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Lovely, Spacious, Waterfront Home

Sleeps16
Bedrooms 9
Bathrooms3
Half Baths2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 6 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
16
Bedrooms
9
Bathrooms
3
Half Baths
2
Minimum Stay
2 - 6 nights

Description

Marion Center House Rental Photos and Description

9 bedrooms, 3 full bathrooms, 2 half bathrooms, 2 showers, 2 tubs - sleeps 16

Located on Buzzards Bay, this house hosts the best view in town. A swimming beach is a stone's throw from the front of the house. A wrap around porch with many rocking chairs is a great place to relax and watch the boats go by. The house is located on a quiet corner and is an easy stroll to Marion village with a general store, post office, book store and antique store. Restaurants and lots of interesting places to visit are only a short drive away. Sorry but the ARK is not available for weddings or large events.

The house, called the ARK, built in 1894, has retained all the beautiful features of homes from that era - high ceilings, beautiful window and door moldings, and wood floors. The kitchen has all the modern amenities including two dishwashers, two refrigerators, two ovens, and a microwave.

The ARK is a wonderful gem that is enjoyed by all who visit.

Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Owner
Amy Knowlton
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
50%
Calendar last updated:
November 30, 2016
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Reviews

5/5 -
(4 traveler reviews)

Lovely, Spacious, Waterfront Home
average rating of 5.0 based on 4 reviews
5

Amazing property that fit our whole family

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I had found this vacation property many years ago but the dates never worked out for our extended family. This past year I spoke with Amy and we secured out dates. Had one of the most amazing vacations together. Our own waterfront, nice, clean bedroom and perfect dining area and kitchen. The porch was our main event. Little ones played at the water's edge while parents and aunts and uncles read or floated by watching them. I (the grandmother/mom) sat and read on the porch and took it all in, wonderful! The beds ere clean and bathrooms worked out fine. We hope to rent again Amy and her staff very understanding and forthcoming with any info we needed.

  • Submitted: Oct 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Tabor graduation 2014 !

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at the Ark for a few days in late April 2014 to celebrate our son's graduation from Tabor. Family and friends from Maine were able to stay together and cook, play, and attend all the Tabor events. Grandparents living in Marion were able to visit with all the family without having to travel. It was a perfect choice. The character of the house was totally "us", and it was the best graduation present to give our son ~ a priceless memory was created. We can't wait to come back.

  • Submitted: Apr 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Could not ask for anything better

  • 5 of 5

I have now stayed here three times, always rented with various friends for weekend getaways. It is spacious, homey, and the perfect balance between rustic and fancy. It's clean, there's plenty of bedding and towels available, and in a great location with a huge yard and a private beach. The owner is very nice, and the management company helpful and located close to the property. We absolutely plan on renting this house again in the future!

  • Submitted: Feb 11, 2015
  • Stayed: Nov 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

Our family had the most amazing and special time here. Great memories were created here and I am so glad we made the right choice to come here. The house was perfect for our large family get together. We are all self proclaimed master chefs and the kitchen was more than accommodating for all of us. This is a truly magical place. We are very thankful to Amy for helping us before and after our trip (she made it seamless). The views from the porch in the back are hands down the highlight for everyone. Five stars all the way!

  • Submitted: Feb 20, 2012
  • Stayed: Nov 2011
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Map

Nearest Airport
60 Miles
Boston or Providence
Nearest Train
60 Miles
Boston or Providence
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Nearest Beach
20 Metres
Car: necessary

Rates & Availability

Marion Center House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Off season
Nov 1 2016 - Apr 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
$500
$3,500
 
 
Spring
May 1 2017 - Jun 15 2017
2 night minimum stay
$600
$4,200
 
 
early summer
Jun 16 2017 - Jun 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
$714
$5,000
 
 
summer
Jul 1 2017 - Sep 4 2017
6 night minimum stay
$1,050
$7,350
 
 
Fall
Sep 5 2017 - Oct 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$600
$4,200
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $500

Partial weeks are considered in the off-season. Holiday rates may be higher.
Please contact owner for rental rates

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Marion Center House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 16 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 2 Half Baths
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , tub
    Bathroom 4 - toilet
    Bathroom 5 - toilet
    Bathroom 6 - shower
Bedrooms:
  • 9 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 baby crib
    Bedroom 4 - 1 king
    Bedroom 5 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 6 - 1 double
    Bedroom 7 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 8 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 9 - 1 twin/ single
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Binoculars
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

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