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A Rocky Neck Retreat

Sleeps3
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 680 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Apartment, 1 Bedroom + Sleep Sofa, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-3)

This newly renovated, fully furnished,1 bedroom apartment is in a lovely, turn of the century home on Rocky Neck. It includes a full size sleep sofa in the living room, an eat-in kitchen, a large private deck with a gorgeous view of Smiths Cove, and a small office area with desk, phone and hi speed wireless access. It's just a short walk to Niles beach, local restaurants and night life. You'll have all the amenities, including parking in your own driveway, making it a perfect vacation spot. Seasonal and winter rental rates are available, weekly or monthly.

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More Details

Owner
Brian Silva
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
May 12, 2017

Amenities

Gloucester Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 680 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Water View
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • rafting
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
Notes:
Private Space, Large Private Deck with a Magnificent View of Smith Cove

Reviews

4.5/5 -
(2 traveler reviews)

A Rocky Neck Retreat
average rating of 4.5 based on 2 reviews
Austin, Texas
5

Summer breezes, great location, friendly owners

  • 5 of 5

We just completed our 3rd stay at Rocky Neck Retreat. It is a wonderful top floor apartment with an outstanding, huge deck overlooking the waters of the back bay. We spent lots of time enjoying the deck at all times of the day, often eating our meals out there. Half of the deck is covered, and half open. Brian and Karen, the owners, are very attentive to whatever you need, but also give you your privacy. There was a constant breeze thru the apartment and each room has its own ceiling fan. Even in the hottest part of the summer, we truly enjoyed the wonderful breezes and fresh cool air. We give this experience our highest scores, and we will be back for a 4th time before too long.

  • Submitted: Aug 23, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Lancaster
4

Charming apartment

  • 4 of 5

This is a charming apartment with some nice period features. It was very clean, and the views were lovely. There is a local shop selling delicious muffins and The Rudder restaurant was nearby and excellent. Cape Ann has pretty towns and a dramatic coastline and we had some good meals, sometimes with live music in Gloucester itself. We didn't rent a car but it would be a good idea if you don't like walking as it is a good half hour's walk into the centre of Gloucester. However the Cape Ann bus drivers were friendly and although the bus service is infrequent compared to Europe they will drop you off where you like. One of our highlights was a whale watching trip with 3 humpbacked whales around our boat! Great place for a relaxing break!

  • Submitted: Oct 24, 2011
  • Stayed: Sep 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
37.2 Miles
Logan Airport-Boston
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
The Studio
Nearest Ferry
0.3 Miles
Rogers Street
Nearest Golf
0.25 Miles
Bass Rocks
Nearest Train
0.5 Miles
Railroad Avenue
Nearest Motorway
0.25 Miles
Rte 128
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
The Rudder
Nearest Beach
0.25 Miles
Niles Beach

Rocky Neck Art Colony is one of the oldest working art colonies in the US with art galleries and restaurants, all within easy walking distance.

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Rates & Availability

Gloucester Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Spring
May 6 2017 - Jun 2 2017
7 night minimum stay
$950
 
 
Summer
Jun 3 2017 - Sep 8 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,080
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$1,080
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $75
Refundable damage deposit $200

Final 50% balance is due in cleared funds prior to occupation

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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