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3-bedroom House: 10% off List Prices for Labor Day 2015!

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
10
Bedrooms
4
Bathrooms
4
Minimum Stay
3 nights

Description

Cotuit House Rental Photos and Description

Ideal For Large family, Comfortable, Versatile, In Historic Cotuit

A house with history, a house with a future, a house you won't soon forget. The main house is a piece of real Americana, a 1901 'Montgomery Ward kit house,' whose near-twin stands across the street from ours. A garage added much later in the 20th century was later converted into a cottage, which greatly expands the possibilities of the whole property. Guests can rent just the house, just the cottage (HomeAway # 3805103) or both together if they're coming with a bigger party. Both structures have their own entrances and their own driveways (the cottage is accessible from Piney Road), and guests can come and go without disturbing one another. Both feature completely modernized and re-conceptualized kitchens and dining areas (work completed in the spring of 2014), while the cottage also got a brand-new bathroom. The house has a deck and a screened porch for enjoying the morning paper or an evening sundowner, while the cottage has a brick patio under an elegant white pergola. Both houses have access to a shared Weber three-zone gas grill. Both structures have cozy interiors that combine new and classic elements into a harmonic whole. Every vacation should offer the vacationer ample opportunity to get that rest s/he so richly deserves, and you will find all the bedrooms beckoning you to sink between the sheets. Younger kids will enjoy the bunk beds or the sleep loft in the main house, and don't forget there is a crib for the smallest ones -- with a convenient changing table -- in the master suite (but not in the same room with Mom and Dad!). Finally, let's not forget Cotuit's uncrowded beaches (that convey that 'private' feel), nor should we forget the shopping and dining opportunities at Mashpee Common, or, for that more everyday mix, at the intersection of Route 28 and Putnam Avenue.

Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Owner
Miriam Everhart
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, french, german, russian, italian, dutch, czech, polish, Slovak
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
70%
Calendar last updated:
June 21, 2016

Guestbook comments from the owner

Les deux chalets du 129 School Street sont magnifiques. Ils sont tous deux décorés avec goût et offrent tout le confort voulu. La cour est très agréable pour passer de longue soirée. La propriété est tout à fait "kids-friendly" ce qui est très apprécié! Une très belle plage se trouve à distance de marche. Nous avons passé des vacances de rêves! (The two houses at 129 School Street are magnificent. Both are decorated tastefully and offer full comfort. The patio area is a very pleasant place to spend a long evening. The property is definitely kid-friendly, something which is greatly appreciated! A very pretty beach is within walking distance. We had a dream vacation here!
Aug 2014
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3-bedroom House: 10% off List Prices for Labor Day 2015!
average rating of 5.0 based on 6 reviews
5

Great House/Grounds/Location

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here in late August, 2016 for a week. Three adults and three children (8, 5, 3) and the house accommodated everyone well. The property and grounds are in great condition - lots of beautiful flowers - the owners really have done an excellent job updating and maintaining the property. The kitchen is modern, bright, nice and big and was perfect for cooking regular meals and serving a large group. The location is excellent. It's a 2 minute to drive to Loop Beach, a nice little beach in Cotuit. It's about 20-25 minutes to Kalmus beach in Hyannis or Woodneck beach in Falmouth - our other 2 favorite stomping grounds. Cotuit itself is a nice, quiet village in Cape Cod. There's not a ton to do there, but if you're looking for the quintessential seaside, Cape Cod experience, it's perfect, and you're only 10-20 minutes from plenty of good attractions in Mashpee/Hyannis/Falmouth. I'd recommend the property and will probably stay there again in the future. Also, the owners are nice, responsive, and very easy/pleasant to deal with.

  • Submitted: Sep 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful well maintained property

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed at the Everhart's home for the past two summers in July and have enjoyed the property and location. The property has wonderful character with a very pleasant atmosphere and a panache of a French flavor. The screened in porch is a must in the evening for a glass of wine, a good book and playing games with the family. The gardens and backyard are very private and filled with colorful flowers and gardens. The backyard is spacious and private and complimented our annual family oyster feast. Location is an A+ as you are just a short walk from the Kettle Ho; local restaurant and watering hole and the village market "Cotuit Market"; (aka...The Coop) is less than a half mile pleasant The library and gardens are just 3/10th of a mile away as well. Just a great property and location for a family vacation.

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Hyannis
Nearest Barpub
200 Metres
Kettle Ho (walking distance)
Nearest Ferry
15 Miles
Woods Hole (Vineyard); Hyannis (Nantucket) (10 mi)
Nearest Golf
300 Metres
Cotuit High Ground Country Club
Nearest Train
10 Miles
Hyannis (service to Boston in summer)
Nearest Motorway
10 Miles
Mid-Cape Highway (Route 6)
Nearest Restaurant
200 Metres
Kettle Ho
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Loop Beach
Car: necessary

Elegant, historic Cotuit is one of the Cape's best-kept secrets: if you want to avoid the traffic crush of Route 28 with its endless succession of tourist traps, if you truly want to relax, consider Cotuit. It has everything you think a Cape town should have, in an elegant and stately setting. There is a string of small beaches down the east side of the peninsula (on Cotuit Bay), while larger beaches are quickly reached by car. 10 miles in either direction and you're at the Steamship Authority ferries in Wood's Hole (Martha's Vineyard) and Hyannis (Nantucket). Ready to shop? Trendy Mashpee Common features a wide mix of name-brand chains and boutiques. A more traditional mall awaits you in Hyannis. 10 miles to the northwest, in Sandwich, don't miss the Glass Factory or Heritage Museum and Plantation.

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Rates & Availability

Cotuit House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$300
$1,800
$4,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Cleaning fee $300 + Tax
Linens per 6 person $60 + Tax
trash hauling fee $50 + Tax
Tax Rate 5.7%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Cotuit House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Village ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • En suite Master Bath - toilet , shower
    Upstairs bath - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Downstairs bath - toilet , shower
    Cottage bath - toilet , shower
    Outdoor shower - outdoor shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Master - 1 double , 1 baby crib , Built-in changing table for infant/baby
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 child bed , bunk beds
    Sleep loft adjacent to kitchen - 1 child bed
    Cottage - 1 queen , 1 child bed , 1 sleep sofa /futon , the price for the cottage is not included in the quote
  • Master bedroom has private bathroom, large walking closet with crib and changing table for infant
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming

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