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Chincoteague Island Bungalow W/ 2 Bedrooms And Guest House

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Space 1,400 sq. ft.
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bdr 1bath main house, w/ an additional 1 Bdr, 1/2 bath guesthouse

New for 2018: no extra cleaning fees! The Flying Goose is is a quaint original Chincoteague Island bungalow and guest cottage just minutes from Assateague Beach and a five minute walk to Maddox Blvd’s great restaurants and shopping, including the Black Narrows Brewing Company. Downtown Chincoteague is a short walk or bike ride away. The Flying Goose is located on a third of an acre with a fenced backyard and lovely garden. After a day at the beach come home to enjoy the large screen porch, outdoor shower (with hot water), brick patio, cable TV, and wifi. The main house has two bedrooms with queen size beds, a recently renovated full bath, an updated kitchen, and new windows. We supply linens, towels, pillows, beach chairs, umbrellas, and an assortment of board games. The kitchen is stocked with all the conveniences of home, including a washer and dryer. The guest cottage, originally the workshop of a master decoy carver, has been fully renovated into a one bedroom with AC, wifi, a kitchenette, ½ bath, and refrigerator, just steps from the main house. Total living space is approximately 1,400 square feet.

More Details

Owner
Robert Shepherd
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, mandarin, Bahasa Indonesia
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
February 23, 2018

About Robert Shepherd

Fithri is from an island (Java, in Indonesia) and Robert has spent time living on two islands (Java and Taiwan). We hope you enjoy everything Chincoteague Island has to offer as much as we do.

Robert Shepherd purchased this bungalow in 2017

Why Robert Shepherd chose Chincoteague Island

We are in a very quiet neighborhood that is child and bicycle friendly. The screen porch is large (24 feet x 12 feet) and comfortable. The island trolley (25 cents per ride) passes in front of our house. We provide all linens, and guests are welcomed to help themselves to the spices and condiments in the kitchen.

What makes this bungalow unique

We spend most of our time on the 12x24 screen porch. Walking to nearby restaurants and shops is easy (be sure to stop by the Black Narrows Brewery!). We enjoy biking around the island, including an easy twenty minute ride to the low-key biker/hiker beach on Assateague, a five minute ride to the shops and restaurants on Main Street, and a ten minute ride to the entrance on Assateague. And remember, when you enter Assateague Island by bike you do not pay an admission fee!

Amenities

Chincoteague Island Bungalow Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • bungalow
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Max. adults: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Please refrain from loud outside noises after 11 pm on week nights, as this is a residential neighborhood. Parties and group events are not allowed.
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , In the Guest House
    Bathroom 3 - outdoor shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , 1 sleep sofa /futon , In the Guest Cottage.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Chincoteague Island Bungalow W/ 2 Bedrooms And Guest House
average rating of 4.851852 based on 27 reviews
5

Charming bungalow with great outdoor space

  • 5 of 5

This was our third year vacationing in Chincoteague, and this house was our favorite so far. The house itself was very comfortable for my husband and our two young children. The kitchen was well equipped, and the addition of linens and bath towels was a bonus as we didn't have to worry about packing them.

We took advantage of the Annex where my parents stayed for a few nights. They were very comfortable and enjoyed having a space of their own.

As most other reviewers mentioned, the screened in porch was the highlight. We spent much of our time there, enjoying the fresh air without worrying about mosquitoes. When our kids needed to run off some extra energy, the back yard was perfect as it was completely fenced in.

  • Submitted: Sep 17, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your kind review. We hope to see you again on the island.
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Oakton, VA
5

Just perfect!

  • 5 of 5

We had such a wonderful trip to Chincoteague. The house was just perfect! Very comfortable, immaculately kept, and welcoming. The best part of the house is the huge screened porch where we ate all our meals and spent most of our time. The outdoor shower is really handy after a day at the beach. We would love to come again in future years. Thank you!

  • Submitted: Sep 18, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank so much for your kind words, and we hope you come back to the island. Bob & Fithri
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5

Peaceful Porch

  • 5 of 5

The house is clean and confortable. Bob, the owner, was great about making sure John and I had a great time. We hope to be back next year.

  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the kind words, Jenise. We look forward to hosting you and John next summer.
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4

A lovely little cottage!

  • 4 of 5

The Chincoteague Island Bungalow is a charming, well-maintained, very pleasant cottage!

The kitchen is very well equipped and the washer/dryer is a definite plus! While we did not use the annex for sleeping purposes, it was great to have the extra bathroom! Board games and cards a nice touch, as are the beach chairs (4) and two beach umbrellas! Greatly appreciated! Thank you!

The cottage is located within walking distance of Maddox and not too far from Main Street...we walked and biked to both!

Perhaps the best thing about this darling home, however, is the screened in porch...very large, comfortable, immediate access to the kitchen, and with a roomy outdoor shower (also helpful with 4 sandy adults!)

All in all, wonderful weather, beautiful Chincoteague, pleasant accommodations and family = best vacation!!

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your kind words. We are very glad your enjoyed your stay on the island and in our home, and hope to see you again. Bob & Fithri
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Foxfire Village, NC
5

What a Wonderful Cottage

  • 5 of 5

Where do I begin? This cottage has everything - the amenities are so nice, comfortable beds, dish washer, washer and dryer, etc. The A/C in the house makes for very pleasant days when it is hot outside. The back porch is the nicest we have Ever enjoyed. Five adults were very comfortable here. We will definitely try to rent this cottage on our next trip to Chincoteague.

  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the kind words, we're very glad your enjoyed your time in our home. Hope to see you again on the island in the future. Bob & Fithri
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5

All the comforts of home, the games, movies and cards were a very nice touch!

  • 5 of 5

Beautifully maintained property and very nice neighborhood😊

  • Submitted: Jun 11, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Steamers
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
many!!
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Assateague Island

Convenient to all Chincoteague Island activities.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Damage Deposit $300

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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