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Family Friendly Traditional Salt Boxw/Beach Pass

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Last updated: 09/23/2016
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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

A bright and airy three bedroom cottage, Slimbridge includes a first floor bedroom with queen size bed and first floor bath with shower. The upstairs master has a pillow top king size bed with direct access to a full bath. The third bedroom, also upstairs, has twin beds. A fully equipped kitchen includes a dishwasher, glass top stove/oven, microwave and plenty of dishes, pots and pans, cutlery and small appliances (toaster, blender, slow-cooker, griddle,etc). Cable TV, High-speed Internet access and local and long distance phone are included. All windows have screens to allow the sea breezes to cool the house, but should the weather turn excessively warm, the house has central air conditioning. The living room has a flat screen TV and DVD player with plenty of comfy seating. The dining room table will easily seat 8 people for meals or a rousing game of cards or board game. There's even a reading nook for the bibliophile in the group! The walkout basement has a family room with a queen size pull out sofa bed and a twin bed with trundle.
When you arrive, your beds will have been made up with fresh linens. Towels and wash cloths, are also provided, so no need to bring them from home. You will also find a Welcome Book on the coffee table with instructions for use of everything from the TV to the washer and dryer. And another book we call the 'Book of Where' has suggestions for restaurants, ferries, places of worship and museums. Feel free to add brochures of places you would recommend while you are there.
Outside is a deck with table and chairs and a gas grill, which can be accessed by a ramp or steps. A nice yard and surrounding woods give children plenty of space to run and explore. We also have an outdoor shower to rinse off the salt and sand after a day at the beach. Speaking of the beach, we also provide sand toys, beach chairs, beach umbrella, and a beach parking pass!
Our family has been vacationing on The Cape for years. We love it here and look forward to giving you the opportunity to join in the fun we've had. It's a perfect spot for summer fun, but The Cape is also beautiful in the fall, winter and spring. This home would be a perfect spot for your family vacation or a get-away weekend.

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 1374 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    We have a hard and fast rule that renters must be at least 25 years of age. ...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

  • Bedroom 1 First Floor Master: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 2 Second Floor Master: 1 king

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  • Bedroom 3 Second Floor: 2 twin/ single

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  • Family Room: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Family room w/ queen sofa bed and twin trundle...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 First Floor: toilet, shower

    Handicap Grab Bar and Hand Held Shower Head...moreless

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

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  • Bathroom 3: outdoor shower

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Other Amenities

  • Daily maid service is not provided.

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Miniature Golf
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Heating
  • Internet:

    High-speed Internet included...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    Maximum of 3 cars...moreless

  • Telephone:

    (2) Local and long distance. No international calls, please....moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Shoulder Season 2
Sep 2 - Oct 10, 2016
3 night min stay
$240
$1,600
Low Season
Oct 11 - May 25, 2017
2 night min stay
$225
$1,400
Shoulder Season 1
May 26 - Jun 23, 2017
2 night min stay
$240
$1,600
High Season
Jun 24 - Sep 4, 2017
7 night min stay

$2,050

Changeover Day: Saturday


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
  • Cleaning Fee $160
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Echeck is our preferred method of payment. Please message us to discuss.


Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.


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Last updated: 09/23/2016
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Location

3 Miles
Nearest Airport
Barnstable Municipal Airport (HYA)
3 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Mid Cape Hwy Rt. 6
1.3 Miles
Nearest Beach
Craigville Beach

Slimbridge Cottage is a traditional Saltbox style home located 1.3 miles from Craigville Beach and the warm waters of Nantucket Sound. A beach pass to all Barnstable Beaches is included with this rental. The home is located on a quiet cul de sac surrounded by woods on three sides, yet minutes from shops, nightlife, outdoor activities, restaurants, ferries to the Islands, the JFK Museum and Kennedy Compound.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2012

About the owner: We both retired in 2011. Bill was a purchasing agent and Debbie an elementary teacher. We have 3 wonderful children and 4 delightful grands. You'll find the house is furnished with visitors of all ages in mind.

Why the Owner Chose Hyannis, Barnstable, MA, USA:
After years of vacationing with family on the Cape, our kids convinced us it was time to buy a place of our own. Our Realtor showed us several properties, but when we pulled up to this house, we knew it was 'the one.' Once you see it and spend some time here you'll know what we mean.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Our family loves that Slimbridge Cottage is minutes from the beach and the warm waters of Nantucket Sound. It's also not far from the Cape Cod Rail Trail, a 25 mile paved bike and walking path. We love taking visitors to Plimouth Plantation and the Mayflower which is about 45 minutes away. There are ferries to Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket right here in Hyannis or you can drive to Falmouth or Woods Hole if you want a shorter 'ocean voyage'. There are also whale watches and deep sea fishing boats that go out of Barnstable Harbor. Fresh seafood is abundant either from the local fish market or at any of the wonderful restaurants. If live theater is your thing, the Melody Tent is about a 5 minute drive. Are you a baseball fan? The Cape Cod Baseball League is one of the premiere summer leagues spotlighting the best collegiate talent. The Hyannis team plays about a 10 minute drive from our place! Probably one of the most amazing things about this place is the peace and quiet. It has woods on three sides with many beautiful birds and is on a cul de sac where our grandchildren can play and explore.


Contact us

Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

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Photos

  • Fully equipped with dishwasher, farmhouse sink and granite counter tops.

    Fully equipped with dishwasher, farmhouse sink and granite counter tops.

  • Seating for 8

    Seating for 8

  • Living room with comfy seating.

    Living room with comfy seating.

  • New queen size pillow top mattress will provide you with a restful night's sleep

    New queen size pillow top mattress will provide you with a restful night's sleep

  • Newly remodeled bath with stall shower and seat.

    Newly remodeled bath with stall shower and seat.

  • Second floor king size pillow top master

    Second floor king size pillow top master

  • Upstairs bedroom with twin beds.

    Upstairs bedroom with twin beds.

  • New tub, flooring, toilet and sink/vanity added in May 2014.

    New tub, flooring, toilet and sink/vanity added in May 2014.

  • Twin bed with trundle in family room.

    Twin bed with trundle in family room.

  • Handicap accessibility ramp

    Handicap accessibility ramp

  • Beautiful hydrangeas and woods on three sides afford wonderful privacy.

    Beautiful hydrangeas and woods on three sides afford wonderful privacy.

  • Welcome to Slimbridge Cottage!

    Welcome to Slimbridge Cottage!

  • Internet, cable and phone included. Lap top not included.

    Internet, cable and phone included. Lap top not included.

  • View from upstairs balcony

    View from upstairs balcony

  • Flat screen TV and DVD player

    Flat screen TV and DVD player

  • First floor bedroom is conveniently located next to bathroom.

    First floor bedroom is conveniently located next to bathroom.

  • Reading nook on landing

    Reading nook on landing

  • TV Armoire and walk-in closet

    TV Armoire and walk-in closet

  • Newly remodeled bathroom with granite counter top on the vanity.

    Newly remodeled bathroom with granite counter top on the vanity.

  • Walk out basement family room with queen sofa bed and cable TV.

    Walk out basement family room with queen sofa bed and cable TV.

  • Spacious deck with gas grill.

    Spacious deck with gas grill.

  • Backyard with room to run. Outdoor shower.

    Backyard with room to run. Outdoor shower.

  • Traditional Cape Cod salt box is located on a quiet cul de sac.

    Traditional Cape Cod salt box is located on a quiet cul de sac.

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This listing was first published here in 2012.

Date last modified - Sunday, September 25, 2016

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Speaks: english
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  • Calendar last updated 09/23/2016

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