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Arbor Hideaway at West Island

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Cottage, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bath, pull-out sofa bed (Sleeps 4-6)

WELCOME TO THE DISTINCTIVE COTTAGE COLLECTION ON WEST ISLAND AND SCONTICUT NECK PRESENTED BY HOWE ALLEN REALTY.

Arbor Hideaway is a sunny, freshly-painted and decorated Island cottage on a double lot featuring a back yard “park” with relaxing seating areas. The rear lawn is large enough for family fun and relaxation. The yard leads to a 5 minute walk to a beach, a 1 mile walk to the renowned Town Beach, and a 15 minute walk through the nature reserve leading to the best secluded beach you’ll ever find. The cottage features an open concept kitchen with a center island and stools, and a dining table. One bedroom offers a queen bed and large closet, the other has two twin beds. The living room offers a sofa bed for total sleeping capacity of 6. Other features include an oversized walk-in tiled shower, two cable TVs, wifi, dishwasher, microwave, washer and dryer; and quiet and relaxing reading areas. For outdoor dining the oversized deck includes a BBQ grill, picnic table and chairs. The deck is gated which is perfect for guests traveling with pets and/or small children. Arbor Hideaway offers so much for vacation memory making year after year.

More Details

Property Manager
Tim Evans
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
70%
Calendar last updated:
June 29, 2017

Amenities

Fairhaven Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 9:30 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Queen size Beds (1),twin beds (2)
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • shelling
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(7 traveler reviews)

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Arbor Hideaway at West Island
average rating of 4.714286 based on 7 reviews
5

Lovely cottage with huge yard

  • 5 of 5

Everything was wonderful. This renovated cottage is a gem. The kitchen is stocked with everything you need, the beds are comfortable and plenty of room for my wife and I and our dog. One huge bonus is that the yard is massive!! Enjoyed our stay!

  • Submitted: Jun 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Alan, glad you enjoyed your stay! Come back and visit soon.
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5

Amazing Time

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful experience at the cottage and would highly recommend it again and to anyone else.

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Florida
5

Great little house

  • 5 of 5

We thought the place was great. A little smaller than the pictures made it seem, but it was great for the two of us and two young kids. The house had just about everything we needed to cook large meals, great backyard, and was very clean. I would recommend a/c in the second bedroom as it did get warm in the afternoon. I would also recommend a sofa instead of a love seat and maybe some chairs on the porch in addition to the table. The wifi worked great and the upgraded cable TV was appreciated to distract the kids after full beach days.

  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Little Hideaway

  • 4 of 5

We, a family of three adults, spent seven very relaxed days at West Island.

We enjoyed the privacy and quietness of that location as well

as the tastefully and lovely decorated little cottage.

After a day at the nearby beach - not crowded during our stay -

the BBQ (attention mosquitos) and the well equipped kitchen were perfect for fixing dinner.

We found everthing very clean and well maintained except for the windows and

screens in the second bedroom. Unfortunately it was impossible creating a pleasant

draft by opening the malfunctioning windows.

What has to be mentioned is that we were very satisfied with the procedure of renting this beautiful property. It was very easy, not complicated at all. Thank you very much!

  • Submitted: Sep 11, 2012
  • Stayed: Aug 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Hackettstown, NJ
4

Quiet hidaway

  • 4 of 5

The house was comfortable and quiet so very restful. Everything in the description was there, in good working order and it was very clean except for a few too many spiders. If we were people who would vacation in the same place more than once then we would go there again. Walking to most beaches carrying anything is a long walk except if you like a little beach along the causeway. Could have used a map that had the location of the 5 beaches. Don't know where there were 5 of them. The largest, nicest beach is a long walk and charges a fee before 3:00pm and that fee is higher for non-residents of Fairhaven. The mosquitoes posed a challenge as there were a couple small beaches in the Reserve but there were just too many mosquitos even during the day with repellents to make that trip often. They were voracious even on shady lanes. Anywhere by the ocean though, no mosquitoes. Loved Jake's Diner for breakfast on Alden Ave. and the Pasta Grille practically next door to the diner for dinner. Being from NJ Ninety Nine is a treat and Mike's on Huttleston (Rt 6) is very good too. Fairhaven Center and the fort are worth visiting.

  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2012
  • Stayed: Aug 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so pleased you had a restful time. We do keep a map of the island hanging just next to the front door. Mosquitos have been quite bad this year and the town is spraying regularly, but a heavy dose of bug spray is often called for as well. Normally the bugs are not that evil.
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New York City
5

Wonderful Vacation

  • 5 of 5

We loved every minute of our vacation. Every year me and some friends from NYC rent a house on West Island for a week. We love the relaxed pace and really enjoy being somewhat secluded in the woods but yet only a few blocks from the beach. This is our second time renting from this owner and all I can say is WOW. He really delivers and makes all his property's so comfortable and accommodating. The deck is amazing and overlooks a beautiful backyard with tons of room to run around and play. We tossed a frisbee around for hours. The grill is huge and the kitchen amazing for cooking delicious local fair feasts. The shower is huge with a waterfall shower head to get all the sand off after a day at the beach. The master bedroom has sliding glass doors to the deck and the second bedroom is surrounded by windows. We loved it. There is also a washer and dryer!! Yes!!!! We were more than satisfied and look forward to coming back next year.

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2012
  • Stayed: Jul 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It is always a pleasure to have you visit your friends on West Island. We are so happy that you had a nice vacation this year. Please hurry back and enjoy what's left of this wonderful summer!
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Rates & Availability

Fairhaven Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Summer
Jul 1 2017 - Sep 9 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,100
 
 
Fall
Sep 10 2017 - Sep 30 2017
4 night minimum stay
$1,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $100
Property Damage Protection $79

If you wish to book multiple weeks, send an inquiry and we will send you a modified quote. 10% discount for two or more weeks, 15% discount for 4 or more weeks. If you must cancel, please do so 60 days prior to scheduled arrival. Initial deposit is not refundable, but you will be eligible for a refund of your damage waiver and will not be responsible for any further payments.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
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