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ENCHANTED SECLUDED UNIQUE FAMILY HOME ON LAKE NEAR SALT WATER

John Salerno

Advertiser since: 2008
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Speaks: english
Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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John Salerno

Advertiser since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
60%
Calendar last updated:
December 2, 2014
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ENCHANTED SECLUDED UNIQUE FAMILY HOME ON LAKE NEAR SALT WATER

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

Falmouth House Rental Photos and Description

4 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, sleeps 8

Secluded modern home on lake, private beach for swimming and boating, water on 3 sides, gourmet kitchen, grand piano, sun room, 1 stone terrace & 1 flag-stone terrace, lawn with fine plantings, water view from every window, near all Cape Cod amenities. Old Silver Beach great for children, 3 miles away; Surf Drive, Woodneck Beach, Bristol Beach & Falmouth Heights Beach 4 miles away. Close to shopping, fine restaurants, Woods Hole & Ferry to Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket, ideally located for day trips to the rest of Cape Cod including Hyannis, Provincetown, and whale watching. Boston is an hour's drive to see the Museum of Science, New England Aquarium, Boston Fine Arts Museum, Symphony Hall, or an hour to Providence, RI and the Zoo at Roger Williams Park. New Bedford and its Whaling Museum is 40 minutes away. The living history of Plymouth Plantation, the Mayflower II and Plymouth Rock is only a 40 minute drive. Or just relax and swim at your private beach or nearby salt water beaches.

Secluded Setting, Private Beach, Great Location: Secluded modern home on lake, private beach for swimming and boating, water on 3 sides, gourmet kitchen, grand piano, sun room, flag-stone terrace, lawn with fine plantings, water view from every window, near all Cape Cod amenities. Old Silver Beach great for children, 3 miles away; Surf Drive, Woodneck Beach, Bristol Beach & Falmouth Heights Beach 4 miles away. Close to shopping, fine restaurants, Woods Hole & Ferry to Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket, ideally located for day trips to the rest of Cape Cod including Hyannis, Provincetown, and whale watching. Boston is an hour's drive to see the Museum of Science, New England Aquarium, Boston Fine Arts Museum, Symphony Hall, or an hour to Providence, RI and the Zoo at Roger Williams Park. New Bedford and its Whaling Museum is 40 minutes away. The living history of Plymouth Plantation, the Mayflower II and Plymouth Rock is only a 40 minute drive. Or just relax and swim at your private beach or nearby salt water beaches.

Local Highlights: The 4th of July fireworks are the best on Cape Cod. The annual Falmouth Road Race is world famous. The weekly band concerts at Marina Park are very popular. A 5 minute drive to the Island Queen, a fast ferry to Martha's Vineyard, a 20 minute drive to Woods Hole, home of the scientific community (Oceanographic Institute, Academy of Sciences, aquarium) Woods Hole live theater, and the ferry to Martha's Vineyard & Nantucket. The College Light Opera performs Broadway musicals and Gilbert & Sullivan operettas weekly. Browse the many fine clothing boutiques and antique shops in Falmouth Village, take a short drive to Mashpee Commons - great galleries, shops and restaurants, bike the Shining Sea Bikeway (no cars) to Woods Hole for lunch, sight seeing and maybe a swim at Stony Beach.

Local Activities: Surfing, sailing, deep sea fishing, recreation and sports facilities, the Cape Cod baseball league, fine dining, smart boutiques and galleries, whale watching, the most beautiful marina on the Cape, the Knob at Woods Hole, the Mashpee Indian Pow Wow, a brand new library, Katherine Lee Bates Museum (author of America the Beautiful), the Shining Sea Bike Path from Falmouth to Woods Hole, live theater - much to see and do. Addition photos available.

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Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Groups
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
John Salerno (Owner)
Advertiser since: 2008
Call Owner
Enter your email address to view the phone number
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
60%
Calendar last updated:
December 2, 2014

Why HomeAway

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Travel with confidence
Travel with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

Reviews

4.9
based on 9 traveler reviews

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Enchanted Secluded Unique Family Home on Lake near Salt Water
average rating of 4.888889 based on 9 reviews
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Falmouth Cape Cod
Locust Valley, NY USA
5

Great Vacation House

  • 5 of 5
This house is even better than it appears in the pictures! My family from Ohio, Florida and New York all gathered here to celebrate my son's wedding. It was like being in our own home. Lots of room for everyone to have their own space, beautiful grounds and pathway to the lake where we had access to a canoe and kayak. Everything is just as it's described in the rental details. In addition, the owner was extremely accommodating. The town of Falmouth is quaint and lovely. We highly recommend this property and look forward to going back ourselves.
  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2009
  • Stayed: Jul 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Families with Young Children, People with Disabilities
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Falmouth Cape Cod
Concord, MA
5

A Gem

  • 5 of 5
Our family of eight stayed at Owls Nest for one week toward the end of the summer in 2014 and lucked into great weather.
The house, or perhaps I should call it an estate, was perfect. Beautiful gardens and plantings surround the house and yard. There are scenic water views from every room! The house plan was ideal for multiple cooks in the kitchen, for having separate areas if children are sleeping so adults can make some noise, and a quiet office for a bit of work. You could enjoy games in the lovely grassy side yard with a large patio and tables. Or have a cook-out in the back w/ barbecue, patio and tables.
The owner, John, has a wonderful attitude of welcoming families and their pets and having everything available that you might need so you can relax.
The pond and beach are delightful for swimming although a bit rocky so I suggest bringing water shoes. There are rock steps down to the beach and that might be a little difficult for older people but were fine for our family. Once down the hill there is a grass area for lounging with a fire-pit. John provides a kayak, canoe, and sailboat and we thoroughly enjoyed all three. Thanks for sharing your house John…it was a fantastic vacation!
  • Submitted: Sep 4, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: This particular family enjoyed the property immeasably
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Falmouth Cape Cod
5

Great family vacation spot

  • 5 of 5
What a great retreat for a family vacation! The property is unique on a very clean fresh water pond and easy access to ocean beaches. Falmouth is less crowded than other parts of the Cape. Plenty of things to do and great restaurants. John Salerno is a most gracious and accommodating host that helped make the vacation a special memory!
  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks!
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Falmouth Cape Cod
4

The Cape Cod charm we were looking for!

  • 4 of 5
We spent our week here preparing for our wedding at the Owl's Nest! It couldn't have been a more perfect week. The yard was magnificent, the view of the pond was beautiful, and it kept me at peace staying at the house while I prepared the wedding. Getting up in the morning before the other 8 house guests to enjoy my coffee in the sun room was the best part of my mornings. The location is perfect to downtown and the beach. John was an absolute pleasure to work with and made sure he accommodated all of our needs. We enjoyed the Falmouth Raw Bar and the Boathouse with our guests from out of town, and having the ferry to Martha's Vineyard so close made our day trip so easy! We enjoyed our evenings downstairs by the pond around a fire reliving the days' events. My wedding guests were stunned by the beauty of the property, and we made lasting memories. Great place for my husband and I to start our married life together!
  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I enjoyed parking cars for you!
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Falmouth Cape Cod
5

Great place for a family get-together

  • 5 of 5
Had a wonderful combined family vacation with fun-filled activities for ages 15 to 70. The owner couldn't have been nicer or more accommodating. Plenty of room, beautiful outdoor gardens, great water toys...we never even made it to Old Silver Beach. Great swimming in the lake.
Relaxed every morning on the front lawn with coffee and a book, then meandered down to the lake for an afternoon swim.
Plenty of room to cook delicious meals including fresh fish from the fish market and veggies from the farmers market.
Would recommend this for anybody who is looking for a laid-back place to vacation.
  • Submitted: Sep 21, 2012
  • Stayed: Jul 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you!
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Falmouth Cape Cod
5

Secluded, relaxing, wonderful

  • 5 of 5
Had a wonderful combined family vacation with fun-filled activities for ages 15 to 70. The owner couldn't have been nicer or more accommodating. Plenty of room, beautiful outdoor gardens, great water toys...we never even made it to Old Silver Beach. Great swimming in the lake.
Relaxed every morning on the front lawn with coffee and a book, then meandered down to the lake for an afternoon swim.
Plenty of room to cook delicious meals including fresh fish from the fish market and veggies from the farmers market.
Would recommend this for anybody who is looking for a laid-back place to vacation.
  • Submitted: Sep 21, 2012
  • Stayed: Jul 2012
  • Source: HomeAway

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Nearest Airport
75 Miles
Boston or Providence
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Nearest Ferry
4 Miles
Island Queen
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Routes 28 & 151
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Car: necessary

A 5 minute drive to the Island Queen, a fast ferry to Martha's Vineyard, a 20 minute drive to Woods Hole, home of the scientific community (Oceanographic Institute, Academy of Sciences, aquarium) Woods Hole live theater, and the ferry to Martha's Vineyard & Nantucket. The College Light Opera performs Broadway musicals and Gilbert & Sullivan operettas weekly. Browse the many fine clothing boutiques and antique shops in Falmouth Village, take a short drive to Mashpee Commons - great galleries, shops and restaurants, bike the Shining Sea Bikeway (no cars) to Woods Hole for lunch, sight seeing and maybe a swim at Stony Beach.

Other Activities: Live theater and whale watching

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Rates & Availability

From $2,550 Per week

Falmouth House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
June & September
May 30 2015 - Jun 26 2015
7 night minimum stay
$2,550
 
 
summer
Jun 27 2015 - Sep 5 2015
7 night minimum stay
$3,650
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$3,650
 
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Amenities

Falmouth House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Floor Area:
  • 2500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Lake
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • Near The Ocean
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Gourmet Kitchen
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , full bath
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single
  • water view from every window
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Piano
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Beach Chairs
  • Binoculars
  • Boat
  • Boat with Paddles
  • Inflatable Boat
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch Furniture
  • Raft
  • Sailboat
  • Terrace
  • Walkway to Water
  • Yard
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 6 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Groups
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Patio furniture, lawn and beach chairs, outdoor shower, gas grill, kayak and other small boats including a Sunfish & Hobie Cat come with this home.

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