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laurie parrott

Member since: 2008
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Speaks: english, french

Charming oceanview seasonal cottage near beach and town

5 Reviews
Sleeps8
Bedrooms 2
Property type cottage

Overview

Rockport Cottage Rental Photos and Description

2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom with shower, sleeps 5, kitchen, LR w/fireplace

Summer cottage located in quiet residential area across the street from the ocean. The property has its history as part of an old Inn still located right next door. The cottage is appointed with comfortable furniture, TV, a/c, fireplaces, all kitchen appliances. There is a nice yard surrounding the cottage, with lawn furniture, picnic tables, gas grill, outdoor games. There is a lovely fishing pond that skirts the back of property and bird watching galore. It is a wonderful area to walk and bike. There is an ocean front path to the nearby beach and a very scenic.15 minute walk to the center of town.

Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
laurie parrott (Owner)
Member since: 2008
Call Owner
Speaks: english, french

About laurie parrott

My name is Laurie Parrott. I grew up in Rockport and lived here 40 of my 50 years. I attended high school in rockport, college in boulder, Colorado and law school in boston. I am currently a house painter locally as well as owning, managing and tending to this cottage property. I am a pet owner, sailor, skier, hiker, outdoors person.

laurie parrott purchased this cottage in 2003

Why laurie parrott chose Merrimack Valley & Essex County

The cottages are awesome. They are pretty to look at, lovely grounds, lots of play/relaxation area, comfortable and fully equipped for a night or 2 months stay.

What makes this cottage unique

Fire places, proximity to ocean, quietness, view

Reviews

4.6
based on 5 traveler reviews

Charming oceanview seasonal cottage near beach and town
average rating of 4.6 based on 5 reviews
5

Loved this cozy cottage

  • 5 of 5

My husband, dog, and I spent three nights in this cozy, clean, and charming cottage. It's small and a bit worn, but we absolutely loved it. The location is fabulous--in a quiet area close to the water and within walking distance of a footpath towards town and Old Garden Beach. Laurie left a welcome basket with wine and a variety of snacks, and paid us a visit with her dog, Painter. If you are traveling with a dog, there's no place better to stay! We would love to stay here again.

  • Submitted: Sep 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Our home away from home cottage

  • 5 of 5

My family of four had a wonderful stay at this cottage. Very comfortable and spacious. Love the view of the ocean. Walking distance to the pedestrian path to Old Garden beach. My 7yr old loved all games and outside toys. Thank you Laurie

  • Submitted: Sep 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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We were women and 3 dogs traveling in New England

  • 4 of 5

The cottage was small but clean and serviced it's purpose. Location is to die for. One quick mile walk to Bearskin Neck OR walk across the street for a beautiful ocean view. A quick walk down the lane takes you to a small beach great for looking for sea glass. I would stay here again.

  • Submitted: Jun 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Cozy Rustic Cabin in a Beautiful Location

  • 4 of 5

The location is beautiful with a large shared outdoor space which our kids loved. The cabin has beds for 8, but with 6 we already found the cabin very cozy. Though we were there on a rainy weekend, perhaps if it were sunny and warm we would have been outside more. The cabin is quite rustic, but had everything we needed.

  • Submitted: Sep 16, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Cottage was quiet and quaint and perfect for us!

  • 5 of 5

Our family of four had a wonderful time and stayed in one of the cottages that was just perfect for us. There were 2 kids beds in a loft that they enjoyed and 2 double beds. Bikes and laundry facilities for use on the premises and a fishing pond for the kids. The ocean was across the street and downtown Rockport within a few blocks. Our stay was very comfortable and we will definitely stay again! Thanks Laurie!

  • Submitted: Jan 28, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
35 Miles
logan int'l airport
Nearest Barpub
7 Miles
Gloucester
Nearest Train
1 Miles
rockport
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
route 128
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Downtown Rockport
Nearest Beach
0.3 Miles
Old garden beach
Car: recommended

Rockport is at the tip of CapeAnn. There are beautiful beaches, fishing, boating, kayaking. The shore line is a great place to walk and bike, take photos of the awesome scenery. There is a large artist community and a great summer music season series beginning in June. Rockport, though a small tourist and fishing village, has all the ammenities needed and is also within 10 miles of larger Gloucester and the rest of CapeAnn.

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Rates & Availability

Rockport Cottage Rental Rates

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Amenities

Rockport Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 400 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Ocean View ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Bottled Water
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , 2 twin/ single , 1 baby crib , bunk bed and loft portable crib
  • Bedrooms are small. Bedroom 2 has a set of bunk beds and a twin.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Small Cooler
  • Walkway to Water
  • 2 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
very pet friendly

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