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Cape Cod Charm walk to Arey's Pond

Sleeps9
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Space 1,800 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

House- 4 Bedroom, 2 Bath, Sleeps 9, Walk to Arey's Pond

Charming, airy cape house with newly renovated bathrooms, bedrooms, and kitchen. Modern split AC keeps upstairs and downstairs cool in the summer. NEW for 2015, 2nd sitting room downstairs with sofa bed, relax there or in our bright, airy living room upstairs. Rinse off the sand in the outdoor shower. Enjoy the back deck with large picnic table, benches, deck chairs and gas grill.

Privately situated next cranberry bog, back from road on large lot with no neighbors in sight. Stroll along our grassy path picking wild raspberries to reach Arey’s Lane and then to Arey's pond for kayaking, stand up paddle boarding (SUP), fishing and bird watching. A few minutes walk from the house is Arey's Boat Yard, where you'll find their sailing school, sailing camp for kids, and boat/kayak rentals.

Free-flowing dining, kitchen,and living area on second floor. First floor entry into mudroom and play area. Our road provides easy access to Orleans center and Chatham. Bike a mile along quiet nearby residential roads to swim at Crystal and Pilgrim Lakes which are great for kids. Five minute drive to Pleasant Bay Beach, eight minute drive to Nauset Beach on the ocean or Skaket Bay Beach.

Sleeps 9 with 2 bedrooms and one bath on each level. Perfect layout for extended family or two families. LINENS AND TOWELS PROVIDED.

Nearby Attractions:

-Nickerson State Park's 1900 acres offer visitors a natural woodland setting and access to the Cape's many recreation attractions. The park is set in pine and oak forests that slope down to the banks of eight crystal clear fresh water ponds. Paved bicycle trails, freshwater swimming and boating opportunities.

-Nauset Beach on the ocean is rated one of the most beautiful beaches in the Cape. Skaket Beach on the bay is perfect for families with young children.

-Bike Path in Orleans takes you to Wellfleet at one end and South Dennis at the other.

-Great shopping and restaurants in Orleans

Shed to store your bikes, and kayaks, beach chairs, boogie boards and umbrellas.

Also:

Bird-watching

Shell-gathering

Live theater

Movies (Wellfleet local drive-in)

Bowling

Mini Golf

Library

Food shopping (local groceries)

Fun shopping (great shops in the Orleans area)

More Details

Owner
Anna Millenson
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 16, 2017

About Anna Millenson

Our family has always loved spending summers in Cape Cod.

Anna Millenson purchased this house in 2014

Why Anna Millenson chose Cape Cod

Owning this home gives us the beautiful beaches of Orleans, nearby access to great restaurants, and lots of activities.

What makes this house unique

Walking down our private path to Arey's Pond, and being able to bike/walk to nearby lakes made us fall in love with the house and location.

Amenities

Orleans House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 9 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 downstairs - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 2 upstairs - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 2 downstairs - 1 twin/ single , 1 bunk bed
    Bedroom 4 upstairs - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 upstairs - 1 queen
    Bedroom 1 downstairs - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
  • 1 bicycles
Attractions:
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(17 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 4.882353 based on 17 reviews
5

Perfect house for family get-together with all ages

  • 5 of 5

House is lovely, airy, roomy; layout allows for get-togethers and separateness. I vacationed with my 2 kids and 3 grandkids. The lower level was a perfect small apartment away from the rest of the living space which afforded my daughter and son-in-law with the younger children to stay in the bedroom close to the kid's room with a separate large bathroom with both tub and shower and small living space which included the entry/'mud' or 'sand' room. Of course the outdoor shower allowed for clean-up prior to entry.

Kids room is terrific; room for 3 kids with bunk beds for the little ones and a separate single for the older one. Everyone was happy.

Upstairs bedrooms are perfect for the adult couples in the group with another bathroom there. Kitchen and large dining table accommodated all 9 of us for meals. There is a lovely deck off the dining room and once we got the sail/cover in place for sun protection, it was perfect for sitting and grilling and talking while kids horsed around in the very large backyard. The house was very convenient to Nauset Beach, lovely beautiful beach, and just minutes from Shaw's Grocery, a CVS and a wine store.

There is ample room for 3 cars to park next to the house.

If you are planning a family vacation to this area and need plenty of room for various family members, you should definitely consider this house.

We really had no issues or problems, but Anna was always quick to respond with answers.

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Awesome Cape Cod home...lots of room and all the amenities we could ask for!

  • 5 of 5

Our family really enjoyed staying at your vacation home in Cape Cod. My grandkids loved their bedroom downstairs and we all had plenty of room to spread out...very comfortable for us all! The town of Orleans was the best...close to the beach, shopping and the Cape Cod Firebirds baseball game was a real treat! We made several day trips to the beach, whale watching and Martha's Vineyard...such a nice variety of activities to do on the Cape. The traffic getting on and off the Cape was a bit challenging but we understand why so many people love coming here. Our weather was perfect and we would love to come back again some day! This was definitely a memorable vacation for our family...thank you so much!!!

The Castellana Family

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Great location near Orleans and beaches and comfortably furnished.

  • 4 of 5

We stayed here for a reunion of three brothers and spouses. The kitchen is well equipped, the beds comfortable, and the air conditioning on both floors worked well. A short drive (or run!) to Orleans. The home is tidy and comfortably accommodated 7 of us, including a child. Would definitely stay again if we're on the Cape.

  • Submitted: Jun 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Woodstock, NY
5

We loved our stay!

  • 5 of 5

My extended family wanted a beach getaway and Anna's house was just perfect. The house was perfect for our family. Large enough for our combined families to have their own space and intimate enough for us to all be together The kids stayed downstairs while the adults had more privacy upstairs. We cooked inside, dined and used the grill on the back porch, played cards and games in the family room, and even hiked the trail from the back yard to the pond. The house was perfectly located for our daily activities. We took a short trip to Provincetown, went to the local baseball game and had ice cream down the road and spent time at the local beaches. Thanks Anna for providing the opportunity to give us lasting memories! I highly recommend this house for the perfect Cape Cod getaway!

  • Submitted: Jun 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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New York City, New York
5

Fine peaceful week in Orleans

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in your house for only a week. we had very good weather most of our time but we also had one day of intense rain.

My wife and I spent much of our time indoors working on books we were writing. We went to the beach only in the late afternoon. We ate out every other night. The house lends itself to work. It's pretty, quiet, has good light and a lot of places to work.

I went for a brief walk almost every morning and evening along the path that leads to the road to Areys Pond. This route is very attractive to birds giving me great pleasure.

We look forward to returning next year.

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

Wonderful family vacation in Orleans

  • 4 of 5

Our family enjoyed our stay here very much. The house accommodated 4 adult couples fairly well, with some finagling of the kid's room downstairs. It was really the perfect size for us and we enjoyed coming together there from various different parts of the country. We were grateful for the well-supplied kitchen and the wall-mounted AC units which were a god-send since it was so hot the week we were there.

The location is awesome to get to all the places we wanted to see. Skaket and Nauset beaches, which provide very different Cape beach experiences, were just about equi-distant in either direction. We were in a great position to go either direction - up or down the Cape - easily. We enjoyed biking and walking the Rail Trail, Cape Cod baseball games, and stand up paddle boarding on Arey's pond!

When we returned I gave the owner, Anna, my feedback on a few items including the size and comfort of the beds and some dampness on the ground-level of the house (the reasons for my 4-star review) and she was so responsive. She has since acted on all of my suggestions in order to make the place the absolute best it can be for future guests - if that's not a dedicated home away homeowner, then I don't know what else is!! Thanks for the great stay and experience at your house, Anna!

  • Submitted: Sep 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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Map

Nearest Ferry
29 Miles
Provincetown
Nearest Beach
2.4 Miles
Pleasant Bay Beach
Car: necessary

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $200
Damage Insurance $79

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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