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Bright and Cozy Beach Cottage, Tranquil Family Village

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Space 1,400 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 14 nights

Overview

About the property

3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom plus outdoor shower

Enjoy carefree summer fun in a bright and cozy cottage. Located in the tranquil, family-friendly village of Saltaire, two blocks from the ocean and half a block from the bay. The cottage is a sixties gem, designed, built and owned by a European architect, and features a spectacular, double-height “great room” that floods with early morning light! Not recommended for children under 4 y.o.

Minimum 2 week rentals in July and August only. Only one 1 week rental per season.

Saltaire is best for families. No cars, so your grade-schooler can go from home to day camp to a buddy's house to the beach, etc. all by bicycle. Really an ideal setting for families with children between 4 and 14 years of age.

Saltaire features a large grassy ball field/playground/basketball court complex right in the center of the village which is unique in the area and reflects the town's orientation to families with kids. On weekday mornings, the ball field hosts a day camp, another unique feature which will help your kid find activities and buddies. (Day camp requires an immunization record and simple doctor's letter -- see www.saltaire.org.) And then of course there is the spectacular ocean beach, a two-minute bicycle ride from our cottage.

Absolutely no group rentals please.

More Details

Owner
Jura Vizbaras
Member since: 2008
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
23 May, 2017

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Fair Harbor in Fire Island

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
Location Type:
  • near the sea
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Outdoor - Outdoor Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed , Bunk beds
  • Three bedrooms.
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Wood Decking
  • 1 bicycles
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 2 deck chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • not suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • bay
  • library
  • playground
  • recreation centre
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • paddle boating
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • hiking
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

5/5 -
(1 traveller reviews)

Bright and Cozy Beach Cottage, Tranquil Family Village
average rating of 5.0 based on 1 reviews
5

Paradise on Fire Island

  • 5 of 5

We have rented on Fire Island every year for six years now and this was our best experience yet. The design of the house could not be more perfect. The bedrooms are cool and cozy and the common space is private and beautifully lit. The garden is full of flowers and little fruit bearing trees which make the yard feel like a little Eden among tall reeds. The outdoor shower is spacious and well placed. The bicycles are in good working condition, as are the rest of the amenities in the house. Unlike some of the other houses we've rented on the island, my husband and I loved that this seemed to be a house that someone actually cared for. The icing on the cake for us was the wonderful collection of books, not a single trashy novel among them, which are neatly arranged on shelves in almost every single room. One could just spend a week revisiting 19th century poetry in this house, or brushing up on one's philosophy or modernist fiction. It's the perfect setting for both relaxation and inspiration. Another bonus: The owner is helpful and charming.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 12, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
10 Miles
MacArthur
Nearest Train
7 Miles
Bay Shore
Nearest Beach
0.3 Miles
Car: not necessary

Other Activities: Softball, Basketball, Beach Volleyball, Kayaking, Windsurfing

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Fair Harbor, Long Island

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
14 night minimum stay
£5,411
for 14 nights
£2,706
 

Additional pricing information

$3,500 per week.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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