Don't judge a book by it's cover! This charming Plum Island vacation rental is the perfect place for a fun, no-frills beach getaway! With a bright, comfortable and newly furnished interior, and space for up to six guests and one dog, you will be in vacation mode as soon as you step inside.
Located right across the street from beach access, this two-bedroom home is the end unit of a group of similar small abodes. The beach is very close, so go ahead and head down to the sand, walk over to the nearby restaurants, and spend a day out enjoying the sunshine and friendly atmosphere of this town.
Inside you will find bright pops of color that add a bit of whimsy, as well as a full kitchen, living area, and all the comforts of home. However, with the beach so close, you won't want to spend too much time indoors!
Step inside this cozy unit to find a living area with some seating and a TV. There's a Roku box, so you can stream your favorite shows from Netflix, watch YouTube, or play a movie from the other major streaming sites. With WiFi access provided, you will have no trouble looking up restaurant reviews or posting your vacation pictures to Facebook. A full kitchen has new appliances and cookware so you can whip up tasty meals here when you don't feel like eating at a restaurant.
The full bathroom has been recently remodeled and features a tiled shower. In the first bedroom is a lovely full-size bed where you will sleep soundly, and the second room has a twin-over-full bunk bed, making it a fun place for younger guests to rest. Add in the full-size sofa bed and this home can accommodate six guests. You're also welcome to bring one dog with you, though please note there is an additional fee.
Step outside to the enclosed, sandy back yard area to find a space with some seating, a charcoal grill, and even a firepit! Bring some marshmallows to roast for a sweet ending to a perfect day spent soaking in the sunshine at the beach.
Here on friendly Plum Island, you will be able to walk around between restaurants, home, and the beach. Start by strolling just across the street to the public access and walk right out onto the soft sand. Dip your feet in the water, build sand castles, or simply gaze out at the gorgeous scenery and relax. Nearby are multiple restaurants, including the well-loved Plum Island Grille, where you can enjoy a dinner of fresh oysters while enjoying the views! There's also the more casual Plum Island Beachcoma, which offers a variety of dishes and fun cocktails.
Around the area, you can also find plenty of ways to stay busy. Plum Island is well known as a birdwatcher's paradise, especially the Parker River National Wildlife Refuge, which is located on the southern part of the island. You could also check out Joppa Flats and Plum Island Sound. Of course, with so much water nearby, you could also go fishing or boating if you wish. And, with larger towns such as Newburyport, Amesbury, and many more nearby, you can easily take daytrips to explore more of the region.
Plum Island is wonderful little island on the North shore of Massachusetts. It is a quiet beach community perfect for families, couples, or any one looking to enjoy a beach vacation. Plum Island has the beautiful sandy beaches, the amazing natural habitats found on the Parker River Wildlife Refuge, amazing bird watching, and a lovely light house on the northern end of the island. It is in close proximity (about 4 miles) to downtown Newburyport and it history, culture, dining and shopping attractions. Plum Island is also about 30 minutes south of Portsmouth NH, which is another lovely seaside community. Boston is 45 min away, and can be accessed by route 95 or the Newburyport commuter rail train which is only 5 min away from Plum Island. There is something for everyone in this area, whether you want to enjoy all that coastal New England has to offer or simply relax and enjoy the sand and surf.