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PANORAMIC WATER VIEWS & 100 STEPS TO PRIVATE BAY BEACH

John Glennon

Advertiser since: 2007
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Speaks: english
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Half Baths3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

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John Glennon

Advertiser since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
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Response rate:
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Calendar last updated:
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PANORAMIC WATER VIEWS & 100 STEPS TO PRIVATE BAY BEACH

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Half Baths3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

Wellfleet House Rental Photos and Description

3 bedrooms, 1 full & 1 half bathroom, outdoor shower, sleeps 6 adults

Kitchen Renovation completed in 2009! Water views are seen throughout most of the living space and the yard. The house has direct water views of Wellfleet Harbor, Duck Creek, Great Island and Cape Cod Bay. A private bay beach is only 100 steps away and the National Seashore Ocean beaches are a 2 mile drive. Its a 1.5 mile jog along the beach to Indian Neck or a 15 minute walk along the beach to downtown Wellfleet.

The house has a spacious 2nd floor deck rebuilt in 2011, large screened in porch, farmers porch, 3 bedrooms, 1.5 baths, outdoor shower and is conveniently located on a dead end street, great for kids. The house faces directly to the west so you will enjoy spectacular sunsets.

Our home has been thoughtfully prepared with all our guests in mind. We are continuously evaluating and improving our homes amenities. If you are searching for a family oriented, peaceful and fun filled vacation then come stay with us!

2nd Floor Deck:

A spacious deck perched high above Nauhaught Bluffs offers spectacular views of Wellfleet Harbor, Cape Cod Bay, Duck Creek and Great Island. Unwind at the end of the day by watching the sunset on Wellfleet Harbor. The deck is complete with a dining table, chairs, umbrella, lounge chairs and additional seating.

Spacious Screened in Porch:

The screened in porch has views from three sides and offers a tranquil airy outdoor living space. Soak in the water and nature views, and enjoy the sounds of summer from this wonderful area of the house. The room has cedar floors, walls and ceiling. This room has a six person glass dining table, 2 oversized chairs, a loveseat and table. Access to the outdoor shower is just steps away.

Kitchen, Dining Area and Living Room:

The Kitchen, Dining Area and Living Room is a wonderful open area for the family to congregate. It has direct access through the sliding glass doors to the spacious screened in porch. An open floor plan was designed to preserve the water views and family friendly atmosphere. The kitchen is fully equipped for cooking and was renovated in April 2009. It includes brand new stainless steel appliances (refrigerator, stove, microwave and dishwasher), new granite counters, refinished cabinets and a new sink/faucet. It is a eat-in kitchen with a table for 4-6 people. The living room has two cozy chairs, a large comfortable sofa and a wide screen HDTV mounted on the wall.

Amenities:

1st Floor screened porch overlooking Wellfleet Harbor, Duck Creek, Great Island and Cape Cod Bay.

2nd floor deck overlooking Wellfleet Harbor, Duck Creek, Great Island and Cape Cod Bay.

1 minute walk to Private Beach.

Home is located on a dead end street, private area, great for kids.

Portable Crib, High Chair and Baby Gates.

Enclosed Outdoor Shower.

Pool Table and Ping Pong Table

15 minute walk along beach into town.

Access to Miles of Running paths all along the beach.

Wireless High Speed Internet and Cable.

Widescreen HDTV and DVD player.

Stereo/CD Player.

Washer and Dryer.

Gas Grill.

2 bedrooms have air conditioners, all bedrooms have fans.

Fully stocked kitchen.

Hammock.

Beach permit is available to to guests and is purchased at the town pier.

3 car driveway.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
John Glennon (Owner)
Advertiser since: 2007
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Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
25%
Calendar last updated:
December 26, 2014

Guestbook comments from the owner

Renting a house you have never seen can be a haunting experience. My daughter and I recently did this and it turned out to be a wonderful experience.

Dealing with John Glennon who was most helpful with his suggestions, recommendations of places to see, beaches to wander and restaurants to go to made our visit to the Cape a joyful experience.

If you like to cook - this is your place! A fully equipped kitchen that made cooking there a pleasure. You want a clean house - you have it. It is certainly a comfortable house for adults but a family would certainly appreciate all there is to enjoy. The views from the rooftop deck, out to the harbor, are ever changing. Don't forget to schedule your day to be there for the sunsets. They are magnificent!

Thanks, John, for being so welcoming, sharing your knowledge of Wellfleet and your friendly suggestions helped to give us a special time together, in a special place and certainly a time to remember

We hope to return in 2012.



Pat Ryan
Jun 2011
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Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Half Baths3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights
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Reviews

4.9
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Panoramic Water Views & 100 Steps to Private Bay Beach
average rating of 4.875 based on 23 reviews
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Wellfleet Cape Cod
5

Outstanding!

  • 5 of 5
We can't say enough about the beauty and perfection of this gorgeous home. It was a wonderful and memorable stay-- totally spotless throughout, every amenity you could want, and a spectacular view. The location is perfect, so private in a quiet neighborhood setting right on the water. The beach was excellent for the kids. We all enjoyed early morning strolls along the bay, watching the wildlife and skipping stones. It's like a secret little haven on the Cape, no traffic, just the right distance off of Route 6 so you can get away from it all, but without being too isolated. It was so convenient. We visit the Cape about 3-4 times a year, and this stay has definitely been the highlight of the past few years! John was awesome to deal with, very informative and quick to answer any inquiries. Thanks for the memorable experience, John!
  • Submitted: Jun 11, 2012
  • Stayed: May 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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5

Just what we needed

  • 5 of 5
We had a great time in the upper cape and the house was exactly what we needed. The location is great since it is really not that far from anything we wanted to do. We did not have an agenda, just wanted a place where we could reconnect with our two college-aged children and be a family. Whale watching was great. The beaches are beautiful. For the most part, we were ahead of the busy season. The property was clean and the owners were very nice and very helpful. We did discover that the no-see-ums kept us off the upstairs deck at dusk if you were wearing shorts. You can cover up with long pants/sleeves or a blanket. Also, since linens and towels are not provided with the home, we had to bring along an extra suitcase just for linens for the four of us. We discovered the Furies literally just around the corner that rents linens and towels and more. For the cost of an extra suitcase round trip, you can rent what you need with no hassle. They also provide a cleaning service if you don't want to clean up yourself when you leave. Great seafood wherever you go on the cape. Nice people everywhere. I would definitely recommend this home.
  • Submitted: Jun 11, 2012
  • Stayed: May 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wellfleet Cape Cod
5

Awesome Getaway!

  • 5 of 5
House was very nice inside and out, well kept and very clean. Kitchen was gorgeous and very accommodating, bathrooms were clean. The views from the top deck/sitting room of the house were amazing, great sunsets as well. Steps away from the Harbor/Bay and five minute driving distance from the Ocean and Freshwater Pond. Shops and restaurants were great, people were warm and friendly. Pearl restaurant was lovely, great food, excellent service. Owner was friendly, accommodating, and recommended lots of places to go, restaurants and activities for the time of our stay. Was very pleased with the service, house, location, and town, would highly recommend to all.
  • Submitted: Jun 6, 2012
  • Stayed: May 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your kind words Kelly! I look forward to having you visit again sometime soon! John Glennon
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Wellfleet Cape Cod
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An amazing April vacation on the Cape!

  • 4 of 5
Having moved to the USA (Boston) a year ago this was our first (of many) trips to the Cape, we took a chance and booked to take my parents and two children (6 and 9) in April. I have to say we really lucked out with the weather for April and had an amazing "out of season" vacation on the Cape with very little traffic, and deserted beaches!

Booking the house through John was very easy and he was very helpful and replied to emails and questions promptly. The house is in a beautiful in an unusual top of hill position with stunning views over Wellfleet where you see the most amazing sunsets. The house is very nicely furnished and the kitchen living area is very well done. The Master suite is beautiful and waking up to that view made for a real treat. The only tiny negative I have is that there is no bathroom on the second floor and the stairs and quite steep, so very young or older people may feel like they would prefer the downstairs bedroom.

The house is in a great location and a lovely walk round the beach to Wellfleet which has a useful shop and several great restaurants. Wellfleet itself is very well positioned as no where is a very long drive. We went Whale watching in Provincetown which was a fantastic experience, and for a family bike ride from Orleans along the old rail road.

We look forward to returning to Wellfleet in future years and would highly recommend John's house.
  • Submitted: May 10, 2012
  • Stayed: Apr 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wellfleet Cape Cod
5

Exceeded our expectations

  • 5 of 5
We couldn't have picked a more perfect spot for a vacation. Situated at the end of a quiet, dead-end road overlooking Wellfleet harbor, the house has fantastic views of the harbor. The house is the type of Cape Cod home you would expect to see on a postcard, beautiful inside and out. It is also perfectly located as Wellfleet is centrally located on the outer cape. Everything on the outer cape is within a 20 minute drive of John's house. We enjoyed short drives to restaurants, shops, and of course the beaches. When we didn't feel like driving, we just walked along the beach to Wellfleet and explored the town. John provided a wealth of information on where to go and what to see. We made a point of spending our evenings either on the second floor deck or the private beach watching the sunset almost every evening. John was professional and obviously detail orientated as the house was very clean and decorated nicely. We will vacation at this house again next year and would recommend a stay here to anyone.
  • Submitted: Dec 9, 2011
  • Stayed: Oct 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your kind words! I'm glad your family enjoyed the house as much as my family does. John Glennon
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Wellfleet Cape Cod
5

Perfect!

  • 5 of 5
Everything about our stay was perfect! The house, working with John and the Cape!

This was our second time staying at the Glennon property and once again it did not disappoint! John was an absolute dream to work with. He is both professional and friendly, offering excellent advice on places to visit and things to do. The house is beautiful (a quintessential Cape Cod vacation home) and is central to a variety of fun thins to do on the Cape. This vacation we spent time kayaking on Gull Pond, biking on the Cape Cod Rail Trail, exploring on Indian Neck beach and whale watching in P-Town.

We have already scheduled our return trip for next year, and this time we are staying for two weeks. One was just not enough!

Thanks so much to John and his family for maintaining an amazing vacation home and for sharing it with all of us!

The Affolter Family
  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2011
  • Stayed: Jul 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway

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Nearest Airport
90 Miles
Logan
Car: recommended

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Rates & Availability

From $275 Per night

Wellfleet House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
April & May 2015
Mar 29 2015 - May 30 2015
2 night minimum stay
$275
$1,600
$4,500
 
 
June 2015
May 31 2015 - Jun 20 2015
3 night minimum stay
$325
$2,100
 
 
June, last week
Jun 21 2015 - Jun 27 2015
7 night minimum stay
$3,000
 
 
Summer 2015
Jun 28 2015 - Aug 29 2015
7 night minimum stay
$3,800
 
 
September 2015
Aug 30 2015 - Sep 26 2015
3 night minimum stay
$325
$2,100
 
 
October 2015
Sep 27 2015 - Nov 1 2015
3 night minimum stay
$275
$1,800
 

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Final 50% payment and a $500 refundable security deposit due 30 days prior to check in.
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Amenities

Wellfleet House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 3 Half Baths
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet
    Half Bathroom -
    Half Bathroom -
  • Private outdoor shower is also available with nice water view and nature view.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , 1 baby crib , Bunk Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , Half Bath
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • The master bedroom suite has glass pocket doors which connect to a sitting room and the second floor deck. The room has a queen size bed, HDTV, air conditioner, bureau and ample closet space with built in shelves. The sitting room includes a sofa, wall to wall windows and a sliding glass door to the deck. Both rooms are tastefully decorated and boast wonderful water views. The additional second floor bedroom offers many sleeping possibilities. It has a bunk bed with a full size mattress on the bottom and a single mattress on the top. Under the bunk is a single mattress that can be pulled out for additional sleeping capacity. The room also has a spacious closet, bureau, window with a view and an air conditioning unit. The first floor bedroom has a classic Cape Cod cottage feeling with its beautiful knotty pine walls and ceiling with exposed beams. The room has two single beds and a half bath. A window air conditioner is also available in this room.
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Beach Chairs
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
  • 3 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
All Bedrooms have window air conditioners. Parties larger than 6 will be considered. Please call for information.

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