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Sue Zarba

Member since: 2006
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Speaks: english

Now Booking June Weeks,Spring & Fall getaways! 4bed/3bath, Cent. AC, walk 2town

11 Reviews
Sleeps9
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

Martha's Vineyard House Rental Photos and Description

4bed/3bath, Cent. AC, walk 2 town! (Sleeps 9)

You will be within walking distance from downtown shopping, movie theatre, restaurants, bike path, harbor, beaches, and two-tenths of a mile from the brand-new modern library.

Relaxed and warm, this brand-new home is expertly decorated. The open floor plan and two living rooms make for a perfect family-friendly environment. Features include a spacious kitchen, central air, a gas fireplace, outdoor shower, and a basement with pool, table tennis and air hockey games.

Close to everything, but just far enough off the beaten path and wrapped in a comfortable farmer's porch if quiet and peaceful is what you desire. A comfortable place to curl up with a book or use as a starting point to explore all the beauty and charm the island has to offer.

The Oak Bluffs ferries are just a five-minute walk away; enjoy Martha's Vineyard with or without a car. A two-minute walk to island-wide public transportation. Beautiful beaches are also within walking distance, including East Chop beach and State Beach. Enjoy walking, bike riding or in-line skating down Beach Road along the waterfront. Farm Neck Golf Course is just a short distance from our house.

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Sue Zarba (Owner)
Member since: 2006
Call Owner
Speaks: english

Reviews

5
based on 11 traveler reviews

Now Booking June Weeks,Spring & Fall getaways! 4bed/3bath, Cent. AC, walk 2town
average rating of 5.0 based on 11 reviews
Maryland
5

Best Kept Secret on the Island

  • 5 of 5

This was a lovely home in which to spend our family vacation. Although we have spent several summers at the Vineyard, this beautifully appointed home provided the perfect environment for three generations to relax, renew and reconnect. The attention to detail contributed to our enjoyment. One generation enjoyed the bikes while another preferred the hammock on the porch.

This home is the best kept secret on the island!

  • Submitted: Sep 16, 2007
  • Stayed: Jul 2007
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Close to town, yet away from it all - Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

I stayed at this house for a girls getaway weekend and it couldn't have been more perfect. We did bring a car, but always walked into Oak Bluffs for dining and shopping. One night we walked to the bus stop and took the bus right into The Atlantic in Edgartown for dinner. Getting around was so easy! The house itself is spacious with a beachy vibe and very clean. The shed was stalked with lots of beach chairs, games and even a bike! Going with a large group can be tricky to coordinate, but I really enjoyed the convenience of this home. I'm an early bird, so waking up early, walking into town to get coffee and drinking it on the front porch before anyone wakes up - simply perfect. Can't wait to return again next year!

  • Submitted: Jun 3, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Exactly What We Wanted

  • 5 of 5

This was my second year to the vineyard and we wanted a bigger house. This house Is exactly everything the owners said it would be and more. It's in a great location. You can walk to town in 5-7mins. The house is immaculate and spacious. It's nicely decorated. The owners paid attention to details when decorating. John, owner, was extremely responsive and helped with any questions or suggestions we needed. I would highly recommend this home. It's can sleep 9 comfortably.

  • Submitted: Sep 7, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A true home away from home!

  • 5 of 5

We couldn't have found a more comfortable home for our extended family of 8 (3 generations). The house is furnished very comfortably and decorated simply, but beautifully! And I've never stayed in a cleaner rental home. This house truly offers all the creature comforts! Each bedroom is cozy and bright, the kitchen is well appointed, and the family spaces (3 - one on each level) are comfortable and well-outfitted for everyone to enjoy! The location, near the Oak Bluffs library was SO convenient to walk to Oak Bluffs and EChop, or a fast ride to Vineyard Haven, yet quiet and residential for a good night's rest. The owners, John and Sue, were DELIGHTFUL to deal with and helpful to plan our stay! I can't say enough how much my entire family loved this home!

  • Submitted: Oct 7, 2013
  • Stayed: Oct 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

GREAT HOUSE, IMMACULATELY CLEAN, FABULOUS OWNER!!!

  • 5 of 5

We went to Martha's Vineyard in the off-season(February) and found it to be beautiful, in a way that is very different in the summertime. It was made even more beautiful by John and Susan's home, and his very warm hospitality. From the beginning of the process, from inquiry until the end, John was extremely helpful and available - it is true what all the previous reviewers said. He even offered to escort us from the ferry at arrival to his home - so nice!!! Of course I insisted to meet him at the house so as not to inconvenience him but ended up lost from the GPS directions. Make sure you follow the instructions he sends to you instead.

I am EXTREMELY picky with cleanliness, and this house is IMMACULATE - not a speck of dirt or dust so it made the stay extremely comfortable. All the furnishings, beddings, amenities were well thought of, and decorated very tastefully. I've always been astounded by people who rent out their homes who do not think much about the aesthetics of the home they're renting out and you could tell that a lot of thought was put into this comfortable home. Location is VERY convenient and John has a lot of good recommendations, specially for nice trails and hikes.

Thank you John and Susan for a very lovely stay!

Monica

  • Submitted: Mar 12, 2013
  • Stayed: Feb 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great house, location, landlord... you name it!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I have been visiting Martha’s Vineyard annually for 18 years now and always find our lodging through the various vacation sites on the internet. We feel very fortunate that this year we got an extremely nice, comfortable, clean newer home. The kitchen is very well apportioned with high-end appliances and stocked with a very ample supply of dishes. The two master bedrooms were a great selling point as were the two sitting areas (living room and upstairs TV/sitting room. All members of our group were able to spread out and read, watch football and just gather to chat in different areas of the home. It was like a home away from home for us and made our vacation very enjoyable. Although we did not have children or young adults with us, this home is very much suited to them also as the basement caters to them with hockey, table tennis, billiards and TV with cable. Again, more space for everyone to spread out and ‘do their thing’. The location was absolutely perfect.

The icing on the cake is the owner/landlord. We have never had the experience of such a nice, accommodating landlord as we had with this one. He genuinely cared that we were comfortable in his home. He and his caretaker (who lives next door) were very responsive to any special requests or needs we had to make our stay more enjoyable.

  • Submitted: Sep 15, 2011
  • Stayed: Aug 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
3 Miles
Martha's Vineyard Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
The Ocean View
Nearest Ferry
0.5 Miles
Oak Bluffs ferry
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.4 Miles
Sharkeys
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
Oak Bluffs Public Beach
Car: not necessary

This home is located within easy walking distance to downtown shops and restaurants. The ferries are just a 5 minute walk away, enjoy Martha's Vineyard with or without a car. A one minute walk to island wide public transportation. Beautiful beaches are also within walking distance, including East Chop beach and State Beach. Enjoy walking, bike riding or in-line skating down Beach Road along the waterfront. Farm Neck Golf Course is just a short distance from our home.

Other Activities: fishing, indoor swim club, ice skating, skate park

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Rates & Availability

Oak Bluffs House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Spring
Apr 30 2016 - Jun 11 2016
2 night minimum stay
$575
 
 
Summer 1
Jun 12 2016 - Jul 1 2016
7 night minimum stay
$625
 
 
Summer 2
Jul 2 2016 - Jul 30 2016
7 night minimum stay
$785
 
 
Summer 3
Jul 31 2016 - Sep 2 2016
7 night minimum stay
$928
 
 
Fall 2016
Sep 3 2016 - Nov 5 2016
2 night minimum stay
$575
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$500
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee 4 Weekends $175

A 3 day minimum stay may be required on certian holiday weekends.

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Amenities

Martha's Vineyard House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Town
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Backpack
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mobile Phone
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Thermos Bottle
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • Air Hockey
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Game Console
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Binoculars
  • Deck / Patio
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Small Cooler
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Beach towels provided and a moderate amount of paper goods will be available upon arrival ( two rolls of paper towels, two rolls of toilet paper and two boxes of tissues per. bathroom along with one bottle of hand soap per bathroom) additional Items are the responsibility of the tenant.

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