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Quaint Cottage Steps Away from West Dennis Beach!

Bedrooms 2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

Quaint Cottage located steps away from the Ocean.

Only 400 feet to West Dennis Beach (avoids $25/day beach parking fees!)!! This 2 bedroom cottage duplex which sleeps 5 is across from West Dennis Yacht Club and has a beautiful view of West Dennis Beach from front yard. For larger families, identical adjoining unit can be rented (based on availability). This cottage offers a beautiful outside patio with a picnic table that overlooks salt water inlet. Amenities includes: Cable TV, DVD player, Wifi Internet access, enclosed outdoor shower, and park-like charcoal grill. This cottage is privately owned and equipped for basic vacation needs. Do not miss out on this property. If this cottage is booked, we have a twin cottage right next door (see \607303) or call/email for more information.

The Papallo Family
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 26, 2017

About The Papallo Family

We (Dave and Marian Papallo) are both from Connecticut and have been coming to Cape Cod for over 60 years. We love it here so much, we even spent our honeymoon on the Cape Cod beaches! We have been married for over 52 years and have five children and twelve grandchildren. We love spending time in our cottage (Unit #11) and take pride in the cottages we rent (#9 and #10). Our children now assist us in the mangagement of the property and we plan on keeping the property in the family for many generations to come!

The Papallo Family purchased this cottage in 1986

Why The Papallo Family chose Cape Cod

We bought this property because we loved the area and all it offered for our family of seven. We rented Unit #10 for several years before the previous owner put it up for sale. We are so happy we purchased this because our five children loved it so much and now our 12 grandchildren are making new memories here! Additionally, the two cottages can be rented independently or can be rented together to form one larger rental (for a larger family or two families). Each living room has a door that can be opened which would allow the living rooms to be joined and closed when privacy is sought. It's perfect for a large family or two families vacationing together!

What makes this cottage unique

West Dennis beach is on the ocean side and the snack bar, bathrooms, showers and swings are on the end of the beach where our cottages are located. With the ocean just a short distance in front of the cottages and the salt water inlet right behind them, we loved the cross-breeze that comes through the cottages (hence the name Crosswinds).


West Dennis Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Ocean View
  • Water View
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 twin/ single , 1 bunk bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
  • Additional sleeping option includes a full size fold out sofa in the living room!
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(8 traveler reviews)

Quaint Cottage Steps Away from West Dennis Beach!
average rating of 4.875 based on 8 reviews

Fantastic weekend with friends in the cutest cottages

  • 5 of 5

We had an amazing weekend celebrating a friends wedding at the cottages right across the street from the reception hall. The cottage was just perfect and in the best location. They were exactly what we wanted. Very clean with all amenities needed for our stay. The whole rental process was seamless too. Definetly would rent again.

  • Submitted: Sep 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cozy and great location!

  • 5 of 5

Our family only stayed over Labor Day weekend, but we wish we had more time. Cottage was clean and cozy. We had our meals on the outside patio, great view and so relaxing. Beach was a short walk down the road. Restaurants and shopping only a short drive away.

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great Vacation

  • 5 of 5

I would highly recommend these great cottages. Location is obviously fantastic, walking distance to West Dennis Beach. Cottage was very clean, well equipped, great wifi and quiet neighborhood at night. The owner is very accommodating. Nice ocean breeze made for great sleeping weather, even on a warm night. Would definitely book this again!!!!

  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Quaint cottage with ideal location

  • 5 of 5

We recently enjoyed a stay at the Crosswinds Cottage with extended family. My brother and his family stayed in unit 10 while my family and I stayed in unit 9. The owners were at the cottage upon our arrival and were extremely helpful in showing us around the property. Each unit has two bedrooms, one bathroom with a shower, kitchen and living space. We were pleasantly surprised to find out that there is a door connecting the two units so we could open it while we were all visiting in the evenings, or close them when we needed more privacy. The back yard was great with a small patio off of each unit. While we did not use them, there are camp style grills for your use, which is very convenient. There is an outdoor shower in the back yard as well which was great in helping to keep sand out of the cottage. The kitchen was well equipped with everything we needed to prepare meals. We appreciated the cleanliness and organization of the property. It really was spotless upon our arrival and everything within the cottage was very easy to find.

The best part of the cottage was the location. It is a very short walk to West Dennis Beach (with sidewalks) which was easy for even our small children. With the close proximity, we were able to take a quick walk back to the cottage if we forgot something or if one of the kids needed a nap. We were very lucky to enjoy near-perfect beach weather throughout our entire stay, which made us appreciate our location that much more. We had such a great stay in West Dennis at the Crosswinds Cottage. It's a great area to visit, and we look forward to returning for future vacations!

  • Submitted: Aug 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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It was a perfect size for 5 people!

  • 4 of 5

Overall experience was great! We went to a wedding at the West Dennis Yacht club and it was right across the street! Also the beach was walking distance but we did not go. The reason why I gave it a 4 star rating and not 5 star is because of the beds. That would be the only thing I would change_ the beds. We didn't even mind the bunk beds at all, but the actual beds were so hard and uncomfortable. (I am unsure about the full sized bed, but the top bunk and the single twin bed were extremely uncomfortable.) Also, the top bunk states it cannot exceed 165 lbs! I was planning on taking the top bunk until I saw that! Boy I was extremely grateful one of our five people was under that -- or one of us would have had to sleep on the couch!!!

The owner, Doug, was a delight to work with! He was always so helpful when I called him prior to the vacation, and either picked up the phone right away or called back within an hour or so.

Overall, it really was a beautiful little house and I rate it 4 stars!!

  • Submitted: Jun 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Deanna, Thank you very much for providing your feedback as it allows us to continuously improve our cottages to ensure that our guests have the best experience possible. We listened to your feedback and have already replaced all of the mattresses in both cottages. Once again, thanks again for staying at the Crosswinds and hope you think of us for future stays!
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Great Vacation

  • 5 of 5

enjoyed our stay at Crosswinds. Wished that there was better internet connection. Was not able to access the Internet frequently. Otherwise, our stay was very nice. I hope to rent again next summer.

  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank You for your feedback. All feedback is very valuable to us as it allows us to understand our renters needs and enables us to take the appropriate measures to ensure our guests are completely satisfied. During the second week in August, we installed WiFi range extenders/repeaters which now provide excellent WiFi coverage across both cottages on all areas of the property.
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Rates & Availability

West Dennis Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Spring 2017
Jun 3 2017 - Jun 23 2017
3 night minimum stay
Early Summer Special
Jun 24 2017 - Jun 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
Summer 2017
Jul 1 2017 - Aug 25 2017
7 night minimum stay
Fall 2017
Aug 26 2017 - Oct 7 2017
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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