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Book for Long Weekends & Summer Weeks! Bay cottage - Enjoy sunsets from the deck

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Space 1,000 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

100 feet from the bay beach and spectacular sunsets!

A new owner in 2014 and this home is back on the vacation rental market! Completely remodeled inside!

Amazing views of the bay and beach which are just across the street from the home! Beach chairsand beach toys are provided.

Welcome to this 2 story, 4 bedroom, 2 bathroom plus an outdoor shower bay view cottage. Three bedroom are upstairs (two queens and 2 twins) and one is downstairs (twin bed) and a full bathroom on each floor. The outdoor shower is situated at the back of the house and features teak floor tiles. A sunroom on the first floor lets in plenty of sunshine through windows that span the entire wall. A deck on the second floor is perfect for soaking up sunshine, watching the sunset and stargazing.

A fully-stocked kitchen allows vacationers to cook up meals at home. A range/oven, microwave, dishwasher, Brita water filter, coffee maker, toaster, and blender are here for your convenience. If you prefer to eat out there are a number of restaurants in walking distance or a short car ride. Just off the kitchen is a laundry room with a washer and dryer, iron, ironing board, and drying rack.

The dining room includes a table with 4 chairs and a bench that can seat up to 3. The living room includes two sofas, a love seat and a rocking chair for reading, playing board games, connecting to the internet or watching cable TV.

Enjoy bay views and gorgeous sunsets from the deck, sunroom or living/dining area. Take a walk along the beach, bike along the shore or launch your kayak in front of the home. Nature lovers will have plenty to keep them occupied between bird watching or scanning the horizon for dolphins. Children can play in the fenced-in yard.

Visit Cape May to the south for ocean beaches, historic home tours, quaint shops and award-winning restaurants. Drive east to the Wildwoods for boogie boarding and the amusement rides and waterparks on the boardwalk. Climb the Cape May Lighthouse and get a 360 degree view of the area. Take a ferry ride or tour the Cape May Airport Aviation Museum.

Come spend some time here and the views of the ebb and flow of the bay and beautiful sunsets are yours to enjoy. The neighborhood is quiet and peaceful, perfect for your vacation to relax. Villas just might be the best kept secret at the Jersey Shore. Come and discover for yourself!

No pets, please. No smoking allowed. Families and responsible adults only.

During peak season this is a Saturday to Saturday rental.

More Details

Owner
Stephanie Homick
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 16, 2017

About Stephanie Homick

As a naval officer, I've traveled the world. Coming back to the Jersey shore reminds me of my childhood and the carefree feeling of playing outside all day and relaxing as the sun sets.

Stephanie Homick purchased this cottage in 2014

Why Stephanie Homick chose Southern Shore Region

When I saw the proximity to the beach and the sunsets from the deck, I absolutely fell in love with this home. I grew up spending summers down the Jersey shore and am delighted to have found this little slice of heaven to call my own. I hope to share the peace and serenity I enjoy when I'm vacationing at the home with my renters. Feel the stress melt away. I hope you feel as relaxed as much as I do when spending time .

Amenities

Villas Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 7 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Outdoor Shower - outdoor shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Starfish Bedroom - 1 queen
    Sand Dollar Bedroom - 1 queen
    Crab Bedroom - 2 twin/ single
    First Floor Bedroom - 1 twin/ single
  • There are two sofas in the living room should you need one extra spot to sleep. Pillows and a blanket are in the closet of the first floor bedroom.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • photography
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(10 traveler reviews)

Book for Long Weekends & Summer Weeks! Bay cottage - Enjoy sunsets from the deck
average rating of 4.8 based on 10 reviews
5

Very Happy Stay!

  • 5 of 5

I vacationed at this home with 6 other friends. This home has 4 spacious bedrooms and 2 full baths. Excellent for a larger group. The living area is large and had plenty of room for us all to move around. Kitchen was great. It had plenty of dishes, utensils, pots, and pans for us to make group dinner and lunch.

We came to celebrate the New Year. Stephanie was very helpful and responded to our questions extremely fast. Overall, we were very pleased with this home. It has everything we needed. Great property!

Thanks Stephanie!

  • Submitted: Jan 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great Get Away

  • 5 of 5

Property's location is awesome, the property itself was cozy, and everyone loved their time there. I would recommend this place to anyone who wants to visit the area.

  • Submitted: Sep 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Mendham, NJ
4

Perfect summer getaway!

  • 4 of 5

House was lovely, just as advertised and more than enough room for two of us and a small dog. Stephanie was very responsive and could not have been more helpful. It was our first visit to the area and we thoroughly enjoyed it. Weather was terrific, sunsets were AMAZING and the beach by the house was great for walks. Go to the beautiful beach by the lighthouse in Cape May if you want to go swimming, there are chairs and and an umbrella at the house. We did not want to be around crowds and noise so Villas was just right, slightly funky but very quiet and peaceful and everyone we encountered was very friendly, even at the Wawa and CVS! Would highly recommend the Island Grill in Cape May for Dinner and a little store called Maker's Making for gifts and what not. Also had a great time at the Historic Cold Spring Village and the Alpaca Farm, both just a short drive away. Looking forward to return trip next year.

  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Pittsburgh, PA
4

Nice

  • 4 of 5

Nice views, spacious bathrooms.

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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5

beautiful views with a comforting, homey feel!

  • 5 of 5

We loved this property ! The views were amazing and the house was clean and decorated to perfection! Every square inch of the house was designed for relaxation and comfort! The house seems small, but there is so much room for entertaining. There was 6 of us during our stay and we never felt like we didn't have enough space. There was even an extra bedroom we didn't even use!! The owner Stephanie responded very promptly and answered any and all questions we had! No complaints at all ! We will for sure be renting this property again !

  • Submitted: May 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Brooke, So glad you enjoyed your stay and look forward to hearing from you again for your next vacation!
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5

Wonderful cottage by the sea for the family!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great week staying at Stephanie's cottage. We had 6 people staying - 2 adults, 2 kids (11 and 7), and grandparents. We really liked that there was a full bath and single bedroom on the main floor for the kids' grandmother. Upstairs there were 3 bedrooms and a full bath. The stairs were a bit narrow but expected since it is an holder house. Water pressure in the bathrooms was excellent. The one downside that we found was that the two full/queen size beds were very low to the ground -- very low. It proved not to be too much of a problem for us since grandpa stayed in one of the rooms with the two single beds that sat higher but the other beds could prove to be a challenge for anyone that has issues getting up from a low spot. One block from the beach with a very quiet street in front of you. It is best to enjoy the view and the sunsets, not really to swim. To swim, would go down the road a bit or do the 10-15 minute ride to Cape May or the Wildwoods. We had lots of things to do with day trips to Atlantic City and visits to Cape May, the lighthouse, the various beaches, Wildwood boardwalk and water parks. Lots to do and see -- or a nice place to just sit back and relax. We used Trip Advisor to find little restaurants in the Villas neighborhood and surrounding environments. Worked really well. We found a grocery store about 10 mins away and Stephanie's kitchen had everything we needed to prepare and cook our meals. The neighborhood is very quiet and perfect for families and she has done a wonderful job at decorating the cottage. The front porch was used a lot for game nights. We enjoyed the wifi and the dvd player. The TV only had basic stations so use your wifi devices or bring dvds. We highly recommend Stephanie and her cottage - she quickly and patiently answered all of our questions. We are looking forward to another visit!

  • Submitted: Sep 13, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
4 Miles
Cape May County Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.3 Miles
Jake's Bar and Grill
Nearest Ferry
6 Miles
Cape May - Lewes Ferry
Nearest Golf
6 Miles
Cape May National Golf Club
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
Route 9
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Back Bay Bistro
Nearest Beach
0.05 Miles
Villas Beach
Car: necessary

Villas is a quiet retreat just north of Cape May. Escape the crowds and enjoy the Villas - home of the best sunsets. Cape May is less than a 20 minute drive away with lots of history, culture, restaurants, shops and a beach with a promenade. Cape May County Airport is home to an aviation museum filled with historic aircraft. For the nature-lovers, stroll along the beach in front of the house searching for crabs and red knot birds or visit the Higbee Beach Wildlife Management Area or visit the Audubon Society. Looking for the boardwalk and rides? Head over to Wildwood to ride the ferris wheel. Don't forget to visit the local wineries and Cape May Brewing Company! There's something for everyone!

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Rates & Availability

Villas Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Peak Summer
May 26 2017 - Sep 5 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,600
 
 
Autumn
Sep 6 2017 - Oct 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$1,400
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$250
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59
Cleaning Fee $100
Tax Rate 3.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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