking, boat launch, charter boats, and whale watching boats. A five minute walk to the newly renovated neighborhood playground and the village store/ice cream shop. A fifteen minute walk to Grays Beach. A perfect location in a perfect setting.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
The house has been renovated with new carpeting, hardwood flooring, custom tile, recessed lighting, and a new kitchen with cherry cabinets, stainless appliances, and granite countertops. New siding/trim, several new windows and doors, and new lighting were completed November 2014. All the furnishings, linens, and mattresses are new to ensure total comfort. Added benefits are central a/c, WiFi, flat screen tv's, laundering of bed linens, fully stocked kitchen, use of 4 kayaks, 4 bicycles, 6 beach chairs, cooler, and beach & bath towels at no additional cost. The yard is expansive to enjoy all types of outdoor activities and dog friendly nature trails are only 50' away. Take a walk through the trails and arrive at Grays Beach. In addition, we own the property next door (property id# 3936094 - Sunset Bay Villa) creating a unique opportunity for guests to rent side by side properties sharing all the amenities that are offered by both homes.


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Photos

  • Beautiful sunset overlooking Barnstable Harbor and Sandy Neck Beach in the distance

    Beautiful sunset overlooking Barnstable Harbor and Sandy Neck Beach in the distance

  • Enjoy the serenity while watching the hundreds of bird species that call this paradise their home.

    Enjoy the serenity while watching the hundreds of bird species that call this paradise their home.

  • Relax in the adirondack chairs while taking in the beautiful scenery and  the whale watching boat as it leaves the harbor.

    Relax in the adirondack chairs while taking in the beautiful scenery and the whale watching boat as it leaves the harbor.

  • Newly renovated kitchen with cherry cabinets, granite countertops, stainless appliances, hardwood flooring, and recessed lighting

    Newly renovated kitchen with cherry cabinets, granite countertops, stainless appliances, hardwood flooring, and recessed lighting

  • Dining area overlooking peaceful marsh.Table has leaf which comfortably seats 8.

    Dining area overlooking peaceful marsh.Table has leaf which comfortably seats 8.

  • Relaxing coastal themed decor &amp; fireplace to warm up during those cool nights

    Relaxing coastal themed decor & fireplace to warm up during those cool nights

  • Large deck &amp; grill overlooking spacious yard. New trestle table and chairs.

    Large deck & grill overlooking spacious yard. New trestle table and chairs.

  • A relaxing bedroom retreat to rejuvinate  before your next day&#39;s adventures.

    A relaxing bedroom retreat to rejuvinate before your next day's adventures.

  • Custom tiled glass enclosed shower to enjoy after a long day at the beach.

    Custom tiled glass enclosed shower to enjoy after a long day at the beach.

  • Queen bedroom has cherry armoir and walk-in closet for plenty of storage.

    Queen bedroom has cherry armoir and walk-in closet for plenty of storage.

  • Recreational amenities include 4 kayaks, 4 bicycles, 7 beach chairs &amp; a cooler.

    Recreational amenities include 4 kayaks, 4 bicycles, 7 beach chairs & a cooler.

  • Aerial view of property and nature trails to Gray&#39;s Beach. A nature lovers dream

    Aerial view of property and nature trails to Gray's Beach. A nature lovers dream

  • Front of Cottage

    Front of Cottage

  • Walkway to back entrance, deck, and expansive yard with marsh &amp; ocean views

    Walkway to back entrance, deck, and expansive yard with marsh & ocean views

  • High tide with peak of nature trail to the right that leads to Gray&#39;s Beach.

    High tide with peak of nature trail to the right that leads to Gray's Beach.

  • This beautiful kitchen awaits your culinary adventure.

    This beautiful kitchen awaits your culinary adventure.

  • Famly room with 46&quot; tv, dvd player, fireplace, new sofa &amp; comfy oversized chairs

    Famly room with 46" tv, dvd player, fireplace, new sofa & comfy oversized chairs

  • Sliders to large deck with new wood trestle style table for entertaining.

    Sliders to large deck with new wood trestle style table for entertaining.

  • Spacious master bedroom with new coastal themed furniture &amp; comfortable mattress

    Spacious master bedroom with new coastal themed furniture & comfortable mattress

  • Renovated first floor bathroom with custom tile and recessed lighting.

    Renovated first floor bathroom with custom tile and recessed lighting.

  • Queen cherry sleigh bed, new designer linens, and comfortable mattress.

    Queen cherry sleigh bed, new designer linens, and comfortable mattress.

  • Twin bed w pullout trundle Vermont made furniture and new comfortable mattresses

    Twin bed w pullout trundle Vermont made furniture and new comfortable mattresses

  • Gray&#39;s Beach Boardwalk with Chapin Beach in the distance.Small beach and boat launch are to the right along with playground and picnic pavilion.

    Gray's Beach Boardwalk with Chapin Beach in the distance.Small beach and boat launch are to the right along with playground and picnic pavilion.

  • The Golf Club at Yarmouthport is only a five minute drive down Rt 6A.

    The Golf Club at Yarmouthport is only a five minute drive down Rt 6A.

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