Hideaway by the Bay is a nicely furnished, 12 year old vacation home located on a quiet street in this historic bayside community. Relax on the front porch; or on the back deck, as you sip your morning coffee and listen to the birds and seagulls. Take leisurely strolls, shop, golf or dine in and around town. Bring your bikes or rent bikes in town. You can rent golf carts too. The house is about 4 blocks away from the beach. The calm waters of the bay are perfect for families with children. Splash in the water, build sandcastles on the beach, fish off the pier; or, watch the sun set over the Bay. Go kayaking and explore the Bay. Hideaway by the Bay has a private drive with access from the street. It's perfect for boaters who want to bring their boats along with them on vacation. The Town's harbor includes a public boat ramp and transient boat slips. Fisherman will find a conveniently located bait and tackle shop in town.
Travel north and explore the towns along Virginia's Eastern Shore using the book 'Off 13' as a guide. Take a drive about 10 miles south to visit the Eastern Shore of Virginia's National Wildlife Refuge; or have breakfast, lunch or dinner in the middle of the Chesaspeake Bay at the Sea Gull Pier Restaurant. There's also a 625 foot fishing pier right next to the restaurant along with a gift shop overlooking the Bay.
Sesonal produce, fresh seafood and many other goodies are available either in town or within a short drive from Hideaway by the Bay. There is something here for everybody to enjoy.
Golf carts are permitted in Cape Charles and you'll see them all around town. Residents and guests alike enjoy drifiing and
riding in golf csrts.
Local fishermen, watermen and a tour boat /fishing charter captain live right nearby Hideaway by the Bay as neighbors. If you can catch up with them, they'll be happy to guide you to the best kept secret spots available to the public...
Beach supplies are available at Hideaway by the Bay so you can pack less and still have what you need to have fun. There are 8 beach towels, 2 adult beach chairs with umbrellas and a small folding beach table. You'll find a 32 quart Igloo cooler, 2 soft insulated coolers, a small jug with matching 6 pack cooler, a matching woven beach bag and beach mat set, a couple of beach bags, sand buckets and shovels, sand sifters, a picnic basket and citronella candles. There is garden hose with an upright pole with a rinse off shower head along with a garden hose for use as a foot bath.
Additionally, since Cape Charles is located in a coastal area, you'll find weather related preparedness information in he house along with emergency supplies for weather related emergencies, power outages ,sheltering in place or mandatory evacuations.