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Cottage Located On Fresh Water Pond With Beach And Boats

Bedrooms 2
Space 500 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

2 Bedroom, 1 Bath

Whether you are looking for a fun family vacation or a romantic getaway; this cozy renovated water front cottage has it all. Situated on a 23 acre pond surrounded by a lovely wood setting ,enjoy sitting on a private beach with fishing, swimming, and boating with all the conveniences of home such as WIFI and a flat screen television. Enjoy cooler nights with a beautiful new gas fire place.

The cottage has two bedrooms, one with a queen size bed and picture perfect view of the pond. The other bedroom with two twin beds. A futon is also available. There are pillows and extra blankets if you would like to use ours, other than that please bring your own bed and bath linens. The kitchen is well equipped for your dining pleasure whether you are grilling outside or dining in.

Close to beautiful bay and ocean beaches, take in the beauty of the sea by day, and the stunning sunsets at night. Just down the street from the National Seashore Visitor Center, enjoy biking, hiking, fine dining, shopping, and the best of Cape Cod!

More Details

Bill or Deb Bennett
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 23, 2017

About Bill or Deb Bennett

We are the Bennett Family From Saratoga NY. Bill, Debbie, Jessica, and Rachel have been vacationing in Cape Cod for 24 years. We have stayed all over the Cape and by far, Eastham is our favorite. We love the National Seashore, and the nature and beauty of Eastham. After years of vacationing, we knew this is where we permanently wanted to vacation; so the cottage on beautiful Minister's Pond was purchased.

Bill or Deb Bennett purchased this cottage in 2013

Why Bill or Deb Bennett chose Cape Cod

This property is unique for it is nestled in the woods on a beautiful pond and you feel so relaxed like you are far away from everything but in actuality, everything is all around you. We love the feel of the cottage which reminds you of old Cape Cod, with a rustic knotty pine kitchen, lake front, and fire place. The ultimate in relaxation.

What makes this cottage unique

We love the view from the back porch. In the morning the sun streams through the clouds and settles on the shimmering lake. We love the natural sounds of the pond and the beauty of nature that surrounds us. On chilly evenings the brick fire place provides a cozy atmosphere.


Eastham Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
  • Books ...
  • Foosball
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Boat
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseshoes
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing


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average rating of 4.7 based on 10 reviews


  • 5 of 5

The cottage is wonderful warm and inviting! There are many attractions, beaches and great restaurants near by. Definitively worth a 5 star rating :)

  • Submitted: Jun 3, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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A perfect reflection of what The Cape is all about

  • 5 of 5

Oh my gosh! This was the perfect place for 4 women to enjoy lazy mornings and quiet evenings. My favorite 3 cousins and I spent a week on the Cape and used this lovely cabin as our "base Camp". The cabin is a perfect reflection of what is great about the Cape. Its casual enough to be so comfortable yet is up to date in the decor as well as super clean. It had all the supplies we needed. They even had lobster bibs, napkins and tools to have a lobster dinner (which we did- and laughed through the entire experience as we tried to dissect steamed losbsters).

The location was within 10-15 minutes of beaches which is where we spent most of the afternoons. The evenings were quiet. In fact, I'm concerned that our laughing may have disturbed others as I never heard any noise from any other cabin while we were there.

This was my first visit to the Cape and if/when I return I can say I don't need to look any further for a place to stay. This will be my go to property!

  • Submitted: Oct 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect Cape Cod Getaway

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I have stayed at The Capehouse 2 years in a row now. After renting multiple houses on the cape we finally found one that is perfect for us. Having the pond right outside for boating, fishing, and swimming is excellent and the beach is only a five minute drive. The house is centrally located to all the things we love to do; the beach, hiking, kayaking, trips to P town and the well fleet drive in! The house is more than roomy and accommodating, we've even been told it's the best one at Nausett Haven (and I believe it). The owners are always very responsive to any questions or concerns we have had. We look forward to going back in the years to come.

  • Submitted: Jun 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Peaceful Lakefront Vacation

  • 5 of 5

Great location; this lovely cottage is located right near the dock and the communal beach. We had our own kayaks and were able to stow them under the cottage and launch them from the beach at a moment's notice. The cottage was cozy and had everything this older couple needed! The central location was great and allowed us to travel to Provincetown and Truro or Hyannis and Sandwich as very comfortable day trips. The close proximity to the National Seashore allowed us to kayak the salt marsh and to also see sea lions and glorious sun rises and sun sets. Highly recommend the Wicked Oyster, we had a fabulous meal there. Fresh sea food purchased on the wharf at Wellfleet that was brought back and cooked on the grill at the cottage was also fabulous. I am sure we will retur; Debbie and Bill and wonderful hosts!

  • Submitted: Nov 10, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great week at the cape

  • 4 of 5

The cottage that my family stayed in was great. We had everything a family could want for a vacation. They bedrooms are plentiful and the house has everything needed to make your stay enjoyable. Things like a coffee Pot, Dishes, a screened porch to enjoy the lake, Internet, a fire place, and easy access to the ocean. The beach is only minutes away. I will be back next year.

  • Submitted: Oct 28, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect fall getaway

  • 5 of 5

The cottage was lovely and so tastefully decorated.Everything we could possibly need was provided.the location was perfect.We enjoyed walking to coastguard beach from the cottage,kayaking in the salt marshes was close and convenient and of course the cape cod rail trail was nearby.We would definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Oct 26, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
The Fairway
Nearest Golf
10 Miles
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Route 6 Cape Cod Highway
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Coast Guard Beach
Car: necessary

Close to Skaket beach, a serene bay beach with wonderful sunsets, Nauset Light Beach with occasional seal watching, and beautiful Coast Guard Beach.

Other activities include bike paths, nature and hiking trails, playground, horseshoes, children's rec center with books and games.


Rates & Availability

Eastham Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Jun 24 2017 - Sep 1 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
Sep 2 2017 - Sep 15 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
Sep 16 2017 - Oct 28 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Check out time is 10 a.m. Saturday, Please be prompt for cleaners. Check in time is 3 p.m. Saturday

For long term rental, please contact owners for pricing.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
This calendar has not been updated in over 2 months and the availability shown may not be accurate.

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