$225/NITE/2 PERSONS, SEPT-MAY 31, $1000/MO SEPT-MAY15H

Mary Barbera

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Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Mary Barbera

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$225/NITE/2 PERSONS, SEPT-MAY 31, $1000/MO SEPT-MAY15H

Cape May Cottage Rental Photos and Description

House, 2 Bedrooms, quiet and tranquil (See Description), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-4)

Definitely! A cozy, quaint, diamond in the rough cottage located in a quiet fishing village, you will find it like stepping back in time to the shore as it used to be, with spectacular, romantic sunsets. We may be the most southerly location, but the extra 30 min. drive from other shore points will be worth your wild. It is not crowded, beaches are free, parking plentiful, and you don't have to fight traffic. That in itself is worth it. Enjoy morning coffee on the back patio while being cooled by the breeze off the water. My yard partially in a wild state borders next to a wildlife refuge, very private and tranquil adorned with natures lush shade trees/shrubs as a cooling backdrop against the hot, and sunny beach. Dine IN or OUT with a charcoal grill near the patio also added a firepit for roasting marshmellows or relaxing by the fire with a drink of choice. For your convience there is an outside shower to RINSE-OFF and cool down from a relaxing day at the beach.

10 min walk to a Dollar Store, 15 min drive, only 5 min. away on Bayshore Rd is Fish and fancy, fresh fish just caught by local fishermen, eat in or take out the prices are great, and the food compares to the LOBSTER HOUSE, Shop-Rite, Acme, McDonalds, 5 min. away is Wing It, Mels, Pizza and many others are conveniently located nearby for last minute odds and ends. Almost forgot.just a short block at the end of my street is The Fishermens's Inn on the Bay, or a few miles away make a left at the WaWa (Fillermill Rd) is Menz Restaurant, and Harpoon Henry's 15 min drive on Beach Ave. Consider some fine dinning in Cape May with reasonable early dinners, fancy beverages $2.00 that will wet your appetite and not 'ouch', your pocket. Try The Cape May Inn with FREE appetizers Mon to Fri, from 1pm to 6pm. Tour Historic Cape May area by trolly. If tired of the beach, shop til you drop along Washington Street Mall (20 min) and many antique shops. Later treat yourself to a fresh seafood dinner caught from the Atlantic's largest fishing ports. If your wishing for Italian, that too.

September is great hear with the Irish Festival it is as busy as 4th of July.

Don't forget to visit World War 11 LOOK-OUT TOWER adjacent to the Lighthouse (20)min drive. Search for Cape May diamonds at Sunset Beach, fun for the kids and adults alike.

NEW FEATURE: MUST RESERVE at time of booking: KAYAKING additional $150/wk or $100/wkends for tons of FUN. Enjoy gentle waves, beach combing, jet sking, surfing, fishing (at high tide, local fishermen say the striper fishing is very good), sailing, whale/dolphin watching or biking along beach-views.

We are approx 100 steps to your very own quasi private beach, and for the walkers..... walk along the beach 45 min to Cape May Beach and Lewis Ferry or 20 min drive. Cape May is great to visit anytime of the year with it's collection of Victorian architecture(especially during Christmas Holidays) with the candlelite tours and trolly rides. Yes, I rent year-round with specials. Just 15 min to the Cape May Lite-house,Cape May Zoo, and Wildwood's famous boardwalk/amusement park. Feel lucky, then do Atlantic City only 40 min. away and hit the Jack pot to take home.

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A few important reminders that this is my family home not an investment property so I would appreciate and expect you to treat my home as you would your 'very own home' with respect and TLC.. My home is a SMOKE-FREE HOME.... smokers must use a butt can OUTSIDE of course. not the yard or surroundings Thank you!

The security deposit is fully refundable pending upon house INSPECTION for damages, cleanliness, neglect, and orderliness. We EXPECT to find our home in the same condition that it was received prior to your occupancy. The owner personally cleans and inspects all applicances, plumbing prior to your arrival. I requst that my guests contact via text once you arrive, do an inspection within (2) hours of your arrival. Immediately report any descripancies or issues.

About NIGHTLY RATES: We prefer to rent weekly during the PEAK SEASON but not limited to such. IF available I can accomodate 2 or 3 niters on last minute get-a-ways by using cash or bank transfer into my vrbo acct. Nightly rates are MORE per nite than weekly, if I am going to break a full week it will come with a price, but your choice. Please refer to the rate detail link.

Please keep in mind that this is a medium size 2 bedroom home and comfortable at 4 persons including tots or babies. Five persons is an additonal fee $250 including tots.

IF your interested reserving a kayak you must reserve well in ADVANCE. Fees: Weekly $150.00/wk or $100 wkends.

Keywords: cozy, romantic, just kick back and relax

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Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • Senior Adults Only Community
Mary Barbera (Owner)
Advertiser since 2008
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About Mary Barbera

This vacation cottage was orginally owned by my dearest beloved Aunt Sue and Uncle Perry. Every year they invited me for vacation. This was always and still is a cozy and peaceful place to call HOME away from home. The town is an old fishing village and the neighborhood is friendly, pet friendly too. I always looked forward to coming back each year just......... couldn't get enough of the breezy sea air and spectacular sunsets. The yard always reminded me of my very own private sanctuary. it backs up to natural wildlife preservation, and offers shade and serenity. I have lots to do though with the yard and little by little I am planting shrubs and plan to plant a berm of armavitese along the back yard this fall.

Mary Barbera purchased this cottage in 1960

Why Mary Barbera chose Cape May

Fortunately, for me this cozy home I enjoyed as a teenager I now enjoy 35 years later. Only walking distance 100 steps to the beach and surf. Now, I am into my golden years enjoying the peacefulness of listening to the seagulls, the sounds of the water while having my morning coffee. I don't mind a glass of wine in the evening taking in the breeze of the water or a short jaunt to the beach to enjoy the magnificent. sunsets.

What makes this cottage unique

Our home brings back many memories of my family enjoying good times, great meals and beautiful sunsets. If you want peace and quiest, it is here, but if you want more excitement only a 15 min. drive to all the people, amusements, and nightlife.

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Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights
Travel with confidence
Travel with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
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Three services to protect your trip:
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Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

Reviews

Reviews

4.5
based on 28 traveler reviews

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$225/nite/2 persons, Sept-May 31, $1000/MO Sept-May15h
average rating of 4.535714 based on 28 reviews
business
$225/nite/2 persons, Sept-May 31, $1000/MO Sept-May15h
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p189158vb
(856) 313-0850 (New Jersey, USA)
Cape May South NJ Shore
4

Just what we needed!

  • 4 of 5
My daughter and I decided to take a last minute getaway to the beach for some relaxation and rejuvenation. Mary's property was just what we were looking for: very clean and well maintained, very convenient to the beach, near good restaurants and just a short drive to Cape May. We enjoyed daily walks on the beach at the end the street and eating at the Back Bay Café. Fleck's Ice Cream was excellent and not to be missed if you love ice cream. We also had fun shopping in the nearby antiques/vintage resale stores. We would recommend this property to other people and it was perfect for our girls getaway.
  • Submitted: Sep 13, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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$225/nite/2 persons, Sept-May 31, $1000/MO Sept-May15h
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p189158vb
(856) 313-0850 (New Jersey, USA)
Cape May South NJ Shore
Wynnewood Pa
4

Mom, Dad and Daughter

  • 4 of 5
We had a very pleasant Labor Day weekend. Owner was very helpful and property was as described. Had two great dinners at the Back Bay Bistro and a fun time at Harpoon Henry's.
  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Pet-friendly
Owner's Response: Thanks! and glad to hear you enjoyed.
business
$225/nite/2 persons, Sept-May 31, $1000/MO Sept-May15h
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p189158vb
(856) 313-0850 (New Jersey, USA)
Cape May South NJ Shore
Bel Air, Maryland
4

Cape May area beach house

  • 4 of 5
Very nice house and not a far driving time to Cape May. Nice area. We really enjoyed our stay! It's the perfect size house for a couple or families with small children.
  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children
Owner's Response: Thank you!
business
$225/nite/2 persons, Sept-May 31, $1000/MO Sept-May15h
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p189158vb
(856) 313-0850 (New Jersey, USA)
Cape May South NJ Shore
Maryland
5

We had a great time!

  • 5 of 5
This cottage was just what we were looking for. Our family and dogs had a wonderful visit and wish we could have stayed longer. The location is perfect; close to Cape May attractions yet away from the business. The property is accurately described and the owner was extremely responsive.
Thank you for everything!
  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Pet-friendly
Owner's Response: Thank you Lea Ann, I hope you and your family can do this again, and if you love the shore in the Summer, it's wonderful in the Fall and Winter with many jazz festivals, and seafood eateries.
business
$225/nite/2 persons, Sept-May 31, $1000/MO Sept-May15h
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p189158vb
(856) 313-0850 (New Jersey, USA)
Cape May South NJ Shore
Media, PA
5

Terrific Place / Great, Relaxing Stay / Will be Back!

  • 5 of 5
Mary's place is clean and quiet with a wonderful open livingroom/kitchen. The master bedroom was spacious and comfortable and we spent many nights on the back patio listening to the sounds of the bay, the birds and nature in general. We had never been to the Villas prior and we will be back. It is such a nice departure from the yuppy-ness of Avalon and Stone Harbor -- though they are both beautiful -- I really liked the casual atmosphere, great bike riding and lovely bay. Do you know virtually everyone said "hello" to us in the morning? That is the kind of place this is. Also great for pet owners as many walked their dogs along the bay and on the lovely, winding streets. Thank you Mary, we will be back for sure!
  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for coming to my home and making it part of your vacation. I am looking forward to having you next year with of course a discount for returning.
Love your review, and I am sure it will be helpful to those reading it.
business
$225/nite/2 persons, Sept-May 31, $1000/MO Sept-May15h
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p189158vb
(856) 313-0850 (New Jersey, USA)
Cape May South NJ Shore
Media, PA
5

Comfortable and convenient -- an old shore experience

  • 5 of 5
Mary's place is clean and very comfortable. We loved the biking, sunsets and walks on the bay. Had dinner at Jake's which was great. What we really loved was how friendly everyone was...hellos in the morning, Etc. That just doesn't happen in Avalon. Good nature experience too! Great for pet owners as many were walking dogs on the beach --We will go back !
  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Pet-friendly
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Map

Map

Harpoon Henry's
Cape May Brewery
Jake's Bar & Grill
".Haven't been but told great place to eat/drink"
Cape May County Zoo
"Just love being around nature and animals."
The Lobster House
"Awesome seafood eat in or take outs, eating by the water.."
Cape May Lighthouse
Wildwood Boardwalk
Cape May-Lewes Ferry: Cape May Terminal
"Great experience seeing the dolphines, feeding the seaguls, and visiting Delaware's Rohoboth..."
Menz Restaurant & Bar
"Super place for the family to eat, and entertainment too."
Cape May National Wildlife Refuge
"Love nature visit here."
Hawk Haven Vineyard & Winery
Little Italy Restaurant II
Rainbow Palace Family Restaurant
Junior's Crabs & Seafood
Mel's Waffle House
Chalkis Restaurant
Domino's Pizza
Villas Diner & Pizzeria
Milky Way Ice Cream & Mini Glf
Produce Place
"Love Fresh Veggies and Fruit for the whole family."
Munchie's Number 2
Car: not necessary

cinamas, winery tours, zoo, blues/jazz festivals, playground, restaurants, zoo, boardwalk.

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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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Cape May Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Early Fall
Sep 1 2014 - Sep 20 2014
3 night minimum stay
$250
$1,350
$3,500
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest
 
Winter
Sep 21 2014 - May 16 2015
3 night minimum stay
$225
$700
$1,000
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$300
$1,750
$4,500
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $75
Tax Rate 6.0%
Notes $300 to $500 security deposit is refunded approximately seven days after owner inspects for any damage, also a lease must be signed and returned.
All linens are supplied by tennant.d
Direct deposit can be arranged into TD Bank for your convience. A refundable $500.00 security deposit (separate from the rental) is required upfront in order to reserve your dates. After the owner has inspected the property overseeing that it was returned as received, the security deposit will be refunded within (2) wks.
Balance DUE must be deposited 5 days prior to stay.
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Amenities

Amenities

Cape May Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 900 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Water View ...
General:
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Heating ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking ...
  • Garage ...
  • Internet ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
Kitchen:
  • Ice Maker
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Oven ...
  • Microwave ...
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • Dining ...
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Tiled bathroom, bathtub with shower, toilet, and pedistol sink.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 double , Sleeps 4 comfortably, a 5th person on couch.
  • Queen size Bed IN MASTER BEDROOM, Double Beds (1) fULL SIZE FRONT BEDROOM, Reminder: Guests supply own linens, blankets, towels, pillows and paper products.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Books ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Television ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • VCR
  • CD Player
Outside:
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
Suitability:
  • non smoking only ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • pets considered
  • children welcome ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Senior Adults Only Community
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • live theater
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
  • zoo
  • health/beauty spa
Leisure Activities:
  • eco tourism
  • walking
  • scenic drives
  • antiquing
  • paddle boating
  • sight seeing
  • gambling casinos
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • miniature golf
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • horseshoes
  • whale watching
  • boating
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • Babysitter
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • snorkeling/diving
  • golf privileges optional
  • hot air ballooning
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • racquetball
  • rock climbing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • surfing
  • golf
  • wind-surfing
  • water skiing
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • water tubing
  • rafting
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • deepsea fishing
  • fly fishing
Notes:
For some added fun try our Kayak ($175 for wkend or weekly on Delaware Bay only 100 steps to walk. Property has outside shower both hot and cold water, also faucets on side of house for rinsing sand..
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