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Central AC, Spacious, 5-level, beautiful home, near lakes and beach

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 3,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

4 bedrooms, 2 full bath, 1 half bathroom, sleeps 8

Central Air- conditioned - 4 Bedroom, 5 level home in Orleans, Cape Cod. Within walking distance Crystal Lake offers fresh water swimming, fishing and lazy days of floating on your raft. In less than two miles, you can be at the nationally renowned Nauset Beach to spend a day surfing, fishing or even 4 wheeling on the miles of the outer beach. The Orleans Skaket bay beach offers more tranquil water for small children to spend the day seeking sea creatures and building sandcastles. For the golf lover, the amazing Captains Public Golf Course is within two miles of the front door.

The layout of this roomy, 3,000 square foot home suits a large family or two families who want both shared and separate living space. The open floor plan of cathedral roomed kitchen and dining areas which overlook the enormous living room area lends itself to large vacation gatherings. In addition, a second family room offers a getaway space for children and teens who may need their own space.

More Details

Owner
Mary Ellen Reed
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
October 16, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had a lovely time and look forward to future stays on the cape!
Aug 2013
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Map

Nearest Airport
100 Miles
Logan Airport
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Captains Golf Course
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Nauset Beach
Car: necessary

Beautiful 5 level, 4 bedroom spacious home located in the desirable Monument Road area of Orleans, Cape Cod. Within walking distance, Crystal Lake offers freshwater swimming, fishing and lazy days of floating on your raft. In less than 2 miles, you can be at the nationally renowned Nauset Beach, to spend a day surfing, fishing, or even four wheeling on the miles of the outer beach. The Orleans Skaket bay beach offers more tranquil water for small children to spend the day seeking sea creatures and building sand castles. For the golf lover, the amazing Captains public golf course is within two miles of the front door.

The layout of this roomy, 3000+ square foot home suits a large family or two families who want both shared and separate living space. The open floor plan, of cathedral roomed kitchen and dining areas which over look the enormous living room lends itself to large vacation gatherings. Hardwood floors throughout the house. In addition, a second family room offers a get away space for children and teens who may need their own area. Movies, WII system, board games and American Girl dolls and furniture make for hours of play in their own private area. A large deck extends off the living room to expand your space to outdoor entertaining. The four bedrooms offer a variety of sleeping arrangements: A king bedroom, 2 queen bedrooms, and a bedroom with 2 twins beds. Dining space provides room for ten. A well equipped kitchen has the tools needed for gourmet feasts and entertaining.

Amenities

Orleans House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Lake
  • Near The Ocean
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • PC
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet
    Bathroom 4 - outdoor shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , ensuite bath / tv
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , tv
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single , tv/spiral staircase
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , tv
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Towels
  • Large Cooler
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Wood Deck
  • 8 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Basketball hoop & soccer net

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
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Central AC, Spacious, 5-level, beautiful home, near lakes and beach
average rating of 4.6153846 based on 15 reviews
5

Great Location and Open Layout!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at this property and found it was just lovely. The open floor layout allowed both family time and privacy for my teen children. The kitchen was well stocked with all the kitchen gadgets we required. I appreciated the fact that we did not have to pack sheets and towels as the car was already packed to capacity with the rest of our gear. The linens were all of good quality. Nauset beach was so close and the surfing was great. Having a private outdoor shower after the sand at the beach was a nice feature. The furnishings were nice and comfortable and the seating for dining was more than adequate when we had friends over for dinner. It was nice that the kitchen is not isolated from the entertaining space so while cooking I could be part of the group. We enjoyed dining on the deck outside as well. The Central AC kept the house cool and we had very warm weather during our week on the Cape. The basketball hoop and soccer net went to good use. Overall, It was a great vacation at an enjoyable property!

  • Submitted: Sep 20, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so glad that you enjoyed your stay!
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5

Awesome house

  • 5 of 5

We loved the house and it's location. Would love to book for same 2 weeks next year. And special thanks to the property manager who was available by phone when we needed her.

  • Submitted: Aug 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great family reunion house!

  • 5 of 5

We have rented many houses over the years but hands down this was the best equipped! The kitchen was perfect for the many meals we cooked. We could all gather around the dining table, which extends for larger groups, for meals and games. The yard was perfect for our badminton set and the basketball hoop added extra fun! The nearby lakes are beautiful. Only caveat would be that the house has a lot of stairs if that's a concern for anyone. Even though the house fronts Monument Road it was very quiet. The deck with BBQ overlooks lawn and trees. Absolutely recommend!

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Just bring your bathing suit and sunscreen......everything else is provided!

  • 4 of 5

This house was extremely well equipped. The large, U-shaped kitchen was high end and had everything down to spices, coffee filters, paper towels and ziploc bags. We had a problem with the dishwasher, which was almost new, and Mary Ellen had a new one installed the next day. The living room was spacious and we fought over the ends of the leather sectional, which were also recliners. Even cuddle blankets were provided. We were 6 adults and 2 dogs and there was plenty of room for all. On the downside, our 10 year old lab had trouble with the many staircases getting him in and out, as did our 6'5", size 15 shoe son with the narrow, spiral staircase to the twin room above the kitchen. This would not be a problem for a younger, shorter family!

The location was great, close to town, and right between Skaket Beach on the bayside and Nauset on the oceanside. And a short drive to our favorite restaurant, Abba (try the lobster shrimp pad thai).

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

A classy place to call home!

  • 5 of 5

We had a recent family reunion in Orleans. A group of us stayed at Mary Ellen’s home and extended our vacation. It was a fabulous vacation rental! The pictures and recent home improvements done are very much understated on the rental website. Often with rentals, I find that the pictures on a website look better than the reality upon arriving. Our experience was the complete opposite in this rental. The furnishings and household touches were great quality. The household touches and decorations were done with class and in good taste. Cooking was made easy as the house is well stocked with pots, cookware, and kitchen utensils. The outside shower was very convenient to clean sandy kids off straight from the beach. We had wonderful warm weather that week and the Central AC made all the difference to keep the house comfortable. We will definitely stay again in this home.

  • Submitted: Apr 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

A great well maintained vacation home close to all amenities.

  • 5 of 5

We absolutely loved this house that is a quick jump to two fresh water lakes and a quick ride to two different saltwater beaches.

We (my 11 year old son and wife) rented this house with another family (of four) and we completely loved it. We grilled out on the back patio each night, sat out for coffee every morning and played in the back yard (basketball, and we brought beanbag boards and bocce balls)

Each room has its own TV and the upstairs above the kitchen had privacy for my son to get away from the babies in the house.

We hope to stay aging here possibly next year. Thank you for the accommodation with our lab also Mary-Ellen.

Definitely recommend.

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the lovely review of my property! I am glad that you had a great vacation. I would love for you to stay again next year. Best, Mary Ellen
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $79
cleaning fee $160

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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