TWO BEDROOM HOME, QUIET LOCATION, SUN PORCH, SHADE TREES, YARD, WALK TO BEACH

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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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TWO BEDROOM HOME, QUIET LOCATION, SUN PORCH, SHADE TREES, YARD, WALK TO BEACH

Plum Island House Rental Photos and Description

Two bedrooms, full bathroom, sleeps six with sleeper sofa,

Two Bedroom single family home, with views of the great marsh on a quiet private road. Queen size bed in one bedroom and twin beds in the second bedroom. Living room with sleeper sofa, dining area and a galley kitchen. There is a three season porch on the front of the house with southern exposure and lots of windows. The side door leads to a grassed yard with a wooden four seater swing, lawn furniture and shade trees. There is always propane for the grill. The house is comfortable and clean. The ocean, restaurants and variety store are within walking distance. If you have small children and would prefer not walking to the beach we provide ocean front parking for our four summer rentals at no additional charge.

The house is located on a private drive and has little traffic.

Plum Island is a wonderful vacation spot.

We are a family that owns multiple homes on Plum Island in the same general area. We have nine summer rentals

that we advertise on Home Away and we have our own web site for you to acquire more information

about our homes and surrounding vacation area. http://www.plumislandhouserentals.net/rental-properties/1_vacation-rentals/3_qhalfway-rocksq-vacation-house-on-plum-island-2-bedroom-8r-mcleod-ave-newbury-ma-01951

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • pets considered
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Joyce (Property Manager)
Advertiser since 2002
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Guestbook comments from the manager

A wonderful place to stay.
Sep 2004
  • 1 of 7

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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights
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Reviews

Reviews

4.7
based on 7 traveler reviews

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Two Bedroom Home, Quiet location, Sun Porch, Shade Trees, Yard, Walk to Beach
average rating of 4.714286 based on 7 reviews
business
Two Bedroom Home, Quiet location, Sun Porch, Shade Trees, Yard, Walk to Beach
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p112334
(978) 360-8295 (Massachusetts, USA)
Plum Island Merrimack Valley & Essex County
Midwest
5

Perfect getaway

  • 5 of 5
The listing and pictures on this sight are exactly the way we found it. It was simply a wonderful place for our vacation to the East coast. We used it as our base as we traveled to and from Maine and the greater Boston area, including Cape Cod. Our cottage/home for the week was very clean and excellently maintained. Joyce was a gracious host and a very friendly helpful guide. The kitchen had everything we needed and the gas grill provided was an extra bonus. When you are traveling from the midwest such as we were, it was wonderful not having to worry about packing linens, towels, etc. Our little cabin had everything we needed for our week vacation. The beach was a short walk and the cool summer breeze was perfect on the front porch as we ate our breakfast. We would recommend this vacation property to anyone as it a very good value for your vacation $$$. Enjoy and relax as we did!
  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2009
  • Stayed: Aug 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
Two Bedroom Home, Quiet location, Sun Porch, Shade Trees, Yard, Walk to Beach
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p112334
(978) 360-8295 (Massachusetts, USA)
Plum Island Merrimack Valley & Essex County
5

Amazing!!! Just exactly what we hoped for!!

  • 5 of 5
My wife and I stayed here last year with our two young children and our puppy. We had an amazing time. The beach is an easy walk from the front door. The grocery down the street is very convenient. Parking is easy. The internet is fast. The kitchen has everything you need. Joyce came over and talked to us and was so friendly. We loved it so much that we just booked it again for this year!!
  • Submitted: Apr 1, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Michael for your nice comments. We appreciate you taking the time
to tell future renters your thoughts on the house you stayed in. We will look
forward to seeing you and your family again this year and hopefully many years to come.
We are very pleased when families come back year after year. Best regards Joyce and Leslie,
Plum Island House Rentals.
business
Two Bedroom Home, Quiet location, Sun Porch, Shade Trees, Yard, Walk to Beach
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p112334
(978) 360-8295 (Massachusetts, USA)
Plum Island Merrimack Valley & Essex County
4

Wonderful vacation rental...

  • 4 of 5
Two friends and I just returned from a wonderful weeks stay at this property. We couldn't have asked for a better rental. Joyce was so pleasant and helpful in every way. She was there meeting our needs through out the entire week. The house was very clean and comfortable. There was easy access to the beach, and a great parking space provided with the rental. Plum Island is a quiet and pristine destination. Unlike other beaches it is quiet and yet close to Newburyport and beaches North. "Bob's Lobster" was nearly within walking distance and hailed great fresh seafood, either cooked and eat there, or take home. Needless to say we ate seafood from there several times. The Parker River Refuge Info Center was very interesting and worth the stop. I would recommend this rental to anyone. Joyce even had bikes that we could use to get around the Island. We are already making arrangements to stay there again next summer. Thank you Joyce and family for a wonderful, relaxing vacation.
Starr Bryce, Brookfield, VT.
  • Submitted: Jul 10, 2012
  • Stayed: Jun 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Starr,

We are very pleased that you enjoyed staying at 8R. I loved seeing the three of you under the
shade trees enjoying the breezes from the ocean. It was a hot week and you always looked
so comfortable being outside. We will look forward to your return next year.

Thank you for your review,
Joyce and Leslie Machiros
Plum Island House Rentals
business
Two Bedroom Home, Quiet location, Sun Porch, Shade Trees, Yard, Walk to Beach
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p112334
(978) 360-8295 (Massachusetts, USA)
Plum Island Merrimack Valley & Essex County
Gilmanton Ironworks, New Hampshire
4

COMFORTABLE AND CONVEINENT

  • 4 of 5
Our stay over Labor Day was great. We had a family birthday party and everyone had a good time. The weather was so-so during the week but there are plenty things to do nearby in Newburyport. It was a nice vacation and we will be looking forward to next year.
The property was very clean and the location was great. We enjoyed sitting out on the porch in the evening.
  • Submitted: Sep 18, 2011
  • Stayed: Sep 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers
business
Two Bedroom Home, Quiet location, Sun Porch, Shade Trees, Yard, Walk to Beach
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p112334
(978) 360-8295 (Massachusetts, USA)
Plum Island Merrimack Valley & Essex County
Meriden, Connecticut
5

great bargain

  • 5 of 5
cozy and quaint (yes, somewhat small) but a great bargain. We stayed there in early to mid August - wonderful weather! The owner lives next door, she was very pleasant and friendly. She was eager to ensure that we had all we needed and that our stay was pleasant.

The place is small, there was only my husband and me, would have been crowded with our grown children, but for the two of us, of if you have small children, plenty big enough. Two good sized bedrooms. The kitchen had the basics, as did the whole place, nothing fancy.

The best parts of the house, the marsh breezes - wonderful, the front porch - super, and best of all - the parking spot the owner has secured for her tenants, right across from one of the best parts of the beach. Easy parking, quick walk to the beach.

Overall, loved this place, the amenities are basic, but everything you need is there, the value for the money is unbeatable. After all, the reason you come to this wonderful place is the beach - and her access is TOP NOTCH. We would stay there again in a heartbeat, highly recommended.
  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2010
  • Stayed: Aug 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Pet-friendly, Tourists without a Car, Families with Young Children
business
Two Bedroom Home, Quiet location, Sun Porch, Shade Trees, Yard, Walk to Beach
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p112334
(978) 360-8295 (Massachusetts, USA)
Plum Island Merrimack Valley & Essex County
spfld,ma
5

excellent vacation

  • 5 of 5
i would recomend this property. even though i did not stay in this cottage. my family an i stayed in one behind this one. the property owner has several cottages around in the area. the description of the property was accurate. clean inside an out. the owner made sure we comfortable, an informed on attrations beaches trips. even had the pleasure to check out another cottage that she was redoing an was better then the first. i would recomend this owner an property. an also will go back on vacation
  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2008
  • Stayed: Jun 2008
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Map

Map

Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Logan airport - Boston
Nearest Train
2 Miles
Newburyport
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
Route 95
Car: necessary

Swimming, biking, nature walks, fishing, Plum Island National Wildlife reservation is very close by. Downtown Newburyport is only a couple of miles away with many things to do such as shopping, great restaurants, art galleries, special summer events, enjoy the waterfront boadwalk, harbor tours, whale watching. Take the train into Boston to spend the day. Visit historic Portsmouth, N.H. Or just relax on our beautiful Plum Island with the ocean and the sunrises and sunsets.

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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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Plum Island House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Fall
Aug 30 2014 - Sep 27 2014
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$950
 
 
Early Summer
May 30 2015 - Jun 26 2015
7 night minimum stay
$1,100
 
 
Summer
Jun 27 2015 - Sep 4 2015
7 night minimum stay
$1,500
 
 
Fall
Sep 5 2015 - Sep 26 2015
7 night minimum stay
$1,100
 

Additional information about rental rates

Notes 950 to 1250 per week
Payment by credit card - Discover, MasterCard & Visa Cards accepted by phone 978-360-8295
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Amenities

Amenities

Plum Island House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Broadband Access
  • Wireless Internet
  • Hair Dryer
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Basic Soaps
  • Parking
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Sofa Bed
  • Iron & Board
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Heating
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Linens Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Grinder
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Blender
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Bathroom with combination tub/shower and tile floor. Renovated 2008
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom - 1 queen
    Bedroom - 2 twin/ single , 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Bedroom #1 has a queen size bedroom, dresser and night stand. Bedroom #2 has two twin bed, bureau with mirror and night stand. Both bedrooms have closets.
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Games
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Large Cooler
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Small Cooler
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • pets considered
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Attractions:
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • coin laundry
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • whale watching
  • outlet shopping
  • walking
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • sound/bay fishing
  • golf privileges optional
  • snorkeling
  • surf fishing
  • pier fishing
  • deepsea fishing
  • ice skating
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • paragliding
  • roller blading
  • wind-surfing
  • tennis
Notes:
1 queen, 2 twins, 1 sleep sofa. Blender, fully equipped kitchen, propane gas supplied. Beach chairs and beach towels. Owners available if needed. We want you to enjoy your vacation and our home.

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