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LARGE HOME perfect for Extended Family Vacations or Group Trips or Weddings

Sleeps14
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Space 2,200 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

4 large bedrooms -sleeps 14

'The Cathouse' -Victorian Farm House perfect for Wedding guest, large families and group trips .Perfect home for the budget savvy families. Bring your family and friends the home sleeps 8 to 14.

Back yard deck off kitchen with grill is perfect for all meals and entertaining. 2 large living room open to kitchen that opens to outdoors for alfresco dining. Great space for the money! Fully equipped kitchen and all bath towels and linens provided


Owner
Catherine Nottingham
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 31, 2017

About Catherine Nottingham

I am a local!

I was born and raised right outside of town. I now have rentals around VCU that I rent to college student. I am especially partial to this 1880'S rustic farm house purchased for family gathering and boating activities. Enjoy some rentals to people that want to enjoy their families and our great little town.

Catherine Nottingham purchased this house in 2002

Why Catherine Nottingham chose Eastern Shore

Grandmother sent me the Eastern Shore News that had the property for sale at the courthouse steps and I was the only person there to bid!

What makes this house unique

A magical back yard with horseshoe pit and great relaxing areas.

Amenities

Cape Charles House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Downtown ...
  • Resort ...
  • Village ...
Theme:
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking On Street
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 14 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 3 - shower , Great new shower outside. new surround being built now!
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , large new shower stall in downstairs bath
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , upstairs between the 3 bedrooms
  • Hot outside shower through the laundry room on west side of the house.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 double , Downstairs bedroom - full bath down the hall w/ no stairs
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single
  • Central Air Downstairs! Window units up.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
Notes:
SPECIAL PRICING for Holidays. Large Parties. Weekenders and Animals.....

Reviews

Excellent! 4.4/5 -
(16 traveler reviews)

LARGE HOME perfect for Extended Family Vacations or Group Trips or Weddings
average rating of 4.375 based on 16 reviews
5

At home on the Eastern Shore.

  • 5 of 5

We look for intimate connections to the places we visit. When we visited Edinburgh, my wife found one of the oldest lodging houses in Scotland and within a day we had a handle on what we could expect in Edinburgh, Scotland & beyond.

The fact is that while most vacation homes we've rented are nice and comfy, most miss the opportunity to offer the local intimate connection to the area. You can typically replace one experience with another interchangeably, though the properties may be in completely different regions.

Not here. Cat, the proprietor is a local who knows the shore and it shows. First off, she is AMAZINg! She gave us detailed insider's information on where to visit all over the Eastern Shore. Ginger's was our favorite. Secondly, the home is awesome! It is well prepared for visitors like myself who prefer feeling comfortably at home with TONS of room (indoor & out) to the small modern hotel room. We cooked the whole time both inside in the fully outfitted kitchen & on the grill. We enjoyed eating on the private back porch ad well as at the table. I found myself napping often on one of the large comfiest sofas. Again w felt at home. Thirdly, the price. I'm still in shock at how inexpensive this awesome find is. We didn't expect a lot for the bargain being offered. The fact is that we've found a vacation spot that goes to the top of our list. I considered not telling you about this amazing find because we'd love to keep it as our own secret, but that just wouldn't be right.

If you're like us, you prefer the genuine item with it's quirky character over fluffy stays in homogenous hotels. This is the place for you and Cat is the proprietor for you. Happy travels.

  • Submitted: Apr 29, 2013
  • Stayed: Apr 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Carter! I am so happy you enjoyed it. I know you and your team are looking forward to your next trip at the end of the month at "The Cathouse." Catherine
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5

Cape crusader stay!

  • 5 of 5

I was so impressed by the home owners accommodations for my family. We were in need of true rest and relaxation and that's just what we got. Even a rainy week couldn't change our feelings.

  • Submitted: Jun 1, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Fabulous getaway house

  • 5 of 5

great house. has everything you need. We loved the back porch and grilling every night! Owner was super responsive to all of our questions.

  • Submitted: Apr 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

A lovely home and a good value

  • 4 of 5

We spent two nights around New Years Eve at the Cat House with 7 adults plus a couple of dogs - it was great for a relaxed weekend with friends and family - the kitchen had everything needed to cook (not the food, obviously, but nice things like coffee filters and salt and pepper available in addition to cooking gear), everything in town and the beach is a short walk away, there's a small fenced-in backyard and grill, and plenty of beds and bedrooms. Cape Charles is a beautiful town and this house was what we needed in a home base for a good value.

  • Submitted: Jan 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful stay !!!

  • 5 of 5

My freinds, family, myself and Bentley the Labrador had a wonderful stay at a very nice home in a great community. Catherine is a great host and made sure we had a wonderful stay. I would dedfinately contact her again about rerenting her home.

  • Submitted: Oct 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Good for a family with pets

  • 4 of 5

The Cat House is perfect for those that can enjoy the charm of a house built in 1894. If you're looking for a modern open concept home, this isn't for you. If you're looking for plenty of room for the entire family in a well equipped home close to everything, this is perfect.

I struggled with the noise of the window units, but otherwise the house was perfect for us! Thanks for helping to make our stay such a great one!

  • Submitted: Sep 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
35 Miles
Norfolk
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
Kelly's Irish Pub
Nearest Ferry
30 Miles
Onancock
Nearest Golf
0.5 Miles
Bay Creek
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Route 13
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Cape Charles Coffee House
Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles
Cape Charles Town Beach
Car: necessary

Cape Charles is 7 blocks by 7 blocks. Everything is within walking distance.

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Rates & Availability

Cape Charles House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer
May 22 2017 - Sep 10 2017
3 night minimum stay
$220
From
$325
Fri,Sat
$1,800
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest
 
Fall
Sep 11 2017 - Jan 2 2018
3 night minimum stay
$170
From
$250
Fri,Sat
$950
 
Notes: Rates are based on 7 guests; add $10 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Pet Fee $100

There is an added fee for Memorial Day, July 4th and Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas and NY Eve. Email for pricing

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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