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Sleeps5
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,500 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

3 bedrooms, 2 full bathroom sleeps 5

A SHORE THING is a freshly renovated 1500 square foot waterfront cottage with three bedrooms and two baths. Located on expansive Mattox Creek, it is only 8 minutes by boat or car to the quaint town of Colonial Beach. Enjoy quiet mornings on the deck overlooking Mattox Creek and the fabulous sunsets in this quiet golf cart community.

With its own pier and covered boat dock, bring your boat or jet ski and your backyard is endless!. Water and electricity are provided for your convenience at the boat dock.

House is beautifully decorated and fully furnished. Both living room and dining area have waterfront views. New master bedroom has a waterfront view with a king-size bed, walk-in closet, and large private bath. Second master bedroom has a king-size bed with a large walk-in closet/dressing room. Third bedroom has one extra-long twin bed.

Privacy fencing encloses the sides only of the back yard (facing water).

Electronics include:

- 46” LED flat screen TV with HD and blue ray DVD (living area)

- 32” flat screen TV with built in DVD player (master bedrooms)

- 22” flat screen smart TV (third bedroom)

- cable TV

- high speed internet and wireless access

- telephone (free long distance)

Rental Rules & Policies: 1. Smoking is NOT allowed inside of the cottage, front porch or deck area.

2. People other than those in the Guest party set forth above may not stay overnight in the property. Any other person in the property is the sole responsibility of Guest.

3. Children are welcome but be advised that the cottage is not child-safe for small children. You are welcome to move sharp objects or otherwise dangerous objects up out of reach however please put them back in their proper place before checking out.

4. We do not rent to vacationing students or singles under the age of 26 without accompaniment of an adult.

5. A Shore Thing is privately owned; the owners are not responsible for any accidents, injuries or illness that occurs while on the premises or its facilities. The Homeowners are not responsible for the loss of personal belongings or valuables of the guest. By accepting this reservation, it is agreed that all guests are expressly assuming the risk of any harm arising from their use of the premises or others whom they invite to use the premise.

6. Keep the property and all furnishings in good order.

7. Only use appliances for their intended uses.

8. Pets are NOT allowed on the property.

9. Parking: Parking is limited to 2 vehicles. Vehicles are to be parked in driveway area only.

10. Housekeeping: There is no daily housekeeping service. While linens and bath towels are included in the unit, daily maid service is not included in the rental rate. We suggest you bring beach towels. We do not permit towels or linens to be taken from the units.

11. Sewer System: The property is on a central sewer system. DO NOT FLUSH anything other than toilet paper. No feminine products should be flushed at anytime. If it is found that feminine products have been flushed and clog the sewer system, you could be charged damages of up to $250.00.

12. Storms: No refunds will be given for storms.

More Details

Owner
Amy & David Tabler
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
May 21, 2017

Why Amy & David Tabler chose Chesapeake Bay

This waterfront property has expansive water views and is located in a quiet residential neighborhood. It has been newly renovated so it is fresh and inviting for guests of all ages. Its private pier and covered boat dock with furnished lounging area offer unique relaxation opportunities.

Amenities

Colonial Beach Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • River
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking Off Street
  • Safe
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Large bath is adjacent to bedrooms 2 and 3.
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Bath is a part of the newly added master suite.
  • Bathroom 1 is new with vanity, toilet and large shower. Safety grab bars have been installed just outside shower. Bathroom 2 has a vanity, toilet, linen tower, and a combination tub/shower. Safety grab bars have been installed just outside tub/shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 twin/ single , Twin is an extra long bed.
  • Master suite offers a waterfront view, king size bed, walk-in closet, and large bath. Second bedroom has a king size bed and separate large walk-in closet/dressing room (a pack-n-play is available if needed and stored in this area). Third bedroom is next to the second bedroom and has an extra-long twin bed and large closet. Each master bedroom has a flat screen TV with DVD player and clock radio. Third bedroom has a smart TV. All bedrooms have new carpet and are freshly painted.
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Boat Dock
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Small Cooler
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
  • 4 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Attractions:
  • churches
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Notes:
All beds have fine cotton and flannel sheets, all have feather pillows, and all are encased for bug-free protection.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(58 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 5.0 based on 58 reviews
5

Relaxing

  • 5 of 5

A great home to relax or not. We enjoyed staying at the house and fishing off the pier, but you are so close to many places to see that you can stay busy also. We really enjoyed A Shore Thing.

  • Submitted: May 7, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Furnished cottage perfect for relaxation

  • 5 of 5

Pros:

-modernly furnished with cute lake house decor, everything you need to feel at home

-very comfortable beds

-clean, quiet area, new appliances.

-great price for the rental

-very accommodating hosts

-plan to come back in the future.

-the views of the water through large new windows

Cons:

None

  • Submitted: Apr 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Charlottesville, VA
5

Wonderful property with spectacular wate view from the house and dock.

  • 5 of 5

The house has modern features and furnishings. The owners take pride in including everything needed for a relaxing getaway.

  • Submitted: Dec 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Relaxing and quiet comfortable house to spend the holiday.

  • 5 of 5

We wanted a place that my grandaughter, fiance and us could just relax and spend time together. A shore thing was perfect. In addition we had a beautiful view of the water and wildlife. The kitchen had everything I needed to make our Thanksgiving dinner, we just brought the groceries. We were close enough to spend a day in Fredriksburg and several interesting small towns in the area. The owner met us when we arrived and it was a simple after of getting keys and iformation about the house. A great place to stay, cute and very clean.

  • Submitted: Nov 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect Waterfront Getaway

  • 5 of 5

Spent a weekend at this lovely property, and hope to be able to go back again. Perfect setting - right on the Maddox Creek with fabulous views. Saw eagles, hawks and heron and enjoyed the natural surroundings. Spent a little time in the center of town in Colonial Beach and explored the beachfront and a few local shops. Not very busy during the off season, and we liked it. The house itself was impeccably clean, well stocked and ready for our visit. David was very accommodating with our arrival and departure, and we are thankful that they shared this lovely home.

  • Submitted: Nov 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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York, PA
5

Fantastic!

  • 5 of 5

We rented this property for a long weekend. Everything about the process was top-notch. David met us there to give us the lay of the land and, if he hadn't, we could have easily managed as everything is clearly marked. He also answered our questions regarding dining in the area. Unfortunately, we didn't listen. Stupid! Also, for those that are familiar with house rentals, this place lacked nothing. Just bring your food and beverages and you're all set. Honestly, this was likely the best rental I've stayed in.

  • Submitted: Nov 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
65 Miles
Reagan National, Washington D.C.
Nearest Golf
12 Miles
Cameron Hills Golf Course, King George, Va
Nearest Train
35 Miles
Fredericksburg, Va
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
Rt. 205
Nearest Restaurant
6 Miles
High Tides
Nearest Beach
6 Miles
Colonial Beach
Car: necessary

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Rates & Availability

Colonial Beach Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Spring
Mar 26 2017 - May 26 2017
2 night minimum stay
$155
From
$162
Fri,Sat,Sun
$950
$2,600
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $12 per night, per additional guest
 
Summer
May 27 2017 - Sep 9 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,100
$3,500
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $12 per night, per additional guest
 
Fall
Sep 10 2017 - Nov 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
$155
From
$162
Fri,Sat,Sun
$950
$2,600
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $12 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$155
From
$162
Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $12 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200

Max number of guests is 5.
Thanksgiving and Christmas requires 3 night minimum. No check in on actual holiday.

Rental payments accepted by credit card, check, money order.

Cancellation Policy:
More than 60 days: Full refund ----- 30 days or more: Half of rental fee refunded *. Security deposit not refunded.
Less than 30 days: No refund *
* Full refunds are made if we can rebook your dates.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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