Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled Family icon
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance 888-640-7927
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance 888-640-7927

Charming & Bright Beach House at Craigville Beach - Book now for summer 2018

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,534 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

A real old-fashioned Cape Cod vacation awaits you at this quintessential beach house just steps from Craigville Beach! Sweeping views from this lovingly restored, Cape-style, year-round beach house. Walk to Centerville village and Four Seas Ice Cream. Home has been professionally decorated with seaside cottage flair.

The attention to detail in this home is centered around the comfort and convenience of our guests: your rental includes fully stocked kitchen tools including lobster pot, spices, dishwasher and microwave; hotel-quality linens and towels (we even provide beach towels); premium cable tv with three flat screen televisions; WiFi; washer / dryer; brand new gas grill on the back deck; and wall-mounted hair dryers in each of the three baths -- the downstairs queen master and the upstairs king master are en suite. We even provide a tandem kayak complete with life preservers of all sizes for launching at the nearby public ''way to water'' just two doors down. And, of course, nothing says ''Cape Cod Vacation'' like an outdoor shower!

Wake to the sounds of ocean waves, and enjoy your morning coffee on the 2nd floor balcony with sweeping views of Nantucket Sound in this wonderful 3 bedroom 3 full bath home.

Upstairs Master Suite with King Bed, lounge area, en suite full bath and walk-in closet

Downstairs Master Suite with Queen Bed, en suite full marble bath

Downstairs bedroom with three twin beds

Home is equipped with:

• New Washer / Dryer in designated Laundry Room

• Dishwasher

• 43" Smart TV with 4K Ultra HD

• Outdoor shower, BBQ Grill and outdoor Dinning

• Fully Furnished by Professional Designer

• Stocked w/ Kitchen Equipment and Utensils & Spices

• Premium Cable-TV

• High Speed Wireless Internet Access

• Air Conditioning

• Tandem Kayak & Life Preservers

• 4 Beach Chairs

• 6 Beach Towels

Stay in this home once and you will come back year after year!

This is a non-smoking property.

More Details

Maria Papa
Member since: 2009
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 19, 2018

About Maria Papa

As your hosts, we appreciate the fact that this vacation is important to you and your family. That's why we have thought of every possible detail while renovating and furnishing this property to make your Cape Cod vacation an enjoyable one. We take pride in the integrity of our properties, their furnishings, and maintenance. Whether you stay in one of our Cape Cod beach houses, Adirondack rustic cabin, or Midtown Manhattan condo, charm, cleanliness, and attention to detail are evident everywhere. All that's left to you is to arrive, relax, and enjoy!

Maria Papa purchased this house in 2014

Why Maria Papa chose Centerville

The warm waters of Craigville Beach on the Nantucket Sound are second to none on Cape Cod. After a day at the beach, enjoy the best homemade ice cream in the world at Four Seas in Centerville -- just a short walk up the street. Fishing and Blue Crabbing is also plentiful in the Centerville River. Bring your kayak and launch from the public Way to Water on the Centerville River just two doors down form this property, or fish from the crabbing bridge, again, just a few steps away.

Enjoy historic Centerville for a real, old-fashioned Cape Cod vacation while having all of the restaurants and shops of downtown Hyannis just a short few minutes drive away.

Hyannis Harbor is less than 3 and half miles away. Here you can catch a ferry boat to Martha’s Vineyard or Nantucket Island for a day of exploring or bike riding. Cycling enthusiasts won’t want to miss a day cycling the peaceful and quaint Nantucket Island. Just grab your lunch in a day pack and cycle through the lovely streets of Hyannis Port to Hyannis Harbor to board you and your bike on the Nantucket Ferry. And don’t forget that Cape Cod offers the quintessential mini-golf experience. We’ve played all over The Cape, and our favorites are Pirates Cove and Skull Island, both located a short distance away on Rt. 28. But please don’t feel like you need to remember any of this. As your hosts, we provide plenty of advice before your trip as to our favorite places to buy the freshest seafood, whale watch, deep sea fish, or just enjoy a nice seafood dinner like a local.

What makes this house unique

This property is lovingly professionally decorated and pristine. It provides a luxuriously comfortable vacation stay.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Even though it rained for the majority of our stay. It was a peaceful and relaxing time for my family of 4 to all be together in this beautiful house by the water. The homeowners provided suggestions to their favorite restaurants and we certainly did take advantage of that list. We appreciated these tried and true eateries which were all truly exceptional. Between the board games in the house, ladder ball on the back lawn, kayaking on the inlet, and the kids hooking up their computers to the enormous smart tv in the living room so we could have family film nights, our time spent together in your home has been perhaps one of most memorable family vacations.
Apr 2017
  • 1 of 1


Centerville House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1534 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Ocean View
  • Water View
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 4 - outdoor shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower , The bath features a sky light window that opens
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Bath features a double-sized floor to ceiling marble shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , This bath features a linen closet
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , en suite marble bath, bureau, closet
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , full bath,balcony,desk,seating area,walk-in closet, bureau,
    Bedroom 3 - 1 twin/ single , 1 bunk bed , closet, bureau, twin over twin bunk + one more twin
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing


Excellent! 4.5/5 -
(22 traveler reviews)

72% Complete
18% Complete
0% Complete
9% Complete
0% Complete
Charming & Bright Beach House at Craigville Beach - Book now for summer 2018
average rating of 4.5454545 based on 23 reviews
King of Prussia, PA

Great vacation / house / location - 3rd year in a row

  • 5 of 5

We just returned from our yearly vacation in Cape Cod and we have stayed at this house now for the third time. It was a great week, the weather was spectacular and staying at a house that is so centrally located to downtown Hyannis, the ferries to Martha Vineyard and Nantucket, and 1 block walk to Centerville Beach (the best beach on Cape Cod btw) made the stay fantastic - again. We love the house layout having a full master suite upstairs in addition to a second one downstairs which makes for plenty of room for the entire family. The owners keep upgrading the house with new appliances, upgraded TV's, new grill, and full compliment of pots, pans, and utensils, in addition to keeping it meticulously maintained and extremely responsive. This has become a yearly tradition for my family and we look forward to coming back again and enjoying the Cape and staying at this house.

  • Submitted: May 21, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Greetings Doug -- It is a pleasure to host your family year after year. Our guests mean the world to us and we are so pleased that you noticed all of our new upgrades.
Did you find this review helpful?
9 0
King of Prussia, PA

Great location - great house

  • 5 of 5

Our yearly vacation was once again a great success and we even had Indian summer and summer like weather to boot. The house is in a great location easy to get anywhere on the Cape and 1 block from the best beach - Craigville Beach. The house is very well equipped and maintained with everything you need included. The house has plenty of room and having the seperate Master Suite upstairs with ocean views and your own balcony is like having a getaway within the house. We will be back again next year.

  • Submitted: Oct 1, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Great Beach House with amazing views

  • 4 of 5

We loved our stay and found the set up of the house extremely user friendly. Maria was great when we needed to reach out with any questions. Our only issue was that the house didn't come with a beach pass and for us (with young kids) we really needed to utilize other beaches and ponds besides the one you can walk to from the house. We enjoyed the lovely views and sunset each night. We would highly recommend this lovely beach house!

  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0

Just right in every way

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 7 enjoyed our vacation on the Cape and in this home. The short walk to the beach was great for the children. We found plenty of beach towels and bathroom towels. The kitchen is well stocked. The chairs are comfortable and so are the beds. All of the little details made our stay enjoyable and easy. The home is conveniently located so we explored the beaches on the bay as well as Nantucket Sound. This house is charming and bright and just as presented on the website. We would love to return next year.

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
5 0

Nice house near water and quick walk to Craigville beach

  • 4 of 5

We found the house great for 2 families, and in a fantastic location. Plenty of space, 4 showers (including the outdoor shower), and nice deck overlooking the inlet and wooded area. We'll stocked kitchen, and shed full of every beach item you'd need. Quiet are, seems to be the only rental on the street, and neighbors were friendly. Note that the house has A/C but they are wall and window units. The only issues we had with our stay were on day 1 - we were given the wrong lockbox code to gain access to the house key, there was only 1 key available, and the house had not been cleaned when we arrived at 3pm. Owner was accessable and resolved most issues quickly. Overall I would recommend this rental house.

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
3 0

Perfect family weekend

  • 5 of 5

This was our 2nd time back and quite honestly see it being a family tradition for years to come. The house was very clean and stocked with just about everything we could have needed. It has such a cozy feel and the light shines through all day long. The proximity to the beach and towns is major bonus.

  • Submitted: Jun 5, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
7 0


Box Lunch
Sandwich Shop
Flying Fish Cafe
Pizza Restaurant
Eggs with Leggs
Wellfleet Town Pizza
Pizza Restaurant
Organic Restaurant
The Well Tavern + Kitchen
American Restaurant
The Wicked Oyster
Seafood Restaurant
Wicked Oyster
Mayo Beach
Italian Restaurant
Family Restaurant
Mac's Seafood Market Wellfleet
Seafood Market
Mac's On the Pier
Seafood Restaurant
Kung Fu Dumplings
Ballston Beach
Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater
The Fleet: food trucks
Beachcomber in Wellfleet
Cahoon Hollow Beach
Payomet Performing Arts Center
PB Boulangerie Bistro
French Restaurant
Catch of the Day
Seafood Restaurant
JB's Pizza Bar & Grill
Pizza Restaurant
Bocce Italian Grill
Italian Restaurant
Bob's Sub & Cone
Sandwich Shop
Coast Guard Beach
Marconi Beach Restaurant
Seafood Restaurant
Top Mast Cafe
Head of the Meadow Beach
Harrigan's Cafe
Laura & Tony's Kitchen
Breakfast Restaurant
Marconi Beach
Poit's Lighthouse Mini Golf
Wood End Lighthouse
Mac's Market & Kitchen
Seafood Market
The Friendly Fisherman
Seafood Restaurant
Royal Thai Cuisine
Thai Restaurant
Local Break Restaurant and Bar
American Restaurant
Stewart's Seafood Restaurant and Tavern
Seafood Restaurant
Fairway Restaurant & Pizzeria
Pizza Restaurant
Chocolate Cafe
Box Lunch
Sandwich Shop
Karoo Restaurant
South African Restaurant
Red Barn Pizza & More
Pizza Restaurant
Whaler Lounge
Bar & Grill
Pilgrims' First Landing Park
Sal's Place
Italian Restaurant
Fanizzi’s Restaurant - Provincetown, MA
American Restaurant
Joon Bar


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $185
Damage Deposit $200

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

You might like these similar properties