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Beautiful waterfront 2BR/2BA cottage, Great location in North Fork wine country

14 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 14 nights

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Peconic Cottage Rental Photos and Description

2 BR/2 BA spacious North Fork beach house with amazing views

Enjoy all that the North Fork has to offer with this spacious and recently-renovated beach house centrally located in Peconic. Featuring incredible views of the Long Island Sound and private beach access, “Sound Haven” includes 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, a large living space and 2 eating areas. The house also has a deck overlooking the Sound, BBQ and fire pit for all your outdoor activities, while on those cooler nights you can cozy up in front of the wood-burning fireplace. Conveniently located in the middle of the North Fork and only minutes from wineries, tasting rooms, restaurants and local farms. We hope to host you and your family soon!

  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Liz and Jim
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
October 15, 2016

About Liz and Jim

Liz and Jim live in New York City and love to spend time in North Fork wine country.

Liz and Jim purchased this cottage in 2014

Why Liz and Jim chose North Fork

Enjoy the Long Island Sound, the beach and amazing sunsets! The location of the house offers convenient proximity to numerous wineries, tasting rooms, restaurants and farms.

What makes this cottage unique

The views! Either from the back deck or looking out from the huge picture windows, we have the best views of the Sound.

Sound Haven is well-appointed with a large kitchen, two spacious eating areas indoors and a big deck overlooking the beach and water.


based on 14 traveler reviews

Beautiful waterfront 2BR/2BA cottage, Great location in North Fork wine country
average rating of 5.0 based on 14 reviews

Amazing views, tasteful renovations, comfortable and relaxing setting

  • 5 of 5

Group of three visiting in early spring, coming for a quick get away from Manhattan. We were first impressed by how accessible the North Fork was (less than two hours drive from LGA, where we rented a car). On the way in, picked up some firewood for the fireplace and fire pit and stopped at a few wineries, all within a few minutes of the house.

Well equipped kitchen - we cooked/grilled an elaborate meal and found all of the tools we needed (bring your own charcoal).

Plenty of open public space with seating - kitchen, living, dining areas and deck. Everything was very clean and the furnishings seemed fairly new. The house is renovated, modern and comfortable with many original architectural elements and the cottage character preserved.

There is a new Greenport Harbor brewery tasting outpost/food truck hang-out less than 5 minutes drive down the road and Greenport itself is a close with tons to do.

Best part of the trip was taking our drinks for a walk out across the dune to the beach and watching the sun set over the Long Island Sound. Great views from the deck and North side of the house as well - can't beat the location.

Responsive owners provided specific info ahead of time so that our trip was seamless.

  • Submitted: May 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Better than photos due justice

  • 5 of 5

We have used several VRBO properties over the years. Most time the properties are as described and as seen in photos. Every once in a while though, WOW! We walk through the doors and are blown away! This house was a WOW! Attention to detail in each room through furnishings and photo art work made for a peaceful and comfortable stay. The location is unbeatable, on LI Sound near wineries, farm stands and wonderful restaurants. We will certainly book again!

  • Submitted: Nov 23, 2015
  • Stayed: Nov 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Ideal stay

  • 5 of 5

We rented the cottage for a week the end of August and had a wonderful stay. It was situated near a nature preserve and had a private beach right on the sound. The location was ideal and a short drive from the wineries, farms, beer brewery, as well as Orient and Greenport. The sunsets were amazing! The cottage was spacious and there was attention to detail with beach towels, umbrellas, bicycles, coal grill, and a well stocked-kitchen. The decor was tasteful, clean, and modern. Our stay could not have been better. We will certainly return next year!

  • Submitted: Sep 3, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Brooklyn, NY

Lovely Cottage on the Sound

  • 5 of 5

We rented the cottage for a week and a day in early July. Everything was as listed on the VRBO page. The location off a semi-private Sound beach just minutes away from tennis, dining, wineries, the goat farm, farm sstands etc is perfect. Sitting on the deck at sunset became our favorite thing to do. If we went out for dinner we made sure to be back on time. The decor is lovely with lots of amenities. We like to grill and cook on vacation and the well-stocked kitchen had most everything we needed. We have owned and rented on the NF for years. This is one of the nicest places we have rented.

  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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What's not to love?

  • 5 of 5

I knew this was the place for us when I first saw it... I booked it three months in advance and every day I found myself looking at the pictures and dreaming of being here. First of all, I must say that the communication with the owners is excellent... They get back to you quickly and with kindness. The decor is lovely, beachy, and relaxing. Comfy beach chairs and towels are provided as well as other amenities. The air conditioning works great on those hot days, but most of the time we opened the windows and let the breezes blow in! I know others said they went out to dinner every night, but we wanted to enjoy every second at the beach, so we cooked dinner every night with no issue. The inlet is really just a few steps away and we went tubing (bring your own, you will be glad you did!). At low tide you can walk to the middle of the inlet and it won't even be up to your knees! So cool! Then the tide comes in and the fun begins! Walking the beach in either direction is awesome at any time of the day (we preferred early in the morning) with plenty of shells to collect and even some beach glass for the scavenger in you! We had a firepit every night ... Heavenly! And the Fourth of July had some pretty amazing fire works on the beach. We already told the owners we are booking next year for the 4th of July! Sunsets can't be beat here... We totally enjoyed our stay and can't wait to come back. Thank you Jim and Liz for the best time 😉

  • Submitted: Jul 7, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Exeter, PA

On the Sound

  • 5 of 5

Our recent stay at this facility was absolutely wonderful. The unit we rented was affordable, extremely well maintained and easily accessible to the beach.

  • Submitted: Jul 3, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
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Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Nearest Ferry
15 Miles
Nearest Train
5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Nearest Beach
50 Metres
Car: necessary

Right in the middle of the North Fork, known for its vineyards, local farms, and relaxing beaches, the house is close to many wineries, tasting rooms and other attractions. Peconic is centrally located with easy access to the Orient Point and Shelter Island Ferries.

House is on the Long Island Sound with private beach access. Also just steps from Goldsmith's Inlet.


Rates & Availability

Peconic Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Oct 1 2016 - Oct 31 2016
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Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $100
Refundable damage deposit $500
Cleaning fee $125

Full season rates upon request and depending on availability
Cleaning fee of $85 per visit extra
Pets are considered case-by-case; additional pet fee of $100
$500 security deposit required
Up to 5 occupants
Payment accepted via check, PayPal or HomeAway Payments (2.5% additional fee to use a credit card; no additional fee for eCheck)

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 90 days before arrival date.
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Peconic Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Rural
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair 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 ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • 2 full bathrooms
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , ensuite bath
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 1 bicycles
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • festivals
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming

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