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Charming Katama Cape - Perfect MV vacation location

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,500 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

3 bedrooms, 2 full baths, enclosed outdoor shower, sleeps 7+

Charming updated cape located in a very popular area of Katama within walking/biking distance to Edgartown Center and South Beach. New owner completely renovated the house recently with granite counters, tile, hardwood floors, new furniture, upscale kitchen cabinets, stainless steel appliances, gas fireplace, HE washer & dryer, HD flat screen tv, wifi and outdoor enclosed shower.

A large dining room opens to the kitchen and porch and accommodates big family gatherings. The great room has ample seating and a large flat screen tv with HD cable over a new gas fireplace.

This sunny house faces south on a paved road of beautifully maintained homes. It would be hard to find a better location for a family vacation.

Kayaks(2), fishing gear and bikes (4) are included.

Attractive marginal season rates.

Professionally cleaned.

Towels, beach towels and bed linens are all included.

Saturday to Saturday or Sunday to Sunday weekly rentals. May be flexible upon request.

More Details

Owner
David Paolino
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 12, 2017

Amenities

Katama House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking Off Street
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , washer & dryer
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - outdoor shower
  • Recently updated tile floors and fixtures. Stocked with fresh bath towels and beach towels. HE washer and dryer conveniently located in the first floor bathroom.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , first floor
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 3 twin/ single
  • Bedrooms are all freshly painted and have brand new hardwood floors, furniture and linens. Master bedroom is located on the first floor next to a newly updated bathroom with washer & dryer.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Large Cooler
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Water Sports Gear
  • Wood Deck
  • 4 bicycles
  • 4 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Two kayaks and life jackets are included. New owner completed total renovation of this house in Summer 2012. More amenities will be added as guests/friends make suggestions.

Reviews

5/5 -
(5 traveler reviews)

Charming Katama Cape - Perfect MV vacation location
average rating of 5.0 based on 5 reviews
5

Our favorite place to stay on our favorite island.

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed in this home twice during the past two years, for two weeks each time, and both trips have been fantastic. My wife and I have been traveling yearly to Martha's Vineyard since the late 90's. Early on we would stay in either a hotel, or a B&B. When we started our family eight years ago, we quickly realized that travel with kids is much easier and much more enjoyable when you can rent a house instead. We have rented many different houses on MV for the past eight years, but this one has become our favorite.

The home is always immaculate when we arrive (although maybe less so when we leave). With three bedrooms, its spacious enough for our now family of five. We typically travel to the island at the same time as other friends of ours and have found that our house ends up when all gather for dinner after a day at the beach. It has a great kitchen and dinner room area for entertaining, and also has a patio off the kitchen for drinks outside. The yard is spacious in back and front for the kids to run around until the sun goes down.

The location for this home is what makes it better than any of the other houses we have stayed in. It is located five minutes drive from either Edgartown or Katama Beach. It is on a quiet street, with generally wonderful neighbors, including other vacationers, whom we have met and become friends with. On either corner of the block is the island bike path, which we use daily. This was where last year we taught our two son's to first ride their bikes. You can bike down to the beach or to the old fashioned dirt air strip to watch the bi-planes take off and land. Both are a five minute ride.

The house comes with four bikes so you don't have to either lug your own bikes with you or rent them. There are also kayaks, fishing poles, and gear for clamming. Our days would always begin with coffee and end with wine. In between we would fill our time with the beach (a different one everyday), boating, kayaking, clamming, fishing, bike riding, soccer, Frisbee, dining, shopping, ice cream, and watching the sun go down in Menemsha.

Hands down, this has become my family's favorite place to stay in our favorite place in the world. I couldn't recommend it more highly, just please don't take our week. My kids would definitely agree.

Chris

  • Submitted: Feb 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Excellent Spot for Vacation

  • 5 of 5

Great location. Easy access to Edgartown (walk, bike, drive). Close to South beach and Norton's Point drive on beach. Quiet, clean and relaxing. Outdoor shower, kayaks, bikes-very well equipped (towels/linens) Outdoor covered porch. Perfect summer vacation house!

  • Submitted: Feb 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great Location!

  • 5 of 5

This house is in a great location, perfectly situated between the beach and Edgartown. Both the town and the beach were easily accessible from the bike path at the end of the street. The house itself is modern, recently renovated and was spotless. The owner was a pleasure to work with. I would absolutely recommend this house and I look forward to renting it again next summer.

  • Submitted: Aug 27, 2012
  • Stayed: Jul 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great Katama Location

  • 5 of 5

This home offers everything you need for a fantastic vacation! The location is perfect for easy trips to South Beach, bike trails or restaurants (The Right Fork is a must for breakfast!). This 2 story home is new inside and out with privacy and a full bath on each floor. The covered side porch was delighful for outside eating. The owner has fully equipped this home with bikes, washer & dryer and 2 kayaks as an added plus( which we had a blast paddling around in the Katama Bay). Families, couples or friends would enjoy this lovely furnished home and yard. Even my daughter bragged to her friends about how "cool" this place and vacation was!! We were lucky to have found a home with such a comfortable and lovely interior we surprisingly enjoyed a rainy afternoon in front of the gas fireplace!! Great Fun Awaits

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2012
  • Stayed: Aug 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful Home!

  • 5 of 5

Our family had a perfect stay at this newly renovated home. The home is completely updated. The location is fantastic. The two kayaks that come with the rental were a real plus. The owner was a pleasure to work with.

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2012
  • Stayed: Jun 2012
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Map

Nearest Airport
6 Miles
Martha's Vineyard Airport
Nearest Barpub
1.5 Miles
Edgartown Center
Nearest Ferry
7 Miles
Oak Bluffs
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Farm Neck Golf Club
Nearest Restaurant
1.5 Miles
Edgartown Center
Nearest Beach
1.5 Miles
South Beach
Car: recommended

Newly renovated cape is centrally located between Edgartown Center and South Beach in a pristine area of Katama near the bike path. The gourmet Katama General Store is nearby. Fresh local produce is available at Morning Glory Farm. The Farm Institute, Katama Air Park, South Beach are all close by. Wonderful restaurants and shops line the streets of Edgartown Center. Visit Vineyard Haven for shopping, Oak Bluffs for fun and the up island towns of West Tisbury, Chilmark, Menemsha and Aquinnah for spectacular views.

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Rates & Availability

Katama House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
spring
Apr 30 2017 - Jun 24 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,500
 
 
summer
Jun 25 2017 - Sep 2 2017
7 night minimum stay
$3,500
 
 
autumn
Sep 4 2017 - Oct 15 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,500
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500

$2,500 - $3,500 per week
$500 security deposit required upon reservation

500 deposit upon agreement.
total due 90 days prior to stay

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