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Waterfront, sunset view and family friendly

Sleeps11
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Space 2,625 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

4 bedroom, 2 baths, outdoor shower and wrap around deck

All season beach house built in 1990 for extended family with 4 bedrooms and a futon room, 2 baths and an outdoor shower. Light-filled double height wood interior living room open to dining room and kitchen. A well equipped kitchen including 2 ovens and dishwasher with ample work space to accommodate multiple cooks. Large 3 sided porch that catches the summer breezes, views of Buzzards Bay and spectacular sunsets. Washer and dryer all on the main floor. Association beach in front of the house available for swimming and boating, water shoes recommended. Ping pong table in garage, croquet set for the yard and beach toys are available.

2 miles to supermarket, stores, and during summer season the truck selling freshly picked corn and produce. Easy access to Fairhaven bike path, West Island conservation area and beaches, historic Fairhaven Center, New Bedford Whaling Museum, ferry to Martha Vineyard and Cuttyhunk, and close to Newport, Providence and Boston.

More Details

Property Manager
Mark Nanopoulos
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
June 5, 2017

Amenities

Fairhaven House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2625 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 11
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - outdoor shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Master Bedroom
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 3 twin/ single
    Bedroom 5 - 1 sleep sofa /futon
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • roller blading
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(7 traveler reviews)

Waterfront, sunset view and family friendly
average rating of 4.571429 based on 7 reviews
5

Wonderful Rental!!

  • 5 of 5

We just spent 2 excellent weeks here. House is equipped to the max. Sunsets on the massive deck were grand! Close to many things. Did a day trip to MV. Ventured to Hyannis( too crowded). Took the harbor cruise in New Bedford ( great!). Favorite was dinner tavern in Mattapoisett. What a charming town. The house has fun kayaks and croquet and bocce etc etc etc ! I would highly recommend this place.

  • Submitted: Aug 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Massachusetts, USA
4

Beautiful sunsets

  • 4 of 5

The inside spaces looking out into the bay made for a special weeks vacation. The full deck is getting a little tired and is sparsely furnished, but offers spectacular sunsets. There are many amenities in the house, especially outdoor games,kayaks. bikes, row boat that allow you to pack a little lighter. Tics jump out at you as you walk the path to the bay, check your kids often but mosquitos were not a problem ( though biting flies were). We tried several beaches and were disappointed until we hit Horseneck beach; (West Island and the town beach we left after only an hour). The spaciousness of the home allowed for many guests comfortably but this house could use a little updating to its tired decor and towels that didn't look like they were salvaged from Goodwill. We usually vacation on Cape Anne and will probably return there in the future.

  • Submitted: Jul 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Waterfront, Sunset Views, and Family Friendly are highlights of this property!

  • 4 of 5

Eleven of us visited this multi-storied waterfront home and we enjoyed the views and sunsets from the wraparound deck. The sleeping accommodations were excellent and the kitchen had everything and more. The grounds are lush but there is a walkway to the waterfront. The location is central to the Cape, Boston, and Providence with easy access to highways but still retaining the small town feel with shops of all kinds. New Bedford is nearby across the bridge and offers boat tours of all kinds (fishing, etc) if you plan in advance.

  • Submitted: Jun 24, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Edmond, OK
5

Beautiful Summer House on Buzzard's Bay

  • 5 of 5

We visited for 5 days in October to spend some time with our son and his family who live in Providence. We wanted a spacious house with plenty of amenities in order to accomodate our son's family of eight. We were not disappointed. The house is very spacious and the yard and walkway to the bay are very nice. The grandkids were impressed with the wide array of books, games and yard equipment; croquet was a real hit.

The kitchen was furnished more completely than any vacation rental we've ever had. The stove was a little tricky, but we were able to figure it out with the helpful tips from the property manager. When we arrived, we were given a thorough tour by Daniel, the property manager, who answered every question we had and made himself available for any other needs we might have during our stay. The house was very clean and even better than the description in the listing.

In summary, the house is well-kept and thoroughly stocked with everything you could want for a seaside vacation. The views of the bay are outstanding and available from most rooms in the house. We would not hesitate to rent the house again on a return visit.

  • Submitted: Jan 21, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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South Dennis, MA
4

Birthday Celebration

  • 4 of 5

This is a wonderful home with large open plan enabling us to celebrate our daughter's 60th birthday, with her aunts, uncles, friends and cousins.

Thanks for the special long weekend. Although it was windy and blustery outside, it was warm with love and togetherness, beautiful water views, fantastic sunsets. There were plentiful beds although only 6 of us were able to stay, so we had our pick.

On Sunday, we enjoyed trip to Fairhaven Zoo and then drove to New Bedford.

Thanks for giving us another happy family memory.

  • Submitted: Nov 1, 2013
  • Stayed: Oct 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great location, home, ocean, beach, people, kayak, fishing, design, wild life, and much more!!!!!!!

  • 5 of 5

From the beginning the communication was great!! Perfect location to the ocean, beach, Boston, Newport RI, the Cape, Plymouth, and so much more!! It is rare that you find a place that is better then what is explained - this was one of them. I have stayed at several home rentals and most we ok and came close to the descriptions. This was the first that by far exceeded our expectations! I almost do not want to give a good review here since it may be harder to rent this in the future and the rental cost may increase - but this is too nice not to share!!! There is every thing you need here. The kayaks were great!!! We saw a seal swimming up the coast. The bike trips in the area was amazing. We for about 16 miles on the area dedicated trails that was rewarding in views that you would never get any other way! GO TO WEST ISLAND!! The beach was great, the nature trails were wonderful, and the culture was refreshing. Met several families and all treated you with warm open hands! Great neighborhood! Saw deer right in the back yard! We took the row boat out twice - this is a little hard to move and does have water come in from the center mast connector - but still was good. Interior is great and love the decor! Beds were great. Room layout was nice! Kitchen was very function! The ocean breeze was perfect and flowed with ease when you wanted it and opened the ample windows and doors. We will be back!!!!!!!!! Thank you for sharing you home!

  • Submitted: Sep 13, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your appreciation for a wonderful house and so glad to hear you explored the surrounding area in so many ways!
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Rates & Availability

Fairhaven House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer 2017
Jun 24 2017 - Sep 9 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,500
 
 
Fall 2017
Sep 10 2017 - Jan 6 2018
3 night minimum stay
$280
$1,960
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500

50% due at time of reservation.
50% due 60 days prior to rental period.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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