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Waterfront Living Overlooking Private Pier-picturesque Views And Sunsets!

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,300 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

2 Bedrooms And 1 Bath Boasting Open Living Spaces With Multi Level Decking!

4 Ft Mlw Makes Docking Your Watercraft Simple And Smooth Flowing Waters A Kayakers Dream! Pack Nothing But Adventurous Spirit And Camera To Capture Mother Nature's Playground....many Varieties Of Birds And Water Fowl To Include The Majestic American Bald Eagle. Property Includes A Fully Stocked Kitchen, All Linens, Washer And Dryer, Each Bedroom With Queen Bed...cable Tv.. Recently Renovated Bathroom 2014, Heat And Ac With Ceiling Fans In Every Room. Close To Historic Gloucester Courthouse And Yorktown As Well As Williamsburg And Busch Gardens. Two level deck...upper deck is covered ...... rocking chairs overlooking glance and you'll be instantly drawn to ithe gorgeous scenery. A good thing is easily's even better when it's enjoyed!! Sit back, unwind and enjoy! If a larger house is what you are looking for, the Cottage has a sister property....VRBO listing # 237972 right on same grounds with waterview, ......warmth, comfort and elegance in 3 bedrooms and one and half baths.

Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
August 10, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thank you for such a beautiful stay and for all you do to make our time here comfortable and serene! FIVE STARS!!!
Jul 2017
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Gloucester Courthouse Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1300 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(13 traveler reviews)

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Waterfront Living Overlooking Private Pier-picturesque Views And Sunsets!
average rating of 5.0 based on 14 reviews

Fabulous retreat for rest and relaxation

  • 5 of 5

I was planning a mini summer-vacation near Williamsburg, but wanted to avoid the crowds, and then came across this gem. Booking this property, I thought the pictures and reviews were likely too good to be true, but after being here a few days, I can certainly report that they are very accurate. The cottage was well appointed, comfortable and cozy, and, very important from my perspective, clean. Also, Pam, the owner was most helpful with answering my questions and providing assistance when requested. I will be returning again soon and look forward to enjoying another memorable stay.

  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank You , Ann for coming to Ferry Creek Cottage....and for your recommending my place with such praise! It means a lot to me to know you were happy and I look forward to seeing you again soon!!! Pam
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Pure Gem!

  • 5 of 5

This was an amazing first experience with VRBO. Pam and the Creek were absolutely perfect for our get away. We enjoyed the dock with fishing and Pam provided a crab pot which was prefect and kept my family soooo happy. We were even able to catch enough crab to steam and eat them fresh!! I was more excited about being able to enjoyed the porch time with beautiful sun rises and sun rays every morning with coffee :) Pam was so nice and friendly she offered great advice and local restaurants to try as well. The neighbor was just as friendly offering advice to my husband and son on where and what to go get from the bait shop for fishing and crabbing bait.

We enjoyed a few day trips to local attractions (Jamestown, Yorktown, and Virginia Beach) with no problems at all.

The house was so clean and had everything we needed. The bathroom and bedrooms were spotless and instantly took away any concerns of renting spaces in just moments of walking around. Overall this was a great place and great first time experience. We will surely keep this gem in mind for any future trips to Virginia.

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so happy that you came to Ferry Creek Cottage and enjoyed my home......I always hope that people will feel the way you did when they sit on the porch and look out over the water and see the view that , to me, is like living in a tree house!!! Cleanliness is top priority to me too and I am VERY happy you rated the cottage high on that count as well!! Come back and catch more of those Chesapeake Bay blue crabs!! Thank you, Heather.....I can't wait to see your family again!! Pam
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From Dayton va

  • 5 of 5

This property at Ferry Creek is amazing!!

The location of this cottage is perfect and renting from Pam was the best rental experience we have ever had.She keeps the cottage so clean and is so organized!!The cottage is stocked with everything you could need and made for a very easy relaxing trip.A Beautiful cottage on the river to rent.Can't wait to go back!!Thanks Pam for taking such great care of us and giving our family such wonderful memories together..

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: To Know you had such a wonderful time is what it's all about........building memories with your family there at Ferry Creek.....a place so beautiful!! It just doesn't get any better to hear your reactions! I look forward to welcoming you back!!!! Thank you...Pam
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Haymarket, VA

Cannot wait to return!

  • 5 of 5

We arrived after dark and our stay started with a lovely welcome....low lights, candles burning on the deck, and chilled champagne. Pam greeted us with a quick tour of the house and its amenities. The house was fully stocked and offered plenty of room. While the house is tastefully decorated, the decks and dock were the gems of this location! Pam provided local sights of interest and other recreational information but most of our time was spent sitting by the water and soaking up the sun. We definitely hope to return soon! Thanks, Pam, for making the entire process easy as pie!

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Darcy and Jennifer for spending some time chillin' at the Creek and look forward to seeing you again!! Fall and the Urbanna Oyster Festival is a great time! Glad you enjoyed the covered porch and decks overlooking the water!! SEE YOU SOON!!!! Pam
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A lovely waterfront retreat

  • 5 of 5

A friend and I thoroughly enjoyed our long weekend stay at the cottage. The views are beautiful; we enjoyed the air conditioned comfort of the sunroom, the covered porch with ceiling fan and the lovely dock. The cottage is clean and well-equipped. Gloucester Main Street is a short drive with restaurants, shops and a great massage place. Pam was very easy to work with - we will return!

  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Caren...Thank you for coming to Ferry Creek Cottage!!! And.....thank you for allowing the cottage to work it's magic!!! It was the kind of weekend I would ENJOY....complete with massages in the "village"....!! Yes, please come back in the Fall and make your way on Saturday morning to Yorktown Farmer's market....the vendors and their wares are great ...bring a lawn chair , look at the water and listen to the band!!!!
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Comfortable Cottage

  • 5 of 5

Great view! Relaxing getaway. This very comfortable cottage offers everything for a enjoyable vacation spot. Close to Yorktown, Jamestown and Colonial Williamsburg. Make sure you take the scenic Colonial Parkway when traveling between these three spots. Must eat at Olivia's in Gloucester Court House.

Thanks Pam! We will definitely stay here again when we return to the area.

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks , George, Laura and Jake.....for finding your way to Ferry Creek Cottage!! The nicest people come from Ohio...(smiles--my homestate)!!!! I loved that you soaked up the area's historic offerings and especially that you mentioned the Colonial Parkway as a "must see" links the THREE biggies in the area to visit....Jamestown, Williamsburg and Yorktown!! AND......eating at OLIVIA'S on Main Street in the Courthouse...their crab cakes are awesome....and pancakes are the best !!! Next time you come, try YROC at Gloucester Point ...their chef really can "do seafood" and their bartender makes an amazing martini!!! All enjoyed from the covered outdoor deck on the water@!!!!
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Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Richmond Virginia
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
piankatank golf course
Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

Gloucester Courthouse Cottage Rental Rates

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My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $90
Pet Fee $75
Damage Deposit $200

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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