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Dragonfly Peaceful Spacious Getaway -2 Blocks from Atlantic Ocean

People11
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Overview


Details
Property
house
People
11
Bedrooms
5
Bathrooms
3
Minimum Stay
7 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 5 bedroom holiday home in Gloucester - Dragonfly

4 bedroom home near beaches, lighthouse, and Rocky Neck Art Colony

Gracious turn of the century 4 bedroom home available for rentals. 3 baths, modern kitchen, 1/2 acre of land with patio & grill. Located 1 mile from Good Harbor Beach , 2 blocks from Bass Rocks/Atlantic Ocean, & near wedding venues: 1 mile from Elks, 2.5 miles from CruisePort and 2.5 miles from Eastern Point Yacht Club. Rocky Neck Art Colony with shops and restaurants are also nearby.

Bedroom arrangements as follows:

Bedroom 1 - 2 King beds & ensuite bath

Bedroom 2 - 1 Queen & ensuite bath

Bedroom 3 - 1 Queen

Bedroom 4 - 1 Queen & ensuite bath

Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered

Owner
Patricia Bongiorno
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
8 October, 2016

About Patricia Bongiorno

I have lived and operated the Dragonfly Inn for 10 plus years and love the Gloucester area - beautiful beaches, non-touristy casualness, great seafood and closeness to other interesting seacoast areas such as Manchester by the Sea, Newburyport, Salem and Cranes Beach in Ipswich. Having grown up on the seacoast "island" of Nahant, Gloucester in the summer satisfies my craving for the ocean. When craving city life, Boston is just a 45-minute drive or a 50 minute train ride away.

Patricia Bongiorno purchased this house in 2000

Why Patricia Bongiorno chose Merrimack Valley & Essex County

Great for family/friend gatherings with large fully equipped kitchen with patio & grill and large living/room dining room that seats 12 comfortably. Plenty of room to get away to relax and read a book or take a nap. Nice walking promenade along the Atlantic rocky coast with crashing waves just two blocks away.

What makes this house unique

While staying you are close to beaches, restaurants, etc. but you are in a very quiet retreat where you can really relax, listen to the waves, birds and peepers.

Reviews

4/5 -
(3 traveller reviews)

Dragonfly Peaceful Spacious Getaway -2 Blocks from Atlantic Ocean
average rating of 4.0 based on 3 reviews
4

Very Spacious

  • 4 of 5

Very large rooms, plenty of space and many extras. Some work needs to be done

  • Review Submitted: Aug 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Peaceful, quiet location

  • 3 of 5

Overall the place was perfect for a family with small children. We really didn't have to worry that they would mar anything. There is no air conditioning downstairs but they did have fans. There are window units upstairs and that was comfortable. Plenty of hot water, well stocked kitchen but the refrigerator was not very clean and the water filter was bad. There were lots of spiders in corners, the coffee pot was dirty but we found a percolater and a French press. The stove was finicky, had to light the burners. The beds were comfortable and the washer and dryer were good. The walk to the beach is long especially for small children and the parking fee is steep, $25, but you can park free after 3 and can always drop off. The nature trail next to the house is a glorified dog walk area, lots of manure, glass and trash.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Love this house!

  • 5 of 5

What a beautiful paradise! The house is spacious and well equipped with every kitchen gadget and amenity to provide a comfortable and convenient vacation. We loved the fenced yard with badminton, comfortable patio furniture and raspberries and cherry tomatoes to pick. The neighborhood felt safe and quiet and was an easy walk to the ocean and a short bike ride to shops, restaurants and public beaches.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 16, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Good Harbor Beach

Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Gloucester, Merrimack Valley & Essex County

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£2,505
for 7 nights
£2,505
£9,543
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £398

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Gloucester in Eastern Massachusetts

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq. ft.
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bath (no shower) , Jacuzzi
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bath (no shower) , Jacuzzi
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bath (no shower) , antique soaking tub with shower add-on
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , first floor
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 5 - 1 Single Bed , very small bedroom
    Bedroom 1 - 2 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 2nd level very large bedroom
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed , first level ensuite bath also has small kitchenette
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • Kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis

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