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Hyannis, Cape Cod: Sunny Seaside Cottage-3 min. stroll to the beach !

Sleeps6
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Space 634 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Open-plan 1st floor, sleeping loft, full bath, sleeps 4 adults & 2 children

Our quaint 1950's classic cottage, cozy and charming, has been rebuilt as a classic Cape Cod Saltbox this year. On the edge of the ocean close to the Hyannis Yacht Club, it is ideal for 2 couples, a small family of 4, or singles. We remodeled the cottage this year to include a large loft in crisp, European style. It offers year-round amenities, WIFI, basic cable service, AC & heat. The sunny living/dining room features vintage antique and modern accents. Relax on the comfortable sofa that converts to a queen bed, or slip onto the loveseat to finish your favorite book. The corner desk is great for projects or checking email. The loft has a queen bed and bunk beds.The new bathroom is light and airy with a cathedral ceiling and skylight. The new galley kitchen has modern appliances and a stack washer/dryer. The lofty cathedral ceiling sports skylights with bright sun all day & a ceiling fan to keep the breezes flowing. The new sliding door extends the kitchen onto the sunny, private deck, with dining/deck furniture and gas grill.

Summer:

Marine and Airborne Activities: As you drive over the Sagamore or Bourne Bridge, plan some time to ride bikes and picnic along the Cape Cod Canal. Whale Watch excursions from Barnstable Harbor or Provincetown will take you to Stellwagen Banks and Seal Cruises are available in Chatham to Monomoy Island. There are over 35 beaches to explore if you care to drive outside of Hyannis. There are 10 lighthouses to visit that span the 90 miles of Cape Cod with panoramic views and amazing history. Hyannis Harbor Cruises and Fishing excursions leave from the Ocean Street Dock along with the ferries to Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket. The Hyannis Yacht Club hosts the famous annual Figawi Race.

Parasailing, sail/motor boat, jet ski and kayak rentals fit everyone's ability and sense of adventure.

Skydive, take a glider or biplane ride at the Cape Cod Airfield only 6 miles from Hyannis. Or, fly a designer kite on the sea breezes.

Rainy Day Fun: Some ideas for rainy or cooler days...The John .F. Kennedy Museum in downtown Hyannis reveals how JFK, Jackie, John and Caroline spent their days on Cape Cod. The JFK Monument at Veteran's Beach is a short walk from cottage toward the Ocean Street Docks.The Cape Cod Maritime Museum near Aselton Park and the Ocean Street Docks offers interactive exhibits, classes on boat building, maritime archaeology and model making. Kids will love the ZooQuarium in West Yarmouth with local creatures and a chance to touch and feed farm animals. The Cape Cod Children's Museum in Mashpee teaches children and adults how to play and learn. See the works of historic and current Cape artists at the Cape Cod Art Museum in Dennis. The Cape Cod Museum of Natural History in Brewster will immerse you in Cape habitat. The Heritage Museums and Gardens with the J.K.Lilly Automobile Collection, world famous rhododendrons and spring bulbs, and antique carved carousel and folk will keep the whole family entertained.

Fall Relaxation:

Guests will enjoy a less hectic pace, brilliant foliage, birds migrating south, cool breezes and sunny days. Businesses and restaurants remain open and bustling with great offerings. Shop for the holidays, or spend them on the Cape in both our cottage and bungalow for a getaway trip.

More Details

Owner
Elaine R. Cwynar
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english, french, polish, Minimal conversational ability in French/Polish
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
September 7, 2017

Amenities

Hyannis Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 634 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Local Calls
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Outdoor - outdoor shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower , outdoor shower
  • The skylight lets sunshine in to the bright space.
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 6
  • Loft - 1 queen , 2 twin/ single , Queen bed and bunk beds
  • The living room convertible sofa becomes queen-sized bed, spacious and comfortable for 2 guests. Limit to 2 couples and 2 children or 1 couple and 3 children.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Beach Umbrellas
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Deck Furniture
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Small Cooler
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Wood Deck
  • Yard
  • 2 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Elderly guests will find the configuration easy to enjoy on the first floor, but wheelchairs may be too large for the hallway. Stairs lead up to the sleeping loft, but the living room sofa opens up to a queen bed. Basic bath and kitchen cleansers, soap, tissues and paper goods are provided. Bring your favorite toiletries. On Saturdays, the housekeeper will turn the cottage over between 10:00 AM and 3:00 PM for the next guests.

Reviews

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Hyannis, Cape Cod: Sunny Seaside Cottage-3 min. stroll to the beach !
average rating of 4.736842 based on 19 reviews
5

Great place to stay!

  • 5 of 5

This saltbox cottage was neat, clean, comfortable and well-stocked. It is located in the perfect spot to enjoy all of Cape Cod. The owners were very helpful and friendly. They were always quick to answer any questions and offered good recommendations including Tumi's (Italian/Peruvian) Restaurant, where we enjoyed the best meal of the trip. I would certainly stay here again.

  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We're glad you enjoyed your fall visit. Our shoulder seasons are more relaxed, have less traffic and still offer great ocean walks and sunsets. The migrating birds are amazing to watch and the fall colors will soon be here. Come stay with us!
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4

cozy light clean good located near to the beach

  • 4 of 5

cozy light clean good located near to the beach

  • Submitted: Sep 2, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: That pretty much sums it up! Fall is a lovely time to visit as well, so bring your light jackets and set out to see the wildlife migration, amazing sunsets and the ocean and its deep colors as the season changes. We welcome you all year round...
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Litchfield,ct
4

Loved it!!!

  • 4 of 5

This cottage was a perfect fit for my family, it was comfy and cozy.

Very clean, and has everything you can think of. The special gift was so nice too.

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Little things make the difference and we hope our peaceful places have all the amenities you need. Presents are fun to give, too! Please join us on the Cape. Fall is a great season to watch migrating birds, changing leaves and a deep blue ocean.
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5

Freshly renovated cottage very close to Sea Street beach in Hyannis

  • 5 of 5

The cottage is freshly renovated: there is a new Mitsubishi AC system, new washer and dryer, beautiful hardwood floors, and much more. The place is very clean and decorated with love and taste. Spacious living room, skylights and trim recessed lightening throughout the house create air and light. Queen size bed and bunk beds are located at the loft and bath - at the first floor. The cottage is not big but perfect for a middle aged couple (like me and my husband) or for a young couple with small children. The house is located on a quiet street with a private porch. It takes 10 minutes to walk to Main street with restaurants and shops and only 5 minutes to get to Keyes Memorial Beach (Sea Street Beach). We needed 10 minutes to bike to ferry and 15 minutes - to Craigville beach (it is better to drive to Graigville beach since roads are usually busy and there are no biking trails in the area).

Elaine and John were great hosts, very helpful and responded immediately when we had questions. We enjoyed our stay very much and are planning to rent this cottage again.

(I would only recommend to add a larger TV set to the living room).

Elaine and John - thank you!

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are proud of our remodel that gives our guests all the comforts of home. We hope that you all enjoy some time here when you can. We are open all year round for that last minute getaway, too! Fall is a great time at the Cape.
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Saint-Lambert
5

Great cottage ! Great stay!

  • 5 of 5

The cottage was great, well equipped and close to the beach and Main Street.

Everything was well organized. The owner was very nice and accessible. We highly recommend!!

Marie-Claude

Montreal

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

The cottage was beautifully renovated and super clean!

  • 5 of 5

The cottage was perfect for our family of 5. The location was fantastic, we could walk to the beach in minutes, and the overall location allowed us to travel up and down the cape with ease. We would recommend this cottage to anyone visiting and we would definitely come back!

  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you and we are glad that you had a great time at our bungalow. We are on a quiet, charming street, so it is perfect for small families. Our central location makes it a great base from which to see the whole Cape. We look forward to hosting more folks from near and far!
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Map

Nearest Airport
75 Miles
Boston Logan & Providence Green Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Main Street selection
Nearest Ferry
1 Miles
HyLine and Nantucket Ferry Service
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Hyannis Golf Club & Twin Brooks Golf Course
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Hyannis Railroad
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
Route 6
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Main Street selection
Nearest Beach
100 Metres
Keyes Beach aka Sea Street Beach
Car: recommended

3 minute walk to Sea Street Beach! Walk or drive 1/2 mile to Hyannis Center‘s unique shops, casual/fine dining & entertainment. The Hyannis Yacht Club & Ferry service to Martha’s Vineyard/Nantucket are a 5 minute drive or easy walk. See live performances, unique films and exhibits at the Cape Playhouse and Cape Cod Art Museum. Visit the Cape Cod National Seashore, almost 40 miles of dunes on the Atlantic shoreline. Explore walking/bike trails, canoeing, sailing, surf-casting, camping, kayaking, whale watching and visitor centers. Agri-Tourism Farms and “Edible Cape Cod” Farmer’s Markets bring back times past with “Pick Your Own” options, tours, hikes, and hayrides. Local wineries offer tours and specialty wines. Poke along Route 6A’s antique shops and bookstores. Local golf courses abound, so bring your clubs. A day trip to Provincetown's artist community provides distinctive wares and bustling enclave of talent. See coastal nature; dunes, whales and ocean vistas.

Other Activities: Birdwatching, Camping, Kayaking, Gliding, Miniature Golf

Golf: Miniature Golf aficionados who enjoy the Cape's theme courses will eventually graduate to the real thing. Cape Cod's 27 public, daily-fee golf courses and 15 private facilities run the gamut of skill levels with courses that are pristine, scenic, challenging and fun. An added bonus is that the region’s temperate climate allows golfers the unique opportunity to play almost 52 weeks a year! Your cottage is centrally located and affords access to most courses from a 5 to 45 minute drive.

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Rates & Availability

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Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $0

Summer stays are Saturday to Saturday. Check-In at 3:00 PM. Check-Out at 10:00 AM
Off street parking for 2 vehicles is provided. There is no on-street parking allowed due town ordinances as emergency vehicles need access on the dead end street.
We believe in 'Reduce, Reuse and Recycle' and ask our guests to participate to keep the area pristine.
Please be considerate of our year-round neighbors with regard to noise and parties. Thank you!

50% deposit required to reserve a booking. Balance due 1 month before arrival.
We accept credit cards through PayPal, personal checks in US dollars.
Cancelled reservations are subject to a $25 fee and must be made one month prior to the reservation date or the deposit will be forfeited.
There are no refunds for early departure.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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