|Minimum Stay||1 - 7 nights|
New for SUMMER 2017 - we have refurnished the bedrooms and renovated windows & floors. Pictures to be posted November 2016.
Located in the village of Manchester-by-the-Sea, this fully equipped 4 Bdrm, 2.5 bath home easily sleeps 8 with room for 10. Walk to the beach, harbor, library, train, tennis courts, yoga, grocery store and fabulous restaurants during your week stay or relax on the front porch, fantastic yard or grill on the back patio. Well appointed, furnished for comfort and easy to enjoy - this is the perfect vacation rental. Every aspect of living is available for you.
House rental comes with Beach Parking / Walk-On Pass for SINGING BEACH in Manchester and CRANE'S BEACH in Ipswich. Both beaches are delightful and wonderful experiences.
Location! Location! Location! Walk to town, to beach, to dinner, to tennis, to playground, to yoga, to surfing, to library, to train ... walk to it all. Best village location.
Gourmet kitchen ready to entertain. Gluten-free, allergy-free house & complete details to make your stay wonderful and stress free.
This is ideal for the active family - 2 tennis courts across the street and a new turf field, play ground and lots of space within view of the front porch. Bring your bike, skate board and rackets - this house is the ideal location for people who like to be outside and enjoying open space.
Here are some details:
4 sleeping cots, with bunk house (summer fun, for kids)
Beach parking sticker for your car
Air mattress (twin & queen)
Kitchen and eating for 12 people.
Dining table for 8 adults.
Games, books, technology for all interests.
Garage & shed.
Bikes for him, for her & for kids.
Cot, toddler bed & crib/pack-n-play.
Living Room #1 of 2
Living Room #2 of 2
Master Bedroom, master suite with bath & his/her closets - Queen Bed, desk & seating
Bedroom #1 - double bed
Bedroom #2 - queen bed
Bedroom #3 - twin bed
Full bath (tub)
Walk in book area with closets/storage.
Attic - off limits.
Keywords: House, home, cottage, 4 bdrm, tennis, beach, village, family, yard, garage, car, play, porch, grill, patio, walk to the beach, bike riding, walk to restaurants, sleeps 8 - 10, tennis courts, walk to town, walk to train, minutes to Boston.
Master Suite, with private bath. Premium Kitchen Appliances (Viking Range & Sub Zero Frig/Freezer, etc). Blue Ray, Google TV. LOCATION! LOCATION! LOCATION! Only steps from downtown, train, tennis courts & beach. Fantastic location (Brook St/ llen Ave)
Train to Boston
Real Estate Agencies
Ice Cream Store
Local Book Store
We love our town, our home and immediate neighborhood - if you are interested in having a private, fun and enjoyable week - this house is for you. It's healthy, sunny, active and a great place to relax and enjoy. Our rugs are beautiful and floors are amazing - but, we also love sandy feet. Do what you can to help maintain this great house in the excellent condition, but we also understand what it means to be comfortable. We love animals, birds and fresh roses. Our grass is organically kept green and the landscape is almost perfectly groomed. Eating on the front porch is our most favorite past time with friends and family. We're excited to share with the right family, person or group. We love our neighbors and location, you will too!
Stacey Lai purchased this house in 2004
Location, Location, Location! The beach, the ocean, the harbor, the water, water, water! The sunset and sunrise from Singing Beach is amazing. Our village is on the harbor and filled with sweet shops, delicious restaurants and a great library, community center & grocery store. Walk to dinner, yoga and live music. This property is not for entertaining outside of the pre-approved guests. It's ideal for small gatherings and wonderful for families.
Tennis courts across from house with lights for fun extended night play, athletic field, great yard, porch & easy walk to Singing Beach! Walk to town, walk to train, walk to school and walk to church, beach, grocery store and more. Enjoy yoga, dinner, paddle boarding, fishing, tennis, the train to Boston/Gloucester/Rockport all within walking distance from the house.
We had a wonderful stay at this Manchester-by-the-Sea home. The house is exactly as promised - lots of space, beautiful bedrooms, everything anyone would need for a family of four (or more). We arrived to find everything immaculate. This was a "turn key" experience. What an amazing neighborhood - so quiet and cute, but very close to downtown. Singing Beach (about a mile from the house) is unbelievably beautiful - with the beach passes, beach toys, chairs and umbrella, we were ready to go! We had a few questions during our stay and the owners were immediately responsive. The weather wasn't always perfect and that didn't bother us a bit! The house is so comfortable, we were able to just relax, read and watch a movie with the kids. I would highly recommend this home to anyone with a family - it's clean, roomy, convenient and homey. Our girls are 8 and the home was just perfect for them. Manchester-by-the-Sea is a perfect alternative to the very busy Cape. It's a very nice "hometown" feeling - with easy access to a gorgeous beach and delicious restaurants. Thank you for a wonderful stay!
This is a truly wonderful home for a family stay in Manchester-by-the-Sea! The description in the listing was accurate in all respects. Everyone in our party absolutely loved staying there. The property is very child-friendly, and the 4 children in our group were thrilled to be there from the moment we arrived throughout our entire stay. The house is gorgeous, very clean and well kept and equipped, and it comfortably accommodated our party of 6 adults and 4 children. The property has a terrific, large fenced-in yard with play structures for children - all the parents in our party felt that it was just perfect. The location is fantastic - just a very short walk to the town and shopping and also a short and pleasant walk to Singing beach. It is also just a short drive from the house to Crane beach. We had great beach days at both beaches during our stay. The house is in a very nice neighborhood, peaceful and quiet, and it is located right across the street from a park. The owners provided excellent customer service - interactions were all prompt and very nice. I would absolutely recommend the property to friends and family, and we hope to stay there again. It was terrific - we couldn't have asked for a nicer place to stay!
Had a wonderful long weekend with our adult children. Did not spend a lot of time at the house as we were out and about the whole time (Manchester to Ipswich to Rockport to Gloucester to Ogunquit to Kennebunkport to Portsmouth ... and the grand finale of a baseball game at Fenway Park) but it was perfect for our needs.
We had a couple of issues, but Stacey resolved quickly (and the wifi issue we resolved ourselves). The house is very nice. The only thing keeping me from rating it 5 stars instead of 4 is that I think "air conditioning" in the homeaway ad is a bit misleading ...
Otherwise, top notch!
The home was lovely and fully equipped with everything we needed for a comfortable stay. Nice yard and lots of toys, bikes, etc. to make our stay with children enjoyable. Loved the convenience of walking to grocery and shops. Weather was lovely, too cold to enjoy the beach. Overall a nice family vacation.
We had a great time with our four kids. Weather was perfect, we enjoyed the ocean, had a lot of bbqs, followed the soccer world championships and played tennis. We all enjoyed the sport facilities on the other side of the street (tennis court, soccer field, playground). The house is perfectly equipped in a very nice neighborhood. Manchester is the best spot to discover Cape Ann etc., we went to Rockport, to Kittery....we would definitely come back again!
LOCATION! LOCATION! LOCATION!
House is 3 mins by foot to downtown Manchester-by-the-Sea, MA and is ideal for a quick walk to Singing Beach, our local yoga studio, restaurants, grocery store, park, field, tennis courts, skate park, train to Boston, library, harbor and everything is small, perfect resort beach town has to offer.
Drive to Salem, MA: 20 mins.
Drive to Gloucester, MA: 10 mins. (whale watching)
Drive to fabulous full service athletic club: 3 mins. (Manchester Athletic Club)
Walk to Singing Beach.
Walk to fabulous book store, Paddle Board/Surf Shop, boutique gym, dinner, library, grocery store, small shops and/or yoga studio.
2 full tennis courts across from house, full field & play ground.
It's an easy house to access, enjoy and once you are here - leave your car and enjoy the area with your family and friends.
Families from Europe love the house as they can get here and just enjoy the house and walk to and from all you need ... walk to beach, library and train to Boston. Easy access to tennis courts and the house is equipped with all you need to play tennis, football, volleyball, lacrosse and bike riding. We are an active family and offer all access to sporting goods and equipment while you are visiting. The house offers privacy, excellent front porch to dine and relax on - dining on front porch seats 12 - 14. Lay the newspaper out, enjoy the sun or stay covered. House is situated up, across from a field so there is a constant breeze.
This house is located in a neighborhood and wonderful for families. It's not set up for entertaining and or parties. Only pre-approved events allowed and pre-approved over night guests. Parking for 4 cars only. No parties at all.
|Rate Period||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Summer - June
Jun 1 2017 - Jun 30 2017
1 night minimum stay
Summer - July
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 31 2017
1 night minimum stay
|Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest|
Summer - August 2016
Aug 1 2017 - Aug 31 2017
1 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
|Property Damage Protection||$99|
Rates are for weekly rental only. Check out Saturday @ 10 AM EST and check in Saturday @ 4 PM EST. Pre-approved pets only.
* Approximate monthly rate. Actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay.