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Karin and Will

Member since: 2015
Speaks english

Local Flavor Living! Feel at home as a local instead of visiting like a tourist

13 Reviews
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights

Overview

Photos and Description of this Manasquan holiday cottage

Roomy 2 bedroom, 2 bath cottage with beautiful gardens and decks on a quiet st.

Mohegan Wood is a two story beach-town cottage and is a great option to the typical bare bones beach bungalows. Away from the crowds, noise, commotion, you can actually relax and enjoy the peace and comfort while still being at the beach. Everything is within walking or biking distance. Please see our list of amenities for the many extras we provide that others don’t such as beach passes and bicycles.

There is central air throughout as well as ceiling fans and walls of bright windows if you prefer the fresh air. The house is wired with speakers in every room with individual control and three flat screen HD T.V.’s. Free Wi-Fi is available as well as ipod/music player hookup. There is a well supplied kitchen with all of the tools and pantry items a Chef could appreciate. There is also a renter contributed wet bar available to compliment your cooking. Outside we have an outdoor gas grill and gardens for you to help yourself to with a variety of two dozen different kinds of seasonal fresh herbs, fruit and vegetables. We have several bikes for your use, two cruisers, one vintage rat bike cruiser and a Schwinn tandem. For the beach there are beach chairs, umbrellas, coolers, beach bags and beach towels.

The bottom floor has an open room design connecting the sun room, dining room, living room, bar and kitchen. Reclaimed barn wood is used on most of the walls with 12 foot high ceiling in the living and dining rooms. . The master bedroom and bathroom are also downstairs at the back of the house away from the street. By the back door are the laundry room and pantry.

The Master bedroom has a queen sized bed, mid-century dressers, closet, sliding glass door to a private porch, ceiling fan and a ceiling dropdown flat screen T.V. The master bathroom has a real beach feel with grasscloth walls and even an aromatic steam room with shower.

Upstairs there is the second bedroom with full size bed, vintage dressers and closet in addition to the loft with office, sofa bed, more closets, T.V. area and sliding door to private balcony with outside steps down to the deck below. Between the loft and bedroom is a large full bathroom.

The decks and gardens are relaxing and large enough for a variety of "feels". There is music, lighting, several chairs and benches, umbrella table and a long reclaimed 19th century butchers block table.

We have off-street parking on the driveway with a converted carriage house for storage of fishing and surf gear.

AMMENITIES

-----Basics Provided

washing machine

clothes dryer

laundry soap

iron & board

towels

linens

bathroom tissue,

paper towels, etc.

-----Communications

wireless internet

telephone/fax

-----Entertainment

premium cable

3 flat-screen HDTV’s

indoor / outdoor stereo speakers

iPod connector

DVD / CD player

AM / FM radio

-----Climate Controle

central air-conditioning

central heating

ceiling fans

-----Kitchen Amenities

coffee/tea

misc. spices, non-perishables

refrigerator

freezer

Britta water filter

microwave

oven/stove

blender

food processor

coffee maker

toaster

dish washer

cooking utensils

pots & pans

plates & bowls

cups, mugs & glasses

-----Common Living Spaces

kitchen bar

dining table for 4

upstairs loft/living room

fireplace

family room

sun room

-----Master Bedroom

queen mattress

private patio and exit to backyard

full length mirror

HDTV

closet

dressers

-----Bedroom #2

full mattress

dressers closet

-----Master Bathroom

tub

large shower/steam room

hair dryer

soap/shampoo/conditioner/moisturizer

curling iron

sink / vanities

toilet

-----Bathroom #2

shower

hair dryer

soap/shampoo/conditioner/moisturizer sink / vanity

toilet

-----Beach Amenities

beach chairs

beach umbrellas

bikes(3 cruisers 1 tandem)

beach bags

fishing poles

coolers

-----Backyard Amenities

muti-level deck

gas BBQ grill

vegetable/fruit/herb garden

sun deck

patio dining for 6-8

shaded lounge area

umbrella table

More Details
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Karin and Will (Owner)
Member since: 2015
Speaks english

About Karin and Will

Will and Karin are both in the hospitality/restaurant business in Manhattan. Karin first fell in love with Manasquan when she first visited as a child and has been a regular ever since. Will grew up traveling and was introduced to Manasquan ten years ago. Together, their goal for Mohegan Wood is for every visitor to fall in love with all Manasquan has to offer in addition to it's famous beach.

Karin and Will purchased this cottage in 2014

Why Karin and Will chose Jersey Shore

Mohegan Wood is a beautiful, soulful home that Karin and Will use themselves in addition to sharing it with others. Because of this the house is maintained and cared for, with more put into it than an "investment" property. Quality is always the first consideration rather than what's cheapest.

What makes this cottage unique

There are many benefits to staying at Mohegan Wood but the primary benefit has to be that when staying here you feel at home like a local instead of visiting like a tourist.

Reviews

5
based on 13 traveller reviews

Local Flavor Living! Feel at home as a local instead of visiting like a tourist
average rating of 5.0 based on 13 reviews
5

Awesome for Fall

  • 5 of 5

This was the perfect little getaway for a fall girls weekend. Will was super nice upon greeting us when we arrived. Many quirky, interesting and artistic touches throughout make this a fun property to stay at. There is a very happy vibe here. Beds were super comfortable and the owners provided all of the comforts needed from home (linens, towels, toiletries, coffee, etc).

Thanks for a great stay. I'll be back next fall. ☺️

  • Review Submitted: Oct 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Absolutely wonderful! House is so charming, clean and accomidating!

  • 5 of 5

We had such a great stay. Home was warm and inviting. Had all the amenities we needed for our vacation. Would definitely stay here again and recommend to anyone looking for a rental home in Manasquan. Thank you Karen and Wil!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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5

Great house in a fantastic location

  • 5 of 5

The quality and character of the house exceeded our expectations. The house was extremely clean and well maintained. The convenient location close to the center of town, the beach, local restaurants and the boardwalk was first rate.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fantastic!

  • 5 of 5

We had such a great time. The house is comfortable and the patio in the back perfect for having a BBQ.

Great location, close enough to walk to the town and a few minutes car ride to a beautiful beach.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 28, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Amazing stay at Mohegan Wood!

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoying our time renting Mohegan Wood for a week. The house was great! Plenty of room, fresh vegetables from the home garden, and lots of cute decor. The house was less than 10 min from the beach and was about 2 minutes away from town where there were plenty of great restaurants to eat at. We highly recommend staying here!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

The perfect place!

  • 5 of 5

What a spectacular house!! It is located in a cozy and quiet neighborhood in walking distance to downtown for shopping and eating. It is just short distance from the beach. The house was clean, cozy, and has an awesome private deck with beautiful flowers, garden, and landscaping. Karin and Will were so accommodating. They made the stay easy and were flexible with our arrival and departure time. If I were to take a trip back to the Jersey Shore I would stay there again without hesitation.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Newark
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Squan Tavern
Nearest Ferry
22 Miles
Seastreak-Conners Highlands
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Spring lake Golf Club
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Manasquan
Nearest Motorway
12 Miles
Garden State Parkway Exit 98
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Squan Tavern
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Manasquan
Car: not necessary

Manasquan is a perfect location. Besides the greatest beach at The Shore, we are close enough to New York City and Atlantic City for day (or night) trips. Also, in addition to the nearby arcade boardwalks of Asbury Park, Point Pleasant Beach and Seaside Heights, Six Flags Great Adventure is nearby as well.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday cottage in Manasquan, New Jersey

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Low
1 Oct 2016 - 13 Apr 2017
1 night minimum stay
A$348
A$2,139
A$7,221
 
 
Xmas
23 Dec 2016 - 25 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
A$2,066
Flat fee
 
 
New Years
30 Dec 2016 - 1 Jan 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$2,066
Flat fee
 
 
Easter
14 Apr 2017 - 16 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$1,939
Flat fee
 
 
Spring
17 Apr 2017 - 26 May 2017
1 night minimum stay
A$388
A$2,541
A$8,157
 
 
Memorial Day
26 May 2017 - 28 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$1,939
Flat fee
 
 
Summer 2017
30 May 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$428
A$2,808
A$10,563
 
 
Labor Day Weekend 2017
1 Sep 2017 - 3 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$1,939
Flat fee
 
 
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
A$348
A$2,139
A$7,221
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit A$669

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage rental in Manasquan, New Jersey

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • City Centre ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , bath with shower , shower enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower enclosure
  • The master bathroom has a real beach feel with grasscloth walls and even an aromatic steam room with shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • The Master bedroom has a queen sized bed, mid-century dressers, closet, sliding glass door to a private porch, ceiling fan and a ceiling dropdown flat screen T.V. Upstairs there is the second bedroom with full size bed, vintage dressers and closet
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Sauna ...
Onsite Services:
  • Chauffeur
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing