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10 Min walk to Beach or Shops! Martha's Vineyard, Edgartown 1BR, Pets Ok.

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Cottage, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-4)

ONE BEDROOM COTTAGE MARTHA'S VINEYARD

VERY REASONABLY PRICED!!

GREAT LOCATION

10 min walk to Martha's Vineyard's beautiful State Beach and 5 minute bike ride to Edgartown’s shops and restuarants! Bright sunny cottage, right off Beach RD, adjacent to the Island’s extensive bike path connecting you to the all of Martha's Vineyard's 5 towns and beaches. This location can’t be beat! Perfect for a couple’s easy week at the beach. You won’t be looking for parking, just stroll or bike to the beach in the morning. Miles of wooded trails with water view across the street for a morning walk or jog, then a quick rinse off in the outside shower.

GETTING AROUND

In the evening walk, bike or take the bus to either Oak Bluffs or Edgartown for dinner and nightlife. The bus stop is 50 feet from your front door and comes every 15 min in the summer. There is parking for two cars but many guests don’t even bring a car, you don’t really need one from this location. It's only a 15 minute bus ride from the Oak Bluffs ferry and the bus accommodates bikes.

ROOMS & LAYOUT

The bedroom is a separate room off the kitchen and has a double bed with antiique brass headboard, ceiling fan, dresser and plenty of hooks for clothes, towels etc.. Ample sized eat in kitchen with antique pine table and chairs. Bathroom is accessible from kitchen or bedroom. Living room is off the kitchen and large enough to comfortably accommodate two couches, one of which is a pull out bed. Being on the opposite side of the cottage from the bedroom one could easily take a nap in the bedroom while the other relaxed watching a movie in the living room. Plenty of storage for luggage in huge closet/laundry room off the living room. Cottage is about 800 SQ'.

AMMENITIES

Beautiful pine floors and freshly tiled bathroom. Cable TV, New Blue Ray player, 32 inch flat screen TV and WIFI included.

We finished some great improvements to the cottage's outside space last spring including a new pine fence for privacy, new outside shower and crushed oyster shell BBQ area.

HISTORY

The cottage is part of a complex of buildings which once made up the historic Martha’s Vineyard COOP Dairy. This recently renovated cottage served as it's creamery building. The Martha’s Vineyard COOP Dairy was an operating dairy and milk bottling facility until the mid 1960's. During its hayday, all the island’s farmers brought thier milk to be processed and bottled here. The owners unit was the Dairy’s barn and is behind the cottage on the property.

We are year round residents and would be glad to help out with some tips to make your stay a memorable one.

Have a great summer!

Mike and Sandy

HERE'S A FEW FUN THINGS GOIN' ON NEARBY

BIKING - Great location as a base camp for biking the island. Bring your own bike or easily rent one, bike rental shop is just a 10 minute walk toward town, they also will deliver.

FISHING - Just a 1/2 mile away the bend in the road beach offers some of the best surfcasting on the vineyard, head another 1/2 mile down the road and drop a line off big bridge, great spot for Stripers and Blues.

CLAMMING - Just a ten minute walk is Sengekontacket pond by far one of the very best clamming spots on the Island.

CRABBING - 5 minute walk toward the beach is a colvert where the salt pond rushes under the road. Great spot for catching crabs.

KITE SURFING - Well known for its great windsurfing, Sengekontacket pond is also quickly becoming known as one of the best places in the east coast for kite surfing. Vineyard native, Rob Douglas, earned the title of fastest kite sailor in the world & can be regularly found rippin' it up on Sengekontacket pond.

KAYAKING - On the far side of the State Beach, 10 min by bike, Kayaks can be rented by Island Spirit Kayak. They also offer great day and sunset tours island wide.

BRIDGE JUMPING - One mile down the road, nothing like Jumping off State Beach's big bridge! You'll regularly find kids and adults alike enjoying the 10' plunge into the cool waters of the Vineyard Sound on a hot summer day.

SNORKELING

Nothing like the Caribbean, but the waters here are typically surprisingly clear. Floating around the rock jetties of either of the two bridges along State Beach you can ride the current in or out of Sengekontacket pond. Small fish, conch, starfish, crabs and the occasional Stripped Bass are your quarry. The free ride in the current is worth the effort. After 15 years living here this is still one of my favorites on a hot day!

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More Details

Owner
Mike
Member since: 2011
Speaks english
Response time
Within a day
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
14 August, 2017

About Mike

My wife, Sandy and I have been year round residents of Martha's Vineyard for the past 15 years. We moved to the Island from NYC in 1994 and are raising our two kids, Sam 7 and Charlotte 15 on the Island.

Mike purchased this cottage in 1994

Why Mike chose Edgartown Area

We love the Island and feel lucky to live in such beautiful place!

What makes this cottage unique

The location is incredibly convenient to the beach and both Edgartown and Oak Bluffs.

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage rental in Edgartown, Massachusetts

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • mobile phone ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Full bath w shower, large 2nd shower outside.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (1) Pull out sofa in living room (1) Plenty of room in the living room for a crib. BYOC,
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Pine fence surrounds private yard w outside shower and BBQ area.

Reviews

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10 Min walk to Beach or Shops! Martha's Vineyard, Edgartown 1BR, Pets Ok.
average rating of 4.787879 based on 33 reviews
5

Cute! Spacious for two and a dog!

  • 5 of 5

This property was everything it said in the description and more. We went the whole week without a car! The VTA (public transport) was close to cottage, downtown edgartown was a little over a mile (which We walked and rode by bike everyday), and the bike trail and hiking trail access were right across the street. Fabulous! Also this was perfect for our dog because of the fenced in yard. Thank you!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 6, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great house, great hosts

  • 5 of 5

This is a wonderful place. Great vibe. Great location. Can't recommend highly enough

  • Review Submitted: May 26, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Great place with a fantastic location

  • 4 of 5

Great location. Cute, clean cottage, exactly what you think of for beach vacation. Only downside is the bed is very small, although it is comfortable. Had a great stay, thanks Mike!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 29, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you guys had a good stay. Hope to see you next year!! Best Mike and Sandy
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5

Relaxing Vacation!

  • 5 of 5

Thanks so much to Mike and Sandy for such a wonderful vacation week! The cottage was everything the listing said it would be. It was close to Edgartown, a short ride to Oak Bluffs, and steps from a great path for walking and riding bikes. Martha's Vineyard is such a great place to unwind and to get on "island time," and that's exactly what we did. We loved all of the little decorative touches in the cottage, too! I don't think we could have asked for a better week!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 31, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

September vacationers

  • 4 of 5

My husband and I rented this property for Labor Day week. We were very happy with the location, it was very easy to go anywhere on the island without having to worry about a parking place when we got back since the property has its own driveway. The house was rustic but very clean. The best thing about the property was the owner who was available to respond to any concerns or questions we had. We would recommend this property to anyone who is not looking for a vacation home with high end amenities, but wifi and tv worked perfectly and location was the best. Always appreciated the location after returning from the hustle and bustle of the town centers. Enjoyed it very much.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 28, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

As Goldilocks would say, "Just right!"

  • 5 of 5

Great little cottage.! A simple space created from what was the Edgartown Dairy many years ago. Location was perfect for my dogs with hiking trails and the bike path right across the street. After a good morning walk (along naturally beautiful paths), they were content to snooze in the AC cottage while I went to the beach, or meandered around the Island. Though close to town, felt tucked away from the busyness... Bright starry nights, winding vines, lavender and flowers, an amazing outdoor shower and friendly owners! Really, what more do you need?

  • Review Submitted: Jul 28, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
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Map

Nearest Airport
6.2 Miles
Martha's Vineyard Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.3 Miles
Square Rigger
Nearest Ferry
4 Miles
Oak Bluffs Steamship Terminal
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Farm Neck
Nearest Restaurant
0.3 Miles
Square Rigger
Nearest Beach
0.4 Miles
State Beach
Nearest Point of Interest
Shops and Restuarants
Nearest Point of Interest
The Culvert
Nearest Point of Interest
State Beach
Nearest Point of Interest
Bike path and wooded trails.
Nearest Point of Interest
Big Bridge
Car: recommended

FISHING Just a 1/2 mile away the bend in the road beach offers some of the best surfcasting on the vineyard, head another 1/2 mile down the road and drop a line off big bridge spot for Stripers and Blues.

CLAMMING Just a ten minute walk is Sengekontacket pond by far one of the very best clamming spots on the Island.

CRABBING 5 minute walk toward the beach is a colvert where the salt pond rushes under the road. Great spot for catching crabs.

KITE SURFING Well known for its great windsurfing, Sengekontacket pond is also quickly becoming known as one of the best places in the east coast for kite surfing. Vineyard native, Rob Douglas, earned the title of fastest kite sailor in the world & can be regularly found rippin' it up on Sengekontacket pond.

KAYAKING

On the far side of the State Beach, 10 min by bike, Kayaks can be rented.

BRIDGE JUMPING

1 mile down the road, nothing like Jumping off State Beach's big bridge, you'll regularly find kids and adults alike enjoying a plunge.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday cottage in Edgartown, Massachusetts

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Peak Summer 2017
11 Jun 2017 - 4 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Sunday
7 night minimum stay
A$2,398
 
 
Late Summer 2017
5 Sep 2017 - 9 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$505
From
A$631
Thu,Fri,Sat
A$2,019
 
 
Fall 2017
10 Oct 2017 - 26 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$379
From
A$442
Thu,Fri,Sat
A$1,514
 
 
Winter 2017/2018
27 Nov 2017 - 13 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
A$252
A$947
A$1,893
 
 
Spring 2018
14 May 2018 - 10 Jun 2018
3 night minimum stay
A$316
From
A$420
Thu,Fri,Sat
A$1,578
 
 
Summer 2018
11 Jun 2018 - 3 Sep 2018
Changeover Day: Sunday
7 night minimum stay
A$2,398
 
 
Fall 2018
4 Sep 2018 - 14 Oct 2018
3 night minimum stay
A$631
From
A$631
Thu,Fri,Sat
A$1,893
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
A$221
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee A$126.2
Pet Fee A$189.3
Damage Deposit A$252.4

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • No refunds for cancellations made after payment is made
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