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Spacious Bright 2 Bedroom Sleeps 4 walking distance to everything

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,250 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 6 nights


About the property

Apartment, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 6)

Brightly lit spacious 1200 square foot first floor of 2 family house with 2 bedroom and hardwood floors. Everything Manchester has to offer can be found by foot or bike from the front door. Full bath and fully applianced kitchen. Washer/dryer provided as well as linens and towels. Ten minutes from the beach and short walk to train and town. Lovely back deck made of trex non splintering decking. Deck has inlaid hot tub for 6, bench swing, table and chairs and a gas grill. Near dinning, beach, tennis, golf, basketball, soccer field and parks and playgrounds and boat launch also near bike rental and paddle boarding. There is parking for one car off street. One beach pin available to allow free walk on access. Collection of menus of near by restaurants in town and in local area who offer delivery as well as things to do and see in and around our area. Our goal is for your stay to be as comfortable and stress free as possible. Payment is expected 50% down and remainder paid in full prior to arrival.

** For those with children attending Landmark we are a 7 min drive from the school.

Keywords: first floor, hardwood floors, flat, centrally located, walk to train, beach, tennis courts and golf course, 40 min north of Boston, parking, quiet.

More Details

Bo OMalley
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
September 22, 2017


Nearest Barpub
0.25 Miles
Manchester by the sea town
Nearest Train
0.25 Miles
Manchester by the sea town
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Miles
Manchester by the sea town
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
singing beach
Car: not necessary

Surfari stand up paddle board in the harbor .3 miles from the door

Seaside Cycle bikes .4 miles from the door

Beach is one mile from front door

Many areas for hiking and exploring


Manchester-by-the-Sea House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Building Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1250 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Village ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , washer dryer
  • 1
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , living room has full size pull-out sofa
  • Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2), pack and play available, Sleep Sofa (1) in living room
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rock climbing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
all rooms have ceiling fans


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Spacious Bright 2 Bedroom Sleeps 4 walking distance to everything
average rating of 4.111111 based on 9 reviews

Lovely neighborhood, good proximity to village and beach.

  • 4 of 5

Our hostess, Bo, (Elizabeth) was friendly and gave us privacy once we arrived, though she was not initially easy to connect with before our visit. The modern yet vintage, serviceable main floor of the home is in a lovely neighborhood with good proximity to the Manchester By the Sea village and Singing Beach. My family enjoyed meeting the resident doggies, mornings on the front porch, the village eateries, city Library and access to other Cape Ann attractions.

We would have appreciated 1. the sleeper sofa or a double bed being in the second bedroom instead of the living room for more functional privacy and 2. a more comfortable bed in the main bedroom.

We would definitely consider a return stay!

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Charming house with great location!

  • 5 of 5

This house was a short walk from everything and our host was energetic and helpful! Everything you could want in a vacation was right there.

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your stay we enjoyed having you :) We would love to have you back anytime
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Great location, clean but bring EVERYTHING

  • 3 of 5

The location is close to the "downtown" of Manchester By The Sea and about 1 1/2 miles from the Singing beach which is wonderful, despite the frigid water. The house is clean but I have never met a stingier person than the Owner, Bo, who is otherwise quite nice. The initial tour consisted of her telling us what she does not provide: Paper towels, coffee filters, coffee, toiletries, even Toilet paper! She was kind enough to let us use her beach pass which was surprising. Oh, you will be required to make your beds because I think she was hoping we would bring our own linens. Overall, nice place to stay if you know to bring everything you could possibly need.

  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am sorry you see it this way. Fresh linens are provided and no, we do not make the beds as every party is differently configured. The clean sheets are placed on the end of the bed. Upon arrival I was asked for cooking oil and coffee filters. I simply do not provide these things. There was a roll of toilet paper on arrival but we do not continue to replenish it. We do however allow guests to use the washer and dryer, an 8 person hot tub and beach towels are available. Stingy is such a misused word here.
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Trip back in Time - 7/3 -7/6 2017

  • 3 of 5

This small apartment is conveniently located very close to downtown and affords at a reasonable price a nice place to stay. The required amenities are there and the fans in all rooms provided just the support needed to encourage the cross-breezes needed on a hot and muggy arrival day. The recently upgraded kitchen and bath were very welcome and can't stress enough our pleasure to have a fine TV in living room and washer/dryer available as well. This place was very close to a couple of houses we lived in in the 60's; as well as our revered Memorial School and Jr/Sr High school. We enjoyed the property and our hostess was gracious to meet us and provide helpful hints on anything and everything needed. Thank you Bo!

  • Submitted: Jul 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was a pleasure to have you and your family we hope to see you again.
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Perfect apartment in safe neighborhood

  • 5 of 5

We rented this apartment for 5 weeks from January to Febuary 2017 due to work and it truly felt like home. The owner Bo was wonderful and very accomodating. The apartment is stocked with mostly anything you might need- including washer/dryer. Only recommendation would be to bring your own comforter if you are using the second bedroom off the master as well!! The neighborhood is small, quiet and very safe. It is close to any place you would like to visit. We would absolutely return again, especially in the summer months!!! Highly recommended!

  • Submitted: Feb 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: You guys always have an open invite. You were the best <3 please come back :)
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We really enjoyed our stay in Manchester-by-the-Sea and never went near the water!

  • 4 of 5

Because we came to MBTSea for work reasons, our POV is slightly skewed. Working 14-16 hour days on the North Shore presents its challenges. This location was good for my roomate and I as we never traveled more than 25 minutes to all the locations we had to work. Because of where the house is located, in a neighborhood, it was a good place to sleep during the day when we worked late. Because its only two minutes to downtown we could easily roll out and get coffee, or breakfast, or groceries or supplies at the hardware store. Working long days we took full advantage of the hot tub. Bo was friendly and respectful of our privacy at the same time. We didn't spend much time at the house, but we wanted for nothing. It was great to be able to do our laundry while living away from home for six weeks. And the off season pricing was great for our budget. We will absolutely recommend Bo's place, or claim it for ourselves, should we have a need for work in the area again!

  • Submitted: Oct 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks guys you were wonderful and we would love to have you again.
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Additional Guest Fee $50 per person per night

All utilities are included during your stay.
The rental is expected to be left in the same condition as when you arrive except for dirty linens which will be placed in proper laundry bags or baskets. The dishes will be washed and dish washer emptied. The floors will be broom swept and linens stripped from bed and bath towels in laundry basket. Trash will be bagged ready for removal.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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