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Waterfront Getaway With Beautiful Views Of Sengekontacket Pond

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,350 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 15 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom, Sleeps 6

This fully air conditioned 3 bedroom cottage sits directly on Sengekontacket Pond in the town of Edgartown. You will be welcomed through a wooden archway leading you to a cobblestone courtyard full of perennial plantings leading up to a wrap-around mahogany deck that affords incredible views of Senge Pond and stone steps leading down to it. Inside you will find an open, very well appointed cottage with equally stunning views of the water.

The first floor has an open floor plan with the kitchen, dining room and living room all together with vaulted ceilings and skylights. The first floor is also where you will find the first two bedrooms, full bath and laundry. All conveniently located towards the back of the house and can be closed off with a door for added privacy. There is also a pull-out sofa couch in the living room for your convenience.

Following the open staircase up to the second floor you will find a very nice sitting area just out side the master bedroom. Inside the master bedroom you still have amazing water views through the french doors that can also be closed off for privacy. Connected directly to the master bedroom is the second full bath.

This is a great cottage that is a perfect balance of island living with its clean white interior and hardwood floors, to its breathtaking water views. Its location on the pond is perfect for swimming, kayaking to the Jaw's Bridge, diving, boating or just about anything else you would like to do. Downtown Edgartown is only 2 miles away and the closest public beach is only 3 miles away and even though the cottage is just an 8 minute walk to the bus route and bike path it is still recommended to have a car for everyday convenience and to allow you the opportunity to explore the entire island and all that it has to offer.

So whether you're looking for an island getaway where you can enjoy everything from the privacy of your own cottage or if you're looking to see the whole island or a combination of the two, this is a perfect place to start.

Please be advised that if you plan on bringing a car to the island, especially during the peak summer months, it is mandatory to make reservations well in advance. The Steamship Authority typically begins accepting reservations in January for the upcoming year.

More Details

Owner
Dave
Member since: 2015
Speaks english
Response time
Within an hour
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
19 June, 2018

About Dave

Married with 2 kids and a lifelong resident of Massachusetts

Dave purchased this house in 2015

Why Dave chose Edgartown

My family and I started coming to the island in 2010 and just fell in love with it. It is such a family friendly place with something for everyone. This is the type of place where you will build memories that last a lifetime.

What makes this house unique

This house is a perfect combination being right on the water and still just minutes from downtown Edgartown.

Amenities

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

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1350 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • 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 ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master Bath - toilet , shower enclosure
    Main Bathroom - toilet , bath with shower
    Outdoor Shower - outdoor shower , This is an open-air shower and is not completely private.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 single bed
    Master Bedroom - 1 extra lg. double bed , Sealy Beauty Rest Platinum
    Bedroom 3 - 1 large double bed , Serta Pillowtop
  • All bedrooms have flat screen TV's and cable.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • long term rentals available
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Toilet paper, soap, dish detergent, laundry soap, shampoos and other consumables are to be purchased by the TENANT. No reimbursement will be made for unused consumables left at the premises. If a consumable exists at the premises when the TENANT arrives the TENANT is free to use them.

Reviews

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Waterfront Getaway With Beautiful Views Of Sengekontacket Pond
average rating of 4.939394 based on 33 reviews
5

Perfect vacation home on the water!

  • 5 of 5

We had an absolutely wonderful 2 week stay in this beautiful home which sits directly in Segekontacket Pond. The view from the house is simply ideal and we never tired of just gazing at it from the lovely deck, living room or loft. The owner had kayaks available for our use and we went out on the pond numerous times and explored. The house had everything we needed and wanted -- great kitchen with every imaginable appliance, three beautiful well appointed bedrooms, two full bathrooms with awesome showers, four flat screen TVs, great sound system connected to the TV in the main room, and over the top master suite. I could go on forever -- the furniture was comfy, the washer/dryer nice and easy to use, Internet access was great, neighbors were friendly, and the kitchen and awesome grill made us truly enjoy cooking spectacular meals while on vacation! The location is perfect -- close to the supermarket and other shops in Edgartown, State Beach and Felix Neck Audobon Reserve, and a really quick drive or bus ride to Oaks Bluffs or Vineyard Haven. Let me just add that everything in the house was in perfect working order. The owner, Dave, was extremely helpful and responsive. One small thing broke during our stay and he had it fixed within 6 hours. I have been renting vacation homes in MV for more than 20 years and this is my best experience. My family is hoping to return to this wonderful home again next year!

  • Review Submitted: 20/08/2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Valerie, Thank you for such a great review...I'm blushing! I'm so glad you and your family had such a good time and we can't wait to have you back next year. Thanks again, Dave
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5

Perfection!

  • 5 of 5

If you have the opportunity to stay in Dave and Renee's home, book immediately! You will be very, very pleased!

We have stayed in Martha's Vineyard many times over the years, and this accommodation is by far the best we have rented. The location on the lake is exquisite; the views, the natural habitat, and the peacefulness of sitting on the deck all contribute to making this a very special home. The house itself is a perfect summer retreat with room to sleep 6. From the moment we entered the garden area until we went to sleep that evening, we were delighted!

The house is immaculate with an amazingly well stocked kitchen (with extras like spices, coffee filters, and two coffee makers), the beds are comfortable, the house is light and airy, and

the house design lends itself to a very relaxing visit. We look forward to our return!

  • Review Submitted: 23/05/2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful waterfront view - quiet and peaceful.

  • 5 of 5

Great surprise for my wife ... excellent location and convenient to Edgartown . Clean and comfortable .. beautiful view !

  • Review Submitted: 12/05/2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Derwood!
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5

Beautiful and relaxing! Everything we expected and more!

  • 5 of 5

We visited during the off season and the weather was not always sunny, yet we still had an amazing trip :). The home has the magic of a coastal cottage, with plenty of space for 6 people (without feeling like you are on top of each other). Waking up to the waterfront view is so peaceful and serene- simply indescribable. The locals were so friendly and gave great recommendations on places to see and some great eats. We traveled with young kids ages 2, 4, and 6 and even they had a blast. It’s always a good sign when your kids ask, “when we can go back” :) Highly recommend!!!

  • Review Submitted: 03/04/2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Miranda for such a great review and I'm glad you all had such a good time despite the weather.
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5

Wonderful

  • 5 of 5

What a great place! Owner and Caretaker are very responsive!

  • Review Submitted: 11/11/2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Lisa!
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Special spot

  • 5 of 5

We came here with our family with 2 boys for a fall get away. This house was perfect for us! More than enough room and a great jumping spot to explore the whole island. Also, the kayaks were fantastic and we took the boys over to the "Jaws" bridge to jump off (out of all the things we did, they loved this most!). Location is special with the water views and neighborhood feel and it was so nice to have a "home" where we could relax and cook after a long day outside (Kitchen is stocked with any cooking item you need). Boat ramp is next door but it wasn't any issue for us. We got to chat with the couple of locals who came by to go shellfishing. Overall, the neighborhood was very quiet and peaceful. I will miss coffee on that amazing deck!

  • Review Submitted: 10/10/2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Michelle, I'm glad you had such a good time and that the boys loved the Jaws Bridge...I still can't get my girls to do it:-) The deck will be waiting for you anytime you want to return. Thanks again, Dave
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Map

Nearest Airport
6.5 Miles
Martha's Vineyard Airport
Nearest Barpub
1.5 Miles
Bad Martha's Brewery
Nearest Ferry
6 Miles
Steamship Authority - Vineyard Haven / Oak Bluffs
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Edgartown Golf Club
Nearest Restaurant
1.7 Miles
Lucky Hank's, Sharky's
Nearest Beach
3 Miles
Joseph Sylvia State Beach
Car: recommended

The house is located right on Sengekontacket Pond, which is a salt pond connected to Vineyard/Nantucket Sound through two bridges with a 6' height clearance for boats. It is also right along side a small public boat launch. It is about an 8 minute walk to the bus route and bike path.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday house in Edgartown, Massachusetts

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Late June
16 Jun 2018 - 22 Jun 2018
3 night minimum stay
AU$876
AU$6,063
 
 
End June
23 Jun 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
8 night minimum stay
AU$974
 
 
4th of July
1 Jul 2018 - 15 Jul 2018
15 night minimum stay
AU$1,058
 
 
July
16 Jul 2018 - 20 Jul 2018
5 night minimum stay
AU$1,058
 
 
July
21 Jul 2018 - 27 Jul 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
AU$7,410
 
 
August
28 Jul 2018 - 24 Aug 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
AU$8,084
 
 
Late Season
25 Aug 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
AU$7,410
 
 
Labor Day Week
1 Sep 2018 - 7 Sep 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
AU$6,063
 
 
Off Season
8 Sep 2018 - 21 Sep 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
AU$5,389
 
 
Off Season
22 Sep 2018 - 26 Oct 2018
3 night minimum stay
AU$674
AU$4,716
 
 
Off Season
27 Oct 2018 - 20 Nov 2018
2 night minimum stay
AU$404
From
AU$472
Fri,Sat
 
 
Thanksgiving
21 Nov 2018 - 25 Nov 2018
4 night minimum stay
AU$539
 
 
Off Season
26 Nov 2018 - 20 Dec 2018
2 night minimum stay
AU$404
From
AU$472
Fri,Sat
 
 
Christmas
21 Dec 2018 - 31 Dec 2018
3 night minimum stay
AU$539
 
 
Off Season
1 Jan 2019 - 25 Apr 2019
3 night minimum stay
AU$404
 
 
Off Season
26 Apr 2019 - 30 May 2019
3 night minimum stay
AU$472
 
 
Off Season
31 May 2019 - 7 Jun 2019
3 night minimum stay
AU$674
 
 
Mid-June
8 Jun 2019 - 14 Jun 2019
3 night minimum stay
AU$808
 
 
Late June
15 Jun 2019 - 21 Jun 2019
3 night minimum stay
AU$876
 
 
End June
22 Jun 2019 - 28 Jun 2019
3 night minimum stay
AU$943
 
 
July
29 Jun 2019 - 26 Jul 2019
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
AU$7,410
 
 
August
27 Jul 2019 - 23 Aug 2019
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
AU$8,084
 
 
Late August
24 Aug 2019 - 30 Aug 2019
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
AU$7,410
 
 
Labor Day Week
31 Aug 2019 - 6 Sep 2019
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
AU$6,063
 
 
September
7 Sep 2019 - 20 Sep 2019
3 night minimum stay
AU$808
 
 
Off Season
21 Sep 2019 - 4 Oct 2019
3 night minimum stay
AU$741
 
 
Off Season
5 Oct 2019 - 25 Oct 2019
3 night minimum stay
AU$674
 
 
Off Season
26 Oct 2019 - 22 Nov 2019
3 night minimum stay
AU$472
 
 
Thanksgiving
23 Nov 2019 - 30 Nov 2019
4 night minimum stay
AU$539
 
 
Off Season
1 Dec 2019 - 20 Dec 2019
3 night minimum stay
AU$404
 
 
Christmas
21 Dec 2019 - 31 Dec 2019
3 night minimum stay
AU$539
 
 
Off Season
1 Jan 2020 - 24 Apr 2020
3 night minimum stay
AU$404
 
 
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
AU$4,716
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee AU$269.46
Refundable Sec. Deposit AU$1,010.48

Check-in is at 3:00 pm and Check-out is at 10:00 am

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • No refunds for cancellations made after payment is made
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