SEPT 5-10 & SEPT 20-OCT 10 AVAILABLE AT DISCOUNT! STEPS TO PRIVATE BEACH.

Don Margolis

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Sleeps9
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Gay Head - Aquinnah Cottage Rental Photos and Description

4 bedrooms, 1 full bath, accommodates 6 comfortably. Private beach access

This Cape is a classic Aquinnah (formerly Gay Head) beach house with gorgeous view of the Vineyard Sound and Elizabeth Islands. Wraparound deck furnished with Adirondack chairs faces Sound and Menemsha Bight. 150-yard path to private beach access with gentle waves and sandbar, perfect for tots. Steps to Dog Fish bar fishing. Two bedrooms downstairs with queen beds. Two bedrooms upstairs (one with two fulls, the other with two twins). Max sleep up to 9. Dishwasher, washer/dryer, high-speed wireless cable internet,, cable TV, LCD HDTV, wood stove. Share private driveway with one family. Outdoor shower in addition to full bath. Minutes to Philbin Beach, the wavy alternative to our private beach - one of the best ocean beaches on the east coast. Famous Gay Head Cliffs are one mile up the road. Perfect for jogging, swimming, and bicycling. Chilmark/Menemsha, with its wonderful fish markets, a restaurant, groceries, and a surprisingly well-stocked library, is minutes away by bike-ferry .

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

Don Margolis

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Speaks french, spanish, english
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Sleeps9
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Pay with confidence
Pay with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
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Reviews

4.7
based on 12 traveler reviews

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SEPT 5-10 & SEPT 20-OCT 10 AVAILABLE AT DISCOUNT! Steps to private beach.
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 12 reviews
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SEPT 5-10 & SEPT 20-OCT 10 AVAILABLE AT DISCOUNT! Steps to private beach.
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Gay Head - Aquinnah Martha's Vineyard
5

GREAT STAY IN CHARMING AQUINNAH HOUSE!

  • 5 of 5
We got married June 14th and needed a house for the groom and groomsmen. This house was perfect with plenty of beds and rooms to accomodate a large group. There is only one indoor bathroom/shower, but there is a second shower outside, which is great for warm days. It's a short walk from a beautiful, quiet beach. The house was simple but perfect for our weekend needs. We'll be back!
  • Submitted: Jul 3, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
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SEPT 5-10 & SEPT 20-OCT 10 AVAILABLE AT DISCOUNT! Steps to private beach.
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Gay Head - Aquinnah Martha's Vineyard
5

WONDERFUL WATER VIEWS AND BEACH

  • 5 of 5
We had a wonderful stay at this house. We thoroughly enjoyed the location on the island. The waterviews and beach are spectacular. Watching the sunset on beach was amazing (no menemsha traffic!). We kayaked several times from the beach out past the lighthouse and had a few seal sightings (rented kayaks from Menemsha company that delivered). Plenty of sleeping room in the house and with the large upstairs bedroom, a place for the kids to hang out when not at the beach. However, with this location, there is little reason to stay inside. A perfect place for a family vacation.
  • Submitted: Sep 14, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
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Gay Head - Aquinnah Martha's Vineyard
5

ANOTHER GREAT SUMMER

  • 5 of 5
We spent another glorious week in Aquinnah at this house. Again, house was perfectly outfitted, clean and well-maintained. The location is great for those who want to be away from things but close enough to walk to the lighthouse, bicycle to Menemsha and go to the beach without ever getting in the car. We will return again and again.
  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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SEPT 5-10 & SEPT 20-OCT 10 AVAILABLE AT DISCOUNT! Steps to private beach.
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Gay Head - Aquinnah Martha's Vineyard
Acton, Mass.
5

PERFECT SUMMER BEACH COTTAGE!

  • 5 of 5
Beautiful and quiet setting 5 minute walk to your own private beach!
Cute and cozy cape with everything you need for a relaxing vacation! We loved our week!!
  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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SEPT 5-10 & SEPT 20-OCT 10 AVAILABLE AT DISCOUNT! Steps to private beach.
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Gay Head - Aquinnah Martha's Vineyard
Cortlandt Manor, NY
5

GREAT BEACH HOUSE

  • 5 of 5
Great location, beautiful beach. House had all amenities as listed, great communication with owner. Served our family of 5 very comfortably. I would definitely recommend this property.
  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
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SEPT 5-10 & SEPT 20-OCT 10 AVAILABLE AT DISCOUNT! Steps to private beach.
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Gay Head - Aquinnah Martha's Vineyard
5

SPECIAL PLACE

  • 5 of 5
This cottage is a very special place. As stated in the description, it is a “classic up-island Cape beach house”. Our family has rented this house for a week for the past 2 summers and we will definitely go again. We love this part of the Vineyard – natural beauty – no crowds – and those amazing Gay Head Cliffs which you can walk to from the cottage’s private beach. My husband and I had our honeymoon at Martha’s Vineyard 24 years ago in this up-island area. We were so happy when our sister-in-law found this cottage for rent a couple of years ago. I’ll never forget how excited we all were when we got out of our cars, checked out the cottage and then went down to the beach. We could not believe what an amazing and special place this was! We love beach cottages – for me, it means vacation – cozy, comfortable, easy to clean. After all, isn’t that what vacation is all about? The outdoor shower does not have a fence or wall around it but we didn’t care because it was in the private back of the house surrounded by shrubs & trees. We always give a good-humored shout to the family – “I’m taking an outdoor shower!” An earlier review said there was “no dry wall”…why would there be in a beach cottage? You can clearly see what all the rooms look like from the photographs on the owner’s site. The cottage is clean and comfortable and has everything you need. The beach is absolutely beautiful and I especially love the pretty path through the beach grass that takes you there. We have always enjoyed talking to the neighbors who share the private driveway with this cottage. They are very friendly and helpful. Finally, you can tell that the owner put in a lot of time and thought to the helpful cottage handbook he provides for the renters. Well, I guess you can tell what I think of this place – very special and I look forward to going back again and again!
  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2012
  • Stayed: Jul 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Edgartown
Nearest Ferry
18 Miles
Vineyard Haven
Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles
Dogfish Bar
Car: recommended

This cozy 4 bdrm. family beach home was built in 1963 and is a classic up-island Cape beach house. Walking distance to the Gay Head cliffs and Dogfish Bar make it a dream come true for the serious angler. Sleeps up to 9. The house is 150 yards from the beach on the Vineyard Sound, with a private beach shared by only a few other families. Often you'll have the beach to yourself. This is a rare opportunity for those seeking the classic up-island Vineyard experience! A paradise for kids. Cable HDTV with DVD player: Wi-Fi throughout. Visit our private web photo gallery by clicking on the link below.

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Availability & Rates

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Gay Head - Aquinnah Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
July
Jul 1 2014 - Jul 31 2014
7 night minimum stay
$2,800
$11,000
 
 
August
Aug 1 2014 - Aug 31 2014
7 night minimum stay
$2,800
 
 
Late summer
Sep 1 2014 - Oct 31 2014
7 night minimum stay
$2,500
$8,000
 
 
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$2,900
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $150.00
Notes $150- cleaning fee.
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Amenities

Gay Head - Aquinnah Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
Theme:
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Computer Available
  • Alarm Clock
  • Laundry Soap
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Internet
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Telephone
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Grill
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Lobster Pot
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Upstairs Master - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single
    Upstairs Guest Room - 2 twin/ single
    Downstairs Master - 1 queen
    Downstairs Guest - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Radio
  • DVD Player
  • Television
Outside:
  • Beach Chairs
  • Large Cooler
  • Small Cooler
  • Walkway to Water
  • Bicycles
  • Beach Towels
  • Wood Deck
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • children welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • library
  • nude beach
Leisure Activities:
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • horseback riding
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • antiquing
  • scenic drives
Local Services & Businesses:
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • sailing
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • wind-surfing
  • cycling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
Notes:
NEWSFLASH: Entire property is Wi-Fi enabled!

Learn more about this vacation rental at the owner's website:

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