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Enjoy the quiet off season and tranquility of Plum Island!

Bedrooms 4
Space 1,290 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

Comfort Cottage offers Plum Island ambiance with all the comforts of home!

Two minute's walk from the beach or basin, and situated on a corner lot, this 4 bedroom cape with three season porch and outside eating area with gas grill has been artfully appointed without losing that summer cottage charm. Comfort Cottage offers Plum Island ambiance with all the comforts of home!

This four-bedroom that sleeps 8 and is exactly what you need for a family retreat!

Comfort Cottage maintains the traditional pine cabinet eat in kitchen and is fully appointed and appliances (everything from a microwave or crock pot to a submersible blender). The main house furniture has modern coastal charm and all beds have brand new mattresses and linens. One bedroom upstairs has a queen bed and the other bedroom has two twin beds. The two additional bedrooms on the main level also have queen beds.

Enjoy your summer nights on the airy porch or outside under the stars.

Although you are away, stay connected with WiFi and streaming music and video through the flat screen.

The island has everything you need. However, if you must head off island, city amenities abound in Newburyport, which include shopping, farm to table restaurants, bars with live music, performing art centers, free concerts and much more.

Walk to beach & Parker River Wildlife Refuge.

This is a fantastic hideaway for a weekend or long lazy week in the summer and is in a wonderful quiet tucked away location.

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Newbury Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1290 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • 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 8 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Top Beach Side sleeps 2
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , Top Basin Side sleep 2 on twins
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Sleeps two on queen
    Bedroom 4 - 2 queen , Sleeps two on queen
  • Four bedrooms sleeps eight! No need for pull out couch.
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing


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Enjoy the quiet off season and tranquility of Plum Island!
average rating of 4.928571 based on 14 reviews

Perfect Family Getaway

  • 5 of 5

We celebrated our daughter's grad school matriculation with our entire family at this cozy beach cottage. Perfect for our group of four couples. Arriving on a stormy night, we played board games while falling asleep to the sound of the rain, howling wind, and breaking waves.

The kichen was well-equipped as we cooked wonderful dinners each evening.

Took advantage of a sunny Saturday to BBQ hot dogs/hamburgers and eat outdoors under the lovely arbor.

Spent time window-shopping in quaint Newburyport.

Peaceful walks along the beach, just a block away.

Be sure to stop at Bob Lobsters on your way home for the best Lobster Roll you'll ever eat!

  • Submitted: Jun 10, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind words. Although the beach is great, there is also something special about playing games or doing a puzzle as a family on a rainy day. We are happy to know you enjoyed both the inside and outside of the property. We hope to host you again and congratulations to your daughter.
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Very nice

  • 5 of 5

Stayed here for work purposes and loved it

  • Submitted: Nov 17, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Cozy clean and great lay out close to the ocean and stores

  • 5 of 5

I was here for a work stay for a good period of time. I look forward to the opportunity to stay here again on vacation with my family.

  • Submitted: Nov 10, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Quebec City QC Canada

Great location

  • 5 of 5

First time in Plum Island and it was a great cottage. A perfect walking distance to the beach for young kids, where it is never crowded (we were almost alone on weekdays). The house was fully equipped and had everything we needed. Large enough for 4 adults and 4 kids. The owner was always available. I highly recommend this house to anyone looking to spend a stress-free week on the beach.

  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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comfort stay

  • 4 of 5

We had a very nice comfort stay. Everything was very well organized, and identified with pictures in the house book. It was very user friendly, close to the beach, restaurants and the general store. We also very much appreciated the great hangout space on the porch and the living room since it allows one never to feel crowded even with seven people. We would come back in a heartbeat and hope to do so!

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very charming beach house. Very close to the beach, but still very nice quiet.

  • 5 of 5

Very well equipped kitchen.

Cosy patio.

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 17, 2018

Why Edward chose Newbury

After staying many times with friends, I could not pass up the opportunity to own a home on this laid back island. I hope you enjoy it as much as I do.

What makes this cottage unique

Short walk to basin and beach!


Nearest Airport
39 Miles
Boston Logan Airport
Nearest Train
4.7 Miles
MBTA North Shore Commuter Rail
Nearest Motorway
7 Miles
495 and 95
Nearest Restaurant
0.4 Miles
Plum Island Grille and the Beachcoma
Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles
Plum Island


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500

A cancelation received ninety (90) days or less will not receive a refund unless we are able to re-rent the property for your original stay, prorated for actual rented days

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 90 days before arrival date.