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Chesapeake Bay/Rappahannock River with Private Sandy Beach and

Sleeps9
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Space 2,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Mouth of the Rappahannock River where it meets the Chesapeake Bay.

Welcome to White Stone in the beautiful Northern Neck of Virginia! Our house is located on Windmill Point, at the mouth of the Rappahanock River on its northern bank, where it meets the Chesapeake Bay. We know you will enjoy your family vacation on the banks of the Rappahanock River. Here you will find a stay that is very private 2.5 acres of land, with 250 feet of water frontage, 150 feet of sandy beach, a dock for fishing and jumping, a half basketball court, corn-toss, fire pit, and plenty of room to play. We can sleep 10, we have three bedrooms (two with queen size beds, and a bunk room with two bunkbeds, and a futon. Two bathrooms, and a spacious outdoor shower.

From our beach, the river is five miles wide, directly across from Deltaville, and a quarter mile northwest of the Chesapeake. Our 2.5 acres of land boasts 250 feet of shoreline, a private sandy beach, a dock, a waverunner lift, a basketball court, and enough room to toss around a football, frisbee, baseball, lacrosse ball, or anything else that flies. We have two sea kayaks available for your use, as well as a paddle board, and you are welcome to bring your own sunfish, waverunner, windsurfer, or other beach toys that will enhance your vacation. But don’t worry about bringing your own beach chairs or beach umbrella – we got that covered!

No slimy sand on our beach – at low tide with the slow sloping beach an adult can walk 100 plus yards off the shore and still be standing. Bring your own waverunner and put it on our lift to use at your leisure without having to tow in and out with each use. We often have schools of dolphins in the river, particularly during the late summer. Tall pines on the front yard (river facing) provide excellent shade in the afternoon if you need a break from the sunny beach to play a game of corn toss, or to set up the fire for the evening in the fire pit to sample some smores with the kids. Catch some fish off of the dock, or, if you are as bad as we are at fishing, drive in the morning to the commercial fisherman up the road to get some flounder fresh from his morning catch. Try throwing some bait in our crab trap (chicken necks often work) and with some luck you may be eating blue crabs for dinner. Enjoy your morning coffee on the outdoor patio, play card games on the front screen porch, take an overexposed picture of the spectacular sunsets, or just kick back with a cold refreshing drink and let the summer day just stretch on!

Walk to the Pelican Bar/Restaurant on the water to catch a live band on a Saturday night, head up the road to Irvington to catch breakfast at the Tide’s Inn, from there sample some local wine and oysters at the Dog and Oyster, head into Kilmarnock for some antique and specialty shops. Hit the links at either Golden Eagle or King Carter golf course, each about 10 country miles away (if you are used to waiting to take a shot at a crowded city course, prepare for having the course to yourself). Take a day trip to Busch Gardens, historic Williamsburg, Yorktown and Jamestown, Richmond (each between 1 and 1.5 hours), Virginia Beach (2 hours), or even Washington D.C. (2.75 hours). We know you will have a fantastic vacation at an affordable price.

More Details

Owner
Jenelle Hatch
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 16, 2017

About Jenelle Hatch

John and Jenelle have been married 17 years and have four wonderful sons. We are a very athletic family and have come to love being at the river and all it has to offer. Last year (2012) our life took us from Arlington, VA to Austin, TX. We are now not able to spend as much time at the river and would like to share it with others. Our kids have spent the last five summers here, attending sailing and baseball camp, wakeboarding, water-skiing, tubing, and just playing in the water. The kids have also enjoyed catching rockfish, flounder, and spot off the pier. Crab pot off the dock too. I'm sure you will enjoy it just as much as we have.

Jenelle Hatch purchased this house in 2008

What makes this house unique

Quiet getaway with your own private beach!

Amenities

Windmill Point House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Rural
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Room
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , outdoor shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Great private outdoor shower is used almost exclusively for showering.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 bunk bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , This Futon in not in a closed off bedroom.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Games ...
  • Television
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • shopping
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • freshwater fishing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Notes:
- Check in time is 4:00 pm and check out time is 11:00 am - 60 day cancellation policy: If reservation is cancelled within 60 days of arrival date, full payment is forfeited - All guests participating in the reservation will be registered prior to your arrival date. Should there be unregistered guests at the property, at any time, for any length of time without prior approval, you will be asked to leave and forfeit the remainder of your reservation. - Guest shall assume all risk of any injury to self and/or their guests during reservation - This property shall be used for residential purposes only - No firearms, fireworks, ATV's, or four wheelers are permitted on this premises.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Chesapeake Bay/Rappahannock River with Private Sandy Beach and
average rating of 4.875 based on 32 reviews
Maryland
5

Fabulous rivah property, well kept....great view, private, great owners

  • 5 of 5

I can't say enough about this home. The view, the fire pit, the dock, the sandy beach, everything. It is so relaxing, well equipped and perfectly hospitable. It has character, with some modern updates. We caught a rockfish right off the dock, enjoyed beautiful sunsets, went to a local farmers market, steamed crabs, shucked oysters, you name it....we did it. If you are looking to get away and relax, this is the home for you.

  • Submitted: Jun 4, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We're so happy you enjoyed your stay, it truly is a special property! Please come and see us again sometime! Jenelle
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5

Great place for families

  • 5 of 5

We loved our time on the river! Nice and private, we only saw 2 other people on the beach the whole time. We loved the outdoor shower, it was perfect to clean up sandy children before letting them inside. We had a couple of rainy nights and it was still a blast with all the games and movies available via Netflix. We would stay here again in a heartbeat, in fact I'm already trying to get my husband to book it again next year!

  • Submitted: Jun 14, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Comfy with fantastic outdoor living spaces. Loved the views and the breezes.

  • 5 of 5

Will return in the future for sure.

  • Submitted: May 19, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent!

  • 5 of 5

Thank you so much for sharing your home with us. This is an excellent place to stay with beautiful views! Hope we can come and enjoy it again. Thanks Lisa & Doug

  • Submitted: May 10, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Relaxing waterfront vacation

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 4 plus 2 dogs had a wonderful vacation. The waterfront location with a pier and a sandy beach is perfect for relaxing and keeping kids busy. The owners are quick to respond to any questions and offer use of 2 kayaks and a paddleboard. The kitchen has all of the equipment/utensils, etc. that you would need. There are great local restaurants. We highly recommend this property.

  • Submitted: Apr 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A great weekend escape for a relaxing and comfortable stay!!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great family weekend! The house and all the amenities we fantastic! The House was very cozy and comfortable! We brought our dogs who absolutely enjoyed the water! The house was very clean and had everything available for cooking and enjoying the out doors! We would definitely recommend this location for a quiet and relaxing weekend! We enjoyed many of the local attractions! The dog and oyster winery, shopping, and a gourmet meal prepared by Jim at the River Market! We hope to visit again in the near future!!!

  • Submitted: Apr 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Barpub
0.25 Miles
Pelican's Bar and Restaurant
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Miles
Pelican's Bar and Restaurant

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Rates & Availability

Windmill Point House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
June
Jun 1 2018 - Jun 23 2018
3 night minimum stay
$280
 
 
Summer
Jun 24 2018 - Aug 31 2018
7 night minimum stay
$1,975
 
 
September/October
Sep 1 2018 - Oct 31 2018
4 night minimum stay
$225
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$200
$1,400
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $145
Pet Fee $200
Damage Deposit $300

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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