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5 bdrm, 4 King beds, waterfront, walk to beach & town

7 Reviews
Bedrooms 5
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Minimum Stay
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West Dennis House Rental Photos and Description

Waterfront Home, sleeps 12-16, 5 bedrooms, 4 king beds, 3.5 bathrooms, 3300 SF

A perfect multi-family or super large family gathering, this home sleeps 12-16 people in 5 bedrooms - 4 with King-size beds with AC. Located on a clean large pond, you can spend your days swimming, kayaking or sailing in the backyard. Or walk 1/2 mile to the West Dennis beach where you can enjoy a day at the beach, with showers, concession stand and swing set. Also in walking distance are restaurants, shops, library, bars and a few places with live music. While in the 3300 SF house, there is plenty of space for all to stay comfortably in the home with a family room overlooking the pond, a large living room, dining room, large kitchen with a small eat-in area, front covered porch, back deck, blue stone patio and a second deck overlooking the pond. Washer, dryer, fully-equipped kitchen, free WIFI, flat screen TVs, gas grill and several other amenities are available to help make your vacation enjoyable. We also provide 4 kayaks and 1 sailboat for enjoyment on the pond. This home and setting are the perfect venue for a fun-filled and memorable vacation.

  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Kathie Johnson/ Shane Wedge
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
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Calendar last updated:
October 6, 2016
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About Kathie Johnson/ Shane Wedge

We've rented homes on the Cape and Martha's Vineyard for 17 years. When we bought our own Cape home in 2012, we wanted to make it a wonderful place where families and friends could build their own memories as we have for almost 2 decades.

Kathie Johnson/ Shane Wedge purchased this house in 2012

Why Kathie Johnson/ Shane Wedge chose Dennis

We selected this property because of the spectacular views. We love our view of the pond we love to swim in and we really appreciate how easy it is to be at our home -- you can walk in the backyard and swim, sail or kayak in the pond or you can walk just a few minutes to the beach. For entertainment in the evenings we walk to a local bar/restaurant and enjoy live music or sit on the deck watching the sunset over the pond.

What makes this house unique

With 3300 SF, our home is large enough for a large group to relax and never feel crowded.


based on 7 traveler reviews

5 bdrm, 4 King beds, waterfront, walk to beach & town
average rating of 5.0 based on 7 reviews
Montreal, QC

Great vacation spot for large families!

  • 5 of 5

This house is perfect for anyone looking to visit the Cape. The home is beautifully maintained and has lots of bedrooms and areas to hang out. Short walking distance to the beach and is centrally located to take day trips to Chatham, Provincetown and it's a short ferry ride away from Nantucket and Martha's Vineyard. Our favorite thing about this rental is definitely the fact that it is on a large pond. We went swimming every day and loved all the water sport activities available. We also enjoyed having cocktails on the deck overlooking the pond at sunset every night.

I highly recommend this rental to anyone looking to visit the Cape! We had a great time and will definitely visit again!

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Large group???...Stop searching...This is the ONE!

  • 5 of 5

Looking for a place for your large group? Look no further this place is....PERFECT!! Our group consist of 9 adults and 6 kids (age 7-16). This house was able to accommodate us all comfortably and we still had room. Two family rooms, large dining room, 4 king beds, and a bunk room that conveniently held all 6 kids & even had space for them to play. All the rooms are spacious with sitting areas. It gets even better when you go Outside. Three sitting areas(to watch beautiful sunsets), BBQ, large lawn area to play games & the cove to ride kayaks and paddle boats. True highlight of the trip. This is were the kids spent most of their time. Huge hit with them. By far all said better then a pool...hands down!! And it worked out great for us, since we didn't have beach weather in the beginning of June. There is not one bad thing to be said about this house. All of our needs were met & the owners were great to deal with. Perfect getaway for our family reunion and hope to return soon! Thank you again Kathie for opening your home to us.

  • Submitted: Jul 10, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect for Large Family Gathering

  • 5 of 5

Perfect place for our extended family get together. Plenty of room for all of us, beautiful view, and we all enjoyed the kayaks and paddle boards on the lake.

  • Submitted: Jun 29, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
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Washington, DC

A perfect family vacation

  • 5 of 5

We had another amazing time at this house. We were four families living in the house and it did not feel crowded. Everyone had space to do what they wanted to do - read, play board games, talk, watch tv. And all six adults had a spacious kind size bed to sleep in while our 6 children (from three different families) slept in the two bunk bed rooms based on gender. The large kitchen gave us plenty of room to cook large family style meals every night that we often ate on the deck overlooking the yard and water. We also ate inside in the large dining room and kitchen. Again, the house easily accommodated us. The house is on a cove that provides a fun playground for kids of all ages. We kayaked, swam, sailed, and enjoyed all sorts of water activities. We also enjoyed the very close by West Dennis Beach and sometimes drove to other Cape Beaches. This is the third time we have been to the house and we look forward to coming back next year!

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
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  • 5 of 5

This beautiful home was the perfect place for our group! We had all travelled to the cape to Participate in the MS Challenge Walk and after 3 days and 50 miles, we couldn't have asked for more. It had everything we need for rest, relaxation and recreation.

We will for sure try to visit again

  • Submitted: Sep 17, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Litchfield, Connecticut

Amazing week!

  • 5 of 5

This house was amazing! For four small families (12 people total), we had space to spare! Everything we needed was on site. Days spent at the beach, kayaking on the pond, and grilling out on the patio. A note about how awesome the owners were: the dryer died on Friday night. I called the owner Saturday AM at 9, by 1 PM a brand new dryer was in the laundry room! Shane and Kathie were great to work with - next time we're on the Cape, I'm coming back to this place!

  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
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Nearest Barpub
0.3 Miles
Sand Bar
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Marathon Seafood
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
West Dennis Beach

West Dennis is a vacationer's delight. Walking distance to the beach; walking distance to town; walking distance to restaurants, bars and live music. Whether you want to read a book on the beach, cycle along the shore, kayak or canoe in the clean pond in our backyard, listen to live music, antique, whale watch, the West Dennis area is the place for you.


Rates & Availability

West Dennis House Rental Rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Peak 2017: June 1 -Sep 1
Jun 1 2017 - Sep 1 2017
7 night minimum stay
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7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500

Rates include professionally cleaned linens and bath towels.
$250 cleaning fee is additional.
$500 refundable security deposit is required
2017 Peak season rate is $5,500/ week.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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West Dennis House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3300 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Lake ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • River ...
  • Town ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Family
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linen Rental Possible
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet
    Bathroom 5 - outdoor shower
  • One bathroom offers a jacuzzi tub and a walk in shower. The other two full bathrooms offer tub/shower combinations.
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , 1 twin/ single , there is a walk through room with a single bed in it
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king , 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 4 - 1 king , on 1st floor. with private bath
    Bedroom 5 - 6 twin/ single , this room has 3 sets of bunk beds
  • All bedrooms are good sizes. Four rooms have King-sized beds and one room has three sets of bunk beds. Two rooms with king beds overlook the pond - with large windows you have wonderful views of the pond. One of these rooms has a walk through room attached to it with a single bed in it. Another bedroom with a king size bed has a single bed in the same room, offers a small reading nook and is attached to a jack and jill bathroom. The last king size bedroom is on the first floor and has a private full bath. The 5th bedroom has a partial wall dividing it into 2 sleeping areas with a total of 3 sets of bunk beds and lots of bureau and closet space. Air conditioning is provided throughout the house.
  • Books ...
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • DVR
  • Games ...
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Umbrellas
  • Boat ...
  • Boat with Paddles
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Deck Furniture
  • Inflatable Boat
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda ...
  • Porch Furniture
  • Sailboat
  • Small Cooler
  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Wood Deck
  • Yard
  • 16 garden chairs
  • 6 beach chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Whirlpool
  • Whirlpool
  • bay/sound
  • library
  • marina
  • pond
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
We have rented homes for almost two decades and decorated our home in West Dennis to make your vacation experience a true pleasure. With 3300 SF, there is plenty of room for all. All mattresses and pillows are new and are covered in high end dust mite protectors. Air conditioning is provided throughout the home.Fans are also availble in several rooms. The kitchen is well stocked. With a large family room and a large living room with a french door separating the two, your large group can easily divide into two groups -- for example, one group can watch TV while the other plays games or reads. For your enjoyment on our pond, we have 3 kayaks, 1 sailboat and 1 row boat. You can use any at your own risk. We also have 8 adult (over 90 pounds) and 4 youth (under 90 pounds) life jackets. We have an outdoor shower which helps keep the home sand free.

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