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Perfect Vacation Home - Beachfront in Wellfleet

Bedrooms 2
Space 625 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights


About the property

Lovely 2 Bedroom Cottage Overlooking a Quiet Bay Beach

Beachfront cottage on Hiawatha, in an ideal location for picture perfect summer vacations, restful and invigorating spring getaways, or beautiful fall escapes. Literally steps from a quiet bay beach (no parking lot; only residents and foot traffic!) in the Indian Neck Heights area of Wellfleet, this cottage offers partial views of the water and gorgeous sunsets from the kitchen, living room, and patio. Spend fun and lazy days strolling to and from the water (no need to pack a lunch!), or take advantage of all the great attractions Wellfleet and the outer Cape have to offer. Less than 5 minutes from downtown Wellfleet and numerous great ponds and restaurants—not to mention miniature golf and the drive-in! The sandy beach is great for swimming, kayaking, boogie boarding, shellfishing, shell-hunting, or just relaxing, and features a tidal pool ripe for exploration. Meanwhile, back at the house, enjoy a well-equipped home with elegant decor and family-friendly comfort.

Additional features include: Outdoor shower, Washer Dryer, Air Conditioner, finished basement. Watch sunsets over the water from the west-facing bay windows. Cathedral ceilings, exposed beams, and wood paneling give the house an airy and rustic feel. The house sleeps up to 4 adults and a child, with a queen-sized bed, 2 twin beds, a trundle bed, and a crib (minor assembly required). Kitchen is well-equipped with a coffee-maker, toaster, microwave, stove and oven.

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Sarah Hinawi
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
June 29, 2017

About Sarah Hinawi

We recently purchased this home, because we found it to be the perfect vacation spot. We think you will, too.

Sarah Hinawi purchased this condo in 2012


Indian Neck Heights Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 625 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Downtown ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Town ...
  • Village ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Internet ...
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - outdoor shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 3 twin/ single , including 1 trundle
  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 4 beach chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming


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Perfect Vacation Home - Beachfront in Wellfleet
average rating of 5.0 based on 7 reviews

Hiawatha Cottage #7

  • 5 of 5

Great place to stay. Thanks Sarah.

  • Submitted: Jun 20, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Westwood, NJ

Cozy House Close to Pristine Beach

  • 5 of 5

This was our second stay at First Light Cottage. We have 3 very young children and loved the close proximity to the idyllic beach and the convenience of the eat-in kitchen. The cottage itself is clean and inviting. The beach was beautiful and perfect for young children – clean yellow sand, no real waves or undertow, plenty of shells, and an estuary connecting to the ocean with fiddler crabs, hermit crabs, periwinkles, tiny shrimp and lots of little fish.

When we weren’t on the beach, we enjoyed exploring the local farmers’ markets, ice cream parlors (our favorite was the Local Scoop in Orleans), and watching the seals (albeit from afar) in Chatham.

The owners were very responsive and very thoughtful. There were toys for inside and for the beach, a washer and dryer we could use, a high chair we could borrow and a picnic table outside with sun umbrella.

We really enjoyed our stay in Wellfleet and hope to be back again soon.

  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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New Rochelle NY

Relaxing getaway

  • 5 of 5

We had a short vacation this year - myself and my two young adult daughters. This was the perfect place to stay - the beach is lovely for walking, swimming and relaxing - and is literally steps away - just as listed. I drank my morning coffee sitting on the beach each morning - could not beat it! The cottage itself is just perfect - well maintained and cozy and just as described. The owners are lovely and easy to stay in touch with. Trips to Provincetown, and wandering through Wellfleet were great fun - and Macs Seafood (in P'town and Wellfleet) was our favorite - especially $1 oysters during happy hour. I would recommend this highly to friends and relative.

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Westwood, NJ

Cozy house on beautiful beach

  • 5 of 5

We have small children and the house was wonderful. It was clean, cozy and comfortable. And the location was amazing. The beach was beautiful. The water was very calm and not very deep, even at high tide. We are hoping to come back again next year.

  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Just about perfect

  • 5 of 5

We came, in part, to celebrate our 45th anniversary. The cottage met the posted description and our expectations. The owners are very kind and caring about their guests. The cottage is very comfortable and property were well maintained. We delighted in getting up in the morning and taking a long walk on the beach. The cottage is in near proximity to both Provincetown and Orleans. There are numerous excellent krestaurants in the immediate area (our favorite was Moby Dicks). Whether coming as a couple or family you will enjoy this cottage.

  • Submitted: May 29, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Cozy Cottage, Gorgeous Beach, Great Vacation!

  • 5 of 5

Although it wasn’t the warmest time to head to Cape Cod, we had a wonderful time. The cottage was just perfect for the 5 of us (3 little kids, 2 adults)- a quick fun walk to the AMAZING beach, everything we could need in the house, an easy drive to the stores, to town, and to Provincetown. We spent many hours on that perfectly gorgeous beach. The owners were incredibly helpful and kind. We loved it and would love to stay again.

  • Submitted: Jan 29, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Beach
0.02 Miles
Indian Neck Heights
Car: recommended

Wellfleet is one of the most well-loved areas on Cape Cod. A charming town with many shops and art galleries, delicious seafood restaurants, local oysters, lobster and fresh fish, the main attraction are the beachers and ponds and great family fun. Wellfleet's drive-in movie theater is a great time for all, and also the home to regular flea markets. Many opportunities for brid-watching, nature walks, miniature golf, homemade ice cream, etc. In short, a perfect vacation spot for solo travelers and families alike.


Rates & Availability

Indian Neck Heights Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Peak Summer
Jun 24 2017 - Sep 2 2017
7 night minimum stay
Fall 2017
Sep 3 2017 - Oct 28 2017
4 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $135
Refundable damage deposit $200

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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