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Brenda Golden

Member since: 2007
Speaks: english

A beautiful home by the sea. Access to the Atlantic Path, Swimming & Fishing

33 Reviews
Sleeps9
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

Merrimack Valley & Essex County Cottage Rental Photos and Description

5 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 9 (3 queen,1 double, and 2 twins beds)

Golden Cottage by the Sea is a true Rockport Beach Cottage that has been lovingly restored. This quaint 1830's house has been completely rebuilt in 2007. The panoramic views, Atlantic Coastal Path walks, and fresh ocean air allow for a true place of peace and renewal.

If you choose to rest and simply enjoy God's Creation this is the ideal home. If you then choose to hike the coastal path, visit the Historic Village of Rockport or hit the beaches of Rockport and Gloucester you will have plenty to do. Come have a Retreat By the Sea.

Beautiful Rocky Coastline. Sandy Beach for swimming 5 minutes away. Beautiful Gardens, Breathtaking views of the ocean, Fishing from a semi-private rocky beach, five minute drive from quaint and historic Rockport, Great restaurants. Shopping and Grocery Store just minutes away. Great fishing, whale watching tours available. Kayak rental and tours. Fishing rods available for your use. Five minute drive to the sandy beaches of Rockport. Rated in the top 3 Beaches in New England

Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Brenda Golden (Owner)
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english

Reviews

4.9
based on 33 traveler reviews

A beautiful home by the sea. Access to the Atlantic Path, Swimming & Fishing
average rating of 4.939394 based on 33 reviews
5

Lovely cottage, location and amenities!

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 7 met at Golden Cottage for a pre 4th of July escape! The house was wonderful: large, sunny, immaculate with a perfect yard for water fights (for kids of all ages) and bocce…

A fully equipped kitchen, two completely remodeled baths, two levels of decks, and lots of extra bath and bed linens are just a few of the homes features.

We enjoyed watching the lobster boats in the cove in the evening and our trips to Rockport and all of Cape Ann. The quarry at Halibut State Park is a favorite.

Thank you so much for a memorable week!!

  • Submitted: Jul 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful house, beautiful views and neighborhood!

  • 5 of 5

The house is spacious, lots of bedrooms and lots of windows. Very light and airy. It is in a great neighborhood to walk around in. Backyard faces the ocean and has a very large grassy area for kids to play in. It is located just north of Rockport, about 6 minutes by car from the center of town.

  • Submitted: Jun 27, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Outstanding cottage in beautiful location

  • 5 of 5

This beautifully renovated cottage is in a lovely neighborhood, with amazing ocean views from the kitchen/dining area and decks, both upstairs and on the main level. There were 7 in our group and we had more than enough room with two full bathrooms with modern amenities. Cottage has been well maintained and had a fabulous coffee maker. Kitchen was fully stocked with dishes, utensils and pots/pans. Bathrooms had plenty of towels. Two bedrooms face the ocean. the living room is cozy with a game table and some games as well as a TV. the back yard is huge, flat, and beautiful. it's a short walk to a very rocky lovely beach. Finally, Rockport is a great little town. Having a car is a must for access to sandy beaches, the town, and grocery stores.

  • Submitted: Jun 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Texas

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely time! This house has a wonderful kitchen, a great dining area, plenty of bedrooms and an absolutely gorgeous view. The tourist shopping and restaurants are super and there is lots to do!

  • Submitted: Sep 2, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time at the Golden Cottage in Rockport!! We stayed for a long weekend while in the area for a family wedding. Our three adult children (in their twenties), two girlfriends, and my husband and I all had a great time there. We loved the view from the back deck and ate breakfast there every morning. The beds are very comfortable and the towel supply was plentiful. We also loved walking around the town of Rockport. Most of our time was taken up with wedding activities, but we did manage to fit in a walk down the path to the scenic rocky beach. Overall it was a great stay and hope to come back again next year and stay longer!!

  • Submitted: Sep 1, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful vacation spot

  • 5 of 5

The Golden Cottage in Rockport was a gem of a find. We cannot say enough about how wonderful it was for our long weekend getaway! We rented the home for a family get-together, and all 8 of us were very comfy. The bedrooms were all very cozy, bright and airy, and the downstairs rooms were open and spacious. The view from both decks is spectacular -- it was so pleasant waking up to that every morning. And you're only a quick walk down a short garden path to the water. The swimming off the rocks was great, but anyone who ventures down to the public waterfront, please be wary of the incredible amount of poison ivy along the shore! (Fortunately we were all very careful and no one was affected :) . The backyard and gardens are lovely, too --we saw lots of rabbits and fireflies, an added bonus. We wished we were staying for longer!

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Logan Airport, Boston
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Rokport
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Rockport
Nearest Train
2 Miles
Rockport
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
128
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Rockport
Nearest Ski
100 Miles
Vermont
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Front Beach
Car: recommended

50 Miles from Boston

Other Activities: shopping, kayaking

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Rates & Availability

Rockport Cottage Rental Rates

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Amenities

Merrimack Valley & Essex County Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 9 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Steam Shower
  • Steam Shower in upstairs bathroom.
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 double
    Bedroom 5 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Wood Deck
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Sauna
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • festivals
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Brand New Stainless Appliances, Kitchen overlooking the ocean. Table seats 8. Open kitchen great for entertaining opening up to the deck.

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