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Last updated: 12/04/2016
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  • Minimum stay:3-4 nights
  • Sleeps:5
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Cottage
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

Lovely quaint cottage on an island close surrounded by the waters of Buzzard Bay

You can set your own pace and relax here!!!

This residential island is located in Buzzard's Bay, north of the Elizabeth Islands and Martha's Vineyard. Approximately half the island is a state conservation with nature trails and wild life viewing that eventually brings you out to the ocean. There is a town beach, with lifeguards, on the south side of the island. Also, on the protected side of the island, is a beach perfect for children, and within walking distance of this cottage. Or go across the street and enjoy the ocean side with sandbars to explore during low tide. It will take you 3 - 5 minutes, to these two beaches. The town beach is about a mile away. If you have a boat, you can launch your boat at Hoppy's Landing within 1/2 mile.

The island is connected by a causeway and has town water and sewer. A supermarket, pharmacy, and restaurants are located within four miles.

The cottage is quite charming. The kitchen, with hardwood floors, has been renovated with new counters, backsplash, stove, microwave, refrigerator and ceiling fan. Every item needed for cooking, baking, and planning your meals are provided. Also, dishes, glasses, wine glasses, etc. provided. Linens and towels are provided.


There are 3 bedrooms, one with a queen size bed/TV, one with double bed/TV, and a third with a twin bed. There is ample space for your clothing.

The living room is open spaced with the dining area. There are two areas for eating. The room also has a gas stove for those chilly nights, which are far and few during the summer.

The bathroom has a full size tub with shower.

A washer/dryer is available in the premise to use. A gas grill and firepit is available. Also, 2 beach chairs are provided to bring to the beach.

The best for last. This cottage is special because it has an 8 x 12 foot screened in porch. It has a table with three chairs, two other chairs, a chaise, and a wooden swing. Great for the times you want to be outside yet not in the sun, or covered from the rain. Also, no worry of insects at night. The house is also equipped with a front porch with two adirondack chairs.

Owner

Member since: 2015

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/04/2016

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 1000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Must be 21...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Miniature Golf
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Near The Ocean:

    Surrounded by the ocean. Walk to two beahes and drive 1 mile to another beach. Perfect....moreless

  • Water View:

    You can see the water from the living room and from the porch....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Golf
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surf Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    Two Separate Dining area. One seats 4 and the other 2. The dining area on the porch also seats 3....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    Off street...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
 

Reviews

Write a review 4.8
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Off Season
May 1 - Jun 17, 2017
3 night min stay
$200
$1,000
Summer
Jun 18 - Jun 30, 2017
3 night min stay
$250
$1,200
Summer
Jul 1 - Sep 4, 2017
4 night min stay
$250
$1,400
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$250

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Cleaning Fee $100
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

July weekly rentals are Saturday to Saturday. Extra days can be added at standard rate.

100% Refund is cancellation within 60 days.


Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.


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Last updated: 12/04/2016
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Location

Ferry Service from New Bedford to Martha's Vineyard, leaves multiple times during the day

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2006

About the owner: I have been coming to this island for over 40 years. My parents lived here during their retirement years. My husband and I now live here also, just across the street from this rental.

Why the Owner Chose Fairhaven, MA, USA:
We bought this home because of the many happy summers I had at my parent's house.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
It is quite unique because it has a screened in porch with a comfy swing to watch the sunset in the distance. You can eat out here, relax, or just enjoy some quiet time. At night, the clam lights add to the ambiance of the the place. You will fall in love with this place as we did. Beach around the corner, fire pit in the yard, swing attached to the tree limb, and just summer living. Feel free to contact me directly by calling 5082777983 and I will gladly answer any questions. Thank you.


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/04/2016

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Photos

  • West Island Get-A-Way

    West Island Get-A-Way

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Queen Bedroom

    Queen Bedroom

  • Twin Bed

    Twin Bed

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • Bathroom

    Bathroom

  • Backyard with firepit

    Backyard with firepit

  • Beach within walking distance

    Beach within walking distance

  • Sunset on West Island

    Sunset on West Island

  • Walk over to ocean side of beach

    Walk over to ocean side of beach

  • Sunset

    Sunset

  • Idle sailboats

    Idle sailboats

  • View of front of Cottage

    View of front of Cottage

  • Dining Area

    Dining Area

  • Full Size Bedroom

    Full Size Bedroom

  • Another view of Kitchen

    Another view of Kitchen

  • Another view of bathroom

    Another view of bathroom

  • View from Porch

    View from Porch

  • Screened Porch

    Screened Porch

  • West Island's Town Beach from the air

    West Island's Town Beach from the air

  • Summer wild roses on the beach edge

    Summer wild roses on the beach edge

  • Satellite view of West Island (lower right)

    Satellite view of West Island (lower right)

  • Another Sunset

    Another Sunset

  • Sunrise

    Sunrise

VRBO #673224

This listing was first published here in 2015.

Date last modified - Tuesday, December 06, 2016

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