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Waterfront Living Overlooking Private Pier-picturesque Views And Sunsets!

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Space 1,300 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

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 creek......one glance and you'll be instantly drawn to ithe gorgeous scenery. A good thing is easily recognized.....it'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.


Owner
Pam
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 14, 2017

Amenities

Gloucester Courthouse Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1300 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • 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

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(11 traveler reviews)

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Waterfront Living Overlooking Private Pier-picturesque Views And Sunsets!
average rating of 5.0 based on 11 reviews
5

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
5

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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5

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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5

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"..........it 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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5

Beautiful retreat

  • 5 of 5

My husband, two children and I stayed at this adorable and cozy cottage for one week in July 2016. From the day we arrived until we left, we enjoyed our stay. The cottage is very comfortable, super clean, relaxing and basically everything we needed. I love yoga and zen like atmosphere and this had an area just for me! The deck is covered and overlooking the lake. There are candles set up and a nice patio furniture to relax on. Going down to the dock was a cool and surprising experience where we found a large, live horseshoe crab, small jellyfish and crabs. We threw a crabbing trap in and caught crabs. My daughter, who is seven, thought that was so cool! She fished off the dock and caught four fish. She loved going down to the dock. The beds were comfortable and kitchen was big so I had space to chop, dice and prepare my food. The owner of this home, Pam, was wonderful. So kind and thoughtful. She explained where things were in town and made us feel like family. I highly recommend this place for your next vacation.

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks, Rebecca and Joe for coming to the cottage on your family vacation!! I am so glad the kids got to explore the water and caught fish and crabs!! The crab pot and nets and traps are there to enjoy and the four of you really did!! BTW, thanks for the wonderful bait you left in the freezer....you have shared the fun "forward" .........!!!! When someone mentions how clean the cottage is.........my goal has been achieved!!! It is one of my personal criteria for staying at a lodging....it must be CLEAN!! Glad , too, that you loved the kitchen that overlooks the living areas and the water...........somehow it just MAKES YOU want to cook...even on VACATION!!! Yes, the ZEN...,.......But, you're walking in the footsteps of Pocohantas ... Thanks again for coming to sit and dangle your feet off the edge of the world....... Please return soon!!
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5

Peaceful Oasis only 90 minutes from Richmond

  • 5 of 5

I was lucky enough to spend 3 weeks at this beautiful cottage and enjoyed every minute! Pam - the owner - is amazing and provided lots of recommendations for places to eat. We tried just about every one! Bangkok Noi (Gloucester) for Thai food, Merroir (Topping) for delicious oysters, Olivia's in the Village for crab cakes, Southwind Cafe (Mathews) for gourmet pizza, Tony & Mirena's Pizzeria (Hayes) for authentic Italian…the list is endless! The best meal of the day, however, was always breakfast. There is something special about sitting on the porch, drinking coffee, and watching all the amazing wildlife - otters, bald eagles, herons, osprey. The view was breathtaking. I spent many a day out on the porch reading and relaxing. The cottage has an open floor plan, full kitchen, modern bathroom and amazing water views. I highly recommend the Ferry Creek cottage for anyone who is looking for a real getaway. I was SO sad to leave at the end of my 3 weeks, that we have made arrangements to return next month. Don't miss out on this magical place.

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Richmond Virginia
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
piankatank golf course
Car: necessary

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Rates & Availability

Gloucester Courthouse Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$200
$1,250
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $75
Refundable damage deposit $200
housekeeping and taxes $90

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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