Share Splendid Sunsets Over the Beautiful Chesapeake Bay .(18 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:3-7 nights
- Property type:Cottage
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
Chesapeake Bay Cottage Across Street from Community Beach
"Shore's Fun" looks directly across an open yard to the Chesapeake Bay and is within steps of our community beach and neighborhood pier. Spend a delightful afternoon on the pier catching crabs and fish, then toast the spectacular sunset with a bottle of chilled wine before preparing your fresh catch.
The air conditioned cottage is designed for a relaxing visit. It is equipped with comfortable furniture and beds, has a screened-in porch, a shady back yard, a picnic table, and a gas grill. There are two bedrooms. One bedroom opens onto the screened-in porch and contains a queen-sized bed and a single bed. The other bedroom has a queen-sized bed. In addition, there is a queen-sized pull out sofa in the family room. The kitchen and dining area, separated by a bar open onto a deck which connects with the screened porch.
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Member since: 2013
- Max. occupancy 5
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters:
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 5
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- Away From It All
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Horseback Riding
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
'Shore's Fun' at Silver Beach is a charming cottage that is just across the street from the Chesapeake Bay and our community beach. The front of the cottage has great views of the beautiful bay...moreless
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Deepsea Fishing
- Golf Privileges Optional
- Jet Skiing
- Pier Fishing
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 5 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Clothes Dryer:
- Hair Dryer
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room:
- Coffee Maker
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Pantry Items:
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Apr 1 - May 26, 2017
3 night min stay
May 27 - Sep 8, 2017
7 night min stay
Sep 9 - Nov 18, 2017
3 night min stay
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $100
- Cleaning Fee $50
- Pet Fee $50
- Tax Rate 10%
1.Please inquire if you are interested in renting for a partial week , or for a weekend. Specific open dates may be available.
2. Before paying contact the owner to confirm payment details.
3. Pets will be considered. Please call for approval.
4. Weekly rentals usually run from Sunday to Sunday.
5. Check-in 4:00pm out 11:00am
Rates are subject to change until your deposit is received.
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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There are attractions and activities to please everyone in the family within a two hour drive of Silver Beach. Attractions/Activities on the Eastern Shore include: Chesapeake Bay and Atlantic Ocean Beaches, A 1950's Style Diner, Kayak Tours, Deep Sea Fishing Charters, Bay/Ocean/Pier Fishing, Surfing, Crabbing, Star Gazing, Hiking, Biking, Sailing, U-Pick Orchards, Bird/ Butterfly Watching, Wildlife Viewing, Horseback Riding, Antiquing, Nature Photography, Road-side Vegetable/Fruit/Seafood Stands, Farmer's Markets, The Barrier Island Center, Chatham and Holly Grove Vineyards, The Eastern Shore Railroad Museum, Wallops Island Flight Facility, Old Cape Henry Lighthouse, Ferry Ride to Tangier Island, Kiptopeake State Park, Chincoteague Ponies and Assateague National Park and Wildlife Refuge, Old-Fashioned Town Carnivals, Barrier Island Tours, and Boating.Kayaks and canoes can be launced across the street, and there is a public boat ramp about five miles from the cottage.
Activities/Attractions to discover in the Virginia Beach/Norfolk/Portsmouth area include: Chesapeake Bay and Atlantic Ocean Beaches, Virginia Beach Tourist Area, Surfing, Ocean Breeze Water Park, Virginia Aquarium and Marine Science Museum, Virginia Zoo, Chrysler Museum of Art, Norfolk Botanical Gardens, Nauticus, and Children's Museum of Virginia.
Attractions/Activities found in the areas of Hampton, Jamestown, and Williamsburg include: Virginia Living Museum, Bluebird Gap Farm, Virginia Air and Space Center, Mariner's Museum, Jamestown Settlement, Yorktown Victory Center, Ripley's Believe It Or Not Museum, Colonial Williamsburg, Go-Karts, Busch Gardens, Williamsburg Prime Shopping Outlets, and Water Country USA.
I look forward to sharing some of our family's favorite activities with you.
Year Purchased: 1977
About the owner: My parents had a cottage at Silver Beach when I was growing up and visiting there was the highlight of my summer. I remember lying in bed in the morning and hearing the gentle waves breaking on the beach, and the delicious smells of fire roasted marshmallows and hot dogs. Shortly after we were married, my husband and I rented a cottage at Silver Beach. We fell in love with the people and the area and luckily discovered a cottage for sale. We bought it that week, and sealed the deal with a handshake. As the years passed, our children spent long, relaxing, wonderful days growing up at Silver Beach during summer vacations. All of us felt sad when it was time to leave the cottage in the fall and resume our normal lives. As our family grew, we bought a second cottage at Silver Beach and our fondest memories have taken place there. Today, our adult children bring their little ones and friends to the cottages, and the traditions continue.
Why the Owner Chose Silver Beach, VA, USA:
"Shore's Fun" is in a perfect location. It is within a 1 minute walk of both the community beach and pier.
The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
"Shore's Fun" was totally renovated during the spring of 2011. It is bright, cheerful, and very comfortable.
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View of the Chesapeake Bay taken in the cottage's front yard.
Steamed crabs with melted butter, fresh corn-on-the-cob, and slaw. YUM!!
The front of Shore's Fun has is a beautiful view of the Chesapeake.
Hula boys on the 4th! A crazy day complete with parade and flashing fireworks!
The shady backyard with table and gas grill is perfect for a family cook-out.
The porch faces the bay, and the old-fashioned swing is a great place to relax.
An early spring view taken in the front yard.
Fresh catch of the day.
Baby's first adventure at Silver Beach.
A beach party in progress.
Clams are plentiful in the bay.
Got one! Let's make some chowder.
Left side of the bright, cheerful family room.
Every sunset is unique and spectacular!
A lovely sunset taken from the front yard of the cottage.
A side view of Shore's Fun.
Another beautiful sunset over a stormy sky.
One view of the kitchen. Note the bar stools.
The view from the dining area looks toward the bay.
Right side of family room.
This bedroom contains a queen-sized bed and a twin bed.
This bedroom has a queen-sized bed.
This listing was first published here in 2013.
Date last modified - Thursday, March 23, 2017
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