SPACIOUS COTTAGE WITH ENGLISH-STYLE GARDEN IN OSTERVILLE VILLAGE, CAPE COD

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Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights
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SPACIOUS COTTAGE WITH ENGLISH-STYLE GARDEN IN OSTERVILLE VILLAGE, CAPE COD

Osterville House Rental Photos and Description

Three Bedrooms, Two Full Bathrooms, Sleeps 7

Elf Hill cottage is comprised of two double bedrooms, a third bedroom with two twin beds and a daybed for a child, two full bathrooms, a living room, dining room and sun room. There is an automatic garage. The house has been freshly painted, has hardwood floors upstairs and down, and is charmingly furnished. A particularly wonderful aspect of the cottage is its spacious English-style garden. It is fenced-in for the peace of mind of parents of toddlers, and has a large outdoor shower. The hammock is the perfect spot for an afternoon nap or for reading whilst watching over children playing in the yard. The east-facing patio is a lovely spot for breakfast.

A pass allowing access to all public and private beaches in the area is included in the rental. Dowses Beach, a beautiful private beach with a cove on one side (perfect for small children) and the ocean on the other is five minutes down the road by car. Joshua’s Pond, a large fresh-water pond with a small sandy beach, is right around the corner. Elf Hill cottage is in a quiet residential neighborhood, yet Main Street, with its collection of wonderful restaurants, art galleries and tasteful clothing and gift shops, is a five-minute walk away.

A central, village location in Osterville is highly valued as many homes require a car for getting about. At Elf Hill, you could find yourself going for days without getting behind the steering wheel.

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Suitability:
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • children welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Liz and Eric

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Speaks english, french, italian
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Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Contact the owner directly to confirm reservation details and pay with an approved method (credit card, check, or bank transfer), to protect your payment up to $1,000.
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Property Reviews

Spacious Cottage with English-Style Garden in Osterville Village, Cape Cod
average rating of 5.0 based on 4 reviews
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Spacious Cottage with English-Style Garden in Osterville Village, Cape Cod
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Osterville Cape Cod
5

A great week in a lovely cottage!

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
We rented this cottage sight unseen, on the basis of its online listing and pictures (the yard and garden were the deciding factors).The description turned out to be delightfully accurate: house and grounds were gracious, clean, well maintained, and user-friendly inside and out. There was plenty of space for the six of us: two grandparents, two parents, and young boys aged 3 and 6. There was room in the backyard for games of hide-and-seek and wiffle-ball, and the landscaping provided privacy from nearby houses. We usually ate in (most often on the outdoor patio), because the kitchen was well equipped, but there are good restaurants and food stores within walking or biking distance. The beach pass that came with the rental gave us access to the pleasant, sandy, relatively uncrowded town beach, and also to a beautiful freshwater pond within easy walking distance. The owner lives abroad but was quick to answer our questions, and the local caretaker came within minutes of our calling to fix a small problem (a clogged shower drain). Friends who visited us were similarly impressed and are considering renting the cottage themselves next summer--so, yes, I would certainly recommend the property.
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Spacious Cottage with English-Style Garden in Osterville Village, Cape Cod
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p1021352
+33 (0)6 20 63 38 45
Osterville Cape Cod
5

Charming Cape Cod

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Mar 15, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2012
Our family loved everything about this charming cottage. We had plenty of space, a lovely backyard to relax in while our youngest stayed occupied on the swing set, we were able to walk into town or to the fabulous pond with sandy beach.
The cottage was extremely clean and provided all the amenities one would need.
The owners were readily available to answer questions before and during our stay. Top customer service!
We would most definitely recommend this property to our family and friends and would rent again ourselves.
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Spacious Cottage with English-Style Garden in Osterville Village, Cape Cod
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p1021352
+33 (0)6 20 63 38 45
Osterville Cape Cod
5

Hassel- free and very kid friendly

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Jan 4, 2013
  • Stayed: Oct 2012
What a lovely home! Check-in was very easy and it was nice to know there was a local person near by to handle any issues if they should arise. The home was clean and cozy. Every thing was right where we needed it. The location could not be better, even though we visited in the fall, we were able to walk to the pond in minutes. It was nice to be able to walk to get my moring coffee, as well. Thank you for a stress free holiday!
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Spacious Cottage with English-Style Garden in Osterville Village, Cape Cod
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p1021352
+33 (0)6 20 63 38 45
Osterville Cape Cod
5

Clean and charming cottage in Osterville!

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Sep 13, 2012
  • Stayed: Aug 2012
We had a wonderful visit to Osterville and very much enjoyed staying in this cottage! We were greeted with fresh flowers when we arrived and found the cottage to be clean and ready for us. We also enjoyed the short stroll to town and Joshua's Pond, the swing set for the kids, and the pretty landscaping. Checking in and out of this cottage was also very easy. We also liked that it's only a short drive to the beaches. We will rent here again. Enjoy!
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Map

Nearest Airport
74 Miles
Logan Airport (Boston)
Nearest Ferry
6 Miles
Hyannis
Nearest Train
74 Miles
Boston
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
Mid-Cape Highway (Route 6)
Nearest Beach
0.2 Miles
Joshua's Pond (fresh water) / Dowses Beach (ocean)
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
Wimpy's (casual) and Five Bays Bistro (upscale)
Nearest Golf
0.3 Miles
The Wianno Club
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Miles
Wimpy's (casual) and Five Bays Bistro (upscale)

The village of Osterville is located on the south central coast of Cape Cod on Nantucket Sound. It is considered to be one of the most beautiful and desirable villages on the Cape, and is prized for its quaint Main Street, its beautiful New England architecture, and its picturesque, warm-water beaches and harbor.

Outdoor enthusiasts will enjoy walking, running, biking, golfing, fishing, crabbing, oystering, kayaking, whale-watching and boating throughout the area, and there are myriad activities for children. Boston is about an hour and twenty minutes’ drive, and Hyannis, with its airport and ferries to Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket, is ten minutes away.

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Availability & Rates

Osterville House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Minimum Stay
 
Winter/Spring
Feb 1 2014 - Apr 25 2014
Changeover Day: Saturday
$1,400
7 nights
 
 
Late Spring
Apr 26 2014 - Jun 27 2014
Changeover Day: Saturday
$1,600
7 nights
 
 
Summer
Jun 28 2014 - Aug 22 2014
Changeover Day: Saturday
$2,300
7 nights
 
 
Late Summer
Aug 23 2014 - Sep 6 2014
Changeover Day: Saturday
$1,900
7 nights
 
 
Fall
Sep 7 2014 - Oct 17 2014
Changeover Day: Saturday
$1,600
7 nights
 

Additional information about rental rates

Notes Beach pass to all the beaches, ponds and lakes in the seven villages of Barnstable (of which Osterville is one) included.
$155 cleaning charge for cleaning after your departure.
$500 security deposit.
Charges for non-U.S. bank wires to apply.
We will confirm your reservation once we have received a 50% deposit.
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Amenities

Osterville House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house (detached)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1300 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
  • Village
Theme:
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Iron & Board
  • Internet
  • Towels Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Wireless Internet
  • Air Conditioning
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Alarm Clock
  • Laundry Soap
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Toilet Paper
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Parking
  • Garage
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Pantry Items
  • Stove
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Freezer
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Cooking Utensils
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Upstairs
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Ground floor
    Outdoor Shower - outdoor shower , Outdoor Shower
  • The outdoor shower is a Cape Cod classic, and is perfect for showering off after a day at the beach.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Upstairs Master
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Ground floor Queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , 1 child bed , Upstairs Children's
  • Bedrooms 1 and 2 have queen beds.
Entertainment:
  • Television
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • CD Player
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • Games for Kids
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Child's Swing
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Patio
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Lawn / Garden
  • 2 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • children welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • pond
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • water parks
  • churches
  • live theater
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • bay/sound
  • cinemas
Leisure Activities:
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • outlet shopping
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • medical services
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • Babysitter
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • pier fishing
  • deepsea fishing
  • fly fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • sailing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • wind-surfing
  • water skiing
  • roller blading
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