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COZY WATERFRONT GETAWAY 90 MINUTES FROM WASHINGTON, D.C. OR RICHMOND, VA

John Drew

Advertiser since: 2014
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Speaks: english
Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights

John Drew

Advertiser since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
70%
Calendar last updated:
November 30, 2014
Call Owner
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COZY WATERFRONT GETAWAY 90 MINUTES FROM WASHINGTON, D.C. OR RICHMOND, VA

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

Colonial Beach Cottage Rental Photos and Description

2 bed, 1 bath, sleeps 4

NEW Listing! The Cottage at Captain's Watch is a fully restored early 1900s 2 bedroom cottage directly on the water and beach in Colonial Beach, Virginia. The cottage provides two bedrooms, the first with one queen bed and the second with two twin beds. All the amenities you will need are provided to enjoy a week or a long weekend in the beautiful Northern Neck of Virginia. Just bring your toothbrush and change of clothes. We provide everything else - linens, towels (bath and beach), inn quality bath soaps, shampoos and lotions, Our kitchenette is equipped with a 4 burner stove top, microwave, coffee maker, toaster, blender and 2 counter height refrigerators with separate freezer in one. All dinner, glassware and cooking utensils are provided as well. High speed Internet and satellite TV with HBO, Showtime, Sports Network and more.

We are located within a short walk (10 minutes or less) of many town amenities which include:

• Beautiful Thai/French restaurant on Monroe Bay (The Lighthouse);

• Gourmet grocery store and oyster bar (Denson’s Grocery and R&B Oyster Bar );

• Coffee shop\cafe where all the locals hang out (Tattle Tales Cafe);

• Unique gourmet shop where cooking classes, breakfast lunch and dinner are sometimes served (Tides Inn Market);

• Chinese restaurant with take out (Hunan Diner);

• Beach front Tiki bar with a full service indoor restaurant with live music on the weekends (The Black Pearl at High Tides);

• Fully equipped gym (River Gym);

• Catholic, Baptist, Methodist and Episcopal churches;

• Several antique shops and art galleries in town for your enjoyment (Jarret Thor Fine Arts).

• Two marinas with transient docking (Bayside Marina and The Boat House Marina).

Within a few minutes or a short drive are;

• Full service Marina with transient docking, full time mechanic and gas (Colonial Beach Yacht Center);

• A second outdoor tiki bar and full service indoor restaurant with live music on the weekends (Blue Heron Pub and Dockside Restaurant) located on the Colonial Beach Yacht Center property;

• Street legal golf cart rentals are available in town (Beach Cart Rental);

• Pizza (Papa Johns, Dominos, Ledos);

• Cab service (Davis cab);

• Historical sites are a short drive away as well (Stratford Hall, Wakefield, Christ Church, Fredericksburg, VA);

• All of Washington D.C is about a 90 minute drive away.

The Cottage and the main house, “Captains Watch” share the same property.

There is NO SMOKING permitted on the property (house and yard) and no more than 4 guests are permitted on the property.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
John Drew (Owner)
Advertiser since: 2014
Call Owner
Enter your email address to view the phone number
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
70%
Calendar last updated:
November 30, 2014

Why HomeAway

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights
Book with confidence
Book 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

5
based on 11 traveler reviews

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Cozy Waterfront Getaway 90 Minutes From Washington, D.c. Or Richmond, Va
average rating of 5.0 based on 11 reviews
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Colonial Beach Chesapeake Bay - Northern Neck
Madison, VA
5

Wonderful and Peaceful!!

  • 5 of 5
This was a first for me to be at Colonial Beach, but now after staying at this cozy waterfront getaway I know that I will return. The cottage is just as it is on the site well decorated and cared for. How nice to have a washer and dryer! It was so awesome staying there...it was relaxing, peaceful, safe and being across the street from the water was so very nice. Great streets to walk, great little town to walk around. Friendly people, and even though I did not eat out I did order in and cooked. The owner was a very nice person and I look forward to being there again and getting to know him better. The overall experience was WONDERFUL! I always use VRBO when I travel and I've not been let down over the years. I will return to Colonial Beach and to this cottage. By the way the landscaping is gorgeous and the little porch is great for coffee and to just watch the world go by.
  • Submitted: Oct 8, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: It was, indeed, our pleasure to host you at our getaway cottage and we look forward to your return. Late summer and Fall are excellent times to visit our town and experience our laid back environment and we are pleased that you enjoyed your visit.
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Cozy Waterfront Getaway 90 Minutes From Washington, D.c. Or Richmond, Va
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p3009361
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Colonial Beach Chesapeake Bay - Northern Neck
prince george va
5

fred mccullen

  • 5 of 5
excellent place for vacation, highly recommended. will come back again. you won't find any better place for a relaxing getaway, trust me.
  • Submitted: Sep 2, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, People with Disabilities, Romantic Getaway
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Cozy Waterfront Getaway 90 Minutes From Washington, D.c. Or Richmond, Va
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p3009361
+1 -8042244151
Colonial Beach Chesapeake Bay - Northern Neck
5

WONDERFUL

  • 5 of 5
What you see is what you get. Clean, comfortable and cozy but still plenty of room. Well stocked right down to Starbucks coffee, sugar and creamer in the fridge. John was warm, friendly and full of info. Thanks for a great time!
  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so pleased that you enjoyed your visit with us. We focus our efforts on providing a very clean, comfortable and fully furnished cottage with everything you need for an enjoyable visit to our beach. It was our pleasure to meet you both.
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Cozy Waterfront Getaway 90 Minutes From Washington, D.c. Or Richmond, Va
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Colonial Beach Chesapeake Bay - Northern Neck
5

Cute, cozy, and comfortable!

  • 5 of 5
The cottage is exactly as described! It is super comfortable, clean, and has everything you'd ever need. We stayed with our 2 year old son and the space was perfect. The beach across the street was awesome. We walked to the playground everyday. And enjoyed a BBQ dinner at home (in the cottage) every night. Coffee on the front porch every morning overlooking the river was another huge perk. Really a lovely place to stay!
  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your kind thoughts. We thoroughly enjoyed your visit with us and are pleased that you found the accommodations as advertised. We strive to provide a super clean and comfortable environment for that special getaway and are pleased that you found Colonial Beach met your needs as well.
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Cozy Waterfront Getaway 90 Minutes From Washington, D.c. Or Richmond, Va
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p3009361
+1 -8042244151
Colonial Beach Chesapeake Bay - Northern Neck
5

A wonderful place to relax

  • 5 of 5
What a fantastic mini vacation myself,daughter and granddaughters had! Everything was as described and then some. The cottage was exceptionally clean and comfortable and was right accross the street from the beach. John was a charming host and made all of us fell welcomed. This wil be our first choice for any vacation we take in Colonial Beach. Thanks John, and say hello to Ms Montgomery if you see her again!!
  • Submitted: Jul 3, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We're so pleased you enjoyed your visit. We strive to make certain our guests have a clean and welcoming environment for their "get away". You and your girls were great guests and we would luv to welcome you back again next year....
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Cozy Waterfront Getaway 90 Minutes From Washington, D.c. Or Richmond, Va
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Colonial Beach Chesapeake Bay - Northern Neck
5

Perfect beach cottage

  • 5 of 5
We so enjoyed our stay at this cozy cottage. We are a family of 3 with a young son, staying for Colonial Beach's Riverfest. The cottage was wonderfully decorated and had all the amenities you could want . It was just a stones throw from the beach which we all enjoyed and made it great to view the fireworks and was an easy walk to the boardwalk and many of the towns shops and restaurants. John(the host) was so welcoming and was so kind to our son . We were so relaxed here, just lounging on the porch and ate most of our meals here. I grew up spending a lot of summertime in Colonial Beach as we kept a boat there and had family nearby. I'm glad to say it's kept a lot of the old fashioned charm, where people stop to chat on the porches, my son can bike ride(roads are nice and flat) and we can just unplug and enjoy real family time together- thanks for making it such a great getaway for us. We certainly hope to be back.
  • Submitted: Jun 25, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was our pleasure to welcome you to our cottage and the many amenities of our little town. We enjoyed watching your son's adventures and would welcome your family back any time.

Map

Nearest Airport
60 Miles
Reagan Washington National
Nearest Barpub
0.3 Miles
The Black Pearl Tiki Bar on the Board Walk
Nearest Train
32 Miles
Fredericksburg, VA
Nearest Restaurant
0.3 Miles
The Lighthouse - Thai/French Restaurant
Nearest Beach
Beachfront
Car: recommended

Full service marina located in town about 1 mile from the cottage. Street legal Golf cart rentals are available in town.

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Rates & Availability

From $125 Per night

Colonial Beach 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
 
Fall/Winter
Oct 1 2014 - Apr 30 2015
3 night minimum stay
$125
$850
 
 
Spring/Summer
May 1 2015 - Sep 30 2015
3 night minimum stay
$150
$1,000
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$125
$850
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $49
Cleaning $50 + Tax
Tax Rate 5.0%
Notes Payments 100% refundable when reservation canceled minimum of 30 days before check-in, 50% refundable if reservation canceled after 30 days and before 14 days before check-in with a $100 administrative fee and no refunds after 14 days before check-in.

Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Colonial Beach Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 700 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • Shower only, no tub. All linens and resort quality soaps, lotions and shampoo provided.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • library
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • pier fishing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing

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