Beautifully Renovated on Bass River with Views from Every Room(10 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2-5 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
3 bedrooms (includes dwnstrs. room with queen bed), 2 full bathrooms, 6 adults
West Dennis: Dennis is known for its beautiful beaches. You'll find plenty to do in the Town of West Dennis, Dennis and Dennisport. Shopping, restaurants, and area attractions, including museums, walking, fishing, swimming, bicycling, and much more. Dennis Pines voted best golf in Cape Cod in 2004! Or choose Dennis Highland, Blue Rock or Bass River - all close by! Take a bicycle ride on the Cape Rail Trail, or just relax in the backyard. Enjoy nearby mini golf, bumper boats, go carts, trampolines and batting cages. New Bass River Conservation Park where you can put in a kayak.
House Specialties: You've heard it said, 'Our home is your home'...well, we have gone out of our way to furnish this house as we would want it to be furnished for us. It is after-all, our retirement home and we spend time here ourselves. We hope you enjoy it and that you will treat it as you would your own home - with care and love. We have tried to think of everything, but if we missed something, please let us know.
No Smoking: This is a non-smoking house both inside and out. We pride ourselves in keeping it as allergy-free and clean as possible. Thank you for respecting this and for enjoying your time in our home.
Please Note: Rentals are not reserved until a deposit is received. We often have multiple parties inquiring about the same week.
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Member since: 2011
- 1600 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Low Allergen Environment
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- The house was completely renovated in 2010 and is in immaculate condition. The upstairs family room and both upstairs bedrooms have window air conditioning units. Downstairs portable air conditioner. Additional a/c cooling units are in house for warmer weather, but breezes are typically nice on the river if you open the front door (screened). 2011 was the first year for renting. You will enjoy all new furniture, wall art, furnishings, etc. We stay for part of the summer, so you can be assured the amenities will be just as we would expect of a place we would rent! Reference to upstairs is actually at street level. House is on slopped site, so the entry level is at street level and the downstairs opens to backyard and river, including a paved patio. Regular cleaning fee of $150 is in addition to rental fee....moreless
- Games For Kids
- Satellite / Cable:
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Autumn Foliage
- Coin Laundry
Local Services & Businesses
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Whale Watching
- Near The Ocean:
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Golf Privileges Optional
- Mountain Biking
- Pier Fishing
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Area
- Seating for 6 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Clothes Dryer:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room:
- Local Activities Guide
- Local Maps
- Local Restaurant Guide
Adequate parking with additional designated space at front of yard (room for 2 more). Do not park on street - it is too narrow. Take care when backing out of drive not to encroach on neighbors yard....moreless
- Parking Off Street:
- Sofa Bed
- Toilet Paper
- Towels Provided:
- Washing Machine:
- Wireless Internet:
- 4 Ring Stove
- Coffee Grinder
- Coffee Maker:
- Cooking Utensils:
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Ice Maker
- Lobster Pot
- Pantry Items:
- Beach Chairs
- Beach Towels
Deck / Patio:
Beautiful new backyard with paved stone patio and furniture to enjoy your meals aside the river. Umbrella for table provided. Deck above off the family room allows you to grill and enjoy the views....moreless
- Lawn / Garden:
- Outdoor Grill:
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
May 20 - Jun 24, 2017
5 night min stay
Jun 25 - Sep 2, 2017
5 night min stay
Sep 3 - Oct 28, 2017
2 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $500
- Cleaning $150
- Taxes Not included
Weekly Rental Only during Summer Peak Season unless otherwise noted.
Weekend Rentals offered on Off Season only. Email owner for special off season rates.
Rates are subject to change until rental agreement is executed and deposit received.
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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West Dennis is quintessential cape with an ideal mid cape location. The town is small, easy to get around in, has the most beautiful beaches and classic sunsets. Enjoy easy access to the Cape Cod Baseball League's nightly games. Canoe, kayak, or swim at local beaches. Enjoyment for the kids with trampolines, mini golf and go carts. Only a short drive to Route 6A with access to many shops and other cape towns. You can take a day trip to the Cape Cod National Seashore, or a day exploring art galleries, restaurants and shopping in Provincetown about a 40 minute drive away. Enjoy the Cape Playhouse in Dennis. Multiple golf courses, including Dennis Pines and Dennis Highlands. You might want to take in a concert at nearby Melody Tent in Hyannis, only 15 minute drive away - or also in Hyannis, catch the ferry to nearby Nantucket or Martha's Vineyard for the day.
Other Activities: There are so many wonderful and fun things to do very close to the house. You can enjoy bike rides and even do this as you shop the area along Route 28. Grey's Beach, Mayflower Beach are only 15-20 minutes away and are spectacularly beautiful. West Dennis is known for its beaches and ideal location. Kayaking and Paddle boarding is absolutely wonderful. There is an easy rental place just a few minutes from the house and you can kayak all around the Bass River and see beautiful marine wildlife and exquisite marsh areas along the river. Paddle board rental is also now available and very popular on the Bass River. There are a number of terrific restaurants close by. West Dennis beach is only 5-10 minutes from the house and walking in the area is quite nice.
Golf: The Town of West Dennis has wonderful golf courses to enjoy. Rates are relative to the time of the year. In addition to West Dennis area, there are a number of courses in nearby Cape towns that are convenient and easily accessible. Primary Golf Courses in the immediate area are: Highlands Golf Course (Par 71) and The Pines (both in Dennis); Yarmouth (one town over) has The Tidewater, Bayberry Hills (3-9 hole courses), Bass River in Yarmouth; Ocean Edge in Brewster just to name a few.
Year Purchased: 2011
About the owner: John is from Boston and MaryAlice is from Houston. We are both working professionals and love spending as much time as we can at our home on the Cape in West Dennis. John grew up spending summer vacations in West Dennis, so we have a real connection to this area. We've been visiting the cape as a family for over 15 years. We currently live in Houston. John is a ship captain and manages a fleet of vessels for his company, and MaryAlice is a professor. We have family in the Boston area. John went to school at Massachusetts Maritime Academy and MA at MIT and UT Austin.
Why the Owner Chose West Dennis, Dennis, MA, USA:
We bought our home because we were looking for a perfect spot for retirement and enjoyment. We love this location because it is on a private street, so it is safe and quiet, yet we are close to everything that we love about the cape. When we bought our home we loved that it was just renovated because that allowed us to put on some finishing touches (downstairs patio, outdoor shower and new lawn and landscaping) but also start from scratch on furnishing it. Being in the mid-cape means we can do more in less time. We love sunsets at Grays Beach or Mayflower Beach's long low tide walks. We love the convenience of South Dennis Beach and the great walks we get in from our house to the beach. We love putting in kayaks at the town pier just a few minutes walk from our house, or fishing right off of it. And we love that kayak and paddle board rentals are just across from our place by the marina. There's so much to do in this area - golf, bike riding, hiking, kayaking, go carts, eating, ice cream! and much more that we just love.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
When we were shopping for a home to purchase, we walked in and instantly loved our home. The kitchen was perfect for our lifestyle and we loved the openness. The wood floors, granite countertops and balcony with great views of the river were a quick sell for us. We hope you will love it just as much!
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View of the house from the Bass River's edge
View from deck to Bass River Bridge
balcony is perfect for enjoying river & marsh views. Bird watching is plentiful.
Family Room has beautiful views to the Bass River. Chairs swivel towards tv wall
inviting views, open and wonderful breezes
Master Bathroom with new decor.
Mstr bdrm sitting chair for reading - view to river. Ample closet & dressers.
RIver level room looks out to patio and river, includes queen bed and slpr sofa
Large kitchen with island and granite countertops, fully equipted.
Sunset from Backyard. View to Marina.
Panoramic View from Backyard at High Tide. Beautiful wildlife watching.
View from Marina to House across Bass River
Breakfast and family room adjoin. Now equipted with window unit and elevated tv
Open family room with beautiful river views. All rooms have a/c.
Nice quiet sitting area for private work time, reading or enjoying your coffee.
Master Bedroom. Now has new king bed, end tables and wall art not shown here.
Front twin room with tv, view to front yard and river.
Family room chairs swivel towards tv as well and look out to river
Kitchen with island creates a great gathering space.
Sunset at Aunt Julia Ann's Landing/Town Pier, 2 min walk from House
RIver level bathroom with changing area and closet.
Beautifully landscaped and plenty of parking.
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