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Classic New England Summer House rental, Mishaum Point, So Dartmouth, MA

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Bedrooms 4
Half Baths1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Half Baths
Minimum Stay
7 nights


South Dartmouth Cottage Rental Photos and Description

House, 4 Bedrooms + Loft, 3.5 Baths, (Sleeps 11-12)

Arrowhead House is a charming, private, 300-year old family summer house on Mishaum Point. It's a magical place, and sanctuary where you can step back in time, unplug from technology and enjoy the privacy and peacefulness of a secret and cherished hideaway. There are open fields, stone walls, and a salt marsh estuary with egrets, swans, geese, and ducks. Mishaum is a gated, protected, private peninsula with water on both sides. On the east side, there is a private beach, a swimming dock, and tennis court, protected from the prevailing southwest winds. On the west side, there is a dingy dock and mooring field facing Demarest Lloyd State Park, and the entrances to both Little River and Slocum River. Bring your kayak, paddleboard, etc. to explore these beautiful waterways. Mishaum is only about a 2-mile bike or walk to a favorite ice cream stop called Salvador's. Padanarum, a quaint village, is only about 5 miles away where there are several excellent waterfront restaurants, a market, and 3 boutiques. Padanarum is on Buzzard's Bay and is a thriving sailing community.

Arrowhead House is reflective of the whaling community that once defined New Bedford. Along with the 4 bedrooms there is a cozy 5-bed loft. The working fireplace is set on a natural stone hearth. Along with two bathtubs, there is an indoor and outdoor shower. In back of the house is a small fenced-in yard with a round table and chairs. It's clearly feasible for two couples with children or 4 couples without children to enjoy and is perfect for young and old alike. The house is ideal for wedding and reunion groups with lots to do or just to relax and visit with friends and family.

Keywords: Summer House

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  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered

Member since: 2009
Speaks: english, french
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1 traveler review

Classic New England Summer House rental, Mishaum Point, So Dartmouth, MA
average rating of 4.0 based on 1 reviews

What a great place

  • 4 of 5

This was a fabulous old place that as is quiet as could be. Couldn't have been more perfect for our two families to stay in for a wonderful week of fun in the sun.

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park
Not Your Average Joe's
Salvador's Ice Cream
"A must !"
Friendly's Pizza
The Back Eddy
"Located across from the beach. Seafood. Local fish, wine, and cheese."
Bayside Restaurant
"On the water. Seafood and more !"
Cape Quality Seafood
"Where we often get our fresh fish. It also has a casual restaurant."
Black Bass Grille
"Love having a cozy dinner here !"
Sail Loft
Little Moss
"Wonderful food !"
"Great subs and wraps !"
Osprey Sea Kayak Adventures
"Doesn't get any better ! "
Salt Marsh Pottery
"Beautiful sea and wildlife pottery ! You can personalize your own design."


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South Dartmouth Cottage Rental Rates

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late spring/summer/early fall
May 1 2016 - Oct 31 2016
7 night minimum stay
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7 night minimum stay

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Property Damage Protection $59

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South Dartmouth Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Dining Area
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , First Floor
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , Frist Floor
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , tub , Seond Floor
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , With sink. Second Floor
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double , On first floor
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , On first floor
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , Second floor
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single , Second Floor
    loft - 5 twin/ single , Wonderful for kids, but great for anyone. Secnd Floor
  • Maximum occupancy can be discussed with owner. For example, if you want to add an aero bed or pack 'n play. Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (9)
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Bicycles
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis
  • 1 bicycles
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

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