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Cozy, exceptional view, quiet, comfortable, yet close to all island attractions

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,800 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

2 bedroom, 2 bathroom, 2 loft sleeping areas with ocean views and outside deck.

This comfortable house provides up and downstairs amenities. The master bedroom with bath is on the ground floor; other bedrooms are upstairs. Additional loft with great views that can be used for additional sleeping space or relaxation. TV and Wireless Internet connectivity. Large deck oversees the landscaped yard, pond and ocean. Within walking distance of private beach. Outside shower and grill.

This home is located in a quiet rural area surrounded by pine trees and coastal landscaping, with a view of Sengekontacket Pond and Nantucket Sound. A substantial deck provides an amazing view of the area.

Within a mile of the house, one will find the bustling town of Oak Bluffs with shopping, restaurants, movie theaters, the Flying Horses Carousel and other entertainment. Restaurants are as varied as the town and sea food is abundantly available. Those interested in the arts can visit the Featherstone Center for the Arts or Andrew Moore studio.

Farm Neck Golf Course is adjacent to Waterview Farm and State Beach is within a 5 mile drive or a kayak ride across the pond. Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary is in the next cove providing abundant nature trails for hiking.

Outdoor activities include bicycling and hiking. Extensive beach and water activities offer kayaking, jet skis, sailing, boat charters and fishing. The house offers each access to these amenities.

Located within easy driving distance of other island towns. Each town has it's own unique personality and attractions. Enjoy the shopping, site seeing and different restaurants of each area. Drive to Aquinnah to see spectacular view of the ocean and the many lighthouses.

One of the most relaxing vacations with many opportunities for activities or just enjoying the scenery and people.

More Details

Owner
Jon Schrade
Member since: 2015
Speaks english
Response time
Within 12 hours
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
22 June, 2018

About Jon Schrade

We are from Massachusetts; we spent summers on the island with our children and finally built our dream home. We retired to the Island and enjoyed all that there is to do in this wonderful place particularly water sports, golf, and great friends and restaurants. I am no longer able to stay in my beloved home but want to share some of the wonderful times with all of you.

Jon Schrade purchased this house in 1979

Why Jon Schrade chose Oak Bluffs

This cottage provides an ideal location for visitors to Martha's Vineyard. Waterview farms is a quiet, well-maintained area that provides an excellent change of pace and get away from the stressors of everyday life. Yet with all of the peace, the house is close to Oak Bluffs and the shopping, unique restaurants and entertainment of the town. It is next door to an exceptional golf course which provides for a great game and magnificent views, and the Felix Neck sanctuary where one can experience various bird and reptile populations and a great nature walk. We are within walking distance of a private beach and a few minutes from the public and much larger state beach. Good view of Sengekontacket Pond and Nantucket Sound. It is easily accessible to the other towns on the Island , Edgartown and Vineyard Haven.

What makes this house unique

Benefits include:

* Comfortable and convenient home

* Newly remodeled with fresh paint, flooring, and furniture

* New appliances: refrigerator, stove, dishwasher

* All pots, pans, dishes and utensils provided

* Deck with comfortable furniture and grill

* Outdoor shower for use after an afternoon on the beach

* Ocean views from most areas in the house and outside

* Coastal landscaping

* Helpful and friendly caretakers and owners

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house rental in Oak Bluffs, Massachusetts

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Golf Course View ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Resort ...
  • Rural
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master Bath - toilet , bath with shower , bath (no shower)
    Outside shower - shower enclosure
    Upstairs bathroom - toilet , shower enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master Bedroom - 1 extra lg. double bed
    Upstairs bedroom - 1 large double bed
    Loft Bedroom - 2 single bed
  • Master Bedroom includes a king size bed and excellent closet space and personal bathroom Upstairs bedroom includes Queen size bed. Open loft room with 2 twins and Daybed in open TV room. Upstairs shares Bathroom with shower.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • long term rentals available
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horse riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
We prefer Saturday to Saturday rentals. It helps to maximum availability. Please contact us if you have a need for some other time frame.

Reviews

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Cozy, exceptional view, quiet, comfortable, yet close to all island attractions
average rating of 4.875 based on 16 reviews
Framingham, MA USA
5

Beautiful and comfortable home with a spectacular view!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in this beautiful home to celebrate Christmas with our family. This house accommodated 5 adults and 3 young children comfortably- with visits from grandparents thrown in! The early morning sunrise is spectacular over the lake. The house contained everything we needed to cook our meals and provided spaces for alone time and shared entertainment. The owner was only a phone call away and answered questions promptly! We felt welcome and well cared for. Thanks for providing our home away from home for a wonderful holiday week!

  • Review Submitted: 07/01/2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Franklin, MA
5

. Amazing Summer Vacation on MV!!

  • 5 of 5

My family and I had an amazing vacation on the Vineyard and thoroughly enjoyed our stay here. The property was wonderful, well maintained and in close proximity to beaches, shops and golf course. We will definitely recommend this property to our friends, family and anyone looking to have a nice vacation on Martha's Vineyard. We are already planning on a return here in 2018.

  • Review Submitted: 20/08/2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Medford, New York
5

Very nice location.

  • 5 of 5

This home away was very nice. The manager was available just a phone call away. We had a very lovely time. It had everything we needed! The outdoor shower was used a lot. And the view was spectacular. Overall it was very nice.

  • Review Submitted: 13/07/2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Very relaxing and a great location.

  • 5 of 5

The house was a good fit for our family. There was always a breeze on the deck regardless of the weather downtown. Enjoyed the variety of birds.

  • Review Submitted: 25/06/2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect home for a getwaway on Martha's Vineyard!

  • 5 of 5

This home was perfect for our group (4 gals, early 40's, girl's weekend) - large, spacious, beautifully decorated, clean and had all you could possibly need for your home away from home. Jon and Leslie were so accommodating, prior to our arrival and at the very start of our visit - making sure we were ok and had everything we needed. The view from every window in the house is breathtaking. Nicely sized deck with table, umbrella and chairs - perfect for morning coffee and happy hour cocktails! There are always risks when booking a vacation house based on photos from a website, but this is the real deal - you will not be disappointed! Thank you again, Jon and Leslie, for allowing us the use of your beautiful home. Sincerely, Jen, Karen, Kate and Evelyn

  • Review Submitted: 05/06/2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful home near a well-maintained, oceanview golf course

  • 5 of 5

The house is nestled at the back of a quiet neightborhood, near Farm Neck golf course and overlooking the pond and the ocean. It's pretty to see the sunset from the deck. We played golf and it's very convenient to just have a super-short drive from the house to the golf course. The house has all the amenities you need for a weekend get-away, a nice kitchen, dishwasher, washer and dryer. Great place to stay when in the island.

  • Review Submitted: 30/05/2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
5.6 Miles
Martha's Vineyard Airport
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Oak Bluffs
Nearest Ferry
6 Miles
Oak Bluffs
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Farm Neck
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
County Rd
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Oak Bluffs
Nearest Beach
4.6 Miles
State Beach
Car: necessary

This home is located in a quiet rural area surrounded by pine trees and nice landscaping, with a private beach on a salt water pond within walking distance and within clear sight of Nantucket Sound/Atlantic Ocean. A substantial deck provides an amazing view of the area. New air conditioning and carpet for 2016.

Within a mile of the house, one will find the bustling town of Oak Bluffs with shopping, restaurants, movie theaters, the famous Flying Horses inside Carousel and other entertainment. Restaurants are as varied as the town and sea food is abundantly available. Those interested in the arts can visit the Featherstone Center for the Arts or Andrew Moore studio.

Farm Neck golf course is within in a mile and the State Beach is within 5 miles. This famous golf course attracts presidents, celebrities, and the general public. The Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary is also nearby.

Outdoor activities include bicycling and hiking. Extensive beach and water activities offer kayaking, jet skis, sailing, boat charters and fishing. The house offers easy access to these amenities.

Located within easy driving distance of other island towns. Each town has it's own unique personality and attractions. Enjoy the shopping, site seeing and different restaurants of each area. Drive to Aquinnah to see spectacular view of the ocean and the famous clay Gay Head Cliffs.

Relax and enjoy your vacation with the many opportunities for activities, and along the way, enjoy the wonderful New England seaside culture with its beautiful scenery and its unforgettable Vineyard people.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday house in Oak Bluffs, Massachusetts

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer 18.1
2 Jun 2018 - 29 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
AU$3,360
 
 
Summer 18.2
30 Jun 2018 - 3 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
AU$4,032
 
 
Summer 18.3
4 Aug 2018 - 17 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
AU$4,704
 
 
Summer 18.4
18 Aug 2018 - 7 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
AU$4,032
 
 
Summer18.5
8 Sep 2018 - 26 Oct 2018
7 night minimum stay
AU$3,360
 
 
Summer 19.1
1 Jun 2019 - 28 Jun 2019
7 night minimum stay
AU$3,360
 
 
Summer 19.2
29 Jun 2019 - 2 Aug 2019
7 night minimum stay
AU$4,032
 
 
Summer 19.3
3 Aug 2019 - 16 Aug 2019
7 night minimum stay
AU$4,704
 
 
Summer 19.4
17 Aug 2019 - 6 Sep 2019
7 night minimum stay
AU$4,032
 
 
Summer 19.4
7 Sep 2019 - 25 Oct 2019
7 night minimum stay
AU$3,360
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
AU$470
AU$2,688
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit AU$335.97
Cleaning AU$335.97

Saturday to Saturday rentals

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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