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Tranquil Setting in Exclusive Truro Bay Neighborhood

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 1,400 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Two-story home close to public/private beaches, bike trails, Pamet Harbor

This spacious home offers an open living, dining and kitchen area on the first floor. There is also a sun room, full bath with shower, and a den with a full-size sleep sofa, and a TV with basic cable and DVD. There is a large front deck with an adjacent covered grill area. The house is placed at the back of a one acre lot and you face a large and partially wooded front yard. The kitchen is fully equipped and condiments and pantry items are provided. On the second story there are two large bedrooms. One bedroom faces east and has a queen bed and a full bath with shower/tub, two sinks. The second west-facing bedroom has a queen bed. A twin fold out cot is available in this room. There is a TV and a half bath. Both bedrooms have outside decks. Off of the front deck there is a grill gazebo and an enclosed outdoor shower/dressing area. Beach towels are provided and bed/bath linens can also be provided upon request. The acre lot is surrounded by trees keeping it private from the road and neighbors. There is also a Koi pond and and perenial gardens. You are surrounded by the National Seashore, and beaches and ponds are just minutes away. Bike riding and walking trails start right at your doorstep. A tennis court is right across the street. The private beach is a five minute walk from the house and the gorgeous public Ryder Beach is a five minute bike ride away. Provincetown and Wellfleet are minutes away where you will enjoy world class festivities and restaurants. Here you can relax and enjoy it all with your quiet time and privacy assured. The owner and her adult son live in a studio apartment below the rental with their own entrance and deck. Everything is arranged for your complete privacy but we're available and happy to help if you need us or have questions.


Owner
Sandy Bostwick
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
70%
Calendar last updated:
August 13, 2018

Amenities

Truro House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1400 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Double sinks
  • Outdoor shower/dressing area
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , double
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single , twin fold out cot
  • A twin folding cot/bed is available.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(19 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 4.631579 based on 19 reviews
New York
5

Wonderfully well-equipped home just steps from private beach

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 4 spent a wonderful week at Sandy and Zak's incredibly well-equipped home in Truro. They thoughtfully supplied everything from beach towels, chairs, beach totes and an umbrella (pails and shovels, too!) to a fully equipped kitchen, with every condiment, spice, and cooking tool a gourmet could want. We spent most of our time eating local lobster rolls, but clearly we could have cooked a complicated meal, given how well stocked the kitchen was. Very thoughtful.

The house is in a woodsy area (no water view) which allows for quiet and privacy. We grilled on the back deck, and indulged in our morning coffee in pj's. The house is a very short walk to a lovely private beach where we watched the sunset.

Although Sandy and Zak live downstairs, we barely heard them, and the arrangement seems ideal in that, if there are any issues (we did have a glitch with the AC, and the outdoor showers were not working), they are available to address the problem right away.

The house is spacious and very comfortable and very well located for visitors to the Outer Cape. We hope to make a return visit!

  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Cape Cod Delight!

  • 5 of 5

The house was absolutely beautiful, amazingly decorated and had every possible amenity we could ever have needed. Sandy and Zach kept to their own apartment but if we needed anything, I just knocked and asked. They even offered my family an extra day since one day during the week we were there it rained all day. The house was spotless, in a scenic area with walking distance to a beautiful private beach that we practically all week to ourselves. There is not one thing I can say negatively of our experience! It was magical and would be indeed my dream home!

  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely, comfortable and well appointed house.

  • 5 of 5

My family and I had a most enjoyable, restful vacation in a well thought out home. Everything that we could want in a vacation home was at our fingertips. Beaches were close by, within walking distance. Without a doubt this was the best home we have stayed in on the Cape, and we have been going for at least twenty years. We look forward to returning in the future.

  • Submitted: Sep 17, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Boston Massachusetts
5

Stunning house in excellent location near bay beaches.

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at this beautiful home. Sandy is a wonderful host, helpful and responsive to any question or request. She and her son live in the basement apartment, they were unobtrusive during our stay. The house is exceptionally well decorated and well equipped. There are 2 bedrooms upstairs, both with comfortable queen beds, abundant drawer/closet space, and many pillows. Sandy has installed room-darkening drapes in 1 of the bedrooms, which was considerate, and helped decrease the sunlight pouring in through the many windows. There is a den with a fold out couch downstairs. All 3 of these sleeping areas have window air conditioners which work well-(the ones in the bedrooms are high up, a stretch for short people to reach!). The living room is large and comfortable, the kitchen is very well-equipped, and the dining area is a glassed-in porch (lovely for breakfast in the morning, listening to birds and an outdoor fountain). Note: there are 2 relatively small TVs in the house, 1 in a bedroom, 1 in the den; we did not really watch TV much, but some people might mind that there is no TV in the living room. The outdoor shower looks new and is clean and spacious. The nearest beach is a "private beach" for the local development (2 minute drive or 10 minute walk down the road; then a long staircase walk to the beach itself-well worth it, the beach gets few people and is beautiful). Ryder Beach is the nearest Truro town beach, it is also a bay beach, a 5 minute drive away, also very pretty and sparsely populated, even on a sunny July day. We also went to 3 of the Truro ocean beaches (Ballston, Long Nook, and Head of the Meadow), all of which have stunning dunes, soft sand, and clear water. (We were, however, pretty bothered by biting flies at the ocean beaches by the late afternoon-we recommend bug spray!). Overall, we loved our vacation and we really loved this house. No complaints at all. We hope to stay here again, it met all of our needs.

  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Lovely, airy house.

  • 4 of 5

All conveniences, everything worked. Interesting art work and furniture throughout. The owners are on site and very nice and helpful. The structure is divided into two independent living groups, and our privacy was strictly maintained. It is very close to lovely bay beaches and across the road from a communal tennis court. The sole drawback, which is the reason for the 4 rather than a 5 rating, is the very active mosquito community within the property, which resulted in our being unable to use the outside seating areas. On the other hand, there is a very nice screened-in porch with a dining table that seated four comfortably and could easily seat six.

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautifully appointed home in lovely seting

  • 5 of 5

The owners live in the basement but that was not problem at all and the home is so large and well built that I don't think either was able to hear the other at all!

Spacious, charming, with every convenience including WIFI and Direct TV, Keurig, ample dinnerware, etc. The house was absolutely spotless, the grounds extremely well maintained.

can't wait to return.

  • Submitted: Oct 17, 2016
  • Stayed: October 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
13 Miles
Provincetown
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Blackfish Restaurant
Nearest Ferry
46 Miles
Hyannis
Nearest Train
46 Miles
Hyannis
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Rt 6
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Blackfish Restaurant
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Cobb Farms
Car: recommended

Travel from Rt 6 through 1.4 miles of National Seashore Forest and you have arrived at your destination in the exclusive Cobb Farm Association with private beach and tennis court. You are 5 minutes from Wellfleet and 13 minutes from Provincetown. There are both Bay and Ocean beaches in Truro. Pamet Harbor is 5 minutes away for your boating, kayaking and canoeing adventures. Truro Center is also 5 minutes down the road where you have access to a store, a fish market, post office, The Blackfish Restaurant, a small grocery with coffee and take-out breakfast and lunch specialties. There is a Farmer's Market and concerts on the green. There are many nearby ponds and bike/walking trails.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $400

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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