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Lighthouse Point in Scituate Harbor

People2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

On the water in Scituate Harbor

PLEASE EMAIL ME BEFORE YOU GET YOUR HEART SET TO VISIT. LET'S MAKE SURE THE ROOM YOU WISH FOR IS IN FACT AVAILABLE THE DATES YOU WISH TO STAY SO THERE IS NO DISAPPOINTMENT. THANK YOU! ~Marj

JULY 23- 27, 2017 is AVAILABLE for guests. For some reason Calendar shows it is blocked.

Sail or drive to my seaside home, my little piece of heaven on a peninsula by Scituate Harbor. Located across from the yacht club and shopping district. Relax on the beach, stroll to the stores, award winning restaurants, galleries, movie theatre and churches. Cruise on Scituate Harbor, whale watch anyone? Use my kayak, bike? Located 20 miles south of the best city in the world - Boston - and 20 miles north of Plymouth Rock, a historical gem - is a room with a view furnished with a queen size bed, fridge, micro, toaster oven, coffee pot and hi speed internet. Enjoy the views of my awesome community from the deck! Also close by is Wamputuck State Park, 1 of a handful of wonderful walking, hiking trails. The foliage in autumn is astounding! This is a 3 story home. Guest resides on first floor. My puppy and I live very quietly on the upper floors.

Longer stays are welcome.

More Details

Owner
Marj
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
14 November, 2017

About Marj

I am one of a handful of lucky folks that get to eek out a living as an artist. My main focus is glass melting although I draw, dabble in paint and am a metalsmith, and fiber artist as well. My main website is glassthingsdotcom. I live a small simple life here with my puppy Simon. We take long walks every day and have a lot of laughs.

Marj purchased this house in 1995

Why Marj chose Scituate

I have lived in town for 44 years. If you are looking for something I am pretty sure I can find it for you or direct you to it.

I had so much fun last summer sharing my home I thought we'd try this website too. I am a pretty busy lady and will be around as much or as little as you wish. You will be the boss of this!

What makes this house unique

We are pretty low key here. It is truly important to me my guests have a wonderful, and relaxing visit with us. Plus where else will you find the owner supplies fresh brewed coffee for you each morning and a little nosh!

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Scituate in Plymouth County

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Max. adults: 2
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • If you would like your pet to accompany you please contact me in advance. Marj
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Golf Course Front ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • village ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
Entertainment:
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing

Reviews

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Lighthouse Point in Scituate Harbor
average rating of 4.423077 based on 26 reviews
5

Left yearning for more waves and ocean walks. Fabulous!! 🌊❤️

  • 5 of 5

If I am ever in the area I hope there is vacancy. Color therapy and fresh air and I am leaving a new woman.

🌊❤️🌎🙏🏻❤️🌊

  • Review Submitted: 17-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was so nice to come in that grey day and see you and Susan snuggled in the cozy corner with blankies, books, treats and conversation. All was well in the world that moment! Thank you for being such great guests! ~Marj
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I lost $550

  • 1 of 5

I have never given a bad review after using Homeway (a fantastic service, I might add!) many times, but this, unfortunately, is a situation that I think potential renters need to be aware of. The owner is sometimes nice but, in key situations, extremely uncooperative. Because the owner refused to give me a receipt she generated, I lost a company reimbursement of $550. I explained this to her, but she still refused. In addition, she dragged her feet returning some items I left at her place. I still have not received them after two weeks, despite my best efforts. She has a disability and used that as an excuse not to send the items right away but she manages to keep up the rental in many ways so I am unhappy to say that is a poor excuse. As for the rental itself, we were disappointed. It was too small for us. It may be okay for you but we felt very cramped. In closing let me say that even though we tried our best to take careful care of the place the owner did not even say thank you when we left. It felt like the cold shoulder. It was a disappointment. Again, we are so sorry to leave such a poor review but we are doing it in the name of protecting future renters. Please be careful.

  • Review Submitted: 18-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I regret the guest found the room size too small. I show an accurate portrayal of my offerings. The immaculate room this guest stayed in includes a comfy queen size bed (Murphy Bed), desk, chair & ottoman and microwave, toaster oven, refrigerator, coffee maker and double size closet with California Shelving - with ocean views and a full size immaculate private bathroom equipped with toiletries and plenty of towels. I also supply coffee, morning muffins or other baked goods in addition to a basket of goodies. What this guest failed to mention is without my permission her husband slept on a comfortable sectional sofa in my private studio space. I did not mention to these guests I found this objectionable. This guests poor husband clearly did not wish to be on this trip and I wanted him to be as comfortable as possible. I have no idea what 'disability' this guest refers to me having. I have never been disabled a day in my life. Nor do I ever give people the cold shoulder, ever. I offered this guest a receipt on my business stationary and she was angry I did not have a letterhead from VRBO. I explained to her how to get what she wanted. The room rental cost for this guest was 375. for 3 nights lodging not 550. The claim about not returning the guests underwear she left here also is not true. I tried several times to do so. I have all the emails showing this failed effort. Sharon your goods are still by the front door packed in a box and ready to be shipped or picked up. I go above and beyond for all my guests and a little bit further in some instances like I did with these guests.
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Monroe, New York
4

FANTASTIC !!!!

  • 4 of 5

The entire trip was Fabulous ....Marj was liking meeting a new friend, she could not have been more accomodating for us...Thank You again !

  • Review Submitted: 02-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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shutesbury mass
2

Not what we expected!!

  • 2 of 5

Marj was very nice. The space was much smaller than we expected and it was just a bedroom and a bathroom no sitting area or table to eat at. It is across the street from the ocean not on the ocean and a 10 min walk to the lighthouse. Quite noisy there as well.

  • Review Submitted: 09-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Why would you make up such things Theresa? Did you not see the sign on the desk stating please enjoy the common areas in my studio including use of tables as some enjoy a meal at one of the tables in my studio. A meal prepared in your room because the room is so well equipped to do so. Also stated on this notice in a frame on the desk is to 'feel free to enjoy 'anything' that is not behind the screen in studio which is a private space.' I don't get it. My studio is immaculate and others enjoy the space so much. If for some reason you did not see this notice why did you not mention this to me. You may recall I asked you several times - at least once a day if there was anything you needed. You aways replied everything is fine! I am sad for you that you did not have a nice time here. Certainly all these issues you speak of that really were not issues could have been easily resolved. I don't get it...
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East Providence, RI
5

Scituate is an amazing place!

  • 5 of 5

Loved this quaint New England town. The owner is a thoughtful host always ready to help with any needs. Room and bath were immaculate and well stocked. Would highly recommend.

  • Review Submitted: 04-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Awesome, relaxing

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time. Marj was a great hostess. Very helpful with info on places to go. Very friendly. Like coming home. I feel like I have another family member. Will absolutely go back next year.

  • Review Submitted: 22-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you had a nice time reconnecting with your old gang! Take good care...
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Location

Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Logan Again
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Walk
Nearest Train
2 Miles
Greenbush Line
Nearest Motorway
8 Miles
Route 3
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
walk
Nearest Beach
My Beach
Car: necessary

I have lived in town for 44 years. If you want 'it' I can most likely find 'it' for you.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Scituate, Eastern Massachusetts

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
July- Fall
8 Jul 2017 - 15 Jan 2018
2 night minimum stay
£195
for 2 nights
From
£94
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£195
for 2 nights
From
£94
 

Additional pricing information

cleaning fee £7.52

A 50. deposit required for pets refundable immediately upon your departure...if pet has not soiled area.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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