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This Romantic Cottage is Simply a Cut Above -

Bedrooms 1
Space 900 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


About the property

1 luxurious BR, king bed, whirlpool, on 1 level, gas fp, c/a, garage, for 2.

This cottage is truly for the discriminating vacationer, very romantic and beautifully appointed. The master suite is spacious and the full bath is to die for with a whirlpool and both indoor and outdoor showers. This home is newly built with quality textures including oak floors, tumble marble, limestone & corrian. The ceilings are cathedral throughout . Unlike many Vineyard rentals, we have added central air and a garage (for those who may bring their convertible or motorcycle) The living room has 2 leather couches that are right in front of the gas fireplace...bring on the ambiance! 2 people maximum, no, pets, & non-smokers. Beach chairs, beach blanket and many more conveniences are included. Perfectly located 1 mile from town (Edgartown) & 1 mile to South Beach, right off the bike path. Relax on the front porch in a pair of Adirondack chairs or flex your muscles at the basketball court. Once you rent this gem it will be hard to go anywhere else!

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Karen Berwick
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 25, 2017

About Karen Berwick

I am a Realtor and I travel a lot. I wanted to build a really comfortable and first class vacation home based on my experiences. I designed this home and filled it with great materials and terrific amenities. Our past tenants return year after compliment ever!

Karen Berwick purchased this cottage in 2005

Why Karen Berwick chose Edgartown Area

If you are looking for romance, or just a well appointed and immaculate place in a fabulous location...this guest cottage is for you. Two people only, no pets and non-smokers. This policy has kept this place looking gorgeous. Close to everything and right off the bike path.

What makes this cottage unique

2 personal whirlpool, beautiful tiled shower, central air, gas heat, gas fireplace, fully applianced including full size washer & dryer, king size bed, cathedral ceilings, covered front porch, large out door shower with hot & cold running water, garage, all hardwood & tile floors, all on one level. Huge yard. Newer! This is a great place and we are so proud of it.


Katama Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 900 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Downtown ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Town ...
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mobile Phone
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Gourmet Kitchen
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Outdoor - outdoor shower , hot & cold outdoor shower
    Bathroom - toilet , shower , jetted tub , 2 person spa & walk in shower, 2 sink vanity
  • luxurious
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom - 1 king
  • Master bedroom with one king bed, walk in closet, luxurious bath with 2 person whirl pool, tile & marble indoor shower & hot & cold outdoor shower, cathedral ceiling, central air....gorgeous!
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio
  • Deck Furniture
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Porch Furniture
  • Small Cooler
  • Wood Deck
  • 2 garden chairs
  • 4 beach chairs
  • Low Allergen Environment
Pool / Spa:
  • Whirlpool
  • jetted tub ...
  • arboretum
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • nude beach
  • pond
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
The bedroom is equipped with a king size bed. Blanket, comforter, towels, and linens are provided.

Learn more about this vacation rental at the owner's website:


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(18 traveler reviews)

This Romantic Cottage is Simply a Cut Above -
average rating of 4.9444447 based on 18 reviews

Dreamy, dreamy, dreamy

  • 5 of 5

Not a single detail is overlooked in this sparkling, spotless, beautifully appointed home. It reminds me of a Four Seasons property: that is how high the quality of decor, furnsihings, line and towels are. The owners even have a gigantic basket of oils, soaps, shampoos, lotions and potions to choose from. Forget a toothbrush? It's there. SLIPPERS? Razors? Toothpaste? ALL THERE. It has a sumptuous feel but is not ostentatious or uncomfortable. On the contrary, the home just feels like one big dreamy spa visit!

The owners take their role in your vacation very seriously: recmmending spots to try, asking for suggestions on how to improve the home. It is a very special place and I implore you to book for next year and begin dreaming today....

Thank you for your hospitality and kindness.

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2009
  • Stayed: Jul 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Wow!!!! One could get a big head over a review like this. LOL. I even showed it to my co-workers this morning. Thank you, thank you, thank you. I work hard and play hard so when I leave my job and go on vacation I want it to be a reward. That was the whole premiss when we built this guest house. We felt people should feel that this is a great reward and we want our guests to come back. My friends that travel always give me those hotel goodies so if one forgets something it is there for them shampoo etc.. Glad you appreciated it and hope you come back to enjoy this beautiful island again and again. KB
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Rhode Island

Perfect Getaway in Paradise

  • 5 of 5

We just spent a long 'off season' weekend on Metells Way; the time of year when there is virtually no traffic on the roads, beaches are deserted and no waiting in restaurant lines.

This was our second stay in one of Karen's properties and like many who stayed before us we echo their sentiments about the cottage. The cottage is a quiet respite from the world beyond the shores of Martha's Vineyard. A short walk or bike ride brings you into Edgartown. Every detail is addressed to make for an optimal Island visit. Linens, bath, kitchen and beach supplies are in abundance. The cottage is comfortable, beautifully decorated and full of natural light. Karen is easily accessible for providing suggestions about where to go and what to do while on Island.

We look forward to future stays when we need a break from reality. Thank for creating the perfect getaway in 'paradise'.

  • Submitted: Apr 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Pittsburgh, PA USA

Relaxing Getaway

  • 5 of 5

It was a real pleasure to stay at the cottage on 8 Metells Way. It's an

absolutely beautiful house and was just perfect for the two of us. We

enjoyed its wonderful location, beautiful light, and the comfort of the

furnishings. After riding around the island on our bikes, coming "home"

in the evening and sitting on the porch was so relaxing. We truly had a

wonderful vacation and hope to return in the future.

  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, Thank you, Thank you... We love to hear phrases about how your trip was really a relaxing time at our guest cottage. Thank you also for your care of our home. Please return again and again!
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Perfect place for a Martha's Vineyard getaway for 2

  • 5 of 5

The guest house is just that - a freestanding house that has all the room a two people could possibly need. The open concept kitchen / living room area is great for enjoying a cup of coffee or winding down after a long day. The king size bed was great, and the bedroom has plenty of storage / closet space. The bathroom is massive and exceptionally well appointed. Huge shower, separate toilet room partition, and of course, a hot tub that can easily fit two. The location is close to Katama Beach and closer downtown Edgartown. Perfect spot. Could not have expected any more. Thoroughly recommend.

  • Submitted: May 16, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It is always terrific to get such a glowing review. MV is a super place to recharge, relax, and see some pretty wonderful seascapes. We are so glad you had a great time and please return again and again!
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Western Ma.

Fabulous rental!

  • 5 of 5

We have vacationed on the Vineyard several times, but this is the first time my husband and I were able to get away alone. As soon as we arrived at this beautiful cottage we knew that it was something special. Everything was clean and tastefully decorated, and sunlight filled the rooms. The king sized bed was very comfortable. It was very well stocked with everything that you might need for a comfortable vacation. We loved it so much that we have already reserved the same week next year!

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Lee Ann, It was so thoughtful of you to write this very nice review! Glad you had a great week and the compliment of your returning is priceless! Thank you, Karen
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Everything that was promised

  • 5 of 5

This charming home was everything it promised to be. Tucked away from the hustle and bustle of downtown Edgartown, yet just a very short distance from all the sights and an equally short distance to magnificent South Beach, it is an ideal location. The house itself was immaculate (inside and out) and Karen could not possibly have been more friendly. Highly recommended!

  • Submitted: Jul 2, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so very much for this glowing review of my property. We work hard to make it a clean and comfortable home away from home. Thank you also for your care of our property, which is so appreciated. Hope you will return in the off season!
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Nearest Airport
1.2 Miles
Katama Field (soft field)
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Several in Edgartown
Nearest Ferry
5 Miles
Oak Bluffs or Vineyard Haven
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
3 courses within 8 miles.
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Several in Edgartown
Nearest Beach
1.2 Miles
South Beach
Car: recommended

Located right off the bike path and evenly positioned a mile from South Beach and a mile from the heart of Edgartown. Katama is one of the most sought after destinations on the Vineyard because of it's proximity to both South Beach & Bend in the Road Beach. A morning stroll into Edgartown is very do-able. A car is reccommended but one could manage easily with just bicycles. Wi-Fi and cable TV services included.


Rates & Availability

Katama Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
April & May 2017
Apr 1 2017 - May 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
June 2017
Jun 1 2017 - Jun 23 2017
3 night minimum stay
Summer 2017
Jun 24 2017 - Sep 2 2017
7 night minimum stay
September 2017
Sep 3 2017 - Sep 30 2017
7 night minimum stay
October 2017
Oct 1 2017 - Oct 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
Cleaning $0

$1450- $1895 Rates per week, one week minimum, long weekends considered
May & October $1450 per week
June & September $1675 per week
July & August $1975 per week
November to May, long weekend rates available upon request and quoted by owner only.Home is available for rent year round. Call or email for rates in the off seasons.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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