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LAST WEEK AVAILABLE~ Summer Special August 20-27

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Artisan Home with Hot tub, 3 Bedrooms, Loft, 2 Baths, Lg. yard, Dogs considered

WEEKENDER SPECIAL!!!

The Perfect Family Getaway: This luxurious home is ideal for your family getaway! It is conveniently located to Edgartown Village, beaches and steps to the bike path.

The home is nestled in a forest where your family and guests can enjoy the privacy the Vineyard is know for with excellent access to towns and beaches. We are approximate equal distance to Edgartown, Vineyard Haven, Oak Bluffs and West Tisbury. We are located Outside of the village of Edgartown in a private area where all homes have 3 to 11 acres of land, this home offers tremendous privacy and tranquility. You can escape the hustle and bustle, and still be minutes from beaches and 4 miles from Edgartown Center. Bike, Rollerblade or running is steps away, we are directly across the street from the bike path.

Unbeatable Outdoor Living Space: This home can't be beat for outdoor living! An expansive outdoor deck offers the perfect venue for outdoor dining, reading a book in an adirondack chair, sharing a drink after a day at the beach, or relaxing in the six person hot tub, in a spacious and landscaped yard. This property is across from 100’s of acres of conservation land and it is not unusual to see deer and other wildlife. Because there are no surrounding lights the sky is illuminated at night by the stars.

This home features top-notch details throughout. The glass surround main level gives the sense of indoor/outdoor living. Professionally decorated, this home will make your Vineyard visit a trip to remember. The chef’s kitchen is very well-equipped with high quality stainless steel appliances.

The main level, has one, of the two master bedrooms with a queen sized bed. The main floor bath include a large spa shower with 5 water heads, and room for two.

The upper level has the second Master bedroom with a queen bed. The coastal themed bathroom with an open air skylight, brings the Vineyard in. Also in this level, the entertainment center, which including a 40 inch Television, games and videos, in addition to satellite television. A futon with a privacy drape for overflow sleeping and comfortable seating to curl up with a book. An third intimate bedroom, has a trundle beds for the young or young at heart. This 3+ bedroom, 2 bath home stands out from all the rest.

Great location, luxurious accommodations, numerous amenities, & superb outdoor living space. This is truly a perfect getaway for family and friends

Please review our slideshow listed. We appreciate your interest in the property and are confident you will be pleased with this home and location.

More Details

Owner
Betsy Harrington View our Photoshow: http://www.photoshow.com/watch/xv2PP8ep
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 17, 2017

About Betsy Harrington View our Photoshow: http://www.photoshow.com/watch/xv2PP8ep

I'm so blessed to live on this fantastic island year round. My husband Don and I have been married since 1988. We create Art. I'm a a painter of Oil and Pastel and he is a fine furniture builder. You'll see our work in galleries around the island, and of course in our home.

Like every 3rd person on the island I'm a real estate broker, lol. We also caretake properties, and I teach computer skills.

We are fun easy going people who love life, people and joy. We all can all chose to be happy.

Okay that's all you get!

Betsy Harrington View our Photoshow: http://www.photoshow.com/watch/xv2PP8ep purchased this house in 1997

Why Betsy Harrington View our Photoshow: http://www.photoshow.com/watch/xv2PP8ep chose Martha's Vineyard

Martha's Vineyard is paradise! Its' light, terrain, beaches, amazing. Just over a mile to one of the Vineyards finest beaches. We are across from a FREE state park for biking and hiking. Miles upon miles of bike paths to enjoy. Highly desirable central location, not in the middle of town. We are 3-4 miles outside of town. We have equal access to up or down island beaches. Our driveway is around .25 of a mile, so it's safe (traffic) for dogs and kids to play and just so serene. Literally across the street from the driveway is the bike path. Even in high season, we're not gridlocked in traffic, we never need to worry about where to put a few cars. And I can have beautiful gardens to enjoy-we just love the place.

What makes this house unique

Great large backyard set back from the road. Dogs can roam safely. Kids can play. Just a great well appointed family home. Central to everything without having people on top of you.

Guestbook comments from the owner

I've had the pleasure of renting my home for several years.

It has always been a good experience because our home is a

relaxing inviting space and people feel it upon entering.

They are never disappointed.

I have posted a few of the comments from the guest book.



But as one renters, who keeps returning tells me "your house

is SO much better than a web site could present"



I would be delighted to answer any questions you have. Thank

you for your consideration.
Jan 2004
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Amenities

Edgartown House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: Noon
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Resort ...
  • Rural ...
  • Village ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 first floor - toilet , shower , Large walk-in Spa Shower with 5 shower heads
    Outdoor Shower - outdoor shower , Flower enclosed outdoor shower with both Hot and Cold water
    Bathroom 2-Second floor - toilet , shower , With Rainshower shower head
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1-First floor - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2-second floor - 1 queen
    Loft + Den - 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , Trundle bed
  • Queen size Beds (2), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • alternative lifestyle
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • nude beach
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • snowmobiling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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average rating of 4.7777777 based on 29 reviews
5

the Wells

  • 5 of 5

Great house, really close to the airport and 10 min from Edgartown. The house is roomy, clean and far more well stocked with kitchen utensils, equip than anywhere else we've stayed. Great hot tub right of the back. This house is really private.

  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great relaxing vacation

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful rental home with tons of privacy for the whole family. Plenty of room for outdoor activities for the whole family including some great, nailbiting soccer golf. The kitchen & outdoor grill were fantastic to cook all of our meals. We had a wonderful time at this home and would definitely rent there again.

  • Submitted: Sep 3, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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West Hartford
5

Great Rental Second Year in a Row

  • 5 of 5

This is a wonderful rental that is not missing a single thing. The layout of the house is wonderful for small families with teenagers, it is more than pet friendly, and the kitchen has every amenity plus more! The hot tub is such a wonder added value, that on some days we just stayed home and enjoyed the tub. The Proximitiy to Long Point Beach is about 10 minutes, the Airport is three minutes (near hear a thing from the planes) and Edgartown center 9 minutes. Don and Betsy are incredible friendly and responsive. It's the first rental property that I have stayed in in 20 years, that there was not one problem or issue. Everything was perfect. I hate to recommend it because I want to keep it a secret!

  • Submitted: Jun 25, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Philadelphia
5

Our favorite place to stay

  • 5 of 5

We started visiting Martha's Vineyard almost 20 years ago and have continued to visit every couple of years. Fore the first 5 or 6 visits we rented a different house each time, exploring different parts of the island. We liked most of them, but were always looking for something else. Once we found this house we were hooked and have not considered another house since.

The location is great - between the Morning Glory Farm and the Long Point Wildlife Refuge you have everything you need for a perfect week nearby.

The house is clean and has everything you need plus plenty of extra space and a wide open yard.

The owners live in another house on the other side of the yard, so if you were to need anything they are right there and very helpful.

  • Submitted: Apr 17, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect

  • 5 of 5

We stayed with our grown kids and 2 golden retrievers. It was great because the dogs could roam freely and we did not have to worry! The house was roomy and quaint and exceeded expectations along with a well equipped kitchen. The outdoor shower was a big hit for everyone. We really liked the location as it is away from the crowds, but close to just about anywhere on the island. We also enjoyed having the bike path so close. The owners have created a nice sanctuary and are great hosts. We really approeciated their hospitality which helped make our stay memorable. We highly recommend this rental.

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Boston, Massachusetts
5

Hidden Gem in Edgartown!

  • 5 of 5

After a very stressful few months of work and tons of snow this winter, I decided to book a summer rental in Edgartown for a week during the summer. I was looking for comfort, serenity and classic style in Edgartown without the hustle and bustle of being right downtown. This property MORE than delivered on all fronts!

Although the attached photos are great, they do not do this home justice. It is so homey, stylish and has everything you need. The main living area has an amazing chef's kitchen with everything anyone would need for spectacular meals at home and plenty of outside seating to enjoy the evening air on the deck or in the yard. The home sits on 2+ acres and is private, quite and very well maintained. I had my two senior pugs with me for the week and they thoroughly enjoyed waddling around the yard each day. Another highlight was the the outdoor shower. After a day at the beach, showering in the private garden area was totally a delight.

The bedrooms were comfortable, spacious and great for anyone with a family or friends joining for a few days.

Easy 10 minute drive into downtown, 5 minutes to Morning Glory Farm and centrally located for access to the airport, beaches and ferries.

If you want a real MV experience -- this is the house for you. I would rent this house again next summer or in fall. Awesome experience.

  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
1.3 Miles
Martha's Vineyard Airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Nearest Ferry
5 Miles
Vineyard Have Ferry 5.5 miles, Oak Bluffs 6.9 m
Nearest Golf
2.2 Miles
Vineyard Golf Club
Nearest Motorway
0.25 Miles
Edgartown/Vineyard Haven Road
Nearest Restaurant
1.4 Miles
Plane View, Flatbreads
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
1.35 ml to Long Point, 5.5 Ml to South Beach
Car: recommended

For more on the Beautiful Island of Martha's Vineyard:

http://nyti.ms/1JSe5TO

A great home huge backyard, close to everything, yet out of the fray. Hot tub, well appointed, Near Tennis center , horseback riding frisbee golf center, Farm stands, music venue, breakfast stop, with easy access to up island beaches.

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Rates & Availability

Edgartown House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
August last 20-27
Aug 20 2017 - Aug 27 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,800
 
 
Fall off season
Sep 10 2017 - Mar 4 2018
3 night minimum stay
$315
 
 
My Standard Rate
6 night minimum stay
$415
 

Additional information about rental rates

CLEANING $125
Refundable damage deposit $350

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
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