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Charming & cozy Wellfleet cottage on quiet road 3/4 mile to beach.

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview


Details
Property
cottage
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
3 - 7 nights

Description

Wellfleet Cottage Rental Photos and Description

2 bedrooms, sleeping porch, 1 bathroom w/ shower, outdoor shower, sleeps 4

Our cozy, 1940s era Cape cottage is situated on a quiet lane next to the Pilgrim Spring conservation land and less than a mile from Indian Neck Beach on the bay side.

bedroom with queen bed (1)

bedroom with twin bed (1)

screened-in porch (with french doors and curtains for privacy, pull out, full-sized bed, and ceiling fan)

bathroom with indoor shower (1)

large, well equipped kitchen: including refrigerator, toaster, blender, stove-top and oven, microwave, pots, lobster pot, pans, dishes, cooking utensils, and oyster knife

living room open to kitchen

deck with table, chairs, umbrella and charcoal grill

hammock for naps under the locust trees

spacious new (2012) outdoor shower

WiFi internet connection

iPhone-compatible stereo. No TV

window air conditioner

window fans

selection of classic board games

small library featuring local cape authors as well as good beach reads

electric, base-board heat for chilly evenings

working fireplace

Off street parking for 2 cars (max)

The cottage is a short drive or bike-ride to a number of attractions including the Cape's last Drive-In Movie theater, live performances at the Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater (W.H.A.T.), magnificent ocean beaches, the Audubon Sanctuary, the Rail Trail, fresh-water kettle ponds, live bands nightly at the Beachcomber, the famous French pastries of P.B. Boulangerie and Bistro, and all the galleries and restaurants of downtown Wellfleet.

Enjoy our selection of classic board games and a small library featuring local cape authors. For those who don't want to fully unplug, we have WiFi Internet and an iPhone-compatible stereo. Our cottage sleeps 5 people, has a large well-equipped kitchen, a screened-in porch, and a working fireplace for those cool evenings in late summer or early fall. Outdoors there is a new (2012) outdoor shower, a deck with charcoal grill and peeks to the marshes, lovely perennial plantings and shady locust trees.

If you ever want to leave Wellfleet, you are only a short 20 minute drive from Provincetown where you'll find art galleries, fishing, whale watching, restaurants, and night life.

Please note:

NO PETS allowed.

NO SMOKING

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Owner
Chris Wisniewski
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english, french
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 6, 2016
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Reviews

4.3/5 -
(4 traveler reviews)

Charming & cozy Wellfleet cottage on quiet road 3/4 mile to beach.
average rating of 4.25 based on 4 reviews
5

Beautiful retreat

  • 5 of 5

We had an absolutely lovely stay at Chris's cottage. It was clean, maintained well, and stocked with everything one could possibly need for a week at the beach. We especially loved the outdoor shower and the quiet, serene nature of the neighborhood. Looking forward to returning!

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Britt, we're so glad you enjoyed our little cottage. It's always nice to hear that our guests find it as special as we do! Hope to hear from you again. - warm regards, Chris
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4

Charming and cozy as advertised

  • 4 of 5

One week at this cottage in late June, 2016. The owner is very rapidly responsive to messages sent through VRBO.

The description is precisely correct. As senior citizens I don't think we would ever consider sharing this house with 3 others (and one bathroom!) but

I believe some families might. The layout of the house is very convenient. The open kitchen, dining, living space is attractive and spacious given the size of the house. The extras, blankets etc. for the beach are very thoughtful. Note that the bedrooms are very small in total space (thus, cozy).

Some of the points in the description that I think are particularly to be noted are that the kitchen is extremely well equipped for a vacation spot; there is quite a lot of Cape Cod specific literature on the shelves; the heating, fireplace and air conditioning would seem to be at least adequate for this size house (we needed none of them but appreciated and did use the overhead fan in the living room). The electronic stuff that is noted is also, I'm sure, of interest to many. WiFi was essential for us but that's all and we would never regret the absence of a television on a vacation.

Read also the owner's website at cozycapecottagedotcom Note that towels, sheets etc. are not provided. Owner Chris' website points you directly to the very convenient rental facility called the Furies from whom you can order everything (and they deliver and pick up).

The house is in the woods but two minutes from the highway. It is dead silent all around or perhaps sometimes another cabin nearby is occupied and there may be some voices.

Reflecting one of my own serious concerns on a vacation, this house is (and it is pointed out on the website) less than 5 minutes from PB Boulangerie, a French bakery, open at 7 AM, 7 days a week, year round, that will supply you with excellent brioches, croissants, pastries, bread etc. I was there at 7:05 every morning that we were in Wellfleet.

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Steve, so glad you enjoyed your stay at our Cozy Cottage. We appreciate when guests notice the things we love most about our little cottage: the peaceful area, the well stocked kitchen, the collection of books with a local connection, and yes perhaps most importantly, the proximity to the pastries at PB Boulangerie! Hope to have you stay with us again. - Chris
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4

" Mom , can we come back here every Summer !"

  • 4 of 5

We absolutely loved our 2 week stay at the Cozy Cottage ! It is a lovely property , very well- cared for and in a fantastic location : 10 minute walk to the water and less than ten minutes into town by car . The high ceilings and screened in porch add a sense of space : the deck and outdoors shower are wonderful . We have been to Wellfleet many tines and have rented multiple properties : Cozy Cottage has all that we would consider the quintessential cottages experience and more ! Thanks a million , Chris !

  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Wellfleet Stay

  • 4 of 5

Loved this place! There is nothing we would change about it. The listing information was informative and accurate and the place itself is a perfect rental. It's obvious that over the years, it has been stocked/organized in a way that best suits vacationers, from the book and CD collection to the furniture to the french press coffee maker. So charming.

  • Submitted: Sep 13, 2012
  • Stayed: Sep 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Provincetown
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Wicked Oyster
Nearest Ferry
15 Miles
Provincetown
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Route 6
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Indian Neck Beach
Car: recommended

The cottage is a short drive or bike-ride to a number of attractions including the Cape's last Drive-In Movie theater, live performances at the Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater (W.H.A.T.), magnificent ocean beaches, the Audubon Sanctuary, the Rail Trail, fresh-water kettle ponds, live bands nightly at the Beachcomber, the famous French pastries of P.B. Boulangerie and Bistro, and all the galleries and restaurants of downtown Wellfleet.

Rates & Availability

Wellfleet Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Spring Season
May 1 2017 - Jun 17 2017
3 night minimum stay
$140
$800
$2,700
 
 
High Summer Season 2017
Jun 18 2017 - Sep 9 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,200
$4,400
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $350

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

Wellfleet Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 650 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Outdoor shower - outdoor shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 2 + sleeping porch - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single , 1 sleep sofa /futon
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Stereo
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
  • 4 garden chairs
  • 4 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
The cottage is a charming vintage 1940's era, recently restored and fully repainted inside and out.

Learn more about this vacation rental at the owner's website:

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