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Chesapeake Bay Luxury Beachfront Retreat

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Space 3,100 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

4 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms, Convertible bed, Sleeps 12

Get away from it all on Henry's Island offering alluring privacy and breathtaking views on the Chesapeake Bay. Enjoy the 5 acre Bay-front home whose private sandy beach includes unique Northern Neck sand dunes. Swim, crab, fish or use provided canoe, kayak, or paddle board to explore the water. Relax on lounge chairs with a frosty drink (margarita machine included). Take in the Bay breeze while reading a book or sleeping on the beach. The open floor plan and 9 ft. ceilings provide a spectacular view to watch bald eagles, osprey and heron without leaving the beautifully furnished house. Dine inside overlooking the Bay or eat outside on the patio set after using the gas grill. Three king bedrooms (including two master suites), a bunk room and a separate play room make it comfortable and fun for adults and kids alike.

Something for Everyone: Tour one of historic Northern Neck's 19 museums, golf several excellent courses just minutes away including the award-winning King Carter Club (Golf Digest's 2006 best affordable public course in America) or sip Virginia's finest wines on the Chesapeake Bay Wine Trail. Sail, shop or dine in award-winning restaurants nearby. An easy drive to historic Williamsburg, Busch Gardens and Water Country USA.

More Details

Owner
Diane Boyle
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 17, 2017

About Diane Boyle

We love the relaxed atmosphere of being right on the Chesapeake Bay where going to beach doesn't require leaving the property.

Diane Boyle purchased this house in 2009

Why Diane Boyle chose Virginia

Just a short distance from DC, this private location provides a soft sandy beach to relax. However relaxing doesn't mean boring. The historic Northern Neck of Virginia has award winning golf, hiking, biking, fishing, boating, history (birthplace of three US presidents), art, antiques, and vineyards.

What makes this house unique

The private beach and endless Bay views makes it perfect for relaxing and playing.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had a wonderful time. Fantastic view! It's a great retreat so close to home.
Oct 2009
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Amenities

Windmill Point House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beachfront ...
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Free Long Distance
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 13 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Full 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , shower
    Full 2 - toilet , shower
    Full 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Full 4 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 5 - outdoor shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king
    Bedroom 4 - 2 double , 2 twin/ single , 2 single over full bunk beds
  • Bunk Bed (2) : Bunk Room with two bunk beds. Each has a twin bed above a full bed. Crib.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Kids
  • Foosball
  • Game Room
  • Games ...
  • Games for Kids
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Game Console ...
Outside:
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Binoculars
  • Canoe
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
  • 8 garden chairs
  • 10 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Margarita machine, high chair, movie projector, hair dryers

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(37 traveler reviews)

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Chesapeake Bay Luxury Beachfront Retreat
average rating of 4.7027025 based on 40 reviews
Farmville, VA
5

Great views of the bay!

  • 5 of 5

The views were fantastic and the house was very roomy and clean. The weather was less than desirable but the house provided enough space to allow everyone to enjoy themselves regardless. Overall a success and we'd definitely return.

  • Submitted: Jun 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you enjoyed the house and I'm so sorry the weather wasn't great. We continually try to improve the experiences of our guests so you'll find the house as good if not better next trip.
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Syracuse, NY
4

Beautiful home and beach

  • 4 of 5

We had a wonderful stay! Beautiful weather, beach and home!! Blessed with perfect 90 degree weather. Home had everything we needed to enjoy our time there. A little paint and new screens on the doors but not a deterrent from our stay just an observation.

  • Submitted: Jun 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks. We rely on our guests to point out needed improvements and attempt to have them addressed quickly. We'll get new screens on the doors. The cleaning crew doesn't always notice as our little visitors tend to poke their fingers or toys thru the screen leaving holes below eye level.
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5

Beautiful property, we had a great stay

  • 5 of 5

We went as a group of ten friends and had a lovely stay at Diane's house. It is a really pretty area to visit, we really enjoyed spending time outside in the adirondacks soaking in the sun. The house is wonderfully equipped from the kitchen, to the bedrooms, the outdoor space, most everything was thoughtfully provided. I recommend this place!

  • Submitted: Jun 9, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad y'all had a nice stay.
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Richmond, Virginia
5

Walked by...

  • 5 of 5

Looked awesome and your responses to reviews are also awesome.

  • Submitted: Mar 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for taking the time to write a review.
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Sandia Park, NM
4

Wonderful Holiday Beach Getaway

  • 4 of 5

There were four adults and one child in our party, and the property provided a perfect base for visiting family over the Christmas holiday. The views of the Chesapeake Bay are spectacular. The kitchen is well stocked and allowed us to hold a small Christmas Eve gathering for family. Diane, the owner, was very responsive to any questions or issues. And lucky us…we saw a beautiful bald eagle in a nearby tree for over 20 minutes.

  • Submitted: Jan 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Pittsburgh, PA
5

Total Relaxation!

  • 5 of 5

Ideal setting to get away from it all for a few days. Property was well maintained - Enjoyed the private beach as advertised. Only a short drive to get excellent oysters, crab rolls and shrimp!

  • Submitted: Sep 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Swank's on Main -- CLOSED
Sandpiper Reef Restaurant -- CLOSED
Reedville Fishermen's Museum
Food Lion
Willaby's
Nate's Trick Dog Cafe
Smokin' Joe's
Lee's Restaurant
Walmart Supercenter
Nearest Airport
60 Miles
Newport News (PHF)
Nearest Golf
12 Miles
King Carter
Nearest Beach
Beachfront Property
Car: recommended

From Windmill Point Rd

Turn left on Island Pines Drive (private road)

Turn left on Windfall Lane

Other Activities: rafting, boating, kayaking

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Rates & Availability

Windmill Point House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Peak 2017
Jun 24 2017 - Sep 15 2017
7 night minimum stay
$4,200
 
 
Fall
Sep 16 2017 - Nov 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
$375
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$375
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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