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Bill Metzger

Member since: 2012
Call Manager
Speaks English

Expansive views of Chesapeake Bay.

Bedrooms 4
Separate WC's2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

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Photos and Description of this 4 bedroom holiday home in Moon - Blue Water Haven

5 Bdrm's, Sleeps 10, 3 full bathrooms, 3 half baths, newly renovated.

- Expansive water views of the Chesapeake Bay from every room of the house.

- Large private pool with a gas grill as well as a gas streamer pot to roast some delicious oysters or steam a pot of Chesapeake Bay crabs.

- Kayaks & life jackets provided to explore the quiet coves.

- Bring your own boat or rent one locally. Private concrete loading ramp and private boathouse that accommodates two 36' craft.

- Bicycles & helmets provided to enjoy our quiet country lanes or pack a picnic and ride just 4 miles to white sand Haven Beach or just 2 miles into the little town of Mathews.

- Crab pots provided for guests. Children love baiting them and checking to see what they caught for dinner.

- A little less than an hours drive to the most historic locations in the United States--Colonial Williamsburg (first U.S. capitol), Jamestown (first settlers landed here), Yorktown (famous for the action it saw during the Revolutionary War).

- A little less than an hours drive to one of the largest theme parks and water parks in the United States -- Busch Gardens.

- Watch world class yachts and sailboats come and go from the Mathews Yacht Club just up the river.

- Get away from it all in the hammock enjoying the expansive views and breezes off the Bay.

- Many excellent movies in the library for your pleasure or the games or cd's available to our guests.

- Roast marshmallows or hot dogs at the waterside fire pit. Starter fluid, fire wood, and telescoping forks provided.

- Watch the moon rise and see the stars brighter than you have probably ever seen them due to the low light pollution here.

- 20,000 watt propane backup generator which will provide electric service for entire house if main power is lost.

- High chair (1) and "pack & play" (1) available.

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  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Bill Metzger (Property Manager)
Member since: 2012
Call Manager
Speaks English

About Bill Metzger

Bill Metzger is originally from Oklahoma, but has lived in Virginia for the past 35 years. Now semi-retired I love living on the Chesapeake Bay and near the small but charming town of Mathews.

Why Bill Metzger chose Virginia

The house has expansive views from every room in the house. At least 110 years old this house has weathered many storms and hurricanes. It was a working farm. In this area most farmers also were watermen with fishing boats.

The house has been modernized to today's high standards yet continues to maintain it's coastal farm house charm. It has everything a coastal property should have. A quiet slide into the cove for kayaks, boat loading ramp and boathouse that can accommodate two 36' craft.

What makes this house unique

The first time I saw this property, it was love at first sight. Nothing beats the expansive views and when the sun is at a certain angle the water definitely looks blue -- thus, Blue Water Haven.

It is a haven from all the worries of the world. Although if you want to stay in touch with the world we have WiFi and TV's in every room.


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(64 traveller reviews)
Expansive views of Chesapeake Bay.
average rating of 5.0 based on 64 reviews

Wonderful week at this very interesting and beautiful property

  • 5 of 5

We travelled from the UK and met us with our family who live in US and spent a brilliant week at this lovely house. The pool was Moorish and we spent hours enjoying its delights. Our family brought their sailboat and had such fun around the bay and they also learnt how to kayak and canoe with the boats available for use. The location was very quiet and the property suited all of our needs. All in all a good time was had by everyone. Thank you Bill.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Incredible Week at a Beautiful Property

  • 5 of 5

The property is very well maintained and equipped from extra firewood for the fire pit to a gorgeous well lit pool area with plenty of seating and shade. The house was very clean and had great places to relax and eat as a group. The yard was a home run, meticulously maintained but usable. The lawn to the water was amazing for all sorts of sports and provided a breathtaking view of the bay. We will definitely find our way back for another stay.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 16, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful family vacation

  • 5 of 5

We rented this property for a week to celebrate my birthday with my husband and adult children. We want to be away from high traffic tourist area and this was just the spot. The home was beautiful exactly how it is advertised. We love being on the water the views were amazing and the salt water pool was a hit. This was the best equipped home I have ever rented, it had basically everything. The owner provided us with a lot of information and things to do in the area prior to our arrival. He greeted us the day we arrive and reviewed everything we needed to know about the house for the week. I have absolutely no complaints well worth the money and we actually felt like we were home. Best birthday ever thank you Bill!!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A wee bit of heaven!

  • 5 of 5

This was an amazing place to stay. The house and property was meticulously kept. All the amenities were above and beyond expectations. This is the only family vacation that my 2 grandsons did not want to leave. Kudos to the owner and we will be back again.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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a one of a kind property

  • 5 of 5

We rented this property for a 4 day weekend to celebrate a big wedding anniversary and it was everything we wanted and more... one night we cooked a 7 course dinner for the celebration and the kitchen was very well equipped, including very nice dishes and glasses. We thought that we would spend our days visiting some of the surrounding historical sights, but with the bikes and kayaks and beautiful property, we ended up staying very local and enjoying all that the house and grounds had to offer. And, Bill was very helpful and a delight to talk to. We have rented several properties in the past and this was by far the best equipped! We enjoyed our stay thoroughly, and we will be back!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Probably the greatest pleasure for the homeowner in offering their property for rental is the satisfaction of learning how much the guests recognize the effort and attention to detail put in by the owner to make their stay more enjoyable. Thank you for your kind words. You and your family were wonderful guests. I hope your parents 50th anniversary turned out as expected. And, I do hope you will be able to make your way back at some point in the future. Bill
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A Little Slice of Heaven

  • 5 of 5

My sisters and I, (there's six of us) surprised our mother for her 80th birthday by renting this lovely home. Each of the rooms are beautifully decorated, country charm with a beachy feel. The house was very clean when we arrived and had all the amenities you could ever need, just like if you were at home. The living room, dining room were large enough for us all to set comfortably together and then there were plenty of bedrooms when we wanted some time to ourselves. All the beds were comfortable, everyone said they all slept well. Outside was just as beautiful (just wish we could have seen the sun while we were there). We enjoyed a bike ride one afternoon, a cookout, singing by the fire at night, and it was a beautiful spot to take family pictures. The pool area was beautiful, but the weather didn't cooperate with us on that...too cold! The are is very quite and peaceful. The house is very close to Food Lion and a few restaurants in Matthews. We didn't eat out at all, we just went to the Food Lion bought groceries and pitched in making meals.

Bill met my family when they first arrived and took the time to show everyone around the property. I had to call him that night to let him know that one of the coffee makers didn't work and that we couldn't lock the living room doors, (we weren't doing it correctly), he was very friendly and walked me through locking the door correctly. The next morning he showed up with a coffee maker. We all very much enjoyed meeting Bill and talking with him.

I have stayed a quite a few "Home Away" rentals and this was by far the nicest home I have stayed at, I would defiantly recommend this home to anyone. We all hope to come back again for another visit, so we can use that pool and go kayaking. We couldn't have asked for a more perfect place to stay for our celebration. The only thing that would have made it completely perfect was if the sun had of came out! Thanks so much Bill!

  • Review Submitted: May 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Newport News, Virginia
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Several town of Mathews
Nearest Golf
18 Miles
Piankatank Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
24 Miles
Interstate 64
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Several in town of Mathews
Nearest Beach
4 Miles
Haven Beach
Car: necessary

Less than one hour from historic Colonial Williamsburg, Yorktown, Jamestown, Bush Gardens, and WaterCountry USA.

The best fishing and boating area along the Chesapeake Bay.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Moon, Chesapeake Bay - Northern Neck

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Summer (Peak)
28 May 2016 - 16 Sep 2016
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Fall 2016
17 Sep 2016 - 19 Nov 2016
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
20 Nov 2016 - 27 Nov 2016
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
28 Nov 2016 - 21 Dec 2016
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
22 Dec 2016 - 2 Jan 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Winter 2017
3 Jan 2017 - 23 Mar 2017
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
Early Spring 2017
24 Mar 2017 - 27 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Spring 2017
28 Apr 2017 - 26 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Peak Summer 2017
27 May 2017 - 15 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Fall 2017
17 Sep 2017 - 16 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Linen & House Cleaning £130
Refundable Damage Deposit £382
Tax Rate 5.3%

FULLY FURNISHED - sheets, bath & pool towels, robes, paper, soaps, shampoos. Kitchen has dish soap, dishwasher detergent, towels, trash bags & all cooking/eating utensils. TV's & DVD's in living & breakfast area &all bedrooms. WiFi enabled. Laundry avail.
FULLY REFUNDABLE $500 damage deposit & $170 Cleaning Fee are not taxed and due at time of final payment. Cancel Policy explained in Agreement.
2 DAY RENTALS on selected dates: Pricing subject to change for 2 night stays - please contact owner for quote.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Moon, USA

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Bottled Water
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer ...
  • Gourmet Kitchen
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 10 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 2 Separate WC's
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , next to full bath w/ combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 5 - Toilet
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , Pvt balcony overlooking The Bay w/ in-room full bath.
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , Veiws of River & Bay w/ full bathroom
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed , with in-room half bath
    Bedroom 5 - 1 Single Bed , small studio w/ private adj half bath
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Single Bed , Gr floor w/ full views of River, Bay, Pool & adj full bath
  • All bedrooms have satellite tv service and DVD players along with clock radios.
  • Books ...
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • DVR
  • Games ...
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library ...
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Boat Dock
  • Terrace ...
  • Deck Furniture
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Large Cooler
  • Garden ...
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Barbecue ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Veranda ...
  • Porch Furniture
  • veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Yard
  • 12 garden chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
  • bay
  • churches
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • library
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hunting
  • Kayaking
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
within an hour or so of many historical/entertainment sites to include: Jamestown, Colonial Williamsburg, Yorktown, Bush Gardens, Water Country USA.

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