Directly on Long Beach Rockport MA

Cottage view from the beach wall/walkwayA view along the beach wall from the front patioRear of the cottage with rear entry, conservatory,Rear twin bedroomMiddle bedroom and skylightsOcean view master bedroomThird floor bathroom with skylights and hot tubKitchen view with part of the living room in the bConservatory dinning area and view of the rear creRear kitchen and conservatory dinning areaThe other end of the living roomOcean view through one of the living room windowsLiving Room with Ocean viewPart of the living roomRear Deck, cooking and dining areaFront patio entrance from the rear side yard gardeSide yard garden and outdoor showerFirst floor patio area, side yard garden, and entrFamily Room/Den with Kitchenette, Bath and Sleepin
148 Long Beach, Rockport, MA 01966

Overview

Bedrooms: 4
Bathrooms: 3
Sleeps 10
Per week $1,650 - $2,500
Type: Home
Description of the Rockport vacation home rental
Beautiful Long Beach on Cape Ann

Update - While this property is being offered for sale, we WILL be renting for the 2012 season.

This is an updated fully remodeled 1900's Beach Home at the front of the seawall above the sandy beach at the Rockport end of Long Beach. There are three floors with the top floor having three bedrooms and sleeping for six, with all linens, cable TV, and a full bath. Ocean views are visible from all bedrooms.

The middle floor has a fully custom furnished living room with leather lounges, a desk area ,a 36 inch LCD cable TV with DVD, a fully applianced stocked kitchen with disposal, all utensils, a center island, adjacent to a full bathroom with a W/D. There is seating for seven in a fully glassed-in conservatory dining area viewing the rear creek and marsh with no other cottages behind you. The rear deck has an umbrella and table with full seating along with a propane-gas cooking grill.

The lower floor has a pull-out futon couch, seating, cabinets, small spare refrigerator, play area, sleeping loft, a third full bath, and a built-in vacuum that services all floors. A rear lower deck has more seating next to a garden area and also has an outside warm shower.
There is parking for four or more vehicles and room for your boat or kayak on the creek behind you.

Note: 1/2 of the rental fee will be due when a reservation is given and the remainder due eight weeks before your arrrival.

Kimberly Vierstra

Area Info
Rockport, Mass Travel Guide
Escape to historic Rockport, Massachusetts. For over 160 years, people have traveled to Rockport for our miles of lovely beaches, boulder-strewn paths through woods and glades, and that uncommonly magical light that has inspired painters since Winslow Homer.

In an hour's pleasant drive north of Boston, you can enjoy a romantic getaway, exquisite dining and a unique shopping experience—all in a single day.

The Rockport Chamber of Commerce invites you to use our online travel guide to find a vacation package that will give you a break from the bustle of city life. Come visit our seaside village just 40 miles north of Boston.

Most visitors will like to spend a visit to "Bearskin Neck" at the shops and restaurants just off dock square in the Rockport downtown area.
Property Rates
Begins Ends Week
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Sep 29 2014 Oct 14 2014 - - $1,650 - 1 week
Apr 27 2015 Jun 02 2015 - - $1,650 - 1 week
Sep 01 2015 Sep 29 2015 - - $2,500 - 1 week
Check In: 2 p.m. Check Out: 10 a.m.
Lodging tax: 0 %
Deposits: For multiple week stays, we may be able to arrange a discount. Please inquire about discounted rates. One half of rental fee due at first reservation. Remainder of rental fee due eight weeks before occupancy.
Payment Options: Cashier's Check, Personal Check
Other Fees: There is a vehicle entrance fee (about $30/wk, $12/day) as you turn off of Rte 117 and pass through the manned entrance onto the Old County Road. You will then turn left and head to the third home from the end of the road. The fee prevents the rest of Massachusetts from using your 4-5 parking spaces. The vehicle entrance is always open and is usually manned only from 8am - 5pm.
Other Vacation Rental Amenities
Many restaurants, art galaries, museums,and dock areas in Rockport, Gloucester, and Essex.
Reviews for this vacation home rental in Rockport, Massachusetts
Stephanie Querci

Stephanie Querci

North Andovet, MA

Long Beach treasure

August 9, 2012

Our family of 6 was quite comfortable in this home with room to spare! The 3 full baths, outdoor shower & laundry more than accomodated our needs. The house is stocked quite well and we honestly didn't want for anything that wasn't provided. The beds are comfy, linens & towels abound, kitchen items plentiful in this well maintained property. The pristine beach cannot be topped! It is a treasure in New England & beyond. You wake to a view from the master bedroom that is remarkable. At low tide the stretch of beach makes way for games of frisbee & bocce. Long walks or runs or jogs are inevitable. High tide can be tricky as the water leaves little room betwen the shore & rocks but the house has a fabulous sitting area out front with lounge chairs for many. Sand chairs are at your disposable, as well. Great waves for boogie boarding! Throw a fishing line from the shore or cast off the rocks & there's a good chnce to catch a keepsr! The location is ideal for going off to Bearskin Neck or to historic downtown Gloucester yet quite honestly there's little need to leave the property! There is wi-fi and a Wii should there be a rainy day uring your stay. One tv which we found enjoyable as we gthered at night as family. The kitchen area is quite large should you chose to eat indoors although there is a back deck table by the grill overlooking a beautiful marsh. The sea breeze flows through the home & there are plenty of fans throughout. All in all a fabulous destination & choice of a vacation home. The owners daughter is responsive & easy to work with if needed!

Kathleen Dupuis

Kathleen Dupuis

Wilbraham MA

Great beach retreat

August 16, 2010

What a fantastic home and location, directly on the beach with views right from the deck. A great vacation spot with everything you need..well supplied and plenty of space for all. Wish we could have brought the ocean home with us !!! Hope to return next summer, The Dupuis Family

Owner Supplied Testimonials
Guestbook

Dear Louise and Andy....We had a fantastic time at your home in Rockport. We are very interested in returning next summer if yu have the first two weeks of August available.
Leslie S.

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