PRIME GLOUCESTER PROPERTY - OVERLOOKING THE HARBOR WITH POOL

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Rebecca Borden

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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay nights

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PRIME GLOUCESTER PROPERTY - OVERLOOKING THE HARBOR WITH POOL

Gloucester - Annisquam Apartment Rental Photos and Description

Apartment, 2 Bedrooms , 2 Baths, (Sleeps 2-6)

Why rent in Annisquam or Lanesville, when you can really have it all in the heart of Gloucester?

Private pool (OPEN: mid-May - mid-Sept ), garden landscape and vegetable gardens (summer), panoramic views of harbor,

Less than 1-mile walks to:

Good Harbor Beach

Rocky Neck Art Colony

North Shore Art Association

Gloucester Stage

Duckworth’s Bistro

Bass Rocks Golf Club

local elementary school playground (20 yds)

NOTE: We do not rent extended stays. Two week maximum. In the summer, we ONLY rent week-long periods from Sat-Sat.

This 2BR apartment comfortably accommodates a family of four for vacation, wedding, or graduation, but it’s also a perfect getaway for some time out of town. Our guests repeatedly tell us the apartment is bigger in person and that the space looks just like the pictures online.

The apartment is on the second floor of our house, where we live, overlooking Gloucester Harbor. Within the apartment, there are two bedrooms each with its own private bathroom. The master bedroom has a four-poster queen bed, with an extra twin bend and a full bathroom with soaking tub. The second bedroom, off of the living area, has a queen bed and a bathroom with a shower stall. The apartment has its own private entrance. There is off-street parking for up to 3 cars. The open living-dining space has a flat screen TV with cable (HBO, Showtime, Starz, Encore), WiFi, a comfy sofa with coffee table, two over-sized chairs, and a breakfast bar with 4 stools at the kitchen counter. The well-equipped kitchen has an oven/stove, fridge with freezer, coffeemaker, microwave, dishwasher, toaster, and full set of dishes, pots & pans, flatware and utensils. If anything is missing, just let us know. We’re right downstairs!

I am Rebecca and I live in the house below the apartment with my retired mother, Dot, (aka 'Gloucester Quilter') who quilts and gardens. One of us is always on hand to attend to any question or concern. In the summer we maintain a vegetable garden and, on the off seasons, we enjoy the sunsets and long walks with our two Labs in the afternoon on Good Harbor Beach or at local woodland trails in Ravenswood or Moraine Farms. We are very knowledgeable about how best to experience the North Shore and day trips in our region and towns across New England.

WE RENT YEAR-ROUND!

OFF-SEASON INFORMATION

September 14, 2013 - May 24, 2014

2 night minimum

We do NOT offer extended rental periods.

PEAK SEASON INFORMATION (pool open)

May 24, 2014 - September 15, 2014

Weeks ONLY. Sat 2pm IN to Sat 10am OUT.

Maximum two-week rental w/ 10% discount.

Keywords: Cape Ann, Gloucester, Good Harbor Beach, Artists, Rocky Neck, Eastern Point, Restaurants, Pets OK

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Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered

Rebecca Borden

This advertiser has been with HomeAway.com since 2011
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My mother has lived in this property for over 10 years now. I moved back home in 2009. We decided to join VRBO in Nov'11 after we had such a positive experience renting ourselves through VBRO. We have enjoyed hosting some great guests from all over the country and internationally!

We do not rent for extended stays because, while we have had many amazing guests, we did have a few bad apples in 2012. We live underneath our guests, hence we are cautious about sharing our property with incompatible 'neighbors' for extended stays. Those are our terms and we hope you respect our perspective.

Rebecca Borden purchased this apartment in 2000

We love sharing our views, pool and property with guests. Gloucester is such a great area to visit and vacation!

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay nights

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Property Reviews

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Prime Gloucester Property - Overlooking the Harbor with Pool
average rating of 4.964286 based on 28 reviews
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Prime Gloucester Property - Overlooking the Harbor with Pool
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p384968vbi
978-283-6048
Gloucester - Annisquam Merrimack Valley & Essex County
5

Simply great! Definitely Will come back!

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Feb 24, 2014
  • Stayed: Feb 2014
Me and my girl had a great great get away from our busy life's. This is a great house with great owners, plus the town is just simply wonderful! People here are kind and friendly. Food here is organic and mostly handmade. Excellent place to relax and enjoy even in the winter!

Now I would truly recommend this apartment to people that want a get a away from there busy lifestyles. This apartment has their own privet forest and is surrounded by beaches from three sides! Absolutely staining views at all times! As a cherry on top both owners are just lovely and friendly, make you have a at home feeling. PS. Their lobs are so cute and gentle!

Will definitely come back again!
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
business
Prime Gloucester Property - Overlooking the Harbor with Pool
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p384968vbi
978-283-6048
Gloucester - Annisquam Merrimack Valley & Essex County
5

A Great Find in Gloucester

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Feb 15, 2014
  • Stayed: Feb 2014
I travel often to Gloucester from New Jersey on business, all seasons, and often stay in one of the local hotels or Marriotts down in Danvers. This time around I decided to check out VRBO to see what was available in the Gloucester area. Since my husband often comes along on my trips, it was great to have a full kitchen, 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms! Yes, I said 2 bathrooms! And a lovely open TV Room/ Diningroom. The view is beautiful, the beds are comfortable and Dot & Rebecca (the innkeepers) are sweet.

I look forward to staying again & again. It would feel like coming home.
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Prime Gloucester Property - Overlooking the Harbor with Pool
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p384968vbi
978-283-6048
Gloucester - Annisquam Merrimack Valley & Essex County
Buffalo N.Y.
5

Amazing getaway !!

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Feb 13, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2013
Myself,along with my girlfriend and my son spent six nights at this wonderful house. Throughout our trip We absorbed this special Gloucester feeling to the fullest.We walked various trails and visited a few parks and historiccemetaries.The Hammond castle was very interesting and unique.We ventured off in day trips to Boston,Rockport and Salem.Also journeyed to Portsmouth N.H. and Portland M.E. and enjoyed beautiess sites along the way as well as delicious seafood.Even though we are fans of the twenty seven time world champion N.Y. Yankees we could not help but get caught up with the excitement while watching the Red Sox march to the World Series title. Dot & Becca were absolutely fabulous hosts whom made us feel welcome and comfortable immediately. There is absolutley no reason to look for any other place to stay if you are searching for rental property in this area. Well done Dot & Becca !!!
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Pet-friendly, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Helpful votes: 3/3
business
Prime Gloucester Property - Overlooking the Harbor with Pool
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p384968vbi
978-283-6048
Gloucester - Annisquam Merrimack Valley & Essex County
5

Gordon College Trip

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Nov 24, 2013
  • Stayed: Nov 2013
Excellent place; $5 Lobsters within walking distance; GREAT host!
business
Prime Gloucester Property - Overlooking the Harbor with Pool
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p384968vbi
978-283-6048
Gloucester - Annisquam Merrimack Valley & Essex County
5

Relaxing Time in Gloucester

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Oct 21, 2013
  • Stayed: Oct 2013
I had such a wonderful relaxing time in Gloucester! The apartment was so cozy and comfortable, it felt like a home away from home. The sunsets were amazing every night! There were so many extra touches that Rebecca and Dot added (they had a cooler and icepacks that I could take to the beach) to make the stay even more enjoyable! Dot and Rebecca are both so warm and welcoming! I would definitely stay here again if I make another trip to Gloucester.
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Helpful votes: 1/1

Map

Nearest Airport
35 Miles
Boston [BOS] Logan International Airport
Nearest Train
5 Miles
Gloucester Commuter Rail to Boston
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
Rt 128
Nearest Beach
0.7 Miles
Good Harbor Beach
Nearest Golf
0.4 Miles
Bass Rocks Golf Club

Gloucester has some of the *best* whale watching in the world - operates May - Oct.

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Availability & Rates

Gloucester - Annisquam Apartment Rental Rates

Notes

  • From $150/n to $1500/wk
  • US$
  • WE DO NOT RENT EXTENDED STAYS. TWO WEEK MAXIMUM.
  • OFF SEASON - MINIMUM TWO NIGHT STAY.
  • OFF SEASON = ends 5/24/2014: $150/M-F or $200/Fri-Sat or $1000/wk w flex dates
  • PEAK SEASON - WEEK STAY ONLY. MAXIMUM TWO WEEKS.
  • PEAK SEASON = (5/24/14)-(9/13/14): $1500/wk = SAT+2pm IN to SAT -10am OUT
  • $50 Cleaning Fee
  • $25 Pet Charge (dogs and cats only)
  • 50% down to secure rental. Checks preferred. C.C. payments through PayPal

Amenities

Gloucester - Annisquam Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
General:
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Kitchen
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Queen size Beds (2) each with private bathroom, Twin or Single Beds (1) in the master bedroom with a queen bed, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) single futons, inflatable double bed, extra large couch
Entertainment:
  • Television ...
  • DVD Player
  • Video Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Deck / Patio
Suitability:
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • live theater
Leisure Activities:
  • sight seeing
  • whale watching
  • scenic drives
  • boating
  • shelling
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • antiquing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • swimming
  • sailing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • equestrian events
  • deepsea fishing
Notes:
Manicured garden landscape. Homegrown vegetable garden in summer.

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