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

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 750 sq ft
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 an hour
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
19 September, 2018

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

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

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 750 sq ft
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 4.775 based on 40 reviews
5

Wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

Charming cottage in a great location! We loved the way it was decorated. Would definitely recommend and hope to be back. We brought our dog and he loved it too. Thank you for your hospitality!

  • Review Submitted: 13/09/2018
  • Date of Stay: September 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Ok

  • 4 of 5

Overall impression was ok. A bit rough around the edges and needs maintenance but met our needs. Bike trail & nature trail a plus. Keurig in kitchen a plus but rest of kitchen was ill equipped. 2 forks total, 1 good cutting knife. Bed was comfortable. AC in bedroom worked good. TV & internet good. Thank you.

  • Review Submitted: 29/08/2018
  • Date of Stay: August 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Raymond, Glad you enjoyed your time on the island and sorry about the lack of utensils in the kitchen during your stay. We set up the cottage with service for 6 including extras. Not sure what happened to knives and forks, we should have dbl checked that and we are restocking all that right now. Thanks for bringing it to our attention. Thanks for staying with us hope to see you next year Best Mike
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5

Very Charming

  • 5 of 5

Mike was so accommodating and easy to communicate with. The yard is great and the outdoor shower was lovely. The location to the beach, bike paths, OB and Edgartown is easy and accessible. What a wonderful stay on the Vineyard, thank you!

  • Review Submitted: 13/08/2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Cozy place!

  • 4 of 5

It was perfect for our little family and 2 dogs. Great location, loved the outdoor shower. Only thing is we wish it had an air conditioner. 1 would cool down the whole place.

  • Review Submitted: 24/06/2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great little cottage in a perfect location

  • 5 of 5

My 2 yorkshire terriers and myself stayed here the last 2 weeks of May. The cottage had everything I needed and Mike and Sandy, the owners were very prompt with any questions I had during my vacation. The house was clean and the fenced in yard came in handy for my dogs. The location was perfect for me since I usually spend most of my time on a bike. Downtown Edgartown is less than a 10 minute ride and the beach less than 5. A preserve and one of many bike paths are right across the street. I totally enjoyed my 2 week stay on Martha's Vineyard and will rent this home again the next time I come to the island.

  • Review Submitted: 13/06/2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great stay!

  • 5 of 5

Once again we had a great stay! The house is conveniently located, beautiful path across the street that goes through a wildlife preserve and up to State beach. Close enough to walk into Edgartown and just a short drive to Vineyard Haven and Oaks Bluff. We have two dogs and the fenced in yard is such a bonus. The house is clean, has everything you will need The owner Mike is easy to work with, gets right back to you if u have any questions and is very accommodating. Thanks Mike, Ben and Michelle

  • Review Submitted: 07/10/2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you guys had a good stay, hope to see you next summer. Best Mike
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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

Contact Owner

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee AU$138.35
Pet Fee AU$207.53
Refundable Damage Deposit AU$276.7

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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