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Bedrooms 2
Half Baths1
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property


Villa Sociedade is one of the few properties on Cape Cod offering two amazing homes (main house: property # 692098 & guest house: property # 562848). It is the perfect large group solution for extended family, friends, and Fido to vacation together. The layout of the property is ideal for families to come together and vacation in a rental home where lifetime memorable experiences are made.

Each house can be rented separately or together. Both homes are private from each other. They are spacious enough to enjoy each other's company and yet have your own privacy. European design elements and personal touches provide subtle luxury, warmth and inviting charm throughout the homes. Majestical grounds.

The Villa is nestled on one of the highest points of Truro hills. Three beautifully landscaped acres on it's own private road makes it a tranquil and picturesque setting with spectacular views of Truro. The beautiful grounds will awaken all of your senses.


Upon entering the main house, the views are breathtaking. You will be taken by the private octagon in ground pool and the water view.

There are expansive decks on three sides of this 2+bedroom, 2.5 bath, contemporary, architect designed home with air conditioning. There is an open floor plan which allows for quiet relaxation or wonderful entertaining.

The main level consists of: living, dining, a fully-applianced galley kitchen, and two private bedrooms. The master suite has a king size bed, jacuzzi for two, a separate shower, double sinks and a loo. The guest bedroom also has a king size bed with a full bathroom/shower. Floor to ceiling sliders, fireplace, and wood burning stoves are abundant on this level.

A staircase leads to the lower level which consists of: a game room with a second kitchen, board games, a quiet area with a sofa/queen size sleeper, a separate half bathroom, and a laundry room. Floor to ceiling sliders lead to beautiful outdoor living with in ground salt pool, private and very big outdoor shower, tennis court with basket ball hoop, ping pong table, tree swing, hammock, pond, and gazebo.

In an ongoing effort to boast our 5 star rating for providing a well-appointed and pristine home, we have installed touchless flush toilet systems.

Wellfleet and Provincetown are about a 10-15 minute drive and it is perhaps a mile or so to either Corn Hill Beach on the bay side or Long Nook Beach on the ocean side. Nearby walking and biking trails through the National Sea Shore.

Pet friendly. No smoking allowed.

More Details

Paula Sociedade, Ph.D.
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, spanish, portuguese
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
September 25, 2018

About Paula Sociedade, Ph.D.

I was born on the island of Sao Miguel, Azores, one of the places where heaven meets earth. The unspoiled beautiful nature and the gracious hospitality of the Azorean people are a part of my heritage.

We immigrated to the Ironbound section of Newark, New

Jersey when I was four years old. The Ironbound is populated with people from various European countries thus facilitating our acculturation to western culture and yet maintaining our Azorean roots.

I learned many valuable teachings in our bi-cultural home: love of family, the value of consistent hard work, how to make a house into a loving home, but the two messages that resonate deep are: do what you say and do it whole-heartedly; and honor your heritage and family surname.

I completed my PhD in 1995 in counseling psychology and became a licensed psychologist in 1996. My love for and commitment to my heritage is why I brought my clinical skills back home to the Ironbound.

My immediate reaction when I first encountered Cape Cod in 1990 was: 'I have arrived.' I have traveled to many beautiful places but what I felt when I stumbled upon Truro was a connection between mind, body and soul. Whether walking, biking or driving through Truro, I knew someday I would own a home on the Outer Cape.

Ten years (2000) later I bought my first home in North Truro. As fate would have it, this home was sold in 2009 during a tumultuous time of my life.

In 2011 on a beautiful fall day I purchased my piece of heaven on earth: Villa Sociedade. Much like the Azores, the unspoiled beautiful nature of the Villa is where heaven meets earth.

The passage of my Azorean roots with Villa Sociedade was nothing short of a divine intervention. The first home in North Truro was my 'holding ground' until I was ready to receive the gift intended for me:

Villa Sociedade: A place for integration of heritage and passion for creative hosting of traveling families who want to create memories with each other on the Cape.

Paula Sociedade, Ph.D. purchased this villa in 2010

Why Paula Sociedade, Ph.D. chose Truro

It is very difficult to find a home on Cape Cod which can accommodate a large group, let alone a property that has all of the amenities Villa Sociedade offers: in ground salt pool, tennis court, basket ball, ping pong, outdoor shower, hammock, air conditioned, monogrammed bed sheets, herb garden, just to mention a few of the many amenities you can expect during your stay at no extra cost.The Villa is also registered with the town of Truro so you can enjoy the benefit of paying only a small fee for your car decal giving you access to all Truro beaches.

Guests describe it best:

"The only problem with the villa is it is so relaxing and beautiful, that it was hard to venture out and explore the Cape."

"This is the by far the best rental home..."

"No expense was cut...will not disappoint..."

"This is the fun house!"


"Pristine and dreamy..."

As repeatedly stated in our 5 star reviews: THIS PROPERTY IS LIKE NO OTHER!

What makes this villa unique

This is the ideal vacation spot for the entire family to experience an authentic Cape Cod adventure.

As your host I provide you with the convenience of dealing directly with part as your concierge, your friend, and your insider expert of the Cape. I want there to be inherent trust between me as your host and you as my guest.

Hospitality and attention to detail is what you will encounter. I do not "just rent to a renter" rather I host my guest because I want you to feel at home on the Cape.

If you have any questions feel free to ask me.

Paula Sociedade,



Truro Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Ocean View
  • Water View
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , jetted tub , Touchless flush toilets
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Touchless flush toilets
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , Touchless flush toilets
    Bathroom 4 - outdoor shower , Huge outdoor shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Queen Sized
    Bedroom 4 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Queen Sized
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Contact owner with any questions you may have.


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(13 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 5.0 based on 13 reviews
Saratoga springs, NY

Fantastic Truro Stay

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed in Cape Cod for years at various places, but Villa Sociedade was absolutely one of the best . We love the Truro area due to its lack of crowds and beautiful beaches. One of my favorite beaches ,Longnook, was literally a few minutes away. Our favorite breakfast/coffee/pastry/ice cream place,Savory and Sweet Escape was also just down the road. My pregnant daughter in law was happy! The proximity to Provincetown is also a plus. We were looking for a place we could stay with our Golden Retievers and this place looked fantastic- it was!

The grounds are stunning and peaceful at the same time and give you a wonderful sense of retreat . The outdoor pool is beautiful and the patio is spacious. We had great weather for June and were able to be in the pool everyday. I believe it was heated as the temperature was always good.The deck on the back of the house is the best spot to catch the breeze. Due to its location on a hilltop, you almost always have a nice air and you can see the ocean through the gap in the bluffs across the way.

The house itself is open and beautifully decorated. The kitchen was well appointed and we ate in almost every night. The beds were comfortable and bright.- the entire back of the house facing the ocean in the distance was a wall of sliding glass doors, which were great to let in the breezes at night.

As a plus , there is a large tennis court on the grounds - we didn't play tennis but it was great for the dogs to roam around in off lead.

The owner, Paula, was great and responded quickly to all communications. We had to change our dates and she was gracious and accommodating.

Overall , one of our best stays on the Cape. I will definitely stay here again!

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: What a beautiful review! Thank you for the time it took to write it...I so appreciate it. Also, thank you for taking good care of this special oasis. You are welcomed guests of Villa Sociedade.
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Milford, NJ

Great House

  • 5 of 5

Unique house with beautifully landscaped grounds.This is our 5th year here and we plan to keep coming back to this amazing place with its views, salt water pool, close location to P-Town and Longnook Beach. This house has everything you need for a prefect vacation with high ceiling and a wall of glass overlooking the bay.Its so relaxing and Paula is a wonderful host.

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

We just spent a glorious week at this lovely property for the second summer

in a row. The house is a delight - clean, comfortable and elegant, with

beautiful views and surroundings. Paula is a helpful, considerate host who

thinks of every amenity. If we could give more than five stars, we would!

We can't wait to return.

  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind words...We look forward to hosting your next stay on the Cape!
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A family tradition

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed at Villa Sociedade 4 summers in a row (and are booked for our 5th)! The home is kept immaculately, and there are always updates and repairs, but what we love is that every summer, we return to what we expect and appreciate. Gorgeous views, fully stocked home (with so many extra little touches), great pool, and convenient location. Being at Villa Sociedade is our favorite week of the year!

  • Submitted: Sep 1, 2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for such a wonderful review and for being great guests!
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Wonderful vacation!

  • 5 of 5

This home is simply lovely. An expansive deck with an everchanging ocean view, a great pool and tennis court, and beautiful surroundings. The house has comfortable, pretty furnishings and is very well-equipped for everything you could possibly want in a summer rental. We loved it!! Also, Paula is a gracious and responsive host.

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your review. I would welcome the opportunity to host your next stay!
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Foxboro, MA

Amazing Home

  • 5 of 5

This is the second year we spent our vacation at the main house of the Villa Sociedade. My family enjoys having close access to the beach, but with the availability of a luxurious pool area . The interior of the home is comfortable, the landscaping is gorgeous and the view is amazing. Staying here is like being at your own private resort with all of the amenities!!

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for such a great review. We hope to have you back on your next visit to Cape Cod.
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Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Nearest Ferry
10 Miles
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
Route 6
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Long Nook Beach and Corn Hill Beach
Car: necessary

Villa Sociedade is ideally located close to Provincetown, Wellfleet, ocean and bay beaches. Truro Vineyard, local markets, biking and walking trails.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Pet Fee $100
Cleaning fee $200

$100.00/week dog fee

$200.00/week cleaning fee

Cancellation Policy:

If the tenant cancels his/her reservation, funds received will be refunded only if premises are re-rented by landlord for the reservation period. Landlord will make every effort to find a replacement tenant. If landlord is successful in securing a replacement for the entire term of the lease, at the same rate and terms, the tenant will receive a refund of the deposit paid less 20% of the total rent due for the lease. If re-rented for lesser amount, the difference between this rental and the lesser rental amount shall be refunded. There is no guarantee that replacement tenant will be secured and there is no guarantee the tenant will receive a refund if a replacement tenant is not secured. If property is not re-rented, funds are nonrefundable.

All rentals are binding with signed lease and payment and initial telephone contact with owner. Failure to submit original signed lease will result in cancellation of reservation.

Balance and security deposit due by May 15.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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