Bay View Cottage is located in the quiet little bayside village of Smith Beach, Virginia. It is situated on a beautiful lot with 160 feet of beach frontage on the Chesapeake Bay. You'll see natural unspoiled
beauty and breathtaking sunsets from your own back yard.
At Bay View Cottage you can just sit back, relax, and enjoy the view; or, take advantage of the crabbing, clamming, swimming, boating, and fishing that are right at your back door.
If you plan to bring your boat, you'll find a boat ramp within 1/4 of a mile of the cottage.
Come and enjoy a memorable vacation in our "Change of Pace Place" on Virginia's Eastern Shore.
Maximum of 8. Three bedrooms: two twins and a double in master bedroom; queens in each of the other two bedrooms. Two full baths. Kitchen is fully equipped. Large knotty pine paneled living area. Large screened-in porch facing the bay. Outside deck overlooking the bay with stairs leading down to your own private beach. New updates include a big screen TV, WIFI, free long distance phone calls, and a new Keurig coffee maker.
May-October: $1,250.00 per week.
November-April: Rent by the month at $800 plus utilities(must make arrangements with landlord)
A $200 deposit is required on all rentals. The deposit will be refunded approximately two weeks after departure, if everything is left as you found it.
You may reserve the cottage through HomeAway (only after approval of landlord). A check or money order for 50% of the total rent is required. The balance of the rent plus the security deposit is due 30 days prior to arrival. You can use your credit card with HomeAway.
The cottage is completely furnished including: pillows, pots, pans, dishes, tableware, kitchen appliances, big flat screen TV, WIFI, telephone with free long distance calling, stereo, air conditioning, microwave, etc. Not Furnished Are: bed linens,washcloths, soap, towels, dish cloths, and dish towels.
If any appliance or equipment malfunctions, every effort will be made to correct the problem; however, there will be no refunds for appliance or air conditioner failure or breakdown.
Absolutely No Pets will be allowed in the cottage.
Free local and long distance calling.
ARRIVAL & DEPARTURE:
Weekly rentals run Saturday to Saturday. Check-in begins no earlier than 3:00 PM. Check-out is no later than 11:00 AM. Although priority is given to weekly rentals; 2-day or 3-day weekend rentals can sometimes be arranged with the landlord.
FAMILY GROUPS ONLY:
We rent to families and professional groups only. Fraternities, sororities, etc. are not allowed. Violation will result in eviction with no refund.
From Rt. 13 take Eastville exit to Rt. 13 business. Take Rt. 634 in a westerly direction; go slightly more than 2 miles, veer right onto Rt. 666 (Smith Beach Road); go 1.3 miles; see Bay View Cottage on the left. The cottage is green with a detached garage and a fenced-in front yard. See 911 number 15712 affixed to the fence.
Your keys (2) are located in a combination security lock box found on the left front corner of the garage. You will be notified of your combination code after we receive full payment plus the security deposit. When leaving PLEASE PLACE THE KEYS BACK IN THE SECURITY BOX.
When booking through HomeAway: if cancellation is made 60 days prior to rental date a 100% refund will be made. If the cancellation is made 30 days or less prior to rental a 50% refund will be made.
So that we may continue to offer reasonable rates, we require each renter to clean the cottage before departure. Please vacuum, clean the bathrooms, and wash all dishes, pots, and pans. Please remove all perishable food from the refrigerator. Please take all trash and garbage with you as you go. The trash can be taken to the Northampton County trash center. Go south on Smith Beach Road, Rt. 666. At the end of Rt. 666 take Rt. 634, like you came in. At the end of Rt. 634 turn left onto Courthouse Road. Go 1 1/2 miles, passing Northampton High School on your right. See the gated trash center on the left. The trash center is open Mon.-Sat. 7:30AM to 6:00PM and Sunday 1 :00PM to 6:00PM. THANK YOU!
Locally you can phone Keith or Sherry Bull. You can reach Jeff Bull or Andrea Bull.
THINGS TO KNOW:
The hot water heater is located in the garage. When turning on the hot water, be patient, it takes a little while to arrive.
The wifi password is the same as the local assistance phone number for Keith Bull.
When using the TV please use the DIRECT remote only.
TAKE A BOOK LEAVE A BOOK:
We have many books on the book shelves in the living room. A great many vacationers enjoy reading books while relaxing. Please feel free to take a book and leave the book you have just finished reading.
WE APPRECIATE YOUR VACATIONING AT BAY VIEW COTTAGE. PLEASE KEEP US IN MIND FOR FUTURE VACATION PLANS.