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Close to Town, Bike Path, Beach. Sleeps 6 - Pool & Tennis

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,500 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedroom, 2 bathroom newly renovated home, close to Town and beaches

'Le Petit Rien' ('A Little Nothing') is one of Nashaquisset's most charming three-bedroom cottages. Recently renovated, the house is fully air conditioned and decorated in happy colors of the sea, with furnishings that invite you to sit back and relax after a day at the beach, on the course, in the shops, or exploring the island's many beautiful trails (both by foot and by bike).

Located near Nashaquisset's pool and two Har-Tru tennis courts, Le Petit Rien features a modern kitchen furnished with everything to delight the most demanding chef, and the adjacent dining area is open and filled with light - all the better to enjoy your morning meal, mid-day lunch, evening dinner - or to work on that 5,000 piece jigsaw puzzle! Wireless internet throughout the house keeps you connected during your stay.

Outside, a beautifully manicured yard surrounds the brick patio, where a gas grill, dining table, and outdoor umbrella make al fresco dining 'de rigeur'. Rocking chairs on the front porch invite you to relax and reflect on island life: ahhhhhh - which beach will you enjoy tomorrow? Where shall you have dinner? What time does the sun set? Finally, step inside the outdoor hot shower and let the sun and sand slip away ... until tomorrow!

Le Petit Rien's layout includes:

1st Floor:

- Living room with comfortable sofas and overstuffed chairs

- Fireplace

- Flat screen television

- Dining area with farmer's table, six chairs, and two stools

- Kitchen with gas stove, dishwasher, refrigerator, disposal, microwave, other small kitchen appliances, washer & dryer.

- Bedroom with queen size bed, flat screen HD television and digital cable.

- Full bathroom with tub & shower.

2nd Floor:

- Bedroom with king size bed, flat screen HD television and digital cable.

- Full bathroom with tub/shower.

- Third bedroom with oversized bunk bed (full bed on bottom; traditional twin bed on top), flat screen HD television and digital cable.

Patio:

- Private, fully landscaped brick patio with mature trees and other plants; dining area on main patio with gas grill.

Other:

- Front porch with rocking chairs

- Outdoor (hot) shower

Rental Details:

Nashaquisset features two Har-Tru tennis courts, as well as a swimming pool and sundeck; use of these amenities is included in the listed rent. Le Petit Rien will be professionally cleaned in advance of your check-in; if you are staying multiple weeks, a cleaning will take place each week of your visit; further details are provided in your lease. Check-in time is 4pm; check-out is 10am. (Sunday turnover.) No Pets. No Smoking.

More Details

Property Manager
Suzanne Del Rossi
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 10, 2017

About Suzanne Del Rossi

We succumbed to Nantucket's charm and beauty the very first time we stepped off the ferry ten years ago. Our two sons were young; we were busy dentists; and Nantucket offered a respite that was just what the doctor ordered! Living on the South Shore of Boston, Nantucket gave us a quick, convenient break from our everyday commitments - within no time at all, we could shun dental scrubs and jump into bathing suits. Ahhhh ... life was good!

Suzanne Del Rossi purchased this cottage in 2013

Why Suzanne Del Rossi chose Nantucket Island

When 7 Autopscot ('Le Petit Rien') became available in 2013, we jumped at the chance to become a Nashaquisset homeowner. We had rented in Nashaquisset for a number of years and loved so much about it: its location (a short walk to Town, shopping, restaurants, the waterfront, beaches); amenities (pool and tennis courts); and upkeep (privet hedges, picket fences, abundant flora). We updated the cottage, including adding built-ins to the downstairs bedroom and the new third bedroom (formerly an open loft). We added furnishings to reflect our love of the island and touches of whimsy reflect our easy-going lifestyle. The house is furnished with our rental guests in mind: we want you to be as happy in it as we are ourselves.

What makes this cottage unique

'Le Petit Rien' is located on a shell path that leads to the neighborhood's pool and tennis courts. Its yards are welcoming, yet private. Multiple windows in the high living room ceiling fill the house with light, so even the occasional rainy day is not gloomy at all!

Amenities

Nashaquisset Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Village ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • 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 Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , shower , Second floor
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , First floor
  • Le Petit Rien has two full bathrooms, one on each floor, complete with tub and shower. It also has an outdoor (hot) shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Second Floor Bedroom #1 - 1 king , On second floor; shares bath with bunk room; tv in room
    First floor bedroom - 1 queen , Flat screen tv; built in storage; bathroom outside bedroom
    Bedroom 3 - 1 bunk bed , Double bed on bottom bunk; twin bed on top; tv; built ins
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(10 traveler reviews)

Close to Town, Bike Path, Beach. Sleeps 6 - Pool & Tennis
average rating of 5.0 based on 10 reviews
5

This is a beautiful, well-appointed property in a good location with a great pool.

  • 5 of 5

Home is charming inside and out, located in a great spot with access to Stop and Shop, town (bus stops nearby), and beaches. The pool and tennis courts were great. We enjoyed many meals outside on the patio and used the grille for several dinners.

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you enjoyed the amenities 7 Autopscot offers: location, location, location! Enjoying meals outside on the patio is also a great punctuation point to the great day at the beach!
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5

Awesome home close to everything!

  • 5 of 5

This was our first time renting a house on the island and we would rent this one again! It has everything including beach chairs and towels! Well appointed just as promised. Very clean and private. I would recommend this property to anyone. The manager Suzanne was great and always got back to me right away when I had questions or concerns. I loved that the Surfside bike path was right down the street!

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect for Family Vacation

  • 5 of 5

We stayed for one week in July at this wonderfully equipped home close to everything. This was our first trip to Nantucket and our house was the quintessential adorable Nantucket home with beautiful landscaping. The house was so well stocked and clean. Having the pool so close was a plus for early morning swims or late afternoon relaxation--our boys loved it. I loved coffee on the front porch in the cool mornings and runs to Surfside beach! The property manager was so attentive to our needs and responded quickly to answer any questions we had. We will never forget our family vacation in Nantucket and plan to be back next year! We would recommend this house to anyone!

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are glad you and your family enjoyed staying at Le Petit Rien ... the proximity to the pool and tennis courts makes life easy, especially with younger children! Of course, "kids" of all ages can enjoy the house's amenities, location ... and the island's many wonderful beaches, restaurants, stores, and museums. We look forward to your joining us again next season!
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5

Review

  • 5 of 5

Great rental. Well maintained, clean and well stocked.

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We're so happy to share our home with rental guests like you ... thank you! As always, we're eager to hear what we can do to enhance your vacation stay at Le Petit Rien!
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5

Perfect house for a Nantucket getaway!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed for 2 weeks and had a few family members come and visit - so at one point, we had 2 babies/toddlers there. We have rented houses from VRBO for many years and this house was more stocked with supplies than any other house we ever stayed out - from kitchen to cleaning, to food storage --- it was exactly like being at home! Also, we did not expect the pool to be so close, which was a huge plus - it is literally right at the end of the driveway, so pretty much in the backyard! The home is beautiful, clean, renovated, has modern appliances, and we loved using the grill and eating outside. We were very comfortable here and sincerely enjoyed our stay!! We would recommend this house to anyone!

  • Submitted: Dec 22, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Ideal Family Vacation

  • 5 of 5

Each person in our entire three generation family had a truly outstanding vacation at Winding Down. Every aspect in the owner's description is accurate, with meticulous and clean condition in every room. There are plenty of bathrooms and family areas for privacy and separate enjoyment . The community pool was perfect for our grandchildren and our granddaughter (age 7) enjoyed riding her bicycle in the blocks around the house, which is convenient to the Town as well as many beaches and neighborhoods of Nantucket. In order to preserve the clean and well stocked condition of the house, the landlord has many rules for maintaining the property and replacing all supplies, so enjoying the house comes with more responsibilities than some other houses.

  • Submitted: Oct 7, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Nantucket Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
So many choices!
Nearest Ferry
2 Miles
Steamship Authority
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Miacomet Golf Course
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Island Kitchen, The Sea Grille, DowneyFlake
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Surfside Beach
Car: not necessary

Our home is conveniently located on the island: less than a mile to Town ... on the bike path to Surfside Beach (and elsewhere) ... a half mile to grocery store and restaurants. Nashaquisset's pool and two Har-Tru tennis courts are the perfect place to relax after a day at the beach, the links, the bike trails ... a perfect end to a perfect vacation day!

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Rates & Availability

Nashaquisset Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Manager accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$4,600
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $600

Cancellation Policy: If a guest requests a cancellation 60 days or more before arrival date, Owner will make every effort to re-rent the property. If successful, the Owner will refund the total rental payment less a $300 servicing fee. Rental guest assumes responsibility for acquiring (or not acquiring) Trip Cancellation Insurance.

One-half of total (rental fee and Damage protection fee of $600) is due within one week of receipt of lease (personal or bank check); balance of payment is due on or before March 1, 2016. Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. Reservations made after March 1 require payment in full with return of signed lease. Payment by check only.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.

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